A man, said to be a Tamil Nadu police sub-inspector, allegedly beat up his daughter on a street here with about 50 people simply watching it with pictures of the incident posted on a Facebook page by a techie going viral.
Controversial game show 'Bigg Boss' season 8 has seen some of the most unimagined twists and turns. The inmates who initially came across as coy as compared to the former contestants, gave a befitting reply to the critics (with their fights and unwanted abuses).
Etienne Simon-Loriere of the Pasteur Institut in Paris has his fingers crossed. He is heading to West Africa on Sunday to inspect blood samples gathered from Ebola patients in Guinea in hopes of tracing the path of the virus in the country where the current outbreak began.
Taking antibiotics does not help patients suffering from influenza, a viral disease, but nearly 30 percent of the flu patients who were treated during the 2012-2013 influenza season in the US may have been prescribed unnecessary antibiotics instead of antiviral therapy, says a study.
Humans carry in their genome the relics of an animal virus that infected their forerunners at least 40 million years ago, according to research published Wednesday by the British science journal Nature.