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Bengaluru International Airport Thursday said it plans to roll out facial recognition facility for the passengers of some select airlines from early next year as it seeks to make the boarding process paperless.

The private airport operator has inked a pact with the Lisbon-based digital and biometric solutions services provider Vision-Box to implement the technology, Bengaluru International Airport (BIAL) has said.

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Baldness is a concern for all, and when we come across advertisements promising hair re-growth within a stipulated (and impossible) time-frame, hopes get kindled in us.

This Bengaluru man, battling with the condition, responded to one such ad of popular healthcare center, Vibes, but got disappointed when it failed to get any result.

He slapped a case against them and won it last month.

Soon pubs, restaurants, caf├ęs and bars in Bengaluru will have a blanket ban on smoking, as per a Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) circular.

It also says any eatery with a seating capacity of over 30 must create designated smoking zones/rooms.

No food, beverage, chairs, tables, match-boxes or even ash trays would be provided in these zones as these are "acts of encouraging smoking", said BBMP.