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PGI injection mystery cracked: ‘Contract killer’ who posed as nurse was hired by victim’s brother, nabbed: Cops

A contract killer hired by a woman's brother attempted to kill her at a hospital in Chandigarh due to her inter-caste marriage. The brother and two others have been arrested. The victim remains in critical condition.

The ‘contract killer’, victim’s brother and two other accused at the Sector 17 police station on Tuesday. (Ravi Kumar/HT)
Updated on Nov 22, 2023 10:00 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Eli Lilly's Zepbound: Here's what to know about new obesity drug approved by FDA

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new obesity drug- Zepbound

FILE - A sign for Eli Lilly & Co. stands outside their corporate headquarters in Indianapolis on April 26, 2017. Zepbound, a new version of the company's popular diabetes treatment Mounjaro can be sold as a weight-loss drug, U.S. regulators announced Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2023. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)(AP)
Published on Nov 09, 2023 11:02 PM IST
ByArya Vaishnavi

610 arrested in Shimla police’s anti-drugs drive in 10 months

The rise in drug addiction among the youth has raised significant concerns prompting the special cell of the Shimla police to intensify its campaign against chitta. In a recent operation, the special cell successfully seized 107.93 grams of chitta.

The Shimla police’s efforts to combat the growing menace of chitta, a drug derived from opium, have yielded significant results. Over the past 10 months, the police apprehended 610 individuals involved in chitta drug-related activities, marking a 140% increase in arrests compared to previous years. (Representational image)
Updated on Nov 03, 2023 07:14 AM IST
By, Shimla

Psychedelic drug MDMA eases PTSD symptoms with these side effects, reveals study

New study reveals common side effects of psychedelic drug MDMA, sponsors seek US approval to market the drug as a PTSD treatment when combined with talk therapy

Psychedelic drug MDMA eases PTSD symptoms with these side effects, reveals study (Shutterstock)
Published on Sep 15, 2023 10:15 AM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Kejriwal visits family of toddler suffering from rare genetic disease

The boy, Kanav is suffering from spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a genetic neuromuscular disorder that affects the nerve cells that control voluntary muscles.

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal visited Kanav's family in Najafgarh on Tuesday.(ANI)
Published on Sep 12, 2023 07:17 PM IST
By | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
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