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Cologne extend contracts of their managers

Cologne (Germany), May 25 (IANS) German football club Cologne extended the contracts of Joerg Schmadtke and Alexander Wehrle for a long term. The newly promoted club completed the Bundesliga season in 12th place and as a reward the 'Geissboecke' on Sunday extended the contracts of Schmadtke and Wehrle who enjoy equal rights as Cologne managers, reports Xinhua. Under the guidance ...

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Soon, manage your pics with Google's new photos app

New York, May 25 (IANS) If you are already in awe of Google+'s image functions, there is a bit of a good news for you. Google may soon launch a photo app with all the features of Google+ image and more. The app, called Google Photos, will initially be launched on Android and will be followed on iOS too. It may be launched on the web too at photos.google.com, VentureBeat reported. ...

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Four tourists jailed after drug bust in New Zealand

Wellington, May 25 (IANS) Four tourists, including two women, have been jailed after being charged with trying to smuggle a hallucinogeic drug, methamphetamine, into New Zealand, customs authorities said on Monday. According to sources, they were allegedly caught with more than 12 kg of the illegal drug worth 12 million New Zealand dollars (about $8 million) hidden in their suitcases, wh...

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Grew from heroine to actress in 'P Se PM Tak': Meenakshi Dixit

Chennai, May 25 (IANS) Meenakshi Dixit, who is making her Bollywood debut in forthcoming political satire P Se PM Tak, says the experience of shooting for the movie with veteran filmmaker Kundan Shah helped her grow from a heroine to an actor. Thanks to this experience, I think I've grown from a heroine to an actress. By the end of the shoot, I feel I've grown as a human being and that m...

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Are reverse osmosis filter systems a threat to public health?

Kolkata, May 25 (IANS) The reverse-osmosis water purifier at home seems to be a benign invention, allowing people to drink clean, healthy water. But now scientists are warning that rampant use of the RO technology could pose a serious threat to public health. One of the most popular water purifying technologies in India, the RO process is efficient in terms of filtering out toxic substan...

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New Zealand to re-introduce 10-year passports

Wellington, May 25 (IANS) New Zealanders are expected to re-start travelling the world on 10-year passports from 2016, following public dissatisfaction with the current five-year passports. The New Zealand government in 2005 switched from 10-year to five-year passports, Xinhua reported. The 10-year validity period gives greater convenience to most adult passport holders, as they ...

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Three killed in blast targetting Pakistan president's son

Islamabad, May 25 (IANS) At least three people were killed and over a dozen injured in a blast targetting Pakistan president's son outside a restaurant in a Balochistan town, media reported on Monday. Police sources said the device was placed on a motorcycle parked outside the restaurant at the industrial town of Hub and targeted President Mamnoon Hussain's son Salman's convoy on Sunday,...

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Indian media makes news in Nepal, for wrong reasons

Kathmandu, May 25 (IANS) A section of the Indian media has made news in Nepal -- for the wrong reasons. The electronic media in particular faces charges of sensationalism at a time when the Himalayan nation is recovering from the deadly scars of the April earthquake that left more than 8,500 people dead. In Kathmandu, few hide their feelings vis-a-vis the Indian media. Th...

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Ailing Peng Shuai decides to skip season

Paris, May 25 (IANS) Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai became one of the casualties of French Open as the 24th seed managed just 33 minutes of play at Stade Roland Garros here. Here's the end of my competitive action of the season, Peng on Sunday, reports Xinhua. The semifinalist of last year's US Open was forced to retire with a back injury when trailing 0-6, 0-2 to Polona Hercog...

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Moderate quake jolts Japan

Tokyo, May 25 (IANS) A moderate quake of 5.6 magnitude on the Richter scale jolted the metropolitan area of Japan's capital city of Tokyo on Monday. According to Japan's Meteorological Agency, the epicentre was initially detected at 36.1 degrees north latitude and 139.6 degrees east longitude, with a depth of 50 km, Xinhua news agency reported. Subway and bullet train services w...

