Gulam Nabi Azad

  • Rahul takes a dig on BJP, says Advani out, Adani in April 11, 2014

    Doda: Raising the pitch against Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked him over his alleged links with the Adani group, saying the Gujarat businessman was given 'everything' while senior BJP leaders like LK Advani and Jaswant Singh were 'thrown out'. "Advani was thrown out, Jaswant Singh was thrown out (from...
  • 'Haryana AIIMS to have India's biggest cancer centre' November 25, 2012

    Jhajjar: Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Gulam Nabi Azad on Saturday announced that a National Cancer Institute (NCI) would come up in the AIIMS-2 campus at Badhsa village in Haryana, which would be an even bigger facility than the Tata Cancer Institute, Mumbai. A National Cardio Care Centre (NCCC) would...
  • Parties play encephalitis politics as babies die October 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Following CNN-IBN's continuing focus on encephalitis in Uttar Pradesh, Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asked Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh to visit the state and asses the situation. More than 400 children have died so far this year in a problem that's gone...
  • BJP alleges Cong plot to put 2G blame on DMK May 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Insisting that the 2G spectrum scam happened with the 'blessings' of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, BJP on Wednesday said Congress is now 'romancing' in public with DMK on the issue but conspiring in private to put all the blame on its ally. "Congress and...
  • PM asks Azad to form doctors' panel to fight swine flu August 9, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday told Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad to form a team of doctors to provide "correct information" to the people regarding swine flu that has claimed four lives in India. "The PM has asked the Health Minister to set up a panel of doctors...
  • Govt urges people not to panic over swine flu August 8, 2009

    New Delhi: After India reported its first swine flu death, the Government seems to be gearing up to combat the virus. Though selling Tamiflu through retail stores is illegal currently. But with experts warning a surge in the outbreak post monsoon, the Government is letting no stone unturned. “We don’t...
  • Cong gets ready for polls, reshuffles state heads February 20, 2009

    New Delhi: Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Congress on Thursday night carried out a major organizational reshuffle bringing senior leader Ghulam Nabi Azad back as party general secretary and given charge of four states changing the work allocation of almost all other general secretaries. Azad, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief...