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Breakthrough to help block morphine addiction


August 16th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 16 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, scientists have shown that it is possible to block addiction to morphine and heroin, while boosting relief from pain.A team from the ... Read more...

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Sleeping pills harmful in long run


August 10th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 10 (IANS) Sleeping spills are "counter-productive" and offer no real benefit in treating insomnia, says a sleep expert."Most people who take hypnotic (sleep inducing) drugs still have ... Read more...

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Clay locks carbon, promotes soil health


September 15th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 15 (IANS) A low-cost and out-of-the-box solution that involves adding clay rich compost helps lock up carbon and promotes soil fertility."Traditional ways to lower carbon emission... include spreading ... Read more...

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‘Junk food’ mums more likely to have ‘junk food’ babies


March 24th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): A new study involving rats suggests that pregnant and breastfeeding women who indulge in high levels of fat and sugar are likely to have children who indulge in ... Read more...

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Oz doctor jailed for raping exotic dancer after she refused him sex


February 24th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 24 (ANI): A doctor in Adelaide, Australia, who became obsessed with an exotic dancer who refused him sex even after he wooed her with expensive gifts, has been jailed for ... Read more...

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Oz selectors delighted with Lee’s form going into World Cup


January 25th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Jan.25 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee could be just as invaluable to Australia's World Cup campaign in the Indian subcontinent as current golden boy Shane Watson, given his form ... Read more...

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Injured Swann to return to England


January 25th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Jan.25 (ANI): England off spinner Graeme Swann will be sent home from the Australian tour because of a back injury.Swann joins all-rounder Tim Bresnan, who has already left Australia with ... Read more...

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Tait ready to give England some chin music in Twenty20s


January 11th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Jan.11 (ANI): South Australian fast bowler Shaun Tait believes some chin music against the Poms starting in Adelaide tomorrow night, could help Australia come out of an off-key summer.Tait promised ... Read more...

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Ryan Harris declared fit to play Perth Test


December 9th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 8 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris has been passed fit to play the third Test against England.Ben Hilfenhaus was on stand-by for a return, as is Mitchell Johnson for ... Read more...

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Winning Adelaide Test will be Ponting’s greatest challenge: Warne


December 1st, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.1 (ANI): Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne believes that the host team's bid to win the second Ashes Test in Adelaide will be skipper Ricky Ponting's greatest challenge.According to Warne, ... Read more...

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Smouldering Cook is England’s Toy wonder: Swann


December 1st, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec. 1 (ANI): England opener Alastair Cook may not be the batsman you would go miles to watch, but his strong mentality and his ability to deliver in a telling ... Read more...

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Pace bowler Harris gives selectors six screeching reasons to pick him for Adelaide


December 1st, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.1 (ANI): South Australian right-arm fast bowler Ryan Harris has given the national selectors six telling reasons to include him in Ponting's squad for the second Ashes Test against England ... Read more...

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Ex-Oz FM Downer calls for improved ties with India


November 11th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Nov.11 (ANI): Former Australian foreign minister Alexander Downer has said his country's ties with India need to improve; even as bilateral relations with China are the strongest in the Western ... Read more...

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Flower says his powers are not about being fair to everyone in England squad


November 10th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Nov.10 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower has said that his job is not about being fair to everyone in the squad.Flower, who was speaking ahead of England's three-day ... Read more...

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Soon, simple blood test to predict preeclampsia in early pregnancy


September 14th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): Using sophisticated emerging technologies and data analysis, researchers have identified 14 simple metabolites with high accuracy to predict in early pregnancy which women are at risk of developing ... Read more...

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South Australia could face West Indian Pollard in T-20 League


June 30th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), June 30 (ANI): South Australia's Twenty20 cricketers could confront the man who helped them reach the Champions League to be held in September.The Redbacks are drawn to face West Indian ... Read more...

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Spider-Man Catches Thief Red-Handed In Comic Book Shop


May 5th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Adelaide, May 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A comic book store owner who was dressed as Spider-Man for a promotional event did full justice to his get up when he caught a ... Read more...

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Real-life Spider-Man busts X-Men comic thief - with help of Jedi knights!


May 4th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): A comic book storeowner, who was dressed as Spider-Man, is said to have become a real life hero when he caught an alleged thief trying to steal an ... Read more...

