National Institute of Homeopathy is a premier institution devoted to the causes of homeopathy in India
National Institute of Homeopathy is devoted to the promotion and development of the homeopathy in India. The institute also runs courses of graduate and postgraduate level in this stream. National Institute of Homeopathy also called NIH also offers opportunities of research in this discipline of medicine. Not confined to these limits, the institute also aims to produce teachers of tomorrow who can carry forward the knowledge of homeopathy for the betterment of humanity. As it is a premier institute in this discipline one can find latest news of NIH in the health section of all the related media.
The institute that got established in the year 1975 is an autonomous organization running under health and family welfare department, government of India. For awarding degree the institute is affiliated to the West Bengal University of Health Sciences. The institute also runs an outpatient and an inpatient unit. This Kolkata based institute also provides hostel facilities to its students.
To facilitate the studies and research the institute has an herb garden situated in the Kalyani in West Bengal. The herb garden is established in order to cut short the cost of import of various medicinal plants.
As national institute of homeopathy is premier institution for the carrying forward the tradition of homeopathy and promotion of homeopathy and hence one can find latest news of National institute of Homeopathy Kolkata in all the health sections of leading media.
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading flat at 0.18 percent down during the pre-noon session Tuesday.
Beijing, June 17 (Xinhua-ANI): A Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman on Monday described as "sheer nonsense" claims that a former U.S. intelligence contractor who is hiding in Hong Kong was an agent of China.
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Exposure to a high-fat diet in the womb and after birth can permanently change the cells in the brain that control food intake, predisposing offspring to overeating and an increased preference for fatty and sugary foods, a new study has revealed.
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Bullying by siblings is related to the same serious mental health effects as peer bullying, a new study has found.
London, June 18 (ANI): Football legend David Beckham had reportedly been offered a trial as a kicker for an American football side.
London, June 17(ANI): A new study has linked psychiatric disorders have to a protein involved in the formation of long-term memories.
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) China Monday announced that it has built the world's fastest supercomputer which is capable of performing 33.86 quadrillion operations per second, surpassing the US Titan supercomputer.
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) An excellent actor and a wonderful dancer, Mithun Chakraborty, recently turned 63, but he didn't allow anyone to celebrate the occasion, says his son Mahaakshay aka Mimoh.
London, June 17 (ANI): A columnist has caused outrage after accusing Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard of disrespecting the nation by showing too much cleavage in federal Parliament.
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Researchers have identified two gene variants that may predict which women are likely to benefit from a long-term drug treatment that can cut the risk of developing the disease in half.
Washington June 16 (ANI): The U.S. National Security Agency thwarted potential terrorist plots in the U.S. and more than 20 other countries, top intelligence officials have said.
London, June 16 (ANI): Protestors in Hong Kong have urged the country's government not to extradite National Security Agency (NSA)'s contractor Edward Snowden, who blew the lid on America's internet spying programme popularly known as PRISM.
Washington, June 16 (ANI): A drug approved in Europe to treat osteoporosis has now been shown to stop the growth of breast cancer cells, even in cancers that have become resistant to current targeted therapies.
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) India and Brittain have signed an agreement on strategic and technical cooperation in the health sector.
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said the nation needs an army of smart, committed and idealistic people to give voice to the voiceless and produce tangible change in the society.
London, June 15 (ANI): A study led by the University of Alicante has detected what may be the first observational evidence of existence of a new exotic phase of matter in the inner crust of neutron stars (pulsars).
London, June 15 (ANI): Syria has strongly denied US claims that it used 'chemical weapons' in order to justify its move of providing 'military aid'.
Kingston (Jamaica), June 15 (IANS/CMC) Jamaica is proceeding with plans to introduce a National Insurance and Retirement Benefits Plan for athletes.
Washington, June 15 (ANI): DARPA, the Pentagon's advanced research group, has achieved some big breakthroughs that may help restore a sense of touch to military personnel who have lost limbs in service of their countries.
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will offer a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in banking and finance from this July academic session, an official said Saturday.
Sydney, June 15 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a lost mediaeval city that thrived on a mist-shrouded Cambodian mountain 1200 years ago.
Washington, June 15 (IANS) India and the US have agreed that their legal agencies associated with the enforcement of competition law would interact closely as envisaged under the framework of an MoU signed in September 2012.
Beirut, June 15 (IANS/AKI) Selim Idriss, the military chief of the rebel Free Syrian Army, will travel to Washington Saturday, a report said.
Lisbon, June 15 (IANS/WAM) The UAE's ambassador to Portugal, Saqr Nasser Ahmed Al Raisi, attended a reception on the occasion of Portugal's National Day.
Melbourne, June 14 (ANI): Elisha Mauger, who was recently crowned National Coffee Tasting Champion for Australia, is now all set to head to World of Coffee Championship competition in Nice, France, next week.
Washington, June 14 (ANI): States that want to reduce rates of adult smoking should implement stringent tobacco restrictions on teenagers, a new study has said.
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 1.66 percent or 313.13 points up in late afternoon trade Friday.
