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Dozen WWII bombs found in Galapagos Islands


October 29th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Galapagos Islands, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Galapagos Island local government has announced that its fishermen have found a dozen War World II bombs on the Island.The announcement was made on Tuesday ... Read more...

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Rambagh Palace has no bookings by Katy-Russell on D-day


October 19th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Jaipur, Oct 19 (IANS) Rambagh Palace here is rumoured to be the royal venue for the celebrity wedding of Katy Perry and Russell Brand Oct 23. But hotel sources ... Read more...

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Double honeymoon for Brand, Perry?


October 18th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand, who is set to marry fiancee Katy Perry in India this month, is reportedly planning to take the singer on a double honeymoon.Brand ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves to declare Andaman and Nicobar set of ports as major port


March 4th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the proposal of the Shipping Ministry to declare Andaman and Nicobar set of ports as major port and establish the Andaman ... Read more...

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Thousands of Cubans attend American concert


December 22nd, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Dec 22 (EFE) The US band `Kool & the Gang' gave a concert in Havana over the weekend that attracted thousands of Cubans who danced and sang along to songs like ... Read more...

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Fewer TVs, high-fat foods at home help in weight maintenance


October 25th, 2009 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): When it comes to maintaining a healthy weight after shedding extra pounds, predictable factors like exercise and control over eating play a role, but so do factors at ... Read more...

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New name suggested for French Polynesia means touching a woman’s sexual parts


June 16th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 16 (ANI): French Polynesia President Oscar Temaru has given rise to a controversy by suggesting that the island change its name to the raunchy word for touching a woman's sexual ... Read more...

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24 bodies recovered from Air France crash


June 9th, 2009 - 7:58 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, June 9 (DPA) The number of bodies recovered from the Air France flight that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean last week rose to 24, Brazilian authorities said. Another eight bodies from ... Read more...

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Taiwanese candidate hot favourite for ‘best job in the world’


May 1st, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 1 (ANI): As Tourism Queenland's 'best job in the world' campaign enters its final stage, Taiwan's wild card entry Clare Wang has been touted as the winner of Great Barrier ... Read more...

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Most Alaskan glaciers are retreating, thinning, and stagnating


October 7th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): A new book, published by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), has determined that most glaciers in every mountain range and island group in Alaska are experiencing significant ... Read more...

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Scientists find evidence that could rewrite Hawaiis botanical history


April 16th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 16 (ANI): The discovery that one of Hawaiis most dominant plants, Metrosideros, has been a resident of the islands far longer than previously believed, might change the states botanical ... Read more...

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Natural selection can act on human culture too


February 19th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Natural selection can act on human culture as well as on genes, says a new study which shows that cultural traits affecting survival and reproduction evolve at a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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