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Traffic Control Boxes to Help Road Monitoring
...munication channel free. For example, if traffic stalls
at an interchange, the controller box could alert authorities that it suspects an accident. If conditions are fine, no data are sent. "With this approach, no news is good news," Coifman said. The approach is more efficient, because the controller...
Indian Introduces Paan-flavoured Condoms
...xed in a concotion called paan sold at street-side stalls
across South Asia. Aficionados chew the mixture wrapped in a leaf and then spit the red saliva onto the sidewalks or buildings that are adorned with the tell-tale stains. The condoms will be sold to the public later this year, but sex workers wil...
Hong Kong's Shopping Spree Surges On, and on
...other mall despite concern that traditional market stalls
are being squeezed out in the rush for bigger, better and glitzier outlets. "Hong Kong people are very stressed out, they are time-poor but cash-rich," she told AFP. "Hong Kong is so condensed, people live in very small spaces and there are not a...
Force-feeding a Scourge Among Mauritanian Nomads
...t, Mounina pointed to all the women working in the stalls
selling everything from brightly coloured veils to...uritania is changing fast - donkey carts and fruit stalls
in Nouakchott are giving way to fast-food restaurants. But then it is all a small beginning. Long,...
Delhi Kids to Be Immunized Against Polio
...nt would be on the job from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The stalls
would be stationed at railway stations, major bus terminals, public places like Appu Ghar, major temples, Delhi Metro stations, millennium park, zoo and McDonalds outlets. 'Apart from this, a door-to-door weeklong survey would also be conducted und...
Pichkaris Not So Popular in Jharkhand
...han echoed: "During Holi we would set up makeshift stalls
outside the shop. Over the years, traditional pich...th grounds," said Munna Bhagat, who has set up two stalls
of sprayers near Sahid Chawk in Ranchi. However, not everyone is averse to sprinklers. "During H...
Suppression of Enzyme Delays a Type of Breast Cancer
...sclosed that suppression of an enzyme called PTP1B stalls
the advancement of a specific type of breast cancer//. This study was conducted on laboratory mice which were genetically modified to develop into a breast cancer condition of humans. This research headed by Michel L.Tremblay along with Sophie Juli...
Scientists Find Potential Weakness In Plague Germ
... pneumonic plague, and that without it the disease stalls
in the first phase, perhaps giving antibiotics time to work. The protein is a type called a protease that breaks down other proteins. Drugs called protease inhibitors targeting these proteins have been used against other infectious diseases, includ...
Common Falls In Bath Among Older Adults Can Be Prevented
...rs. Three-quarters of participants who used shower stalls
with sliding glass doors tried to utilize the door... the majority of people using both tubs and shower stalls
used safe environmental features such as grab bars, many used unsafe features in addition to the saf...
Kerala Food Festival Spicing up Delhi
...al that will continue till Sunday has a variety of stalls
that offer the finest culinary traditions of the state. There is also free food sampling, recipe displays and cooking demonstrations of traditional methods. Artists from Kerala will also put up various dance performances, including Mohiniyattam, Th...
Birds breed viruses
... the wholesale markets for poultry and the chicken stalls
in the retailed outlets .2.Chicken stalls
and markets in close proximity to the living and playing areas of a great majority of the housing es...