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Mumbai Indians to celebrate IPL victory at Wankhede

Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) After being crowned Indian Premier League (IPL) champions for the second time, Mumbai Indians invited their jubilant fans at the Wankhede Stadium here on Monday night to join the celebrations with the victorious team. Skipper Rohit Sharma and his team, who will reach the Maharashtra capital from Kolkata on Monday afternoon, will head for their home ground along with...

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KJo turns 43, Varun dedicates 'Happy birthday' song

Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Actor Varun Dhawan, who made his Bollywood debut with Karan Johar's Student Of The Year, has dedicated a Happy birthday song from his forthcoming film ABCD 2 to the filmmaker. #HappyBirthdayKaranJohar @karanjohar hope you have the most amazing year big hug. Wanna dedicate this song to U http://bit.ly/HBDzmc, Varun tweeted on Monday. EXCLUSIVE for @karanjohar...

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Ben Stiller's mother dies at 85

Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Actor Ben Stiller's mother Anne Meara has passed away. She was 85. The actress-comedienne, married to actor Jerry Stiller, passed away on Saturday, reports aceshowbiz.com. The Stiller family is deeply saddened to share that the beloved Anne Meara passed away last night at the age of 85. She is survived by her husband and partner in life Jerry St...

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Three injured in Kashmir terror attack

Srinagar, May 25 (IANS) Three people were injured on Monday when separatist guerrillas fired at a shop selling SIM cards of a mobile phone company in north Kashmir's Sopore town, police said. Militants fired at a shop selling BSNL SIM cards near the bus stand in Sopore town today (Monday), a senior police officer told IANS here. Three persons were injured in the firing. They have...

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How goats, chicken have lifted households out of poverty

New delhi, May 25 (IANS/IndiaSpend) Some interventions in day-to-day living have led to a 15 percent increase in assets, 26 percent growth in consumption and 96 percent rise in savings among the ultra-poor, or those with no assets, in India, according to a new six-country study that followed the lives of 21,000 of the world's poorest people. Examples: A chicken, goat or a similar product...

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Suriya pushed me towards excellence: Venkat Prabhu

Chennai, May 25 (IANS) Filmmaker Venkat Prabhu says it's challenging to work with a star like Suriya because he doesn't settle for anything mediocre and likes to push everybody around him towards excellence. Venkat and Suriya have teamed for the first time in Tamil actioner Masss, which releases in cinemas on Friday. The reason why 'Masss' has come out well is because of the extr...

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Maoists torch 32 vehicles in Bihar, enforce shutdown

Patna, May 25 (IANS) Maoists burnt 32 vehicles in Bihar's Gaya district to enforce a two-day shutdown beginning Monday to protest the killing of a woman Maoist leader, police said. A group of armed Maoists forcibly stopped vehicles on the busy Grand Trunk road in Gaya and torched them post midnight on Sunday to create panic, Gaya Senior Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj said. ...

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Pawan Kalyan sports bearded look for 'Gabbar Singh 2'

Chennai, May 25 (IANS) Pawan Kalyan-starrer, much delayed Telugu actioner Gabbar Singh 2 will finally go on floors on Friday. The actor-turned-politician will be seen sporting long hair and thick beard for some crucial scenes in the film. For a few important scenes in the film, Pawan had grown his beard and hair. The team will first shoot these scenes and once it's completed, he will get...

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Kuralarasan not responsible for delay in 'Idhu Namma Aalu' release

Chennai, May 25 (IANS) Young composer Kuralarasan, brother of actor Silambarasan aka Simbu, is not responsible for the delay in release of upcoming Tamil romantic comedy Idhu Namma Aalu, a source said. Simbu plays the lead in the movie and is paired with Nayantara. Kuralarasan should not be held responsible for the delay in release of 'Idhu Namma Aalu'. Rumours have been spread t...

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Depression ups mortality risk in heart failure patients

London, May 25 (IANS) Patients with heart failure are at five-fold increased risk of death following discharge from hospital if they also suffer from moderate to severe depression, a new research has found. The findings suggest that recognition and management of depression may reduce mortality for patients with heart failure. Our research clearly shows a strong association betwee...

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