• 1946
  • He then became the minister for industries and labour of Madras Government in 1937 to 1939 and also in 1946 to 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Attlee government greatly expanded the welfare state, with the Family Allowances Act (1945) and especially the National Health Service Act of 1946, which nationalised the hospitals and provided for free universal healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1946 Bank of England 1946 National Health Service created (with separate units in England, Wales, and Scotland and for Northern Ireland) taking over hospitals and making medical services free. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was adopted by the National Constituent Assembly on 25 December 1946, and went into effect on 25 December 1947, at a time when the ROC still had nominal control of Mainland China and to which this constitution applied. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Constitution, with minor revisions from the latest draft, was adopted by the National Assembly on 25 December 1946, promulgated by the National Government on 1 January 1947, and went into effect on 25 December 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the National Constituent Assembly session on 25 December 1946 in Nanking , the fifth and current Chinese constitution was officially adopted on 25 December 1947, at a time when the ROC still had nominal control of Mainland China and to which this constitution applied. (wikipedia.org)
  • India
  • She was interested in the nursing service for the civilian population, though her first interest was the welfare of the army in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of Nursing in India was greatly influenced by the Christian missionaries, WorldWar, British rule and by the International agencies such as the World Health Organization UNICEF, the Red Cross, UNSAID etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • The government was marked by post-war austerity measures, in giving independence to India, and engagement in the Cold War against Soviet Communism. (wikipedia.org)
  • It gave independence to India, Pakistan, Ceylon and Burma and moved to strengthen the British Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joan and her mother then entered domestic service in Cornwall to make ends meet, while Peter left for India to work for the Ceylon Tea Company. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the independence of Pakistan in 1947, the minority Hindus and Sikhs migrated to India while the Muslim refugees from India settled in the Okara district. (wikipedia.org)
  • The history of the breakdown of the Empire has attracted scholars of the histories of the United States (which broke away in 1776), India (independent in 1947), and the African colonies (independent in the 1960s). (wikipedia.org)
  • Lahore
  • In his story "Garland" based on a true incident on the frenzy of religious riots of 1947, an inflamed mob in Lahore, after attacking a residential area, turned to attacking the statue of Sir Ganga Ram, the great Hindu philanthropist of Lahore. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surrounded by thickly populated area the hospital caters to the western and southern part of the city and provides services to adjacent districts of Lahore. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secretary
  • Hugh Dalton became Chancellor of the Exchequer, but had to resign in 1947, while James Chuter Ede was Home Secretary for the whole duration of the Attlee ministries' stay in power. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1969, responsibility for the NHS in Wales was passed to the Secretary of State for Wales from the Secretary of State for Health who was thereafter just responsible for the NHS in England. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oveta Culp Hobby, first secretary of the Department of Health, Education and Welfare, first commanding officer of the Women's Army Corps, and chairman of the board of the Houston Post , second of seven children of Ike W. and Emma Elizabeth (Hoover) Culp, was born in Killeen, Texas, on January 19, 1905. (tshaonline.org)
  • 1959
  • Controversially, and at considerable expense, he introduced free primary education for all and free health care for children in the Western Region, established the first television service in Africa in 1959, and the Oduduwa Group, all of which were financed from the highly lucrative cocoa industry which was the mainstay of the regional economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1931
  • The Balfour Declaration of 1926 recognised the Dominions as "autonomous Communities within the British Empire", and the 1931 Statute of Westminster confirmed their full legislative independence. (wikipedia.org)
  • eminent
  • In response to the devastating Yellow Fever epidemic of 1793, then Mayor Matthew Clarkson called together a group of sixteen concerned citizens including the eminent physician and cosigner of the Declaration of Independence, Benjamin Rush, to help the city deal with the crisis. (phila.gov)
  • By the boldness and resolution, which you showed in immediately grappling with the tremendous problems which we faced, you have rendered eminent and imperishable service to the nation. (wikisource.org)
  • welfare
  • He had deep interests in youth movements and the welfare of the weaker sections and led the Satyagraha at Tirumala Venkateswara temple who were demanding for the entry of the underprivileged in 1947 and was successful in this campaign. (wikipedia.org)
  • civilian
  • Most of these enterprises, such as stud and dairy farms, were for the army's own use, but others, such as bakeries, security services and banking, perform functions in the local civilian economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • There was a time when professional nurses had very little choice of service because nursing was centred in the hospital and bedside nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Board attampted to deal with the city's public issues on an ad hoc basis for another ten years until 1804 when it was decided that the multiplicity and magnitude of public health issues of the increasingly expanding city demanded a full time effort from professionals trained in their duties. (phila.gov)
  • Historians have traced loan documents from the time of the 1825 Ordinance, through the various refinancing efforts, to the final remittance to National City Bank in 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • At a time when Norwegians feared political domination by the Swedes, the new university became a key institution that contributed to Norwegian political and cultural independence. (wikipedia.org)
