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How Maternal Depression Affects Childs IQ

A mother's depression can have a negative impact on her child's cognitive development, according to a study.

Keep Your Sun-screen up to Date

Thanks to all the recent innovation in sun protection, complaints like the inconvenience and unflattering residue are no longer excuses as the sunscreens help us to maintain a clearer skin.

Spending Too Much Time On Social Media Can Affect Your Mental Health

The emergence of social media has allowed us to become masters in keeping ourselves occupied for several hours on our cell phones.

Why Nuts are Your Hearts Best Buddies?

Turns out, regular intake of nuts is linked to lower risk of heart rhythm irregularity.

Scientists Create Plastic-eating Enzyme

Pollution has become a serious health issue and certain ways have been discovered to reduce it but the best way is by recycling plastic

Scientists Discover Sweet Spot of Activity in Immune System, key to Fight Cancer

Scientists at University of Southampton have shown how stimulating a specific location on the surface of immune cells can be targeted with antibodies to help in their fight against cancer.

New Sensor-based Tooth Device to Count Calorie for Diet Conscious

Are you tired of practicing multiple kinds of dieting including crash dieting, liquid diet, and water therapies to reduce some extra kilos off your belly, here is a new sensor-based device which you could wear on your tooth and it shall detect the number of calorie intake per serving.

Early Breakfast is Important for People With Type II Diabetes

Turns out, people with Type II diabetes who eat breakfast later, are more likely to have a higher Body Mass Indices (BMI).

What Triggers Depression Among Adults?

A new research has pinpointed some genes that can trigger depression.

Bengaluru FC Coach Cautious of Mohun Bagan Ahead of Super Cup Clash

Ahead of his side's Super Cup semi-final clash against Mohun Bagan, JSW Bengaluru FC coach Alberto Roca described the opponents as a team with a "lot of character."

Tendulkar Lone Indian in Holders Best-ever Cricketing XI

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has been named by West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder in his best-ever cricketing XI.

Winning CWG Gold was Meaningful for me, says Mary Kom

Few days after picking up a gold medal on her debut at the Commonwealth Games, World champion M.C. Mary Kom on Tuesday said that winning a medal at the Gold Coast was extremely meaningful for her.

Address Your Daily Needs With These Five Mobile Applications

With advanced technology, comes greater convenience, and devices like smartphones and tablets have transformed how we consume some of the most essential daily services like transportation, shopping, and even healthcare.

Cleartrip Enables Alexa Users to Voice Search air Travel Options

Online travel and leisure activities platform Cleartrip on Tuesday launched its own Alexa skill for the Amazon Echo platform.

Kaspersky Lab Detects Malware Attacking Smartphones in Asia

Kaspersky Lab researchers have discovered a new Android malware distributed through a domain name system (DNS) hijacking technique and targeting smartphones, mostly in Asia.

Abbasi Meets Saudi King, Discusses Regional Security

Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has held meeting with Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud during the closing ceremony of the military exercise Gulf Shield-1 in Saudi Arabia's Dammam on Monday.

Afghan Security Forces Foil Explosion Plot

The Afghan security forces have thwarted a plot by the militants to detonate an improvised explosive device in Afghan's capital city Kabul

China Facing Possible Economic Meltdown

China, it seems, is in the throes of an unprecedented economic and financial crisis.

Explosion Near Indian Embassy Camp Office in Kathmandu is Being Investigated, says MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday assured that the Indian Embassy in Kathmandu is in touch with the Government of Nepal and that the security authorities in Nepal are investigating the minor explosion which took place near camp office of the Indian embassy in Kathmandu's Biratnagar on Monday night.

Hard Evidence Emerges of Pakistans Support to Sikh Terrorists

Photographic evidence has emerged that Pakistan based terror-outfits Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) are backing Sikh militants with an aim to malign India, as LeT's chief Hafiz Saeed is seen with Sikh militant leader Gopal Singh Chawla in Lahore.

Pak Failing on Human Rights Front, says Human Rights Commission of Pakistan

A new report released by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has again severely criticized the country's human rights record over the past year.

