Second case of Coronavirus confirmed in the US

India, Jan. 24 -- Individuals with no ailments infected more, say first set of clinical findings for Chinese patients The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed the second case of... Read More

Four test negative for Coronavirus, confirms health ministry

India, Jan. 24 -- Ten persons in Mumbai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad under surveillance At least 10 persons in India are under surveillance for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection, a senior official ... Read More

Budget 2020-21: Experts hope water security will be in focus again

India, Jan. 24 -- Fund allocations must be clearly defined, they say Experts hope water security will again be in focus during the upcoming budget just like it has been ever since the new government ... Read More

40 buffaloes die of haemorrhagic septicaemia in Odisha's Kendrapara

India, Jan. 23 -- Locals blame officials for not acting on time, worried about livelihood Around 40 buffaloes have died within four days due to suspected Sahana disease (hemorrhagic septicemia) in a ... Read More

Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (January 23, 2020)

India, Jan. 23 -- Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal Rejuvenation of Yamuna The National Green Tribunal ... Read More

Antibiotic resistance: AMR in Ghana, huge public health threat under cover

India, Jan. 23 -- Health dept steps may fall short due to inadequate funding by government, donors Ibrahim Ahmed mixes honey with Penicillin V and administers it if any family member suffers from cou... Read More

Climate crisis: We are not individuals fighting a faceless system - we are the system that needs to change

India, Jan. 23 -- Our interconnectedness also means that positive behaviours can cascade to influence many others Climate change no longer seems just a future threat. In 2019, major fires in Australi... Read More

Coronavirus continues its march across Asia and the world

India, Jan. 23 -- New cases reported in Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Scotland; three Chinese cities shut to prevent infection from spreading The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) continued its march acros... Read More

Antibiotic resistance: AMR a health threat in Uganda

India, Jan. 23 -- Worries: Self-medication, antibiotic sales without prescription Joy (not her real name), a resident of Wobulenzi in Luwero district, central Uganda, recently contracted an itchy and... Read More

Davos 2020: Will sweeping protests across the globe lead to a new form of capitalism

India, Jan. 23 -- 'Stakeholder capitalism' may become a buzzword, but will it be a concept that can deliver The World Economic Forum (WEF) is not the place to talk 'poverty', 'social exclusion' or 't... Read More