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Will give security, bear treatment, legal costs: Fadnavis Govt to docs


Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday proposed the formation of an Apex council with government nominees and doctors in it to look into issues of security of medical fraternity in hospitals.He also made a fervent appeal to

Don't miss..Alia's sister tells you how to quit drinking


New Delhi: Actor-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt, who quit drinking on Christmas last year, says that a person can quit drinking by first acknowledging that there is a drinking problem.Present at 'Closeted conversations... Let's start Talking Again'

Alzheimer's linked to fatty acids in brain: Study


London, Mar 23: The metabolism of omega-3 and omega-6 unsaturated fatty acids in the brain are associated with the progression of Alzheimer's disease, a new study has found. Currently it is thought that the main reason for developing memory


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Kolkata: The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Kolkata will start its Ganges river dolphin count in November after witnessing a dip in the number of the endangered species earlier this year."After the rains stop in October-November, we will

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London: An Indian-origin surgeon in the UK, with the help of a 3D printer, has successfully reconstructed a 53-year-old cancer patient’s jaw using bone from one of his legs.Dr Daya Gahir of Royal Stoke University Hospital in West Midlands regio

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London: Using GPS navigation to get to your destination may switch off parts of the brain that would otherwise be used to simulate different routes, a new study has found.The study by researchers at University College London (UCL) in the UK involved

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New Delhi: An urban tuberculosis case infects more individuals per year while a similar case in rural area remains infectious for longer period, a new research has found.India bears the highest burden of tuberculosis (TB) globally, about 25 perc

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Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink! What existed as a rhyme till about some years back, has become an apt way of displaying the global scenario of water across the world.   Well, everyone is aware of the fact that wa

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Lucknow: The paan-chewing babus of UP are in deep trouble in Yogi-raj. The newly elected UP Chief Minister almost lost his cool and was furious on seeing paan stains in office premises when he visited old CM's office on Wednesday.Yogi's

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  Johannesburg:  About 80 per cent of the world's wastewater is discharged into the environment without any treatment, said a UN report released on Wednesday in Durban, South Africa, on the occasion of World Water Day.While wastewater t

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United Nations: Nearly 600 million children, one in four worldwide, will live in areas with extremely limited water resources by 2040, according to a UN report.The report was released late Tuesday by the UN International Children's Emergency Fund

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New Delhi: Nobody would be denied treatment for AIDS in the country, the government announced on Tuesday as the Rajya Sabha passed the HIV and AIDS (Prevention And Control) Bill, 2014, with a voice vote."Test and treatment policy (with rega

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Chennai:The Madras High Court on Tuesday closely examined a medical report on the disputed parentage of popular actor Dhanush, filed in reply to a couple plea claiming him to be their run-away son and seeking maintenance from him.The report, filed by

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Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS) Popular children's TV series "Sesame Street" will add a new character named Julia, who is a four-year-old female muppet suffering from autism.The character will be introduced next month as part of an ex

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Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is suffering from a strained neck and it is an old medical problem that has flared up again.The 74-year-old actor, who was seen wearing a neck brace to his daughter-in-law and actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan&#

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