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  1. 2 more arrested for Saharanpur violence

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.26 / 05:47 siasat.com
    Saharanpur: Two more persons have been arrested here in connection with the incidents of violence over taking out a rally to mark Ambedkar Jayanti in Janakpuri area, police said today. Acting on a tip-off, the police arrested the two accused person, identified as Virendra Punder and Bhawan alias Bunty, additional superintendent of police Sanjay Singh…
  2. Cops found stealing electricity in Gurugram

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.25 / 18:49 siasat.com
    Gurugram: Policemen were today found stealing electricity from power lines for their household use when a vigilance team carried out a raid at the Police Lines area here. The team from Haryana Power Utilities found 17 households allegedly receiving direct electricity supply without meters installed. Besides the power theft, seven meters were found tampered with…
  3. Girl raped, murdered by close relative; accused held

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.25 / 18:49 siasat.com
    Nashik: An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped and strangled to death by her close relative in Maledumala village in Dindori taluka in the district, a police officer said today. The incident took place yesterday afternoon and the accused, identified as Vilas Mahale (30), was arrested at Borgaon village on Nashik-Surat road last night, police said.…
  4. Four killed in van-bus collision in Madhya Pradesh

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.25 / 17:53 siasat.com
    Shahdol : Four persons, including a 12-year-old boy and his father, were killed in a road accident near here today, police said. The mishap took place when a Maruti van collided head- on with a speeding bus near Beohari Railway Station here, an officer said. All the victims were travelling in the van and were…
  5. Three of family killed by gang of dacoits

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.25 / 17:53 siasat.com
    Pune: Three members of a family were allegedly hacked to death by a gang of unidentified people, suspected to be dacoits, in Badhane village in the district in the wee hours today, the police said. Two members of the family, including a woman and her six-year-old daughter, were injured in the attack. The deceased are…
  6. Five persons injured in clash

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.25 / 17:53 siasat.com
    Kolkata: At least five persons were injured in a clash between residents of two adjoining areas at Sovabazar in north Kolkata today protesting the involvement of some locals in alleged anti-social activities. A senior officer of Kolkata Police said, at least five persons were injured in the fight. They were undergoing treatment at nearby hospitals.…
  7. Man robbed of Rs 5.30 lakh at gunpoint

    Siasat.com - Crime 04.25 / 17:14 siasat.com
    New Delhi: A man was allegedly robbed of Rs 5.30 lakh at gunpoint by unidentified bike-borne persons in northwest Delhi’s Bharat Nagar area, police said today. Ramesh, an employee of a software firm, was going towards Karol Bagh on his motorcycle yesterday when the incident took place. He was carrying a bag containing Rs 5.30…
  8. CBI registers FIR against its ex-chief Ranjit Sinha

    Tkbsen.in - Crime 04.25 / 15:40 tkbsen.in
    New Delhi: The CBI has registered an FIR against its former director Ranjit Sinha for allegedly trying to influence the coal scam probe as the agency’s chief. The action against Sinha came after the Supreme Court directed the agency to constitute a special investigation team to look into the allegations against Sinha. The Supreme Court…
  1. 'Diet' products can make you fat

    Topnews.in - Health 04.26 / 06:01 topnews.in
    Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 26 : Dieting and still can't shed those extra kilos? Turns out, some of the so-called diet products are just junk food in disguise. High-fat foods are often the primary target when fighting obesity, but sugar-laden "diet" foods could be contributing to unwanted weight gain as well, according to a new study from the University of Georgia. Researchers found that rats fed a diet high in sugar but low in fat, meant to imitate many popular diet foods, increased body…
  2. E-pharmacy startup Myra gets funds to expand in new markets

    After PharmEasy scooped up $18 million from Bessemer Venture Partners and others, Bengaluru-based Myra has roped in Matrix Partners and Times Internet, a part of the Times group which publishes this paper, as…
  3. Health Facts You Don't Know

    Boldsky.com - Health 04.26 / 04:46 boldsky.com
    Some health tips sound silly but they do work in the long run. Some habits have a cumulative effect. They show their benefit in the long run. For example, eating an apple every day is good for health. But it…
  4. Here`s how protein impacts intellectual disability

    Siasat.com - Health 04.26 / 03:30 siasat.com
    Washington: A new study has paved the way for the potential treatments of intellectual disability and other neurodevelopmental disorders. Your brain needs just the right balance between excitatory “on” signals and inhibitory “calm down” signals. Now scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have shown that a protein helps balance nerve…
  5. 6 Promising Yoga Poses That Can Bring Your Hips In Shape!

