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NHRC raps Health Ministry for delaying report on HIV drugs

NHRC raps Health Ministry for delaying report on HIV drugs

31 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has rapped the Union Health Ministry for failing to meet the deadline to respond to its notice issued over alleged shortage of life saving drugs for HIV patients.

NHRC,   Indian Health Ministry,   Health Ministry,   HIV,   HIV drugs,   National Human Rights Commission,   HIV patients,   India,  
History repeats itself: Darshan Pandya on 'Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar'

History repeats itself: Darshan Pandya on 'Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar'

31 Oct 2014

Mumbai: After 'Kya Huaa Tera Vaada', actor Darshan Pandya is upbeat about teaming up with TV zarina Ekta Kapoor on the new show 'Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar'.

Darshan Pandya,   Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar,   Kya Huaa Tera Vaada,   Ekta Kapoor,   Pallavi Kulkarni,   Ronit Roy,  
First <strong>human</strong> 'mini-stomach' grown in lab

First human 'mini-stomach' grown in lab

30 Oct 2014

Washington: The first functional 3D human stomach tissue in a laboratory has been grown by scientists using pluripotent stem cells. Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center used human pluripotent stem cells - which can become any cell type in the body - to grow a miniature version of the stomach.

human made stomach,   mini stomach,   3D human stomach,   stomach grown in lab,   scientists,   pluripotent stem cells,  
India wins re-election to UN <strong>Human</strong> <strong>Rights</strong> Council

India wins re-election to UN Human Rights Council

22 Oct 2014

United Nations: In a significant victory, India was re-elected to the UN's main human rights body for the period of 2015-17, receiving the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group.

UN Human Rights Council,   UNHRC,   India,   UN,   United nations,   UN General Assembly ,  
Ranbir Kapoor's '<strong>Roy</strong>' shoot in a spot of bother

Ranbir Kapoor's 'Roy' shoot in a spot of bother

28 Oct 2014

Mumbai: The unit of Ranbir Kapoor-starrer 'Roy', which was shooting in Malaysia, is said to have packed up earlier than scheduled due to unfavourable weather conditions in that country.

Ranbir Kapoor,   Roy,   Jacqueline Fernandez,   Tamasha,   Jagga Jasoos,  
Malala wishes to go back to Pakistan, join politics

Malala wishes to go back to Pakistan, join politics

24 Oct 2014

Islamabad: Pakistani teenage rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has expressed her desire to join politics and return to the Swat Valley where she was shot in the head by the Taliban.

Pakistan,   Rights activist,   Nobel Peace Prize,   Malala Yousafzai,   Swat Valley,   Taliban,  
PAC report on Goa mining goes missing, <strong>activist</strong> cries foul

PAC report on Goa mining goes missing, activist cries foul

28 Oct 2014

Panaji: Three years after it created a furore and hammered the first proverbial nail in Goa's multi-billion rupee illegal mining coffin, the legal fate of the controversial Public Accounts Committee (PAC) continues to be in limbo and the document itself is untraceable.

Panaji,   Goa,   multi-billion rupee,  illegal mining coffin,   legal fate,   Public Accounts Committee,   PAC,   document,  
BHRC gets 'forged' letter attributed to Bihar CM, orders probe

BHRC gets 'forged' letter attributed to Bihar CM, orders probe

24 Oct 2014

Patna: The Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) was in for a shock on Friday when they received a letter, purportedly from Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, which was later found to be forged on scrutiny.

Patna,   Bihar Human Rights Commission,   BHRC,   Bihar Chief Minister,   Jitan Ram Manjhi,  
Protesters in Hong Kong to vote on government proposals

Protesters in Hong Kong to vote on government proposals

24 Oct 2014

Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong say they will hold a straw poll on government proposals they had rejected earlier in  the week as the campaign in the Chinese-controlled city entered the fifth week on Friday. With crowds likely to swell at the weekend, student leaders late on Thursday announced a plan for an electronic poll of protesters on reform proposals tabled by senior city government officials in talks on Tuesday that failed to break the deadlock.

Hong Kong,   China,  United Nations Human Rights Committe,   Chinese Central Government,  
Gujarat scheme model for Centre's new programme for tribals

Gujarat scheme model for Centre's new programme for tribals

28 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Replicating a tribal welfare scheme first launched in Gujarat, the Centre on Tuesday rolled out the 'Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana' in one tribal block each of 10 states with the aim of bridging the gap between tribals and other sections in human development indices.

New Delhi,   tribal welfare scheme,   Gujarat,   Centre,   Vanbandhu Kalyan Yojana,   tribal block,   tribals,   human development indices,  

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