15 Jun 2015
Jerusalem: Israeli Ministers approved a Bill that would allow prisoners on hunger strike to be force fed if their life is in danger, sparking criticism from health experts and rights groups.
19 Mar 2015
Itanagar: The 600-MW Kameng Hydro Electric Project that envisages an annual generation of 3353 MU of electricity is now stated to be ready with completion of the 14.47 km long Head Race Tunnel (HRT) on Monday.
16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Government will soon finalise a policy making it mandatory to feed power generated through various off-grid solutions, like mini transmission network, to the national grid once it reaches the hinterland.
08 Feb 2015
Washington: Babies get microbes from breast milk that makes them 'more ready' for solid food, a new study has found.
02 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A new study has found hormone that maintains metabolic health can also improve insulin action in obese, diabetic mice, paving the way for new therapies to treat type 2 diabetes.
06 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a PIL seeking de-recognition of the Shiv Sena and direction for disqualifying 11 of its MPs for allegedly forcing a Muslim staffer to eat during his Ramadan fast.
30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on August 8 will hear a petition seeking de-recognition of the Shiv Sena and direction for disqualification of 11 of its MPs for allegedly forcing a Muslim staffer to eat at Maharashtra Sadan during his Ramadan fast.
19 Aug 2014
New Delhi: A court here on Tuesday directed the Delhi Police to file an action taken report (ATR) on a complaint seeking lodging of FIR against Shiv Sena MP Rajan Vichare for allegedly force-feeding an IRCTC employee who was on fast during Ramzan at Maharashtra Sadan.
02 Sep 2014
Washington: Scientists have for the first time found that mites crawl along everyone's face, and no amount of scrubbing is going to get them off.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Terming the recent incident of Shiv Sena MPs force-feeding a fasting Muslim as "regrettable" and "unfortunate", the government on Friday said it is committed to safeguard religious freedom of every citizen in India.