Tag Archives: rejection

Scientists Come Out on 13 Oft-Repeated Cannabis Claims

An international scientific body has reviewed 13 claims made by proponents of cannbis as false and published its findings saying none of them are strongly supported by scientific evidence. Toronto-based he International Centre for Science in Drug Policy (ICSDP) has released two reports on Wednesday evaluating the strength of commonly heard cannabis claims, titled “State of the Evidence: Cannabis Use and Regulation,” and another ...

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AIIMS, Ohio Varsity Hoin Hands to Study Regenerating Bodyparts, Tissues

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has signed an MoU with the US-based Ohio State University to develop a technique in regenerating human body parts and tissues for patients in India, which is till now confined to Hollywood films like Amazing Spiderman and its sequel. AIIMS said initiative will help those suffering from burn injuries, infections and abdominal ...

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Mullaperiyar Dam: SC Rejects Kerala’s Review Plea, Backs Tamil Nadu’s Observation

  Accepting Tamil Nadu’s observation that increasing the level would cause no damage to the dam, the Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the review plea filed by Kerala against the verdict to raise the water level at Mullaperiyar dam to 142 feet. The five-member bench headed by chief justice H L Datta supported the argument by Tamil Nadu, saying that ...

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