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Well-off children also becoming solvent addicts: NGO


November 14th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) The menace of solvent addiction - which was once termed as the addiction of children living on platforms and pavements - is slowly creeping into ... Read more...

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Occupational hazards in pregnancy can cause asthma in kids


September 26th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Mothers exposed to certain substances and chemicals while in their jobs during pregnancy could give birth to children with higher chances of asthma. This research included ... Read more...

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‘Drive Angry’ entertaining, but lacks focus (IANS Movie Review)


February 27th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Drive Angry"; Cast: Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard, William Fichtner, Billy Burke; Director: Patrick Lussier; Rating: **What's the point of a film that does not have a point? The ... Read more...

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Why guns overtook bows as primary weapons of war in Europe


January 18th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 18 (ANI): A new study from the University of Queensland has solved one of the greatest puzzles ever - why China persisted in using bows long after Europe moved to ... Read more...

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“Glee” Glues The Audience With “Never Been Kissed”


November 10th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The episode 6 of season 2 of the popular musical show "Glee" came up as a big surprise. Entitled as "Never Been Kissed" the name itself ... Read more...

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The mind uses syntax to interpret actions


November 5th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Most people are familiar with the concept that sentences have syntax or structure. A verb, a subject, and an object come together in predictable patterns. But apparently actions ... Read more...

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Human mind uses syntax to interpret actions: Study


November 5th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 05 (ANI): Just like the familiar concept that sentences have syntax, our actions have syntax, too; when we watch someone else do something, we assemble their actions to mean something, ... Read more...

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Your home could be making you ill, says expert


October 26th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 26 (ANI): If you often feel tired and sick or suffer from allergies, your home could be the culprit, says an expert.According to naturopath and building biologist Nicole Bijlsma, busy ... Read more...

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Women mistakenly uses super glue instead of eye drops


October 8th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Talk about a deadly mistake and an Arizona woman did exactly that.Imgard Holm of Glendale mistakenly glued her eye instead of taking medication in the form of eye drops. She had ... Read more...

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Meet the American woman who spends $47K a year on her hair extensions!


April 7th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 7 (ANI): An American blonde dishes out a whopping 47,000 dollars annually on New York's most expensive hair extensions to achieve a Rapunzel-like mane.Brandi Irwin, 28, is a regular ... Read more...

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Bikini-clad Lady Gaga glues pearls to her face!


February 12th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Lady Gaga has once again grabbed eyeballs with her extraordinary dress sense.The Poker Face singer had pearls stuck to her face and her twinset consisted of a beaded ... Read more...

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Spider glue key to new bio-adhesives


December 23rd, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) Scientists have solved a long-standing mystery about the glue that holds spider webs together. The findings are an advance toward a new generation of bio-adhesives and glues - ... Read more...

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What makes spider webs sticky


November 1st, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Wyoming say they have unravelled the secret of what makes spider webs sticky.According to researchers, the findings could lead to the development of ... Read more...

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Exposure to stress in womb nixes a man’s fertility


October 23rd, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) A man's fertility is likely to be nixed if he has been exposed to excess stress hormones and chemicals while still in the womb, says a new study. ... Read more...

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Spider web glue paves way for new biobased ‘green’ glues


October 22nd, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A sticky substance in spider webs could lead to the development of a new generation of biobased adhesives and glues-"green" glues- that could replace some petroleum-based products for ... Read more...

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Stress exposure in the womb ‘affects male fertility’


October 22nd, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Exposure to stress in the womb might affect a man's fertility in later life, finds a new study.The research team from the University of Edinburgh and Medical Research ... Read more...

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Chemical exposure may raise risk of Lou Gehrigs disease


April 17th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Researchers at Harvard University in Boston have shown that exposure to a common environmental chemical might increase the risk of developing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known ... Read more...

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