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UK To Face Fuel, Food And Medicine Shortages In No-Deal Brexit: Report

London Aug 19: Britain will face shortages of fuel, food and medicine if it leaves the European Union without a transition deal, jamming ports and requiring a hard border in Ireland, official government documents leaked to the Sunday Times show.
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New Delhi Aug 17: Palani Panchamirtham, a temple “prasadam” from Tamil Nadu, Kerala’s Tirur betel leaf and two other products have been awarded Geographical Indication (GI) tag, the Commerce Ministry said on Friday.
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Assam tea bags world record at auction

GUWAHATI Aug 3: A rare Assam tea has sold for a world record price at auction in India, highlighting a boom for speciality teas while the industry as a whole is in crisis.
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Coffee tycoon found dead, cremated

Mangaluru/Bengaluru Aug 1: Billionaire coffee tycoon V G Siddhartha, whose body was fished out of a river two days after he went missing, was Wednesday cremated at his estate in his home district of Chikmagalur after hundreds of people paid a tearful adieu to him.
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PM Modi to feature in Man vs Wild episode with Bear Grylls

NEW DELHI: In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will feature in Discovery Channel’s show ‘Man Vs Wild’ alongside the popular host and adventurer, Bear Grylls.
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Netflix rolls out Rs 199 mobile-only plan to woo Indian users

New Delhi July 25: Premium video streaming company Netflix on Wednesday announced a Rs 199 mobile-only plan in India as it looks to woo viewers amid intense competition from Amazon Prime Videos and other local players. Continue reading “Netflix rolls out Rs 199 mobile-only plan to woo Indian users”

WhatsApp global head to visit India this week

New Delhi July 24: WhatsApp Global Head Will Cathcart will visit India this week and is expected to meet officials from the information technology ministry and the Reserve Bank of India apart from other stakeholders. Continue reading “WhatsApp global head to visit India this week”

New wrist bands can provide insight into users’ emotions

London July 4:  Smart wearable technology that changes colour, heats up, squeezes or vibrates as your emotions are heightened has the potential to help people with affective disorders better control their feelings, a study has found. Continue reading “New wrist bands can provide insight into users’ emotions”

Food businesses asked to list full ingredients on pre-packaged food

LONDON June 26: Food businesses will be required to list full ingredients on pre-packaged food under a new law introduced by Michael Gove following the death of teenager Natasha Ednan-Laperouse. Continue reading “Food businesses asked to list full ingredients on pre-packaged food”

Researchers develop ‘one-two punch’ to destroy cancerous ovarian cells

WASHINGTON July 15: Researchers have developed a two-step combination therapy ‘one-two punch’ to destroy cancer cells.

The study published in the journal ‘Nature Communications’ showed the superior therapeutic effectiveness of the ‘one-two punch’ on cells of ovarian cancer patients, based on the manipulation of the state of cellular aging. Continue reading “Researchers develop ‘one-two punch’ to destroy cancerous ovarian cells”