World Aids Day
Opinion  /  Published 02.12.20

Think again: Ayurveda surgery

Sir — The demand of India’s largest body of doctors, the Indian Medical Association, to withdraw the notification allowing ayurveda practitioners to be trained in surgery —...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.20

AIDS Day: Tatas focus on drivers

Tata Steel Foundation, which has been running an activity-filled awareness campaign among long-distance truck drivers about safe sex practices, released a report on World AIDS Day on Tuesday, indicati...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.20

On World AIDS Day, a concern

On the occasion of World AIDS Day, state health minister Banna Gupta urged couples belonging to the progressive section of society to get tested for HIV before tying the nuptial knot and set an exampl...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 03.12.19

Discrimination against HIV/AIDS patients persists

Sir — Last Sunday, World AIDS Day was commemorated in different parts of the world, including India. To this day, society continues to discriminate against patients of HIV/AIDS. The fear of social o...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 01.12.19

AIDS epidemic spectre in Meghalaya

Meghalaya is sitting on an AIDS time bomb, waiting to explode, activists fear.On World AIDS Day on Sunday, the general secretary of the Meghalaya State Network for Positive People (MSNP), Barry Leslie...
By Babul Dkhar in Shillong

North East  /  Published 01.12.18

Benefits must reach the poor: N. Biren Singh

Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh has warned of action against well-off people or government employees who are enjoying benefits of the government’s schemes that are meant for poor people, labou...
By Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh in Imphal

World  /  Published 03.12.18

Snapshots from the first decade of the AIDS crisis

When the World Health Organisation declared December 1 World AIDS Day in 1988, the disease was a global pandemic. By the end of that year, 82,362 cases of AIDS had been reported in the United States, ...
By New York Times News Service in


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