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Neanderthals ate vegetables, used plants as medicine


July 20th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 20 (IANS) Neanderthals were more sophisticated than they have been credited with. This has been corroborated by the first ever evidence that suggests they cooked plants for food ... Read more...

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Go vegetarian, it’s healthier: Poorna


July 10th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) "Delhi Belly" actress Poorna Jagannathan, a vegetarian, has joined hands with People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to inform people about the benefits of ... Read more...

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Kashmiris exploring vegetarian options!


October 2nd, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 2 (IANS) They call it evergreen street food and it has become a hit not only among swarming tourists to Kashmir valley this year but even meat-loving locals, ... Read more...

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5,000 tonnes of meat consumed a day in Kerala


September 4th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 4 (IANS) Kerala - which leads the country in several indicators including literacy - is also the highest consumer of meat with a daily requirement of over 5,000 ... Read more...

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Go vegetarian to ward off bowel disorder


July 20th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A vegetarian diet seems to stave off common bowel disorder, characterised by cramps, gas, feeling of fulness, bouts of constipation or diarrhoea, say researchers. The disorder, ... Read more...

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Vegan lifestyle ‘ups risk of heart attack, stroke’


April 7th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): People who follow a vegan lifestyle - strict vegetarians who try to eat no meat or animal products of any kind - may increase their risk of developing ... Read more...

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High heart attack risks in vegans can be cut by omega-3s and B12


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): A new study has suggested that including more omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin B12 in their diet could help vegans reduce the risk of developing heart disease.Though ... Read more...

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New 230mn-yr-old predator ‘dawn runner’ discovered in South America


January 14th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Experts have announced the discovery of a dinosaur that roamed South America approximately 230 million years ago and have dubbed it the 'dawn runner'."It really is the ... Read more...

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Neanderthals cooked and ate vegetables


December 29th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) Neanderthals' diet was not confined to meat alone but they also cooked and ate vegetables, a study has found.Researchers in the US have found grains of cooked plant ... Read more...

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How Jurassic predators evolved into mega meat-eaters


October 2nd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): New findings have shed light on how adaptations for a mega meat-eating lifestyle extended to some full-time water dwellers as well as to certain land-based animals, like dinosaurs.The ... Read more...

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Some gorillas may eat monkeys


March 6th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 6 (ANI): A recent study that found monkey DNA in the feces of wild African mountain gorillas, has hinted that some gorilla species eat monkeys, and are not entirely ... Read more...

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Big meteor strike killed all dinosaurs: Study


March 5th, 2010 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Nuremberg (Germany), March 5 (DPA) A new German-led study has marshalled even more powerful evidence that a single meteor strike 65 million years ago led to the sudden extinction of all the ... Read more...

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Dinosaurs were also marine creatures, not just land dwellers


February 20th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): Researchers have found evidence of dinosaurs that spent much of their time in water, which shows that the prehistoric beasts were not in fact restricted to land as ... Read more...

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Sarah Brown twice refused veal meal at G8 summit


July 11th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): Sarah Brown might belong to a nation of avid meat-eaters, but the wife of British Prime Minister Gordon Brown twice declined eating veal during official receptions at ... Read more...

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Meat-eaters more prone to cancer than vegetarians, fish eaters: study


July 1st, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Vegetarians are less likely than meat eaters to develop some cancers, a major study has found. The study involving 61,566 people found that vegetarians developed fewer cancers of the ... Read more...

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Vegetarians develop ‘fewer’ cancers


July 1st, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Vegetarians may be less likely than meat eaters to develop cancers of the blood, bladder and stomach, suggests a study.Lead researcher Professor Tim Key, however, insists that this ... Read more...

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British farmers slam Macca’s ‘Meat-free Mondays’ initiative


June 19th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): British farmers have slammed Sir Paul McCartney's bid to turn meat eaters into vegetarians for one day a week, dubbing it a "gimmicky" campaign.The former Beatles ... Read more...

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Vegetarian diet slashes cancer risk


March 17th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): A vegetarian diet could help protect against cancer, new research suggests.Writing in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, researchers, who analyzed 52,700 men and women, found that ... Read more...

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Birdlike dino sat in yoga-like pose 200 million years ago


March 5th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Fossil handprints of a meat-eating birdlike dinosaur, that dates back to 200 million years, show that it plopped down on the edge of a lake and rested ... Read more...

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Eating less meat could wipe 20 trillion dollars off the cost of fighting climate change


February 11th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): If the worlds meat eaters would cut on their non-vegetarian diet, it could cut 20 trillion dollars off the cost of fighting climate change, reveals a new ... Read more...

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Scientists claim their knowledge of evolution of dinos is very, very good


January 30th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the University of Bath and Londons Natural History Museum has found that scientists knowledge of the evolution of dinosaurs is remarkably ... Read more...

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When McCartney asked Dalai Lama to turn vegetarian


December 15th, 2008 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 15 (IANS) Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney tried to turn the Dalai Lama vegetarian, insisting the famed Buddhist was "wrong" to eat meat.McCartney wrote to the Tibetan spiritual leader to ... Read more...

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Why the veggie burger tastes just as good as a non-veg one


July 18th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): While a scrumptious non-veggie burger may be treat for your taste buds, the taste for meat could be based in part on expectation rather than reality, says ... Read more...

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Pathans’ day out at Karachi


July 3rd, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 3 (IANS) Nihari is a Mughlai dish originating from Delhi. But meat-eaters visiting Karachi know that a few of this bustling city's restaurants make this mouth-watering dish really well. Brothers ... Read more...

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Devotees throng Kamakhya temple to celebrate ‘Ambubashi Mela


June 24th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, June 24 (ANI): Devotees from across the country thronged Kamakhya temple in Guwahati today to participate in the three-day long temple fair called 'Ambubashi Mela'. The temple, situated about 300 ... Read more...

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Gut-dwelling microbes might have shaped evolution of life


May 23rd, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
London, May 23 (ANI): A new analysis of faeces from dozens of mammals, including humans, suggests that gut-dwelling microbes might shape animal evolution.According to a report in New Scientist, trillions of ... Read more...

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Bouquets for Darul Uloom plea against cow slaughter


April 27th, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Deoband-based Islamic seminary's plea to refrain from cow slaughter and beef eating has been warmly received with people saying the gesture will go a long way ... Read more...

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Muslims must avoid eating beef if there is government ban: Darul-Uloom


April 27th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by admin
Lucknow, Apr 27 (ANI): The Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom, Deoband has issued an edict calling Muslims to refrain from cow slaughtering and beef eating if it is "prohibited under law." "Muslims must refrain ... Read more...

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110 mln-yr-old dinosaur duo ate like hyenas and sharks


February 14th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): The analysis of fossils of two new 110 million-year-old dinosaurs unearthed in the Sahara Desert has revealed that the duos eating patterns were similar to that of hyenas ... Read more...

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Mills fronts bizarre ad campaign for animal welfare charity


November 19th, 2007 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Heather Mills is spearheading a bizarre advertising campaign for animal welfare charity Viva!.The 39-year-old former model appears lying on scorched earth in a figure-skimming dress in one ... Read more...

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