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Brain imaging tells how smart you are


August 2nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) What factors distinguish the brains of exceptionally smart humans from those of their average counterparts? Brain size does matter somewhat, accounting for about 6.7 percent ... Read more...

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Cure for AIDS a step closer


July 26th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) A cure for AIDS has got a step closer after it was found that a common cancer drug can purge the disease as it lies dormant ... Read more...

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Hitler had son with French teen


February 18th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Adolf Hitler had a son with a French teenager while serving as a soldier during the First World War, The Telegraph reported Friday.Jean-Marie Loret, who died ... Read more...

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Iran approves release of U.S. citizens convicted of spying


September 21st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- Iran's Judiciary on Wednesday approved the release on bail of two U.S. citizens who were sentenced last month for espionage and illegal entry, state-run media reported. Their release ... Read more...

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Iranian foreign minister hopes for release of US hikers


August 7th, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN (BNO NEWS) -- Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said on Saturday that he hopes that the two American hikers detained in Iran on espionage charges will be released soon, the ... Read more...

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Guns at home pose risk to women, children


May 1st, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Guns at home pose a deadly risk to women and children without according any potential benefit to anyone. "There is compelling evidence that a gun at ... Read more...

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US tobacco firms win case against hospitals seeking compensation to treat sick smokers


May 1st, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Six major US tobacco companies have defeated a lawsuit by hospitals seeking compensation for treating patients with smoking-related illnesses, claiming the firms misrepresented the health effects of smoking.Thirty-seven ... Read more...

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Genetic clues to prevent Alzheimer’s discovered


April 4th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) The discovery of five genetic links to Alzheimer's disease potentially opens newer ways of treating the condition.The discoveries mean a total of 10 genes are now ... Read more...

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Endurance exercise thwarts premature aging


February 27th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): A study by McMaster University researchers has found that endurance exercise may stop you looking and feeling old, it may even help you live longer."We have clearly shown ... Read more...

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Iran begins trial of Amricans held for spying


February 6th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 6 (IANS) The trial of the three Americans held in Iran for spying began Sunday in an Iranian court.The details of the proceedings were not known, but according to local ... Read more...

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Tomb robber finds ‘final resting place of Caligula’


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): A report has suggested that a tomb robber who was arrested while stealing part of a 2.5 metre statue into lorry near Lake Nemi, south of Rome, had ... Read more...

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TB patients ‘more prone to lung cancer’


January 3rd, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): A new study has provided compelling evidence of increased lung cancer risk among people with tuberculosis.Scientists at China Medical University and Hospital in Taiwan randomly selected 1 million ... Read more...

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MJ’s weakened state during tours ‘a defense evidence for Murray’


January 1st, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson's weakened condition during various concert tours as well as preparations for the London concerts that never happened could prove to be ... Read more...

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The ’secret ingredient’ in religion that makes people happier


December 7th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Scientists have revealed the secret ingredient in religion that makes people happier."Our study offers compelling evidence that it is the social aspects of religion rather than theology or ... Read more...

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PCB may sue Brit paper for ‘baseless’ claims against players following ICC ‘all clear’


October 26th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 26 (ANI): Following the International Cricket Council's admission that it had no 'compelling evidence' of match-fixing in the third one-dayer against England, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is mulling initiating ... Read more...

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Compelling evidence of war crimes in Iraq: Wikileaks (Lead)


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) Revealing another 400,000 classified US military documents, whistle-blower WikiLeaks has indicated "compelling evidence of war crimes" and a "systematic sectarian cleansing" that led to the mass killing of ... Read more...

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‘Compelling evidence of war crimes’ in leaked Iraq documents


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) Celebrated whistle-blower website WikiLeaks has published some 400,000 classified military documents from the war in Iraq indicating what it calls "compelling evidence of war crimes", a ... Read more...

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First images of aftermath of possible asteroid collision captured


October 14th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): The first snapshots of a suspected asteroid collision have been captured by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.The images show a bizarre X-shaped object at the head of a ... Read more...

