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Childhood peers can predict your success as adults


September 21st, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 21 (IANS) Even on the playground, our childhood peers know us better than we do ourselves and may be able to best predict our success as an adult.Lisa ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Teaming up on video games negates aggressiveness


September 5th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) People who team up to play video games cooperatively, don't seem to foster aggressiveness as against those who do it competitively, says a study.In two studies, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

India lift Nehru Cup for third time in thrilling fashion (Lead)


September 2nd, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) India lifted the Nehru Cup for the third consecutive time beating Cameroon 5-4 in a penalty shootout at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Sunday.Sunil Chhetri, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kalam supports FDI in retail


August 27th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Pitching for foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail, former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Sunday said the country should build capacity for aggressively marketing its products at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Scientists pinpoint brain receptor linked with rage


June 20th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) Scientists have identified a brain receptor, an enzyme monoamine oxidase A, whose malfunctioning can trigger sudden violence, explosive outbursts and hostile overraction to stress in mice. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Alligator found in a Brampton home backyard


May 24th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Brampton, May 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsey Hiemstra got the shock of her life when she found a three-foot-long reptile relaxing under a shady tree in her Brampton backyard last Sunday.She was with ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Trinamool, RJD helped UPA sabotage Lokpal bill: Yechury (Lead)


December 30th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Holding the government responsible for the Lokpal bill not being passed in the Rajya Sabha, the Communist party of India-Marxist accused the ruling UPA ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Trinamool, RJD played along government strategy: Yechury


December 30th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Marxist leader Sitaram Yechury Friday accused the government of having a pre-conceived plan to create chaos in the Rajya Sabha during the Lokpal bill debate ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India keeping close watch on China’s border activities


December 1st, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Even as India and China have yet to decide on the next round of boundary talks, the government Thursday said it was keeping "a close ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fizzy soft drinks spur teens’ aggressiveness


October 25th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 25 (IANS) Drinking more than five cans of non-diet fizzy soft drinks every week fosters aggressiveness among teens, new research says.This includes carrying a weapon and perpetrating violence ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lack of enzyme creates skewed response to fear


August 12th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Do you run away when you should stay or stay when you should run away? If so, an enzyme deficiency might be to blame, a US ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Frank Sinatra used to have 12 showers in a day


June 3rd, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Frank Sinatra was so disgusted with dirt that he showered 12 times daily, a new memoir by her widow reveals. Barbara Marx Sinatra was the fourth ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stress, depression linked to shorter survival in cancer patients


April 29th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 29 (ANI): Till date, the biological mechanisms behind stress affecting tumour's ability to grow and spread in cancer patients were not well understood.Now, researchers at Fox Chase Cancer Center find ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bottling up emotions can make you more aggressive


March 24th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 24 (IANS) Ever wanted to yell at your difficult boss, but swallowed your anger? Researchers say such acts of supressing your emotions can actually be counterproductive, as it ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Charlie Sheen’s radio tirade ‘angers’ witch community


March 7th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 07 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has "angered" a witch community after one of his notorious tirades on a radio show last week.In a week in which the embattled actor described himself ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lawmakers come to blows in Venezuela


February 11th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Feb 11 (IANS/EFE) Pro-government and opposition lawmakers came to blows Thursday during a session of the Venezuelan National Assembly devoted to questioning of several of President Hugo Chavez's ministers.Tension had been ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No takers for women managers in athletics


February 10th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) The "glass ceiling" for women administrators in college athletics may be cracked, but is not completely broken.Those who think double standards for women have been relegated to the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Simple test could save prostate cancer patients from surgery


February 9th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Scientists say that a simple test could save thousands of prostate cancer patients from operation.Research has shown men with certain genes are three times more likely to have ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Popular students, not the most popular ones, more likely to torment peers


February 9th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, Davis, have found that it's actually popular adolescents-but not the most popular ones-who are particularly likely to torment their peers."Our findings underscore ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Just the Red Bull logo ‘can give your performance wings’


February 1st, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): A new study has found the personality of a brand can influence a consumer to act in ways consistent with that personality when exposed to brand imagery, like ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Opposites attract, but do they make better parents?


January 28th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Couples with similar personalities make much better parents than those with different dispositions -- at least in the world of zebra finches.Researchers from University of Exeter, Britain, found ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Like-minded partners ‘make better parents’


January 28th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Exeter have revealed that couples with similar personalities make much better parents than those with different dispositions - at least in the world ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mohan Bhagwat accuses Congress of deliberately linking RSS to terror


January 10th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, Jan 10 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat has slammed Congress party for allegedly linking Hindu groups with extremism and said that there was no place for radical elements ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Central switch that controls cell movements discovered


December 8th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 08 (ANI): A central switch that controls whether cells move or remain stationary has been discovered by University of Georgia researchers.The misregulation of this switch may play a role in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Not genes, negative parenting fosters aggressiveness


December 3rd, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Syndey, Dec 3 (IANS) A new study has found that the role of positive and negative parenting practices are linked to children's mental health problems, specifically depression and aggression.The study, based on ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New prostate cancer imaging technique can ’see’ tumors grow


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): With the help of a new imaging technique, scientists have found a way to measure aggressiveness and growth of prostate cancer tumors in real time.Researchers say being able ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson Defeats Lyoto Machida Via Split Decision


November 21st, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Auburn Hills, Nov 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Quinton Jackson vs. Lyoto Machida was one of the most anticipated fights of the UFC 123 night. Both the fighters left no stones unturned ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fearless kids less kind


November 14th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Pre-school kids who are fearless also show less kindness and more aggressiveness towards peers, a new study says. "The result of this study shows that fearless behaviour ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Study finds marketing strategies of beer ‘affect alcohol intake in students’


November 11th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): In a new study, psychologists from the University of Missouri have found that marketing strategies can affect individual behaviours in very significant ways.Two MU psychologists have found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Never felt absence of dialogues in ‘Golmaal’: Tusshar Kapoor (Interview)


October 20th, 2010 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Not everyone can enjoy doing an entire film without a single dialogue. But usshar Kapoor, who has been playing a mute character in the funny "Golmaal" series, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Evidence of unusual drug-resistant breast tumours found


October 9th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 09 (ANI): Scientists have found how gene expression that contributes to drug resistance is ramped up in unusual types of breast tumours.The findings by the researchers at the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Karen Owens “Unofficial Thesis” On Web


October 1st, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Karen Owen a graduate of the Duke University seems to be in some serious soup with a PowerPoint presentation of what she privately refers to as ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Like humans, bugs too have personalities


September 8th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 8 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that bugs may all look alike to human eyes, but they have their own, unique personalities.Some individual bugs, like humans, turn out to be shy, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

PM holds meeting to discuss China threat


September 1st, 2010 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Amid reports of China's deployment of troops in the Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Scientists show how to spot an angry wasp


August 20th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) You need to look a wasp in the face to tell whether it is angry before it stings you, say scientists. But be warned. If you dare undertake ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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