Pak Looks to Expatriates, China for Forex Help

To stave off a potential foreign exchange crisis, Pakistan is reportedly planning to raise hundreds of millions of dollars from Pakistani expatriates and wealthy Chinese investors.

Paks Current Account Deficit Rises due to Cpec, states ADB Report

Pakistan's current account deficit (CAD) has risen to 4.5 per cent mainly due to the smooth implementation of projects under the USD 63 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), according to a report by Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Probe Syria Chemical Weapons Attack Impartially, Opines india

India has called for an impartial and objective investigation by the OPCW into the alleged use of chemical weapons in Douma, Syria.

World Baloch Organisation Raises Paks Human Rights Abuse in London

English city Westminster has been emblazoned with slogans raising human rights issue in Pakistan ahead of Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London.

Study Says Over 3000 Apps on Google Play Tracks Children

Amid the ongoing Facebook data leak row, a new study has said that over 3000 apps on Google Play have been improperly collecting data on children.

We are Happy to Host Sikh Pilgrims, says Paks Deputy High Commmissioner

Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah on Tuesday underscored that Islamabad is "always happy to host Sikh pilgrims."

World Bank Predicts 7.3 pct Growth for India

The World Bank on Monday noted that the Indian economy has recovered from the effects of demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and predicted a growth rate of 7.3 percent for the country in 2018.

Sweden PM Promises to Collaborate With India on Flagship Initiatives

In an endeavour to further deepen the bilateral ties between the two countries, Sweden said on Tuesday that the country will collaborate with India on its flagship schemes such as Make in India, Smart Cities Mission, Startup India and Digital India.

This is how you can Taste Your Coffee Like an Expert

Ever heard of a coffee tasting session instead of the wine tasting session? Well, the entire concept of coffee-tasting is a not a far-fetched one considering the coffee-lovers are showing interest in tasting a large variety of coffee that is yet to be discovered.

After Kathua, 8-year-old Raped, Murdered in UP

In yet another shocking incident of crime against a minor, an eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district on Monday night.

Sleep Trackers Could Result in Sleep Disorders

The increasing craze of using sleep trackers can interfere with proper shut-eye of users of such gadgets and re-enforce sleep anxiety among them.

Bhim Pathshalas Strengthening Dalit Movement by Imparting Education on Their Struggles

Educating Dalit kids about the history, achievement and struggles of prominent Dalit icons like Dr B.R. Ambedkar and Sant Valmiki, Bhim Pathshalas (BPs), an initiative by the Bhim Army, are quickly gaining prominence in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Syria Shoots Down Missiles Targeting Shayrat, Dumayr Military Bases

Syria's Air Defense has claimed to shot down the missiles targeting the Shayrat air base on early Tuesday

Rahul Accuses Modi Govt of Destroying Banking System on Recent Cash Crunch

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday called the recent cash crunch as a result of Prime Minister Narendra Modi' Government's weak banking system.

United States and Britain Warn Russia Over Global Cyber Attacks

The National Cyber Security Centre of the United Kingdom along with the Forensic Bureau of Investigation and the United State Department of Homeland Security has issued a formal warning regarding the global cyber attacks by the Russian government.

India-US to Increase Co-operation in oil & Gas, Power, Renewable Energy, says Pradhan

Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday announced that India and the United States have decided to increase their co-operation in oil and gas, power, renewable energy and coal sectors.

Supreme Court Asks HRD Ministry to Frame Guidelines for Safety of Students

The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to frame comprehensive policy and guidelines for safety and security of students within six months.

Indian Prime Minster Arrives at Sweden for India-nordic Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Sweden late night on Monday 9:30 p.m. (local time) to embark on his two-day visit to Sweden as part of the India-Nordic Summit.

Delhi Police to Submit Report on Sunanda Pushkar Death Case Soon

Delhi Police will soon submit a detailed report before the Delhi High Court in connection with the death case of Sunanda Pushkar, who was Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife

GPS Fitted Cars Will be on Election Duty in Karnataka

The Election Commission has installed Global Positioning System (GPS) devices in the cars that will be on duty for the upcoming Karnataka election.

