Aug 29, 2014 11:12 PM
The launch will be held in the same venue where Apple’s late co-founder, Steve Jobs, unveiled the original Mac computer 30 years ago. Tech giant Apple is expected to unveil a larger screen version of its popular iPhone along with its first smartwa
Aug 29, 2014 08:26 PM
K.S. Manilal, the botanist who opened the monumental Hortus Malabaricus to English and Malayalam readers, on the lifetime’s effort behind it A paragraph. The mind tussles with memory to wrestle out names — of things, titles and places. K.S.
Aug 29, 2014 07:25 PM
One of the advantages of a smartphone is that it comes with a decent camera. While photographers will always be a class apart, thanks to the advent of technology, us lesser mortals can also practice our camera-toting skills. We can work on photographs
Aug 29, 2014 07:17 PM
Constipation is a topic that very few people like to talk about. Irregular bowel movements, hard stools, pain and struggle during evacuation and abdominal discomfort are the most obvious symptoms of an ailment that affects most adults over the age of 25,
Aug 29, 2014 04:50 PM
Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, claim to have developed a new innovative system for accurately diagnosing malaria infection. The method is based on computer vision algorithms similar to those used in facial recognition systems combined with
Aug 29, 2014 02:02 PM
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has red flagged the growing market for e-cigarettes in India, underlining that the use of the devices is no less harmful than traditional cigarettes.Ahead of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control being held in
Aug 29, 2014 10:49 AM
Senior forest officials have denied a report on the alleged move of the State government to submit a proposal to the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) to declare the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (WWS) a tiger reserve.Principal Chief Conservator o
Aug 29, 2014 10:33 AM
Rohini’s B.R. Ambedkar Hospital, which caters to nearly a million people, is not just fraught with poor infrastructure and lack of manpower, but also impolite doctors and attendants. Rana Siddiqui Zaman meets the patients and learns more Spread ov
Aug 29, 2014 10:32 AM
Over the last five years, India’s first and only recycling plant for construction and demolition (C&D) waste has saved the already-polluted Yamuna and the overflowing landfills of Delhi from 15.4 lakh tonnes of debris. A Ministry of Urban Develo
Aug 29, 2014 09:53 AM
The ICMR- INDIAB, a national study based on representative samples from a population of 213 million people has shown large increases in the prevalence of hypertension in urban and rural areas in the country. The study, conducted in Tamil Nadu, Maharash
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