Body paint may protect against insect bites: Study

The fairer-skinned one attracted double the number of horseflies when compared with the striped one.

Second auspicious bath of Kumbh on Monday on Paush Purnima

The Purnima or full moon day will also mark the beginning of Kalpwas at Kumbh Mela. Allahabad: Sangam -- the confluence of rivers Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati -- will

Padma Bridge project gets one-year extension

The government has extended time until December 2019 for completing the Padma Bridge construction work, officials said on Friday. "Since the Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) has

A family ski adventure in the Himalayas

Last winter, as I was riding in a car with my family through the Kashmir Valley, the driver’s phone rang. He listened carefully before frowning.

India finally has plan to fight air pollution, environmentalists are wary

India has nine of the world’s 10 most polluted cities, according to one World Health Organisation measure, with choking urban smog that researchers estimate killed 1.24 million

Trump, North Korea is Kim to hold second summit in late February

US President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in late February but will maintain economic sanctions on Pyongyang, the White House said

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