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Force India draw blank in Canadian GP


June 11th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 11 (IANS) High-tyre degradation marred Force India's chances of a top-10 finish in the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix here Sunday, with Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks to enhance trade with Iran


December 16th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) Pakistan is looking at enhancing trade with Iran, said a minister here.Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan Thursday underlined the need for enhancing ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Mayawati won’t benefit from Uttar Pradesh split: Ajit Singh


November 16th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Supporting the division of Uttar Pradesh into four, Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Ajit Singh Wednesday said the split won't benefit the state's Chief Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Dalgish to discuss poor refereeing with Liverpool owners


September 11th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Frustrated with poor officiating, manager Kenny Dalglish will be consulting Liverpool onwers on tackling the problems with refereeing decisions.Dalglish felt that referee Mark Clattenburg was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hazare threatens to protest again


June 16th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Veteran Gandhian Anna Hazare Thursday attacked the government for not being serious about ridding the country of corruption and threatened to agitate again if a ... Read more...

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Aspirin may cut the risk of pancreatic cancer


April 5th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): Taking aspirin at least once per month is linked to a significant decrease in pancreatic cancer risk, according to a new study.Xiang-Lin Tan, a research fellow at Mayo ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Muslims better off in Bengal than Gujarat: Buddhadeb


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) Dismissing a report which said that the condition of Muslims in West Bengal was worse than in Gujarat, Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Wednesday said the ... Read more...

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Senior telecom official to probe divestment of VSNL


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) S.R. Rao, additional secretary in the Department of Telecom (DoT), has been named to head the probe on matters relating to the divestment of state-run ... Read more...

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Pakistani, Chinese air forces conduct joint exercise


March 19th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 19 (IANS) Pakistani and Chinese air forces are currently conducting joint exercises at an undisclosed location in Pakistan, according to a media report.Combat aircraft, pilots and technicians of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Now, easy to wear, more accurate watch-like device to measure BP


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): The way patients' blood pressure is measured is set to improve thanks to a new blood pressure measurement device.The new approach, invented by scientists at the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Harold Landry killed his wife so that she didn’t benefit from the divorce settlement


February 16th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pershore, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Harold Landry is one miser, to say the least! He was about to divorce his wife Lucy, but at the same time he didn’t want her to ... Read more...

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US-Afghan-Pak talks will be rescheduled in due course of time: Basit


February 13th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 13(ANI): Pakistan's standoff with the United States over double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis' detention will not thwart talks between them and Afghanistan, Pakistan's Foreign Office has said.The US has ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US defers trilateral meeting with Pakistan


February 13th, 2011 - 5:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 13 (IANS) The US has postponed a trilateral meeting involving Pakistan due later this month here amid a diplomatic row over continued detention of an American official who shot ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lisa Ray Keeps Marriage At Bay, Plans A Yoga Studio In Toronto


January 29th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
According to Lisa, marriage is an ‘imperfect institution’ and she does not plan to enter into it now. Speaking about her relationship status with Brett Wilson, she says that the rumour ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘The City’ Stands Canceled: Reveals Whitney Port


October 26th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The New York City based reality show named ‘The City’ now stands cancelled. This was reported by Whitney Port, a regular fixture of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mum jailed for prostituting teenage daughter in Sydney


October 19th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): An Australian mother has landed in jail after she prostituted her teenage daughter.A judge has described the case as 'an extreme breach of trust'.The girl says she ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Why some find anti-malarial drug quinine bitter while others don’t


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 3 (ANI): While some find the anti-malarial drug quinine easy to gulp down, some find it repulsive to taste - and it's all in the genes, says a new study."This ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

West Bengal farmers expect good jute production this year


June 27th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Jalpaiguri (West Bengal), June 27 (ANI): Jute farmers in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri District are expecting a good production this year as the area has received good rainfall."This time, we have good rain ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

‘Dussehri’ mangoes witness high demand in export market


June 9th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by ANI
Malihabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 9 (ANI): The mango exporters in Uttar Pradesh's Malihabad Town are a happy lot this season, as good production of 'Dussehri' mangoes has led to a sudden increase ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Early treatment doubles survival chances after stroke


May 15th, 2010 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Patients who receive treatment within 90 minutes of a stroke attack are twice as likely to increase the chances of good recovery, say researchers. Researchers from University of Glasgow ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Millions Of Unapproved Heart Pills Sold By Pharmacists: Says FDA


March 29th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heart diseases claim the lives of numerous people each year and it is quite disappointing to know that a large number of pharmacies are selling unapproved ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Unique identification number helps poor people, says Nilekani


March 20th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 20 (ANI): The Unique Identification Data Authority of India (UIDAI) chairman Nandan Nilekani on Saturday said the unique identification number would help poor to access and benefit from government schemes ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Freezing cancer kills it in its place in mice


March 4th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study in mice has shown that freezing cancer kills it in its place and also generates an immune response that helps stop the cancer's spread.A research ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Elderly benefit from living by parks, walking trails


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 22 (IANS) Elders who live near physical activity resources like parks, trails and recreational facilities benefit healthwise, says a new study. Researchers conducted a study among community-dwelling men, aged 65 years ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Balloon boy’s dad heads to jail


January 12th, 2010 - 3:53 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 12 (DPA) The father who triggered a massive alert after falsely claiming his six-year-old son was adrift in an experimental helium balloon headed to jail Monday to serve a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

A hug can help you beat the blues!


December 11th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Dec 11 (ANI): Feeling down in the dumps? Well, then go out and get a hug, says a new Canadian study.After analyzing data from the 2007 Canadian Community Health Survey, researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vitamin D could save older adults from frequent falls


October 2nd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 02 (ANI): A new study suggests that people above 65 years should take high dose of vitamin D to prevent falls.The research has found that a daily supplement of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mel B lives modest life for reality show


September 10th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): Ex-Spice Mel B has quit her luxurious mansion to live in a humble house for a new reality TV show.The 33-year-old singer is now living in a house ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Airtel launches wireless data card for prepaid users


August 9th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Telecom major Bharti Airtel Sunday launched its wireless data card for prepaid users in Delhi and the national capital region (NCR) that will enable Internet connectivity for ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

31st Gilroy Garlic Festival


July 24th, 2009 - 10:46 pm ICT by GD
The 31st annual Gilroy Garlic Festival is to be held on July 24,25,26. It is been touted as the "Ultimate Summer Food Fair." This year the festival steps into its 31st year ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Desparate Bell wants a crack at the Aussies, but on merit


July 23rd, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Warwickshire batsman Ian Bell is almost certain to play in the Npower Third Ashes Test starting on his home ground of Edgbaston next Thursday, and is desperate for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

State level pineapple festival held in Imphal


July 11th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K SinghImphal, July 11 (ANI): To bring all pineapple farmers of Manipur, a State known for pineapple production, on a common platform and promote agro-based tourism and horticulture crops, the 2nd ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Men who marry younger women live longer


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): Men live longer if they marry a younger woman, according to population statistics.What's more, men who tie the knot with older women are more likely to die early, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Alcohol gives men’’s sexual performance a boost


January 25th, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 25 (ANI): Australian scientists have given men the perfect reason to drink: alcohol improves performance in the bedroom.According to News.com.au, the boffins believe that the latest finding will reassure ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India to have most modernised met department: Sibal


January 16th, 2009 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) India will have one of the most modernised meteorological departments in the world by 2014, a central minister said here Thursday. Speaking at the India Meteorological Department's ... Read more...

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