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Hypnosis effective in treating irritable bowels


April 3rd, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, April 3 (IANS) Hypnosis can be highly effective in treating the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), characterised by abdominal pain, abdominal distension and bloating.Studies based on 346 patients conducted by ... Read more...

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Caesarean babies have higher risk of asthma


January 11th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Babies delivered through Caesarean section have higher chances of developing asthma, even among those whose parents do not suffer from asthma and allergies. Data from more ... Read more...

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Our brains have a ‘rich club’ too


November 6th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 6 (IANS) Our brains have regions that are "rich" - or highly connected to other parts of the brain - and other parts are subservient to this 'Rich ... Read more...

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Beyonce pays tribute to astronauts


July 18th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles has paid a tribute to astronauts with a special message during final NASA shuttle mission.Following the footsteps of Veteran musicians Sir Paul ... Read more...

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Atlantis docks with space station one last time


July 10th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Space shuttle Atlantis Sunday arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) for one final visit.It docked at the station at 1507 GMT, space.com reported. The hatches ... Read more...

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Shunt surgery ‘improves’ dementia patients’ mental function


January 26th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Swedish researchers have shown that a shunt surgery could improve the mental function and the ability to walk in people suffering from dementia as a result of hydrocephalus ... Read more...

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Bob Newhart Stars In “NCIS”


January 19th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been long since his fans have been craving to see him on screen. But yesterday in the "NCIS" Season 8, episode 12, Bob Newhart ... Read more...

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‘Sleepwalking’ Swedish man acquitted of drunken driving charges


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Sweden, Nov 02 (ANI): A Swedish man has been acquitted of drunken driving charges after a court could not rule out the possibility that he could have been asleep when he got ... Read more...

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Scientists say Iceland volcano eruption is no longer active


May 24th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Scientists and geophysicists have said that the Icelandic volcano that caused weeks of air travel chaos is no longer active, but added that some steam is still coming ... Read more...

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Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano cools off


May 24th, 2010 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano, ash cloud from which paralysed much of Europe's air traffic for over a month, is showing a marked drop in activity, a volcanologist has said. Video ... Read more...

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Siobhan Magnus Voted Out Of “American Idol” Season 9


April 29th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, Apr 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Each and every episode of "American Idol" Season 9 is coming up with new surprises. In the Apr 28 episode of "American Idol", to ... Read more...

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Tim Urban Exits “American Idol”


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of the musical reality show "American Idol" witnessed the elimination of yet another promising contestant and last night it was the turn of ... Read more...

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American Idol: 9-2 - Andrew & Katie Go Home


April 15th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
After Mike was saved last week, there are no more saves available for the entire season. Another side effect of this save is the fact that two will go home this week. ... Read more...

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Siobhan Magnus Sings To Her Sisters In “American Idol”


April 7th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of the "American Idol" brought about mixed blessings for Siobhan Magnus. On the one hand, her rendition of the song 'Across the Universe' ... Read more...

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American Idol: The final twelve announced!


March 12th, 2010 - 9:50 am ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 16 contestants performed their final group song and the perfectly blended group did the Michael Buble “I just haven’t met you yet” in perfect ... Read more...

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American Idol: Top 24 Chosen


February 17th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Imagine for a moment that you have waited, hoped, dreamed, and auditioned with thousands of people trying to get on American Idol. Consider how it would feel to ... Read more...

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Sanctuary “Kali” Part 1 And Part 2 Airs On SciFi


January 16th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The season finale of "Sanctuary" in two-parts is being aired by SciFi. The episodes titled "Kali" has been premiered on Jan 15 at 9 p.m. ET. ... Read more...

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Lengthy maternity leave could harm women’s career prospects


November 29th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): Giving women a lengthy period of maternity leave could harm their career prospects, according to a new study.The study from the Research Institute of Industrial Economics in Stockholm, ... Read more...

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Sweden to represent EU at Iran presidential ceremony


August 4th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Aug 4 (DPA) The European Union (EU) is to be officially represented by Sweden as Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is sworn in for a second term as the president of Iran, the Swedish ... Read more...

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Next gen space station firefighting tools designed to douse out fires in microgravity


April 6th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): US engineers are developing the next-generation of firefighting equipment specially designed to work in microgravity to douse out fires in space stations.According to a report in Discovery News, ... Read more...

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Workers share already-known information while working in teams


March 24th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): While many reckon the benefits of working in teams, a new research has shown that people working in groups do share information, but they only discuss things ... Read more...

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Discovery astronauts finish third, final spacewalk


March 24th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 24 (DPA) Two Discovery space shuttle astronauts completed maintenance work Monday on the International Space Station during the final spacewalk of the ongoing mission in orbit. During the six-and-a-half hour spacewalk, ... Read more...

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Space junk passes ISS, crew evacuates temporarily


March 13th, 2009 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 12 (DPA) The crew of the International Space Station (ISS) briefly evacuated Thursday after ground controllers determined that a piece of space junk was within range for a possible collision. The ... Read more...

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Micro-organisms placed in outer space


March 12th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Moscow, March 12 (DPA) Two International Space Station (ISS) crew members installed an experiment outside the craft during a nearly five-hour long spacewalk. US Commander Mike Fincke and Russian flight engineer Yury Lonchakov ... Read more...

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Space station crew exchanges seasons greetings with Earth


December 13th, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): The crew of the International Space Station (ISS) has beamed down seasons greetings to the people of Earth, that is airing on NASA Television.The public can return ... Read more...

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Thousands of Brits suffering allergies by ”toxic gas from Chinese sofas”


July 22nd, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Thousands of Brits have developed severe allergies after coming in contact with the toxic gas emitted by an anti-mould agent in their Chinese sofas. An increasing number ... Read more...

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Ovary problem may benefit women athletes


April 21st, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 21 (ANI): A common cause of menstrual disorders may offer considerable benefits to women athletes, says a Swedish scientist.Magnus Hagmar, of the Karolinska Institute, Sweden, said that polycystic ovary ... Read more...

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Anand well placed to retain Morelia-Linares title


March 6th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
Linares (Spain), March 6 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand looks well placed to retain his Morelia-Linares title with a half point lead with two rounds to go. On the last rest day of the ... Read more...

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Anand draws, in sole lead at Linares chess


March 1st, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by admin
Linares (Spain), March 1 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand has maintained his lead in the Morelia-Linares Grandmasters chess tournament with a fairly short but not a dull draw against Lev Aronian in the ninth ... Read more...

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