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‘To Rome With Love’ - love letter to love (IANS Movie Review)


September 8th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "To Rome With Love"; Cast: Woody Allen, Alec Baldwin, Roberto Benigni, Penelope Cruz and Judy Davis; Director: Woody Allen; Rating: ****Love and romance come in different shapes and sizes. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Valance desires body like Kardashian, Biel


June 12th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 12 (IANS) Australian singer-actress Holly Valance has expressed a desire to have a body like socialite Kim Kardashian or actress Jessica Biel."Jessica Biel's (body) is unbelievable and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sonali Bendre surprised to see hubby Goldie at LFW


March 6th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre, who was the show stopper for designer Siddhartha Tytler at Lakme Fashion Week 2012, was pleasantly surprised to see her husband Goldie ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Our rational thinking is affected by bodily quirks


February 15th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 15 (IANS) We are actually kidding ourselves when we take pride in our rational thinking - who knows when it may be hijacked by quirks.One particularly powerful influence ... Read more...

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Bihar’s popular Chhath festival begins


October 30th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 30 (IANS) The four day Chhath festival, one of the most popular and biggest in Bihar, began early Sunday as hundreds of thousands of devotees, mainly married women, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Not all pasta is pasta: Italian chef


June 24th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) It comes in different shapes, sizes and names and is among the world's favourite foods, but Italian chef Angelo Maria Franchini cautions that all that ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

French women strip to undies to celebrate different body shapes


March 26th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A number of French women stripped down to their underwear to celebrate different body shapes.After they stripped to their undies, the ladies did a cheeky dance to Lady ... Read more...

Posted in World |

What rat whiskers can tell us about the sense of touch


February 19th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Scientists are studying how rats use their whiskers to sense the environment around them to convert the sense of touch with movement.Rats, using their whiskers, can determine all ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian foundrymen demand government’s support


February 14th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Feb 14 (IANS) The foundry sector, the mother industry that feeds various other trades like automotives, auto-components, engineering goods, sanitary fittings, oil and natural gas exploration, textiles and railways, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chandigarh to host Indian Foundry Congress from Friday


February 10th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 10 (IANS) This union territory is all set to host the 59th edition of the three-day Indian Foundry Congress and Cast India expo from Friday.Over 200 exhibitors from different parts ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Splitting tablets a potentially dangerous practice: Study


January 6th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Belgium researchers have warned that splitting pills is a potentially dangerous practice.Their study points out that the practice could have 'serious consequences' for patients, especially with tablets that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chennai hosts cake exhibition


December 31st, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
By JaikumarChennai, Dec.31 (ANI): A unique cake exhibition, displaying several cakes of different shapes and sizes was held in Tamil Nadu's Chennai city on Thursday.The event attracted cake lovers both from the ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Aliens, folk dancers and merrymaking: Chandigarh carnival begins


November 26th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 26 (IANS) Floats depicting aliens and spaceships, folk dancers and students dressed up as Hollywood and Bollywood characters - a colourful parade passed through Chandigarh Friday, kicking off a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Demand for designer lamps rises in Hyderabad ahead of Diwali


October 27th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Oct. 27 (ANI): The demand for designer lamps has risen here in the run-up to the festival of lights - Diwali.People, who are engaged in the sale of designer lamps and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese pearls high in demand in Hyderabad markets


October 24th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Ranjeet JadhavHyderabad, Oct.24 (ANI): Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh is often referred as the 'City of Pearls' since it boasts of having the largest pearl market in the country.Of ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

New insight into multitalented protein sheds light on HIV mysteries


October 15th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has developed a research method by which new insights into the infection process of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that leads to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Double eye of Venus polar vortex disappears


September 24th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): Using data from ESA's Venus Express spacecraft, a new animation has shown that the double eye of the giant vortex at Venus's South pole has disappeared.Dr. Giuseppe ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How beard defines a man


September 15th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 15 (ANI): A new book reveals how the different shapes of facial hair can define a person.'Beards... A Spotter's Guide' by Cara Frost-Sharratt, names no fewer than 40 styles, and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Eat Drink Man Woman’ sequel to promote vegetarianism


