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Over 25 students fall ill after consuming mid-day meal at Delhi Govt school

New Delhi: Over 25 girl students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government school in Delhi's Narela area and were rushed to a hospital, the police said. "About 26 students were taken ill due to food poisoning after consuming mid-day meal. They were taken to Satyawadi Raja Harish Chandra Hospital,"

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PM Modi Visits to Vajpayee at AIIMS for the third time Advertisement

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited his ailing predecessor Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who is undergoing treatment at AIIMS. This is the third time Modi has visited the former prime minister, who was admitted to the country's premier hospital on June 11 with a kidney tract infection, chest congestion, urinary tract

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Hospitalised Sisodia, Jain discharged from hospital

New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and his colleague Satyendar Jain,were discharged from the LNJP Hospital today, who were on a hunger strike at the lieutenant governor's office and hospitalised after their health deteriorated. On Sunday night Health Minister Jain was admitted to the hospital after his condition had deteriorated.

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Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain did not take their lives, depression did, says Deepika Padukone

NEW DELHI: Deepika Padukone reposted a message on Tuesday by The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLLF), her organisation that deals with mental health issues. In the post, the recent suicides of designer Kate Spade and chef Anthony Bourdain have been used as examples to spark a new conversation about the

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Prevention from the deadly Nipah Virus

Kerala: As per the fact sheet about Nipah Virus by the World Health Organization, following are certain facts about the spread of Nipah, quoted verbatim: - Infected bats shed virus in their excretion and secretion such as saliva, urine, semen and excreta but they are symptomless carriers. - The NiV is highly

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Kerala: High alert after 3 deaths due to fever

Kerala: The Health Department is on high alert in the district after the death of three members of a family at Perambra due to fever over the past fortnight. Excise Minister T.P. Ramakrishnan, who is the Minister in charge of the district, held meetings with senior officials on Saturday to take

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Kerala: 5 dead, 9 critical due to Nipah Virus

Kerala: The Health Department of Kerala confirmed that three people had died in Kozhikode district of Kerala after having infected by a rare virus called Nipah. In the last two weeks, there were three deaths in one family at Changaroth panchayat in Kozhikode district in Kerala. Samples from the deceased have been

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Hawaii: Ban sunscreens to prevent coral reefs and environment

Hawaii: The Hawaiian lawmakers have taken a great step towards conserving the coral reefs. As per the reports, the Hawaiian Lawmakers have passed a bill that puts a ban on the sale of sunscreens containing chemicals. According to many scientists, the chemicals present in those sunscreens are very harmful to the environment,

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World Thalassemia Day, India tops the list

New Delhi: India is one of the worst Thalassemia affected countries in the world with more than four crore carriers and over one lakh Thalassemia majors under blood transfusion every month. On World Thalassaemia Day, the focus falls back on the efforts to contain the disease. Over one lakh Thalassemia patients across

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Coma patient dies, eye allegedly nibbled by a rat

Mumbai: The coma patient whose eye was allegedly nibbled by a rat at civic-run Bal Thackeray Trauma Care Hospital in Jogeshwari has died. The incident took place on April 23 after he was moved from the Intensive Care Unit to the general ward. It was reportedly seen that the right eye of

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