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Do fathers really need to be in the delivery room during the birth

Do fathers really need to be in the delivery room during the birth

Do fathers really need to be in the delivery room during the birth. Washington D.C. [USA], June 22 (ANI): Fathers-to-be! If you are thinking about the pain your partner will go through during delivery, just be there to hold her hand. That’s one takeaway from a study released last week that found that when an

Need of cricket stadium for its players, fans

Ludhiana: In the country, where the cricket is a religion there in the whole Punjab State, other than the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium, Mohali, there is not even a single other cricket stadium where International level matches would be organised. If there is any international cricket stadium, it does not only come in use

Need patient director: SRK on Salman

Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan, who co-hosted a segment of Star Screen Awards with Salman Khan, says the superstars will work together in a film again but a patient director is required to direct them. At the award function on Sunday, when SRK was asked about working with his “Karan Arjun” co-star Salman, Shah Rukh replied:

Need for developing self-regulatory mechanism for media: Governor

Chandigarh: Punjab Governor V P Singh Bandore on Monday said media should develop a self-regulatory mechanism to bring forth a “true picture” of the issues concerning people before the government. “The role of media is very important in raising and addressing issues concerning common people,” he said at the inauguration of the two day Regional

BCCI units need more time for clarity on reforms: Thakur

New Delhi: Drawing continuous flak from the Supreme Court for not implementing the Lodha Committee recommendations, BCCI President Anurag Thakur today said the state units are currently confused about some of the suggestions and need more clarity before complying. The Supreme Court today reserved its order on directions to be passed to BCCI for implementation

I need to recover my forehand, says Nadal

Shanghai: Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal, who was unexpectedly eliminated from the Shanghai Masters after going down to Serbia’s Viktor Troicki, admitted that he is not in his best physical shape. At a news conference following the match on Wednesday, Nadal said: “I need to recover the forehand. I know I need to hit forehands.”

Humans need more rest for better well-being

London: What will you do to find yourself at complete rest: Reading, being with nature, being on your own, listening to music or doing nothing in particular? Better choose one fast for your own well-being as you grow old. According to the world’s largest survey of more than 18,000 people from 134 different countries on

India A need 108 runs to avoid innings defeat against Aus A

Brisbane: India A blew away a strong opening partnership by losing four quick wickets for an addition of just 16 runs as they ended the third day of their four-day game against Australia A at 158 for four, still needing 108 runs to avoid the innings defeat, here today. After Australia A were all out

No need to panic over chikungunya: AAP

New Delhi: There is no need to panic over the spread of chikungunya and dengue in the national capital and enough hospital beds are still available, Delhi’s ruling AAP said on Wednesday. “There is no need to panic,” Aam Aadmi Party leader Dilip Pandey told the media. “Our hospitals are competent to treat the patients

Why 1.1 mn HIV+ve Indians don’t get grugs they need

By Silvio Grocchetti Each of an estimated 2.1 million Indians infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) should be getting a cocktail of drugs to prolong their lives and reduce infections, but no more than 44 per cent do, the Minister of Health told the Lok Sabha in April 2016. In India, the drug cocktail

President Mukherjee stresses need to imbibe technology in education

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday stressed on the need to imbibe technology in education and said teachers should instill in children civilisational values of sacrifice, tolerance, pluralism, understanding and compassion. Greeting teachers on the occasion of Teacher’s day, the President said that this was an occasion when we recognise the dedicated services of

We need to build sports culture to win more medals: Gopi

New Delhi: Pullela Gopichand, who has coached Olympic medallist shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu, on Monday said that India can win a bagful of Olympic medals only if sports culture is built in the country through nurturing talent at the grassroot level. Wrestler Sakshi Malik and Sindhu saved India the blushes at the

No need of people like Chhotepur in SAD: Sukhbir

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Saturday said it will not welcome leaders like Sucha Singh Chhotepur, who has been removed as AAP’s Punjab convener, into party fold.“The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has lots of committed workers and a dedicated cadre so there is no need for people like Sucha Singh Chhotepur to be brought into

Social evils need to be dealt with sternly: PM

New Delhi:  Against the backdrop of recent attacks on dalits and Muslims, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said social evils will have to be dealt with “sternly” and with “sensitivity” as survival of the society is impossible if there is no social unity. Economic progress is no guarantee to a strong society whose foundation is

Mismatch of needs and job demands may cause burnout

London: Burnout is caused as a result of a mismatch between an individual’s unconscious needs and the opportunities and demands at the workplace, says a study with implications for the prevention of job burnout. Burnout is a state of physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion from work, which results in lack of motivation, low efficiency, and helpless

Need to improve sex ratio in 161 districts, says Phadke

Chandigarh: In a bid to end discrimination against the girl child, senior BJP leader and in charge of ‘Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao’ panel Rajendra Phadke on Sunday said the party has selected 161 districts across the country where it is concentrating on improving the sex ratio. “Out of 25 states in the country, we have selected 161

Need for AAP to check dissent voices without delay

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday released its first list of candidates for 19 constituencies for the Punjab Assembly elections, scheduled for early 2017. The development that made the AAP to steal the march from the two major political players—the Shiromani Akali Dal and the Congress—charged up the atmosphere across the state with common

T20s ,improving death bowling ahead CT: Kohli

Batsmen need to take responsibility on bouncy track: Kohli

Kingston (Jamaica): Indian skipper ViratKohli has said that his batsmen will have to take more responsibility on a “result-oriented” green wicket laid out for the second Test against the West Indies here. Kohli said the visiting batsmen were good enough to tackle any pace and bounce that the West Indies’ bowlers may produce at Sabina

Health Dept to do need best water sampling

Ludhiana: Health Department has decided to conduct water sampling only when outbreak occurs in a particular area. Earlier, Health Department had been taking water samples from different areas on regular basis. Previously, there has been practice that people used to gave letter to Health Department for checking of water sampling and department does the sampling

To do well, you need big heart and captain’s backing: Dhawan

North Sound (Antigua): Shikhar Dhawan hasalways had the uncanny knack of producing goods when the chips are down which he attributes to his “big heart” and the “backing” he has got from skipper Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble. Dhawan scored a polished 84 and is certainly feeling a bit less pressure after there were