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Spiritual and physical training brings about a change among inmates at Manipur's Sajiwa jail

Manipur, Jan 05 (ANI): The Central Jail, situated at Sajiwa in East Imphal, houses over 650 inmates, including a large number of former militants. It is the northeast's first jail to introduce meditation, sports, gym facility and other co-curricular activities for the inmates. It recently upgraded the fitness center in its premises with help from an Imphal-based gym. RK Vishwajit Singh, the owner of 'Animal gym' has been helping the inmates by providing gym equipment at a cheap rate. The inmates, who have now understood the value of leading a healthy life, are happy with the constructive activities. Jan 5, 2014
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Bluefin tuna price slumps at Japan auction

A giant bluefin tuna sells at a Japanese auction for less than five percent of the record-breaking sum paid last year amid concerns over soaring prices for the prized delicacy. Duration: 00:52 Jan 5, 2014
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Jairam Ramesh takes jibe at Modi, says his ideology is still questionable

Nadiyad, Jan 05 (ANI): Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday took a jibe at Narendra Modi and said that he should say sorry about the 2002 riots and that his ideology is still questionable. He said that Modi says something and does totally different thing. He accepting BS Yeddyurappa back in the party shows that his fight against corruption is a sham. Ramesh also said that the 2014 election is between Congress and RSS as the later has key to BJP. Jan 5, 2014
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Laws made need to be implemented: Mamta Sharma on Bangalore minor rape case

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Commenting on yet another heinous crime of a minor girl rape case in Bangalore, NCW Chairman Mamta Sharma said that there are laws made but are useless until they are implemented. Sharma said that the government needs to be more alert in such cases. She also said that this was disappointing that the case was lodged after the victim was admitted to hospital. The NCW chairman also said that the fund for women safety should be used for the purpose too. Jan 5, 2014
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Maintaining consistent daily routine linked to better sleep quality

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): A new study has suggested that daily routines may influence sleep quality and quantity. It was found that people who went to work and ate dinner around the same time every day typically fell asleep more quickly at bedtime, slept better and woke up fewer times during the night. Jan 5, 2014
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Higher vitamin D levels in pregnancy may result in stronger babies

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that babies are likely to have stronger muscles if their mothers had a higher level of vitamin D in their body while they are pregnant. In the research vitamin D levels were measured in 678 mothers in the later stages of pregnancy. Jan 5, 2014
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Sonu Sood voices protagonist of 'The Legend of Hercules' in Hindi

Mumbai, Jan 5 (ANI): Bollywood actor Sonu Sood lent his voice to the protagonist of Hindi dubbed version of action adventure Hollywood film "The Legend of Hercules". The film is an adaptation of original story of the mythical Greek hero 'Hercules'. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules uses his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. Jan 5, 2014
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Kicking the butt can help you have good night's sleep this New Year

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): A new research has suggested that smoking disrupts the circadian clock function in both the lungs and the brain, thereby ruining productive sleep, leading to cognitive dysfunction, mood disorders, depression and anxiety. "This study has found a common pathway whereby cigarette smoke impacts both pulmonary and neurophysiological function. Further, the results suggest the possible therapeutic value of targeting this pathway with compounds that could improve both lung and brain functions in smokers," Irfan Rahman, from the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, N.Y, said. Jan 5, 2014
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Narendra Modi flags off Sabarmati Marathon 2014

Ahmedabad, Jan 5 (ANI): Gujarat chief and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi boosted confidence of the participants, as he flagged off Sabarmati Marathon 2014 on his home turf. This is the fourth edition of Sabarmati Marathon in Ahmedabad. The run was organized by the civic body, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) that chose a route passing through high-class residential localities. Jan 5, 2014
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Subramanian Swamy supports Ramdev's no tax suggestion

New Delhi, Jan 05 (ANI): A day after Yoga guru Baba Ramdev said that there should be no taxes except for bank transaction tax in the nation, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy supported the same and said that he advocate the same policy to be brought about in the country. He said that all the unnecessary taxes are the result of the crooked brain of P Chidambaram. Though, he also said that there is political implication in bringing transaction taxes in practice. Jan 5, 2014
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People falsely framed during Muzaffarnagar riot will be released: SP

Lucknow, Jan 5 (ANI): Samajwadi Party spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary on Sunday said that his party will ensure that people who were falsely framed and put behind bars during Muzaffarnagar riot are released, irrespective of whether they belong to minority or not. Earlier, the UP government was also said to be considering withdrawing a case of inciting violence through inflammatory speeches filed against Muslim leaders. Jan 5, 2014
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AAP will begin nationwide membership drive from 10 Jan

New Delhi, Jan 05 (ANI): While addressing media persons on Sunday, AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that the party will begin its nationwide membership drive from 10 January wherein people from across the nation will join the party. Further, AAP confirmed that the party will contest Lok Sabha polls from majority number of seats and the candidates for the same will be declared between 15-20 January. Yadav also said that the manifesto is expected to come by March. Jan 5, 2014
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14 bodies recovered after building collapses in Goa

Canacona, Jan 5 (ANI): Rescue teams on Sunday said that 14 dead bodies had been recovered from the debris of a three-storey, still under construction building that collapsed in Goa and feared that the death toll might increase further. It was reported there could have been as many as 50 people at the construction site at the time of the collapse. Jan 5, 2014