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AstroSat Discovers Ultraviolet Wings Of Butterfly Nebula

The discovery has been featured as the AstroSat Picture of the Month (APOM) for October.

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A New Effort To Bring Astronomy and People Closer

AstroSat is India's first dedicated multi-wavelength space observatory launched by ISRO

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India has Nearly Halved its Number of Multidimensional Poor in 10 years: UN

Delhi, Kerala and Goa have the lowest incidence of multidimensional poverty.

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World Animal Protection Assisting Animal Recovery In Kerala Post-Floods

India has led the way in many respects on animal protection.

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Body Clock Key To Better Asthma Treatment: Study

Asthma symptoms are at their worst in the small hours of the morning

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Jaipur’s Rambagh Palace Makes It To Asia’s Top 24 Hotels

Jaipur’s Rambagh Palace and Jodhpur’s Umaid Bhawan are the only heritage hotels featured

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Women's hockey: India lose to Japan in final

In the third quarter, India minimised unforced errors, building pressure on their opponents by keepi

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India Tops The List of Countries With Human Activity-Triggered Landslides on The Rise

Data compiled on more than 4,800 fatal landslides during the 13-year period

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Financial Services And Insurance Domain Remains Most Vulnerable To Cyber Threats : Experts

Hackers siphoned off a whopping Rs 94.42 crore from the Pune-headquartered Cosmos Co- Bank

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Purkhauti Muktangan - Chhattisgarh’s Upcoming Hangout !

Purkhauti Muktangan, a creation of artisans portraying the cultural heritage of Chhattisgarh

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And The Show Goes On.....

Dandakaranya Samachar has followed the motto “Independent Thought, Impartial Expression

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Nalanda Parisar Takes The City By Storm

Nalanda Parisar in the heart of Raipur is Chhattisgarh’s latest innovation in the education sector

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Think Twice : Smartphone Use May Lead To Behavioural Problems In Teenagers

The findings published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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Adolescent Girls Have Limited Choice Over Their Marriage, Survey

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are among the top States reporting high adolescent fertility

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Shah Rukh Khan Reveals Katrina's 'Zero' Avatar On Her Birthday

"Zero" is directed by Aanand L. Rai, and features Shah Rukh as a vertically challenged man.

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Kerala's Famed Neelakurinji Set For Rare Mass Bloom After 12 Years

Munnar is home to the highest concentration of neelakurinji plants in the country

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Be Aware : Your Phone May Be Spying On You - Study

Every "Mobile App" has the ability to record your screen and anything you type

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2 In 3 Indians Can't Stop Using Phones: Survey

90 per cent of Indian respondents said digital technology had positively impacted their lives.

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Google Doodle Honours Inventor Of First Powered Vacuum Cleaner

Doodle depicts an operator cleaning a carpet using Booth's first design, nicknamed "Puffing Billy"

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IIT-Roorkee Develops Devise For Railway Track Health Monitoring

The inspection of rail track is done by applying Image processing, Computer Vision techniques

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American Father-Daughter Duo Bring ‘Technological Difference' To Remote Arunachal Village

Jhamtse Gatsal's Children's Community is located in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh

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UN Body Says Children Continue To Be Affected By Violence In Naxal Regions and J&K

10,000 children were killed or maimed in 2017 with numbers growing substantially in Iraq and Myanmar

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Court Battle Definitely Transformed Me As A Person : Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay's fans will get to see a glimpse of his life with Rajkumar Hirani's film "Sanju"

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That Disco Waali Phillum: Qurbani (1980)

Qurbani, was an adaptation of the Italian film, The Master Touch (1972)

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Indian Scientists Discover Sub-Saturn Like Planet

The planet will be known as EPIC 211945201b or K2-236b.

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Dancing Bear Freed In Nepal

The rescued bears, Rangila and Sridevi were Nepal’s last dancing bears.

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Nikkei Asia Prize to Sulabh Founder Dr Bindeshwar Pathak

He was awarded under the category of “Culture and Community”.

