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‘Dogs try to comfort people in distress’

June 10th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) When they see people crying, pet dogs can be affectionate and try to comfort them, new research says. A group of pet dogs was tested with ... Read more...

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Curiosity helps students perform well at school

October 30th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) Curiosity may have killed the cat, but for students, it seems to be as important as intelligence in determining how well they perform at school.So psychological ... Read more...

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Brain training boosts acting skills

August 20th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): Daniel Day-Lewis spent months in a wheelchair to prepare for his role in 'My Left Foot'. Similarly, many actors go to extreme lengths to get into their characters. ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Clothes that provide emotional relief during stressful times

June 4th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Scientists have developed a highly sophisticated concept of interactive clothing whereby the body's physical and emotional state triggers the transfer of personalized memory back to the wearer.The project, ... Read more...

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Flickering bright colours likely to trigger epileptic fits

September 26th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Certain flickering colours, especially red and blue in tandem, seem more likely to cause fits among epileptics, says a new study headed by a researcher of Indian origin. Joydeep ... Read more...

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Western actresses flocking to Bollywood

July 24th, 2009 - 10:57 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Many western actresses are swarming Bollywood.MTV nominated American actress-model Denise Richards (The World is not Enough) recently starred in Sabbir Khan directed "Kambakkht Ishq" (Unfortunate Love), while Golden Camera winner Australian actress-singer ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Kalki Koechlin

May 27th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kalki Koechlin is an Indian actress of French descent who debuted in Anurag Kashyap's critically acclaimed Hindi film Dev.D.She played the character of Chandramukhi in Dev.D, which is a modern ... Read more...

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