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'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' cleared for release in China 'Baahubali 2: The Conclusion' cleared for release in China
- March 21, 2018

The release date of the film is yet to be finalised and the global sales are handled by an offshoot of Arka Mediaworks headed by producer Shobu Yarlagadda. Another Aamir Khan film, "Secret Superstar", released in January this year, earned $118 million. The Salman Khan starrer has so far collected more than Rs. (more...)
Class 9 student hangs herself, family alleges sexually harassment by teachers Class 9 student hangs herself, family alleges sexually harassment by teachers
- March 21, 2018

According to the initial reports, Ishika was alone at her Noida residence on Tuesday when her parents went out. The parents claimed that she had even stopped going to the school for this reason. She was reportedly an exceptional dancer. "Cause of death can be known after postmortem". Also, the reports are coming that the two teachers and the principal of the school have been booked by police after a complaint by the girl's family. (more...)
Alzheimer's costs expected to increase by $20 billion this year Alzheimer's costs expected to increase by $20 billion this year
- March 21, 2018

By 2050, that will occur every 33 seconds, the experts said. Between 2000 and 2015, Alzheimer's disease related deaths have increased by 123 percent. In 2017, 16 million Americans provided an estimated 18.4 billion hours of unpaid care in the form of physical, emotional and financial support - a contribution to the nation valued at $232.1 billion. (more...)
Celtics' Kyrie Irving Getting Second Opinion On Knee Celtics' Kyrie Irving Getting Second Opinion On Knee
- March 21, 2018

As ESPN points out, this was the Celtics' fourth go-ahead field goal in the final five seconds of a game this season, tied with the Thunder for most in the National Basketball Association. Boston opens a four-game road trip Friday in Portland. That knee has been sore. "The one thing that hasn't changed with this Kyrie Irving injury I'm told is that there's no structural damage in that sore left knee", Wojnarowski said. (more...)
FDA takes first steps to limit flavorings in tobacco FDA takes first steps to limit flavorings in tobacco
- March 21, 2018

E-cigarette could lead to more than 1.5 million years of life lost, according to a new study. He said, "E-cigarettes will likely cause more public health harm than public health benefit unless ways can be found to substantially decrease the number of adolescents and young adults who vape and increase the number of smokers who use e-cigarettes to successfully quit smoking". (more...)
British American Tobacco (BATS) Price Target Raised to GBX 6000
- March 20, 2018

The stock decreased 4.47% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $17.1. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 4,236 ($58.52) per share, with a total value of £169,440 ($234,097.82). As per Tuesday, October 13, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, November 2. (more...)
CBI files appeal in Delhi HC regarding 2G spectrum case CBI files appeal in Delhi HC regarding 2G spectrum case
- March 20, 2018

CBI had filed an FIR against "unknown officers" of DoT and unknown private persons/companies under various provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Prevention of Corruption Act in October 2009 and a Special CBI Court was set up to hear the case in March 2011. (more...)
Nigerian Troops Fled Boko Haram Before Dapchi Abduction - Amnesty Int'l Nigerian Troops Fled Boko Haram Before Dapchi Abduction - Amnesty Int'l
- March 20, 2018

Amnesty's Nigeria director Osa Ojigho said "no lessons appear to have been learned" from Chibok and called for an immediate probe into what she called "inexcusable security lapses". There's not much left of the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok , northeast Nigeria, where Boko Haram kidnapped 276 teenagers in the dead of night almost two years ago. (more...)
Action Counters Terrorism - report to tackle terrorism Action Counters Terrorism - report to tackle terrorism
- March 20, 2018

The recently appointed Assistant Commissioner of Specialist Operations (ACSO), Neil Basu, praised the public's willingness to act in response to last year's unprecedented rise in terrorist activity, which resulted in record numbers of people contacting the police to report suspicious behaviour and activity through online referral forms and the confidential hotline. (more...)
US Children Mostly Depict Female Scientists than Ever US Children Mostly Depict Female Scientists than Ever
- March 20, 2018

When they got to elementary and middle school, they began drawing significantly more male scientists, which reflects "a developmental shift that we think likely reflects children's greater exposure to male scientists as they age", Miller said. (more...)
Yankees-Red Sox London 2019,3rd Ld-Writethru Yankees-Red Sox London 2019,3rd Ld-Writethru
- March 20, 2018

