Sofia Vergara joins cast of ‘Family Guy’

July 24th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 24 (IANS) Actress Sofia Vergara, who was recently crowned the highest-paid actress on television by editors at Forbes magazine, has joined the cast of hit comedy ... Read more...

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Blame muscle fatigue on your brain

December 6th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Your are so overcome with fatigue and aching muscles after running 15 laps that you just want to lie down and rest. Blame a brain mechanism ... Read more...

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Leona Lewis’s rep denies nose job reports

February 10th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The rep of Leona Lewis has described reports that the singer has had plastic surgery on her nose as “rubbish”.The 25-year-old was pictured recently during the ... Read more...

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Ashley Greene And Joe Jonas Party To Support Friend Kellan Lutz

December 2nd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
While Ashley Greene and Joe Jonas managed to escape the attention of hounding media cameras before entering the premises of Voyeur, the couple could not escape the security posts of the ... Read more...

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Variety ‘may be the catalyst behind sexual evolution’

October 14th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): Variety may well be the spice of sexual evolution that encourages a move away from asexual reproduction, according to a study from the University of Toronto in Ontario, ... Read more...

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‘Twilight’ stars want Betty White for ‘Breaking Dawn’

July 7th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) The stars and creators of the "Twilight" film franchise want US TV star Betty White to join them in "Breaking Dawn". Actors Kellan Lutz, Robert Pattinson and Julia Jones ... Read more...

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Potential therapeutic target for stress-induced high BP identified

November 24th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Does your blood pressure increase in stressful situations? Well, then your phosducin gene could be responsible, says a new study.Researchers at the University of Freiburg, Germany, and the ... Read more...

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EU could cut Sri Lanka trade over rights abuses

October 20th, 2009 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 20 (DPA) The European Union (EU) could freeze key trade privileges to Sri Lanka worth tens of millions of euros a year because of human rights abuses, EU officials said ... Read more...

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US files trade dispute over EU poultry import laws

October 9th, 2009 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Oct 8 (DPA) The US Thursday asked the World Trade Organisation to rule on a European Union (EU) ban on US poultry treated with chemicals. The US contends the EU ban does ... Read more...

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Great golfers have more grey matter in their brains

April 11th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Tiger Woods may be having more grey matter in his brain than others that keeps him winning, if the findings of a new study are to be ... Read more...

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Compassion meditation can train your brain to be empathetic

March 27th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Being compassionate is no longer a feeling that is imbibed within you as your attribute, because according to a new research, such feelings can be cultivated in ... Read more...

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Kite-driven Beluga Skysail successfully completes 12,000 mile journey

March 18th, 2008 - 6:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 18 (ANI): By completing a journey of 12,000 miles, kite-driven MV Beluga Skysails has opened a new chapter of sorts in the history of commercial shipping.Through the journey, ... Read more...

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