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Cobra Beer to invest four million pounds in advertising

February 29th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) In a bid to become a global leader in the beer industry, Cobra Beer would invest up to four million pounds (Rs.31.26 crore) in television, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India, Thailand likely to sign free trade agreement during Thai PM’s visit

April 4th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): India and Thailand are expected to sign a free trade agreement in goods, services and investments during the two-day state visit of Thai Prime Minister Abhisit ... Read more...

Posted in National, Thailand |

Poor hand grip linked to poor survival

February 9th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) Poor or declining hand grip strength in old people is associated with poor survival and may be used as a tool to assess mortality, says a new study. Low ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India, Britain in education pledge

January 13th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Jan 13 (IANS) India's Human Resources Minister Kapil Sibal began a high-level visit to Britain Wednesday aimed at strengthening ties in the multi-billion pound education sector, officials said. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Single women prefer dogs to men

July 20th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 20 (ANI): Single women would rather prefer the company of a dog than men, according to experts.Sydney Petcare owner Richard Durant said that more and more single women in Australia ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Beauty product companies have discovered a major market in Punjab

April 3rd, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil SharmaChandigarh, April 3 (ANI): A growing number of global cosmetics and skin care companies are expanding their product lines in the Punjab to capitalise on the growth of urban areas ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Researcher studies details of online relationships forged on social networking sites

March 30th, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 30 (ANI): A University of Kansas professor is researching details of online relationships forged on social networking sites and determining their significance, depth and potential.Nancy Baym, associate professor ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mother’s education, job flexibility shapes infants’ nurturing environment

January 31st, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) What contributes most to a nurturing environment at home for three to five-year-old children of single working mothers? A mother's education is the most important factor, followed by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Japanese drug for hypertension to hit Indian market

May 14th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Japanese pharma major Daiichi Sankyo will soon have its presence in the Indian medicine market through a drug for people suffering from hypertension. A co-promotion deal has been ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Elderly surgical patients at increased risk for developing cognitive problems

January 3rd, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): Researchers at the Duke University Medical Center have revealed that patients over the age of 60, who have elective surgeries such as joint replacements, hysterectomies and other non-emergency, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Media coverage ignoring hearing loss risk from noisy electronic toys: Report

December 9th, 2007 - 11:37 am ICT by admin
Washington, December 9 (ANI): The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is concerned that the media has failed to give the requisite coverage to the risk of hearing damage from noisy toys or electronic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |