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Collaborations must to make medical value travel successful: Minister Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar
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Collaborations must to make medical value travel successful: Minister Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar has called for "multilateral collaborations between countries, facilitated by knowledge sharing, leading to formulation of effective policies aiding accessible, affordable, and…

Pandemic Policy must define G20 Health Policy: India
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Pandemic Policy must define G20 Health Policy: India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: India has called upon G20 nations to make 'pandemic policy' the defining part of G20 Health Policy.Addressing the first Health Working Group meeting under G20 India Presidency here on Wednesday (January 18), Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare…

WHO reduces days of isolation for Covid-19
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WHO reduces days of isolation for Covid-19

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reduced the period of isolation by persons with Covid-19 symptoms and those who test positive for the disease. For patients with symptoms, the new guidelines suggest 10 days of isolation from the date of symptom onset. Previously, WHO…

Kerala reintroduces masks, sanitiser in public places
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Kerala reintroduces masks, sanitiser in public places

In what is clearly a precautionary measure, the Kerala Government has reintroduced masks and sanitisers in public places and vehicles. The new instruction would remain valid for one month.In a gazette notification released to the media on Monday (January 16), the Government…

G20 Working Group on Health to hold its first meeting in Thiruvananthapuram from January 18 to 20
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G20 Working Group on Health to hold its first meeting in Thiruvananthapuram from January 18 to 20

The first Health Working Group meeting under India's G20 presidency will be held in Thiruvananthapuram from January 18 to 20, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday. The meeting would focus on tracking health emergencies, preparedness and response, strengthening cooperation…

Kerala Literature Festival finds a place in World Tourism Calendar
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Kerala Literature Festival finds a place in World Tourism Calendar

The Kerala Literature Festival, held annually in Kozhikode, has been included in the World Tourism Calendar. The traditional Thrissur Pooram, which showcases Kerala's rich percussion symphony and fireworks, and the Kochi-Muziris Biennale are other two major events in Kerala…

Dubai to host Arab Health from Jan 30
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Dubai to host Arab Health from Jan 30

Dubai, Dec 24: The latest edition of Arab Health will be held at Dubai World Trade Centre from January 30 to  February 2, 2023. The online edition will be held from January 9 to March 2, 2023. Already 3000 exhibitors have registered for the gala event from 70 countries and…