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Election campaign in Phillaur gets bitter after death fo 3 persons

PHILLAUR: After the mysterious deaths of three villagers during last two days   in nearby Village Gannapind which was adopted by Congress MP Santokh Singh Chaudhary the Ongoing Election Campaign took an ugly turn in Phillaur today.

Car pollution caused asthma in 350,000 Indian kids

Traffic pollution caused asthma among 350,000 children in India, the second largest after China, in 2015, finds a Lancet study that analysed 194 countries.

Transition from Underweight to Obesity in India

Overweight or Obesity is an abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that may impair health. It is measured using the simple screening tool, Body Mass Index (BMI) defined as weight in kilogram divided by square of height in meters of person.

AAP MLAs file petition in NGT seeking action against state govt over pollution of river waters

CHANDIGARH,: A high-powered delegation of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), led by Kultar Singh Sandhwan (MLA, Kotkapura), Amarjit Singh Sandoa (MLA, Ropar) and Jai Kishan Rori (MLA, Garhshanker) filed a petition in the National Green Tribunal (NGT), New Delhi, seeking action against Punjab government for its maintaining stoic silence over the pollution of river waters in the state, leaving a vast majority of people falling prey to certain life-threatening diseases, like cancer, asthma, besides certain skin diseases.

Draw inspiration from Vedas to fight climate change: Dia Mirza

UNITED NATIONS:  Bollywood actor and environmentalist Dia Mirza says it's time to draw inspiration from the Vedas to fight climate change and save the global ecology.

PETA accuses Priyanka, Nick of 'animal cruelty' for using elephant, horse at wedding

NEW DELHI: After a section of social media users cracked down on the use of firecrackers at the wedding celebrations of Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas in Jodhpur, animal rights organisation PETA has raised a concern about the use of a horse and elephant at their nuptials.

India, world’s fastest growing economy, has the most toxic air

BLOOMBERG: Asia’s largest economy, China, has long had a reputation for smoggy skies. But these days, neighboring India is fighting the far bigger battle with pollution: The South Asian country is home to the world’s 10 most polluted cities.

Researchers develop molecule, move step closer to treating common cold

LONDON: Moving closer to finding a cure for common cold, researchers have developed a molecule that may prevent the virus from attacking human cells.

Cesarean surgeries are on the rise in Punjab ,Haryana and H.P

 More and more pregnant women in the region prefer to go under the knife instead of waiting for a normal delivery, if the data provided by the National Family Health Survey-4 conducted in 2015-16 is of any indication. The number of babies born through the c-Section in the region comprising Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh went up in the past 10 years. The trend has caught up in private health facilities but has taken a dip in case of public hospitals. 

Want a good night's sleep? Try simple tricks

Do you wake up in the middle of the night and keep staring at the ceiling thinking of ways to finally get some rest before the alarm rings? Are you tired of restless tossing and turning during sleep time? Do you wake up feeling tired in the morning? Try these simple tips to get a perfect good night's sleep.

What are the thumb rules for a layman to take care of his heart?

A chat with Dr.Devi Shetty, Narayana Hrudayalaya (Heart Specialist) Bangalore was arranged by WIPRO for its employees. The transcript of the chat is given below. Useful for everyone.

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