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Preventing a leading killer: Drowning

According to the World Health Organization's Global Report on Drowning 2014, drowning is a serious and neglected public health threat claiming the lives of 3,72,000 people a year......

Indian Diaspora faces health crisis

The Indian Diaspora is facing a health crisis says Sangeeta Ahuja, who has been appointed chair of the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin's health council.Pointing out that the Indian......

Prescription from Pakistan: How one hospital is a model for Asia

Pakistan's dismal public health system is rife with mismanagement and a paucity of resources. Amidst this shambolic system, one hospital in Karachi has been providing specialised healthcare to......

PHOTOS: It's an odd, odd world out there!

These 10 images prove that we live in a crazy, bizarre world. Image: Women drink wine as they sit in a hot bath with coloured water representing wine at the Hakone Kowaki-en Yunessun spa resort......

These 10 stunning images will make you go WILD

The Natural History Museum has unveiled the first entries for this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. Wrestling komodo dragons, ethereal egrets and thirsty......

Paharpur Business Centre: Inside the 'healthiest' building in Delhi

In a city with the worst air quality globally, Kamal Meattle has built a building that is among the purest in the world, finds c. Image: The six-storey building, which is spread across 50,000......

US wins WTO poultry case against India

The World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Thursday that India broke international trade rules by blocking U.S. poultry and egg imports because of unsubstantiated bird flu fears, confirming a win......

World's poor headed for better lives in 2030: Gates

Established in 2000, the foundation distributed $3.6 billion in grants in 2013, in particular for global health and development, and had $42.3 billion in assets as of late 2014. Image: A woman......

The happiest countries in the world

There is more to a country than the cold GDP numbers and economic statistics. And to understand well-being of a nation, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has come up......

Panel approves new global food safety measures

The Codex Alimentarius Commission, jointly run by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization and the World Health Organization, for food safety, has recently agreed on a new set of regulations --......

'Live from the heart. Dil Se'

'Embrace all that this life has in store for you, let your heart be as deep as the deepest ocean and as wide as the farthest horizon.' Beautiful words from Shah Rukh Khan. Shah Rukh Khan's messages......

Indian fitness expert on world body

Rajesh Desai, a 31-year-old health and fitness consultant who spent his early days in a transit camp, has been appointed on the committee of the World Association for Nutritional Professionals in......

Kenya says undecided over Olympics threat posed by Zika virus

- Sports authorities across the world are scrambling to find out more about the mosquito-borne virus as they make plans for the games in August. IMAGE: Rio Olympics 2016's organizing committee......

Should athletes consider not attending Olympics if fear Zika?

‘No one should go to Brazil if they don't feel comfortable going’ IMAGE: A woman looks on next to a banner as soldiers and municipal health workers take part in cleaning of the......

Zika virus prompts Australia to take bug spray maker on-board as Oly sponsor

A small Australian maker of bug sprays became an unlikely beneficiary of the mosquito-borne Zika virus outbreak this week when the country's Olympic team signed it up as its first official insect......

Will Zika virus keep athletes away from Rio Olympics?

'So far there is no travel ban being pronounced by the WHO' IMAGE: A municipal worker stands next to a banner that reads, "Rio Carnival 2016" before spraying insecticide to prevent the spread of......
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NASSCOM Foundation gives INR 70 Lakhs In Grants To Social Enterprises And NGOs

Announces the Winners of NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum2016 11 technology- led social innovations to receive grants and mentorship The eighth... ...

http://www.itvoice.in/index.php/it-voice-news/nasscom-foundation-gives-inr-70-lakhs-in-grants-to-social-enterprises-and-ngos
India creates a record, allows Jharia coalmine fires to burn for a century

Kolkata: This will be yet another landmark year for the India. It will mark the centenary of greenhouse gas emissions from the coalfields of... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/kolkata/India-creates-a-record-allows-Jharia-coalmine-fires-to-burn-for-a-century/articleshow/50928024.cms
Zika virus haunts Rio Games

The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/health-fitness/health-news/Zika-virus-haunts-Rio-Games/articleshow/50927202.cms
Industry Trends 2015-2020

It was mainly the advances in understanding the relationship between nutrition and health that resulted in the development of the concept of... ...

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Know If Your Smartphone Increases Risk Of Brain Tumor

If fear-mongering articles have acted as health alerts advising you to cut down on your smartphone usage, worry not as it's perhaps time to breathe... ...

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