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24 September, 2017 6:12 PM A rooftop farmer rises with rice

Terrace of college employee’s house in Mangaluru yields 30 kg-50 kg of paddy from grow bags A flourishing paddy crop in 200 grow bags has turned the terrace garden of a government employee in Manguluru into an attraction. Krishnappa Gowda Paddambail, who works at the Government College of Teacher Education here, has been cultivating 30-50 kilos of paddy 11

23 September, 2017 6:03 PM A farmer’s ‘tomato adventure’

An experiment nets him ₹10 lakh-worth harvest in 4 months Sunil Gurusiddappa Jaganur, 25, project assistant, who was earning ₹4,500 a month, decided to chuck his job and plunge into a “tomato adventure”. First, he bought one acre of land to augment his family’s 0.75 acres (30 guntas) in Sanganakeri village of Gokak taluk in Belagavi district, and then chose 20

22 September, 2017 7:30 AM Prostate Cancer on the Rise in Rural India, Eating Nuts May Cut the Risk

Exercise regularly, eat healthy to stave off risks of cancer. An IANS report suggests prostate cancer cases in rural India to see a sharp rise. "Most of the metastatic prostate cancer cases are from rural areas. Therefore, it's a challenge to government and doctors to decrease the risk factors and take prostate cancer risk in the rural areas very seriously 37

15 September, 2017 6:49 AM Ladies! Your Daily Dose of Coffee and Tea May Cut the Risk of Death from Diabetes

Women with diabetes who regularly drink a cup of coffee, tea or other caffeinated drinks may be at a reduced risk of dying from cardiovascular diseases and cancer. According to a study presented at the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Annual Meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, the more caffeine women consumed, the lower the risk of dying 31

12 September, 2017 5:48 AM ‘1,730 dengue, 423 chikungunya cases so far in Delhi’

A total of 1,730 dengue and 432 chikungunya cases have been reported in the national capital so far, according to the civic agencies on Monday. Among the total cases, 829 patients are from Delhi while 901 others at Delhi hospitals are from neighbouring states. Similarly, for chikungunya cases, 259 patients are from Delhi while 173 patients are from other 37

7 September, 2017 4:38 AM Swine flu deaths: Rajasthan govt cancels leaves of doctors

Earlier, the hospital was not collecting the samples in the night. Besides, a separate facility has also been created for providing consultation to patients suffering from seasonal diseases outside the emergency unit. The decision has been taken to cater increasing number of patients coming for treatment suffering from seasonal diseases. The facility 31

30 August, 2017 7:10 AM Gorakhpur: 42 children die in last 48 hours at BRD hospital

GORAKHPUR: 42 children have died in the last 48 hours at the hospital, of which seven deaths were due to Encephalitis, PK Singh, the principal of Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College, Gorakhpur said on Wednesday. "Of the 42 deaths, barely seven are due to Encephalitis, while the rest are due to other pediatric diseases," Singh told ANI. "16 deaths have occurred 41

25 August, 2017 10:57 AM Priyanka Gandhi down with dengue, hospitalised: Doctor

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Congress President Sonia Gandhis daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been admitted to a private hospital here for treatment of dengue, a senior doctor said today. She was brought to the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital with fever and was admitted on August 23 under the care of Dr Arup Basu, senior consultant, department of chest medicines 53

24 August, 2017 9:06 AM China's 2nd safety alert for citizens in India talks of 'natural disasters', 'infectious diseases'

NEW DELHI: With no sign of resolution of the border standoff, the Chinese embassy in New Delhi on Thursday decided to caution its citizens about "the deadly weekend train derailment, natural disasters, and frequent infectious disease cases" in India, reported China's state media. This "warning" apparently holds good until the end of the year, said People's 46

19 August, 2017 11:18 AM Adityanath targets Rahul Gandhi, says Gorakhpur not a ‘picnic spot’

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday targeted Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi over his visit to Gorakhpur, saying the ‘yuvraj’ (prince) sitting in Delhi cannot make Gorakhpur ‘a picnic spot’. Mr. Adityanath, who launched a cleanliness campaign in the district to tackle the deadly encephalitis outbreak in the wake of death of 71 children 25