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Everything you need to know about Kalidindi Centre Nd Bo: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Shape up for summer season

April 19, 2014 at 4:24 PM

Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) What better than beating the summer heat in a pair of comfortable shorts and a sleeveless top? But not without having a fit frame, and to achieve that, make sure you eat right and exercise even better, suggests an expert.

Tiny robots to help you perform daily chores

April 18, 2014 at 3:52 PM

London, April 18 (IANS) Soon, tiny robots would be performing tasks such as measuring pollution, extinguishing fire and delivering medicines into the body in a non-invasive way.

Potentially habitable Earth-sized planet discovered

April 18, 2014 at 12:56 AM

Washington, April 18 (IANS) Astronomers said Thursday they have found a planet roughly Earth's size that may have liquid water on its surface and thus, theoretically, be habitable.

Jamaican high jumper receives one year ban

April 17, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Kingston (Jamaica), April 17 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican high jumper Damar Robinson has been banned for a year after testing positive for an illegal substance.

Ancient meteors reveal Red Planet's early atmosphere

April 17, 2014 at 12:33 PM

Washington, April 17 (IANS) In a bid to know whether life exists, or has ever existed, on Mars and and how water flowed there in the past, geologists have successfully analysed 40 meteorites that fell to earth from Mars.

Indian attitudes don't change: Whitening products continue to sell

April 16, 2014 at 12:08 PM

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Matrimonial advertisements for "fair girls" or commercials of beauty brands glamourising the light skin show that the obsession for fair skin persists among women in India despite a majority of Indian women being of brown or dark pigment.

Infant hair reveals life inside the womb!

April 16, 2014 at 11:12 AM

New York, April 16 (IANS) Hairs can reveal a lot, from your personality to even drug abuse or hormonal changes. Now, add foetus growth in the womb to the hair list.

Search for missing Malaysian jet resumes

April 16, 2014 at 6:40 AM

Perth, April 16 (IANS) Up to 14 aircraft and 11 ships will assist in Wednesday's search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, while the autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) Bluefin 21 was again deployed Tuesday night from Ocean Shield for underwater searching, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said Wednesday.

An artist paints canvas using trash

April 15, 2014 at 9:36 PM

Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Thin strips of leather replicate strokes of oil paint in the canvases of artist Anita Ahuja, who has used waste products like seat belts and bottle caps to highlight the usability of such objects.

Search for missing Malaysian plane resumes

April 14, 2014 at 6:36 AM

Perth, April 14 (IANS) Up to 12 aircraft and 15 ships will assist in Monday's search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said in its latest update Monday.

Italy to extradite mafia linked suspect from Lebanon

April 13, 2014 at 5:24 AM

Rome, April 13 (IANS) Italy is seeking to extradite ex-senator Marcello Dell'Utri, a mafia linked suspect and Silvio Berlusconi's former political ally, who was arrested in Lebanon, Italian Interior Minister Angelino Alfano said Saturday.

Neanderthal were good parents: Study

April 11, 2014 at 11:56 AM

London, April 11 (IANS) Learn from our ancestors when it comes to good parenting.

Search continues for Malaysian flight MH370

April 8, 2014 at 8:12 AM

Perth, April 8 (IANS) Up to 11 military planes, three civil planes and 14 ships will assist in Tuesday's search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) for the international search efforts said.

Mercury remains high in Odisha

April 5, 2014 at 11:09 PM

Bhubaneswar, April 5 (IANS) Heat wave conditions continued in several parts of Odisha Saturday with a town recording a maximum temperature of 41.5 degrees Celsius, the day's highest in the state.

No confirmation pulse detected linked to MH370: China (Roundup)

April 5, 2014 at 9:10 PM

Beijing/Perth, April 5 (IANS) A pulse signal picked up by a Chinese patrol ship Saturday has not been confirmed as related to missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, according to China Maritime Search and Rescue Centre even as the search operation for the lost jet in the southern Indian Ocean made no headway by the end of the day.

Search for missing jet continues

April 5, 2014 at 3:18 PM

Perth, April 5 (IANS) The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 continued Saturday in the southern Indian Ocean search area.

