With govt, societal support, Leprosy Mukt Bharat can be achieved by 2027: Mansukh Mandaviya

New Delhi, Jan. 31 -- : Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr Mansukh Mandaviya, on Monday said India is making strides in stamping out leprosy as cases are declining year after year. "Wit... Read More

Money exchangers bolstered Afg-Pak USD cartel by manipulating trade: Report

Washington, Jan. 31 -- : Money exchangers on both sides of the Durand Line have bolstered the Afghanistan-Pakistan US dollar cartel by manipulating trade, both actual and forged, according to a report... Read More

Peshawar mosque blast: Death toll rises to 59, 157 injured

Islamabad, Jan. 31 -- : The death toll from the deadly suicide blast inside a mosque in the Police Lines area of Peshawar in Pakistan on Monday rose to 59, while the injury count went up to 157, accor... Read More

Coal scam: ED attaches properties of Chattisgarh CM's deputy secretary

New Delhi, Jan. 31 -- : Enforcement Directorate (ED) provisionally attached 51 immovable properties worth Rs 17.48 crore approximately in the illegal coal levy extortion scam in Chhattisgarh. Accordi... Read More

I&B Ministry issues advisory on obligation of public service broadcasting

New Delhi, Jan. 31 -- : With the Guidelines for Uplinking and Downlinking of Television Channels in India, 2022 issued in November last year requiring private broadcasters to undertake public service ... Read More

Putin holds telephonic conversation with Saudis ahead of OPEC+ committee meeting

Moscow, Jan. 31 -- : Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday had a telephonic conversation with the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud and discussed cooperation OPEC Plus grou... Read More

J-K: Girls getting snow-skiiing course for free in white Gulmarg

Jammu and Kashmir, Jan. 31 -- : Heavy and uninterrupted snowfall this winter at Gulmarg, a popular tourist destination 56 kilometres from Srinagar and situated at the foothills of the majestic Pir Pan... Read More

Machine learning identifies drugs to help smokers quit

Pennsylvania, Jan. 31 -- : Researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the University of Minnesota conducted a study to see if drugs like dextromethorphan, which is used to treat cold and flu-... Read More

Sports-related sudden cardiac arrest rare in older adults: Research

Los Angeles, Jan. 31 -- : Sports-related sudden cardiac arrest in older individuals occurs in just 2 to 3 incidents per 1,00,000 people annually. The research was published in the peer-reviewed journ... Read More

India stood with Sir Lankan Airlines amid jet fuel crisis: CEO Richard Nuttall

New Delhi, Jan. 31 -- : India is very important to Srilankan Airlines, the CEO of the aircraft company Richard Nuttall said, adding that New Delhi helped the country's airlines running amid challenges... Read More