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Bangladesh blogger murdered by professional killers: Doctor

Bangladesh blogger murdered by professional killers: Doctor

27 Feb 2015

Dhaka: Those who killed US-based blogger Avijit Roy in Dhaka were professionals and dealt three blows with sharp weapons "very expertly and brutally" on the right side of the head of the victim who died from profuse bleeding, said the doctor who did the postmortem on the body on Friday.

Bangladesh blogger murdered ,   Avijit Roy,   Avijit Roy murdered,   professional killers murdered,   Sohel Mahmud,   Dhaka Medical College's forensic department ,  
US blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

US blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh

27 Feb 2015

Dhaka: A prominent US blogger has been hacked to death and his wife seriously injured in Bangladesh by unknown attackers, days after receiving threats from Islamists for writing against religious fundamentalism.

blogger killed in Bangladesh,   Avijit Roy,   blogger Avijit Roy killed,   threats from Islamists,   religious fundamentalism,  
Altering brain's food sense may achieve healthy ageing

Altering brain's food sense may achieve healthy ageing

27 Feb 2015

New York: Tweaking the brain in order to alter the perception of feeding state and achieve low-calorie intake may promote healthy ageing, finds an interesting study.

human brain,   food,   healthy ageing,   Harvard University,  
Orissa High Court Chief Justice assumes charge in Supreme Court

Orissa High Court Chief Justice assumes charge in Supreme Court

27 Feb 2015

New Delhi: Chief Justice of Orissa High Court Justice Amitava Roy on Friday assumed charge as Supreme Court judge, taking the Apex Court's strength to 29, including Chief Justice H L Dattu.

Orissa High Court,   Orissa HC Chief Justice,   Supreme Court judge,   Justice Amitava Roy,  
  UN <strong>human</strong> <strong>rights</strong> Chief invited to Bangladesh

UN human rights Chief invited to Bangladesh

24 Feb 2015

Dhaka: Bangladesh has invited the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al-Hussein to visit Dhaka and see the human rights situation amid the ongoing political violence, media reported on Tuesday.

UN,   UN human rights chief,   Zeid Ra'ad Al-Hussein ,   Bangladesh crisis,   UN Chief,   Ban Ki-moon,   Bangladesh Foreign Minister,   Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali,   BNP,   Khaleda Zia ,  
Six Indians among Forbes' 50 'Power Businesswomen'

Six Indians among Forbes' 50 'Power Businesswomen'

26 Feb 2015

New York: Six Indian women CEOs and Managing Directors, including State Bank of India head Arundhati Bhattacharya and ICICI CEO Chanda Kochchar, have been named by Forbes magazine in its 50 'Power Businesswomen' from Asia who are "knocking down" walls in the traditional male bastions.

Forbes power Businesseswomen,   Indians,   Indian women CEO,   Indian Managing Directors,   ICICI CEO,   Chanda Kochchar,   Arundhati Bhattacharya,   SBI head,   Akhila Srinivasan,   Kiran Mazumdar Shaw,   Shikha Sharma,   Usha Sangwan ,  
Hidden gene linked to anxiety found

Hidden gene linked to anxiety found

26 Feb 2015

California: The gene called Gomafu might be key to understanding how our brain rapidly responds to stressful experiences, the researchers noted.

gene,   Gomafu,   anxiety,   human brain,   neurobiology ,  
Sauna bathing reduces heart related mortality: Research

Sauna bathing reduces heart related mortality: Research

26 Feb 2015

Helsinki: Frequent sauna use could reduce risks of a sudden cardiac death, research by the University of Eastern Finland has suggested.

Sauna bathing,   human heart,   cardiac attack,   mortality ,  
SBI gets shareholders nod for raising Rs 15,000 crore from market

SBI gets shareholders nod for raising Rs 15,000 crore from market

26 Feb 2015

New Delhi: State Bank of India (SBI) on Thursday received shareholders' approval for raising Rs 15,000 crore through a public offer, including a rights issue, to fund business and meet global capital adequacy norms.

SBI,   State Bank of India,   rights issue,   fund raising,   global capital adequacy norms,  
 How eyelash length keeps your eyes healthy

How eyelash length keeps your eyes healthy

25 Feb 2015

New York: Researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology have discovered that 22 species of mammals, including humans, have eyelash length one-third the width of their eye that keeps the eyes healthy.

eyelash,   Human eyes,   eyelash length,   healthy eyes,  

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