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Maha Shivratri celebrated across Uttar Pradesh

There are many legends and stories behind why Maha Shivratri is celebrated. One of the important Shiva temples in the city, Babulnath near Girgaum Chowpatty, saw over 250 volunteers from nearby areas helping devotees the entire day. INCREDIBLE pictures show Hindu pilgrims who have travelled for hundreds of miles gather at a religious festival in Nepal. Hindus further believe that Lord Shiva performs "tandav nritya" on the night of Shivratri and offer honey, milk and water to the God.

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Disney Research Wants To Make Wireless Power As Ubiquitous As Wi-Fi

The latter claim is based on a presumption that people won't get too close to the copper pole located in the center of the experimental room created by Disney Research. An elongated copper pipe is also built in the middle of the room. To make this technology commercially available, there won't be a need to construct entirely new, metal rooms.

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First LTE-U Devices Get Approved by the FCC

LTE-U is so called because it refers to a spectrum that is now unlicensed. Multichannel News reports that carriers are excited by the prospects LTE-U will bring. "These end-to-end solutions are a key step for preparing Verizon's network for commercial deployment with different 5G scenarios and use cases", said Rima Qureshi, head of Ericsson's North American region.

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Bao Bao Arrives in China, Happily Munches Bamboo During Her Trip

It was a comfortable flight for the three-and-a-half-year-old panda, who "happily ate, drank and slept the whole way to Chengdu", the National Zoo said on their Facebook page on Wednesday morning. That pair, female Ling-Ling and male Hsing-Hsing, lived at the zoo for more than 20 years, but produced no surviving cubs. However, the Chinese government rejected the group's decision, saying the panda's status was no less serious because its natural habitats have been splintered by human and ...

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YouTube stream of giraffe giving birth back up after complaints of nudity

The Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York has been awaiting the baby's arrival for almost 15 months and the facility was live-streaming from the enclosure leading up to the main event. As of 4 p.m. Thursday, however, April the giraffe had yet to give birth. We want the best for these animals, and we would love to have them in their natural environment one day.

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Animal park awaits birth of baby giraffe

It's unclear why the park thinks activists in particular were responsible since, according to Google, "Flagging videos is anonymous, so other users can't tell who flagged a video". "We want the best for these animals and would love to have them in their natural environment someday; but until we can protect their natural habitat and curb poaching, that is not going to happen".