Surrogacy Bill: Creating a black market for wombs

The provisions of the Surrogacy Bill 2016 will only lead to pushing the commercial surrogacy underground with surrogates becoming vulnerable to exploitation
Nikhil Thiyyar Delhi

Dengue Outbreak: Blame Game continues

While Delhi sees new cases of Chikungunya surfacing, the dengue outbreak continues unabated with the authorities concerned washing their hands off the matter altogether
Shibu Kumar Tripathi Delhi

Mohalla Clinic: A giant leap for healthcare

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government has managed to carve a new road for healthcare in India, its ambitious mohalla clinic initiative is making noise globally as an alternative to deteriorating primary healthcare facilities, being much more affordable and easily accessible
Shibu Kumar Tripathi Delhi

The Worst Job in the World

The latest Socio-Economic Caste Census data released in July last year reveals that 1.8 lakh households are engaged in manual scavenging across India. It’s time this statistic changed
Akshay Sharma Delhi 

Making Yoga Religion-Neutral

Hardnews Bureau Delhi

Dial H for health

The Union ministry of health and family welfare has a toll-free helpline which provides information related to reproductive and sexual health to callers Sumiran Preet Kaur Delhi

Sweat and tears

In the mad rush to meet the deadline for the upcoming Commonwealth games, the Delhi Metro is ignoring the health and well-being of its workers. The result could be disastrous Sadiq Naqvi Delhi

Death for lack of Rs 1.25

Lakhs of children die of diarrhoea every year in India, but the Union health ministry refuses to launch a national campaign to stop the killer epidemic
By Vijay Sanghvi

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