    Youngisthan.in - Health 04.26 / 03:09 youngisthan.in
    Yoga Poses To Tone Butts – For those who are not really a fan of yoga, let me tell you, you’re missing out on something really important. Yoga is actually very helpful in order to keep yourself fit. Those who are worried about butts, you need to do these yoga poses to bring them back […] The post 6 Promising Yoga Poses That Can Bring Your Hips In Shape! appeared first on Y…
  6. New AI Can Predict Heart Diseases Better Than Humans

    The latest groundbreaking usage for AI comes in the field of medicine. Researchers from the University of Nottingham have developed an algorithm using public data which can radically improve predictability of cardiovascular diseases. In simple terms, they’ve made an algorithm that can predict heart diseases. The system currently in usage comes courtesy of American College [...] The post New AI Can Predict Heart Diseases Better Than Humans appeared first on P…
  7. Experts are changing their minds about eating before exercising

    Star2.com - Health 04.25 / 23:00 star2.com
    It has long been said that eating before exercising is a good thing, but a new research may be challenge that belief when it comes to burning…
  8. Becton Dickinson to acquire Bard for $24 Billion

    Biospectrumasia.com - Health 04.25 / 22:27 biospectrumasia.com
    Biospectrum The agreement has been unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies. [Read…
  1. Students choose highschool exams for college admissions

    English.vietnamnet.vn - Education & Family 04.26 / 05:40 english.vietnamnet.vn
     VietNamNet Bridge – More than 859,800 candidates completed registration for the national high school examination on April 20, with nearly 75 per cent opting for college admission via high school exam r…
  2. Lessons for sex education to be included in new textbooks

    English.vietnamnet.vn - Education & Family 04.26 / 02:27 english.vietnamnet.vn
    VietNamNet Bridge - The news that a seventh grader and her parents only knew about her pregnancy on the day she gave birth has rung the alarm bell over Vietnamese students’ lack of sex e…
  3. HPSSC announces screening test date for the post of clerk (post code 484)

    Northgazette.com - Education 04.26 / 01:41 northgazette.com
    North Gazette News/ Hamirpur HPSSC (Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission, Hamirpur) has announced the date for screening test examination for the post of Clerk (Post Code- 484). In a press release issued here on Thursday, HPSSC spokesman said that the screening test for the post of Clerk would be conducted on– May 10, 2017 at The post HPSSC announces screening test date for the post of clerk (post code 484) appeared first on North…
  4. 32 new pharmacists find themselves without provisional licence to work

    Thestar.com.my - Education 04.26 / 00:19 thestar.com.my
    PETALING JAYA: Thirty-two new pharmacy graduates from a university in the Klang Valley either cannot get a job in their field or continue working as…
  5. ‘Varsity failed to follow accreditation process’

    Thestar.com.my - Education 04.26 / 00:19 thestar.com.my
    PETALING JAYA: The university whose pharmacy graduates have not been able to get provisional licence to practise had missed one monitoring visit and failed to submit documents for full accreditation for the course for final audit in time for students’ g…
  6. Talentedge and XLRI Jamshedpur to offer Executive Development Programme in Advanced Financial Management

    Apnnews.com - Education 04.25 / 23:04 apnnews.com
    New Delhi: Talentedge, India’s leading Ed-Tech firm, offering ‘live and int…
  7. Korean Language and Culture at your Keyboard

    Groovekorea.com - Education 04.25 / 22:43 groovekorea.com
    It’s creeping towards 2pm on a brisk early January afternoon in Seongbuk-gu. Chores done and coffee freshly brewed means no interruptions for an hour of Korean conversation. Sitting at his kitchen table, Dara prepares for his first lesson with Seniors and Youth (SAY Global Inc.). He thinks the topic of the lesson (selected from a […] The post Korean Language and Culture at your Keyboard appeared first on Groove M…
  8. Federalism and security arrangement in armed conflict areas

