Ebola vaccine worked in monkeys, Next target…

April 11, 2015 0

A new Ebola vaccine may be trialled in humans after eight macaques immunized experimentally did not succumb to the deadly infection, whereas two unvaccinated monkeys did. And in a separate development, research into the biological […]

AP Encounter: 20 TN labourers killed

April 8, 2015 0

20 people were gunned down in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor district in a police operation said to be against Red Sanders smugglers that came under severe attack from the government and political parties in neighbouring Tamil […]

After Beef, now govt plans to ban Mutton

April 7, 2015 0

Asking the Maharashtra government why animals like goats do not figure in its ban on cattle slaughter, the Bombay High Court on Monday mooted a licence policy by which import of meat of cows and […]

Dust storm hits UP, kills 14

April 4, 2015 0

The severe dust storm that hit many parts of Uttar Pradesh on Friday has left behind a trail of devastation and death and officials on Saturday confirmed death of more than 14 people. Besides, over […]

147 University students killed in Kenya

April 3, 2015 0

At least 147 people, mostly students, have been killed in an assault by al-Shabab militants on a university in north-eastern Kenya. Heavily armed attackers stormed Garissa University early on Thursday, killing two security guards then […]

Mustafa Kamal resigns as ICC President

April 1, 2015 0

Mustafa Kamal has decided to quit as the President of International Cricket Council (ICC) in the wake of the Cricket World Cup trophy handing over controversy between him and the ICC. While addressing journalists Kamal […]

Arun Jaitley gets ‘Z-Plus’ security

March 31, 2015 0

Security of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has been upgraded to topmost Z-plus category and he will now be guarded by paramilitary commandos drawn from Central Industrial Security Force (CISF). The move to increase Jaitley’s […]

Small Tsunami generated after strong Earthquake

March 30, 2015 0

A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, generating a small tsunami and frightening locals near the epicenter, but prompting no reports of damage or injuries. A tsunami of […]

ISRO: IRNSS-1D satellite launching today

March 28, 2015 0

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch India’s latest navigation satellite, the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)-1D from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota on Saturday. The 1,425 kg satellite will be […]

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