Everything you need to know about Kalyani University: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Kalyani University: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Washington, June 12 (ANI): A new study has found that female mice have innate protection from certain digestive conditions.
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that medicinal plants found in Africa contain chemicals that may be able to stop the spread of cancer cells.
Islamabad, June 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that consumption of mangoes may have a positive effect on blood sugar in obese individuals and reduce cancer risk.
London, June 8 (ANI): Two British cyclists have set off yesterday for a 3,000 mile journey across the Sahara Desert to hand over a 1.89 pound bottle of water.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A flash of light from a stellar outburst observed by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has provided a rare look at the 3-D structure of material ejected by an erupting nova.
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Ahead of the 2016 presidential elections, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been touted as much more popular than Republicans Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, according to a new poll.
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Ten of the most popular Android antiviral products can be easily evaded by using certain techniques, a new Northwestern study has revealed.
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Vina Mazumdar, chronicler of the Indian women's movement and pioneer of women's studies, passed away Thursday after a brief illness. She was 86.
Washington, May 30 (ANI): A University of Alberta sociology researcher has revealed the demographic profile of people who are most likely to use cellphones behind the wheel.
Oviedo (Spain), May 30 (IANS/EFE) Physicists Peter Higgs and François Englert and the European Organization for Nuclear Research will share the 2013 Prince of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research in recognition of their work establishing the existence of the so-called God particle, the Asturias Foundation said Wednesday.
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Researchers at Michigan State University including an Indian professor were able to quickly identify one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects from law enforcement video, using the latest in automatic facial recognition technology.
Washington, May 24 (ANI): A new study has confirmed that a woman harried by hot flashes really has a hard time remembering things.
Shimla, May 23 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee was accorded a ceremonial reception by Governor Urmila Singh and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on his arrival here Thursday on a three-day visit.
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will undertake a three-day visit to Himachal Pradesh from May 23 to 25.
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Video games that pit players against human-looking characters may be more likely to provoke violent thoughts and words than games where monstrous creatures are the enemy, a new study has found
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Southampton have shown that blind and visually impaired people have the potential to use echolocation, similar to that used by bats and dolphins, to determine the location of an object.
Washington, May 21 (ANI): The old "practice makes perfect" adage may be overblown, a new study has argued.
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Sometimes the better part of wisdom is to know when to quit in a new business, a new study has concluded.
Berlin, May 18 (ANI): Countries that have higher levels of corruption struggle to attract and retain skilled workers, the authors of a new study published in EMBO have reported.
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Observations from two NASA satellites have helped scientists resolve differences in estimates of how fast glaciers worldwide are disappearing and contributing to sea level rise.
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Researchers in the US are hoping to start human trials of memory implants in the next two years.
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): Amid massive concerns expressed by some Members of Parliament (MPs) over the decision to introduce a four-year graduation course in Delhi University, Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister M.M. Pallam Raju on Friday said the government is looking into those issues, but added that the momentum that is being generated towards its implementation should not be derailed.
Kolkata, May 10 (IANS) With the chit fund catastrophe causing a major public uproar, economists feel even if all shady companies operating in West Bengal are closed down, it would not pose any major setback for the economy, though the already crisis-ridden sectors like service and real estate may be hit.
Kolkata, May 9 (IANS) Liquor baron Kishore Chhabria's Allied Blenders & Distillers (ABD) has acquired 100 percent stake in Wales Distilleries in West Bengal.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): The idea of superintelligent machines may sound like the plot of a sci-fi movie, but many experts say that the idea isn't far-fetched.
London, May 9 (ANI): Researchers at Cambridge University have developed an app that could track happiness by combining smartphone data with users' perception of mood.
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Duke Cancer Institute researchers on a seven-year quest to understand how breast cancer cells resist treatment with the targeted therapy lapatinib have found a previously unknown molecular network that regulates cell death.
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Tiny 1,900 million-year-old fossils from rocks around Lake Superior, Canada, has given the first ever snapshot of organisms eating each other and suggest what the ancient Earth would have smelled like.
Beijing, Apr. 30 (Xinhua-ANI): Mothers who eat junk food while pregnant have already programmed their babies to be addicted to a high fat, high sugar diet by the time they are weaned, a recent Australian research found on Tuesday.
Washington, April 25 (ANI): A new study suggests clenching your right hand may help form a stronger memory of an event or action, and clenching your left may help you recollect the memory later.
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Taking a specific form of a vitamin E supplement can give ex-smokers an extra booth in their endeavors toward a healthier lifestyle, new research has found.
Montego Bay (Jamaica), April 24 (IANS/CMC) World and Olympic 400m hurdles champion Melaine Walker has been confirmed for the 100m hurdles at the Jamaica International Invitational (JII) Meet May 4.
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Consumption of whole eggs can be a part of a heart healthy diet, even in those with existing coronary heart disease, a new study has found.
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Exeter have developed a new photoelectric device that is both flexible and transparent.
Washington, April 19 (ANI): Researchers examining fossil eggs have found that a small, bird-like North American dinosaur incubated its eggs in a similar way to brooding birds - bolstering the evolutionary link between birds and dinosaurs.
