Toronto, Aug 9 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a protein that mimics exercise and tricks the heart into growing in a healthy way and pumping more blood, a finding that can aid in developing treatments for heart failure patients.
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Twitter on Wednesday announced the world's first creator-based video relay which will feature more than 24 hours of continuous content from nearly 40 creators across the globe -- including seven prominent personalities from India.
Bengaluru, Aug 8 (IANS) Leading watch and jewellery maker Titan would foray into the US market on the e-tailer Amazon.com, said its Chief Executive S. Ravikant on Tuesday.
New York, Aug 8 (IANS) Living near fast-food restaurants and supermarkets hardly has any impact on an individual's body mass index, suggests new research.
New York, Aug 8 (IANS) A mobile programme of informational videos and messages may improve parents' adherence to safe sleep practices for infants, new research has found.
New York, Aug 8 (IANS) Middle-aged persons who have cardiovascular health risk factors, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and are also current smokers, have a greater chance of suffering from dementia later in life, researchers have warned.
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) US President Donald Trump tweeted on Monday that he was working hard from his golf club in New Jersey, after being criticized for taking a vacation, and said his base of voters was growing despite the fake news against him.
Paris, Aug 7 (IANS/AKI) Unesco chief Irina Bokova on Monday condemned the recent killings of two Iraqi TV reporters, calling such slayings "an intolerable war crime".
San Francisco, Aug 7 (IANS) US researchers have identified biomarkers associated with the severity of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), which may help lead to a diagnostic blood test.
New York, Aug 7 (IANS) Teenagers in the US today are working less, having less sex and are far less happy than previous generations because of increased use of smartphones, says a social psychologist who has been researching generational differences for 25 years.
New York, Aug 7 (IANS) Besides biological factors that primarily drive risk-taking and law-breaking attitude among teenagers, culture too may play a key role in shaping criminal mindset among them, a study has showed.
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Women and children from various segments of society on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official residence here and tied 'rakhi' on his wrist on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.
Sydney, Aug 7 (IANS) Researchers have found that cigarette butts can be safely disposed of by sealing them up inside roads and paths, an advance that could not only solve a huge waste problem but would also be useful in reducing the urban heat island effect common in cities.
Toronto, Aug 7 (IANS) At a time of rising rates of opioid overdose and addiction, new research by an Indian-origin scientist reveals that its use is more common among cancer survivors than in individuals without a history of cancer.