Assam: Betel nuts worth Rs. 2.6 crore from Myanmar seized in Cachar district

Assam: Betel nuts worth Rs. 2.6 crore from Myanmar seized in Cachar district

Kolkata, Sep 26, 2017:  The Border Security Force (BSF) and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Tuesday seized over 86 kilos of betel nuts in 910 bags valued at Rs 2.6 crore, in Assam’s Cachar district, officials said. Also, 10,850 kilos of black pepper in 217 bags valued at Rs 65.10 lakh were recovered from […]

Health>> Some Facial Creams Can Even Cause Death: Scientists

Health>> Some Facial Creams Can Even Cause Death: Scientists

Bengaluru Sept 26,2017: Some popular brands of facial creams that are advertised as containing “activated carbon” for better results can be harmful to the skin and even cause death, scientists say. Application of such face creams may bring quick results and prolonged use could be disastrous, warns a study by researchers at the Indian Institute of […]

Sikkim: High alert across state over Scrub Typhus virus

Sikkim: High alert across state over Scrub Typhus virus

Gangtok Sept 26,2017: The Sikkim Health Care authorities have alerted all the four District Chief Medical Officers about Scrub Typhus spreading across the state and Dengue fever cases increasing. The Director General cum Secretary, Health Services, has directed CMOs to ensure enhancing Entomological surveillance to identify the vector of Scrub Typhus. This was preceded by […]

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