Levante pip Getafe 1-0 in La Liga

Madrid, Oct 7 (IANS) Macedonian left winger Enis Bardhi scored to lead Levante to a 1-0 away win in La Liga Matchday 8 action over Getafe. The game at Coliseum Alfonso Perez was evenly matched at the beginning, with both teams taking a conservative approach for much of the first[Read More…]

Pradhan to lay foundation stone for Odisha Ethanol plant

Bhubaneswar, Oct 7 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will lay the foundation stone for a Rs 1,000 crore ethanol bio-refinery plant in Odisha’s Bargarh district on October 10, an official said on Sunday. State-run Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd’s Bargarh plant will be the first of 12 such second-generation ethanol[Read More…]

Aspirin can reduce liver cancer risk: Study

New York, Oct 7 (IANS) Taking two or more aspirin tablets a week can help reduce the risk of developing primary liver cancer, also called hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), according to a research. HCC is usually diagnosed at a late stage, leading to an average survival time of less than a[Read More…]

6 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack

Kabul, Oct 7 (IANS) At least six policemen were killed after Taliban militants launched a massive attack in Wardak province, an official said on Sunday. Hundreds of Taliban militants stormed Sayed Abad district late Saturday night, triggering heavy clashes in the south of provincial capital Maidan Shar, the official told[Read More…]

India going through major transformation: Modi

Dehradun, Oct 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India is going through major social and economic changes and the resultant New India will prove to be a catalyst for global development. “India is witnessing rapid economic and social changes. The country is going through a big transformation.[Read More…]

Why sudden cardiac deaths no longer peak on weekday mornings

New York, Oct 7 (IANS) Owing to increased stress, deaths from sudden cardiac arrests are more likely to happen on any day at any time, finds a new research, challenging previous claims that weekday mornings — especially Mondays — were the danger zones. Almost 17 million cardiac deaths occur annually[Read More…]

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