Social taboo makes adolescent services 'underutilised'

They feel discouraged to go to the adolescent corners in hospitals, a study finds


Dubai . . . city in the future

We need visionary leadership from the head of government, Naguib Chowdhury writes

Emma Watson tweets
for Rana Plaza

The Hollywood actor has been a long campaigner for fair trade

A sign marks the Microsoft office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, US Jan 25, 2017. Reuters

Microsoft Word used to hack PCs

Flaw allowed hackers to seize control of PCs with little trace for nine months

Serena thanks baby after return to top

She reclaims the world number one ranking days after announcing that she is pregnant

Doctors examine a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan of a patient lying on a bed inside a ward at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) in Chennai July 12, 2012. Reuters

Indian health industry thrives on Bangladeshis

One in 3 foreign patients in India is from Bangladesh

FILE PHOTO -- Cobs of corn are held at a corn field in in La Paloma city, Canindeyu, about 348km (216 miles) northeast of Asuncion August 7, 2012. Corn export is second only to soybean export in Paraguay. Reuters

Toxin-producing fungus in US corn

The plant toxin sickens livestock and can also make humans and pets fall ill

Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement En Marche ! (Onwards !) and candidate for the 2017 presidential election, and his wife Brigitte Trogneux sit on a chairlift on their way to the mountain top for a lunch break during a campaign visit in Bagneres de Bigorre, in the Pyrenees mountain, France, April 12, 2017. Reuters

The unusual love story of Emmanuel Macron

French candidate may continue the presidential legacy of unusual romantic entanglements

File Photo of Ranil Wickremesinghe with Narendra Modi.

India, SL sign MoU on economic cooperation

India regrets that the Sri Lankan public has not been told that the projects are joint ventures

French artist Abraham Poincheval is seen in a vivarium on the first day of his performance in an attempt to incubate chicken eggs, which takes from 21 to 26 days, at the Palais de Tokyo Museum in Paris, France, Mar 29, 2017. Reuters

French artist hatches eggs

Artist is famous for spending a week inside a rock and two weeks inside a bear sculpture