Boy dies of Ebola in Uganda as virus spreads from Congo

Uganda's health ministry confirmed that a child had died from the virus and that his three-year-old brother and their grandmother were also infected.

published on : 13th June 2019

CAG Rajiv Mehrishi chosen External Auditor for WHO

The CAG of India is currently also on the Board of Auditors of the United Nations and Vice Chair of the UN Panel of External Auditors.

published on : 4th June 2019

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari to seek relief for traders hit by fire

In a roadshow, Tiwari also apologised to the people because they were not getting the benefits of the Centre’s Ayushman Bharat health scheme since it has not been implemented by the Delhi government.

published on : 3rd June 2019

David Tennant says he struggled in 'coping' with 'Doctor Who' fame

In an interview with The Sunday Times, Tennant said he used to feel "intimidated" by people who would look at him as a star.

published on : 28th May 2019

Pakistan seeks help from WHO to investigate HIV outbreak

Till now 681 HIV positive cases have been identified among the 21,375 tested in Ratodero town of Larkana district in the north-west part of Sindh province.

published on : 28th May 2019

'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?' cancelled after 20 years

The game show, which was a phenomenon in its initial network run on ABC and has aired in syndication since 2002, will end after its current season.

published on : 19th May 2019

WHO sets screen time for infants and kids, says physical activity is must

The guidelines were issued as part of a campaign to tackle the global obesity crisis and ensure that young children grow up fit and well.

published on : 25th April 2019

Screen time to tummy time: WHO now has advice for kids under five    

For infants under one, the WHO recommends at least 30 minutes of physically activity a day, including prone position - or tummy time - for those not yet mobile. Find out other recommendations...

published on : 24th April 2019

UN says over 260 killed in Libya battle as African leaders meet

The fighting has since eased somewhat as both Libyan National Army and Government of National Accord appeared to be preparing for the next phase of the battle. 

published on : 24th April 2019

Wholesale price-based inflation spikes to 3.18 per cent in March on costlier food, fuel

Inflation in food articles hardened with steep rise in prices of vegetables during March 2019.

published on : 15th April 2019

Just like equity, debts too require a price discovery market

Over the past 30-40 years that I have been in the markets, there have been many scams.

published on : 15th April 2019

Over 120 killed, nearly 600 wounded in Libya fighting: WHO

Fighting on the ground, the two sides have launched daily air raids and accuse each other of targeting civilians.

published on : 14th April 2019

Crude shock: Rising prices spoil festive spirit in Chennai

Rates of basic staples hit Rs 80 per kg last week, vendors at Koyambedu Wholesale Market blame it on poor rainfall and high fuel cost.

published on : 13th April 2019

'I'm dead': Chadwick Boseman on 'Avengers: Endgame' questions

Boseman's character King T'Challa was among the 16 superheroes who turned to dust in the aftermath of Thanos' finger snap in "Avengers: Infinity War".

published on : 9th April 2019

Photo clicked by junior health inspector in Kerala makes it to WHO calendar

A snapshot of giving medicine to a new-born in a flooded house taken by a medical team from Kuttanad during the flood period was accredited by the WHO in their calendar.

published on : 5th April 2019
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