After Mamata and Deve Gowda, KCR to Meet Naveen Patnaik About Third Front

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao will meet Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in the first week of May

Govt to Appeal Against SC Ruling Regarding Sc/st Act

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Tuesday stated that the state government will appeal against the decision of the Supreme Court on the SC/ST protection Act.

Andhra Cabinet Finalises Strategy for Chief inister’s One-day Hunger Strike

Andhra Pradesh Cabinet on Monday finalised strategy for the one-day hunger strike by Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on April 20 in Vijayawada

CBI Registers Case Against Fourth Accused in Unnao Rape

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), on Tuesday, registered a case against Shashi Singh's son Shubham, making it the fourth one in the ongoing Unnao Rape case issue.

Verdict Against Asaram to be Pronounced in Jail to Avoid Violence in Rajasthan

Jodhpur High Court on Tuesday decided to pronounce the verdict against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu in regard to a rape case in a jail court to avoid any law and order situation in Rajasthan.

Normalcy Will be Restored Within a Week, Claims SBI on Cash Crunch

Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, State Bank of India (SBI) on Tuesday assured the people of the country that the situation of cash crunch is 'temporary' and that normalcy will be restored within a week.

Axis Banks Power Salute Offers Special Banking Services for Defence Personnel

The Indian Army renewed its MOU with Axis Bank, to offer 'Power Salute', a salary account, exclusively designed for the Army personnel.

Parliamentary Committee Summons RBI Governor Amid Banking Scams

Amid the banking scams unearthed in the recent past, the Parliamentary Committee has reportedly summoned Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel.

Locals Extend Help to Rohingya Refugees After Fire Destroys Delhis Only Camp

After a major fire broke out at Rohingya camp near Delhi's Kalindi Kunj Metro Station, the refugees have been shifted to the nearby ground and were provided help by the Non-Government Organisations (NGO) and the locals.

Mecca Masjid Blast Case Verdict Today

A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Hyderabad on Monday will pronounce its verdict in the sensational Mecca Masjid attack which was allegedly carried out by a group of right-wing terrorists 11 years ago on May 18, 2007.

Kathua Rape Victim’s Father Approaches Supreme Court Seeking Security, Transfer of Case

The father of the eight-year-old Kathua victim who was allegedly drugged, tortured, and gang-raped in a village temple for a week in January this year, has approached the Supreme Court seeking transfer of the case outside Jammu and Kashmir.

All Accused Acquitted in Mecca Masjid Blast

A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court at Nampally on Monday acquitted all accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case.

BJP MP Threatens Action Against Those who Disrespect Prime Minister

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Madhya Pradesh has courted controversy by threatening action if anyone disrespected Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Trial in Kathua Rape Case Begins Today

The trial in the Kathua rape and murder case against the eight accused men who allegedly drugged, tortured and gang-raped an 8-year-old girl in a village temple here for a week in January this year, begins today.

CBI Alerts Airports About Foreign Travel ban on Chanda, Deepak and Venugopal

Look out circulars have been issued to all airports against CEO of ICICI bank, Chanda Kochhar, her husband and businessman Deepak Kochhar and promoter of the Videocon group of companies, Venugopal Dhoot.

500 Person on Oliver Cabells Waitlist for Runner Collection

Oliver Cabell is soon going to launch a retro-style runner, Rennes, which is created in collaboration with British designer Cole Buxton.

Drinking Plain hot Water may Help you Shed Weight, Boost Your Health

Lauding the age-old Indian practice of drinking the hot water now several global researchers have also agreed to the fact that instead of drinking hot water with lemon, just by consuming hot water on its own would not only help you shed off extra fat belly fat but keep various health issues at bay

Amal Clooneys Twins Utter Mama as Their First Word

George Clooney made it a point that the first word uttered by his and Amal Clooney's children is 'Mama' as both the twins will soon turn one on June 1.

Top Contenders for Meghan Markle’s Maid of Honour

Meghan Markle is all set to the nuptial knot with Prince Harry and the industry is abuzz with rumours regarding who shall be her Maid of Honour after all.

