Aspirin can aid in fight against tuberculosis: Study(18:48) Sydney, March 26 (IANS) Aspirin can prevent the tuberculosis (TB) bacterium from hijacking immune cells and allow the body to control infection better, say researchers who found that the common pain killer could treat the top infectious killer worldwide that claims around 4,400 lives a day.
Bacteria travels thousands of miles via air: Study(18:41) New York, March 26 (IANS) Bacteria travels thousands of miles, not on people or animals but through the air, finds a study that could shed light on harmful bacteria that share antibiotic resistance genes.
Stalagmite can forecast droughts, floods in India(17:30) New York, March 26 (IANS) Studying the last 50 years of growth of a stalagmite from a cave in Meghalaya - known for getting the most rain on Earth - can unlock secrets about climate change and could help better predict monsoon patterns, droughts and floods in India, scientists say.
Human brain cells develop throughout life: Study(16:10) London, March 26 (IANS) Human beings keep making new brain cells throughout their lives, even into the 90s, a finding that may pave the way to treatments for Alzheimer's disease -- linked to loss in brain cells, according to a study.
Keep your baby's skin soft and supple this summer (Health Tips)(15:20) Summer is here, which means that your babys skin requires extra care and nourishment. As a new parent, it is natural to be confused about how to take care of your babys skin during summer as the weather can bring about several skin problems. While these can cause discomfort, you can minimise them by incorporating a routine-led skin care regimen for your baby.
Vast water bodies located beneath Antarctica glacier(13:48) Sydney, March 26 (IANS) Researchers have found vast bodies of water underneath one of the biggest Antarctica glaciers, giving crucial insight into the possible outcomes of global climate change, the Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) has revealed.
HC refuses to hear 2G plea unless all trees planted(12:46) New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said it will not proceed with the 2G spectrum hearing until the accused, including Swan Telecom's Shahid Usman Balwa, complied with its earlier order and completes a plantation drive.
India, China, US see 70% rise in energy demand: IEA(12:46) New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) China, the US and India together accounted for nearly 70 per cent of the rise in energy demand, even as such demand worldwide grew by 2.3 per cent last year, at its fastest pace this decade, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday.
Sunny Tuesday morning in Delhi(10:12) New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) It was a sunny Tuesday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 16.2 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average.
SC slams TN efforts to curb defacement of public places(21:56) New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday pulled up the Tamil Nadu government for not responding "meaningfully" and "in proper spirit" to its order on the steps taken by it to curb defacement of public places and natural environment.
Switch off during Earth Hour: BSES to clients (Lead)(18:10) New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Delhi power distribution company (discom) BSES, here on Monday, urged its 40 lakh plus consumers to "switch off" electric appliances during Earth Hour on March 30, to show their concern for the environment.
IIT-H's new game based therapy to aid stroke victims(17:58) New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology-Hyderabad's (IIT-H) incubated start-up has developed a "gamified arm rehabilitation" device that would aid in brain and motor rehabilitation of stroke victims.
Switch off during Earth Hour, BSES urges consumers(16:36) New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Delhi power distribution company (discom) BSES on Monday urged its over 40 lakh consumers to "switch off" their electric appliances during Earth Hour on March 30, 2019, to show their concern for the environment.
Work-life balance doesn't have to be stressful (Health Notes)(14:14) Working round-the-clock in today's technologically connected world, striking a work-life balance seems almost impossible. However, finding the right balance in this fast-paced world is essential. With more people experiencing workplace anxiety and depression now than ever before, managing work-related stress is the need of the hour.
Delhi to be cloudy, scattered rains forecast(10:40) New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) It was a cloudy morning in the national capital on Monday and the minimum temperature was recorded at 17.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average.