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Joyeeta Basu

Are you raising brats?

Remember that a spoilt child will not ‘straighten up’ or get better when they grow up or get married.

02 Feb 2020 2:19 AM

Exercise helps improve one’s cerebral health

Physical exercise is a controlling factor that improves the immune mechanism, which helps people cope better and not relapse into disease.

16 Dec 2019 9:11 AM

Salt stories

We speak to some doctors about it.

06 Nov 2019 6:02 AM

Cold Comfort

Winter is right around the corner, which means it is that time of the year again when, along with your wardrobe, you change your skincare routine.

29 Oct 2019 11:54 PM

Don’t self medicate for warts and corns

Though warts and corns are usually not serious health conditions, they are unattractive and can be painful.

21 Oct 2019 12:05 AM


Fit is the new rich!

Meanwhile, fitness helps combat diseases, improves insulin sensitivity and helps in weight management.

26 Sep 2019 6:27 AM

Diet dangers going to extremes

While vegetarianism avoids meats, veganism is even more dangerous as it cuts out all animal products.

20 Sep 2019 12:03 AM

Gillette shaves off controversial ad!

Subbu Padmanabhan, Chief Executive Officer at Flame Advertising also defends Gillette’s standpoint in an Indian context.

05 Sep 2019 12:00 AM

Dengue virus is rampant

The fact is that fevers are higher, body pains are greater and the blood platelet count reductions are more serious.

26 Aug 2019 12:16 AM

The sky’s the limit

Dr Chandrakanta is responsible for the crucial radio frequency between the spacecraft and Earth station.

01 Aug 2019 6:20 AM


Hold on to the HOPE!

Author Para H’s Adrift makes for an interesting read due to its gripping storylines and its narrative.

17 Jul 2019 12:11 AM

Nipah resurfaces in India!

With no known cure or preventive vaccine, the Nipah virus has the potential to cause a widespread outbreak, caution health care professionals.

17 Jun 2019 1:05 AM

Alarm over antibiotics

The rising rates of antibiotic resistance the world over are fast turning into a major health concern for doctors and patients alike.

10 Jun 2019 6:52 AM

Immunotherapy, The future of cancer treatment

Scientists are at present studying newer types of immune treatments which will impact how cancers are treated in the future.

04 Jun 2019 6:08 AM

After the month of fasts, the feasts

Eid and Ramadan are incomplete without its spectacular spread of mouth-watering traditional recipes.

04 Jun 2019 12:08 AM


When destiny picks on merit

Prathamesh acknowledges that all the pain points were dealt with suitably to ensure sustainability of the project.

02 Jun 2019 12:00 AM

In high spirits

The institution, which is more than 50 years old in the city, gets an average of four calls a day.

19 May 2019 4:36 AM

Clean earth crusader

Though the 67-year-old has 30 defamation cases filed against him in courts across India, he does not let them bog him down.

14 May 2019 11:27 PM

Raising the big concern

While this is not the first time that the mosque has faced a threat, heritage architects decode the situations’s gravity.

06 May 2019 2:19 AM

Of people and their stories

A tale of violence, toxic masculinity and hope, Raj Kamal Jha’s fifth novel ‘The City and The Sea’ makes for a compelling read.

28 Apr 2019 6:11 AM