New Ebola drugs show up to ‘90 per cent' chance of survival

Scientists are a step closer to being able to cure the deadly Ebola hemorrhagic fever after two experimental drugs showed as much as 90% chance of survival in a clinical trial in the Congo.

published on : 14th August 2019

Santulan: Helping drug addicts regain balance in their lives

A Pune-based NGO named Santulan houses addicts on the basis of only one virtue - humanity. Here's what makes it different from your regular deaddiction centres.

published on : 26th April 2019

Police seizes 105 kg illegal poppy straw in Udhampur, 1 arrested

FIR has been registered under relevant sections of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985.

published on : 11th January 2019

Student shoots police officer dead at Texas Technology in US

A student gunned down a police officer in Texas Technology University campus. The university has named the suspect as 19-year-old Hollis Daniels who pulled the trigger then fled the scene.

published on : 10th October 2017

Sri Lankan Navy detains six Indians for allegedly smuggling drugs

The Navy, according to a post on its website, had detected a suspicious movement of an Indian boat while crossing the waters to Sri Lanka in the wee hours.

published on : 3rd April 2017