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Pallium India in the Media

Differently abled reaffirm right to live with dignity – The Hindu – December 4, 2017

The Hippocratic Oath – ehospice Kenya – October 18, 2017

Morphine painkillers for the dying still rare in India – The New Indian Express – October 15 2017

India’s father of palliative care gently shakes Australia with his insights and wisdom – Palliative Care Australia – October 13, 2017

Study rues inequity in access to pain relief – The Hindu – October 13 2017

Study puts a count to suffering people in need of palliative care – The Indian Express – October 13 2017

World Palliative Care Day: ‘Palliative care inadequate’ – Deccan Chronicle – October 13 2017

Film review: Hippocratic – 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World – ehospice International – October 11, 2017

Man on a mission to reduce unnecessary suffering – Palliative Care Australia – October 5 2017

Catholic Health Assn inks MoU with Pallium India – The Times of India – September 24 2017

KSYC’s Youth Icon awards presented – The Times of India – August 1 2017

SBI gifts vehicle to Pallium India – The Hindu – July 2 2017

Library dedicated to books on palliative care opened – Times of India – April 11 2017

Library dedicated to palliative care – The Hindu – April 9, 2017

Pallium India organising food festival for charity – New Indian Express – March 15, 2017

When compassion isn’t enough: Society must wake up to the rights of those living with disabilities – by Ashla Krishnan – Times of India – March 11, 2017

The people who help you die better – by Jeremy Laurance – Mosaic – February 28, 2017

TNG Award for Palliative Care Physician Dr M R Rajagopal – Business Standard – January 25, 2017

First TNG Award to M R Rajagopal – Asianet News – January 25, 2017

Activists seek amendment in bill – Times of India – September 21, 2016

How India Fails To Care For Its Terminally Ill Patients And Their Families – by Mekhala Dave – Youth Ki Awaaz – September 20, 2016

Draft Bill should be clear about euthanasia: experts – The Hindu – August 27, 2016

After a pause, life goes on – by C. Maya – The Hindu – August 15, 2016

When Pain is Medicine – by S. Sindhu – The Hindu – August 9, 2016

Why wouldn’t the government let me die in peace – by M. R. Rajagopal – Manorama – July 19, 2016

Adding life to their days – by Jean Jacob – The Week – July 10, 2016

Death: An important conversation to have – by Jeena R. Papaadi – The Hindu – June 28, 2016

Don’t Torture The Dying: Health ministry’s draft law confuses between euthanasia and withdrawal of life support – by M. R. Rajagopal – The Times of India – June 20, 2016

Bhutan Tutors Take Home Message of Palliative Care – by C. Maya – The Hindu – June 19, 2016

The Pain Protocol – by Rupamudra Kataki – The New Indian Express – June 11, 2016

Americans are increasingly addicted to opioids. People in poor countries die in agony without them. – The Economist – May 24, 2016

Parthasarathi Shome: Compassionate & palliative care – by Parthasarathi Shome – Business Standard – May 17, 2016

Caring for the Terminally Ill and Those in Pain, This Man Has Helped Thousands – by Anandita Jumde – The Better India – May 12, 2016

Why Kerala is the best place in India to die – by Atish Patel – BBC – May 4, 2016

As the US Is Awash in Painkillers, the Developing World Is in Dire Need of Them – by Samuel Oakford – Vice News – April 23, 2016

How history and paranoia keep morphine away from India’s terminally-ill patients – by Ankita Rao – Quartz India – April 18, 2016

Death, be gentle – by Sanjeet Bagcchi – The Telegraph – April 10, 2016

A Push for Balanced Drug Policy Is Transforming Pain Relief in India – by Naomi Burke-Shyne – Open Society Foundations – Mar 31, 2016

Food fest for a noble cause evokes warm response – The Times of India – Mar 19, 2016

Art exhibition for a cause – The Hindu – Feb 5, 2016

In India, Dispensers of Balm Travel to Death’s Door – by Ankita Rao – New York Times – Jan 12, 2016

Standing up, being counted – The Hindu – Dec 7, 2015

With Puppets & Bubble Guns – That’s How One Organization Treats Children in Need of Palliative Care – by Joshua Muyiwa – The Better India – Aug 27, 2015

The extraordinary doctor who makes a difference – by Shobha Warrier – Rediff.com – August 14, 2015

Big Strides Needed for Safer Steps – The New Indian Express – 27 July 2015

Doctor Who Takes Pain Out of Terminal Ailments – by Chencho Sherin Thomas – The New Indian Express – Nov 22, 2014

Dying Without Morphine – by Ronald Piana – The New York Times – Sep 30, 2014

Human Rights Activists Honored – Human Rights Watch – Sep 16, 2014

Palliative care- the missing chapter in Internal Medicine – The Shillong Times – Mar 28, 2014

Why cancer patients are cheering a recent change in the narcotics law – Aarefa Johari – Scroll.in – Mar 4, 2014

MR Rajagopal: The man who spearheaded efforts to improve access to morphine – The Economic Times – Feb 24, 2014

Passing of NDPS Act Amendment Bill will make morphine more accessible – C. Maya – The Hindu – Feb 23, 2014

India: Improve Access to Strong Pain Medicines – UNHCR – Dec 4, 2013

Kerala, a role model in palliative care: Desiraju – The Hindu – July 14, 2013

Launch of the Pain-Free Hospital Initiative in three cancer centers in India with Pallium India – by Meg O’Brien – Treat the Pain – Dec 2012

Big strides in palliative care – by Jose Kurian – Deccan Chronicle – Oct 13, 2012

State government promises land to Pallium India – The New Indian Express – July 5, 2012

Pallium India alleviating pain with TIPS – The Hindu – July 4, 2012

TIPS declared as a WHO Collaborating Centre – The New Indian Express – Mar 2, 2012

A Visit with The Father of Palliative Care in India – Global Health Immersion Programs – Sep 20, 2011

A fight for life and death with dignity – by Uma Vishnu – The Indian Express – Oct 30, 2009

In India, a Quest to Ease the Pain of the Dying – by Donald G. McNeil Jr. – The New York Times – Sep 11, 2007

Of pain and palliative care – The Hindu – Oct 6, 2005