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Old sewage disposal threatens Shimla’s environs, Himalayan ecology

By Vishal Gulati Old-style and unscientific disposal of sewage and solid waste is threatening the pristine environment and water sources of Shimla, known as the Queen of Hills during the British colonial period. Shimla also forms part of the Himalayan ecology. Its wooded deodars, Raj-style structures and chuckling peaks on the horizon may lure you, but it’s not an easygoing ...

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More than half people ignore early cancer symptoms: study

People often prefer to dismissing potential warning signs of cancer, thereby putting their lives at risk, says a new study, attributing it possible fear psychosis. In the study involving 1,700 people, more than half (53 percent) said they had experienced at least one red-flag cancer ‘alarm’ symptom during the previous three months, but only two percent of them thought that ...

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Five new born babies die in Ludhiana hospital

Five new born babies died in a government hospital in Punjab’s Ludhiana during delivery, leading to protests from affected families. Hospital sources said that the babies died during or just after delivery. The affected families alleged that no doctors were available for delivery of the pregnant mothers and the hospital staff started conducting the procedure leading to the deaths. They ...

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Don’t Let Your Baby Without Attention While Playing; Else He Grows Callous, Unemotional

The link between parental care and love for the baby from the childhood, especially how a mother responds more sensitively to her baby during playtime, is the key to predict the way the child grows into a responsible and sensitive kid or callous or unemotional child, says new research. Callous and unemotional behaviour reflects lack of guilt and empathy for ...

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