Eating chocolate may provide relief from bowel disease

Eating chocolate may provide relief from bowel disease

    New York, August 5 (IANS) Consuming protein rich foods such as nuts, eggs, seeds, beans, poultry, yogurt, cheese and even chocolates may foster a more tolerant and less inflammatory gut environment, which could mean relief for people living with abdominal pain and diarrhoea of inflammatory bowel disease, a study has said.   These […]

Nagaland CM seeks disqualification of 10 NPF MLAs

Nagaland CM seeks disqualification of 10 NPF MLAs

    Kohima, August 5 (IANS) Nagaland Chief Minister T. Zeliang on Saturday said he has sought the disqualification of 10 rebel Naga Peoples Front (NPF) MLAs from the state assembly who owe allegiance to party supremo and ousted Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu.   In his petition to Assembly Speaker Imtiwapang Aier on Friday, Zeliang […]

Food allergy can become fatal for your kid

Food allergy can become fatal for your kid

    New Delhi, August 5 (IANS) A 13-year-old Indian-origin boy in London died last month after suffering a severe allergic reaction to a piece of cheese.   According to media reports, Karanbir Cheema was allergic to wheat, gluten and dairy and his condition was well known at school but he came in contact with […]

Dilip Kumar’s health better, stable, says hospital

Dilip Kumar’s health better, stable, says hospital

    Mumbai, August 5 (IANS) Legendary actor Dilip Kumar, who is undergoing treatment for kidney-related problems, on Saturday showed signs of improvement, said a senior official from Lilavati Hospital.   “He is stable, he has no fever, no breathlessness, he is conscious, he has eaten certain food prescribed by the doctors, his creatinine level […]

Almost 100% voting to elect next Vice President

    New Delhi, August 5 (IANS) Election to choose the next Vice President on Saturday saw almost 100 per cent voting with 771 members casting their votes out of the 785 members of the electoral college.   The voting percentage was 98.21 per cent.   Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his cabinet colleagues and opposition […]

Three LeT militants killed in J&K gunfight

    Srinagar, August 5 (IANS) Three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed on Saturday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore town, police said.   “The terrorists were killed in Amargarh area of Sopore in an encounter with police, army and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF),” police spokesman Manoj […]

Bolt takes centre stage in 100 metres gold bid

Bolt takes centre stage in 100 metres gold bid

    LONDON, August 5 (Reuters) – The sport’s biggest name and its blue riband race combine to take centre stage for the last time on Saturday when the incomparable Usain Bolt seeks to win the World Championships 100 metres gold for the fourth time.   The Jamaican will need to start better than in […]