02 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Asserting the government's commitment towards the fight against AIDS, Union Health Minister JP Nadda yesterday said that the National AIDS Control Programme will continue as a Central Sector Scheme 1.
21 Jan 2016
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be highlighting the need to ensure a life of dignity for the differently-abled with distribution of aids among nearly 8,000 people here tomorrow.
13 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Actress and singer Shruti Hassan, daughter of actor-filmmaker Kamal Hassan, has given her voice for an online campaign for AIDS awareness.
01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: HIV-AIDS is considered to be a big taboo in the society. From the cure to its treatment, people believe in some presumed notions and myths about the deadly disease. As the world celebrates December 1 as the Aids Day, we bring you some of the most common myths that people follow blindly which actually needs to be taken care off:
01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: It is yet another World AIDS Day where HIV prevention or rather elimination has been a hot topic since it has taken shape of an epidemic. In India, HIV is a stigma even though many awareness campaigns have been orgnaised by both government and non-governmental orgnaisations. People keep off from HIV infected patients resulting in a major hurdle for its treatment and elimination at large.
03 Dec 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Police said the money in the account of suspected ISI agent Mohammad Eizaz, who was arrested from Meerut on November 27, was deposited from Srinagar and gulf countries.
01 Dec 2013
New Delhi: At least 2,10,000 children died from AIDS-related illnesses in 2012, according to a report by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
10 Oct 2015
NEW DELHI: New HIV infections in India could rise for the first time in more than a decade because states are mismanaging a prevention programme by delaying payments to health workers, the United Nations envoy for AIDS in Asia and the Pacific said.
03 Mar 2015
Washington: Two of the four known groups of human AIDS viruses originated in western lowland gorillas in Cameroon, scientists said.