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Buddha’s bowl or not? ASI can’t decide

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Is it or is it not the Buddha’s begging bowl? The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is in a tizzy.

Gates hopes for big changes in health

Philanthropist couple Melinda and Bill Gates in a conversation during a programme, “All Lives Have Equal Values”,-BIPLAB BANERJE

Philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates are hopeful of big health related changes in India in the coming years.

‘Physical activity must in schools’

The step gains significance keeping in view the health-related problems that have started attacking children due to lack of physical activity

Hospitals may get colour-coded bed linen

Officials say adopting the colour code for linen would improve the safety of hospital cleaning, ensure consistency, & reduce hospitalborne infections

Statins can protect from ill-effects of diabetes

Known for reducing risk of heart attack, widely used cholesterol lowering drugs also known as statins, can protect from ill-effects of diabetes too.

Polio tableau for health ministry

Less than a year after the Union health ministry’s tableau, themed on government’s fight against polio, was rejected by the ministry of defence for lacking thematic and creative content, the ministry

Polio tableau for health ministry

Less than a year after the Union health ministry’s tableau, themed on government’s fight against polio, was rejected by the ministry of defence for lacking thematic and creative content, the ministry

Polio tableau for health ministry

Less than a year after the Union health ministry’s tableau, themed on government’s fight against polio, was rejected by the ministry of defence for lacking thematic and creative content, the ministry

Polio tableau for health ministry

Less than a year after the Union health ministry’s tableau, themed on government’s fight against polio, was rejected by the ministry of defence for lacking thematic and creative content, the ministry

PM Modi begins phasing out UPA’s favourite babus

In a move to phase out those senior officers, who have been considered favourites of previous UPA regime, the government, it seems, has decided to restrict further extension to their Delhi posting to


Kashmir’s history is dotted with natural calamities and man-made disasters. And over the centuries the people of Jammu and Kashmir have perfected the art of rising from the ashes. They have seen famines and epidemics, floods and earthquakes, blazes and mayhem, organised violence and massacres, forced and voluntary migrations, incarcerations and worse.