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World’s first super predator had acute vision


December 8th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 8 (IANS) Over 500 million-year-old fossil eyes of the extinct Anomalocaris have been found in a pristine condition. They show the world's first apex predator had extremely acute ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian curry makes merry at eateries in Phuket


June 5th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patong (Thailand), June 5 (IANS) With over 25 Indian restaurants in this tourist town in Phukhet, eateries like Tantra, Indian Curry Club and Ali Baba are adding much variety ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

First harmful algal bloom species genome sequenced


February 22nd, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A team of researchers including U. S. Department of Energy (DOE) Joint Genome Institute (JGI) scientists led by Igor Grigoriev has successfully completed and annotated the first genome ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Collingwood demands intensity as England’s focus turns to World Cup


January 10th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Jan.10 (ANI): Having secured the Ashes series Down Under by three games to one, England are now hoping to nail the Australians in both the Twenty20s and the one-day series, and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fossil site in China offers clues to mass extinction recovery


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): A massive new fossil site discovered in south-west China has shed light on how life on Earth recovered from the greatest mass extinction of all time.The work is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Restaurants To Remain Open On Thanksgiving Day


November 17th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Food chains have come to announce that the restaurants will remain open throughout Thanksgiving Day. The Thanksgiving Day is observed on the fourth Thursday of November ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Nature and humans destroying aquatic food webs


October 16th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): A new research has suggested that humans and nature itself are making it tough for rivers to continue in their central role to support fish species.Globally, rivers and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

iXiGO.com named one of the fastest growing Indian brands on Facebook


October 1st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI-Business Wire India): A recent in-depth independent study conducted by Iffort Consulting, a Noida-based leading web strategy and social media consulting firm, has described iXiGO.com as one of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Air India most trusted brand award in Economic Times survery


September 1st, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Air India has been ranked the "most trusted brand" in aviation for the fifth consecutive year by the Economic Times Brand Equity Survey 2010, the national carrier ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New York Department Of Taxation And Finance Implements Bagel Tax


August 26th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Each time you think of consuming a slice bagel or prepared bagel at a store you might end up paying tax for the food consumed. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Odd news |

Could unbridled climate changes lead to human extinction?


June 19th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 19 (IANS) Scientists have sounded alarm bells about how growing concentrations of greenhouse gases are driving irreversible and dramatic changes in the way the oceans function, providing evidence that humankind ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Food Makers Promise To Cut Down One Trillion Calories By 2012


May 18th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, May 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, around 16 corporations which account for around 25 percent of the total American food manufactures have agreed to cut down around 1 ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Starbucks To Use Less Salt To Prevent Heart Attacks


April 28th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Apr 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the whole world currently engaged in an effort to be health conscious, Starbucks has also joined hands. The company has declared that it ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Carhops On Roller Skates Enter The World Of Food Chains Again This Summer


April 13th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oklahoma, Apr 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In this fast forward world where everything has to keep up the pace, it seems that carhops on roller skates are not a bad comeback ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Big meteor strike killed all dinosaurs: Study


March 5th, 2010 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Nuremberg (Germany), March 5 (DPA) A new German-led study has marshalled even more powerful evidence that a single meteor strike 65 million years ago led to the sudden extinction of all the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

IHOP Free Pancakes Day Was A Hit


February 24th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarNew York, Feb 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) IHOP chain of restaurants in US celebrated National Pancake day on 23rd February and according to reports, customers in US were served free butter ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

MCD planning to open its own food court


February 12th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) is mulling over a plan to convert an unused building in the heart of the capital into its very own food ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Giant fossils challenge “lilliput effect” in animals after greatest mass extinction


February 12th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): The discovery of large-sized fossils dating back to only 1 million years after the greatest mass extinction of all time, has called into question the existence of a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Trend towards earlier springs and summers accelerating


February 9th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): A new study has indicated that the recent trend towards earlier UK springs and summers has been accelerating.The collaborative study, involving scientists from 12 UK research institutions, universities ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

HoneyBaked Ham Resorts To Discounts To Woo Buyers


December 20th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This Christmas is not going to be a good time for HoneyBaked Ham. The worldwide spread of Swine flu may have a role behind its less than ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

KFC, Pizza Hut come to Nepal


November 22nd, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 22 (IANS) After setting the capital abuzz for months, fast food giants Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) and Pizza Hut Sunday finally descended on Kathmandu with a soft launch ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Applebee’s Offers Free Meals To Military Personnel On Veterans Day


November 12th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American restaurant chain Applebee's was packed to the fullest on Wednesday as it offered free meals to serving and retired military personnel on the Veterans Day. It ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

No chaddi ads for Saif, no non veg brands for Kareena


October 31st, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Kareena Kapoor is clear she will never endorse food chains like McDonald's or Burger King, known for their beef burgers and the like, while co-actor and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

How to create your own Barcode


October 8th, 2009 - 4:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today is the 57th birthday of the humble black and white barcode. On this day in 1952, it was granted a patent applied by Americans Joseph Woodland ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Google doodle celebrates the barcode’s 57 birthday


October 7th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountainview, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is the bar code’s 57th birthday and the top search engine Google is leaving no stone unturned to celebrate it. It has changed its colorful ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

KFC’s Secret Recipe Unveiled


July 21st, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by GD
Ron Douglas, a KFC devotee who had once ditched his Wall St. job in order to unveil the food giant's secret recipe to success has finally figured it out. And now, it ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Microbes in deep-sea mud volcanoes may yield clues to alien life


April 8th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): Scientists have completed the first study of microbes that live within the plumbing of deep-sea mud volcanoes in the Gulf of Mexico, where conditions may resemble those in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A large size and a fast bite made fish go extinct 65 million years ago


March 27th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 27 (ANI): A new study has unraveled why certain fishes went extinct 65 million years ago, attributing the reason of their decline to a large size and a fast bite.Today, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chandigarhs Drop in restaurant goes green


December 22nd, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashwani KaushalChandigarh, Dec.22 (ANI): To enhance Chandigarhs serenity and beauty, the Chandigarh industrial and tourism development corporation (CITCO) has converted its food court with `green'' as its theme. Once a concrete ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Film promotion comes of age in Bollywood


December 21st, 2008 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) With superstars Aamir Khan and Akshay Kumar turning a barber and undergoing tattooing, respectively, to promote their upcoming films, marketing and publicity campaigns have come of age ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Climate change favors creatures with short lifespans


November 1st, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): A new research has determined that climate change is likely to disrupt food chains by favoring animals with short lifespans over often bigger rivals that are worse ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Earthworms are far more diverse than previously thought


October 10th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): Scientists have found that the common or garden earthworms are far more diverse than previously thought, a discovery with important consequences for agriculture.The research team, from Cardiff ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Despite festive season, malls wear a deserted look in Islamabad post-hotel-blast


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 23 (ANI): On Monday, the first working day in Pakistan after Saturdays hotel blast claiming 60 lives, streets and shopping centres wore a deserted look and fear was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Top UK food chains failing to meet basic legal hygiene standards


June 14th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 14 (ANI): Britain's largest food chains are not meeting basic legal hygiene standards at the restaurants they run, according to a report.Food safety ratings given by local councils ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ancient ecosystems organized much like our own


April 29th, 2008 - 2:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 29 (ANI): A new study has determined that networks of feeding relationships among marine species that lived hundreds of millions of years ago are remarkably similar to those of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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