Fathering at 50? Your kids may be autists

September 2nd, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 2 (IANS) Children fathered by men aged 50 years or above face a higher risk of autism or schizophrenia due to a repetition or deletion of their genes, ... Read more...

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India record second win in world team squash

August 23rd, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Paderborn (Germany), Aug 23 (IANS) India romped to their second win by drubbing Kuwait 3-0 in a Group F tie of the men's world team squash championship here Monday.Sixth seeded ... Read more...

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US may change approach to China in wake of experts exit

April 9th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): With three prominent diplomats involved with Obama administration's China policy quitting their posts, the administration's approach could change.President Barack Obama's top China adviser Jeffrey A. Bader ... Read more...

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Jon Jones Defeats Ryan Bader At UFC 126

February 6th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jon Jones probably had the best day of his life after he bagged the UFC 126 fight defeating Ryan Bader at the Las Vegas based Mandalay ... Read more...

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Singer Nick Lachey All Set To Tie The Knot With Vanessa Minnillo

November 5th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Much acclaimed singer Nick Lachey is all set to tie the knot once again. A representative of the musical artist has confirmed that Nick Lachey is ... Read more...

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Superstitious beliefs more common than thought

October 30th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): It seems ghosts, goblins and other spooky characters have more believers than ever before-as superstitions are becoming more common than you might think.To understand what drives some people ... Read more...

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China, US pledge to advance six-party Korea talks

September 4th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept 4 (ANI): Senior Chinese and US diplomats have reportedly agreed to work together to advance the stalled six-party talks on the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.Earlier, China's special representative for ... Read more...

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Why boozers enjoy a drag with their drinks

June 6th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 06 (ANI): People who drink are often those who smoke because the centre in the brain that derives pleasure from both these actions is the same, claim researchers.Traute Flatscher-Bader at ... Read more...

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Genes and brain centers that regulate meal size in flies identified

May 21st, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Biologists from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and Yale University have identified two genes that appear to regulate meal sizes and frequency in fruit flies.Both genes, ... Read more...

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US urged to respect China’s core interests

March 7th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 7(ANI): - Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi has urged the United States to take China's position seriously and respect its core interests and major concerns through credible steps."The United ... Read more...

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US to send officials to mend ties with China

March 1st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 1 (ANI): Washington is sending two senior officials to Beijing on Tuesday to "save" the bilateral relationship that has taken a beating following "disturbing actions" by the US in recent ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi signs billion-dollar gas deal with Hyundai

December 29th, 2009 - 7:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 29 (IANS) Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company (ADGAS) and South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries Company (HHI) have signed a pact worth $1 billion to develop a gas field in ... Read more...

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Ten killed in Afghan insurgent attack

October 4th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 4 (DPA) Eight US soldiers and two Afghan troopers were killed when suspected Taliban insurgents attacked their outposts in eastern Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan, officials said Sunday. The ... Read more...

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Neurons that control obesity identified in fruit flies

August 19th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): In a novel study conducted in fruit flies, researchers have identified two groups of neurons that control obesity.Lead researcher Kai Zinn, professor of biology at California Institute of ... Read more...

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Communist Party of China signs deal with Pakistan Peoples Party

October 15th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 15 (Xinhua) The Communist Party of China (CPC) and the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) signed a deal on exchanges and cooperation between the two here Wednesday. The deal was signed ... Read more...

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