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The journey from victim to survivor

The law forbids defence lawyers from commenting upon a victim’s past sexual history during the trial.

15 Feb 2017 12:39 AM

After 2016 cut, fund to fight Aids receives 17.65 per cent boost

The programme was jeopardised earlier after Narendra Modi government had made a major cut in the social spending.

02 Feb 2017 4:37 AM

Centre approves schemes to improve cancer facilities

Mr Nadda also said India’s under-5 mortality rate and maternal mortality ratio declined at a higher pace than the global average.

30 Jan 2017 1:22 AM

Gay prince fights India’s war against AIDS

Gohil has been part of a campaign against the colonial-era law that bans homosexual acts in India

20 Jan 2017 1:23 AM

Gay prince on front line of India's war against AIDS

India has the third highest number of HIV/AIDS cases in the world according to the United Nations, with about 2.1 million people in 2015.

19 Jan 2017 1:02 PM


The need to know risks and benefits of marijuana

The current lack of scientific information poses a public health risk.

17 Jan 2017 2:14 AM

Compulsory HIV screening during pregnancy likely

The agenda of the government now is to reduce mother-to-child transmission.

16 Jan 2017 2:21 AM

Britain’s Prince Harry dedicates charity to Princess Diana

Princess Diana died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, when Harry was just 13-years-old.

19 Dec 2016 6:52 AM

1 in 7 with HIV in Europe unaware of infection

People who do not know they are infected cannot benefit from life-saving treatment, and can continue to transmit the virus to others.

29 Nov 2016 3:31 PM

Child labour, trafficking major issues, claims report

All states in east and Northeast India reported on issues of children affected by AIDS.

25 Nov 2016 1:41 AM


Anti-HIV vaccine to soon be a reality

This DNA-based vaccine may help protect against HIV in the gut and bodily cavities.

21 Nov 2016 3:47 PM