India puts second navigation satellite into orbit

April 4, 2014 at 6:53 PM

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 4 (IANS) India Friday moved a step closer to setting up its own satellite navigation system when in a copy-book style it successfully placed into orbit a satellite using its own rocket.

Congress will get only enough MPs to fill train coach: Trinamool

April 4, 2014 at 3:25 PM

Panaji, April 4 (IANS) The Congress will get only enough MPs to fill a railway compartment in the Lok Sabha election, Trinamool Congress spokesperson Derek O'Brien said here Friday.

In sunny Goa, Russia sells icy Sochi as tourism destination

April 3, 2014 at 7:01 PM

Panaji, April 3 (IANS) In sunny Goa, Russians are selling icy Sochi, the Black sea resort that has just hosted the spectacular 2014 Winter Olympics as a possible destination in an Indian tourist's itinerary.

Can't remove government leaders from ads: Centre to SC

April 2, 2014 at 9:12 PM

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The Centre Wednesday told the Supreme Court that government leaders could not be blacked out of official advertisements just before the Lok Sabha election.

Lost jet: Criminal probe on as search continues

April 2, 2014 at 10:29 AM

Perth/Kuala Lumpur, April 2 (IANS) The search for the lost Malaysia Airlines flight resumed Wednesday in the Indian Ocean, while a top Malaysian police official said a criminal investigation is under way over the missing jet.

Programme for women to go green in Rajasthan

April 1, 2014 at 8:13 PM

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Recognizing the importance of women's participation in governance, a non-governmental organisation has decided to develop a programme to encourage environmental initiatives in rural areas of Rajasthan.

Katrina Kaif and Big B invited to literary and cultural conference in Lahore

March 31, 2014 at 12:38 PM

Karachi, Mar.31 (ANI): Katrina Kaif and Amitabh Bachchan have been reportedly invited as foreign dignitaries to attend the annual Literary and Cultural Conference being organized by the Lahore Arts Council in May.

Congress will join any 'secular party' to avoid BJP at Centre, says Antony

March 31, 2014 at 10:29 AM

Kasargod (Kerala)/New Delhi, Mar 31 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and Defence Minister A K Antony has hinted at the possibility of the formation of a fresh secular front to keep the BJP out of power.

5.5 magnitude quake hits Tibet

March 31, 2014 at 2:37 AM

Beijing, March 31 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit Tibet early Monday, the China Earthquake Networks Centre said.

Erectile dysfunction could be reversed sans medicines

March 30, 2014 at 12:13 PM

Washington, March 30 (ANI): Researchers have said that by focusing on lifestyle factors and not just relying on medication, men suffering from sexual dysfunction can be successful at reversing their problem

Water between rocks builds massive earthquakes?

March 28, 2014 at 6:05 PM

London, March 28 (IANS) Water pressure in the pores of the rocks making up the oceanic plates boundary zone takes the dominant role in determining how big an earthquake is, new research has found.

Mercury touches 40.5 degrees in Odisha

March 27, 2014 at 9:41 PM

Bhubaneswar, March 27 (IANS) Many parts of Odisha Thursday came under the grip of a heat wave condition, with a town recording the highest temperature in the state at 40.5 degrees Celsius, an official said.

Centre admits delay in Bhullar's mercy petition

March 27, 2014 at 8:21 PM

New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The central government Thursday said that there was delay in the deciding death row convict Devinderpal Singh Bhullar's mercy petition and the court could decide on his wife's plea for commutation of death sentence into life imprisonment.

Centre admits delay in Bhullar's mercy petition

March 27, 2014 at 3:25 PM

New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) The central government Thursday admitted there was delay in the deciding death row convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar's mercy petition and the court could decide on his wife's plea for commutation of death sentence into life imprisonment.

How a cyclone looks from space in 3D!

March 26, 2014 at 5:41 PM

Washington, March 26 (IANS) The first spacecraft designed to detect light rain and snowfall from space has now captured the first 3D images of precipitation on earth.

Award for Indian journalist-activist

March 21, 2014 at 7:23 PM

London, March 21 (IANS) Indian journalist-activist Shubhranshu Choudhary, who founded a hyper local mobile news platform in Chhattisgarh state, has been honoured with the prestigious Digital Activism Award at this year's edition of Freedom of Expression Awards in Barbican Centre in London.

