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Anaesthesia causes jet-lag state, post surgery


April 18th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 18 (IANS) People feel as though they have jet-lag after surgery, which could be due to the effect of general anaesthesia that alters genetic activity controlling the bio-clock, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Body of newborn girl found


March 27th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 27 (IANS) The body of a newborn girl was found in a dustbin here Tuesday, bringing to the fore the plight of the girl child in a state ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Idukki’s pill-popping tribals don’t menstruate anymore


January 19th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Marayoor (Kerala), Jan 19 (IANS) It's been a while since tribal Adivasi women and girls in three villages of Kerala's Idukki district have menstruated. Reason? They have been popping contraceptive ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Tiger on prowl in Lucknow’s neighbourhood


January 10th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 10 (IANS) A fully-grown tiger on the prowl for the last five days near Rehman-Khera village, about 18 km from Lucknow, has caused panic in the area. Authorities ... Read more...

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Saina pulls out of Syed Modi GP, Jayaram knocked out


December 21st, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 21 (IANS) Top seed and local favourite Saina Nehwal Wednesday pulled out of the Syed Modi Grand Prix badminton tournament citing fever while world number 29 Ajay Jayaram ... Read more...

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Rachael Ray: Paula Deen Introduces Grandson, Cooks Dinner


October 18th, 2011 - 3:41 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paula Deen stopped by 'The Rachael Ray Show' today and shared her recipes for a delicious chicken dinner and coconut cake. The Southern Belle let Rachael in on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Police crackdown was pre-planned, says BJP


June 7th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Alleging the police crackdown against Baba Ramdev's agitation was pre-planned, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley Tuesday blamed Home Minister P. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Wary of swim wear? Here’s how to take plunge


June 4th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Twenty-five-year-old Meenakshi Dhar is heading for a beach in July. Excited as she is, the thought of wearing a bikini is giving her nightmares. But ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Leopard cub found dead in Uttar Pradesh


February 13th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 13 (IANS) A six-month old leopard cub was found dead Sunday in a wildlife reserve in Uttar Pradesh, a forest official said.The incident happened in Katarniya Ghat Wildlife Reserve near ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Teleworkers more satisfied compared to office-based employees: Study


November 16th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new study has found that employees who telecommute the majority of the workweek are more satisfied with their jobs compared to those working mostly in the office ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Malnutrition ups risk of prolonged hospital stay


October 12th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that hospital patients admitted with malnutrition or who don't eat for several days are at greater risk of a prolonged hospital stay.The study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Farmers’ leader sits on hunger strike


September 20th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 20 (IANS) Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) (Rajewal group) president Balbir Singh Rajewal Monday sat on an indefinite hunger strike in Mohali town in Punjab, on the outskirts of Chandigarh, demanding ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Recruitment begins for London Olympics volunteers


September 15th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Organisers for the 2012 London Olympic Games Wednesday have started the recruitment process for 70,000 volunteers. The application process will close Oct 27 and people who are interested can ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Illegal party drug may drive away the blues within 40 minutes


September 14th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): The fastest treatment for depression may lie in a horse tranquilliser, according to a new study, which demonstrated the benefits of the drug within 40 minutes.This compares with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Exercises that can help treat arthritis


August 15th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): Suffering from arthritis? Here are four types of exercises that may help you, say experts.Experts claim that people with arthritis who exercise have less pain, more energy, improved ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Air India struggles as many flights cancelled


May 27th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi /Mumbai, May 27 (ANI): A day after an employees strike was called off national carrier Air India is struggling to set its operation back on track, as many flights from ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pennsylvania issues warning for possible flooding


March 12th, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) issued a reminder on Thursday, requesting state residents to monitor local weather conditions as there is a possibility of flooding.Warmer temperatures ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Quake, tsunami kill at least 214 people in Chile (Second Lead)