    Ateneo.edu - Education 04.25 / 22:13 ateneo.edu
    April 25, 2017By: Jennifer Santiago Oreta, BlueboardFederalism is being proposed as the alternative to the prevailing overly-centralized power structure of the government. Especially for the Visayas and Mindanao provinces, the lure of federalism has gripped the areas since the time of President Ramos.  It is not an exaggeration to say that the federalism agenda provided President Duterte broad-base support especially during the campaign period.   The main argument of federalism p…
  1. Now, USL licensing Bagpiper, other brands to local bottlers

    The not-so transparent business environment in many states, where local politics and and liquor trade and mixed up, is another factor behind Diageo-owned USL thinning down to focus only on the profitable, premium…
  2. Coca-Cola to cut 1,200 jobs, boosts savings target

    COCA-COLA-RESULTS:Coca-Cola to cut 1,200 jobs, boosts savings…
  3. Introducing a taste of Peru to Malaysians

    Thestar.com.my - Eat-And-Drink 04.26 / 00:19 thestar.com.my
    PERUVIAN restaurants have been known to use aji amarillo as this yellow-orange chilli pepper, grown in Peru, is present in almost all local dishes…
  4. Robots are delivering food in San Francisco

    Star2.com - Food 04.25 / 23:00 star2.com
    A startup and a takeaway meal ordering mobile app has put Happy the robot to work handling local deliveries for some restaurants in San…
  5. Simple And Quick Semolina Pancake

    Boldsky.com - Food 04.25 / 20:43 boldsky.com
    Often you feel so lazy that you don’t want to get up and make something elaborate and difficult for evening snack or breakfast. You look for certain recipes that are tasty and take little time to make. Semolina pancake is…
  6. Mosaru Ambode Or Dahi Vada For Ugadi

    Boldsky.com - Food 04.25 / 20:43 boldsky.com
    Ugadi is the first day of the Chaitra Masam as per the Hindu calendar. It denotes the New Year in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. The first day of the Kannad New Year is celebrated as Ugadi and it is one…
  7. Minty Mango Delight

    Boldsky.com - Food 04.25 / 20:43 boldsky.com
    ‘Aam Ka Panna' is one of India's favourite drinks during the summer. The temperatures soar sky high during the Indian summers and this is where aam ka panna surely helps one cool down. The traditional aam ka panna is made…
  8. Simple And Quick Semolina Pancake

    Boldsky.com - Food 04.25 / 19:15 boldsky.com
    Often you feel so lazy that you don’t want to get up and make something elaborate and difficult for evening snack or breakfast. You look for certain recipes that are tasty and take little time to make. Semolina pancake is…
  1. Muslim teen living in U.S tells her dad she wants to remove hijab

    Sachtimes.com - Religion 04.25 / 20:31 sachtimes.com
    According to media reports, 17-year-old Lamyaa from Pennsylvania was recently engaged in a group chat started by one of her friends where the subject of President Donald Trump was brought…
  2. 103rd Gaden Tripa of Tibet Jetsun Lobsang Tenzin Rinpoche dies

    Thetibetpost.com - Religion 04.25 / 06:28 thetibetpost.com
    Dharamshala — Spiritual head of Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism, 103rd Gaden Tripa Jetsun Lobsang Tenzin Rinpoche, has died. This is an appointment that takes place every seven y…
  3. 12th Tibetan Chamber of Commerce meeting highlights ethical business

    Thetibetpost.com - Religion 04.25 / 06:28 thetibetpost.com
    Dharamshala — "Business with ethics is critical to Tibetans and also vital to the Tibetan economy; We should never forget our roots,” said Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay on April 24th as he inaugurated the 12th annual general meeting of the Tibetan Chamber of Commerce, the first coalition of Tibetan businessmen in exi…
  4. Tibetans and supporters speak out for missing Panchen Lama of Tibet

