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Mormugao port causing Vasco’s coal dust pollution: Minister


August 7th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 7 (IANS) Goa's environment minister Alina Saldanha Tuesday said the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) was responsible for the coal dust pollution in the port city of Vasco, 35 ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Galstyan wins first gold for Russia in judo


July 28th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian judoka Arsen Galstyan won his country's first Olympic gold medal in London Saturday, beating Japan's Hiroaki Hiraoka in the 60 kg final.It took the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Alina Saldanha’s entry into Goa cabinet deferred


May 8th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 8 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Tuesday had to face embarrassment after the Election Commission asked his government to defer the induction of a non-elected person ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cabinet induction of Goa’s only woman minister in limbo


May 7th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 7 (IANS) The suspense over induction of Alina Saldanha, Goa's only woman minister in the 12-member cabinet, continues with the ball now in the court of the Election ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

British firm hired women by bra size


June 23rd, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Bosses at a firm in Britain judged potential female recruits by their bra size rather than their abilities, a media report said Thursday.Manager Pete Smith and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Stressed moms-to-be more likely to have unruly kids


May 8th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Pregnant moms who are stressed are more likely to have unruly, short-tempered kids, thanks to the presence of stress hormones in their wombs. The research, which ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Abbas Parekh wins ‘Wife Bina Life’


March 13th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Abbas Parekh proved life is possible without a wife! The 36-year-old won Star Plus' reality show "Wife Bina Life", which challenged 10 men to take ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sara And Ali Launches Spa ‘Da Luxury Lounge - Tvam’


May 26th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Sara Khan and Ali Merchant, one of the popular couple of Television Industry, has ventured into luxury industry as they announce to launch a spa, "Da Luxury ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Double-handed kids more likely to suffer mental, scholastic problems


January 25th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Children who are ambidextrous or able to use both hands are more likely to suffer mental, language and scholastic problems than their either-handed counterparts. Researchers from Imperial College London ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mixed-handed kids likely to have mental health, language problems


January 25th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Children who use both hands with equal ease are more likely to have mental health, language and scholastic problems than right- or left-handed kids, says a new study.Published ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Three Indians move up to ITF tournament quarters


August 12th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Only three Indian girls reached the quarterfinals of the $10,000 women's International Tennis Federation (ITF) tournament at the DLTA complex here Wednesday. After heavy showers interrupted play Tuesday, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rain halts play in ITF women’s tennis


August 11th, 2009 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Heavy rain halted play when the first batch of four singles matches were underway in the $10,000 women's International Tennis Federation (ITF) tournament here at the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Now, Ecuadorian woman sells virginity online to pay for mum’s medical care


July 23rd, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): A woman from Ecuador is auctioning her virginity on the Internet to raise money for vital treatment for her mother who suffers from Alzheimer's.Up till now Evelyn Duenos, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Virginity auctioning Romanian teen may lose half her bounty in taxes


May 22nd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Alina Percea, the 18-year-old Romanian girl who auctioned off her virginity for 8,800 pounds, could lose half the money in tax, with the act classed as "tantamount to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Romanian teen dashes ex-teacher’s ‘fairytale’ claims, insists she’s still virgin


March 27th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): Alina Percea, the Romanian teen who is auctioning her virginity online for 50,000 pounds, has hit back at her former teacher's claims that she's not a virgin.Alina ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Romanian girl’s virginity up for auction a mere ‘fairy tale’, says ex-teacher


March 26th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): Alina Percea, the Romanian girl who has auctioned her virginity for 50,000 pounds on the net, has been dismissed as a fake by her former teacher.The 18-year-old said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cuba, Argentina win medals in Olympics judo


August 10th, 2008 - 7:45 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 10 (IANS) Athletes from Cuba and Argentina won their first medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics Saturday after bagging the silver and bronze in women's 48-kg category judo competition, Spain's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

High cholesterol in mid-life ups Alzheimer’s risk


April 17th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Having high cholesterol levels in early 40s may increase a persons susceptibility to Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study."Our findings show it would be best ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Putin ‘to wed Olympic gymnast half his age’


April 17th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr.17 (ANI): Vladimir Putin, 56, is currently the President of Russia and the chairman of the ruling United Russia Party, but rumours are floating around in Moscow that he is ... Read more...

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