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Mali: Country with 300 Indians records first Ebola death

Oct 25 2014, 9:58am CDT | by IANS

Accra (Ghana), Oct 25 (IANS) The authorities in the West African nation of Mali, where the Indian embassy says there are between 200 and 300 of its nationals, have confirmed the death of the country's first Ebola... Read more Oct 25 2014, 9:58am CDT
 
 

Ebola cases exceed 10,000: WHO

Oct 25 2014, 6:24am CDT | by IANS

London, Oct 25 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO), in its latest report Saturday said the number of Ebola virus cases has exceeded 10,000, with 4,922 deaths. Read more Oct 25 2014, 6:24am CDT
 
 

Sundar Pichai to head key Google products, services

Oct 25 2014, 6:20am CDT | by IANS

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Search engine giant Google in a reorganisation of its management has assigned Sundar Pichai the leadership of core Google products, technology magazine Recode reported. Read more Oct 25 2014, 6:20am CDT
 
 

Ocean circulation: a major factor in climate change

Oct 25 2014, 5:32am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Oct 25 (IANS) It isn't just the atmosphere, but the circulation of the oceans plays an equally important role in regulating the Earth's climate, new research shows. Read more Oct 25 2014, 5:32am CDT
 
 

Pakistan hails UN for granting D-8 observer status

Oct 25 2014, 5:02am CDT | by IANS

Islamabad, Oct 25 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday welcomed the UN's decision to grant observer status to the Developing-Eight (D-8) Organisation for Economic Cooperation. Read more Oct 25 2014, 5:02am CDT
 
 

How body regulates weight loss

Oct 25 2014, 4:54am CDT | by IANS

New York, Oct 25 (IANS) A hormone seen as a popular target to develop weight-loss drugs works by directly targeting the brain and triggering previously unknown activity in the nervous system, researchers have found. Read more Oct 25 2014, 4:54am CDT
 
 

Scientists grow functioning vessel with two tablespoons of blood

Oct 25 2014, 4:40am CDT | by IANS

London, Oct 25 (IANS) In a path-breaking research, a team of Swedish researchers has successfully grown brand new blood vessels with just two tablespoons of blood in a flat seven days. Read more Oct 25 2014, 4:40am CDT
 
 

Let your mind wander to boost mental performance

Oct 25 2014, 4:20am CDT | by IANS

New York, Oct 25 (IANS) Engaging brain areas linked to so-called "off-task" mental activities such as mind-wandering and looking back at good times can actually boost performance on some challenging mental... Read more Oct 25 2014, 4:20am CDT
 
 

Pakistan to continue trade with India

Oct 25 2014, 3:50am CDT | by IANS

Islamabad, Oct 25 (IANS) Pakistan Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan has said the country would continue to trade with India despite border tensions. Read more Oct 25 2014, 3:50am CDT
 
 

Single protein behind successful fertilisation

Oct 25 2014, 3:44am CDT | by IANS

Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) An international team of researchers has discovered how a single protein oversees the processing of DNA during sperm and egg generation for successful fertilisation. Read more Oct 25 2014, 3:44am CDT
 
 

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