To decongest the cities, India needs fewer cars

India, Sept. 22 -- If there was any such thing as holistic economics, there would at least be arguments about whether the current woes of the automobile industry should worry us. Now that may sound li... Read More

'Humbleness, simplicity': PM Modi's 'down to earth' gesture at Houston airport gets praises on Twitter

India, Sept. 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday left Twitter users impressed after he picked up flowers which fell from the bouquet presented to him during a welcome ceremony at the airpor... Read More

Creating a cult of anti-Gandhis

India, Sept. 22 -- Last month, a row broke out in my alma mater, the University of Delhi, when the students' organisation, the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), sought to install a bust of th... Read More

Jonathan Van Ness says 'he is HIV Positive'

Washington D.C, Sept. 22 -- : American podcaster Jonathan Van Ness opened up about being diagnosed with HIV when he was 25. Just ahead of the release of his memoir 'Over the Top,' which is set to hit... Read More

Preserve India's heritage. It gives us an identity

India, Sept. 22 -- Why do old places matter? Why do we have preservation laws to protect heritage sites? What difference does it make to the lives of people? If you were to go by Thompson M Mayes of ... Read More

Rs.1.45 lakh crore corporate tax cuts finalised by govt in 36 hours

India, Sept. 22 -- Thirty-six hours. That was all the time the government machinery had to work out the nitty-gritty and implement the Rs.1.45 lakh crore of corporate tax rate cuts that Prime Minister... Read More

Disease threat looms after floodwater recedes

KOTA, Sept. 22 -- With the recession of the floodwater from the low-lying areas of the Kota city, threat of a disease outbreak looms large, heath officials said. The medical and health department has... Read More

Admin organises camps for early detection

NOIDA, Sept. 22 -- Marking World Alzheimer's Day, the health department of Gautam Budh Nagar organised camps to spread awareness on the disease. The department also ran a signature campaign to reach o... Read More

Delhi govt releases draft health care bill to regulate labs, clinics, hospitals

New Delhi, Sept. 22 -- The Delhi government on Saturday released the draft Delhi Health Bill, 2019, which aims to regulate all health care facilities in the city, including hospitals, nursing homes, d... Read More

'Ensure potable water to reduce 30% of disease burden'

LUCKNOW, Sept. 22 -- About 30% of disease burden can be avoided by ensuring access to safe drinking water and eliminating malnutrition among people, said Prof Kauser Usman, HoD, geriatric medicine whi... Read More