01 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Face of India's anti-tobacco campaign Sunita Tomar passed away on Wednesday at her native village in Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh.
31 Mar 2015
New York: Low family income can affect the brain development of children, new research says.The study, led by researchers at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Columbia University Medical Centre (CUMC), was published online in the journal Nature Neuroscience.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi:The government is likely to set production target of 550 million tonnes (MT) for Coal India for next financial year even as it is likely to miss the goal for the current fiscal.
28 Mar 2015
Berlin: Prosecutors in Germany's Dusseldorf city announced on Friday that the co-pilot, who allegedly crashed the Germanwings plane in French Alps deliberately, killing all 150 on board, had a medical leave note for the day of the flight, which he hid from the company while a city hospital said he had been a patient there in the last two months.
20 Mar 2015
Ranaghat (WB): The septuagenarian nun, who was gangraped at a convent here, was discharged from hospital in the wee hours on Friday and she left for an undisclosed destination, even as no arrests were made even six days after the incident.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: A slew of steps like removal of regulatory hurdles are underway to enhance India's coal output in a bid to curb rising imports that may touch 265 MT in FY'17, Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
19 Mar 2015
Ranaghat: No arrests have been made even five days after the gangrape of a 71-year-old nun at a convent school here even as the traumatised woman's plea to stay on for some more time in hospital has been accepted.
18 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Wednesday said that an inquiry will be launched into "several extensions" given to the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust for the construction of an eye hospital in Gurgaon.
23 Mar 2015
Singapore: Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father who dominated the country's politics for more than half a century and transformed the former British colony into a global trade and finance powerhouse, on Monday died aged 91.
19 Mar 2015
Barpeta: The number of people affected by food poisoning at Patbousi in Barpeta district of Assam on Monday went up to 528 on Wednesday with all of them admitted to the Barpeta Medical College Hospital, hospital sources said.