24 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The chiefs of the Army and the Air Force along with the Vice Chief of the Navy On Saturday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence.
23 Sep 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was admitted to a private hospital here after she complained of "fever and dehydration".
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The number of fatalities due to chikungunya complications has risen to 15 in the national capital as two more deaths were reported on Saturday from a hospital in the city which is battling the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
17 Sep 2016
Bhopal: An unidentified person threw ink at Union Health Minister JP Nadda at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhopal, amid protest by students over ‘poor facilities’ at the institute.
12 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The constitution of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council with the Finance Minister of India as its chair was approved on Monday, with powers to recommend the indirect tax rate and establish a disputes redressal mechanism, among other matters.
20 Sep 2016
New York: The rate of hearing loss increases significantly after age 90 even though the use of a hearing aid remains underused by this group, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.
16 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The WHO on Thursday called for strengthening India's disease surveillance network by engaging private healthcare sector more for reliable counts of cases of dengue and chikungunya, which have claimed over 80 lives and affected more than 50,000 people across the country.
17 Sep 2016
Puducherry: Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Saturday said he would participate in the meeting of the Goods and Services Council slated to be held in Delhi on September 22 and 23.
15 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Delhi's Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Wednesday urged people not to panic over the spread of chikungunya and said the disease by itself rarely causes death. Jain told the media that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government was not satisfied with the efforts undertaken by the BJP-controlled civic bodies to fight the breeding and spread of mosquitoes.
19 Sep 2016
London: Do you feel shy at a social gathering? Take heart, you only need a glass of beer to talk, socialise and connect with people, a study has found.