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The Bombay Talkies Gem: Achhut Kanya (1936)

Sashadhar Mukherjee and Himanshu Rai tracked down the couple at Calcutta’s Grand Hotel

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Since We Are Born Free, We Have To Live Free

The book is a culmination of Kailash Satyarthi’s writings and interviews

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Applications Open For "The Rhodes Scholarships" For India, 2019

The prestigious PG scholarship programme will assist 5 Indian students to study at the University of

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Government launches Oxo-biodegradable Sanitary Napkin – under PMBJP

The average price of sanitary napkins available in the market today is around Rs. 8 per pad

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Court Directs Police to Investigate Cruelty on Elephants in Amer Fort

Haathi Gaon, a concrete housing structure around 4 kilometres away.

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Male Child Victims of Sexual Abuse Entitled to Compensation; Maneka Gandhi

Any disability suffered by the child as a result of the offence

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A Movie For All Seasons : WAQT (1965)

Sadhana popularized the fashion of churidar kurtas with Waqt

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Basanti Devi: The Padma Shri-Awardee who is keeping Uttarakhand's 'Jagar' folk art alive

Basanti Devi is playing a huge role in taking forward the rich and lost culture of her state.

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Movie Review : Bees Saal Baad (1962)

Bees Saal Baad became the highest box office grosser in 1962

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Amity Finishing School Launched To Train Future Leaders

Amity University has launched “Amity Finishing School"

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Madhumati : Bimal Roy’s Reincarnation Saga

Madhumati was the first Indian film to be launched abroad.

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Movie Review - Mera Gaon Mera Desh (1971)

Late Vinod Khanna (1946-2017) was an enigma.

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“North to South” live folk music performance in over “10 languages” to be held in London

Performance at India High Commission – Nehru Centre London on 30th May 2018

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Delhi Daredevils to Face Chennai Super Kings for the First Time In IPL 2018

Chennai Super Kings have been a dominating team in 2018 Indian Premier League.

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Rajasthan’s Heritage Comes Alive With Cultural Activities

‘Museum of Legacies’ has opened its door to visitors.

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First Van Dhan Vikas Kendra to be in Chhatisgarh’s Bijapur

The Kendra will provide skill upgradation and capacity building training

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Elephant Rides and Night Tourism at Amber to remain Closed For Navratri

This has been done keeping in mind the massive crowds that throng the Shri Shila Mata Temple

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Stephen Hawking - the Guru of Cosmology

Hawking Showed That The Area Of A Black Hole Always Increases With Time

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Cabinet Nod To Anti-Trafficking Bill

Trafficking in Human Beings Is The Third Largest Organized Crime Violating Basic Human Rights.

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NIFT To Conduct National Sizing Survey

Now, A Size Chart for Ready-to-wear Industry Based On The Body Measurements of the Indian Population

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StoryWeaver To Create Hyperlocal Libraries In Regional Languages

Pratham Books is a not-for-profit children’s book publisher

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The Sweet Song of Angst :Mere Apne (1971)

Mere Apne was released during a year that saw films like Anand

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A Glowing Tribute To Guru Venkataraman By Her Daughter-Disciple Rani Shinghal

Sanikeertana, An Interactive Bharatnatyam Session, Was Held Recently At Anand Gram

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Bollywood Celebrities to Participate in Jaipur Literature Festival

Javed along with Shabana Azmi will rekindle the magic of poetry to celebrate this literary legacy

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Premji University Invites Applications for PG Courses

University offers a unique learning experience with a curriculum of core courses

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Plastic Waste Can Be Used for Decontamination of Water

Cephalexin, is detected as micropollutant in the environment.

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Only 5% Abortions in India Unsafe

An estimated 15.6 million abortions were performed in India in 2015.

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1 in 3 Internet Users Worldwide is a Child: UNICEF

"For better and for worse, digital technology is now an irreversible fact of our lives,” says UNICEF

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Soha Ali Khan and Anurag Kashyap to speak at Jaipur Literature Festival

Young readers are set for a treat with the unparalleled Anthony Horowitz

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From Stone Pelting To Goal Keeping: Afshan Has Done It All

Hailing From Srinagar, Afshan's Life Story May Hit The Silver Screen Soon.

