After IIT Indore students filed complaints against the institute authorities citing harassment and unsafe food and water being served to them, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken cognisance of their complaints and said that a team would visit the institute campus to look into the complaints. Continue reading
A recent report alleges that people living in 8 of every 10 Indian cities breathe toxic dust particles, at levels over and above the national safety limits. Continue reading
A study done by researchers at Queen Mary University of London and Newcastle University, said millions of antibiotic pills in the Indian market have not been regulated in India, the UK or US. The research was published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. Continue reading
Agarbattis are an integral part of worship in Hindu rituals. They are used to to signify spirituality and peace and prosperity. It may appear that the Agarbatti smoke may be calming you down but in reality it could be be harming you more than a cigarette! Continue reading
India requested the European Union (EU) not to ban or blacklist any seafood exporter immediately if they found an issue with a single consignment as it worked against all stakeholders in the industry, a senior official said.
At the EU-India Shrimp Dialogue, organized in association with the Netherlands’ Embassy, A Jayathilak, Chairman of the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) said, “EU should issue a warning to the exporter and give it a reasonable time to remove the inadequacies before delisting the company.” Continue reading