10 Nov 2014
Hyderabad: Despite making his presence felt in another clinical win against Sri Lanka with a four-wicket haul, India pace spearhead Umesh Yadav is not taking his place in India's World Cup squad for granted.
01 Dec 2014
New York: Linolenic acid, a component of vegetable oils, is key to destroying the bacteria strongly associated with gastric ulcers and cancer, a new study says.
27 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Amid concerns over rising air pollution in the national capital, the Government on Thursday said it has taken various measures to prevent mortality arising out of such a situation.
19 Dec 2014
London: The adverse effects of a high-fat diet like high blood pressure and nutrition derived inflammation can be reduced by eating blueberries, a study says. For the first time, blueberries, also known as wild blueberries were shown to have beneficial effects on both blood pressure and nutrition-derived inflammatory responses.
26 Nov 2014
Patna: Opposition BJP on Wednesday trashed as "bundle of lies" the Jitan Ram Manjhi annual report card showcasing achievements of the government and charged it with "stealing" figures of previous NDA government to portray a "rosy" picture.
29 Nov 2014
New York: If you have suddenly become choosy about your food choices, don't just blame bad food or environment. You may be genetically predisposed to become a picky eater.
21 Nov 2014
Bamako: A doctor in Mali died of Ebola after treating an imam who succumbed to the disease, taking the total toll in the west African country up to seven, health authorities have said.
14 Nov 2014
Zagreb: A Croatian biologist has developed an app for smartphones that is able to follow up on the user's physical fitness by taking "selfie" photos on a daily basis.
18 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Control animal protein intake and steer clear of sweetened drinks as they can spike your blood sugar levels, says an expert.
19 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Indian stocks sold off sharply in late trade on Wednesday after hitting new peaks with Sensex ending 130 points down at 28,032.85 and Nifty slipping 44 points to end below 8,400 mark on profit-booking and weak global cues.