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Eco-agents in peril

Otters are endorsed as 'wetland ambassadors' to promote the conservation of freshwater biomes. Photo by Imtiaz Khan K

Smooth-coated otters are shy yet aggressive beings. They are an important link in the ecosystem but are being subjected to continous exploitation...

Motivating people to vote

People drawing rangolis with election messages to attract voters.  DH photo

The State will go to polls this week. In addition to door-to-door campaigns by politicians, several private organisations, students and government agencies...

Revival of immunity

The usage of patient'sownimmunecells in the cure for cancer has raised the hopes of many. NYT photo

Scientists are tapping into the vast and abled immune system of human bodies to find a safe solution to cancer by blocking out proteins that...

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Amrita Rao walks the ramp for ‘Ramp for Champs’ organised by Smile foundation to raise fund for ...

Amrita Rao walks the ramp for ‘Ramp for Champs’ organised by Smile foundation to raise fund for ...

Phoenix International Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Artemis launched by Australian Defense...

Phoenix International Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Artemis launched by Australian Defense...

Men of the traditional Sorbian community ride on decorated horses during the traditional Easter...

Men of the traditional Sorbian community ride on decorated horses during the traditional Easter...

A team perform at the 28th International kite festival in Berck, France...

A team perform at the 28th International kite festival in Berck, France...

Coptic Pope Tawadros II, center, swings an incense burner as he walks down the aisle during...

Coptic Pope Tawadros II, center, swings an incense burner as he walks down the aisle during...

This frame grabbed image from NASA-TV Sunday April 20, 2014 shows the SpaceX Dragon resupply...

This frame grabbed image from NASA-TV Sunday April 20, 2014 shows the SpaceX Dragon resupply...

A farmer trying to drain out water from his wheat field with the help of a bucket after heavy...

A farmer trying to drain out water from his wheat field with the help of a bucket after heavy...

New Naval Chief Admiral Robin K Dhowan after inspects a Guard of Honour at Defence Headquarters...

New Naval Chief Admiral Robin K Dhowan after inspects a Guard of Honour at Defence Headquarters...

After 10 long years the Santa Cruz-Chembur Link Road was finally thrown open to public in...

After 10 long years the Santa Cruz-Chembur Link Road was finally thrown open to public in...

Pope Francis lifts up the chalice as he leads a vigil mass during Easter celebrations ...

Pope Francis lifts up the chalice as he leads a vigil mass during Easter celebrations ...

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