Daily Archives: April 22, 2019

Making lead pipes safe study by American Chemical Society

Making lead pipes safe

Summary:Lead leaching from pipes into the water supply is a serious public health concern. If water sources or treatments are changed, the new chemistry can cause previously safe water distribution systems to begin releasing lead, as the crisis in Flint, Mich., demonstrated. Today, scientists will describe a rapid, cost-effective method to overcome these… Read More

Can flipping coins replace animal experiments, some think so !

coins replace animal

Summary:Instead of repeating an experiment in a mouse model of disease in their laboratory, researchers used a coin toss to confirm whether a drug protects the brain against a stroke.

Instead of repeating an experiment in a mouse model of disease in their laboratory, researchers in Berlin, Germany used a coin toss to confirm whether a drug protects the brain… Read More

LoC Trade between J&K and PoJK suspended | MHA

Ministry of Home Affairs

Indian Bureaucracy News | MHA has issued orders to suspend the LoC trade in Jammu & Kashmir w.e.f 19-04-2019. This action has been taken as the Government of India has been receiving reports that the Cross LoC trade routes are being misused by the Pakistan based elements for funnelling illegal weapons, narcotics and fake currency etc.

It may be recalled … Read More

ECI | Election to 8 Vellore Parliamentary Constituency rescinded

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Indian Bureaucracy Election Update | The Election Commission of India made a recommendation to the Hon’ble President of India, under Article 324 of the Constitution read with Section 21 of the General Clauses Act, 1897, to rescind the Election to 8-Vellore Parliamentary Constituency, Tamil Nadu vide its proceedings no.464/ECI/LET/TERR/TN/SS-I/2019… Read More

Researchers find that Teeth Whitening products can harm protein-rich tooth layer

Teeth whitening products can harm protein-rich tooth layer

Summary:Americans spend more than a billion dollars on teeth whitening products each year. Although these products can make smiles brighter, new research shows that they might also be causing tooth damage.

Americans spend more than a billion dollars on teeth whitening products each year. Although these products can make smiles brighter, new research shows… Read More