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Newstrack India: TweetLondon, April 23 (IANS) In what could revolutionise plaster cast technology, a Turkish design student has unveiled a slick 3D-printed cast with ventilation holes that reduces healing time by around 40 percent than currently used plaster casts. The...
Newstrack India: TweetNew Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Imagine a fully functional ICU in the comfort of your home and at a fraction of the cost - Rs.7,000 to Rs.10,000 per day against Rs.25,000 to Rs.50,000 per day in a hospital. It's a reality in the national capital. "Such...
Newstrack India: TweetNew York, April 23 (IANS) Have you unfriended your best friend on Facebook because he/she posted frequent, uninteresting or contradictory comments about religion or politics? You are not alone. An interesting research reveals that the most common reason...
Newstrack India: TweetLondon, April 23 (IANS) Know that your testosterone levels may be determined even before you are born? Yes. In the womb. Men's susceptibility to serious health conditions may be influenced by low exposure to testosterone in the womb, research suggests. A...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: A 21-year-old jawan was injured in the head during a basketball game at the army residential complex opposite Madras Medical College in Park Town on Monday. Police said Neeraj Kumar was playing with friends around 6.15pm when he threw the ball against...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Brightening the possibility of a "just compensation" for the families of 94 schoolchildren who were charred to death in a thatched school in Kumbakonam about a decade ago, the Madras high court on Tuesday upheld a single judge order naming a one-man...
The Telegraph India: She’s dressed in a white silk sari emblazoned with a red zari border that matches the vermillion bindi streaking across her forehead. She holds on to his hand that curls over the end of the banister. Between her and this macho jeans-and-floral-T-shirt clad...
The Times of India: MADURAI: A PIL seeking to retrieve 48.28 acres of government land from encroachers in Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district was filed in the Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Monday. Justices V Ramasubramaniam and V M...
The Times of India: MADURAI: The Madras high court MaduraiBench on Tuesday dismissed a habeas corpus petition filed last year by a father seeking the release of his son from jail. Karuppa Thevar, a resident of Tirupur, had filed the petition stating that his son, Sasikaran, has...
The Hindu: Tamil Nadu has achieved the highest rate of increase in the number of electors in the country in the past five years. The State’s electorate has grown by 29.15 per cent. In 2009, it was 4.16 crore. As per the electoral data released early this year, the...
The Independent: When war broke out, Mohandas Karamchand “Mahatma” Gandhi, who a few years later would galvanise India’s struggle for independence, had exhorted his fellow countrymen to fight on the Allied side. “We are, above all, British citizens of the Great British...
The Hindu: The Madras Stock Exchange, the first to be set up in South India, may stop operations shortly. The 76-year-old exchange has failed to secure a formal tie-up with the National Securities Clearing Corporation Ltd (NSCCL), a subsidiary of the NSE, and achieve the...
noodls: (Source: Fife Council) Junior Netball Netball SuccessCoach, head girl and senior pupil Morna McMurray writes: On the 26thof March, Beath High School's S1 netballers took part in the Fife netball tournament at the...
The Hindu: Blushing Romeo, who is in good form, may complete a hat-trick in the Aravankadu Plate (1,200m), the main event of the races to be held here on Wednesday (April 23). TEA ESTATES PLATE (Div. I), (1,200m), 3-y-o only (Terms), 11-00 a.m.: 1. Emperor Of Rome (2) M....