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Drugs worth Rs.1.8 crore seized


August 27th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 27 (IANS) In one of biggest seizures in the northeast, customs sleuths seized drugs worth over Rs.1.8 crore and arrested two smugglers, an official said Monday."Acting on a ... Read more...

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Scientists challenge Big Bang theory


August 21st, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 21 (IANS) The beginning of the universe should not be ascribed to the Big Bang. It was more like water freezing into ice, say theoretical physicists from the ... Read more...

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Amy dazzles as princess in Indian attire


March 3rd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) Amy Jackson painted a perfect picture of fusion as the British model sashayed down the Lakme Fashion Week in a sari-cum-lehenga, feeling like a "princess"."It's my ... Read more...

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Scientists: Impossible crystals come from space


January 4th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists were left wondering how some crystals were found in nature because they are possible to be made only in the lab. Quasicrystals comes in between crystals ... Read more...

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Perry to auction elephant statue


November 25th, 2011 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry is auctioning an elephant sculpture she designed to raise money for charity.The "fireworks" singer has teamed up with artist Erin Lareau to ... Read more...

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Ozone not healing


October 21st, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Scientists worldwide are looking for evidence that the ozone layer is beginning to heal, but this year's data from Antarctica does not hint at a turnaround.National ... Read more...

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Nature inspires scientists to create new materials


October 14th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) Inspired by nature's approach, which bonds tiny atoms into diamonds and silicon, scientists are fashioning new crystals from nanoparticles and DNA, the basic building blocks of ... Read more...

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Planes influence local weather during take-off


July 1st, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) People living close to airports may not only suffer sleepless nights, they could also experience lousy weather.The very presence of aircraft increases the possibility of snow ... Read more...

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‘Spiritual’ Posh can’t travel anywhere without her crystals


February 16th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Victoria Beckham has revealed that she can't travel anywhere without her crystals as she is 'very spiritual'.The former Spice Girl - who is pregnant ... Read more...

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Pnina Tornai’s Creation To Be Endorsed By Donna Curry


January 8th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Israeli bridal-wear designer would now also be a cult favorite of several Americans as her clothes would be featured in TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress". ... Read more...

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Dick Clark Set To Greet New Year And Fans With Ryan Searcrest


December 29th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Dick Clark, the legendary show-host on ABC is all geared-up to be with his audience this New Year's Eve. He will be present at the Times Square from 10pm onwards ... Read more...

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Posh to gift Beckham gold headphones on X-Mas


December 18th, 2010 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 18 (IANS) Former Spice Girl-turned-designer Victoria Beckham is buying her soccer star husband David Beckham a gold-plated headphones for Christmas.The couple picked out luxury gifts for one another during ... Read more...

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Mid-level clouds are especially understudied, says geoscientist


November 27th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A Texas A&M University geoscientist has said that clouds are the least-understood variable in the sky-especially the mid-level clouds.Shaima Nasiri said that the mid-level clouds are so understudied ... Read more...

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Sweetened drinks up risk of gout in women: Study


November 8th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A study has revealed that sweetened drinks can increase the risk of gout in women.Women who consume fructose-rich beverages, such as sugar-sweetened soft drinks and orange juice, are ... Read more...

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Rare ice rainbow clicked in Britain


October 24th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) A British photographer has captured on camera an optical phenomenon known as an ice rainbow, whose brilliant white light almost blinded him while driving.Photographer Reyaz Limalia spotted the ... Read more...

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German company patents ‘night milk’ that improves sleep


October 18th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 18 (ANI): A German company has patented its product -'night milk' taken from cows, which helps improve sleep.Munich-based firm Milchkristalle said that it says contains high levels of 'sleep hormone' ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga exposes her rear in sheer jumpsuit at concert with Yoko Ono


October 4th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 4 (ANI): 'Poker Face' singer Lady Gaga exposed her rear end for the crowd to see when she took to the stage with Yoko Ono's 'We Are Plastic Ono ... Read more...

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Monash University student puts up own poo for exhibition!