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Australia secure series win against Pakistan with Adelaide ODI victory


January 26th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Jan.26 (ANI): Australia secured a series win against Pakistan on Tuesday by emerging victorious in the third one-day international played at the Adelaide Oval here.Australia defeated Pakistan by 40 runs. ... Read more...

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Magnetic Force Of The Mily Way Measures 10 Nanoteslas


January 12th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The scientists of Adelaide, Australia have made a new astronomical discovery by measuring the milky way's magnetic force that exists at its center. The scientists from ... Read more...

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Grimmett, Greg Chappell inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame


December 5th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.5 (ANI): Two more Australia legends, Clarrie Grimmett and Greg Chappell, were formally inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during the tea interval on the second day of ... Read more...

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Gayle needles Oz pace bowler Bollinger


December 4th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec. 4 (ANI): West Indies skipper Chris Gayle has needled new Australian quick Doug Bollinger by provocatively claiming he doesn't even know who he is.Sparking a potentially explosive new-ball confrontation ... Read more...

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Current Windies team lacks “pride and passion”: Junior Murray


December 3rd, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 3(ANI): Former West Indies wicketkeeper Junior Murray has slammed the current team for lacking in "pride and passion", as they search for redemption during the second Test starting at the ... Read more...

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Aussies keen on giving Windies another three-day blow-out


December 2nd, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.2 (ANI): Australia's players are again intent on tearing down West Indies inside three days.Adelaide has hosted 10 matches decided in four days, and the thought of wrapping up the ... Read more...

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Bollinger predicts another torrid time for Windies at Adelaide


December 2nd, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.2 (ANI): New South Wales left-arm fast bowler Douglas Bollinger has promised to unleash the full force of his personality on the West Indies at the Adelaide Oval.Bollinger has had ... Read more...

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Britney to record new album post ‘Circus’ tour


December 1st, 2009 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) Pop star Britney Spears is set to record a new album as soon as her "Circus" world tour ends. The "Toxic" superstar bounced back from a tough 2008 ... Read more...

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South Australia Premier silent over barmaid’s sex claims


November 22nd, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Nov.22 (ANI): South Australian Premier Mike Rann has opted to remain silent and out of the public eye over allegations that he had secret intimate meetings with a married Parliament ... Read more...

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Low-fat diet ‘puts dieters in better moods’


November 10th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Feeling blue? Try a low-calorie, low-fat diet, suggests a new study.Published in the November 9 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals, after one ... Read more...

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Oz couple ‘attacks’ taxi driver after car sex ban!


November 6th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 06 (ANI): A couple allegedly assaulted and dumped a taxi driver in North Adelaide, Australia, after being refused to have sex in the car.The odd incident started with a 25-year-old ... Read more...

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S. Australian keeper Manou called up as replacement for Paine


October 29th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Oct. 29 (ANI): South Australian wicketkeeper Graham Manou has been rushed to India to make his one-day international debut in place of injured Tim Paine.Manou was preparing to captain the ... Read more...

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Obama should give back Nobel Peace Prize, says ex-Australian FM


October 12th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Oct.12 (ANI): Former Australian Foreign Minister Alexander Downer has said that US President Barack Obama should be "man enough" to refuse this year's Nobel Peace Prize.Writing today for AdelaideNow, ... Read more...

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Oz selector Hilditch indicates Clark will be dropped for Ashes decider


August 12th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Aug.12 (ANI): The chairman of Australia's cricket selection committee, Andrew Hilditch, has declared that Ben Hilfenhaus, Mitchell Johnson and Peter Siddle are the future of the Australian bowling attack and ... Read more...

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40th anniversary of Moon landing an opportunity to look forward to future space exploration


July 22nd, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A scientist has said that the 40th anniversary of the Apollo lunar landing is a time to look back and, especially, an opportunity to look forward to future ... Read more...

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Gillespie comes out in support of Johnson


July 22nd, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), July 22 (ANI): Former Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie believes it is quite hard to reverse a crisis of form mid-series but has come out in support of Mitchell Johnson ... Read more...

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Angry and rejected ex-Oz pace bowler Tait says may take a trip to Greece


May 15th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), May 15 (ANI): An irate former Australian pace bowler Shaun Tait lashed out at Cricket Australia on Friday for ruining his Indian Premier League dream and then denying him a ... Read more...

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