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शुक्रवार, 30 जनवरी 2015

6 social development efforts that will take India forward

6 social development efforts that will take India forward
  - Though India is at the cusp of change, there is still a long way to go in improving the health and socio-economic status of its citizens. A run-through of ...

Green tea could kill oral cancer

Green tea could kill oral cancer
 - According to food scientists from Pennsylvania State University, the research could lead to treatments for oral cancer as well as other types of cancer. Earlier studies had shown that epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG), a compound found in green

60 percent of type 2 diabetes is preventable

60 percent of type 2 diabetes is preventable
 - He added that late diagnosis leads to enormous health costs and 20 percent of patients have long-term damage by the time of diagnosis. He said the ...

Sugary drinks can lead to early periods

Sugary drinks can lead to early periods
 - Our findings provide further support for public health efforts to reduce the consumption of sugary drinks," Michels added. The findings are important ...

Why rape is a joke in India

Why rape is a joke in India
 - This Republic Day, our nation saw patriotic women marching away to glory and leading troops during the melodious parade. We all saw, we all ...

Selfie videos can track your mental health

Selfie videos can track your mental health
 - Researchers have developed innovative program for computers or smartphones having cameras, that will gauge user's mental health by monitoring ...

Beer compound can save brain cells from damage

Beer compound can save brain cells from damage
 - Love wine for its bouquet of health benefits? Try some beer too. According to researchers, a beer compound can protect brain cells from damage.

Whole Foods Wants To Replace Your Doctor

Whole Foods Wants To Replace Your Doctor
 - Whole Foods wants to go beyond organic groceries to offer customers health care and exercise classes, according to a new interview with John ...

Swaniti Inititaive: Delhi's women, behind the rest in safety and jobs

Swaniti Inititaive: Delhi's women, behind the rest in safety and jobs
 - This implies that a mere 11 per cent of Delhi's women aged above 15 years are available and willing to work. Even among the small fraction of Delhi ...


A world apart – why political and businesses elites need to remember working women

A world apart – why political and businesses elites need to remember working women
 - For example in India, women spend ten times as much time on unpaid care work than men and as many as 45 per cent of women of working age are ...

Despite the Hypocrisy, I See Light for Women at the End of the Tunnel

Despite the Hypocrisy, I See Light for Women at the End of the Tunnel
 - Her motto – “Work hard and party harder”, so if you see her busy at her work desk, ... She starts with the fact that Indian women are expected to talk softly, after all, that's ... Men, too, are coming forward to campaign for women's rights.


Global Links mentoring scheme will help female entrepreneurs in India

Global Links mentoring scheme will help female entrepreneurs in India
  - Dr Sharmistha Banerjee is the first Indian woman to take part in the ... to labor-force entry, including negative cultural perceptions of women working, ...

1000 HIV+ cases in Maharashtra due to infected blood transfusion

1000 HIV+ cases in Maharashtra due to infected blood transfusion
 - state, got HIV through blood transfusion. The cumulative count for the past five years is 8,983 people who got HIV through blood transfusion in India.

India's decision to recriminalise homosexuality a backward move'

India's decision to recriminalise homosexuality a backward move'
 - Even though the 48-year-old doesn't know which way India is headed where conservative movements are challenging the existence of the LGBT ...

In a first, police nod for gay pride march in woman's name

In a first, police nod for gay pride march in woman's name
 - In a landmark of sorts for queer rights in India, all the police permissions for an LGBT Pride March set for January 31 will be in the name of a ...

India has outlawed homosexuality. But it's better to be transgender there than in the US

India has outlawed homosexuality. But it's better to be transgender there than in the US
 - The gay rights movement in the United States has experienced historic successes in recent years. Gay couples can marry legally in 36 states, and ...