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Psychopaths tend to have poor olfactory sense


September 21st, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 21 (IANS) People with psychopathic tendencies seem to have a poor sense of smell, which points to inefficient processing in the brain's front part, says a study.Psychopathy covers ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Humans recycled stone artefacts 13,000 years ago!


September 21st, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 21 (IANS) Humans recycled their stone artefacts even as early as 13,000 years ago, according to a finding based on the discovery of burnt artefacts in the Moli ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Advance Pricing Agreement norms come into effect


August 31st, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) norms, introduced in this year's Budget, have come into effect from Aug 30, 2012, an official release said Friday. An APA ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sesa admits to causing pollution in Goa village


August 29th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 29 (IANS) Sesa Goa Ltd (SGL) Wednesday admitted to "accidental misfiring" of two burners at its coke plant here causing pollution in nearby areas. But it refuted allegations ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

British parliament to conduct banking inquiry


July 3rd, 2012 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron has announced that a parliamentary committee will probe the banking sector following Barclays' lending rate manipulation scandal.The probe will involve ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

IIT Council’s decision hasty: Super 30 founder


June 28th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Patna, June 27 (IANS) The IIT Council's move to give 20 percent weightage to Class 12 board marks is a hasty decision, Anand Kumar, founder of 'Super 30', which provides ... Read more...

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Armstrong again faces doping charges


June 14th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong is facing new charges from the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).The American, who has switched to the triathlon after retiring ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Department’ first look revealed


April 5th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The first look of Ram Gopal Varma's action film "Department" is out with a tagline "justice is their crime". And the director says the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mayawati’s key confidante under Lokayukta’s scanner


December 13th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's confidante and high profile multi-portfolio minister Naseemuddin Siddiqui is now under the Lok Ayukta's scanner - the fifth minister in the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Thousands protest caste certificate manipulation


November 11th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 11 (IANS) Thousands of tribals Friday staged a rally in an Odisha town seeking dismissal of government employees who allegedly got jobs by manipulating their caste certificates, police ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China expresses opposition to US yuan bill


October 12th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 12 (IANS) China's ministry of commerce Wednesday expressed its opposition to a vote by the US Senate that passed a bill to press China to raise the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tom Hardy is a good liar


September 23rd, 2011 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Tom Hardy says he became an actor because he is good at lying and manipulating people."Acing is really a mixture of lying, manipulation and the study ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hackers could make your car unsafe, McAfee warns


September 9th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Hackers could shut down your running car and expose you to all-too-sudden dangers - so beware, says anti-virus firm McAfee.It warns that greater reliance on computers ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shift riot cases out of Gujarat, says Congress


August 9th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Taking a cue from the suspension of rebel police officer Sanjeev Bhatt, the Congress Tuesday said that justice could not be done to Gujarat ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Tatkal tickets for trains susceptible to manipulation: Auditor


August 5th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Wondered why tickets under the tatkal scheme proved to be elusive just when you wanted to make that journey on India Railways during an emergency? ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Court rejects Chidambaram’s plea


August 4th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) The Madras High Court Thursday dismissed a petition filed by union Home Minister P. Chidambaram to set aside a case challenging his election to the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CBI registers four FIRs in AIIMS exam manipulation (Lead)


August 4th, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday registered four cases for manipulating the entrance exam results of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

32 Haryana officials booked for lapses


July 3rd, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 3 (IANS) Cases have been registered against 32 Haryana officials for irregularities in distribution of social security pensions, a minister said here Sunday.Social Justice and Empowerment Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Uttar Pradesh rights panel takes up killed doctor’s case


June 24th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) Friday issued notice to the state government and police, taking cognisance of the autopsy report of dead deputy chief ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

CBI detains nine people for manipulating medical exam


June 3rd, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) detained nine people here and filed a case over alleged manipulation in exams for a post-graduate course at the ... Read more...

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World’s smallest wedding rings from DNA created


April 12th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 12 (ANI): A just-married German researcher has created the world's smallest wedding rings from DNA strands.Prof Alexander Heckel and his doctoral student Thorsten Schmidt from the Goethe University interlocked the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Using fake rain could make dull races more exciting: F1 chief


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): Formula One supreme Bernie Ecclestone has suggested that using artificial rain could make dull races a more exciting spectacle and increase overtaking opportunities."Look at the races we have ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

How it may be now possible to leave your body and enter another!


February 21st, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): In a series of studies, a Swedish neuroscientist has found that the brain's perception of its own body can alter remarkably.Through the coordinated manipulation of the different ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A perfect posture ‘can make a person think and act more powerful’


January 7th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): An erect posture while sitting or standing is indicative of whether people act as though they are in charge, says a new study.A Kellogg School of Management at ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

A cure for baldness ‘could be available in 5 years’


December 16th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): For the first time, scientists in Germany have grown hair follicles from stem cells.The feat has brought scientists a step closer to creating a cure for baldness, reports ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dental facelift can make you look 10 years younger


December 13th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) Dubbed the 'Dental Facelift', a pioneering non-­surgical technique not only gives you a perfect set of teeth, but also restructures the face to make you look 10 years ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Yeddyurappa explains stand on land scam to BJP leaders


November 20th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders concluded the consultations over the alleged involvement of Karnataka Chief Minister, B. S. Yeddyurappa, in a land scam, on Saturday.Yeddyurappa ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Rachael Leigh Cook Campaigns Against Airbrush Manipulation


October 26th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Washington actress Rachael Leigh Cook condemns the new trend of airbrushing the images of actresses and models. However, she is even more worried about the fact ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nothing to do with Gujarat civic polls EVMs, says EC


October 24th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Election Commission was not associated with the use of the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in the just-concluded Gujarat civic bodies elections, a senior official said here ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

I didn’t understand my relationship with MJ, says ex-wife Lisa Marie


October 22nd, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Michael Jackson's ex-wife Lisa Marie Presley confessed on The Oprah Winfrey show that she failed to understand her relationship with the King of Pop."I didn't understand my ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Katherine Heigl Confirms That She Will Not Be Returning To ”Grey’s Anatomy”


October 6th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) ''Grey's Anatomy'' star Katherine Heigl has revealed that she will never go back to the hit show on ABC. She explained in a recent interview that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New York City’s Cabbies In Trouble For Doubling Fare


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York City's cabbies are facing a lot of heat at the hands of law after more than fifty cab drivers were arrested for ripping off ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pope urges vigilance on biotechnology


September 14th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Vatican City, Sep 14 (IANS/AKI) Pope Benedict XVI has said that leaps in scientific capabilities have put humanity in a precarious situation that can lead to a wounding of human "integrity and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Longer is definitely better


September 6th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): Why would you choose a 5000 year-old painting better over a 100-year-old? You would most probably believe the older, the better - which seems to be a rule ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New Zealand based bookie to take bets during Pak tour despite fixing furore


September 1st, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 1 (ANI): A New Zealand based bookmaker has said that all the normal cricket betting options would be available, even those open to manipulation, during Pakistan's tour to the country ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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