Demand for 'healthy food' increases organic product exports from India

New Delhi , May 23
Exports of organic products from India have risen over 20 per cent in the fiscal just ended owing to the "growing global appetite for healthy food" that is free from chemicals and pesticides residues. This is also a leg-up for the government's plans to expand the area under eco-friendly and sustainable farming, stakeholders say.

Say no to germs while using public toilets

New Delhi , May 23

Public restrooms are a hub of bacteria and viruses. You cannot control the hygiene aspect, but ensure taking precautionary measures to avoid infections, say experts.

Nipah virus outbreak contained in Kerala: Minister

Thiruvananthapuram , May 23

Kerala Health Minister K.K. Shailaja on Wednesday said that the outbreak of Nipah virus (NiP), which has claimed 10 lives, has been contained and there was no need to panic.

Trump touts anti-abortion agenda at gala

Washington , May 23

US President Donald Trump touted his administration's policies aimed at ending taxpayer support of abortion during a keynote speech at a pro-life gala, the media reported.