Obesity to haunt half of British men by 2030

August 27th, 2011 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) Nearly half of the British men face the risk of turning obese within next 20 years, with women closely following them facing a similar risk of ... Read more...

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Cargo train collision blocks Amtrak train

April 18th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Des Moines, April 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A deadly collision between two cargo trains has led to the closure of the rails linking San Francisco and Chicago. The collision which occurred on Sunday ... Read more...

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11-year-old girls now have larger waistlines, than in ’70s

April 14th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) An average 11-year-old girl now has a waistline that is nearly four inches larger than what was of girls in the late 1970s.Rising levels of obesity ... Read more...

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Brit young women ‘not tackling obesity as effectively as men’

April 11th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 11 (ANI): Britain's foremost obesity expert has warned that millions of young women could be "eating themselves into an early grave" because they are not tackling their weight as effectively ... Read more...

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Brit mum left horrified as singing toy puppy starts swearing

January 18th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): A woman in Britain, who bought a singing toy puppy for her baby daughter, revealed that she was left horrified when it started swearing.Leigh McPherson, 20, of Banbury, ... Read more...

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$1b ‘floating Monaco city’ yacht that has beach, buildings!

January 17th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17 (ANI): Ever thought of a yacht having buildings, helicopters, submarines and a beach? Well, you could take a ride in one such yacht worth a billion dollars-the most expensive ... Read more...

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Breast screening debate ‘misleading women’

June 25th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): A senior doctor is calling for an end to the polarised arguments about the benefits and harms of breast screening.Women are unable to make informed decisions on screening ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘8 in 10 men, 7 in 10 women to be overweight by 2020′

February 17th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 17 (ANI): Researchers are ringing the warning bells against adult obesity after a study predicted that eight out of ten men and almost seven in ten women will be overweight ... Read more...

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US files trade dispute over EU poultry import laws

October 9th, 2009 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Oct 8 (DPA) The US Thursday asked the World Trade Organisation to rule on a European Union (EU) ban on US poultry treated with chemicals. The US contends the EU ban does ... Read more...

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Scientists discover deadly plant that eats rats

August 18th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 18 (ANI): British scientists have discovered a deadly plant that eats rats, and is believed to be the largest meat-eating shrub.According to a report in The Sun, the giant pitcher ... Read more...

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Blairs former female bodyguard forgot her gun in the loo earlier also

September 29th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 29 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blairs female police bodyguard, who left a gun in a Starbucks toilet, has done it before.Vicky McPherson was axed last month ... Read more...

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Verne Troyers sex tape sold for $5k to private collector

August 10th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): Verne Troyers sex tape has now been sold off for 5000 dollars to a private collector, according to the actors ex-girlfriend.The tape, which features Troyer and his ... Read more...

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Verne Troyer settles sex tape lawsuit for $20m

July 20th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): American actor Verne Troyer has settled a lawsuit, against the distributor and website which published his sex tape, for 20 million dollars.The footage, which featured Troyers ex ... Read more...

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Top Asian police officer threatens suit on racism grounds

June 27th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) The Metropolitan Police of London is facing its worst ever race crisis with a top-ranking officer, an Asian Muslim, threatening to sue the force for racial discrimination. Assistant ... Read more...

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Gwen Stefanis Suggs crush revealed

April 11th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by admin
London, April 11 (ANI): Gwen Stefani has admitted that she used to have a crush on Madness frontman Suggs when she was young.Stefani also confessed that she ended up in tears ... Read more...

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UK to ban trans fats to tackle obesity epidemic

November 14th, 2007 - 2:16 am ICT by admin

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