23 May 2019 3:27 PM GMT
These state laws do not have an impact immediately but they are setting the stage for overturning the Supreme Court order
8 April 2019 4:52 PM GMT
As more people die from poor diet, study highlights how low consumption of healthy food is better than high consumption of unhealthy foods
22 Nov 2017 3:34 PM GMT
Non-communicable diseases reportedly contribute more to India’s disease burden than communicable diseases. But the latter is still a concern.
10 July 2017 2:18 PM GMT
The UN’s first conference to save the oceans is a grand show of intent to reset our relationship with the largest sink of carbon dioxide and the biggest receptacle for human wastes.
20 April 2017 3:19 PM GMT
Long-term impacts of lead exposure have finally been revealed: reduced IQ levels and lower socio-economic status
28 Feb 2017 4:36 PM GMT
Latest data suggests a decline in the nutritional quality of food. What is stripping our food of nutrients? Can authorities cope with the challenge? Asks Vibha Varshney
9 July 2015 10:46 PM GMT
On June 3 this year, billions of collisions occurred in a 27-km-long circular tunnel between Switzerland and France. But this is not a cause for...
12 July 2014 10:21 PM GMT
Creating infrastructure is not going to improve India’s health. But today’s budget was focused on this aspect. Money has been given for making more...
23 May 2014 8:19 PM GMT
3D printing is an emerging technology often compared to the Internet and computers in its ability to change the world. A 3D printer can create three...
17 March 2014 12:48 AM GMT
SCIENTISTS have succeeded in making artificial muscles from strings made of polyethylene and nylon. These cost as little as $5 a kilogram and could...
6 Nov 2013 11:17 PM GMT
Excerpts of his interview:Why Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM)?India’s space programme is an application-centric and a people-centric programme. It aims at...
14 Oct 2013 12:37 AM GMT
The severity of cyclone Phailin has once again triggered speculations about whether it is linked to climate change. But the impact of climate change...