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Why observing others’ flaws hurt us?


April 14th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): For the first time, scientists have explained why individuals observing others' flaws and norm transgressions experience vicarious embarrassment regardless of whether the person observed realizes their flaw or ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Short-term weather extremes, not warming, driving Greenland ice sheet flow: Study


December 9th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 09 (ANI): A University of British Columbia study has revealed that sudden changes in the volume of melt water contribute more to the acceleration - and eventual loss - of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Glaciers help actively growing mountains become higher


September 16th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 16 (ANI): A University of Arizona-led research team has found that glaciers can help actively growing mountains become higher by protecting them from erosion.The finding is contrary to the conventional ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Intimate gifts reveal Queen Victoria, Prince Albert’s passionate relationship


March 13th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): The passionate relationship that Queen Victoria and Prince Albert had, has been revealed through the intimate gifts the two had showered upon one another.The royal treasures, which have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Youngsters more likely to doze off than older adults


February 1st, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): A new study has reversed the conventional view that age brings an increasing propensity for napping after showing that healthy young adults are more likely to doze off ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jaswant Singh, a moderate voice in right-wing dispensation


August 19th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Veteran leader Jaswant Singh, thrown out by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday, was a moderate face in a party known to be a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Two days after Jinnah book, Jaswant expelled from BJP (Second Lead)


August 19th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 19 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) expelled its veteran leader Jaswant Singh from the primary leadership of the party Wednesday, two days after the release of his controversial ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Men ‘are no more promiscuous than women’


April 25th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): The long standing belief that men are promiscuous and females are selective when choosing a mate is a myth, claims a new study.The research, published by Cell Press ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘India committed to peaceful use of outer space’


October 15th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 15 (IANS) India favours peaceful uses of outer space for the common good of mankind, a member of the Indian delegation to the UN General Assembly session here has ... Read more...

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DNA-repair mechanism may be behind breast cancer


November 14th, 2007 - 2:15 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Health |

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