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A flock of migrating demoiselle cranes fills the sky in Almaty Region, Kazakhstan. (Pavel Mikheyev / REUTERS)

Samples of dead cranes in Delhi zoo test negative for bid flu: Officials

PTI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:20 PM IST
Last week, samples from a dead owl in the Delhi zoo had tested positive for avian influenza.
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The company's revenue from operations rose to <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1,851 crore for the quarter under consideration, up 7.81 per cent, as against <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1,716.8 crore during the same period a year ago(Biocon/Twitter)
The company's revenue from operations rose to 1,851 crore for the quarter under consideration, up 7.81 per cent, as against 1,716.8 crore during the same period a year ago(Biocon/Twitter)

Biocon Q3 net profit falls 19% to 186.6 cr

PTI, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:19 PM IST
The company had posted a profit of 230.3 crore for the corresponding period of the previous fiscal.
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Farmers protesting at Ghazipur border.(Photo by RajkRaj)
Farmers protesting at Ghazipur border.(Photo by RajkRaj)

‘Poison inside sweets’: Farmers’ leader on Centre’s offer to suspend farm laws

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Karan Manral
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:17 PM IST
The Centre wants to end protests somehow, said SS Pandher of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee.
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File image of former England spinner Graeme Swann.(Getty Images)
File image of former England spinner Graeme Swann.(Getty Images)

I think beating India in India is a far higher thing: Graeme Swann

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:17 PM IST
"England always saying 'well the Ashes are coming up'. Australia are not the best team in the world anymore. They used to be, by miles, ... they're not now, but we're obsessed with this," said Swann.
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Representational Image.

More Indians stepping out; surge in flight, hotel bookings: Report

By Neha LM Tripathi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:10 PM IST
The survey by RateGain Technologies, a SaaS company for travel and hospitality, cites the upcoming long wedding and travel season as the reasons for this surge in domestic travel
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In a recent study, researchers have established in lab settings that a novel combination of two forms of immunotherapy can be highly effective for treating lung cancer, which causes more deaths than any other form of cancer.(ANI)
In a recent study, researchers have established in lab settings that a novel combination of two forms of immunotherapy can be highly effective for treating lung cancer, which causes more deaths than any other form of cancer.(ANI)

New combination of immunotherapies shows great promise for treating lung cancer

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:08 PM IST
In a recent study, researchers have established in lab settings that a novel combination of two forms of immunotherapy can be highly effective for treating lung cancer, which causes more deaths than any other form of cancer.
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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and then-US president Donald Trump talk during the second North Korea-U.S. summit in Hanoi, Vietnam on February 28, 2019.(Reuters File Photo)
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and then-US president Donald Trump talk during the second North Korea-U.S. summit in Hanoi, Vietnam on February 28, 2019.(Reuters File Photo)

After Trump setbacks, Kim Jong Un starts over with Biden

AP
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:02 PM IST
US President Joe Biden has previously called Kim a “thug” and accused predecessor Donald Trump of chasing spectacles instead of meaningful reductions of Kim’s nuclear arsenal.
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The Calcutta high court. (File photo)
The Calcutta high court. (File photo)

Only widow of a dead man has the right to his sperm: Calcutta HC

By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sameer
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 12:01 PM IST
The man was suffering from Thalassemia and died after storing his sperm in the sperm bank at the hospital. After his death, his father approached the hospital to get access to the sperm
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Washington Sundar(Twitter.)
Washington Sundar(Twitter.)

R Ashwin, Washington Sundar return home after stunning series win in Australia

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 11:57 AM IST
The duo from Tamil Nadu will be in quarantine for six days as per the protocols put in place by the state government authorities.
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The outbreak of syphilis caused the men’s periwig to catch on in the 17th century. Royals like King Louis XIV of France wore it to hide hair loss. (New York Public Library)
The outbreak of syphilis caused the men’s periwig to catch on in the 17th century. Royals like King Louis XIV of France wore it to hide hair loss. (New York Public Library)

Emergency styling: How disasters, disease have altered hemlines in the past

By Cherylann Mollan
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 11:57 AM IST
Periwigs, all-weather gloves and the return of the face veil in Europe and the US can all be traced to outbreaks and pandemics, from as far back as the 17th century to as recently as the 20th.
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