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Now, Harvard Business Review terms PM Narendra Modi's massive election win as 'Bollywood blockbuster'

It was March 1 when Prime Minister Narendra Modi mocked economists in UP's Maharajganj in a rally and said "hard work is more powerful than Harvard".

Mar 15, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

Chemical exposure to foetal mammary gland can up breast cancer risk

The findings of the animal study showed that BPA directly affects the mammary gland of mouse embryos.

Apr 03, 2016, 12:37 PM IST

Voice-controlled nutrition app may help you lose weight

This week researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology will be presenting a web-based prototype of their speech-controlled nutrition-logging system at the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing in Shanghai.

Mar 25, 2016, 19:05 PM IST

Mediterranean diet cuts blindness risk by 26 percent

Regular consumption of oily fish and vegetables seemed to give most of the protection.

Nov 16, 2015, 10:17 AM IST

Tell kids to shun one sugary drink a week for 'good' cholesterol

Reducing the intake of sugary drinks by one serving a week for an year can increase “good” cholesterol levels in children.

Sep 03, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Artificial intelligence solves 100-year-old biology problem

An artificial intelligence (AI) system has solved a 100-year-old mystery of how a flatworm regenerates its body parts, an advance which suggests that computers may one day independently invent scientific ideas.

Jun 08, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Restaurants can push healthy eating among kids

Contrary to popular belief, more healthy meals for kids were ordered after a regional restaurant chain added more healthy options to its kids' menu and removed soda and fries, says a study.

May 05, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

Kids close to pets connect better with people

If your kid has a strong emotional attachment with pets, be sure she would grow to become a better and sensitive human being.

Feb 01, 2014, 13:36 PM IST

Mediterranean diet may help counteract genetic risk of stroke

Researchers have claimed that a gene variant seems to interact with Mediterranean diet - featuring olive oil, fish, complex carbohydrates and nuts - to prevent stroke.

Aug 14, 2013, 11:51 AM IST

World`s tiniest electric motor unveiled

The development may potentially pave the way for a new class of devices that could be used in applications ranging from medicine to engineering.

Sep 05, 2011, 15:26 PM IST

World`s tiniest electric motor unveiled

The development may potentially pave the way for a new class of devices that could be used in applications ranging from medicine to engineering.

Sep 05, 2011, 15:26 PM IST

Country of birth can decide susceptibility to asthma

Researchers from Tufts University have suggested that your country of birth can decide your susceptibility to asthma.

Oct 26, 2010, 22:03 PM IST

Country of birth can decide susceptibility to asthma

Researchers from Tufts University have suggested that your country of birth can decide your susceptibility to asthma.

Oct 26, 2010, 00:00 AM IST