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Assam plans food supplement for high school girls


May 24th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 24 (IANS) Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma Thursday said the government was considering providing some food supplement to high school girls before administering them iron and folic ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Chavan pleads, but Hazare continues fast (Lead)


December 28th, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Tuesday night urged Anna Hazare to end his fast after he developed 102 degrees temperature but the anti-corruption crusader declined ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hazare ill, refuses to break fast


December 27th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Anna Hazare refused Tuesday night to end his three-day fast in support of a strong Lokpal despite falling sick and running 102 degrees temperature, his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bearded dragon lizard plays video games


December 16th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Who would ever believe that a lizard will be able to play a game? Well if you try something the creature loves, may be it will ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Children of lesser god living it out on the streets (Dec 10 is Human Rights Day)


December 10th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Fourteen-year-old Gudiya gets up at the crack of dawn and immediately gets on to work. Empty stomach, she walks the capital streets and around dump ... Read more...

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Protesting Hyundai workers roll out cars on empty stomach


November 30th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Even as a sizeable number of workers of the Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) roll out cars on an empty stomach pressing various demands, 32 dismissed ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Students hospitalised after consuming iron pills


September 20th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 20 (IANS) As many as 60 students of a central government-run girls' school in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district were hospitalised Tuesday as they took ill after consuming iron ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

20 child labourers rescued in Delhi


May 10th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Twenty child labourers have been rescued from zari (embroidery) units and roadside eateries in south Delhi, a statement by a child rights NGO that assisted ... Read more...

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Indian team almost went out to play on empty stomach against Pakistan


April 1st, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni revealed Friday that his players had almost missed their meal during Wednesday's semifinal against Pakistan in Mohali.Dhoni said that the staff ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Late night, little security, they counted Delhi’s homeless


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Rahul Vaishnavi New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Walking into dirty lanes at night, waking up sleeping and sometimes hostile people, thousands of enumerators and volunteers, including women, fanned out across the sprawling ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Risotto and pizza - how to say no to a hangover this New Year


December 30th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) It's that time of the year again - partying hard and drinking harder becomes the norm and the first morning of the year is inevitably ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

The guide to drop ‘20 pounds in 30 days’ and achieve ‘a 15-minute orgasm’


December 17th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): How can you drop 20 pounds in 30 days without exercise, produce a 15-minute female orgasm, double your sperm count, or binge during the holidays without gaining fat?Here ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Over 100 students fall ill after medication at health camp


December 14th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Etawah (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 14 (IANS) As many as 110 students of a primary school in this Uttar Pradesh district were hospitalised Tuesday when they fell ill after they had been administered ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Helping slum children dream big - and go to college (Feature)


November 21st, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sugandha Pathak New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Only 30 percent of Delhi's slum children make it to school beyond the age of 14. But defying the statistics and the odds, a clutch ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Obama asks India’s youth to join public service, pitches for growth (Lead)


November 7th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) In remarks similar to what Prime Minister Manmohan Singh also often makes, US President Barack Obama Sunday said economic growth cannot be undermined as it was necessary ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

55 Bangladesh kids fall ill after eating biscuits


October 28th, 2010 - 6:01 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 28 (IANS) At least 55 children fell ill after eating biscuits distributed by the UN World Food Programme in Bangladesh's Gaibandha district, officials said.The biscuits were supplied under the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Skipping breakfast risky for the heart


October 27th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) A new study shows that leaving the house on an empty stomach leads to obesity, larger fat stores around the stomach and higher cholesterol levels -- all major ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Skipping breakfast too often ‘ups heart disease risk’


October 26th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Leaving the house on an empty stomach increases the risk of potentially deadly heart disease, says a new research.It shows that regularly skipping breakfast leads to obesity, larger ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Drunkorexia, the dangerous new booze-diet fad to stay skinny


