Tag: Alcohol

Air hostess death: Viscera report confirms alcohol in blood

New Delhi: The viscera report of flight attendant Anissia Batra has pointed out that she was under the influence of…

Official: Air India top pilot grounded for failing pre-flight alcohol test

National carrier Air India grounded its director (operations) Captain A K Kathpalia on Sunday after he allegedly failed in a…

Petition in SC seeking direction to curb voting under influence of alcohol

New Delhi: A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court by Tamil Nadu Telugu Yuva Sakthi (TNTYS), seeking a…

Japan Airlines pilot held for being drunk

London: A Japan Airlines pilot was on Thursday arrested shortly prior to his scheduled flight from London to Tokyo as…

Death toll in Iran alcohol poisoning jumps to 84

Tehran: Iran's health ministry said Monday a total of 84 people have died and nearly 1,000 been poisoned from consuming…

Diabetic patients at risk of death from alcohol, accidents, suicide

Washington: Turns out, diabetic patients are more likely to die from alcohol-related factors, accidents or suicide. The study, conducted at…

‘Drunkard rats’ find their way to police storerooms in ‘dry’ Bihar

Patna: In Bihar, rats are stealing liquor from police storerooms where confiscated alcohol is being kept. According to the report…

Teens experiencing back pain linked to substance abuse

Washington D.C.: Adolescents who experience back pain are more likely to frequently smoke cigarettes, drink alcohol, and report problems like…

Girl kidnapped, forced to drink alcohol, gang-raped

A 16-year-old girl in Noida was allegedly kidnapped and raped by two men. The incident took place when the girl…

There is no such thing as safe/healthy ‘drinks’: Research

London: Contrary to claims that one or two glasses of wine a day keep you healthy, a study published in…

Ben Affleck goes to rehab for alcohol addiction

Washington: In order to treat his alcohol addiction, Hollywood star Ben Affleck is heading to rehabilitation for the third time.…

Early-life alcohol intake may increase prostate cancer risk

New York: Consuming at least seven drinks of alcohol per week in your adolescence may increase the risk of high…

Energy drinks mixed alcohol affected on health says, study

London: Do you consume alcohol with energy drinks just to counteract its sedative nature? If so, it can exacerbate the…

‘Alcohol’ – a death drink for TB Patients

New York: Increased consumption of alcohol in people with tuberculosis (TB) may accelerate their risk of death, scientists led by…

Women group launches awareness drive against drinking in Bastar

Bastar: A group of women in Chhattisgarh's Bastar has launched a drive to spread awareness against alcohol consumption. The Blue-Gang…

Alcohol may worsen condition of heart failure patients

London: Even moderate level of alcohol consumption may worsen the condition of heart failure patients with a faulty versions of…

Beer company recalls bottles with Muslim Kalima printed on caps

Berlin: A German alcoholic drinks brand, Eichbaum found itself in the midst of a controversy after it after it used…

Smoking, boozing boosts atrial fibrillation

Washington: Smoking and drinking are two lifestyle habits that get a lot of negative criticism for a good reason. Giving…

5 natural ways to fight non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

New Delhi: According to the WHO, liver disease is the 10th most common cause of deaths in India. Gone are…

Thousands of cancer cases are preventable with lifestyle changes

LONDON: Getting rid of smoking tobacco, exercising and shedding weight may be key lifestyle behaviours that can cut down thousands…