Everything possible is done to give Jayalalithaa the best chance of...

UK-based intensivist Dr Richard Beale, who is currently in London, on Monday expressed shock over a sudden cardiac arrest that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister...

Free health check-up for people over 30 years of age

The Punjab government today said it will launch a "major initiative" in the public health sector in the form of free annual preventive health...

Secret formula to treat oral cancer wounds lies in honey: IIT...

Kolkata: After years of research, a group of Indian scientists have found out that the secret formula to treat oral cancer wounds lies in honey. An...

Supreme Court: Centre should take decision on making Yoga compulsory...

New Delhi: The Supreme Court asked the Centre on Tuesday to take decision in connection with making yoga compulsory in schools from students between...

Oral cancer: Doctors prepare tongue with flesh from thigh

New Delhi: Using flesh from the thigh, doctors at a private hospital have reconstructed the tongue of a patient suffering from oral cancer. Though the patient's...

Mumbai woman gets new life as liver flown in from Indore...

On Wednesday, a liver flown in from Bombay Hospital in Indore, was transplanted into a 62-year-old woman from Mumbai, who suffered from liver cirrhosis...

Sushma: I am undergoing tests for a kidney transplant, Lord Krishna...

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said she was undergoing tests at AIIMS here for a kidney transplant. 64-year-old Swaraj, who has been in...

Chefs come together for charity event

Leaving their hotel surroundings behind, prominent chefs of the town came together to celebrate the International Chefs' Day by serving food to under-privileged students...

The “karva sach” (bitter truth) of Karva Chauth

As I sit on my office desk trying to concentrate on filling up the blank pages in front of me and craving for a...

Dengue, Chikungunya widespread in India, need close attention

Hyderabad: Dengue and Chikungunya are widespread diseases that require close attention in India, eminent scientist and an international expert on Ebola, Peter Piot has said. Though...

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2016 was the deadliest year for journalists in Afghanistan

Afghanistan suffered its deadliest year on record for journalists in 2016, according to a report released today which said the country is the second...

N Korea preparing inter-continental ballistic missiles: Kim Jong-Un

Seoul: North Korea is preparing to test new rockets, a report said today, after its leader Kim Jong-Un said the country was in the final...

Obama calls PM Modi, thanks him for strengthening Indo-US ties

Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to thank him for his partnership that enhanced the relations between India and America,...

Rebel rocket strike kills 6 civilians in Yemen’s Taiz

Sanaa: Yemeni security officials say a rocket fired by Shiite rebels has killed six civilians in the war-torn city of Taiz. They say yesterday's strike hit...

Obama in final news conference: At my core I think we’re going to be...

Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama today offered a parting message of hope for a country governed by Donald Trump, assuring Americans that "we're going...