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Humans enjoyed blue cheese and beer 2,700 years ago: study

Scientists made the discovery by analyzing samples of human excrement found at the heart of the Hallstatt mine in the Austrian Alps

14 Oct 2021 10:55 AM

Liquor delivery now at your doorstep in Chhattisgarh as web portal, app launched to avoid crowding

The government launched the portal and app after a large number of people queued up outside wine shops, flouting physical distancing norms

05 May 2020 5:47 PM

Ginologists in South Africa giving gin a local flavour

South Africa slings back the fynbos-flavoured gin, after seeing 50 per cent increase in consumption.

29 Jun 2019 1:06 PM

Reduce alcohol intake to lower risk of breast cancer

Cutting down on regular alcohol consumption by women can reduce risk of breast cancer.

19 Jun 2019 3:27 PM

India getting drunk more than ever before

China, India contribute to the growing global alcohol thirst according to the latest study by The Lancet journal.

08 May 2019 3:01 PM


Liquor death: Villagers vandalise shops

Anti-liquor protest in Khurda erupted on Monday after the death of a person at Haladia village.

26 Feb 2019 2:27 AM

Daily yoga practice improves sperm quality: AIIMS study

This could be explained by increase in levels of certain chemicals which increase neuroplasticity.

11 Jun 2018 1:41 PM

The wonders frequent sauna could do!

Frequent sauna bathing is associated with a reduced risk of stroke.

07 May 2018 8:18 PM

Report shows beer consumption in India as lowest in Asia

The low consumption is due to reasons like conservative attitudes, licensing regulations and restrictions on the sale of alcohol.

23 Mar 2018 8:57 PM

Letting kids to taste alcohol may up drinking related risks

Early sipping represents what is often a child's first direct experience with drinking.

04 Mar 2018 1:01 PM


Women are consuming alcohol, Goa CM's 'tolerance level crossed'

Parrikar also accused the youth in Goa of shying away from hard work, therefore majorly applying for government jobs.

10 Feb 2018 8:38 AM

Rising fitness trend sees Russians reduce drinking and smoking

The most recent WHO figures show Russian adults drinking an average of 12.2 litres of pure alcohol a year, a 20 percent decrease from 2012.

16 Jan 2018 6:05 PM

5 die on consuming illicit liquor in Bihar post-alcohol ban; SHO suspended

Shahabad Deputy Inspector General of Police said strict action will also be taken against the excise department.

28 Oct 2017 12:52 PM

Text programme may help pregnant women quit smoking: study

Here what researchers found.

02 Oct 2017 4:47 PM


Consuming alcohol with controlled diet can prevent liver problems

Alcoholic liver disease is a global health burden and refers to a disease spectrum including hepatomegaly and simple fatty liver.

26 Sep 2017 8:04 PM

Science Says: How repeated head blows affect the brain

Here's what is known about the condition.

07 Sep 2017 2:11 PM