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  • Chandrayaan-2 inserted into Lunar Obit
  • Hong Kong gov't to start work immediately on building platform for dialogue: Carrie Lam
  • Former Raebareli MLA passes away
  • Trump, Khan discuss Kashmir on phone: White House
  • Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his 75th birth anniv
  • 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup bid draws interest
  • Macron says confident in European future of Russia after meeting with Putin
  • Johnson discusses Brexit, trade issues with Trump
  • Dengue cases in Philippines surge to more than 188,000, with over 800 deaths
  • Johnson writes to EU, tries to reopen Brexit talks
  • US may view efforts to assist Iranian tanker as material support for terror - State Dept
  • Council of Europe supports Putin's, Macron's readiness to resume normandy talks on Ukraine
  • US Democratic leaders urge Trump not to retreat on gun background checks
  • Russian-based site appeals US court dismissal of lawsuit against Facebook - Filing
Science Technology
Taking the pulse of peatland carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development: Scientists

Taking the pulse of peatland carbon emissions could measure climate impact of development: Scientists

14 Aug 2019 | 4:58 PM

New Delhi, Aug 14 (UNI) A new way to 'take the pulse' of carbon emissions could help track how the industrial development of peatlands contributes to climate change, as well as measure their recovery once it ends, according to researchers.

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Too much time on smartphones leads to obesity, deadly disease

Too much time on smartphones leads to obesity, deadly disease

27 Jul 2019 | 5:47 PM

New York, Jul 27 (UNI) Smartphone addiction could lead to serious weight gain and the onslaught of deadly diseases, according to a new study.

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Dual surgeries for breast cancer, heart tumor conducted simultaneously, successfully in India

Dual surgeries for breast cancer, heart tumor conducted simultaneously, successfully in India

25 Jul 2019 | 7:02 PM

New Delhi, Jul 25(UNI) A team of doctors at Fortis Hospital Vasant Kunj conducted India's first simultaneous open-heart surgery and segmental mastectomy under general anesthesia on a 55-year-old patient from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.

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