September 29th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 29 (ANI): In a controversial work of art, a student artist has put on display her own brightly coloured excrement at a Moorabbin gallery.Student artist Georgie Mattingley's work 'Life is ... Read more...

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How does microdermabrasion work?


August 27th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Microdermabrasion is a procedure that is used to remove the outermost layer of the skin. It is also used to remove dead skin from the ... Read more...

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Microdermabrasion And Its Various Benefits


August 27th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Medical microdermabrasion is an effective non-invasive treatment based procedure that is used to give a new look to the skin of a person. The treatment work ... Read more...

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JWoWW Ready To Rule The Shore


July 30th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 30, (THAINDIAN NEW) Jersey Shore fans who missed seeing JWoWW can rejoice as the reality series has started its second season with the bombshell on board. In a ... Read more...

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Bollywood stars descend at Manav Gangwani’s show


July 23rd, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Bollywood stars made their presence felt at Manav Gangwani's show at the ongoing Pearls Infrastructure Delhi Couture Week(PI-DCW) here Thursday with Dia Mirza, Riteish Deshmukh, Aftab ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag And Spencer Pratt Separate


June 1st, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The most talked about glamor couple is reportedly separating. Though no formal announcement has been made about the divorce of Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt, Heidi ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag And Spencer Pratt Split


May 29th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reality TV star Heidi Montag has reportedly split with the husband Spencer Pratt. The 18-month old couple were married in Mexico in 2008 in an informal ... Read more...

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BP Lowers Second Containment Box To Stop Oil Spill


May 12th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Gulf of Mexico, May 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British Petroleum has undertaken an all new effort in order to stop the oil from leaking any more in the Gulf of Mexico. ... Read more...

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Golf balls, tires may halt US oil spill


May 10th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) Golf balls and shredded tires may be the latest solution to stop the leak from the oil well in the Gulf of Mexico, a media report said Monday. "The ... Read more...

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Earth’s magnetic field is 3.45 billion years old


May 5th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Scientists in the U.S. have discovered that Earth's magnetic field, which protects all life on the planet, is 3.45 billion years old.The evidence is seen in tiny iron ... Read more...

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Nanodots breakthrough could pave way for ‘a library on one chip’


April 29th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): A breakthrough in the use of nanodots, or nanoscale magnets, has resulted in the development of a computer chip that can store an unprecedented amount of data - ... Read more...

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UK women rushing to buy fake eyelashes to look like Cheryl Cole


April 28th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Women in Liverpool, Newcastle and Manchester are rushing to get fake eyelashes to copy the look of stars like Cheryl Cole.According to Debenhams, there are girls who wear ... Read more...

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“Healthy” chocolate bar contains water instead of fat!


February 20th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a "healthy" chocolate in which fat has been replaced with water.The low-fat chocolate, which contains almost two thirds water, apparently tastes identical to ... Read more...

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Synthetic ‘gene’ may trap carbon dioxide emissions


February 12th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) A synthetic 'gene,' developed by scientists, could trap carbon dioxide emissions, which contribute to global warming, rising sea levels and ocean acidity. "We created three-dimensional, synthetic DNA-like crystals," ... Read more...

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‘Fingerprinting’ reveals fate of mercury in Arctic snow


February 11th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A study by scientists is offering new insight into what happens to mercury deposited onto Arctic snow from the atmosphere using a 'fingerprinting' method.In the Arctic, mercury ... Read more...

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Crystals in meteorite discovered to be harder than diamonds


February 3rd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 3 (ANI): Scientists have found crystals in a meteorite that are even harder than diamonds. According to a report in Discovery News, the finding was made by Tristan Ferroir and ... Read more...

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X-rays can trigger formation of new type of crystal


January 26th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 26 (ANI): A team of Northwestern University researchers has discovered that X-rays can trigger the formation of a new type of crystal.These new crystals are charged cylindrical filaments ordered like ... Read more...

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Love Hewitt likes to jazz up privvy parts with crystals!


January 15th, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Hollywood actress Jennifer Love Hewitt has revealed she regularly gives her private parts a sparkly makeover by decorating them with expensive crystals. The "Ghost Whisperer" star says she ... Read more...

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