With India's biggest festival Diwali approaching, a majority of citizens surveyed supported a ban on crackers after 10 p.m. and said that the rule must be enforced by the civic bodies and the police.
As India continue to report 16 lakh cases of stroke every year, health experts have said that at least one third of these cases are caused by mere modifiable lifestyle factors and deteriorating air quality.
Researchers have developed an injectable hormone combination that can be taken by men to prevent pregnancy in their female partners.
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday declared the state free of open defecation under the 'Swachh Bharat Mission', thereby ensuring a clean state.
This year, the auspicious 'Dhanteras' has spelt 'gold rush' for the gold, gems and jewellery traders with huge crowds thronging retail outlets for festive season purchases, industry players said here on Friday.
Diwali celebrations are for the next couple of days set to illuminate the entire Reunion Island, as it gears up to celebrate the 27th edition of Deepavali, the festival of lights, organised by the Reunion Island Tourism (IRT).
Want to experience Halloween, which falls on October 31, in its true sense? You can pack your bags and head to Mexico or London to get some dose of spookiness, says an expert.
Depending on lifestyle choices, taking vitamin E supplements for boosting immunity can have different effects on modifying the risk of pneumonia in older men, a study has found.
Smartphone applications could offer patients with Type 2 diabetes a highly effective method of self-managing their condition, researchers have found in a study.
So much about Diwali is about food. Its about eating, feasting and celebrating with delicious, home-cooked food. But producing exciting new, exotic recipes during this festive time can be challenging -- and so we decided to make life easier for you!