deceit

Looking left or right not linked to lying, says study


July 12th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) The popular notion that looking towards the right suggests lying, while the reverse eye movement indicates telling the truth, may not be true, says a ... Read more...

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Devious people take emotionally intelligent for a ride


May 21st, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) People who rate themselves high on emotional intelligence (EI) scale might be taken for a ride as they tend to over-estimate their ability to detect deception ... Read more...

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‘The Dirty Picture’ about rise and fall of 1980s dancing star (Preview)


November 29th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Vidya Balan made a gainful start with "No One Killed Jessica" in 2011 and at the end of the year she is ready to ... Read more...

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How male spiders try to trick females into sex


November 14th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 14 (IANS) Male nursery web spiders try to trick females into sex with worthless silk-wrapped gifts. But females are not so easily impressed.Most gifts contain insects, but some ... Read more...

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Will Salman strike gold again with ‘Bodyguard’? (IANS Preview)


August 29th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) After playing a fearless cop in "Dabangg" and a romantic in "Ready", superstar Salman Khan is back this Eid with more action and drama ... Read more...

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Red Fort attack: LeT militant’s death sentence upheld (Second Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Terming the Dec 22, 2000, Red Fort assault as "an attack on Mother India", the Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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Red Fort attack: LeT militant’s death sentence upheld (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday upheld the death sentence awarded to Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Mohammad Arif alias Ashfaq, a Pakistani national, for the Dec 22, 2000, Red ... Read more...

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Lack of respect for intellect, creativity pained Mani: Neville Tuli


July 6th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Cancer wasn't the only reason why accclaimed filmmaker Mani Kaul, who died here Wednesday morning after prolonged illness, was in pain, his associate Neville Tuli, ... Read more...

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Hegde slams government on Lokpal bill


June 16th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta and member of the Lokpal bill drafting committee Santosh Hegde Thursday slammed the government for indulging in mudslinging and insisting on the adoption ... Read more...

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Elderly tend to be bad liars


May 30th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 30 (IANS) Older people cannot lie as convincingly as younger people and are worse at detecting when others are lying, a study says. Psychology researchers Ted Ruffman, Janice ... Read more...

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We’ll take Badals to the cleaners: Amarinder Singh (Interview)


May 19th, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 19 (IANS) Former chief minister Amarinder Singh says the ruling Akali Dal is a "17th century" outfit that has done little for Punjab and that his Congress ... Read more...

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Ex-US President Carter sued for five million dollars over falsehoods in ‘Palestine’ book


February 2nd, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2(ANI): Former United States President Jimmy Carter is facing a five million dollar-plus lawsuit over his book "Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid", which was published by 'Simon and Schuster' in November ... Read more...

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Venezuela’s Chavez threatens to seize bank


January 27th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Jan 27 (IANS/EFE) President Hugo Chavez threatened to expropriate the Venezuelan subsidiary of Spanish banking giant BBVA in a tense telephone conversation Wednesday with the bank's CEO that was broadcast live ... Read more...

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Maharashtra politicos cheer Adarsh demolition order


January 16th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Welcoming the environment ministry's order to demolish the Adarsh housing society building within three months, politicians in Maharashtra said this was the only option for the scam-hit ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Study: 3 in 10 Americans commit financial infidelity


January 14th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new survey has concluded that about thirty percent of Americans commit what they call “financial infidelity”.The researchers explained that type of infidelity involves lying about ... Read more...

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Want long-lasting love? Ask ‘does he watch porn’ or ‘is she a shoe addict’


January 7th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): The secret to a long-lasting relationship is to know everything about your partner - his or her likes, dislikes, quirks and even addictions - according to a leading ... Read more...

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Poll panel to consider single phase voting in Tamil Nadu


December 30th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) The Election Commission Thursday said it will consider the demand of single phase polling in the coming assembly polls in Tamil Nadu, given that four other states would ... Read more...

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Now, take a lunch break to get sterilized in secret!