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Legendary Actor Shashi Kapoor Dies

President Ram Nath Kovind Recalled His Contribution To Meaningful Cinema And Theatre.

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`I can never stop making film,’ says Akanksha Sood Singh

Akanksha Sood Singh can never stop making films. Film making is her Plan A to Plan Z in life.

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11th Edition Of Jaipur Literary Festival To Begin On January 25 Next Year

250 writers, thinkers, politicians, journalists and popular cultural icons from over 35 different na

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New Techniques Developed To Check Video Forgeries

Easily available video editing software are used for copy-paste forgery

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IIT Hyderabad Develops Device To Diagnose Infectious Diseases

The device uses a biochip and a nanomaterial based on Zinc Oxide

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London Buses To Run On Mix Of Coffee Oil Waste

India leads in use of biofuel for transport sector

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Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962)

Meena Kumari settled for forty-five days of non-stop shooting

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Soil Bacteria, Bt, Has A Life Beyond GM Crops

There is no comparison of toxicity with known strains

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SIMFED Launches Certified Organic Food Products In The Capital

Sikkim was declared as the first Organic State of India by PM Modi in 2015

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Padmavati Controversy Refuses To Die

The movie is set for released on 1 December, 2017

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IIT-Rookee Come Up With Low-Cost Biofuel Production

Cost of feedstock and expense of operation are two crucial cost components

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WhatsApp Crashes Globally, Twitter Trends With #Whatsappdown

Services interrupted for more than half an hour, panic among many.

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Floods In Polluted Rivers Can Pollute Groundwater, Study

Researchers collected water samples from 17 locations

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IIT-Madras Ties Up With German University For Research

Maschinefabrik Reinhausen will sponsor a research project

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Crackdown on Drunk and Driving

Fight against drunken driving set to get a fillip

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Government To Strengthen Adolescent Health Programme

Adolescents in Bihar And Uttar Pradesh Affected By Depression, Survey Shows

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Adolescents Fear Missing Out On Information

Adolescents Are Always Online, FOMO Catching Up With Them

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Report Highlights Pathetic Condition of Cows in Dairies Across India

Many Dairies Were Found To Have Ill, Injured and Distressed Cattle and Poor Veterinary Care.

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Jaipur’s Rambagh Palace Ranked Among The 50 Best Hotels Of World

The hotel has ranked 25th in the global rating and 2nd best in India

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The Immortal Loser : Devdas (1955)

Devdas has been produced even in Pakistan in Urdu off course in 1965 and 2010

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India’s Methane Emissions Stable: Study

India has the world’s largest ruminant population

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Second Cherry Blossom To Be Held in Shillong from November 8

Cherry Blossom festivals have generated huge employment and revenues

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MSF Challenges Patent to Pfizer Pneumococcal Vaccine

Globally, pneumonia causes more than a quarter of deaths in children under the age of five

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Chittorgarh Shows The Way For Strawberry Cultivation

Winter variety did very well in Prajapat’s farm

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Global Handwashing Day : WASH (Water, Health and Hygiene)

Children learn “why” and “how” to practice good WASH behavior through repetitive activities

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The Mother of All Musicals: Baiju Bawra

Baiju Bawra is one of the prime examples of Bollywood style of storytelling

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Two Indian Universities Secure International Accreditation

KIIT and SRM University completed the accreditation process this year.

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Travelling In Delhi Metro To Be Costlier From Today

There will be no change in the fares of Airport Express Line (Orange Line).

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Ban On Sale of Firecrackers in Delhi - NCR Till 1 November ; Supreme Court Orders

Last Diwali, the pollution level in Delhi was said to be the worst in 10 years.

