personal hygiene

Jawed Habib to groom CRPF barbers


May 24th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Officers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) are set to get a stylish makeover, courtesy celebrity hair expert Jawed Habib, who is set to ... Read more...

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Vidya Balan to promote sanitation campaign


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Bollywood actor Vidya Balan Thursday became the brand ambassador of the rural development ministry to spread awareness about sanitation and cleanliness in the country.Balan said ... Read more...

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Free sanitary napkins for students in government schools


November 29th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) In order to promote personal hygiene among young girls, the Delhi government Monday launched a scheme to distribute free sanitary napkins to girls studying in ... Read more...

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Britney Spears denies accusations in Flores’ lawsuit


July 21st, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Britney Spears has denied accusations brought against her by former bodyguard Fernando Flores. The former employee sued Britney for making sexual advances at him. He ... Read more...

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Good manners are at the heart of good health


June 7th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) People with good manners , whether at office or home, are more than twice likely to have a good health, a study has found.Those who are ... Read more...

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Indians more upbeat on health than Chinese, Brazilians: Study


March 29th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Cavelossim (Goa), March 29 (IANS) Indians feel happier and healthier than their counterparts in emerging economies, even though only a fraction of them follow the routine of regular exercise and ... Read more...

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Free health scheme planned for Delhi government schools


March 26th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Starting April 1, the Delhi government will launch a free health care scheme in 4,000 primary, middle and senior secondary schools, a statement said here ... Read more...

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BJP promises free laptops, fixed deposits in Tamil Nadu


March 26th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 26 (IANS) Free laptops, stationery for students, sanitary napkins for women and Rs.100,000 deposit for female child born in a below poverty line (BPL) family... the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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President stresses rural sanitation drive


March 23rd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Wednesday called for a monitoring mechanism to ensure the proper functioning of the santitation infrastructure in India's rural areas."Rural sanitation in ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder ‘abused cats and wanted women to know their place’


February 11th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): Julian Assange, founder of whistle-blowing website Wikileaks, has been accused of abusing his cat in an explosive new book.The book, by former WikiLeaks insider Daniel Domscheit-Berg, also claims ... Read more...

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Wikileaks founder ‘boasted of fathering kids all around the world’


February 11th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Julian Assange, founder of whistle-blowingwebsite Wikileaks, apparently boasted about fathering kids all around the world, according to an explosive new book.The book, Inside Wikileaks, also claims that Assange ... Read more...

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Find Out How Healthy Your Sex Life Is


January 8th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Those who say sex is not important in a relationship based on love often fail to understand that it is an integral part of a relationship. ... Read more...

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Fairground mirrors could resolve TSA scanner controversy, says scientist


November 26th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Worried that your full-body-scan images at US airports would end up being misused? Well, take a breather, as a scientist has offered a solution- make every naked scan ... Read more...

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Now, robot nurse to give patients sponge baths!


November 14th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Scientists have developed a robot that can help patients maintain personal hygiene without the need for a human nurse.Researchers at the Georgia Tech's Healthcare Robotics Lab have developed ... Read more...

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‘Low water intake causes urinary tract infections’


November 4th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Low water intake leads to urinary tract infections (UTIs) in women, doctors said Thursday."About 25-30 percent of our UTI patients are women who drink less water. ... Read more...

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Health camp for municipal school students in Delhi


November 1st, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Spearheading the move to sensitise children on the importance of hygiene, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) and Global Hygiene Council (GHC) Monday organized a health camp ... Read more...

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Scientists voice concern over new ’superbugs’


October 13th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): Scientists worldwide have voiced their concerns regarding the health threat caused by a fresh generation of so-called superbugs.For instance, the gene NDM-1's ability to affect different bacteria and ... Read more...

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Bruce Willis shows off Lady Gaga-inspired meat toupee on ‘Late Show’


October 6th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 6 (ANI): It seems Bruce Willis is a little too inspired by Lady Gaga-the bald actor gave a new meaning to the term 'meathead' when he showed off ... Read more...