Washington, June 14 (ANI): An international team of scientists (ASTRON) have used the Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA) to set a new distance accuracy record, pegging a pulsar called PSR J2222-0137 at 871.4 light-years from Earth.
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The BJP Thursday said it favoured passing the food security bill in the monsoon session of parliament with "some amendments".
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New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): Newer technologies and changes would have to be adopted and adapted to ensure that India as a nation remains safe and secure, a senior scientist has said.
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Thursday said that it supported the government decision to bring in an ordinance on the National Food Security Bill.
Washington, June 13 (ANI): A team of Spanish researchers, coordinated by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), has begun sequencing the genome of the global deep ocean.
Washington, June 13 (ANI): National Security Chief Keith Alexander said that the surveillance programme run with the Prism system helped in stopping 'dozens' of terrorist attacks on America.
Los Angeles, June 13 (IANS) Actress-talk show host Oprah Winfrey is donating 12 million pounds to help build Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.
Chennai, June 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said here that the next central government in 2014 would be friendly to the state.
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Patients with small electrodes placed on or inside their brain will soon be able to interact with computers or control robotic limbs just by thinking about how to execute those actions.
Washington, June 12 (ANI): The autonomous, solar-powered Zoe, which became the first robot to map microbial life during a 2005 field expedition in Chile's Atacama Desert, is returning to the world's driest desert this month on a NASA astrobiology mission to search for subsurface life.
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Researchers have created a Google Glass-like device on a contact lens.
Moscow, June 11 (IANS) Russia may grant political asylum to a former CIA whistleblower who has revealed Washington's highly classified global surveillance programMEs, the Kremlin said Tuesday.
Singapore, June 11 (IANS) The weekly number of new dengue cases reported in Singapore continued to rise over the past week amid a latest epidemic, according to official statistics.
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) India said Tuesday it would be "unacceptable" if it is discovered that Indian laws on privacy have been violated by the surveillance launched on web users worldwide by the US National Security Agency (NSA).
Chennai, June 11 (IANS) After receiving critical acclaim for her performance in Tamil period-drama "Paradesi", southern actress Vedhika Kumar has signed another period romance "Kaaviya Thalaivan" in the same language as she is not "afraid" of being typecast.
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) India ranks 141st out of 162 in this year's Global Peace Index (GPI), released Tuesday.
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new research has confirmed that the tropics have been and continue to be the Earth's engine of biodiversity.
Washington, June 11 (ANI): According to a new study, elderly mice suffering from age-related heart disease had a significant improvement in cardiac function after being treated with the FDA-approved drug rapamycin for just three months.
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Delhi Cabinet today gave its in principle approval to upgrade Netaji Subhash Institute of Technology (NSIT), Dwarka into a University called NSIT University, Delhi. The decision wastaken at a Cabinet Meeting presided by the Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) After senior BJP leader L.K. Advani quit all party posts Monday, JD-U chief Sharad Yadav described the development as a sad one which would adversely impact the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have designed and tested an all-solid lithium-sulfur battery with approximately four times the energy density of conventional lithium-ion technologies that power today's electronics.
Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading flat at 0.23 percent during the pre-noon trade Monday.
Beijing, June 10 (IANS) A total of 131 H7N9 avian flu cases have been reported on the Chinese mainland, including 39 cases resulting in deaths, authorities said.
Islamabad, June 9 (ANI): US' National Security Agency (NSA) has collected second highest amount of digital data from Pakistan with the help of a data-mining tool.
Beijing, June 9 (IANS) Infectious diseases killed 1,526 people in China in May. AIDS was responsible for 72 percent of the total, causing 1,098 deaths, authorities said Sunday.
Washington, June 9 (ANI): A former National Security Agency (NSA) official has claimed that the agency's phone data collection of all US Verizon customers is only a 'tip of the iceberg' as the estimates go as high as 20 trillion phone calls and mails by US citizens.
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London, June 8 (IANS) Two US soldiers and an American civilian were killed Saturday in a possible "insider attack" in Afghanistan, BBC reported.
Singapore, June 8 (IANS) In a first, Singapore Saturday launched a website to make blood donation more convenient, with real-time updates on blood stocks and needs for specific blood types.
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New York, June 08 (ANI): National Spelling Bee champion Arvind V. Mahankali visited the cast of smash-hit Broadway musical 'Matilda' on Tuesday night.
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Washington, June 8 (ANI): Researchers at the Seoul National University have found that wild birds appear to "think faster" when humans, and possibly predators in general, are directly looking at them.
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Actor Aditya Roy Kapur and the versatile Parineeti Chopra will share screen space in Yash Raj Films' (YRF) new production, to be helmed by "Ishaqzaade" director Habib Faisal.
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New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): Pursuant to the Union Cabinet approval, the Government has constituted the National Skill Development Agency (NSDA) by subsuming the Prime Minister's National Council on Skill Development (PMNCSD), the National Skill Development Coordination Board (NSDCB) and the Office of the Adviser to the Prime Minister on Skill Development.
Kingston (Jamaica), June 7 (IANS/CMC) Jamaica has recruited the services of Los Angeles Clippers centre Ryan Hollins for this year's Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) World Championships.
