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2011 British riots could be repeated: Survey


August 3rd, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Many young people in Britain believe there could be a repeat this year of the riots of 2011 as the worsening employment conditions that contributed to ... Read more...

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‘Uu kodatara Ulikki padataara’ not for family audiences (Telugu Movie Review)


July 29th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Uu kodatara Ulikki padataara"; Cast: Manchu Manoj Kumar, Manchu Lakshmi, Deeksha Seth, Sonu Sood, Dharmavarapu, Prabhu, Suhasini, Bhanuchander, Nandamuri Balakrishna (in a special role) and others; Producer: Manchu Lakshmi; Director: ... Read more...

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Women can be more promiscuous than men


May 19th, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) A new study has suggested that when it comes to being sexually unfaithful while being away from home, women tend to rack up more lovers than ... Read more...

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No time for boredom: Priyanka


April 12th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) National award-winning actress Priyanka Chopra says there is no scope for her to get bored in her profession."This is a very funny thing. I don't ... Read more...

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Lack of challenges turn schoolboys cynical


March 2nd, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, March 2 (IANS) Lack of challenges and boredom after three or four years of study turns enthusiastic schoolboys into hardened cynics as they reach higher classes."The school does not ... Read more...

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How to revive romance in marriage? Take tips from experts!


February 12th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Did you shelve love after marriage? Experts suggest that this Valentine's Day, with some planning, time management and surprises, couples can rekindle romance and brush ... Read more...

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Brisk walk cuts chocolate consumption by half


December 8th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) A brisk 15-minute walk seems to be the easiest way to cut down chocolate consumption by half at the workplace.Even in stressful situations, office workers eat ... Read more...

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What made Steve Jobs tick? Boredom


October 6th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 6 (IANS) Steve Jobs, the visionary co-founder of tech giant Apple, was an adopted child who grew up in a middle-class suburb, took LSD and travelled to India ... Read more...

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Spacey hosting acting workshop for children


September 12th, 2011 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) "Superman Returns" star Kevin Spacey is hosting acting workshops for children to encourage their interest in the arts.Spacey, who is an artistic director of the ... Read more...

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Financial reward can help one do better on IQ tests


April 27th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Scientists have shown that offering a financial reward for doing well can increase people's score by up to 20 points on the scale where the average ... Read more...

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Chimps’ contagious yawning a sign of empathy, not just sleepiness


April 7th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): In chimpanzees, contagious yawning is not just a marker of sleepiness or boredom; it may actually be a sign of a social connection between individuals.New research at the ... Read more...

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Apartheid prevails at Australian hotel’s pubs


April 6th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 6 (IANS) A hotel in Australia has opened two separate bars to keep the non-indigenous people and the Aboriginals away from each other. One is called Sportsman's Bar ... Read more...

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‘Bored’ Prince Harry back to smoking


April 4th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 04 (ANI): Prince Harry, who tried to give up smoking after his 10-week stint in Afghanistan in 2008, is reportedly back to his old habit.The royal soldier, 26, has been ... Read more...

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3.23pm - the time when we are most likely to give up dieting


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): 3.23pm is the time when dieters are most likely to give in to temptation and reach for a sweet treat, according to experts.It was previously believed that elevenses ... Read more...

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3.23 p.m. - the time when dieting fails


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) A myth that a midnight snack spelt doom for people on a diet has finally been broken. Experts say temptation for food is maximum during mid-afternoon ... Read more...

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Midlife crisis is more hype than truth: Experts


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): Experts have suggested that the idea of midlife crisis being common is nothing but a myth.Psychologist Margie Lachman of Brandeis University in Massachusetts has said that crisis are ... Read more...

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Secondary task may ‘improve driver’s attention, stability on road’


February 15th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): New research by human factors/ergonomics researchers at the University of Kansas suggests that drivers who lose focus on the road because of boredom can actually increase their attention ... Read more...

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Bored Drivers More Likely To Have Accidents


January 8th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Are you a calm driver, a rash driver or a bored driver? If you are under the impression that a fast and furious disposition on the ... Read more...

