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Check tobacco promotion, sales: Voluntary group to FSSAI


June 20th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) An anti-tobacco voluntary group Wednesday sought intervention of India's food safety authority to check promotion and sales of tobacco products in the country as part ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Now, diapers for adults


January 11th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Surgical company Paramount Surgimed Ltd Wednesday announced the launch of adult diapers, meant to relieve embarrassment for the elderly citizens or people suffering from urinary ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

China busts multi-million-dollar fake drugs racket


November 29th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 29 (IANS) Fake drugs worth 210 million yuan ($33 million) were seized in central China's Henan province, authorities said.Police busted 187 units that allegedly made or sold 240 ... Read more...

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National Beef recalls beef over e-coli concerns


August 15th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, 15 Aug (THAIDNIAN NEWS) A total of 604,424 pounds of beef are being recalled throughout the United States on concern of e coli outbreak. US health officials say the strain could ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Oz companies buying misspelt internet addresses to stop others from using their brands


February 6th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Australian companies are reportedly buying misspelt Internet domain names with the intention of stopping others from gaining profit from their brand names.Some corporations like Qantas, Westpac and Woolworths ... Read more...

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Popping a pill can help treat alcoholism


December 15th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): An updated review of studies has confirmed that a little-used medication can help treat alcoholism.Twelve-step programs have been the mainstay for helping alcoholics to quit drinking, but a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

400,000 counterfeit toys seized in Italy


November 11th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 11 (IANS/AKI) Almost 400,000 counterfeit children's Christmas toys and decorations valued at two million euros has been seized here over the last 15 days, police said.The potentially hazardous items were ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Latest Egg Recall Issued By Cal-Maine Foods


November 10th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The year 2010 is truly turning out to be the year of recall. The latest one is another egg recall that has been issued by distributor ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

The Cheapest Family in America shows how to live in these hard times


October 1st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Economide family of Arizona have showcased how to live comfortably in these hard economic times, as many people continue to lose their jobs or stay out of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘Killer Nari’ denims from Narendra Kumar


September 29th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Narendra Kumar would soon be launching his own range of denimwear, called the "Killer Nari". He is launching this line of awesome denim apparel with the association ... Read more...

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Slogans about saving money actually increase spending: Study


September 21st, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 21(ANI): It may come as a surprise for all the companies who try to attract customers with their 'save money' slogans, as a new study has revealed that people exposed ... Read more...

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Fashion is an art form: Zoe Saldana


September 7th, 2010 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) "Avatar" actress Zoe Saldana says she believes fashion is an "art form" and so she puts a lot of effort into picking out her outfits. The actress, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wright County Egg Recall List Continues To Expand


August 19th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following the 228 million egg recall by Wright County Egg last week, the company on Wednesday expanded the egg recall list to 380 million eggs. Late ... Read more...

Posted in Health, World |

Wright County Egg to recall 228 million eggs because of fears of salmonella contamination


August 18th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Galt, Aug 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wright County Egg is all set to recall 228 million eggs because of fears of salmonella contamination. A multi-state investigation is also on in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fake cold drink factory busted, six held


July 2nd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Six people were arrested Friday after police busted a fake cold drink factory here seizing about 1,000 spurious bottles of well-known brands, police said. The factory producing the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ideal synergy between Czech technology and India’s growing market: Ansari


June 8th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
Prague (Czech Republic), June 8 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said there is an ideal synergy between Czech technology and India's growing market, adding that there is also scope ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oil mill gutted in Thane


April 13th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April, 13 (IANS) A major fire erupted Tuesday in an oil mill in the adjoining district of Thane but there were no casualties, police said. The blaze broke out around 5.30 a.m. ... Read more...

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Facebook To Annul ‘Become A Fan Of’ And Substitute It With ‘Like’


March 31st, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Facebook is readying itself to transform the manner in which it solicits its utilizers to attach themselves to the brand names and the superstars ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Rajasthan police busts major fake drugs preparation racket


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Dec 23 (ANI): The Rajasthan Police on Wednesday busted a huge fake drugs preparation racket under the labels of reputed pharmaceutical companies.According to police two people have been arrested in connection ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Indian outsourcing to figure at British ’summit’ on Jaguar Land Rover


November 3rd, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Nov 3 (IANS) British union leaders are to meet lawmakers from a key manufacturing belt Wednesday in what has been dubbed an 'MPs' summit' to discuss the fate ... Read more...

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Large amount of fake ghee seized in Gwalior


September 22nd, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
Gwalior, Sep. 22 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh authorities have seized large quantities of fake ghee in Gwalior.Acting on a tip-off, officials from the state administration raided the two dairies producing clarified butter. Samples ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Police seize spurious clarified butter in Gwalior


September 12th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
Gwalior, Sep 12 (ANI): Police raided a factory in Gwalior and seized large quantities of lose and packaged clarified butter on Saturday."Yesterday we received information about a factory producing spurious clarified ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Over-the-counter painkillers can become addictive within just three days


September 4th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 4 (ANI): Popular painkillers, which are routinely used to ease headaches, back problems and period pain, can cause addiction in just three days, the UK Government's drug watchdog has warned.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Maytag Recalls More Defective Refrigerators


August 26th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey According to the sources, Maytag had reportedly said on Tuesday that it will be recalling about 46,000 refrigerators that are under the Maytag, Magic Chef, Performa by Maytag and Crosley ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Avon launches Little White Dress


August 13th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IBNS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IBNS) White is the new black this season. Similar to the classic elegance exuded by The Little Black Dress, the little white dress symbolizes the feminine, fashion staple of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Jay-Z may join Warner Music Group after Def Jam split


May 28th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 28 (ANI): Rapper Jay-Z is likely to ink a deal with Warner Music Group after his recent split from Def Jam.If successful, it will make him one of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cybersquatters hoping to cash in on Susan Boyle’s popularity


May 28th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle is being targeted by cybersquatters, who want to make money from the global interest in Britain's Got Talent's contestant.Boyle is among 33 of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China reveals about 300,000 children were made ill by tainted milk


December 2nd, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.2 (ANI): In a major revision of numbers, Chinas Ministry of Health has acknowledged that nearly 300,000 children became sick after consuming milk tainted with the toxic plastic melamine. According to ... Read more...

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Billions of dollars being splashed every year on ineffective ”quack” health foods


November 26th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Obese people are wasting billions of pounds every year on quack health foods, which are actually ineffective, says a nutritional expert on the online British Medical Journal.Professor ... Read more...

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Gujarats eco-friendly Oreva motorbike to reach other States very soon


October 27th, 2008 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
By Suresh Soni Rajkot (Gujarat), Oct.27 (ANI): Oreva, an eco-friendly motorbike, which has been indigenously designed and manufactured by a Morbi-based Ajanta Limited Co. of Gujarat, is all set to hit the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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