Sreeparna Chakrabarty

International standards for 19 new AIIMS

The first round of bidding will be on September 29,

01 Oct 2016

International standards for 19 new AIIMS

The first round of bidding will be on September 29, and selected firms will begin making presentations on October 14

25 Sep 2016

Post-Uri, free education for martyrs' kids

The decision on the backdrop of the recent attacks in Uri where many soldiers lost their lives.

25 Sep 2016

Contest local polls? send your kids to school first

Enrollment and completion rates of girls in primary school have improved and are catching up with those of boys.

11 Sep 2016

Delhi no stop for rape victims

Most state governments have put in the application proposal.

04 Sep 2016

Rape capital says no to Centre's crisis centre for victims

Despite being the infamous ‘rape capital of India’, Delhi doesn’t seem to need the Central government’s One-Stop Crisis Centres for violence-affected women.

04 Sep 2016

Uttar Pradesh polls trigger NCW hearings on crimes against women

A public meeting in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency Varanasi will be held next week.

28 Aug 2016

Mosquitoes bug Delhiites with chikungunya

MCD says 20 cases so far this year, however, the Delhi government maintained that fumigation drive is on track

28 Aug 2016

Don't worry, be appy

The app also tells the person about relaxation techniques and counsels on how to improve relationships at work.

28 Aug 2016

Bill seeks jail for brand ambassadors of sub-standard products

Bollywood actor Madhuri Dixit, who promoted Maggi, drew flak after the product was taken off shelves for sometime.

21 Aug 2016

Health Ministry rejects proposal for single 'smoking kills' message in films

The Union Health Ministry has opposed the Shyam Benegal committee’s recommendation.

18 Aug 2016

Health ministry checks in to cap medical colleges' fees

In India, there is a cap of $1,20,000 for fees charged by medical colleges from NRI students.

14 Aug 2016

Maneka pitches for one-month paternity leave

The rules of the Bill will be drafted later once it becomes a legislation after it is also passed the Lok Sabha.

14 Aug 2016

Writing a new chapter for religious seminaries

RTE will include ‘out of school’ institutions to recognise the education of madrasas and Vedic schools

07 Aug 2016

Poor get bitter medicine

In India, generic drugs are made by both branded and bulk drugs manufacturers, who sell them without the company label.

07 Aug 2016

Let's make in India, says Pharma devices sector

The decision was taken after representatives of the pharma sector met Prime Minister Narendra Modi

31 Jul 2016

Protect cows but do not kill human beings: Ramdas Athawale

Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale on the NDA’s Dalit outreach.

31 Jul 2016

'Political tourism' won't work in Gujarat: Naqvi

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi speaks about derogatory comments against Mayawati and the flogging of Dalit youths in Gujarat.

25 Jul 2016

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