With over six lakh people succumbing to cancer and more than ten lakh new cases are reported in the country, the government today said air pollution and unhealthy lifestyles are among the major risk factors for the disease.
Sheila Dikshit has started her campaign in Uttar Pradesh as Congress's chief ministerial candidate, a job that she accepted after some coaxing. In Delhi, her son Sandeep Dikshit is fighting her old battles.
Michelle Obama never said Donald Trump's name during her speech at the convention Monday night, yet she offered a more effective rebuttal of the Republican nominee and the mantra that animates his campaign than any other Democrat has been able to thus far in 2016.
Trolls are increasingly using their full name online, suggesting that a ban on anonymity will likely fail to prevent the feared 'firestorms' but possibly aggravate them even more, a new study has found.
A 36-year-old Buddhist monk in the US has been sentenced to 30 months in prison and ordered to pay USD 263,463 in restitution after embezzling over USD 260,000 from a temple in Louisiana for gambling at a casino.
A month after India announced monumental changes to foreign direct investment (FDI) rules, aggressive pushback has emanated not just from opposition parties, but from trade unions linked to the ruling BJP.