Fish

Exclusive: From helping in weight loss to boosting immunity - 5 reasons to consume high quality protein

Protein is one of the four fundamental macromolecular components of the human body. Made up of innumerable amino acids linked together, protein is what gives cells the power to function at their best. All the important functions of the body need 1 or more proteins.

Aug 11, 2021, 11:13 AM IST

Top brain-boosting food for kids

The brain, like the rest of the body, absorbs nutrients from the food we eat. Therefore, it is very important for kids to consume highly-nutritious food which are brain-boosters.

Jun 02, 2021, 15:04 PM IST

What the fish! Over 100-year-old 2-metre-long lake sturgeon caught in US, pic goes viral

The Alpena Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office called it 'a once in a lifetime catch' and said that this fish is one of the largest lake sturgeon ever recorded in the US.

May 04, 2021, 12:53 PM IST

Delhi: Son-in-law fed poison to in-laws, mother-in-law and sister-in-law dead

In Delhi's Indrapuri area, the son-in-law fed his in-laws with poison in fish. After which the sister-in-law and mother-in-law died, while the wife's condition is critical.

Mar 26, 2021, 08:24 AM IST

No link between formalin-laced fish and cancer: Goa Minister

The controversy involving use of formalin -- a carcinogenic chemical used to preserve cadavers in morgues -- in fish erupted in July last year, after an FDA team found traces of formalin in fish being sold in a South Goa fish market during a raid.

Aug 01, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

J&K produces 20,000 tonnes of fish annually

J&K has tremendous potential in the fisheries sector and it can become a modern, world class industry as there is 50,000 hectares of water area in the state.

Jul 19, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

Deshhit: After Rains, Fish Seen Swimming In ICU in Bihar's Hospital

After Rains, Fish Seen Swimming In ICU in Bihar's NMCH Hospital

Jul 10, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

Three new species of fish discovered 4 miles below Pacific

A team of 40 scientists recently discovered three species of fish in Atacama Trench.

Sep 14, 2018, 11:29 AM IST

More than 100 fish bones removed from Chinese man's rectum

In the two-hour procedure, doctors worked to pull around 100 of the needle-like bones from the man's anus.

Mar 12, 2018, 15:26 PM IST

Scientists discover ancient fish species and they have a 10-year-old boy to thank

The fossil, Candelarhynchus padillai, is about 90 million years old and has no modern relatives, said Oksana Vernygora from the University of Alberta in Canada.

Feb 02, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

Fish containing omega-3 more effective in cancer prevention than flaxseeds

There are three types of Omega-3 fatty acids: a-linolenic acid (ALA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). 

Jan 27, 2018, 16:05 PM IST

New population of 'walking fish' found in Tasmania

The habitat of this second colony of handfish is small within a radius of 20 metres because instead of swimming they walk on the seafloor.

Jan 24, 2018, 19:05 PM IST

Humans share fish genes that aid in repairing spinal cord

The fish specie can fully recover from a severed spinal cord without medication or other treatment. They can go from paralysis to full swimming behaviours in 10 to 12 weeks.

Jan 15, 2018, 19:12 PM IST

Eating fish every week boosts kids' IQ, says study

Increased fish consumption is associated with fewer disturbances of sleep.

Jan 02, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

Scientists discover new species of blind fish inside dark Meghalaya cave

The fish sample was collected from small stagnant pools, a few square meters in area and about 1-2 m in depth, about 1,600 feet from the main entrance of the cave.

Dec 28, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

The identity of the 'world's heaviest bony fish' has finally been clarified

As per the researchers, female Mola alexandrini specimen of 2,300 kilogram and 2.72 meter caught off the Japanese coast in 1996 as the heaviest bony fish ever recorded, and not, as originally thought, Mola mola ocean sunfish species.

Dec 06, 2017, 18:24 PM IST

This robot can 'spy' on fish, swim and communicate with them

Scientists have developed a new miniature robot that can swim with fish, communicate with them and make them change direction.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

Will ban retail sale of fishes by Lamanis in Goa: Vijai Sardesai

The Karnataka-origin Lamani community is into fish retail business and also in other coastal trades like selling tourist items etc, on the beach side.

Oct 03, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Noise pollution makes fish vulnerable to predators: Study

As many as 450 fish were tested in shoals of four individuals each in an aquarium.

Sep 27, 2017, 18:41 PM IST