19 Apr 2014
New Delhi: A proposal by the Delhi transport department to make it compulsory for women to wear helmets while sitting on a two wheeler in the national capital has courted controversy after being opposed by a prominent Sikh body, which has urged the concerned authorities to keep the religious sentiments of people in mind before taking any haste decision.
18 Apr 2014
Aligarh: The Forum for Muslim Studies and Analysis has slammed Bollywood actor Salman Khan and his father and film writer Salim Khan for praising Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for "pure commercial gains".
15 Apr 2014
New York: Gaining both too much or too little weight during pregnancy appears to increase the risk of having an overweight or obese child, a study involving an Indian-origin researcher finds.
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Wednesday referred to the Election Commission (EC) as a toothless body and said that it does not act on complaints.
11 Apr 2014
London: Indian-origin doctors in UK lost a discrimination appeal against the country's medical examination authority.
07 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Scientists have developed a tiny fist-sized robot that can enter a person’s body to perform surgery and then come out hassle free. Researchers say this compact robot can benefit astronauts and other space explorers who live in space for a long time.
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: In a revolutionary attempt, scientists at London's Royal Free hospital are developing body parts like nose, ears and blood vessel using stem cells. It is among several labs around the world that are working on the innovative idea of growing custom-made organs in the lab, a daily reported.
03 Apr 2014
New York: Do you know that a simple vaccination at your nearby clinic can trigger a distinct change in your body odour? Research has documented the first demonstration of a bodily odour change due to immune activation.
08 Apr 2014
Washington: Women who frequently consume fat-free or low-fat milk may delay the progression of osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee, a new study has claimed.