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AAP: Beginning of a novel experiment in politics
By Dr Sandeep Pandey  
29 December, 2013

The long road ahead
By Shaleen Rakesh  
22 December, 2013

"Co-infections and HIV beget each other": Dr Dilip Mathai
By Shobha Shukla  
21 December, 2013

Partners-in-crime: HIV and Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)
By Bobby Ramakant  
21 December, 2013

How can you treat your illness unless you take your medicines?
By Shobha Shukla  
19 December, 2013

No excuse to not end HIV transmission to children
By Shobha Shukla  
19 December, 2013

Cardiovascular diseases threaten to reverse gains made in treating HIV
By Bobby Ramakant  
19 December, 2013

How has India done in its fight against AIDS?
By Bobby Ramakant  
19 December, 2013

Growing thrust for combination HIV prevention
By Shobha Shukla  
19 December, 2013

ASICON 2013 calls for fully utilizing domestic competencies in fighting AIDS
By Bobby Ramakant  
19 December, 2013

Deploying technology, managing treatment well - makes the difference!
By Bobby Ramakant  
4 December, 2013

The AAP phenomenon and what it means for us
By Dr Rahul Pandey  
4 December, 2013

Intellectual property and decriminalization: Don't have to wait for laws to be changed
By Bobby Ramakant  
25 November, 2013

New infections outstrip the region's HIV responses
By Swapna Majumdar  
24 November, 2013

Moving Towards the Triple Zero Goal
By Swapna Majumdar  
17 November, 2013

Vietnam urges more methadone treatment for people who use drugs
By Le Nguyen  
17 November, 2013

Pneumonia: a disease for all ages
By Citizen News Service  
13 November, 2013

Smoke, smoke everywhere, not a puff to breathe
By Shobha Shukla  
12 November, 2013

Innovation is crucial in fight against AIDS
By Swapna Majumdar  
11 November, 2013

Falling Walls advance innovation, sustainability and social impact
By Bobby Ramakant  
10 November, 2013

Story of struggle of MDR-TB survivor
By Shobha Shukla  
6 November, 2013

Orchids Bloom: Best practices on harm reduction shared
By Sumita Thapar  
6 November, 2013

Double Trouble: Diabetes and Tuberculosis
By Shobha Shukla  
5 November, 2013

A call for urgent regulation of e-cigarettes
By Shobha Shukla  
5 November, 2013

India moves forward in the fight against MDR-TB
By Shobha Shukla  
3 November, 2013

Will innovations and partnerships improve tuberculosis control?
By Bobby Ramakant  
3 November, 2013

A Shorter And Cheaper MDR-TB Treatment is just round the corner
By Shobha Shukla  
3 November, 2013

Call for attention to biggest killer of children-under-five: Pneumonia
By Bobby Ramakant  
3 November, 2013

MDR-TB: A Real Threat To TB Control
By Shobha Shukla  
31 October, 2013

Childhood TB will no longer be 'the neglected of the neglected': Spigelman
By Bobby Ramakant  
31 October, 2013

Asthma medicines still unaffordable for many
By Shobha Shukla  
27 October, 2013

Compassionate Counselling is a solid pillar of MDR-TB programmes
By Shobha Shukla  
22 October, 2013

Changing Notions of Masculinity, Preventing Violence Against Women
By Swapna Majumdar  
15 October, 2013

Childhood TB Roadmap will help save lives: Experts
By Bobby Ramakant  
10 October, 2013

Living Soil Saves Lives
By Citizen News Service  
9 October, 2013

With a little bit of help...
By Shobha Shukla  
3 October, 2013

First-Ever Targeted Roadmap Outlines Steps to End Childhood TB Deaths
By Shobha Shukla  
3 October, 2013

Children and women are at risk of heart disease too
By Bobby Ramakant  
3 October, 2013

