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Jessica Biel wants to open bakery


July 27th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 27 (IANS) Actress Jessica Biel wants to follow in the footsteps of her fiance Justin Timberlake by opening a restaurant, focussed on bakery items."I would have the ... Read more...

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Bareilly violence kills one, curfew on


July 23rd, 2012 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 23 (IANS) At least one person was killed and several injured when communal violence broke out in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly district late Sunday, police said Monday.Trouble erupted when ... Read more...

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Scientists pinpoint brain area that manages movement


December 6th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 6 (IANS) Researchers have pinpointed the brain area that controls our ability to correct our movement after we have been hit or bumped. The fact that humans rapidly ... Read more...

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‘Techno Chaitanya Museum’ to come up in Kolkata


July 28th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) A Rs.10 crore museum dedicated to the life and teachings of 16th century saint and social reformer Chaitanya Mahaprabhu will come up here."The museum will be ... Read more...

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Study science, maths to keep ‘hungry’ Indian, Chinese at bay: Obama


June 14th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) Citing a growing challenge from job-hungry students in India and China, US President Obama wants more Americans to study science, maths and engineering to keep "jobs ... Read more...

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Russia to spend $4 bn on regional schools


May 7th, 2011 - 6:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will allocate 120 billion rubles ($4 billion) for the modernisation of regional schools over the next two school years, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has ... Read more...

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Breastfeeding moms not considered for jobs


April 17th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 17 (IANS) Breastfeeding may confer a number of health benefits on both mother and child, but it comes with a flip side - many consider such women as ... Read more...

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Breastfeeding moms considered less competent than other women


April 16th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): A new study has found that mothers who breastfeed are viewed as less competent than other women.Researchers conducted three varying double blind studies to determine the views of ... Read more...

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28th National Kannada Sammelana begins on Apr. 9


April 4th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): The 28th National Kannada Sammelana will be held here on April 9 and 10.In the conference, M.D. Mallya, Chairman and Managing Director, Bank of Baroda, Sri Sri ... Read more...

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Michael Blake gives mathematical constant Pi a musical note


March 14th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 14 (ANI): Canadian musician Michael Blake has created a piece of music based on mathematical constant Pi to celebrate Pi Day- the 14th day of the third month."The idea just ... Read more...

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Kannada Actor Kiccha - Sudeep Injured While Shooting


December 18th, 2010 - 12:44 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The actor Sudeep, who is also directing the film, was injured on his right leg and also his back had some burns. The producer of the movie Shankaregowda was also present ... Read more...

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Shankare Gowda To Remake Singam In Kannada As Kempe Gowda


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Producer Shankare Gowda has acquired the rights of remaking the hit Tamil movie "Singam' in Kannada. Suriya and Anushka played the lead roles in the original Tamil ... Read more...

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Bullied students suffer academically as well: Study


August 21st, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 21 (ANI): UCLA psychologists has found that students who are bullied regularly do substantially worse in school.The study was conducted with 2,300 students in 11 Los Angeles-area public middle schools ... Read more...

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Indian-origin scientist’s math proof has ’serious loopholes’


August 14th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): Indian-origin computer scientist Vinay Deolalikar's answer to P vs. NP has 'potentially fatal flaws', some scientists have pointed out.The claim to proof had created quite a buzz ... Read more...

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Teacher sentenced to 10 years for having a physical relationship with her students


June 29th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Jun 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A judge has sentenced a Florida teacher to 10 years behind bars, for indulging in sex with her students. The Circuit Judge Chet Tharpe also called her ... Read more...

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Two teachers who simulated lap-dance in school are now unemployed


April 21st, 2010 - 3:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, Apr 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two teachers who simulated lap-dance have now been removed from their duties, and given the pink slip. Gym instructor Chrystie Fitchner and Math’s teacher Adiel Ahmed were ... Read more...

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Jaime Escalante dies at age 79


April 1st, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Math’s teacher Jaime Escalante died on Tuesday, after he lost his battle to cancer. He breathed his last at his son’s house in Roseville. He ... Read more...

