04 Sep 2014
London: Sleep difficulties may be linked to faster rates of decline in brain volume, a new Oxford study has warned. Sleep has been proposed to be ‘the brain's housekeeper’, serving to repair and restore the brain.
01 Sep 2014
New York: In what could offer to be a more reliable way to detect malaria, researchers have devised a Magnetic Resonance Imaging-like (MRI) technique that can do away with potential human error possible in conventional malaria diagnosis.
03 Sep 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: In a significant decision, Congress-led UDF government in Kerala on Wednesday said schools that lacked toilet facility would not be issued 'fitness certificate' from next academic year.
26 Aug 2014
Indore: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday said that the Centre was working on National Health Assurance Mission, under which a package of medicines and testing facilities will be provided.
18 Aug 2014
Houston: Connections between certain brain regions are amplified in teens more prone to risk-taking, scientists have found.
14 Aug 2011
Medical Council of India secretary Dr Sangeeta Sharma and former director of Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS) are under CBI scanner for the alleged irregularities in installation of MRI facilities at IHBAS from 2005 to 2008.
28 Aug 2014
With the slogan "Mera Khata - Bhagya Vidhaata" The Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana scheme is an ambitious financial inclusion scheme covering all households in the country with banking facilities, ensuring a bank account for each household.
16 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said there is need to provide necessary facilities to the physically challenged so that they can also achieve success and lead their lives like any other person.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Rural households without sanitation facilities will get Rs 15,000 each for constructing toilets while schools will get Rs 54,000 for same purpose, according to a new Government proposal aiming to end the practice of open defecation in the country.
19 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to corporates to chip in for rural sanitation projects, Bharti Foundation - the development arm of Bharti Enterprises on Monday announced a Rs 100 crore 'Satya Bharti Abhiyan' to provide toilets in Punjab's Ludhiana district.