Advertisement


Ayushman Bharat
Opinion  /  Published 11.11.20

How ayushman is Bharat?

There has been an exorbitant rise in out-of-pocket expenditure and its subsequent impact on the consumption basket and intra-household allocation of resources has not gone unnoticed. In 2015, the Worl...
By Aarushee Shukla in

Opinion  /  Published 16.10.20

Uneven keel: India's healthcare spending

Being unprepared to tackle a health crisis could be akin to losing half the battle. This certainly seems to be true in the case of India. An Oxfam report has found that India spent just 4 per cent of ...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.20

Letters heat up Bengal farm tussle

The Mamata Banerjee government on Tuesday brought to the public domain two letters sent from the chief minister to Union agriculture and health ministers on September 9, stating Bengal’s conditi...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.01.19

Ayushman threat to post office

Around 200 Trinamul activists led by MLA and Nadia chief Gourishankar Dutta on Saturday threatened to shut the Krishnagar head post office down unless the delivery of the Centre’s Ayushman Bharat sc...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

West Bengal  /  Published 10.01.19

Bengal exits Ayushman; ‘meddle’ salvo at PM

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday likened Narendra Modi’s decisions to those of “Mussolini and Hitler” while accusing the Prime Minister of “destroying” the country’s feder...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

Health  /  Published 26.12.18

Doctors issue manifesto for 2019 elections

An alliance of doctors on Wednesday released a charter of demands for rational, ethical and universal healthcare to people in India and called on political parties to incorporate the charter into thei...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.10.19

Health glass half full (or empty)

Inactive hospitals and fewer patients’ admissions than expected have vexed a nationwide health scheme launched by the Centre a year ago to provide free hospital treatment to poor and vulnerable fami...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.05.20

Over 1 cr availed free treatment under Ayushman Bharat: NHA

Over one crore people have availed treatment worth around Rs 13,412 crore for free in hospitals across the country under the Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme since its launch in September 2018,...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.06.20

Covid-19 could be opportunity for India to speed up Ayushman Bharat: WHO chief

The Covid-19 pandemic, which has presented challenges for several nations, could be an opportunity for India to speed up the health insurance scheme Ayushman Bharat, especially with a focus on primary...
By PTI in

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.09.18

Praise on lips, bill worries in heart

Private hospitals in the capital, who are starting to implement the national PM-JAY Ayushman Bharat scheme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday here, said it would help poor patients but...
By RAJ KUMAR in Ranchi


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.