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Selena Gomez Uploads Nude Photo

Selena Gomez has silently updated her Facebook page with a nude picture sending shock waves across the globe, especially for her fans. Star of “Wizards of Waverly Place”, Selena has been a symbol of deceny for long and her break up with boyfriend Justin Biber has hurt more of their fans than the couple themselves who have carved out their ...

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Laser Technology Breakthrough to Revolutionize Self Driving Cars

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have developed a new breed of laser technology that could significantly reduce the size and power consumption of LIDARs, or motor sensors on self-driving cars, thus potentially revolutionizing self-driving cars of the future. Self-driving cars use LIDARs that are quite large and expensive as seen above, Google’s car used  $80,000 worth LIDARs.  “This ...

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Crocs face Extinction Soon Due to Human Expansion: Australian Expert

Many of the world’s 27 species of crocodylians will soon be either totally or locally extinct due to human population expansion and intensive land-use for agriculture depleting the water bodies, which provide succour to crocs, said a University of Queensland researcher. Emeritus Professor Gordon Grigg of UQ says the fact that these reptiles had survived millions of years was no good ...

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Bangalore Scientists Decode Genome and Mysteries of Tulsi plant

  Tulsi, a plant that denotes a Hindu home is a common sight in India and researchers have decoded the first draft genome. Tulsi (Ocimum tenuiflorum), queen of all herbs, is used for therapeutic purposes, especially in Ayurveda and has been mentioned in ancient Indian scriptures. A pan-India team led by Sowdhamini Ramanathan from National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bangalore, have ...

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Dengue Drug: Tweaked Bacterial Drug Could Treat Dengue Fever, Find Australian Scientists

Australian University of Queensland researchers have discovered that mosquito-borne dengue virus has similarities to bacterial infections and have come out with a drug which is set to undergo clinical trials next year. Prof. Paul Young of the School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences in Queensland University said they found similarities in how the body reacted to dengue virus and bacterial ...

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Hrithik-Sonam’s ‘Dheere Dheere’ Beats Salman’s ‘Main Hoon Hero Tera’; Crosses 15 Million Views

Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor starrer song ‘Dheere Dheere’ has gone viral breaking Salman Khan’s ‘Main Hoon Hero Tera’ records and also it crossed 15 million views on Youtube. as of now, Tuesday, September 8. The track is the remake of 1990 film ‘Aashiqui’’s romantic song ‘Dheere Dheere Se Meri Zindagi Me Aana’. Producer Bhushan Kumar, son of Gulshan Kumar, ...

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Sheena Murder Case: As Grilling of Peter Mukerjea was on, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria ‘Shunted Out’ on ‘Promotion’

In a dramatic turn of events, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria, who was heading the Sheena Bora murder probe personally, has been promoted as DG Home Guard with immediate effect and asked to leave the case on Tuesday, in a candid case of political intervention. Ahmed Javed replaced Maria as the Mumbai top-cop within minutes, raising the whole nation’s eye-brows ...

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Twitter Outrage Pours in as 4-day Meat Ban Imposed

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to ban meat for five days of Jain ritual of Paryushan in Mumbai. The Jain community observes a fast for eight days called Paryushan, which will be observed from September 10-17 this year. The BMC’s controversial decision to ban meat sale for eight days in the city has triggered strong protests from political parties ...

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3 New ASUS Zenfones Get 30000 Pre-orders

The three new ASUS smartphone devices — Zenfone 2 Laser, Zenfone 2 Deluxe and Zenfone Selfie — launched last week were able to generate pre-orders worth 30,000 units since it was opened on August 19, said the company. As per ASUS’ estimates derived from Flipkart, 30K numbers of pre-orders have been received from 660 cities across India. After a huge ...

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Indian Railways to Partner with ISRO to Avoid Accidents, Monitor Trains

  Indian Railways have decided to rope in ISRO to overcome the increasing menace of unmanned railway crossing and increasing accidents and derailments, which can be avoided with the latest satellite surveillance technology. The Geospatial technology involves GPS (global positioning systems), GIS, and RS (remote sensing) and the trains and monitoring staff can get online all the satellite images for ...

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Sheena Bora Murder Case 2015: DNA of Bones Taken Match with Indrani’s, Claim Police

The DNA samples of bones taken from Pen, Raigad were tested by Kalina forensic laboratory and reportedly found matched with Indrani Mukerjea, in a major twist that may prove crucial to file charges against her. The police had sent the samples to Forensic lab last week. Even Mikhail Bora’s DNA samples were sent for tests. In related development, Indrani Mukerjea ...

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Shweta Basu Denies ‘Bigg Boss 9’ Rumour on Facebook

As Salman Khan has tweeted saying that he will be hosting the Bigg Boss 9 series again, the wild speculation has gone viral over who the inmates will be this year, as it brightens the dwindling careers of some. One such name which is making rounds is of Shweta Prasad, the actress who was in sex scandal in Hyderabad before ...

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BSNL Ups Broadband Speed from 512kbps to 2Mbps Minimum but FUP Curtails Spirit

Finally some good news coming for 12 crore BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited) customers as the government-owned firm has confirmed to increase its broadband minimum speed from 512kbps to 2mbps but without concurrent increase of data usage under Fair Usage Policy. On Monday afternoon, Communications and Information Technology Minister of India, Ravi Shankar Prasad has confirmed by tweeting, “#BSNL redefines ...

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