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Honey Kills Dangerous Fungi, Discovers Researcher

Honey, a widely used ingredient in all Ayurvedic medicines has come into limelight for its properties to act on pathogenic fungi which are fatal for many humans and animals. Researchers from the University of Manchester in United Kingdom found that honey, especially Surgihoney can kill Fusarium, a fungus that can cause blindness or even death. Using Surgihoney that is biologically ...

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Did dinosaur-killing asteroid also trigger largest lava flow as evident in Mahabaleshwar?

The asteroid that slammed into the ocean off Mexico 66 million years ago and killed off the dinosaurs could have triggered devastating volcanic eruptions on earth leading to its pinnacle virtually eroding entire life on earth, said a team of UC Berkeley geophysicists. Interestingly, the impact on India was immense, according to the researchers, known as the Deccan Traps, explaining ...

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Is Mysterious Russian Object Orbiting in Space a ‘Satellite Killer’ ?

NASA and European Space agency have recently tracked a mysterious Russian object in space, reviving fears of a defunct Kremlin project to destroy satellites, the Financial Times reported. Object 2014-28E – classified as an effort to collect space debris by the Russian military – has ignited speculation as Russia did not declare its launch and the object is not merely ...

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October 31: Remembering Indira Gandhi’s Assassination 30 Years Ago, Her Doctor Relives Events

Thirty years later, K.P. Mathur, the 90-year-old personal doctor remembers the event that happened 30 years ago on October 31, 1984 as if it was just the other day. “I had left after chatting with her, like I used to do every morning after a routine check-up,” said Dr Mathur, of his patient of 18 years, prime minister Indira Gandhi. ...

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Woman arrested for killing her seven babies in US

Police in the US state of Utah Sunday arrested a 39-year-old woman for killing her seven infants over a 10-year period, the media reported. Megan Huntsman was arrested from her Pleasant Grove home and booked on murder charges, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. Huntsman’s ex-husband, who is believed to be the father of the infants, tipped off police Saturday and ...

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Carnage a hate crime, say Indian Americans

By Subhi Khanna CHICAGO: A day after they were targeted in one of the worst outbursts of violence against an immigrant community in generations, American Sikhs and the Indian American community are struggling to make sense of the bloodbath at a gurudwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, and searching for words to describe the carnage. While the motives of the suspected ...

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