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Research reveals that ‘Early birds are happier’


June 13th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a new research, early risers are the happiest. Scientists have concluded that individuals who get up earlier in the morning were generally healthier and happier ... Read more...

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Lowest turnout in India ODI at Eden (Diary)


October 25th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) It was an unusual Eden Gardens on Tuesday. Known the world over for its cricket mad spectators who always scramble for tickets to savour the ball-willow ... Read more...

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Blame not wife, but her sleep clock


May 6th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Women who say they are just too tired for sex may be stating the truth, not just fibbing. They run on a different biological sleep clock ... Read more...

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Celebs queue up at Kolkata polling booths


April 27th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) Be it 'detective Feluda' or the 'prince of Calcutta', celebrities from the world of culture, sports and literature milled at the city's polling booths to cast ... Read more...

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Brains of birds have a dinosaur source: Study


April 13th, 2011 - 9:00 am ICT by ANI
Calgary (Canada), Apr. 13 (ANI): Canadian researchers have opined that the brains of birds can be traced to a dinosaur source.Their new research published in a journal of Britain's Royal Society traced ... Read more...

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Bollywood who’s who descends for ‘Hum Dono’ in colour


February 4th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) The premiere of the coloured version of "Hum Dono" was as grand as it must have been when the Dev Anand classic first released 50 years ago. ... Read more...

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Were the ancestors of T.rex vegetarian?


December 21st, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): A new study has raised the possibility that ancestors of the predator dinosaur Tyrannosaurus Rex may have been vegetarian.Lindsay Zanno and colleague Peter Makovicky collected data for theropods, ... Read more...

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Dinos’ evolving beaks were like ‘Swiss Army knives’


December 21st, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): A new study has claimed that beaks acted like Swiss Army knives for dinosaurs - it was "an evolutionary innovation", say scientists."As modern animals such as birds and ... Read more...

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Kohl’s Wants Shoppers To Make An Early Start To Black Friday


November 26th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It looks like the shops offering great deals on Black Friday want to make the shopper lose their sleep over them, literally. Kohl's announced that the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

World cinema unfolds as MAMI fest kicks off


October 22nd, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) Showcasing cinema from 59 countries, MAMI's 12th Mumbai Film Festival began here amid much fanfare, with some well known names in the film fraternity turning up for ... Read more...

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Post CWG should see demand in sports management courses


October 2nd, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
By Raymond Raplang Kharmujai Shillong, Oct 2 (IANS) With India playing host to global sporting events like the 2010 Commonwealth Games that are expected to boost the market for sport management professionals in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ancient Giant Penguin Fossil Unearthed


October 1st, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 1, 2010(Pen Men at Work): the fossil of a giant prehistoric penguin has been discovered recently. Scientists who analyzed the fossil have revealed certain startling facts about the prehistoric bird. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Owl monkey only primate to exhibit ‘early birds’ and ‘night owls’ behaviour


September 4th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): University of Pennsylvania anthropologists have shown that in Azaro's owl monkeys, temperature and light are just as important environmental factors as the circadian rhythm that regulates periods of ... Read more...

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Taylor Hall And Tyler Seguin: The Early Birds At The NHL Drafts


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The first four hours of the NHL Draft on Friday produced no big surprises. The Chicago Blackhawks picked Kevin Hayes with their 24th and were also ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

First Birds Were Poor fliers


May 17th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Investigators have come about with the fact that the earliest birds were poor fliers. They did not have feathers tough enough to take to the ... Read more...

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“Science” Issue Depicts The First Birds To Be Poor Fliers


May 17th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri London, May 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recent discoveries and researches have proved the fact that the earlier birds were poor fliers. Reportedly, the researchers believe that birds of earlier centuries lacked ... Read more...

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160-mln yr old dinosaur disocvery bolsters bird-dino connection


January 29th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 29 (ANI): A team of Chinese palaeontologists has found a new species of dinosaur dating back to 160 million years, which bolsters the bird-dino connection, as it exhibits characteristics associated ... Read more...

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Scientists identify color of dinosaur feathers for first time


January 28th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 28 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have identified the colour of some feathers on dinosaurs and early birds for the first time.The research found that the theropod dinosaur Sinosauropteryx ... Read more...

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Ancient birds may have lost teeth to get airborne


December 9th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 9 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have suggested that ancient birds lost their teeth in order to shed some weight to get airborne.Archaeopteryx, at 150 million years old still ... Read more...

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Nigeria attracts trade fair buyers with shea butter, minerals


November 19th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Around 25 representatives from Nigeria are taking part in the ongoing India International Trade Fair, the only African country participating in the fortnight-long fair. Most of them ... Read more...

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Early birds may not catch the worm, thanks to climate change


September 5th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 5 (ANI): Reports indicate that climate change may affect critical water resources that support prey for 75 migratory bird species in the Great Basin in the US.As climate change either ... Read more...

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Kailash pilgrims to take on ‘butcher’ tour operator (With Images)


June 14th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 14 (IANS) "We will take you on a four-star tour of Mt. Kailash and the Mansarovar," a New Delhi-based tour operator promised Rajendra Harsh, a 52-year-old financial ... Read more...

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Music to the ears: Young songstress Zee Avi is all set to mesmerize


May 19th, 2009 - 11:26 pm ICT by GD
In the big bad world of show business, there comes only once in a while, a performer so fresh, that it breaks your heart just to hear her perform. For the early ... Read more...

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Delhi sees 18 percent polling in four hours (Second Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The capital witnessed nearly 18 percent voter turnout in the first four hours of polling even as poll officials expressed optimism that the not-so-hot day would ... Read more...

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Slow, smooth start to voting in Delhi (Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Voting got off to a quiet start across the national capital's seven parliamentary seats with Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit ... Read more...

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Brainpower helped birds survive extinction peril


January 20th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Birds survived the catastrophe that wiped off dinosaurs from the face of earth because of their well-developed brains, claims a new study of fossils.Dinosaurs and early birds ... Read more...

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Gene expression in alligators suggests birds have thumbs


October 4th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): By examining the expression of a particular gene in alligators, biologists have found that birds also have thumbs.The research was conducted by Alexander Vargas and colleagues ... Read more...

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Presidential race: Obama and McCain even


September 16th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.16 (ANI): John McCain and Barack Obama have 50 days left to determine who among them will be the United States 44th President. Heading into the frenzied final weeks, national polls ... Read more...

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Early birds score better grades in college


June 10th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): If you want to score well in college, just get out of bed earlier, for a new study suggests that morningness is a predictor of better grades ... Read more...

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Livestock painkiller smuggled from Bangladesh decimating vulture population in India


May 10th, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, May 10 (ANI): The population of Asian vultures in India is dwindling fast at the Rani Vulture breeding and conservation site in Guwahati.Diclofenac Sodium, an anti-inflammatory drug administered to cattle ... Read more...

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Glamour, glitz and riveting cricket at Mumbai IPL


April 20th, 2008 - 10:58 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) The much-awaited Indian Premier League (IPL) came to the city with oodles of glitz and glamour, as the first match was played here Sunday at the Wankhede Stadium ... Read more...

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Earliest birds acted more like turkeys than common cuckoos


November 14th, 2007 - 8:33 am ICT by admin
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