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Change just sneaks upon languages


September 4th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 4 (IANS) Changes in languages often sneak in, in small and unobtrusive ways, gradually conquering more ground in a process termed 'actualisation', now documented by Belgian researchers.Hendrik ... Read more...

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Macho Mexican men get lesson in what not to say to women


March 25th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): The interior ministry of Mexico has published a guide for public sector staff on how to avoid using sexist language in the workplace.The 92-page lilac-and-white guide, entitled 'The ... Read more...

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Language learners ‘are creative and smart’


March 16th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 16 (ANI): Researchers have demonstrated that language learning goes well beyond simple imitation, and in fact that language learners are quite creative and remarkably smart.Not only are learners able ... Read more...

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Most size 12 Brit women still think they are too fat


January 3rd, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): About 17 percent of British women with healthy weight describe themselves as 'fat' - with almost as many saying they felt 'down' when they looked in the mirror, ... Read more...

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Healthy women see themselves fat in mirror


January 2nd, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) Despite their healthy weight, 17 percent of women in a survey described themselves as "fat" - with almost as many saying they felt "down" when they looked in ... Read more...

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Nitish ‘tsunami’ sweeps Bihar, wipes out Lalu, Congress (Intro Roundup)


November 24th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna/New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Wednesday steered the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to a historic electoral triumph bagging nearly 85 percent of the seats and decimating ... Read more...

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Nitish ‘tsunami’ sweeps Bihar, wipes out Lalu, Congress (Roundup)


November 24th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna/New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Wednesday steered the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to a historic electoral triumph by bagging 84 percent of the seats and decimating ... Read more...

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‘Desperate Housewives’ star Teri Hatcher denies quit claims


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 23 (ANI): Teri Hatcher has dismissed reports that she has quit the hit TV series 'Desperate Housewives'."There are not enough adjectives to describe how stupid, off base, and ridiculously ... Read more...

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Adultery sites reveal secrets of human nature


October 31st, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): For all those who think the adultery website AshleyMadison.com is good only for two-timers, think again - it can reveal our true nature too, according to a new ... Read more...

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Simon on Leno: Names Crystal Bowersox The One To Beat


March 10th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With her bluesy rendition of a Tracy Chapman hit, "Give Me One Reason,"last night on "American Idol," Chrystal Bowersox seems to have blown everyone's socks off, ... Read more...

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Lawsuit Planned Over Racist Pizza Hut Receipt


February 22nd, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
St. Louis MO Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After finding what is, in his opinion, a racist remark on his Pizza Hut receipt, a St. Louis Missouri man has plans to ... Read more...

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Cosmetic shots could ease migraine symptoms


February 16th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 16 (IANS) Botulinum shots used for cosmetics are also likely to reduce the frequency of migraine headaches described as crushing, vicelike or eye-popping. Migraine headaches affect approximately 28 million Americans, ... Read more...

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Botox may help reduce ‘eye-popping’ migraine headaches


February 16th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Botulinum toxin type A (Botox), the drug that can temporarily erase wrinkles, may also help reduce frequency of migraine headaches that are described as crushing, vicelike or eye-popping, ... Read more...

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New Book “Game Change” Defames Elizabeth Edwards


January 22nd, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Elizabeth Edwards has been besmirched in a recent book that chronicles the Presidential campaign of 2008. In the book, entitled "Game Change," by Mark Halperin ... Read more...

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At 36, Hrithik still Bollywood’s ‘Greek god’


January 9th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Greek god, perfectionist, electrifying, the adjectives people use for Hrithik Roshan are aplenty as the actor completes a decade in the industry and turns 36 Sunday. While ... Read more...

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3-year-old Brit kids can’t talk: Survey


January 4th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): A British survey has revealed that many kids are reaching the age of 3 without being able to say a word.Although, babies generally start speaking when they are ... Read more...

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‘Zardari is a luckless president of a luckless country’


January 2nd, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan. 2 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has been unfairly criticised by media and people of Pakistan despite the fact that his wrongdoings have not come close to any of ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra’s secret confessions


December 22nd, 2009 - 2:57 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
She is such a persona that all adjectives fall short to describe her, we are talking about Priyanka Chopra who is the current darling of producers, as she sets box office ... Read more...

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I like me better naked, says Padma Lakshmi


November 30th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, November 30 (ANI): Padma Lakshmi has declared her love for the naked form, saying: "I like me better naked."The pregnant 'Top Chef' host, who refuses to reveal the father, insists ... Read more...

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Dick Vitale is still young at 70


October 20th, 2009 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mercer, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dick Vitale is still energetic at 70.“I act about 12. I hope that never changes,” he said.He talked about everything a man who started his career, ... Read more...

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Pakistan besieged by terror attacks


October 16th, 2009 - 12:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Islamabad, Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Islamic militants attacked key police facilities and also targeted the Army Headquarters in two Pakistani cities, killing at least 28 people in their latest strikes on security ... Read more...

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US President Barack Obama gets the Noble Peace Prize 2009


October 9th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oslo, Oct 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a result that is being described as ‘stunning’, ‘surprising’ amongst a lot of other colorful adjectives, President Barack Obama has been awarded the Noble Peace ... Read more...

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Megan Fox Faces Awkward Moments At VMA


September 14th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez There was a lot of flutter created at the VMA regarding the "Transformers" hottie, Megan Fox. The stunning actress made her appearance at the show held in the Radio City ... Read more...

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‘I love Farrah Fawcett more than ever,’ says on-and-off partner


May 12th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Farrah Fawcett's longtime on-and-off partner Ryan O'Neal has said that he loves the 'Charlie's Angels' star "more than ever" because of the way she is battling her cancer.In ... Read more...

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I was fat because I couldn’t be like Diana: Says Fergie


March 3rd, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by GD
In a revelation today the Duchess of York said she had craved comfort food and put on weight because she was constantly compared to Princess Diana and found wanting.Sarah Ferguson, 49, ... Read more...

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Pluto should get back its planet status, claim astronomers


August 10th, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): Former ninth planet Pluto should get back its planet-status, say leading astronomers.This week, many senior space scientists, including NASA experts will be debating the controversial decision by ... Read more...

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Grammar guide for Oz English teachers riddled with basic errors’


June 13th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 13 (ANI): An Australian academic has slammed a grammar guide aimed at teachers - describing it as the worst published material on English grammar he has seen.University of Queensland ... Read more...

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Positive emotions do ease pain, boost physical, mental well-being


December 24th, 2007 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): A Cornell University researcher has suggested that positive emotions may help people in healing and easing their pain.Anthony Ong, Assistant Professor of Human Development, says that his ... Read more...

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