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Top 5 tips for Choosing Bunk Beds for Kids

When it comes to kids’ furniture, nothing is more precious than a lovely and comfortable bed. After a long day of study, play and kid shenanigans, when you see the little babies sleep, you forget all the bad that exists. That’s why it becomes important to follow the right tips …

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SC notice to Actor Salman Khan in blackbuck hunting case

New Delhi, July 9 (IANS): The Supreme Court Wednesday issued notice to Bollywood film star Salman Khan on a plea by the Rajasthan government challenging the stay on his conviction in a blackbuck hunting case. A police complaint was lodged Oct 2, 1998 against Salman Khan and the others for hunting …

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Mounds of Hilsa drought due to El Nino phenomenon?

Kolkata, July 6,Sahana Ghosh(IANS): Anomalous warm ocean currents in the Pacific – attributed to the El Nino phenomenon – could be one of the reasons why the famed hilsa fish – or ilish as it is known among Bengalis – might remain in short supply for the connoisseurs of the …

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Maharashtra gets 6th tiger sanctuary at Bor

Mumbai/New Delhi, July 1 (IANS): Spelling cheer for tiger lovers, the union environment and forests ministry Tuesday notified the Bor Sanctuary, New Bor Sanctuary and the New Bor Extended Wildlife Sanctuary in Maharashtra as a critical tiger reserve, the sixth tiger sanctuary in the state. Maharashtra gets 6th tiger sanctuary …

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Editorial: Mindfulness emerges as hottest meditative tool

New Delhi, 24 June-2014, Shudip Talukdar(IANS): Mindfulness is fast emerging as the hottest meditative tool, which is known to contribute to our wellbeing and productivity. Mindfulness is all about being focussed on the present moment, which has the power to liberate one from the shackles of past failures or pointless …

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UN enlists legal help to crack down on environmental crime

Washington, 22 June-2014(Reuters): The United Nations will seek ways to toughen environmental laws this week to crack down on everything from illegal trade in wildlife to mercury poisoning and hazardous waste. UN enlists legal help to crack down on environmental crime The UN Environment Assembly (UNEA), a new forum of …

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Union Cabinet nod for supervisory panel on Mullaperiyar Dam

New Delhi, June 18(IANS): The union cabinet Wednesday approved the constitution of a supervisory committee on the Mullaperiyar Dam to look into the safety aspect of the proposed increase in height of the over 100-year-old structure. Union Cabinet nod for supervisory panel on Mullaperiyar Dam The three-member Supervisory Committee will …

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