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Chemical in McDonald's french fries may help cure baldness, study says

Chemical in McDonald's french fries may help cure baldness, study says

So eating more McDonald's fries is unlikely to cause your hair to grow. Accordingly, there is one ingredient in the fries that can help you get rid of baldness . And that could mean big money for the US hair loss treatment industry - which includes companies that make restorative hair products along with topical and oral treatments - which was worth $6 billion.


Rahul Gandhi calls Rafale deal a scam, trains guns at Modi

Rahul Gandhi calls Rafale deal a scam, trains guns at Modi

This only means there is some scam", Rahul said. He added, "Modi ji had personally gone to Paris". Mr. Gandhi's attack came just a day after Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman , in a written response to questions from Opposition MPs including Rajeev Gowda of the Congress , refused to divulge the price of Rafale jets citing a security clause between India and France.


On immigration, bridging partisan gap will be challenging

On immigration, bridging partisan gap will be challenging

The program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , or DACA , protects immigrants who were brought into the country unlawfully as children from deportation. "Let's have a shutdown. I can't speak for everybody at the table but I will tell you, I would shut it down over this issue", the president said when a reporter asked how serious he was about the threat.


Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation receives budget of Rs 54777 crore for development

Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation receives budget of Rs 54777 crore for development

Rs 58 crore will be spent on level crossing development. Rs 850 crore has been allocated for railway line renewal. Railway officials say the allocation is meagre and will not take the doubling anywhere near commissioning. "Projects under MUTP-III A which include procurement of 210 air-conditioned (AC) locals in the city, elevated corridor between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT)-Panvel on the harbour line and improvement of 18 stations have received a token allotment of Rs 1 crore".


More African cities face water crisis as Cape Town runs dry

More African cities face water crisis as Cape Town runs dry

On Tuesday, the Groenland Water Users Association began the release of up to 10 billion litres of water in hopes of staving off the shortage. The new tariffs are created to encourage residents to cut their use to the new 50 litres of water per person per day according to the new water restrictions , the City of Cape Town said on Tuesday.


Kenyan police arrest lawyer who attended mock inauguration

Kenyan police arrest lawyer who attended mock inauguration

Viewers of the affected channels can only access them via live stream on Youtube. But a court process server was detained as he tried to deliver the summons at 8:00 a.m. Thousands of opposition supporters gathered for the largely peaceful event, and throngs of supporters quickly left the park after it ended. Miguna had stood beside Odinga at Tuesday's symbolic "swearing in", a blatant challenge to the authority of President Uhuru Kenyatta.