Hindu marriage bill creates row in Pakistan

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



1 soldier dies every month in Siachen

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

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...


City boy declined Facebook job, opted for start-up

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

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


Type 2 diabetes drug can weaken insulin-producing cells

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

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