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Close battles likely in third round of Asia Road Racing

August 5th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) The third round of the 2011 PETRONAS Asia Road Racing Championship (ARRC) for two-wheelers to be held here over the next two days will be the ... Read more...

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UDRS not reliable, reiterates Indian cricket board

June 18th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Saturday reiterated that the Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS) is not reliable.The board's unwillingness to ... Read more...

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BCCI, Tendulkar want UDRS to be accurate

June 17th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Indian cricket board and batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar feel that the Umpires Decision Review System (UDRS) should be made accurate with Snickometer and ... Read more...

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Series against England toughest on earth: Sri Lanka coach

May 25th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Sri Lanka's coach Stuart Law has described their forthcoming Test series against England as the "toughest deal on the planet".The former Australian admits that England are ... Read more...

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Bill Gates buys stake in Mexican company

March 18th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 18 (IANS/EFE) Microsoft chairman Bill Gates has acquired a 14.7 percent stake in a Mexican company, the largest Coca-Cola bottler in Latin America.The firm, Femsa, confirmed that ... Read more...

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Pakistan hoping for a big victory against Canada

March 2nd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 2 (IANS) Pakistan will be looking to unleash all its firepower against Canada in their Pool A match at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Thursday.Pakistan have won ... Read more...

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Money really can’t buy happiness - in the long-term at least

December 14th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): It's an old adage that we usually quote but don't really believe. "Money doesn't buy happiness." However, now a new study by an economist has found it to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Possible risk gene for schizophrenia identified

September 15th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a risk gene for schizophrenia, including a potentially causative mutation, using genome-wide association data-mining techniques and independent replications.Although scientists have earlier used genome-wide association studies ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oral supplements enhance Botox injection’s effects

September 2nd, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that consuming oral dietary supplements four days before receiving Botox injections made the toxin more effective in 93 percent of patients.Dr. Charles Soparkar ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Zvonareva aims to upset Williams in Wimbledon final

July 1st, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (DPA) Holder Serena Williams and Russian Vera Zvonareva saw off challenges from youngsters Thursday to meet in the Wimbledon women's final. The top seed Williams will be bidding for ... Read more...

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Greg Chappell likely to replace Alam as Pak coach

February 10th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.10 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is in search of a new coach for the national squad following the humiliating drubbing Down Under, and speculations are rife that former Australian ... Read more...

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Aramex announces Q2 revenues of $146.8 million

August 4th, 2008 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 4 (IANS) Global logistics provider Aramex has announced that its revenues grew from 437.5 million dirhams ($119.1 million) to 539.3 million dirhams ($146.8 million) in the second quarter of 2008, ... Read more...

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Godrej industries net profit up 185 percent

May 29th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai May 29 (IANS) Godrej Industries has posted a net profit of Rs.1.68 billion registering a growth of 185 percent for the financial year 2007-08. The total income of the company increased ... Read more...

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Climate change to intensifies storms: study

April 19th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington April 19 (IANS) Hurricanes in some areas, including the North Atlantic, are likely to become more intense as a result of global warming even though the number of such storms decline, ... Read more...

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People who wear glasses are not geeks or nerds

March 26th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Melbourne University researchers say that they have found evidence by conducting a research into myopia or shortsightedness an eye condition which renders one unable to see distant ... Read more...

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