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Indore: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday congratulated Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) for a successful Saksham Cyclothon in Indore asserting that it has set a good example for fuel conservation."Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) and Indore Cycle Association organised a mega cyclothon. More than 30,000 people participated in it. Today's cyclothon set a ...
New Delhi: Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram while accusing the Union government of being "anti-consumer" said citizens are being "squeezed" due to the increasing petrol and diesel prices.In a series of tweets, the senior Congress Party leader said petrol and diesel must be brought under the ambit of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), as this would give the consumers a much-needed relief."Petrol ...
Tauranga (New Zealand), Jan 21 (IANS) India lost 1-2 to Belgium in the final of the first leg of the Four Nations Invitational Hockey Tournament at the Blake Park here on Sunday. Tom Boon's fourth-minute strike gave Belgium the lead but Mandeep Singh pulled India level in the 19th minute. Sébastien Dockier came up with the winning goal in the 36th minute for the Rio Olympic silver medallists. It ...
Coimbatore, Jan 20 (IANS) A Santu Singh free-kick handed Gokulam Kerala their second win of their first ever Hero I-League season against Chennai City at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Saturday. V Soundararajan replaced goalkeeper Uros Polijanec with Indian custodian Vigneshwaran Baskaran. Chennai's top scorer Jean-Micheal Joachim and Murilo Almeida combined upfront with support from an in-form ...
[India] January 21 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hit Maharashtra's Koyna today.As per the meteorological department, the earthquake occurred at 11:36 am.No casualties have been reported so far.Earlier on Saturday, a quake of magnitude 4.2 hit the Myanmar-India Border Region. (ANI) ...
[India], Jan 21 (ANI): Delhi Fire Services Director G C Mishra on Sunday said the fault in the electric wiring could be a reason behind the Bawana firecracker factory blaze.Talking with ANI, Mishra said that the reason behind the fire could only be confirmed once the probe is concluded.He further revealed that in all probability the building was recently constructed and there was no firefighting arrangement ...
[Afghanistan], Jan. 21 (ANI): At least eight people were killed in a roadside mine blast in western Afghanistan's Herat province on Saturday evening, the Tolonews reported."Eight people were killed in a roadside mine blast in Gulran district at around 10 pm. One person is also injured as well," the Tolonews quoted Herat Police Spokesperson Abdul Ahad Walizada as saying.The people were travelling in ...
[United States], Jan 21 (ANI): Pakistan is likely to face an existential crisis as a nation post its fallout with the United States over its ineffective counter-terrorism policies.Expressing this view in an article for the American Interest, Hussain Haqqani, Pakistan's former envoy to Washington said, "The withdrawal of American subsidies for Pakistan's pursuit of regional pre-eminence at the cost ...
A number of people from different sub sects of Hindu religion staged a demonstration in Coimbatore against legendary and National Award winning Tamil lyricist Vairamuthu. The reason for the protest against him is because of alleged remarks he made against a goddess Andal; they have demanded an apology from him. The depravity and blind hatred of DK Eli & TN cinema hack Vairamuthu of Hindus is revealed ...
The Supreme Court on May 2012 directed the then central government to phase out the Haj subsidy within 10 years. Now, the Modi led central government went through on that order and cancelled the subsidy. Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi announced that from this year there will be no subsidy for Haj. At the time of the order from the apex court in 2102, the centre spent over Rs. 600 crores ...
Aurangabad: Minister of State for Human Resource Development Satyapal Singh on Saturday claimed that Charles Darwin's Theory of Evolution was "scientifically wrong" and needed to be changed in all the educational curriculum."Our ancestors nowhere mentioned that they saw ape turning into a man. Darwin's theory is scientifically wrong and needs to be changed in schools and colleges. Since the time, a ...
New Delhi:The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday announced the poll dates for the Legislative Assembly elections in Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland. Polling in Tripura will take place on February 18 and Meghalaya and Nagaland on February 27. The results for all the three northeastern states will be declared on March 3. The assemblies in Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland have 60 seats each. The ...

Restoring blood flow to brain

2018-01-21 10:18:00

[USA], Jan. 21 (ANI): A study has recently suggested that an 'explosive evolution' of techniques can restore blood flow to areas of the brain endangered by stroke or clogged arteries.More recently, physicians have begun using minimally invasive endovascular techniques.Endovascular techniques do not require invasive open surgery. The physician employs catheters (thin tubes) that are guided through ...
[U.S.A.], Jan. 21 (ANI): Turns out, flu doesn't need coughing or sneezing for transmission. According to a new study, it was revealed influenza virus, commonly known as flu, can be transmitted through breathing, against all notions of contamination by exposure to droplets from coughs and sneezes.University of Maryland-led study published some new pieces of evidence for the about the airborne transmission. ...
London: Russian President Vladimir Putin does not have bad days because he is "not a woman", and would rather not shower next to a gay man because he wouldn't want to "provoke him".The Russian President's comments came in series of interviews with American film director Oliver Stone on topics ranging from geopolitics to gay rights and Edward Snowden."The Putin Interviews", a documentary comprised of ...
Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has banned training institutions from offering courses on Reiki therapy, the media reported on Tuesday. The ban covers 1,000 private training centres which will be monitored to ensure compliance, Xinhua news agency reported. The ban followed an order issued this month to stop all forms of Reiki therapy in Saudi Arabia. Reiki is an alternative therapy that is said to reduce stress ...
Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has declared the results of UPPCS prelims examinations. Candidates who had appeared for the same my check their results at the official website, uppsc.up.nic.in UPPSC had conducted the combined state/upper subordinate services preliminary examination on 24th September 2017 for a total of 677 vacancies.As per the commission estimates, a total of 4.5 lakh ...
The State Bank of India (SBI) has announced its latest recruitment notification to fill 8000 clerical vacancies at various branches across India.Candidates who wish to apply for the positions may submit their registrations online through the official website, sbi.co.in Post: Junior associates (Customer support and sales) Vacancies: Regular vacancies – 7200 Backlog vacancies - 1101 Important ...


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