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Last Updated Wednesday March 29 2017 10:49 AM IST

HEALTH

Air pollution cuts lives by 3 years

India's high air pollution, ranked by the World Health Organisation among the worst in the world, is adversely impacting the lifespans of its citizens.

Most cancer-cases due to 'bad luck'

Washington: Plain old bad luck plays a major role in determining who gets cancer and who does not, according to researchers who found that two-thirds of cancer incidence of various types can be blamed on random mutations and not heredity or risky habits like smoking.The researchers said on Thursday