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  • Hitler may have married Jewish woman by mistake, claims report 05-04-2014 06:43 PM

    In what could prove to be one of the biggest ironies of history, Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler, infamous for the genocide of Jews, may have unwittingly married a Jewish woman, new British research has found. The German Nazi leader known for his persecution of Jews had wed his long-term lover...
  • AAP a party with "agitational DNA": Nandan Nilekani 14-03-2014 09:22 PM

    Former Infosys founder and Congress candidate from Bangalore South, Nandan Nilekani, on Friday said the Aam Aadmi Party is not a factor in the Lok Sabha elections and it is a party with "agitational DNA". "I'm confident of winning from Bangalore south, I'm also sure that AAP is not a...
  • Photos: When 89-year-old Congress leader ND Tiwari finally accepted Rohit Shekhar as his son and hugged him publicly 05-03-2014 10:14 AM

    Veteran Congress politician ND Tiwari addressed a press conference in New Delhi on March 4 after finally accepting Rohit Shekhar, who took him to court, as his son. Tiwari was seen holding hands with Rohit's mother and hugging him in public. ...
  • Following court orders, cow undergoes DNA test to settle ownership dispute 07-01-2014 08:53 PM

    Kollam: A local court in Kollam has ordered DNA testing on a cow to settle a dispute over its ownership by two women at Punalur in the district. Based on the court order, the cow was brought to a veterinary hospital and collected blood samples on Monday to be sent...
  • MP police send proposal to open forensic DNA research centre in state 31-12-2013 10:11 AM

    A proposal to open a forensic DNAresearch centre in Madhya Pradesh has been sent to the stategovernment by the police, as it is extremely important toinvestigate crime scenes scientifically to collect evidence, asenior police official said in Bhopal on Tuesday. At an event organised by the Regional JudicialLaboratory of CBI...
  • Andhra train fire: Family members await identification of bodies 29-12-2013 04:27 PM

    One day after an AC coach of the Bangalore-Nanded express caught fire near Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh resulting in the death of at least 26 people and injuring 12 others, 18 bodies have been identified. DNA sampling had to be done as the bodies have been charred beyond recognition....
  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Defence tears into CBI's claims 30-10-2013 11:52 PM

    Ghaziabad: Trashing CBI claim that Aarushi Talwar was hit by a golf club before being murdered, counsel for dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar Wednesday told a court here that the teenager's post mortem report had not suggested the use of a stick in the attack. Talwar's lawyer Tanveer Ahmed...
  • Bigfoot may be cross between polar bear and brown bear, claims Oxford scientist 18-10-2013 12:38 AM

    The mythical Bigfoot may really exist, but it is just a cross between an ancient polar bear and a brown bear, according to new DNA research by an Oxford scientist. Analysis of supposed yeti hair samples, one found in the western Himalayan region of Ladakh and the other from Bhutan,...
  • Paternity row: ND Tiwari seeks adjournment of hearing for 8 weeks 06-10-2013 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: Veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari, who is to appear on October 8 for cross-examination in connection with the paternity suit against him, has moved a plea in the Delhi High Court seeking adjournment of proceedings for eight weeks citing health reasons. In his application, which is likely to...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Police seek DNA samples of kin of missing persons 10-09-2013 03:35 PM

    The Uttarakhand Police have sought DNA samples of relatives of those who went missing in the heavy floods that left the hill state devastated in June this year. "DGP Uttarakhand, through his letter has appealed for samples of DNA of the relatives of missing persons in the Uttarakhand floods, so...
  • Court allows NIA to take Yasin Bhatkal, Asadullah Akhtar's DNA samples 10-09-2013 03:13 PM

    Delhi court on Tuesday allowed NIA's plea for taking terror accused Yasin Bhatkal and his associate Asadullah Akhtar'sDNA samples and specimen handwritings for further probe, preservation and comparison with various seized articles. The decision came after the court extended their NIA custody till September 17 based on the agency's claims...
  • DNA of Mumbai gangrape accused has matched: Sources 30-08-2013 06:12 PM

    Mumbai: In a major step forward for the prosecution in the Mumbai gangrape case of a 23-year-old photojournalist, Mumbai Police sources say DNA samples of all the accuses has matched with the evidence from the crime scene. But one of the accused has been found to be minor, they say....
  • Mumbai gangrape: One accused to undergo test to determine age 27-08-2013 06:35 PM

    Mumbai: As Mumbai Police has been working towards building a watertight case against the five arrested accused in the photojournalist gangrape case, CNN-IBN has learnt by way of police sources that one of the accused who claimed to be a juvenile will undergo a Bone Ossification Test to settle counter...
  • Delhi gangrape: Police conclude arguments, judgement soon 26-08-2013 06:45 PM

    Delhi Police, on Monday, concluded its final arguments in the December 16 gangrape and murder trial against the four adult accused in the case, saying it had all the evidence to prove them guilty. The counsel for the accused will start its final arguments from Tuesday. Special Public Prosecutor Dayan...
  • DNA tests ordered to ascertain parentage of two newborns in Puducherry 24-08-2013 01:49 PM

    The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry has decided to conduct DNA testson two new born boys, delivered on the same day in a ward following confusion on their parentage, created by the negligent hospital staff. The alleged negligence by the staff on duty in the maternity...
  • Navy divers recover sixth body from INS Sindhurakshak, hunt on for others 18-08-2013 08:48 AM

