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Gurgaon: As home deliveries go, this one breaks new grounds. A new start-up by an 18-year-old college student puts safe sex just a click away - offering time-bound home delivery of contraceptives. And much like pizzas, the product is free...
New Delhi: About 8,000 patients pass through Dr Zarir F Udwadia's busy clinic every year. The patients who are usually referred to him by colleagues from different parts of the country are difficult cases of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). An...
New Delhi: A social business has launched the country's first solar satellite television service, bringing clean energy powered entertainment to households and businesses through a pay-as-you-go payment scheme. Simpa Networks, which began operations in 2011, is a social enterprises tapping into...
New Delhi: Lifeline Express, the world's first hospital on a train, is set to get two more coaches for the detection and control of oral, breast and cervical cancer on Tuesday, the Ministry of Railways said on Monday. "Two additional...
Mumbai: The number of children trafficked for sex in the red light districts of Mumbai has dropped sharply, activists said, as they raised concerns over the trade shifting underground to private lodges and residences. A study by the non-governmental International...
Geneva: The World Health Organization revised guidelines on antenatal care on Monday, saying pregnant women should have twice as many contacts with health providers - eight - as it recommended previously. More antenatal contacts help to reduce the chance of...
By Roli Srivastava and Nita Bhalla Mumbai/New Delhi: Business has been slow at the Thakkar Bappa Colony shoe manufacturing hub in eastern Mumbai since the government withdrew high-value bank notes last month in an attempt to curb tax evasion and...
Hyderabad: A newborn girl was allegedly sold by her mother for Rs 5,000 in Khammam district of Telangana as could not raise the child due to poverty, police said on Monday. The woman, who gave birth to her sixth child...
New Delhi: With Diwali round the corner, a five-day campaign titled 'Jagruk Raho, Chuppi Todo' has been launched by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights to raise awareness on sexual abuse of children. The child rights body, in collaboration...
By Oommen C. Kurian, Shalini Rudra, Rhea Colaco and Raushan Tara Jaswal/ IndiaSpend While healthcare has largely been a neglected issue in past general elections, major parties started talking about health in their manifestos from 2004. In some states, there's evidence...

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