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'Sleepless nights' could pose heart disease risks equivalent to smoking

In a new study, scientist have found that a bad night's sleep could trigger health risks equivalent to that of smoking.

Jun 15, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

Women becoming increasing vulnerable to cervical cancer

With lifestyles in India changing, women are becoming increasingly vulnerable to cervical and breast cancers.

Jan 28, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

India don't believe they can win away from home: Matthew Hayden

Not too impressed with the Indian cricket team, former Australian opener Matthew Hayden feels the tourists do not seem to believe that they can win away from home and have gone "missing" during key moments of the ongoing Test series.

Dec 24, 2014, 12:50 PM IST

Apple iOS bug makes most devices vulnerable to attack: Researchers

Cybersecurity researchers have warned that a bug in Apple Inc`s iOS operating system makes most iPhones and iPads vulnerable to cyberattacks by hackers seeking access to sensitive data and control of their devices.

Nov 11, 2014, 01:30 AM IST

Darfur camp dwellers stalked by militia, poverty

Intended as a safe haven, a camp housing tens of thousands of people fleeing conflict in Sudan`s Darfur region is becoming a virtual prison with armed militias roaming outside.

Nov 09, 2014, 01:17 AM IST

Oscar Pistorius shot using "primal instincts", defence says

Oscar Pistorius` "primal instincts" kicked in when he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp because he was in a vulnerable and fearful state, his defence lawyer said at the athlete`s murder trial on Friday.

Aug 08, 2014, 18:22 PM IST

Why some people are more vulnerable to stress revealed

A new study has revealed the reason why some people are more susceptible to stress and stress-related psychiatric disorders.

Aug 04, 2014, 15:14 PM IST

World Bank sounds alarm on rising global food prices

World food prices rose in the first quarter of the year for the first time since their all-time high in August 2012, driven by rising demand in China, drought in the United States and unrest in Ukraine.

May 30, 2014, 04:11 AM IST

Jonny Evans says Man U`s tendency to `entertain` fans making them `vulnerable`

Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has said that their tendency to entertain and please their fans may have been leaving them vulnerable .

Jan 03, 2014, 14:22 PM IST

A boring job can make you vulnerable to burn-out

Psychiatrists have said that having a boring job can leave you just as vulnerable to ‘burn-out’ than one which leaves you rushed off your feet.

Jun 27, 2011, 12:05 PM IST

Young women most vulnerable to HIV: UNAIDS

At least 26 percent of all new HIV infections in the world are among young women in the age group of 15-24 years, a UNAIDS report released said.

Jun 05, 2011, 09:59 AM IST

Power plants vulnerable to hackers: Security firm

US computer security research firm NSS Labs warned that it uncovered new ways that hackers could sabotage power plants, oil refineries or manufacturing operations.

May 20, 2011, 12:52 PM IST

Power plants vulnerable to hackers: Security firm

US computer security research firm NSS Labs warned that it uncovered new ways that hackers could sabotage power plants, oil refineries or manufacturing operations.

May 20, 2011, 12:52 PM IST

FB ‘can put vulnerable kids at depression risk’

Doctors have warned that teenagers can suffer from ‘Facebook depression’.

Mar 29, 2011, 10:56 AM IST

Male foetuses more vulnerable to alcohol

The effect of alcohol on the foetus of two women may not be the same.

Mar 24, 2011, 21:07 PM IST

Male foetuses more vulnerable to alcohol

The effect of alcohol on the foetus of two women may not be the same.

Mar 24, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

`Condition of Birhor tribe in West Bengal vulnerable`

Despite the state government`s
initiatives, the socio-economic condition of the Birhors, an
endangered primitive tribe, is worse in West Bengal than in
other states, a case study has said.

Feb 24, 2011, 12:06 PM IST

Men more vulnerable to cancer

A world health expert has warned that men in UK are much more susceptible to cancer than women.

Dec 21, 2010, 08:49 AM IST

Men more vulnerable to cancer

A world health expert has warned that men in UK are much more susceptible to cancer than women.

Dec 21, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Men more vulnerable to cancer

Men in UK are much more susceptible to cancer than women because of their poor lifestyles.

Nov 16, 2010, 21:54 PM IST