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Goa CMO, BJP deny news reports on Parrikar's surgery (Lead)

Panaji |Saturday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST

Authorities and the Goa unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday denied media reports that Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is expected to undergo surgery at a Mumbai hospital.

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Common BP drug may prevent onset of Type 1 diabetes

New York |Saturday, 2018 2:15:05 PM IST

A drug commonly used drug to control high blood pressure may be also effective in preventing the onset of Type 1 diabetes in up to 60 per cent of those at risk, researchers say.

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Goa CMO, BJP denies news reports on Parrikar's surgery

Panaji |Saturday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST

Authorities and the Goa unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday denied media reports that Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is expected to undergo surgery at a Mumbai hospital.

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Girls may inherit ovarian cancer gene from fathers

New York |Saturday, 2018 4:45:05 PM IST

Scientists have found a gene responsible for ovarian cancer that can be passed down from fathers to their daughters.

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Scientists develop human intestinal lining on chip

New York |Saturday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST

In a breakthrough, scientists have successfully replicated a human intestinal lining using patient-derived cells inside an organ-chip, a finding that has potential to advance personalised treatments f

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Scientists discover link between hallucinations, dopamine

New York |Saturday, 2018 2:15:05 PM IST

People with schizophrenia, who experience auditory hallucinations, tend to hear what they expect an exaggerated version of a perceptual distortion that is common among other people without hallucinati

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India, Iran sign nine agreements, agree to stop terror forces (Roundup)

New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 7:15:05 PM IST

India and Iran on Saturday pledged to stop the forces of terrorism and extremism, delinking it from religion and agreed that there should be an end to terror sanctuaries even as the two countries broa

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Karnataka to provide healthcare to all soon

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2018 1:45:04 AM IST

In line with the 'Modicare' of the Central government, Karnataka too would provide healthcare to all people in the state soon, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Friday.

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Delhi Govt issues guidelines for free treatment of accident victims

New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST

The Delhi government has issued guidelines for free and mandatory treatment for victims of accidents, acid burns, and fires in all city hospitals, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said here on Saturday.

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India, Iran sign connectivity, double taxation avoidance agreements

New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST

India and Iran on Saturday signed nine agreements, including on connectivity and double taxation avoidance, following delegation-level talks led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President H

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Haryana launches four subsidised food canteens

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2018 9:15:05 PM IST

The Haryana government on Saturday launched four canteens which will serve subsidised and healthy food to the poor.

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Father's stress linked to kids' brain development

New York |Saturday, 2018 5:15:04 PM IST

Fathers, take note! Taking too much stress may affect the brain development of your kids, a new study has claimed.

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