20Nov/14
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Mobile phones to get handy upgrade

(Innovations) – In the lab at the University of Washington a smartphone is learning a new trick. Researchers Chen Zao and Matthew Reynolds are testing out a new type of sensor that enables a user to control a mobile phone without ever having to touch it.
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15Nov/14
INDIA-HEALTH-STERILISATION

Rat poison chemical found in pills linked to India sterilisation deaths

The husband of a woman who died following sterilisation surgery says the ‘guilty must be punished’, after a senior Indian state official said tablets linked to the deaths of more than a dozen women are likely to have contained a chemical compound commonly used in rat poison.
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