lack of awareness]
Though it is not complete, there is enough data to frame positive intervention policies
Updated on Dec 14, 2020 07:37 PM IST
The authorities have said that they will take action against the village heads for passing illegal resolutions.
Updated on Oct 08, 2020 07:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Rohtak | By Sunil Rahar | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), when a couple fails to conceive even after one year of unprotected intercourse, it is defined as infertility. It is not necessary that infertility is equated to being ‘sterile’, which means unable to have a child ever.
Updated on Jun 10, 2020 11:40 AM IST
By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
These are the most common symptoms of colorectal cancer, which, unfortunately, most of us tend to ignore, says expert.
Updated on Mar 19, 2020 08:21 AM IST
By By Dr. Udip Maheshwari
Updated on Feb 05, 2020 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
57 inmates (all male) were confirmed positive for HIV in 2017, 132 in 2018, and 218 in 2019, of which seven were women
Published on Jan 12, 2020 10:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Harvinder Kaur, Ludhiana
Prejudices, lack of awareness to blame, say docs; call for organ pledge policy
Updated on Nov 19, 2019 05:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rupsa Chakraborty, Mumbai
What is most troubling is not the plastic challenge in cities because they would still have the first access to information, technology, funds, and expertise to tackle the problem. The real challenge lies in smaller towns and kasbahs
Updated on Oct 05, 2019 04:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By KumKum Dasgupta
The hefty challan created uproar among citizens - so much that on September 19, the transport associations in Delhi and Noida called for a strike.
Updated on Sep 20, 2019 07:05 PM IST
By Trisha Sengupta
Half of the users said that social media use determined their mood — 45% agreed that getting likes or followers on the social media makes them happy while 51% said they feel anxious or socially cut-off when they cannot access their social networking sites.
Updated on Sep 18, 2019 11:51 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Shreya Bhandary
Sudhir Chauhan, senior town planner, said that they have requested the police department to share information of paying guest houses and hostels being run in various sectors of the city. “Earlier, a survey was conducted by our own teams.
Published on Aug 21, 2019 06:52 AM IST
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
The Aspirational District programme of Modi government aims at transforming 115 backward districts from 28 states through convergence of central and state schemes while measuring their progress and ranking states.
Updated on Aug 04, 2019 09:33 AM IST
Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
Apart from identifying such children in nearby localities, the enrolment drive will rope in students of government schools, teachers and parents.
Updated on Jul 25, 2019 03:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kainat Sarfaraz
The minor was caught by the locals while trying to steal a bag containing money at a bus stand.
Published on Jul 07, 2019 02:19 PM IST
Patna | By Reena Sopam
According to officials, the treatments, most of which were emergency and high-risk medical procedures, have been made available at empanelled private hospitals as “they could not be carried out in all public health-care set-ups”.
Updated on May 22, 2019 07:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
In 2017-18, of the 46,95,940 screened, 2,06,936 were diagnosed, with 1,82,373 receiving treatment and 12% (24,564) of the patients not coming back for follow ups.
Updated on May 17, 2019 08:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Sadaguru Pandit
The two solutions studied - empowerment and education via self-help groups; and community mobilization - were both found to be highly cost effective
Updated on Mar 24, 2019 08:57 AM IST
By Bjorn Lomborg
Launched in 2013, Shruti brings sustainable, low-cost otology services to underserved communities.
Updated on Mar 02, 2019 10:48 AM IST
By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
US-Bangla Airlines plane skidded off the runway on to surrounding grass, quickly catching fire. Both pilots were among those killed in the March12 plane crash last year.
Updated on Jan 29, 2019 01:38 PM IST
Kathmandu/Dhaka | By Reuters
The residents are particularly irked by youths indulging in stunts on the main and side roads which according to them is a serious risk to their lives and that of senior citizens and kids
Updated on Jan 15, 2019 04:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Nadeem Inamdar
Ensuring increased political representation of women can improve equity and take us a step closer towards a more inclusive society and polity
Published on Oct 30, 2018 01:08 PM IST
By Nidhi Dubey
There are no takers for the Master in Visual Arts (Sculpture) course in the Rajasthan University. In the last two years (2017-18 and 2018-19), not a single student has taken admission in the course
Published on Sep 24, 2018 05:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Nikita Bishnoi, Jaipur
Twenty-six months after its launch from Ballia in UP, the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), which promised to rid rural women of the drudgery of smoky kitchens by providing LPG connections, appears to have fallen short in achieving its objective despite meeting the targets.
Published on Sep 07, 2018 02:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Brajendra K Parashar, Lucknow
All the fruits and vegetables that glitter on the dining table are not good for the stomach as they may be carrying an unmonitored dose of pesticides, which have a toxic fallout on human health.
Published on Aug 25, 2018 01:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Gaurav Saigal, Lucknow
We have always emphasised that a combination of a fair implementation of law coupled with a people-inspired campaign is a way to go. We have relentlessly encouraged the self-help groups and public representatives to demonstrate ‘social leadership’ and strengthen the hands of the state in the continued implementation of prohibition
Published on Jul 31, 2018 12:55 PM IST
By Nitish Kumar
Villagers say 30 cancer deaths have occurred in Bhooripur hamlet of Bareilly district in a decade, ten in 2012 alone.
Published on Jun 05, 2018 11:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Aonla(Bareilly) | By Oliver Fredrick, Aonla (bareilly)
Government officials, pet enthusiasts on ill-effects of breeding and how it affects animals
Updated on May 27, 2018 03:10 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Anjali Shetty
Cold soups are among the best foods to keep yourself refreshed and cool during the scorching summers, say Delhi NCR chefs.
Updated on May 09, 2018 05:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Abhinav Verma, New Delhi
A new book offers a nuanced, sensitive guide to the disease.
Updated on Apr 22, 2018 09:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rhythma Kaul
While it is common to see owners strolling with their pets and letting the pets relieve themselves in the open spaces, the rare sight is to see the owners clean up after them. Many pet-parents believe that this is a sad example of irresponsibility.
Updated on Apr 19, 2018 04:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent