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Harsh Vardhan

Most cancers can be cured if detected early: Minister

Members suggested raising tax on tobacco items, ensuring affordable treatment and setting up early detection centres at districts to battle cancer which they said had emerged as a major killer in the country.

Aug 01, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Congress questions Centre over Delhi's Hauz Qazi communal tension; PIL in HC seeks SIT probe

Congress has questioned the Centre and Home Minister Amit Shah for not intervening in the matter.

Jul 03, 2019, 12:01 PM IST

Parking row in Delhi's Hauz Qazi sparks communal tension

Member of Parliament from the Chandni Chowk constituency, Harsh Vardhan appealed to the people to maintain peace. 

Jul 02, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Eight ALS ambulances deployed to transport AES patients in Bihar: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Harsh Vardhan said that the government officials have also started house-to-house active case finding campaign in order to check the outbreak of deadly viral disease.

Jun 20, 2019, 18:34 PM IST

Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan meets Bihar government officials as Acute Encephalitis Syndrome claims 102 lives

Dr Harsh Vardhan also said that infrastructure has been set-up in Muzaffarpur for the test of AES-causing virus.

Jun 16, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

AES prevails in Bihar; Death toll reaches to 101

87 Children Die Within 2 Weeks in Muzaffarnagar as Encephalitis prevails in Bihar and in the latest update the death toll reaches to 101 in Bihar. Administration fails badly

Jun 16, 2019, 14:14 PM IST

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan reaches AES-hit Muzaffarnagar

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday visited Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, where 81 children have died due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in the past fortnight.

Jun 16, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

Harsh Vardhan shown black flags in Bihar over Acute Encephalitis Syndrome, heat stroke deaths

The protest was reportedly organised by members of the Jan Adhikar Party who claimed there was negligence in how the cases of Encephalitis were being dealt with.

Jun 16, 2019, 12:36 PM IST

Harsh Vardhan urges West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to intervene, ensure 'amicable end' to agitation

In a letter to CM Banerjee, he asked her to personally intervene in resolving the current impasse and take steps to provide a secure working environment to doctors in West Bengal.

Jun 14, 2019, 22:09 PM IST

Nipah virus: Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan takes stock of situation in Kerala

A joint team from NIV Pune and Animal Husbandry are investigating bats and other animals in the area for the possible time of transmission of infection, the Health Minister was informed.


Jun 06, 2019, 22:44 PM IST

Central Team to investigate Nipah outbreak in Kerala after one confirmed case

A Control room will be established and NCDC Strategic Health Operations Center (SHOC) has been activated. 

Jun 04, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Watch: Satte Pe Satta, 3rd June, 2019

This segment of Satte Pe Satta brings to you top stories of the 3rd June, 2019. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan cycles to office on day one

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan cycles to the office on day one. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 03, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

Doctors campaign for Dr. Harsh Vardhan in Delhi

Doctors campaign for BJP's Dr. Harsh Vardhan in Delhi for Lok Sabha elections

May 09, 2019, 08:34 AM IST

Some people heckle Delhi CM Kejriwal at official event

Some people started mocking Kejriwal by coughing as he began his speech.

Dec 28, 2018, 00:37 AM IST

Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan plays King Janak at Delhi's Ramleela event

Union Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday took part at a Ramlila event in Delhi. 

Oct 13, 2018, 22:16 PM IST

Union minister for environment acts in Luv Kush Ram Leela, Twitter wonders why

While many on Twitter see nothing wrong in Dr Harsh Vardhan participating in Ram Leela, there are others who believe a minister for the environment should be more concerned about Delhi's pollution than acting.

Oct 13, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Five-storey building collapses in Delhi, kills four children, two women

A five-storey "weak" building collapsed in northwest Delhi on Wednesday, killing four children and two women.

Sep 26, 2018, 22:36 PM IST

India-made passenger aircraft to fly in three years: Harsh Vardhan

A prototype of Saras flew in January earlier this year for 40 minutes over Bengaluru skies for the first time.

Aug 13, 2018, 23:53 PM IST

India showed global leadership by pledging to phase out single-use plastics by 2022: UN Environment chief

During an event to celebrate the WED-2018 on June 5 in New Delhi, India had pledged to eliminate single-use plastics from India by 2022.

Jun 09, 2018, 12:17 PM IST