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Censor beeps dialogue in ‘Rowdy Rathore’ trailer


April 3rd, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) The trailer of "Rowdy Rathore" has not only got an U/A certificate but the censor board has also beeped one of the dialogues of its ... Read more...

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High-tech hairnet can speed up Alzheimer’s detection


March 15th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) A revolutionary 'hairnet' that tracks brain waves could speed up the detection of Alzheimer's. Called the Cognition System, the high-tech hairnet is undergoing trials in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Nissan’s ‘too quiet’ electric cars fitted with speakers


February 6th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 06 (ANI): Multinational automaker, Nissan, have fitted 29,000-pound Nissan Leaf with a speaker so that it makes a noise as it approaches.Nissan are the makers of the first mass production ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Scientists reboot brain to cure ringing in ears


January 13th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) Scientists may have come up with a cure for tinnitus - persistent ringing in the ears.The technique, which 'reboots' the brain, has been successfully tested on rats. Clinical ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Now, an eye mask that wakes you up gently by simulating sunrise!


January 13th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Do you find it hard to wake up suddenly to that damn morning alarm clock everyday before the sunrise? Well, an eye mask that will wake you up ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Bigg Boss’ allowed prime time slot but no obscenity


December 27th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Monday allowed reality TV show "Bigg Boss" to be aired at prime time slot of 9 p.m. but directed that "no obscene language ... Read more...

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Rani Muherjee’s Foul Language In ‘No One Killed Jessica’ Creating Ripples


December 15th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The flick which has the basic storyline touching the real life instances from Jessica Lal,is running into troubled waters as according to the censor board the film has too many expletives’ ... Read more...

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‘No One Killed Jessica’ director okay with A-certificate


December 14th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Rani Mukerji's character mouths expletives non-stop in the much talked-about film "No One Killed Jessica". Director Rajkumar Gupta admits that the actress' character is ... Read more...

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Rani smokes, abuses in ‘No One Killed Jessica’


November 18th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) After playing variety of roles, Rani Mukerji will be seen in a completely different avatar in "No One Killed Jessica" - she plays a journalist who ... Read more...

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New hospitality: Use a tablet napkin, pager to order food


October 26th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) How about using a pager to order your food the next time you dine out? Food lovers may soon be able to type their ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pretty lawyers set Belgian jail alarm bells ringing (Lead)


September 10th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Female lawyers say that guards at a Belgium jail were forcing them to remove their brassiere by pretending that metal wiring and clasps were setting off scanners. Prison ... Read more...

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Belgian prison guards force female lawyers to remove bras


September 10th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): Guards at a prison in Belgium are said to have angered female lawyers after forcing them to remove their bras under the pretence that the metal wiring and ... Read more...

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Pretty lawyers set Belgian jail alarm bells ringing


September 10th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Female lawyers, who have claimed that guards at a Belgium jail were forcing them to remove their brassiere by pretending that metal wiring and clasps were setting off ... Read more...

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Scientists making last attempt to call Mars rover


July 31st, 2010 - 3:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (DPA) Scientists were making efforts to contact the non-responsive Spirit Mars rover, which has lost contact with Earth during the Martian winter prompting fears that it might be permanently ... Read more...

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Talking to babies boosts their brain power


March 29th, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Talking to babies can boost their brain power, a study has revealed. Months before babies start to speak, words play an important role in their brain development and ... Read more...

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Differences in brain imaging may help diagnose autism


January 9th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): Scientists have found that children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) process sound and language a fraction of a second slower than those without ASDs.And measuring magnetic signals depicting ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bigg Boss 3, Ep 57-Pravesh, Raju & Vindu nominated


December 1st, 2009 - 1:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mumbai, Nov 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was the nomination day, and the nominated housemates were Pravesh, Raju and Vindu. Raju was nominated today for the first time. When Pravesh’s name was ... Read more...

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Cellphone radiation, clock radios can act as “catalysts” for cancer


October 28th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 28 (ANI): An Australian brain cancer surgeon has called upon people to use mobile phones and clock radios with caution as, according to him, they are "catalysts" for cancer."Just to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bigg Boss Season 3, Episode 17 full of beeps & fights


October 22nd, 2009 - 12:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mumbai, Oct 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Bigg Boss house inmates wake up to a typical Bollywood song, but the incidents of the day were totally contrary to it. The day starts ... Read more...

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Dolphins can maintain round-the-clock auditory and visual vigilance


May 2nd, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found that dolphins are able to remain continually vigilant for sounds and visuals for days on end.The research was done by scientist ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dolphins vigilant round-the-clock, even while asleep


May 1st, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Dolphins have a clever way of remaining vigilant round-the-clock, by sending half their brain to sleep, while keeping the other half awake. Sam Ridgway from the US Navy Marine ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

CENSORS become liberal, allow foul language in Bollywood films


March 26th, 2009 - 10:17 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaOut of the five movies which released over the weekend gone by, three of them had one thing in common - liberal usage of swear words. Whether it was ... Read more...

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Silver-screen audio trick can smooth jerky videos on cellphones


November 3rd, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Researchers suggest that an effect used since the early days of cinema to make the action appear smoother can actually help in improving our perception of jerky ... Read more...

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Why songs sound sexy at times and annoying at others


September 23rd, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): Ever wondered why a song sounds sexy sometimes and annoying at other times? Well, a study on songbirds has shed new light on this question, showing that ... Read more...

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Now, a gadget that measures CPR quality for cardiac arrest sufferers


August 13th, 2008 - 5:09 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Electronics company Philips has invented a gadget that can help a first aider measure the quality of Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) while administering it to a person suffering ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Monkeys too possess abstract math skills just like humans


July 2nd, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2(ANI): It is not just humans who have the ability to comprehend numbers through abstract images, for their closest relatives monkeys can also do the same suggests a study.The ... Read more...

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