Articles about Mansukh Mandaviya

NEET-PG 2022 exam not postponed, fake notice being circulated: NBE

07 May 2022

India
NEET-PG 2022 exam not postponed, fake notice being circulated: NBE

The National Eligibility Entrance Test-Postgraduate (NEET-PG 2022) will take place on May 21 as scheduled and hasn't been postponed, clarified the National Board of Examinations (NBE).

Health minister says no to BJP MP's population control bill

02 Apr 2022

India
Health minister says no to BJP MP's population control bill

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya told the Rajya Sabha on Friday that instead of using 'force (jabran),' the government had successfully used awareness and health campaigns to accomplish population control.

Centre alarmed as COVID-19 sees huge surge in South-East Asia

17 Mar 2022

India
Centre alarmed as COVID-19 sees huge surge in South-East Asia

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting amid the exponential rise in COVID-19 cases in China and South-East Asia.

75% adults in India fully vaccinated against COVID-19: Centre

30 Jan 2022

India
75% adults in India fully vaccinated against COVID-19: Centre

Over 75% of India's eligible adult population is fully vaccinated, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday.

After SC order, NEET-PG counseling to begin from January 12

09 Jan 2022

India
After SC order, NEET-PG counseling to begin from January 12

The counseling for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Postgraduate (NEET-PG) will begin from January 12, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday.

Government flags underutilization of COVID-19 emergency fund by states

03 Jan 2022

India
Government flags underutilization of COVID-19 emergency fund by states

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday said that all states have collectively utilized only over 17% of the central government's Rs. 23,123 crore Emergency COVID-19 Response Package II (ECRP-II).

NEET-PG counseling: Government to retain Rs. 8 lakh EWS criterion

02 Jan 2022

India
NEET-PG counseling: Government to retain Rs. 8 lakh EWS criterion

The central government on Friday submitted an affidavit before the Supreme Court (SC) concerning Economically Weaker Section (EWS) reservation in undergraduate and postgraduate medical seats.

NEET-PG counseling protest: AIIMS resident doctors association withdraws tomorrow's strike

28 Dec 2021

India
NEET-PG counseling protest: AIIMS resident doctors association withdraws tomorrow's strike

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Residents Doctors Association (RDA) in Delhi on Tuesday announced its decision to withdraw the December 29 strike.

COVID-19: India reports 6K+ cases; adds 75 new Omicron cases

28 Dec 2021

India
COVID-19: India reports 6K+ cases; adds 75 new Omicron cases

India on Tuesday reported over 6,300 new COVID-19 cases with an active caseload of over 75,000.

No Omicron cases in India: Health Minister tells Parliament

30 Nov 2021

India
No Omicron cases in India: Health Minister tells Parliament

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya Tuesday informed the Rajya Sabha that no cases of the Omicron variant of coronavirus have been detected in India.

COVID-19: India reports 8K+ infections; lowest in 538 days

22 Nov 2021

India
COVID-19: India reports 8K+ infections; lowest in 538 days

India on Monday reported over 8,000 new COVID-19 cases, the lowest single-day tally in the last 538 days.

PM Modi to meet CMs, district officials over low vaccinations

01 Nov 2021

India
PM Modi to meet CMs, district officials over low vaccinations

The Union Health Ministry will convene a meeting on November 3 to boost the COVID-19 vaccination capacity of 11 states, whose numbers are lagging behind the national average.

COVID-19 vaccinations cross 1 billion in India; 21% fully vaccinated

21 Oct 2021

India
COVID-19 vaccinations cross 1 billion in India; 21% fully vaccinated

India's COVID-19 vaccinations crossed the 100 crore mark Thursday morning.

Former PM Manmohan Singh diagnosed with dengue; condition improving: AIIMS

16 Oct 2021

India
Former PM Manmohan Singh diagnosed with dengue; condition improving: AIIMS

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been diagnosed with dengue, officials at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, said Saturday, adding his condition is improving gradually.

Modern women don't give birth, they want surrogacy: Karnataka Minister

11 Oct 2021

Politics
Modern women don't give birth, they want surrogacy: Karnataka Minister

Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar on Sunday said that "modern" women are not interested in giving birth and blamed them for disappearing joint families.

India administers over 1 crore COVID-19 vaccines for 5th time

28 Sep 2021

India
India administers over 1 crore COVID-19 vaccines for 5th time

India administered more than one crore coronavirus vaccine doses on Monday, taking the cumulative number of administered doses in the country to above 86 crore, according to the Union Health Ministry.

Vaccine Maitri: India to resume COVID-19 vaccine export next month

21 Sep 2021

India
Vaccine Maitri: India to resume COVID-19 vaccine export next month

The Union Health Ministry on Monday said that India would be resuming the export of COVID-19 vaccines under its ambitious "Vaccine Maitri" initiative from October.

