No Sex Education, Say Uttar Pradesh Teachers Uttar
Pradesh is all set to introduce sex education in its schools from Class 9, but teachers have threatened to burn the books , saying the material goes against Indian culture.
"The books on sex education supplied by the government should be promptly withdrawn," Om Prakash Sharma, chief o...
Yellow Rain Lashes Uttar Pradesh Village
Yellow rain lashed Maqdumpur Qazi village in Uttar
Pradeshs Kaushambi District for over a week.
Villagers feel the yellow rains are due to divine displeasure.
The dried up drops dot the concrete floors, roofs and dish antennae across the village.
The villagers are scared th...
36 Children Die of Encephalitis in Uttar Pradesh
With the onset of rains in large parts of north India, encephalitis has once again struck in the pockets of eastern Uttar
Pradesh where the virus has already claimed the lives of 36 children, officials said.//
Even as health authorities claim the currently spreading virus was not the deadly Ja...
Mainpuri- First District in Uttar Pradesh to Impart Sex-Education to Girls
Mainpuri will be the first district in Uttar
Pradesh to impart sex education to girl students of 70 junior high schools, officials said today. //
The state government had selected Mainpuri and Allahabad districts to start the sex education in which girls will be educated about the HIV/AIDS an...
High Court Stops Functioning of Ayurvedic, Unani Colleges in Uttar Pradesh
The Allahabad High Court today directed Uttar
Pradesh government to stop functioning of all but one medical colleges in the state imparting education in Indian Medicine. //
The court asked the state government not to continue with counselling and admission process in these colleges.
Fresh Polio Cases Reported In Uttar Pradesh
The news of fresh polio cases coming from Uttar
Pradesh has disproved the claims of health authorities about the eradication of polio,// as 17 new cases have been reported in the state.
This is reported by the annual report of the National Polio Surveillance Project (NPSP) issued here this mo...
Bihar And Uttar Pradesh Must Take Initiative In Population Control
According to an NGO official India’s population stabilization solely rests on the two northern states of Bihar and Uttar
Pradesh//, which has the highest fertility rates.
'India's population stabilization is possible if Bihar and Uttar
Pradesh take an immediate lead in checking population growth...
Encephalitis Has Claimed 400 Lives In Uttar Pradesh
Japanese encephalitis continues to claim victims in India's most populous state of Uttar
Pradesh, where nearly 400 people, mostly children, have died since the disease broke out a month ago. //
Union Health Minister Ambumani Ramadoss Thursday visited Gorakhpur, where a nodal treatment centre wa...
Encephalitis Deaths Cross 220 in Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow, Aug 26 . Japanese encephalitis deaths continue to rise in Uttar
Pradesh and the latest toll has crossed 220 in less than a month. //
Dr.T.N.Dhole from Microbiology Department of Lucknow's Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences blamed "official apathy" for the unab...
Encephalitis Claims 131 lives in Uttar Pradesh
Encephalitis is slowly spreading in UP and causing more deaths especially in children. 11 more deaths were reported from Gorakhpur. The toll caused by the rapidly spreading killer virus // in the state has gone up to 131.
While the disease was so far confined largely to Gorakhpur and neighbor...