    Mumbai: Navy divers have recovered the sixth body from the mangled remains of submarine INS Sindhurakshak on late Saturday night while hopes over the survival of remaining 12 are very dim. The bodies are badly charred and are unidentifiable and have, therefore, been sent to the naval hospital for DNA...
  • INS Sindhurakshak: Navy divers open second access to the submarine 17-08-2013 05:42 PM

    Mumbai: Battling the odds, divers from the Navy continued their search for more bodies on board submarine INS Sindhurakshak without any success but managed to open a second access to the sunken vessel during an overnight "challenging but critical" operation. The rescue team had extricated badly charred bodies of five...
  • Navy divers open second hatch, search for missing sailors continue 17-08-2013 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: Navy divers have found five bodies from the mangled remains of the submarine, INS Sindhurakshak. As rescue operations continue, Russia has defended the submarine saying they don't see any technical failure as the likely cause behind the incident. Russia has also offered help in the probe. Of the five...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars' London-based witness fails to appear in court 17-08-2013 03:36 AM

    A London-based DNA expert, who was to examine forensic documents provided by CBI in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case as a defence witness, did not turn up in the special CBI court in Ghaziabad on Friday. The Court of Additional Sessions Judge Shyam Lal fixed August 22 for next hearing to...
  • Haryana: State-of-the-art forensic lab set up in Gurgaon 31-07-2013 02:45 PM

    Gurgaon: A state-of-the-art DNA forensic laboratory has been set up by Life Technologies Corporation in Gurgaon, a company official said on Wednesday. Equipped with the most advanced DNA testing system, the laboratory will provide the much-needed high DNA profiling services to help accelerate sampling process, said Devashish Ohri, Managing Director...
  • Rosalind Franklin's 93rd birthday: Discovery of the DNA molecular structure 25-07-2013 08:27 AM

    Rosalind Franklin (full name Rosalind Elsie Franklin) was born on July 25, 1920 in London. She contributed to the discovery of the molecular structure of the DNA. She graduated in physical chemistry from Newnham College in Cambridge. During the World War II she served as a air raid warden while...
  • Woman accused of murdering a doctor 'couriers' his severed private part to wife 24-07-2013 08:31 AM

    The gruesome murder of a 42-year-old government doctor in Kanpur has taken a bizarre turn with the woman accused of the crime now being suspected of having couriered the victim's severed private part to his wife, police said on Tuesday. The main accused woman in the case, who is yet...
  • Forensic experts explain how the dead will be identified in U'khand 26-06-2013 11:39 AM

    CNN-IBN's Subhajit Sengupta speaks to forensic experts who explain how the dead bodies will be identified in Uttarakhand through DNA profiling. ...
  • U'khand: Govt to keep DNA profile, photographs of unidentified victims 25-06-2013 07:09 PM

    Dehradun: All unidentified victims of the Uttarakhand disaster will be photographed and their DNA profiles kept in safety custody to help family members identify them in future. As many of the 822 people who lost their lives following the rains and floods in Uttarakhand were yet to be identified, the...
  • NASA to send DNA of science fiction writer Arthur C Clarke into space 21-06-2013 06:47 PM

    Washington: NASA is planning to send DNA of famed British science fiction writer Sir Arthur C Clarke into space - five years after his death. The author of the novel '2001: A Space Odyssey' died in 2008 in Sri Lanka, and now NASA scientists have announced plans to send his...
  • Britain's future king Prince William has Indian heritage, proves DNA 14-06-2013 06:47 PM

    London: Prince William, second-in-line to the throne, will be first British king with proven Indian ancestry, DNA analysis has revealed. The DNA analysis of saliva samples taken from the Duke of Cambridge's relatives have established a direct lineage between the 30-year-old prince and an Indian housekeeper on his mother Princess...
  • Britain's future king Prince Williams has Indian heritage, DNA proves 14-06-2013 02:04 PM

    London: Prince William, second-in-line to the throne, will be first British king with proven Indian ancestry, DNA analysis has revealed. The DNA analyses of saliva samples taken from the Duke of Cambridge's relatives have established a direct lineage between the 30-year-old prince and an Indian housekeeper on his mother Princess...
  • Kerala HC stays Bitty Mohanty's DNA test by a week 28-05-2013 03:18 PM

    Kochi: Kerala High Court on Tuesday stayed for a week the order of a lower court directing Bitti Mohanty, accused in the 2006 German tourist rape case in Rajasthan, to undergo DNA test. The interim order in this regard was issued by justice K Harilal on a petition filed by...
  • Scientists finally create human stem cells through cloning 15-05-2013 11:20 PM

    New York: After more than 15 years of failures by scientists around the world and one outright fraud, biologists have finally created human stem cells by the same technique that produced Dolly the cloned sheep in 1996: They transplanted genetic material from an adult cell into an egg whose own...
  • FBI takes DNA samples of Boston bombing suspect's widow 30-04-2013 06:37 AM

    Boston: Investigators on Monday removed bags of evidence including some containing DNA samples from the home in Rhode Island where the widow of suspected Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been living, according to a person familiar with the investigation. FBI agents spent hours at the home of Katherine Russell's...