Northeast burning, it’s a repeat of Jammu and Kashmir, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

New Delhi : Terming the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) passed by Parliament unconstitutional, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Thursday that the entire northeast is “burning” in protest against the legislation, and what is happening in the region is a repeat of what happened in Jammu and Kashmir. The Leader of Opposition in […]

Rajhya Sabha winter session adjourned till Monday

Friday, November 18th, 2016
Ghulam Nabi Azad

New Delhi: Opposition in Rajya Sabha mounted attack on Modi government over the issue of demonetisation with leader of opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad blaming the move resulting in acute public inconvenience. The government, meanwhile, once again defended its decision as the one to weed out corruption and black money in Indian economy. The house saw […]

Modi government is only repackaging UPA schemes : Azad

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

New Delhi : Even as the Narendra Modi government is celebrating its second year anniversary, the Congress has claimed that the BJP-led NDA regime is only repackaging the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) schemes. Addressing the joint press conference, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun […]

India, US ink deal for cooperation in medical products

Monday, February 10th, 2014

New Delhi: The Indian health ministry Monday signed an agreement with the US Food and Drug Administration for cooperation in the field of medical products. The statement of intent on cooperation in the field of medical products was signed by Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and Margaret Hamburg, M.D., Commissioner of Food and Drugs, […]

‘Clinical trial regime needs to balance stakeholders’ interests’

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Bangalore: The Indian regulatory regime governing clinical trials needs to balance the interests of all stakeholders, Union Minister for Health Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Wednesday. He was speaking to presspersons after inaugurating the Baxter Global Research Center, located at Biocon subsidiary Syngene’s facility here. Mr. Azad said, “The industry has complained that the regulations […]

Social Action Group urges for proper approach by state govt on compensation for Endosulfan victims

Thursday, November 15th, 2012
Social Action Group

Mangalore : PV Mohan, AICC Member and Chief Trustee of Social Action Group for Empowerment ((SAGE) has said that the state government need to have a proper approach on the issue of providing compensation to the victims of the deadly pesticide Endosulfan. Speaking to reporters, he said a report based on the survey on endosulfan […]

Mangalorean Dr. Shwetha Kamath receives Best Junior Resident gold medal

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
Dr Shwetha Kamath

Mangalore : Pranab Mukherjee, president of India, conferred the prestigious gold medal for Best Junior Resident of 2012 on Dr. Shwetha Kamath of Mangalore at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences’ convocation ceremony held recently in New Delhi. Dr. Shwetha Kamath received her medal and certificate in the presence of Ghulam Nabi Azad, union […]