Odisha to check Andhra fish for presence of formalin

Bhubaneswar |Thursday, 2018 9:45:59 PM IST

The Odisha government on Thursday issued directions to examine the quality of fish being imported from Andhra Pradesh in order to detect the presence of formalin -- a cancer-causing chemical -- conten

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Cepheid to establish manufacturing unit for TB diagnostics in India

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 9:45:59 PM IST

Expanding its footprint in India, US-based molecular diagnostics company Cepheid Inc on Thursday announced its plans to establish a manufacturing unit in the country to improve Tuberculosis (TB) diagn

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ONGC installs Water ATM in Tripura hospitals

Agartala |Thursday, 2018 9:46:04 PM IST

State-owned ONGC, as part of its corporate social responsibility effort, has installed Water ATMs in big hospitals in Tripura to provide pure drinking water to the patients and their care-takers, an o

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Regulation of healthcare needed to check corruption: Khurshid

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 11:45:05 PM IST

Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Thursday said a strong regulatory system is needed to check widespread corruption in the Indian healthcare sector where 25 per cent of the money spent on health is l

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GOQii launches waterproof fitness band in India at Rs 3,499

Mumbai |Thursday, 2018 9:46:09 PM IST

GOQii, a domestic fitness technology player, on Thursday unveiled its waterproof "Vital fitness band" with blood pressure monitor and heart rate sensor at Rs. 3,499.

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Mexican scientists develop hybrid chayote fruit to battle cancer

Mexico City |Thursday, 2018 8:45:05 AM IST

Researchers from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) developed a hybrid chayote fruit from two wild Mexican species, which could be used to battle cancer.

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