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Still not clear why, how Osama was in Abbottabad: Daily


July 23rd, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) The government's takeover of the plot where Al Qaeda chief was killed has led a leading Pakistani daily to point out that it was still not ... Read more...

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Mindfulness mitigates fears of dying


March 1st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) Being mindful, which means being open, receptive and attentive to whatever is unfolding in the present moment, can mitigate the fear of dying, new research shows. George Mason ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Exercise, helping others can be as effective as drugs to treat mental illnesses


February 18th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study has suggested that lifestyle changes-such as getting more exercise, time in nature, or helping others-can be as effective as drugs or counseling to treat an ... Read more...

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Marriage signature reveals Charles Dickens was ‘nervous’ on wedding day


December 11th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A new analysis of marriage signatures of famous authors has shown that Charles Dickens was "nervous" and Oscar Wilde was "uncertain" on their wedding days.The famous author's writing ... Read more...

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Why does China keep seeking reassurances on Tibet? (Comment)


May 31st, 2010 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya It would have been amusing were it not gratuitous for Beijing to raise the Tibet issue with India's visiting President Pratibha Patil. China has ingrained Tibet so much into ... Read more...

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Ecstasy could help ease trauma long term


April 17th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Ecstasy pills may offer treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), say experts.According to clinical-trial results presented at a conference in San Jose, California, the effect of the party ... Read more...

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‘Frustrated’ educated ’strivers’ walking the sinister way of ‘jihad’ in Pak


February 28th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.28 (ANI): With the population of unemployed youth growing rapidly and a sluggish economy with very few new job opportunities, young educated men from Pakistan's middle and lower middle class ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak defensiveness, a tactical ploy to win over US, neutralise India


February 16th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.16 (ANI): For most of the past 16 months, Pakistan has been on the defensive, unable to live down the fact that terrrorists and their handlers used its soil to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

The seven ways to sniff out if your partner is true to you


October 10th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): Not sure if your partner is true to you? Well, then here are a few signs that may help sniff out whether he/she is lying or not.Here ... Read more...

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The nine personality types of heavy drinkers revealed


September 17th, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): If you think that alcohol drinkers are of only two kinds, that is, normal and alcoholics, then heres a piece of information: Britains health bosses have identified ... Read more...

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Why writing about important values helps seeing ones own follies


July 23rd, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): No one likes to be told that their behavior towards others is irrational, irresponsible, or unhealthy. In fact, when confronted with evidence that their behavior is hurtful ... Read more...

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