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7.4% Reduction in Severely Acute Malnourished Children: BSI Nutrition India Programme

After the first successful year of the Dettol BSI Nutrition India Programme, the community witnessed a 7.4 per cent reduction in the proportion of...

All You Need to Know About Parsi New Year

Parsi New Year, which is called Navroz or Nowroz, is celebrated to mark the starting of the Iranian calendar. In Persian, 'Nav' represents new,...

PETA Urges Health Ministry to Stop Capture, Use of Monkeys

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have sent letters, co-signed by an expert primatologist, calling on the Ministry of Health and...

eRaksha Competition 2020: Creating Cyber Awareness Among Youth

Online learning has become the need of the hour and the most viable resource that has come to the aid of children and their...

Film-TV Body Discusses Issue of Senior Actors’ Shoot With Maharashtra Governor

Cine And TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) Senior Vice President, actor Manoj Joshi, held a meeting with Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Saturday to...

‘Arogyautsav’ to Take Place Instead of Ganeshotsav in Lalbaug This Year

First time in its 86-year history, the famed and iconic Lalbaugcha Raja Ganesh idol will not be established during the upcoming 11-day Ganeshotsav, officials...

Maharashtra Uses Facebook Tool to Strengthen Blood Donation Drive

As part of its efforts to overcome the shortage of blood during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Maharashtra health department on Monday said it decided...

Mumbaikars Exercise, Enjoy Outdoors as Lockdown Eases

Two days after lockdown norms were eased from June 5, Mumbaikars had their first Sunday out in large numbers to walk, jog and exercise...

Covid-19 Recovery Rate in India stands at 48.20%: Health Ministry

The Health Ministry on Saturday said that the recovery rate from Covid-19 in the country stood at 48.20 per cent, from a total of...

80% Maharashtra School Students Don’t Report Cybercrimes: Survey

At least 80 per cent of school students in Maharashtra aged between 10-17 do not report cybercrimes they face online to their parents, teachers...

Migrant Workers Push Up Corona Infections in Jharkhand

The return of the migrant workers from the highly coronavirus infected states of Maharashtra and Gujarat is pushing up the number of Covid-19 patients...

PM Narendra Modi Launches Plan to Tackle Water Shortage in India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a 60-billion-rupee ($842 million) plan to tackle water shortages in the country's seven heartland states where...

Facebook Alerts People to Vote on Maharashtra, Haryana Poll Day

Facebook on Monday activated its election notification feature for India, requesting people to go out and vote for their candidates in the Maharashtra and...

Amazon Announces Launch of New Fulfilment Centre in Maharashtra

Expanding its infrastructure footprint in Maharashtra, e-commerce major Amazon announced the launch of new fulfilment centre near Bhiwandi, here on Tuesday. "The new fulfilment centre...

Cantonments in Maharashtra Virtually Undisturbed by Civilian Cacophony All Around

The Cantonments in Maharashtra, unlike most urban centres in the state, are renowned for their lush greenery, cleanliness, disciplined lifestyle of the personnel working...

10 Indian Sites That Got UNESCO World Heritage Tag

— By Sonali Pimputkar  Mumbai’s rich bunch of Victorian and Art Deco buildings in the Fort and Marine Drive precinct on Saturday, June 30, got the...

Come April, government will be more comfortable in Rajya Sabha

In April, the opposition may lose its edge over BJP in Rajya Sabha NDA led by Modi has faced many embarrassments in Rajya...

70 years after Independence power reaches Elephanta Isle near Mumbai

* Elephanta Caves is a UNESCO World Heritage site * An unseasonal 'Diwali' has suddenly been ushered on the island * The official is hopeful that now, the Islanders...

Maharashtra’s climate action plan yielded disappointments

The Maharashtra climate action plan yields huge disappointments as it failed to recognize crucial issues in its implementation. The issues like air pollution...

The major Challenge is to make the Youth of the Country Entrepreneurial and not Job Seekers : Venkaiah Naidu

At a time of tepid job growth and continuing income disparities, the major challenge is to make the youth of the country entrepreneurial and not...

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People Avoid Masks Due to Breathing Problems: Study

When it came to non-compliance towards covering the face, breathing problems have emerged as a key reason, with 50 percent listing it in a...

Women More Vulnerable to Uncurbed Diabetes

Traditionally, women play the role of caregivers in India when it comes to families and their health. They prioritize the health of their loved...

Australia Rescuing Helpless Beached Whales

Rescuers of Australia are trying to save scores of beached whales on the shore in the state of Tasmania. Earlier this week, a pod...

Hydroponic Farm Method Making its way in India

The rows of lettuce, microgreens, and herbs that Himanshu Aggarwal and his mother grow in an enclosed room in a busy New Delhi market...