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Consumption of dairy products can lower testosterone in men, have ‘feminising’ effect

In Monday’s newspapers, I read that doctors in the US have advised that men who want children should freeze their sperm before they are 25, as one in six men become infertile very quickly. In a pre...

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Indonesia Masters: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal to lead understrength Indian contingent after Kidambi ...

With the fun and games that were essentially the Premier Badminton League (PBL) masala matches coming to an end, the world’s shuttlers have hunkered down to serious business, with a couple of ‘Mast...

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India has best growth prospects among 7 big economies: Report

The country has the best growth prospects among seven large economies of the world, including China and South Korea, a study done by a global logistics major said today. This is due to "strong and ...

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Australian Open: Struggling Novak Djokovic out but Roger Federer into quarters

Melbourne: Wounded 12-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic was sent tumbling out of the Australian Open by Korean giant-killer Chung Hyeon Monday, but ice-cool Roger Federer roared into the quarte...

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India to grow at 7.4% in 2018 as against China's 6.8%: IMF at WEF in Davos

India is projected to grow at 7.4 per cent in 2018 as against China's 6.8 per cent, the IMF said on Tuesday, making it the fastest growing country among emerging economies following last year's slo...

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India to grow at 7.4% in 2018 as against China`s 6.8%: International Monetary Fund

Washington/Davos: India is projected to grow at 7.4 percent in 2018 as against China's 6.8 percent, the IMF said on Monday, making it the fastest growing country among emerging economies following ...

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Japan is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North Korea, South Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. The characters that make up Japan's name mean "sun-origin", which is why Japan is sometimes referred to as the "Land of the Rising Sun".