Had a great fall? Blame the bug, not the rug

 As per a recent study, people who end up in the emergency room because of a fall often are tripped up by an infection, rather than a loose throw rug or poor eyesight.

Demi Lovato falls while performing at pool party
Demi Lovato falls while performing at pool party

Singer Demi Lovato had a nasty fall during a performance at a pool party, but she took it in good spirit and made fun of herself later.

Priyanka Chopra's 'Quantico' to air this fall
Priyanka Chopra's 'Quantico' to air this fall

 Actress Priyanak Chopra's debut American TV project "Quantico" is set to air this fall.

Oil price fall allows states to 'reassess fiscal policies': G20

The recent sharp decline in oil prices will provide "some boost" to global growth and should allow states to "reassess" fiscal policies to sustain activity, the G20 leading economies said in a draft communique Tuesday.

Samsung Elec 2015 dividend payout likely less than 2014: Source

The total amount of dividends paid by South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is likely to fall this year from 2014

Oil price fall exacerbated by hedging, energy firms' debt: BIS

Hedging and energy firms' high debt level play a part in oil's dramatic fall since mid-2014.

Playing catch helps prevent falls in the older adults

A new study has demonstrated that a simple training exercise of catching a weighted medicine ball can improve balance and may help prevent falls in the older adults.

Gujarat: 4-year-old girl survives even after falling off a building

Gujarat: 4-year-old girl survives even after falling off a building.

Liam Neeson`s nephew suffers head injury after fall

`Taken` star Liam Neeson`s nephew is being treated in a hospital for a serious head injury he sustained after a fall during a night out with friends in Brighton, East Sussex.

`Kissing` teenagers fall from 6th floor, die in London

In a bizarre accident, two teenage foreign students in the UK fell to their deaths from the sixth floor of a building while "kissing" and "frolicking" on the balcony.

Auto production, sales in China dips to 4.4 per cent in May

The automobile production and sales in China has dropped 4.4 per cent in May from April this year, marking the second month-on-month decline in a row in the world`s biggest automobile market, an industry group said today.

Woman`s fatal fall from US roller coaster probed

A woman who died while riding a roller coaster at an amusement park in Texas fell from the ride, a police sergeant has said.

UK toddler survives 20ft fall with barely a scratch

A UK toddler narrowly escaped death, surviving a 20-feet fall after he bounced off his bed and fell through the window of his house.

Man survives plunge from 15th floor in New Zealand

A man was recovering in a hospital today after surviving a plunge from the 15th floor of his New Zealand apartment building.

Toddler falls eight storeys, survives due to snow

The child apparently opened a window of his room, leaned out and fell when his mother left him unattended.

Ranveer Singh injured on the sets of ‘Gunday’

Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh injured his face after falling from a height while shooting for a dance sequence in Aditya Chopra’s ‘Gunday’.

‘Sharp fall in child sex ratio in many states’

Voicing concern, Union minister
Krishna Tirath said child sex ratio has seen sharp fall
in many states cutting across the rural-urban divide.

Japanese baby boy survives fall from 10th floor

A one-year-old Japanese baby miraculously survived a ten-floor fall after he was
deliberately pushed down by his father from their apartment.

Infant falls into borewell in AP; rescue on

A one-year-old boy fell into a borewell while playing near his house at a village in Andhra Pradesh`s Mahabubnagar district on Wednesday, police said.

Stone slab falls in Jagannath Temple

A stone slab weighing a tonne
loosened and fell from the roof of the western entrance of the
800-year-old Sri Jagannath temple.