04 Mar 2015
New Delhi: CBI on Wednesday sought time to file its reply on the applications of two firms, chargesheeted in the 2002 additional spectrum allocation case, questioning the jurisdiction of the special 2G court to deal with the matter.
29 Jan 2015
London: The first trial results of Ebola vaccine at Oxford University suggest the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile and is able to generate an immune response."The Ebola vaccine was well tolerated. Its safety profile is pretty much as we had hoped," said professor Adrian Hill of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University who led the trial.
06 Jan 2015
New York: Various microorganisms that naturally colonize the skin may help protect us from infections as they trigger specific responses in the skin immune system to fight invasion by pathogens, a new research, involving an Indian-origin scientist, has found.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Budget has received a mixed response from global rating agencies with the US-based S&P saying that the annual financial document seeks to keep the fiscal deficit in check despite subdued revenue growth.
24 Feb 2015
New York: Doing dishes by hand, rather than loading them into the dishwasher, can help ward off childhood allergies, a new study has found. Researchers in Sweden found that children living in families that hand-washed their dishes were about 40 percent less likely to develop allergies compared with kids in homes that used a dishwasher.
16 Feb 2015
London: A bacterium that lives in our mouths, sometimes causing gum disease, can also help cancer develop by inhibiting the immune system, scientists have found.
07 Feb 2015
New York: Scientists have developed a potential new therapy based on immune molecules from cows to help people with hormone deficiencies.
19 Feb 2015
Mumbai: So called as the “twisted entertainment” which is all set to release tomorrow has bowled the critics over with Varun Dhawan’s one of the most anticipated film Badlapur.
05 Feb 2015
New York: E-cigarettes compromise the immune system in the lungs and generate some of the same potentially dangerous chemicals found in traditional nicotine cigarettes, says a team of researchers including an Indian-origin scientist.
18 Feb 2015
New Delhi: South Korean multinational conglomerate Samsung's Z1, first Tizen-based smartphone, has received an impressive response from the customers in India and Bangladesh. The Z1 is exclusively available only in two countries—India and Bangladesh.