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Richie turns to kids for fashion advice


September 1st, 2012 - 5:00 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 1 (IANS) Fashion designer Nicole Richie trusts her children for their fashion sense and turns to them for any advice.The 30-year-old, who has daughter Harlow Winter, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Inheriting injustice: A chilling film on India’s Dalits


January 12th, 2012 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) "Every day two Dalits are raped and three killed," goes a shocking statistic in well-known filmmaker Anand Patwardhan's latest documentary, "Jai Bhim, Comrade".It begins with such ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Little Bengal in a Mumbai school (With Images)


January 2nd, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) It is a celebration of West Bengal! From traditional handicrafts to dresses to dances to cuisine -- it's a veritable tour de force through the ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Indian travellers are spoilt for choice


May 26th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The lazy beaches of Pattaya in Thailand or treacherous trekking trails back home in Ladakh - what would it be for you this summer? The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

How mouse pups develop sense of smell to identify mother, siblings


March 12th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated how neurons in the noses of mice mature after birth to help them develop a keen sense of smell they identify the mother ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Assange was a bright kid, says stepfather


December 8th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 8 (IANS) Beleaguered WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was a bright kid, with a strong sense of right and wrong, and he always fought for the underdog, his stepfather has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fat people better at sniffing out food


November 17th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Fat people seem to have a finer sense of smell than others but only when it comes to food.It is thought that an extra-keen sense of smell makes ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Cages affect mice brain


July 18th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 18 (IANS) The type of cage that mice are kept in worldwide can profoundly alter their brains and greatly affect the accuracy of research. "This could explain some of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mice cages alter brains, affect scientific research


July 17th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, researchers at the University of Colorado's Anschutz Medical Campus have found that the brains of mice used in laboratories worldwide can be profoundly affected ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cold sensing in newborns takes time to ’switch on’ fully


June 18th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Cold sensing in the newborn develops well after birth, suggests a new American study.The researchers used mice for the study and found neural circuits in newborn mice take ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The secret behind sharks sniffing out their prey


June 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 11 (IANS) It's no secret that sharks have a keen sense of smell and a remarkable ability to follow their noses through the ocean, right to their next meal. Now, researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

How sharks sniff out their prey


June 11th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Sharks have a keen sense of smell and a remarkable ability to follow their noses through the ocean, right to their next meal. Now, scientists have discovered how ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Plan to revamp Capt Cook statue to George Washington draws ire in Australia


March 30th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Cairns (Australia), Mar 30(ANI): An audacious plan to have a landmark Captain Cook statue in Cairns, Australia, to be repainted and turned into former US President George Washington has drawn the ire ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Malini Ramani takes audience on martini trip at LFW


March 7th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Malini Ramani took the audience on a martini trip as the designer churned out a collection for liquor brand Grey Goose at the ongoing Lakme Fashion ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Komodo Dragon Attacks Ranger


February 27th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Komodo, Indonesia, Feb 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Komodo dragon, an inmate at the Komodo National Park, attacked a park ranger, Marcelinus Subanghadir. The ranger was attacked by the reptile, which ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Body odour attracts mosquitoes


October 27th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) A dominant odour given off by humans and birds tempts mosquitoes to prey on both, transmitting the West Nile virus and other lethal diseases, a new study has ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Why mosquitoes like to feast on human blood


October 27th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California, Davis, have discovered why mosquitoes like to feast on the blood of humans.They have identified a dominant odour naturally produced in humans ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientist seeks origin of creativity


March 9th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 9 (ANI): In a unique study, a British scientist is trying to pinpoint the origins of creativity by examining the lives of more than 100 eminent 20th-century scientists, historians ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dogs wet noses vital to their keen sense of smell


November 27th, 2008 - 11:17 am ICT by ANI
London, November 27 (ANI): Dogs wet noses often leave their owners wondering what purpose do they serve apart from making a mess of windows and clothes, but now an American research ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Monkeys too grow envious over unfair deals


November 14th, 2007 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
London, November 14 (ANI): Even monkeys become green with envy when they see other monkeys receiving better rewards for performing the same task, say researchers at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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