Archive for June 23rd, 2019

US doctor detects deadly heart condition with Apple Watch

San Francisco  Jun 23:  In a first, a US doctor has saved a person’s life by using Apple Watch Series 4 on his wrist to detect atrial fibrillation at a restaurant.

Atrial fibrillation, a deadly and often undiagnosed condition, can lead to strokes. The condition often remains hidden because…

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The hard-fought win over Afghanistan was important for us: Kohli

Southampton, Jun 23 (PTI) India skipper Virat Kohli said the hard-fought win over Afghanistan in the Word Cup was much-needed as it helped the two-time champions to show their character and clinch a victory from the jaws of defeat.

Mohammed Shami’s last-over hattrick Saturday saved…

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Was always intrigued by caste divide in India: Ayushmann Khurrana

Mumbai Jun 23 PTI:  Actor Ayushmann Khurrana believes his golden run at the box office, including back-to-back hits “Andhadhun” and “Badhaai Ho”, instilled the confidence in him to take up a hard-hitting project like “Article 15”.

The film, directed by Anubhav Sinha of “Mulk” fame, touches upon…

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Cailee Spaeny in talks to star in ‘The Craft’ reboot

Los Angeles  Jun 23 PTI : Cailee Spaeny is in negotiations to headline the reboot version of cult hit film “The Craft”.

The original, which released in 1996, follows a group of outcast teenage girls who practice witchcraft, and soon conjure up various spells and curses against those who anger them…

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President Xi to attend G20 summit, set to meet Trump to end trade war

Beijing, Jun 23 (PTI) Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the G-20 summit in Japan this week during which he would meet his US counterpart Donald Trump for key talks to clinch a deal to end the bruising trade war and to forestall moves by Washington to clamp tariffs…

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Frequent vacations good for your heart

New York Jun 23: Take out time for travelling amid your busy schedule as frequent vacations not only help de-stress but also reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases, reveals a new study.

The study, published in Psychology and Health journal, found that a vacation can help people reduce their…

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The ticking time bomb

We will be in serious trouble if our population growth is not addressed far more seriously. Even with declining growth rates, we will still be 1.65 billion by 2059

As it settles down to govern, the new Government at the Centre needs to deal with the critical issue of…

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Considering low-cost EV for India in collaboration with Hyundai: Kia

New Delhi, Jun 23 (PTI) South Korean auto major Kia Motors Corporation is considering a low-cost electric vehicle (EV) for India in collaboration with group firm Hyundai Motors and wants personal usage for EVs to be included for government support under the FAME II scheme in India, according to…

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Not dislodging anyone in Madhya Pradesh, says Shivraj Singh Chauhan

Lucknow, Jun 23 (PTI) Madhya Pradesh former chief minister and BJP vice president Shivraj Singh Chauhan Sunday asserted his party is not dislodging anyone but it cannot do anything if the state government “falls due to infighting” within the Congress.

Chauhan, who was here during the weekend to address the…

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Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari gets death threat

New Delhi, June 23(PTI) Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari has received a death threat through an SMS on his personal phone number, in which the sender said he is under “extreme compulsion” to eliminate the leader.

The unidentified person also threatened to eliminate the prime minister “if need be…

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