Monday, December 9, 2019
New Delhi:Heavier and taller children are at greater risk than their average-sized peers, of developing renal cell carcinoma (RCC) as adults, latest findings suggest.RCC is the most common form of kidney cancer found in adults. Although it often occurs in men between the ages of 50 and...
New Delhi:Having a romantic partner present,even in your mind,can help you keep blood pressure down in daily stressful situations, say researchers.When faced with a stressful situation, thinking about your romantic partner may help keep blood pressure under control just as effectively as actually having your significant...
New Delhi:While local media might not get as much coverage as the national press, it serves an equally important role in society. That’s why the decline of local newsrooms in the U.S. has been a troublesome trend in recent years. The Google News Initiative is now partnering...
Written by  Chowdhary Rabiya Shafiq Before our first Antiseptic cream appeared on the scene, the care of wounds was left to Turmeric (Locally known as HALDI). Done to a past in pestle and motor or on the numble guiding stone, turmeric was regularly used as dressing for...
Life is a responsible; so respect it as a responsible person. Please don’t play with it by taking to smoking which is surely a silent killer. The most important thing in the world is to appreciate what we have – until we lose it. I believe that life has...
Think Pollution and we think of smoking emanating from factories and automobiles. We scream ourselves hoarse about how advances in technology have ruined the environment and our health too. But do you know that our homes offer no better situation. A lot of people who suffer from sneezing, asthma, bronchitis,...
Islamabad:Renowned Urdu poetess and activist Fahmida Riaz passed away in Lahore on Wednesday. She was 73. Riaz always raised her voice for women rights and democracy. She also headed the National Book Foundation.Fahmida Riaz remained an activist in her academic life. She spoke and wrote against the ban on...
New Delhi(Press release):If you have updates about your surroundings living in Delhi you would be aware about the six-days Urdu Heritage Festival going on at Central Park of Connaught Place, Delhi. Delhi Urdu Academy has been organising it’s annual event there since 2010 consecutively.  Five successful days have already...
As the world gets hotter and more crowded, our engines continue to pump out dirty emissions, and half the world has no access to clean fuels or technologies (e.g. stoves, lamps), the very air we breathe is growing dangerously polluted: nine out of ten people now breathe polluted air,...
New Delhi:The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code, which said that adultery is a criminal offence. The five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, termed it as “archaic” and observed that it violated Article 14 of the Constitution,...