Hiv Aids

  • Scientists closer to developing more effective HIV vaccine 04-04-2013 04:51 PM

    Washington: Scientists have tracked the earliest days of a man's robust immune response to HIV which may lead to a potential new vaccine for the deadly virus. The research team, led by Barton F Haynes from Duke Human Vaccine Institute and John Mascola of the NIH Vaccine Research Center, has...
  • An Interview with Mallika Dutt, president and CEO of Breakthrough

    The One World Blog |  Manu Bhagavan
    Mallika Dutt is the founder of the groundbreaking human rights organization Breakthrough, where she serves as President and CEO. Breakthrough combines innovative new technologies with...

  • Cheap drugs or just cheap tricks?

    Not Quite Miscellaneous |  Shalini
    I still remember meeting a young man of 26 who ate only once a day, to save money to pay for his mother's cancer drugs....

  • AIDS victim teaches others to live without fear 01-12-2011 08:54 AM

    Kolkata: Tarit Chakrobarty, secretary of Bengal Network of People Living with HIV AIDS, is a young crusader in West Bengal is spreading awareness across the state. An AIDS victim himself, Tarit is a fighters teaching others like himself how to fight pain, stigma and alienation they meet as they are...
  • 2.3 million people in India living with HIV 29-11-2011 09:27 AM

    New Delhi: Just a few days before the World AIDS day, an eye-opening report says at least 2.3 million people in the country are living with the virus. Many survivors have been fighting for quality of life. At least 2.3 million Indians live with HIV/AIDS, though the latest UNAIDS report...
  • Protestors press for getting HIV/AIDS Bill passed 23-11-2011 10:02 AM

    New Delhi: Civil Society groups working with HIV/AIDS patients have been demanding that the HIV Bill should be taken up in the winter session of Parliament. The bill has been waiting approval by the Union Health Ministry for more than 5 years now. Even as politics held the first day...
  • Training camera on social causes: Priyadarshan 22-09-2011 11:59 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Social causes top filmmaker Priyadarshan's priority list and his next three movie projects -- 'Kanchivaram' part two, a movie on HIV-AIDS and a film about girl child -- will highlight serious issues. One of the most successful directors down south, Priyadarshan has also made many commercial Hindi entertainers, but...
  • Man contracts HIV after organ transplant 18-03-2011 10:25 AM

    New York: New York man has contracted the AIDS virus in the nation's first case of transmission from a living organ donor since a screening test was implemented to prevent such infection, the New York State Department of Health said on Thursday. The recipient of a live kidney transplant in...
  • IBNLiving: AIDS survirors demand change in HIV/AIDS bill 27-10-2009 03:32 PM

    The Bill is a source of controversy between Health and Law Ministries. ...
  • New HIV-AIDS vaccine may reduce infection 24-09-2009 08:37 PM

    US Army and Thailand's Ministry of Public Health have worked on the vaccine. ...
  • Slum girl to attend UNICEF summit 22-05-2007 09:46 AM

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  • India to market female condoms 14-03-2007 11:53 PM

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  • UN to bowl out AIDS via World Cup 07-03-2007 01:55 PM

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  • Army in J&K geared up to combat AIDS 20-12-2006 09:48 AM

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  • Bihar DIGs test positive for HIV 24-10-2006 07:42 AM

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  • India's own once-a-day AIDS drug 13-10-2006 03:51 PM

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