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In a first, Sikh-American appointed New Jersey's AG 18.1.2018 General News
Gurbir S Grewal, a prominent Indian-American lawyer has become the first Sikh attorney general of the US state of New Jersey after the state Senate approved his nomination unanimously. "I never imagined that my life's journey could bring me here today," Grewal, 44, said during his confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. "I'm extremely humbled, and I'm looking forward to getting started," he said. "My first order of business is to introduce myself and get up to speed." Grewal, became the nation's first Sikh state attorney general after the Senate approved his nomination with a vote of 29-0. He was later sworn into office at a private ceremony, NJ.com reported. Grewal, a registered Democrat, was made Bergen County's top law enforcement official by Governor Chris Christie in 2016. Before that, he worked as chief of the economic crimes unit at the US Attorney's Office under former federal prosecutor Paul Fishman, the report said. Grewal ...
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The kitchen poetry of 5th A Cross 17.1.2018 Hindu: Life & Style
Author Ranjini Rao recollects a walk down a neighbourhood filled with memories
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Best ways to decorate your space with plants 17.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Plants look just adorable and keeping them indoors not only brings life to the entire place but they also improve the air quality by reducing toxins existing in the atmosphere so make sure you are decorating your abode with plants nicely.
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Benjamin Netanyahu in Gujarat LIVE updates: Israeli PM, Narendra Modi visit iCreate centre in Ahmedabad 17.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Gujarat is set to roll out the red carpet for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he arrives in Ahmedabad on Wednesday along with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.
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Smoking weed can give teens the blues 17.1.2018 General News
Smoking cannabis to feel less depressed is a well-known phenomenon- but does it actually work?However, a study has recently warned that the teenagers who begin smoking pot early are at an increased risk of depression and heightened feelings of negative emotionality.According to researchers, young people with cannabis-dependence have an altered brain function that may be the source of emotional disturbances and increased psychosis risk.The alterations were most pronounced in people who started using cannabis at a young age.The findings reveal potential negative long-term effects of heavy cannabis use on brain function and behaviour.Study authors Dr Peter Manza, Dardo Tomasi and Nora Volkow of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, Maryland, assessed 441 young adults and compared a smaller set of 30 people who met criteria for cannabis abuse with 30 controls.People with heavy cannabis use had abnormally high connectivity in brain regions important for reward ..
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Global power demand: Bitcoin mining consumes more electricity than Ireland 17.1.2018 Business Standard: News Now
When bitcoin skyrocketed in 2017, the electricity demand associated with it climbed to 20.5 terawatt-hours a year
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Call to include millets in PDS 16.1.2018 Hindu: News
Biodiversity festival gets underway
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Australia to offer payment for Great Barrier Reef rescue ideas 16.1.2018 Hindu: S & T
Environment Minister appeals to scientists, innovators and business leaders
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Australia offers cash for Great Barrier Reef rescue ideas 16.1.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
Australia is calling on the world's top scientific minds to help save the Great Barrier Reef, offering hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund research into protecting the world's largest living structure. The UNESCO World Heritage-listed reef is reeling from significant coral bleaching due to warming sea temperatures linked to climate change. The 2,300-km site is also under pressure from farming runoff, development and predatory crown-of-thorns starfish, with experts warning it could be suffering irreparable damage. Today, the Australian government announced a USD 1.6 million funding pot available to people with bright ideas on how to save the reef. "The scale of the problem is big and big thinking is needed, but it's important to remember that solutions can come from anywhere," said Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg. He said the money would be available to the world's "greatest scientific minds, industry and business leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs". "Solutions could focus on anything from ...
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HOTTEST topic of discussion at Australian Open 16.1.2018 Rediff: Sports
Prize money row rumbling behind scenes at Melbourne Park
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BJP needs to watch out for the caste pot in Maharashtra 16.1.2018 Rediff: News
Despite being hailed as one of India's most progressive and most developed states, it is witnessing the fallout of lopsided progress.
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Tennis: Prize money row rumbling behind scenes at Melbourne Park 16.1.2018 Reuters: Sports News
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic is leading calls for players to be given a greater share of the sport's revenues and have their own union independent of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), a report in the Daily Mail ...
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Deadly Fugu Fish Flub Prompts Japan Emergency Warning 16.1.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A Japanese city has activated an emergency warning system to alert residents to avoid eating locally purchased blowfish, after a mix-up saw toxic parts of the delicacy go on sale.
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Australia offers cash for Great Barrier Reef rescue ideas 16.1.2018 General News
Australia is calling on the world's top scientific minds to help save the Great Barrier Reef, offering hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund research into protecting the world's largest living structure. The UNESCO World Heritage-listed reef is reeling from significant coral bleaching due to warming sea temperatures linked to climate change. The 2,300-km site is also under pressure from farming runoff, development and predatory crown-of-thorns starfish, with experts warning it could be suffering irreparable damage. Today, the Australian government announced a USD 1.6 million funding pot available to people with bright ideas on how to save the reef. "The scale of the problem is big and big thinking is needed, but it's important to remember that solutions can come from anywhere," said Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg. He said the money would be available to the world's "greatest scientific minds, industry and business leaders, innovators and ...
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No one goes hungry from Palamedu 16.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Specifically made for tired travellers so that they can re-energise themselves
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Rahul begins U.P. tour with a temple visit 15.1.2018 Hindu: News
Flays Modi government over plight of potato farmers, GST, unemployment and Amethi development
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Fishermen celebrate Pongal by offering worship to Kadal Matha 15.1.2018 Hindu: News
The unique custom is practised only in one coastal hamlet
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Chinese 'rainbow dinosaur' had iridescent feathers like hummingbirds 15.1.2018 Reuters: World News
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There's not a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. There's an iridescent dinosaur.
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Signs of division in Cambodia's opposition over new group 15.1.2018 Reuters: World News
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Signs of division emerged among opponents of long-serving Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday after prominent exiles said they had founded a new movement following a ban on the main opposition party.
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A Family Of Doctors Helps Reinvent Medical Marijuana 15.1.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Knoxes are a clan of four doctors living in Oregon and California who specialize in medical marijuana. They seem to be doing quite well selling something that's illegal in many states, working...
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