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(Source: File Photo) Top News The brain-chemical system that is linked to pleasure while listening to one’s favourite song also draws pleasure from sex and recreational drugs as well as lip-smacking food, etc. one should check for the the mental health of the surrogate > It is also advisable that the surrogate should have already given birth to one healthy baby before Swaraj in a press conference after the Bill was passed said couples can also take help from close relatives Many might remember the character of Phoebe in the popular US TV series FRIENDS who was the surrogate mother for her brother Frank Jr’s triplets The concerns with surrogacy and IVF in India > The list of objectives of the Bill is the prohibition of foreigners from commissioning surrogacy in the country which has time and again led to exploitation of women especially those in rural and tribal areas The Bill once in effect will help authorities to take action on the various surrogacy rackets that are currently in operation across the country > There have also been many instances of childless couples of very advanced age opting for surrogacy and IVF Though the Bill so far just prohibits single parents homosexual couples and live-in relationship couples to opt for altruistic surrogacy many hope the guidelines will also aid in dissuading ‘senior couples’ from opting for this as well For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top News| Published: October 25 2017 12:17 am An installation by Ritika Mittal Related News Nagaland-based Akup Buchem’s electric hand-sewing machine sits in a corner of a bathroom by the washbasin incessantly tapping away at a piece of paper There’s no particular design mapped out Delhi-based Ritika Mittal has two knitting needles performing the action of knitting without threads Debasis Beura from Bhubaneshwar absorbs all his thoughts into the dark frame of window allowing only a sliver of red light to sieve through a crack in the wall These explorations in art are meant to question the formality of practice and space They are part of “The Moving Image: A Course Exploring Light Movement and Narrative” organised by Foundation for Indian Contemporary Art (FICA) and Serendipity Arts Trust (SAT) For a month 14 young artists experimented with kinetic art photography and video and mentoring them were senior artists such as Susanta Mandal Chandan Gomes Babu Eshwar Prasad and Lokesh Khodke While Mandal’s module on “Movement and Pause” took participants behind the science of kinetic art Gomes encouraged them to build personal archives through photography Mittal used this idea as a spring board for her work of the knitting needles and the semblance of a home she built with woollen threads “As part of the course I began observing my mother and the way she moves about doing her work in the house I found different objects that I could associate with my mother from the chakki to her sewing kit This installation is as much about rhythm and movement as it is about the pause” says the 24-year-old Prasad’s module on experimental videos translated into Beura’s short video on the Kutia Kondh tribals of Orissa and their tokel balis (temples for sacrifice) A concrete pavilion turns from yellow to red in video showing how these places had been venues for girl child sacrifice “The course was an exercise in the materiality of the ideas of movement and light We wanted to take them outside the formality of art education and help them understand that the environment around them is full of possibilities The city itself could be their studio” says Vidya Shivadas Director FICA Ajit Kumar’s work shows a study table which has a kettle a Hindi-English dictionary and books on casteism and a calender that has the numerals 1327 stencilled out among others It’s the number of lives lost to manual scavenging His video on caste violence tackles these issues Away from the heft of high art and conscious statement making this show presents ways to negotiate the city and use its potential for the purpose of storytelling Cities need not be about plans and cartography and these explorations are a telling example of what they can become For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App More Related NewsMelbourne | Published: January 18 2014 5:29 pm Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates after defeating compatriot Gilles Simon of France in their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne Australia Saturday Jan 18 2014(AP Photo) Related News France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga raced into the last 16 of the Australian Open with a 7-6 (7-5) 6-4 6-2 victory over Gilles Simon on Saturday bringing an end to his compatriot’s remarkable run at Melbourne Park While a string of players dropped out early in the first week with niggling injuries in the sweltering conditions the whippet-thin Simon earned the right to call himself one of the toughest men in tennis The 29-year-old badly twisted his right ankle at the Kooyong Classic exhibition tournament in the week before the year’s first grand slam began and was hobbling around on crutches last weekend Given his game is built around his ability to scurry around the court to chase down the ball Simon was seriously considering withdrawing from the tournament ahead of his first round clash with Germany’s Daniel Brands In “really bad condition” he said he had been “at the limit” as to whether he could go on court but somehow overcame the pain in his ankle and temperatures exceeding 40 Celsius (102 Fahrenheit) to beat Brands in an epic five-set encounter The 18th seed had to come back from a two sets to one deficit saved seven match points and finally beat Brands 16-14 in the fifth after more than four-and-a-half hours on court Simon’s recovery was tested even further on Thursday when he was taken to another four hour five-setter by Croatia’s Marin Cilic in sweltering conditions to set up his clash with Tsonga Given his condition Simon knew he had to go for broke against the sometimes slow-starting 10th seed but when Tsonga edged the first set tiebreak 7-5 the writing was on the wall Simon is never one to give up but Tsonga upped his game when necessary and sealed the victory when he whipped a forehand winner across the court from the tramlines after one hour and 53 minutes “It’s always difficult when you play a friend I’ve known him since we were nine or 10” said Tsonga a 2008 finalist at Melbourne Park who next meets sixth seed Roger Federer “It’s like we create a little war” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Agencies | London | Published: July 10 2010 1:48 pm Related News Filmmaker James Cameron says he never expected the stars of his sci-fi blockbuster ‘Avatar’ to fetch Oscar nominations The 55-year-old director wasn’t expecting the main actorsincluding Zoe SaldanaSam Worthington and Sigourney Weaverto be nominated for the Academy Awards because of the use of computer graphics in the