In what could give a boost to renewable energy consumption, the Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has received approval from Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission (GERC) for buying 500 M
Temperatures in the past week have been above normal for most parts of India, especially the northern and central plains.
Two major studies released today show that many people with breast and lung cancers may forgo chemotherapy and still live longer, signaling a waning need for what was long seen as the standard of c
Vijay Tiwari, 56, a leading gutkha manufacturer, began chewing a lethal mixture of tobacco, betel nut, and palm nut at 12 during tasting sessions at his factory.
According to the National Family Health Survey, the infant mortality rate (IMR) in India stands at 34 per 1000 live births.
Former Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh today rejected reports in a section of the media that he had a role in granting clearance to the controversial Sterlite copper plant in Tuticorin.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and UN Environment on Sunday signed an agreement to promote green' cricket in India.
A rare and deadly virus has sparked fear in Kerala after several deaths were reported due to high fever.
The latest Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme (IDSP), a report by the Health Ministry reveals 10 new cases of swine flu in the national Capital in the week ending on May 13.
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has pushed back its deadline for red-category air polluting industries in Delhi-NCR districts to instal online pollution tracking devices to June 30, almo
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