Archive for January 4th, 2018

Jammu records lowest temperature

Jammu/Srinagar, Jan 4  Jammu on Thursday recorded the coldest night of the season at 2.7 degrees Celsius as the cold wave intensified further in Jammu and Kashmir.

“There is no immediate relief in sight for at least another two to three days,” a Met official said.

Foggy mornings…

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Hairy skin from mouse stem cells may hold cure for baldness

New York, Jan 4 In a finding that may provide potential cure for baldness, researchers have used stem cells from mice to develop a skin patch that is complete with hair follicles in a laboratory.

Using the skin model, the scientists developed both the epidermis (upper) and dermis (lower) layers…

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Rajinikanth seeks Karunanidhi’s blessings for his political journey

Chennai, Jan 4 Tamil movie actor Rajinikanth, who recently announced his political plunge, on Wednesday met DMK President M.Karunanidhi to seek his blessings.

Speaking to reporters here after meeting Karunanidhi, he said he had informed the DMK patriarch about his starting a political party and got his blessings.

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Got tired of sticking to rulebook: Amaal Mallik

Mumbai, Jan 4 Amaal Mallik, who has composed music for films like “Badrinath Ki Dulhania” and “Golmaal Again”, says he got tired of following the rulebook.

The composer has given many hit fast-paced songs and romantic numbers.

His latest composition “Subah subah” from director Luv Ranjan’s forthcoming film…

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Maharashtra shutdown: Film, TV shoots disrupted

Mumbai, Jan 4 The Maharashtra shutdown called by Dalit groups on Wednesday disrupted the shooting schedule of film and TV projects here.

The shooting of three television shows “Piyaa Albela”, “Aisi Deewangi Dekhi Nahi Kahi” and “Kundali Bhagya”, was interrupted, while some of the shoots went on as per schedule…

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Millions shared New Year moments on Facebook Live, WhatsApp

San Francisco, Jan 4  More than 10 million people around the world went live on Facebook to share their New Years Eve moments with their communities, the company has said.

“The night topped last year’s live broadcast activity, with people sharing 47 per cent more live videos than last…

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UP CM to inaugurate Rs 57cr distillery at Azamgarh sugar mill

Azamgarh  Jan 4 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday will inaugurate the distillery built at a cost of Rs 57 crore in Azamgarh sugar mill.

After attending the programme, the Chief Minister will directly go to Varanasi, and will leave for Delhi on January 5.

Then on…

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Modi government misleading Muslim women on triple talaq bill: Azad

New Delhi, Jan 4:  Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday accused the Narendra Modi government of misleading Muslim women on the triple talaq bill, saying that about 18 opposition parties in Rajya Sabha want to send the bill to select committee to rectify its “faults”.

Azad, who is Leader…

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Need to check corruption in Medical Profession

The best way to tackle corruption is to attack the fountainhead. With this aim in mind, the government wanted to get the National Medical Commission Bill passed in Parliament to overhaul the Medical Council of India, seen as the source of all corruption in the medical profession.
Though the goal…

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Rising popularity of organic foods: What you should know

New Delhi  Jan 4 (ANI): The demand for organic foods began with fruits and vegetables when there were reports of pesticide residues in them. However, the popularity of organic foods has now extended to food grains, pulses, tea, spices and even oilseeds.

“Organic foods have gained popularity because people have…

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