Ankita Chakrabarty

Manufacturing must take off to revive Indian economy

It has been more than 20 years since India witnessed economic liberalisation but the contribution of India’s manufacturing sector to the overall GDP (Gross Domestic Product) has remained stagnant at about 15 per cent.

Oct 05, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

Depression, the next emerging killer disease of India!

Nearly every thirteenth person in India runs at the risk of developing depression during his lifetime.

Aug 23, 2013, 22:25 PM IST

Youngsters more prone to high cholesterol levels!

One out of every four Indians between the age–group of 20–29 years have high cholesterol which is making the y-gen more and more prone to heart and liver diseases.

Jul 11, 2013, 23:40 PM IST

Do good looks really matter in Bollywood?

‘Kolaveri Di’ star Dhanush could well be the dusky roadside Romeo, you would choose to ignore.

Jul 10, 2013, 15:58 PM IST

Beverage consumption on rise in India!

Beverage consumption in Indian households has steadily increased over the last decade.

Jun 22, 2013, 11:44 AM IST

Maharashtra leads in cyber crimes in 2012!

Maharashtra has once again emerged as the centre of cyber crime.

Jun 13, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

SEBI’s dilemma: To act or not?

Will SEBI finally bite the bullet and extract compliance or defer again the deadline?

Jun 04, 2013, 12:06 PM IST

Wrinkle free Bollywood at 60!

D-day at Bollywood is no where near 60.

May 29, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

Watch out for your burger, it might give you a high!

Next time before you bite into your favourite snack ask yourself whether you are really hungry?

May 03, 2013, 18:16 PM IST

This ‘Daayan’ is for real as she reinvents the horror genre!

Horror has given Bollywood a dream run!

Apr 16, 2013, 15:36 PM IST

At 40% immunisation deficit level, child mortality in India under severe threat!

If total immunisation has shown the way ahead for polio eradication in the country, then near about 40 percent deficit in immunisation for diseases such as measles, diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus pose a serious threat to child mortality in the country.

Apr 10, 2013, 19:45 PM IST

Can Dhanush & Ram Charan Teja do a ‘Kolaveri Di’ in Bollywood?

Women from down south have traditionally enjoyed adulation in Bollywood spawning a generation of actresses who made it big here.

Apr 02, 2013, 17:54 PM IST

Can Sushant Singh Rajput do a Shah Rukh Khan in Bollywood?

It is a dream that they want to live in reality!

Feb 02, 2013, 15:58 PM IST

Can Aishwarya Rai do a Hema Malini at the Box Office?

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to return on the silver screen in the near future after a hiatus of two years due to her pregnancy and motherhood.

Jan 15, 2013, 11:32 AM IST

North to stay cold for another week!

The year has witnessed a drop in the maximum temperatures across North India.

Jan 07, 2013, 21:45 PM IST

The plight of the newborns!

Indian policy makers can take solace in the fact that the country’s ‘Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) count has dropped by three points in 2011.

Nov 02, 2012, 20:33 PM IST

Neurologists dwindling in numbers

Ignorance is not bliss when it comes to neurological disorders.

Oct 24, 2012, 16:01 PM IST

It’s dengue all over!

According to the information furnished by health ministry as on October 22, 2012, the national capital reported 678 cases of dengue and two deaths.

Oct 24, 2012, 15:40 PM IST

From Boardrooms to Parliament – Fairer sex under-represented

Recently, Cabinet has cleared the long pending Companies Bill, 2011, which seeks to reduce gender disparity by laying down quotas for women on boards of companies.

Oct 20, 2012, 14:50 PM IST

Pregnant women no longer crave for ‘Dai Ma’

Only 47 percent births are attended by skilled health personnel’s according to the ‘State of the Midwifery 2011’ report.

Oct 18, 2012, 00:19 AM IST