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Bhanwari Devi case: More items recovered (Lead)


January 7th, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 7 (IANS) Forensic teams Saturday recovered some more items from a crater and a canal near here, suspecting to be belonging to missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, sources said. ... Read more...

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Bhanwari Devi case: Some more items recovered


January 7th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Jan 7 IANS) A Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) team Saturday recovered some more items from a crater and a canal near Jaloda village in rural Jodhpur suspecting them to ... Read more...

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Racism not ruled out in Indian student’s killing


December 30th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) The killing of 23-year-old Indian student Anuj Bidve in Britain is being treated by police as a "hate crime", after a woman who reportedly held the ... Read more...

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GPS - a new tool to detect clandestine N-tests


June 8th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) US researchers are unveiling a new tool for detecting illegal nuclear explosions: the earth's global positioning system (GPS).Even underground nuclear tests leave their mark on the ... Read more...

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US seeking answers from Pakistan about Osama


May 6th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) US is talking with the Pakistanis to try to understand "what they knew and what they didn't know" with regard to Osama bin Laden hiding ... Read more...

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Attention-savvy Sarah Palin keeps stirring presidential run speculations


April 19th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 19(ANI): Though there is no definitive evidence on whether former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will be running for US President in 2012, her recent activities- her speech over the ... Read more...

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10th-century Peru site used for sacrificing children uncovered


December 7th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 07 (ANI): An anthropologist has discovered a site where inhabitants of 10th-century Peru brought sinister novelty to their rites by slaughtering children.In the Lambayeque valley on the north coast of ... Read more...

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An aspirin a day ‘cuts cancer death rate by 50pc’


December 7th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): Popping an aspirin every day is likely to decrease the risk of dying from a number of common cancers, say Brit researchers.British researchers have discovered the first definitive ... Read more...

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Helical CT scans cut lung cancer deaths by 20pc compared to chest X-rays


November 5th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Scientists have found that screening for lung cancer using helical CT scanning reduced lung cancer deaths by 20 percent compared to using chest X-rays.The study was announced by ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks expose: Pakistan in damage control mode


July 28th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) The stunning WikiLeaks expose that showed the involvement of Pakistan's ISI in carrying out terror attacks against Indians in Afghanistan has received a mixed reaction ... Read more...

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Afghan war document leak reveal ISI, Taliban collaboration


July 27th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington/Islamabad, July 27 (ANI): The leak of 91,000 US military documents containing information about the war in Afghanistan war suggests, but without providing definitive evidence, that Pakistan's spy agency, the Inter-Services ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan’s ISI aids insurgency in India, Afghanistan’


July 26th, 2010 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 26 (IANS) Thousands of secret US military records leaked by a whistleblower site reveal that Pakistan's spy service ISI was actually aiding the Afghan insurgency with ... Read more...

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Chimpanzees kill for territory


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 22 (IANS) Bands of chimpanzees violently kill others from rival groups in a bid to expand their own territory, says a new research which provides the first definitive evidence for ... Read more...

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Best treatment for childhood epilepsy suggested


March 13th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) One of the oldest available anti-seizure medications, ethosuximide, is the most effective treatment for childhood absence epilepsy, a new study says. The study group compared three medications typically used ... Read more...

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Best treatment for childhood epilepsy identified


March 13th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): Doctors at OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital have claimed that ethosuximide, one of the oldest available anti-seizure medications, is the most effective treatment for childhood absence epilepsy.The experts reported ... Read more...

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Chromosome 11 implicated in alcohol dependence


March 2nd, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): A genome-wide association study has found an association between alcohol dependence (AD) and a cluster of genes on chromosome 11."Previous studies have looked at one or a ... Read more...

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AIDS virus prevention gel fails during trials in Africa


December 15th, 2009 - 2:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US drug firm Endo Pharmaceuticals had made an AIDS virus prevention gel has proved ineffective in trials in Africa, Britain's Medical Research Council said on Monday. There ... Read more...

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Scientists find definitive evidence for ancient lake on Mars


June 18th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A University of Colorado (CU) at Boulder research team has discovered the first definitive evidence of shorelines on Mars, an indication of a deep, ancient lake there and ... Read more...

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White sculptures of Athens’ Parthenon temple were originally brightly painted


June 16th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): In a new analysis, scientists have confirmed that the sculptures on the triangular gables of the Parthenon temple in Athens, which are pristine white, were originally brightly painted. ... Read more...

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Drug-eluting stents found to be superior in efficacy to bare metal stents Home


May 27th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A study suggests that the use of drug-eluting stents on heart attack patients undergoing angioplasty is more effective and as safe as that of bare-metal stents.Lead researcher Dr. ... Read more...

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Drug-eluting stents found to be superior in efficacy to bare metal stents


May 7th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A study suggests that the use of drug-eluting stents on heart attack patients undergoing angioplasty is more effective and as safe as that of bare-metal stents.Lead researcher Dr. ... Read more...

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Study finds no definitive role of diets in rheumatoid arthritis treatment


January 28th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 28 (ANI): A new review of 15 studies has found that there is no definitive evidence that changing ones diet can help treat rheumatoid arthritis, a disease in which ... Read more...

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Chidambaram highlights the provision of anti-terror law in Parliament


December 17th, 2008 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.17 (ANI): Introducing a bill on stringent anti-terror law in the Parliament on Wednesday, the Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram highlighted the bills important provisions. In the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment ... Read more...

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Drug-eluting stents more effective, equally as safe as bare metal ones


October 16th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): A new clinical trial has revealed that drug-eluting stents are more effective and equally as safe as bare metal stents for treating heart attack patients.The trial, ... Read more...

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ICC announces rule changes for one-dayers


September 30th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 30 (IANS) The batting side can now decide when to introduce either the second or third Powerplay, according to rule changes for one-day matches announced by the International Cricket Council ... Read more...

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Cancer risk has teachers calling for wi-fi ban in Brit schools


July 29th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Wireless Internet should be banned from British schools amid fears of children being exposed to cancer risk, according to teachers'' leaders.It is being claimed that the ... Read more...

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Bullying, suicide among school kids linked


July 18th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 18 (IANS) Researchers have uncovered a link between bullying, being bullied and suicide in children based on review of studies from 13 countries. "While there is no definitive evidence that ... Read more...

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Bullying may push teens towards suicide


July 18th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): Bullying or being bullied not only causes teenagers stress, but it may even push them towards committing suicide, say researchers who conducted a review of studies from ... Read more...

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Scientists get a new tool for reconstructing planetary origins


June 20th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A precision analysis of lava samples taken from the Kilauea Iki crater in Hawaii crater is giving scientists a new tool for reconstructing planetary origins, by revealing ... Read more...

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Jordan archaeologists discover ‘world’s first church’


June 11th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Archaeologists in Jordan have discovered the world's oldest underground church, dating back almost 2,000 years.The team of archaeologists said that if tests confirm that it dates ... Read more...

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Older people more vulnerable to skin cancer


April 18th, 2008 - 3:32 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, April 18 (IANS) People aged 70 and above, especially men, account for 70 percent deaths from skin cancer with most primary cases occurring in areas of high exposure to sun, according ... Read more...

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