‘Pagla Ghoda’ relevant in today’s times: Anshuman Jha

Mumbai, May 29 : “Chauranga” fame director Bikas Mishra has come up with a new web film “Pagla Ghoda”, an adaptation of late playwright Badal Sircars popular play. Its lead actor Anshuman Jha says the film is relevant in the current scenario of Indian politics. “It was Bikas Mishra’s decision to adapt the play. The […]

‘Missing DNA’ could hold key to combating breast cancer

Wellington, May 29 : In a revelation that could help find ways to prevent breast cancer, researches have shown that women who develop the condition at a young age have certain pieces of their DNA missing. The discovery could hold the key to helping young women beat the disease, according to the researchers who studied […]

US researchers identify new way to slow down cancer development

Los Angeles, May 29 : Researchers from the University of Rochester in the US have identified a new way to slow down the growth of cancer cells, the media reported on Sunday. The new method, reported in the latest issue of the journal Science, involves a certain protein called Tudor-SN and the gene-editing technology CRISPR-Cas9, […]

5 cups of coffee daily may keep liver cancer at bay

London, May 29 : Drinking up to five cups of coffee a day may halve the risk of developing the most common form of primary liver cancer, researchers say. The study, published in the journal BMJ Open, showed that the more coffee consumed, the greater was the protection against hepatocellular cancer (HCC) — the second […]

Abhijeet back to Twitter with new account

Mumbai, May 29 : Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya, whose verified account on Twitter was suspended over offensive and sexist remarks last week, on Monday returned to the micro-blogging site with a new handle. He says anti-nationals can’t stop his voice. Twitter on May 23 suspended Abhijeet’s account over sexist and offensive remarks targeted at some women […]

People are mature enough to deal with trolls, says Riteish

New Delhi, May 29 : Actor Riteish Deshmukh doesn’t worry about social media trolls and says people are mature enough to deal with them. Asked about how he deals with criticism and trolls on social media, Riteish told IANS over phone from Mumbai: “Reaction to any kind of praise or negativity depends on yourself. If […]