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China rushes to finish world’s largest telescope

While NASA basked in the success of discovering an earth-like planet around 1,400 light years away with Kepler 452b, China announced that it has started assembling the world’s largest radio telescope, which is the size of 30 football fields in its Guizhou Province to enhance its ability to observe outer …

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Emraan Hashmi begins shooting for ‘Azhar’

Actor Emraan Hashmi has begun shooting for former Indian cricketer Mohammed Azharuddin’s biopic, “Azhar”. The actor took to Twitter to make the announcement and also asked his fans for their good wishes. “We begin Azhar’s journey… Wish us luck,” tweeted Emraan, alongside a picture of a clapboard. The film is …

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Lewis Hamilton assures Wimbledon he will dress up next year

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has recognised a fashion faux pas and assured Wimbledon he will respect the dress code next year. The Mercedes driver was refused entry to the Royal Box for the men’s final at this month’s tennis tournament after turning up in a floral shirt and …

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Amitabh Bachchan stresses on importance of education

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels education “embellishes” human spirit and is the best way to pay tribute to Goddess Saraswati. Bachchan, 72, who will inaugurate an educational institute on Sunday, wrote on his blog that such foundations give philanthropists a chance to not only serve the purpose of generating revenue but …

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Former Kerala, Bihar governor R.S. Gavai dead

Nagpur, July 25(IANS) – Former Kerala and Bihar governor Ramkrishnan Suryabhan Gavai passed away here on Saturday after prolonged illness. He was 86. Former Kerala, Bihar governor R.S. Gavai dead A farmer by profession and a sports enthusiast, Gavai functioned as Bihar’s governor from 2006-08 and then as Kerala’s governor …

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Even a placebo can ease pain

Washington, July 25(IANS) – Even a placebo with no medical value can ease pain in research participants, finds a study. Even a placebo can ease pain We’re still learning a lot about the critical ingredients of placebo effects. What we think now is that they require both belief in the …

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