University of California supports reinstating Affirmative Action

indica News Bureau- The University of California regents board on Monday voted to support an effort to bring back affirmative action in hopes of diversifying its student body on its 10 campuses amid declines of minority groups in the nearly 24 years since the practice was outlawed, according to published reports. Monday’s unanimous vote by […]

University of California study warns high risk of diabetes in Indian Americans due to DDT exposure

indica News Bureau- The American Chemical Society’s journal Environmental Science & Technology released shocking research results in its November issue about the connection of diabetes and DDT (Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane). The research found that Indian Americans who may have been exposed to high levels of DDT are likely to be at greater risk of developing diabetes, researchers […]