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Rahman wins award for ‘127 Hours’

October 23rd, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Music maestro A.R. Rahman has added another prestigious trophy to his shelf -- the public choice award for "If I Rise" from "127 Hours" ... Read more...

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Practice can make you a perfect liar!

February 9th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Like many other things in life, a person's lying skills get better with practice, according to a new study, which suggested that repeated lying overcomes our tendency for ... Read more...

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Now, 3 biomarkers in spinal fluid could classify patients with Alzheimer’s

August 10th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): Three biomarkers could soon be able to classify people with Alzheimer's disease from those without it.A signature consisting of the three biomarkers in the cerebrospinal fluid was found ... Read more...

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IOC President Jacques Rogge bids to stay in power

September 24th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Sep 24 (DPA) Jacques Rogge admits that it's lonely at the top, but that isn't stopping him from seeking a second term as International Olympic Committee (IOC) president. Elected in 2001 for ... Read more...

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Arcelor-Mittal to re-open furnace in Belgium plant

July 5th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 5 (IANS) Steelmaker Arcelor-Mittal would re-open the second blast furnace at its plant in Ghent, Belgium, in August, EuAsiaNews reported Sunday. The furnace was closed down in April as a ... Read more...

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Thursdays are veggie days, Belgian town tells citizens

May 14th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Ghent (Belgium), May 13 (DPA) Two thousand years after the earliest Christians gave up eating meat on Friday as a penance, the Belgian town of Ghent went one better by urging its ... Read more...

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Dutch court puts Belgian baby under state custody

November 28th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Nov 28 (DPA) A Belgian baby bought by a Dutch couple via the internet will be placed in state custody because the sale violates international adoption laws, a Netherlands court decided ... Read more...

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Do initials influence your choice of company?

October 24th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) People prefer to work for companies with initials matching their own rather than for those with other initials, according to a study by Ghent University researchers.Frederik Anseel and ... Read more...

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