Study suggests early weight loss protects fertility of obese persons

Washington [US], September 23 (ANI): The reproductive function in obese boys can be improved through weight loss, which in turn could protect their fertility in adulthood, according to new research.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:29 IST

Exclusion of any caste other than SC/ST from 2021 Census, a conscious policy decision: Centre to SC

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): The Centre has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court and said the exclusion of any caste other than Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe from the purview of the upcoming 2021 Census is a "conscious policy decision" taken by Central government.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:26 IST

Childhood abuse, neglect associated with early death in adulthood

London [UK], September 23 (ANI): According to a new study analysing data from the 1950s to the present by researchers at UCL and the University of Cambridge, children who experience sexual or physical abuse or are neglected are more likely to die prematurely as adults.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:23 IST

Primary trial of smog tower completed, 90 per cent reduction in pollution level observed

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): The smog tower at Connaught Place inaugurated by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has completed one month and is functioning at full capacity.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:21 IST

PM Modi meets General Atomic CEO, discusses India's strides in drone technology, PLI scheme

Washington [US] September 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met Vivek Lall, CEO of General Atomics, and discussed India's strides in drone technology, including the path-breaking reforms and PLI scheme.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:24 IST

Delhi reports 48 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Delhi reported 48 new COVID-19 cases and zero fatalities in the last 24 hours.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:11 IST

India's policies, reforms in the field of drones are laudable: General Atomic CEO

Washington DC [US], September 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a productive meeting with General Atomics CEO Vivek Lall here, sources said.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:08 IST

Taapsee Pannu's 'Rashmi Rocket' trailer promises a hard-hitting tale

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 23 (ANI): The much-awaited trailer of the Taapsee Pannu starrer sports drama 'Rashmi Rocket' dropped on Thursday and it is gripping in every sense, promising a hard-hitting tale.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:09 IST

India has been our best market for investment in the world: Blackstone CEO

Washington DC [US], September 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a productive meeting with Blackstone chief executive officer (CEO) Stephen Schwarzman as part of his meetings with the global CEOs for potential investment in India, sources said.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 22:07 IST

Shahid Afridi arrives in Kathmandu to play EPL

Kathmandu [Nepal], September 23 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi on Thursday arrived in Nepal capital Kathmandu to play in the Everest Premier League (EPL) starting from Saturday.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 21:50 IST

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