WHO classifies ‘gaming addiction’ as mental health disorder

Many parents will have thought it for a long time,...

Sleep quantity, quality linked to heart health: Study

Both the quantity and quality of sleep in adolescents had...

Nipah Outbreak in India leaves 17 dead

Kerala, a state in South India, has been hit by...

Babies most likely to be born at 4am, study finds

Four o'clock in the morning is the time most babies...

India likely to penalise insurance cos for delaying payment

NEW DELHI: The Indian government has proposed to impose penalty...

Facebook making it easier to donate blood

In honour of World Blood Donor Day, a new centre...

WaterAid, Sweden embassy to serve 450,000 urban poor

  WASH4UrbanPoor, a five-year project aiming to serve over 450,000...

China playing key role to end AIDS: UNAIDS chief

China is playing a great role in fighting AIDS, UNAIDS...

Civil groups call for stopping capital flight

Speakers at a human chain programme on Wednesday urged the...

Scientists develop effective wound recovering bandage

A Northwestern University team in the United States has developed...

Bottle feeding is a woman's right, says RCM

If a woman decides not to breastfeed her baby it...

500-bed burn Institute to start journey in Sept

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim on Sunday expressed...

Experts stress over awareness for recovery of stroke

Speakers at a programme on Saturday stressed raising awareness among...

Scientists trialling premature birth test

Scientists are trialling a blood test that may predict whether...

Microplastics in human body great risk to health: Research

Many of the microplastics in human body come from the...

Philip Morris plans to bring iQOS device for Indian smokers

Philip Morris International Inc is planning to launch its iQOS...

Four more die in E.Coli outbreak in US

Four more people died from an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday, bringing the total toll to five. Twenty-five more people have taken ill since the last update from the agency on May 16, with 197 patients from...