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UK school’s ex-pupils call Beckhams ‘working class’


April 6th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): David and Victoria Beckham's plans to send their children to esteemed private school Haberdashers' Aske's has upset some ex-pupils, who claim the celebrity couple aren't their sort ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ex-Man City star’s wife was ‘killed’ by routine liposuction surgery, inquest told


March 8th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8(ANI): Former Manchester City defender Colin Hendry's wife died after a seven-year battle to recover from a botched cosmetic surgery procedure, an inquest has heard.Denise Hendry's bowel and colon were ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gene used by bacteria to breach plant defences identified


March 4th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): Scientists have identified the gene used by some infectious bacteria to breach defensive natural products produced by plants.Plants are able to protect themselves from most bacteria, but some ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Botox ‘may help women with vaginal spasms that prevent them from having sex’


February 26th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 26 (ANI): Botox treatments may help women who suffer from vaginal muscle spasms, says an expert.MSNBC.com reported that Botulinum Toxin A, the active ingredient in drugs such as Botox ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bill Murray wins pebble beach golf tournament


February 15th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actor Bill Murray showed his other side when he won the Pebble Beach Golf Tournament.This is the second time that Murray has won a golf ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Sports |

Thanks to ‘Goldilocks effect’, dinos left footprints at the perfect time


February 4th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): A new study has found that thanks to something called a 'Goldilocks effect,' dinosaurs left lasting footprints only when conditions were just right."By using computer modelling, we were ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

U. S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Expected To Be Released On Friday


January 20th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The citizens of Arizona witnessed the death of six people on Tuscon shooting on January 8, 2011. 14 other people were also wounded as the gunman ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords to be released from hospital on Friday


January 20th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Doctors at the University Medical Center where Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is recovering have indicated that the congresswoman could be out of the facility by Friday.The doctors ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Doctors say Giffords recovering, but still not stable


January 14th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Doctors attending to Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords, who was critically wounded after being shot in Tucson, Arzona, have claimed she is recovering, and is able to keep her ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shot US Congresswoman chances of survival 101 percent, say doctors


January 12th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan.12 (ANI): Doctors attending to critically wounded Democrat Representative Gabrielle Giffords have said that her chances of survival are now 101 percent, and added that she is making a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mercury is responsible for turning gay birds


January 12th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists were baffled as to why the levels of the white ibises were going down. As a result, researchers from United States and Sri Lanka set ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Arizona Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords Responding To Commands, Doctors Say


January 10th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday, a shooting rampage at a meeting in supermarket in Arizona claimed the lives of 6 people and nearly 17 were injured. U. S. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Boozy footbath won’t get you drunk


December 15th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): A new research has exploded the Danish urban myth that it is possible to get drunk by submerging your feet in alcohol.The authors, led by Dr Peter Lommer ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Study: Aspirin cuts cancer risk by 20%


December 8th, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has determined that the humble aspirin cuts cancer risk. The results of the study were published in the medical journal ‘The Lancet’.In this ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Anna Faris in ‘Ghostbusters 3′?


November 25th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Actress Anna Faris has reportedly been roped in to star in the third instalment of "Ghostbusters" movie series.The studios bosses are said to be looking for a new ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Texting before going to bed ‘affects sleep, mood’


November 8th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): It may be time for you to put you cellphone aside before going to bed for it might affect your sleep and moods, according to a new study.Text ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Poster girl of Taliban oppression unveils new nose


October 13th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): The woman, who appeared on the cover of Time Magazine without her nose and accompanied by an article highlighting the plight of women in Afghanistan, has unveiled ... Read more...

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Blood type diet - secret behind Sir Cliff Richard’s slim physique


October 7th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 07 (ANI): Sir Cliff Richard has revealed the secret behind his slim physique.The singer, who turns 70 next Thursday, has revealed that he is 'obsessed' with his looks and follows ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Titanium foam implants to revolutionize bone injury treatments


September 23rd, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): A new kind of implant, Titanium foam, could revolutionize how bone injury treatments are carried out, according to a new study.The foam resembles the inside of a bone ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, ‘tongue tingler’ to tackle snoring


September 7th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 7 (ANI): Fed up of your partner's snoring that keeps you up all night? A new tongue tingler may be the answer to all your prayers.During each breath, the device ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Delaying fat digestion could be key to curbing appetite


August 20th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): Scientists at Institute of Food Research have discovered an unexpected synergy that helps break down fat-delaying digestion of fatty acids to curb appetite.The discovery provides a focus to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why drunk drivers feel they are fit to get behind the wheel


August 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): Researchers have found why some people feel they have recovered enough to drive after drinking.The new study, led by Dr. Peter J. Snyder, vice president of research for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Elevated heart rate over time linked to death risk


August 13th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Scientists have found that an elevated resting heart rate that develops or persists during follow-up is associated with a significantly increased risk of death, whether from heart disease ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cheryl Cole’s accent leaves 80pc Brits confused


August 6th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 6 (ANI): Singer Cheryl Cole's accent confuses 80 percent of Brits, according to a new survey.The poll by Bristol University researchers revealed that the Girls Aloud beauty and her fellow ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mullin Automotive Museum showcases $30+ million Bugatti car


August 5th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oxnard, Aug 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mullin Automotive Museum in Oxnard have placed on display a 1936 Bugatti car that was sold recently between the amount of $30 million to $40 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New skin cancer pills ‘can shrink tumours by up to 50pc’


July 24th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): Scientists have developed two daily pills, which can halt skin cancer in its tracks by shrinking tumours, even in the most advanced stages.The drugs target the harmful ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

China Destroying Tainted Milk Powder


July 12th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Reports about the ‘harmful’ milk that’s being circulated in China has been flowing in. The China state news organization, Xinhua said that quality ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

IVM fertility treatment linked to oversized babies


July 1st, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Babies born after in vitro maturation (IVM) fertility treatment are more likely to be born larger than normal and have more difficult births requiring more obstetric interventions such ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dozens of British teenage girls have had multiple abortions


June 13th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): Abortion is simply being used as a form of contraception by a growing percentage of teenagers in Britain, suggests government data, which shows that dozens of girls have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists to survey huge volcanic flank collapse deposits


May 6th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): A team of scientists led by Dr Peter Talling of the UK's National Oceanography Centre (NOC), currently aboard the Royal Research Ship James Cook, has set sail to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

1 in 10 Brits has been injured while gardening!


April 30th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Around 10 percent of Britons have injured themselves while gardening, says a research.This is four times as many as those who suffered on the ski-slopes, added the study, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Two key brain regions work in tandem like integrated network


April 20th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Two important areas in the central nervous system- basal ganglia and the cerebellum-are linked together to form an integrated functional network, say researchers at the University of Pittsburgh.Each ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Renal specialist denies recommending `Dr. Death’ Patel for performing surgery


April 14th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Apr.14 (ANI): A renal specialist has strenuously denied recommending Indian-origin Dr. Jayant Patel for performing an allegedly fatal operation on a seriously unwell patient.Under cross-examination in the Supreme Court in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dr. Death’s patient ‘too frail for surgery’


April 12th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 12 (ANI): Brisbane's Supreme Court has been told that Indian origin doctor Jayant a.k.a. Dr. Death should not have operated on a patient who was frail and suffering a number ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World’s tiniest force recorded


April 12th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 12 (ANI): Using a bowl of trapped ions, scientists have measured the smallest forces ever recorded.The discovery could pave the way for solving unanswered questions in materials science areas such ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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