A still from MTV Shuga. In Nigeria, the show aimed at providing HIV/AIDS-related information changed attitudes, shows a study

How MTV can help drive social change

1 min read . 25 Jul 2019
MAC Cosmetics has launched a repackaged edition of the original MAC Viva Glam I lipstick for its 25th anniversary. Courtesy: MAC Cosmetics

The lipstick that helps fight AIDS

2 min read . 28 Jun 2019
Messages from World AIDS Day, 2017. Photo: Reuters

Heal the world

1 min read . 01 Dec 2018
A year ago, Nikita Verma (in blue) visited a government hospital where she requested the clinician to be careful while taking her blood sample, ‘because the needle was hurting me’, she says. The clinician allegedly replied, ‘Why? Doesn’t it hurt you when you do other things?’Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)

Do the PEP Talk

17 min read . 13 Nov 2018
The rate of fall in annual new HIV infections has slowed. Photo: HT
Public health delivery problems, at the grassroots, are far more complex than most business problems. Photo: HT

Wisdom of the crowd

3 min read . 22 Feb 2018
In India there is one government allopathic doctor for every 10,189 people, one government hospital bed for every 2,046 people and one state-run hospital for every 90,343 people. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint
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