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Indian man gets 33 months jail for smuggling drugs to US

Ramesh Buchirajam Akkela aka Ramesh Bhai, 44, of Mumbai was arrested in Panama earlier this year and extradited to the US on Thursday.

17 Mar 2018 3:31 PM

Diet to boost fertility in women

A long, hard look at your habits is generally required for the women to have an uncomplicated pregnancy followed by smooth delivery.

12 Mar 2018 6:59 PM

Study: Cholesterol drug lowers risk of death, heart attack

A newer cholesterol drug might persuade insurers to cover the pricey treatment more often.

12 Mar 2018 8:01 AM

Parents fear social media more than drugs

Parent's number one concern was education and study stress among their children

11 Mar 2018 4:26 PM

Dry Bihar struggles to curb drugs menace

Heroin, cannabis replace liquor in parties to cut chances of getting caught.

10 Mar 2018 4:38 AM


Bihar: Arrah jail inmates indulge in drugs, use cellphones in jail, video viral

The video is being probed and strict action will be taken once its authenticity is proven.

09 Mar 2018 8:09 PM

Antibiotics influence cancer treatment efficacy

Here is what a new study has found.

04 Mar 2018 9:33 AM

Mumbai: 3, including 2 foreign nationals, arrested with drugs

Contraband like mephedrone and ecstacy drug worth Rs 2.1 lakh were seized from them.

02 Mar 2018 5:29 PM

Ohio accuses drug distributors of helping fuel opioid epidemic

Opioids were involved in more than 42,000 overdose deaths in the US in 2016.

28 Feb 2018 1:26 PM

Lilly breast cancer drug wins expanded US approval

The expanded approval was based on a late-stage study.

27 Feb 2018 6:56 PM


Indian-origin men among gangs using drugs, alcohol to sexually abuse UK women

A police operation called Sanctuary published a review based on which a report was drawn.

24 Feb 2018 6:12 PM

New drug may extend women's fertility by six years

The researchers used a microscopic worm, Caenorhabditis elegans (C elegans), to study longevity. 

24 Feb 2018 1:57 PM

Imprisoned suspected drug dealer hasn’t used loo for 34 days

Drug suspect who has broken Brit record for spending most days in custody without using lavatory is given another five days to do needful.

21 Feb 2018 4:09 PM

How this drug could repair binge drinking brain damage

Here is what a new study has found.

19 Feb 2018 2:03 PM

US FDA looks to pave way for earlier-stage Alzheimer's drugs

Medicines tested to treat Alzheimer’s have had a dismal track record.

16 Feb 2018 10:28 AM


Marijuana's 4/20 holiday tied to rise in fatal car crashes: Study

The study lacks evidence on whether pot was involved in any of the April 20 crashes.

13 Feb 2018 9:10 AM

In diabetes war, Novo Nordisk aims to break mold with new pill

Denmark’s Novo Nordisk wants to prove it can transform the diabetes market with a pill.

07 Feb 2018 2:00 PM

Old drug may have new tricks to fight cancer

Cancer-fighting drugs take decades to develop.

05 Feb 2018 6:58 PM

Taking herbal remedies with prescription drugs may be harmful

Here is what a new study has found.

05 Feb 2018 12:24 PM

This popular med may prevent severe disease's relapse

The study stated that Cetirizine is safe, well-tolerated, and may help prevent relapses in NMO.

04 Feb 2018 4:09 PM