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Jay Z in copyright lawsuit


June 21st, 2012 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 21 (IANS) Singer Jay Z has been sued for copyright infringement.The singer has been sued by author Patrick White of stealing portions of his writing ... Read more...

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Does lack of fear drive psychopaths?


May 20th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 20 (IANS) Psychopaths' willingness to break social norms and lack of remorse may drive them to commit crimes and irresponsible behaviour but their whole orientation may have something ... Read more...

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Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee ‘emperor’ of non-fiction (IANS Books)


May 5th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" topped the non-fiction charts for the second straight week while Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time ... Read more...

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Pulitzer winner’s tome tops bestseller list (IANS Books)


April 28th, 2011 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" tops the non-fiction list this time while Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continues ... Read more...

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Book on Gandhi stays on top (IANS Books)


April 21st, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The controversial book by Joseph Lelyveld, "Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India", tops the non-fiction list again this week. Jeffrey Archer's "Only ... Read more...

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Controversial book on Gandhi new bestseller (Book List)


April 14th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) "Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India" by Joseph Lelyveld - that created quite a storm in India - is the new bestseller on ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer atop bestseller list again (IANS Books)


April 7th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Indian American Anand Giridharadas' "India Calling" and Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continued their undisputed rule over the bestselling non-fiction and fiction charts respectively ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer rules fiction charts (IANS Books)


March 31st, 2011 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) "India Calling" by Indian American Anand Giridharadas and Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continue to lead the bestselling non-fiction and fiction lists respectively for ... Read more...

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Jeffery Archer is still reigning fiction king (IANS Books)


March 24th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) "India Calling" by Indian-American Anand Giridharadas is still perched on top of the non-fiction list, while Jeffery Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" tops the fiction ... Read more...

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Jeffery Archer tops fiction bestseller chart (IANS Books)


March 17th, 2011 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) "India Calling" by Anand Giridharadas continues to top the non-fiction chart while veteran Jeffery Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" dominates the fiction bestseller list for ... Read more...

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Jeffery Archer rules fiction set (IANS Books)


March 10th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) "India Calling" by young author Anand Giridharadas is on top of the non-fiction chart this week and the veteran Jeffery Archer dominates the fiction section ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar, H.M. Naqvi top selling authors of week (IANS Books)


February 24th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" continues to rule the non-fiction section of the bestseller list for the sixth week. "Home Boy" ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar’s book tops bestseller list for fifth time (IANS Books)


February 17th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" and "Tender Hooks" by Pakistani writer Moni Mohsin continue to top for the fifth week the ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar’s book still rules the bestseller list (IANS Books)


February 10th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" and "Tender Hooks" by Pakistani writer Moni Mohsin continue to dominate for the fourth week the ... Read more...

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New model paves way for drugs to fight Parkinson’s disease


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): New drugs to combat Parkinson's disease (PD) may soon be available, for researchers have developed a new mammalian model for studying a specific gene mutation commonly found in ... Read more...

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Interactive video games likely to cause broad range of injuries


October 4th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): While relatively new, interactive gaming devices are gaining popularity, they are likely cause a broad range of injuries, from abrasions and sprains to shoulder, ankle and foot injuries, ... Read more...

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CT scan more effective in parallel breast and bone cancer detection


September 6th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that PET/CT scanning might be more effective at detecting breast tumours that have reached nearby bones.Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre investigators suggest that the ... Read more...

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100mn-year-old cat-like croc fossil found in East Africa


August 5th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 5 (ANI): Ohio University researchers have uncovered the skeleton of an ancient crocodile with mammal-like teeth in the Rukwa Rift Basin of Tanzania."If you only looked at the teeth, you ... Read more...

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Epilepsy drugs could cause psychiatric disorders in later life


October 21st, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): American researchers say that commonly used drugs like those prescribed for the treatment of epilepsy, mood disorders and pain administered to young animals can lead to behavioural abnormalities ... Read more...

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Balloon-like air sacs in prehistoric dinos may have helped them take first flight


February 18th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study has determined that balloon-like air sacs in prehistoric dinosaurs helped reduced the density of their bodies, thus helping them take first flight.In the Mesozoic ... Read more...

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Billion-yr revision of plant evolution timeline may stem from discovery of lignin in marine algae


January 28th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A team of scientists has found lignin in marine algae, which may lead to a billion-year revision of the plant evolution timeline.Lignin, a principal component of wood, ... Read more...

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Sunlight creates asteroids moons by spinning mechanism


July 10th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): A trio of astronomers from Maryland in the US, and France, have said that moons that revolve around asteroids (binary asteroids) are formed by sunlight, which can ... Read more...

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