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Mental Health

Anxiety Affects Academic Performance Of Children, State Global Reports

Oct 18, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Covid-19 pandemic has taken a toll on the mental health of students and many may be suffering from social anxiety.

Mental Health Day 2021: Challenges, Promises, Achivements

Oct 10, 2021 Nandini Nair

WHO, WFMH stress on a greater understanding of mental health issues, bridging the rich-poor gap vis-à-vis accessing medical help for disorders in a pandemic-hit world

Covid Instigates Higher Rate Of Suicides In Himachal, DGP Says Issue Needs To Be Addressed

All police stations of Himachal Pradesh, for the first time, have started recording the data of all the suicides from January 1, 2021. The highest number of suicides,136, happened in the biggest district Kangra.

Naomi Osaka, Struggling With Mental Health, Withdraws From BNP Paribas Open Tennis

Sep 23, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Japanese Osaka, who sat out of Wimbledon this year, returned at Tokyo Olympics but made a surprise exit in the third round.

Bio-Bubbles Can Harm Mental Health, Experts Suggest Solution To Combat This

The mental health issue got more steam after top English players said they don't want to be confined to their hotel rooms for close to four months during Ashes.

11 September, 2021

The Mental Uprising

Jyotika Sood

Indian mental health and wellness startups have garnered over US$ 28.24 with the decade’s highest investment in 2021.

09 September, 2021

Zydus Cadila Gets USFDA Nod For Schizophrenia Treatment Drug

Outlook Web Desk

The company said that it would manufacture the drug at its manufacturing facility at the SEZ, Ahmedabad.

25 August, 2021

US Open Offering Tennis Players Access To Mental Health Pros


Reigning US Open champion Naomi Osaka brought attention to the topic when she pulled out of the French Open in late May to take a mental health break

02 August, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: American Gymnast Simone Biles To Return For Balance Beam Finals


Biles removed herself from the team final on July 27 after a shaky performance on vault during the first rotation

31 July, 2021

EXPLAINER: How 'The Twisties' Stopped Simone Biles Cold


The 'twisties' are the sudden inability for a gymnast to make the requisite spins — or sometimes any spins — for a particular maneuver

31 July, 2021

Simone Biles Withdraws From Vault, Uneven Bars At Tokyo Olympics


Biles continues to be evaluated daily to determine whether she'll compete in the finals for floor exercise and balance beam


28 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: IOC Offering Mental Health Helpline For Athletes

Associated Press (AP)

IOC made the announcement after USA's Simone Biles dropped out of the competition due to problems dealing with psychological pressure to perform.

28 July, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Simone Biles Withdraws From All-around Gymnastics Competition


USA Gymnastics said in a statement on Wednesday that the 24-year-old is opting to not compete

24 July, 2021

Neurological Cases Surging Among Post-Covid Patients: Delhi Private Hospital

Outlook Web Desk

The official statement said that the Moolchand Hospital has been "recording increasing cases of intracerebral (brain) haemorrhage, and 50 per cent of the neuroscience department is filled with such cases.

15 July, 2021

Deepika Padukone Launches Initiative For Mental Well-Being of Frontline Workers

Outlook Web Bureau

The 35-year-old actor took to Instagram to announce that the sales proceeds from the Deepika Padukone Closet will go to the well being of frontline workers’ mental well-being during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

06 July, 2021

SC To Centre: Ensure Covid Testing, Vaccine For Inmates Of Mental Hospitals

Outlook Web Bureau

The top court also took serious note of Maharashtra government shifting patients lodged in mental health institutes to beggar homes

13 June, 2021

French Open Defends Stance In Naomi Osaka Controversy


Noami Osaka withdrew from French Open after she was fined USD 15,000 for skipping the postmatch news conference after her first-round victory


03 June, 2021

F1 Champion Lewis Hamilton Backs Tennis Star Naomi Osaka In French Open Row


Naomi Osaka withdrew from French Open on Monday after she was fined for refusing to attend the typical post-match news conference following her first-round victory

Photo Gallery

TMC MP Mahua Maitra campaigns with party candidate Braj Kishore Goswami for the upcoming Shantipur Assembly By-elections in Nadia.

PTI Photo

A girl looks at the face book page of Rashtriya Swayamevak Sangh or RSS, in New Delhi. Facebook in India has been selective in curbing hate speech, misinformation and inflammatory posts, particularly anti-Muslim...

AP Photo/Manish Swarup

People wait to cast their votes during the Bihar Panchayat Elections at Sampatchak, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilash) party activists and students of Sant Pashupatinath Ved School perform 'hawan' for Indian cricket team ahead of their match against Pakistan at ICC Men's T20 World Cup, in Patna.

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A pump attendent writes the petrol price on a board as diesel and petrol price soars to Rs.99.46 and Rs.108.13 respectively in Kolkata.

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SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.


Love, Respect, Awe: Look At Her Like Shah Rukh Khan Looks At His Women

Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.

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Love, Respect, Awe: Look At Her Like Shah Rukh Khan Looks At His Women


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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu