China hospital offers men to experience 'labour pains'

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: It's indeed true that a women gets a new life after she delivers a baby. But, it's not that easy. In an unusual news, a hospital in China is offering fathers-to-be a chance to get a taste of labour pains.

Tiny part of brain which tracks expectations about nasty events identified

A recent study has identified the half-pea-sized human brain portion called habenula, which tracks negative expectations like painful electric shocks and shows how bad things could get.

New mental health bill to ban electric shocks

The right of mentally-ill patients to decide their mode of treatment, decriminalising suicide for them and a ban on electric shock treatment without anaesthesia are some of the provisions of the new mental health bill.

New mental health bill bans electric shocks, gives right to treatment

The right of mentally-ill patients to decide their mode of treatment, decriminalising suicide for them and a ban on electric shock treatment without anaesthesia are some of the progressive provisions of the new mental health bill proposed by the Indian government.

SC upholds conviction of cops for giving electric shocks

Taking a serious view of
custodial violence by police, the Supreme Court has upheld the
five year sentence awarded to five police personnel for
killing a person in custody through electric shocks on his
scrotum.