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Scientists discover first Earth-sized planet that could support life

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LOS ANGELES , April 18: Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected — a distant, rocky world that´s similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it´s not too hot and not too cold for life.

The find, announced Thursday, excited planet hunters who have been scouring the Milky Way galaxy for years for potentially habitable places outside our solar system. [More]

  Who needs a gym, anyway?  
  BY THE WEEK BUREAU  
 
We all know how essential exercises are for us. But more often than not, reality stares flatly at our face, points a finger accusingly at us and says, “You don’t have time to work out!” Increasing weight and health issues plague us, gradually draining the energy and resources out of us, and we eventually drag our unwilling selves to a nearby gym. Sadly, the newfound routine is short-lived and our hectic schedules pull us back to our jobs. We stress ourselves, move around less and intake more calories, all of which ultimately results in bad mood, a bulging tummy and increasing health problems.

No worries, however! The Week brings to you a few ways in which you can incorporate exercises into your daily routine and make your life a lot healthier and simpler.

 
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    KATHMANDU, April 17
    : The Nepali private sector’s long wait to go around the globe to invest looks likely to be ending soon.
    Divergent views amongst the professional and private sector bodies have helped put a proposed Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy that also has provisions for ‘outward investment by Nepalis’ on ice for about a year.

    However, with a change in leadership at the private sector’s apex umbrella organization -- the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) -- led by its newly elected president Pradeep Jung Pandey, the policy has received a shot in the arm as Pandey has clearly articulated that he favors the policy. “The policy allows Nepalis to show their expertise abroad in their respective sectors and can also bring better payoffs.”   [More]
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