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Congress to raise Chhattisgarh killings in assembly session

July 5th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 5 (IANS) Undeterred by union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's cold response to its initial findings in the alleged staged Korasuguda gunfight, the Congress's Chhattisgarh ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Dental plaques help decode ancient diets

May 6th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Tiny particles of plaque removed from the teeth of our great great grandfathers may help decode their dietary habits and preferences, says a study. G. Richard ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mueller charged for cocaine possession

February 26th, 2012 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 26 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen's ex-wife Brooke Mueller has reportedly been charged with cocaine possession with intent to distribute after her arrest in December last year.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tevez back at City, faces record fine after found guilty

October 13th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Argentinian footballer Carlos Tevez Thursday returned to Manchester City for training all alone a day after the club found him guilty of breach of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Vedic rituals lower water, soil contamination: Scientists

June 9th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The initial findings of a scientific study carried out during the Vedic ritual in Kerala show that the ancient Sanskrit chants, rites and smoke from ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Air France Rio crash: Jet plunged in minutes

May 27th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, May 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Investigators say the Air France plane that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean in 2009 might have been due to failed speed probes. The full investigation into the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Delegates arrive in Vietnam capital for ADB’s 44th annual meeting

May 2nd, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Hanoi (Vietnam), May 2 (ANI): Delegates began arriving at Hanoi's National Convention Center today to register for the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) 44th Annual Meeting of its Board of Governors.The meeting, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Britain is a nation of happy couples

February 15th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): A majority of couples in the UK - whether married or cohabiting with their partners - are happy in their relationship.Initial findings from Understanding Society show that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Britain has happy couples, married or cohabiting

February 15th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) Whether they are married or cohabiting with a partner, the vast majority of couples in Britain are happy in their relationship, reveals a study. What's more, being together ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Brits adopting American-style pronunciation of certain words

February 6th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6 (ANI): British people are now adopting the American-style pronunciation of certain words.Interim results of a study by the British Library suggested a third of Britons taking part now adopt ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in Health Science |

Love Hormone Oxytocin Can Cure Headaches

December 21st, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Headache has been the main cause of spoiling sociability. However, now one would be delighted to know, that the hormone, responsible for increasing trust, bonding and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Massive dark object lurking on edge of the solar system

December 8th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Louisiana, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Space scientists at the University of Louisiana say they have discovered a huge dark object lurking just beyond the solar system.The scientists say that the object is ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

How melanoma tumours evade drug treatment

November 25th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): A new research has discovered how some melanoma tumours evade drug treatment.The findings by the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT pinpoint ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Apologise for aerial attacks, Pakistan tells NATO

October 6th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan has demanded an apology from NATO over an aerial attack that killed three of its troopers, but the coalition forces are only prepared to express regret over ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak woman’s “cultural homicide” over arranged marriage outrages Italian politicians

October 5th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, Oct 5 (ANI): The shocking news of a "cultural homicide", in which a Pakistani woman died in Italy after being beaten with a brick by her husband for opposing an arranged ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Anti-impotence wafer works faster than Viagra?

October 5th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) An anti-impotence wafer, similar to breath freshner strips, seems to work faster than Viagra, reports suggest.Prior to Viagra's development, the only options were to inject drugs straight ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Melts-on-tongue ‘wafer’ can work ‘faster’ than Viagra

October 5th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): A 'wafer' that melts on the tongue could be the new way to help impotent men.The wafer, which is similar to breath freshener strips sold in sweet shops, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pomegranate juice reduces ’spare tyre in men, muffin top in women’

October 2nd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): Scientists believe that pomegranate juice can help shift middle-age spread - it has the power to reduce the fat stored round the stomach - the 'spare tyre' in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, simple blood test to predict preeclampsia in early pregnancy

September 14th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): Using sophisticated emerging technologies and data analysis, researchers have identified 14 simple metabolites with high accuracy to predict in early pregnancy which women are at risk of developing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

FDA-approved drugs that may fight HIV identified

August 21st, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): University of Minnesota researchers have identified two FDA approved drugs that may fight HIV."HIV's ability to mutate makes it difficult to target and treat," said molecular virologist Louis ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Underwater Census Reveals The Extent Of The Unknown

August 8th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a revelation that can only be called mind blowing, a group of scientists have announced that there are a total of 230,000 species of living ... Read more...

Posted in Images, Sci-Tech |

Seaweed could be a powerful new weapon against obesity

July 20th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 20 (ANI): Experts have suggested that adding seaweed extracts to high-fat, high-calorie fast foods can make them healthier and help people lose weight.The scientists at Newcastle University conducted a trial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UK, US researchers present report on de-radicalizing the radicals

July 3rd, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Individual de-radicalization and disengagement programs, such as those in Saudi-Arabia, Singapore, Indonesia and other nations, 'can make a difference,' according to researchers at the National Consortium for the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

FDA says that J&J knew about problems with Motrin long ago

May 28th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Food and Drugs Administration says Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary, McNeil Healthcare, knew about the potential problems with the Motrin formula 2 years ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Mesothelioma Vaccine Under Test Shows Positive Results

March 12th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mar 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mesothelioma is a fatal type of cancer that is mostly caused by prolonged exposure to asbestos. Recently, it claimed the life of Merlin Olsen, a former ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Mysterious ring fort in Ireland may have held sports arena during Bronze Age

February 26th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Dublin, Feb 26 (ANI): New findings by a team of archaeologists has suggested that a mysterious ring fort in County Tipperary in Ireland may have held a sports arena during the Bronze ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cameras in Sumatran jungle capture tigress and cubs on film for first time

January 8th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 8 (ANI): Researchers, using camera traps deep in the Sumatran jungle have captured first-time images of a rare female tiger and her cubs, giving scientists unique insight into the elusive ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Quake leaves thousands homeless in Tajikistan

January 3rd, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/Dushanbe, Jan 3 (DPA) Thousands of people have been left homeless in icy temperatures in the wake of a strong earthquake in the Central Asian republic of Tajikistan, reports said Sunday. More than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Common painkiller may ease pain of social rejection

December 23rd, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): A common painkiller can serve double duty, easing not just the physical pains of sore joints and headaches, but also the pain of social rejection, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Two uninvited guests gate crash Obama-Singh White House state dinner

November 26th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, November 26 (ANI): Two uninvited guests managed to make their way into the recent state dinner at the White House, the US Secret Service has confirmed.Michaele Salahi, wrapped in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cyber-bullying - the most common form of bullying

November 13th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): Cyberbullying - where children face taunts, threats and insults via the internet and mobile phones - is now the most common form of bullying, according to a new ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fire damages historic Chiang Kai-shek residence in Taiwan

September 29th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Sep 29 (DPA) A fire has damaged a historic building that had housed Taiwan's late leader Chiang Kai-shek and his wife Soong May-ling, just two years after a suburban residence of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Protein that repairs Alzheimer’s brain damage identified

September 24th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): Scientists from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey have identified a protein that can repair brain damage in Alzheimer's patients.They said that a protein called vimentin ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ranbir Singh encounter in Dehradun was a fake: CBI

August 5th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Dehradun, Aug 5 (ANI): In its initial findings, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has claimed that the encounter in which a 24-year-old MBA student Ranbir Singh was killed by Dehradun police ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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