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New Method To Tinker Cell Surface Proteins Can Help Design New Drugs

Small molecule-based drugs, which either bind to stimulate or inhibit GPCR

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Rajnish Kumar Appointed As New Chairman of SBI For 3 Years

Kumar currently holds the post of Managing Director at SBI.

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Soumya Swaminathan Appointed As Deputy DG at WHO

She is a paediatrician and an expert on Tuberculosis.

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WHO Calls For New Approach To Providing Health Services To Older People

Older adults are more likely to experience chronic conditions and often multiple conditions.

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NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum Enters Its 10th Year of Honouring

Entries are open for Social Innovators across NGOs, Social Enterprises & Social Start-ups.

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New Rules of ICC To Be In Effect from September 28

New rules will be applicable across all formats of Game.

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Scientists Are Learning Lessons Of Regeneration From Tiny Organism

How often you think about being able to re-grow limbs after an amputation?

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Soon NASA Spacecraft Will Explore Sun’s Outer Atmosphere

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be humanity’s first-ever mission to explore the Sun’s outer atmospher

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Buying Home, Here Is The Advice for Young Couples

Buying a starter home is to secure a property within one's existing means

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Climate Change Blues: ‘Everyday Monsoon’ foxes Mizo Farmers

Dragon fruit is a cactus that can grow in warm and humid climate

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Ecosystem Map Reveals Central India Most Vulnerable To Climate Change

Central India was found to be the most vulnerable to climate change and water limiting conditions

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Low-Fat, Fat-Free Milk Is Devoid of Vitamins

Scientists Working On New Methods To Fortify Fat Free Milk With Vitamins

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Cassini Saturn Mission Ends

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Ends Its Historic Exploration of Saturn

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Cassini Spacecraft Makes Its Final Approach to Saturn

Cassini spacecraft will take place on Sept. 15 at 7:55 a.m

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IIT Roorkee Setting Up Network Of 100 Earthquake Sensors In Uttarakhand

Sensors will stream data in real-time basis to a server at the Institute

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Everything You Should Know About New iPhone X

iPhone X is the future of the smartphone, Apple

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Rajasthan’s Processed Olive Tea To Hit Europe Soon

Olive Tea leaves is also said to fight multiple viruses effectively.

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Scientists Find New Way To Make Rice Resistant To Herbicides

Scientists used rice variety Nagina 22 in the study since it is already tolerant to heat and drought

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Hyacinth Can Help Remove Toxic Chromium From Polluted Water

Hyacinth is a weed known for its ability to spread rapidly over water bodies

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Solar Technology To Heat Up Homes In Zanskar

At present, residents of the area use the dung from their livestock as the source of heat

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Smaller Himalayan Glaciers More Sensitive To Climate Change

The mass loss has gone up in last decade and this is consistent with the rise in temperature

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Nanomaterials Could Help Combat Climate Change And Prevent Pollution

Researchers are looking to tiny materials to clean up air, water and land

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Neolithic Artefacts Of Northeast Are 2700 Years Old, Study

Indian scientists have found the age using the latest technique of optically stimulated luminescence

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Kite Strings Cut Through Winged Creatures

The annual tradition of kite-flying causes a heavy toll in birds and people

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South Korea's BeNative To Embark On Digital Initiative In India

BeNative Has Partnered With Ashoka University To Understand The Needs of Today’s Youth

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Punjab CM: Khushwant Played a Key Role in Defusing Tensions post-Operation Bluestar

One of the Important Legacies Left Behind by Khushwant Singh was that He Believed in Truth,

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The Master Flute Maker Rohit Anand 

Patience and commitment is what is needed to master this instrument

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Yashpal : A People’s Scientist

Yashpal was born at Jhang (now in Pakistan) on 26 November 1926

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Government appeals to consumers to switch to LED bulbs

The Government has appealed to the consumers to switch to LED bulbs

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High and unnecessary amount of salt in instant

New research by The George Institute for Global Health has revealed high

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IAF showcases combat and firepower capabilities

India's top leadership, led by the President Pranab Mukherjee

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New Way To Grow Sandal Trees Could Boost Production

