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Aakash Tutorials Goes Live Online as ‘AakashLive’ Powered by WizIQ

Aakash, India’s leading institute for medical and engineering entrance besides regular coaching, has gone online live with WizIQ technology and launched its AakashLive program. The partnership would see WizIQ’s ‘Online Academy Builder’ and ‘Virtual Classroom’ technology utilized to simulate a live classroom experience for engineering, medical and foundation courses aspirants. The major player in online segment currently is “Merit Nation”. ...

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Universal Flu Vaccine on Anvil

Each year, scientists create an influenza (flu) vaccine that protects against a few specific influenza strains that researchers predict are going to be the most common during that year. Now, a new study shows that scientists may be able to create a ‘universal’ vaccine that can provide broad protection against numerous influenza strains, including those that could cause future pandemics. ...

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Diabetic Smokers Who Quit Face Deteriorating Condition for 3 Years : Study

Diabetics who quit smoking are likely to experience deterioration in their glucose control for up to three years, says a study. “Knowing that deterioration in blood glucose control occurs around the time of quitting smoking helps to prepare those with diabetes and their clinicians become proactive in tightening their glycaemic control during this time,” said principal investigator Deborah Lycett from ...

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Budget 2015: Govt Tries to Woo Opposition Ahead of Budget Session

The government has tried to reach out to the opposition ahead of the budget session with Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu meeting Congress president Sonia Gandhi over the agenda that includes the contentious ordinance on land acquisition. The government agenda for the session beginning Monday includes 44 items of financial, legislative and non-legislative business. Naidu met Sonia Gandhi in ...

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Odisha preparing management plan for wetlands: CM

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday said the state government was preparing a comprehensive management plan for 17 important wetlands in the state. “Comprehensive management plans for 17 important wetlands of the state are under preparation. The services of Wetlands International are commissioned by the Odisha Wetland Development Authority (OWDA) for formulation of comprehensive management plans of important wetlands ...

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