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Chimpanzee meat on sale in Britain’s lucrative markets, restaurants

February 28th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): Chimpanzee meat is reportedly being sold illegally in restaurants and market stalls in Britain.The meat, which can cost over 20 pounds a kilogram, is part of a ... Read more...

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Cheap reading glasses can damage your vision

October 28th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) They may save you money in the short term, but cheap reading glasses could cost you your eyesight, researchers say.The so-called 'ready readers' sold in supermarkets, high street ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Cheap reading glasses ‘can cost you your eyesight’

October 28th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): New research suggests that cheap reading glasses might be readily available, but in the long term they can cost you your eyesight.By the age of 50, most adults ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

33 rare snakes confiscated in Shanghai

August 11th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Aug 11 (IANS) Thirty-three rare snakes meant to be sold illegally in an aquatic products market in Shanghai were seized after a dealer was bitten by a poisonous species. The snakes were ... Read more...

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50 killed, over 100 injured in Peshawar bomb blast

October 28th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Oct.28 (ANI): At least 50 persons were killed and over 100 injured when a powerful bomb blast rocked Peshawar's Meena Bazar area around noon on Wednesday.The blast was so powerful ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gold thieves explode grenades in heist, injure six

September 21st, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Sep 21 (DPA) Two thieves hurled several hand grenades into a local market in eastern Cambodia before robbing a gold vendor, a media report said Monday. Provincial police chief Sann Sothea ... Read more...

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Bomb blasts kill five in Peshawar market

May 28th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Three people have been killed and at least 60 others injured following two bomb blasts in a market in the northern Pakistan city of Peshawar.The back-to-back explosions took place in the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gourmets’ fondness for frog legs sounds species’ death knell

January 22nd, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 22 (IANS) Gourmets who who consume between 200 million and a billion pair of frog legs every year are already sounding the death knell of the species. Indonesia is the ... Read more...

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