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Researchers suggest how new test can help cystic fibrosis patients

Washington , November 15 (ANI): To assess the effectiveness of novel medicines and gauge the severity of the deadly disease cystic fibrosis, researchers have...

Work on fluid mechanics, constitutional law, human behaviour — Infosys Prize winners announced

The 14th Infosys Prize was conferred on other awardees for contributions to algebraic number theory, governance and accountability, and the study of galaxies.

Study finds why cancer patients ask about complementary therapies before treatment

Washington , November 15 (ANI): According to a recent study, nearly two-thirds of cancer patients want to learn more about complementary therapies like exercise,...

‘Vaccines: Injecting Hope’ — science exhibition narrates story of India’s Covid journey

The exhibition also showcases an art installation, which was commissioned by the British Council as part of the ‘India/UK Together Season of Culture’.

Researchers find how HIV evades immunity, drugs

Washington , November 15 (ANI): Researchers at Duke Health have reported that an immune response that likely evolved to help fight infections appears to...

Ubiquitous nutrients suppress appetite and promote movement

Washington , November 14 (ANI): In experiments on mice, researchers show that non-essential amino acids act as appetite suppressants and promote the urge to...

Statin use affects prostate cancer screening results

Washington , November 14 (ANI): Prostate cancer screening results differ in men taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs compared with non-users, a study finds. In statin...

Researchers reveal why replanted tropical trees don’t survive for long

Washington , November 14 (ANI): According to recent research, the majority of trees planted in efforts to restore tropical and subtropical forests do not...

Total knee replacement in patients under 21 evaluated in new study

Washington , November 14 (ANI): Trends in the use of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in patients under 21 in the United States have recently...

Coral select algae partnerships to ease environmental stress

Washington , November 13 (ANI): Corals live symbiotically with a variety of microscopic algae that provide most of the energy corals require, and some...

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...

Defence

The Defence Services Staff College in Wellington | Image credit: dssc.gov.in

In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.