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450 arrests at Notting Hill fest

The London police says it has made 454 arrests during the two-day Notting Hill Carnival as stabbings and drug offenses mar the Caribbean-inspired street party.

Indian-origin retired major returns honour in protest: UK

A former Indian-origin soldier-turned-politician in the UK has returned his Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in protest against what he feels is the misuse of the hono

Vaping may be as bad as smoking

Vaping may be as bad for your heart as smoking, according to a new study which suggests that electronic cigarettes are “far more dangerous” than previously thought.

Mediterranean diet cuts death risk in heart patients

The Mediterranean diet, which includes vegetables, fish, fruits and nuts, may reduce the risk of death in patients with a history of cardiovascular disease, a new study has claimed.

Buckingham Palace seeks housekeeper

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II is seeking a housekeeper to clean and care for the historic vases and irreplaceable paintings at Buckingham Palace to “the highest standard.”

‘World’s oldest man’ says ready to die

Mbah Gotho

An Indonesian man who claims to be an incredible 145 years old may be the oldest person in the world ever.

Markets stir as Yellen eyes case for rate rise

European stock markets stirred Friday at the end of a tranquil week as Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen indicated there was a case for raising US interest rates.

Disrupted sleep may up risk of suicide

Staying awake at night and a prolonged failure to achieve a good night’s sleep may increase the risk of suicidal thoughts and attempts, a new study has warned.

Is psychosis linked with low exercise levels?

Physical activity can help reduce cardiovascular disease and premature mortality risk in people with psychological problems, scientists say.

Prince William misses mother every day

A file photograph of the late Princess Diana with sons Harry (left) and William.

Britain’s Prince William has spoken about missing his mother Princess Diana “every day” since she was killed in a Paris car crash on August 31, 1997.

With Rajnath Singh visiting the Valley to interact with key constituents of the populace and Prime Minister Narendra Modi talking of a permanent solution within the four walls of the Constitution, New

Haryana wears its heart and mind on its sleeve. There is a lot of brawn and bravado but little guile here.