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Hungary’s most popular summer festival Sziget, which will be held for the 25th time this year, has added a bunch of new foreign star performers to its 2017 line-up. In addition to the already listed singers and bands twenty new names have now been announced: 22 new names in the Sziget line-up! ???? PJ Harvey * alt-J * Rudimental live * George Ezra * The […] The post Sziget Festival Adds 22 New Names, Including PJ Harvey And George Ezra, To 2017 Line-Up appeared first on Hungary Today…
02.22 / 23:00
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The machine-dominated world envisioned by James Cameron in “Terminator” once seemed like pure science fiction, but now, not so much. Just a few days ago, a Russian programmer from Perm unveiled his 3D-printed version of the T-800 robot featured in Cameron’s famous blockbuster, and while it can currently only move its head, it is equipped…
02.22 / 20:14
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Once upon a time, in the 20th Century, it was easier for fashion houses to get permission to shoot on the Acropolis Hill and the Parthenon. Or at least if it was Christian Dior… In 1951, photographer of French magazine Paris Match, Jean-Pierre Pedrazzini, traveled to Athens accompanied by some of the finest models of…
02.22 / 20:04
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What if your smartphones could send data about themselves to your iPhone? It sounds absurd, but Swiss sock manufacturer BlackSocks has been producing “Smarter Socks” that actually communicate with the owner’s smartphone ever since 2012. And yes, you can still buy them, but they’re definitely not cheap. BlackSocks believes mankind is made for greater things than …
02.22 / 18:25
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Indulge in some Chocolate Tart this weekend. Chocolate Truffle Tart is a classic. Loved by all, it’s a sure shot way to make yourself happy and of course, make your loved ones happy. If you still haven’t tried making one till date, then we say it’s about time. This easy recipe by Chef Ashish Rai, Head – Culinary, Barbeque Nation is a great way to start your culinary journey. Ingredients For c…
02.22 / 17:26
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The drugs could be injected into the middle ear, from which they would diffuse across a membrane into the inner ear. )Source: Thinkstock Images) Researchers have discovered a drug combination that can regenerate hair cells in human ears that detect sound waves and translate them into nerve signals enabling us to hear sounds. Each human being is born with about 15,000 hair cells per ear and once damaged, these…
02.22 / 16:55
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The statistical design of the Drug Survey included as many as 224 Drug molecules belonging to 15 different therapeutic categories of the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) 2011. (Source: Thinkstock Images) The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said it has found 1,850 samples of drugs sold in India ‘Not of Standard Quality (NSQ)’ while 13 were found spurious. “Overall, out of the…
02.22 / 16:55
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Eminent scholar and Historian Ramachandra Guha will be delivering “Samvatsar Lecture” on February 23. (Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal) An extravagant celebration of literature, marked by the presence of over 200 writers, scholars, poets, translators and critics from all over India is on offer at the ongoing Festival of Letters organised by the Sahitya Akademi here. The festival officially kicked off…
02.22 / 16:37
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It is very dry in Kenya’s Tsavo East National Park, and the animals there are struggling to find vital water water sources. The bad news is that rain isn’t expected to fall again until November, but the good news is that there are people willing to bring water to the animals by the truckload until…
02.22 / 16:35
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Arun Kakade has almost single-handedly managed the Awishkar Theatre Group production since its conception in 1971. (Source: File photo) Theatre veteran Arun Kakade is set to be conferred with a Lifetime Achievement honour for 2017 at the upcoming 12th Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META). The 85-year-old theatre producer is best known as the man behind the success of the Marathi theatre group Aavishkaar.…
02.22 / 16:22
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The treatment did not improve memory or any other measure of cognitive function. Instead, it increased the amount of plaque build-up in participants’ coronary arteries. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Elder men who undergo testosterone treatment may have improved bone density levels that can determine risk for fractures and anaemia, a condition in which the blood does not have enough healthy red blood cells, a…
02.22 / 16:17
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Hydration is the key to flawless and radiant skin. Layer up with hydrating products that penetrate the skin making it plumper, younger-looking and leaving you with a natural glow from within. (Source: Thinkstock Images) The ravages done unto your skin by environmental factors become visible as you age and dark spots and discolouration begin to appear. But it doesn’t need to be that way, says an expert.…
02.22 / 16:06
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The pineapple-pizza debate is hardly new. The internet’s been going crazy over it since some time now. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Over the years, food connoisseurs and, of course, the Reddit community have generated endless ‘pineapple-on-a-pizza’ debates. Believe it or not, there are online forums that hotly debate “pineapple on pizza?” followed by discussions between purists and…
02.22 / 13:56
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The goodness of Mediterranean diet. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Eating a Mediterranean diet rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains and healthy fats could decrease the chances an overweight person will experience regular pain, new research suggests. A well-established connection between body weight and chronic pain might be explained by inflammation in the body, and the study points to anti-inflammatory foods…
02.22 / 13:24
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Daily dieting goals. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Your tweets may accurately predict whether you will stick a diet, say scientists, including one of Indian origin, who have found that a person’s attitude on social media is directly linked to the likelihood of their dieting efforts succeeding. Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology in the US have determined that dieting success – or…
02.22 / 12:54
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There has been an increase in repeat individual travel. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Young Indian travellers are becoming more spontaneous in planning trips as is evident from the last minute bookings being made over the past year, according to a new study. Conducted by online travel portal Make My Trip, the study observed an increase in the number of bookings made merely a week before the trips, indicating an…
02.22 / 12:25
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After all, all work and no play makes for a dull job. (Source: Thinkstock Images) The countries in the European Union are giving workplace goals to organisations and institutions across the world. After experimenting with the 6-hour work week (albeit that didn’t quite go according to plan), it looks like Swedish policymakers want to include another interesting addendum to their work privileges. Swedes…
02.22 / 09:02
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Start your day with a superfood breakfast. (Source: Shilpa Shetty Kundra/Youtube) Oats are very nutritious, they’re gluten-free, wholegrain, a great source of important vitamins, fibre and anti-oxidants. Which is what makes them a great ingredient to start your packed day with. Continuing with her health video series on Youtube, actor and author Shilpa Shetty Kundra has come out with a healthy recipe for a…
02.22 / 08:04
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Greece’s Central Archaeological Council (KAS) on Tuesday was unanimous in rejecting the Gucci fashion house request for holding a fashion show on the Acropolis Hill in the summer. “The unique cultural character of the Acropolis monuments is inconsistent with this event, as its monuments are symbols of civilization and UNESCO monuments of world cultural heritage,”…
02.22 / 01:05
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The Hungry Hearts Supper Club in action Who wants to attend a dinner party hosted by a woman who murders young men? According to Greek mythology, the Siren lured handsome sailors with her songs and plunged them to death in the deepest waters. Two millennium ago, she discovered that hospitality was a more profitable business and started organising theme dinners instead. The latest edition was held at Oddbird…
02.22 / 00:36
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