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Court seeks action ASI report over mosque


August 24th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to file a report over the removal of illegal construction at the site ... Read more...

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Court allows lawyer to defend Jundal


July 9th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Suspected 26/11 plotter Abu Jundal would finally be represented by a lawyer in a Delhi court as M.S. Khan, who has appeared in many terror ... Read more...

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Akhilesh is candidate for Legislative Council


April 5th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 5 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was Thursday declared the Samajwadi Party (SP) candidate for the upper house of the state assembly.Six other leaders including SP ... Read more...

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Japan’s auto output went up in October


November 30th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 30 (IANS) Japanese automobile production climbed 20.3 percent in October from a year earlier, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) said Wednesday.According to the industry body's latest figures, ... Read more...

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Somali pirates given life sentence in US


October 4th, 2011 - 8:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 4 (IANS) Two Somali pirates were awarded life in prison by a US court Monday for hijacking and killing two American couples on the high seas, Xinhua ... Read more...

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CBSE results: Delhi’s Urdu-medium schools do well


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Hampered by non-availability of textbooks in the students' mother-tongue, lack of teachers, and cramped accommodation, Delhi's Urdu-medium schools have still managed to post pass percentage ... Read more...

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High Vitamin D levels ‘may prevent age-related vision loss’


April 12th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 12 (ANI): A University at Buffalo study has found that women under the age of 75 with high vitamin D status were less likely to have early age-related macular degeneration ... Read more...

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Low income linked to mental disorders, suicide attempts


April 5th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A new report has revealed that low levels of household income are associated with several lifetime mental disorders and suicide attempts, and a decrease in income is associated ... Read more...

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Partner controlling behaviors linked to relationship violence


April 5th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that having a partner who exhibits controlling behaviours appears to be associated with increased physical and sexual relationship violence.However, young women experiencing these ... Read more...

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Gastric banding linked to relatively poor long-term outcomes


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): A new study has found that undergoing laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity is associated with relatively poor long-term outcomes.In a study of 82 patients who were ... Read more...

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Rich, young women ‘more prone to melanoma’


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): A new research has found that the incidence of melanoma appears higher in non-Hispanic white adolescent girls and young women living in higher socioeconomic neighborhoods than those living ... Read more...

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Heavy drinking ‘ups death risk from pancreatic cancer’


March 15th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): A study has indicated that heavy alcohol consumption, specifically three or more glasses of liquor a day, is associated with an increased risk of death from pancreatic cancer."Alcoholic ... Read more...

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Vit D insufficiency high in patients with early Parkinson disease


March 15th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): A new research has indicated that patients with a recent onset of Parkinson disease have a high prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency, but vitamin D concentrations do not ... Read more...

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Obese women may be less likely to develop chronic eye disease


February 15th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): A new study has found that obesity may be associated with higher eye pressure and a decreased risk of open-angle glaucoma in women."Open-angle glaucoma is a chronic ... Read more...

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Hearing loss linked to development of dementia


February 15th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that older adults with hearing loss may be more likely to develop dementia, and their risk increases as hearing loss becomes more severe.Frank ... Read more...

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India’s biggest mosque to come up in Kozhikode


February 10th, 2011 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala) Feb 9 (IANS) Preliminary work to build what is billed as India's biggest mosque has begun here, thanks to the initiative of the charitable institution Jamia Markazu Ssaquafathi Ssunniyya headed ... Read more...

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Stress management program benefits patients with heart disease


January 25th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Scientists have found that a cognitive behavioral therapy program focusing on stress management decreases the risk of recurrent heart attacks and other cardiovascular events in patients with heart ... Read more...

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Anti-epileptic drugs ‘increase risk of fracture in older adults’


January 11th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A new study has found that most anti-epileptic drugs are associated with an increased risk of non-traumatic fracture in individuals 50 years of age and older.Nathalie Jetté, of ... Read more...

