Udaipur, June 23 (IANS) Women in Rajasthan's tribal areas still consider home to be the safest place for deliveries, are afraid of using contraceptives and don't get their children immunised.
Saturday, June 23, 2007 8:43:32 AM
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) A Delhi-based environmental group Friday welcomed the European Union (EU) Parliament's resolution to ban mercury trade which causes environmental pollution, and urged the Indian government to do likewise.
Friday, June 22, 2007 7:50:07 PM
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Positioning hazelnuts as the 'ultimate healthy snack', a leading Indian company has begun marketing the 'miracle nut from Turkey' in the country, hoping to replicate its success in promoting olive oil.
Friday, June 22, 2007 5:55:32 PM
Bangalore, June 22 (IANS) In a rare surgery, doctors at the Wockhardt Hospital here have removed a large cancerous tumour from a 22-year-old patient's heart.
Friday, June 22, 2007 1:37:12 PM
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Health Minister A. Ramadoss Thursday said that all villages affected by chikungunya fever would get Rs.10,000 to prevent mosquito breeding and to spread awareness among people even as 17,000 suspected cases of the viral have been reported so far this year.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 11:13:59 PM
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) About 17,000 suspected cases of chikungunya have been reported from across the country this year, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said here Thursday, adding that the government was taking measures to contain the spread of potentially deadly viral fever.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 7:16:19 PM
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Pharma major Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its abbreviated new drug application for Cefepime injection.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 4:56:25 PM
Bhopal, June 21 (IANS) Saying that the sale of sex toys in India would have 'severe consequences in society', a Madhya Pradesh minister has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to convene an all-party meeting to discuss the issue.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 1:58:42 PM
Patna, June 21 (IANS) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has accused US multi-national companies of selling recycled prosthesis in India at cheaper prices.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 1:52:42 PM
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government has ordered an inquiry into the alleged incident of a 15-year-old boy performing a caesarean section operation, an official said Thursday.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 12:57:21 PM
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