December 20th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Women are these days opting for secret 'lunch hour breaks', where instead of the usual lunch, they get themselves sterilization appointments.A private clinic claims it is the first ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

7/7 London suicide bomber’s widow remarries secretly


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): The widow of 7/7 bomb ringleader Mohammad Sidique Khan has secretly remarried, and reportedly moved away from the home where the worst terror atrocity in Britain was planned.According ... Read more...

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Men too can fake orgasms: Study


November 14th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Women aren't the only ones who can pretend to have orgasms, according to a new study, which found that even men feign pleasure in bed.In a study of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Woman gets 15 years for cancer scam


October 30th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Towson, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Baltimore County Circuit Judge called a lady “professional thief” before giving her 15 years for faking cancer. The please of 38-year-old Dina Perouty Leone did not convince ... Read more...

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Man on dating site ‘tricks Perth woman to have sex’


October 19th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): A man allegedly contacted a Perth woman via the Internet and tricked her into having sex with him.Police say that on October 13, the 27-year-old woman met ... Read more...

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Pakistan golf course leads to huge loss


October 11th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 11 (IANS) A deal to set up a golf course in Pakistan's Lahore city has caused a loss of Rs.4.82 billion to the exchequer, says a report issued by the ... Read more...

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Judge reduces charges against Anna Nicole’s ex beau


September 30th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) The judge in late model Anna Nicole Smith's drug conspiracy trial has reduced the charges against her former boyfriend Howard K. Stern.Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Robert ... Read more...

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‘India still battles woes Alexander the Great did’


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) If Greek conqueror Alexander the Great was to visit India nearly 2,500 years after his first incursion into the country, he would find it beset with "similar ... Read more...

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Youth want sex, violence - not mush - on TV


August 29th, 2010 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Show them a boy-meets-girl story and chances are today's Indian youth will switch off their TV sets. What they are looking for is some serious ... Read more...

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Hair extensions firm sues Paris Hilton for $35m


August 12th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): Hotel heiress Paris Hilton has been sued for 35 million dollars by a hair extension company that has claimed she signed a multi-million dollar contract to use ... Read more...

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Hilton embroiled in $35mn hair extension lawsuit


August 12th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Socialite Paris Hilton has been sued after allegedly failing to honour a contract requiring her to promote a line of hair extensions. Hairtech International executives are suing Hilton ... Read more...

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Teri Hatcher sued by ex-employee for fraud


August 12th, 2010 - 5:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Actress Teri Hatcher has been sued by her former employee for wrongful termination and fraud. In the lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court, her employee Jennifer Glassman ... Read more...

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BJP demands Kalmadi’s resignation over corruption in CWG


August 5th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Aug 5 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists staged a demonstration here on Thursday demanding resignation of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi for allegedly patronizing corruption in ... Read more...

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Judge refuses to dismiss charges against Anna Nicole Smith’s doctor


July 7th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A request to drop charges against one of the doctors accused of providing Anna Nicole Smith with illegal drugs, that led to her death have ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kansas Doctor Commences To Defend Himself In The Overdose-Related Death Trial


May 28th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Yesterday, a Kansas doctor, Stephen Schneider, commenced the process of defending himself in a court of law against grave accusations that he and his ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Congress to vote on military gay ban


May 27th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congress is going to vote on whether to allow gay military men to openly express their sexuality preferences in the service. Congress is expected to vote ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Prasthanam’ - of politics, deceit and emotions (Telugu Film Review)


April 17th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Prasthanam"; Director: Deva Katta; Cast: Shravanand, Rubi Pariwar, Sai Kumar, Sandeep Kishan and Jayaprakash Reddy; Music: Mahesh Shankar; Rating:***"Prasthanam" has strong political overtones and is the latest ... Read more...

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Romanian citizen sentenced for participating in a Connecticut phising scheme


February 10th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by BNO News
BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A Romanian citizen was sentenced on Monday to approximately seven months in prison for his role in a phising scheme that affected several Connecticut residents, U.S. Attorney ... Read more...

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