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  • Modi, his ministers “exacerbated” Kashmir crisis: Chidambaram

    New Delhi: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his top ministerial colleagues of “exacerbating” the crisis in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader P Chidambaram today said the state was “sliding into total chaos” and asked the ruling PDP to join hands with the opposition to find a way to end the violence.

  • Narcissists more likely to support hierarchical organisations: Study

    New York: People who have narcissistic tendencies are more likely to support hierarchical businesses and organisations, according to a research. For the study, around 400 people answered questions through online surveys in five separate studies, reports IANS.

  • If overweight, be friendly with thinner people

    New York: People who are trying to shed pounds are more likely to lose weight if they include thinner people in their social lives, according to a study. Ironically, people who want to lose weight are more likely to experience weight discrimination and feel more comfortable with people whose body mass is similar, says IANS.

  • Wearable device that improves Sleep and reduces PTSD risk

    New York: A wearable device developed by Arizona-based research firm Brain State Technologies could help improve sleep and thereby lower the risk of developing post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), suggests new research.

  • Smartphones free up brain space, but ruin memory

    London: Ease of accessing online contents through smartphones, tablets and laptops can free up brain space, but it makes harder to remember details when unaided, affecting our ability to recall information, British researchers said.

  • Eight missing Bengal fishermen found dead

    Kolkata: With three more bodies recovered, at least eight of the West Bengal fishermen who were reported missing in the Bay of Bengal last week, have been found dead, a state minister said on Wednesday.

  • Job aspirants block highways in Manipur

    Imphal: Transportation of commodities to Manipur was affected as the national highways were blocked here by aspirants to the post of police constable who protested the delay in declaration of results.

  • India dethrone Australia as top-ranked Test nation

    Dubai: Australia have conceded their number-one ranking to India after Sri Lanka made a clean sweep of the three-Test series in Colombo on Wednesday.

  • Prabhu announces four new trains

    Vadodara: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today announced four new categories of trains, one for unreserved passengers and three for reserved ones, which will be operational in the next couple of months.