Pet

Having a pet may reduce risk of childhood eczema, asthma

Having a pet may reduce risk of childhood eczema, asthma

Although eczema is commonly found in infants, many people don't know there is a progression from eczema to food allergies to nasal allergies and asthma

Oct 27, 2017, 18:51 PM IST
Sleeping with pet in bed affects quality of sleep

Sleeping with pet in bed affects quality of sleep

According to researchers, do not let your canines crawl under the covers with you. The sleep benefit extends only to having dogs in your bedroom, not in your bed, as adults who snuggled up to their pups in bed sacrificed quality sleep.

Sep 08, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

Supreme Court dismisses petition seeking CBI probe into Madhya Pradesh - Pre Engineering Test

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed petition seeking Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to investigate into admission of Madhya Pradesh-Pre Engineering Test (PET) which was held in 2012-13.

Feb 23, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Called by dog's name? Shows dog's place in family!

Called by dog's name? Shows dog's place in family!

Don't be surprised if your mother sometimes calls you by the name of your pet dog. It only shows how integral the dog is to the family, suggests new research that has found that wrong name due to the slip of the tongue is usually plucked from the same relationship category.

May 17, 2016, 14:06 PM IST

Plastic bottles safe for packing drugs, NGT told

There is no conclusive evidence to suggest that use of PET or additive like antimony for pharmaceutical packaging may leach substances beyond limits that pose threat to human health.

Mar 14, 2016, 23:52 PM IST

Home cleaning tips for pet owners

Owning a pet is like having a small child at home. No matter how many times you remove those urine stains or spend time keeping the house clean and organised, your furry friend always finds a way to mess it up.

Jul 07, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

Virtual reality to treat alcoholism: Study

There is new hope for heavy boozers who want to quit drinking. A 'virtual-reality' therapy may help people with alcohol-dependence reduce the craving for their favourite tipple, says a new study.

Jun 25, 2015, 18:10 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh HRD minister releases DSC results

Results of the District Selection Committee (DSC-2014) for 10,313 posts of government teachers in Andhra Pradesh were announced here on Tuesday.

Jun 03, 2015, 00:20 AM IST
Chris Pratt on leaving behind pet fat guy roles

Chris Pratt on leaving behind pet fat guy roles

Actor Chris Pratt, who will be next seen in "Jurassic World", says there was a time when he earned his living by playing the pet fat guy in movies and people saw right through him at Hollywood events.

May 19, 2015, 13:32 PM IST
Kelly Osbourne takes pet along for new Disney series

Kelly Osbourne takes pet along for new Disney series

Singer-actress Kelly Osbourne has been seen taking her dog Nancy to work with her as she records her voice parts for the new series of "The 7D".

May 13, 2015, 13:52 PM IST
Michael Jackson's pet crocodiles, alligators meet 'tragic end' in zoo fire

Michael Jackson's pet crocodiles, alligators meet 'tragic end' in zoo fire

Crocodiles and alligators, which were once owned by legendary musicianMichael Jackson, have been "boiled to death" in a suspected arson attack.

Apr 04, 2015, 20:40 PM IST
Meet Shahid Kapoor's new family member!

Meet Shahid Kapoor's new family member!

Bollywood heartthrob Shahid Kapoor has every reason to smile. He recently bagged the Black lady for his performance in and as 'Haider' and now has a new addition to his family.

Feb 24, 2015, 16:37 PM IST
Has Justin Bieber abandoned his pet Karma?

Has Justin Bieber abandoned his pet Karma?

Singer Justin Bieber has reportedly been accused by a dog trainer for abandoning his pet dog Karma.

Dec 01, 2014, 16:29 PM IST
Can your dog win your true love?

Can your dog win your true love?

You may take your dog for morning walks or to a vet when it feels sick but your canine may not get the kind of love you shower on your kid, found a small yet significant study.

Oct 15, 2014, 18:11 PM IST
Mums respond to pets just like they do to their babies

Mums respond to pets just like they do to their babies

A new research has revealed the neurobiological basis of human-pet relationship, suggesting that women respond to their pets in the same way they do to their babies.

Oct 04, 2014, 12:32 PM IST

Ian Somerhalder, Nikki Reed adopt horse

Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed have adopted a horse together, just weeks after they started dating.

Aug 06, 2014, 11:19 AM IST

Gaga introduces new pet to fans

Singer Lady Gaga has introduced her French bulldog named Asia to fans.

Apr 29, 2014, 19:25 PM IST

Miley Cyrus gives up new dog

Songstress Miley Cyrus has given her new pet Moonie to a family friend.

Apr 15, 2014, 12:52 PM IST

Kelly Osbourne sprains jaw

`Fashion Police` host Kelly Osbourne has sprained her jaw following an accidental head butt from her pet bulldog William.

Oct 10, 2013, 12:21 PM IST

Industry welcomes dismissal of PILs demanding ban on PET

The PET industry has welcomed the dismissal of Public Interest Litigations (PILs) demanding ban on use of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) - the transparent inert universally food contact approved material - as a packaging material.

Oct 07, 2013, 17:56 PM IST