16 die at Lucknow’s KGMU hospital following junior doctors’ strike

Lucknow, June 2 : Sixteen patients have died at King George’s Medical University (KGMU) here since Tuesday after junior resident doctors went on strike in protest against revising the criteria for admission to post-graduate courses, sources said on Thursday. More than 2000 patients have been turned away by KGMU because of a shortage of doctors […]

Twitter restores Putin’s parody account

London, June 2 : After facing much criticism for temporarily suspending the parody accounts of famous politicians, including President Vladimir Putin in Russia, micro-blogging website Twitter has reinstated all the accounts, a media report said. The Russians were dismayed over the fact that they were being denied the satirical delights offered by these accounts, especially […]

Wearing deodorants can make men more masculine

London, June 2 : Want to appear more masculine? Wear a deodorant, says a new study suggesting that men who are perceived low in masculinity can significantly increase their standing by applying deodorant. The findings showed that females are more sensitive or attentive to odour cues than males. Men who were low in face masculinity […]

Modi’s US visit: Consolidating & celebrating a relationship

By Arun Kumar Washington, June 2 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s fourth visit to the US next week is seen here as consolidating and celebrating the India-US relationship that has undergone a transformation since 2000 under three presidents. An important dimension of Modi’s June 6-8 visit at the invitation of President Barack Obama will be […]