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Today’s young girls obsessed with celebrities


May 11th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) It seems a generation of young girls have no strong role models as they are obsessed with celebrities and reality TV stars, a British survey has ... Read more...

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One in three British teenage girls ’sexually assaulted’


March 5th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
London March 5 (IANS) A British survey has found that a third of teenage girls become victims of sexual violence by their boyfriends. Experts fear that some do not even ... Read more...

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More women in Britain do make-up on public transport


March 1st, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) A rising number of women are preferring to put on their make-up while commuting for work rather than in the privacy of their own bathrooms, says ... Read more...

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Things you may wish to have done differently


February 27th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Failure to see more of the world, not having worked harder at school, starting smoking and not exercising enough are some of the biggest things people ... Read more...

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Slim women prefer unsexy undies on date


February 10th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) While people may be extra cautious about what they wear on a date, a British survey has found slim women wear the least sexiest underwear for ... Read more...

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Britons claim having visited non-existing ancient wonders


February 5th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) A British survey has found one in eight people claiming to have visited ancient wonders of the world that turned non-existent centuries ago!Of the 2,500 people ... Read more...

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British survey on soap usage called off in Kerala


December 10th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 10 (IANS) A bathing soap-related survey being conducted for Britain-based organisations in a coastal hamlet near the Thiruvananthapuram international airport in Kerala was called off Saturday after protests ... Read more...

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Women get more pleasure in buying bags


September 25th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Women across the world get more pleasure when buying a handbag than any other item, says a British survey. The thrill is more than when buying ... Read more...

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Females bosses can wreck other women’s promotion


April 12th, 2011 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Women who make it to the top of an organisation are more likely to help out their male subordinates than female ones and sometimes can ... Read more...

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Nearly 50pc Brit parents ‘too busy to read their child a bedtime story’


January 31st, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Many of us have grown up listening to bedtime stories our parents read to us.However, a new British survey has revealed that this tradition is dying out - ... Read more...

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Average Brit woman has 22 garments she never wears


January 26th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): A British survey has revealed that the average woman has about 22 garments in her wardrobe that she will never wear but absolutely refuses to throw out.It seems ... Read more...

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50pc of Brit men are bedroom flops


November 25th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): A new British survey has revealed that one in two men is affected by impotence at some point in their lives, with alcohol to blame more often than ... Read more...

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Its official: First-born kids do hog families’ photo albums!


November 16th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A British survey has found that when it comes to favourites, the first child is always the one whose picture is taken the most of.The survey of 1,413 ... Read more...

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Failed relationships leave men more emotionally vulnerable


September 6th, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Depression, mood swings and irritability - these symptoms are more visible in men when they break up with their girlfriends. The findings of a recent ... Read more...

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Men make better bosses than women: British survey


August 12th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Women bosses are a nightmare to work for as they are too "sharp tongued" and "loose cannons" while male bosses are easier to deal with since they are ... Read more...

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8 out of 10 Brit footie fans say they would back gay players who come out


August 8th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 8 (ANI): Eight out of ten football fans believe openly gay players would have the same positive effect on football as black players did in the 1980s and 90s when ... Read more...

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20pc parents regret the names they chose for their babies


May 13th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 13 (ANI): A survey has revealed that at least one in five sets of parents regrets the names they chose for their babies.The survey, which was sponsored by Faye ... Read more...

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Average woman dates dozen men, spends over $2K before finding Mr Right


May 10th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 10 (ANI): An average woman would date dozens of men and shell out thousands of dollars before finding her Mr Right, according to a Kiwi dating expert.A survey by ... Read more...

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Half of Brit kids ‘have never been read a bedtime story’: Survey


April 30th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): A new British survey conducted on teachers has revealed that more than half of the students of their class have never been read a bedtime story.Researchers believe that ... Read more...

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Brit men think about footie Emile Heskey to make sex last longer!


April 27th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): Men think about English footballer Emile Heskey to make sex last longer, according to a British survey.While other blokes run through a soccer team's squad - with ... Read more...

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Women prefer chocolate to sex, wine!


April 24th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): A third of women dream about chocolate during the day, compared with only 18 per cent who think about sex, says a new British survey.Around 2.3 million British ... Read more...

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Sharp rise in injury, death of 70-yr-old Brits indulging in extreme sports


April 19th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): A new British survey has revealed that there is an alarming increase in the number of over-70s being injured or killed while indulging in extreme sports.Nearly a fifth ... Read more...

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Men twice as likely than women to be promiscuous


April 6th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): A British survey of 3,000 people has discovered that 13 percent of men had unprotected sex with more than one person during the past five years, compared with ... Read more...

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Joggers’ sex lives ‘more active’


March 11th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11 (ANI): A new British survey has revealed that joggers have more active sex lives than non-runners.The survey, which questioned 1,000 runners and 1,000 non-runners, found that one in ten ... Read more...

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Gigantic Iceberg Might Cause Climatic Changes


February 28th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, crash between an iceberg and a glacier, causing the ice berg to split off from an unexpected place, the cooler eastern end of ... Read more...

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3-year-old Brit kids can’t talk: Survey


January 4th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): A British survey has revealed that many kids are reaching the age of 3 without being able to say a word.Although, babies generally start speaking when they are ... Read more...

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Majority of Brits ‘never discuss sexual health’


November 21st, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): A new British survey has found that tens of thousands of people still shy away from taking about sexually transmitted infections, thereby risking their health.According to the Government's ... Read more...

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Average Brit mum relies on just nine meals to feed her family


November 16th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 16 (ANI): An average mum generally has just nine recipes in her stock to make her family happy, according to a new British survey.Nine out of 10 mothers polled confessed ... Read more...

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Busy Brit parents packing kids off to school with ‘unhealthy’ lunchboxes


November 16th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A new British survey carried out on school children's lunchboxes has shown that the snacks parents provide contain more than 12 teaspoons of unhealthy sugar.The survey conducted ... Read more...

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Monday Oct 26 is the ‘most unproductive day’ for Britain


October 26th, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Today will be the most 'unproductive day' as workers' struggle to come to terms with darker evenings brought on by the clock change, according to a British survey.The ... Read more...

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2 in 5 office workers think their next desk neighbours are irritating


October 23rd, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Two out of five office workers have said that they sit next to an annoying colleague, reveals a new British survey.And sometimes the situation becomes so bad that ... Read more...

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Teens who get alcohol from parents ‘get into less trouble’


October 9th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 09 (ANI): Giving money to your teenage kid for drinking alcohol can actually help him/her avoid getting into trouble, according to a new British survey.Researchers from Liverpool John Moores University ... Read more...

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Diabetics suffering from low blood sugar attacks


October 5th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): People suffering from diabetes are struggling to cope with regular low blood sugar attacks, according to a new British survey.The patients with regular attacks may stop having warning ... Read more...

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UK lottery jackpot winners usually live in homes with No. 3 in their addresses


August 19th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): A British survey has revealed that lotto jackpot winners often live in houses which have the number 3 in their address.The survey found that winners staying at addresses ... Read more...

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10pct men, 4pct women in UK on brink of becoming alcoholics, says report


May 21st, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21 (ANI): A new British survey has revealed that almost one in 10 men, and one in 25 women, shows signs of alcohol dependence.The poll showed that a quarter of ... Read more...

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