Experts suggest early intervention to treat Down Syndrome

In India, for every 800 children, one child is born with Down Syndrome (DS) and the average rounds up to 30,000 such babies every year. Tomorrow, 24 March, being observed as World Down Syndrome Day, News Today takes a look at the condition, treatment facilities available in Tamilnadu and governmental intervention. Continue Reading

Vodafone Idea, Zee partner for OTT platform

Customers of Vodafone Idea can now use the entire content catalogue of ZEE5 thereby providing a seamless viewing experience via multiple devices. The content is available across 12 languages, stated the companies in a joint release. Continue Reading

Govt to increase health spending to 2.5% in GDP by 2025 to meet SDGs: Report

The Union Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) released the National Indicator Framework Baseline report that includes 41 indicators to track the country’s health and well-being. Continue Reading

L&T poised to merge Mindtree with LTI: Analysts

Hitting out on L&T, Mindtree promoters posed five questions to the construction giant, chief among which stated why it could not build an independent tech business on its own and what it would do if employess chose to leave. Continue Reading

Social media could play decisive role in LS polls: IT expert

Technology would occupy centre-stage for the first time in India’s general elections, says an IT expert, who believes social media could well play a decisive role in sealing electoral outcomes in many constituencies in the coming Lok Sabha polls. Continue Reading

Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan to contest from Gajuwaka & Bhimavaram

Jumping into the electoral battle for the first time, Telugu film star and Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan will contest the April 11 Assembly election in Andhra Pradesh from Gajuwaka and Bhimavaram constituencies. Continue Reading

Owaisi, Revanth among early birds to launch campaign in Telangana

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi and Telangana Congress working President A Revanth Reddy are among the Lok Sabha candidates who have kicked off their campaign ahead of others in Telangana. Continue Reading