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Japan to aid connectivity upgrade in northeast India

Sep 1 2014, 12:38pm CDT | by IANS

Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) India and Japan Monday decided to strengthen cooperation for improving connectivity and socio-economic development in northeastern states of India. Read more Sep 1 2014, 12:38pm CDT
 
 

Three Ebola cases recorded in Nigeria oil hub

Sep 1 2014, 11:30am CDT | by IANS

Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) At least three cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) have been recorded in Nigeria's oil hub of Port Harcourt, where a fatality was confirmed last week, the country's Minister of Health... Read more Sep 1 2014, 11:30am CDT
 
 

India, Japan to elevate strategic partnership

Sep 1 2014, 10:34am CDT | by IANS

Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said relations with Japan were of the "highest priority" for his government and announced a slew of initiatives, including turning the strategic... Read more Sep 1 2014, 10:34am CDT
 
 

Indian in UAE unable to pay hospital bills

Sep 1 2014, 10:26am CDT | by IANS

Abu Dhabi, Sep 1 (IANS) An uninsured Indian man in the UAE has run up more than $160,000 in medical bills after he suffered a brain haemorrhage and spent about six months in an Abu Dhabi hospital, a media report said. Read more Sep 1 2014, 10:26am CDT
 
 

Indians in Saudi Arabia asked to get machine-readable passports

Sep 1 2014, 10:18am CDT | by IANS

Riyadh, Sep 1 (IANS) The Indian embassy in Saudi Arabia has appealed to all Indians living in the kingdom to get machine-readable passports issued as soon as possible, a media report said Monday. Read more Sep 1 2014, 10:18am CDT
 
 

Now, 'electronic nose' to detect diarrhoea

Sep 1 2014, 7:52am CDT | by IANS

London, Sep 1 (IANS) In what could lead to faster diagnosis of diarrhoea and stomach cramps, researchers have developed an "electronic nose" that can sniff the highly infectious bacteria that causes these... Read more Sep 1 2014, 7:52am CDT
 
 

Japan has committed $35-bn investment in India: Modi

Sep 1 2014, 7:02am CDT | by IANS

Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday signalled a new era of ties with Japan and welcomed the commitment made by his host and Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to invest $35 billion in India over the... Read more Sep 1 2014, 7:02am CDT
 
 

New blood test to reliably detect TB

Sep 1 2014, 6:38am CDT | by IANS

London, Sep 1 (IANS) A new blood test has been developed to provide a fast and accurate tool to diagnose tuberculosis in children. Read more Sep 1 2014, 6:38am CDT
 
 

Japan announces 3.5 trillion yen investment to India

Sep 1 2014, 6:32am CDT | by IANS

Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Japan Monday announced public-private investment of 3.5 trillion yen (Rs.2.03 trillion) in India. Read more Sep 1 2014, 6:32am CDT
 
 

Man with 'disconnected' brain, alive and kicking at 88!

Sep 1 2014, 6:16am CDT | by IANS

New York, Sep 1 (IANS) This may sound and read unbelievable but there is an elderly man whose brain has no neural fibre connection between his two hemispheres! Read more Sep 1 2014, 6:16am CDT
 
 

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