IDFC Private Equity Invests Rs 90 Crore In Manipal Health Systems
Marking its first major investment into country's booming healthcare market, infrastructure investor IDFC today said it has placed a private equity placement of Rs 90 crore
in Bangalore-based Manipal Health Systems // , acquiring a minority stake in the firm.
The investment was made by IDFC Pr...
Haryana to Spend Rs 750 Crore on Rural Health: Hooda
Jhajjar, June 10 (PTI) Haryana would spend more than Rs 750 crore
over next four years for improving rural health infrastructure, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said today. //
The Congress government was committed to providing best possible healthcare facilities at the village level and...
Consumer Court Dismisses Rs 143 Crore Negligence Claim
New Delhi. The National Consumer Commission today dismissed the medical negligence claim to the tune of Rs 143 Crores filed by a US-based doctor //who had alleged that his wife died because of negligence given at a Kolkata hospital.
The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission Bench com...
Rs 749 Crore To Be Spent On Rural Health Mission In Haryana
A sum of Rs 749 crore
would be spent in Haryana for implementation of National Rural Health Mission upto the year 2010 in order to reduce infant mortality rate// in the state, Chief Minister Bhupinder SIngh Hooda said today.
Addressing a Nav Nirman Rally organised by President of All India Khet...
New Lifeline Express Train Inaugurated
...almic testing room, laboratory, X-Ray etc. The new coaches are designed and manufactured by Integral Coach Factory, Perambur with the cost of Rs. five crore
In his vote of thanks, Shri J.P.Batra said that it has been the constant endeavour of Indian Railways to help the Impact India ...
Village Panchayat in Tamil Nadu Bans Tobacco Consumption
...se revenue from tobacco products. As against this, the amount spent on medical treatment for tobacco related diseases is believed to be nearly 40, 000 crore
rupees per annum.
India is the third largest tobacco producer and consumer in the world after China and the US. India exports only one fourth ...
Dabur India Q4 Profit Surges 31%
...t during the fourth quarter of 2006-07 to Rs 65.70 crore
as against Rs 50.22 crore
in the corresponding quarter of the previous fisca...t Rs 444.76 crore, up 33.7 per cent over Rs 332.69 crore
earned a year earlier.
For the full year e...
Tobacco Menace and What can Be Done About It
...rious forms on human health, the World Health Organization is calling for stringent regulations on smoking.
Tobacco generates about Rs.7,964 crore
annually but spends for treatment of tobacco related diseases is about Rs.27,661 crore, according to WHO estimates.
The results of a recent s...
Fortis to Inject Rs.300 Mn into Escorts Hospital
...sive care units at the Escorts hospital here will soon get a Rs.300 million boost from its new owner Fortis Healthcare.
"We will invest Rs.30 crore
(Rs.300 million) in Escorts within two years," Fortis Healthcare managing director Shivinder Mohan Singh said Monday.
"Due to Dr. Naresh Treha...
Titan may Produce Glucose Watches Soon
...For diabetics, a prick-less sensor of this kind would be most welcome. India tops the list of diabetics with 3.5 crore. It is projected to cross the 5 crore
mark easily by 2025.
Diabetics must monitor their blood glucose levels. Strict control over blood glucose has been shown to decrease the risk...