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Watch ‘Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu’ with Chiranjeevi – Review of Episode 1

Chiranjeevi to host Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu to be aired from February 13, 2017. (Photo: Star TV Network)

As announced, Star TV-owned MAA TV aired its opening grand episode of “Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu”, the Telugu version of Kaun Banega Crorepati, hosted by Telugu megastar Chiranjeevi on Monday with a participant locking in Rs.12.5 lakh, short of three crucial questions to get megaprize of Rs.1 crore. The opening episode clearly missed Ngarjuna, the host who has familiarized the show ...

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IIMs to Give Degrees, No Longer Mere PG Diplomas

The government has approved the Indian Institute of Management(IIM) Bill, 2017, under which the IIMs would be declared as Institutions of National Importance, enabling them to grant degrees to their students. Hitherto, have been granting diplomas only. The Bill also provides for complete autonomy to the Institutions, combined with adequate accountability and management of these Institutions would be Board driven, ...

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Venus Just Missed Hosting Life Like Earth?

If conditions had been just a little different an eon ago, there might be plentiful life on Venus and none on Earth, according to a hypothesis by Rice University scientists. The researchers maintain that minor evolutionary changes could have altered the fates of both Earth and Venus in ways that scientists may soon be able to model through observation of ...

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Birdwatch: How Chestnut-bellied Monarch Survives on Solomon Islands?

This image shows a typical Chestnut-bellied Monarch (left) vs. a melanic individual (right). CREDIT A. Uy

Animals living in islands tend to develop weird traits to acclamatize themselves with the environment over time, becoming big like Galapagos tortoises or small like extinct dwarf elephants or losing the ability to fly like the flightless parrots of New Zealand. But some animals have a tendency to develop “melanism” or, dark or black coloration, cites a new study. J. ...

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How probiotics benefit our gut to fight diseases?

A strain of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (LGG) gut bacteria that provides relief to intestinal problems, respiratory infections and some skin disorders works largely as a facilitator, by modifying the activity of other gut bacteria, researchers found. The researchers studied how LGG can help improve health and prevent disease.”This species of bacteria has a reputation for being really useful to humans,” ...

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