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Cereal bars not so healthy after all


August 18th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Cereal bars that people eat believing they are healthier than biscuits and chocolate may not be so healthy, consumer experts have said.Researchers looked at 30 bars ... Read more...

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Lively pretends to be Marilyn Monroe


July 23rd, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Whenever actress Blake Lively gets self-conscious at showbiz events, she says she tries to reflect the confidence of the legendary Marilyn Monroe to survive the ordeal."I ... Read more...

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Now, a 24-hour ATM-like cup-cake machine


June 20th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) You may have heard of vending machines or ATMs that give out gold bars or chocolate treats or potato chips. But a bakery in America has ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian wanted mysterious fragrance


June 6th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 6 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian says she wanted her latest fragrance to be mysterious in nature.Kardashian has named her latest perfume True Reflection."I wanted a scent ... Read more...

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Beyonce reveals post-pregnancy fitness regime


May 29th, 2012 - 8:04 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 29 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles is back in shape after giving birth to daughter Blue Ivy five months ago. But she says she had to do ... Read more...

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Kids get erotic chocolates at Australian school


May 14th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Parents at a children's party in an Australian school were left stunned to discover the treats on offer were shaped like bums and breasts.The X-rated chocolates ... Read more...

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Cole too busy for love


April 26th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole says she just wants to focus on her career and doesn't have time for a new relationship."I'm not interested in dating, I'm too ... Read more...

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Katrina turns Cinderella, Red Riding Hood (With Images)


April 19th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kartina Kaif, whose look inspired a Barbie doll, has now donned the looks of Cinderella and Red Riding Hood for a new ad.The ... Read more...

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Kid survives on chocolate near dead mom


April 16th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) A two-year-old girl in Australia survived on chocolate for five days after her mother died in their home.The child was found near the body of her ... Read more...

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UAE to make camel milk ice-cream


March 19th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 19 (IANS/WAM) In a first of its kind, a leading producer of dairy products in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is planning to introduce a new variety ... Read more...

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Bored with jobs, women find solace in eating


March 14th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 14 (IANS) If your craving for chocolate or a biscuit gets the better of you, then it is time to look for another job. Women who are over-worked, ... Read more...

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Queen leads Kate, Camilla on shopping trip


March 3rd, 2012 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
London, March 2 (IANS) The British royal family's three leading ladies were "like kids at Christmas" after a shopping trip with a difference to the Queen's grocer, the Daily Express ... Read more...

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Candy Professor: ‘Why they’re called Hershey’s Kisses’


January 26th, 2012 - 1:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For more than a hundred years now, there has been several rumors and debates as to why Hershey’s Kisses are called Kisses. The common reason often given ... Read more...

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Briton invents chocolate that doesn’t melt


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) A British engineer has invented the world's first chocolate that does not melt. The recipe includes a special ingredient that allows the chocolate to be moulded ... Read more...

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Spears, Trawick celebrate engagement in Las Vegas


December 18th, 2011 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 18 (IANS) Singer Britney Spears and her beau Jason Trawick, celebrated their engagement with a private party in Las Vegas.The couple, who has been dating since ... Read more...

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Nikhil Dwivedi injured


December 15th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Actor Nikhil Dwivedi got injured while shooting at Chandni Chowk area here for Vikram Bhatt's "Hate Story" and suffered a fracture in his right hand. A ... Read more...

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Blake Lively designs charity cupcake


December 13th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) Actress Blake Lively, known for teen drama "Gossip Girl", has designed cupcakes for charity.The 24-year-old was spotted at a Sprinkles Cupcakes store in New York Dec ... Read more...

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An egg a day keeps unwanted calories at bay


December 11th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) While an apple a day is known for keeping the doctor away, researchers suggest going to work on an egg everyday could be the best way ... Read more...

