NATION & BEYOND

Hindu marriage bill creates row in Pakistan

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Islamabad: A clause in the draft Hindu marriage bill, which states that a marriage will be annulled if either spouse converts to another religion,...

Pixtory

Opinion

1 soldier dies every month in Siachen

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With the death of Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad and nine of his comrades, India has lost nearly one soldier every month due to avalanches...

Brave-heart Neerja third Chandigarh personality to feature in Bollywood film

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Chandigarh: Chandigarh may not be a historical city but the courage and determination of three personalities from here have put them on the country's...

Featured

City boy declined Facebook job, opted for start-up

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He is just 23 years old, but already owns a company making him one of the youngest entrepreneurs in the State. Significantly, he launched the company after declining a job offered by Facebook two years ago, an offer many would have found difficult to resist. But the aspiring entrepreneur said; “Thank you. Not interested.”

Offering others support can reduce your stress

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New York: Cheering up others when they are feeling down or giving other forms of support -- rather than receiving it -- may have...

Health

Type 2 diabetes drug can weaken insulin-producing cells

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London: Long-term use of liraglutide -- a drug used to lower blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes patients -- can have a deteriorating...

Younger T cells may improve immunotherapy for cancer in kids

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New York: Enriching T cells -- a type of white blood cell -- to attack certain cancerous diseases may prove beneficial to an increasing...