World Aids Day
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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