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‘Terrorists may get hold of Syrian chemical weapons’

June 12th, 2012 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, June 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syria's stockpiles of chemical weapons may end up in the hands of terrorists as the ruling regime and anti-government forces continue fierce fighting, an ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gaddafi’s chemical weapons found

November 15th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) Deadly chemical weapons hoarded by slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have been found in the North African country, British Prime Minister David Cameron has said.The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

All octopuses are venomous

April 16th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Contrary to the belief that only blue-ringed octopuses are venomous, scientists have now found that all octopuses are poisonous.Scientists from the University of Melbourne, University of Brussels, and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Octopus venom can treat allergies, cancer

April 16th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 16 (IANS) An understanding of the structure and mode of action of venom found in all octopuses, cuttlefish and some squid can help design drugs for conditions like pain management, ... Read more...

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