23 May 2015
New York: US researchers have developed vaccines that can protect chickens from two new strains of avian influenza that can be transmitted from poultry to humans. "We focused on avian influenza virus subtype H5N1, which can get transmitted from chickens to humans (zoonotic strain)," explained one of the researchers Juergen A Richt, professor of veterinary medicine at the Kansas State University.
15 May 2015
New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has postponed the date for issuance of notification for Civil Services examination 2015 without citing any reason. The notification was due to be issued on Saturday.
23 May 2015
Chennai: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa was on Saturday sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time amid celebrations by party cadres and supporters across the state. Jayalalithaa returned to power nearly eight months after she quit over corruption charges.
18 May 2015
New Delhi: Students applying to DU for undergraduate admissions can now turn to its website forclearing any doubts regarding the process as the varsity is planning to make its 'Open Days' counselling sessions available digitally.
21 May 2015
London: A British woman, left shaken after a man publicly masturbated while staring at her at a Mumbai bus stop during her trip to India, has been inundated with apologies and support from Indians.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: Kerala Board (Department of Higher Secondary Education Kerala) is expected to declare the HSE/Class 12th result on Thursday at DHSE's official website keralaresults.nic.in.
11 May 2015
Washington: The University of Southern California (USC) has introduced a course in the study of 'selfies', self-portraits taken on cellphones.
09 May 2015
Chandigarh: Yoga guru Ramdev on Friday announced his plans to set up a university in Haryana, which will be established and controlled under his Haridwar-based Patanjali Yogpeeth.
19 May 2015
Washington: Males are required for a process known as "sexual selection" which helps species to ward off disease and avoid extinction, a new study claims. The research from the University of East Anglia shows that an evolutionary force known as 'sexual selection' can explain the persistence of sex as a dominant mechanism for reproducing offspring.
16 May 2015
New Delhi: Delhi University colleges will now be mandated to enrol all the students meeting their cut-off criteria and there will be no first-come, first-served policy for undergraduate admissions, which will start from May 28 for the 2015-16 academic session.