Archive for February 14th, 2018

IPL: Warne appointed Rajasthan Royals mentor

Jaipur, Feb 14 Legendary Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne was on Tuesday named the mentor of Rajasthan Royals for the 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL) which will see the western outfit make a comeback after a two-year ban.

The 48-year-old, who was Rajasthan’s captain-cum-coach…

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Centurion Rohit guides India to challenging 274/7 in 5th ODI

Port Elizabeth (South Africa), Feb 14 Opener Rohit Sharma scored his maiden century on South African soil as India posted 274/7 against the Proteas in the fifth One-Day International at the St. George’s Park here on Tuesday.

Rohit (115) who notched up his 17th ODI century hit…

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Scientists set to explore newly exposed Antarctic ecosystem

London, Feb 14 An international team of scientists is all set to start an “urgent mission” to investigate a mysterious underwater world that had been hidden beneath an Antarctic ice shelf for up to 120,000 years.

This vast expanse of water got exposed after a massive iceberg known as…

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Night shifts may raise risk of diabetes

New York, Feb 14 Do you frequently work in night shifts? Beware, you are more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes, a precursor to cardiovascular diseases, researchers have warned.

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic condition that affects the way the body processes blood sugar (glucose).

The study found that…

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Odisha rejects Centre’s relaxation on paddy procurement

Bhubaneswar, Feb 14The Odisha government on Tuesday rejected the Central government’s relaxation of quality norms for procurement of paddy under the Minimum Support Price (MSP) mechanism.

The state government said even though the Central government has relaxed the Fair Average Quality (FAQ) specifications for the purpose of paddy procurement…

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Get your make-up right for romantic date

New Delhi, Feb 14 Deep cleanse your skin before you dig into your make-up treasure, and don’t forget a primer before applying the right foundation when you set out to get ready for a Valentine’s Day date, suggest experts.

Rozar Lobo, make-up artiste, The Body Shop…

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Ditch flowers, perfumes; gift your Valentine something different

New Delhi, Feb 14 Give chocolates, flowers and fragrances a miss, say experts who suggest a box-full of natural sanitary pads for your girlfriend and gift your man a coffee maker on Valentine’s Day, which is celebrated on February 14 every year.

Prem Dewan, Retail Head, OSL Luxury…

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Kriti begins ‘Arjun Patiala’ shoot (Movie Snippets)

New Delhi, Feb 14 Actress Kriti Sanon has started shooting for her upcoming film “Arjun Patiala” in Chandigarh.

Kriti shared a photograph of herself along with actor Varun Sharma on Twitter on Tuesday morning.

“And the journey begins! ‘Arjun Patiala’, Chandigarh, Varun Sharma. See you Diljit Dosanjh,” she wrote.


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Abu Dhabi oil lease price to emerge after all bids come: Pradhan

New Delhi, Feb 14 The price that India will pay for the 10 per cent concession in Abu Dhabi’s Lower Zakum oilfields will emerge after the bids are in for the remaining 30 per cent that the Emirate intends to lease out, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas…

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