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Malaysian Indian taxi driver racially abused in New Zealand

By | September 1, 2014

Wellington, Sep 1 : A New Zealand policewoman accused of racially abusing a Malaysian Indian taxi driver appeared in court Monday.… Read it!

Indian weddings in Philippines, anyone?

By | September 1, 2014

By Ranjana Narayan, Manila, Sep 1 : How about an exotic Indian wedding on the fine white sand beaches in the Philippines with the ocean waves lapping gently beside? The Philippines is planning to promote its beach resorts as a … Read it!

India are back as No.1 ODI side

By | September 1, 2014

Dubai, Sep 1 : World champions India were back as the No.1 ranked ODI side following Zimbabwe’s historic three-wicket win over Australia in a triangular series match in Harare Sunday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced here Monday.… Read it!

Melting Antarctic ice sheet raising sea-level faster

By | September 1, 2014

London, Sep 1 : Fresh water from melting glaciers has caused the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica to rise by 2 cm more than the global average of 6 cm.… Read it!

Fat kids are more likely to have high Blood Pressure

By | September 1, 2014

London, Sep 1 : Fat children are at a greater risk of hyper-tension (high blood pressure) — generally assumed to be an adult condition that causes health problems, such as heart diseases.… Read it!

New blood test to reliably detect TB in kids

By | September 1, 2014

London, Sep 1 : About one million children per year develop tuberculosis (TB) worldwide, but unfortunately detecting TB in children has been a challenge as the symptoms are often non-specific and similar to those of common paediatric illnesses, including pneumonia … Read it!

World’s first battery-less pacemaker in the works

By | September 1, 2014

London, Sep 1 : In a revolutionary breakthrough for heart patients, scientists have come up with a way to power a cardiac pacemaker with an alternative energy source – the heart motion.… Read it!

India are No.1 ranked ODI side

By | September 1, 2014

Dubai, Sep 1 : World champions India were confirmed as the No.1 ranked side in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI team rankings Monday following Zimbabwe’s three-wicket victory over Australia in a triangular series match in Harare Sunday.… Read it!

Modi credits Japan with modernising India

By | September 1, 2014

Tokyo, Sep 1 : Japan has helped modernise India’s infrastructure, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe here Monday.… Read it!

Pakistan Army secures PTV office building

By | September 1, 2014

Islamabad, Sep 1 : The Pakistan Army Monday secured the Pakistan Television (PTV) network office here after protesters occupied the building, disrupting transmission.… Read it!