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Medvedev threatens to close extremist schools in Russia


January 31st, 2012 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has threatened to shut down schools and universities where inter-ethnic tensions take birth and where extremism was practised.Medvedev's remarks came during ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

2G case: Morani moves bail plea (Lead)


September 15th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) After spending over 100 days in Tihar Jail here, Cineyug Films' founder Karim Morani, named as co-conspirator in the 2G spectrum allocation case, Thursday moved ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

New test detects kidney disorder early


August 6th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The risk of cardiac disorders due to kidney diseases can now be reduced by an X-ray that makes early detection possible, health experts said here ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Each district to have a womens’ police station in Kashmir


February 19th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Zeenat Zeeshan FazilSrinagar, Feb 19 (ANI): Many aspects of normal civilian life are compromised in Kashmir, as in any area of conflict. But in Kashmir, there is an overlay of this ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Artificial intelligence could run spacecraft in future


February 13th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) Scientists are designing spacecraft that can act by themselves and reason like human beings. It is a concept that had fatal consequences for astronauts in "2001: A ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Study suggests roadmap to tackle disease wiping out hibernating bats


February 4th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Conservationists have sketched out a roadmap to tackle a disease that is threatening to wipe out hibernating bats all over North America.The White-Nose Syndrome, which has killed over ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Publix ice cream recall due to an unlisted ingredient


February 1st, 2011 - 1:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several tons of Publix branded ice creams have been recalled. The recall affects the “Premium Light Tiramisu" flavor.The recall which was announced by The Georgia Department ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

French Chef’s Body Found In Freezer: Recovered After Two Years


August 12th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The gastronomic capital of France, Lyon, has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. One of its residents, a 51 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Recall Of P & G Pet Food Expands To Specialty Products


August 7th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Pet food recall has now expanded to include popular brands Iams and Eukanuba as well. The specialty brands of dry dog food manufactured by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Oz docs urge air travellers not to pop sleeping pills


July 27th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 27 (ANI): In the wake of a woman's death from blood clots, doctors have warned travellers not to pop sleeping pills during long-distance flights.According to New England Journal of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Manipur scribes protest threat issued by militant group


June 27th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, June 27 (ANI): All Manipur Working Journalist Union (AMWJU) has staged a protest rally condemning repeated threats issued by a militant group to media professionals working in the state.Deeming all ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Exposure to arsenic in drinking water has fatal consequences


June 19th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Exposure to arsenic in drinking water - even at low levels - increases the risk of death from any cause, say researchers.Arsenic is known to be a potent ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein (HVP) Recall By FDA Stuns People


March 16th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nevada, Mar 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recently the FDA put a large number of processed foods under recall owing to the presence of hydrolyzed vegetable protein in them that according to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New York launches a statewide anti-smoking education campaign


March 11th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley on Wednesday launched Reverse the Damage, a new education campaign that focus on the benefits of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

My Name Is Khan ka Emosanal Attyachaar!


February 11th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Action...Drama and loads of "rona dhona' in bolly-flicks is something Indian cinema is renowned for. Touching the chords with right emotional components has been prevalent since ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Beware of herbal medicines! They can be deadly


February 9th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 9 (IANS) A forensic pathologist has sounded a worldwide warning of the potential lethal dangers of herbal medicines if taken in large quantities, injected, or combined with prescription drugs. A ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Three girls die smoking out mosquitoes


February 6th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 6 (IANS) Troubled by mosquitoes, three girls sharing a hostel room in Orissa's Gajapati district decided to light some twigs and neem leaves to smoke out the blood-suckers - to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

The Choking Game: A Severe Threat For Teenagers


January 21st, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new trend among adolescents and teenagers has made the psychologists worried. According to the latest reports, a section of teenagers in Oregon area are increasingly ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Smart tags to keep blood bags in ideal condition


December 5th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 5 (IANS) Have the blood supplies in a blood bank become too warm? Do they match the patient's blood group? In the future, these questions will be answered by intelligent ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Brooke Shields contemplated suicide after first baby


November 18th, 2009 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Hollywood actress Brooke Shields has revealed she wanted to take her own life when she first became a mother because she was suffering from severe post-natal depression. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Activists put 5,000 crosses on US-Mexico border fence


November 1st, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Tijuana (Mexico), Nov 1 (EFE) Defenders of emigrants' rights placed more than 5,000 white crosses on the fence dividing Mexico and the US here to denounce the deaths caused by Operation Guardian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, a ‘Dust Alert’ system to tell whether you are breathing polluted air


September 23rd, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 23 (ANI): Bid adieu to the fear of polluted or contaminated air making its way into your body, for researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) have now developed a first-of-its-kind ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New tool can track harmful pollutants at home, office


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) Worried about dust from a nearby construction zone that could harm your family's health? A new tool could either confirm your suspicions or better yet, set your mind ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Vitamin C may help stop diabetes damage


June 10th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Harold Hamm Oklahoma Diabetes Center researchers have found a link between taking vitamin C with insulin and stopping blood vessel damage caused by type 1 diabetes.While neither therapy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How sleep apnea increases the risk of stroke-related death


January 7th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, January 7 (ANI): Scientists at the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, say that obstructive sleep apnea decreases blood flow to the brain, elevates blood pressure within ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Research on stem cells drug testing predicted to boom under Obama


December 18th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI) Embryonic stem cells could be a viable and effective alternative for testing drugs for dangerous side effects, according to a leading British researcher.Christine Mummery, Professor of Developmental ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

DNA vaccine to be equally effective after onset of disease


November 4th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) A DNA-based vaccine being developed against the dreaded West Nile virus, transmitted from animals to humans, would be equally effective after the onset of the disease.Existing live vaccines ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Prince Harry to be guarded with Mission Impossible 3 super guns


October 26th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 26 (ANI): Prince Harry will be guarded with super guns made famous by Tom Cruise in Mission Impossible 3.The 24-year-old, who served for 77 days on the front ... Read more...

Posted in National |

New approach to check toxic genes in disease-causing bacteria devised


October 10th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): After studying a bacterium called Photorhabdus asymbiotica, scientists at Universities of Bath and Exeter have developed a new method, called Rapid Virulence Annotation (RVA), for checking toxic ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BSNL unions protest network sharing with private players


September 16th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) State-owned telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd's employees' union Tuesday expressed displeasure over the company's decision to share its network with private operators."The decision is unwarranted and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nawaz, Zardari must crackdown on terrorists whom Musharraf dealt with lightly


August 25th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): During his nine-year long rule, former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf dealt lightly with terrorists, leaving them able to make trouble both for Afghanistan, on one side of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tom Hanks hires gunman to keep constructors crew at bay!


July 28th, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York , July 28 (ANI): Tom Hanks has hired a pistol-packing security guard to patrol his posh Sun Valley getaway to keep the constructors crew away from his estate.According to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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