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Tamil magazine to apologise to Jayalalithaa for defaming her


January 13th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) The editor of Tamil bi-weekly Nakkheeran R. Gopal Thursday expressed regret to the Madras High Court for publishing an article describing Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. ... Read more...

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After ‘Vande mataram’, Prakash Jha uses ‘Vaishnav jan to’


May 30th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) After using the tune of the patriotic song "Vande mataram" in a song in his political thriller "Raajneeti", Prakash Jha is now set to ... Read more...

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Stereotypes can deter consumer purchases: Study


February 24th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): A new research has found that the perception of negative stereotyping, particularly in the areas of financial services and automobile sales and service, can cause consumers to fear ... Read more...

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Coffee beans roasted till dark brown produces valued antioxidants


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): A study by food scientists has found that when coffee is roasted to a dark brown it produces very valuable antioxidants.Researchers at the University of British Columbia have ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kate Moss kisses transgender model on LOVE mag’s cover


January 19th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): With her hair styled into a faux undercut and eyes closed, Kate Moss is barely recognizable as she poses in a passionate clinch with transgender model Lea T ... Read more...

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Keeping a poker face at work might take a toll on you


January 12th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): The more you are required to suppress emotions at work, the greater toll it takes on you, says a new study from Rice University, the University of Toronto ... Read more...

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Common sense key to entrepreneurial success


January 8th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): A new research has suggested that practical intelligence is the key to achieving entrepreneurial success.Barbara J. Bird at American University's Kogod School of Business, and J. Robert Baum ... Read more...

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Ex-US envoy to UN Bolt may run for president in 2012


December 19th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 19 (ANI): Former US ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton is seriously considering running for president in 2012."As I survey the situation, I think the Republican field is ... Read more...

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Gulf-spill oil consumed by microbes far more than thought earlier


October 21st, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): According to new research, the amount of oil consumed by microbes living at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico may be far more than previously thought."Because of ... Read more...

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Whatever doesn’t kill us really can make us stronger


October 16th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the age-old saying 'whatever doesn't kill you makes us stronger' has some truth to it.The University at Buffalo study examined a national ... Read more...

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Gwen Stefani’s hubby admits brief affair with cross-dressing 80s singer


October 14th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): After spending 15 years insisting that he never had a gay affair with a cross-dressing pop star from the 1980s, Gavin Rossdale, husband of singing star Gwen ... Read more...

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One species becomes extinct every fortnight in England


October 5th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) England is losing a species every fortnight, according to a study.Previous studies focused on the historical loss of iconic species like birds and animals. But the Oxford University ... Read more...

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Contest on John Lennon cover song


September 21st, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The late great John Lennon can well be described as a well of inspiration in the whole rock 'n' roll world. He had been a part ... Read more...

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Gas-filled silica sphere markers can detect breast cancer early


September 20th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 20 (ANI): A team of chemists, radiologists and surgeons at the University of California, San Diego, has created microscopic gas-filled spheres of silica, a porous glass, which can mark the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Human activity has caused shellfish size to increase: Study


September 1st, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): A species of shellfish widely consumed in the Pacific over the past 3,000 years has increased in size despite, and possibly because of human activity in the area, ... Read more...

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Summer babies ‘more prone to ADHD’


August 18th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 18 (ANI): A new study has shown that summer babies are more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit disorder (ADHD) at school because their relative immaturity confuses doctors.With ... Read more...

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Nine-month-old babies grasp number, space and time concepts


June 16th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Nine-month-old babies grasp number, space and time concepts in more complex ways than previously realised, a new study shows. The research, led by Emory University psychologist Stella Lourenco, ... Read more...

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Online ads not always a hit with consumers


June 15th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): When it comes to advertising on Internet, eye-catching pop-up graphics and videos on related websites might not really clock with privacy-concerned consumers, according to a study.The first large-scale ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Too much driving may up skin cancer risk


May 8th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Too much driving may increase the risk of skin cancer, according to a new study.Among a group of about 1,050 patients in Saint Louis, facial skin cancers were ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How to build a committed workforce?


April 28th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Asking workers to reflect on their organisation's history can help build a committed workforce, according to a new American research.The study, titled "Company, country, connections: Counterfactual origins increase ... Read more...

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Fast food makes us impatient


April 18th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 18 (ANI): Fast food is not only bad for health, it can trigger impatience and hasty behaviour in people, a new study has found.The original idea behind fast food is ... Read more...

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Mobile phone ban while driving has more impact in dense regions


February 10th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Legislation banning cell phone use while driving has more of an impact in densely populated urban areas with a higher number of licensed drivers than in rural areas ... Read more...

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Parents shouldn’t stop kids from listening to music while studying: Study


January 11th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 11 (ANI): It may not be necessary for parents to nag their children to turn off music while they are studying, as they are most likely to do it themselves, ... Read more...

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New discovery may help stop age-related eye disease at molecular level


January 5th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Researchers at University College London say their new findings may help stop age-related macular degeneration at the molecular level.The researchers say that they have gleaned a key insight ... Read more...

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Unmarried over 40s psychologically as resourceful as married adults


December 6th, 2009 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): Over 40 and never married? Well, new research shows you are just as fine as those who are married.The research, which appears in the forthcoming issue of the ... Read more...

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Yoga improves heart health, confirm Indian researchers


November 10th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology in Roorkee, in Uttrakhand, India, have confirmed that yoga keeps heart healthy.In the study, which will be published in a forthcoming ... Read more...

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Buying green could make you do something immoral or illegal


October 8th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): Don't get excited the next time you buy something green, for although it might feel altruistic, chances are that you may behave badly afterwards.A new study found that ... Read more...

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RSS, US arms lobby complicate India-China ties: Karat


October 1st, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat has accused the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the US arms lobby of creating complications in India-China relations. "There ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Saying sorry can influence jurors


August 25th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Apologising for negative outcomes, a practice common with children, may lead to more favourable verdicts in court, according to a new study. Rick Warne and Robert Cornell of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Brad Pitt animated for magazine


August 13th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) A scene from Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt's new movie "Inglourious Basterds" is being turned into a graphic novel for Playboy magazine. The six-page spread for a forthcoming ... Read more...

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Brooke Shields And Michael Jackson: A True Friendship


July 8th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
The King of Pop, Michael Jackson is no more. At his memorial in Los Angeles, friends and family arrived to pay their last tributes to the undisputed superstar of Pop music. Amongst ... Read more...

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Deadly pesticides found inside marine mammals


May 21st, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Marine mammals are being increasingly exposed to a deadly brew of pesticides and other poisons, an extensive study of their brains has found. The pesticides found inside the brains ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

UPA has edge, Congress to emerge largest party, says survey


April 10th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) The ruling Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) will have a significant edge in the Lok Sabha elections and the Congress is poised to emerge as the single ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Stock market gamblers have same characteristics as lottery players


February 27th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Washington, February 27 (ANI): People who invest in high-risk stocks that offer a meagre chance of high return have the same socio-economic characteristics as lottery players, according to new research from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How a cozy vacation can ruin your Valentines Day


February 12th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): When considering the perfect romantic gift for your Valentine, it may be best to forgo the risky adventure vacation in favour of a safer gift, for a ... Read more...

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