    Thetibetpost.com - Religion 04.25 / 06:28 thetibetpost.com
    Dharamshala — On the occasion of the 28th birth anniversary of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the 11th Panchen Lama of Tibetan Buddhism, the Central Tibetan Administration has released a new video– titled "Missing- the Panchen Lama of Tibet," featuring messages from political personalities from six different countries across the wor…
  5. Coptic Christian Churches attacked by Sunni Islamists in Egypt: 45 killed and many injured

    Moderntokyotimes.com - Religion 04.25 / 00:19 moderntokyotimes.com
    Coptic Christian Churches attacked by Sunni Islamists in Egypt: 45 killed and many injured Boutros Hussein, Sawako Uchida, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Coptic Christians have recently been cleansed in parts of the Sinai region of Egypt and now at least 45 Christians have been killed in two attacks against Christian holy places.…
  6. Sonu Nigam calls morning Azaan as forced religiousness which made his fans angry

    Sachtimes.com - Religion 04.24 / 23:36 sachtimes.com
    Bollywood Singer Sonu Nigam, in a series of tweets, has raised questions on the Azaan call in the morning. He expressed his displeasure on being ‘forced’ to wake up because of the Azaan every mor…
  7. 10,000 Jains took out rally on Sunday to celebrate 2616th Birth Anniversary of Lord Mahaveera, Founder of Jainism

    Apnnews.com - Religion 04.24 / 22:26 apnnews.com
    Hyderabad : Ten thousand Jains in the city too out a rally—Bhavya Shobha Yatra on Sunday in c…
  8. Shab-e-Meraj to be observed tonight with religious devotion

    Sachtimes.com - Religion 04.24 / 18:25 sachtimes.com
    LAHORE: Shab-e-Meraj, the night when the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) ascended to the highest levels of Heavens, will be observed tonight (Monday) across the country with religious fervor and…
  1. Review: Snotgirl, Volume 1

    Star2.com - Books 04.25 / 23:00 star2.com
    Set in the vapid superficial world of social media, Snotgirl is surprisingly full of…
  2. Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance author Robert Pirsig dies

    Star2.com - Books 04.25 / 14:32 star2.com
    The author of the influential 1970s philosophical novel died at the age of…
  3. The story of the Libor scam

    Business-standard.com - Books 04.25 / 06:47 business-standard.com
    In The Spider Network, David Enrich tackles conspiracy among a small group of Wall Street…
  1. Will Smith joins Cannes festival jury

    Clickittefaq.com - Culture 04.26 / 05:19 clickittefaq.com
    Hollywood stars Will Smith and Jessica Chastain will sit on the Cannes jury when the festival kicks off next month. The pair, both former Oscar nominees, will help choose the Palme d’Or winner from films including Michael Haneke’s Happy End and Sofia Coppola’s Beguiled. They are joined by the likes of Chinese X-Men actress Fan…
  2. Kangana Ranaut says ‘Rangoon’s failure was targeted at me’

    Clickittefaq.com - Culture 04.26 / 05:19 clickittefaq.com
    Actress Kangana Ranaut, who was last seen in Vishal Bhardwaj’s Rangoon, says that the film’s failure was targeted at her. “I, for one, thought the film had all the ingredients to be a profitable business proposition. However, Rangoon’ failure was heartbreaking. Before this film, every time people asked me if failure throws me back, I…
  3. [Photos] Vietnamese-American Artist Helps Create and Share 'Made by Refugee' Stickers

    Saigoneer.com - Arts&Culture 04.26 / 04:31 saigoneer.com
    If you’ve come across a “Made by Refugee” sticker in Saigon, know that they’re the brainchild of artist duo Kien Quan and Jillian Young, created in an effort to raise awareness of the global refugee crisis.Read More…
  4. Cara Delevingne Shaved Off All Her Hair For ‘Life in a Year’

