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1 October, 2018 4:34 PM Huge Jump In Shelling, Firing By Pakistan In Jammu And Kashmir This Year

The first seven months of this year saw 52 deaths and 232 people getting injured by 1,435 ceasefire violations in Jammu and Kashmir, according to an RTI reply by the Home ministry. According to the data provided by the MHA in reply to an RTI application filed by activist Raman Sharma, till the end of July this year, 28 civilians, 12 armymen and 12 BSF personnel 45

1 October, 2018 4:03 PM PM Modi speaks to Indonesian President Joko Widodo, offers assistance for earthquake-tsunami-hit victims

PM Modi offered condolences on behalf of the people of India on the loss of lives due to the recent natural calamity that hit Sulawesi region of Indonesia. New Delhi: In the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that claimed lives of hundreds in Indonesia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday had a telephonic conversation with the country's 87

26 September, 2018 7:20 AM Electronic Stability Control And Autonomous Emergency Braking Mandatory By 2023: Abhay Damle

Speaking at the Global NCAP's Stop The Crash event at BIC, Abhay Damle, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways said that India will have ESC and autonomous braking as mandatory features by 2023. India will have safety braking features such as electronic stability control and autonomous braking as mandatory feature on passenger cars by as soon as 2022 or 2023. This was announced 65

25 September, 2018 12:33 PM Supreme Court Constitutes Committee To Look Into Jail Reforms

The top court bench was hearing a matter relating to inhuman conditions in 1,382 prisons across India. The Supreme Court today constituted a three-member committee, headed by its former judge Justice Amitava Roy, to look into jail reforms across the country and suggest measures to deal with them. A bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur said the panel 53

25 September, 2018 2:45 AM Increasing excise taxes might discourage people from buying alcohol: Report

Increasing excise taxes on alcoholic beverages and regulating availability of alcohol are some of the ways to discourage people from drinking liquor, a report said Monday. The harmful effects of alcohol are the fifth leading risk factor for premature deaths and disability. It is among the top risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as cancer 82

23 September, 2018 9:54 AM Doctor Kafeel Khan, Arrested For "Disturbing Patient Treatment", Released

Dr Kafeel Khan is currently out on bail in a case related to death of infants at a state-run hospital in Gorakhpur last year. Dr Kafeel Khan was released on orders of a magistrate hours after his arrest on Saturday allegedly for arguing with doctors and "disturbing" treatment being given to patients at the district hospital in Bahraich in Uttar Pradesh 80

22 September, 2018 9:00 AM Per capita alcohol consumption in India more than doubled from 2005-2016

Per capita alcohol consumption in India has more than doubled from 2005 to 2016, according to a report by the WHO. In India, the consumption of alcohol has increased from 2.4 litres in 2005 to 5.7 litres in 2016 with 4.2 litres being consumed by men and 1.5 litre by women, it said. The total alcohol per capita consumption (15+ years) is expected to increase 55

21 September, 2018 7:03 PM Alcohol Responsible For 3 Million Deaths Worldwide: WHO

Alcohol killed three million people in 2016 – more than infectious diseases, cancers combined, the World Health organisation said on Friday. More than 75 per cent of the alcohol related deaths were among men, it said. The WHO research revealed that alcohol consumption in India more than doubled from 2005 to 2016. India's per capita consumption increased 79

21 September, 2018 12:09 PM Love To Eat Food Cooked On Barbecue? Beware! It May Damage Your Lungs!

Eating food cooked on wood or coal may impair your lungs increase risk of respiratory illness or death, researchers warned. This is especially for those who love food cooked on barbecue. Compared to those who used electricity or gas, chronic and acute respiratory disease hospitalisations or deaths were 36 per cent higher among those who used wood or coal for cooking 143

20 September, 2018 11:46 AM Narayana Health SRCC to increase bed count to 300 by FY20

Leading private sector hospital chain Narayana Hrudayalaya Thursday said it is planning to increase the bed count at its city paediatric hospital, SRCC Children's Hospital, to 300 by financial year 2019-20. "Post-Diwali, we will be adding more beds and are looking to increase the same to 300 beds by 2019-20," Narayana Health SRCC facility director Rupesh 52