India - Latest News on India | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Oral cancer claims one life every six hours in India

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 11:24

One person dies every six hours due to oral cancer in the country, signalling an alarming rise in the incidence of the disease, according to a top orthodontist.

India tops the list of global poor: UN report

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 15:04

India tops the list of countries with the largest share of global extreme poor though the poverty rate in southeast Asia as whole saw a substantial fall from 1990 to 2010, a new United Nations report said.

The 6 rollout strategies that can battle India`s TB epidemic revealed

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 11:29

A new study has explored the impact of six different rollout strategies by developing a mathematical model of tuberculosis (TB) transmission, care-seeking and diagnostic and treatment practices in India.

Street food in India safer than other tourist restaurants

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 20:54

Dispelling the common misconception that street food available in India is `unhealthy and unhygienic`, a well known Australian culinary historian says otherwise.

Indian-American doctors to help young physicians from India

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 14:13

One of the largest ethnic professional organisations representing some 100,000 Indian American physicians settled in the US is focused on becoming an all-inclusive organization that would also help young physicians coming from India.

Poverty, child, maternal deaths high in India: UN report

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 08:44

India continues to battle poverty, child and maternal deaths, according to a United Nations report on the Millennium Development Goals that said while several key global targets have been met, more sustained effort is needed to cover disparities by the 2015 deadline.

Dr Reddy`s launches skin moisturising cream in India

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 13:07

Drug major Dr Reddy`s Laboratories today launched Rebask cream used for moisturising skin in the Indian market.

Deadly bird flu H7N9 at risk of spreading from China to India, Bangladesh

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 00:42

A new research suggests that a dangerous strain of avian influenza, H7N9, that`s causing severe illness and deaths in China may be inhabiting a small fraction of its potential range and appears at risk of spreading to other suitable areas of India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines.

First Prev 1 2 3 4 5  .. Next Last