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Siberian fragments may help resurrect mammoth


September 12th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Fragments from a well-preserved frozen woolly mammoth, discovered deep in the Siberian wilderness, may help scientists in cloning the pre-historic animal if they find its living ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Anushka Khanna to debut at LFW with ‘Floral Fragments’ (With Image)


July 26th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Designer Anushka Khanna is all set to debut at the forthcoming Lakme Fashion Week winter-festive 2012, with a collection titled Floral Fragments."The theme of the show ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Experts find new evidence supporting John the Baptist bones theory


June 15th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sveti Ivan Island, June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Archaeology experts have found new evidence that the remains discovered in the ruins of a Bulgaria 5th century monastery belong to St John the Baptist. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Russian military satellite falls in Pacific


April 8th, 2012 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Fragments of a defunct Russian military communication satellite fell into the Pacific Ocean Saturday night."According to preliminary data, fragments of the Molniya satellite that did ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russian military satellite to fall Saturday


April 6th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A defunct Russian military communication satellite is expected to fall Saturday morning in the Pacific Ocean, Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Alexei Zolotukhin said."Fragments of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man murders stepmother


March 6th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) A 21-year-old man was arrested for allegedly murdering his stepmother with a butcher's chopper in north Delhi for ill-treating him and his polio-affected sister, police ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Kahaani’ to be adapted into novel


February 18th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) In times when several Bollywood filmmkaers are taking inspiration from books for their movies, Sujoy Ghosh's "Kahaani" is soon to be adapted into a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russia’s Mars spacecraft falls in Pacific Ocean


January 16th, 2012 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Doomed Russian Phobos-Grunt Mars probe spacecraft, which had been stuck in Earth orbit for two months, crashed down in the Pacific Ocean late Sunday.Launched Nov ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Quadrantids meteor shower to kick off 2012


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Expectant space watchers are closely looking out for the first visible meteor shower of the year. On Wednesday, astronomers say clear skies will present the perfect ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Backpacks key to unmasking suicide bombers’ identity


December 9th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) Catching suicide bombers might become easier by testing the containers rather than the bombs hidden in them, thanks to a new technique.Currently, law enforcement labs tend ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

3 tonne satellite to fall on earth


October 19th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) The three tonne ROSAT satellite will fall to earth this week, at any time after Friday, the German Aerospace Agency DLR says.The X-ray satellite will re-enter ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Religion fascinates Lucy Liu


October 8th, 2011 - 2:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) "Charlie's Angels" star Lucy Liu is open to studying different religions because she feels people's beliefs and faith can help them overcome various difficulties in their ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

American history museum to host 9/11 exhibit


September 2nd, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) The National Museum of American History in the US capital will soon kick-off a nine-day exhibition of more than 50 objects related to the terror attacks ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Unidentified space debris narrowly misses ISS


June 28th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 28 (IANS) A piece of unidentified debris narrowly missed the International Space Station (ISS) Tuesday while the crew evacuated into two Soyuz spacecraft to avoid a possible collision, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

3 kids wounded as gun goes off in US school


April 20th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS/EFE) Three kindergarten students in Houston were wounded Tuesday when a gun that one of them brought to school went off accidentally, authorities said.A spokesman for the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russian suicide attacker dies as bomb explodes prematurely


April 11th, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A man, wearing a suicide bomber vest, died in Russia's North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan after his bomb apparently exploded prematurely, said police Sunday, adding ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Virus that piggybacks on AIDS virus to beat disease developed


March 28th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Biochemists from UC San Diego and UCLA have engineered virus-like particles that could slow the spread of HIV.The particle piggybacks on the AIDS virus as it moves ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hope for infertile men as scientists grow test-tube sperm


March 24th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): Japanese scientists have accomplished a feat thought to be impossible - for the first time, they have produced fertile mammalian sperm in a test tube.The technique holds significant ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now listen to complete ‘Don Quixote’ on YouTube


March 23rd, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 23 (IANS/EFE) People from all over the world shot videos against iconic landmarks while reading different fragments of "Don Quixote". These have been now uploaded on YouTube as ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Buddhas of Bamiyan’ may be restored


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2(ANI): Scientists have said that it may be possible to reconstruct the smaller of two giant 1,500-year-old 'Buddhas of Bamiyan' statues blown up by the Taliban in Afghanistan 10 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Suspected bomber behind Moscow airport blast identified


February 3rd, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said Thursday that the suspected suicide bomber in the attack on Moscow's Domodedovo International Airport has been identified.The powerful blast, which ripped ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gabrielle Giffords May Leave Hospital Sooner Than Expected


January 18th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords might leave the hospital much earlier than expected. After she had been shot in the head in a mass shooting in Tuscon, Arizona, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Humpty Dumpty-like chromosomes trigger cancer quicker than usual


January 17th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): A UK scientist has discovered that a single event can release a chain of hundreds of mutations, and trigger cancers much more quickly than usual.Peter Campbell at the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hilt of 18th-century pirate Blackbeard’s sword may have been found


January 16th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Archaeologists who have been excavating the sunken Queen Anne's Revenge for more than ten years discovered a gilded sword hilt that may have belonged to Blackbeard, the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Cell explosions’ can trigger instant cancers


January 7th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) British scientists have decoded the mystery of why 'instant cancers' seemingly appear out of nowhere.The finding from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in the UK contradicts the long-held ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Asteroid’ found 100 years ago could be an extinct comet


December 24th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): New observations have suggested that an asteroid discovered more than 100 years ago may not be an asteroid at all, but an extinct comet that is coming back ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sugar could be key to healing deep wounds without scars


December 13th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A new study has found that blocking the sugar molecule hyaluronan that triggers inflammation, could play a part in repairing wounds, but without leaving scars.The small peptide, named ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Possible treatment for peanut allergy identified


December 10th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): Australian scientists have possibly identified world's first treatment for the often-lethal peanut allergy- "fragments" of peanuts.The research identified peanut proteins that lab tests showed were able to interact ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Unseen footage of Heath Ledger to be used in next Batman movie?


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 2 (ANI): Director Christopher Nolan is planning to bring the Joker back for the next instalment of the Batman franchise, The Dark Knight Rises, according to reports.Nolan is apparently planning ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

U.S. army’s XM-25 soon be seen combating in Afghanistan


November 19th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 19 (ANI): Coming directly from the sci-fi movie, the US army has the a lethal combination of technology and explosives-XM-25-that fires highly specialized rounds that can be programmed to explode ... Read more...

Posted in World |

House of Gladiators in Pompeii collapses


November 7th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): A house in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii has collapsed.The House of the Gladiators was found in ruins when curators came to open the site to visitors ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Secret diaries reveal Monroe’s agony over ‘peaceful monster’ Arthur Miller


October 6th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 06 (ANI): New archives have disclosed that Marilyn Monroe was left devastated when she discovered that husband Arthur Miller had written in his diary that she was an embarrassment to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monroe’s anguish exposed in new book


October 4th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 4 (IANS) Actress Marilyn Monroe's pleas to end her life in the years leading up to her tragic death have been exposed in a new book titled "Fragments".The book is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Statue of Tutankhamun’s grandfather found


October 4th, 2010 - 6:06 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egyptian archaeologists have found a 3,000-year-old statue of Amenhotep III, believed to be the grandfather of famous boy pharaoh Tutankhamun."The find is fantastic... because of the details ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Bollywood on Ayodhya verdict - Let’s move on


October 1st, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 1 (IANS) Political parties should not vitiate the atmosphere, say Bollywood celebrities a day after the Ayodhya verdict, stressing that the people should take the court's ... Read more...

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