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A glass of milk daily good for your heart

New York, Sep 16 (IANS) Do you find drinking milk disgusting? Listen to your heart and change the habit. New research has found that drinking milk and consuming other dairy products may reduce the risk of a heart attack. The link between milk and risk for hyper-tension and cardio-vascular disease (CVD) was examined in a study recently presented at the 12th Euro Fed Lipid Congress in Mon...

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Somanth wants new leadership in Left Front

Kolkata, Sep 16 (IANS) Expressing sadness over the dismal performance of CPI-M in the two assembly bypolls in West Bengal, former Lok Sabha speaker and expelled party leader Somnath Chatterjee Tuesday said the signs for the Left Front were ominous unless new faces come to the fore. He also expressed grave concern over the Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in Basrihat (South). The...

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Kiwi jihadi wants to leave war-torn Syria

Wellington, Sep 16 (IANS) A jihadi from New Zealand, who has links with the Al Qaeda and has taken up arms in Syria, wants to leave the war-torn country - but first needs a fresh New Zealand passport after burning his old one, the media reported Tuesday. Mohammad Daniel, alias Abu Abdul Rahman, and formerly known as Mark John Taylor, has expressed his willingness to return home, the New ...

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US to bolster Ebola fight with more funds, troops

Washington, Sep 16 (IANS/EFE) US President Barrack Obama will announce Tuesday an extension of his government's plan against the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa by deploying 3,000 troops and allocating fresh funds that could reach $600 million. Obama considers the epidemic to be a national security priority, White House sources said. He will announce the new measures ...

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Don't mix sexual fantasies with true love life

Toronto, Sep 16 (IANS) Having sexual fantasies with your partner is not all that bad but people with high levels of psychopathic traits lean towards non-romantic sexual fantasies with anonymous and uncommitted partners that may harm their real sex life. According to researchers, psychopathic sexual behaviour arises owing to a preference for sexual activity outside a loving, committed rel...

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Iran foreign minister leaves for new n-talks

Tehran, Sep 16 (IANS) Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Tuesday left for New York to attend a fresh round of negotiations with six major world powers over Tehran's nuclear energy programme. Zarif is expected to meet EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton Wednesday, Press TV reported. Bilateral meetings are also planned to be held between Iran and the members of the P...

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President in Ho Chi Minh City, history, art on show

Ho Chi Minh, Sep 16 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee reached the business capital of Vietnam on the second leg of his four-day visit during which he will visit various historic sites, attend a cultural programme and meet the local Indian community. Mukherjee was received at the airport by People's Committee Vice Chairman Le Manh Ha and other local dignitaries. He straightaway proceeded ...

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Brazil presidential candidates locked in technical tie in new poll

Sao Paulo, Sep 16 (IANS/EFE) A new poll of voter intentions for next month's Brazilian presidential elections has revealed a technical tie between President Dilma Rousseff, who is running for reelection, and Socialist candidate Marina Silva in the second round. Rousseff, of the Workers' Party (PT), would win in the first round with 36 percent of voter support, followed by Silva with 27 p...

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Brush teeth before sleep for healthy smile

New York, Sep 16 (IANS) How often do you attend late night parties and then use plain laziness as an excuse for not brushing your teeth before sleep? Better not forget that cleaning your teeth daily as just one miss begins the process of cavity and plaque building. And don't trust gum, mints or mouthwash as brushing replacements. All three can give your mouth a fresher feel but b...

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Kamal Haasan hospitalised

Chennai, Sep 16 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan was Tuesday admitted to a private hospital here following suspected symptoms of food poisoning. He is perfectly fine and will be discharged by tomorrow morning, said his manager. Kamal sir was admitted to Apollo hospital due to food poisoning this (Tuesday) morning. He is perfectly fine and there's nothing to worry. He will be discharge...

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Dutchman cleared of Ebola in Thailand

Bangkok, Sep 16 (IANS) A Dutchman suspected of having the Ebola virus disease has been cleared after blood tests returned negative, the health ministry said Tuesday. Deputy Director General of the Disease Control Department Opas Karnkavinpong said lab technicians tested the blood of the traveller for the second time Monday and the results were negative, the Bangkok Post reported. ...

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Questions hang over New Zealand PM on mass surveillance claims

Wellington, Sep 16 (IANS) New Zealand Prime Minister John Key came under renewed pressure Tuesday to explain the extent of government surveillance of the public following claims by US spy whistleblower Edward Snowden that mass surveillance was already in place. Key has been accused of obfuscating the issue by declassifying government documents on a cyber security programme called Cortex,...

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Human 'language gene' makes mice learn faster: Study

Washington, Sep 16 (IANS) Mice that receive a humanised version of a speech and language gene exhibit accelerated learning, a new study said. Foxp2 is one of several genes that scientists believe may have been linked to human speech and language. Humans carrying only one functional copy of this gene experience difficulties in learning and performing complex orofacial movements and have ...

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Bit clumsy in real life too: Sonam Kapoor

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Bollywood's style diva Sonam Kapoor says she is as clumsy as her character in her forthcoming film Khoobsurat. She has been tagged as a royal misfit in the posters and trailers of the film, a remake of Hrishikesh Mukherjee's directorial venture that starred Rekha and Rakesh Roshan in the lead roles. While Sonam has replaced Rekha, Pakistani actor Fawad Kh...

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Teenager seeks bail in Indian-origin man's murder

Wellington, Sep 16 (IANS) A 13-year-old boy accused of stabbing a dairy owner to death in New Zealand Tuesday requested a court to grant him bail. The boy has been an accused in the killing of Indian-origin man Arun Kumar, 57, in June at the Railside Dairy in Henderson in west Auckland, which the victim owned, the New Zealand Herald reported. A bail application for the teenager w...

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SP wins 4 assembly seats, sure to win Mainpuri LS seat

Lucknow, Sep 16 (IANS) The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh Tuesday won four Assembly seats in the bypolls and was leading in four. The SP has won from Sirathu, Hamirpur, Bijnore and Charkhari assembly constituencies. The SP has also made an unassailable lead of over two lakh votes in Mainpuri Lok Sabha constituency from where Tej Pratap Singh, grand-nephew of party c...

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Delhi BJP leaders meet Gadkari over e-rickshaw crisis

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A Delhi BJP delegation Tuesday met Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari and urged him to ensure that e-rickshaws are allowed to ply in Delhi soon. Gadkari had Monday said the ministry had put up a draft notification concerning the plying of e-rickshaws in the national capital on its website and was seeking public opinion on it for the next 10 days.<...

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Government diesel sales in profit first time in regulation era

New Delhi Sep 16 (IANS) For the first time in the history of the regulation era on diesel, the under-recovery, or revenue loss, applicable on the fuel for the second fortnight effective Sep 16 has been wiped out, and there is instead a profit on sales, the government announced Monday. Announcing the product-wise under-recovery of state-run oil marketing companies, the petroleum ministry ...

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Health ministry to strengthen basic health care

New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) The health ministry will rope in private and semi-government firms to improve basic health care, union Health Secretary Lov Verma said here Tuesday. The role of private and semi government firms has become very important to reach out to people in far off places and provide them health care services. The health ministry will approach the private and semi governmen...

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OPEC daily basket price closes below $95 a barrel

Vienna, Sep 16 (IANS/WAM) The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) closed at $94.68 a barrel Monday, compared to $95.68 a barrel last Friday, the OPEC Secretariat said. The new OPEC reference basket comprises Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Iran Heavy (Iran), Basra Light (Iraq), Kuwait Export (Kuwait), Es Sider...

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