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India Inc's gen-next leaders join crorepati club

Published on 25-Sep-2016
Gujarati industrialist Gautam Adani's son Karan, who was appointed CEO of Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, did not draw any remuneration from the company for fiscal 2015-16, but the board has approved an annual remuneration for him of up to Rs 1.5 crore, including salary, perks and other benefits, with effect from September 1, 2016. reuters file photo

From Ambanis and Adanis to Premjis and Khorakiwalas, several generation-next leaders of India's leading family-run businesses...

Priyanka hangs out with Hugh Jackman ahead of GC festival

Published on 25-Sep-2016
 The 34-year-old actress shared a clip on her social media accounts in which she and the Wolverine star are seen hanging out together at the backstage. screen grab

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra had a blast with Hollywood star Hugh Jackman and his actress wife Deborra-Lee Furness....

Horses can communicate with humans: study

Published on 25-Sep-2016
The horses' requests matched the weather, suggesting it was not a random choice. Researchers hope that the method could be used to ask horses more questions.  reuters file photo

Horses can learn to communicate with humans and express their feelings and opinions, a new study has claimed...

'Love hormone' may quieten chronic ringing in ears

Published on 25-Sep-2016
Researchers randomly assigned 17 people with tinnitus, average age 63, to puffs of oxytocin or a placebo (distilled water) in each nostril. dh file photo

Oxytocin, dubbed the love hormone because it promotes social connections, might also help relieve the annoying and disturbing noises...

Kajol makes her debut on Facebook

Published on 24-Sep-2016
The actress also posted a picture of herself along with Devgn, who was also present at the launch. image courtesy: twitter

Actress Kajol joined the social networking site Facebook today. The 42-year-old actress, who is currently busy...

Changes to city design can have 'significant' impact on health: study

Published on 24-Sep-2016
A new Series, published in 'The Lancet' quantifies the health gains that could be achieved if cities incentivised a shift from private car use to cycling and walking and promoted a compact city model. PTI file photo

Case studies in major cities across the world including London, Boston and New Delhi suggest that...

Jim Carrey calls Cathriona's ex-husband's allegations shameful

Published on 24-Sep-2016
In the new documents, he said Cathriona had a text conversation with Carrey in February 2013 where she told him she thought she had contracted an STD. image courtesy: facebook

Jim Carrey has slammed the allegations made by his late girlfriend Cathorina White's estranged husband...

New genetic tool to predict heart disease risk

Published on 24-Sep-2016
 People with a GRS in the top 20 per cent had an over 5-fold higher life-time risk of CHD than those in the bottom 20 per cent. dh illustration

Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have created a new tool that can calculate the genetic risk score of people....

'Love hormone' enhances spirituality in men: study

Published on 24-Sep-2016
The research, from Duke University in the US, found that participants reported a greater sense of spirituality shortly after taking oxytocin and a week later. Image for representation.

'Love hormone' Oxycontin which promotes social bonding may also enhance spirituality in men, a new study...

Tattoo therapy may help treat multiple sclerosis: study

Published on 23-Sep-2016
That could be a plus for patients with autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis, researchers said. Reuters file photo for representation.

A temporary tattoo containing antioxidant nanoparticles may help treat autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis...

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Cyclists take part Cyclothon 2016 held on world car free day in Gurgaon...

Cyclists take part Cyclothon 2016 held on world car free day in Gurgaon...

Artists practice Garba in Ahmedabad...

Artists practice Garba in Ahmedabad...

School students at 'Mother Walk' rally to commemorate the canonization of Mother Teresa in Kolkata

School students at 'Mother Walk' rally to commemorate the canonization of Mother Teresa in Kolkata

Maratha community members hold a protest rally demanding justice for Kopardi rape victim...

Maratha community members hold a protest rally demanding justice for Kopardi rape victim...

An aerial view of the flood hit Edupalaya village in Medak district of Telangana...

An aerial view of the flood hit Edupalaya village in Medak district of Telangana...

Indian and U.S. army soldiers take part in an Indo-US army joint combat exercise in Ranikhet...

Indian and U.S. army soldiers take part in an Indo-US army joint combat exercise in Ranikhet...

St Patrick Church celebrating 175th anniversary in Museum Road, Bengaluru...

St Patrick Church celebrating 175th anniversary in Museum Road, Bengaluru...

Army personnel arrive to help flood affected people in Hyderabad...

Army personnel arrive to help flood affected people in Hyderabad...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah wave to the crowd at public rally...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah wave to the crowd at public rally...

Thangavelu Mariyappan who won the gold in the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro...

Thangavelu Mariyappan who won the gold in the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro...

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