SC asks Centre, states to list out steps to curb leprosy

Supreme Court today asked the Centre and state governments to apprise it of steps taken to eradicate and curb leprosy, saying it was their responsibility to curb the spread of the disease which is curable.

Harsh Vardhan ask states to work with Centre on Ayurveda

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Saturday urged all the state governments to work with the Centre to improve the quality of Ayurveda healthcare services in the country.

Situation is very pathetic: Supreme Court on acid attacks

The Supreme Court on Friday expressed concern over growing number of acid attacks in the country.

Provide 3% reservation in govt jobs to disabled: SC to govts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Central and all state governments to provide reservation to disabled persons in government jobs.

Uma blames Centre, state governments for Ganga pollution

BJP leader Uma Bharti Sunday said she will continue to work for making the holy river pollution-free through her mass campaigns.

Time running out for Ganga: PM

Warning that time was running out to preserve the Ganga, PM Manmohan Singh pulled up state governments for tardy performance on sewage treatment.

State governments should focus on tourism sector: Sahay

State governments should focus
on developing tourism sector as it does not only generates
revenue but also provides employment to a large number of
people, Union Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahay said.