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Paper strips will promptly detect harmful bugs in pools


May 1st, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 1 (IANS) Researchers have developed a rapid test using a simple paper strip that can detect E. coli in swimming pools within minutes.The new tool, developed by McMaster ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Kashmir must ban construction in marshes, high slopes: Quake expert


December 15th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 15 (IANS) A scientist who worked with US geophysicist Roger Bilham on a new report predicting a mega temblor in the Kashmir Himalayas says quake preparedness is a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Wary of swim wear? Here’s how to take plunge


June 4th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Twenty-five-year-old Meenakshi Dhar is heading for a beach in July. Excited as she is, the thought of wearing a bikini is giving her nightmares. But ... Read more...

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New test may be more accurate in identifying STI


March 9th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): A recent study has found that a new test may be more accurate in identifying a common sexually transmitted infection (STI), Trichamonos vaginalis (TV).Rhode Island Hospital researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Arctic Ocean water is ‘warmest it’s been for more than 2,000 years’


February 1st, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A new study has found that the water flowing into the Arctic from the North Atlantic is at its warmest level for more than 2,000 years.This could endanger ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New ‘Spaser’ technology to fuel future nano-technologies


January 13th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Tel Aviv University researchers have developed a new technology called 'Spaser', a laser that can be as small as needed to fuel nano-technologies of the future.Prof. David Bergman ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Traffic Jam Stretches 60 Miles In China And Lasts For A 9-Day Period


August 24th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A gigantic traffic jam in China on a highway leading into Beijing has decelerated countless lorries and other automobiles to a crawl for a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Calcium Supplements Associated With Amplification In Heart Attacks


August 1st, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A worldwide squad of scientists that assessed information from numerous trials has ascertained that adopting calcium supplements is connected to a bigger jeopardy of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

The American Senate Transports The Afghan ‘War Finances’ Legislation Back To The House


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 23, 2010 (Just Flashed): The American Senate on Thursday endorsed the finances for President Barack Obama's tactic of augmenting the American military presence in Afghanistan. Nonetheless, the Senate declined ... Read more...

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Did Sarah Palin get a boob job?


June 10th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): A picture of Sarah Palin in a tight-fitting white t-shirt has paved way for rumours that the former Governor of Alaska has undergone breast enlargement surgery.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Charlie Sheen Will Come Into View On ‘Two And A Half Men’ Again


May 19th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It appears that there is fabulous news for all the loyal admirers of the program, ‘Two and a Half Men’ in the globe. It has ... Read more...

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GM In The Black; Must Still Reimburse American Federal Assistance Though


May 18th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): General Motors (GM) is in the money. This is a wonderful piece of information for General Motors Co. It articulated on Monday that it had ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Fed Executes Enormous Profit From Bailout


April 23rd, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Slicing the profits from the Wall Street bailouts, the Federal Reserve banks relocated a heavy payload last year to the treasury of United States. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

How does brain hear quietest sounds, notice head motions?


February 15th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 15 (IANS) The phrase "perk up your ears" made more sense last year after scientists discovered how the quietest sounds are amplified in the inner ear before transmission to the ... Read more...

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Meaning of concept of integrity of public servants needs amplification: Ansari


February 11th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Feb.11 (ANI): Vice President M. Hamid Ansari on Thursday said that the meaning of the concept of integrity of public servants needs to be amplified.He said while financial integrity is ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Childhood experiences influence teen pain, depression


November 26th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): Insecure teenagers experience more intense pain in the form of frequent headaches, abdominal pain and joint pain and are more likely to be depressed than peers with secure ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Military operations in Iraq, Afghanistan prove costly for UK


February 13th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 13 (ANI): The cost of Britain''s military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan has gone up to 4.5 billion pounds over the last year, the Ministry of Defense said. Last ... Read more...

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Scientists provide new insights into aggressive childhood cancer


January 6th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A new study from University of Wurzburg in Germany has found vital clues that may lead to development of new treatments for aggressive childhood cancer.Previous studies have ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dancing hair cells are key to humans acute hearing: Study


May 8th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (ANI): St. Jude Children's Research Hospital investigators in their new study have shown how dancing hair cells contribute to amplifying sounds in the inner ear, a finding that ... Read more...

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Oz researchers identify potential new target for treatment of neuroblastoma


April 14th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Researchers in Australia have identified a potential new target for treatment of neuroblastoma, the most common solid tumour among young children.In the study, researchers found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, a machine that sequences single molecules of DNA


April 7th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by admin
London, April 7 (ANI): Massachusetts-based company Helicos BioSciences has developed a machine that can sequence single molecules of DNA and, thereby, reduce the time and cost of sequencing an individuals genome. ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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