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Vegetables, grain cut stroke risk in women


December 4th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Women eating an antioxidant-rich diet suffered fewer strokes independently of whether they had past history of cardiovascular disease or not, a new study reveals. "Eating antioxidant-rich ... Read more...

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Gomez wants fans to help create perfume


October 1st, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) Singer-actress Selena Gomez is offering her fans the opportunity to help her create her debut fragrance.She feels her fans would be the perfect people to help ... Read more...

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Woman forces son to wear ‘thief’ sign


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) A woman in Australia forced her 10-year-old son to publicly wear a sign that read: "Do not trust me. I will steal from you as I ... Read more...

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17 years old schoolgirl was so worried about detention that she collapsed with a heart attack


July 28th, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 17-year-old schoolgirl had a heart attack and collapsed for fear of detention. Tabatha McElligott escaped from her school with some friends to buy chocolate. When she ... Read more...

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Now, design 3D objects, turn them into chocolate


July 4th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Scientists have designed a technology to enable people to design their own 3D objects which can be reproduced in chocolate. Researchers hope an online retail business ... Read more...

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Insomnia - trigger for depression among elderly men


June 28th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 28 (IANS) Men who have difficulty in nodding off are heading for a bout of the blues. Insomnia actually doubles the risk of depression in older men, says ... Read more...

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Now, Cupcake Vodka with ‘creamy texture’


April 29th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 29 (ANI): A California-based company has come up with an alcohol called Cupcake Vodka that is made from natural ingredients and which boasts of a carefully produced "creamy texture".The ... Read more...

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Now, a virtual reality system that can fool your taste buds


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Tokyo have created a virtual reality system that works with smell and sight to manipulate users' perceptions of the taste of a cookie.Takuji ... Read more...

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UK chip shop owner serves up deep-fried creme eggs for Easter


April 11th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 11 (ANI): Chip shop owner Martyn Bilby, from Donaster, South Yorkshire, has a special Easter treat in store for his customers - the deep-fried creme egg.Containing 350 calories, the battered ... Read more...

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Ethically sourced chocolate a big hit in Oz


March 20th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 20 (ANI): Sales of ethically sourced chocolate in Australia have seen incredible growth of more than 1,500 percent in the past two years.The sales figures for 2010 showed that Australians ... Read more...

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Indian kindergartener, 4, raped in Dubai may have been drugged


January 30th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Jan 30 (ANI): The four-year-old girl of Indian-origin, who was apparently raped by her school bus driver and two conductors in Dubai, had been regularly returning home drowsy from school since ... Read more...

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7-years-old boy suffers two heart attacks because of a nut allergy


January 28th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bradford, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A teacher nearly killed a 7-year-old student when he handed the student a nut chocolate.A substitute teacher gave the boy, Rehan Butt, the treat when in fact ... Read more...

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American Idol: Georgia Girl Lauren Alaina “The One”?


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christine sang “I hope You Dance” which brought laughter from randy who said, “Really?” while she was still performing. He repeated the “Really?” several times. They gave her ... Read more...

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Tea is like magin potion to me: Ozzy Osbourne


January 23rd, 2011 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) Singer Ozzy Osbourne reveals he can't go on stage until he has had a cup fo tea because it acts like a magic potion for him."Chocolate thickens the ... Read more...

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Katy Perry loves skipping


January 22nd, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Katy Perry's personal trainer Harley Pasternak has revealed that the star singer loves skipping as part of her 25-minute five-days-a-week workout."Katy loves jumping rope, so that's what ... Read more...

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Rapist school bus driver in Dubai lured Indian girl, 4, with chocolate


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Jan 19 (ANI): The Indian mother of a four-year-old girl, who was sexually assaulted in a school bus in Dubai, has alleged that the driver lured her daughter to the back ... Read more...

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Honey, marmalade no longer part of British breakfast


January 13th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) They were once considered important parts of the breakfast table. But honey and marmalade have now been replaced by less healthy treats for the morning meal. People are ... Read more...

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