Medical care

Looking out for urban poor, Hyderabad's Basthi Dawakhanas in demand

Thanks  to Basthi Dawakhanas, urban poor in Hyderabad have access to better medical care, free of charge.

published on : 20th September 2020

Telangana government pulled up for failing to provide health services during COVID-19 lockdown

A PIL sought dedicated helplines for women seeking non-COVID related healthcare and permission for private vehicles carrying pregnant women to move freely.

published on : 7th May 2020

Medical care unavailable in the mornings at Karur railway station

Karur is one of the busiest stations in the Salem railway division, but it lacks a medical centre even as several amenities were inaugurated recently.

published on : 19th February 2020

Triage system set to revolutionise emergency medical care in Kerala

Emergency medical care provided by state-run hospitals will undergo a sea change as the Directorate of Health Services (DHS) has decided to implement the triage system.

published on : 27th April 2018

Law students offer Rs 1 crore if 'Mersal' team can prove Singapore gives free medical care

A section of law students here today offered Rs one crore to the producers of the film 'Mersal' and actor Vijay, if they proved that Singapore is providing free medical care.

published on : 24th October 2017

Facing life or death, pregnant Venezuelans flee to Colombia amid crisis

Amid the South American country's turbulent political and economic crisis, infant mortality reached 30.12 percent in 2016, with nearly 11,500 deaths of children between zero and one year old.

published on : 29th July 2017