August 1st, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The first film left one hungry for Chinese and Taiwanese delicacies with its lip-smacking portrayal of cooking methods, while its sequel will promote vegetarianism, says Taiwanese producer ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Key Alzheimer’s risk gene causes alterations in shapes of brain protein deposits


July 15th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Using a newly discovered class of biomarkers, researchers have found that the shape of brain protein deposits is different in people with Alzheimer's who have the highest-risk gene ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

10 new species discovered in Atlantic Ocean


July 7th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): Scientists have just returned from a voyage in the Atlantic Ocean with samples of rare animals and more than 10 possible new species.The University of Aberdeen is leading ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New species discovered in Atlantic Ocean


July 7th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, scientists have found over 10 new species under the Atlantic Ocean, including creatures close to the missing evolutionary link between backboned and invertebrate animals. The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Carbon nanotubes make up ultrasensitive biosensor to identify proteins


June 28th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): A group of carbon nanotubes coated with a thin layer of protein-recognizing polymer form a biosensor that can use electrochemical signals to identify small traces of proteins.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

2,700-year-old human skeletons found in Mexico


May 20th, 2010 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 20 (IANS/EFE) Archaeologists claimed to have discovered a tomb with four skeletal remains dating back some 2,700 years in the ruins of a Mexican pyramid. The tomb at the ancestral ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kerala hosts mango, banana festival


May 1st, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
By John SamuelKochi, May 1 (ANI): Over 150 varieties of mangoes and bananas have been put on display during a mango show and banana festival being held here.Organised by the Ernakulam ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Pregnant Dannii Minogue launches new clothing range


April 28th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28(ANI): Dannii Minogue, who is expecting a child soon, has launched a new range of clothing in collaboration with designer Tabitha Somerset-Webb.The singer said that pregnancy had "opened her mind" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Toy-inspired acoustic lens creates ’sound bullets’


April 22nd, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): Inspired by a popular executive toy ("Newton's cradle"), researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have built a device-called a nonlinear acoustic lens, which produces highly focused, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

I would love to dress Michelle Obama, says Posh


March 9th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Victoria Beckham has admitted that she would love to dress US First Lady Michelle Obama.The pop princess turned designer, who has dressed some of Hollywood's biggest names ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Premature babies as good as others in use of hands


March 2nd, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
London, March 2 (IANS) Even premature babies are capable of recognising and distinguishing two objects of different shapes (a prism and a cylinder) with their right or left hands, a new study ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Poor fit may explain why men are not big fans of condoms


February 16th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A badly fitted condom not only reduces sexual pleasure for both men and women, but also raises risks of infection and pregnancy, say experts.A poll of 436, according ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

27 cuneiform tablets from 2500 BC unearthed in Syria


February 8th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Archaeological expeditions working at North-eastern Syria have discovered several collective tombs and parts of seals with different shapes in addition to 27 cuneiform tablets dating back to 2500 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Slim’ Posh, ‘curvy’ J.Lo have same dress size


January 29th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 29 (ANI): Singing stars Victoria Beckham and Jennifer Lopez might have dramatically different figures - but they're same size in clothing.Lopez is famously known for her curves, and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tradition food items losing identity in urbanisation race


January 17th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Jan.17 (ANI): The very word 'festival' often reminds people of delicious food, as celebration of any festive occasion looks incomplete unless and until rich food is distributed among near ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Brit Burlesque beauty unwraps cabaret history in DVD to prove size zero not sexy


January 17th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 17 (ANI): British showgirl Immodesty Blaize has unwrapped a history of cabaret featuring models of different shapes and sizes in glamorous striptease acts in her first DVD Burlesque Undressed.The curvy ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NASA’s mirror to peer into the past and reveal how first galaxies formed


January 8th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 8 (ANI): NASA is developing a primary mirror, 21.3 feet in diameter, for use on the James Webb Space Telescope to look into the past and tell us about our ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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