Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 12:34
The Reserve Bank of India will announce next weeks steps to recognise and resolve financial stresses, including making it more expensive for so-called wilful defaulters to borrow funds, governor Raghuram Rajan said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 20:27
A total of 152 dengue deaths have been reported from the country this year and Maharashtra has topped the chart with 35 causalities, the government said Tueday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 17:17
Like your skin, even your tresses need some extra tender care and love in the winter season. It`s wise to concentrate on keeping your roots clean and choosing the right products, suggests an expert.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 14:09
For the current fiscal, the government has set fiscal deficit target of 4.8 percent of the GDP.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 17:30
Absence of a standard protocol for treatment has led to lack of uniformity in cost of treatments and there is a need to make affordable insurance products, a member of the insurance sector regulator IRDA said on Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 16:23
Finance Minister P Chidambaram has been repeatedly stressing he will meet the fiscal deficit target of 4.8 percent of the GDP in this fiscal, but HSBC said the spending- revenue gap may overshoot to 5.1 percent.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 08, 2013, 12:46
While the public sector insurance companies garner maximum share of health insurance premium to the tune of 61.5 percent in India, private health insurers account for just 38.5 percent, it said.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 18:31
Hong Kong on Friday announced a new air quality health index, the first in Asia to use the system, in its ongoing battle to combat air pollution.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 12:05
The US claims that dozens of Russian diplomats and their spouses cheated to get US health care aid meant for the poor has drawn a sharp rebuke from a top Russian official.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 10:15
India is not forthcoming in informing the people that mobile phones and towers pose no threat to health and they do not cause brain cancer, WHO`s Radiation and Environmental Health Unit`s first coordinator Michael Repacholi said today.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 10:44
Overturning a major recruitment drive initiated by the erstwhile Congress government, Manohar Parrikar-led BJP government in Goa has abolished over 400 posts in the health department.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 23:05
Pakistan recorded 72 polio cases this year, compared to 58 for all of 2012, with the bulk of new infections registered in the lawless tribal areas, a WHO official said today.
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