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URANUS MAY HAVE TWO UNDISCOVERED MOONS: STUDY

WASHINGTON (TIP): Uranus may have two tiny, previously undiscovered moons orbiting near two of the planet’s rings, researchers using data from NASA‘s Voyager 2 spacecraft have found. Rob Chancia, a doctoral student at University of […]

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INDIAN-ORIGIN SCIENTIST CREATES ‘REAL’ 3D HANDS IN LABORATORY

NEW YORK (TIP): An Indian-American researcher and his team have created life-size 3D hand models, complete with fingerprints, using a high-resolution 3D printer that can produce the same ridges and valleys as a real finger. […]

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Too used to using your phone while driving? This app will keep you safe

Talking on the phone while driving is not only distracting, it can also prove to be incredibly dangerous. This is a fact that almost everyone of us is fully aware of. But still, there are […]

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FACEBOOK LAUNCHES REVAMPED SAFETY CENTRE TO TACKLE BULLYING

Social network company Facebook on Monday launched its revamped safety centre to help users tackle issues of online bullying, hacking and other cyber frauds. “We believe safety is a conversation and a shared responsibility among […]

Cyrus Mistry
Business & Economics

SALE OF ASSETS, FALLING REVENUE WORRIED TATA TRUSTS, OLD TIMERS

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Tata Trusts were concerned over the falling revenues of the group since Cyrus Mistry took over the reins of the company and there was a growing divergence over values and ethics, […]

Business & Economics

4G PENETRATION WILL SPUR IPHONE SALES IN INDIA, SAYS TIM COOK

BENGALURU (TIP): The massive 4G roll-out will aid in the growth of iPhone sales in India, said Apple CEO Tim Cook. He added that the large young population and growing middle class will mean that […]

India

Pakistan to not to take part in disaster risk conference in India

NEW DELHI (TIP): As India-Pakistan ties face an uncertain future in the wake of the Uri terror attack and retaliatory surgical strikes by India, Pakistan has decided against sending its representative to the Asian Ministerial […]

Asia

Taliban insurgents abduct, kill 26 Afghan civillians

KABUL (TIP): Taliban insurgents on Oct 26 killed 26 Afghan civilians after abducting them in the remote central province of Ghor the previous day, officials said, the latest brutal attack targeting the local population on […]

Asia

48 bodies recovered after ferry capsizing in Myanmar

YANGON (TIP): The death toll from a ferry disaster on a river in central Myanmar four days ago has risen to nearly 50, officials said on Oct 26, with most of the deceased identified as […]

Asia

Nepal lifts ban on allowing migrant workers to Afghanistan

KATHMANDU (TIP): Nepal will allow its nationals to go to war-torn Afghanistan for work, a labour ministry official said on Oct 27, ending an almost four-month ban imposed after 13 Nepali security guards were killed […]

Business & Economics

Pakistan trade body hints at reviewing ties with India

ISLAMABAD (TIP): A Pakistan trade body has announced that it would consider suspending trade with India if the current hostile situation did not improve soon, a media report said on Oct 28. The Federation of […]

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Type 1 diabetes often comes with other autoimmune diseases

People with type 1 diabetes often develop other autoimmune disorders, such as thyroid and gastrointestinal diseases, and a recent study yields new information about this link. In type 1 diabetes, the immune system attacks the […]

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Old blood as good as new for patient survival: Study

Using the freshest blood for transfusion may not necessarily improve patients survival rates, Canadian researchers have found. The large international study has finally put an end to the contentious issue about whether stored blood could […]

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HEARTBURN: IT MAY BE MORE THAN JUST ACIDITY

The next quarter in medico-social terms, is going to be one of gastrono mical temptation.For the culinary delights arising from festival indulgence and then continuing through with the gourmet celebrations of the wedding season, will […]

Middle East

Saudi Arabia says Yemen rebels fire missile toward Mecca

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (TIP): Siite rebels in Yemen fired a ballistic missile toward the holy Muslim city of Mecca overnight, Saudi Arabia said Friday, the insurgents’ deepest strike yet into the kingdom amid the […]

Asia

China becomes first country to display nuclear submarine to public

BEIJING (TIP): In an interesting move, China is displaying a nuclear powered attack submarine to the public to boosts the people’s confidence in the country’s growing naval power. This is part of efforts by the […]

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Europe

Britain, US sending planes, troops to deter Russia in the east

BRUSSELS (TIP): Britain said on Oct 26 it will send fighter jets to Romania next year and the United States promised troops, tanks and artillery to Poland in Nato’s biggest military build-up on Russia‘s borders […]

Europe

Theresa May praises British-Indians in Diwali message

LONDON (TIP): Hailing the contribution of British-Indians, Prime Minister Theresa May has said she would highlight their success during her first official visit to India next month. May praised British-Indians in her message at the […]

Entertainment

ANNE HATHAWAY PRETENDED TO BE HAPPY ON HER OSCAR WIN

Actress Anne Hathaway says she was not happy after winning the Oscar and was trying to fake her own happiness. The 33-year-old actress won the award for her portrayal of prostitute Fantine in musical ‘Les […]

Entertainment

KAREENA LAUDS KJO’S AE DIL HAI MUSHKIL

Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has praised the whole team of forthcoming film ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’, saying that all the actors have done a fantastic job. “I have watched ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ and loved […]

Entertainment

KANGANA TAKES A DIG AT HRITHIK ROSHAN, AGAIN!

Just when you thought that the year’s most controversial Bollywood scandal is in the past, it has come back to reclaim the headlines. Kangana Ranaut has gone ahead and taken a dig at Hrithik Roshan, again. […]

Entertainment

VIDYA BALAN GETS HOOKED TO SOCIAL MEDIA

That she is becoming media savvy was quite evident with her move to join Facebook today. Vidya Balan, who’s already active on Twitter and Instagram, was all praises for social media in an interview with […]

Entertainment

Priyanka Chopra honoured with Breakout Style Icon Award by Instyle

Priyanka Chopra recently added another feather to her cap as she was awarded the Breakout Style Icon Award at the Instyle Awards. The award function was organized at the Getty Center in Los Angeles. She received […]

Entertainment

Train To Busan -|- MOVIE REVIEW

STORY: Seok Woo (Yoo Gong) tries to balance his demanding job while dealing with his young daughter Soo-an (Soo-an Kim), who prefers to be with Woo’s estranged wife instead. Giving in to a request for […]

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ANGELINA JOLIE RETHINKING DIVORCE TACTICS FROM BRAD PITT

Actress Angelina Jolie’s children are helping her rethink how she handles herself in court during the divorce proceedings. The actress has also decided to back off with the ‘aggressive divorce tactics’ against Pitt for the […]