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Health bodies welcome National Health Policy
http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/health-bodies-welcome-national-health-policy-117031700853_1.html
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/health-bodies-welcome-national-health-policy/1/906520.html
http://www.thestatesman.com/india/national-health-policy-has-its-heart-in-right-place-1489862512.html
http://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/health-bodies-welcome-national-health-policy/1009062
http://www.jagran.com/news/national-experts-welcome-new-health-policy-15695164.html

Tobacco sends $1 trillion up in smoke every year
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/tobacco-sends-1-trillion-up-in-smoke-every-year/articleshow/56465680.cms

Mission Wipe out Malaria
http://www.dnaindia.com/health/report-mission-wipe-out-malaria-2280791

GOVERNMENT’S MOHALLA CLINICS GET GLOBAL ACCOLADE
http://www.dailypioneer.com/city/governments-mohalla-clinics-get-global-accolade.html

Mission Oral Health
http://www.newindianexpress.com/lifestyle/health/2016/dec/10/mission-oral-health-1546739.html

19 Oct, 2016: GST Council meet: Panel discusses rate; reaches consensus on compensation 19 Oct, 2016: GST Council meet: Panel discusses rate; reaches consensus on compensation
http://www.firstpost.com/business/gst-council-meet-panel-discusses-rate-reaches-consensus-on-compensation-3059206.html

18 Oct, 2016: Tax cigarettes, bidis, chewing tobacco at 40% under GST
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-tax-cigarettes-bidis-chewing-tobacco-at-40-under-gst-2265098

25 Sept: SC strengthens gutkha ban, says stop the sale of all chewable tobacco
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/sc-strengthens-gutkha-ban-says-stop-the-sale-of-all-chewable-tobacco-3048791/

17 Oct: Why did you choose to promote oral cancer, surgeon asks Pierce Brosnan
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/why-did-you-choose-to-promote-oral-cancer-surgeon-asks-pierce-brosnan/article9232035.ece

Combating non-communicable diseases to be key agenda at WHO summit next week
http://indianexpress.com/article/world/world-news/combating-non-communicable-diseases-to-be-key-agenda-at-who-summit-next-week-3010158/

Delhi: Two die of malaria within three months, ending death-free spell of four years
http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/delhi-two-die-of-malaria-within-three-months-ending-death-free-spell-of-four-years-3017625/

86% of killer mosquitoes breed in domestic water tanks: Govt study
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/86-of-killer-mosquitoes-breed-in-domestic-water-tanks-Govt-study/articleshow/53988442.cms

Underweight children, overweight adults on the rise: National survey
http://dnasyndication.com/showarticlerss.aspx?nid=8QH9ArmVRkkJQz5rYs09ebPCrbEpNi91I9sBTqhrPQs=

Chikungunya, dengue on twin peaks
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/chikungunya-dengue-rise-hospitals-symptoms-medicine-3013730/

Combating NCDs effectively
http://www.financialexpress.com/fe-columnist/combating-ncds-effectively/349341/

India can eliminate Tb just like Polio
http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/column-locating-tb-hotspots-to-tackle-a-curable-disease-2248234

Affordable healthcare for all
http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/R6pWEvJviVfuaBvVNpNUcO/Affordable-healthcare-for-all.html

New blood proteins could lead to early detection of severe vivax malaria’’
http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/R6pWEvJviVfuaBvVNpNUcO/Affordable-healthcare-for-all.html

VHAA hails move to ban smokeless tobacco
http://www.sentinelassam.com/ghy_city/story.php?sec=1&subsec=0&id=277663&dtP=2016-08-15&ppr=1#.V718ZZN95E4

VHAI launches free X-ray facility for OST patients
http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/cities/jalandhar/vhai-launches-free-x-ray-facility-for-ost-patients/263236.html

Data for Research into Health Inequality in India
http://www.epw.in/journal/2016/26-27/notes/data-research-health-inequality-india.html

9 ways we can transform the mental health scene in India
http://www.dnaindia.com/health/report-9-ways-we-can-transform-the-mental-health-scene-in-india-2232353

Niti Aayog vision document: Does India need a national health policy?
http://www.financialexpress.com/article/industry/companies/niti-aayog-vision-document-does-india-need-a-national-health-policy/306844/

Copper and silver vessels are age-old bacteria killer
http://www.indiawaterportal.org/articles/copper-and-silver-vessels-are-age-old-bacteria-killers

WHO's health report card
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-who-s-health-report-card-confirms-india-s-massive-non-communicable-disease-burden-222356

WHO's health report card
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-who-s-health-report-card-confirms-india-s-massive-non-communicable-disease-burden-222356

Plastic bottles & containers can weaken your teeth
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/plastic-bottles-containers-can-weaken-your-teeth/article8678465.ece

Smoking stems bone growth
http://www.dailypioneer.com/city/smoking-stems-bone-growth-doctors.html

Living in Delhi akin to passive smoking: Expert
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Living-in-Delhi-akin-to-passive-smoking-Expert/articleshow/52316163.cms

Cancer cases in India likely to soar 25% by 2020: ICMR
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Cancer-cases-in-India-likely-to-soar-25-by-2020-ICMR/articleshow/52334632.cms

A Red Flag
http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/editorials/lancet-report-young-suicide-india-crime-a-red-flag-2794151/

Health and nutrition for all
http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/comment/health-and-nutrition-for-all/234308.html

VHAI demands ban on tobacco products in J&K
http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/vhai-demands-ban-on-tobacco-products-in-j-k-116051700878_1.html

Receding floodwaters bring back malaria fear
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/Receding-floodwaters-bring-back-malaria-fear/articleshow/51988411.cms

World Malaria Day observed
http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=apr2616/city051

Arunachal observes World Malaria Day
http://www.arunachaltimes.in/arunachal-observes-world-malaria-day/

To our health
http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/editorials/to-our-health-2/

Health gets a boost: Govt to focus on setting up mohalla clinics, polyclinics, adding 10,000 hospital beds
http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/health-gets-a-boost-govt-to-focus-on-setting-up-mohalla-clinics-polyclinics-adding-10000-hospital-beds/

Why India has maximum stillbirths
http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=236723

Centre sets target of making India malaria-free by 2030
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Centre-sets-target-of-making-India-malaria-free-by-2030/articleshow/50969050.cms

Breastfeeding can cut child deaths, save Rs 4k crore per year
http://health.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/breastfeeding-can-cut-child-deaths-save-rs-4k-crore-per-year/50989553

Too much or too less: India battles body mass index blues
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Yearly-spend-on-diabetes-is-Rs-1-5-lakh-crore-rising-by-30-per-annum/articleshow/50909542.cms

Punjab losing battle against drug addiction, says study
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Punjab-losing-battle-against-drug-addiction-says-study/articleshow/50894491.cms

1st time in 10 yrs, sex ratio in Haryana crosses 900
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/infant-mortality-down-improvement-in-immunisation-coverage-in-13-states/

Kilkari project on health advice to roll out Friday
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/kilkari-project-on-health-advice-to-roll-out-friday/

Sorry state of India's health care sector
http://www.business-standard.com/article/specials/sorry-state-of-india-s-health-care-sector-115122700695_1.html

How India Can Cure Its Health System
http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2015/12/14/how-india-can-cure-its-health-system/

India Health Report 2015 released: Key points you need to know
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/education/story/india-health-report/1/544495.html

GM mosquitoes to help fight malaria
http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/gm-mosquitoes-to-help-fight-malaria-115120800278_1.html



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