07 Feb 2015
New York: Scientists have developed a potential new therapy based on immune molecules from cows to help people with hormone deficiencies.
01 Aug 2014
New Delhi: It may be offering a world-class service to its commuters, but when it comes to spelling out names of places and stations on its signage and route maps, the Delhi Metro leaves a lot to be desired.
12 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), a phenomena in which worker bees from a European honey bee colony abruptly disappear, is a major threat to bee colonies across the world, according to a recently released study.
06 Jun 2014
Coimbatore: Country's per capita consumption of textiles in 2012 increased 5 percent to 25.93 metres valued at Rs 2,862.87, as compared with previous year's utility of 24.70 metres for Rs 2, 473, 64.
31 May 2014
Mumbai: To many it may seem that telly couple Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Irani only works with each other, but the actress says "Badi Dooooor Se Aaye Hai" is actually the first fiction project in which they feature as a pair.
12 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The proposed National Judicial Commission, which seeks to scrap the system where judges appoint judges, is a matter of ‘priority’ for government and a Bill in this regard will be introduced after consideration, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
25 Oct 2013
Chennai: There has been a sudden spurt in the number of cases registered against policemen for alleged human rights violations across the country, with 205 last year alone, according to the National Crime Records Bureau.
14 Jul 2013
Scientists have developed a digital pen to help clear up handwriting and spelling errors. The brainchild of two German entrepreneurs, Lernstift is a regular pen with real ink, but inside is a special motion sensor and a small battery-powered Linux computer with a WiFi chip.
28 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Saturday said that the nominees for this year's National Sports awards, including silver medallist shuttler PV Sindhu and bronze medal winning wrestler Sakshi Malik at Rio Olympic Games, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Sunday.
13 Nov 2011
The government has started the exercise to formulate the new National Postal Policy 2012, in order to rejuvenate and bring the postal sector to the centre stage of economic development. The Department of Post (DoP) will organise a round-table conference next month to discuss various dimensions of the policy with key stakeholders.