Big Bang! New-wave discovery backs Einstein's relativity theory

March 20, 2014 at 7:07 PM

New York, March 20 (IANS) In a significant development that may have profound implications on understanding the origin of the universe, astronomers have identified an echo of so-called gravitational waves - reinforcing Albert Einstein's theory of relativity.

Scientists find evidence of double space impact on ancient Earth

March 19, 2014 at 5:31 PM

London, March 19 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that they have found evidence of a double space impact, where an asteroid and its moon struck ancient Earth in tandem.

Scientists find evidence of double space impact on ancient Earth

March 19, 2014 at 4:59 PM

London, March 19 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that they have found evidence of a double space impact, where an asteroid and its moon struck ancient Earth in tandem.

Thailand revokes emergency decree

March 18, 2014 at 3:39 PM

Bangkok, March 18 (IANS) Thailand's caretaker cabinet Tuesday decided to revoke an almost two-month-old emergency decree imposed in Bangkok and adjacent provinces.

Next Holi will see NDA at the helm of affairs in Centre: Paswan

March 17, 2014 at 1:31 PM

New Delhi, Mar 17, (ANI): Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday expressed hope yet again that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led NDA will form the next government in Delhi.

Madonna dresses up as Game of Thrones' Daenerys Targaryen for Purim

March 17, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Washington, March 17 (ANI): Madonna dressed up as Game of Thrones heroine Daenerys Targaryen to celebrate Purim.

Paralympics: Switzerland wins first gold, Russia on podium

March 16, 2014 at 3:55 PM

Sochi, March 16 (IANS) Swiss skier Christoph Kunz won the first gold medal for his country while Russia joined the United States and Canada on the sledge hockey podium at the Winter Paralympics here.

We'll all soon know why babies laugh

March 16, 2014 at 12:11 PM

London, March 16 (ANI): Scientists have recently launched a huge study to find out what makes a baby laugh and why.

AAP shields Kejriwal, says 'paid media' sin for democracy

March 14, 2014 at 1:31 PM

New Delhi, Mar.14 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday defended party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who is at the centre of another controversy over his remark that he would send every compromised media person to jail if his party comes to power at the Centre.

A 9,000-year-old magic wand!

March 13, 2014 at 4:35 PM

London, March 13 (IANS) A 'magic wand' that is believed to be part of an ancient burial ritual 9,000 years ago in Syria has been unearthed by archaeologists.

India among world's 'worst online spies' in democratic countries

March 13, 2014 at 1:23 PM

Johannesburg, Mar. 13 (ANI): Shady agencies working in democratically elected governments are among the worst online spies in the world, a media watchdog has said.

Weak brain connection won't let you stop smoking!

March 13, 2014 at 12:03 PM

New York, March 13 (IANS) Despite umpteen resolutions that you are going to quit smoking, why do you succumb the very next day to that uncontrollable craving to light another one?

Self-esteem boost prevents health problems in elderly

March 13, 2014 at 11:55 AM

Washington, March 13 (ANI): Researchers have shown that boosting self-esteem can help buffer potential health threats typically associated with the transition into older adulthood.

Study suggests female stars 'dramatically under-represented' in films

March 12, 2014 at 5:07 PM

London, March 12 (ANI): A new study has found that female characters were "dramatically under-represented" in the biggest films of 2013.

70 per cent Czechs favour NATO membership: poll

March 12, 2014 at 6:51 AM

Prague, March 12 (IANS) About 70 per cent of the Czech people support their country's NATO membership, results of a poll released by the Prague Centre for Transatlantic Relations Tuesday have shown, Xinhua reported.

ICFOSS releases Indic language keyboards for Android

March 11, 2014 at 6:27 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, March 11 (IANS) The International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS) released its Indic language keyboards for Android at the inaugural session of a two-day workshop on Free Mobile Platforms held here Tuesday.

Marginalised find a voice through performing arts

March 10, 2014 at 7:55 PM

New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Myriad complexities of a long distance relationship, personal struggles where one loses sense of self or stifled voices of the marginalised -- a three-day festival in the capital that began Monday will narrate various tales of displacement in a modern Indian society.

