Tuesday, Sep 25 2018 | Time 22:20 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Remaining ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 tickets go on General Sale
  • Trump lauded India’s efforts against poverty in UNGA speech
  • Trump lauded India’s efforts against poverty in UNGA speech
  • Former chief officer of Badlapur civic body arrested in multi-crore
  • BCCI congratulates Virat Kohli and Smriti Mandhana
  • Services beat Bengal by 8 wickets in an Elite group C Vijay Hazare Trophy match
  • Venkaiah Naidu shuns protocol; goes by queue for darshan of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala
  • Spanish coaches look to entertain Indian fans
  • Asia Cup: Mohammad Shahzad, Mohammad Nabi guide Afghanistan to 252/8 Against India
  • BJP state unit confident of winning a few seats in 2019 elections
  • Onus of preserving secular robustness of country rests on Constitutional institutions : Manmohan
  • Now, MSEDCL defaulters to get notices through WhatsApp, SMS
  • Peon trapped in ACB net in Nanded
  • Congress alleges e tendering scam in MP, calls for EC’s intervention
  • West Pakistan refugees meet Jitendra Singh to discuss compensation issues
Science Technology
Poliomyelitis an acute communicable disease of humans

Poliomyelitis an acute communicable disease of humans

01 Sep 2018 | 12:59 PM

Kolkata, Sep 1 (UNI) Poliomyelitis is an acute communicable disease of humans caused by a human enterovirus of the Picornaviridae family. The virus is composed of a single-stranded, positive-sense RNA genome and a protein capsid. The 3 serotypes of poliovirus carry are antigenically distinct.

 Sharesee more..
Glaucoma, a group of eye diseases

Glaucoma, a group of eye diseases

31 Aug 2018 | 12:14 PM

Kolkata, Aug 31 (UNI) Glaucoma can be regarded as a group of diseases that have as a common end-point a characteristic optic neuropathy which is determined by both structural change and functional deficit.

 Sharesee more..
Kidneys are essential to having a healthy body

Kidneys are essential to having a healthy body

29 Aug 2018 | 12:05 PM

Kolkata, Aug 29 (UNI) Kidney disease (also called renal disease) is a general term for when the kidneys are damaged and don’t function as they should.

 Sharesee more..
Osteoarthritis, a long-term chronic disease affects joints in knees, hands, feet, and spine

Osteoarthritis, a long-term chronic disease affects joints in knees, hands, feet, and spine

27 Aug 2018 | 2:17 PM

Kolkata, Aug 27 (UNI) Osteoarthritis (OA) is a long-term chronic disease characterized by the deterioration of cartilage in joints which results in bones rubbing together and creating stiffness, pain, and impaired movement.

 Sharesee more..
Rohingya crisis: one year on

Rohingya crisis: one year on

25 Aug 2018 | 12:35 PM

Kolkata, Aug 25 (UNI) In southern Bangladesh, the coastal town of Cox's Bazar is a well-known honeymoon destination, it is famous for its beach, one of the longest unbroken beaches in the world but only 16 km from the beach, there is a different reality.

 Sharesee more..
Five die of scrub typhus in Nagpur

Five die of scrub typhus in Nagpur

24 Aug 2018 | 3:49 PM

Nagpur, Aug 24 (UNI) Five people in the city are suspected to have died of scrub typhus, whereas eight others
are in critical condition, sources said on Friday.

 Sharesee more..
Rohingyas continue to be vulnerable: WHO

Rohingyas continue to be vulnerable: WHO

24 Aug 2018 | 3:03 PM

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, Aug 24 (UNI) The Rohingya refugees continue to be vulnerable despite concerted efforts by the Bangladesh Government, WHO and health partners over last several months.

 Sharesee more..
Rheumatic fever-heart disease significant cause of cardiovascular ailments

Rheumatic fever-heart disease significant cause of cardiovascular ailments

23 Aug 2018 | 10:19 AM

Kolkata, Aug 23 (UNI) Rheumatic fever (RF) and Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) remain significant causes of cardiovascular diseases in the world today.

 Sharesee more..
Tetanus, an acute infectious disease

Tetanus, an acute infectious disease

17 Aug 2018 | 2:05 PM

Kolkata, Aug 17 (UNI) Tetanus is an acute infectious disease caused by spores
of the bacterium Clostridium tetani.

 Sharesee more..
I am very concerned at alarming rate of birth defect incidences in India: Raveena Tandon

I am very concerned at alarming rate of birth defect incidences in India: Raveena Tandon

14 Aug 2018 | 3:51 PM

New Delhi, Aug 14 (UNI) Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon, who attended the annual conference of the Spina Bifida Foundation of India, said she is concerned at the alarming rate of the birth defect incidences in India.

 Sharesee more..

Partial Solar Eclipse on Aug 11, not visible in India

10 Aug 2018 | 4:36 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 10 (UNI) A partial Solar Eclipse, the last among five eclipses in 2018, will occur on Saturday which will not be visible in India.

 Sharesee more..
Unsafe abortion occurs when a pregnancy terminated by persons lacking necessary skills

Unsafe abortion occurs when a pregnancy terminated by persons lacking necessary skills

10 Aug 2018 | 1:54 PM

Kolkata, Aug 10 (UNI) The World Health Organization (WHO) defines unsafe abortion
occurs when a pregnancy is terminated either by persons lacking the necessary skills
or in an environment that does not conform to minimal medical standards, or both.

 Sharesee more..
Stillbirths constitute an important worldwide problem

Stillbirths constitute an important worldwide problem

04 Aug 2018 | 11:33 AM

Kolkata, Aug 4 (UNI) Stillbirths constitute an important worldwide problem that has generally received little attention. The day of birth is potentially the most dangerous time for mothers and babies. Every year, worldwide, 303 000 women die during pregnancy and childbirth, 2.7 million babies die during the first 28 days of life and 2.6 million babies are stillborn, with 98 per cent occurring in low- and middle-income countries.

 Sharesee more..
Harmful use of alcohol causes immense damage to health and societies

Harmful use of alcohol causes immense damage to health and societies

02 Aug 2018 | 12:09 PM

Kolkata, Aug 2 (UNI) The harmful use of alcohol causes immense damage to health and societies and imposes a heavy burden on health systems and health budgets.

 Sharesee more..
Bronchiectasis a common lung disease

Bronchiectasis a common lung disease

01 Aug 2018 | 12:03 PM

Kolkata, Aug 1 (UNI) Bronchiectasis is a condition in which the bronchial tubes in the lung get damaged from inflammation or other causes and the smooth muscles of the bronchial tubes are destroyed.

 Sharesee more..
image