Sandalwood is a parasitic plant deriving its nutritional requirement from other plants

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In Caste-Ridden India, Genetic Isolation May Be Harmful To Health

DNA originates from a common founder in the last about 100 generations

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Blood Test Possible To Diagnose Liver Fibrosis: New Study

Researchers say in their study published in journal Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology

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Awareness Alone Not Enough To Address Lifestyle Diseases

Unhealthy Food is a Risk Factor For Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs)

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Indian Astronomers Make Surprise Discovery Of 25 ‘Giant Radio Galaxies'

A radio galaxy is as a strong source of electromagnetic radiation or radio waves

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Why Is It Sweating in Shillong?

Because Temperatures in India's Biodiversity Hotspot Are on the Rise

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Know How You Can Easily File Returns On GST Portal

Excel workbook template can be freely downloaded from www.gst.gov.in

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Hearing on Rajeev Camp Slum On 6th July

Robin R. David appeared on behalf of the Petitioners

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Cinnamon May Help Tackle Metabolic Disorders

Consumption of Cinnamon (dalchini) Powder Helps Address Obesity

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More Than 75 Lakh Historical and Administrative Records of Rajputana Princely States Online Now

These archived records are now available online on www.rsad.rajasthan.gov.in

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Bahubali Goes to 39th Moscow International Film Festival

This Movie Has Already Set the Screens On Fire in China.

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Coming, 20,000 GST Champions to Help Small Businesses

GST Champions Will Be Trained In Line with the Government’s Aim to Provide Entrepreneurship Skills a

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Genetic Study Confirms Parsi Migration

The Results have Shown that Parsis are Genetically Closer to Ancient Neolithic Iranians.

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Block Level Weather Forecast in India By 2019

About 100 blocks would be covered by the end of this year and About 1000 blocks would be covered

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Shinto Theatre Enthrals Audience

Started in 1912, Magisawa Kagura is a folk performing art which held its first performance for a shr

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Vistara Receives Its First A320NEO

The CFM powered aircraft is configured in a three class layout with 158 seats

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Separate Law Needed to Deal with Cases of Medical Negligence 

With these advancements in medical profession, the cases of medical negligence have also increased

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Sachin: A Billion Dreams

My second innings is about doing what gives satisfaction: Sachin Tendulkar

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Veteran Actress Reema Lagoo Passes Away

The actor was famous for playing the 'mother' in both movies and television.

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Jio Puts Mukesh Ambani On Top Of Forbes' Global Game Changers

Ambani-led Reliance Jio mobile network's efforts to spread internet penetration in India

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No Legal Verdict Can Resolve Ayodhya Dispute

Ayodhya remains a dispute that cannot afford a loser.

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Rashtrapati Bhawan Has Mango Variety from Kota

Suman intends to promote his mango trees during upcoming ‘GRAM Kota’

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Movie Review : Meri Pyaari Bindu

The dialogues too are worth a mention and are delivered with gusto

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Human Sense of Smell as Good as that of Dogs: Study

The fact is the sense of smell is just as good in humans as in other mammals

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Government Issues Directive to Curb Online Child Sexual Abuse Material

ISP’s to observe the existing due diligence requirements prescribed by the Central government

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CSIR and CII Handholds for Technology Development and Deployment

CSIR has a large number of technologies which could be commercialised in partnership with industry

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Delhi Metro Fares Likely To Go Up

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation is set to announce new fares

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10 Important Things to Know in Supreme Court's Nirbhaya Case Judgement

SC Upholds Death Sentence To the Convicts Of Nirbhaya Gang-Rape

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SS Rajamouli Sets Cinema Standards Highest, Thanks For Demolishing The Monopoly!

"Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" has successfully surpassed Aamir Khan's "Dangal"

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How much do we know about our EVM?

