Pakistanis outraged as Pizza Hut scraps Ramadan offer

August 8th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Pizza Hut has sparked outrage in Pakistan after it withdrew a popular Ramadan offer, the Daily Mail reported Wednesday.The fast food chain has withdrawn the all-you-can-eat ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Misleading size labels encourage ‘guiltless gluttony’ amongst consumers

November 16th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new research has revealed that size labels on food products can often mislead people into thinking that it's a "small" portion, and consequently lead to overeating.Nilufer Z. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Aussies are world’s worst sinners

January 29th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 29 (ANI): Australians are the most likely to commit one of the biblical seven deadly sins, a new study claims.According to an article in the February edition of Focus, a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Third World War over water looming: Green warrior Bahuguna (Interview)

May 19th, 2009 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, May 19 (IANS) Green warrior Sunderlal Bahuguna, who has spent his life working for sustainable development, especially in the Himalayas, and pioneered the Chipko movement in the 1970s to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Hell has different ways to punish male and female sinners

February 18th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): When it comes to sin, there is no sexual equality, says a new study, which suggests that men are most likely to commit lustful misdeeds whereas women ... Read more...

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Reese Witherspoon to be strict with kids this Christmas

December 2nd, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): American actress Reese Witherspoon has revealed her plans to be strict with her kids this Christmas, and not to spend too much on gifts for them. Witherspoon is ... Read more...

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Britains silliest law bans person from dying in Parliament!

August 3rd, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 3 (ANI): A bizarre law in UK that bans a person from dying in the Houses of Parliament, has been voted as Britain''s most ridiculous law.This law which topped ... Read more...

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Red wine mimic may harbour diabetes cure (re-issue)

November 30th, 2007 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Adults suffering with type 2 diabetes could some day be treated with a drug derived from a chemical compound in red wine.Scientists have revealed that drugs that ape ... Read more...

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