Self-Diagnosis of Heart Attack Forewarning Found by Indian Teenager

The technique is simple, user-friendly and yet scientific as it involves FAPB3, a blood biomarker that accumulates on the skin to forewarn the possibility of heart attack and the invention was made by an Indian teenager. Meet Akash Manoj, 17, from Tamil Nadu, a south Indian state who has just finished his schooling but received the unique honour of being ...

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UK Researchers Develop New Cutting Edge 3-D Microchip for Faster, Future Computing

A new technique has been used to produce a 3-D chip that could revolutionise the next generation of computers by researchers from the University of Exeter in the UK and it would be cheapter than the existing techniques. The devices called optoelectronic materials that produce, detect and control light for the next generation computers has several security features in compliance ...

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New Wireless Patch on Arm Reduces Migraine Effectively: Study

A wearable wireless patch on your arm may help reduce migraine pain as well as drugs, said a study is published in the online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Study author David Yarnitsky, of Technion Faculty of Medicine in Haifa, Israel, and a member of the Medical Advisory Board for Theranica, maker of ...

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Interpol Wildlife Operation Thunderbird Results in Huge Seize from Smugglers

In its fight to end poaching of India’s wildlife animals, Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, has successfully coordinated “OPERATION THUNDER BIRD” from January 30-February 19, 2017. Operation Thunderbird is the code-name for INTERPOL’s multi-national and multi-species enforcement operation. A total of 2,524 Live species of scheduled animals, 19.2 kg of elephant ...

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JNU Gets President’s Best University 2017 Award

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), which has remained an academic hub for intellectuals and opposing views alike, bagged the annual ‘Visitor’s Award’ for the best university in the country and the announcement came from the President of India. Despite media backlash and police arrest of JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar in February 2016, JNU remained the 3rd Best University in the ...

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ICICI, HDFC, Axis Banks Unleash Rs.150 Extra per Transaction, Citing Cashless Economy Drive

With the government and regulator RBI remaining mute witnesses to the horrors, private banks have unelashed Rs.150 per cash transaction and the three major private banks — HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank — were in the forefront to unleash the new banking terror on customers. Other private and scheduled banks are waiting for the reaction of customers before ...

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FACTBOX: Gulmehar Kaur Row as It Happened Today

FACTBOX: Gulmehar Kaur Row as It Developed Today Ramjas College literary event has turned into a bigger ideological war between BJP-led ABVP and leftist-dominated AISA student organisation in New Delhi with intelligentsia equally divided on the row which has been taking fast turns over the last three days. While the Ramjas College literary society, which had invited JNU student Umar ...

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President Condoles Death of veteran Congress Leader Shiv Shankar

The President of India, Mr Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the passing away of Congress vetran leader P. Shiv Shankar. In a condolence message to his wife, Dr. P. Lakshmibai, the President said, “I am sad to learn about the passing away of your husband, Shri P. Shiv Shankar, a friend and colleague for long years." A veteran Parliamentarian, he made ...

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ADB Gives $375 Mln Loan for Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed in New Delhi $375 million in loans and grants to develop 800-kilometer Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor, which is the First Phase of a planned 2,500–kilometer long East Coast Economic Corridor (ECEC). The Corridor is expected to spur development on India’s eastern coast in line with the Government of India’s Make ...

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SpiceX Plans to Send 2 Men on Trip Around Moon in 2018

After almost 50 years after NASA claimed to have landed its astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the Moon on July 20, 1969, the US private space company SpaceX is planning to send two private citizens next year, not to land but orbit around. In a statement, SpaceX said, "We are excited to announce that SpaceX has been approached ...

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LSR Faculty Supports Gulmehar Kaur, Who Refuses to be Another Suu Kyi

Delhi’s Lady Sriram College, or LSR, known for its illustrious alumnus Myanmar freedom fighter San Suu Kyi, has come to the defence of its student Gulmehar Kaur, a daughter of Kargil martyr who posed with a placard that said "War, not Pakistan Killed my Father." The trolls against her including the country’s Home Minister (of State rank) Kiren Rijiju, who ...

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Randeep Hooda’s Advice: Students Should Study, Debate and Learn

Randeep Hooda, the little known Bollywood actor has become popular on social media for the wrong reason and siding with another insensitive erstwhile cricketer Virender Sehwag for their tardy and unfathomable foray mimicking a Kargil martyr’s daughter who saw red behind a war than mere rivalry of nationalities. But it was too much for the likes of Virender Sehwag and ...

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Married for US Visa? Rush for Paper Work Now, Advise Attorneys

Many immigrants are rushing to attorneys to file papers of their marriage to U.S. citizens. Many of them previously thought that once they marry US citizens, it would make them legal but attorneys warn them that it is not the case. If the case for permanent residence or Green Card has not been filled out and submitted to the CIS ...

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Rare Metal Hydrogen Disappears from Harvard Lab or Evaporates?

Microscopic images of the stages in the creation of atomic molecular hydrogen: Transparent molecular hydrogen (left) at about 200 GPa, which is converted into black molecular hydrogen, and finally reflective atomic metallic hydrogen at 495 GPa. Courtesy of Isaac Silvera

Harvard researchers claimed last month that they had managed to create metallic hydrogen that has the capability to superconduct electricity at room temperature without resistance in a process that used massive amounts of pressure and a diamond vice. Stored at minus 193 degree celsius, the sample mysteriously disappeared, leaving researchers wonder whether it just evaporated. But they are determined to ...

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Oscar Awards 2017 Full List of Winners

The 89th Academy Awards, called Oscar Awards ceremony held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday evening gave away Casey Affleck with the Best Actor Award for ‘Manchester By The Sea’ and Emma Stone walked away with the Best Actress Award for her performance in ‘ La La Land ‘. The Jungle Book won an award for best ...

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UPSC Declares Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination 2017 Results

On the basis of the result of the written part of the Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2017 held by Union Public Service Commission (U.P.S.C.) on January 8, 2017, the candidates with the under mentioned Roll Numbers have qualified for Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 2017. The result is also available on the U.P.S.C.’s Website http://www.upsc.gov.in. The candidature of these candidates is ...

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