The allegations regarding the transparency of EVM have ignited a debate in this country

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UDAN – Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik, launched by PM Modi

Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities are becoming growth engines- PM Modi

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President confers Jnanpith Award on Sankha Ghosh

Prof. Sankha Ghosh represents the fluid brilliance that characterizes India’s multifarious literary

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Veteran actor Vinod Khanna loses battle against cancer, was BJP's MP from Gurdaspur, Punjab

Vinod Khanna represented Gurdaspur in Punjab in the Lok Sabha for the BJP

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After 16 years and post intolerance debate, Aamir accepts award by RSS Chief

"Qayamat se Qayamat Tak to Dangal", Aamir receives award from RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

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Kashmir as it stands today

Violence in the Kashmir Valley is a by-product of internal and international politicking

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NITI Aayog has been taking steps to transform India : PM Modi

PM urged States to speed up capital expenditure and infrastructure creation

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India gets its own Google Map named Nakshe

India got its very “Google Map” called “Nakshe”, the web portal designed by SoI

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Let's have a selfie of metro ride Modi - Turnbull

PM Modi and Turnbull took metro to visit Akshardham Temple

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Environmentalists Ask President not to Attend 'Art of Living' Function

Outraged over the proposed function by the 'Art of Living' Foundation on the banks of Yamuna next

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Family planning experts fear funds could go for global migrants welfare

With the prospect of an imminent cut in the funding for sexual and reproductive health programmes

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Why this cry over 'Sedition'?

cimg8232THE FACTS On February 9, 2016, an academic event

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Tobacco costs less in India than essential food items: Report

Prices of tobacco in India products in India are even cheaper than essential food items, a new of

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National Flag to Fly on All Central University Campuses

Flag_of_IndiaTo signify a strong and united India

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Modi unveils operational guidelines for Crop Insurance Scheme

fasal_bimaIn a major step aimed at providing relief to farmers,

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Domestic air traffic grew in January as 76.55 lakhs people took to air travel

em>Domestic air traffic in India continues its upward journey on the growth graph.  As 2016 beg

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Make in India Week concludes

The Modi government’s much publicized and ambitious Make in India Week which was dubbed as th

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Left Attacks Right on JNU

The Left parties have strongly condemn the 'attack'  launched by the RSS-BJP against the Left an

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Government formulating labour codes for social security of workers

image1.pngThe Government is in the process of formulating labour code

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Modi's mantra to Nepal: "Consensus and Dialogue" will decide new Constitution's success

Keenly aware of age-old close ties between India and Nepal and Prime Minister Narenda Modi on Sat

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Brinda writes to Raman Singh over "eviction of lawyers in Bastar"

As the controversy over forced 'eviction' of lawyers and journalists from Naxalite-affected Basta

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Challenges of foreign language in schools

Quality education should be delivered in the language spoken at home. However, this minimum stand

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Parents Favour Boys Over Girls for Free Heart Treatment in Northern India: Survey

A research published in an online journal suggests that parents in Northern India favour boys ove

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Congress in Sharp Decline Due to Its Follies, BJP Rising and Eyes U.P Next Year

Waking up to the realities of the situation, senior Congresss leaders particularly Digvijaya Sing

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PM Modi's Iran Visit - A Positive Start Towards Cementing Bilateral Ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day visit to Iran on May 22-23 marks a new and positive start

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The Love Fix

TheLoveFix.png alt=TheLoveFix.png />The title of the book - The Love Fix - su

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Need to Invest in Adolescents

Decades of neglect and chronic underinvestment have had serious detrimental effects on the health

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Social Networking Sites: Adding a New Dimension to Relations

Social networking sites that came into existence with great welcome by the people world over have

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Special Agencies to Investigate Human Trafficking: Draft Bill

The Centre on Monday released the draft of a new Bill to check human trafficking. The proposed la

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Chakrata A Hill Station With A Difference

Small quaint hill station of Chakrata set up by the British in 1866 as cantonment town

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45% Adults in Kashmir Valley Suffer Mental Distress: MSF

Nearly 1.8 million adults (45% of the population) in the Kashmir Valley show symptoms of signific

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Skill Training to Cover 1.5 Crore People

PM Modi chairs first meeting of the governing council. Tata group chief Cyrus Mistry and

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Home Minister Rajnath Singh Directs Sealing of India-bangladesh Border in Assam by June 2017

Even as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all aglow after its resounding victory in asse

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Will PM Modi's Honeymoon With the People Continue as Expectations Remain Sky High

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has embarked on a mission of ridding the country from the menace of

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Will Attacks on African Students Affect India's Renewed Push to Engage Africa?

