Daily Archives: December 21, 2008


Assault- By Masood Hasan

It is close to 4 a.m. in the middle of what we euphemistically call a working week. From almost midnight, our neighborhood has been subjected to a high-decibel assault of “devotional” bombardment. It is relentless. In its fourth hour, it shows no sign of slowing down or ending. A neighbour […]


Exciting breakthrough can cripple cancers

Scientists have stumbled on a vital breakthrough in their fight against cancer – they can cripple its progression by switching off a particular molecule. Metastasis is the ability of cancer cells to proliferate from a primary site and form tumours at distant sites, a complex process enabled by cell motility […]