Joel Sherman hears the Red Sox would likely be the home team for the two games, which means the Yankees won't lose two home gates. Major League Baseball looks as if it will be taking its most intense rivalry across the Atlantic. Also, players will get a $60,000 bonus for participating in the series per the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The games would be played at London's Olympic Stadium, now home to the Premier League club West Ham United. (more...)
Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid UN's Mali mission Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid UN's Mali mission
- March 20, 2018

The country's contribution will include both Chinook helicopters for transport and logistics and Griffon helicopters to provide armed escort and protection. Jon Vance said the number of helicopters being assigned to the Mali mission have still not been determined as a reconnaissance is to be carried out. Ministers later put the plans on hold amid fears of casualties, angering allies who said they felt let down, and prompting some to speculate the delay could hurt Canada's bid for a ... (more...)
Students: 1 million expected at anti-gun-violence marches Students: 1 million expected at anti-gun-violence marches
- March 20, 2018

Recently in Richmond, a 17-year-old boy shot two other 17-year-olds in Mosby Court. He survived, but not without losing an eye. "The reason we wanted her was because she had openly spoken about gun violence". According to a poll, 73 percent of teachers are anti-gun and don't want to carry a weapon in a school. About 30 to 35 Glasgow High School students gathered in their school's gym to remember the Parkland shooting victims, a school employee said. (more...)
Colon Cancer Rates Continue to Decline Colon Cancer Rates Continue to Decline
- March 20, 2018

If the cancer remains confined to the colon or rectum, overall survival rates can run as high as 90 percent, Soares says. "We recommend that everyone talk to their doctor about their colorectal cancer risks and discuss when a colonoscopy could be right for them", says Colon. (more...)
Gas Prices Rise 1.5 Cents In Chattanooga Gas Prices Rise 1.5 Cents In Chattanooga
- March 19, 2018

The trend higher is expected to continue. The national average has increased 2.9 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 25.3 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago . Today, Missouri registers the lowest average per-gallon prices at $2.27, followed by MS and Alabama, both at $2.28. Prices at the pump had declined slightly for several weeks, but analysts expected them to rebound due to several factors. (more...)
Manchester United Trigger One-year Extension For Ashley Young Manchester United Trigger One-year Extension For Ashley Young
- March 19, 2018

While he wasn't actually in charge of Chelsea when they sold Salah to Roma, unlike with De Bruyne, Mourinho pretty much decided the Egyptian's fate when he agreed to include a bargain-price option-to-buy clause in the winger's loan deal to Roma. (more...)
Male contraceptive pill a step closer after trial success Male contraceptive pill a step closer after trial success
- March 19, 2018

These cleared the body too quickly and would, therefore, have required at least two doses daily to make it as a viable form of birth control. In a survey, men have answered that they would prefer a contraceptive pill instead of gels and injectable substances. (more...)
Assad visits troops and civilians in eastern Ghouta (PHOTOS, VIDEO) Assad visits troops and civilians in eastern Ghouta (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
- March 19, 2018

Syrian state news agency SANA said the army stepped up military operations in eastern Ghouta and inflicted "heavy losses on terrorist groups in personnel and military hardware". "But this is a drop in the bucket of what people in Douma require", he said. "There was an endless line along the road", he said, adding there were still armed fighters when he left the town who had vowed to keep up the fight. (more...)
Tea tree and lavender oils may cause 'man boobs', say scientists Tea tree and lavender oils may cause 'man boobs', say scientists
- March 19, 2018

Moreover, even if men do want larger breasts, smearing lavender essential oil and tea tree essential oil won't be the best thing to do. As mentioned in the beginning of this article, essential oils are known for their benefits. What that means is that they pose environmental health exposure concerns to the public. Several of the chemicals tested in the study can also be found in at least 65 other essential oils that are available without prescription, and unregulated by the FDA. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi 5 sale in India: When and where to buy Xiaomi Redmi 5 sale in India: When and where to buy
- March 19, 2018

The Redmi 5 comes with a 5.7-inch screen. What we feel over here at the India Today Tech is that for most of the first-time smartphone buyers, the Redmi 5A with its price of Rs 5,999 is still a better deal compared to the Redmi 5. In addition, instead of a microUSB port now uses a modern USB-C with support for faster charging, there are IOS and Android 8 Oreo right out of the box with sheath 9 and MIUI screen Full HD 6 inches with a very thin frame. (more...)