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Two pieces of jumbo sandesh for new president!


July 25th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) Two jumbo-sized sandesh - a sweet delicacy from Bengal - made of cottage cheese and chocolates have been flown to New Delhi for the country's ... Read more...

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Britain’s fattest woman weighs 254 kg


February 16th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Britain's fattest woman weighs 254 kg and is so huge that she has not left her house in four years, Daily Mail reported Thursday.Brenda Flanagan-Davies, 43, ... Read more...

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Junk food saves teen’s life from fatal liver disease


February 13th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) A teenager who gorged on chocolates and junk food is on the road to recovery from a dreaded liver disease that could have killed her, says ... 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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Actress Priyal Gor loves gorging on chocolate (TV Snippets)


January 1st, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) Size zero is a fad, but one actress who doesn't care is Priyal Gor, who plays Monia in Sony TV's "Dekha Ek Khwaab". She loves ... Read more...

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Joyful Christmas with gifts, prayers in Mumbai


December 25th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 25 (IANS) Lovely gifts followed by church services brought cheer in Mumbai on Christmas Sunday. People celebrated the birth of Jesus Christ with enthusiasm and faith as they ... Read more...

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Food in small packets make people eat more


October 28th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 28 (IANS) People tend to eat more of a particular food item when it comes in small packs rather than regular sizes, especially when it comes to chocolates ... Read more...

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Why we reach for chocolates during stress?


June 24th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) Scientists are a step closer to unravelling why some stressed people reach for chocolate, mashed potatoes, ice cream and other high-calorie comfort foods.A study led by ... Read more...

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Beware, being skinny could hasten one’s death


April 29th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) People who gobble up mounds of cakes and chocolates without piling on the pounds, beware. You may be hastening your own death, compared to those who ... Read more...

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Man held for sodomising, killing minor


April 12th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) A man who kidnapped, sodomised and then murdered an eight-year-old son of his friend, has been arrested, police said Tuesday."Dharam Pal was arrested from Mahipalpur ... Read more...

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Now chilli chocolates to help burn calories


March 7th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) It sounds just too good to be true - cakes and chocolate bars that help you burn off calories, courtesy a tasteless extract from chilli peppers. ... Read more...

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Security forces in Jharkhand’s Nawadih area introduce community policing


February 28th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Nawadih, Feb 27 (ANI): Security forces in Nawadih, Jharkhand have introduced community-policing programme to tackle Maoists in the region.Locals were given food and clothing as incentives, as part of the programme on ... Read more...

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Think about your environment on Valentine’s Day, urges UK council


February 14th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Valentine's Day is supposed to be a time to express your romantic gestures, but a UK council is encouraging people to think about the environment instead.It has urged ... Read more...

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Almost half of couples actually break up on Valentine’s Day


February 14th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 14 (ANI): A survey has found that Valentine's Day, which is touted as a day of love, is being used by almost half of young people in Australia for breaking ... Read more...

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Eating berries may lower Parkinson’s risk


February 14th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) Eating berries regularly may lower risk of developing Parkinson's, thanks to compounds called flavonoids. Flavonoids are found in plants and fruits and are also known collectively as ... Read more...

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Eating berries could cut risk of Parkinson’s


February 14th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A new study has suggested that those who eat berries stand lesser chances of developing Parkinson's disease.Berries, citrus fruits like oranges and chocolates contain compounds called flavanoids that ... Read more...

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How to beat craving for chocolates


February 11th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 11 (ANI): Craving for chocolate and don't know how to beat it? The first thing you need to do is learn to acknowledge and accept the yearning, suggests a new ... Read more...

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No ’security’ help for my brief case, tweets Abdullah


February 8th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 8 (IANS) Amid reports that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's security guards were seen shining her shoes, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said Tuesday that he would not ... Read more...

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Ganesh Acharya turns Santa for ‘Angel’


December 23rd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) He has the whole Hindi film industry grooving to his moves and now the choreographer-director Ganesh Acharya is turning into Santa Claus to promote his next movie ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Zero-calorie candy that gives you a ’sweet-looking’ face!


December 16th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): A zero-calorie, sweet candy that increases energy levels, boost health, slow down the ageing process and improve skin complexion is set to hit the market next year.'Beauty candy' ... Read more...

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Yorkshire Ripper put on strict diet to stop him from eating himself to death


December 13th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): English serial killer Peter Sutcliffe, who was dubbed as The Yorkshire Ripper for murdering 13 women, has been put on a strict diet over fears that he ... Read more...

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Reshmi Ghosh: I Eat After Every Two Hours To Stay Fit!


December 3rd, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Her perfect figure makes her eligible to be called the Shilpa Shetty of Television industry. Television actors are supposed to have very hectic schedules and it becomes very tough for these ... Read more...

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Hosting dinner parties ‘can boost your social status’


November 12th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Forget dining out at expensive restaurants, for eating in can actually increase your social status, according to a new study.A third of people think that hosting a successful ... Read more...

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Model on 1920s chocolate box toned down for being too risque


November 4th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 04 (ANI): A model used on a 1920s chocolate box has had to be toned down for its present-day re-launch after it was deemed too risque for consumers.The ornate model ... Read more...

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Safety Tips For Pets On Halloween


October 29th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrating Halloween can be fun and it is an occasion for which people wait an entire year in great anticipation, however with all the excitement and ... Read more...

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Halloween: The Ways To Keep Pets Safe


October 27th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Halloween is a time for festivity and merriment for all. Children wait for this time of the year and try to make the most out of ... Read more...

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Iranian Candy Thief To Get His Hand Chopped Off


October 19th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tehran, Oct 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Iranian man is likely to pay a heavy price for stealing chocolates from a candy store after a judge sentenced him to have his ... Read more...

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Birthday girl Sanaya Irani wishes big this year!


September 18th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Though Sanaya Irani (Gunjan of Miley Jab Hum Tum) is celebrating her birthday today with her family and friends while taking a day off from the ... Read more...

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SRK Has A New Girl Friend!


September 10th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): If one goes by the direct meaning of the headline, he or she will be misguided! Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is not cheating on his ... Read more...

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Longer is definitely better


September 6th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): Why would you choose a 5000 year-old painting better over a 100-year-old? You would most probably believe the older, the better - which seems to be a rule ... Read more...

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Women prefer men in red


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): Forget expensive jewellery, chocolates and flowers, guys. If you want to attract the opposite sex, try adding red to your daily wardrobe, suggests a new study.The colour red ... Read more...

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England WC flops to cash in on Mars chocolate box deal


July 20th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20(ANI): England's FIFA World Cup flops will front a massive campaign for Mars chocolates this Christmas.According to reports, Glen Johnson, Wayne Rooney, Frank Lampard and Shaun Wright-Phillips will be paid ... Read more...

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Oz nonagenarian charged with child rape


June 30th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): A 90-year-old Australian man has been detained in Thailand and charged with raping and sexually exploiting four young sisters, one of them as young as five, according to ... Read more...

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India extends ban on milk products from China


June 24th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) India Thursday extended the ban on Chinese milk and milk products for another six months, a government statement said. "The central government further extends the prohibition on import ... Read more...

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Oz Hilton Hotel offers pamper package for singles to beat break-up blues


June 11th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 11 (ANI): The pain of breaking-up can now be wiped away with just a visit to the Hilton Hotel in Australia, which offers singles a pamper package that includes 1kg ... Read more...

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