India and Myanmar, which together with Indonesia contribute over 90% of malaria cases and deaths in the region, are making significant progress in malaria control. The marked improvement is an encouraging sign, but to eradicate malaria completely, we need to first do away with the myths.
To mark World Malaria Day on Saturday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has released updated guidelines for the treatment of the disease, especially for malaria-endemic regions such as South East Asia.
The herbal remedy derived from the roots of a weed, which was traditionally used to alleviate malarial symptoms, is combined with leaves and aerial portions from two other plants with anti-malarial activity, formulated as a tea, and eventually licensed and sold as an anti-malarial phytomedicine.
Make a conscious effort to start budgeting. Because without a budget, you will never know how much you've overspent, and how much you really need to stay out of debt.
If Delhi's party planners and culinary artists are to be believed, an increasing number of millennials are now asking for all this and much more at their sophisticated soirees.
The awardees will walk away with an exclusive souvenir edition of HT City at a stylish soirée. Watch this space to meet the winners who have made it to this year's coveted list.
The 58-year-old writer said in the official statement that Batman remained his favorite comic book hero and a sequel to Dark Knight was going to be daunting but they will do their best.
Though Laxmi Tripathi's account of her journey opens a window on the world of hijras, it blocks out many relevant bits.
Author-activist Harsh Mander's new book says the Indian middle class inhabits a bubble that shuts out all that's unpleasant including poverty and religious intolerance.
While you may celebrate a good increment, it could also affect your relationships negatively. Two people narrate such stories.
Within the first five years after smoking one's last cigarette, the risk of dying from heart attack or stroke decreases measurably.
Cloth masks are not good for health! Why? Well, the penetration of cloth masks by particles is almost 97% compared to medical masks with 44%.
While Carrie Bradshaw from Sex And the City made an entire generation of girls lust for more than just prêt, a melange of high-street and high-end fashion, available at the touch of a button, has brought on a consumer revolution and a spurt of new-age Carries.
According to the 2015 Travelers' Choice Awards, this idyllic retreat is considered the most beautiful island in the world.
To battle the disease more effectively, the researchers suggest, the medical community could recognize these different sub-categories and treat them separately.