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Why Elon Musk's girlfriend screams as honey tea gets slowly boiled

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

While Tesla CEO Elon Musk is aiming to disrupt the health industry with his brain-on-the-chip technology, his girlfriend Grimes is busy with a weird and bizarre training regimen -- involving 20-25 min

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Fit citizens asset for nation's growth: Surendra Poonia

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Fit citizens are the biggest symbol and assets for growth-oriented attitude of any nation, believes Surendra Poonia, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member and noted Indian sportsman who founded the So

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Palaniswami for special House session on NEET issue

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said, here on Wednesday, a special session of the Assembly could be convened to pass bills to exempt Tamil Nadu from the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test

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Researchers show how plastics can be reused

London |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

While a small proportion of the hundreds types of plastics can be recycled by conventional technology, researchers show there are other things that can be done to reuse plastics after they have served

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Cancer tissue-freezing may help patients cut treatment cost

New York |Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Researchers have developed a new reusable device which can help women with breast cancer in lower-income countries by using carbon dioxide, a widely available and affordable gas, to power a cancer tis

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More Indians obese but fewer undernourished: FAO

United Nations |Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST

More Indians are getting fatter but fewer are undernourished as the nation goes from lessening the impact of hunger to developing the new health issue of obesity, according to the Food and Agriculture

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16% decline in HIV cases since 2010: UNAIDS

Geneva |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

The UNAIDS in its latest report issued on Tuesday said that globally, around 1.7 million people became newly infected with HIV in 2018, a 16 per cent decline since 2010, driven mostly by steady progre

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Veterinary body seeks action in assault on doctors

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

The Indian Veterinary Association (IVA) has demanded stern action by the Assam government against a person who recently abused and misbehaved with some of the on-duty interns of the College of Veterin

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Petting dogs, cats may reduce stress in students

New York |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

College is stressful. Students have classes, exams and so many other pressures common in modern life and now researchers have found that petting dogs and cats can improve students' mood with stress-re

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Clinical trials offer hope for restoring sight in acid attack victims

Hyderabad |Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Clinical trials will be carried out at L.V. Prasad Eye Institute here that would offer hope for restoring sight in acid attack victims, the institute said on Monday.

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AIIMS to have dedicated burn and plastic surgery block

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will start a 102-bed modern burn care centre at its peripheral hospital by the end of this year. The centre will run on a pilot basis for first six

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ICMR launches vaccine trial to prevent TB among close contacts of patient

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Monday launched a vaccine trial to prevent occurrence of tuberculosis (TB) among people present close to patients suffering from it.

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