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Brazil calls on oil firms to operate responsibly

March 22nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 22 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff called on oil companies to operate responsibly and comply with all environmental regulations after a new crude leak was detected ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Russian social network not to close opposition accounts

December 9th, 2011 - 7:39 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's most popular social network was asked by the domestic security agency to deactivate accounts of groups that contained posts calling for street protests, but ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nuclear power sector target too ‘aggressive’, says expert

February 9th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb.9 (ANI): An "over-aggressive" target for the nuclear power industry by 2020 may harm the sector's healthy development, an industry expert from the National Development and Reform Commission's (NDRC) think tank ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russian held for aiding German spy gets consular assistance

July 3rd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Russian embassy has sent a team of consular officers to assist Olga Timoshik, a Russian woman being interrogated by Punjab Police for allegedly helping a suspected ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Women at more risk of heart disease due to stress at work

May 7th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Women are twice as likely to suffer from heart diseases caused by stress at work places as compared to their male counterparts, a new study has found. The finding ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Part of Nero’s palace collapses in Rome

March 30th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 30 (DPA) The collapse Tuesday of part of the ceiling of Roman emperor Nero's famed Domus Aurea (Golden Palace) raised concern about the state of one of Rome's most prized ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dancing with the Stars Judge Carrie Ann Inaba to undergo surgery

November 26th, 2009 - 3:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dancing With the Stars 2009 season just ended and the inner is the charismatic Donny Osmond. He is the 52 years old American musician, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Exam pressure tempting students to cheat, stay fatigued

March 6th, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Competitive pressure and the fear of failure tempts nearly 30 percent of students from Class 9 upwards to cheat and an even higher percentage tries to relax ... Read more...

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Exam stress: students taking memory pills, smoking

March 5th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Pressure to perform in exams is causing school students - from Class 9 to 12 - to pop memory-enhancing pills, smoke, eat junk food and suffer blackouts, ... Read more...

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Bachchans’ Unforgettable to tour India

December 19th, 2008 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) After wowing north American and European audiences, the Bachchan family will go on stage in India with their 'Unforgettable' tour.Confirms Amitabh Bachchan, "We're working on it. The details ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Don’t expect too much from hosts: Ex-Chinese Olympic medallist

March 6th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 6 (Xinhua) With roughly five months to go before the Beijing Olympic Games here, China's first Winter Olympic medallist Ye Qiaobo asked her compatriots not to place a huge burden ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, an intelligent bra with sensors

December 10th, 2007 - 1:34 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Women who are sick and tired of their ill-fitting bras can now breathe a sigh of relief, for scientists in Australia have developed an intelligent bra with sensors.It ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |