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Brain sees men and women differently: Study


July 26th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Our brains process images differently depending on which gender we are looking at - regardless of whether we are men or women, a study has found.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Meat-loving predator survived 35 million years


December 7th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 7 (IANS) An ancient predator with serrated teeth, streamlined body and a ravenous appetite for meat outlived a major extinction at a time when the distant relatives of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Ramdev episode embodies a desperate leadership: Advani


June 11th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Criticising the government over its handling of the Baba Ramdev episode, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Saturday said only a "desperate ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Untrained man plays nine musical instruments together


December 28th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Chandauli (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 28 (IANS) Siyaram, a small farmer in Uttar Pradesh, has created a unique musical instrument - a combination of nine different instruments including a steel plate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

400,000-yr-old remains show ‘humans evolved from Middle East, not Africa’


December 28th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): A new discovery of 400,000-yr-old human remains has raised doubts as to whether the first humans evolved out of Africa, as the popular theory goes, or elsewhere.Archaeologists from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

WIFW Autumn-Winter 2011 to start April 6


December 16th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) has announced that the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2011 will be held April 6-10."The recently concluded edition of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week begins Oct 23


September 20th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) One of the Asia's largest fashion trade events, the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (Spring/Summer 2011 edition) will be held here Oct 23-27. Hosted by the India's apex ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Discrepancy In “Restoring Honor” Crowd Estimate Leads To Controversy


September 1st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that there is no end to the controversies surrounding Glenn Beck's claimed apolitical rally "Restoring Honor" that was organized during the weekend at the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Water content of moon interior underestimated: Study


June 15th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): The volume of water molecules locked inside minerals in the Moon's interior could exceed the amount of water in the Great Lakes here on Earth, NASA-funded scientists claim.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Heavy Rains Return To Terrify Haiti


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In Haiti, one of the most torrential rains ever since the catastrophic January 12 earthquake inundated the dispossessed camps on Friday. These rainfalls have pushed ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sony Music signs a $ 250 million recording deal with Michael Jackson’s estate


March 17th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 17 (Pen Men at Work): Sony Music has established a $250 million 10-album deal for the earlier unreleased music and directory from the deceased Michael Jackson. The brand, a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nagas celebrate annual seed sowing festival of Lui-Ngai-Ni


February 20th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Feb. 20 (ANI): Nagas in Manipur and Nagaland celebrated their annual seed sowing festival of Lui-Ngai-Ni, unique to their cultural.Considered to be one of the biggest festivals for Nagas, Lui-Ngai-Ni, was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Earth’s earliest animals could flex their muscles


February 17th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 17 (ANI): A team of paleontologists has found fossils in Canada that show the earliest evidence of animal locomotion, which suggests that they must have had muscles.According to a report ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First poisonous dino discovered in China dates back to 128 million years


December 22nd, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 22 (ANI): A team of scientists has discovered the first poisonous, birdlike raptor that thrived some 128 million years ago in China, which is the first report of venom in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Paleontologists stumble on poisonous ‘raptor’


December 22nd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) Researchers have stumbled on the remains of the first ever venomous, birdlike raptor that flourished 128 million years ago in China. "This thing is a venomous bird for ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Guatemala has a more complex geologic history than previously thought


July 28th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): A new analysis of jade found along the Motagua fault that bisects Guatemala is underscoring the fact that this region has a more complex geologic history than previously ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Prakash Jha hires 5,000 theatre actors for ‘Rajniti’


March 12th, 2009 - 8:57 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) It's an unheard-of screen phenomenon. For his intense political drama "Rajniti", Prakash Jha has hired and trained 5,000 theatre actors to play the participants in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chandigarh was part of Harappan civilisation 5,000 years ago


November 14th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil Sharma Chandigarh, Nov.14 (ANI): Not many people may know that modern-day Chandigarh city, mostly designed by Swiss born French architect and planner Le Corbusier, also has a pre-historic past. About ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Archaeologists find 5,000-year-old jewellery workshop in Cyprus


June 27th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Nicosia (Capital city, Cyprus), June 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered what appears to have been a jewellery workshop during excavations at a 5,000-year old settlement in Cyprus.According to a report ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Climate change is hastening extinction in Madagascars reptiles and amphibians


June 10th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): A new research has determined that climate change has hastened extinction in Madagascars reptiles and amphibians, with three species in the region predicted to go extinct between ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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