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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Too little sleep raises cold and infection risk US adults who sleep no more than five hours per night or who have a diagnosed sleep disorder are more likely to have suffered a recent cold than those who sleep more, according to a new study. “In many countries, particularly western countries, sleep takes a back seat to productivity, which may make some sense in the short term but certainly not the longer term,” said coauthor Aric A. Prather of the Center for Health and Community at the University of California, San Francisco. “Sleep happens with whatever time is left after all of the other ‘necessary’ tasks are attended to.”Getting too little sleep can have a direct impact on cardiovascular, endocrine and immune functioning that may increase disease risk over time, Prather told Reuters Health by email.In addition, “poor sleep may lead to health behaviors that also raise one’s risk for poor heath,” he said. “Short sleepers are less ...

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Why Katrina Kaif Never Receives Compliments? Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif who has been talk of town owing her toned body, has revealed that she never receives compliments from anyone. Katrina was the only attraction at the opening ceremony of Indian Premier League (IPL).After receiving lots of praises for flaunting her flawless abs in IPL opening ceremony, Katrina said, “I never get compliments. I had an injury a year back, and it took me a while to work through it. I wanted ...

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Post Divorce, Farhan Akhtar Dating Aditi Rao Hydari There had been strong rumours about actor Farhan Akhtar dating actress Aditi Rao Hydari, but both denied the rumours before. Now, on Sunday during a Royal bash both actors seemed glued to each other during the entire party.The actor was spotted flaunting his love for his alleged love-lady, Aditi Rao Hydari, at the royal dinner on Sunday. According to the latest reports, the duo was seen holding hands, throughout the party, without caring what others ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Giant python found on Malaysian building site KUALA LUMPUR: A quarter-tonne snake that was found nestling on a building site could be the longest ever captured in Malaysia, officials said Tuesday.The reticulated python was a whopping 7.5 metres (25 feet) long and weighed a staggering 250 kilogrammes (550 pounds).The giant creature was discovered on Penang island by construction workers and kept in an office, where it was fed and watered while wildlife experts were contacted.However, the python died on Sunday after laying ...

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Taher Shah Explains Ideology behind His Latest Single ‘Angel’ Agree or disagree, Taher Shah’s self-confidence is no doubt commendable. He has taken the internet by storm, not giving a damn to the whole world. The release of his new video on Friday caused such a social media frenzy that #TaherShah was trending on Twitter ‘Worldwide’. Now, in his next episode he has released an ideology behind his song ‘Angel’. In his recent blog, he explained that the song is about loneliness, love and children. ...

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Shah Rukh Khan Misses Pakistani Actress Mahira Khan ‘King of Bollywood’ Shah Rukh Khan in a recent interview to a local media reveals his experience working with Pakistani actress Mahira Khan and said that he misses her after wrapping up ‘Raees’. SRK said, “First I’ll talk professionally. Mahira is a really fine actor. And she’s very different. She’s very quiet. A Hindi film is a world in itself and she’s fortunate to have come in a film like Raees, which is still a ...

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This display technology would revolutionized shopping In the coming future, shopping would take a U-turn as customers would be able to interact with the products on hand.Well, you heard it right interact with them, basically the packaging would allow consumers to interact then instead of reading labels, all thanks to a new technology consumers would now interact with electronic screen on packaging that displays information about the product.According to TechRadar, scientists working at the University of Sheffield have come up with ...