Ex-health secretary Keshav Desiraju’s transfer – is it justified?
March 4, 2014 at 7:08 pm
Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad recently spoke about how Health Secretary Keshav Desiraju was removed 11 months after his appointment for violating MCI rules. Azad blamed Desiraju of various things including failing to send MBBS doctors to rural areas.Azad alleged that instead of mentioning
India VS Pakistan Asia Cup 2014 – will the game be won in the mind?
March 1, 2014 at 8:59 pm
Every sport has one of these - Real Madrid VS Barcelona, Yankees VS Red Sox, Boston Celtics VS Los Angeles Lakers, Ali VS Frazier, and Agassi VS Sampras – a rivalry so intense that the entire world stops whatever they’re doing to witness it. With all due respect to the Ashes, in cricket it has
Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s injury: What exactly is a side strain?
February 21, 2014 at 11:17 am
Things keep getting worse for Mahendra Singh Dhoni. After getting flak from all corners for his ‘obnoxious and defensive’ captaincy which saw India hammered abroad, Captain Cool is set to miss the Asia Cup with a side strain injury. ‘MS Dhoni has been ruled out of the forthcoming Asia Cup,
The state of healthcare in India is dismal: Amartya Sen
February 20, 2014 at 1:03 pm
Talking at the 11th Kolkata Group workshop which was organized by Pratichi (India) Trust, Harvard Global Equity Initiative and UNICEF India, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen cautioned against the over-reliance on private sector without the availability of basic public health service in the country.
7 ways to get the best of your cardio regime
February 19, 2014 at 4:57 pm
Most people just don’t get cardio. They treat it as some sort of duty that needs to be gotten over with, something that must be finished before they can move on to more exciting things like weight training or in some cases the steam bath. Others seem to only spend hours doing cardio without
7 tasty food items that are great for your health and weight loss
February 19, 2014 at 9:35 am
A new study has revealed red wine and dark chocolate not only taste great, but also have heart-healthy components. According to Loyola University Health System preventive heart specialist Sara Sirna, other foods in this list include nuts, fish, flaxseeds, oatmeal, black or kidney beans,
Is porn actually good for you?
February 13, 2014 at 12:45 pm
In the last decade or so, it’s become quite fashionable for people to throw around big words like dopamine addiction and blame everything from the rise of sex crime to erectile dysfunction on porn. However, research suggests that sex addiction is not similar to cocaine or alcohol addiction, in
Five sexy gifts to spice up your Valentine’s Day
February 7, 2014 at 10:53 am
The times have changed and the days when you could melt your partner’s heart with a heart-shaped box of chocolates or a romantic meal are gone. Today’s generation has no qualms about expressing their sexuality and if you really want to impress your Valentine, it’s time to tap into your dark