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Finnair’s second quarter revenue increases by 10 percent


August 22nd, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Aug 22 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair has reported a 10 percent rise in revenue for the second quarter of the current calender year at 600 million euros (Rs.4,147.74 crore) ... Read more...

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Berry takes daughter to her film set


July 21st, 2012 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry looked fine as she's back to work, just two days after suffering a head injury on the set of her new thriller ... Read more...

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Halle Berry fine after injury


July 20th, 2012 - 9:15 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 20 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry who suffered a head injury after falling on the floor during a fight sequence for "The Hive" is fine now, says a ... Read more...

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Berry hospitalised after getting injured


July 19th, 2012 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 19 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry was rushed to a hospital after she suffered an injury while shooting for the movie, "The Hive".Berry hit her head on a ... Read more...

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Halle Berry in ‘The Hive’


March 17th, 2012 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) American actress Halle Berry has committed to starring in "The Hive".The actress will take on the lead role in the Brad Anderson directed thriller about a ... Read more...

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Some honey bees tend to take risks


March 11th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 11 (IANS) Believe it or not -- some honey bees tend to take the initiative or the risk to find new hives, with their brains showing similar patterns ... Read more...

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Scientists unveil unique ’soldier’ bee


January 11th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Scientists have profiled a 'soldier' bee for the first time, programmed to protect its hive from invaders. The discovery was made by a team from the ... Read more...

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Cabinet note on VSNL land issue to be sent to cabinet soon: Sibal


August 29th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Communications Minister Kapil Sibal Monday said a cabinet note on selling surplus land that was earlier with the state-run enterprise VSNL has been prepared and ... Read more...

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Swarm of bees stings dog to death


July 15th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) A puppy, attacked by a swarms of bees from a neighbourhood hive in Britain, died after they stung her over 100 times.Keeley Connolly's 15-month-old German shepherd ... Read more...

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Bees navigate home by ‘reading the sky’


May 19th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 19 (IANS) How do bees display this incredible knack of navigating cross-country? Scientists have now hit upon the reason for this -- bees are sky readers!Bees can home ... Read more...

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Cell phones killing off global bee populations


May 13th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) The mobile phone may be a blessing for millions of people worldwide, but it has also become a deadly bane for bees, say experts.Researchers say mobile ... Read more...

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Bees could hold the key to dementia


March 24th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 24 (IANS) A Norwegian scientist has successfully reversed the aging process in bee brain, which may have a bearing on dementia."We accept that as we age, our health ... Read more...

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After Valentine’s Day mush celebrate Singles Awareness Day today


February 15th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 15 (ANI): Right after Valentine's Day, comes Singles Awareness Day, when people celebrate their freedom and possibilities.Wellington accountant Hilary Combes, the founder of SaRC - Singles are Really Cool - ... Read more...

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Video ‘Gap Yah’ wins online comedy crown


December 14th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) YouTube has named the video, “Gap Yah” as the Homegrown Comedy Hit of the Year.The video is a satirical sketch by the Unexpected Items. It received a ... Read more...

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Unlike us, honeybees don’t have trouble rescheduling biological clocks


October 14th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): A research carried out at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem has shown that unlike humans, honeybees, when thrown into highly time-altered new societal roles, are able to alter ... Read more...

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Honeybees can give humans a lesson in democracy


October 3rd, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): A Cornell biologist has revealed that when honeybees seek a new home, they choose the best site through a democratic process that humans would do well to emulate.In ... Read more...

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Social environment changes bees’ behaviour and internal clocks


September 15th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): A new study has suggested that honeybees, which are removed from their usual roles in the hive, undergo changes in their behaviour and internal clocks.These findings indicate that ... Read more...

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Bees attack kills four Orissa kids


September 11th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 11 (IANS) Four children were killed in Orissa's Keonjhar district after they were attacked by hundreds of wild bees, an official said Saturday. The bees stung the children Friday ... Read more...

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What makes a bee grow up to be a queen?


July 15th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Putting a new piece into the puzzle of what makes a bee grow up to be a queen, researchers have found that a key protein in the insulin ... Read more...

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How bees always manage to land safely


December 23rd, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Ever wondered how bees always manage to land on a picnic table, underneath a flower petal, or on a wall of a hive, without crashing or tumbling? Well, ... Read more...

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Rahul Bajaj not happy with move to phase out ‘hamara Bajaj’


December 16th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Bajaj Auto chairman Rahul Bajaj is not too happy with his son's decision to phase out the company's iconic scooters, but feels the decision of Rajiv Bajaj ... Read more...

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Doordarshan to telecast World Snooker Championship


November 14th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 14 (IANS) Doordarshan has agreed to telecast live all matches played on two of the 20 tables in the IBSF World Snooker Championship commencing at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre ... Read more...

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Nurture may ultimately influence and alter nature


August 18th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 18 (ANI): A new study of honey-bee aggression lends support to the idea that nurture (an organism's environment) may ultimately influence nature (it's genetic inheritance).The study reveals that changes in ... Read more...

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Idea Cellular demerges its tower business


July 9th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Telecom major Idea Cellular has received shareholders' approval to hive off its tower business into a subsidiary company Idea cellular Towers Infrastructure, the company said Thursday. Its ... Read more...

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Ageing honeybees’ learning ability remains intact when social roles are switched


July 1st, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): While scientists have been aware of the fact that cognitive function among humans declines as they get older, a research team in Germany have found that ageing honeybees ... Read more...

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Sweet tooth drives chimps to develop own brand of toolkits


May 31st, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): Chimps are so nuts about honey that, even though they've no access to a hardware store, they construct their own brand of toolkits when foraging for snacks from ... Read more...

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Notice against Sanjay Dutt for Mayawati remarks


April 18th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) Samajwadi Party general secretary and Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt has been issued a show cause notice for allegedly making disparaging remarks against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati ... Read more...

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Honeybees change roles to avoid mid-life crisis


April 4th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 4 (ANI): Adding to the impressive list of bee qualities, scientists have now found that honeybees go through a metamorphosis in their mid-life and perform different social roles as they ... Read more...

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Prison violence in Mexico leaves 20 injured


March 8th, 2009 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), March 8 (IANS) More than 20 inmates were injured, one seriously, following a riot in a jail in southern Mexico Saturday, EFE news agency reported. The incident occurred in a municipal ... Read more...

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Honeybees can count up to four


January 28th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 28 (ANI): An international team of scientists has found that honeybees can tell the difference between different numbers at a glance. Dr. Shaowu Zhang, Chief Investigator of The Vision ... Read more...

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Consim Info seeks partner for its job portal


August 17th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 17 (IANS) City-based online service provider Consim Info Pvt Ltd, better known as the Bharat Matrimony group that runs a group of business portals, is now looking for a strategic ... Read more...

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Texmaco to hive off manufacturing business


August 11th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) Wagon maker Texmaco Ltd plans to hive off all its manufacturing businesses into a proposed subsidiary and to raise Rs.2 billion through private equity funds, said an official ... Read more...

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Do honeybees have a sense of imagination?


June 25th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): New research conducted by researchers at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, has sparked a debate on whether the findings of the two decades old 'lake experiment' ... Read more...

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Queen bees were not polygamous in the beginning


May 31st, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, May 31 (ANI): A team of UK and Australian ecologists says queen bees were not polygamous right from the beginning, and that they became so after ensuring that their offspring ... Read more...

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Sayaji Hotels to hive off restaurant business


February 21st, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) The Rs.440-million ($1.1 million) Sayaji Hotels Ltd has decided to hive off its Barbeque Nation restaurant chain for more focussed and accelerated growth, the hotel group's top officials ... Read more...

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