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Karnataka horror: Six including children burnt to death by relative in Kodagu district; four undergoing treatment
India

Karnataka horror: Six including children burnt to death by relative in Kodagu district; four undergoing treatment

According to the police, the accused is said to have locked the family members inside the house, climbed to the roof, removed the tiles and poured petrol into the house and set it ablaze

Firstpost Podcast: Dr Aiswarya Rao looks at the dark side of forced detox during coronavirus lockdown
India

Firstpost Podcast: Dr Aiswarya Rao looks at the dark side of forced detox during coronavirus lockdown

In this episode, Dr Aiswarya explains what constitutes alcohol abuse, and the dark side of the forced detox in the lockdown.

Why are some people more prone to drinking problems?
Health

Why are some people more prone to drinking problems?

Experts say that when you are an alcoholic, cutting back is not an option - in the sense that some people are wired to be alcoholic.

7 negative effects of working overtime
Health

7 negative effects of working overtime

If you’ve been working nine hours a day on most days, or more than 48 hours a week, you are working overtime by most definitions.

How to get over a Diwali party hangover with tips backed by science
Health

How to get over a Diwali party hangover with tips backed by science

Happily, science can help you deal with the effects of a hangover quickly and efficiently.

Game of Thrones actor Kit Harington checks into wellness retreat after end of HBO series
Entertainment

Game of Thrones actor Kit Harington checks into wellness retreat after end of HBO series

A representative for Kit Harington said Tuesday the British actor was utilizing a post-Game of Thrones break in his schedule to spend time at the facility

Hold my beer: Alcohol that could offer all the fun of drinking without the dangers?
science

Hold my beer: Alcohol that could offer all the fun of drinking without the dangers?

A scientist named David Nutt has developed a synthetic alcohol substitute he calls Alcarelle.

Father of two jailed in France for feeding children only cakes, Coca-Cola while spending welfare money on alcohol
World

Father of two jailed in France for feeding children only cakes, Coca-Cola while spending welfare money on alcohol

The father, who was described as violent towards his wife and children, was jailed for three months Wednesday in Limoges, central France. The eldest boy had to have seven sugar-rotten teeth removed, and the second does not speak

Excessive alcohol use during adolescence may disrupt brain development: Study
Life

Excessive alcohol use during adolescence may disrupt brain development: Study

Excessive alcohol use during adolescence may disrupt the development of brain and increase the risk of substance use disorder later in life, a new study has warned.

Ian Thorpe's management deny reports that he's in rehab
Sports

Ian Thorpe's management deny reports that he's in rehab

"Ian is not in rehab. Ian was in hospital for an operation on his shoulder and is pleased to let his friends and fans know that he is now out of hospital and on the mend," Thorpe's management company, SEL, said in a statement Friday.

Love your alcohol? You may end up with Alzheimer's
Life

Love your alcohol? You may end up with Alzheimer's

Light to moderate alcohol consumption has generally been considered to have some health benefits, including possibly reducing risk of cognitive decline.