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Eight-month-old baby girl weighs more than 17 kgs

Amritsar: Obesity is increasing in epidemic proportions worldwide especially in developed countries. According to the the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013, India is just behind the US and China with about 30 million...

Surat’s Atal Ashram offers 6500 kg laddu to Hanuman temple on Hanuman Jayanti

Surat: Gujarat’s Atal Ashram in Surat on April 11 offered a 6500 kg laddu to Hanuman temple on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti. Hanuman Jayanti 2017 was celebrated on April 11 and if priests...

Get paid Rs 11.2 Lakh for only ‘sleeping in bed’

London: If you want to earn a whopping Rs 11.2 Lakhs with almost no need for doing any form of work, then you could be in luck. A space research centre is offering...

Japanese girl, 12, sets up free dessert stall in Bodh Gaya to fund poor...

Bodh Gaya: A 12 year old Japanese girl emerged as an instant celebrity in the south central Bihar Buddhist pilgrimage town of Bodh Gaya, last weekend, when she set up a stall to give...

86 million people in South-East Asia affected by depression: WHO

New Delhi: Depression affects 86 million people in South-East Asia region, the WHO said on Thursday while lauding India for passing the Mental Healthcare Bill recently and asked nations to scale up mental health services...

Mumbai’s miracle baby: Hole in heart, no pulse for 45 mins, yet child survives

Mumbai: A three-month-old baby in Mumbai born with a hole in his heart now has a miracle second lease of life after his heart stopped beating for 45 minutes last week. Doctors from Mumbai’s Wadia...

Women prefer good looks over intelligence and civility in men, finds study

So it is not just men. A new study shows that when looking for a potential partner, women too are likely to choose men who are physically attractive, no matter how respectful, friendly, ambitious...

‘Pink Star’ diamond fetches record $71.2 million in Hong Kong auction

Hong Kong: A giant diamond named the “Pink Star” broke the world record for a gemstone sold at auction when it fetched $71.2 million in Hong Kong on April 4. The 59.6-carat Pink Star, the...

Sleepy Colorado town comes alive during ‘Frozen Dead Guy Days’

Nederland, CO: Every March the cryogenically frozen corpse of a Norwegian man breathes fresh life into sleepy Nederland, Colorado, where throngs of fun-lovers fill the streets for “Frozen Dead Guy Days," a festival in...

In Britain, top bosses earn nearly 400 times more than minimum wage

London: The heads of Britain’s top 100 listed companies earn on average almost 400 times more than a worker on the minimum wage, according to analysis that will add fuel to the fire of...