25 Sep 2016
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released several videos of an African American man by officers, an incident which has sparked major protests in the city.
23 Sep 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was admitted to a private hospital here after she complained of "fever and dehydration".
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.
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.
18 Sep 2016
New York: An explosion rocked the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan and caused at least 25 injuries on Saturday, the New York City Fire Department said, prompting emergency personnel to swarm one of the most bustling areas of the city on a cool autumn evening.
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.
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.
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.
13 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi government on Tuesday claimed it was at the receiving end of a ‘criminal conspiracy’ as part of which Lt Governor Najeeb Jung ‘deliberately sent’ the health secretary on a 12-day leave.