28 Jul 2016
Washington: While all e-cigarettes emit harmful chemicals, factors such as the temperature, type and age of the device play a role in emission levels, a new study says. The study from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) in the US found that e-cigarettes can lead to emissions of toxic chemicals such as acrolein and formaldehyde.
29 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi's six-year-old son, Ayaan has made his on-screen debut in a video which gives the message of saving tigers.
13 Jul 2016
ROME: The death toll from a high speed train crash in southern Italy rose to 27 today after rescuers worked through the night to try to extract bodies from the tangled wreckage and continued their search in the morning.
01 Jul 2016
Beijing: Long-term exposure to air pollution, which has risen to alarming levels in the past years, is likely to cause damages to the kidneys, irrespective of age, warns a study.
11 Jun 2016
New Delhi: At least two people, including a civilian, were yesterday killed and another two injured following leakage of toxic fumes from the sewage plant on board Russian-made aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, which was undergoing repairs at Karwar in Karnataka.
02 Jul 2016
New Delhi: India's entry into the elite club of Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) may pose a challenge to China, strategists say. That's because it would open the door to legally sell or transfer its sophisticated missiles to others, particularly to countries in Asia.
26 Jun 2016
New York: The number of missing cases of microcephaly epidemic in several countries raises serious questions about the assumed connection between Zika and microcephaly, finds a new study.
14 Jun 2016
London: Consuming peanuts products during early infancy can have zero effect on the growth of a child and on his or her nutrition, confirms a study.
20 Jun 2016
London: Selfie-addicts, take note! Constantly exposing your face to the light and radiation from smartphones may damage your skin, speeding up ageing and promoting wrinkles, dermatologists have warned.
22 Apr 2016
Washington: Exposure to chemicals found in everyday products like plastics, soap or nail polish may affect the amount of fat stored in the body, a new study has claimed.