Autopsy offers new clues 3,600 yrs after pharaoh’s murder

CAIRO: A high-tech study has offered new clues into the killing of a pharaoh who ruled Egypt over three millennia ago, the antiquities ministry...

COVID infection may reduce fertility in men

PARIS: COVID-19 may damage sperm quality and reduce fertility in men, according to a new study based on experimental evidence. The viral disease -...

Pollution linked to irreversible loss of eyesight

PARIS: Air pollution is likely to increase the risk of irreversible sight loss, according to the results of a long-term study published yesterday. Age-related...

Trash islands bring Balkan waste crisis to the surface

PRIBOJ, Serbia: Framed by rolling hills and farmhouses, the emerald waters of Potpecko lake were once a picturesque fishing spot in western Serbia. But...

Early cancer detection improves recovery chances: CAN

KUWAIT: Cancer Awareness Nation (CAN) Board Chairman Dr Khaled Al-Saleh yesterday highlighted the importance of raising awareness regarding early detection of cancer in the...

India plans to cull thousands of birds over avian flu

SHIMLA: Tens of thousands of poultry will be slaughtered in India after an outbreak of deadly avian influenza was found to...

Taiba Hospital reaccredited by Joint Commission International

KUWAIT: Taiba Hospital announced yesterday that it is awarded the Joint Commission International Accreditation (JCIA) for the...

DHAMAN opens third Primary Healthcare Center in Kuwait

DHAMAN celebrates opening of PHC Center in Dhajeej KUWAIT: Health Assurance Hospitals Company (DHAMAN) yesterday inaugurated its Primary...

Masks block 99.9% of large COVID droplets

BEIJING: A woman wearing a facemask walks along a street yesterday. - AFP PARIS: Face masks reduce the...

Climate change hits Kashmir’s ‘red gold’ saffron crop

PAMPORE: In this picture taken on November 1, 2020, a boy sits near a bag filled with saffron flowers in a...

Not too late to curb new strain: Virus mutation tracker

GENEVA: It is not too late for Europe to contain the new variant of COVID-19 exploding in...

Al-Safat Investment wins Best Health and Safety Workplace Environment Award

KUWAIT: Al-Safat Investment Co received lately the 'Best Health and Safety Workplace Environment Award' from International Finance...

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