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Ants can smell out rivals


February 23rd, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Weaver ants share a collective memory of odour of ants in rival nests, similar to how sports fans know one another instantly by their unique colours, ... Read more...

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What gives Nargis Fakhri cold feet?


February 19th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) She has been walking the ramp for years now, but even after such a vast experience model-turned-actress Nargis Fakhri gets cold feet when she ... Read more...

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Lily Collins hated ‘Mirror, Mirror’ costumes


February 18th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 18 (IANS) Actress Lily Collins, who features in the movie "Mirror, Mirror", hated her costumes.The 22-year-old actress plays Princess Snow White in the remake of the classic ... Read more...

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Symonds retires from professional cricket


February 16th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 16 (IANS) Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of the game citing family reasons.The all-rounder has not represented the national side for ... Read more...

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Emma Bunton takes design tips from son


January 31st, 2012 - 4:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) British singer Emma Bunton has revealed her eldest son Beau and fiance Jade helped her to create her new children's fashion range.The 36-year-old is releasing the ... Read more...

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Avril Lavigne creates nail polish range


January 22nd, 2012 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 22 (IANS) Singer Avril Lavigne has created a nail polish line for beauty company Sally Hansen.The singer, who already has a fragrance brand and clothing line Abbey ... Read more...

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When painting, I feel I’m making something like a Picasso: Aamir


December 27th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) If singing puts him in a good mood, painting also brings joy to Aamir Khan, who played a painter in critically acclaimed "Dhobi Ghat"."Painting, like ... Read more...

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Pigeons can count as well as monkeys, says study


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) Phrases like being a bird-brain may require a new explanation with researchers in New Zealand having discovered that pigeons can actually count as well as monkeys.Scientists ... Read more...

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Alok Kumar pots snooker title


December 21st, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) National champion Alok Kumar (PSPB) shrugged off a hesitant start to beat Kamal Chawla (Railways) 6-2 in the final of the Alumni Club-Anna University invitational snooker ... Read more...

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Iranian teenager pockets World Snooker title


December 4th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 3 (IANS) Seventeen-year old Hoosein Vafaei Ayouri on Saturday became the first Iranian to win the IBSF World Snooker championship when he won a heart-stopping 10-9 victory against ... Read more...

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President presents standards to five tank regiments


November 27th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), Nov 27 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Sunday honoured five armoured regiments of the Indian Army by presenting them standards in this Punjab town.Patil, the supreme commander of ... Read more...

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President’s standards for five tank regiments


November 21st, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 21 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil will honour five armoured regiments of the Indian Army on Nov 27 by presenting them standards at Patiala in Punjab, a defence ... Read more...

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Rihanna goes for natural look


November 12th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has opted for a natural look for her latest album "Talk That Talk".The "We Found Love" singer is renowned for having crazy, ever-changing ... Read more...

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Nicki Minaj to launch nail polish range


October 24th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) Singer Nicki Minaj is on the verge of launching her own nail polish range.The hip-hop star, known for her colourful outfits, will be releasing the Nicki ... Read more...

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Railway amenities panel stresses on tackling blockades


October 16th, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) Keeping in mind the increasing instances of railway blockades causing inconvenience to passengers, the Indian Railways' Passenger Amenities Committee has recommended that a proper mechanism be ... Read more...

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No fashion tips for Lea Michele


October 5th, 2011 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) "Glee" actress Lea Michele never listens to fashion advice as she chooses what she likes.The 25-year-old says she was told by the show's creator, Ryan Murphy, ... Read more...

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Beckham’s house is a pink palace


October 4th, 2011 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 4 (IANS) David Beckham says his home has turned into a pink palace ever since the birth of his first daughter Harper Seven with wife Victoria.The soccer ... Read more...

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Deadly bug may help fight counterfeiting


September 28th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Scientists have used deadly bugs to encrypt a message in a way to render counterfeiting impossible.Researchers at Tufts University in Massachusetts engineered strains of E.coli, associated ... Read more...

