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Briton faces more charges in Kenyan court


January 13th, 2012 - 5:59 am ICT by IANS
Mombasa (Kenya), Jan 13 (IANS) A British national jailed for three years early this month in Kenya has again been arraigned in court facing more charges, Xinhua reported.Jermaine Grant, who ... Read more...

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Chinese student extracts gold from scrap CPUs


January 4th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 4 (IANS) A Chinese student has extracted pure gold from scrap CPUs, earning him the title "modern alchemist".Li Dianwu, a chemistry senior at Nankai University in Tianjin in ... Read more...

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Key militant leader held in Pakistan


December 17th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 17 (IANS) A key member of the Taliban-linked outfit Al Mukhtar, along with five other militants, has been arrested in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, officials said.Karachi ... Read more...

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Key militant leader held in Pakistan


December 17th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 17 (IANS) A key member of the Taliban-linked outfit Al Mukhtar, along with five other militants, has been arrested in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, officials said.Karachi ... Read more...

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New technique to rid hospitals of deadly microbes


December 11th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 11 (IANS) A new technique would not only disinfect hospitals worldwide but also stop bed bug outbreaks. "This is the future, because many hospital deaths are preventable with ... Read more...

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Green process cleans up hazardous textile chemicals


September 27th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A green process can clean up the most hazardous chemicals used in textile dyes, which are dumped into rivers and agricultural land, claims new research.Maria Jonstrup, ... Read more...

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Study reveals that Stress turns hair grey


August 23rd, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has revealed that stress could cause the hair to turn grey. The researchers admitted that the research is still in the early stages. ... Read more...

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Study offers potential new targets for novel anti-HIV drugs


March 26th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 26 (ANI): A new study has found that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the cause of AIDS, makes use of the base excision repair pathway when inserting its DNA into ... Read more...

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Married 7/7 bomber begged to “bed” girlfriend night before attacks


February 17th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.17 (ANI): Nicki Pike, the ex girlfriend of 7/7 London tube bombing accused Jermaine Lindsay, has claimed he asked her to stay with him the night before he planted the bomb ... Read more...

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Antioxidants lead to fertility problems in females


January 19th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): New research has revealed a possible unexpected side effect of antioxidants: They might cause fertility problems in females.Antioxidants are sold over the counter everywhere. They're added to food, ... Read more...

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How bacteria developed resistance to antibiotics


December 28th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Researchers are trying to uncover the secrets of one of nature's most primitive immune systems by studying how bacteria incorporate foreign DNA from invading viruses into their own ... Read more...

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Study on zebrafish paves way for new cancer treatment


December 15th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): The imaging of tumour growth in zebrafish has shed light on how newly formed cancer cells can co-opt the immune system into spreading the disease.The work is leading ... Read more...

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One killed, four injured in Vadodara chemical factory fire in Vadodara


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by ANI
By GayatriVadodara, Nov.22 (ANI): A worker was killed and four others sustained burn injuries when a massive fire engulfed a chemical factory here on Monday morning.The fire began at 5 a.m. at ... Read more...

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Popular teeth-whitening methods can rob you of your smile


November 5th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) Popular home treatments for teeth whitening, using baking soda, ash and hydrogen peroxide, can strip tooth enamel and cause lasting damage to the gums, dentists say. The ... Read more...

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Women putting their health at risk by using DIY teeth-whitening: Scientists


November 5th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Dentists have warned that young women are jeopardising their health by using DIY teeth-whitening treatments involving baking soda, ash and hydrogen peroxide.A growing number of websites are promoting ... Read more...

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‘Bolt from deep blue’ may have sparked life on Earth


October 30th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Tokyo in Japan have suggested that a bolt from the deep blue seas may have sparked life on Earth.Ryuhei Nakamura and his team ... Read more...

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Rise-N-Shine To Pay $1M For Changing Cooper’s Gray Hair


August 20th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Just when we thought that we had seen it all , a company named Rise-N-Shine has come up with something that’s truly ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda leaders in Pakistan directed 2009 New York subway plot


July 8th, 2010 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 8 (IANS) Veteran Al Qaeda terrorist leaders in Pakistan directed and managed a foiled 2009 plot to attack New York's subway system and also planned to strike the ... Read more...

