28 Jun 2011
In a bid to benefit Public Sector Undertakings (PSU), the Central government has put the lives of scores of people at risk as the Union Health and Family Welfare Department has asked various states which have been buying Ayurvedic medicines under AYUSH to purchase them from companies which do not make Ayurvedic medicines. Not only this, the companies have been provided relaxation in the testing of drugs.
03 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A senior Air India pilot, prone to extreme mood swings, did an unsafe manouvere with a Delhi-Paris flight carrying over 200 people in April, with the airline grounding the pilot while aviation regulator DGCA is probing the matter.
12 Dec 2014
New York: College students consider hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes as they lack awareness about the risks associated with the former, says a US-based study.
28 Aug 2016
Rome: Italy on Saturday observed a day of national mourning for the people who died when a powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit the mountainous central regions claiming the lives of 291 persons.
21 Aug 2016
Bhopal: Seventeen people have died across Madhya Pradesh in the devastation caused by three days of continuous rain and resultant floods, including building collapses in Sagar and Satna districts, officials said on Saturday.
16 Jun 2016
Washington: Using free livestreaming websites to watch sports and other events online may expose you to various security risks such as malware infections, personal data theft and scams, a new study has warned.
15 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the focus of his government was to change the lives of the common people, and listed the fast issuance of Aadhaar Cards, passports and income tax refunds as are where much has been achieved.
18 Oct 2016
Bhubaneswar: A major fire broke out in the ICU and dialysis ward on Monday evening, killing at least 20 patients while many others are reported to be in a critical condition.
23 Jan 2016
Beijing: Warning of rising risks of terrorist attacks, China has decided to promote use of contact less detection devices for explosives and dynamic face recognition system to curb terrorist activities.
17 Apr 2016
Tokyo: At least 41 people were killed in a strong earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale that struck the island of Kyushu in southwestern Japan.The quake on Saturday came after a sizable foreshock hit Kumamoto prefecture on Thursday.