February 28th, 2010 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (DPA) An 8.8-magnitude quake and a resulting tsunami killed at least 214 people in Chile, Chilean Interior Minister Edmundo Perez Yoma has said. "This was a cataclysm of immense ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Walking, shellfish supplement may help ease arthritis pain


February 17th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): "Progressive walking" and a shellfish supplement every day can significantly lessen arthritis pain and improve physical function, says a new study.Writing in BioMed Central's open-access journal Arthritis Research ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India, Bangladesh finalise 3 pacts as ULFA chief held (Lead)


December 2nd, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Bangladeshi authorities arrested United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) founder Arabinda Rajkhowa and handed him over to India while the two countries finalised three crucial accords ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

ULFA founder Rajkhowa held in Bangladesh, handed over to India (Night Lead)


December 2nd, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati/Dhaka, Dec 2 (IANS) Finally the hunt is over. One of India's most wanted terrorists, Arabinda Rajkhowa, chairman of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), has ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

ULFA founder Rajkhowa held in Bangladesh, handed over to India (Second Lead)


December 2nd, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 2 (IANS) Founder and chairman of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) Arabinda Rajkhowa was arrested in Bangladesh and handed over to the Border Security Force (BSF) in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Preggers Gisele flies high


November 6th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hot and sexy Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, who is carrying her first baby with American football player husband Tom Brady, has not let her pregnancy stand in the way of what she ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gisele Bundchen a step away from getting pilot license


November 4th, 2009 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3(IANS) Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen has passed the first part of her helicopter flying exams just months after starting a series of lessons and her tutor insists she is a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Durga Puja at ‘White House’ - right here in Lucknow!


September 12th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) How about offering prayers at the 'White House' this Durga Puja? A massive marquee, modelled on the grand official residence of the American president, is about to make ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Telecom regulator amends value added services rules


September 4th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) India's telecom regulator Friday made it mandatory for operators to twice seek confirmation from cell phone users before they subscribe to value-added services (VAS). Under the amended ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Taiwan taking pains to make Dalai Lama’s visit non-political


August 28th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Aug 28 (DPA) Taiwan's government is trying to keep the Dalai Lama's activities non-political during his visit next week to avoid angering China with which it has recently enjoyed warming ties. The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

What triggers inconsolable crying in babies?


July 27th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 27 (IANS) Researchers have stumbled on an organism that may unlock the key to what causes colic -- inconsolable crying in an otherwise healthy baby. Colic is defined as unexplained ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Fuel shortage cripples Mumbai


January 9th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 9 (ANS) A majority of fuel-starved autorickshaws, taxis, schoolbuses and private vehicles in India's financial capital remained off the roads Friday morning, putting millions of residents to hardship.The worst-hit in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Devotees causing deforestation in Gujarat


November 24th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Sharada Maheta Junagarh (Gujarat), Nov.24 (ANI): Every year hundreds of thousands of devotees walk around the Girnar Parvat. They walk around for 37-kilometre on-foot to perform the Parikrama or circumambulation of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Post WIFW, designers opt for quiet Diwali


October 26th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) With the hectic Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) behind them and preparations already under way for the next edition in April, most designers here ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Wearing heels behind the wheel is hazardous for health


October 23rd, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Female-friendly car insurance firm Sheilas Wheels found that four in five women drivers admit wearing inappropriate footwear while at the wheel.And therefore, the company is urging women to change into flat ... Read more...

Posted in National |

High heels may be harmful for womens health


September 22nd, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 22 (ANI): Women are doing long-term damage to their health by wearing higher heels, and for longer, experts have warned.A recent study found that up to a third of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Stabbings costing Britain over PS3million a year


August 1st, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): The spate of gun and knife crime in Britain is costing the National Health Service over 3 million pounds a year, a new study has found. The study ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Can’t fly to Delhi, so athlete to miss world championship


July 5th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), July 5 (IANS) Chinchu Jose will miss the World Junior Athletics Championships in Poland, because her family failed to raise enough money to fly her to New Delhi, from where ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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