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No room for secularism in Pakistan as Islam is its sole identity: Jama’at-e-Islami


January 8th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 8 (ANI): Islam is Pakistan's sole identity, and there is no room for secularism and its believers in this country, Jama'at-e-Islami deputy Secretary General Hafiz Sajid Anwar has said.Addressing the ... Read more...

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Bangladesh PM gets death threat from militants


January 6th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chittagong (Bangladesh), Jan 6 (IANS) Islamist militants have threatened to kill Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina if their associates are not freed from prison within a month.In a letter to a ... Read more...

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Teens involved in dating violence are also violent with siblings, peers


December 7th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): A new study has found that people who physically assault dating partners have a history of perpetrating violence involving siblings and peers.Emily F. Rothmanm, of the Boston University, ... Read more...

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Sexually abused ‘at higher risk of developing psychotic disorders’


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Children who are sexually abused, especially if it involves penetration, are at higher risk for developing schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, according to an Australian study.Margaret C. Cutajar, ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda linked Islamist group executes two teenage girls in Somalia by firing squad


October 29th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 29 (ANI): An Al Qaeda-linked Islamist group has executed two teenage girls in Somalia by firing squad.According to the Daily Mail, Al Shahbab leader Sheik Mohamed Ibrahim sentenced the girls ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda linked Islamist group executes two teenage girls in Somalia


October 29th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 29 (ANI): An Al Qaeda-linked Islamist group has executed two teenage girls in Somalia by firing squad.According to the Daily Mail, Al Shahbab leader Sheik Mohamed Ibrahim sentenced the girls ... Read more...

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Brit mum kills 3-year-old daughter, dissolves body in acid


October 27th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): A schizophrenic Brit mother killed her 3-year-old girl by stabbing the child to death and then tried dissolving the body in acid.Alia Ahmed Jama's body was discovered by ... Read more...

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Heavy smoking in midlife ‘doubles dementia risk’


October 26th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): Heavy smoking in middle age is linked to more than double the risk for Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia two decades later, according to a new ... Read more...

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ADHD in childhood linked to depression in adolescence


October 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): A new study has found that young children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at greater risk for adolescent depression and/or suicide attempts five to 13 years after diagnosis.Sixteen ... Read more...

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BJP seeks all-party meeting to discuss terror threat


September 20th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday asked the central government to convene an all-party meeting to chalk out a strategy for tackling the threat of terrorism ... Read more...

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India a safe tourist destination: Minister


September 20th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India is a safe destination and the security of tourists is of utmost importance to the government, Tourism Minister Kumari Selja said here Monday as Britain and ... Read more...

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Britain warns of terror threat in India


September 20th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Britain Monday warned of a terror threat in India and asked its nationals to be vigilant, a day after two tourists from Taiwan were shot near Delhi's ... Read more...

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Mumbai police on high alert after Delhi shooting


September 19th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Mumbai police Sunday went on high alert in the wake of the shooting near New Delhi's Jama Masjid as well as the ongoing 11-day Ganeshotsava festival in the ... Read more...

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Biomarkers in blood serum could classify individuals with Alzheimer’s


September 14th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): Biomarkers in blood serum can be combined with clinical information to accurately classify patients with Alzheimer's disease, according to a new research.Identifying biomarkers in the blood has several ... Read more...

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Short nighttime sleep duration among infants, young kids ‘ups obesity risk’


September 7th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 07 (ANI): A new study has found that insufficient amounts of nighttime sleep among infants and preschool-aged children may be a significant risk factor for developing childhood obesity.Additionally, napping does ... Read more...

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Parents ‘more likely to suffer depression in 1st year after childbirth’


September 7th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that parents face the highest risk of depression in the first year after a child's birth.Experiencing an episode of depression is highly likely ... Read more...

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Skin condition linked to depression, anxiety and suicidal feelings


August 17th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 17 (ANI): A new study has found that individuals with psoriasis, a common immune-mediated skin disease, have an increased risk of depression, anxiety and suicidality.Shanu Kohli Kurd, and colleagues at ... Read more...

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