26 Dec 2014
Jamshedpur: Describing the selection of a non-tribal chief minister in Jharkhand as an "anti-tribal" approach of BJP, Jharkhand People's Party (JPP) on Friday announced to observe a state-wide bandh on the day Raghuvar Das would take oath.
09 Sep 2014
Chennai: Cinematographer-turned-director SD Vijay Milton feels honoured that his Tamil directorial debut ‘Goli Soda’, a coming-of-age story of street urchins, will be screened at the upcoming 19th Busan International Film Festival.
19 Jan 2015
Washington: A study involving 14,386 young adults has found that the consumption of tree nuts - at least 44 grams per day is associated with better nutrient adequacy in the diet and better diet quality.
22 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Being overweight does not mean that a person is unhealthy but if any one carrying fat in the abdominal cavity or belly fat, then it is a matter of great concern. A study on belly fat presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress confirmed that visceral fat – the type that gathers around your internal organs – is far more dangerous to your health than you might think. According to experts, cardiovascular deaths were 2.75 times higher for those who carry big bellies. Fat around the midsection is a strong risk factor for heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and even some types of cancers. However, one can easily get rid of that paunch quickly and get rid of excess fat around the wasteline by using ingredients found in everybody's kitchen.
16 Jan 2015
London: Fed up of trying every fad diet, and getting nowhere? It's time to try carrying a mirror to remind you of your weight, and stop making excuses for your eating habits.
24 Jan 2015
Los Angeles: Low carb diets may be used as a weight loss tool by some people, but dieticians and nutritionists warn that the tactic may be contributing to a reduction in fibre intake and thus, helping in setting up health problems instead.
13 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will not send invites to the leaders of any political parties or Chief Ministers of any state to attend Arvind Kejriwal's oath taking ceremony on Saturday.
11 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Reliance Industries has slapped an arbitration notice challenging Oil Ministry's decision to take away 814 square kilometer of its eastern offshore KG-D6 area that contained five gas discoveries.
06 Dec 2014
Berlin: Scientists have found that increasing sugar in the diet of male fruit flies for just 1 or 2 days before mating can cause obesity in their offspring.
07 Feb 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has taken steps to expedite activities for development of coal blocks in the state, Union Coal Secretary Anil Swarup said on Saturday.