Health Minister JP Nadda launches diabetes campaign

Health Minister JP Nadda on Wednesday inaugurated diabetes campaign, an initiative through which patients can get information and ways to prevent diabetes via a missed call.

AIDS deaths in India reduced by 55% since 2007: Nadda

India had recorded 1,48,309 deaths caused by AIDS in 2007, whereas, in 2015, the figure stood at just 67,600.

UN declaration backs India's policy on generic HIV/AIDS medicines

More than 80 percent of the antiretroviral drugs for treating HIV/AIDS are supplied by the Indian pharmaceutical industry and they have helped save millions of lives.

PM Modi approves raise in doctors' retirement age to 65 years

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday approved the retirement age of 65 years for doctors of central services, in an aim to strengthen the healthcare sector in the country, said an official statement.

NEET: No end to row; now, ordinance to be challenged in Supreme Court

NEET: No end to row; now, ordinance to be challenged in Supreme Court

Now, a fresh petition is expected to be filed in the Supreme Court to oppose the NEET ordinance.

NEET not deferred but implemented from May 1, President's nod has given it statutory support: JP Nadda

NEET not deferred but implemented from May 1, President's nod has given it statutory support: JP Nadda

Union Health Minister JP Nadda on Tuesday said that the presidential nod to the Centre's Ordinance on NEET has given it a much-needed statutory support.

NEET: What does signing of ordinance really mean for medical aspirants - Know here in 3 points

NEET: What does signing of ordinance really mean for medical aspirants - Know here in 3 points

NEET ordinance explained here in just three easy-to-understand points.

NEET: President Pranab Mukherjee signs Centre's Ordinance on uniform medical entrance examination

NEET: President Pranab Mukherjee signs Centre's Ordinance on uniform medical entrance examination

The presidential nod to the Centre's Ordinance or the executive order will now put on hold the common medical exam NEET for a year.

President seeks more information on NEET Ordinance

President seeks more information on NEET Ordinance

Nearly 6.5 lakh students have already taken the medical entrance test in the first phase of NEET held on May 1.

NEET: Health Minister JP Nadda meets President Pranab Mukherjee to explain why Union Cabinet took ordinance route

NEET: Health Minister JP Nadda meets President Pranab Mukherjee to explain why Union Cabinet took ordinance route

Nadda's ministry was asked by the President to explain the reasons for taking the ordinance route.

NEET ordinance: Union Health Minister JP Nadda to meet President on Monday

NEET ordinance: Union Health Minister JP Nadda to meet President on Monday

Union Health Minister JP Nadda will meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday.

NEET issue: Centre clears ordinance delaying common entrance exam, move challenged in SC

NEET issue: Centre clears ordinance delaying common entrance exam, move challenged in SC

A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Friday challenging the Centre's ordinance delaying the NEET examination by one year.

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: JP Nadda, Prakash Javadekar, Giriraj Singh to be dropped as ministers?

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: JP Nadda, Prakash Javadekar, Giriraj Singh to be dropped as ministers?

A report claimed on Wednesday that Health Minister JP Nadda, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and Minister of State in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Giriraj Singh could be dropped from the Narendra Modi Cabinet which is likely to be reshuffled soon.

NEET issue: Common medical entrance exam deferred this year, Centre to issue ordinance

NEET issue: Common medical entrance exam deferred this year, Centre to issue ordinance

So far 6.5 lakh students have already sat for the first phase of NEET held on May 1. The next phase of the exam is scheduled for July 24.

Feeling much better now: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi, who is down with high fever, on Tuesday said he is feeling "much better now" and that he should be "up and about in a few days".

NEET row: Centre may approach SC to defer common medical entrance test over 'practical differences' in implementing it

NEET row: Centre may approach SC to defer common medical entrance test over 'practical differences' in implementing it

Representatives from all states agreed that there were practical difficulties in implementing the NEET from the current year.

Govt to look into concerns raised by states against NEET: JP Nadda

Govt to look into concerns raised by states against NEET: JP Nadda

After an all-party meeting held to discuss issues related to the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Monday assured that all the issues raised by the states on the common medical entrance test would be looked into.

Know what happened when PM Narendra Modi got to know about Rahul Gandhi down with viral fever

Know what happened when PM Narendra Modi got to know about Rahul Gandhi down with viral fever

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has wished a speedy recovery to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who is down with high fever, Health Minister J P Nadda said on Monday.

NEET: JP Nadda meets state health ministers, says will soon formulate further course of action

NEET: JP Nadda meets state health ministers, says will soon formulate further course of action

The health ministers of states shared their views on holding NEET this year.

NEET issue: Centre to hold strategy meeting with state Health Ministers today

NEET issue: Centre to hold strategy meeting with state Health Ministers today

The apex court had ruled that from this academic session, students would have to appear for the NEET to seek admission to any medical or dental colleges in the country.