Did they trick us into smoking?
By Carolyn Kavita Tauro  
25 September, 2013

APACT Urges Indonesia To Ratify FCTC And Shun The Tobacco Industry
By Shobha Shukla  
23 September, 2013

Youth is the cornerstone for tobacco control activities
By Mukta Srivastava  
21 September, 2013

Tobacco industry interests are in conflict with public health
By Shobha Shukla  
19 September, 2013

When whole becomes greater than the sum of its parts
By Bobby Ramakant  
18 September, 2013

Integrated TB and HIV care in Myanmar gives hope
By Bobby Ramakant  
17 September, 2013

Largest-ever push to diagnose tuberculosis within two hours
By Bobby Ramakant  
14 September, 2013

NASSCOM Foundation and Genpact announce NASSCOM Social Innovation Honours 2014
Press Release  
11 September, 2013

Surgical advancements to salvage the diabetic foot
By Shobha Shukla  
8 September, 2013

Two diseases, one patient…
By Carolyn Kavita Tauro  
8 September, 2013

Are Healthcare workers Tuberculosis Proof?
By Alice Tembe  
30 August, 2013

When he vomited blood one day...
By Shobha Shukla  
23 August, 2013

Indoor Air Pollution: The Air I Breathe
By Alice Tembe  
29 July, 2013

5 years survival after lung cancer treatment remains low
By Bobby Ramakant  
27 July, 2013

Clean cookstoves save lives, promote health
By Bobby Ramakant  
24 July, 2013

Breathe in… breathe out…
By Carolyn Kavita Tauro  
24 July, 2013

Keep it Simple...
By Sumita Thapar  
20 July, 2013

Scaling up natural fertility awareness methods increases access to family planning
By Bobby Ramakant  
18 July, 2013

Major thrust to improve responses to non-communicable diseases
By Bobby Ramakant  
17 July, 2013

Safe air should be there for all of us to share
By Shobha Shukla  
15 July, 2013

Towards a nuclear-free world
By Bobby Ramakant  
14 July, 2013

New WHO guidelines on HIV treatment and prevention
By Bobby Ramakant  
3 July, 2013

Tailor ARV-based HIV prevention strategies in local contexts: Report
By Bobby Ramakant  
20 June, 2013

Unmet family planning needs: Bad for economy and health
By Bobby Ramakant  
12 June, 2013

Investment needed to accelerate progress on sexual and reproductive health and rights
By Bobby Ramakant  
6 June, 2013

Most biogas plants tell a dark tale of neglect in Bharawan
By Bobby Ramakant  
6 June, 2013

Are key affected women and girls marginalised at Women Deliver 2013?
By Bobby Ramakant  
1 June, 2013

Down With TAPS - For A Tobacco Free World
By Shobha Shukla  
31 May, 2013

Turning point: More girls in Malaysian colleges than boys
By Bobby Ramakant  
28 May, 2013

Investing in women's reproductive health is smart economics: Report
By Bobby Ramakant  
28 May, 2013

Misconception about Asthma
By Diana Esther Wangari  
26 May, 2013

Call to improve asthma care and control
By Rahul Kumar Dwivedi  
17 May, 2013

The unsung heroines of the slums
By Shobha Shukla  
17 May, 2013

Should asthma control us or we control asthma?
By Bobby Ramakant  
8 May, 2013

Asthma: Recognising the triggers
By Carolyn Kavita Tauro  
7 May, 2013

Are we doing enough to protect right to clean air?
By Bobby Ramakant  
7 May, 2013

No more business as usual: Call to manage asthma well
By Shobha Shukla  
3 May, 2013

Asthma control requires affordable, accessible quality-assured essential medicines
By Citizen News Service  
3 May, 2013

Are we doing enough to protect right to clean air?
By Bobby Ramakant  
3 May, 2013

73.6% child brides, 28% female literacy in Maharajganj UP
By Kulsum Mustafa  
25 April, 2013

New technique to prevent diabetic lower-limb amputations
By Shobha Shukla  
22 April, 2013

