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Regular three-minute workout bursts best for health


January 28th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 28 (ANI): A regular and intense three-minute workout can do wonders in boosting your metabolism, says a new study.According to Professor James Timmons, who worked with a team of ... Read more...

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President Patil to inaugurate Commonwealth Youth Games Sunday


October 11th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 11 (IANS) The stage is set for the 3rd Commonwealth Youth Games, a spectacular sporting bonanza which will be inaugurated here Sunday evening by President Pratibha Patil.Over 1,300 athletes and ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Youth Games to sport ”green” tag


September 7th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 7 (ANI): Next month''s Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) in Pune is not just about sports. It''s going to be India''s biggest attempt to connect sports with environment issues. With conservation ... Read more...

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Rare James Bond books to go on sale


September 3rd, 2008 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) A rare collection of James Bond novels - owned by the man who is said to have inspired the super-spy character - is expected to fetch $36,000 at ... Read more...

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Large population of endangered monkeys discovered in Cambodia


August 29th, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): Researchers from Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) have discovered an unexpectedly large population of two endangered species of monkeys in Cambodia.According to a report released by WCS, there ... Read more...

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Pakistani ‘dictator’s’ wife comes to Scotland


August 23rd, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) While former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf shuffles his choices in life after politics, an unnamed Pakistani dictator's wife still seems to be in the thick of things - ... Read more...

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Four detained over pro-Tibet protest near Beijing stadium


August 6th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 6 (DPA) Two US and two British citizens were detained Wednesday after a pro-Tibet protest near Beijing's National Stadium two days ahead of the Olympic opening ceremony. Two of the ... Read more...

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Discovery of 125,000 gorillas in Congo increases the animals overall numbers


August 6th, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Washington, August 6 (ANI): Wildlife researchers have discovered 125,000 western lowland gorillas deep in the forests of the Republic of Congo, leading to a major increase in the animals estimated population. ... Read more...

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Humans eating monkeys into extinction


August 5th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Humans are eating their closest relatives into extinction, particularly in Southeast Asia, alarmed conservationists have revealed. Nearly half of the world's 634 species of monkeys, apes and other ... Read more...

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Dev Anand to build Bollywood studios…in Scotland


May 24th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by admin
London, May 24 (IANS) Picturesque Scotland may soon host the first permanent Bollywood studios in Europe. With its picture-postcard lakes, rivers, mountains and hills, the province is a particular favourite of Bollywood ... Read more...

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Indians in Scotland celebrate Republic Day with fervour


January 27th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by admin
Edinburgh (Scotland), Jan 27 (ANI): Indians in Scotland on Saturday celebrated the 59th Republic Day of India with gaiety and enthusiasm.Consul General of India, Ramesh Chander, hoisted the tricolour at his residence ... Read more...

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IAEA warns of ‘Dirty Bomb’ threat to a major world capital


November 21st, 2007 - 2:37 pm ICT by admin
Edinburgh, Nov.21 (ANI): The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has warned that terrorists might detonate a "dirty bomb" in a major city sooner than later. William Nye, Home Office director of counter-terrorism and ... Read more...

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