    Preen.inquirer.net - Culture 04.26 / 02:26 preen.inquirer.net
    Cara Delevingne just got a drastic makeover. The model recently shaved all her hair to prepare for her upcoming role. Gasp! Allure caught Cara coming out of a car in Toronto with her new hairdo—or lack of. Apparently, she’ll play a woman with cancer in the film Life in a Year, which also stars Jaden Smith. She took […] The post Cara Delevingne Shaved Off All Her Hair For ‘Life in a Year’ appeared first on Pree…
  5. Unbounded Contemporary Chinese Painting In Mantua

    Artasiapacific.com - Arts&Culture 04.26 / 02:08 artasiapacific.com
    Magazine/WebExclusives/UnboundedContemporaryChinesePaintingInMantua “Unbounded” was a collective show that introduced audiences in the Italian city of Mantua to the work of ten contemporary Chinese artists born between the 1950s and the late ’80s, including Fang Lijun, Li Changlong, Cai Lei and others. The show was hosted in Mantua’s Casa del Mantegna, once the residence of the Italian Renaissance painter Andrea Mantegna. The title “Unbounded” was…
  6. Daan Park to be sealed off before Mayday show

    Eyeontaiwan.com - Arts&Culture 04.26 / 00:04 eyeontaiwan.com
    The China Post Date: March 24, 2017 By: The China Post news staff B’in Music (相信音樂), the music agency of rock group Mayday (五月天), said Thursday it would seal off the performance area at the Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園) two days ahead the band’s free concert there on Wednesday. No entrance to the performance area……
  7. From landscape to fine art, Encore photo exhibition stands out

    Star2.com - Arts 04.25 / 23:00 star2.com
    Photograpy exhibition Encore exhibits the full range of The Print Room’s diverse…
  8. Engraving, masonry works in Afghanistan

    Thekabultimes.gov.af - Arts&Culture 04.25 / 14:43 thekabultimes.gov.af
     Engraving art which is masonry work has long history in Afghanistan where most of historic monuments discovered were carved 1500 years back; for example, …
  1. Stent Abbott wants to pull out is 'identical' to others

    It Is Sold In Some European Countries At Around The Ceiling Price Fixed In…
  2. Glenmark Pharma initiates clinical investigation for GBR 310

    Financialexpress.com - Medecine 04.25 / 22:22 financialexpress.com
    GBR 310 is a recombinant DNA-derived humanised immunoglobulin G1 kappa monoclonal antibody The post Glenmark Pharma initiates clinical investigation for GBR 310 appeared first on …
  3. Serum Institute of India buys polio vaccine co in Czech for 72 mn euros

    Financialexpress.com - Medecine 04.25 / 22:22 financialexpress.com
    The acquisition would catapult the Pune-based company to the largest injectable polio vaccine maker in the world with over 200 million doses The post Serum Institute of India buys polio vaccine co in Czech for 72 mn euros appeared first on …
  4. Zydus Cadila gets US FDA nod for anti-hypertensive tabs

    Financialexpress.com - Medecine 04.25 / 22:22 financialexpress.com
    The drug will be produced at the group's formulations manufacturing facility in Ahmedabad The post Zydus Cadila gets US FDA nod for anti-hypertensive tabs appeared first on…
  5. FDEC commences roll-out of malaria demonstration project in MP

    Financialexpress.com - Medecine 04.25 / 22:22 financialexpress.com
    The phase will focus on community awareness and education programmes among the community residents in Mandla district The post FDEC commences roll-out of malaria demonstration project in MP appeared first on …
  6. Japanese pharma companies predict 17 per cent growth in 2017

    Financialexpress.com - Medecine 04.25 / 22:22 financialexpress.com
    CPhI research shows that the biologics and generics sector are driving growth over the next year The post Japanese pharma companies predict 17 per cent growth in 2017 appeared first on …
  7. United BioPharma Inc. selects GE Healthcare’s FlexFactory manufacturing platform

    Biospectrumasia.com - Medecine 04.25 / 13:57 biospectrumasia.com
    Biospectrum United BioPharma’s FlexFactory supports a rich pipeline of innovative protein drugs including UB-421, an entry inhibitor monoclonal antibody for HIV treatment [Read…
  8. Govt cracks whip, no stent can be withdrawn, for now

    Order Follows Abbott, Medtronics' Bid To Yank Out…