TB rates need to drop 10 times faster for elimination by 2050
By Bobby Ramakant  
19 April, 2013

Deadly synergy: Tobacco smoking and lung cancer
By Bobby Ramakant  
13 April, 2013

Do not miss lessons from roll out of new diagnostic tests for MDR-TB
By Bobby Ramakant  
12 April, 2013

Migrants and TB: Trapped in conflict of border control and health policies
By Bobby Ramakant  
11 April, 2013

Fight against drug-resistant TB has come a long way in Viet Nam
By Bobby Ramakant  
11 April, 2013

Improve utilization of methods to prevent STIs and unintended pregnancies
By Bobby Ramakant  
9 April, 2013

Cycle Beads: The Bead String For Family Planning
By Shobha Shukla  
8 April, 2013

The hanging over, let us now find out who organized the attack?
By Dr Sandeep Pandey  
28 March, 2013

Guidelines for Clinical and Operational Management of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
By Shobha Shukla  
25 March, 2013

We can stop TB: With a little bit of love and a pinch of will power...
By Shobha Shukla  
25 March, 2013

Catch them early - can we?
By Carolyn Kavita Tauro  
23 March, 2013

Heart specialists from India awarded by American College of Cardiologists
By Citizen News Service  
23 March, 2013

Breaking the Silence Finally on Child Sexual Abuse
By Anjali Singh  
22 March, 2013

Tuberculosis and women: The case of Swaziland
By Alice M Tembe  
12 March, 2013

TB: yet another killer of women
By Carolyn Kavita Tauro  
8 March, 2013

TB care and control under gender lens
By Bobby Ramakant  
7 March, 2013

All I Want Is Clean And Safe Air
By Shobha Shukla  
7 March, 2013

Movie with four friends or dignity for four women in 'those days'?
By Alka Pande  
7 March, 2013

Another Trial to Help Women Control HIV Infection Ends In Setback
By Kakaire Ayub Kirunda  
5 March, 2013

Diabetes is self-inflicted that can be tackled by applying common sense
By Shobha Shukla  
4 March, 2013

Gender equality is essential across all MDGs
By Rahul Kumar Dwivedi  
4 March, 2013

Jal Satyagrah in Sitapur
By Dr Sandeep Pandey  
24 February, 2013

The Mismatch Between Donor Priorities And Global Health Needs
By Shobha Shukla  
21 February, 2013

Rising Of A Billion Voices For Justice
By Mukta Srivastava  
17 February, 2013

A Pennyworth Experience
By Payel Bhattacharya  
17 February, 2013

TB In Children: An Avoidable Problem
By Dr Shoma A Chatterji  
12 February, 2013

Civil society appeals to strengthen TB control in Andhra Pradesh
By Bobby Ramakant  
6 February, 2013

Results of TB vaccine study: Longer road ahead
By Bobby Ramakant  
6 February, 2013

One-third of all cancers preventable
By Citizen News Service  
6 February, 2013

Appeal to President to not sign anti-rape ordinance: Women rights' organizations
By Citizen News Service  
6 February, 2013

Cochrane Review Gives Thumbs Up To GeneXpert Test For Detection Of MDR-TB
By Shobha Shukla  
6 February, 2013

Health leaders warn that designated smoking areas threaten public health
By Citizen News Service  
25 January, 2013

TB Is A Social Disease With Medical Consequences
By Shobha Shukla  
22 January, 2013

Thrust on research to protect MSM and transgender people from HIV
By Bobby Ramakant  
20 January, 2013

Can HIV Positive Couples Lead A Happy Conjugal Life?
By Dr Shoma A Chatterji  
16 January, 2013

Front-page of South Asian newspapers under gender lens
By Citizen News Service  
11 January, 2013

Demand for speedy trial and higher conviction rate in sexual assault cases
By Alka Pande  
7 January, 2013

People demand tougher laws against sexual assault
By Bobby Ramakant  
2 January, 2013