Tag Archives: Atal Bihari Vajpayee

AIIMS in Kashmir was originally sanctioned for Jammu: Minister

Jammu (IANS): The AIIMS sanctioned for the Kashmir Valley was originally meant for Jammu region, Minister of state in the PMO Dr Jitendra Singh said on Saturday.

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dr Ambrish Mithal conferred Padma Bhushan; Dr Y K Chawla, Dr Yog Raj Sharma receive Padma Shri

New Delhi (IANS): Cinema icons Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan were conferred the Padma Vibhushan — India’s second highest civilian honour — by President Pranab Mukherjee at an investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Wednesday.

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bharat Ratna, Padma awards conferred on prominent people

New Delhi (IANS): India’s high civilian honours — the Bharat Ratna and Padma awards — were on Monday conferred by President Pranab Mukherjee on a galaxy of prominent people who have done the country proud.

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mission Indradhanush launched with an aim to achieve full immunization by 2020

New Delhi: Health Minister J P Nadda launched ‘Mission Indradhanush’ here on Thursday. The Mission Indradhanush, depicting seven colours of the rainbow, aims to cover all those children by 2020 who are either unvaccinated or are partially vaccinated against seven vaccine preventable diseases which include diphtheria, whooping cough, tetanus, polio, tuberculosis (TB), measles and hepatitis B.

Posted in NEWS, Policy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Vajpayee inspired Indians for knee replacement: Surgeon

Panaji: India was exposed to knee replacements largely after former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee underwent the knee replacement procedures, a leading specialist said here.

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Process on to recognize Meghalaya institute’s MBBS course: Azad

Shillong: The union health and family welfare minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday said the government is in the process of recognising the MBBS course conducted by the North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) here.

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment