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A global touch to Kannur Beach Run

The fourth edition of the annual Kannur Beach Run (KBR) organised by the North Malabar Chamber of Commerce (NMCC) was held on the Payyambalam beach on Sunday. "We are happy to inform that this year’s KBR was a success beyond our expectations," said NMCC president Vinod Narayanan. First time For the first time we had […]

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Rajya Rani Express to run independent

Bowing to the long-pending demand of commuters, Railways have decided to run the Rajya Rani Express to Nilambur Road as an independent train from May 9 onwards. But, the new express train will operate from Kochuveli terminal instead of Thiruvananthapuram Central. At present, the Rajya Rani Express is being attached to the rake of the […]

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Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 presidential run to take on Trump

Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker in the United States Congress, has said that she is running for the White House in 2020. Gabbard, 37, is the second woman after Senator Elizabeth Warren to enter the presidential race from the Democratic party. More than 12 Democratic leaders including Indian-origin Senator from California Kamala Harris are […]

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Karachi’s public buses to run on biogas

3,200 tonnes of dung to be used In a bid to freshen its air and cut planet-warming emissions, the Pakistani port city of Karachi will introduce buses that run on biogas. With funding from the international Green Climate Fund, Karachi will launch a zero-emission Green Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) network, with 200 buses fuelled by […]

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Aravindh ends Suri’s run

Rejoins Stany in lead Young Aravindh Chithambaram’s patience paid off as he managed to break his five-game draw sequence by ending the unbeaten run of joint-overnight leader Vaibhav Suri. The top-board battle saw an abrupt finish with Suri committing a serious blunder with a bishop-move on the 29th turn. The victory saw Aravindh replace his […]

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EPL: Southampton end Arsenal’s unbeaten run; Chelsea win

A late goal by substitute Charlie Austin gave relegation-threatened Southampton a thrilling 3-2 victory over Arsenal on Sunday in new Austrian manager Ralph Hasenhuettl’s first home game. It was the Londoners’ first defeat in 23 games and meant they lost ground on fourth-placed Chelsea, while Southampton moved out of the bottom three. Danny Ings, back […]

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What gave dinosaurs energy to run and fight?

Super-efficient, bird-like lungs may have given dinosaurs the energy to run and fight by pumping in a constant supply of oxygen, according to a study. In the oxygen-poor air of the Mesozoic era, nothing should have been able to move very fast, however, Velociraptors could run up to 64 kilometers per hour, said researchers from […]