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Arts & Leisure - Arts

This magical plant can charge your smartphone Global warming has become one of the most imminent threats that the world currently faces. Fortunately, mankind is actively pursuing alternative (greener) sources of energy to counter it.According to The Next Web, a Barcelona based company, has developed a system which convert a regular plant into a power charging station. Arkyne Technologies ‘Bioo Lite’ method turns a plant into a solar power station that can generate enough electricity to charge a USB cable.However, you have to be careful not to leave your phone plugged there all the time, as the system is able to charge a smartphone three times per day; if charged more than that the plant will die, so be careful.The project, which converts sunlight into energy similar to photosynthesis, seems like a school science, with 3.5 volts and 500 milliamps. Now, the big question is how it works?As per Android Community, Step#1: remove the USB inside the ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Nargis Fakhri Sizzles in Shahla Chatoor’s Debut Lawn Collection Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri has recently appeared in a luxury lawn collection of Pakistani designer Shahla Chatoor. In collaboration with Shariq Textile, Shahla Chatoor is excited to launch her lawn collection first time in Pakistan. Idea behind taking Nargis Fakhri in the campaign, Chatoor said, “Nargis Fakhri is an international sensation and was a perfect fit for our campaign. She is feminine, sultry and beautiful, with a boho-chic vibe. To be honest, I was a ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Heat stroke can be prevented through precautionary measures ISLAMABAD: Heat stroke, although, serious but is simply shooting up of body temperature due to deficiency of water in the body.Heat stroke, could be simply avoided, by taking lots of water, a minimum of eight glasses and upto 3 litres per day; water, they said, would help maintain the normal body temperature.This was advised by medical experts during a television show, besides medical experts, there were nutritionists and cooking experts to float suggestions in this ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Shah Rukh Khan Sacrifices ‘Raees’ Release for Salman Khan Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan have been surprising fans with each passing day. This budding friendship has not only creating twirl in their personal lives but also their professional ones. Shah Rukh Khan has finally decided to push the release date of ‘Raees’ from Eid 2016 to January 2017 for ‘friend’ Salman Khan. In an interview to Bollywood Life, SRK said, “I guess we (Raees) could shift. But I don’t know the ...

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Wasim Akram Ready to Rock ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ Pakistani legendary cricket player Wasim Akram will be seen in an upcoming episode of Indian comedy show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ hosted by ace comedian Kapil Sharma. Kapil Sharma and Wasim Akram on Tuesday took to Twitter to seek advice from fans before shooting the episode. Earlier, Wasim Akram shared the same stage with Indian comedian Kapil Sharma in his previous show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’. After his previous show goes off-air from Colors TV, ...

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Fire at Indian museum destroys rare collections NEW DELHI: A massive fire gutted a natural history museum in the Indian capital on Tuesday destroying rare specimens of flora and fauna, the Indian environment minister said.The blaze broke out overnight on the sixth floor of the building that houses the museum in central Delhi and rapidly engulfed the other floors, a fire official said.Thirty-five fire fighters battled for hours to extinguish the blaze and five of them were taken to hospital suffering smoke ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Tiger Shroff Soon to Visit Pakistan Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff who will be seen in an upcoming movie ‘Baaghi’ alongside Shraddha Kapoor has expressed his desire to work in a Pakistani movie and also said that he will soon visit Pakistan to promote his next movie 'A Flying Jatt'. Talking to a local media, ‘Heropanti’ actor said, “I am ready to work in a Pakistani film if a good opportunity comes my way. I will even give a 10% discount to ...