  • At this time Joan was planning to study public health nursing in England but when she saw an advert for the Frontier Nursing Service in Kentucky (a horseback nursing service for rural communities), she jumped at the chance. (wikipedia.org)
  • tuberculosis
  • Phthisis and consumption (both forms of tuberculosis), bronchitis, rheumatism, gastric ulcer and female health problems were among the most common diagnoses. (uclh.nhs.uk)
  • role
  • 6 March 1909 - 9 May 1987), was a Nigerian nationalist and statesman who played a key role in Nigeria's independence movement, the First and Second Republics and the Civil War. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • Some have argued, however, that because Haiti's annual debt service payments are so low ($9 million a year, net of the debt service paid on Haiti's behalf by the U.S. government), canceling the debt would do little to help the country recover from the earthquake, and should not be a priority for activism. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, independence was somewhat restricted, as Norway was obliged to enter into a legislative union with Sweden based on the outcome of the War of 1814. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • The most notable of the few female members of the government was Ellen Wilkinson, who was Minister for Education until her early death in 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 1990s and early 2000s (decade), the Constitution's origins in mainland China led to supporters of Taiwan independence to push for a new Taiwanese constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • city
  • The Department's existence was continued by the City Charter of 1951, and the Board of Health continued under it. (phila.gov)
  • education
  • Jubilee USA, Jubilee Debt Campaign (UK) and others, called for the immediate cancellation of Haiti's debt to multilateral institutions, including the World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the Inter-American Development Bank, based on the argument that this debt is unjust (under a legal term called odious debt) and that Haiti could better use the funds going towards debt service for education, health care, and basic infrastructure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education, health services and public administration were among those fields that recruited personnel from the university's graduates. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • The Transport Act 1947 established the British Transport Commission taking state control over the railways from the Big Four being the Great Western Railway, London, Midland and Scottish Railway, London and North Eastern Railway and the Southern Railway to form British Railways. (wikipedia.org)
  • hospital
  • Following his accession to the throne in 1936, the Hospital was honoured by the Patronage of His Majesty The King gaining its 'Royal' prefix in 1947. (uclh.nhs.uk)
  • national
  • In his Path to Nigerian Freedom (1947) - the first systematic federalist manifesto by a Nigerian politician - he advocated federalism as the only basis for equitable national integration and, as head of the Action Group, he led demands for a federal constitution, which was introduced in the 1954 Lyttleton Constitution, following primarily the model proposed by the Western Region delegation led by him. (wikipedia.org)
  • A national health service was one of the fundamental assumptions in the Beveridge Report which Arthur Greenwood, Labour's Deputy Leader and wartime Cabinet Minister with responsibility for post-war reconstruction had successfully pressed the cabinet to commission from economist and social reformer William Beveridge. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Circumstances then changed dramatically one year into the commencement[clarification needed] of the university, as Norway proclaimed independence. (wikipedia.org)
  • After a year of service Joan continued with her plan to work in Kentucky as a rural health visitor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Group
  • From the eve of independence, he led the Action Group as the Leader of the Opposition in the federal parliament, leaving Samuel Ladoke Akintola as the Western Region Premier. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group was formally designated the Board of Health in 1794, making it one of the first in the nation. (phila.gov)
  • take
  • It could no longer afford to support the Greek government and encouraged the U.S. to take its place through the Truman Doctrine in 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • Always
  • Some the books which he authored include Revolt of Six Cores, Depressed and Oppressed: Forever in Agony, The Glimmer in Darkness, Always at the Helm of Service, Thou, the Curse (which was an under-print) and Andhra Virakumar (written in Telugu). (wikipedia.org)
  • When dependent territories that had never been annexed (that is, were not colonies of the Crown, but were League of Nations mandates, protectorates or United Nations Trust Territories) were granted independence, the United Kingdom act granting independence always declared that such and such a territory "shall form part of Her Majesty's dominions", and so become part of the territory in which the Queen exercises sovereignty, not merely suzerainty. (wikipedia.org)
  • loss
  • In 1825, France, with warships at the ready, demanded Haiti compensate France for its loss of slaves and its slave colony. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • In 1962 he led a delegation to Rio de Janeiro for the social service world conference. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded in the university's Atrium, from 1947 to 1989, making it the only university in the world to be involved in awarding a Nobel Prize. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Second World War, Finland fought twice against the Soviet Union and defended its independence in the Winter War and in the Continuation War. (wikipedia.org)
  • board
  • Arthur Greenwood was Lord Privy Seal and Paymaster General while future Prime Minister Harold Wilson became the youngest member of the cabinet in the 20th century (at the age of 31) when he was made President of the Board of Trade in 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • interest
  • It took until 1947 for Haiti to finally pay off all the associated interest of the debt. (wikipedia.org)
  • This cut the face value of the debt by $757 million and future debt service (including interest) by $1.2 billion. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • In this service she met one of her dearest life-long friends, fellow nurse Bela Bannerjee. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the United States put an end to Puerto Rico's home rule in 1899, Munoz Rivera stepped down as president but continued throughout his life to press for Puerto Rican independence. (encyclopedia.com)