20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Popular in the tennis circuit after taming Serena Williams thrice this year, FrenchwomanAlize Cornet says the key to conquering the world number one lies in countering her man-like serves with exhausting rallies.
18 Nov 2014
Washington: An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe. Plumes of carbon dioxide in the simulation swirl and shift as winds disperse the greenhouse gas away from its sources.
19 Nov 2014
New York: Forcing your children to have too much fruit during adolescence can have negative consequences as a diet high in fructose, a sugar found naturally in fruits, may exacerbate their depressive behaviours, new research shows.
18 Nov 2014
New York: Smartphone apps that promise to help you lose the extra kilos may not actually be doing so as most users leave them midway, new research says.
13 Nov 2014
Washington: Scientists have developed a new inexpensive and highly sensitive electronic 'tongue' that could sample food and drinks as a quality check before they hit the stores. The electronic 'tongue' could also monitor water for pollutants or test blood for signs of disease, researchers said.
12 Nov 2014
Washington: We know that the weather has a profound physiological and psychological impact on us.
11 Nov 2014
London: A new study points to the major role obesity plays in triggering and prolonging auto-immune diseases. In the case of auto-immune diseases, the immune system attacks its own body rather than predatory invaders.
03 Nov 2014
London: If you're suffering from skin-related problems like acne, eczeme or spider veins, don't fret! You can easily cure them at home. Experts have offered her expert advice on the most common skin-related problems and how one can tackle them.
11 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the city police how many inmates of Tihar Jail are provided 'A' class wards/treatment in government hospitals at state expense, while referring to the number of hospital visits made by the convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case.
05 Nov 2014
Washington: US researchers have identified genetic markers that may help in identifying individuals who could benefit from the alcoholism treatment drug Acamprosate. Patients carrying these genetic variants have longer periods of abstinence during the first three months of Acamprosate treatment, showed the study.