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New way to regenerate heart tissue found

Washington: In a discovery that may pave the  way for regeneration of damaged heart tissue, scientists have successfully stimulated the mouse heart to grow new cells.  Researchers have shown that....

Take preventive measures from bird flu virus: DM

District Magistrate Vimal Kumar Sharma today asked all concerned officials of veterinary, health and forest department to take preventive measures to check the incidence of bird flu (Avian flu) virus....

Obsessing over Facebook photos may keep you from enjoying life: Study

Washington: Trying to get perfect photos to earn 'likes' on your Instagram or Facebook may keep you from enjoying real-life experiences, a new study suggests. Joseph Grenny and David Maxfield,....

India tops list of requests for blocking content on Facebook in the second half of 2014

New Delhi: Facebook blocked 5,832 pieces of content, including anti-religious matter and hate speeches, during July-December 2014 on orders of Indian government, the highest by any country on the social....

Indian woman playing multiple roles, but ignoring health: Survey

As Indian women continue to endeavour to do the best in their life and profession, they are tending to neglect their health, shows a recent survey. According to the survey....

High sense of purpose may protect your heart, reveals study

Living life with a strong sense of purpose may lower your risk for early death, heart attack or stroke, a new study has claimed. The analysis defined purpose in life....

Mars had ocean with more water than Arctic

Washington: A primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth's Arctic Ocean but the Red Planet lost 87 per cent of that water to space, a new study has....

Losing 30 minutes of daily sleep can trigger weight gain

Washington : Losing as little as 30 minutes of sleep per day on weekdays can have long-term consequences for body weight and metabolism, a new study has claimed. “While previous....

International Women’s Day: Survey reveals Indian females deteriorating position

New Delhi : The socio-economic standing of women in India is the lowest among 16 Asia Pacific countries, even less than Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, indicating that much more needs....

Too much sitting may harm heart health

Sitting for many hours per day is associated with increased coronary artery calcification, a marker of subclinical heart disease that can increase the risk of a heart attack, a new....

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft reaches dwarf planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has created history by becoming the first mission to achieve orbit around the dwarf planet Ceres with an aim of providing new insights and capturing images from....

Blackbuck population increases in Odisha's Ganjam district

Blackbuck population increases in Odisha’s Ganjam district

Berhampur (Odisha): Population of the endangered blackbucks in Ganjam district of Odisha has increased by 1,612 in the past four years. The total population of blackbucks, locally called Krushna Sara....