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Unique genetic adaptation helped our brain grow


April 13th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, April 13 (IANS) Humans adapted genetically about 300,000 years ago to be able to produce larger amounts of Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, says a study.The human nervous system ... Read more...

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Green process cleans up hazardous textile chemicals


September 27th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A green process can clean up the most hazardous chemicals used in textile dyes, which are dumped into rivers and agricultural land, claims new research.Maria Jonstrup, ... Read more...

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India second largest source of foreign students in New Zealand


February 26th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Amandeep Kaur Wellington, Feb 26 (IANS) India has emerged as the second largest source country after China for international students in New Zealand during 2010-11, according to official figures.While student visa applications ... Read more...

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Eyewitness accounts aren’t as reliable as previously thought


January 26th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Eyewitnesses likelihood of giving false information about any crime in subsequent retellings increases if they had described the offence to someone just after it occurred, according to a ... Read more...

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Levi Johnston rejected by lover’s mom in music video debut


July 24th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): Levi Johnston is all set to make his music video debut in singer Brittani Senser's 'After Love,' in which he plays a young lover whose girlfriend's mother ... Read more...

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Meet the 77-yr-old Brit granny who’s a black belt in ju-jitsu!


July 5th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): At the age of 77, a widowed mum-of-two has been rewarded with a top martial arts award.Granny Ena Mallett, demonstrated a series of throws, holds and teaching ... Read more...

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Akshay’s new film resembles Shoaib-Sania affair


April 11th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) This has to be the most uncanny coincidence to have happened in Hindi cinema so far.Just when we have Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik being ... Read more...

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Akshay’s Bigamist’s Role has Uncanny Resemblances to the Shoaib Malik - Sania Affair


April 10th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This has to be the most bizarre co-incidence ever to have happened in Hindi cinema.Just when we have Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik being accused of bigamy ... Read more...

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Horror Nights are back on TV


November 11th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sony Entertainment Television is bringing an all new series of the iconic show Aahat, now Aahat--All New Series. In its earlier avatar –the show set new benchmarks for the genre. The ... Read more...

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Stress, upheaval steer people away from comfort foods


September 22nd, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Stress and upheaval actually seem to steer people away from comfort foods and prompt them to choose less-familiar items. "Most of us can name our favourite 'comfort foods' ... Read more...

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Stress, upheaval leads to less-familiar choices


September 22nd, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): Stress and upheaval may lead people to choose less-familiar foods over "comfort foods," a new study has shown.The study has been published in the Journal of Consumer Research."Most ... Read more...

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Security drill off Orissa coast started


July 29th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 29 (IANS) A two-day drill spearheaded by the Indian Navy started off the Orissa coast Wednesday to assess the effectiveness of coastal security, an official said. The state police, Central Industrial ... Read more...

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for ashwani2- Hollywood’s newest superstar: Miley Cyrus, 16


April 15th, 2009 - 8:42 am ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg Los Angeles, April 15 (DPA) With her new film sitting high atop the US box office, Miley Cyrus has emerged as Hollywood's newest superstar, a fresh-faced icon almost as ... Read more...

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US TV network blasted for turning layoffs into entertainment


April 10th, 2009 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 10 (DPA) A new reality TV show by US network Fox will ask workers at small businesses to vote on which of their colleagues should be fired to help ... Read more...

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Satyam found to have messed up on WHO deal as well


February 5th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.5 (ANI): Satyam Computer Services Ltd., the Indian software giant that has been accused of committing a billion dollar executive fraud, is involved in yet another kind of debacle this ... Read more...

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Eyewitness accounts may be more unreliable than previously thought


December 6th, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 6 (ANI): Eyewitnesses likelihood of giving false information about any crime in subsequent retellings increases if they had described the offence to someone just after it occurred, according to ... Read more...

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Virtual world therapeutic for addicts, says researcher


April 29th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Patients trying to overcome their addictions in therapy have a new arena to test their coping skillsthe virtual world.According to University of Houston Associate Professor Patrick ... Read more...

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How ignorance can be influential


March 25th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 25 (ANI): Researchers at University of Southern California have challenged the long-held belief on information manipulation, i.e. knowing more than anybody else is the key to influence and ... Read more...

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‘Juno’ treats child pregnancy with care, humour


March 14th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
(Review) By Sevanand Gaddala Film: "Juno"; Cast: Ellen Page, Michael Cera, JK Simmons, Allison Janney; Director: Jason Reitman; Rating: **** It managed to snag four major Oscar nominations, including the Best Picture, and ended ... Read more...

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‘Mind-reading’ cars that may help reduce accidents on the anvil


January 20th, 2008 - 11:35 am ICT by admin
London, January 20 (ANI): German engineers are manufacturing "smart" dashboards for vehicles, which will help reduce the amount of information displayed to drivers during stressful periods on the road, and thereby reduce ... Read more...

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Good Samaritans’ content as reliable as registered Wikipedia users


November 14th, 2007 - 2:27 am ICT by admin
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