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Band with a difference rocks Srinagar - for a message


November 12th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 12 (IANS) Applauded by a throng of enthusiastic students, a New York rock band, which uses solar energy to power its performances, spread the message of environmental ... Read more...

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Solar-powered New York rock band performs in Srinagar


November 12th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 12 (IANS) A solar-powered eco rock band from New York performed in Srinagar Saturday to create awareness about environment and ecology."We organised a unique event by 'Solar Punch' ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New drug a miracle cure for lingering eczema


December 14th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 14 (IANS) Dominic Rawlins, a 65-year-old businessman, initially disregarded the tiny blisters that had sprouted all over his hands. This rash marked the beginning of a long and painful ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New test ‘to triple’ chances of IVF success


November 8th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): A new screening technique developed by UK-based researchers could double or triple current IVF success rates.The test allows for any chromosomal abnormalities, the biggest cause of early pregnancy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Elizabeth Hurley wants to eat slowly


October 20th, 2010 - 6:41 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley is making a conscious effort to get rid of her "terrible" habit of eating too quickly."I have got into a terrible habit of wolfing my ... Read more...

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‘Parachute buggies’, Brit Army’s latest surprise weapon against Taliban in Afghanistan


September 28th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 28(ANI): The British Army's special forces regiment, the Special Air Service (SAS), has plans to launch surprise attacks on militants in Afghanistan by parachuting behind enemy lines on buggies.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British commandos to use buggy to fight Taliban


September 28th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Britain's elite Special Air Service commandos, who are considered one of the word's toughest, will soon be undertaking operations in Afghanistan in which they would parachute down ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meals offered by fast food chains as healthy options ‘not so healthy’


September 11th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 11 (ANI): An analysis of the healthy meals offered by fast-food chains in Australia has revealed they are not as healthy as they are believed to be.Public health experts have ... Read more...

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‘315bn pounds of plastic in oceans right now’


July 11th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): An ocean conservationist has claimed that there is approximately 315 billion pounds of plastic in the oceans as of today.Stiv Wilson of the ocean conservation group 5 Gyres ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Toad-killing safaris could boost tourism Down Under, says mayor


June 4th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 4 (ANI): Darwin's lord mayor has stated that he believes the idea of helping terminate cane toads could lure tourists to the Northern Territory.Graeme Sawyer said there would be plenty ... Read more...

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1 in 10 Brits has been injured while gardening!


April 30th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Around 10 percent of Britons have injured themselves while gardening, says a research.This is four times as many as those who suffered on the ski-slopes, added the study, ... Read more...

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UFC Post Fight Press Conference Not Live Streamed


April 11th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, Apr 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Ultimate Fighting Championship 112: Invincible post fight press conference took place in Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, in the concert arena. ... Read more...

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Dangerous Torres turning up heat on Liverpool’s top-four rivals


April 10th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has said that his in-form striker Fernando Torres is turning up the heat on the club's top-four rivals.The Spanish forward takes on Fulham ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man U players have hit best form at right time: Ferguson


March 30th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has pumped up his players by saying that they have hit their best form at the right time.Ferguson prepares for the ... Read more...

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Warne saved my career, says England opener Carberry


March 7th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.7 (ANI): England new boy Michael Carberry has former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne to thank for saving his career.The Aussie spin legend convinced Carberry he had a future when he ... Read more...

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Chelsea fuming over referee-penalty blunder


February 25th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25(ANI): Chelsea has been fuming over the referee blunder, which ruined their Champions League game against Inter Milan at San Siro.Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou was tripped in the area ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Soon, UK download chart for Asian music


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): BBC Asian Network will soon launch the first official UK download chart for Asian music.The Official Charts Company (OCC), which publishes the mainstream UK top 40, will also ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chelsea maintain momentum; United second as Arsenal beaten


November 22nd, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (DPA) Chelsea maintained momentum at the top of the English Premier League extending their lead with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers while several of their rivals ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Benitez threatens to quit if Torres walks out


November 17th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.17 (ANI): Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has threatened to quit if star striker Fernando Torres bids adieu to the club because of its current financial mess."It won't happen. I'd ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Liverpool need Champions League miracle now, says Rafa


November 5th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.5 (ANI): Liverpool FC needs a Champions League miracle, believes coach Rafa Benitez after barely clinging to Euro survival by a thread after a cruel end to their trip into the ... Read more...

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Racing gamma-ray photons prove that Einstein still rules


October 29th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 29 (ANI): Two gamma-ray photons that raced across the Universe for the last 7.3 billion years to arrive at NASA's orbiting Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope within nine-tenths of a second ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jordan, Peter Andre to celebrate London Marathon run with sex!


April 25th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): With just a day left for the London Marathon, Katie Price a.k.a Jordan and Peter Andre can't wait to finish it off and head straight to the bedroom ... Read more...

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Arsenal determined to catch up with Chelsea, Liverpool


April 11th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 11 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has said that Manchester United can still win five trophies this season, but he is determined to stop their quest for glory and ... Read more...

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The boy who beat asthma by playing the euphonium


June 27th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): He would get breathless when just standing and talking. But now, Ryan Harrison, who was diagnosed with asthma as a child, has beaten the condition by taking ... Read more...

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Now, bats to teach visual techniques to blind children


February 10th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Blind children in Britain will be taught a revolutionary echo-location technique copied from bats, in an attempt to help them visualise their surroundings.The visually impaired kids will be ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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