25 Oct 2014
Washington: Light alcohol consumption is associated with higher episodic memory - the ability to recall memories of events - in people 60 and older who do not have dementia, scientists have found.
23 Oct 2014
New York: Boosting the production of a key protein, called NT3, could help restore hearing loss caused by noise exposure and normal ageing, a research found.
19 Oct 2014
New Delhi: With trends projecting a defeat for Congress in both Maharashtra and Haryana, a group of party workers gathered outside the AICC office here demanding that Priyanka Gandhi join active politics.
12 Oct 2014
Manila: Lava is again flowing out of Mayon, the Philippines' most active volcano, raising fears an eruption could be imminent, authorities said on Sunday.
15 Oct 2014
New York: How well parents understand the daily experiences of their teenagers is linked to the latter's physical and mental well-being, new research suggests.
13 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Seeing "indications" of dilution of MNREGA, CPI on Monday warned the government against any move to water down the rural employment guarantee scheme, saying such an "irrational and retrograde" step would lead to social unrest and revolt.
22 Oct 2012
In a new study, researchers have tried to tease out the precise role of inactivity in causing ill health.People who are inactive can eat poorly, be obese, smoke and have other lifestyle issues. The researchers from the University of Missouri in the US devised a novel approach - they stopped a group of very active people from exercising as usual.
13 Oct 2014
Seoul: North Korea warned on Monday that the untended remains of US servicemen killed in the Korean War were being 'carried away' by giant infrastructure projects and blamed Washington for suspending efforts for their recovery.
10 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the government is constantly monitoring the progress of a cyclonic storm that is likely to hit Odisha and Andhra Pradesh.
25 Sep 2014
New Delhi: In a bid to foster growth of mobile Internet in country, Idea Cellular on Thursday said all new buyers of its 3G smartphones will get 16 GB of 3G data worth Rs 3,200 for a recharge of Rs 261.