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  • US FDA approves first drug to treat radiation sickness IANS - 4 minutes 7 seconds ago

    New York, May 23 (IANS) A drug originally used to treat side effects of chemotherapy has now been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat the deleterious effects of radiation exposure following a nuclear incident. The drug, … More »

  • Say hello to 'nastiest' star ever IANS - 4 minutes 8 seconds ago

    Washington, May 23 (IANS) NASA's Hubble space telescope has spotted a weird star in our galaxy and has been nicknamed "nasty" owing to its behaviour never seen before. The hefty, rapidly ageing star "Nasty 1" may represent a brief transitory stage … More »

  • Jayalalithaa sworn-in as TN chief minister IANS - 5 minutes ago

    Chennai, May 23 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary J.Jayalalithaa was sworn-in as Tamil Nadu chief minister for the fifth time here on Saturday. … More »

  • Pentagon plans long-range missile defence radar in Alaska Reuters - 9 minutes ago

    By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a new long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the U.S. missile defence system better discern potential enemy missiles launched by … More »

  • China cautions Pakistan that RAW may sabotage Economic Corridor project ANI - 18 minutes ago

    Karachi, May 23 (ANI): Chinese authorities have warned Pakistan that there was possibility that RAW was trying to sabotage the Economic Corridor project. In the meantime, a trained special security division with over 8,000 military personnel would … More »