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Alzheimer’s sabotages brain wiring?


September 19th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Alzheimer's could actually sabotage the working of several of the brain's networks, says a study.Beau Ances, assistant professor of neurology, Washington University School of Medicine in ... Read more...

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Actors are like little children: Sanjay Gadhvi


September 13th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Director Sanjay Gadhvi compares young actors with little children and says they need same kind of pampering and caring on the sets.The director has worked ... Read more...

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Cairn India and PetroSA deal on oil exploration in South Africa


August 16th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Oil and gas producer Cairn India Thursday signed a farm-in agreement with PetroSA, South Africa's national oil company, for crude oil and natural gas exploration ... Read more...

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Flyover, showers mark start of London 2012 opening show


July 28th, 2012 - 3:25 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The London 2012 Olympic opening ceremony got off to a spectacular start here Friday, heralding what director Danny Boyle said would be a portrayal of ... Read more...

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Negotiating with Katrina for ‘Noor’: Ketan Mehta


July 26th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Ketan Mehta admits he is in talks with actress Katrina Kaif to play legendary World War II spy Noor Inayat Khan in his ambitious project ... Read more...

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Subway to open in a Manchester school


July 17th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manchester, July 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fast food chain Subway is all set to break a major barrier and open a branch in a Manchester school. The Subway officials are in talks with ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Adele’s due date is in September


July 11th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Adele’s due date is in September. She is expecting her first child with Simon Konecki. Both of them wanted to keep the pregnancy a secret for ... Read more...

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Iran developing n-powered submarine


June 13th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 13 (IANS) Iran has begun development of its own nuclear-powered submarine, the Iranian fleet's deputy commander Vice-Admiral Abbas Zamini said.Commenting on Iran's growing capabilities in domestic submarine development, ... Read more...

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Super Kings confident as Gilly is ruled out


April 27th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) While Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist ruled himself out of Saturday's Indian Premier League (IPL) game against Chennai Super Kings here, the hosts are on ... Read more...

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Cancer rising among India’s youth


April 19th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) More youngsters are developing cancer in India, doctors said at a conference here Thursday. However, most of those affected by the disease remain ignorant about ... Read more...

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Mexico, India include mining, agriculture in talks


April 18th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 18 (IANS/EFE) Mexico and India broadened the scope of their "privileged association" established in 2007 to include agriculture and mining, the two governments said upon the ... Read more...

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Star power does help get eyeballs: Karan Mehra


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Television actor Karan Mehra, known for his role in the TV show "Virrudh", is happy with the way his film career is shaping up, but ... Read more...

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Taliban suspends peace talks with US


March 15th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 15 (IANS) The Afghan Taliban has suspended preliminary peace talks with the US, according to a statement released Thursday by the outfit."Islamic Emirate (the name of the ... Read more...

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Turmeric-based drug being tested against Alzheimer’s


February 15th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Feb 15 (IANS) Curcumin, a compound of turmeric commonly used in Indian curries, prolongs life and boosts activity of fruit flies with a nervous disorder similar to Alzheimer's disease ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

I was denied legal help, Kasab tells apex court (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The 2008 Mumbai terror attack convict and Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab Tuesday told the Supreme Court that he was denied fair trial as he was ... Read more...

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I was denied legal help, Kasab tells apex court


January 31st, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The 2008 Mumbai terror attack convict and Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab Tuesday told the Supreme Court that he was denied fair trial as he ... Read more...

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Inquiry blames Japan n-plant operator for disaster


December 27th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A commission investigating the causes of the Fukushima nuclear disaster has criticised the nuclear power plant's operator as well as the Japanese nuclear safety agency ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Callista Gingrich is in the spotlight


December 24th, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mount Pleasant, Iowa, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Callista Gingrich has been credited for being the driving force behind Newt’s campaign. In a new revelation, Gingrich revealed that he considered dropping out of ... Read more...

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Income inequity unavoidable, says minister


December 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Income inequity does grow in the initial stages of market driven economy, Minister of State for Planning Ashwani Kumar said Thursday."When the economy moves on ... Read more...

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Chelsea end Manchester City’s unbeaten run


December 13th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) Chelsea kept their title hopes alive as they put an end to Manchester City's unbeaten run in the English Premier League, defeating them 2-1 at home.Chelsea ... Read more...

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Indian fertiliser makers looking to buy mines in Africa


December 11th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Faced with increasing demand and rising cost of importing raw material, the Indian fertiliser industry is eying mineral assets in Africa."Today there is a possibility ... Read more...

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Fertiliser industry wants $20 bn for overseas assets


December 7th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) To control the high cost of importing potash and phosphates for the domestic fertiliser industry, manufacturers have asked for creation of a $20 billion sovereign ... Read more...

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‘Homeopathy fast becoming preferred mode of treatment in India’


December 5th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Homeopathy is not a placebo but is effective in treating many serious diseases, including certain kinds of cancer, and costs just one-fifth of allopathic medication, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Monday Night Football: Philadelphia Eagles vs Chicago Bears


November 7th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Philadelphia Eagles are relishing their comeback into the season. After a disastrous start, the Dream Team seems to have shrugged off the initial sluggishness and appears ... Read more...

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India should learn to live without Zaheer: Sourav


September 22nd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) Former captain Sourav Ganguly said Thursday the Indian team needs to find a bowler of the calibre of Zaheer Khan to stop relying too much ... Read more...

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Big Indian contingent at ISPS Handa Singapore Classic golf


September 7th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 7 (IANS) South African Jbe Kruger is looking for his first Asian Tour victory at the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic golf which starts Thursday at the Orchid Country ... Read more...

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Dozen unreleased songs of Amy Winehouse could be released soon


July 28th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are reports that a dozen of Amy Winehouse’s unreleased songs could be released soon. The news was confirmed by a spokesperson for Universal. It ought to ... Read more...

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Full grids for National Racing Championship


June 15th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 15 (IANS) The Formula Rolon class, once the premier class in the JK Tyre National Racing Championship, was finally consigned to the history bin after a run of ... Read more...

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Jaaved Jaaferi to turn producer


May 30th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) After co-financing a documentary on football that the censor board banned, dancer-actor-comedian Jaaved Jaaferi has decided to turn a feature film producer and says his ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan’s presence helped Left in Kerala: CPI


May 24th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Communist Party of India (CPI) said Tuesday former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan's presence in the April 13 assembly polls had helped the Left ... Read more...

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Running barefoot better for health than with shoes


April 27th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 27 (ANI): Barefoot running can be beneficial while heavily cushioned running shoes may be leaving the foot prone to injury, according to a US sports medicine expert.Irene Davis of Harvard ... Read more...

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Scientists develop technique for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease


April 23rd, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): Scientists are developing a new technique by which Alzheimer's disease can be detected in its earliest stages.Scientists at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow developed the technique based ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Continental to acquire Modi Rubber’s tyre subsidiary


April 18th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) International tyre manufacturer Continental Corporation Monday said it has entered into an agreement with Modi Rubber LTD. to acquire its tyre subsidiary."Continental has signed an ... Read more...

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No farewell match for Shoaib Akhtar


April 14th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 14 (IANS) The Pakistan team management is averse to the idea of playing a 'farewell match' for controversial fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar. The News reported that Pakistani ... Read more...

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Dukan Diet used by Kate Middleton could be dangerous


March 19th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, mar 19 (ANI): The Dukan Diet, which is supposed to be the French version of the Atkins Diet, and which is allegedly being used by Kate Middleton, has been deemed as ... Read more...

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