'Mistrust, low health literacy key barriers to better health'

 Describing Ebola outbreak as a "communications catastrophe", a new report has cited controversy, mistrust, and low health literacy as the key barriers to better health.

Feb 18, 2015, 18:21 PM IST

600 million people will have diabetes by 2035: Report

A report looking at the prevalence of type-2 diabetes worldwide has warned that an estimated 600 million people will suffer from the disease by 2035.

Feb 17, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Experts call for urgent action to tackle health challenges

Amid spread of deadly diseases like Ebola, reduction in budgets and fluid global borders, experts at a world health summit Tuesday called for urgent action to meet healthcare challenges.

Feb 17, 2015, 16:06 PM IST
Bollywood celebrities wish on Maha Shivratri!

Bollywood celebrities wish on Maha Shivratri!

The auspicious day of Maha Shivratri is celebrated annually in reverence of lord Shiva.

Feb 17, 2015, 11:05 AM IST

'Worldwide spending on cancer equivalent to Hong Kong's GDP'

New Delhi: Worldwide spending on cancer has reached levels equivalent to the GDP of Hong Kong which is the 35th largest economy in the world, a new report to be presented at a global health summit in Qatar later this month has claimed.

Feb 03, 2015, 18:01 PM IST
Javier Mascherano wishes to retire at River Plate

Javier Mascherano wishes to retire at River Plate

Argentine midfielder Javier Mascherano wishes to end his career at his first club Atletico River Plate after his contract with Barcelona expires June 30, 2018.

Jan 01, 2015, 18:27 PM IST
Melissa Rivers' wish to see her son laughing again

Melissa Rivers' wish to see her son laughing again

Television actress Melissa Rivers' wish for this Christmas is to see her son Cooper Endicott laugh again.

Dec 25, 2014, 15:08 PM IST

One wish came true, prayed for another: Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who visited Ajmer Sharif today to untie a sacred thread after a 40-year-old `mannat` was fulfilled, said he prayed at the dargah for another wish to come true.

Jul 05, 2011, 09:58 AM IST

IAS topper`s wish fulfilled as he gets J&K posting

Shah Faesal, who grabbed
headlines after topping the IAS examination last year, had his
wish of serving people of his home state fulfilled as he has
been allotted Jammu and Kashmir cadre.

May 12, 2011, 19:08 PM IST

India-The Republic: Your Comments

As India celebrates its 62nd Republic Day, the nation is poised to become a vital player on the global scene despite some persisting issues of national interest that are yet to be tackled.

Jan 25, 2011, 20:08 PM IST

Bollywood celebs wish SRK luck, success on birthday

Celebrities have wished good luck and success to SRK on his birthday.

Nov 02, 2010, 18:11 PM IST

Kim Kardashian wished to look like her sister

Kim Kardashian has revealed that she grew up wishing she was as petite as her older sister Kourtney.

Oct 24, 2010, 16:08 PM IST

Akshay Kumar`s 43rd birthday to be a family affair

It will be family time for Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar when he ushers into a new year of his life Thursday. The actor, who turns 43, Thursday is planning to spend time with his family on his birthday. "I`ll be celebrating my birthday with my family. We`ll be going out to a nice place to eat. I work to live life to the fullest. So hoping to spend some nice time with my family," Akshay told reporters here.

Sep 09, 2010, 09:01 AM IST

Forum: Share your Ramazan memories, wish your friends

The holy moth of Ramazan is here agaun, bringing along the message of peace, tolerance and forgiveness. Zee News invites you to post your comments, share you experiences and wish your loved ones on the occasion of Ramazan and Eid.

Aug 17, 2010, 20:54 PM IST