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Police: building collapse in New Delhi kills 65

Rescuers hammered slabs of concrete and dug with their hands Tuesday to pull survivors and bodies from a five-story apartment building that collapsed into a mountain of rubble in a poor New Delhi neighborhood. At least 65 people were killed and scores injured. The 15-year-old building housing hundreds of people — mostly migrant workers and their families — collapsed Monday ... Read More »

New polio vaccine more effective in reducing disease

A new vaccine against the polio virus has helped reduce the number of cases by more than 90%.Research published online in the journal The Lancet, shows that the new vaccine is significantly better at protecting children against polio than the current popular vaccine.It has already been used in Afghanistan, India and Nigeria.The scientists behind the work believe this new vaccine ... Read More »

Big brands selling contaminated honey: study

New Delhi: The honey you consume has high levels of antibiotics. The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has claimed on Wednesday that a few leading Indian and foreign brands of honey have high levels of antibiotics, which could pose major health problems. The study by CSE’s Pollution Monitoring Laboratory found that Indian brands like Dabur, Baidyanath, Patanjali Ayurveda, Khadi ... Read More »

India knocked out of World T20

A series of poor performances had ensured that by Tuesday, all of India knew the answer to a math puzzle that would decide Team India’s fate at the World T20. To grab a place in the semi-finals, first India had to do its bit and then, wait in hope that Australia would. Well, Australia played its part by comprehensively beating ... Read More »

3G on your phone: auction begins today

New Delhi: It’s the biggest government auction ever and could rake in a whopping Rs 50,000 crores. The 3G (third generation radio frequency ) auction begins Friday and set to create mobile history in India. 3G allows faster connectivity and will offer host of value added services like internet TV, video-on-demand, audio-video calls and high-speed data exchange. Top telecom companies ... Read More »

Act now, or you’ll have e-waste mountain, UN tells India

India, China and other developing countries face “the spectre of hazardous e-waste mountains” unless they step up action to collect and recycle e-waste, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has warned. As sales of electronic products in India, China and other developing countries are set to rise sharply in the next 10 years, these “e-waste mountains” would have “serious consequences for ... Read More »

India scores dramatic win over South Africa

India claimed a dramatic win in the dying minutes of the second test against South Africa on Thursday, squaring the series 1-1 and retaining top spot in the test cricket rankings. India won by an innings and 57 runs, with that big margin disguising the nerve-racking ending to the test as the visitors got within touching distance of forcing a ... Read More »