car accidents

Heavy drinking negates recovery from trauma


September 3rd, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) Heavy drinkers not only face a higher risk of car accidents and domestic violence, but alcohol also actually rewires the brain, negating recovery from a traumatic ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Jersey shooting rekindles debate on US gun laws (Third Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) Yet another shooting in the United States less than four weeks after a gunman killed six worshippers in a Sikh gurdwara in Wisconsin has rekindled ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cole, Will meet with an accident


August 30th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 30 (IANS) Singers Will.I.am and Cheryl Cole were shaken after they were in a car accident when returning from a studio session here. They are fine.Will.I.am, member ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Motorists circle Moscow in anti-Putin protest


February 20th, 2012 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hundreds of cars with white ribbons and balloons drove around Moscow Sunday to protest the expected return of Vladimir Putin as the Russian president in ... Read more...

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New York woman makes mummies out of dead pets


May 17th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 17 (IANS) A woman in New York, reputed to be a "sorceress", has a unique profession. She makes mummies of other people's pets and "helps" them remember ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Icy roads lead to car crashes in Chinese province


January 7th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 7 (IANS) Ice accumulating on highways led to three serious car accidents and a 10-car pile-up Friday in China's Guizhou province.Five people died and seven were injured, Xinhua reported.The 10-car ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag shows off ‘botched’ plastic surgery scars


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): Heidi Montag, who underwent 10 plastic surgery procedures including a chin reduction and second nose job in a day, now sports a series of unattractive scars.A year ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Surgery ruined my career, personal life: Heidi Montag


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Reality TV star Heidi Montag, who underwent 10 cosmetic surgeries in one day, regrets them now as she feels her body looks worse than it did pre-surgery. ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Heidi Montag Feels Like Edward Scissorhands Due to Scars


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:15 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heidi Montag had finally realized the error of her ways, but sadly, it is far too late to stop the damage the young star has done to her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Now, ‘vacuum cleaner’ that sucks up oil slicks


November 16th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): It works just like any other vacuum cleaner, but instead of dust, this device sucks up oil.Engineering students at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Trials set for body chilling anaesthesia


September 27th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A technique for chilling the trauma patients before surgery will now help save them from certain death, says a new research. The ground-breaking method will shut down their ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Why white cars never go out of vogue


September 13th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 13 (ANI): A new survey has indicated that amidst so many colour options, the most popular shade among American car buyers is plain old white.Since 2007, when white ended silver's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Five killed as car catches fire in Iran


September 11th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 11 (IANS) Five people were burnt to death when a car caught fire in Iran's southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, a media report said Saturday. "The car caught fire automatically while moving ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bhopal tragedy: Moily defends Centre, blames judiciary for delay


June 12th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June12 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minster M Veerappa Moily on Saturday defended the Central Government stand on the Bhopal gas tragedy and blamed the judiciary for delaying the case ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Frogs Flood Greece, Precursor To a Major Earthquake?


May 27th, 2010 - 2:08 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report by the Associated Press describes a horde of frogs which forced officials to close down a major highway in Thessaloniki, Greece. Some readers may remember Thessaloniki ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Football goals cause half a million car accidents


May 1st, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Football goals are the cause of almost half a million car crashes or near misses. According to a survey conducted by insurance firm More Than, avid football ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Illegal immigrants are intentionally causing car accidents: McCain


April 21st, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.21 (ANI): Senator John McCain has said that illegal immigrants are intentionally causing car accidents along state freeways.Defending the tough new Arizona immigration bill against the possibility of racial profiling, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Romantic’ road rage ’causes 2.5m car accidents in UK’


April 21st, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 21 (ANI): While Tiger Woods hit headlines and got into big trouble when he crashed his car into a tree after a row with wife Elin, a new research ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Earthquake Strikes San Diego On Monday


April 6th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri San Diego, Apr 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A number of aftershocks rocked the Mexico-Californian border region Monday after a massive earthquake jolted the area Sunday. The residents of the region are ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Eight killed, 247 injured in 561 car accidents in Pennsylvania during Easter weekend


April 5th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – Eight persons were killed and 247 others were injured in the 561 crashes investigated by the Pennsylvania State Police during the three-day Easter holiday driving period, Commissioner ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Pawtucket, RI man sentenced for drug and firearm charges


March 20th, 2010 - 3:54 am ICT by BNO News
PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND (BNO NEWS) – A resident of Pawtucket, Rhode Island was sentenced to 25 years imprisonment for drug trafficking and firearms charges, prosecutors announced on Friday.Pedro Michael Goncalves, 28, was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Cameron Douglas blames ‘dysfunctional upbringing’ for drug problems


February 27th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, February 27 (ANI): The legal team for Cameron Douglas, son of actor Michael Douglas, has laid the blame on their client's 'dysfunctional upbringing' for his "serious heroin addiction".Defense lawyer Dan ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Anti-drinking ads can spur greater alcohol use


February 26th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Advertising campaigns that use guilt or shame to warn against alcohol abuse can actually have the reverse effect, spurring increased drinking among target audiences, says research. Instead of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Anti-booze adverts ‘raise alcohol use’


February 25th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Advertising campaigns that warn against alcohol abuse can actually spur increase in drinking among target audiences, claims a new study.The research from the Indiana University Kelley School of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fact file of car accidents involving the rich (With Drunk woman kills two in Mumbai road accident)


January 30th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Following are some of the fatal accidents involving cars driven by the rich: January 1999: Businessman Sanjeev Nanda, under the influence of alcohol, ran his BMW ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

New mums a driving ‘hazard’


January 29th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 29 (ANI): New mothers can be as bad as drunk people while driving cars, a new study claims.Dr Kerry Armstrong and Dr Simon Smith, from the Queensland University of Technology's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Orange County Tornado Brings Life To A Standstill


January 20th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri California, Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) California was ravaged by an Orange County tornado that brought the life to a standstill. High wind accompanied the tornado. The weather experts are trying ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Coming soon, rabbit milk that may help treat heart patients


January 17th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 17 (ANI): Scientists are concentrating on creating herds of dairy rabbits to help treat heart patients with their milk.A farm in Holland is said to be the first in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Moussavi nephew among dead in Iran clashes


December 28th, 2009 - 4:30 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 28 (DPA) The nephew of Iranian reformist opposition leader Mir-Hossein Moussavi was among those killed during protests in Tehran, the opposition claimed Sunday - one of several people apparently killed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

East Coast Airports Face Delay In Airline Services Due To Inclement Weather


December 22nd, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Holiday season is plagued with annoying delay in Airline services this year. A massive storm is wrecking havoc in the east Coast. The storm also resulted ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jews around the world mark 26/11, with resolve ‘to do good’


November 26th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Nov 26 (IANS) A year after terrorists killed six people in Nariman House, Jews around the world are marking the event - not in sorrow or anger, but ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Self-harmers at higher risk of being involved in car crashes


November 26th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 26 (ANI): Young people, who engage in self-harming behaviour, are 40 pct more likely to be involved in car accidents, a new study has revealed.The researchers believe the increased crash ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Colorado Road Conditions Worsens With Winter Approach


October 11th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Denver, Oct. 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As winter is approaching, authorities need to be more careful about the road conditions of the states. Like every year, this year too people of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Soon, ‘intelligent car’ that alerts drivers in case of accident hazard


September 23rd, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): An international team of scientists has developed a novel system that detects "unusual behaviours" in drivers before a curve or an obstacle on the road and generates signals ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists map how white blood cells repair wounds


September 22nd, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Based on more than 50 experiments with mice, scientists have mapped out the basic steps taken by a particular set of white blood cells in setting the pace ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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