Suggestion on spousal rape opposed in Bahrain

March 10, 2014 at 2:35 PM

Manama, March 10 (IANS) Bahrain's top legal authority's suggestion that spousal rape should not be treated as crime has been opposed, local media reported.

Fed Cup: Australia play Germany in Brisbane

March 10, 2014 at 12:43 PM

Brisbane, March 10 (IANS) The Fed Cup semi-final between Australia and Germany will be held at the Pat Rafter Arena, Queensland Tennis Centre, here in April, Tennis Australia said Monday.

Healthy cells may be harbingers of lung cancer: Study

March 10, 2014 at 12:27 PM

New York, March 10 (IANS) Seemingly healthy cells may, in fact, hide clues that lung cancer would later develop, an alarming study shows.

Malala urges teens not to use Facebook to get likes but to highlight women's issues

March 9, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Islamabad, March 9 (ANI): Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai has reportedly asked teenagers to stop using social media to post pictures and get 'likes', instead the 16 year old has advised them to start using it to highlight women's issues.

Pope Francis receives more positive comments than negatives on Twitter: Study

March 9, 2014 at 12:10 PM

Johannesburg, Mar. 09 (ANI): Pope Francis reportedly received more positive comments about himself on microblogging site Twitter than negative ones, a new study has revealed.

Not a single penny out of thousand crore Nirbhaya fund spent on women welfare: Modi

March 8, 2014 at 7:29 PM

New Delhi, Mar. 8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said that not a single penny had been spent for the welfare of women out of the thousand crore Nirbhaya fund set up by the centre.

2014 World Cup ball to be less unpredictable than predecessors: Research

March 7, 2014 at 11:29 AM

Washington, Mar. 07 (ANI): A research has reportedly revealed that the 2014 World Cup ball will be less unpredictable than its predecessors.

Deaths from flu rise to 79 in Greece

March 6, 2014 at 12:57 AM

Athens, March 6 (IANS) The outbreak of the flu in Greece has reached alarming levels with fatalities rising to 79 this winter, according to the latest data released Wednesday.

Chouhan threatens to call strike if centre fails to give relief package to MP

March 4, 2014 at 4:41 PM

Bhopal, March 4 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on Tuesday threatened a state-wide strike if the Central Government failed to accede to his demand for a relief package for farmers, who suffered massive loss of rabi crop due to unseasonal rain and hailstorm.

Daily yoga reduces stress in breast cancer patients: Study

March 4, 2014 at 1:45 PM

New York, March 4 (IANS) For breast cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy, yoga exercises can help regulate stress hormones and improve the overall quality of life.

Meteorite on earth another proof of water on Mars

March 2, 2014 at 1:13 PM

Washington, March 2 (IANS) After finding clinching evidence of the presence of water on Mars last month, NASA scientists have now unearthed a Martian meteorite in the Yamato glacier in Antarctica that features curved micro-tunnels consistent with moving water.

Five militants killed Afghanistan operation

March 1, 2014 at 4:33 PM

Kabul, March 1 (IANS) At least five militants were killed while eight others were wounded in a military operation in Afghanistan's western province of Herat, a police chief said on Saturday.

Two Kerala districts shut down over Kasturirangan report

March 1, 2014 at 3:29 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, March 1 (IANS) The hilly districts of Idukki and Wayanad in Kerala are observing a dawn-to-dusk shutdown Saturday called by the CPI-M led Left Democratic Front to press for the withdrawal of G. Kasturirangan committee's recommendations.

Canada, India can collaborate on education: Governor general

February 28, 2014 at 7:53 PM

Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Canada's Governor General David Johnston Friday urged the need for educational collaboration to build a fruitful relationship with India.

Importance of nutrients for coral reef survival revealed

February 28, 2014 at 4:49 PM

Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Southampton and the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton have highlighted the importance of nutrients for coral reef survival.

New superpowered black hole discovered in nearby galaxy

February 28, 2014 at 11:53 AM

Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): A team of astronomers from Australia and America have found a new superpowered small black hole, named MQ1, in nearby galaxy M83.

Powell to know his doping fate in April

February 28, 2014 at 10:25 AM

Kingston (Jamaica), Feb 28 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell will know his fate in early April when the Jamaica Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel announces its decision on his consuming banned substance.

