31 Jul 2015
London: The sugar in your cup of coffee not only gives a sweet taste but also helps reduce the bitterness of tea and coffee, new research reveals. Scientists from the University of York have provided new insights into the way in which caffeine, sugar and water interact at the molecular level to affect the taste of hot beverages.
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.
21 Jul 2015
New York: Microsoft recognises India as a "growth opportunity", a senior company executive has said as he voiced enthusiasm over the potential of combining the firm's technological tools with the country's ambitious campaigns like 'Make in India' and 'Digital India'.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s youth wing today accused the Congress-affiliated National Students Union of India (NSUI) members of attacking two of its leaders - Alka Lamba and Dilip Pandey - with eggs and stones when they had gone to welcome the freshers at DU's North Campus.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Defending her no-show in the 50m three-position event at the World University Games in South Korea, ace shooter Apurvi Chandela said it was the officials who misguided and asked her to compete in an event for which she did not even have the equipment.
16 Jul 2015
Beijing: An indigenously-developed mind-controlled car that would do away the use of steering wheel or accelerator was today unveiled for the first time in China.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The colleges under Delhi University today geared up for the new academic session and welcomed a fresh batch of undergraduate students who will be the first to study as per the new Choice Based Credit System (CBCS).
02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Supporting the Digital India initiative, world's largest software maker Microsoft Corp today said it will help the government in efforts to "transform" the country through technological innovations.
14 Jul 2015
Boulder: Wildlife officials tranquilised a 60-pound bear that found a resting spot on a tree in the University of Colorado campus in Boulder.
22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Cracking the whip on the three archers who missed the bronze medal play-off during the recently-concluded World University Games, the Association of Indian Universities has banned them and their coach for three years, besides asking them to return the money spent on them.