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Microsoft increases pay package to IIT Madras students

Microsoft increases pay package to IIT Madras students

The first session concluded at 2 pm and witnessed the participation of 16 companies covering 24 job profiles. The companies are offering students pay packages between ₹20 lakh to ₹1 crore, with best...

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Qualcomm INC (QCOM) Shares Rose While Shufro Rose & Co LLC Increased Holding

It has underperformed by 43.68% the S&P500. Cabot Wealth Management Inc bought 21,431 shares as the company's stock declined 7.66% while stock markets rallied. Therefore 33% are positive. Qualcomm Inc...

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Sanofi faces safety issues with dengue vaccine, will reel back usage

Sanofi faces safety issues with dengue vaccine, will reel back usage

The new clinical data, which has been collected over a period of six years, evaluated the long-term safety and efficacy of Dengvaxia in people who had been infected with dengue prior to vaccination an...

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Smartphone addiction creates imbalance in brain

Smartphone addiction creates imbalance in brain

Statistics published by the Pew Research Center state that 46 percent of Americans claim that they could not live without their smartphones. As nearly every second individual is dependant on smartph...

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Northeast unemployment drops to 5.3% in November

Northeast unemployment drops to 5.3% in November

In adding 16,000 jobs, primarily in manufacturing and construction, Quebec's unemployment rate fell to 5.4 per cent - the lowest on record since the agency began collecting comparable data in 1976. Th...

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Kelly Clarkson's House Was Robbed: 'It Was Crazy'

Kelly Clarkson's House Was Robbed: 'It Was Crazy'

Solange wore her blonde hair short and accessorised with some huge earrings - and, as we have to come to expect from the Knowles family, she rocked it. "It's a new goddamn day and I'm loving it", she...

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Hold Me Responsible For Maina's Reinstatement - PermSec, Interior Ministry

Hold Me Responsible For Maina's Reinstatement - PermSec, Interior Ministry

There has been accusations and counter accusations among the heads of Ministries of Justice, Interior and office of the Head of Civil Service of who is responsible for the reinstament of Maina into th...

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FDA Approves Wristband EKG Reader for Apple Watch

FDA Approves Wristband EKG Reader for Apple Watch

AliveCor has been waiting two years for FDA approval , according to TechCrunch . Installing the Kardia app on an Apple Watch enables a feature called SmartRhythm that uses AI and sensor fusion ...

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Malayalam actor Abi passes away

Malayalam actor Abi passes away

The actor was brought to the hospital at around 10.20 am but death had occurred 45 minutes before that, as per a report by The News Minute . Abi, who began his career as a mimicry artist more than ...

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Japanese Emperor Akihito to Abdicate in April 2019

Japanese Emperor Akihito to Abdicate in April 2019

A one-off bill was passed for his abdication this year after the Emperor told the nation that he was finding it hard to carry out his duties, owing to his age and waning reflexes. It was last held in ...

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'Real change': Breakthrough drug could halve length of migraine attacks

'Real change': Breakthrough drug could halve length of migraine attacks

The results of the phase III clinical trial were published November 29, 2017 in the New England Journal of Medicine . Across the United Kingdom, an estimated 8.5 million people live with migrain...

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When PM Narendra Modi meets 'little Modi' in Gujarat

When PM Narendra Modi meets 'little Modi' in Gujarat

Addressing a gathering here, he said that post demonetisation , black money, which was part of a parallel economy, has now become part of the formal system. Referring to demonetisation, he said it ha...

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Oklahoma reports first two flu deaths; virus already worse than past year

Oklahoma reports first two flu deaths; virus already worse than past year

In Australia, for example, there were record-high numbers of laboratory-confirmed flu cases this year - more than 2.5 times the number last year, according to the Australian Government Department of H...

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World Malaria Report 2017

World Malaria Report 2017

Nigeria accounts for the highest proportion of cases, at 27%, followed by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, at 10%. India also registered a total of 331 malaria deaths in 2016, making it the hi...

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Rohr: 'Strong Eagles' not afraid of any team

Rohr: 'Strong Eagles' not afraid of any team

Babangida also said since there are no more minnows in world football, there is no need for anyone to pray for the Eagles to have a "favourable group" because every country that has qualified for the ...

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Delhi most unsafe for tourists; 1226 cases lodged against foreigners in India

Delhi most unsafe for tourists; 1226 cases lodged against foreigners in India

In Telangana, stringent measures taken for the safety and security of the women has led to a 20 per cent dip in crime against the women, an official said. Another category of crime which has shown a d...

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Are Dogs Smarter Or Cats? This Study Has The Answer

Are Dogs Smarter Or Cats? This Study Has The Answer

Carnivorans stand out in that the usual relationship between larger body, larger cortical mass and larger number of cortical neurons only applies to small and medium-sized species, and not beyond dogs...

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Padmavati Controversy: The Movie Gets Banned In Bihar

Padmavati Controversy: The Movie Gets Banned In Bihar

The release date of Padmavati has already been deferred from Dec 1 after several fringe groups had protested against the film over alleged distortion of history by director Bhansali. Senior advocate...

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Oregon State picks Jonathan Smith

Oregon State picks Jonathan Smith

Thanks in part to Smith, Washington ranked 15th in total offense in 2016 and quarterback Jake Browning was in the Heisman conversation as a sophomore. Smith has been floated as a potential replacement...

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Diabetes, Obesity Responsible For Rising Cancer Rates, Study Finds

Diabetes, Obesity Responsible For Rising Cancer Rates, Study Finds

Diabetes and high body mass index (BMI) are known leading causes of mortality worldwide, but their association with cancer risk was previously undetermined. In women, breast cancer was the most common...

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