Bihar CM Nitish Kumar Favours Herbal Farming
The Chief Minister of Bihar Mr. Nitish
Kumar is all for a giving a boost to herbal plants.While his predecessor Rabri Devi used to cultivate potato, tomato and green vegetables// at their official residence, he wants to develop the place as a resource centre for herbal farming.
Nitish Kumar c...
Healthcare And Education Top Most Priority Of The Govt: Nitish
Chief Minister Nitish
Kumar today said providing quality healthcare and education to the people of Bihar was the topmost priority of his government and for this the government had earmarked enough fund //.
After flagging off four mobile hospitals christened as 'apan asptal (own hospital) and ...
Bihar Under the Grip of Kala Azar
...t about those cases that go unreported in rural areas? There was no figure available about them," Thakur said.
Early this year, Chief Minister nitish
Kumar set up the task force on kala azar headed by Thakur to suggest measures to eradicate the disease by 2010.
Thakur said that continued spr...
Ganges River Dolphins Continue to Die in India
...are also killed for their meat, skin and oil.
Alarmed over the dwindling number of the rare river dolphins in the Ganges, Bihar Chief Minister nitish
Kumar had announced a move to save the species last year. But things have hardly moved beyond government files.
"Nothing has happened at the g...
Women Deliver Babies With Eye Defects in Jharkhand Villages
"There is a possibility that pregnant women are either inhaling toxic elements or are consuming them through polluted drinking water," said nitish
Priyadarshi, an environmentalist, who has worked on water pollution in coal mining areas.
He added: "The state government should investigate th...
Bihar to Wipe Out Kalaazar by 2010
‘We have set 2010 as the deadline for wiping out kalaazar with the help of the central government and other agencies,’ Chief Minister nitish
Kalaazar - medically known as Visceral Leishmaniasis - is the second-largest parasitic killer in the world after malaria. Bihar face...
Social Vaccine Is New Mantra To Fight AIDS
...arly at the panchayat level in the rural areas.
The delegation interacted with elected representatives in the state and later met Chief Minister nitish
According to official figures, 1,078 people among Bihar's over 83 million population are infected with the virus - but AIDS campaigners cl...
India registers 3,000 dengue patients, toll crosses 40
...ernment decided to set up a dengue detection centre at the Patna airport as well as at all railway stations in the state capital.
"Chief Minister nitish
Kumar is monitoring the situation and has asked top officials to take urgent steps to prevent the spread of the disease," an official said. The state ...
Talk Show Host Shekhar Suman Plans to set up Heart Hospital in Patna
...ather Phani Bhusan Das were granted instant appointment with Chief Minister nitish
Kumar Monday night.
After meeting nitish
Kumar, Suman said he had been assured that the state government would conve...
Donation Of Blood, Organs, Act Of Great Humanity: Shekhawat
...e bearers of Indian Red Cross Society in carrying forward the work for expansion of the blood bank programme.
Governor R S Govai, Chief Minister nitish
Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, State Health Minister Chandramohan Rai, besides Rajya Sabha members Shatrughan Sinha, Digvijay Singh a...