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American Airlines back on Orbitz sites

News4u-Business Desk-Orbitz Worldwide has reached an agreement with American Airlines to continue to offer American Airlines and US Airways flights on all of its sites. Consumers should see all available flights immediately. All tickets previously purchased on Orbitz Worldwide sites remain valid. “We are pleased that our long-standing relationship with American Airlines allowed us to [...]

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New appointment for IATA

News4u-Travel Desk- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the appointment of Rodolfo “Rudy” Quevedo as Director of Safety. On 2 September 2014 Quevedo will join IATA’s Safety and Flight Operations team and will be based in Montreal. He will be responsible for Cabin Safety, Safety Management Systems (SMS), and Global Aviation Data Management (GADM). [...]

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Coffee tied to lower incidence of tinnitus

News4u-Features Desk- Higher caffeine intake is associated with lower rates of tinnitus – a ringing or buzzing sound in the ear – in younger and middle-aged women, a new study has found. In the study, which followed more than 65,000 women in the Nurses’ Health Study II, researchers tracked self-reported results regarding lifestyle and medical [...]

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Eye implant could lead to better glaucoma treatments

News4u-Features Desk-A tiny eye implant developed by Stanford researchers could pair with a smartphone to improve the way doctors measure and lower a patient’s eye pressure to treat glaucoma. Lowering internal eye pressure is currently the only way to treat glaucoma, researchers said. Now, a tiny eye implant could enable patients to take more frequent [...]

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Sai Baba : The controversy rages on

News4u-Features Desk- The controversy about Sai Baba’s status as a God, rages on. We even had a Dharam Sabha which ended in proclaiming that Sai Baba was not a God and if worshiped, his idol can not be or should not be accommodated inside Hindu temples. There have been hundreds of questions relating to the [...]

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Coorg, a green escape in Karnataka

News4u-Travel Desk- If you find Ooty, Kodaikanal or Munnar a bit too touristy and crowded a destination in southern India, Coorg is that perfect holiday spot in Karnataka that is sure to please toddlers, youth and the old alike. Not that this hill station needs to be chosen for a sojourn by eliminating other similar [...]

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Indian American scientist invented e-mail 32 years ago

News4u-News Desk-Washington: Know who is the inventor of e-mail? The credit goes to an Indian American V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai who received official recognition as the inventor of the computer program for electronic mail system from the US government Aug 30, 1982. Studying at Livingston High School in New Jersey, Ayyadurai began his work on the [...]

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Identity Card (Movie-Review)

News4u-Entertainment Desk- The film attempts to decipher the plight of Kashmiri civilians and local law enforcement officials who often get caught between the India-Pakistan conflict and militant menace in the region. TV journalist Nazia, her friend Ajay and local tourist guide Raju get abducted in Srinagar, only to find themselves locked in a Special Task [...]

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The November Man (Movie-Review)

News4u-Entertainment Desk- An expert former CIA agent is coaxed out of retirement to return to the international circuit for one more secretive and needless to say, dangerous mission. But in the tangled world of international espionage, who can he trust? Peter Devereaux (Brosnan) is the cool-headed but hardened CIA killer and a veteran of many [...]