Archive for August 8th, 2018

Soy diet may increase bone strength in women

Washington D.C. [USA] Aug 8(ANI): Women undergoing menopause face serious health concerns including osteoporosis, decreased physical activity and weight gain.

In a new animal study, researchers from the University of Missouri now have discovered that soy protein found in food might counter the negative effects of menopause on…

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237 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

 Jammu  Aug 8 : A small batch of 237 pilgrims on Wednesday left Jammu to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra.

They left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in an escorted convoy of 14 vehicles for the Kashmir Valley.Out of them, 20 pilgrims are headed to the Pahalgam base camp while…

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Samsung starts producing high-capacity 4-bit SSD

Seoul, Aug 8 (IANS) Setting the stage for rolling out advanced memory technology to meet the growing demand for faster, more reliable performance across a wide span of applications, Samsung on Tuesday said it began mass producing the industry’s first 4-bit SATA solid-state drive (SSD) for consumers…

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Three-day Chinese film festival in Kolkata

Kolkata, Aug 8 (PTI) The Chinese consulate in Kolkata, in cooperation with Nandan – the culture hub of Bengal – is set to organize a three-day film festival here.

Seven Chinese films, including action-adventure comedy ‘Kung Fu Yoga’, martial arts flick ‘Tai Chi Hero’ and fantasy-drama ‘Rest On Your…

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Rupee spurts 6 paise against US dollar

Mumbai, Aug 8 (PTI) The rupee rose by 6 paise to 68.62 against the dollar in early trade today as the US currency softened against China’s yuan and the euro amid sustained foreign fund inflows.

Increased selling of the greenback by exporters and banks amid a higher opening…

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Karunanidhi’s mortal remains kept at Rajaji Hall for homage

Chennai  August 8 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi’s mortal remains have been moved at Chennai’s Rajaji Hall in Anna Sala on Wednesday morning.

Wrapped in tricolor, the mortal remains have been kept at the hall for the public to…

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