Too much faith in private healthcare

Too much faith in private healthcare S. Srinivasan The Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana provides only an illusion of universal health coverage. — V. Sreenivasa Murthy Essential health services should not be left to private players, as envisaged in the 12th Plan draft.  The idea of free medicines for all announced recently by the Government of... Continue Reading →


The greatest Indian ! The only problem I have with this entire venture is the presumption 'after Mahatma" Aam sure that was put in deliberately in case the unthinkable happens.........that the babasaheb was the winner always.!!  

Sweet as sugary syrup

This story cannot be quite complete without bringing in the extremely sugary sweet, angelic, good-natured, perpetually smiling, ever kind, sensitive, generous, innocent Dr. Sevasadan into the picture. He was so humble that even humility felt out-maneuvered by him. He was so simple that even simplicity slid away having lost in his presence. He was so... Continue Reading →

Activists up in arms against new proposal on health care

Activists up in arms against new proposal on health care Aarti Dhar Share  ·   Comment (3)   ·   print   ·   T+ The Hindu CRYING FOR ATTENTION: A view of the public health centre at Srinivasa Nagar, Kolathur, Chennai shows the desolate condition it is in. Photo: B. Jothi Ramalingam. Health activists are up in arms against the... Continue Reading →

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