The Narendra Modi government is facing flak with the serial attacks on African nationals assuming

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Muhammad Ali The Greatest

Ali's career in the ring was on again and off again for he retired, came back, retired again

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Sexual Abstinence as a Programme to Prevent HIV Not Successful: Study

There is no evidence to show that the U.S. government’s $1.4 billion programmes in HIV preventi

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Making Sense of Modi's India

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India, Qatar agree to diversify trade ties, cooperate in fighting terror

Already enjoying robust bilateral trade ties, India and Qatar have vowed to diversify their tra

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Violence In Mathura: A Grim Warning To Police And Political Parties

Followed soon after the police mishandling of Jat agitation in Haryana, the incident of Mathura

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Withdraw UGC Notification: Left Parties ask HRD

The Left parties – Communist Party of India (Marxist), Communist Party of India, All India Forw

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Thailand Eliminates Mother-to-child Transmission of HIV and Syphilis

Thailand has become the first country in Asia and the Pacific region to eliminate mother-to-child

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Pakistan: Between Mosque and Military

MOM.png alt=MOM.png />Given the geopolitical importance of Pakistan, there is

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Big India Moment as PM Modi addresses the U.S. lawmakers, appeals to isolate those who harbour and sponsor terror

It was a big Hello to America by Narendra Modi who kept his historic date with the U.S. lawmake

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India needs substantial investment to fulfil FP2020 Goals: study

India will have to spend about Rs 158 billion between 2013 and 2020 on family planning to meet it

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Indo-US strategic ties on a new high but differences remain on certain issues

Despite all the bonhomie and much back slappingbetween host President Barrack Obama of th

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Use FCRA Law to regulate, not harass: Civil society tells government

Concerned over the government’s recent decision to suspend the licenses granted to Lawyers Coll

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Congress: demoralised and irrelevant in today's political landscape?

The Congress is finallybeginning to realise the ground realitiesafter its humiliati

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Book Review - Bullets And Bylines : From The Frontlines Of Kabul, Delhi, Damascus And Beyond

War reporters tend to have shorter lives than many others in journalism, Shyam Bhatia

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India to bear the cost of setting up South Asian University campus

India will bear the entire cost of setting up the South Asian University (SAU) campus. This annou

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RBI’s Review of Monetary Policy: A Level-Headed Appreciation of the Economy

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan presented the Bi-monthly Review of the monetary policy earlier this m

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Malnutrition is on the rise across the world: Global Nutrition Report

Malnutrition – from stunting to obesity-- is on the rise in every country in the world and is a

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Old 5/20 norm for new airlines which restricts them from flying abroad is likely to be scrapped

Even as civil aviation sector is at the cusp of rapid growth in India which is expected to be t

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With 20 aircraft any carrier can fly abroad, new Civil Aviation Policy aims at boosting regional connectivity

The NDA government on Wednesday unveiled long-awaited and much deliberated upon National Civil Av

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WHO says "very low risk" of global spread of Zika during Olympics

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said there is a “very low risk” of international spre

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Lone Wolf Attacks -- a dangerous phenomenon

Omar Mir Seddique Mateen before committing the worst mass killing of 50 people in the U.S. histor

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Laxity in safety at Nuclear plants not acceptable, says NHRC

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has ordered theNuclear Power Corporation of Ind

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Contraceptive failure the leading cause for unwanted pregnancies among young women, Ipas India analysis

Contraceptive failure is cited as the most common cause for unwanted pregnancies in the India. Su

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All eyes on Anantnag assembly bypoll in J&K

