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Delhi govt to tackle vector-borne disease with #10Hafte10Baje10Din anti-dengue campaign from 1 September
India

Delhi govt to tackle vector-borne disease with #10Hafte10Baje10Din anti-dengue campaign from 1 September

According to a municipal report released on Monday, At least 48 cases of malaria and 41 of dengue have been reported till 15 August.

Amit Shah heads government panel dealing with sexual harassment at workplace
India

Amit Shah heads government panel dealing with sexual harassment at workplace

Other than Home Minister Amit Shah, the reconstituted panel will also comprise of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and Union Minister of Women and Child Development Smriti Irani.

What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: Report
science

What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: Report

Human activity — from campfires to vehicle sparks — caused over 80% of wildfires in US: estimates.

Sexual harassment data begins to come out of top Indian corporate closets
Business

Sexual harassment data begins to come out of top Indian corporate closets

Top Indian companies have started making public some data on sexual harassment at the workplace, and the disclosed numbers show a disturbing uptick

World Cancer Day: Experts urge focus on prevention, say disease is not an inescapable fate
World

World Cancer Day: Experts urge focus on prevention, say disease is not an inescapable fate

While prevention of Cancer can save millions of lives much more cheaply than treatment, it remains an underfunded, much-neglected weapon, experts say.

Karnataka bans e-cigarettes
India

Karnataka bans e-cigarettes

Karnataka government has banned electronic cigarettes in the state with effect from Wednesday.

Government inks deal to develop drugs, software to combat diabetes
News & Analysis

Government inks deal to develop drugs, software to combat diabetes

In a major move to combat rising incidence of diabetes in the country, the government inked an agreement with a Hyderabad-based firm to develop medicine to control diabetes and a software to keep tab on diabetics and those vulnerable to the lifestyle disease.

U.S. attends Ebola meeting in Cuba called by leftist bloc
World

U.S. attends Ebola meeting in Cuba called by leftist bloc

HAVANA (Reuters) - U.S. government officials joined health experts from throughout the Americas at an Ebola conference in Cuba on Wednesday, the latest show of cooperation between the historic adversaries on fighting the disease.

Genocide risk in South Sudan amid personal power struggle -U.N.
World

Genocide risk in South Sudan amid personal power struggle -U.N.

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Ethnic violence in South Sudan risks spiraling into genocide, with the country's leaders locked in a personal struggle for power, top U.N. officials said on Friday as a U.N. Security Council showdown looms over calls to impose targeted sanctions

Images: Sonakshi, Manisha turn cover girls for health magazines
Entertainment

Images: Sonakshi, Manisha turn cover girls for health magazines

Sonakshi Sinha who recently shed a lot of weight is the cover girl of Women Health magazine this month, while Manisha Koirala who gave cancer a tough fight and is all fit and fine posed on the cover of Prevention. Here are the images.

Saudi women driving ban not part of sharia - morality police chief
World

Saudi women driving ban not part of sharia - morality police chief

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving is not mandated by any text in Sharia, the Islamic legal code which forms the basis for most Saudi law, the head of its morality police told Reuters on Thursday. Sheikh Abdulatif Al al-Sheikh stressed that he has no authority to change Saudi policy on women driving, but his comment may feed into a national discussion in Saudi Arabia, where women have in the past been arrested for defying the ban

Security Strategies To Curtail Data Breaches
Biztech

Security Strategies To Curtail Data Breaches

Vishal Salvi, CISO, HDFC Bank talks about new age security threats, APTs and how to prevent them.

RSA Data Loss Prevention Suit
Biztech

RSA Data Loss Prevention Suit

Here's why organizations should be concern about data loss and what measures they should take to overcome it.

Mobile Malware: Threats And Prevention
Biztech

Mobile Malware: Threats And Prevention

This paper discusses vulnerabilities in smart phones based on Windows Mobile. Based on detection data and threat modelling, McAfee Avert Labs expects rapid growth in mobile malware for some time.