Vitamin E can modify pneumonia risk in older men

London , Oct 28

Depending on lifestyle choices, taking vitamin E supplements for boosting immunity can have different effects on modifying the risk of pneumonia in older men, a study has found.

Feast on Middle East treats this Diwali

New Delhi , Oct 28

So much about Diwali is about food. Its about eating, feasting and celebrating with delicious, home-cooked food. But producing exciting new, exotic recipes during this festive time can be challenging -- and so we decided to make life easier for you!

Vitamin D for pregnant women should be tailor-made

London , Oct 28

Pregnant women respond differently to vitamin D supplementation depending on their individual attributes, thus the supplement levels should be tailored according to individual risk factors, suggests a research.

Himachal declared free of open defecation

Shimla , Oct 28

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday declared the state free of open defecation under the 'Swachh Bharat Mission', thereby ensuring a clean state.

Dhanteras spells 'Gold Rush' in Mumbai

Mumbai , Oct 28

This year, the auspicious 'Dhanteras' has spelt 'gold rush' for the gold, gems and jewellery traders with huge crowds thronging retail outlets for festive season purchases, industry players said here on Friday.

Indian origin bus driver killed in Australia

Sydney , Oct 28

A 29-year-old bus driver of Indian origin was burnt to death on Friday while sitting behind the wheel in a shocking and senseless attack in Australia's Queensland state.