If We Can Build Mangalyaan, Why Can’t We Do More in Health Sciences: New WHO Deputy Director General

New Delhi: Taking charge as WHO’s deputy director general in December, India’s Dr Soumya Swaminathan speaks to The Wire in a sixty minute interview, about global health, where India stands on medical research and how women can get ahead in the workplace.

Soumya Swaminathan: “My personal opinion is there is no scientific basis for homeopathy. And therefore, there may be people who believe the opposite but I would need to be convinced:

Transcript: https://thewire.in/200847/soumya-swaminathan-who-health-medical-research/

Video: https://t.co/d0lghCM8sO




LIC Thinks PIL Against Its Investments in Tobacco and ITC Is Frivolous

New Delhi: The public interest litigation seeks the divestment of 32% shares held by public sector insurance companies in the tobacco major ITC.