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DNA: Non Stop News, February 07, 2020

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Feb 07, 2020, 21:54 PM IST

Is Rahul Gandhi instigating protests in the Lok Sabha?

The Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned for the day after Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi condemned a Congress member’s attempt to attack Harsh Vardhan when he condemned Rahul Gandhi for his indecent language against Narendra. On the other hand, the Congress MP Manickam Tagore said that this a total lie and they went to the 'well of the house' to ask the Speaker to intervene and stop the speech of BJP minister.

Feb 07, 2020, 18:30 PM IST

Government orchestrated ruckus in Parliament to prevent me from raising questions: Rahul Gandhi

An uproarious scene was witnessed in Lok Sabha leading to an adjournment of the proceedings for nearly an hour after Union Minister and BJP leader Harsh Vardhan demanded an apology from Congress party over objectionable remarks made by its MP Rahul Gandhi against PM Modi recently.

Feb 07, 2020, 16:42 PM IST

Scuffle over Rahul Gandhi's statement in Lok Sabha

Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned today for nearly an hour after Union Minister and BJP leader Harsh Vardhan demanded an apology from Congress party over objectionable remarks made by Rahul Gandhi against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Feb 07, 2020, 14:50 PM IST

Congress MPs rush towards Union Minister Harsh Vardhan

Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned today for nearly an hour after Union Minister and BJP leader Harsh Vardhan demanded an apology from Congress party over objectionable remarks made by Rahul Gandhi against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Feb 07, 2020, 13:20 PM IST

BREAKING NEWS: Congress MPs rush towards Union Minister Harsh Vardhan in Lok Sabha, trigger chaos

During Question Hour when Rahul rose to ask a question, Harsh Vardhan said he would like to first "unequivocally condemn the outlandish remarks of the Congress leader against Prime Minister Narendra Modi" made during an election rally.

Feb 07, 2020, 12:22 PM IST

High-level meeting at PMO on coronavirus outbreak; Health Ministry starts 24X7 helpline

The meeting was chaired by P K Mishra, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, which was also attended by the Cabinet Secretary, Home Secretary, Foreign Secretary, Defence Secretary, Health Secretary, Civil Aviation Secretary and several other top officials.

Jan 25, 2020, 21:03 PM IST

BREAKING NEWS: Govt sets up 7 teams to check coronavirus outbreak, opens 24X7 call centre

Dr Harsh Vardhan directed the multidisciplinary central teams to visit the seven states where thermal screening is being done at the seven designated airports - New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Kochi.

Jan 25, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

Indian envoy to US Harsh Vardhan Shringla named next Foreign Secretary

Indian Ambassador in Washington Harsh Vardhan Shringla appointed new Foreign Secretary.

Dec 23, 2019, 20:54 PM IST

National Cancer Awareness Day: Bengaluru couple's initiative will win your heart

National Cancer Awareness Day is celebrated on November 7th every year in India. The announcement to observe the day was made in September 2014 by Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan. On this day, watch how a couple's worthwhile initiative in Bengaluru is bringing a smile to cancer patients.
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Nov 07, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Government launches eco-friendly 'green' crackers ahead of Diwali

In its efforts to curb air pollution, the government on Saturday launched eco-friendly 'green' firecrackers. The announcement was made by the Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Vardhan during a press conference in New Delhi.

Oct 06, 2019, 20:37 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal asks Centre to participate in anti-dengue drive

Kejriwal said that the Delhi government has now directed all its employees to participate in the campaign.

Sep 16, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

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