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Brexit’s Roots Lie in the Love Affairs of a 16th Century English King

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Vikas Datta The sentiment which propelled and ultimately secured the vote for Brexit is not new, and its genesis can be traced to the actions taken by a 16th century English monarch, known for his six wives, to deal with his romantic affairs, says a prominent British historian. The influence of King Henry VIII (reigned […]

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Artificial Skin That Can ‘Feel’ Temperature Changes Created

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Using a mechanism similar to the one used by the organ that allows pit vipers to sense their prey, researchers have developed an artificial skin capable of detecting temperature changes. The material could be grafted onto prosthetic limbs to restore temperature sensing in amputees. It could also be applied to first-aid bandages to alert health […]

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Can Trump Make the Whole Earth Green Again?

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Rajendra Shende In the barrage of criticism against US President Donald Trump for his utterances on refugees and Muslims, what has been missed is that he has an “open mind” on environmental issues. He should now again see with an open heart the image of the “whole Earth” taken by the Apollo 17 mission commanded […]

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Trump’s ‘Buy American’, Modi’s ‘Make in India’ Can Together Boost Each Other

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Arul Louis US President Donald Trump’s mantra of “Buy American” and Indian Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ are not mutually exclusive because trade need not be a zero sum game, according to Shalabh Kumar, an Indian American Republican leader and the founder of the Republican Hindu Coalition (RHC). A harder line by Trump to […]

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Why Do People Quit Gym by February End?

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Natalia Ningthoujam Gym regulars face a “crowd issue” in January. A new year and a new resolution often lead to a new crowd at the gym, and new equipment greets a lot of the new sign-ups too. But less than 10 per cent convert to regular customers, according to a study. CMS India, a not-for-profit […]

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Substantial Evidence of Holographic Universe Found: Scientists

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An international team of scientists has found the first observational and substantial evidence that our universe could be a vast and complex hologram. A holographic universe, an idea first suggested in the 1990s, is one where all the information, which makes up our 3-D ‘reality’ (plus time) is contained in a 2-D surface on its […]

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A Note of Thanks to the N.P.F. Party

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I do not know how to begin to thank the N.P.F. Party for the many ways they have manage to honour me in one simple sentence, the sentence being, “If Kahuto Chishi Sumi is ignorant of the act functioning of municipal and town council, do not confuse the people with his name.”At first glance, the […]

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Bendangsenla wins President’s award for meritorious service

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  Kohima, Jan. 31: Amidst chaos and confusion going on in the State at the moment, welcoming news has surfaced which will make all the Nagas proud. Assistant Officer Superintendent of Prison (Headquarter), T Bendangsenla’s name has been approved for award of the ‘President’s Correctional Service Medal for Meritorious Service’ on the occasion of Republic […]

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Miscreants fire at private residence

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  Dimapur, Jan. 31: Unidentified miscreants allegedly opened fire at the private residence of Director of Industries and Commerce I Bendangliba located at Half Nagarjan, Dimapur, around 12 midnight on Tuesday. Director and his family were away at his official residence in Kohima at the time of the incident, his son told media persons. The […]

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Nagaland State Legal Service Authority holds annual meet on A2J project

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  Dimapur, Jan. 31: Nagaland State Legal Service Authority (NSLSA) held its 2nd phase annual meeting on ‘Access to justice project’ (northeast & JK)- a project of Department of Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice, Government of India, being implemented by NSLSA in Tuensang and Mon district on January 27 at CKs Hall, Tuensang. Altogether […]

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