PTI | January 18, 2018 12:51 PM
Scientists have developed a simple, paper-based device that can be used to test if a water sample is contaminated, providing a low-cost way for developing countries to limit the spread of water-borne diseases.
PTI | January 17, 2018 4:59 PM
A high-salt diet reduces resting blood flow to the brain and may cause dementia, a study in mice suggests.
PTI | January 17, 2018 3:36 PM
Pharmaceuticals major Dr Reddy’s Laboratories has recalled a single lot of Docetaxel injection vials, used for treatment of breast cancer, USFDA has said.
PTI | January 17, 2018 1:18 PM
The first day image captured by India’s recently launched weather observation Cartosat-2 series satellite shows a part of Indore city in Madhya Pradesh with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre.
Reema Lokesh | January 17, 2018 12:50 PM
Roshni Sinor, executive secretary to the consul general in Mumbai, (1961-2007), the lady who served the office for 45 years and with 18 consul generals during her interesting tenure, shares her thoughts and few anecdotes on Indo-Israeli relationship – what was it then to what it is now
PTI | January 16, 2018 3:55 PM
Scientists have developed a system that can non-invasively and remotely control immune cells so that they recognise and kill cancer cells.
PTI | January 16, 2018 3:50 PM
The Indian Space Research Organisation can do things at a much faster pace if given more resources, says the agency’s former Chairman A S Kiran Kumar.
PTI | January 16, 2018 1:18 PM
Psychedelic drugs like magic mushrooms can help relieve the symptoms of depression, without the ‘dulling’ of emotions linked with antidepressants, a study has found.
IANS | January 15, 2018 10:46 PM
Lampreys are jawless, eel-like fish that shared a common ancestor with humans about 550 million years ago. The fish specie can fully recover from a severed spinal cord without medication or other treatment.
Associated Press | January 15, 2018 6:57 PM
The Ritz Carlton in Saudi Arabia’s capital may be reopening its doors in times for Valentine’s Day, after serving for several months as a prison for the country’s elite caught up in what the government has described as a crackdown on corruption.
FE Online | January 15, 2018 9:21 PM
It is a long-debated topic, whether aliens exist. There have been many movies that are dedicated to the extra-terrestrial beings. Also, there have been instances when people from across the world have claimed to see UFO.
IANS | January 15, 2018 3:20 PM
Love to play water sports like surfing or bodyboarding? Beware, you may be three times more likely to swallow antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli or E.coli bacteria in your guts, new research has revealed.
PTI | January 15, 2018 3:14 PM
More than half of corporate employees in India said their company does not run any wellness programme for them, a survey by Assocham said.
Reema Lokesh | January 15, 2018 12:56 PM
The Festival is scheduled to be a cultural celebration of everything that has been, and is Bene-Israeli
PTI | January 15, 2018 12:03 PM
Scientists, using data from NASA space telescopes, have created a 3D fly-through view of the Orion Nebula, allowing viewers to peek into the picturesque star-forming region.
PTI | January 14, 2018 3:49 PM
NASA scientists have spotted the farthest known galaxy in the universe, a primitive cluster of stars just 500 million years old.
IANS | January 14, 2018 3:01 PM
Is your elderly grandfather showing higher levels of anxiety? Beware, it may signal the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease, researchers warned.
FE Online | January 14, 2018 6:58 PM
Makar Sankranti 2018: The festival is celebrated to be thankful to the Lord Surya. The festival is usually celebrated in the month of January,
Makar Sankranti 2018: PM Narendra Modi, Amitabh Bachchan, others wish country on this auspicious dayFE Online | January 14, 2018 11:11 AM
Makar Sankranti 2018: Makar Sankranti is being celebrated with much pomp and show across the country. the festival marks a new beginning, as the sun takes a new journey and when winter begins to turn towards summer according to Hindu Calendar.
IANS | January 14, 2018 4:50 AM
SpaceX’s Dragon cargo spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on Saturday after nearly four weeks in space.
Sanguine resolutions and intentions, however, don’t change the nature of man or the ways of the nation-states or the institutions they control, or their geo-political dispositions.
Ashwani Kumar | January 14, 2018 2:10 AM
Most stories in this collection are colloquial and provincial, yet cosmopolitan to the core. After reading these stories, you will agree with Tully that not all people in Purvanchal are squint-eyed demons or yogis in bound-lotus postures at the couch of power.
The Financial Express | January 14, 2018 1:43 AM
The weapons earmarked for the struggle include submarines, underwater drones, robots and specialised ships and divers. The new battlefield is also a gray legal zone: Current Law of the Sea conventions cover some aspects of undersea cables, but not hostile acts.
The Financial Express | January 14, 2018 1:37 AM
The new building will have an open, accessible feel and will feature large windows, natural wood and a main feature in the roof called the oculus—a massive skylight.
The Financial Express | January 14, 2018 1:14 AM
A journey to Vietnam isn’t complete without a visit to its capital. Hanoi is medieval yet modern. The contrast between north and south Vietnam is never as obvious as in the contrast between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
Smitha Verma | January 14, 2018 12:58 AM
Today, one in three Internet users in the world is a child, making children more susceptible to the dangers lurking in the dark corners of the Web. But with no fixed regulatory mechanism to protect children from online dangers, how prepared are we to prevent their abuse? Smitha Verma finds out
Gaurab Dasgupta | January 14, 2018 12:51 AM
There are more sculptures housed in the various rooms (once the quarters of the royal zenana) along the rectangular perimeter of the courtyard. In one of these rooms, one comes across French-American artist Arman’s work.
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