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What got the world talking in 2014

The year 2014 is coming to an end. It was the year of conflict, the year of strife. Year 2014 will be remembered for several reasons -- the rise and threat of the Islamic State, the downing of two......

PM Modi nominates 9 people for 'Swachh Bharat' challenge

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at India Gate for launching the Swacch Bharat Mission. Photographs: PIB photos In his bid to make 'Swachh Bharat' a people's movement, Prime Minister......

Indians swap ice with rice in new bucket challenge

With the ALS ice-bucket challenge going viral on social networking websites, Indian netizens have come up with their own version, posting videos as they donate rice to those in need. In line with......

Indians swap ice with rice in new bucket challenge

With the ALS ice-bucket challenge going viral on social networking websites, Indian netizens have come up with their own version, posting videos as they donate rice to those in need. In line with......

Right-to-die advocate Jack Kevorkian passes away

Jack Kevorkian, a controversial American Pathologist known as 'Dr Death' for his efforts to legalise euthanasia and assisted suicide in the United States, has died in a Detroit area hospital......

Why Microsoft CEO Nadella was drenched with ice water

Microsoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella was drenched with a bucket of ice water as part of a challenge he took to raise awareness about a neurodegenerative disease and in turn challenged......

App that lends voice to text

In early 2010, Nirmala Godhwani, practitioner of classical Indian music for over 40 years, was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).Also referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease in North......

Now, a computer programme that can write thoughts

In a discovery that could provide a new form of communication to millions of people suffering from paralysis or neurological diseases, American scientists have developed a technique that allows......

Why you should head to Goa RIGHT NOW!

'One afternoon, I spotted Karan Johar and film critic Rajeev Masand having tea with Nina Gupta, the head of NFDC, and barged into their meeting.' Aseem Chhabra's IFFI diaries... Image: Gulzar and......

Salman wants Katrina in Bajirao Mastani

Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali wantsKareena Kapoor to play Mastani in Bajirao Mastani. He wantsRani Mukerji as Bajirao's wife.Salman Khan, who has been signed on as Bajirao, has other ideas. He......

Salman wants Katrina in Bajirao Mastani

Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali wantsKareena Kapoor to play Mastani in Bajirao Mastani. He wantsRani Mukerji as Bajirao's wife.Salman Khan, who has been signed on as Bajirao, has other ideas. He......

Watson receives Stewart Award

Tom Watson, who has given millions of dollars for research into the disease that has left his caddie and best friend Bruce Edwards unable to speak, was named the recipient of the Payne Stewart......

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Q. What is ice bucket challenge?
Proud Mom:  A.  more

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Q. Which disease does Stephan Hawking the wrold-famous scientist suffer from?
Proud Mom:  A. ALS also called Lou Gehrig's Disease, a type of sclerosis. more

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Q. What is an ALS disease. How fatal is it and can a patient diagnosed with ALS survive the disease?
ANURADHA PATHAKJ:  A. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as "Lou Gehrig's Disease," is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects...... more

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Q. For which physical diseases cure isyet to be found ??
Mustafa:  A. One of disease is Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, sometimes called Lou Gehrig's Disease, Maladie de Charcot or motor neurone disease) is a...... more

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What got the world talking in 2014

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Pharnext drug shows promise in neurological disease with no treatment

By By | Reuters 4 minutes 40 seconds ago (Reuters) - Using technology gleaned from the mapping of the human genome, privately held French drug... ...

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Robin Williams tops 2014 list of searches

Search requests for Robin William's death in Google beats notable events such as the World Cup, Ebola outbreak and Ice Bucket Challenge. (Reuters)... ...

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Marcus Hubbard Can't Use Arms, But Faces Gun Possession Charge

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition is being held in jail while facing a gun possession charge his... ...

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Robin Williams' suicide seizes the year on Google

San Francisco: Renowned Hollywood actor Robin Williams' suicide seared into the world's collective mindset more than anything else this year, based... ...

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