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Everything you need to know about Shopping Centre Mayapuri: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Life is like that: An Caricatures by Edua Szucs organized

April 23, 2014 at 12:13 PM

The Hungarian Information and Cultural Centre organised organizing a graphics exhibition titled LIFE IS LIKE THAT, caricatures by Édua Sz?cs from Hungary who is an eminent graphic artist, cartoonist and illustrator.

80 percent of underwater search for missing jet completed

April 22, 2014 at 2:33 PM

Canberra, April 22 (IANS) The Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) has completed 80 percent of the planned underwater search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 with no signs so far of the jet, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said Tuesday.

'No direct evidence of link between mobile radiation and cancer'

April 21, 2014 at 9:37 PM

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The preponderance of evidence shows that there is no link between cell phone radiation and cancer, said oncologist and renowned author Siddhartha Mukherjee.

'No direct evidence of link between mobile radiation and cancer'

April 21, 2014 at 6:41 PM

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The preponderance of evidence shows that there is no link between cell phone radiation and cancer, said oncologist and renowned author Siddhartha Mukherjee.

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.

Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission admits errors

April 17, 2014 at 9:36 PM

Kingston, April 17 (IANS/CMC) The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) has conceded that some procedures carried out while collecting samples for testing last year were not consistent with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) international standards.

'Oil slick not related to missing Malaysian jet'

April 17, 2014 at 7:13 PM

Canberra, April 17 (IANS) The Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) confirmed Thursday that an oil slick collected in the Southern Indian Ocean is not aircraft engine oil or hydraulic fluid.

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.

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.

Luxury Shopping Festival to begin Tuesday

April 14, 2014 at 4:25 PM

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Luxury Shopping Festival, offering a series of exciting activities and rewards on high-end designer brands, will begin here Tuesday.

Search for missing Malaysian plane to go underwater

April 14, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Kuala Lumpur, April 14 (IANS) The Australian Defence Vessel (ADV) Ocean Shield will deploy a mini-sub Monday to join in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the country's Joint Agency Coordination Centre confirmed.

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.

Behind-the-scenes - Anupam talks of film on de Niro

April 8, 2014 at 3:48 PM

Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Veteran Indian actor Anupam Kher says his directorial "I Went Shopping For Robert de Niro" is a tribute to the Hollywood star, who has "something else" about his talent.

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.

Anupam Kher to conduct acting workshop at IIFA 2014

April 5, 2014 at 3:41 PM

Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher has been appointed to conduct an acting workshop as part of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in the US later this month. His directorial venture, a short film, will also be screened.

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.

5.3-magnitude quake rattles Chinese town

April 5, 2014 at 6:53 AM

Beijing, April 5 (IANS) Authorities in southwest China said they are checking the losses after a 5.3-magnitude quake jolted a town early Saturday, Xinhua reported.

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.

Massive Earthquake strike Northern Chile, Warning of Tsunami

April 2, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Normal life in Chile come to a halt when it witnesses a magnitude-8.0 earthquake to its cost which has been assume for a warnings of Tsunami for all of Latin America's Pacific coast.

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.

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

Autism, an individual disorder (Health Feature)

March 30, 2014 at 12:05 PM

Havana, March 30 (IANS/Prensa Latina) The International Centre for Neurological Restoration (CIREN) here is developing a project aimed at validating and measuring the effectiveness of interventions in patients with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

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.

Genetic regulators in blood cells located

March 27, 2014 at 3:17 PM

Washington, March 27 (IANS) In order to provide scientists a tool to determine how a healthy blood cell can turn cancerous, researchers have located the regions which determine if a particular gene would be active or silent in a blood cell.

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.

Basic idea of India being challenged: Sam Pitroda

March 25, 2014 at 5:49 PM

New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The basic ideas of India's democratic values, freedom of speech and social inclusion have been challenged in the run-up to the general elections, said Sam Pitroda, adviser to prime minister on public information infrastructure and innovations.

Myanmar to host ASEAN leadership forum in May

March 23, 2014 at 6:12 PM

Yangon, March 23 (IANS) Myanmar will host the ASEAN Leadership Forum related to the 24th Summit of the ASEAN in its capital Nay Pyi Taw in May, official media reported Sunday. The annual forum is slated for May 11-12.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

China logs on to its first internet-themed museum

March 7, 2014 at 7:13 PM

Beijing, March 7 (IANS) China will build its first internet museum to chronicle the development of the net in the increasingly wired country, China's internet network watchdog said Friday.

Energy drinks may lead to substance use among kids

March 7, 2014 at 11:37 AM

Toronto, March 7 (IANS) Do you purchase energy drinks for growing children as these claim to increase alertness, improve mood and enhance mental and physical energy? Think again.

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.

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.

Abu Dhabi to host world Islamic peace forum

March 3, 2014 at 8:41 PM

Abu Dhabi, March 3 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) capital Abu Dhabi will March 9-10 host a 'Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies' with the participation of more than 250 of the world's most influential Islamic scholars and academics.

Centre seeks recall of SC verdict on commuting death sentence

March 1, 2014 at 8:41 PM

New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The central government Saturday moved the Supreme Court seeking recall of its verdict holding that inordinate, unexplained and unreasonable delay in deciding a mercy petition by the president was a ground for commuting a death sentence to life imprisonment.

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.

Centre to take decision on Bhullar's mercy petition

February 26, 2014 at 3:52 PM

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The central government Wednesday told the Supreme Court it will decide on the mercy petition of Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, convicted of terror strike at the Youth Congress office in Delhi in 1993.

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.

L.V. Prasad institute to develop website for blind

February 25, 2014 at 10:24 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 25 (IANS) L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, known for its expertise and experience in rehabilitation of the blind and visually impaired, is developing an exclusive website for the blind.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 inaugurates AMU Centre campus at Jangipur in West Bengal

February 20, 2014 at 6:54 PM

Murshidabad (West Bengal), Feb.20 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday inaugurated the campus of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Centre at Jangipur, 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.

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.

More baby hatches for China despite criticism

February 16, 2014 at 3:34 PM

Beijing, Feb 16 (IANS) At least 25 baby hatches have been established in 10 provincial regions in China and more will be set up in another 18 regions, said the China Centre for Children's Welfare and Adoption.

Mulayam hints at possibility of alternative coalition govt. at Centre

February 16, 2014 at 9:26 AM

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb.16 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav has appealed to voters in Uttar Pradesh to vote for him, while hinting at the possibility of a Third Front non-Congress non-BJP government at the Centre after the April-May general elections.

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.

People in developing nations obsessed with social media

February 14, 2014 at 6:14 PM

New York, Feb 14 (IANS) The United States may be the birthplace of Facebook but Americans are far from the most social network obsessed people on the planet.

Metal implants hold promise for cancer patients

February 13, 2014 at 6:14 PM

London, Feb 13 (IANS) In a ray of hope for cancer patients, harmless metal implants at the cancer site can reduce side effects from chemotherapy.

Shopping bags make a fine fuel: Indian-origin scientist

February 13, 2014 at 11:18 AM

Washington, Feb 13 (IANS) Plastic shopping bags - an abundant source of litter on land and at sea - can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, shows a promising research led by an Indian-origin researcher.