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People more likely to eat fruits within reach


May 1st, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Want to stay healthy - then place fruits in a clear bowl within arm's reach, so that you could help yourself whenever you felt the urge ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Beckinsale’s dressing hassles


December 22nd, 2011 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Actress Kate Beckinsale says it takes a whole lot of people to make her look as stunning as she looks at red carpet events.The 38-year-old "Pearl ... Read more...

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World’s biggest insect - Weta insect discovered in New Zealand


December 2nd, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Auckland, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world’s biggest insect has been discovered on an island in New Zealand. The animal is so big that it has carrot on its list of diets! ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Odours can help cut salt in food


August 15th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Certain odours can make the food seem saltier than it is and could help cut down salt consumption which, if not controlled, is a risk ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chimps lose out by ‘aping dominant member of the group’


April 24th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): A Georgia State University researcher has hinted that a chimpanzee is unable to use its own initiative to gain the best possible reward if it behaves differently from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Carrots can help prevent breast cancer


April 6th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Carrots can halt the progression of breast cancer in the early stages of the disease, a study says.The retinoic acid, which is contained in carrot, also ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US pursuing carrot and stick focus on N. Waziristan operations


March 28th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 28 (ANI): The United States is considering various options, including typical hardcore solutions based on its carrot and stick policy in repairing strained relations with Pakistan by demanding military operation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obese people ‘more likely to slim down if they’re paid’


February 10th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): A U.S. study has says that obese people may be more likely to slim down if they have money riding on their success through financial incentives - but ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bribing kids to eat veggies really does work


February 8th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 08 (ANI): A new study has found that bribing children is the best way to get them to eat vegetables.Children who were rewarded for eating their greens over a fortnight ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Winter Vegetable Gardening Tips One Can Benefit From


January 13th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It would be wrong to assume that summer is the only season when you can grow vegetables in your garden. It is also possible to raise ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Top 10 tips on how to stick to New Year’s resolutions


January 1st, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): A study has found that most people who make New Year's resolutions fail to keep them within one week of starting. Now tips have been offered to help ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Onion rava dosa? Don’t bet on it in Chennai!


December 21st, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) If you go looking for onion rava dosa in a Chennai hotel these days, chances are you will be disappointed. Owing to the prices of vegetables - and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Injury-plagued Oram says World Cup is his ‘carrot’ to nix his retirement fears


December 5th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Dec 5(ANI): New Zealand all-rounder Jacob Oram, who is fighting to overcome a knee injury, has said that he will consider retiring if he fails to make the Black Caps' 15-man ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hell’s Kitchen: Who Goes Home?


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Hell’s Kitchen began, the contestants had to recreate a dish from sight smell and taste with no idea what the ingredients were. They each had 45 minutes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hendricks dyed hair red ‘to get attention’


November 1st, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 1 (ANI): Christina Hendricks originally dyed her natural blonde hair into red because the star was "obsessed" with children's book Anne Of Green Gables as a child.The 'Mad Men star' ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Australia votes the carrot as its favourite vegetable


September 6th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 6 (ANI): A survey has found that the carrot is the favourite vegetable of Australians.Almost two out of every three households in the country included carrots in their weekly shopping ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World’s biggest spud looks exactly like Starship Enterprise!


September 4th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 4 (ANI): Vegetable gardening is no easy feat, but an amateur has broken the world record for growing the biggest-ever potato that bears an uncanny resemblance to Starship Enterprise.Peter Glazebrook ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Injury-plagued Oram says World Cup is his ‘carrot’ to nix his ‘R’ word fears


August 28th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Aug 28(ANI): New Zealand all-rounder Jacob Oram will be sidelined for the rest of this year after he has a knee surgery next week, but he remains determined to be fit ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Taylor defends continuation of ‘enjoyable’ ODIs


July 21st, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), July 21 (ANI): New Zealand middle order batsman Ross Taylor has said that one-day cricket doesn't need to be changed.The Manawatu Standard quoted the 26-year-old, who will ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Knitter has Bugs Bunny impaled by fork


July 12th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): A German woman has created a bunch of knitted and crocheted artworks that includes Bugs Bunny being impaled by a fork.Patricia Waller, 48, from Berlin, Germany, knits and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Michael Jackson’s last day’s events known now


June 21st, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jun 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The late King of Pop breathed his last around a year ago, and since then there has been a lot of speculation about what must ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Its parmesan flan, hibiscus-flavoured champagne et al for Krishna in Washington


June 5th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): The reception hosted at the US State Department for visiting Indian External Affairs Minister S.M.Krishna and his delegation had a menu that was wide in variety, tickling both ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Simpsons’ Homer declares himself the new Messiah


May 20th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 20 (ANI): In yet another controversial episode of the famous satirical cartoon show 'The Simpsons', Homer declares himself the new Messiah.According to The Daily Star, the chubby cartoon legend believes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Like humans, chimps too can spot unfairness


April 13th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Like humans, chimps too can recognise unfairness, even when individuals other than themselves are in the picture, say scientists.To reach the conclusion, Sarah Brosnan, a primate behaviourist at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

40,000 prostitutes may enter South Africa during World Cup


March 7th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 7 (ANI): Soccer World Cup organizers have warned that close to 40,000 prostitutes may enter South Africa during the event.The authorities, at a meeting of the United Nations ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Haryana recovers Rs.1,000 crore from power defaulters


February 24th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 24 (IANS) Implementing a carrot and stick policy against electricity consumers in the state has paid off for the power department in Haryana. The department has been able to recover ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Proteas’ Donald eyes England’s bowling coach post


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) Former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald has said he is interested in returning as England's new bowling coach. The departure of Ottis Gibson to become head coach of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Self-control is contagious


January 14th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Watching or even thinking about someone with good self-control makes others more likely exert self-control, say researchers.On the other hand, those with bad self-control influence others negatively.The new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Britain suggests Taliban reintegration, BBC sites leaked memo


November 13th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) British officials have proposed the Afghan government reconcile with senior Taliban leaders and have them removed from an international sanctions list, the BBC reported Friday. The leaked ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meet the Brit woman who is scared of veggies!


November 9th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 09 (ANI): A 22-year-old British student suffers from an unusual problem - she fears vegetables.Vicki Larrieux, from Portsmouth, gets panic stricken even if she sees a pea or sprout.The fear ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Daya ka Jatka zor se lage


October 26th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The multi talented girl Disha Wakani aka Daya of Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma is always loaded with energy on sets to the extent that even the cast and crew ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Arnie posts his breakfast of oatmeal on Twitter


October 13th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 13 (ANI): Actor turned California-Gov Arnold Schwarzenegger is said to have taken a photo of his bowl of oatmeal with a blueberry-raspberry-and-banana smiley face and posted it on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cole is key to Chelsea’s and England’s ‘Fantasy Football’


September 23rd, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 23 (ANI): Chelsea's Joe Cole was last night hailed as the "fantasy player" who can make the difference in helping the club regain the Premier League title.Cole makes his ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Carrots boiled whole before being cut up ‘better at fighting cancer’


June 17th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Here's a life saving cooking tip for you: boiling carrots whole before slicing them increases their anti-cancer properties by 25 percent, new study has revealed.According to the Newcastle ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Is Kate Moss planning to write a cookbook?


April 6th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 6 (ANI): After conquering the modelling world and storming the high street with her Topshop threads, Kate Moss is rustling up some recipes to tickle tastebuds, according to sources.The catwalk ... Read more...

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