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Aug 02, 2019
Parliament Updates: LS passes AERA (Amendment) Bill; legislation reduces number of major airports under tariff regulatorParliament Updates: The Lok Sabha passed the Dam Safety Bill and Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Bill, 2019. BJD's MP Bhartruhari Mahtab said, "There is apprehension that the Union government may take over the control of the dam... Through this bill, you (Centre) are acquiring the power. It is not the top-down function that will work."
Jul 04, 2019
Four dead, 21 missing after boat capsizes in Indus river in northwest Pakistan; locals had to use water route in absence of paved roadsAt least four people have been killed and 21 still missing after a boat capsized in northwest Pakistan, officials said Thursday. The boat was carrying passengers along the Indus River from Shangla to Haripur district in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Wednesday when it overturned. '13 people saved their lives by swimming to the shore', local police official Zahid Ullah said.
Jun 24, 2019
Students excessively using phones experience isolation, depression and anxietyAfter an hour of phone usage, children have low curiosity, emotional stability, and lesser self-control.
Jun 21, 2019
Yes, people are sprouting horns on their heads, but not necessarily because of smartphonesThe bone might be growing to support the neck because we are constantly looking down at our phones.
Jun 19, 2019
Amid reports claiming encephalitis is caused due to lychees, Odisha health minister Naba Kishore Das orders testing of fruit in stateAmid the outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar, Odisha Health Minister Naba Kishore Das has directed officials to ascertain toxic content in lychee fruit being sold in the state.
Jun 13, 2019
54 children dead in Bihar's Muzaffarpur due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome; 137 hospitalised with symptomsAs many as 54 children have died over the past few weeks due to the Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and over 130 have been hospitalised till now in Bihar's in Muzaffarpur.
Jun 05, 2019
World Environment Day 2019: India's Hawa Aane De campaign raises air pollution awarenessMinistry of Environment & Forests collab'd with Bollywood bigwigs to bring you this catchy new air pollution notice.
May 24, 2019
Babies in Shrirampur are escaping malnutrition because of how they're held during breastfeedingThe team of medical professionals is training mothers in using the cross-cradle hold, and for good reason.
May 16, 2019
Congress in Madhya Pradesh adopts erstwhile BJP govt's inaction, fails to tackle malnutrition plaguing several districtsThough Madhya Pradesh has been spending to tackle malnutrition, corruption plaguing every step of the process has hampered actual change.
May 13, 2019
Men have a biological clock too — and their's starts ticking in their late 30sMen who wait till their late 30s to have kids risk fathering kids with autism & schizophrenia.