Reversal in retail policy will be major setback: Stakeholders

December 3rd, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) In the backdrop of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's disclosure Saturday that the federal government has put on hold, pending consensus, the decision ... Read more...

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Scientists unlock secret of eternal youth

November 29th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) Scientists have found a way to reverse aging, unlocking the secret of eternal youth and paving the way for a drug to keep one "forever young". Lives could ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Bobby Jindal ‘not interested’ in running for president in 2012

November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Bobby Jindal, the Indian origin Governor of Louisiana, has claimed that he is not interested in running for president in 2012.Jindal, a rising star selected by the ... Read more...

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US military welcomes end of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ law on Pentagon’s orders

October 20th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): The U.S. military has welcomed the Pentagon's decision to end the controversy over the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy, which it says will allow recruiters more freedom when ... Read more...

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Raw denim lovers stay in their jeans for years without washing them

September 30th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 30 (ANI): It is said about jeans-too much washing and the colour fades, too little washing and the denim bags. But, lovers of raw denim have another strategy-don't wash ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Tropical Storm, Fiona, Not Likely To Take On The Strength Of A Hurricane

September 2nd, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The National Hurricane Center (NHC), headquartered in Miami, had asserted on Monday that the tropical storm named Fiona had constructed itself in the Atlantic Ocean ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

The Diabetes Drugs, Avandia and Actos, Have The Same Amount of Risks

August 29th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The drug for diabetes of GlaxoSmithKline happens to be Avandia. American canvassers on Tuesday mentioned that Avandia was not more risky to the heart ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

An AIDS Vaccine is Possible

May 18th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant – CNSApproximately 7500 people newly infected with HIV every day. In this scenario, the development of an AIDS vaccine is one of the greatest challenges currently in medical research ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Samsung’s 3-D TV warning

April 16th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): One of the globe’s biggest electronic companies, Samsung Electronics, whose 3D television sets will hit the stores in the coming days, has cautioned the viewers ... Read more...

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Day and night Tests not in near future: ICC

March 31st, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) There is a long way to go before day-night Test cricket becomes a reality as there is still no viable alternative to the red colour ball, said Dave ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

KL Bill caveats to ensure that Pak can’t use funds for ‘fighting wars with India’: Kerry

October 20th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct. 20 (ANI): US Senator John Kerry has said that the caveats associated with the Kerry-Lugar Bill were to ensure that Pakistan didn't spend the aid money on arming to "fight ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Wrong workplace prompts teens to bed older partners

August 27th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) Allowing teens to work too many hours at the wrong place can derail their sexual health by prompting them to bed older partners. This is one of the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Long working hours may ruin teens’ sexual health

August 27th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): If teens are allowed to work for long hours in the wrong environment, it could take a toll on their sexual health, claims a new study.The discovery is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

McCain garners 68 percent of U.S. troop vote, Obama has 23 percent

October 22nd, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.22 (ANI): A Military Times poll indicates landslide support for Republican presidential candidate John McCain. While McCain has captured 68 percent of the military vote, his Democratic rival Barack Obama has ... Read more...

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New immune-based treatment may restore speech in Alzheimer’’s

July 21st, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): A new study into the treatment of Alzheimer''s disease reports improvement in language abilities using a novel immune-based approach.A video accompanying the study documents rapid language improvement ... Read more...

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Kamal Nath meets WTO Director General

July 18th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Ahead of the crucial mini ministerial meeting of the World Trade Organization being held in Geneva from July 21, Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath met ... Read more...

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India’s counter-terrorism centre should be a unique model (Commentary)

June 16th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
By Alok Rashmi Mukhopadhyay Jaipur, as usual, is fading away from the headlines of the national media, as it always does till another terror strike jerks our collective psyche with gory images, wrecked ... Read more...

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Alcohol isn’t harmful in moderation, but it’s not health food

May 23rd, 2008 - 11:51 am ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg, May 23 (DPA) Red wine wards off heart attacks, wine drinkers are healthier than beer drinkers and a drink in the evening certainly has never hurt anyone. These beliefs about the ... Read more...

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Apex court stays anti-quota order, Centre to file caveats (Second Lead)

May 16th, 2008 - 11:21 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Even as the Supreme Court Friday suspended a Calcutta High Court anti-quota order which restrained the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM-C) from admissions against the 27 ... Read more...

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NATO limits on Afghan operations make militancy possible: General

May 10th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
DPA Mons (Belgium), May 10 (DPA) Limits placed on NATO forces operating in Afghanistan by their national governments have allowed militant forces to keep a foothold in the country, a NATO general has ... Read more...

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AIDS vaccine may never be possibility, say leading scientists

April 24th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 24 (ANI): Millions of dollars, and countless number of hours have been spent in the effort to find an AIDS vaccine. The target however, still remains a distant dream, ... Read more...

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Living upside-down has shaped spiders to save energy

March 26th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Majority of land animals evolved to use the ground as the main support for their motion. But thats not the case with spiders, as they live, feed, ... Read more...

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High court restrains production of `Flame’ motorcycle

February 17th, 2008 - 5:32 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, February 17 (IANS) The Madras High Court has stayed the production of motorcycle brand "TVS Flame 125" while passing orders on a writ petition filed by a rival two-wheeler manufacturing major. ... Read more...

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