Taps run dry at Byculla railways hospital - 1 year ago
Due to lack of water, two major surgeries have been postponed so far and many wards have not had enough water, putting patients in difficulty.
Same class, different mates, several worries - 1 year ago
Attitudes towards repeaters in school have begun to change in recent times, with the RTE Act mandating that no child should be kept back till Std IX.
Post-vacation schooling weighs heavily on young minds - 1 year ago
Going back to school after a long break is never boring. Theres the excitement of meeting old friends and making new ones.
In a 1st, Somaiya hospital opens OPD for DOTS+ patients - 1 year ago
Move to do away with need for mandatory hospitalisation,
which many people often shy away from.
The big medical insurance loot - 1 year ago
Massive difference in surgery rates for people with private & public insurance.
TPAs responsible for arbitrary surgery costs: Activist - 1 year ago
The TPAs negotiate with individual hospitals and can set rates according to those negotiations. So the chances of corruption increase exponentially.
Tapan Sinha: master of all genres - 1 year ago
From Jhinder Bondi which is based on a historical novel to Aaponjon, based on the dissatisfaction of the urban youth, Sinha managed to traverse wildly disparate subjects with ease and finesse.
70% of 12-year-olds stomach cut out - 1 year ago
Twelve-year-old Vishal Joshis (name changed) father knew that he and his wife were healthier than normal. So, though Vishal weighed 90kg when he was eight years old, they did not realise that there was something wrong with him.
WHO predicts maha rise in dementia cases - 1 year ago
A recent study released by the WHO says that by 2026, Maharshtra is set to see a 112% increase (5.9 lakh) in dementia case.
Women choose career over family - 1 year ago
A survey finds Mumbai has the highest rate of respondents willing to delay motherhood.