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‘Unmonitored TB drugs can lead to liver failure’

By | October 31, 2014

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Shashi Chawla (name changed) was suspected of having uterine tuberculosis (TB) and was put on anti-TB drugs. After being on medication for over eight months, she went into a coma as the dosage was not … Read it!

Asian integration could boost organised crime: UN

By | October 31, 2014

Bangkok, Oct 31 : The UN Friday called on Southeast Asian countries to take measures to prevent the current increase in trade and migratory flows from causing the expansion of organized crime.… Read it!

UN-Habitat presents the first World Cities Day

By | October 31, 2014

Shanghai, Oct 31 : The UN Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), headed by former Barcelona mayor Joan Clos, Friday launched its first World Cities Day in China, to be held every Oct 31 to promote sustainable development.… Read it!

North Korea denounces South Korea for delaying OPCON takeover

By | October 31, 2014

Pyongyang, Oct 31 : North Korea has denounced South Korea for delaying retaking wartime operational control (OPCON) of troops from the US, saying the move has taken the Korean Peninsula “to the brink of war”.… Read it!

Britain to repay part of First World War debt

By | October 31, 2014

London, Oct 31 : British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne Friday announced that the British government will pay off part of the country’s First World War debt as part of the redemption of bonds stretching as far back as … Read it!

Bahrain on alert over jihadi threat to school teachers

By | October 31, 2014

Manama, Oct 31 : A security alert has been issued by the US Navy warning of jihadi calls to attack Western school teachers in Bahrain.… Read it!

When Pierce Brosnan tried being Cary Grant

By | October 31, 2014

Los Angeles, Oct 31 : Hollywood star Pierce Brosnan has shared that he studied Cary Grant’s movies very carefully to get inspiration in the initial years of his career.… Read it!

Is Keanu Reeves dating Kelly Brook?

By | October 31, 2014

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Keanu Reeves has reportedly fallen hard for British model Kelly Brook.… Read it!

Ian McKellen awarded ‘freedom of the City of London’ for work on gay rights

By | October 31, 2014

London, Oct 31 : Ian McKellen has been given the freedom of the City of London in recognition of his work for gay rights.… Read it!

I almost gave up football for cricket, says Sir Geoff Hurst

By | October 31, 2014

London, Oct 31 : Sir Geoff Hurst has revealed that he was on the verge of giving up his football career to become a cricketer.… Read it!