India's Supreme Court has suspended an order of the Rajasthan high court banning santhara - the controversial Jain ritual of fasting unto death.
The plight of rape victims has put India's abortion laws under the spotlight.
Dr. Ketan Desai, who is scheduled to be inaugurated as president of WMA next year, faces charges of conspiracy and cheating in two cases registered against him
Inspectors in Maharashtra are checking Haldiram’s popular snacks and salty mixes for contamination after it was reported some of the food company’s products were found unfit for consumption and rejected for sale in the U.S.
Maggi ban hits sales of packaged fast food, noodles and pasta; sales dip by 10%
The whole focus of plastic surgery has shifted from looking younger to looking in shape.
A global survey of cooking habits around the world found that Indian cooks spend 13.hours a week preparing food.
Nurses from India employed with Britain's state-funded National Health Service (NHS) could be forced to leave the UK under new immigration rules.
The data shows that most of snacks that were rejected were made by Haldiram's, a major Indian snacks and sweets manufacturer based out of Nagpur.
Modi led what India's foreign policy establishment rates as arguably the country's most successful single public diplomacy initiative ever.
Nestlé s struggle serves as a cautionary tale for all the food companies that have recently rushed in to set up shop in Asia’s third-largest economy.
The town of Rishikesh in northern India is often called the yoga capital of the world.
Millions of yoga enthusiasts bent and twisted their bodies in complex postures across India and much of the world on Sunday to mark the first International Yoga Day.
Nestle will destroy 400 million packets of its hugely popular Maggi noodles, following a ban imposed by India's food safety regulator.
21 June is set to be celebrated as International Yoga Day. The Modi govt seeks to brand yoga as India’s gift to the world.
According to Michelle Goldberg, it was Russian woman Indra Devi who took yoga from India to Shanghai to Hollywood, where she opens up one of the first yoga studios.
Yoga without the ‘surya namaskar’ is like Karate without punches
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has rejected approvals for 500 products as of 30 April 2015.
We looked into our larder and found it stacked with goodies that are mostly not so great for our health.
Singapore has allowed the sale of Maggi noodles manufactured in India after safety tests by food authorities here found that the popular instant snack does not pose any health risk to consumers.
The government had announced that any brand ambassador or celebrity endorsing products or services is liable for action if an advertisement is found to be misleading.
Court Orders Case Against Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, Preity Zinta.
Soylent, Schmilk typically taste like bland, gritty pancake batter. But never mind that, since the meal replacements save techies money and time.
A sizeable number of stents-tiny, mesh-like tubes that are used to open up narrowed diseased arteries - used across hospitals in 2014 carried the 'Make in India' label.
Eat like a caveman, lower your calorie intake, sugar is enemy No.1—a low-down on popular diets and what they can or can’t do for you
Odollam tree widely grows in Kerala’s marshy areas but it is relatively unknown to Western doctors, chemists, analysts and even coroners or forensic scientists.
Kareena Kapoor Khan made headlines recently when it was alleged that she had used some weight loss pills to shed the extra pounds.
Doctors at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital have removed a kidney weighing 2.75 kg from a patient suffering from autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) last month.
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Finding a bride has become a Herculean task. There are 40 bachelor boys on the wrong side of 30s in my village."
Frequent Facebook use may be associated with a higher risk of depressive symptoms.
Ruling that yoga taught in elementary schools is not a gateway to Hinduism and does not violate religious freedoms, a California appeals court has allowed it to continue.
A judge sentenced her to 30 years in prison - with ten suspended - on the felony neglect charge.
The centre has benefited many mothers who suffer from hyper-lactation and infants whose mothers are ill.
betel nuts are believed to be one of the most popular mind-altering substances in the world.
India has disputed US scientists' findings that the deadly swine flu virus has acquired more virulent mutations in the South Asian country.
WHO calls India a ‘champion’ for curbing tobacco marketing in films.
Doctors campaigning for ethics in medical practice have cautioned that incentives from drug companies may influence doctors to prescribe expensive drugs.
New outsourcing frontier in India.
Ayurveda is the ancient science of natural medicine with roots going to back Vedic India.