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Europe condemns Russian livestock import ban


March 21st, 2012 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, March 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The European Commission has condemned Russia's decision to ban livestock import from Europe following the spread there of the Schmallenberg and Bluetongue viruses.Russia imposed a ... Read more...

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Russia to ban cattle imports from all EU states


March 6th, 2012 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's food safety and sanitary watchdog will ban cattle imports from all EU countries from March 20 following the spread of the Schmallenberg and Bluetongue ... Read more...

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Dracula therapy: Fighting ageing with your own blood


November 16th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) For ages, blood sucking has been the preserve of vampires, but medical science has now put 'dracula therapy' to good use - to fight ageing. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Blood-sucking beast’ attacking animals worldwide


July 29th, 2011 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) A "supernatural, blood-sucking beast" is out in the wild and is attacking livestock in many countries, farmers across the world claim.Disturbed farmers in Russia's third ... Read more...

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Israeli researchers track deadly virus


July 25th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 25 (IANS) Unsure as to how a virus -- transmitted from birds to humans by blood-sucking mosquitoes -- migrated to the US and where it will strike next, ... Read more...

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Trump drops ‘F-word’ fusillade, calls politicians ‘blood suckers’


April 30th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Potential Republican candidate Donald Trump has dropped a barrage of 'F-bombs' at a massive Las Vegas rally where he attacked US President Barack Obama and slammed other ... Read more...

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Mythical ‘goat sucker’ chupacabra shot by US man


December 28th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): A fabled blood-sucking creature called chupacabra was shot and killed in Lebanon Junction, Kentucky, after it emerged from woodland into the garden of a home.It's equally plausible that ... Read more...

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No concrete proposal to waive off Punjab’s debt: Badal


October 19th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 19 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Tuesday denied that there was any concrete proposal from the central government on waiving the state's nearly Rs.35,000 crore loan."There is no ... Read more...

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Google’s New York office bugged with bedbugs


September 6th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google has an entirely new problem on their hands – bedbugs.The bugs are moving fast into the homes of most Americans. But it seems the ... Read more...

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Names Of The Most Bedbug Infested Cities In America Revealed


August 25th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A survey conducted by the pest extermination service company Terminix revealed that New York topped the list of the most bedbug infested cities ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Human body louse genome sequenced


June 22nd, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): Scientists have successfully sequenced the genome of the human body louse.The achievement is expected to yield new insights into louse - and human - biology and evolution.The ... Read more...

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Rising immigrants in Russia leading to increase in bed bugs


June 20th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 20 (IANS) Bed bugs have been making life difficult for people in the Russian capital and figures from the country's official health watchdog show the population of the blood-sucking ... Read more...

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Uddhav’s blood-donation camp is blood-sucking exercise: Raj


May 9th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Navi Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray Sunday slammed Shiv Sena's recent blood donation camp in Mumbai as a "blood-sucking exercise" which would not help solve ... Read more...

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‘Vampire’ trio drink NZ man’s blood


May 6th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 6 (ANI): Two women and a man attacked a man and sucked his blood in a vampire type attack in Wellington's Mount Victoria.The accused have been charged with wounding with ... Read more...

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Search for director of ‘Breaking Dawn’ on


March 18th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 18 (ANI): Summit studios have reportedly approached Bill Condon, Sofia Coppola and Gus Van Sant to helm the final 'Twilight' flick.However, only Van Sant's reps have confirmed the reports, ... Read more...

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Trailer Released


March 2nd, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mar 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The trend of writing quirk classic novels is catching up fast with a section of writers and the readers are lapping up those so called mash ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson lives in fear of his own fans


November 15th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): Twilight star Robert Pattinson worries he'll be killed by his fans.The British actor says he worries about being infected with HIV when obsessed followers approach him with open ... Read more...

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The ‘New World In My View’ Episode Of True Blood Season 2: An Insight


August 24th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar It was the 10th episode 'New World In My View' of True Blood, where Sookie, Bill and Jason have returned to Bon Temps, on the Sunday series, and nothing looks ... Read more...

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A thirst for blood sparks toxic algal blooms


July 1st, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden have suggested that toxic algal blooms are created when aggressive algae kill and injure their competitors in order to absorb ... Read more...

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Megan Fox not the new Buffy The Vampire Slayer, say producers


June 16th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): Producers of Buffy The Vampire Slayer have shot down rumours that they have roped in Hollywood siren Megan Fox for the TV show's upcoming big screen revival.The bosses ... Read more...

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Genetic changes that made bats blood-sucking vampires


October 31st, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): A new research has pinpointed some of the genetic changes that allowed vampire bats to evolve to subsist on a diet of pure blood.According to a report ... Read more...

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Leech therapy makes a revival in Kashmir


April 24th, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, April 24 (ANI): Doctors at various hospitals in Kashmir have adapted traditional leech therapy for patients suffering from various ailments like surgical reattachments of fingers, toes, ears for its ability ... Read more...

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Insects may have caused dinosaur extinction, suggests new study


January 4th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): A new study by scientists has suggested that dinosaurs might have been wiped off the face off the Earth by biting, disease-carrying insects over a long period of ... Read more...

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