AoL asked to pay Rs4.75 crore as environment compensation

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday directed the Art of Living (AOL) foundation to pay the remaining Rs4.75 crore as environment...


Don’t report it: How Bihar fights crime

By Amit Bhandari Bihar - India’s third-most-populous state, with the country’s poorest people - has a crime rate lower than more prosperous states with fewer...

Surge in female contestants, not MLAs

By Saumya Tewari Female contestants increased across the four states that went to polls recently - but not legislators - and three times as...


Women more addicted to smartphones than men: Study

Seoul: Women are using smartphones for four hours a day or longer and are more prone to succumb to smartphone addiction than men, the...

Words with repeated sounds help babies learn language fast

London: Is your toddler struggling to learn a language? If so, using words that have repetitive syllables rather than mixed sounds may help him...


Plain packaging a way out to curb tobacco epidemic: WHO

New Delhi: In a bid to help cut down the perils associated with tobacco, the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday urged the various...

New method reduces blood vessels’ transplant rejection risk

London: A team of British researchers has developed a new technique to grow the blood vessels using cells from the patient to cut down...