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Former India shooter Pournima Zanane passes away at 42

22 Jun 2020

Former India shooter Pournima Zanane passes away at 42

Former India shooter Pournima Zanane has passed away at the age of 42.

Rishi Kapoor hospitalized, brother Randhir confirms he is not well

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor hospitalized, brother Randhir confirms he is not well

On Wednesday, veteran actor Rishi Kapoor was admitted to Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai.

On World Cancer Day, Sonali Bendre shares inspirational post

04 Feb 2020

On World Cancer Day, Sonali Bendre shares inspirational post

On Tuesday, February 4, the day which is observed as the World Cancer Day, Bollywood actor Sonali Bendre shared a heartfelt and inspiring video on social media, tracing her battle with the disease and sharing what she learned from it.

Rishi Kapoor returns to Mumbai; reveals why he was hospitalized

04 Feb 2020

Rishi Kapoor returns to Mumbai; reveals why he was hospitalized

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who was recently admitted at a hospital in Delhi, is now back home in Mumbai.

Happy birthday Anshula Kapoor: Things to know about her

29 Dec 2019

Happy birthday Anshula Kapoor: Things to know about her

Film producer Boney Kapoor's daughter and actor Ajun Kapoor's sister Anshula Kapoor turned 27 today.

Tahira Kashyap taught me it's okay to share problems: SRK

10 Nov 2019

Tahira Kashyap taught me it's okay to share problems: SRK

Shah Rukh Khan, who is currently hosting the second season of TED Talks India, said that author-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap, one of his guests on the show, inspires him to be open about his problems.

Cancer cases rise 4 times within one year in India

05 Nov 2019

Cancer cases rise 4 times within one year in India

In 2018, the number of people diagnosed with common cancers at state-run NCD clinic shot up four times as compared to the year before, government data has revealed.

This app detects skin cancer with 95% accuracy: Details here

22 Sep 2019

This app detects skin cancer with 95% accuracy: Details here

Skin cancer, triggered by the abnormal growth of skin cells, is one of the most common forms of cancer worldwide.

Rishi Kapoor to be back on sets by September end

12 Sep 2019

Rishi Kapoor to be back on sets by September end

Rishi Kapoor, who was in New York for cancer treatment for almost a year, has returned to India on Tuesday.

After 11 months, 11 days, cancer-survivor Rishi Kapoor returns home

10 Sep 2019

After 11 months, 11 days, cancer-survivor Rishi Kapoor returns home

After almost a year of staying in New York for his cancer treatment, Rishi Kapoor is finally back in India.

Health Minister says ex-PM Morarji Desai consumed cow urine

08 Sep 2019

Health Minister says ex-PM Morarji Desai consumed cow urine

On Sunday, the Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey said that the former Prime Minister Morarji Desai used to drink cow urine for its medicinal properties.

Why will Ayushmann Khurrana skip his next, 'Dream Girl' promotions?

30 Aug 2019

Why will Ayushmann Khurrana skip his next, 'Dream Girl' promotions?

Ayushmann Khurrana's career is on a roll these days.

Is Rishi Kapoor returning to India before Ganesh Chaturthi?

21 Aug 2019

Is Rishi Kapoor returning to India before Ganesh Chaturthi?

Rishi Kapoor, who is currently in his last leg of cancer treatment in New York, has often spoken about how much he misses India.

Rishi tweets "Aa Ab Laut Chalen". Is he feeling homesick?

17 Aug 2019

Rishi tweets "Aa Ab Laut Chalen". Is he feeling homesick?

Rishi Kapoor, who is currently in New York for his cancer treatment, has often spoken about how much he misses India.

Sonali Bendre pushing herself to hit the gym is inspirational

23 Jul 2019

Sonali Bendre pushing herself to hit the gym is inspirational

Last year Sarfarosh actress Sonali Bendre flew down to New York after she was diagnosed with cancer, and her battle with the Big C has since turned out to be an inspiration.

Rishi Kapoor talks about battling cancer, notifies about his return

18 Jul 2019

Rishi Kapoor talks about battling cancer, notifies about his return

Ever since Rishi Kapoor flew to New York last September for his cancer treatment, there have been a lot of speculations about his return.

Irrfan Khan to take a break after 'Angrezi Medium'?

13 Jul 2019

Irrfan Khan to take a break after 'Angrezi Medium'?

Irrfan Khan recently wrapped up the shooting of his upcoming movie, Angrezi Medium.

#HealthBytes: Six foods that will naturally detox your lungs

18 Jun 2019

#HealthBytes: Six foods that will naturally detox your lungs

Smoking kills!

Undergoing treatment in US, Rishi Kapoor wants to return home

31 May 2019

Undergoing treatment in US, Rishi Kapoor wants to return home

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, along with wife Neetu Singh, went to the US in September 2018, for his cancer treatment.

After cancer battle, Rishi Kapoor visited by Mukesh, Nita Ambani

19 May 2019

After cancer battle, Rishi Kapoor visited by Mukesh, Nita Ambani

Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor and his wife, Neetu Kapoor, were visited by Indian business magnate Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani in New York City, United States.

#HealthBytes: Top 5 food-items that can help you quit smoking

12 May 2019

#HealthBytes: Top 5 food-items that can help you quit smoking

One of the worst addictions humankind suffers from, smoking is awfully bad for your mental and physical well-being. It can lead to life-threatening respiratory issues, cause strokes, and even dreadful cancers.

