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The dispute that has been going on for decades is between the neighbouring states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala . The court also added in its verdict that Karnataka will get 14.75 TMC of additional water. A three-judge bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices Amitava Roy and A M Khanwilkar would pronounce the judgement at 10.30 am on February 16 in the dispute that dates back to 1802.
  • Highly Processed Food May Have Links With Cancer

    Highly Processed Food May Have Links With Cancer

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    A study of 105,000 people suggested the more of such foods people ate, the greater their risk of cancer. It said ultra-processed foods with high levels of sugar, fat and salt were linked to the disease. Carolyn Rogers, clinical nurse specialist at Breast Cancer Care , comments in an emailed statement: "Although this research is intriguing and will add to existing evidence on how diet may impact breast cancer risk, it's far from conclusive".
  • Concussion, brain injury blood test gains FDA approval

    Concussion, brain injury blood test gains FDA approval

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    Trial data involving almost 2,000 individuals with with suspected concussion or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) showed that the test was 97.5% accurate in identifying those with visible lesions on CT scans, and 99.6% accurate in predicting those who did not show such lesions.
  • Four dog food products recalled over salmonella concerns

    Four dog food products recalled over salmonella concerns

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    Anyone with the recalled Beefy Munchies should toss the product or return it for a refund. The products were sold in Washington, Colorado, Michigan and North Carolina. The recalled Raws for Paws food comes in 5-pound and 1-pound sealed plastic tubes packed in cases of Turkey Pet Food and Pet Food Combo Packs, with case code Nos.
  • Philippines Objects to China's Attempt to Name Benham Rise Features

    Philippines Objects to China's Attempt to Name Benham Rise Features

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    Roque said Manila's embassy in Beijing had "raised our concern" over China's submission of names for five undersea features on the ridge to the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO). All of these, he said, are within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the Philippine Rise. "I will be talking about it with NSA (Esperon) and other Cabinet members".
  • Independent probe likely into Cochin Shipyard blast

    Independent probe likely into Cochin Shipyard blast

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    The shipyard authorities had announced an internal probe on the incident. "As per the preliminary assessment, the accident has been caused by a momentary explosion of high impact that has occurred near the A/C plant, which is situated above the Ballast Tank", the CSL statement quoted him as saying.
  • Transgender woman breastfeeds baby

    Transgender woman breastfeeds baby

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    The woman wanted to explore her options when her pregnant partner decided not to breastfeed their baby. Dr Tamar Reisman and Zil Goldstein, a nurse practitioner and programme manager at the Mount Sinai Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery in NY reported the case in the journal Transgender Health .
  • Taylor Swift Shakes Off Copyright Lawsuit

    Taylor Swift Shakes Off Copyright Lawsuit

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    Their song includes the following line in the chorus: " Playas, they gonna play, and haters, they gonna hate ". "In order for such short phrases to be protected under the Copyright Act, they must be more creative than the lyrics at issue here", Fitzgerald ruled, according to court papers.
  • Loaiza arrested on drug charges

    Loaiza arrested on drug charges

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    Loaiza was driving a vehicle suspected to be part of a smuggling operation, according to sheriff's Lt. Jason Vickery. Loaiza was previously arrested in 2006 when he played for the Oakland Athletics . "He basically told my assistant that he would call back", Boggs said, "and the next thing I know, this (Monday's report) hit". "I don't know how he would get himself involved in this, so it's hard to even comment on it".
  • Lucknow University Bars Students From Campus On Valentine's Day

    Lucknow University Bars Students From Campus On Valentine's Day

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    The university would remain closed on account of Maha Shivratri on Wednesday, it said. "Over the past few years, it's been observed that under the influence of Western culture, youth are celebrating 14.2.2018 as Valentine's Day". The students were against the institution's decision to disallow people from entering the campus. Instead of helping students in building their future, the Lucknow University asked students to not indulge in "western culture" and instead celebrate Maha Shivratri.
  • Canada pledges 'necessary action' to ensure Trans Mountain pipeline

    Canada pledges 'necessary action' to ensure Trans Mountain pipeline

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    Clark added that Horgan's response means "Canadians are losing out". "And you can't change them halfway through", she said to a well-attended event at the Manning Networking Conference. Conservative natural resources critic Shannon Stubbs, however, said the government has been all talk and no action to this point and fears the government is happy to let the project die.