10 Feb 2012
Bihar Health Department Principal Secretary Amarjeet Sinha on Friday said his department would be able to spend 85 percent of the funds received under National Rural Health Mission (NRHM).
20 Jan 2017
Health insurance policy holders have considerable tax benefits. Your expense incurred for health insurance plans is eligible for tax deductions over and above the deduction of Rs. 1,50,000 available under section 80C of the Income Tax Act. That means the Medical insurance premium amount you pay canincreaseyour tax savingsup to Rs. 60,000under section 80D of IT Act.
19 Dec 2015
Patna: In a bid to prevent anaemia and malnutrition among children in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said that lemon and jamun trees be planted at all Aganwadi centres in the state.
09 Apr 2015
Patna: The Bihar government has decided to install an additional handpump in all primary and secondary government schools, state PHE Minister said on Thursday.
04 Nov 2016
It’s time to finally say goodbye to uncomfortable days of summers, and take delight in the refreshing cold breeze. Though winters bring with it the fun of basking in the sunshine, some feel dreaded by the chances of reduced immunity. Well, you can look stylish in hoodies and overcoats, while at the same time, stay healthy from inside.
25 Nov 2015
Patna: RJD president Lalu Prasad Yadav's son and Bihar Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav today asked government doctors to be present on duty round-the-clock in emergency wards in all hospitals in the state.
18 Oct 2016
New Delhi: According to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), as against 92.67 lakh policies due for renewal, only 74.79 lakh policies were renewed during 2014-15.
24 Oct 2015
Patna: Union Health Minister JP Nadda today sought to expose the 'hollow claim' of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on health issue by highlighting declining figures of institutional delivery as well as slide in number of patients coming to hospitals when JD(U) was in power without BJP.
27 Apr 2015
Patna: After restoring power in different quake-hit districts, personnel of Bihar power department are now waiting for government's instruction to visit Nepal and help the Himalayan neighbour in bringing back damaged lines.
06 Jan 2015
Hyderabad: Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan will be the brand ambassador for the medical and health department of Andhra Pradesh, health minister Kamineni Srinivas said here on Tuesday.