Tag Archives: India

3 bizarre medical disorders

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Previously, we have written about mental illnesses, especially in adolescents. We believe as a society in India, we tend to not talk about various forms of mental illness, which perhaps needs most serious attention and medical care. Here are three mental disorders that are not commonly known or understood. Our aim is to present these…

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MIEF awareness bulletin: Smoking ban

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We do not need to reiterate that smoking is indeed injurious to health. In the past MIEF has worked extensively with various communities building awareness in this domain especially through the World Tobacco day events we organized targeted at the people who were not entirely aware of the consequences. While it is hard to prove…

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Zoonosis conference 2014

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Some of you already know that MIEF recently held another addition of the Zoonosis conference last week. We saw great support for the conference, as it was also covered on DD national sharing the views with a broader audience. (So COOL! :)). The daylong conference is organized annually by Millennium India Education Foundation, Heart Care…

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Which language must we promote: Hindi or English?

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Following the current government’s effort to push for Hindi, we collected a string of interesting pro/con responses on social media. What’s your view on it? As an English obsessed nation, how do we ensure regional languages are preserved? As an organization, we believe that language is the first step to understanding culture. Therefore, we believe,…

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MIEF inspiration: Owning and cleaning the Rakkar village

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There’s many of us who talk about cleanliness, environment, giving back, Indian villages- issues and problems. Far few do something about it. Today, we invite you to have a look here. There is a group of people doing massively interesting things for a small village in the Himalayas. We spoke to a couple of the…

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Status of toilets in India

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The status of sanitation and hygiene in India is something to be ashamed of. We have some shocking stats in this regard for our readers.

Why does India trail in Scientific publishing?

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India is lagging quite behind when we talk about scientific publishing. In fact, considering the population of our country, we should be leading the world in these numbers. Yet, we are far behind in the race.