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Zika Virus Threat Looms Over Rio Olympics 2016, Mosquito Nets for Pay Now

With Zika virus threat looming large on Rio Olympics in Brazil, the organizing committee has offered masquito nets to delegations on additional payment depending upon what type they would like to use. The rates may vary from Velcro that costs $15 to durable screens which can cost over $100. Philip Wilkinson, a spokesman for the Rio 2016 organizing committee, said ...

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BITCOIN: 5 Things You Should Know Before Investing in Virtual Currency

Bitcoin, the virtual currency is gaining momentum and giving rise to alternative virtual currency models in the world. The virtual or digital money can be used like traditional money—to purchase goods or services, usually online, or it can be exchanged for other virtual or traditional currencies such as the U.S. dollar. “As with any new product, virtual currencies too have ...

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5 Key Tips for Diabetics on Trip Away From Home

Those with diabetes, especially those on daily insulin injections need to plan their vacation away from home, even to their nearest farm house with care and caution, suggest experts. Besides carrying their medicine, they need to locate the nearest medical facility in case of any need and keep handy their list of medications and insurance cards. While food reserves help ...

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Post-Quake Do’s and Don’ts for all

Earthquake cannot be predicted with our technology prowess, hence it is better to be aware of the Do’s and Don’ts in case of an earthquake. Moreover, experts warn that India too could be the target owing to same tectonic plate that lies underneath India as Nepal’s. Here they are: – If indoors, drop to the ground. Take cover by getting ...

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HOLI: How to make mithai? Sanjeev Kapoor’s Tips

What’s a Holi without some ‘mithai’? But be a little cautious and try cooking some healthier sweets in your home kitchen, suggests Indian masterchef Sanjeev Kapoor, as he gives out some easy recipes: Gujiya Ingredients: For the filling Khoya/mawa: 500 gm Sugarfree natura diet sugar: Six tablespoons Desiccated coconut: 3¼ tsps Cashewnuts (blanched and chopped): 15 nos Almonds (blanched and ...

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