#HealthBytes: Top 5 food-items that can help you quit smoking

11 May 2019

#HealthBytes: Top 5 food-items that can help you quit smoking

One of the worst addictions humankind suffers from, smoking is awfully bad for your mental and physical well-being. It can lead to life-threatening respiratory issues, cause strokes, and even dreadful cancers.

Actor Rishi Kapoor is cancer free, confirms director Rahul Rawail

01 May 2019

Actor Rishi Kapoor is cancer free, confirms director Rahul Rawail

Last year in September, veteran actor, Rishi Kapoor, left his fans anxious as he suddenly moved to New York, USA, for getting an undisclosed medical illness treated.

Irrfan's wife Sutapa Sikdar pens emotional note on his comeback

12 Apr 2019

Irrfan's wife Sutapa Sikdar pens emotional note on his comeback

Last year when Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, he went missing from limelight almost immediately.

After cancer treatment, Irrfan Khan begins shooting for 'Angrezi Medium'

05 Apr 2019

After cancer treatment, Irrfan Khan begins shooting for 'Angrezi Medium'

Ever since Irrfan Khan returned to Mumbai from London post his cancer treatment, there have been speculations and presumptions about his onscreen comeback.

Post cancer treatment, Irrfan Khan thanks fans for their love

03 Apr 2019

Post cancer treatment, Irrfan Khan thanks fans for their love

Almost a year ago, Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with the Neuroendocrine tumor and he went to London for treatment.

Irrfan's 'Hindi Medium 2' gets new title, director: Details here

26 Mar 2019

Irrfan's 'Hindi Medium 2' gets new title, director: Details here

Ever since Irrfan Khan returned to India post his cancer treatment in New York, there have been speculations about his onscreen comeback.

#HealthBytes: Top 5 food-items that can help you quit smoking

25 Mar 2019

#HealthBytes: Top 5 food-items that can help you quit smoking

One of the worst addictions humankind suffers from, smoking is awfully bad for your mental and physical well-being. It can lead to life-threatening respiratory issues, cause strokes, and even dreadful cancers.

Amid cancer treatment, Irrfan gets clicked for the first time

09 Mar 2019

Amid cancer treatment, Irrfan gets clicked for the first time

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, who underwent treatment for Neuroendocrine tumor in London, grabbed the headlines after he returned to India last month.

Cancer survivor Sonali Bendre had only 30% chance of survival

08 Mar 2019

Cancer survivor Sonali Bendre had only 30% chance of survival

When Sonali Bendre was diagnosed with a high-grade cancer last year, her world came to a standstill.

Confirmed! Rishi Kapoor to be back in India by March-end

06 Mar 2019

Confirmed! Rishi Kapoor to be back in India by March-end

Last year, Rishi Kapoor left everyone concerned after he flew down to New York for medical treatment of an undisclosed disease.

Have a 20 inches scar on my midriff: Sonali Bendre

02 Mar 2019

Have a 20 inches scar on my midriff: Sonali Bendre

Sonali Bendre's life turned upside down when she was diagnosed with 'high-grade' cancer last year and had to be treated in New York.

Odisha teenager builds 'cheapest' mobile cover that absorbs harmful radiations

02 Mar 2019

Odisha teenager builds 'cheapest' mobile cover that absorbs harmful radiations

In a remarkable innovation, a 17-year-old boy from Odisha has developed a mobile flip cover, using biodegradable products like cow dung and bael leaf. It is cheap and also protects users from harmful radiation.

Now, doctors can detect cancer using a blood drop?

28 Feb 2019

Now, doctors can detect cancer using a blood drop?

In a remarkable development, researchers in the United States have invented a device that helps doctors detect cancer faster by simply using a blood drop or plasma, thus making it less invasive and much cheaper.

Goa: Ailing Manohar Parrikar put under observation, is stable

24 Feb 2019

Goa: Ailing Manohar Parrikar put under observation, is stable

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to Goa Medical College Hospital late on Saturday night, and his office has confirmed he is stable now.

Irrfan Khan not doing 'Hindi Medium 2'. Here's why

16 Feb 2019

Irrfan Khan not doing 'Hindi Medium 2'. Here's why

Irrfan Khan, who was diagnosed with Neuroendocrine tumor last year, grabbed headlines after he returned to India early this week.

Love story: They battled cancer, conservative families and emerged victorious

13 Feb 2019

Love story: They battled cancer, conservative families and emerged victorious

Love is beautiful.

Cancer survivor Irrfan to start shooting 'Hindi Medium-2' next week

13 Feb 2019

Cancer survivor Irrfan to start shooting 'Hindi Medium-2' next week

It's been almost a year since Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with high-grade Neuroendocrine tumor, a piece of news that had left his fans aghast.

UP: Man loots money kept for wife's cancer treatment

11 Feb 2019

UP: Man loots money kept for wife's cancer treatment

Police in Greater Noida, UP, booked a 50-year-old man recently for allegedly breaking into his own house to steal valuables and cash set aside for his wife's cancer treatment.

After battling cancer, Sonali Bendre to make onscreen comeback soon

04 Feb 2019

After battling cancer, Sonali Bendre to make onscreen comeback soon

Sonali Bendre doesn't believe in giving up on life, come what may.