Ancestors made bread before advent of agriculture

Washington, July 17 : Scientists have found that the oldest direct evidence of bread found to date is at least 4,000 years before the advent of agriculture, according to a new study. A study published on Monday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences reported the charred remains of a flatbread baked […]

Britain announces its first ever spaceship launch site

London, July 17 : Britain’s space sector took one giant leap when the site of its first vertical launch spaceport was announced. The proposed space port at Sutherland in the north of Scotland has been awarded $3.3 million in funding by the government-owned UK Space Agency to develop a ground-breaking launch site, reports Xinhua news […]

Rural dispensaries in Punjab to act as drug rehabilitation centres : Bajwa

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The dispensaries falling under the Punjab Rural Development Department would also discharge their functions as the drug rehabilitation centres as per the Mission Tandarust Punjab in the villages and the doctors deputed in these dispensaries and the para medical staff would treat the youth addicted to drugs. Stating this here on […]

Haryana to include PCV in immunization schedule to be derived from state budget

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana is the first state to include Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV) in its immunization schedule from state budget as Atal Jeevan Rakshak Teekakarana Yojana under Swarn Jayanti Yojana. This was disclosed during the two days state level workshop on Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV) conducted by National Health Mission, Haryana here on […]