Air Odisha Introduces two More Routes in Gujarat Under Udan

Under the Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik (UDAN) scheme, Air service operator Air Odisha has added two more destinations in Gujarat at lowest fares starting from Rs 1420 and Rs 1699 in flights between Ahmedabad to Bhavanagar and Bhavnagar to Surat respectively.

Pence Says Russia “on Wrong Side of War

United States Vice President Michael Pence on Saturday said that Russia is "on the wrong side of the war" while referring to recent strikes on Syria by the US along with Germany and France.

Former Anti-apartheid Activist Winnie Mandela Laid to Rest

Former South African anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has been laid to rest in a state funeral on Saturday at Fourways Memorial park near Johannesburg in South Africa.

Toxin Used in Salisbury Poisoning was not Russian Made, Lavrov Cites Swiss Lab Report

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov claimed on Saturday that the toxin used to poison former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, was BZ toxin, as confirmed by a Swiss laboratory.

US Locked and Loaded for Future Chemical Attacks by Syria

United States ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Saturday said that the US is "locked and loaded" in an event of a chemical attack by Syrian President Bashar Al Assad.

China Aims at Establishing Hainan Free Trade Zone by 2035

The China has aimed at making the free trade port system and operational mode of Hainan "more mature" by 2035.

US Treasury Department Adds India on its Watch List

The United States Treasury Department has added India to the currency practices and macroeconomic policies monitoring list, citing an increase in the foreign exchange of the country in the first three quarters of the year 2017.

8 Injured as Passenger Train Derails in Madhya Pradesh

Five coaches of the Katni-Chopan passenger train derailed on Saturday, leaving eight passengers injured.

CBI Arrests two for Trying to Bribe Customs Officer in Mumbai

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested two persons for allegedly trying to bribe a Customs officer in Mumbai.

Andhra CM to Observe Day-long Fast Against Centre on his Birthday

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will observe a day-long hunger strike here on his birthday, April 20, in protest against the Centre's non-cooperation towards the state.

Four Involved in Cricket Betting Apprehended by Hyderabad Police

The Hyderabad Police has apprehended four persons allegedly involved in organised cricket betting on Saturday.

Maharashtra’s Tribal Village Gets Electricity After 70 Years of Independence

A Remote tribal village in Amravati's Bulumgavhan in Maharashtra got electrified after 70 years of independence.

Indian PM to Meet German Chancellor Merkel on way Back From Britain

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a stopover in Berlin on April 20 after concluding his visits to Sweden and the United Kingdom.

One More Suspect Arrested in Kotkhai Gang-rape

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested one more in connection with the Kotkhai rape and murder of a minor girl case.

Sense of Justice Reinforced in Jammu and Kashmir After Kathua Rape Protests, Says Mehbooba

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that the unflinching resolve for ensuring justice in Kathua gang-rape and murder case would go a long way in restoring people's confidence in the institutions and reinforcing the sense of justice in the state.

To Delhi Government, 14 Years of a Muslim Man’s Life is Worth Just Rs....

After wrongfully imprisoning Mohammad Aamir Khan for 14 years on false terror charges, the Delhi Govt has paid a paltry sum of Rs. 5 lakh in compensation to him. Neither the Government nor the Delhi Police have issued him an apology

UGC has Contradictory Opinions Regarding Cutting Down of Funds for Women’s Study Centres

Earlier in March 2018, a report was published stating that the Indian Association for Women’s Studies (IAWS) had expressed concern over the future of 167 women’s studies centres in universities and colleges across the country following a University Grants Commission (UGC) notice that made funding for them after September 30 uncertain

India Book of Records Registers Youngest Drone Developer

A 13-year-old boy from Ludhiana registered his name in the India Book of Records by becoming the youngest developer of a drone.

Is Pollution Putting you at Alzheimers, Suicide Risks?

Smog-filled towns and cities have been linked to increased risks for Alzheimer's and suicide among children and young adults

IPL 2018: RCB Defeats Kings XI Punjab by 4 Wickets

Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Kings XI Punjab by four wickets in the Indian Premier League Match at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium at Bengaluru on Friday.