HEALTH

World Anti Tobacco day observed

By Anoop Kumar Painuli

NEW DELHI : Anti Tobacco day is being observed on Tuesday across the globe, including India. The day highlights the health risks associated with the use of tobacco and advocating for effective policies to reduce its consumption.

Rani Mukerjee joins World Stroke Campaign

By Rector Kathuria
LUDHIANA:: Film actress  Rani Mukerjee  has joined the “1 in 6” campaign as goodwill ambassador of the Indian Stroke Association  and the World Stroke Organization. Announcing this Dr Jeyaraj D Pandian, Professor of Neurology and Stroke Neurologist from Christian Medical College here said that stroke or Brain attack is the second leading cause of death for people above 60 years and a leading cause of disability throughout the world.

Eat Well to Sleep Well

By Sadia Khan

We all need a good night’s sleep in order to function well at work and at school or just in general to get anything done the next day. Sleep is also very important for your health and well being. Lack of sleep can lead to many health conditions and of these is obesity. If you are finding yourself drinking a lot of caffeine in order to stay awake all day long then you are not getting enough good quality sleep at night.

Philips to expand healthcare biz ‎

JAIPUR: Rural women in the state are being denied basic maternal and childcare facilities as nearly two thirds of the first referral units (FRU) are not functioning. An assessment by the health department in May showed that 94 of the 150 existing FRUs are non-functional.

Under the national rural he

Health care cuts in Wales could top £1.9bn

The health service in Wales may need to find up to £1.9 billion in savings over the next five years, according to the assembly government’s health minister.

Speaking at a public services summit in Cardiff on Friday, Edwina Hart will say that Wales is well placed to meet the funding challenge.

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POLITICS

BJP website goes live with a tagline — Phir Ek Baar Modi Sarkar

Our Correspondent / New Delhi n Bharatiya Janata Party’s website was allegedly hacked has come live almost ...

Congress demands Lokpal probe into BJP’s ‘Yeddyurappa Diaries’

BJP dismisses Congress allegations over reported payoffs to its top leaders   Agencies / New Delhi ...

BJP Releases First List: PM Modi to Contest from Varanasi, Amit Shah Gets Advani’s Seat

BJP Releases First List: PM Modi to Contest from Varanasi, Amit Shah Gets Advani's Seat   File ph ...

SPORTS

Prajnesh makes it to Miami Masters main draw

India's number one singles player, Prajnesh Gunneswaran, has made it to the main draw of the Miami Open, his s ...

Mandhana, Jhulan at top of ICC Women’s ODI Rankings

Indian duo of Smriti Mandhana and Jhulan Goswami continue to top the batting and bowling charts in the latest ...

India crash out of Asia Mixed Team Badminton Championships

India crashed out of the Asia Mixed Team Badminton Championships at Hong Kong after losing 2-3 to Chinese Taip ...

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MARQUEE

116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

Documentary on Menstruation stigma ‘Period’ wins Oscar

  WEB DESK A Netflix documentary Period. End of sentence, on the menstruation taboo in rural India has ...

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