Hospital employee held for stealing chain from corpse

Thiruvananthapuram, Jun 21 (PTI) A woman employee of a government medical college hospital here was arrested Friday for allegedly stealing a gold chain from a corpse, police said.

Based on a complaint from the kin of the deceased that the chain weighing 1.5 sovereigns was missing from the body…

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WB doctors agree to call off strike during meeting with Mamata

Kolkata, Jun 18 (PTI) The protesting doctors in West Bengal on Monday agreed to withdraw their week-long stir after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced steps to scale up security at hospitals

An assurance to call off the strike came at a meeting Banerjee held with representatives of the striking…

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Will provide all help to ailing children in Bihar: Vardhan

Muzaffarpur (Bihar), Jun 16 (PTI) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday visited the families of the children suffering from suspected acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur and assured them of all possible help from the Centre.

According to a release issued by the district administration on Sunday, 84 children…

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Wearable devices may help disabled people move comfortably

London Jun 16 PTI: Scientists have developed soft, wearable rehabilitative devices that can help elderly and disabled people move with comfort and safety.

According to the researchers from University of Bristol in the UK  the lives of thousands of people with mobility issues could be transformed with the research.

The…

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Mealtime strategies for toddlers who are selective eaters

Mealtimes with a fussy eater can be challenging, and mothers often bear the brunt of it. Fussy eating toddlers have strong likes and dislikes and will resort to tantrums if their favourite food is not on the table. For right growth, they require a good mix of macro and micro…

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