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Do you know which facial features are most likely to be inherited? Researchers reveals it!

Do you know which facial features are most likely to be inherited? Researchers reveals it!

Researchers have found that the shapes of the end of the nose, the area above and below the lips, cheekbones and the inner corner of the eye are highly influenced by genetics.

Shocking! Husband and wife discover they are biological twins – Real or fake?

Shocking! Husband and wife discover they are biological twins – Real or fake?

A doctor at the clinic in Jackson, Mississippi, found out the astonishing connection through a routine DNA test.

Delhi twins drown in washing machine after mother left them playing as she stepped out briefly

Delhi twins drown in washing machine after mother left them playing as she stepped out briefly

In a freak incident, a pair of three-year-old twins drowned in a washing machine at their home after their mother left them playing as she stepped out briefly to purchase washing power from a nearby shop on Saturday, police said.

Twins delivered at 37 weeks' may prevent stillbirths: Study

Twins should be delivered at the 37th week of a mother's pregnancy period to reduce the risk of stillbirths and newborn deaths, say researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist.

Twins live longer than singletons

Having a twin brother or sister increases your chances of living a life longer than singletons, new research has found.

Overweight twins may up diabetes risk

During a follow-up period of on average 12.4 years, differences between the twins were compared when it comes to incidents of mortality, heart attack and type 2 diabetes.

Giant panda gives birth to twins in China

Giant panda gives birth to twins in China

A giant panda today gave birth to twins at a breeding center in China's southwest Sichuan province, the fifth pair of pandas born at the center this year. 

Study shows higher cancer risk among twins, siblings

In fraternal twins it amounted to a 37 per cent risk of developing cancer if a co-twin was diagnosed.

Birth rate of twins hits record high in US

Studies have shown that having children at an older age may increase the likelihood of having twins.

Mohammadpur Umri, UP: The mysterious village of twins

Mohammadpur Umri in Uttar Pradesh is the most mysterious village of look-alikes. This is what separates Mohammadpur Umri from other villages - it's a village full of twins. Out of a total population of 600, there are almost 33 pairs of twins here.

Splitting embryos to produce twins for IVF not viable

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority Code of Practice makes it clear that clinics should not produce embryos for in vitro fertilisation treatment by embryo splitting.