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[facebook_ilike] Colombo, May 28 (PTI) The death toll from devastating floods in Sri Lanka today rose to 151 as rescuers pulled out more bodies from mudslides triggered by the country’s worst torrential rains since 2003 that displaced nearly half a…

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[facebook_ilike] New Delhi, May 28 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today welcomed the analyses being done in various media fora about the performance of his three-year-old government, saying “constructive criticism” strengthens the democracy. He said some opinion polls and surveys…

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Tomato extracts can inhibit the growth and malignant cloning of stomach cancer cells, according to a new study that paves the way for novel therapies to treat the deadly disease.

Researchers analysed whole tomato extracts for their ability to tackle gastric cancer cell lines.

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The Hague, May 15 (PTI) India and Pakistan today crossed swords at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) over Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case with New Delhi demanding the immediate suspension of his death sentence and Islamabad accusing it of using the world body as a stage for “political theatre” through a “misconceived” plea.

The two neighbours — who last faced off at the ICJ 18 years ago when Islamabad sought its intervention over the shooting down of its naval aircraft — India took the Jadhav case to the world court, accusing Pakistan of violating the Vienna Convention and conducting a “farcical trial” for convicting Jadhav without a “shred of evidence”.

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