29 Jul 2015
Washington: Weight loss through lifestyle modification and bariatric surgery can significantly reduce features of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a disease characterised by fat in the liver, studies said.
28 Jul 2015
New Delhi: A delegation of Janata Parivar and Congress today met the Election Commission and demanded action against BJP over alleged distribution of sarees and other dress materials by the party to woo voters of Bihar ahead of the State Assembly polls.
25 Jul 2015
New York: At least four emails from the private email account that former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton used while in office contained classified information, according to a government inspector's letter that has deepened the email controversy dogging Clinton's 2016 Presidential campaign.
26 Jul 2015
London: Your fears are not completely unfounded. Mobile phones can actually cause cancer, says a study. A metabolic imbalance caused by radiation from your wireless devices could be the link to a number of health risks, such as various neurodegenerative diseases and cancer, the study suggested.
24 Jul 2015
Washington: Smartwatch sales are surging -- and they're a whole new category of devices for hackers to target, say researchers who found vulnerablities in all devices they tested.
24 Jul 2015
New York: The discovery of a four-legged fossil of a snake in Brazil's Crato Formation suggests that this suborder may have evolved from burrowing, rather than marine, ancestors. The unique four-legged specimen found gives more insight into how these creatures evolved into the sleek reptiles that we are familiar with today.
22 Jul 2015
Bengaluru: Banning Indian doctors and medical students from wearing long-sleeved white coats may reduce the spread of infections in hospitals, says a new study. "Long sleeved coats spread infection and lead to avoidable harm and cost to patients," said Edmond Fernandes, a postgraduate at Yenepoya Medical College in Bengaluru.
03 Oct 2013
Bareily: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the study material for the Open Text Based Assessment (OTBA) for classes IX and XI.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly was on Monday named in the BCCI's four-member working group formed to study the Justice R M Lodha committee's order and give recommendations within six weeks.
20 Jul 2015
San Francisco: Is Apple Watch a dud? Nearly three months after the launch of Apple's fashionably smart wrist wear, some analysts say it's not a mainstream mega-hit. But others see promise in its popularity with Internet-savvy young people.