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5:2 diet again in limelight

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:56

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There's a great deal of talk around the workplace this week about fasting, after the 5:2 Diet created by British researcher Dr Michael Mosley broadcast on Channel Seven's Sunday Night program.

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Babies born in winter crawl earlier

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:55

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Israeli scientists say those born in the winter to spring months started to crawl at a normal of five weeks as compared to those who were born in summer or pre-winter.

One hypothesis is that winter children may crawl prior in light of the fact that they will generally begin crawling in the late spring months, when there is more sunlight.

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Indian teenager created an $80 breath-to-speech device

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:53

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Specific machine frameworks that permit individuals with development and discourse disabilities like ALS or Parkinson's to talk typically utilizes a huge number of dollars. Nonetheless, a 16 year-old student from India has made a gadget that finishes the same essential errand as these $7,000-10,000 machines for just $80.

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Google launches new line of entry-level $100 Android One smartphones in India

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:51

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Google has recently announced the launch of its Android One initiative, under which the company will offer entry-level, $100 Android handsets in India, starting from September 15. The cost of the Android One handsets in India will begin at Rs. 6,399, or approximately $105.

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Penalty for PG&E in California Pipeline Disaster Case May be The Largest in State’s History

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 09:57

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Four years back a lethal pipeline explosion killed eight people in San Bruno, California and shattered the town. The state agency is yet to decide on the penalty and is weighing on levying a record fine for the disaster.

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CalPERS Decides to Sell Hedge Fund Investments

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 09:54

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California Public Employees' Retirement System or CalPERS is the largest public pension system in the country and planning to shift from its investments in hedge funds.

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ECB's Policy Announcement May Lead to Tensions in the Eurozone

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 09:45

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For the European economies this year has not been very rosy. With Italy moving back to a recession and the contraction of German in the second quarter things do not appear to be much better in the following quarter too.

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Rise in Exports Leads to an Unexpected Surge in China’s Trade Surplus in August

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 09:43

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On Monday data from General Administration of Customs of the People's Republic of China revealed a surge in the trade surplus of China reaching an unexpected level in August as the volume of exports increased and import figures declined.

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Silicon Valley Tech Companies Fight Over Ruling That Indicates Bigger Settlement in Hiring

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 12:12

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A federal judge last month passed an order for four of the well known technology companies to come up with a larger amount of money for the settlement of a class-action lawsuit which accuses the companies of scheming against their very own employees.

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iPhone 6 Mobile Payments will be Accepted by Walgreens & CVS

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 12:10

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Tuesday is much awaited by all those inquisitive about Apple's iPhone 6, the iWatch as the company is supposed to unveil its features on that day.

The company is preparing for the "special event" in Cupertino, California which s its hometown. It has also invited the media for the September 9 unveiling of its new model and fresh features.

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Cotton clothing stinks less after a workout

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 12:05

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Whenever you work out, you may need to take a look at the labels of your garments. As per another study, polyester dress has a tendency to stink a great deal more than cotton attire after a sweaty workout.

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Breast cancer rick doesn’t increase by going braless

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 11:52

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Wearing a bra does not result in bosom cancer. That is the thing that specialists figured out after a case-control study demonstrated that there wearing a bra doesn't expand the possibilities of postmenopausal ladies creating breast disease.

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Women survive shark attacks better than men

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:59

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Ladies are more inclined to survive shark attacks as per another study.

Australian scientists found that men were bore 84 percent of all shark assaults. Then again, men made up 89 percent of all shark bite fatalities. Specialists said that this implies that ladies are measurably more prone to stay alive amid shark attacks.

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A 20-yr-old delivers baby without knowing she was pregnant

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:54

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Josephine Anglin went to the crisis room Monday night with serious back agony and hopes to run home Saturday with a child.

Anglin, 20, delivered an offspring just before 5 a. m. Tuesday and she didn't know she was suppose to deliver a baby.

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HPV vaccine: Why boys are less likely to get it

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:49

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A Conservative MP's tongue and throat cancer alarm is reigniting the verbal confrontation over whether young people ought to get the HPV antibody free of charge.

Amid his nine-month episode of cancer, Peter Kent says, specialists persuaded him its vital to inoculate young men against human papillomavirus.

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Growth of babies to be assessed by international standards

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:42

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Upwards of 13 million extra new-borns over the globe, now considered "typical" will soon be termed as undernourished - on account of the world's first universal models for fetal development and new-conceived size have been produced by a worldwide group headed by researchers from Oxford University.

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Men are more likely to be bitten by sharks

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:44

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Sharks are nine times more prone to kill men than ladies, a major new study into shark assaults around the globe has found.

Specialists in Australia discovered men were found in 84 per cent of all unjustifiable shark assaults.

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Suicides can be prevented by limiting access to pesticides: WHO

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:40

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The World Health Organization (WHO) says that constraining access to pesticides can help diminish the quantity of suicides.

A report discharged Thursday said that expending pesticides "is among the most widely recognized routines for suicide universally, and is of specific concern in country rural ranges in the South-East Asia Region" in which it included India.

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Aftermaths of Recession Shows Rich Getting Richer and the Poor Becoming Poorer

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:06

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On Thursday a Federal Reserve report revealed that, it is the only rich who have benefitted from the recovery after the economic recession that hit earlier. It shows that earnings increased considerably only for affluent families during 2010-2013, for others it either stagnated or dropped. For the richest of the 10 percent US families the average earning grew during these years.

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BP’s Gulf Oil Spill Case May Cost it Heavily

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:04

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On Thursday a federal judge while ruling out fines for London-based BP's oil disaster case said that the company is subject to fines that could go as high as $4,300 per barrel under the Clean Water Act. In that case the oil giant will be looking at a figure close to$18 billion.

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