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Ronnie Wood ‘helps son through rehab’


December 31st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Rolling Stones rocker Ronnie Wood has apparently extended his support to son Jesse who is battling his personal demons in rehab.The veteran guitarist, who has endured seven stints ... Read more...

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Rapper 50 Cent Uses Twitter to Market Snow Shoveling Business


December 29th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When the blizzard hit the East Coast this week, rapper 50 Cent warded off his boredom by starting his own little snow shoveling enterprise, and marketing the whole ... Read more...

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Get Set Clean For Christmas


December 19th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is get set clean time for all, as Santa Clause is on its way. With the unwanted stuffs consuming half of the empty space in ... Read more...

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‘Spider-Man’ On Broadway Fails To Live Up To Audience Expectations


November 30th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Theater-goers have been anticipating a lot about this much awaited Broadway project, "Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark" preview performance. This theatrical piece was much hyped because ... Read more...

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Special blue-tinted lighting installed in UK school to wake up drowsy pupils


November 26th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 26 (ANI): A British high school has installed special blue-tinted lighting to combat the boredom that teenage students often go through in the classroom.The system, developed by Philips electronics corporation, ... Read more...

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Doll that jiggles breasts when bra is taken off a hit in Malaysian market


November 24th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 24 (ANI): A doll that jiggles its breasts when its bra is taken off is said to be attracting a lot of attention and customers at a market in ... Read more...

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77pc of divorced man don’t regret cheating: Study


November 21st, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 21 (ANI): When infidelity strikes a marriage, it breaks hearts. But a new study has found that most of the divorced guys don't regret cheating.In a survey, 77 percent ... Read more...

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Handwriting spells out differences between Wills and Kate


November 20th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Amid the buzz surrounding Kate Middleton and Prince William's impending nuptials, an expert in hand-writings has analysed touching messages left by the couple in the visitors' book ... Read more...

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Brit teacher sheds 15st by swapping takeaways for home-cooked meals


November 18th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): A school teacher from Southampton has been crowned Slimming World's Woman of the Year 2010 after she shed a whopping 15 stone in 18 months and dropped from ... Read more...

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6 in 10 Brit women feel bored because of ‘endless housework, dull sex life’


November 12th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that millions of Brit women complain they are stuck in a rut because their lives are too ordinary.The study quizzed women aged 18 ... Read more...

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A dog’s rightful place is in his master’s bed


November 9th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 9 (ANI): An animal expert has revealed that pets are better behaved and less stressed if allowed to sleep with their ownersThey are suffering separation distress and should be in ... Read more...

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Ashley Smith Did Not Commit Suicide, Psychologist’s Report Says


October 30th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A psychologist's report has ruled the death of 19-year-old Ashley Smith as accident thereby refuting speculations that the New Brunswick woman might have taken her own ... Read more...

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Bored lottery winner in Britain drinks himself to death


October 25th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) A Briton who became bored after he gave up his job following his nine-million pound lottery win has drank himself to death, a media report said Monday.Keith ... Read more...

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‘Sandalwood Guru’ leaves viewers confused, bored(Kannada Film Review)


October 24th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Sandalwood Guru"; Director: Manas; Cast: Manas, Akshatha Shetty, Sathya Venkatesh, Chiranjeevi; Music: James Architect; Rating: *The artists and technicians associated with "Sandalwood Guru" who hail from different backgrounds ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria Dozed Off During Date With Tony


October 12th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actress Eva Longoria, who is presently married to Tony Parker, recently admitted in an interview, that she had fallen asleep while on a pizza dinner date ... Read more...

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‘Pessimistic’ dogs tend to behave badly


October 12th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) Dogs that bark and chew furniture when left alone are not badly behaved - they are pessimistic, a study shows. Far from causing mayhem due to boredom ... Read more...

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Bored cop writes reports in verse


October 12th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 12 (IANS) A policemen in Sweden got so bored with the job that he has started writing crime reports in verse.Police officer Mats Ostman, 42, from the Swedish island of ... Read more...

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