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Odisha govt to set up 20 new hospitals in PPP mode

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today decided to set up 20 new hospitals at an estimated investment of Rs 1,000 crore in the public private partnership...

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Mamata cancels first China visit as ‘political meetings at appropriate level’ not confirmed by...

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee cancelled her first China visit on Friday at the last minute as political meetings at the "appropriate level" were not confirmed by the Chinese government The Trinamool Congress...

Rahul appoints Kharge as in-charge of Maharashtra

New Delhi: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today appointed Mallikarjun Kharge as the party's general secretary...

Cong’s policy in “sync” with terrorists, alleges BJP

New Delhi: Attacking Rahul Gandhi, the BJP today alleged that the Congress under him has...

K’taka minister Shivakumar paid unaccounted money to AICC, alleges I-T

Bengaluru: Karnataka minister D K Shivakumar paid unaccounted money to the All India Congress Committee,...

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Akon building ‘real-life Wakanda’

Grammy-winning singer Akon has shared his plans to build "real-life Wakanda" based around his cryptocurrency AKoin. During a panel discussion at the Cannes Lions International...

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Twitter brings in-stream video ads to advertisers to

After a pilot run with some users, Twitter rolled out its in-stream video ad service to all advertisers in India that will help marketers...

New features added in Insta-fb, Know about this

Instagram is extending its shoppable tags feature to Stories starting this week. The shoppable tags will now also be visible in Stories. Once you tap...

NASA’s Ikhana drone debuts solo in commercial airspace

Washington : In a first, NASA released its unmanned Ikhana aircraft into the commercial airspace under the debut mission without an accompanying chase plane. The...

Facebook will no longer show you ‘now connected on Messenger’ alerts

The next time you become friends with someone on Facebook, you will no longer see the annoying 'You Are Now Connected On Messenger' alert. The...

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Sensex starts on negative note, falls 51 pts

The benchmark BSE Sensex got off to a lower start today, tracking a sell-off in global markets amid escalating trade war worries. The 30-share index,...

Top 100 Brands: Google on top, Only HDFC Bank Incorporated from India

New Delhi: Google is not only considered to be a good company to work around the world, but it is also at the top...

India hikes import duty on certain US products

New Delhi: In a retaliatory move, India has hiked customs duty on several goods, including Bengal gram, lentils and artemia, imported from the US. The...

CEA Arvind Subramanian to leave finance ministry, return to US: Jaitley

Union Minister Arun Jaitley said today that Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian will be leaving the finance ministry because of "pressing family commitments" and...

General Electric dropped from Dow Jones stock index

New York: Slumping US industrial giant General Electric will be booted from the prestigious Dow Jones stock index next week, S&P Dow Jones Indices...

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15 Yoga Poses for a healthy body and mind

1. Bridge – Bandha Sarvangasana The Bridge yoga pose is a great front hip joints opener, it also strengthens your spine, opens the chest, and...

Type 2 diabetes may be an indication of pancreatic cancer

New Delhi : Turns out, a recent-onset type 2 diabetes may be early expression of pancreatic cancer. A new study published by Oxford University Press...

This new technique could improve arthritis treatment

New Delhi : A new 3D imaging analysis technique could lead to improvements in the arthritis treatment, a recent revealed. A team of engineers, physicians...

Kolkata: Hospital orders probe over negligence charge

Kolkata: Private healthcare chain, Columbia Asia on Wednesday ordered an internal probe after the family of a patient lodged a case of medical negligence...

IMA launches awareness drive on sexual health

 The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has launched a nationwide movement to eradicate the social taboo associated with sexual health. Dr Ravi Wankhedkar, the IMA national...

15 Yoga Poses for a healthy body and mind

1. Bridge – Bandha Sarvangasana The Bridge yoga pose is a great front hip joints opener, it also strengthens your spine, opens the chest, and...

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Why political violence is so common in Bengal

West Bengal is known for it's rich cultural as well as intellectual heritage and Bengali society is widely known for it's secular charecter. Though...

How the governors violate the tradtions

Sarkaria Commission was set up in June 1983 by the central government of India. The Sarkaria Commission's charterwas to examine the relationship and balance...

Rajan got scribe killed to send out message to media: Court

Mumbai: Gangster Chhota Rajan had ordered the killing of senior journalist J Dey as he wanted to send out a message to the mediapersons,...

The politics behind TDP’s pull out and Modi government’s denial of what Naidu wants

Chandrababu Naidu is all set to break up its alliance with BJP and bid adieu to Narendra Modi. He blamed the centre for backing...
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