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103rd Indian Science Congress: PM Modi to Open in Mysore Today

Fresh after Goa session of Indian Science Congress that had sent out signals of renewal of ancient Hindu science leads including Pushpak Vimana controversy to Plastic Surgery, Indian scientists will meet this year in Mysore today, Sunday Jan. 3 with focus on market-oriented “Make in India” program. Live streaming of 103rd Indian Science Congress is available on ipomo app at ...

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No Asteroid Threatening Earth, Says NASA Brushing Aside Doomsday Predictions, Rumors

Amid uproar and doomsday prediction in many blog posts and web world claiming that an asteroid will impact Earth, causing wanton destruction, sometime between September 15 and Sept 28, 2015, NASA has clarified that it was a baseless rumor. According to NASA scientists, there is not even one single evidence that an asteroid or any celestial object will impact Earth ...

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Scientists Come Out on 13 Oft-Repeated Cannabis Claims

An international scientific body has reviewed 13 claims made by proponents of cannbis as false and published its findings saying none of them are strongly supported by scientific evidence. Toronto-based he International Centre for Science in Drug Policy (ICSDP) has released two reports on Wednesday evaluating the strength of commonly heard cannabis claims, titled “State of the Evidence: Cannabis Use and Regulation,” and another ...

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102nd Indian Science Congress concludes amid renewed astrology, Sanskrit issues

From the time Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off this year’s Indian Science Congress 102 Conference on January 3 in Mumbai, more than the selected theme of  ‘Science and Technology for Human Development’, ancient Indian astrology to Vedic period Vimana Shastra dominated the discussion and media coverage than in the past. The conference held at the Kalina campus of the ...

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Lenovo S-Series Latest S580 Launched with Price Tag of Rs.8999; Specs, Apps, Features

Another Chinese tech giant Lenovo on Thursday launched in India its latest S-series smartphone S580 with a price tag of Rs.8,999 with a laser-etched rear cover. Launching the phone Sudhin Mathur, Director of Lenovo India, said, “The S580 is an amalgamation of stylish design, blazing fast processing speeds, and integrated Lenovo proprietary apps making it a unanimous choice for users ...

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Japanese ‘Black Widow’ received $8.47 million from her 10 dead partners

A 67-year-old Japanese woman is suspected of having poisoned her husband and possibly six other partners, from whom she inherited around $8.47 million, investigation sources said on Friday. Chisako Kakehi, dubbed the “Black Widow of Kyoto”, received in addition to the inheritance from her last spouse, who died in December 2013, the assets of three other husbands after their deaths. ...

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