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Scientists work on ways to track terror bomb sources


May 27th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 27 (IANS) Organic peroxides are being increasingly preferred as explosives by terrorists because they can be easily prepared and don't required to be purchased off the shelf. New techniques for ... Read more...

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Hairdresser killed as bleach bottle catches fire


March 26th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) A 19-year-old British hairstylist was killed in an accident after her car burst into flames when she lit a cigarette that ignited fumes from a bleach bottle in ... Read more...

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Scientists develop new sensor array to detect single molecules


March 8th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 8 (ANI): MIT chemical engineers have developed a new sensor array that can detect single molecules of hydrogen peroxide emanating from a single living cell.Hydrogen peroxide damages cells and their ... Read more...

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40-year-old antidepressant shows promise in treating heart failure


January 8th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): An antidepressant developed over 40 years ago has been found to reverse the muscle enlargement and weakened pumping function associated with heart failure, say researchers.In an animal study, ... Read more...

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Pak students arrested in UK part of ‘very significant international terror plot’: Report


November 25th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.25 (ANI): Twelve Pakistani students, who were arrested earlier this year for planning attacks on Easter shoppers across Britain, are believed to have links with Al-Qaeda and suspected to be a ... Read more...

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Broccoli, cauliflower may help treat cystic fibrosis


November 17th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A dietary antioxidant found in vegetables such as broccoli and cauliflower can protect cells from damage caused by chemicals generated during the body's inflammatory response to infection and ... Read more...

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Injured corals develop colorful glowing “scabs” to help themselves heal


November 5th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 5 (ANI): A new study has found that injured corals develop colorful glowing "scabs" to help themselves heal.When a coral is broken or wounded, it releases highly reactive atoms ... Read more...

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Australian Supreme Court holds five guilty for plotting deadly terrorist attack


October 16th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 16 (ANI): The Australian Supreme Court has held five Sydney men guilty for plotting a terrorist attack aimed at causing mass death and destruction with home-made bombs.During their ten-month ... Read more...

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Anti-oxidants can increase risk of type-2 diabetes


October 9th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 9 (IANS) Anti-oxidants, popularly touted for health promoting benefits, could also bring on early onset of type-2 diabetes, says a new study. A team of scientists, led by Tony Tiganis, molecular ... Read more...

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Three British terror suspects co-plotted suicide attacks on transatlantic aircraft


October 7th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 7 (ANI): Three Islamic terrorists co-plotted suicide attacks on transatlantic passenger aircraft along with the ringleader, Abdulla Ahmed Ali, a British court has heard.The Telegraph quoted prosecutor Peter Wright QC, ... Read more...

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Antioxidants may increase diabetes risk rather than decrease it


October 7th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 7 (ANI): A new study has shown that low levels of reactive oxygen species (ROS), especially hydrogen peroxide, within cells may actually protect people from diabetes, by improving their ability ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda suspect planned to bomb New York trains on 9/11 anniversary


September 26th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep. 26 (ANI): A Colorado man had allegedly planned to bomb New York's commuter trains on the anniversary of the September 11 attacks, it has emerged.Prosecutors told a judge in ... Read more...

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FBI finds details of sensitive NY sites on al-Qaeda suspect’s computer


September 20th, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 20 (ANI): FBI has found details of New York City sports stadiums and city's Fashion Week sites on the computer of a man who was being quizzed in connection ... Read more...

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New method to monitor early sign of oxidative stress that triggers cancer


September 12th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): Scientists from University of Michigan have developed a new method to monitor early sign of oxidative stress that triggers cancer spread.Lead researcher Kate Carroll suggests that being able ... Read more...

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British airliners bombing plot: All roads lead to Pakistan


September 8th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.8 (ANI): British investigators have revealed that a son of a Birmingham based baker having contacts with the Al-Qaeda, played a key role in planning the conspiracy to blow up ... Read more...

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Natural mechanism against ageing discovered


August 13th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 13 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a natural defence mechanism against ageing. They are amino acids working hard to protect our bodies from the ageing process caused by exposure to free ... Read more...

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1,400 kg of spurious milk products seized


July 9th, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 9 (IANS) The Haryana police Thursday seized around 1,400 kg of spurious milk products allegedly adulterated with chemicals. "We have seized different milk products like cheese, ghee and cream during our ... Read more...

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