Why some spiral galaxies are fat and bulging while others are flat discs

February 28, 2014 at 10:01 AM

Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Astronomers have found the reason behind some spiral galaxies being fat and bulging while others being just are flat discs, claiming that it's all about how fast they spin.

Physicians' stethoscopes are teeming with bacteria

February 28, 2014 at 10:01 AM

Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Researchers have found that although it's believed that healthcare workers' hands are the main source of bacterial transmission in hospitals it may be physicians' stethoscopes who are culprit.

US hails Indian Americans - from Spelling Bee champ to Hotmail creator

February 26, 2014 at 6:24 PM

Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) From workers who built some of America's first railways in the West to the creator of Hotmail, a new exhibition here showcases the contributions made by Indian Americans to the country's culture beyond Bollywood.

New Age snow-measuring satellite set for launch

February 26, 2014 at 4:56 PM

Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Scientists are eagerly awaiting the launch of a joint US-Japan satellite mission that should provide the most detailed global measurements yet of rain and snow.

World's most spectacular university buildings revealed

February 26, 2014 at 4:00 PM

New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): A list of the world's most spectacular university buildings have been compiled by Emporis.

New software to curb online banking frauds

February 26, 2014 at 11:28 AM

New York, Feb 26 (IANS) Have you ever been a victim of an online money transfer fraud? Read this.

Spotlight on Indian-American contributions to US culture

February 26, 2014 at 9:04 AM

Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Bollywood, curry and yoga may be the bywords for India in the West. But a new exhibition here showcases the contributions made by Indian Americans to the American culture beyond the glam and glitter of Bollywood.

Cell division secret holds key to cancer cure

February 25, 2014 at 3:28 PM

London, Feb 25 (IANS) While the cells in our body are constantly dividing to maintain our body functions, how do they keep their functional memory intact after division?

Hennessey Performance Venom GT becomes world's fastest car after touching 435.5km/h

February 25, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Sydney, Feb 25 (ANI): The Hennessey Performance Venom GT has set a new world record after reaching 435.5km/h during a test run at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, breaking the 431km/h record set by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport.

Dedicated wing in UAE's Indian missions to address grievances

February 25, 2014 at 1:12 PM

New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The government said Tuesday it has set up a dedicated "community affairs wing" in Indian missions in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to deal with the redressal of grievances of Indian nationals.

Jayalalithaa announces list of candidates for all Tamil Nadu constituencies

February 24, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Chennai, Feb.24 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday announced the list of candidates for all 40 Lok Sabha constituencies of Tamil Nadu, including Puducherry.

Centre withdraws anti-piracy charges against Italian marines from Supreme Court

February 24, 2014 at 2:56 PM

New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Centre withdrew anti-piracy charges in the Supreme Court against the two Italian marines, charged with the killing of fishermen on Monday, an incident that soured diplomatic relations between both the countries.

SC seeks Centre's reply on AAP plea against imposition of President's Rule in Delhi

February 24, 2014 at 2:08 PM

New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Centre on a petition filed by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) challenging imposition of President's rule in Delhi.

Zubkov wins Russia's second bobsleigh gold

February 23, 2014 at 7:20 PM

Sochi, Feb 23 (IANS) Russia's Alexander Zubkov sped to a gold medal in four-man bobsleigh Sunday, to give the hosts their second gold medal in this discipline.

Team sport helps post-menopausal women compensate for oestrogen loss

February 23, 2014 at 9:44 AM

Washington, Feb. 23 (ANI): Researchers have showed that interval-based team sport can make up for this oestrogen loss as it improves their conditions, reduces BP and thereby protects the cardiovascular system.

Gurgaon to get modern judicial complex

February 22, 2014 at 6:49 PM

Gurgaon, Feb 22 (IANS) Gurgaon will soon get a modern judicial complex, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said Saturday after laying its foundation stone.

Italian PM names new cabinet

February 22, 2014 at 2:09 PM

Rome, Feb 22 (IANS) After three days of consultations, Italy's center-left leader Matteo Renzi has formally accepted the position of prime minister and presented his cabinet list to President Giorgio Napolitano.

75pc workers feel they can be better bosses

February 22, 2014 at 11:52 AM

Sydney, Feb 22 (ANI): A new study shows that most workers feel they should be boss, as 75 percent of employees believe their workplace suffers from poor leadership and needs better management.

