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Shillong Lajong pip Mumbai FC 2-1


September 19th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jamshedpur, Sep 19 (IANS) Shillong Lajong got the better of Mumbai FC 2-1 on the opening day of the Federation Cup at the Keenan Stadium here Wednesday while Pailan Arrows ... Read more...

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Texmaco plans to ramp up wagon exports to Africa, Bangladesh


August 29th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 29 (IANS) Kolkata-based wagon maker Texmaco is looking to expand its footprints in the overseas markets by ramping up its volume of exports to Africa and Bangladesh, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New method detects aggressive prostate cancer


August 9th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 9 (IANS) A new screening method combining a novel drug therapy and changes in prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels can detect an aggressive prostate cancer, despite negative results ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Briton’s DNA links him to world’s first woman (Lead, correcting para two)


June 30th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) A British pensioner got the mother of all shocks when he discovered he was directly related to Eve, the world's first woman who lived 190,000 years ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Briton’s DNA links him to world’s first woman


June 30th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) A British pensioner got the mother of all shocks when he discovered he was directly related to Eve, the world's first woman who lived 190,000 years ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Conte: We wasted a bonus


May 3rd, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 3 (IANS) Antonio Conte, head coach of Italian Serie A club Juventus, has admitted that his side "wasted a bonus" in their 1-1 draw against Lecce at ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Math teacher in Russia sentenced for verbal abuse


April 12th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A mathematics teacher who systematically humiliated her students has been sentenced to one year of community service, the press service of the Prosecutor General's Office ... Read more...

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Odafe hat-trick hands Mohun Bagan crucial win


January 15th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Fatorda (Goa), Jan 15 (IANS) Mohun Bagan did well to snatch full points after going a goal down early in the game against Churchill Brothers in a 14th round I-League ... Read more...

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Gene causing lung cancer identified


January 7th, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jan 6 (IANS) A gene responsible for lung cancer has been identified by scientists here.Cancer stem cells or tumor-initiating cells (TIC) are responsible for tumor growth, Xinhua reported quoting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Why some people never seem to forget a face


December 4th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Face recognition is an important social skill but not many of us are equally good at it, reveals a study. Researcher Jia Liu along with colleagues ... Read more...

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Manmohan leaves for Singapore


November 19th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Nusa Dua (Bali), Nov 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday left for Singapore on the second leg of his four-day 'east' visit after attending the India-ASEAN and East ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves for Singapore


November 19th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Nusa Dua (Bali), Nov 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday left for Singapore on the second leg of his four-day 'east' visit after attending the India-ASEAN and East ... Read more...

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Russia to rent pilot training facilities in Ukraine


October 20th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Oct 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is ready to rent facilities on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula for naval pilot training, Russian Defence Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said.In line with a 1997 bilateral ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Canvas with just a date up for 60,000 pounds


September 30th, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) A bordered but otherwise blank white canvas with just a date written in a corner is expected to be sold for 60,000 pounds (over $94,000) in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New technique lights up tumour cells during surgery


September 19th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) A technique which lights up tumour cells during surgery could help those who suffer from ovarian cancer. Now doctors may spot undetectable tumours measuring just a ... Read more...

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Clarke praises team for win over Sri Lanka


August 21st, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 21 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke has praised the patience shown by his players during the five-wicket win over Sri Lanka that gave the visitors an unassailable 3-1 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Beautiful people are more selfish: Study


August 15th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) People with beautiful, symmetrical faces are more selfish than the average guy and tend to pursue their own interests, says a new study.The team from Edinburgh ... Read more...

Posted in World |

He stabs at misspelt graffiti


August 7th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A Briton armed with a white marker pen is leading a fight on graffiti louts he accuses of murder of the English language, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Defy ageing process with education


May 12th, 2011 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Good education is the key to staying young and healthy, a study has shown.In contrast, people who leave school with no qualifications age much quicker, reports ... Read more...

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Brain ’shrinks 10 years before Alzheimer’s appears’


April 14th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): A new study has suggested that areas of the brain affected by Alzheimer's disease may start shrinking up to a decade before dementia is diagnosed.For the study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

WWE Raw: Bri Bella vs Eve Torrez


April 12th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night on WWE Raw, Eve Torrez had to defend her Diva's Championship against Bri Bella. Eve took a permanent magic marker and placed an “X” on Bri's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Reigning F1 champ Vettel won’t run away with title: Damon Hill


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7(ANI): Former Formula One champion Damon Hill reckons reigning champion Sebastian Vettel won't be able to run away with a second crown.Vettel had made a flying start to the 2011 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chimps’ contagious yawning a sign of empathy, not just sleepiness


April 7th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): In chimpanzees, contagious yawning is not just a marker of sleepiness or boredom; it may actually be a sign of a social connection between individuals.New research at the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fish know to avoid the spearguns


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): Fish that are regularly hunted with spearguns are wary and keep their distance from fishers, marine scientists have found.The finding indicates that fish are not as dumb as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Tiger blood’ manufacturers don’t want to be associated with Charlie Sheen


March 12th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 12 (ANI): It looks like Charlie Sheen's love for a fruit drink he fondly calls 'tiger blood' is not going downwell with its US makers.They have reportedly said they want ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UK docs, medical students’ academic performance varies by ethnicity


March 9th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): A new study has found that UK trained doctors and medical students from minority ethnic groups tend to underperform academically compared with their white counterparts.This attainment gap has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Arsenal will not commit Champions League suicide: Jack Wilshere


March 7th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.7 (ANI): British footballer Jack Wilshere has said that Arsenal will not commit Champions League suicide by playing for a draw in Barcelona.Arsene Wenger's squad travelled to Spain with a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Keith Richards’ daughter appears in court over drug and graffiti charges


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 02 (ANI): Musician Keith Richards' daughter, Theodora, appeared in court in New York City on drug possession and graffiti charges.Police said that the 25-year-old was caught drawing on the side ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Emotional response could predict how your body responds to stress


February 18th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new research has suggested that your emotional response to challenging situations could predict how your body responds to stress."People who reported high levels of anger and anxiety ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Get angry easily? Beware of inflammatory diseases


February 18th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Those who become angry or anxious easily are more prone to inflammatory diseases like cardiovascular ailments than others, says a new study."This could help explain why some people ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Jordan ‘to file for divorce from Alex Reid on their first wedding anniversary’


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): Katie Price will apparently file for divorce from estranged husband Alex Reid in eight days - on the exact date the couple tied the knot.During Monday's 15-minute ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Protein that protects against prostate cancer discovered


February 1st, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 01 (ANI): Scientists have identified an important protein, produced naturally inside cells, that appears to suppress the growth of prostate cancer cells in the laboratory.The findings offer promising leads for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

`Pakistan cabinet overhaul like rearranging Titanic deck chairs’


January 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 24 (IANS) The overhaul of Pakistan's federal cabinet "may be akin to rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic", said a leading Pakistani daily, adding that "the obscene excesses and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Study predicts risk of memory loss in healthy, older adults


January 20th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): A new study by scientists at Wayne State University has predicted the risk of memory loss in healthy, older adults.The combined results of a genetic blood test and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New breakthrough to make drug development more efficient


January 19th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Scientists have produced a tiny molecular 'binder' that has the potential to make development of new drugs cheaper and less time taking.The research team, led by Lars Baltzer ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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