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington Oct 22 (ANI): Drunkorexia-a new trend that involves not eating in order to save calories for alcohol-is gaining momentum amongst youngsters.A drunkorexic is a person who restricts food intake to reserve ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The Sania-Shoaib honeymoon is still on (Games Sidelights)


October 8th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Sania Mirza and Shoaib Mailk have been married for over six months. But seeing the Indian-Pakistani pair at the Commonwealth Games together clearly shows their honeymoon is ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Vishal-Shekhar asked Rahman for autograph (TV Snippets)


September 14th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) They may be big names in the Bollywood music industry, but music director duo Vishal-Shekhar did not shy away from asking music maestro A.R. Rahman for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Drugs to fight bone thinning double cancer risk


September 3rd, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of women taking drugs to reverse bone thinning could be doubling their oesophagus (gut) cancer risk. A major study shows those taking bisphosphonate (a class of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Vitamin A controversy: Seven Haryana students hospitalised again


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), Sep 2 (IANS) The controversy over nearly 100 girls taking ill in a Haryana town after being administered a Vitamin A dose in school raised its head again when seven ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Homeopathic drug may prevent swine flu


July 10th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Homeopathic medicines have been suggested to prevent swine flu by the The Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy. At a meeting called by the department of AYUSH (Ayur ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

UN spotlight puts Maoist child soldier in peril


July 5th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 5 (IANS) After rubbing shoulders with top UN officials in New York and basking in limelight, former Maoist child soldier Sita Tamang has to now pay the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Exercising on empty stomach good for male fitness


May 25th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 25 (IANS) Exercising on an empty stomach may be good for male fitness, says a new study conducted by the Massey University (MU). "Training is all about putting the body under ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Metabolic fingerprints offer fresh clues toward personalized treatment


April 10th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Scientists have found further evidence to reaffirm that the way our bodies digest and process nutrients in the food we eat is different for every person.Nutrition scientists ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

I believe that another world does exists-Shubh Joshi


March 17th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Shubh Joshi, is making his debut as an actor with Vikram Bhatt's film Shaapit. He is the second lead in the film. This boy from Nainital has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

State-level hockey players in Ludhiana playing on empty stomach


March 6th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiana, Mar 6 (ANI): As Hockey World Cup is underway in New Delhi, some state-level Indian hockey players in Ludhiana are living under inappropriate conditions and yearning for their daily meals.The ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Lactose intolerance misunderstood, say experts


February 26th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): People who are lactose intolerant often avoid milk and dairy products, thereby depriving themselves of calcium, vitamin D, and other essential nutrients. However, eliminating these nutrient-rich foods may ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

German play turns chaotic after actors ‘experiment’ with vodka on stage!


January 29th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 29 (ANI): A stage production of German play 'Moscow To the End of the Line' turned chaotic when the actors performing decided to substitute vodka for water "as an experiment." ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Samajwadi Party protests against price rise, Kalyan Singh says it’s a flop show


January 19th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur/Lucknow/New Delhi, Jan.19 (ANI): Supporters of Samajwadi Party (SP) held protests in different parts of Uttar Pradesh to voice their concern against price rise and corruption on Tuesday.Uttar Pradesh State unit ... Read more...

Posted in National |

“Hunger pangs ripped my stomach apart”-Amitabh Bachchan


January 12th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Big B is renowned for his professionalism in fact he is often referred as an epitome of professionalism. And recently Big B yet again exhibited his super-professional side on the rehearsals ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Copper effective in keeping superbugs at bay


December 2nd, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Ayurvedic tradition has it that drinking water on an empty stomach that has been stored overnight in a copper urn keeps illness at bay. The belief has some substance ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

President Patil flies in Sukhoi in a special G-Suit


November 25th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Nov.25 (ANI): As President Pratibha Patil undertook her maiden flight wearing a G-Suit in a Sukhoi fighter jet from Sukhoi-30 MKI here on Wednesday morning, the Lohegaon Air Force base ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

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