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Cancer Patients Open About Symptoms Survive Longer, Finds Study

Cancer patients who are undergoing treatment survive longer if they are pro-active and report their symptoms to their doctors immediately, preferably using the Internet, found a survey conducted by a University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher. Ethan Basch, director of the UNC Lineberger Cancer Outcomes Research Program, has presented findings at the American Society of Clinical Oncology ...

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K-CET 2017 Rank/Results Declared, Link Open Now, Check Rank, Cross-Check with 2016 Cutoff

The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) published the results link at around 12 noon but when enthusiastic candidates followed it, the results page said the access will be at 1 PM. Meanwhile, the website slowed down and some students concluded that it would have crashed under heavy traffic load. However, the link is available now and candidates can check their rank ...

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PM to Open India’s Longest Road Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate formally and dedicate to the nation, India’s longest road tunnel – the 9 kilometre long “Chenani – Nashri Tunnel” – on Sunday, April 2nd, 2017. The tunnel on NH-44 which connects Jammu with Srinagar, will reduce travel time between the two cities by upto two hours. It achieves a distance-reduction of 31 kilometres, bypassing snow-bound ...

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PM Unveils 112-ft High Shiva Statue in Adiyogi Form; Jagadguru to Build 3 More (Video)

  The tallest Shiva statue measuring 112-ft high was unveiled on the occasion of Mahashivratri, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in Coimbatore. The statue built by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev’s Isha Foundation is in the form of Adiyogi, who is considered the first of yogis. Isha Foundation denied allegations and said the stature in the form of Shiva’s face looking ...

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How Did FBI Knuckle Down Apple’s iPhone Secrecy?

US investigating agency FBI has claimed much to the chagrin of iPhone maker Apple that it had broken into the code and gleaned at the information it wanted from one of the San Bernardino shooters. The move may have dented Apple’s vociferous claim that its iPhone was unbreakable from encryption but also give an opportunity to fix the plug that ...

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Doodle 4 Google 2015 Contest is Back for US Students

Google kicked off its annual contest "Doodle for Google" for the year 2015 in the United States that is open to students to show the world what makes them unique. "Today we’re kicking off the 2015 Doodle 4 Google art competition, where creative and curious students across the U.S. vie to take over the Google homepage for a day with ...

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Bharat Bandh: Private Schools to Remain Closed Tomorrow

In view of the Bharat Bandh called by trade unions on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, there is no official word on schools and colleges being closed though transport officials said many buses and autos may not ply in major cities. Owing to the law and order situation, many private schools and colleges have declared holiday in the country though government ...

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7-Day Mourning Declared, No Holiday for Union Govt Schools, Offices

The government has declared a seven-day mourning following the death of former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam but no holiday was declared on Tuesday for schools or government offices in view of the protocol that stipulates only 3-day mourning and no holiday, barring Meghalaya. The official communication said, “The government of India announces with profound sorrow the death of Dr. ...

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WhatsApp Voice Calling Feature Now in Apple iPhone too

WhatsApp has updated its iPhone iOS app with a free voice calling feature bringing a huge segment of mobile phone users on to its platform that was opened initially for Android devices. The “WhatsApp Calling” feature, similar to Skype and the FaceTime Audio service on iOS mobile platform, will be free and 90% cheaper in any country. It works on user’s data ...

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After Raids, Overhauled ‘Pirate Bay’ Re-Opens for Registration

Popular torrent site ‘The Pirate Bay’, a file-sharing website, that was raided, fined and allowed to re-open last December by the Swedish police has been been re-opened fully for registrations today after it complied with removal of all the spam and fake accounts. The website said it has removed tens of thousands of fake users’ accounts, hence new registrations are open ...

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Narendra Modi to flag off 2015 air show in Bangalore today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off South Asia’s biggest air show Wednesday near Bangalore to showcase India’s air prowess and seek investments from global aerospace firms to realise his government’s ‘Make in India’ programme in the strategic defence sector. “Modi will fly to Bangalore early Wednesday to unveil the five-day air show at the Yelahanka base of the Indian Air ...

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Navodaya Schools not asked to open on Christmas Holiday, Clarify Smriti Irani, Venkaiah Naidu

Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday clarified on the floor of the house that the government has not asked the schools to remain open for an essay writing contest on Christmas day and such a participation will only be voluntary. Seeking to allay concerns of the opposition members over Navodaya Schools being asked to hold an essay competition ...

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Visa to open new technology centre in Bangalore soon

World’s credit card service provider Visa Inc. said it would set up its new technology centre in Bangalore, keeping in view the talent pool available in India’s tech hub, a senior company official said on Tuesday. “As the new technology centre becomes operational from early 2015, we hope to hire a diversity of talent from premier Indian universities,” Visa vice-president ...

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Sensex, Nifty Open at 27,529 Points, Surpass Yesterday’s Record High

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets on Friday touched a record high of 27,529.89 points, surpassing previous high of 27,390.60 points recorded on Thursday. Good buying was observed in IT, capital goods and technology, media and entertainment (TECK) sectors; while selling pressure was seen in consumer durables sector. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange ...

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