People who use e-cigarettes smoke less and are more likely to quit smoking

“Combustible cigarettes are the most harmful form of nicotine delivery. Alternative delivery of nicotine, through e-cigarettes, could significantly reduce harm and the risks of cancer and other diseases to smokers,” said Matthew Carpenter, from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in the US. In the pilot study published, funded […]

Today’s teens are sleeping less than ever before and the culprit could be smartphones

Quality sleep is an essential part of a good lifestyle, yet many of us compromise on it. A research team led by San Diego State University along with professors from Iowa State University, looked at data from two long-running, nationally representative surveys of more than 360,000 teenagers. One survey asked […]

Pune University: PhD seats shrink drastically, less than half vacancies compared to last year

IF the latest published data for PhD entrance exam is any indication, then there is going to be tough competition for the coveted admissions this academic year at the Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). The much-awaited process for admissions to MPhil and PhD seats has finally been announced by the […]

Facebook Messenger Lite Takes Up Less Phone Space for Tech Challenged Areas

Small businesses and others seeking a better way to communicate with customers or partners in tech challenged areas should rejoice. Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has launched lighter version of its Android Messenger app. The new bare-bones Messenger app is designed for people in areas with slow internet connections as well as for […]

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Narendra Modi’s foreign policy gains: There’s less to it than meets the eye

Image credit: Prakash Singh/AFP As the Pathankot probe by a team from Pakistan threatens to turn into a fiasco, it is time we took a hard look at Narendra Modi’s foreign policy record, which has received praise from most quarters. I’m puzzled by glowing accounts like this piece by Ashok Sajjanhar, […]