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Zardari felicitates PCB and players over ‘no ICC proof of spot-fixing’


October 14th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 14 (ANI): While the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is being criticized from all quarters, President Asif Ali Zardari has chosen to felicitate its chairman Ijaz Butt and players on the ... Read more...

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Oval ODI: ICC clean chit for Pakistani cricketers


October 13th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 13 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) says it has failed to find any evidence of wrongdoing by Pakistani cricketers in the third One-day International against England at The ... Read more...

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Anger triggers people’s support for wartime presidents


July 3rd, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Anger, not anxiety, is what makes people supportive of a president when a nation is going to war-a phenomenon known as the "rally 'round the flag effect", according ... Read more...

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Alabama University Professor Found Guilty In Brother’s Death


June 17th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Alabama, June 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amy Bishop a former biology professor who worked in University of Alabama Huntsville got indicted Wednesday for killing her brother way back in 1986. She ... Read more...

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One in three British kids watch porn


June 6th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): The age of innocence may well be a myth if the results of a new survey are to be gone by, which reveals that one in three British ... Read more...

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Moderate drinking may protect against Alzheimer


May 26th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Drinking alcohol occasionally keeps illness away, especially in women and non-smokers, says a study. The study involved comparison of personal data and health backgrounds of people affected with ... Read more...

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Hutaree Militia Members Released On Bail


May 4th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The release of the Hutaree militia members has created controversy in the legal circles in the USA. A Federal judge ordered their release on bonds and ... Read more...

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NASA unveils compelling evidence of life on Mars


April 29th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): NASA has revealed compelling evidence of life on Mars.NASA's Spirit and Opportunity missions have disclosed signs of sulphates on Mars, which evidently means there could be water on ... Read more...

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Sleep Apnea Sufferers At Increased Risk For Stroke


April 10th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research has just been released which links sleep apnea and stroke in both men and women. In a nationwide Sleep Heart Health Study, results have shown that ... Read more...

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F-1 drivers slam twilight timing of ‘dangerous’ Australian Grand Prix


March 26th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 26 (ANI): Leading Formula One drivers have slammed the "extremely dangerous" twilight timing of the Australian Grand Prix.With the race moved to a 5 p.m. (AEDT) start time, a ... Read more...

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Painkiller can boost breast cancer survival rates


February 18th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Women with breast cancer who take aspirin at least twice a week can more than double their chance of survival, a media report said citing researchers. The greatest ... Read more...

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Boys who watch porn more likely to indulge in casual sex, harass girls


January 24th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Boys who see pornography are more likely to harass girls and indulge in casual sex, a new study has found.The study, which was carried out in a dozen ... Read more...

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Plastic baby bottles ‘harmful’


January 11th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 11 (ANI): The chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) used to make plastic baby bottles is harmful, according to experts.British scientists have announced that there is "compelling" evidence that the chemical is linked ... Read more...

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Soon, memory-boosting milkshake for Alzheimer’s patients


January 8th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A memory-boosting milkshake for patients suffering from Alzheimer's could be available within two years.Tests show that taken once a day with breakfast, the strawberry shake significantly improves short-term ... Read more...

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Scientists find 280-million-year-old reptiles’ preserved last meal


December 29th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 29 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found insect parts stuck between the teeth of two Paleozoic reptiles, which makes it the last meal for the 280 million year ... Read more...

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Saturn moon Iapetus coated with foreign dust: Study


December 11th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 11 (ANI): Scientists at Cornell University have reportedly found foreign dust on Iapetus, Saturn's most bizarre moon.Iapetus is known to have starkly contrasting hemispheres -- one black as coal, ... Read more...

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Female birds act just like males in cooperative breeding species


December 10th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Female birds act just like males in cooperative breeding species, a new study has found.The study has shown that female birds in species that breed in groupscan find ... Read more...

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