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No threat to polio-free status of India: WHO

Amidst concerns over resurfacing of polio cases in India, the World Health Organisation on Saturday said there is "no threat" to the polio-free status of all Southeast Asian region countries,......

Zika virus: Centre issues guidelines; warns against travel to affected areas

A day after the World Health Organisation declared emergency over the "explosive" spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the Centre on Tuesday issued detailed guidelines for combating the......

Zika outbreak is now a global emergency: World Health Organisation

The World Health Organisation on Tuesday declared an international emergency over the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is linked to birth defects in the Americas, saying it is an......

Is environment paying the price for development?

Data released by the World Health Organisation shows that of the 20 most polluted cities of the world, 13 are in India. This report is based on the levels of particulate matter classified as......

Child mortality rate in India is declining

As per World Health Organisation data, visualised above, the biggest causes of mortality in children between the ages of 0 to 4 years are prematurity, acute lower respiratory infection (including......

Delhi is the world's most polluted megacity!

In 2012, with one million deaths, China reported the highest toll from PM2.5 and PM10 pollution. At the time, India followed, reporting 621,138 deaths, nearly 10 per cent of the global toll......

Pollution: Millions die young every year!

  The ranking of the world’s most polluted cities issued by the World Health Organisation in 2014 showed that 13 of the 20 most polluted towns were in India. Latest international......

Slowdown no issue, India to be fastest growing economy in 2016

The report underscores the need to implement fiscal reforms that boost government revenues. India will be the world's fastest growing large economy at 7.3 per cent in 2016, improving further to 7.5......

India slashes health budget, already one of the world's lowest

The United Nations estimates about one third of the world's 1.2 billion poorest people live in India The government has ordered a cut of nearly 20 per cent in its 2014-15 healthcare budget due to......

Why malnutrition, not hunger, is the problem in India

The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation has worked out the cost of malnutrition to the world economy: about five per cent of its annual gross domestic product, or $3.5......

How the world of sport reacted to Russian doping

An independent commission report, led by Canadian law professor and sports lawyer Richard McLaren, published on Monday revealed evidence of widespread state-sponsored doping by Russian athletes at......

India's Rio Olympics-bound sportspersons dope-free: NADA

IMAGE: Participants at the World Anti-Doping Agency Symposium for Anti-Doping Organizations in Lausanne, March 24, 2015. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters National Anti-Doping Agency Director......

FIFA agreeing to hold 2022 Qatar World Cup in winter?

FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke (right) with Fernanda Lima. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images FIFA has reportedly raised objections of holding the 2022 Qatar World Cup in the summer in......

Protesters disrupt FIFA World Cup visit

A small group of protesters demanding more spending on health and education disrupted a visit by FIFA officials to the 2014 World Cup stadium under construction in Cuiaba on Tuesday. Dozens of......

U-17 World Cup: Here's why Goa is unlikely to get marquee matches

IMAGE: Newly appointed chief minister of Goa, Manohar Parrikar welcomed the FIFA delegation. Photograph: AIFF Media One of the traditional hubs of Indian football alongside Kolkata and Kerala,......
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Skewed sex ratio spells danger for rhinos in India’s Gorumara National Park

The park recently came into the spotlight after two the bodies of two rhinos were discovered in April — one male, one too badly decomposed to... ...

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China warns Taiwan of continued lockout from WHO assembly

China's health minister has all but slammed the door on Taiwan's participation in the World Health Organisation's annual assembly until the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/china-warns-taiwan-of-continued-lockout-from-who-assembly-117052200059_1.html
Nearly 23,500 cholera cases, 242 deaths in Yemen in 3 weeks

Nearly 23,500 suspected cases of cholera have been registered in war-ravaged Yemen in the past three weeks, including 242 deaths, The World Health... ...

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Now, a new women-centric television channel in Afghanistan

A new TV channel dedicated to women is set to begin broadcasting in Afghanistan, the first of its kind in a country whose media industry, like many... ...

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Smart cities, slow progress

Lukewarm response from private investors and turf battles between government agencies have resulted in delaying Modi's ambitions. Sahil Makkar... ...

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