People with strong handshake face lesser risk heart attack, stroke

Testing the strength hand's grip could be a life-saver, as new study has shown that it's the easier and affordable way to predict heart attack and stroke risk.

Glimpse silence of 'Nirbaak' through hand shadowgraphy
Glimpse silence of 'Nirbaak' through hand shadowgraphy

 Known for out-of-the-box thinking, national award winner Srijit Mukherji has used the rare art of hand shadowgraphy in the trailer for his forthcoming film "Nirbaak" (Speechless) for a poignant narration of the movie's four stories solely through the fluid movements of hands and fingers.

Diesel cemented his hand, footprints in Hollywood Boulevard
Diesel cemented his hand, footprints in Hollywood Boulevard

"Fast & Furious" star Vin Diesel was honoured at a ceremony in Hollywood Boulevard. He was accompanied by his girlfriend and his children as he left his hand and footprints, reported Ace Showbiz.

Algorithm allows amputee to use thought-powered bionic hand

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed an algorithm that enabled a man whose right hand had been amputated to grasp objects using a bionic hand controlled by his thoughts.

Johnny Depp injures hand on set of 'Pirates 5'
Johnny Depp injures hand on set of 'Pirates 5'

Hollywood star Johnny Depp is flying to the US for surgery after injuring his hand shooting 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' in Australia last weekend.

Azharuddin biopic: Emraan Hashmi hurts hand while training?
Azharuddin biopic: Emraan Hashmi hurts hand while training?

The serial kisser of Bollywood, Emraan Hashmi is all set to play one of the most talked about Indian cricketers, Mohammad Azharuddin in a biopic. The latest that has been reported about the actor is that, while training hard for the role, he injured himself.

Meet the teen who chopped off his own hand to get rid of internet addiction

A Chinese teenager was rushed to hospital after he took a drastic measure and cut off his own hand in an attempt to cure his internet addiction.

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben says bitten by crocodile
Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben says bitten by crocodile

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben offered a bizarre explanation for a mystery hand injury sustained at the team`s training base in Qatar on Saturday, saying he had been bitten by a crocodile.

Rare hand and larynx transplant facility in Kochi hospital awaits donors

A rare cadaver hand and larynx (voice box) transplant facility has come up at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) in Kochi, Kerala.

Froome confirms double fracture

Reigning Tour de France champion Chris Froome confirmed Friday he has fractures to his hand and wrist.

Magical `Aura` glove makes music with wave of hand

Engineering students have developed a new electronic musical instrument ` Aura`, which can create music by making hand gestures in the air.

Hide Lotuses in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh: Congress to EC

Notwithstanding the fact that it is trailing the ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh in pre-poll surveys, the Congress is finding blooming lotuses a roadblock in its quest for power.

Rise in hand, foot and mouth disease among children

Doctors in the Indian capital are seeing a sudden spurt in the number of cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) that afflicts mostly toddlers and children and spreads through saliva, mucus from the nose and even from faeces.

Now, first vaccine to protect kids against hand, foot and mouth disease

Chinese scientists have developed the first vaccine to protect children against a virus called enterovirus 71, or EV71, that causes the common and sometimes deadly hand, foot and mouth disease.

Soon your hand will also be your smartphone

Researchers from the University of Tokyo are in the process of developing a technology to put the mobile phone on the palm of your hand.

HIV infection weakened using synthetic agents

Despite drug therapy, HIV can hide within certain types of cells, where it reproduces at a slower rate and eventually gives rise to chronic inflammation.

Magical hand, not elephant eating up funds: BSP

Satish Chandra Mishra said, Magical hand is siphoning off funds and salting them away in foreign tax
havens.

Vietnam on alert as common virus kills 81 children

Since 2008, about 10,000 to 15,000 cases were reported per year.

Hand, foot, mouth disease kills 70 in Vietnam

A surging outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease has killed 70 people so far this year in Vietnam and infected more than 23,000, mostly children under 5.

Hand, foot, mouth disease kills 70 in Vietnam

A surging outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease has killed 70 people so far this year in Vietnam and infected more than 23,000, mostly children under 5.