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Anna Hazare begins indefinite hunger strike in Delhi

Anna Hazare begins indefinite hunger strike in Delhi

He also said the government had been trying to restrict his actions using police personnel it had deployed for his protection. Hazare and his supporters will first visit the Rajghat and then they wi...

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Reported flu cases finally going down across region

Reported flu cases finally going down across region

Myth #4: The flu vaccine is only for the elderly and high-risk patients. "If you are sick with flu-like illness, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that you stay home at least ...

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Male Birth Control Pill Is on the Horizon

Male Birth Control Pill Is on the Horizon

The male pill works by blocking those brain hormones, which then lowers the testosterone levels and is expected to shut down sperm production. The low levels, Page said , are consistent with effectiv...

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Williamson: Taylor good to go for first Test

Williamson: Taylor good to go for first Test

New Zealand have not played a Test since that West Indies clash, having since taken on the Windies and Pakistan in limited-overs formats and a Twenty20 tri-series with Australia and England . "There...

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Trump Calls For Death Penalty To 'Get Tough' On Drug Pushers

Trump Calls For Death Penalty To 'Get Tough' On Drug Pushers

Congress approved execution of large-scale drug traffickers back in 1994, but the provision has never been carried out and probably never will, since the Supreme Court has said the Eighth Amendmen...

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Forecast: Warmer today, chance of rain this weekend

Forecast: Warmer today, chance of rain this weekend

Current temperatures are very mild ranging from the upper 30s and 40s in the mountains to the upper 40s to mid 50s across the Central Valley. The system is expected to move on Thursday morning. Duri...

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Abandon all hops: scientist brews genetically modified beer

Abandon all hops: scientist brews genetically modified beer

So Charles Denby , Rachel Li and colleagues at the University of California, Berkeley, set out to create a ... This boosted the production of flavours normally provided by adding hops during the ...

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UGC granted autonomy to 60 higher education institutions: Prakash Javadekar

UGC granted autonomy to 60 higher education institutions: Prakash Javadekar

As per the plan, the move will allow them to venture new courses, offer competitive salaries and also set-up off campuses centres without approval. Union human resource development minister Praka...

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Sol-Gel Nanocoatings Market - Evolving Industry Trends and Key Insights by 2024

Sol-Gel Nanocoatings Market - Evolving Industry Trends and Key Insights by 2024

Prominent players dominating the Aseptic Packaging market through production cost, market size, growth rate, by region revenue , Aseptic Packaging application , and product types , are cover...

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Sachin Tendulkar bats for football on Kochi ground

Sachin Tendulkar bats for football on Kochi ground

Politics in India has affected cricket in the past - most famously during the T20 World Cup in 2016, when India's match against Pakistan was shifted from Dharamsala to Kolkata with the Himachal Prades...

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Alzheimer's costs expected to increase by $20 billion this year

Alzheimer's costs expected to increase by $20 billion this year

The diagnosis cases are such strong that in every 65 seconds, some in the US gets diagnosed with Alzheimer's dementia. By mid-century, someone in the USA will develop the disease every 33 seconds. Alm...

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E-cigarette could lead to 1.5 million years of life lost

E-cigarette could lead to 1.5 million years of life lost

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today requested public input on how it should address the use of flavors in tobacco products. The window for public comment starts on Wednesday and will remain ...

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Brokers Ratings on: Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

Brokers Ratings on: Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

The stock holds an average trading capacity of 15.24M shares for the past three months. The fund owned 47,366 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock after selling 3,835 shares during the period...

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Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope: 'I'm hungry to impress for England'

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope: 'I'm hungry to impress for England'

Nick Pope took to Twitter after Burnley's goalkeeper was selected by England for the first time last week. But Pope is the man in form. Even though I didn't play, I was learning so much in term...

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England: Ryan Bertrand withdraws from squad with back injury

England: Ryan Bertrand withdraws from squad with back injury

Saints are two points from safety and have won just one of their last 17 games, with a 3-0 defeat to Newcastle United proving to be the last straw for Pellegrino. Wigan are a good team but lack quali...

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Syria's war: 16 children die in Eastern Ghouta school attack

Syria's war: 16 children die in Eastern Ghouta school attack

There was no immediate comment from the government on the report by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which could not provide casualty figures for the extremists. The extremists of Daesh have l...

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Kids More Likely to Draw Scientists as Women

Kids More Likely to Draw Scientists as Women

That's a major shift since the 1960s and 1970s, when fewer than 1 in 100 kids would depict a female scientist, a new study finds. The research appears in the journal Child Development . Even though...

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Stem Cells Offer 'Astounding' Hope for Blind Patients

Stem Cells Offer 'Astounding' Hope for Blind Patients

This is the first description of a completely engineered tissue that has been successfully used in this way. "I was struggling to see things clearly, even when up-close", said Douglas Waters, 86 , ...

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Nigerian army failed to act on warnings before schoolgirls abducted, Amnesty says

Nigerian army failed to act on warnings before schoolgirls abducted, Amnesty says

The girls were abducted from Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi , in Yobe State. "The world can now see why the Presidency and APC have been suppressing information on the abd...

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Compounds in essential oil may impact hormones, promote male breast development

Compounds in essential oil may impact hormones, promote male breast development

Tyler Ramsey, a post-baccalaureate research fellow at NIEHS. Taking Korach's observations ahead, Ramsey and other NIEHS researchers screened several chemicals in essential oils before they zeroed on...

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Students use detention from school walkout to protest gun violence

Students use detention from school walkout to protest gun violence

Canajoharie Central Superintendent Deborah Grimshaw replied to a request for comment by email, which says "The Canajoharie Central School District's staff and students worked together in recent weeks ...

