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'Punctured condoms' proposal gets Japanese politician in trouble  Jul 20, 1:51 pm
Tokyo, July 20 (ANI): A member of the Shinshiro Municipal Assembly in Prefecture, Tomonaga Osada, has got into trouble after he proposed to distribute "punctured condoms" to the married residents of Shinshiro, to boost up the population.
Google's Q2 earnings exceed analysts' estimates due to boost in ad revenues  Jul 18, 3:35 pm
London, July 18 (ANI): Search engine giant, Google has reportedly seen a 22 percent raise in revenue and 6 percent in profits from last year.
Skill development programmes, fashion shows help in promoting Manipur's handloom sector  Jul 11, 1:18 pm
Imphal, July 11 (ANI): The Government in Manipur has been organizing several skill development programmes for artisans to give a boost to handloom production.
Extra dose of inactivated polio vaccine boosts immunity in kids   Jul 11, 11:18 am
Washington, July 11 (ANI): An extra dose of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) helps to boost immunity in children less than 5 years to the poliovirus and should be added to vaccination programmes in polio-endemic countries and those facing a high risk of imported cases, according to a new research.
Budget 2014-15: Basic custom duties reduced on certain items  Jul 10, 4:24 pm
New Delhi, July 10 (ANI): To boost domestic manufacture and to address the issue of inverted duties, the budget proposals for fiscal 2014-15 plan to reduce basic customs duty (BCD) on certain items.
ISD calling facility permitted for traders across LoC  Jul 9, 4:02 pm
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), July 9 (ANI): To boost trade along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, the Central and the state governments have agreed to provide ISD calling facility to the traders of India and Pakistan for enhanced cross border communication.
India, UK discuss ways to strengthen mutual cooperation   Jul 8, 9:45 pm
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): U.K. Chancellor of Exchequer George Osborne and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley met for the Seventh Round of The UK-India Economic and Financial Dialogue and discussed ways to strengthen mutual cooperation and further boost trade and investment between the two countries.
Skull cap sales boost during Ramadan in Aurangabad  Jul 6, 5:37 pm
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), July 6 (ANI): Ramadan has spurred sales of variety of designer skull caps, imported from various countries across the globe, here in the local markets.
Merkel to undertake seventh visit to China from July 6  Jul 5, 1:54 pm
Berlin (Germany), July 5 (ANI): German Chancellor Angela Merkel will embark on her seventh visit to China this weekend, accompanied by top business leaders and officials, who continue to remain optimistic about boosting bilateral economic and commercial ties between the two countries.
Diet filled with proteins works better for weight-loss: Study  Jul 4, 4:03 pm
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A new animal research has revealed that boosting up protein content in diet would be a better way to lose weight rather than counting calories.
Whales help in 'boosting' our ecosystem   Jul 4, 3:41 pm
Washington, July 4 (ANI): It turns that ocean's largest and subtle creatures, whales, are more crucial for balancing our ecosystem than actually known.
Tripura tea workers get skill development training to boost production  Jul 4, 2:30 pm
Agartala, July 4 (ANI): Improving the socio-economic condition of the people in northeast is a top priority of the government. In order to do so, several skill development workshops and training programmes are being held regularly.
Australian funded agriculture initiative to boost small farmers' productivity in India, Nepal and Bangladesh   Jul 4, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, July 4 (ANI): Two states - Bihar and West Bengal - will benefit from an Australian Government funded research initiative to help small farmers improve agriculture productivity.
Rivalry brings out best in one's athletic performance  Jul 3, 12:37 pm
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that harnessing personal rivalries could boost up an individual's athletic performance and motivate them to work harder.
Bad weather in Kashmir helps boost mulberry production  Jun 30, 5:51 pm
Srinagar, June 30 (ANI): Mulberry growers in Jammu and Kashmir are happy as bad weather conditions and excessive rainfall has worked in favour of the fruit's production.
People with low self-esteem don't crave for cheering up: Study  Jun 25, 1:20 pm
Washington, June 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people with low self esteem does not want others to boost their spirits rather they wish them to see as they are.
Farmers in Manipur get training in sericulture to boost silk production  Jun 22, 2:11 pm
Imphal, June 22 (ANI): The northeast region is one of the leading producers of silk in the country. In order to encourage the farmers to take up sericulture and give a boost to silk production, a training programme was recently organized at Khuman Lampak in Imphal.
UP philately department cashes in on FIFA World Cup postage stamp  Jun 18, 4:45 pm
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 18 (ANI): The Department of Philately in Uttar Pradesh has successfully boosted the sale of the commemorative FIFA World Cup stamp.
Exiled Tibetan premier presides over primary teachers training eorkshop in Dharamsala  Jun 14, 5:54 pm
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), June 14 (ANI): Tibetan Prime Minister in-exile, Lobsang Sangay, presided over the concluding session of a three-day training workshop for primary teachers to boost early grade reading in Tibetan primary schools here.
Standing during meetings gets workers fired up for teamwork  Jun 13, 12:28 pm
Washington, June 13 (ANI): A new study has found that standing during meetings boosts the excitement around creative group processes and reduces people's tendency to defend their turf.
White bread helps develop 'good' gut bacteria  Jun 12, 2:45 pm
London, June 12 (ANI): Researchers have now discovered that white bread might not be bad at all, as it helps the growth of beneficial gut bacteria, the deficiency of which makes one vulnerable to diseases.
Angry expressions boost effectiveness of threats without actual aggression  Jun 10, 12:25 pm
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that angry expressions seem to boost the effectiveness of threats without actual aggression.
Mauresmo praises Murray's surprise decision to hire her as coach  Jun 9, 1:31 pm
Johannesburg, June 09 (ANI): Former world number one Amelie Mauresmo has reportedly praised Wimbledon champion Andy Murray's surprise decision to hire her as his new coach, and insisted that it should be applauded as a major boost for gender equality in tennis.
Ronaldo boosts Portugal's WC hopes after returning to train with squad  Jun 8, 1:06 pm
Johannesburg, June 08 (ANI): Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly boosted the squad's hope on Saturday as he returned to training after leg injuries that were threatening to wreck his FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
Automatic power looms set to boost famed Kashmiri silk production  May 31, 6:28 pm
Srinagar, May 31 (ANI): The installation of automatic power looms in Kashmir's famed silk factory is all set to boost business.
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