In an effort to streamline the disposal of carcasses and hazardous hospital waste, the Mehendra Chaudhary Zoological Park authorities have decided to set up an incinerator on the zoo premises. This
The Punjab State Electricity Board(PSEB) has recommended to the Electricity Tariff Regulatory Authority Rs 2 per unit as charges for power supply to the agricultural
There are reports that wheat being supplied to children in government primary schools in Punjab is finding its way to shops, defeating the very purpose of the well intentioned mid-day meal scheme.
A tumour at the base of the skull pressing down the brain stem and upper spinal cord was removed by a team of surgeons after a 12 hour operation on a 35 year old women in
According to medical data, incidents of cardiovascular disorders are on the rise in the subcontinent. Genetic factors combined with stress and strain of urban living and lack of health consciousness
Launching a scathing attack on the Congress led Delhi Government, the Leader of the Opposition, Mr. Jagdish Mukhi today said the continuing power crisis in the Capital was man made, mainly due to
The Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Om Prakash Chautala, has directed the Public Health Department to make a survey of big villages whose polluted water falls in Yamuna so that these can also be included
Mildly depressed older women tend to live longer than those who are not depressed at all, a surprising new study suggests. The findings are contrary to most other studies on the link between
Mr. V. Ramnath, Director-General, National Institute of Agricultural Marketing, said in Shimla yesterday that Rs 334 crore rural godown scheme would go a long way in protecting the farm produce
Twentyone more deaths pushed the heat wave toll across the country this season to 745. Around 666 had died in Andhra Pradesh alone. The heat wave in Rajasthan claimed six more lives today, two of
Epidemiological study on effect of air pollution on human health (adults) in Delhi
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