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March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Singapore also ranked 16th globally in terms of incidence rates, according to a 2012 research by Globocan, a database of cancer statistics worldwide. The American Cancer Society has reported that ...

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South Africa vs Australia: Rabada's appeal hearing on March 19

South Africa vs Australia: Rabada's appeal hearing on March 19

Heron has 48 hours to hand down his decision which will determine whether Rabada's series-ending suspension stands or if he will be cleared to make a stunning appearance in the pivotal third Test st...

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Metro Detroit gas prices down for first time in 3 weeks

Metro Detroit gas prices down for first time in 3 weeks

In Alfalfa County, that same gallon of gas is going for $2.78. GasBuddy.com reports the average retail price of a gallon of gas in the area has increased nearly 6 cents in the past week, to an avera...

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Google Pay adds transit tickets that appear automatically on your Android phone

Google Pay adds transit tickets that appear automatically on your Android phone

The announcement today coincided with Google's attendance at the Shoptalk retail and commerce conference in Las Vegas, which explains why the new feature is being rolled out first in Vegas. The Las ...

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Angry Luke Shaw wants move from Manchester United

Angry Luke Shaw wants move from Manchester United

Asked after the match if this public criticism could be a risk, Mourinho had an answer. Mourinho frequently criticised him last season, questioning his fitness and basic understanding of football. "I'...

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Daily birth control pill for men shows promise, says UW study

Daily birth control pill for men shows promise, says UW study

While there may be concerns that a male contraceptive pill wouldn't work because men would forget to take it, study co-author Dr. Arthi Thirumalai of the University of Washington was quoted ...

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Terrorists left Afrin amid Turkey operation: locals

Terrorists left Afrin amid Turkey operation: locals

This is giving the public appearance that the fight is nearly over. Ankara has denied the reports and said it takes the "utmost care" to avoid civilian casualties. Speaking about the capture of Kafr...

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Turkey-backed forces pull down Kurdish statue in Afrin town centre - statement

Turkey-backed forces pull down Kurdish statue in Afrin town centre - statement

The army posted a video on social media showing a soldier holding a Turkish flag and a man waving the Syrian opposition flag on the balcony of the district parliament building with a tank stationed ...

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 sale in India: When and where to buy

Xiaomi Redmi 5 sale in India: When and where to buy

Xiaomi Redmi 5 comes in three variants. Week 11 brought no change in the leaders of our popularity charts - the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro leads from the Samsung Galaxy S9 duo and its non-Pro vers...

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UK accuses Russia of stockpiling nerve agent

UK accuses Russia of stockpiling nerve agent

Mr Johnson claimed Putin's regime has spent a decade looking in to how to deploy deadly nerve agents across the world. The Foreign Secretary said Moscow has investigated ways of delivering nerve ...

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Suspect in Haley Anderson homicide charged with second-degree murder

Suspect in Haley Anderson homicide charged with second-degree murder

Haley Anderson, 22, was involved in numerous activities at W.T. Clarke High School in East Meadow, including lacrosse. He was arrested by authorities in Nicaragua and taken to a hospital where he wa...

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Florida State stuns Xavier 75-70 for NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 berth

Florida State stuns Xavier 75-70 for NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 berth

Just when the spectators at Bridgestone Arena had processed (or not) No. 7 seed Nevada's deeply implausible comeback from a 22-point deficit with 11 minutes left on No. The victory is the first ever f...

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Rahul Dravid Files Police Complaint Against Bengaluru-Based Ponzi Firm

Rahul Dravid Files Police Complaint Against Bengaluru-Based Ponzi Firm

After the first investment, Dravid said that he received good returns in 2015. In the complaint, Dravid has alleged that he had made an investment of Rs 20 crores and was assured higher returns, but h...

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Two polio workers killed, three kidnapped in Mohmand Agency

Two polio workers killed, three kidnapped in Mohmand Agency

He said another monitor and the driver of the vehicle escaped unhurt. The team consisted of seven individuals. Mehmood Aslman, Mohmand Agency's political agent, told CNN that both of the male work...

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Aj Teague Purchases 20000 Shares of Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD) Stock

The stock increased 0.57% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $237.22. About 4.55 million shares traded or 77.19% up from the average. Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) has risen 46.99% since M...

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Americans binge 17 billion drinks a year, CDC says

Americans binge 17 billion drinks a year, CDC says

Each binge drinker reported an estimated 53 binge-drinking episodes per year, or about once a week, and consumed an average of seven drinks per episode. The biggest bingers were non-Hispanic whites ...

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'Jagtar Singh Tara doesn't regret killing Beant Singh': Lawyer

'Jagtar Singh Tara doesn't regret killing Beant Singh': Lawyer

A fine of Rs 35,000 was also imposed on Tara by the court, he said. Tara was arrested in September, 1995 in Delhi. The lawyer said his client would not challenge the order in the higher court. " J...

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AIIMS doctors die in Yamuna Expressway accident

AIIMS doctors die in Yamuna Expressway accident

As per reports by the police, out of the deceased, two of them were identified as women namely Dr Yashpreet Kathpal (25), Dr Hembala (about 25), while the other male was Dr Wankhade (35). A part of th...

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Colin Kaepernick All Smiles After NFL Collusion Meeting With Texans Owner

Colin Kaepernick All Smiles After NFL Collusion Meeting With Texans Owner

In a follow-up tweet, Reid went on to make it clear who he believes that league owners are responsible for his current circumstances. Reid, who starred at safety for LSU from 2010-'12, was the fir...

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