06 Jan 2015
New York: Exposure to a common pesticide used to kill mosquitoes can increase the risk of early miscarriage in women, but those who have adequate levels of vitamin B in their bodies stay protected, new research says.
01 Jan 2015
Melbourne: Just an hour of exercise thrice a week can help people with Parkinson's disease improve their balance and even reduce risk of falling down in people with early stage of the disease, new research says.
16 Jan 2015
New Delhi: New discovery can enable people watch billboard sized 3D display without the need of wearing 3D glasses.
04 Dec 2014
New Delhi: New CBI Director Anil Kumar Sinha effected a minor reshuffle in the senior positions of the probe agency.
09 Jan 2015
Houston: People who watch excessive amounts of TV tend to eat more unhealthy foods and might not understand the foundations of a healthy diet, a new study suggests.
23 Dec 2014
London: A recent study by Tel Aviv University researchers has provided new evidence linking high exposure to air pollution to an increased risk of congenital malformations."Our results suggest that exposure to higher levels of air pollution during pregnancy is associated with various adverse pregnancy outcomes," said professor Liat Lerner-Geva from the university's Sackler Faculty of Medicine and School of Public Health.
27 Oct 2014
Toronto: Scientists have developed a new portable device that can correctly measure a patient's blood for the effects of methotrexate, a commonly used but potentially toxic cancer drug, in less than a minute.
04 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In another major bureaucratic reshuffle, the government has promoted 26 IAS officials at Special Secretary level and shifted at least 35 Joint Secretaries.
04 Nov 2014
New York: Poor eating habits can affect your heart for a long time and the effects can persist long after dietary habits are improved, shows a research. It alters the way genes express themselves, including genes related to immunity, the findings showed.
04 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the government replaced Financial Services Secretary Gurdial Singh Sandhu with Gujarat-cadre IAS officer Hasmukh Adhia and made over 60 Special and Joint Secretary-level appointments.