Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 21:43
The NHRC Wednesday asked the Rajasthan government to compensate a woman who delivered a baby by the roadside after a state government health centre refused to admit her.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 19:42
There are a large number of problems in India associated with women and child health, so their healthcare should be a priority for the government, the NHRC`s chairperson said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 08, 2013, 20:58
The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central and state governments on a plea by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) seeking a country-wide epidemiological survey to identify the magnitude of mental health problems.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 21:44
he National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Wednesday issued notice to all health secretaries demanding an explanation on the shortage of medicine for tuberculosis (TB).
Last Updated: Friday, October 26, 2012, 18:34
The NHRC said that is has constituted an expert committee to frame guidelines for clinical drug trials, following unethical complaints.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 23, 2011, 00:00
A "savage preference for males" leads to killing of 7 lakh babies each year in India.
Last Updated: Monday, December 27, 2010, 00:00
NHRC has questioned the Health Min and the Maha govt over a media report of malnutrition death.
Last Updated: Monday, October 19, 2009, 00:00
Mental illness will be the biggest health risk in India by next year but the number of specialist doctors to deal with it is grossly inadequate.