Lifestyle Nipah Virus Not Linked To Bats said by National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases that killed 12 people May 26 2018 6:18 PM | Fruit bats may not be the cause of the brain-damaging NIPAH (NiV) virus that killed 12 people and infected 20 in southern Kerala, a medical test report has said. The blood and serum samples of 21 bats tested at the National Institute of High-Security Animal Diseases in Bhopal returned negative results for the virus, officials said. Health officials linked the initial deaths to a well colonised by bats at a house in Kerala's Kozihikode where the four members of a family died of the rare Nipah virus. Read more..
Lifestyle Royal Wedding Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle were pronounced husband and wife May 20 2018 9:18 AM | Royal Wedding: Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle were pronounced husband and wife on Saturday by the Archbishop of Canterbury at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle on May 19. More than lacs of people gather to watch this royal wedding ceremony.
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Lifestyle Priyanka Chopra at Royal Wedding Grabbing Attention in a Vivienne Westwood Outfit look like chic May 20 2018 9:10 AM | Actress Priyanka Chopra arrived at the royal wedding of Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle at the St. George's Chapel on Saturday, Indian actress looking chic in a custom Vivienne Westwood single-breasted blazer teamed with a matching pencil skirt and a fascinator hat, courtesy Philip Treacy. Her outfit was hand-crafted in a light heather grey summer tweed, with a soft pearlescent sheen. The actress, who was photographed walking into the ceremony alongside actress Abigail Spencer.
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Lifestyle Single Bottles of 60-year-old rare Macallan Whisky may cost up to Rs.5 Crore May 17 2018 2:46 PM | Two bottles of rare 60-year-old Macallan whisky could fetch record prices at a Bonhams Hong Kong auction on Friday as Asian buyers show an unslakeable thirst for the drink as an alternative investment. Offered as separate lots at the sale, each 750 milliliter bottle from 1926 carries an estimate of HK$3.6 million to HK$4.5 million ($459,000 to $573,000) excluding a 22.5 percent buyers premium, which is added to the hammer price. The auction record, including buyers premium, of HK$4.9 million was set in 2014 for a six-liter bottle of Macallan 60 year old in a Lalique decanter. Any hammer price in excess of HK$4 million on Friday would surpass that record once the buyers premium is included Read more..
Lifestyle Bowel Inflammation Linked To Increased Risk Of Heart Diseases Mar 11 2018 9:59 AM | According to the study was presented at this years American College of Cardiology meeting in Orlando, US. Scientists have found strong connections between Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and heart attacks. While studies have shown a clear increased risk of heart disease in other chronic inflammatory conditions such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, this link is unclear in patients with IBD.A three-year study concluded that in the more than 22 million patients who were assessed, heart attacks were almost twice as common in patients with IBD.Inflammation has long been recognised as playing a key role in the development of heart disease.IBD is an umbrella term for two chronic inflammatory conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract - Ulcerative Colitis and Crohns disease. Read more..
Lifestyle IIT-Bombay Email Students to Use Separate Plates for Non-vegetarian Jan 16 2018 9:56 PM | The Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) has landed into a controversy after an email sent to students of one of its hostels urged non-vegetarian students to use separate plates in their hostel mess in order to avoid its mix-up. Read more..
Lifestyle Ban on Display of Non-Veg Food on BJP's Rule Delhi Civic Body Dec 28 2017 4:37 PM | BJP's rule local South Delhi Municipal Corporation has proposed that all non-vegetarian food items cannot be displayed out in the open and should be kept inside shelves.The move was proposed to “maintain hygiene and to respect people’s sentiments since not everyone eats non-vegetarian food”. Read more..
Lifestyle Owner of World's Most Expensive Home Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Dec 18 2017 11:21 AM | Forbes magazine calling it the "world's most expensive home" Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is owner of world's most expensive home in Versailles, According to an exclusive report by The New York Times, Chateau Louis XIV landscaped in a 57-acre park in Louveciennes, near Versailles, was sold anonymously in 2015 to Prince Mohammed Bin Salman with Read more..