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  • Saffron Carpet Rolled Out For Modi to Mark Yoga Day

    20 June, 2017 12:03 PM 44

    Lucknow: Gone are the days of fancy red carpets. Uttar Pradesh’s capital city has rolled out the saffron carpet as it sets to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi for International Yoga Day on Tuesday. The event, to be held at Ramabai Sthal, will be attended by chief minister Yogi Adityanath too. Special saffron coloured yoga mats have been arranged

  • International Yoga Day: Rolling out the welcome mat tomorrow

    20 June, 2017 12:03 PM 37

    From Central Park in Connaught Place to Central Park in New York, the stage is set for the third International Day of Yoga tomorrow with Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the celebrations -- and 55,000 enthusiasts - in performing asanas in Lucknow. From Central Park in Connaught Place to Central Park in New York, the stage is set for the third International

  • Rolling out the welcome mat for Yoga Day tomorrow

    20 June, 2017 8:40 AM 29

    From Central Park in Connaught Place to Central Park in New York, the stage is set for the third International Day of Yoga tomorrow with Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the celebrations -- and 55,000 enthusiasts - in performing asanas in Lucknow. Besides, celebrations will take place in 150 countries with Indian missions coordinating activities

  • Government makes radio spot, TV commercial for promoting yoga

    20 June, 2017 8:40 AM 28

    Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com NEW DELHI: A radio spot, a television commercial and posters are some of the many ways through which the Tourism Ministry is looking to promote Yoga Day in India and abroad. The ministry has made a 30-second radio spot to promote yoga which is being broadcast on 17 All India Radio FM stations

  • Mysureans struck by dengue fever

    18 June, 2017 6:20 AM 40

    MYSURU: Hospitals in Mysuru have b een flooded with people who feel they're suffering from dengue fever. Their relatives are pressurizing doctors to admit ailing family member and this has resulted in lack of beds at popular hospitals across the city. When parents of Varun, a 17-year-old pre-university course student suffering from fever with platelet

  • Indian-origin pharmacist jailed for illegally selling drugs in UK

    18 June, 2017 5:53 AM 44

    LONDON: An Indian-origin pharmacist who stole almost 5,000 pounds worth of prescription drugs and then sold them on the street has been jailed for one year by a UK court. Niren Patel had appeared at Snaresbrook Crown Court and pleaded guilty to two counts of fraud by abuse of a position of trust, possession with intent to supply a Class B drug and five counts

  • Childhood passive smoking may up arthritis risk

    17 June, 2017 6:19 AM 63

    Exposure to passive smoking in childhood significantly increased the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in adult smokers, a study has showed. Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder affecting many joints, including those in the hands and feet. The findings showed that in smokers who had childhood passive exposure to smoke, the hazard

  • Government allocates Rupees 1,000 crore to NTR Vaidya Seva Trust

    17 June, 2017 5:07 AM 40

    Guntur: Minister for Medical and Health Kamineni Srinivas lauded NTR Vaidya Trust for rendering medical services to the poor. Taking this into consideration, the government has allocated Rs1,000 crore to NTR Vaidya Seva Trust, he said. He said donations given to NTR Vaidya Trust will be exempted from income tax and urged the donors to come forward and donate

  • 5 local kids make mark at AIIMS entrance

    17 June, 2017 1:01 AM 66

    LUCKNOW: Abhishek Verma would travel two hours early morning every day to Lucknow from Barabanki so that he could prepare for his medical entrance. His hard work paid off when he learnt he had scored the 72nd All India Rank (AIR) in the MBBS entrance of AIIMS declared on Thursday. He also secured the eighth rank in the OBC category. Along with Verma

  • Sex-specific dosages may keep female heart healthy

    15 June, 2017 11:44 AM 38

    Washington DC [USA], June 15 : To reduce the adverse reactions of cardiovascular drugs in women, a team of researchers has recommended to develop sex-specific dosages to protect greater proportion of women dying from heart diseases Washington D.C. [USA], June 15 : To reduce the adverse reactions of cardiovascular drugs in women, a team of researchers