Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 14:12
A woman`s most private item of personal hygiene, the sanitary pad, is at the centre of a raging open controversy in Pune, Maharshtra`s cultural and academic capital, for the past few months.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 06, 2013, 00:19
Maharashtra government`s ambitious `Blood on Call` scheme, which will ensure that blood is delivered to the needy within 30 minutes of making a call to number 106, will be rolled out in Mumbai and four other districts from August 15.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 00:13
The Maharashtra government will partner the UK for strengthening and upgrading health infrastructure in the state`s urban areas, state Health Minister Suresh Shetty said today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 17:48
To fight cancer effectively, the Maharashtra government will set up day care chemotherapy centres in rural parts of the state, Health Minister Suresh Shetty today told the state Legislative Council.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 10:22
According to officials in the health department, 762 persons tested positive from January to September 2012 for the disease.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 06, 2012, 11:14
Contrary to the official claims of elimination of leprosy in Maharashtra, the state is witnessing a constant increase in the number of fresh cases detected 2007 onwards.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 17:13
Maharashtra government has made it mandatory to declare `brain death` and certify it accordingly.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 12:57
The Maharashtra government has lent its support to the efforts taken by the medical fraternity in the state to create awareness about handwriting legibility amongst doctors to prevent prescription errors.