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India’s new National Health Policy to provide affordable universal health coverage

India's new health policy aimed at building affordable universal healthcare through multi-stakeholder partnership

After a gap of over 15 years since the last National Health Policy was framed in 2002, India today announced The National Health Policy, 2017. Its considered as a huge milestone in the history of health sector in the country to address the current and emerging challenges necessitated by the changing socio-economic, technological and epidemiological landscape. The said National Health ...

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Amazon a laggard in India, fakes delivery status?

This World health day 2017, let’s talk out depression!

In digital India, one should adopt to the digital payments platforms, but deal with online shopping giants at ones own peril! The attraction of relatively discounted rates can be a major hazard and go on to become a ground for suffering deficiency in services, harassment and unending inconvenience. It was a think tank event organised by the Hero Motor Corporation ...

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Health Ministry in digital India era launches app for Adolescent Health

India's app for adolescents to tackle six key topics ranging from nutrition, substance abuse to sexual and reproductive health. Pic Courtesy- Unicef India

India is determined to make use of the Digital India means to ensure health awareness reaches its masses across the country be it urban set-ups or rural areas. India is home to 253 million adolescents which is largest in the world in terms of absolute numbers and central to policy making so as to ensure health issues doesn’t hinder India’s ...

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India is awakening to health benefits of Olive Oil: Bhasin

India has low per capita Olive Oil Consumption

There is a growing interest among 1.25 billion Indians to lead a healthy life and hence they all are seemingly keen on deriving health benefits from all possible day to day chores. Cooking Oil is one such ingredient that Indian households are aware can be a transformative force. Here, Rajneesh Bhasin, President, Indian Olive Association and MD, Borges India has ...

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India sweetens E-Visa facility with a pre-loaded Sim Card

India stands for absolute safety of tourists (Pic- Courtesy-GoIndia)

Notwithstanding the media bashing, India at its core with the inherent ethos of Athiti Devo Bhava (Guest is God) has undertaken another path breaking initiative to reinforce its commitments to ensure that India is absolutely safe and welcoming destination! Mahesh Sharma,Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism and Culture, launched the initiative of the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India ...

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Developmental issues and symptoms with kids in formative days

Child playing artistic impressions with clay

The formative years in lives of children are the building block that sets the foundation of a happy and meaningful life-cycle. These years are joyful for parents, who labour hard to put everything together to ensure that their respective children grow-up in most health and holistic manner. However, it not uncommon among parents to slightly negligent and inadvertently commit mistakes ...

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How kids master the art of fine balance?

Kids have own way to learn balance

Finding the right balance between work, life, parents, spouse, friends is not a easy task. This battle continuous throughout ones life. But, has one ever felt curious about the manner a toddler learns to graduate from crawling to balance oneself on its feet, or while sitting. Having learned about the tactile and proprioception in the earlier posts, it’s time to ...

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India and U.K. deal open skies to code-sharing, more flights 

Indian Civil Aviation Minister Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju with his British counterpart during signing of MOU to further open skies between most Indian and British cities

The BREXIT is on the top watchlist of all nations, corporates and other stakeholders keen to know the repercussions this transition, wherein Britain formally exits from European Union. This deal is not easy to come by, as both the stakeholders have to protect their stakes and may have divergent sets of demands and expectations from each other. While, the said ...

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Swings are fun and also handy to treat vestibular stimulus in children

Suffering falls and learning to rise and balance better is all about healthy kids

In India there is a old saying that children learn to grow with falls they suffer! In many ways, the saying is correct, even when one grows up and the fall shifts from playgrounds to corporate world. Here in the fifth article in this series,  having learned about the tactile and proprioception in the earlier posts, it’s time to learn ...

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Kids with misplaced sense of proprioception tend to get fussy, vulnerable to injuries

OT intervention helps attain sense of precopception Pic courtesy: Isha Foundation

Importance of experiencing a touch (tactile) sensation and organising those stimuli meaningfully as well as appropriately is the key to function optimally for kids. If not organised properly, it may hamper functioning or participation of a child with sensory processing disorders in few or more activities of daily living like brushing, bathing, wearing clothes, grooming etc. It may manifest in ...

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Pro-conservation Kaziranga witnesses increase in Rhino population

One Horned baby and mother Rhinoceros at Kaziranga National Park

In the ongoing conflict between man and animal in terms of rightful occupation of the natural habitat, conservation often takes a backseat! But, the Indian state of Assam has not let such analogy malign its one of the world renowned national park. No doubts, poaching of Rhinoceros in Kaziranga at one time was a big menace due to astronomical increase ...

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Andhra Pradesh hunts for world travel market at Madrid roadshow

Andhra Pradesh 2017 Madrid Roadshow for high end tourists and investors

Eyeing a jackpot in terms of attracting high end foreign tourists, the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh organised a roadshow one the sidelines of the FITUR 2017 travel mart in Madrid, Spain. The Sunrise state of Andhra Pradesh is blessed with some of the finest tourist destinations in India, and is also known as the land IT and technology under ...

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