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Who, me? Tina Sharma Tiwari on her new book and inspirations

While many of us must have used the phrase, ‘Who, me?’ sometime in our lives, Tina Sharma Tiwari decided to pen it down in the form of a novel.


WHO asks Pune institutes to find out how air pollutants affect health

Climate change is poised to worsen air quality globally.


Emails show UN health agency resisted declaring Ebola emergency on economic, political grounds

WHO resisted sounding the alarm until August, partly for political reasons, despite the fact that senior staff in Africa proposed doing so in June.


Smoking rates down among Indian men, up among women

Using 2013 figures, the Atlas estimates that about 23.2 per cent of adult males in India smoke.


WHO praises India for tobacco warnings

BJP MP writes to Nadda against enforcing the move for bigger pictorial warnings on cigarettes.

Air Pollution, Delhi

Air pollution level in Delhi exceeds WHO limits: Govt

Javadekar further said a comprehensive air quality index would be launched and monitoring stations will be set up.


US surgeon general: India key partner in fight against tobacco

Dr Murthy, who assumed office less than three months ago, told The Indian Express that India could internalise some of the public outreach strategies of the US government.


Diet diary: Eating healthy and fighting cancer go hand in hand

The fact is that changes in our lifestyle can powerfully protect us against cancer.


Ebola worst may be over

The latest report from WHO suggests that the worst may be over and there is now a significant drop in numbers.


Ebola death toll in three African countries hits 7,373: WHO

Sierra Leone’s government this week launched a major operation to contain the epidemic in West Africa’s worst-hit country.


No one really knows how long Ebola can live: Study

WHO guidelines recommend that liquid wastes from patients be flushed down the toilet or disposed.


Dramatic reduction in malaria deaths: WHO

Malaria deaths have dropped dramatically since 2000 as more people are treated and started take precautions also.


NARI steps up surveillance on HIV drug resistance

A national database is being prepared on drug resistance in association with a network of ten laboratories in the country


Ban sale of loose cigarettes: Health Ministry moves Cabinet

The ministry’s move is in line with the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s framework convention on tobacco control.


Paper war on pollution

The PUC-for-fuel rule may be a good idea but how in oxygen’s name is he going to implement it in this porous giant of a city?