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New Delhi: Search engine giant Google marked Children's Day on Wednesday with a doodle made by an Indian student.

The artwork, titled 'Galaxy, space...

Washington: Using low-cost indoor air purifiers may help protect at-risk people from the adverse health effects of air pollution, a study claims.

London: More than 1.7 million children in India are likely to die of pneumonia by 2030, despite the infection being easily treatable, a global study released...

Boston: Scientists have designed a portable and low-cost diagnostic tool, utilising a cell phone and nanotechnology, which can detect HIV and monitor its...

Los Angeles: Scientists have identified a common pattern of brain activity behind bad mood, an advance that could help develop new therapies for depression and...

Washington: Scientists are using gold nanoparticles that act as tumour-seeking missiles to target prostate cancer, in a first-of-its-kind clinical trial.

Washington: Spending too much time on social media sites like Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram can impact your well-being, making you depressed and lonely, a...

Beijing: Exposure to sources of outdoor pollution such as vehicle exhausts, and industrial emissions can increase a child's risk of developing autism spectrum...

New Delhi: Getting into spring cleaning and tying yourself into knots of sentimentality over what to throw and what to keep?

Berlin: Zinc may protect from oxidative stress when taken together with a component found in foodstuffs such as wine, coffee, tea and chocolate, a study claims...

Washington: An online intervention programme can help prevent depressive episodes among adolescents who are most at risk, a study has found.

Massachusetts: A recent US study claiming that radio-frequency radiation emitted by cell phones causes cancer in rats does not apply to humans, according to...

Washington: Compounds derived from coconut oil are better than DEET at preventing disease transmission and discomfort associated with insect bites, according...

Los Angeles: A low-fat diet may help increase the cancer survival rate of obese children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, the most common childhood cancer, a...

New Delhi: Selfie fads have often resulted in deaths and serious accidents but now there is an app that will alert people about the danger lurking around while...

New York: Do you feel guilty about late night snacking that can lead to weight gain? Switching to a protein-filled snack like cottage cheese may help, a study...

Sydney: Two male penguins who paired up as a "same-sex couple" have successfully incubated a baby chick and are "doting" on their tiny offspring, an Australian...

London: Mothers-to-be, take note! Smoking during pregnancy can put your child at risk attaining puberty early, a study has found. The study, published in the...

Washington: People continue to stay in unsatisfying romantic relationships because they believe that leaving would be bad for their partners, a study suggests...

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