Washington, April 18 (ANI): Astronomers using Europe's Herschel Space Observatory have discovered an extremely distant galaxy making stars more than 2000 times faster than our own Milky Way.
Washington, April 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) As US authorities beef up security nationwide following Monday's deadly explosions at the Boston Marathon and officials from Russia to Rio address precautions at the next two Olympic games, the uncomfortable truth is that governments are incapable of completely insulating the public from acts of terror, security experts told RIA Novosti.
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Researchers at Georgia State University have found a potential new strategy for developing new drugs to control inflammation without serious side effects.
Washington, April 10 (ANI): Using two kinds of therapy in tandem may be a knockout combo against inherited disorders that cause blindness, researchers have suggested.
London, April 7 (ANI): An artificial ovary created by researchers at the Wake Forest University is a new hope for women with damaged ovaries.
Washington, Apr 4 (ANI): The closest animal relatives to humans, chimpanzees, have the ability to "think about thinking" - what is called "metacognition," a new study has revealed.
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Astronomers have succeeded in observing the death throes of a giant star in unprecedented detail.
Washington, April 2 (ANI): For the first time, scientists have "discovered how a key step in human DNA replication is performed."
Kalyani (West Bengal), March 28 (IANS) Mohun Bagan were denied victory after leading twice in the match as a determined Shillong Lajong FC forced a 2-2 result in the 22nd round of the I-league at the Kalyani Stadium here Thursday.
Washington, Mar. 28 (ANI): Scientists have discovered the existence of a cancer inducing DNA re-alignment in stem cells taken from human prostate cancers.
Washington, March 27 (ANI): About 66 million years ago a mountain-sized asteroid hit what is now the Yucatan in Mexico at exactly the time of the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg) mass extinction.
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Gay parents are being judged more harshly than straight parents, a new study has revealed.
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) The footballers of Mohun Bagan and Pailan Arrows had plenty of unwanted company during their I-League game at Kalyani near here Sunday - poisonous snakes which roamed freely on the playground as well as near the dressing rooms.
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): Now, a new Android app has been developed that can log stressful moments in a users' life, a report has said.
Washington, Mar. 24 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that cars could one day become the victim of cyber attacks that will compromise electronic systems and endanger passenger safety.
Hyderabad, March 18 (IANS) Gerdau, the leading producer of long steel in the Americas and one of the largest suppliers of special steel in the world, Monday announced acquiring majority ownership of its first plant in Asia at Tadipatri in Ananthpur district of Andhra Pradesh.
London, March 18 (ANI): According to researchers, a stressful lifestyle can lead to Alzheimer's disease.
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Overhearing a one-sided cellphone call is more distracting than exposure to two-sided chatter, a new study has found.
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) West Bengal has received investment proposals worth Rs.2,250 crores in the information technology (IT) sector during the current fiscal, a minister said Wednesday.
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): New technologies that exploit quantum behavior for computing and other applications are closer than ever to being a reality due to recent advances.
London, Mar. 9 (ANI): A former Roman Catholic Church's adviser on child abuse has claimed that the church's priests in Scotland were 'out of control sexually' under the leadership of the disgraced Cardinal Keith O'Brien.
Washington, March 7 (ANI): At a cocktail party, paying attention to just one speaker's voice can be challenging.
Hyderabad, March 5 (IANS) Two Navy personnel were injured and two others missing Tuesday after a helicopter of Indian Navy crashed off the coast of Visakhapatnam, officials said.
Washington, February 28 (ANI): Plastic electronics that can test whether food is safe to eat can greatly reduce food waste worldwide, according to researchers.
Washington, February 25 (ANI): Scientists at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) have identified several genes linked to human neurological disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and spinal cord injury, in the sea lamprey, a vertebrate fish.
Washington, February 20 (ANI): Findings from fieldwork along the North Yorkshire coast reveal strong parallels between the Early Jurassic era of 180 million years ago and current climate predictions over the next century, according to researchers at Plymouth University, UK.
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): Face-to-face interactions with front desk clerks and concierges are not essential for personalized service, and increasingly these encounters are being substituted with Smartphone apps and other automated service systems, a new study has said.
Baltimore, Feb 18 (IANS) Children who are prone to obesity can be identified by the way they respond to stress-causing agents, says an American study.
Washington, February 17 (ANI): Narcissism has long been associated with envy in the field of psychology, now a study has provided new evidence about the connection.
London, Feb. 9 (ANI): The researchers have claimed that they have gained a key insight as to how zinc helps the immune system to fight infection.
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Researchers are working on methods to improve the designs of buildings in areas that are vulnerable to tsunamis, according to a report.
London, Feb. 6 (ANI): A delicate pair of slippers, which were sitting unnoticed in a Scottish University's collection for more than a century, may have belonged to Napoleon Bonaparte's youngest sister, Princess Pauline Borghese, according to researchers.
Madrid, Feb 6 (IANS) Pesticides in food, air and water may be directly linked with the development of type 2 diabetes, regardless of a person's age, gender or body mass index, a new Spanish research study has found.
Abu Dhabi, Feb 1 (IANS/WAM) Research capabilities at the New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) have got a boost after the institute received the most advanced supercomputer in the UAE.
Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) Middle-aged women are likely to be more empathic than men of the same age and younger or older people, says a new study involving more than 75,000 adults.
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): Putting up a happy face can improve decision-making and working memory among older adults, a new study suggests.
Washington, January 31 (ANI): A new study from the University of Oxford has found that the risk of hospitalisation or death from heart disease is 32 percent lower in vegetarians than people who eat meat and fish.
Washington, January 30 (ANI): The health benefits of small amounts of activity - even as small as one- and two-minute increments that add up to 30 minutes per day - can be just as beneficial as longer bouts of physical exercise achieved by a trip to the gym, according to a new research at Oregon State University.
Washington, Jan. 29 (ANI): Scientists at Arizona State University are on the brink of understanding what makes the spider's spun fibre - weight for weight - at least five times as strong as piano wire.
Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) Dairy cows fed on flaxseed produce more nutritious and healthier milk, containing more omega-3 fatty acids and less saturated fat, says a new finding.
London, Jan. 25 (ANI): Manchester United players led by Ryan Giggs, have won the club's annual quiz, beating team boss Sir Alex Ferguson's team.
Washington, January 24 (ANI): Using fossilized teeth, University of Alberta researchers have identified at least 23 species of small meat-eating dinosaurs that roamed western Canada and the United States, 85 to 65 million years ago.
Washington, January 23 (ANI): A low subjective response (SR) to alcohol is associated with fewer acute negative consequences in a heavy drinking sample, researchers say.
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): The chemistry that lets mussels stick to underwater surfaces may provide a highly adhesive wound closure and more effective healing from surgery.
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) Each teen receives an average of 3,417 text messages per month or 114 texts daily, according to a US survey.
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A physicist has proposed an experiment to test whether the world's most iconic equation, Albert Einstein's E=mc2, may be correct or not depending on where you are in space.
Kalyani (West Bengal), Jan 8 (IANS) Pune FC have their eyes set on maintaining their position on the league table when they face Prayag United Sports Club in the 15th round of I-League football here Wednesday.
Tel Aviv, Jan 5 (IANS) A GPS traffic application like Waze can help minimise road accidents with better deployment of police at the most accident prone sites, shows a study.
Kalyani (West Bengal), Jan 3 (IANS) Prayag United will look to close the gap on table-toppers Dempo SC when the two sides take on each other in a 14th round I-League match at the Municipal Stadium here Friday.
Washington, Dec. 28 (ANI): Employers should have a strict policy regarding pornography in the workplace if they want to avoid legal action from sexual harassment and discrimination charges, a study has revealed.
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Ninety-four percent of Israeli high school pupils access social media via their cell phones during class, a new study has revealed.
Washington, December 26 (ANI): Toddlers with good language skills are better able to manage anger later in life, a new study suggests.
Washington, December 22 (ANI): Researchers have announced the discovery of an underlying genetic cause of atopic dermatitis, a type of eczema most common in infancy that also affects millions of adults around the world with dry, itchy and inflamed skin lesions.
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Not all video gamers are loners, bedevilled by failing friendships. Researchers now question the stereotype, claiming that much depends on the role of the games in the life of players.
Washington, Dec 20 (IANS) More developed language skills helped toddlers cope with frustration and anger better by the time they are in preschool, concludes an American study.
Washington, Dec 17(ANI): With New Year round the corner, its time for new resolutions and an expert on 'goal setting and will power' from US can help you to keep them.
Washington, December 15 (ANI): Stretchable electronics are the future of mobile electronics, researchers say.
London, December 13 (ANI): Using a mobile phone while driving is already an illegal offence but a new study has warned that using a phone as a pedestrian can be just as hazardous.
London, Dec 12 (IANS) Playing a violent video game for just an hour over a three-day period is enough to increase aggressive behaviour, the Daily Mail reported.
Washington, December 8 (ANI): Obese women might be able to eliminate their increased risk for postmenopausal breast cancer by taking measures during perimenopause to prevent weight gain and to therapeutically control the metabolic effects of their obesity, researchers say.
Washington, December 7 (ANI): An international team of chemists, physicists, and engineers has, for the first time, developed a silicon-based optical fiber with solar-cell capabilities that is capable of being scaled up to many meters in length.
Toronto, Dec 4 (IANS) Canadian researchers have identified a key molecule that controls a scissor-like protein responsible for sprouting of plaques -- the telltale sign of Alzheimer's disease.
The Lt. Governor of Delhi, Tejendra Khanna has said that a great University or an institution of learning is actually should have three or four fundamental requirements, one is very high teaching faculty, secondly very high quality of students with high receptivity, good teaching infrastructure and a good campus atmosphere. Khanna was addressing on the occasion of 9th Convocation of the of G.G.S. Indraprastha University, Delhi.
London, Dec. 2 (ANI): Dispersant chemicals used by the British Petroleum in response to the Deepwater Horizon spill may have made oil sink deeper and faster into the US Gulf Coast beaches, scientists have claimed.
Washington, Nov. 30 (ANI): A newly discovered species of fish have been named after U.S. presidents and a vice president, including Barack Obama.