Narsinghpur (Jhoteshwar), June 7 (ANI): Stating that the use of information technology in health care should be fully utilized, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said tele-medicine project has helped remote health care centers to connect with super specialty hospitals.
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The birth of new neurons in the adult brain sharpens memory in rodents, but it has long been debated if the same holds true for humans.
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Spanish researchers have described nine molecular indicators of ageing in mammals that could serve as a framework for future studies.
Washington, June 7 (ANI): As male superb lyrebirds sing, they often move their bodies to the music in a choreographed way, adding evidence from human cultures around the world that music and dance are deeply intertwined activities.
Washington, June 7 (ANI): In a breakthrough that could help researchers develop new treatments for diseases such as obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and Tourette's syndrome, MIT neuroscientists have shown that they can block a compulsive behavior in mice by activating a brain circuit that controls compulsive behavior.
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The herpes simplex virus type-1 (HSV-1), which affects an estimated 50 to 80 percent of all American adults, exploits an immune system receptor to boost its infectivity and ability to cause disease, according to researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and colleagues.
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 149 points or 0.76 percent up during pre-afternoon trade Friday.
Mexico City, June 7 (IANS/EFE) Mexican marine archaeologists have located the wreck of the 19th-century British ship HMS Forth, which sank off the Yucatan Peninsula 164 years ago, the National Anthropology and History Institute, or INAH, said.
Moscow, June 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's security services have shut down a terrorist group which has been active in Afghanistan against NATO coalition forces, Russian anti-terrorism authorities said Thursday in a statement.
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Scientists analyzing data from NASA's Cassini mission have confirmed the presence of a population of complex hydrocarbons in the upper atmosphere of Saturn's largest moon, Titan, that later evolve into the components that give the moon a distinctive orange-brown haze.
Montreal, June 6 (ANI): A new search tool developed by researchers in Canada can now help crime investigators extract hidden knowledge from a large volume of text and thereby catch cyber thieves.
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Eleven people have been arrested in the United States, the UK and Vietnam for running a 200 million dollars worldwide credit card fraud ring.
Oviedo (Spain), June 6 (IANS/EFE) Spanish novelist Antonio Muñoz Molina has been named as this year's recipient of Spain's Prince of Asturias Award for Literature, beating out countryman Luis Goytisolo, Ireland's John Banville and Japan's Haruki Murakami.
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, have discovered how HIV triggers a signal telling an infected immune cell to die.
London, June 6 (ANI): Life in city can be a draining experience not only for humans but also for animals, researchers have claimed.
Washington, June 6 (ANI): A team of researchers have discovered the world's oldest known fossil primate skeleton representing a previously unknown genus and species named Archicebus achilles.
Thiruvananthapuram, June 5 (IANS) Union minister Shashi Tharoor Wednesday commended the research carried out by the National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST) here, saying its work in frontier areas of science was of "high relevance".
Washington, June 5 (ANI): An international team of geologists and engineers looking for a way to make concrete more durable and sustainable has found inspiration in the ancient Romans, whose massive concrete structures have withstood the elements for more than 2,000 years.
Los Angeles, June 5 (IANS) There is a rise in blurred or pixilated nudity on shows, and this is unacceptable on prime-time broadcast TV, says the American Parents Television Council (PTC).
London, June 5 (ANI): Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists have designed a new type of nanostructured-carbon-based catalyst that could pave the way for reliable, economical next-generation batteries and alkaline fuel cells, providing for practical use of wind- and solar-powered electricity, as well as enhanced hybrid electric vehicles.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A mysterious object discovered by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope in 2010 has been identified as a dying asteroid.
Chennai, June 4 (IANS) Holding coaching classes to crack the recruitment exams and helping applicants fill online exam forms are the ways in which two major workers' unions in the four government-owned general insurance companies are trying to create goodwill and woo fresh members once the recruitment is over, said union leaders Tuesday.
Chennai, June 4 (IANS) Four government-owned general insurance companies are working to create goodwill to attract members, industry officials said here Tuesday.
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Washington, June 4 (ANI): A new look at the diets of ancient African hominids shows a "game changer" occurred about 3.5 million years ago when some members added grasses or sedges to their menus.
Dharamsala, June 4 (ANI): Tibetans' Institute of Performing Arts (TIPA) organized an Indo-Tibetan cultural exchange programme in Dharamsala that witnessed the participation of artists from India, Tibet and Nepal.
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Former US President Bill Clinton has been paid 500,000 dollars for a 45-minute speech in Israel honoring Israeli President Shimon Peres' 90th birthday.
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 0.56 percent up in afternoon trade Tuesday.
New York, June 4 (IANS) New York Knicks' guard Jason Kidd announced his retirement after 19 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league.
Stockholm, June 4 (IANS) Visiting Chinese top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng and Swedish Parliament Speaker Per Westerberg have stressed the importance of free trade and sustainable development.
Havana, June 4 (IANS/EFE) Cuba is losing 22 percent of the potable water distributed to homes due to the deterioration of domestic infrastructure, according to figures compiled by the National Hydraulic Resources Institute, or INRH.