Expectedly alleyes are on the assemblybypoll in SouthKashmir'sAnantnag co

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India gets its first three women fighter pilots

Photo alt=Photo />India has joined the select band of a few nations i

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PATEL, PRASAD AND RAJAJI : Myth of the Indian Right

book1.png alt=book1.png />There is a fallacy of nomenclature in the very use

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India's NSG bid runs into the Wall of China

India's membership ofthe eliteNuclear Suppliers Group (NSG)has hit a massive ro

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West Bengal loss fall out claims its first victim: senior CPM leader `expelled’

The Communist Party of India (Marxist’s) loss in the recent West Bengal Assembly elections has

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Government withdraws Bill to amend Drugs and Cosmetics Act

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has decided to withdraw the Drugs

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Sops for anganwadi workers

The Ministry of Women and Child Development has announced several facilities and incentives to th

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Child trafficking issue complex, jury says

The issue of child trafficking is complex and not limited to just the legal aspect but also relat

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Zubaida Bai announced as Pioneer for Safe and Healthy Birth

The United Nation has announced Zubaida Bai from India as one of the 10 Local SDG Pioneers for Sa

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Swamy's barbs continue. Will he harm developmental goals of the Modi Govt.?

Having become a nominated BJPRajya Sabha member recently, the maverick Subramanian Swamy

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Kairana - Lab of Mischief and A Dangerous Game-Plan

BJP remains unrelenting from its position of a "Hindu exodus"

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Sex workers and transgender want representation in panels

The All India Network of Sex Workers (AINSW) has suggested inclusion of representatives from sex

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THE HANGMAN'S JOURNAL

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The Union hopes India would participate in STREAM trials for TB drugs

The International Union Against TB and Lung Disease (The Union) is hopeful that India would agree

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Hidden salt in packaged food proving to be a killer

The latest research from the George Institute for Global Health, Public Health Foundation of Indi

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The good that Narasimha Rao did to the country lives on; the harm too lives on and continues to extract a heavy toll

Vice President M. Hamid Ansari has said that the good that former Prime Minister Narasimh

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We should stop looking at everything in India from the prism of Pakistan: PM

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Raghuram Rajan's patriotism is no less than any of ours: PM

In this part of the interview to Times Now Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami Prime Minister

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Urgent steps need to be taken now to achieve SDGs: Unicef

While significant progress has been made in saving children’s lives, getting children into scho

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Abortion services need to be strengthened in India

On an average 14 abortions are performed per month at the District and Sub-District Hospitals wit

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New Civil Aviation Policy: Will it be a Game Changer?

India finally has a structured civil aviation policy for the first time after independence. The

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Brexit Positive for India, Not for the World:

The wholly unexpected turn to the British referendum on leaving the European Union has left the

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Pak-based terror groups showing desperation in J&K attacks

Pakistan trained terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), equipped with AK-47 rifles, attacked the

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Seventh Pay Commission Bonanza for Govt Employees

The Union Cabinet has approved the implementation of the recommendations of 7thCentral Pay

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Britain at the crossroads after having decided to quit the EU

Rare as it may seem Britain is atthe crossroads.It was like a politicalTsunami&

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Lakhs of children have drug-resistant TB: The Lancet

A latest study has estimated that at least 67 million children are infected by Mycobacterium tube

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WHO, governments and health agencies commit to improve health security

The World Health Organization (WHO), governments, financial institutions, development partners, a

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India to continue discussions with China to convince it of its credentials of joining NSG

Even as China continues to vehemently oppose India's membership to the elite 48-nation Nuclear

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Swu's death ushersin uncertainty in Naga peace process

Thedeath ofChairman of the Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagalim,Isak-Muivah

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Down Under attracting more& more Indians

India is becoming one of the fastest growing markets for Australian tourism and visitors. The A

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Green shoots of recovery on horizon for Indian industry

The green shoots of recovery in the economy now really seem to be on the horizon. Even though I

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Brexit and Breaking EU

After the Second World War, Europe was devastated, the UK tired and drained and the USA remained