Pune: 1 dead in violence at Bhima Koregaon, Athawale seeks govt protection

Pune: 1 dead in violence at Bhima Koregaon, Athawale seeks govt protection

At least one person died and four were injured after violence broke out in Maharashtra’s Pune district on Monday during celebrations to mark the bicentenary of a British-era war, police said. The violence resulted from an altercation between two unidentified...
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Our liver vacation: Is a dry January really worth it?

Our liver vacation: Is a dry January really worth it?

Mine’s an orange juice: New Scientist staff forswore alcohol for a month and reduced their liver fat by 15 per centDave Stock for New Scientist “DRY January”, for many a welcome period of abstinence after the excesses of the holiday...
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Amitabh Bachchan and Aaradhya Bachchan’s picture is adorable!

Amitabh Bachchan and Aaradhya Bachchan’s picture is adorable!

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan rung in the new year with his granddaughters Navya Naveli Nanda and Aaradhya Bachchan Amitabh Bachchan rung in the new year with his granddaughters Aaradhya Bachchan and Navya Naveli Nanda. The Bollywood megastar posted the ...
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The most bizarre projects from 2017

The most bizarre projects from 2017

We’ve investigated some important issues within the creative industries this year – such as diversity and London’s studio crisis – but where would we be without a little fun? The weird and wonderful projects are what defines being creative, and...
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Diabetes drug may help treat Alzheimer’s, says study

Diabetes drug may help treat Alzheimer’s, says study

The drug also slowed down the rate of nerve cell loss. (Reuters) A drug created to treat type 2 diabetes could be used to fight Alzheimer’s disease, say scientists who found that the medicine significantly reversed memory loss in mice....
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