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Akshaya Tritiya Today: Gold Price at Rs.2723; Online Offers, Discounts, Gifts at Glance

Today being Akshaya Tritiya, gold price is hovering around Rs.2,723 per gram (24 Karat) and Rs.2,546 (22 Karat), but discounts are many from branded jewellers and gold shops. The day is auspicious for both Hindus as it coincides with birth anniversary of Lord Parasurama, the sixth incarnation of Vishnu and for Jains as it is associated with Lord Rishabhadeva, the ...

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Alcohol Ads on Television a Cause of Binge Drinking Among Teenagers

A recent study finds that alcohol advertisements on television can trigger binge drinking among teenagers, whereas alcohol companies claim that it is not the advertisements that affect underage drinking but the culprits are parents and friends. The results of the survey conducted indicate that higher alcohol receptivity score among underage participants predicted the onset of drinking, binge drinking and hazardous ...

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Paid vs Free Ad-based Model: Zuckerberg Takes Shot at Apple CEO Tim Cook

Reacting to Apple chief Tim Cook’s criticism that the recent ad-centric businesses like Google and Facebook are not in “alignment with customers”, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg depicted it as the “most ridiculous concept.” In an interview with Time magazine, Zuckerberg said, “What, you think because you’re paying Apple that you’re somehow in alignment with them? If you were in alignment ...

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