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‘Wonder Years’ Star Danica McKellar Pregnant


March 18th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 18 (Pen Men at Work): Danica McKellar, the popular and endearing Winnie on 'The Wonder Years', is expecting her initial child. She is pregnant. This news is indeed genuine. Danica ... Read more...

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Formula to predict baseball success


March 2nd, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 2 (ANI): A Iowa State University physicist has come up with a formula to predict baseball success.Kerry Whisnant studies the mathematical mysteries of baseball, including a long look at ... Read more...

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Bail set at $1 million for the Littleton school-shooting suspect


February 26th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Littleton, Feb 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bail is set at $1 million for the suspect in the Littleton school shooting case. He is said to be the primary suspect in the school ... Read more...

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Math may explain a good night’s sleep


February 26th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 26 (ANI): Researchers have turned to the principles of mathematics to further their understanding of the sleep-wake cycle and how it can go awry.Experts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have come ... Read more...

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Teacher saves lives in a shooting incident in a Colorado school


February 25th, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Littleton, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Math's teacher saved many lives, when he sprang into action, and took a gunman under control. The gunman was shooting indiscriminately at the students in a ... Read more...

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Music launch of ‘Just Math Mathalli’


December 17th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The music of director-actor Sudeep's 'Just Math Mathalli' was launched recently. The event saw many big names like Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, Tamil actor Silambarasan, Telugu star Jagapathi Babu, etc. The event ... Read more...

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Maoists threaten to kill Hindu cleric in Orissa


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 23 (IANS) A Hindu cleric in Orissa Friday said he received a letter from Maoist guerrillas, threatening to kill him like they killed Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Swami Laxmanananda ... Read more...

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P.T. Usha presented Basavashree award


September 28th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS) Former sprint queen P.T. Usha has been honoured with the Basavashree award for her achievements in and contribution to sports. The award is instituted by Murugha Math, a well-known ... Read more...

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Advani expresses desire to retire from politics


September 28th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Monday expressed his desire to retire from politics. He made this remark during a visit to the Udupi Pejawar ... Read more...

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Do not politicise meetings with saints, Rudy requests media


September 28th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 28 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy said on Monday that the meetings of politicians with saints should not be seen in political colour.Speaking to ... Read more...

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Music boosts teens academic performance


February 11th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Music lessons taken in or out of school can significantly improve reading and mathematic achievement in early childhood and adolescence, according to a new study.Darby E. Southgate, ... Read more...

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Physically fit kids perform well in classrooms


January 29th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Kids, who are physically fit, perform well at school, according to a new study.The researchers found that students who were physically fit scored better on standardized math ... Read more...

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Ghost of Kendra Wilkinson naked Playboy past will always haunt her


November 15th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): While Hugh Hefners ex-girlfriend Kendra Wilkinson is all set to walk down the aisle, she fears that her life as a Playboy bunny and her naked pictures ... Read more...

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IOC expects to catch more drug cheats in Beijing


August 1st, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 1 (Xinhua) There will be more potential positive cases with the increase in the number of doping tests at the Beijing Olympic Games, said an International Olympic Committee (IOC) official ... Read more...

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Teri Hatcher raises $35,000 for poor Kenyan kids


June 29th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 29 (ANI): American actress Teri Hatcher has raised 35,000 dollars for children and adults who have been affected by poverty in Kenya.The donation was presented by the Desperate Housewives ... Read more...

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Brain processes typing and scribbling activities differently


April 18th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Doodling on paper or typing on a keyboard might seem like similar activities, but according to a new motor development research, there is a significant difference in ... Read more...

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IPL is a year’s salary for six weeks’ work: English player


April 16th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by admin
London, April 16 (IANS) England fast bowler Matthew Hoggard says the ICC Champions Trophy should be scrapped to enable more international cricketers to play in the billion-dollar Indian Premier League (IPL) which ... Read more...

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Priest burnt alive in Bihar


April 4th, 2008 - 12:14 am ICT by admin
Patna, April 3 (IANS) A Hindu priest was burnt alive by some people in a Bihar village Thursday, the police said. Sudama Das, a mahant (priest) of the Thangar Math, was attacked ... Read more...

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