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Individual approach in diabetes care

Published on 26-Mar-2015

When treating for people with diabetes, primary care doctors need to tailor blood sugar targets and treatments to the individual...

With Nitish on forefront, merger talks on backburner

Published on 26-Mar-2015

The much-hyped merger talks between the constituents of the erstwhile Janata Dal, which began amid wide enthusiasm last year....

Facebook may host news sites' material

Published on 26-Mar-2015
Chris Cox, Facebook's vice president for products matters said the site has been quietly holding talks with at least half a dozen media companies about hosting their content inside Facebook rather than making users tap a link to go to an external site. NYT

Nothing attracts news organisations like Facebook. And nothing makes them more nervous. With 1.4 billion users, the social media...

Lofty personalisations: A bespoke perfume

Published on 25-Mar-2015
aroma of hope: Audrey Gruss, founder of the Hope for Depression Research Foundation, who is just beginning the process of creating a fragrance, said she wanted a scent that itself could be comforting to people with depression. nyt

As part of a trip to France in 1984 to study floral painting, Dianne Bernhard spent time in Monet's gardens at Giverny...

Smart cities no panacea for urban future

Published on 25-Mar-2015

For an urban geographer working in the domain of Indian urban development, the Budget speech was surprising...

Exploring options to tackle cancer

Published on 25-Mar-2015

Two years ago I wrote about my choice to have a preventive double mastectomy. A simple blood test had revealed...

An app which may sink email

Published on 25-Mar-2015
transforming work dynamics: Stewart Butterfield, co-founder and chief executive of the start-up Slack, which is changing the way workers communicate, with a group chat app that eschews privacy and automatically archives almost everything. nyt

People in the tech industry have been digging a grave for email for more than a decade, but their predictions...

With rising oil prices, time to reduce LPG subsidy

Published on 24-Mar-2015

When oil prices collapsed, there was some expectation that the NDA government may take...

Caution voiced on gene-edited babies

Published on 24-Mar-2015

A group of senior American scientists and ethics experts is calling for debate on the gene-engineering...

SC ruling on Jat quota warning bell to political class

Published on 23-Mar-2015

The Supreme Court's verdict quashing the government's decision to grant politically-dominant Jat community the OBC (Other Backward Classes) status ...

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An Auto driver seen upset outside theTV showroom as he was watching...

An Auto driver seen upset outside theTV showroom as he was watching...

Angry cricket fans burn the posters of Virat Kohli and Bollywood...

Angry cricket fans burn the posters of Virat Kohli and Bollywood...

Indian cricket fans react as India bats against Australia during their...

Indian cricket fans react as India bats against Australia during their...

Indian supporters wait in the stands following their team's...

Indian supporters wait in the stands following their team's...

India's Virat Kohli (C) and team mates react after Australia won their...

India's Virat Kohli (C) and team mates react after Australia won their...

India's batsmen Umesh Yadav (L) and Mohammed Shami walk off the...

India's batsmen Umesh Yadav (L) and Mohammed Shami walk off the...

Australia's teammates look at India's batsmen Umesh Yadav's face after his...

Australia's teammates look at India's batsmen Umesh Yadav's face after his...

Australian team mates react after they won their Cricket World Cup semi-final...

Australian team mates react after they won their Cricket World Cup semi-final...

Actress and newly appointed AICC National Spokesperson Kushboo...

Actress and newly appointed AICC National Spokesperson Kushboo...

Saina Nehwal at India Open...

Saina Nehwal at India Open...

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