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Ambedkar Open University Stops Functioning?

Amid complaints of non-cooperation, the functioning of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh has come to standstill despite AP High Court orders, said the university’s assistant director in Vijayawada. Prof Ch. C. Prasad has said that there is no co-operation between the Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Central governments and the state government has issued orders to ...

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Court Stay Bans Xiaomi Phone Sales in India in Ericsson Patents Case, after Micromax

Xiaomi has faced another hurdle in its India journey as Delhi High Court banned its sales for now after mobile R&D major Ericsson moved Delhi High Court and got a stay or injunction to the effect. Ericsson, a Stockholm-based IT services company that holds 33,000 granted patents, and No. 1 holder of GSM/GPRS/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA, and LTE essential patents, has sued ...

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Copper Can’t Cure But Helps Stop Spreading Ebola, says Study

Copper with its anti-microbial elements cannot help cure Ebola but certainly prevents the spread of the deadly Ebola virus when frequently-touched surfaces, such as door handles, taps and light switches are replaced with copper copper or copper alloy equivalents, says a study. In a research study by the University of Southampton in Britain, it was found that the engineering materials ...

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Walnut-Enriched Food Helps to Keep Alzheimer’s at Bay: Finds Indian-Origin Researcher

Abha Chauhan from the New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities (IBR) found in her research that a walnut-enriched diet every day may help reduce the risk, delay the onset, slow the progression of, or prevent Alzheimer’s disease all together. “Our study adds to the growing body of research that demonstrates the protective effects of walnuts on ...

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No Delhi Metro On Diwali after 8 PM

The Delhi Metro will stop its services at 8 pm on Thursday on account of Diwali and resume only the next day at 6 am, said a statement. The airport line will, of course, resume at 4:45 am, it said. “The last metro train service Oct 23 will start at 8 p.m. from all the terminal stations of metro lines ...

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India manages to stem deforestation: Minister

Proving the outcry that forests are shrinking due to increased urbanisation, industrialisation and rehabilitation, India has set its record straight with a modest increase in its forest cover. In a report on the country’s State of Forest Report 2009, based upon the biennial assessment by Forest Survey of India, there is an increase in the forest cover of the country ...

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