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Kenya orders probe into poor performance at London Olympics


August 22nd, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Aug 22 (IANS) Kenyan president Mwai Kibaki ordered the Ministry of Sports to move fast and establish the cause of the country's dismal performance at the recently concluded London ... Read more...

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Gagan’s father says more to come


July 30th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) After rifle shooter Gagan Narang gave India its first 2012 Olympics medal in London Monday, his elated father B.S. Narang said this victory will boost his ... Read more...

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For want of proof, scientists debunk psychic ability


March 16th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 16 (IANS) Some independent researchers have debunked psychic ability after being unable to find evidence supporting extra sensory perception.Their report is a response to the 2011 study from ... Read more...

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Follow your heart to perceive future events


February 26th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) People who trust their feelings - or follow their heart - are able to perceive future events more accurately than those who subdue their feelings, a ... Read more...

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Want to hold a party? Use free invitation online tool


February 17th, 2012 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 17 (IANS) For those who party often and find it difficult to send out invitations, Leap Software Solutions Private Limited. has begun providing a free online invitation ... Read more...

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AAI Chess: Sasikiran has outside chance for top spot


July 1st, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Krishnan Sasikiran played out a draw with teammate Parimarjan Negi in the ninth and penultimate round of the inaugural Airports Authority of India (AAI) Grandmasters ... Read more...

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Israel calls for help to fight blaze


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Dec 3 (IANS) Israel Thursday asked the international community to send firefighting aircraft to help put out a huge blaze in the country's port city of Haifa that left at least ... Read more...

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New study ‘proves’ that we can see the future


November 18th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Events that haven't taken place yet can influence our behaviour, reveals a new study.Parapsychologists have made outlandish claims about precognition - knowledge of unpredictable future events - for ... Read more...

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Wandering Mind Leads To Unhappiness, Claims New Study


November 12th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new research has claimed that one of the main reasons for unhappiness is that people spend nearly half their waking hours thinking about what is ... Read more...

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Can we really see the future?


November 12th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Events that haven't taken place yet can influence our behaviour, reveals a new study.Parapsychologists have made outlandish claims about precognition - knowledge of unpredictable future events - for ... Read more...

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Will ‘WE ARE FAMILY’ get a step motherly treatment at the box office?


August 31st, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Anywhere in the world, the term "family' is used where there is a father, a mother and a child or their children – all living under ... Read more...

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Why Bobby Deol’s Help Might Require Help At The Box Office!


August 12th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Well, this film wasn't "in the news' while it's making, but now, at least, is creating some buzz with its "eerie' promos. But will that ... Read more...

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Bloodied, belligerent, beaten, Murray refuses to accept he’s lost it


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.3 (ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray's defeat at the final of the Farmers Classic in Los Angeles has prompted concern from former tennis players and sports psychologists alike.Bloodied, ... Read more...

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‘Tere Bin Laden’ Destined To Rock At The Box Office!


July 15th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): There are some "small' but different films with interesting titles, concepts, bunch of actors etc. which instantly catches your attention from the day their promotion ... Read more...

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Will ‘Red Alert - The War Within’ Work At The Box Office?


July 7th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Now this film has been quite in the news with some great reviews at various film festivals all over. But will the "aam junta' lap it ... Read more...

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Shahid - Kareena’s Milenge Milenge Destined To Flop?


July 7th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): As per the promos running across channels, the makers of this film are hell bent on bringing Shahid and Kareena back together with its "Forgive and ... Read more...

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Predictions for the film ‘Paathshaala’…!


April 15th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Most of us would agree with me when I say that, we had some of our best times during our "schooling' days. This summer, the makers of ... Read more...

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Modi exploring options to take IPL to US


February 11th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) supremo Lalit Modi and USA Cricket's chief executive Donald Lockerbie are exploring options to take the IPL to the US. Issues ranging from infrastructure ... Read more...

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Blood glucose levels ‘affect decision making’


January 26th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): A new American study suggests that fluctuating blood glucose levels may affect decision-makingPsychological scientists X.T. Wang and Robert D. Dvorak from the University of South Dakota looked into ... Read more...

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Thinking about past or future literally moves us


January 22nd, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): A new Scottish research has found that humans tend to literally sway backward or forward when thinking of the past or future respectively.Psychological scientists from the University of ... Read more...

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Thinking of past or future can move us physically


January 22nd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Thinking about the past or future can move us backward or forward physically. Researchers have looked at how mental time travel is represented in the sensory systems that ... Read more...

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Dopamine ‘influences decision making power’


January 9th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study has shown that dopamine, a chemical with a key role in setting people's moods, might also influence people's decision making power.Experiments have shown that altering ... Read more...

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Dopamine key to decisions based on pleasure


November 13th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) People make complex decisions, which include pleasurable activities like eating out or going to a movie. Now, a new study says that dopamine, a chemical in the brain, ... Read more...

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Brain chemical helps people make decisions


November 13th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Brain chemical dopamine has been found to play a vital role in making pleasurable decisions such as where to go on holiday, whether to start a family, claims ... Read more...

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Samuel Wanjiru Sets New Record At Chicago Marathon


October 12th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 10 year old record that had been held by Khalid Khannouchi [set up in 1999] at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, was finally broken ... Read more...

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Now, body-building championship for Gwalior’s differently-abled


October 2nd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Gwalior, Oct. 2 (ANI): A body building championship held in Gwalior has become a special event, as many differently-abled individuals participated in the championship.Organised by Madhavrao Scindia Samriti at the city's Town ... Read more...

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India’s Vijender becomes world’s top-ranked boxer in middle weight category


September 29th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep. 29 (ANI): Olympic and World Championship bronze medallist Vijender Singh has become the world's top-ranked boxer in the middle weight (75kg) category."I am obviously elated at being ranked ... Read more...

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Aspirin can do more harm than good for healthy people


August 31st, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Taking aspirin to prevent heart attack can do more harm than good for healthy individuals without any history of heart attack, revealed a study.A large number of people ... Read more...

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Chimps too possess human abilities to plan for future danger


March 10th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Its not only humans who plan for future events, chimpanzees too possess the ability to prepare in advance for any danger or calamity, says a new study.Researchers ... Read more...

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UK science minister claims to have power like a sixth sense”


November 17th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): British Science Minister Lord Drayson claims that he has a power "like a sixth sense, which enables him to foretell some events even before they occur.The multi-millionaire ... Read more...

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Bacteria anticipate and prepare for coming changes in their environment


June 19th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , June 19 (ANI): Despite the absence of a nervous system, bacteria anticipate and prepare for coming changes in their surroundings, a new study by Princeton University researchers has found.In ... Read more...

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Great apes can plan for the future


June 19th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Just like humans, apes also have the capabilities of planning for their future, according to a Swedish study. Mathias and Helena Osvath of Lund University Cognitive Science claim ... Read more...

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Declining memory responsible for lack of imagination in older adults


January 8th, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 8 (ANI): While youngsters can weave up stories and imagine themselves as astronauts, politicians or even superheroes, older people are unable to do the same. A new Harvard University ... Read more...

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‘Musharraf may no more remain President by end of 2008′


January 1st, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 1 (ANI): The turmoil in Pakistan following the assassination of former premier Benazir Bhutto may lead to increased instability in the country, and chances are high that President Pervez Musharraf ... Read more...

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