27 Nov 2014
London: Researchers have found that drinking up to five cups of coffee per day may help curb Alzheimer's risk by 20 percent. Caffeine in coffee helps prevent the formation of amyloid plaques and neurofibrulary tangles in the brain - two hallmarks of Alzheimer's, the findings showed.
26 Nov 2014
Kathmandu: Pakistan on Wednesday sought greater involvement with the observer nations in the eight-member SAARC bloc, saying it should build on convergences and minimise divergences and called for a "dispute-free" South Asia.
27 Nov 2014
SYDNEY: Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died in hospital in Sydney on Thursday, two days after the international batsman was struck on the head by a ball during a domestic match.
25 Nov 2014
Sydney: Australia Test batsman Phil Hughes has been rushed to St Vincent's Hospital after being knocked out by a bouncer during a match between Sheffield Shield and New South Wales (NSW) at the SCG here on Tuesday.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Former Delhi BJP president and Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Goel, who had been keeping a low profile, has revived interest in the affairs of the party's state unit, after party chief Amit Shah is believed to have asked him to be 'active' for the upcoming Assembly elections.
22 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is being untruthful to himself as he broke his promise by munching in on a chocolate. “I have been untruthful to myself... giving up chocolates was my desire among many other desires, to abstain from...nothing religious or of medicinal compulsion... just," he shared on his official blog srbachchan.tumblr.com.
22 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The promotions of 'Tevar' seem to have kicked off in earnest but Manoj Bajpai, who plays a baddie in the film, is hardly amused. For, he was barely featured in the first poster of the Arjun Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha-starrer that was recently unveiled.
13 Nov 2014
New York: Short-term, moderate consumption of sugary drinks has little impact on the metabolic health of youngsters who remain physically active, finds new research.
20 Nov 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday dismissed reports that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has rejected the bulletproof cars being provided by India for the next week's SAARC summit in Kathmandu, saying no such offer was made.
12 Nov 2014
Washington: An active asteroid in our solar system's main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, has a comet like tail, a research says. The asteroid, named 62412, is the first comet-like object seen in the Hygiea family of asteroids.