filmEmpire magazine reported “Typicallyyoung leading men don’t get nominated until the 15th time they’ve done it Leonardo did not get nominated for ‘Titanic’ Was Zoe’s performance spectacular” he said The 3-D blockbuster ‘Avatar’ broke box office records by raking in 27 billion USD “Absolutelybut there were many great performances last year But it is arguable that they would have been nominated if you take the computer generated imagery off the table Put that back on the table – the CGI part of it and where the acting community isthey are still low down on the educational curve of what this all means I didn’t expect it and I cautioned them not to expect itso they’d therefore not be disappointed” Cameron said The Oscar-award-winning filmmaker admits that the mythical Na’vi aliens would have looked weird without using the graphics “Here’s the thingif it had been in live actionZoe Saldana would have been in blue make-up and it would not have had the power Her eyes would not have been those eyesThe blue make-up would have looked terribleI know – every time I go to a convention or a place where someone decides they’re going to be a Na’viI’m reminded why we did it the way we did” he said For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: AP | New York | Published: December 7 2017 12:42 pm The announcement of removing YouTube from Fire TV is the latest round in the battle being waged between Google and Amazon(Image Source: AP) Related News Attention Fire TV owners: YouTube might soon disappear from your Amazon streaming device But you’ll still have options Google is threatening to pull YouTube from Fire TV by January 1 the latest round in a fierce battle between the two tech heavyweights If that happens Fire TV owners can still watch on a phone tablet or personal computer That includes an Amazon Fire tablet as Google hasn’t threatened to block that yet For those willing to abandon Fire TV just about any other device will play YouTube Not all of them will play video from Amazon although Apple TV just got Amazon’s app Wednesday Here are some reasons you might want to stick with Fire TV – and some you might not The case for Fire TV YouTube was never the centerpiece of Fire TV to begin with It’s not even a full-fledged app on Fire TV – just a link to a YouTube website designed for mobile devices Fire TV itself is best seen as a companion to Amazon’s $99-a-year Prime loyalty program Although Amazon has gotten better about promoting rival services video available through Prime remains prominent The device has Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant built-in In addition to weather sports scores and stock quotes it offers playback controls for some selected apps That lets you ask Alexa to forward 30 seconds for instance Amazon’s $40 Fire TV Stick is good for regular high-definition TV sets If you have a higher-resolution 4K TV you’ll want the regular Fire TV for $70 There isn’t a lot of 4K video yet but the price difference is small compared with what 4K TVs cost The regular Fire TV also offers high-dynamic range which has better contrast and produces brighter whites and darker blacks Again HDR video is slowly coming On the downside Fire TV doesn’t offer iTunes or Google Play video – and YouTube may soon join the list Fire TV’s remote also lacks volume controls something that’s becoming standard on streaming devices Other than Android devices Amazon also relies on its Fire HD 10 to exclusively provide streaming (Image Source: Reuters) Google’s alternative The current feud centers on Amazon’s refusal to sell some Google devices that compete with Amazon products That includes Google’s Chromecast a streaming device that’s cheap but slightly tricky to use since you have to start video on your iPhone or Android phone and then switch the stream to the TV Plenty of video services work with Chromecast – but Amazon doesn’t let its video service work with the Google device Google offers other manufacturers its own software for streaming devices called Android TV On those devices Google’s YouTube and Play services often get prominent billing in search results but at least you can get Amazon video Again no iTunes One of those gadgets is the Shield from Nvidia It’s pricey starting at $179 but comes with 4K and HDR You get voice searches through Google’s Assistant – playback controls with some apps weather info and some data you might never think to ask a TV such as flight status Shield is powerful and designed with gamers in mind; one feature allows screen sharing of game play A package that includes a game controller costs $20 more The controller gives you a headphone jack for private listening and hands-free queries with Google Assistant Playing nice with both Roku has one of the most complete channel libraries – more than 5000 many of which you’ve never heard of You can get YouTube Google Play and Amazon video but not iTunes Roku’s Express sells for just $30 The $50 Streaming Stick gets you a remote with volume buttons and voice search – though we’re talking basic queries related to shows and apps not playback controls or information such as weather Among options for using Google’s Chromecast Android fans can consider the Nvidia Shield (Image Source: AP) The $70 Streaming Stick Plus adds 4K and HDR Bells and whistles in the $100 Ultra include a remote that will emit a sound to help you find it under your couch cushions The Ultra’s remote has a headphone jack so you can watch TV without waking up roommates For cheaper models you can get that through Roku’s smartphone app (With Fire TV and Apple TV you can pair wireless headphones) For Apple fans Apple TV is the only device to support iTunes It also has YouTube but not Google Play Amazon joined Apple TV on Wednesday Though an iPhone isn’t required Apple TV will be most useful with one The basic device is $149; a version with 4K and HDR costs $30 more You’re paying for the experience – in particular integration and syncing with other Apple gadgets For instance you can type passwords on an iPhone instead of navigating a keyboard on the TV Siri offers similar playback controls and information queries as Alexa and Google Assistant The touchpad on the remote offers faster forwarding and rewinding than rivals And while all streaming devices offer more than just video Apple TV goes much further in offering an iPhone-like experience on a big screen You can browse Ikea’s catalog or order food from Grubhub for instance For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App More Related News In this case, in essence, placing us in the ‘mostly unfree’ category. The latest to fall prey to deforestation is the Botanical Garden at PAU, said a Galaxy Note 7 left charging in their Jeep had caught fire, the Cabinet is likely to clear the setting up of the not-for-profit company under Section 8 of Companies Act, the project did not see much headway since being promised in the NDA government’s first Railway Budget in 2014.

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