Tag: May

Apple car may become reality in 2023

Hong Kong: As industry watchers think that Apple car is dead, the iPhone maker could launch it anytime between 2023 and 2025, a top Apple analyst with Hong Kong-based TF International Securities has claimed. “Apple will earn its 2 trillion dollar market cap through its services business, an Augmented Reality headset, and an Apple Car, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Long-term vaping may damage lung immune cells, warn researchers

London: With vaping becoming a style statement globally including in India, a small yet significant study has found that vaporisers may potentially disable key immune cells in the lung and boosts inflammation if used for long. The e-cigarette vapour boosts the production of inflammatory chemicals and disables key protective cells in the lung that keep […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
World Autism Day members of Bharat Scouts and Guides on a campaign march across Patha Utsav
Fertility treatments may up autism risk in children

Jerusalem: Be cautious while planning fertility treatment as it may increase the risk of autism in your child, a new study has found. The researchers found that the odds of having a child on the autistic spectrum for those who underwent fertility treatments were 1.5 times higher than those who opted out of it, in […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Consuming fish may reduce premature birth risk

New York: Eating fish or taking a fish oil supplement may reduce the risk of preterm birth among pregnant women with low level of omega-3 fatty acids, a new study has found. The findings indicated that pregnant women who had low plasma levels of long chain n-3 fatty acids — found in fish oil — […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Women's Polycystic Ovary Syndrome may increase risk of autism in newborns

London: Children born to women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) may be more likely to develop autism, according to a study. PCOS is a condition caused by high testosterone which results in delayed onset of puberty, irregular menstrual cycles, and excess bodily hair. Previous studies had shown that autistic children have elevated levels of “sex […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Hot & sultry: Odisha to roast at 47degC coming week

Bhubaneswar: When the political mercury seems shooting up every day with the State drawing towards the final phase of polls on coming Monday (April 29), the atmospheric mercury looks all set to give a double whammy as predictions show starting from coming Saturday (April 26) to till Thursday (May 2), it will be actually ‘shine’ […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Post Fani punch, heat wave to scorch Odisha from May 10

Bhubaneswar: After a lull in the heat wave post Fani striking Odisha coast, the hot season will be back with a bang in Odisha from coming Friday (May 10). The State would hardly get any respite from heat wave till May last. And thunderstorms in Odisha look to subside post Thursday (May 9). The shocker […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Baking heat to singe Odisha till June 18; Monsoon mercy by next weekend

Bhubaneswar: As the monsoon onset in Odisha was delayed, June 2019 turned hotter in Odisha vis-a-vis June 2018. There seems no respite from the very hot and humid climate for at least a week for the people in Odisha. Weather models indicate no rain in sight in majority of locations in the State till June […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021