31 Jul 2014
Washington: The microbes living in the guts of males and females react differently to diet, even when the diets are identical, according to a new study.
13 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Seeking unmitigated support of the people for Congress candidates in the July 21 by-polls to three Assembly seats in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday said it will help him set the state firmly on the path of development.
17 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat arrived in Dehradun after he was discharged from AIIMS in Delhi. Rawat was admitted to the premier medical institute after he sustained a neck injury during a rough helicopter ride.
06 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday assured all help to Odisha following floods in many areas in the state that has so far claimed 23 lives.
15 Jul 2014
Chennai: The December 2004 tsunami sparked a debate in the Tamil Nadu Assembly with Chief Minister Jayalalithaa asserting she had extended aid and succour to the affected, while DMK chief Karunanidhi had not even visited his constituency, which was also hit by the disaster.
06 Aug 2014
Pune: In what appears to be the last phase of the massive rescue operation, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) jawans recovered 21 more bodies from under the debris of landslide in Malin village in Pune district, which takes the death toll in the July 30 disaster to 151.
05 Aug 2014
Patna: In view of easing of flood threat, following assurance from Nepal that accumulated water in Bhote Kosi will be released in a regulated manner, Bihar on Tuesday decided to halt evacuation process in Supaul, Madhepura and Saharsa but the alert remained in force.
05 Aug 2014
Pune: With the recovery of six more bodies, the death toll in Malin village landslide disaster has gone up to 136, even as health officials are sanitizing the area in view of the unhygienic conditions there due to decomposing bodies.
25 Jul 2014
Dehradun: The ruling Congress on Friday recorded clean sweep and bagged all three seats that went for by-poll. CM Harish Rawat retain Dharchula seat while two other candidates from party snatched Doiwala and Someshwar seats from the BJP.
16 Aug 2014
Patna: Flood water has entered over 100 villages in Bihar, forcing people to abandon their homes, and rising water level in most rivers is posing a threat to many other villages, officials said on Friday.