Vegetable heart mosaic in India sets Guinness record

February 21, 2014 at 8:48 PM

Ludhiana, Feb 21 (IANS) A heart-shaped mosaic measuring nearly 5,166 square feet has entered the Guinness World Records as the world's largest vegetable heart mosaic, organisers of a health event said here Friday.

Antony again rubbishes 2012 coup rumours, says troop movement was routine training exercise

February 21, 2014 at 6:48 PM

New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Reacting to a recent statement made by Lt.Gen. (retired) A.K. Choudhary that the alleged movement of two army columns towards national capital New Delhi in January 2012 had promoted distrust in civil-military relations, Defence Minister A.K Antony on Friday said the movement was just a routine training exercise, and that there was nothing wrong in it taking place.

Chronic illnesses haunt developing nations: Study

February 21, 2014 at 11:37 AM

New York, Feb 21 (IANS) With changing diets, alcohol consumption, smoking and less physical activity, the developing countries are now facing the burden of chronic illnesses - already a major and expensive problem in developed countries.

Russians seek to make peace with Goa

February 21, 2014 at 11:36 AM

Panaji, Feb 21 (IANS) After accusing the Goa government of virtually abdicating responsibility and the police of ignoring crimes against foreigners, Russians in Goa have now offered an olive branch of peace.

Can Venus be swallowed by space weather explosion!

February 21, 2014 at 11:28 AM

New York, Feb 21 (IANS) When you pray to God for giving us life, include the earth's magnetic field too!

President attends KKM Memorial Sports Academy foundation ceremony in Murshidabad

February 20, 2014 at 6:54 PM

Murshidabad (West Bengal), Feb.20 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday attended the foundation stone laying ceremony of KKM Memorial Sports Academy and Wellness Centre at Sagardighi, Murshidabad in West Bengal.

UN Security Council condemns Beirut attacks

February 20, 2014 at 1:50 PM

United Nations, Feb 20 (IANS/WAM) The UN Security Council has condemned Wednesday's terrorist attacks in the Bir El Hassan neighbourhood in Lebanon's capital Beirut, which killed at least eight people and wounded more than 100.

Anxiety can put women over 60 in hospital

February 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

London, Feb. 20 (ANI): Women over the age of 60 are likelier to be admitted to hospital for anxiety, health authority figures have shown.

'Delhi's nomination submitted for world heritage status'

February 19, 2014 at 7:50 PM

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The nomination of Delhi's imperial capital cities has been submitted to the World Heritage Centre for inclusion in the world heritage list in January, parliament was told Wednesday.

6.7 quake strikes off Barbados

February 18, 2014 at 4:06 PM

Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter Scale struck off the Caribbean island nation of Barbados at 9.27 a.m. Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Grapes to do away with acne, skin dryness

February 17, 2014 at 6:39 PM

New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) With time, skin begins to lose its elasticity and moisture. Prepare packs made of grapes to combat skin problems, says an expert.

Jamaica's bobsledders struggle at Olympics

February 17, 2014 at 4:14 PM

Sochi, Feb 17 (IANS/CMC) Jamaica's two-man bobsleigh team finished bottom of the standings after the first day of competitions at the Winter Olympics being held at the Sanki Sliding Centre here.

Genetically modified potatoes 'resist late blight'

February 17, 2014 at 1:18 PM

London, Feb. 17 (ANI): British scientists have developed genetically modified potatoes, which are resistant to "late blight."

Italian PM Letta resigns amd bickering

February 14, 2014 at 7:26 PM

Rome, Feb 14 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta officially submitted his resignation to President Giorgio Napolitano Friday.

Rajasthan Governor seeks Centre's support in countering security threats

February 14, 2014 at 7:10 PM

New Delhi, Feb.14 (ANI): The Governor of Rajasthan, Margaret Alva, has underscored the need for co-ordinated action by the Centre and the States on security threats, and sought the Centre's support to address some of the challenges before Rajasthan.

China's second lunar probe travels 70 mn km

February 14, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Beijing, Feb 14 (IANS) China's second lunar probe, Chang'e-2, has traveled more than 70 million km into deep space in good condition, so far the longest voyage of any Chinese spacecraft, a senior engineer said Friday.