India sets record by administering 2.5 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses

17 Sep 2021

India
India sets record by administering 2.5 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses

India administered more than two-and-a-half crore coronavirus vaccine doses in a day for the first time as the central government strived to set a new record on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 71st birthday.

As Modi turns 71, Centre plans vaccination record, welfare programs

17 Sep 2021

India
As Modi turns 71, Centre plans vaccination record, welfare programs

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government is planning a grand 20-day outreach program to mark the 71st birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

After Vijay Rupani's resignation, new CM may be sworn-in tomorrow

12 Sep 2021

Politics
After Vijay Rupani's resignation, new CM may be sworn-in tomorrow

As Vijay Rupani tendered his resignation from the post of Gujarat Chief Minister, speculations are rife about who will succeed Rupani as the CM of the western state.

Kerala: Calls for strict lockdown grow as COVID-19 surge continues

01 Sep 2021

India
Kerala: Calls for strict lockdown grow as COVID-19 surge continues

As the COVID-19 situation is worsening in Kerala, the central government has reportedly indicated that only a "strict lockdown" can help the state curb the rising infections.

Karnataka to administer five lakh COVID-19 jabs daily from September

27 Aug 2021

India
Karnataka to administer five lakh COVID-19 jabs daily from September

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said the state will start administering at least five lakh COVID-19 vaccinations daily from September 1 with the help of the Centre.

Zydus Cadila COVID-19 vaccine may get emergency nod this week

10 Aug 2021

India
Zydus Cadila COVID-19 vaccine may get emergency nod this week

India's second indigenous COVID-19 vaccine, developed by Zydus Cadila, is reportedly likely to get emergency use approval (EUA) this week.

J&J's one-dose COVID-19 vaccine gets the nod in India

07 Aug 2021

India
J&J's one-dose COVID-19 vaccine gets the nod in India

India has approved Johnson & Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine for emergency use, the Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya announced today.

Four more Indian pharma firms expected to start vaccine production

03 Aug 2021

India
Four more Indian pharma firms expected to start vaccine production

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday said in Parliament that four more Indian pharma firms are expected to start anti-coronavirus vaccine production by October-November that will accelerate the inoculation drive.

Need to create awareness on zoonotic diseases: Union Health Minister

30 Jul 2021

India
Need to create awareness on zoonotic diseases: Union Health Minister

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for creating vigilance and awareness on zoonotic diseases, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday said.

COVID-19 cases may spike soon; no relaxation in curbs: Government

27 Jul 2021

India
COVID-19 cases may spike soon; no relaxation in curbs: Government

India may soon witness a resurgence of COVID-19 cases as the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday expressed concern over the slowdown in the drop of infections.

COVID-19 vaccine for children likely next month, says Health Minister

27 Jul 2021

India
COVID-19 vaccine for children likely next month, says Health Minister

India will likely start administering coronavirus vaccines to children in a matter of weeks, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said this morning, news agency ANI reported.

India to miss July vaccination target over low COVAXIN supply

26 Jul 2021

India
India to miss July vaccination target over low COVAXIN supply

India will miss its target to give out over 500 million (50 crore) coronavirus vaccine shots by the end of July, mainly because of low supplies of COVAXIN, its only indigenous jab so far.

Meet Mansukh Mandaviya, who replaced Harsh Vardhan as Health Minister

08 Jul 2021

Politics
Meet Mansukh Mandaviya, who replaced Harsh Vardhan as Health Minister

On Wednesday, Mansukh Mandaviya, 49, was made the new Health Minister of India in a major rejig of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Union Cabinet.

Gujarat: Article over CM Rupani's replacement lands news-editor in soup

12 May 2020

India
Gujarat: Article over CM Rupani's replacement lands news-editor in soup

The Gujarat Police has detained the editor of a Gujarati news website for allegedly suggesting in a news item that CM Vijay Rupani may be removed from his post.

Vijay Rupani to remain Gujarat CM, Nitin Patel his deputy

22 Dec 2017

Politics
Vijay Rupani to remain Gujarat CM, Nitin Patel his deputy

Vijay Rupani will remain as Gujarat CM. Recently, BJP returned to power in PM Modi's home-state for the sixth consecutive term.

Gujarat ka CM kaun: Will Smriti Irani be picked?

19 Dec 2017

Politics
Gujarat ka CM kaun: Will Smriti Irani be picked?

BJP has taken Gujarat for a record sixth-time, but with a reduced margin. The elections proved to be a mini-revival of sorts for the Congress under an "evolved" president Rahul Gandhi.

Shoe thrown at Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya in Gujarat

29 May 2017

Politics
Shoe thrown at Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya in Gujarat

Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Mansukh Mandaviya had a shoe hurled at him on Sunday at a public function in Vallabhipur town in Gujarat's Bhavnagar district.