Friday, Aug 18, 2017 | Last Update : 09:42 PM IST

The proliferation of nilgai and wild boar is now endangering other wildlife.

Food cure: How sambar can prevent colon cancer

Sambar is not spicy, doesn’t affect the intestine lining and stops the development of carcinogen.

14 Aug 2017 2:11 AM

Good earth: Climate apocalypse not far away

Humankind is apparently way over the line with regard to climate change.

14 Aug 2017 2:08 AM

Holy cow: Meet the new Indian Idol

Cow dung has been considered sacred since time immemorial.

06 Aug 2017 2:25 AM

Body matters: New insights into the world of pain

The standard way that all medical students are taught, is that we respond to an acute noxious stimulus by withdrawing from contact with it.

06 Aug 2017 2:19 AM

Cryptic clue: The Nizam’s secret telegram— text, subtext and context

Last week, readers of DC got a chance to see a secret telegram sent in cipher by the Nizam.

06 Aug 2017 2:13 AM

Runversation: Samir’s feat to test limit of human endurance

Individuals who possess greater levels of self-belief are more willing to expend effort in the pursuit of their goals.

30 Jul 2017 2:30 AM

Deadly mix: Brewing faecal bacteria in your coffee cup?

In fact, 92 per cent of ice samples collected by the BMC from street vendors across Mumbai were found to be contaminated.

30 Jul 2017 2:26 AM

Line of duty: Free rations necessary

Ration allowance in lieu of rations for armed forces in peace areas will have a demoralising effect.

30 Jul 2017 2:17 AM

Cryptic clue: Crack the Nizam’s code

Fast forward to the time just before September of 1948, when Police Action in Hyderabad ended the Nizam’s brief independence.

30 Jul 2017 2:12 AM