Vietnam’s President Quang dies after “serious illness”

Vietnam’s President Quang dies after “serious illness”

Vietnam’s President Tran Dai Quang stands in front of a statue of Vietnamese revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh and the Vietnamese national flag before a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, Vietnam September 13, 2018. REUTERS/Kham/File Photo   HANOI, September 21 (Reuters) – Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang, one of the country’s top three […]

Why high-intensity exercises are as beneficial as longer workout sessions

Why high-intensity exercises are as beneficial as longer workout sessions

September 21 (ANI) Got no time for exercising? Well, a few minutes of high-intensity interval or sprinting exercise may be as effective as much longer workout sessions, as per a new study. Mitochondria, the energy centres of the cells, are essential for good health. Previous research has found that exercise creates new mitochondria and improves […]

Kim, Moon join hands on peak of sacred North Korean volcano

Kim, Moon join hands on peak of sacred North Korean volcano

(L-R) South Korean president Moon Jae-in chats with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as North Korean first lady Ri Sol-ju and South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook attend a luncheon at the Okryu-gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, 19 September 2018. The third Inter-Korean summit takes place from 18 to 20 September in Pyongyang between […]

Living with Alzheimer’s, the memory thief

Living with Alzheimer’s, the memory thief

(Sep 21 is World Alzheimer’s Day)   By Garima Tripathi IANS Imagine if you woke up one day and had no memory left? All the years you spent growing up, your family, friends, loved ones, the memories everyone grows to cherish…lost.   That’s what Alzheimer’s does. It is a thief, that not just steals from […]

Walking just 35 minutes daily can reduce stroke risk in elderly

Walking just 35 minutes daily can reduce stroke risk in elderly

New York, September 21 (IANS) Older adults can prevent their risk of strokes by taking a daily stroll for just 35 minutes a day or four hours a week, say researchers.   Indulging in moderate physical activity, such as swimming, brisk walking, or running two to three hours a week may also reduce the severity […]

NASA telescope discovers two new planets five months after launch

NASA telescope discovers two new planets five months after launch

FILE PHOTO: TESS, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, is shown in this NASA photo obtained by Reuters on March 28, 2018. Courtesy NASA/Handout via REUTERS   ORLANDO, Fla., September 21 (Reuters) – A planet-hunting orbital telescope designed to detect worlds beyond our solar system discovered two distant planets this week five months after its launch […]

Marseille stunned by Eintracht, Sevilla hit five in Europa League

Marseille stunned by Eintracht, Sevilla hit five in Europa League

Soccer Football – Europa League – Group Stage – Group E – Arsenal v FC Vorskla Poltava – Emirates Stadium, London, Britain – September 20, 2018 Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has a shot at goal REUTERS/David Klein   LONDON, September 21 (Reuters) – Olympique de Marseille were the fall guys on a hectic opening night of […]

Nagaland: Resolutions adopted on Indo-Naga political issue

Nagaland: Resolutions adopted on Indo-Naga political issue

PM Narendra Modi shakes hands with former Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio in New Delhi. (File Photo)   Our Correspondent Kohima | September 20   The 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) in its 2nd second session here today adopted six points resolution on Indo-Naga political issue. After thorough deliberation by the House, the six point […]

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