Aug 1, 2014 08:57 PM
An Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 700 people in West Africa is moving faster than the efforts to control the disease, the head of the World Health Organisation warned as Presidents from the affected countries met on Friday in Guinea’s capi
Aug 1, 2014 07:26 PM
A four-year project with an investment of £ 300 million in genome research that promises to transform the way cancer and other rare genetic diseases will be diagnosed and treated was announced by the Prime Minister David Cameron on August 1. The Ge
Aug 1, 2014 01:25 PM
All you bookworms in the house, put your hands in the air! Or you can just take your nose out of that book and look at what I found. Many think eReaders are the bane of society, that paper or hard-back books are the only way to enjoy reading. But
Jul 31, 2014 04:16 PM
Ebola has been blamed for more than 670 deaths in four West African countries this year The President of Sierra Leone has declared a public health emergency as the Ebola crisis deepens across West Africa. The announcement from President Ernest Bai Kor
Jul 31, 2014 09:31 AM
Nearly two lakh children are affected by diarrhoea annually in the State due to consumption of contaminated food and water, lack of sanitation and cleanliness, said Minister for Health and Family Welfare U.T. Khader.Launch of IDCFSpeaking after launching
Jul 31, 2014 08:31 AM
Software giant Microsoft unveiled it reinvented Xbox videogame console in potentially vast Chinese market after a ban of 14 years despite facing probe over business practices in the country. Yusuf Mehdi, chief marketing and strategy officer for Xbox sai
Jul 31, 2014 02:42 AM
“Those who have never seen a leopard under favourable conditions in his natural surroundings can have no conception of the grace of movement, and beauty of colouring, of this the most graceful and the most beautiful of all animals in our Indian jungl
Jul 30, 2014 11:35 PM
The disease is caused by a fungus mycospharella musicola. Occurrence of the disease is severe in Tiruchi, Tirunelveli, Kanyakumari, Tuticorin, Erode, Coimbatore, Theni and Dindigul districts of Tamil Nadu. The varieties susceptible to this disease are r
Jul 30, 2014 11:32 PM
Summer season is a time of worry for most farmers across the country since water becomes an important, and much sought after commodity.“Though water harvesting and conservation are being encouraged by the government the number of farmers adopting it
Jul 30, 2014 11:27 PM
Nikhil Srivastava, a mathematician at Microsoft Research, India, has been declared the joint winner of the prestigious George Polya Prize for solving the Kadison Singer problem, which has eluded mathematicians for about 50 years. He shares the prize with
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