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Finnish firm targets India with device for diabetic juveniles


September 19th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 19 (IANS) A Finnish company is developing a new device to test glucose levels and hopes kids and juveniles in India, often called the diabetes capital of the ... Read more...

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Kesha turns watch designer


September 18th, 2011 - 5:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Pop star Kesha has teamed up with fashion brand Baby-G to launch an exclusive new watch collection.The "Tik Tok" hitmaker has designed two special time-pieces for ... Read more...

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Argentine jerseys, flags high on demand


September 2nd, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 2 (IANS) Ecstatic soccer fans painted their face in Argentine colours, while flags and jerseys of the South American nation sold at a premium, as a cracker of ... Read more...

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Too many Messis at Salt Lake


September 2nd, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 2 (IANS) How many Lionel Messis were present at the Salt Lake Stadium here Friday when Argentina took on Venezuela? Hundreds.Both young and old sported the number 10 ... Read more...

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JJ Valaya ‘clicks’ with the LFW audience


August 18th, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Celebrated designer JJ Valaya, who concluded day one of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter/festive 2011, presented a rich and opulent collection based on his love ... Read more...

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Kim’s black and white wedding theme


August 17th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who will marry rocker Kris Humphries Aug 20, has reportedly asked the wedding guests to wear black or white colours for ... Read more...

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Mamata made Mohun Bagan’s honorary life member


July 29th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was Friday given honorary life membership of Mohun Bagan at a programme celebrating the centenary of the club's historic ... Read more...

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Car colour reflects your personality


July 27th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, July 27 (IANS) The colour of your car reflects a lot about your personality, a media report said Wednesday.Silver denotes elegance -- one who loves futuristic looks -- while ... Read more...

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Manish Arora ties up with jewellery brand (With Image)


July 7th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Well-known designer Manish Arora has collaborated with Gitanjali Jewellers and will showcase his collection at their recently launched store in Mumbai."Manish Arora by Gitanjali Lifestyle ... Read more...

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What keeps Kim Kardashian glowing?


July 7th, 2011 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) It's the little things in her bag - like cleansing wipes, mascara and blush - that keep reality star Kim Kardashian glowing all the time.The 30-year-old ... Read more...

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After clothes, designer Jaya launches accessory range (With images)


July 4th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) From being a successful name in apparel designing, Kolkatta-based Jaya Rathore has forayed into accessories by launching an exclusive clutch range."There were many who ... Read more...

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I consciously kept my wife away from limelight: Rajeev Khandelwal


June 16th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) Actor Rajeev Khandelwal, who married girlfriend Manjiri Kamtikar in February this year, says it was a conscious decision to keep his wife away from the media ... Read more...

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Act of focusing shuts out noisy world


May 29th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) How can someone with perfectly normal hearing become deaf to the world around them when their mind is on something else? New research by the University ... Read more...

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Step out in style with these summer footwear


May 8th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Kolhapuri chappals, Rajasthani jootis, platform shoes, flat thong sandals... here are some fabulous footwear that will ensure you are not only comfortable in the scorching ... Read more...

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Male peacock’s tail plumage and eyespots attract females for mating


April 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Researchers Roz Dakin and Robert Montgomerie have discovered that natural variation in the number of eyespots on a male peacock's tail does not impact its mating success. However, peacocks whose tails are ... Read more...

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Gucci launches limited edition bracelet for a cause (With Image)


April 24th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Italian luxury brand Gucci has created a limited edition $100 bracelet to benefit the earthquake relief efforts in Japan.The proceeds from the sales will support ... Read more...

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‘Silver’, ‘gold’ and ’slim’ cigarettes misleading many smokers


April 13th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): For decades, experts have warned that all conventional brands of cigarette present the same level of risk to smokers, including 'mild' and 'low-tar' brands.However, despite these warnings, ... Read more...

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