The American Federation of Muslims of Indian Origin (AFMI) has honoured India-born entrepreneur and philanthropist, Frank Islam with the "Pride of India" award, the media reported on Monday.
More than 100 school girls in Afghanistan's western Herat province were hospitalised on Monday after falling ill, local officials said.
Toronto, Aug (IANS) A young Indo-Canadian boxer Eric Basran defeated the current Canadian champion and world medallist in an international tournament held earlier this month, the media reported on Monday.
The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) closed at $45.19 a barrel on Friday, compared to $42.37 on Thursday, the organisation's secretariat said.
The tendency to want food may be 'hard-wired' into the brain of overweight people, says a new study that supports the theory that brain mechanisms underlying obesity may be similar to those in substance addiction.
Knee or hip joint replacement surgery, known as arthroplasty, may put people at increased risk of heart attack immediately following the operation, warns a new study.
Probiotics may not protect critically ill people from superbugs or drug-resistant microbes, new research has found.
The hacking scandal at Ashley Madison online dating service has claimed the job of the CEO of the site's parent company Avid Life Media.
Indian whistle-blower bureaucrat Sanjiv Chaturvedi, who was on Monday conferred with the Ramon Magsaysay award by the Philippines president, said it was a tribute to all honest and sincere civil servants fighting against corruption.
The death toll in the warehouse explosions in China's Tianjin city has risen to 158 while 15 others still remain missing, rescue authorities said on Monday.