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Bhatinda: MGNREGA — dying a slow death, fails to attract worker

Bhatinda: Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) is one of the project that is started by  UPA government. But it fails to attract the worker and now it  has been dying a slow death . Scale is decreasing day by day. 0.57 per cent households demanding employment under the MGNREGA in the state

NASA releases rocket booster test slow-motion video

New York:  US space agency NASA has added yet another feather in its cap when it released a new video showing rocket motor test in extreme slow-motion using an innovative new camera. The video offers a spectacular view of the QM-2 test by the company Orbital ATK on June 28, which test-fired a full-scale version

Can antibiotics slow Alzheimer’s progression?

New York: Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that long-term antibiotic treatment in mice decreases levels of amyloid plaques, a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease. The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, also showed significant changes in the gut microbiome after antibiotic treatment, suggesting the composition and diversity of bacteria in the gut play

Common painkiller could slow cancer growth

New York: Scientists have found that one of the most widely prescribed pain and anti-inflammation drugs has potential to slow the growth of cancer. The study, focused on celecoxib (Pfizer’s Celebrex), showed that the drug slows the growth rate of a specific kind of cancer in animal models and suggests the medication could have the