MUMBAI, India--Channel offers a collection of value added interest-specific content attracts sponsorship from leading national and multinational brands
Rediff.com India Limited (Nasdaq: REDF), one of India's leading Internet, communications and consumer services companies serving Indians globally, both online and offline has increased its interest-specific content and service offerings, providing users with a comprehensive online healthcare resource.
The new channel can be viewed at http://health.rediff.com
Additionally, Rediff.com is in the process of launching a series of interest-specific channels. These channels are in keeping with the Company's India-strategy of providing its users comprehensive offerings across specific interest areas by forging alliances with trusted, world-class organisations.
Users logging onto the 'health' section at Rediff.com, will have access to health-related issues which includes databank of doctors; alternative health products available in the market; information on holistic healing - ayurveda, homeopathy, unani medicine and self healing; numerous health tools including a calorie meter and a waist-hip ratio formula; a fitness centre focusing on aerobics, yoga, meditation & dietary supplements; information on heart disease, asthma, diabetes, cancer, AIDS and more. Users can also mail in their queries and get expert advice from doctors online.
Rediff.com has alliances with leading pharmaceutical companies like Apollolife, Lupin Laboratories and Johnson & Johnson to provide various content and services to its users, as part of its commitment to continually offer users 'interest-specific' information that enriches the quality of their life.
Rediff.com currently has successful and profitable arrangements with companies focusing on Auctions, Auto, Astrology, Jobs, Tech Education, Technology, Insurance, Lifestyle and Women.
Founded in 1996, Rediff.com India Ltd., (Nasdaq: REDF) is one of India's leading Internet, communications and media companies serving Indians globally, both online and offline. Through its online and offline product and service offerings Rediff.com offers interest specific channels, local language editions, sophisticated search capabilities, online shopping, long distance calling cards and Internet based telephony services. It's news publication, India Abroad, is one of the oldest and largest South Asian weekly newspaper serving the Indian American community in the United States. The Company also provides users extensive Internet community offerings all tailored to the interests of Indians worldwide. Rediff.com has offices in New York, Chicago, New Delhi and is headquartered in Mumbai, India.
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