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In-host mutations in Covid-19 virus reflecting in variants, finds study

NEW DELHI: Changes that happen in the genome of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in an infected person reflect at the population level as a variation, according to a study that researchers say will be “of enormous utility” in predicting the spread and infectivity of viral Covid strains. Tracking the changes that …

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Miley Cyrus & Dolly Parton Speak In Support Of Britney Spears; Patron Says 'I Understand All Those Crazy Thing

International oi-Sanyukta Thakare | Updated: Saturday, July 31, 2021, 16:46 [IST] Britney Spears, who is currently fighting against the conservatorship controlled by her father Jamie Spears has received much support from fans as well as fellow celebrities. While the Free Britney movement has gathered man momentum, now stars are also …

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BTS' RM Reveals Drake Inspired Him To Sing; 'Wanted To Do Something Just Like Him'

International oi-Sanyukta Thakare | Published: Saturday, July 31, 2021, 11:58 [IST] BTS leader RM recently revealed that he started singing after he was inspired by American singer Drake in 2009. In an interview with Weverse, he added that in the past he wanted to “do something just like Drake”. RM …

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AR Rahman & Ananya Birla's Tokyo Olympics Cheer Song Hindustani Way Featured At Times Square

Indian oi-Sanyukta Thakare | Published: Friday, July 30, 2021, 18:13 [IST] Singer-composer Ananya Birla recently collaborated with Academy Award-winning composer AR Rahman for a special track titled Hindustani Way. The song was also deemed as the official cheer song for the Indian Olympic contingent to Tokyo 2020. Now, the song …

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Shakira Could Stand Trial For Tax Evasion In Spain, Judge Says There Is 'Sufficient Evidence Of Criminality'

International pti-PTI | Updated: Friday, July 30, 2021, 14:00 [IST] A Spanish judge investigating alleged tax fraud by Colombian musician Shakira recommended on Thursday that the case to go to trial after concluding there is evidence that the pop star could have avoided her fiscal obligations to the state. Shakira’s …

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Covid curbs delay Chandrayaan-3 mission; launch likely 3rd quarter of 2022

NEW DELHI: With the Covid pandemic delaying crucial missions of Isro, the country’s third lunar mission Chandrayaan-3 is now “likely to be launched during the third quarter of 2022 assuming normal workflow henceforth”, Union minister for department of space Jitendra Singh said on Wednesday. Chandrayaan-3 is a lander-and-rover-specific mission that …

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Dua Lipa Condemns Homophobic Remarks By DaBaby, Says 'I Stand 100% With The LGBTQ Community'

International oi-Sanyukta Thakare | Updated: Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 16:18 [IST] Singer-songwriter Dua Lipa has condemned the homophobic remarks made by DaBaby at Rolling Loud music festival recently. Dua Lipa and DaBaby earlier have worked together on the popular remix of her song ‘Levitating’. Lipa took to her Instagram stories …

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Pink Offers To Pay 'Sexist' Bikini Fine Of Rs 1.3 Lakh For Norwegian Women's Beach Handball Team

International oi-Sanyukta Thakare | Published: Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 12:42 [IST] Singer-songwriter Pink has offered to pay a fine issued against the Norwegian female beach handball team, after the team decided to wear shorts in protest of their sexist uniform bikini bottoms at a recent competition. Over the weekend, the …

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Those with high BP most likely to get post-Covid problems

People with hypertension, or high blood pressure, are most likely to develop complications when infected by Covid-19, says an analysis of medical records of over 1,800 patients admitted to hospitals run by the Mayo Clinic in the United States. A similar study of 18,000 Covid patients by Max Healthcare also …

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Badshah Set To Record Duet With 'Bachpan ka Pyar' Fame Sukma Sahdev, Latter Says He Wants To Become A Singer

Indian oi-Sanyukta Thakare | Published: Monday, July 26, 2021, 10:48 [IST] Sahdev Dirdo – a tribal boy from a highly naxal affected Sukma district, Chhattisgarh, became an internet sensation, after a video of him singing Bollywood song ‘Bachpan Ka Pyar Mera Bhool Nahi Jana….’ went viral on social media. The …