human nature

Not length, strength of role matters: Jackie Shroff


September 2nd, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) After working for over 30 years in filmdom and giving some of the greatest blockbusters like "Hero", "Ram Lakhan" and "Gardish", Jackie Shroff doesn't worry ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

TV actress Maria Gabriela de Faria to debut in movies


August 22nd, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Aug 22 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan actress Maria Gabriela de Faria, 19, has not only been nominated for the Kids' Choice Awards Mexico but she's out to conquer the world ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Veena gets curvy, says size zero doesn’t exist in South


July 3rd, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) If Vidya Balan gained 12 kg to play southern sex siren in "The Dirty Picture", Pakistani actress Veena Malik claims she has put on 5 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Couple dial 999 to save their five year old cat


August 19th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A couple got the emergency services speeding to their address only to realize that the distress call was to save their 5-year-old cat. The couple called the ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Couple calls ambulance to save cat


August 19th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) A couple in Britain called for emergency medical help to save their "five-year-old" and did not reveal to paramedics that it was actually a cat, a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Generosity is natural to humans


July 26th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (IANS) While rationalists may not agree, acts of generosity come naturally to humans, claims a new research.Commonplace acts of generosity, like tipping the waiter, where no future ... Read more...

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Martin Crowe set to make a first-class comeback at 48


May 19th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe is planning a return to first-class cricket after 15 years and sees it as an opportunity score the 392 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Brown dedicated his music video to Michael Jackson


May 4th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) Singer Chris Brown has dedicated his latest music video 'She Ain't you' to Michael Jackson, calling the late King of Pop his "biggest inspiration".Brown samples ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UK kids as young as 4 to be taught atheism


March 30th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 30 (ANI): Four-year-old school pupils in UK will be taught atheism in a bid to make them "citizens of the world".Education bosses in Blackburn with Darwen, Lancashire, have radically restructured ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prejudice is a trait humans have retained from their evolutionary predecessors


March 18th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A new study led by Yale researchers has found that the tendency to perceive others as 'us versus them' isn't exclusively human but appears to be shared by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tibetans committed to struggle: PM of government-in-exile


March 11th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 11 (IANS) The Dalai Lama may have declared his intension to step down from politics but Tibetans remain committed to the struggle for their homeland, says Samdhong Rinpoche, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Our emotions drive us to do the right or wrong thing


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): A new study has shown that it's our emotions that drive us to do a right or wrong thing.A study by Rimma Teper, Michael Inzlicht, and Elizabeth Page-Gould ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pilots’ typo errors leading cause of mishaps, incidents


January 25th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 25 (ANI): Safety investigators at Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) have said that errors in data calculation or entry were the leading causes of take-off accidents and incidents.A report by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gandhi family had special regard for Bhimsen Joshi: Sonia


January 25th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday expressed her heartfelt condolences on the passing away of Pandit Bhimsen Joshi and said the Gandhi family always had a very ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Do blindfolded dolphins use ’sixth sense’ to imitate each other?


January 21st, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): A new study has found that a blindfolded dolphin can imitate movements of other dolphins, almost as if it has a sixth sense.According to Dr. Kelly Jaakkola at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

I’m a promoter of masturbation, says ‘Gossip Girl’ star Taylor Momsen


December 11th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 11 (ANI): It's not an alien thing for 'Gossip Girl' star Taylor Momsen to talk about X-rated topics, and this time, she said that she promotes masturbation.However, the 17-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Good-looking couples likelier to have daughters: Study


November 29th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 29 (ANI): A new study has shown that attractive couples are more likely to have daughters as compared to plainer parents.Satoshi Kanazawa, an evolutionary psychologist at the London School of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No room for terrorism in Islam: Saudi Arab Grand Mufti


November 16th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Arafat, Nov 16 (ANI): Islam is based on justice and equity, and does not admit terrorism, extremism or injustice, the Grand Mufti of Saudi Arab, Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Sheikh, has said.Delivering the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Teenagers’ take on why bullying occurs


November 12th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Swedish teenagers believe that the bully and the victim's individual characteristics, rather than the wider social environment, explain why bullying occurs.Robert Thornberg and Sven Knutsen at Linkoping University ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Zed tells that yoga is a world heritage to be utilized by all


September 24th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept.24 (ANI): Indian American leader Rajan Zed has in a statement said that yoga is a world heritage to be utilized by all."One could still practice one's respective faith ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Christianity could learn a lot about life from listening to heavy metal: Cleric


August 31st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Many devout Christians might think of heavy metal music as crass and even satanic at times, but according to a Church of England cleric, they could learn a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gurmeet Chaudhary’s Wish To Meet Amitabh Bachchan


August 24th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gurmeet Chaudhary, popularly known as Maan of "Geet' is on seventh heaven. His Star One show just celebrated the completion of 100 episodes, he's back on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Maslow’s pyramid renovation triggers controversy


August 20th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): A team of psychologists who have updated a cornerstone of modern psychology - Abraham Maslow's pyramid of needs - has triggered a controversy on the way.Maslow's pyramid describes ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chinese porn star felt like king of the world after satisfying 100 women


August 16th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): The leading man of a Chinese 3D porn flick has revealed that when he had to do a scene where he had to satisfy 100 women, it made ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

The Cast Of ‘Glee’ Express Their Approval For An Episode On Michael Jackson


August 10th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): ‘Glee’ happens to be the program of Fox that has been labeled a runaway success. It has now been whispered that the makers of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lauding Glasgow schools for yoga launch, Hindus urge all UK schools to introduce yoga


July 17th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 17 (ANI): Hindus have commended some Glasgow schools for launching yoga and have urged other United Kingdom schools to introduce yoga for their pupils.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

It’s official: Men lie more than women


May 18th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): A new study has confirmed what many ladies already knew: Men tell more lies than women.According to the study, on an average, a man will tell three lies ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Thank you and goodbye, says an emotional Brown


May 12th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) "Thank you and goodbye!" said an emotional Gordon Brown as he stepped down as Britain's prime minister, ending 13 years of Labour rule. Being prime minister had been ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India among the worst 10 climate polluters: Study


May 6th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 6 (IANS) India figures among the world's worst 10 countries causing environmental damage, according to a new study which lists Brazil as the most polluting country. The research led by professor ... Read more...

Posted in Environment, Thailand |

Indian poet honoured in Oman


April 18th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Muscat, April 18 (IANS) Urdu poet Surender Bhutani, who is also an academic and journalist based in Poland, has been honoured by the Indian Social Association in Oman for his contribution to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Zealand cancels tsunami alert


March 1st, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Mar. 1 (ANI): New Zealand's National Crisis Management Centre (NCMC) on Monday took a decision to cancel its tsunami alert from 9 a.m."Sea level data indicate the peak of activity has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Humans like sharing wealth - subconsciously


February 25th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Researchers from California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, have become the first to gather images to prove that the human brain is a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Yoga centered films made in USA, Canada


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 22 (ANI): Two yoga centered short movies - 'Homeless Yoga' and 'The Yoganator' - have been made in USA and Canada.In 'Homeless Yoga', an executive who loses everything, gains ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Neha Dhupia is a compulsive flirt!


December 22nd, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
When actresses would want to give a clean miss-goody-two-shoes image, only someone as bold and spunky as Neha Dhupia can admit to being a flirt. The stunner plays a flirtatious seductress ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nicolas Cage receives UN’s Global Citizen of the Year award


December 6th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 06 (ANI): Nicolas Cage has received Global Citizen of the Year award from the United Nations for his humanitarian efforts.The 'Con Air' actor has also been appointed as a UN ... Read more...

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