7 out of 10 people who try a cigarette become daily smokers, study suggests






At least 61 per cent of people who try their first cigarette become, at least temporarily, daily smokers, suggests an

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Toothpaste ingredient may help fight drug resistant malaria, finds robot scientist






An ingredient commonly found in toothpaste could be employed as an anti-malarial drug against strains of malaria parasite that have

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Govt mulls PPP model for cancer detection centres: Ashwini Kumar Choubey






The government is mulling public-private partnership (PPP) modeled cancer detection centres with Tata Trust in states like Bihar, Jharkhand and

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FSSAI working to ensure safer food for devotees at temples






From Chintapurni Shakti Peeth to Meenakshi Temple & from Somnath Temple to ISKON, all major Places of Worship (PoW) gathered

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Delhi-NCR will generate 1,50,000 MT e-waste by 2020, says report






Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) is likely to generate about 1,50,000 metric tonnes (MT) of e-waste per annum by 2020 from

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HealthAssure to invest $15 million to strengthen its business in India






HealthAssure – a 7-year-old healthtech firm – has expressed its intent to invest $15 million over the next three years

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