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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.

James Franco to play twin role in porn drama

James Franco to play twin role in porn drama

Actor James Franco will play twin brothers on an upcoming HBO porn drama titled "The Deuce".

Arnold Schwarzenegger confirms 'Twins' sequel

Arnold Schwarzenegger confirms 'Twins' sequel

Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger has confirmed that a sequel to the 1988 comedy film "Twins" is on the cards with Danny DeVito and Eddie Murphy.

Kim Kardashian expecting twins?

Kim Kardashian expecting twins?

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West is reportedly expecting twins. The "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star is believed to have had two eggs fertilised, reported MTV online.

Mariah Carey not planning to get back with Nick Cannon

Mariah Carey not planning to get back with Nick Cannon

 Mariah Carey has made it clear, she is not getting back with Nick Cannon.

Smoking and genetics can boost mother's chances to have twins: Study

A new study has revealed that African American mothers who smoke and have a specific genetic profile can boost their chances to have twins.

UK experts positive about surgery for conjoined twins

A new ray of hope emerged on Saturday for 11-year-old twins born with the tops of their heads joined together as a team of leading surgeons from the UK came forward to perform surgery and sounded optimistic about separating them successfully.

J Lo's twin kids helped her get past 'break-up'

J Lo's twin kids helped her get past 'break-up'

 Jennifer Lopez has revealed that it's her twins who helped her get over her separation.

Zoe Saldana skips 2015 Golden Globes for twins

Zoe Saldana skips 2015 Golden Globes for twins

New mother Zoe Saldana chose to relax at home with her newborn sons rather attending the 72nd Golden Globe Awards.

'Twins' sequel is paused: Josh Gad

'Twins' sequel is paused: Josh Gad

Actor Josh Gad, best known for voicing Olaf in 'Frozen', has revealed that he has completed a script for a sequel to Twins but the project has been paused.

Ashish Chowdhry names twins Salara, Sammah

Actor Ashish Chowdhry has named his twin daughters Salara and Sammah.

Zoe Saldana welcomes twins

Zoe Saldana welcomes twins

'Gaurdians of the Galaxy' star Zoe Saldana has welcomed twin sons with artist husband Marco Perego.

I always wanted three daughters: Ashish Chowdhry

Actor Ashish Chowdhry, who has recently become a father to twin girls, says he always desired to have three daughters.