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Want to get rid of acne? Change your lifestyle


October 6th, 2010 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) If you are trying to get rid of acne, changes in your lifestyle and some cleanliness habits in your daily routine can do wonders ... Read more...

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1 in 4 sexually active youngsters in Britain fail to use contraception


September 20th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): A survey has found that one in four sexually active youngsters in Britain fail to use any form of contraception with a new partner.The staggering figure has moved ... Read more...

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Study links maternal illness to schizophrenia risk


September 19th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 19 (IANS) A breakdown in communications between two brain regions that points to symptoms of schizophrenia could be triggered by a maternal immune reaction to infection, a recent study says. ... Read more...

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Condoms, sex issues taboo no more at Jamia Millia (Feature)


September 14th, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Not so long ago, the mere mention of the word "sex" would raise eyebrows and spark a debate in Jamia Millia Islamia, recall old-timers at ... Read more...

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British tourist bags worth thrice their holiday cost


August 13th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) British holidaymakers pack their suitcase with clothes, gadgets and toiletries worth 3,000 pounds, almost three times the cost of their holiday, a survey has found. A traveller takes 325 ... Read more...

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How to spot the early signs of dementia


August 8th, 2010 - 4:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) The early stages of Alzheimer's and other causes of dementia can be difficult to spot, but there are some signs that be useful in spotting the disease. Early signs ... Read more...

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Incidence of malaria, dengue drops in Haryana


August 5th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 5 (IANS) Haryana has registered a considerable decline in the cases of malaria and other vector borne diseases like dengue and encephalitis in 2010, health officials Thursday said. "Recently there were ... Read more...

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Australia sends container-load of mosquito repellents for CWG athletes


August 4th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Concerned with the rising cases of dengue in the Indian capital, the Australian Commonwealth Games Association (ACGA) has sent a container-load of mosquito repellent for the Oct ... Read more...

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Mammootty to launch environment hygiene campaign


June 18th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, June 18 (IANS) Malayalam superstar Mammootty is set to launch a campaign to spread the message of environmental hygiene in Kerala.Mammootty, 58, told IANS in an exclusive chat that ... Read more...

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Pandemic flu concerns have positive effect on personal hygiene behaviour


May 28th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Concerns over pandemic flu has positive impact on personal hygiene behaviours, a new research has found.A team led by Joseph T.F. Lau, PhD, a professor at the Chinese ... Read more...

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Dozens hospitalised with encephalitis in Gorakhpur


April 15th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Gorakhpur, Apr 15 (ANI): Dozens of children have been admitted to a state-run hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur district with symptoms of encephalitis.The disease first came to India in 1978. Thousands ... Read more...

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Meet Johnny Depp, Vanessa Paradis, the unhygienic couple!


February 25th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): American actor Johnny Depp and French singer Vanessa Paradis have been revealed to not be keeping up with their hygiene.According to sources who work with the two, ... Read more...

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Kerala to disinfect all vehicles from Tamil Nadu


February 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 10 (IANS) A premier public health institution here said all vehicles coming from Tamil Nadu at the border near Parasala will be disinfected to check the rising cases of chikungunya ... Read more...

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KJo’s Hairy Situation


January 27th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Karan Johar, who is always known to be clean-shaven, has been seen with stubble at recent interviews and events. Apparently, he is so busy with My Name is Khan that it ... Read more...

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RAW: International Red Cross statement on Haiti earthquake


January 13th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by BNO News
GENEVA (BNO NEWS) -- The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies released the following statement on Wednesday in response to Tuesday's devastating earthquake that struck Haiti's capital."An earthquake measuring ... Read more...

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“Smelly, boring loser” Robert Pattinson baffled by obsessed fans


November 20th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Twilight star Robert Pattinson is baffled why he has so many fans - because he is a 'smelly, boring loser'.The British actor has admitted that his personal hygiene ... Read more...

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Counties rush aid to El Salvador, as flood toll rises to 157


November 12th, 2009 - 9:15 am ICT by IANS
San Salvador, Nov 12 (EFE) Relief materials from different countries and aid organisations have begun to arrive for the flood affected people in El Salvador, as the toll has risen to 157 ... Read more...

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