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Manpower shortage in business aviation affecting safety: DGCA

February 9th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) An acute shortage of trained manpower in general (business) aviation is affecting flight safety in the fast growing sector, the industry regulator said Thursday."Safety is ... Read more...

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Iranian makes world’s tiniest microphone

December 28th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 28 (IANS) An Iranian scientist has claimed to have built the world's tiniest microphone that could be used to build "invisible" hearing aids, the ISNA news agency reported.Bahram ... Read more...

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‘India does not represent cheap healthcare’

April 21st, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A top Indian doctor has termed as "misconception" US President Barack Obama's statement that India represents "cheap healthcare".In a statement issued here late Wednesday, well-known ... Read more...

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Two Girls Hospitalized After Eating Pot Cookie

January 27th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police in Covina, California confirm that two little girls, ages ten and eleven, were place in a nearby hospital after after ingesting a pot cookie which they discovered ... Read more...

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Girls Hospitalized After Eating Pot Cookie From Mom’s Bag

January 27th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Covina, California, Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The side effects of legalization of medical marijuana is coming to the fore. In a shocking development, two young girls, aged 10 and 11 ... Read more...

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Girls hospitalized after eating a pot cookie

January 27th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Covina, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 33-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of child endangerment following a pot cookie saga.The arrest of Veronica Sylvester follows the hospitalization of her daughters. The ... Read more...

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Two Californian Girls Hospitalized Subsequent To Wolfing Pot Cookie

January 27th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 27, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Two Californian girls of 11 and 10 years respectively have been transported to a hospice subsequent to consuming a marijuana cookie they unearthed on a ... Read more...

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Call to upgrade ‘toothless’ Chinese laws to end epidemic of illegal gender tests

November 25th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 25(ANI): China must adopt more powerful laws to drive out underground gender-testing in the country to rebalance the gender ratio of newborns, a Chinese family planning official has said.Gender-testing ... Read more...

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Prison In Russia To Install Sunbeds For Inmates

November 10th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The head of Russia's notorious prison, Butyrka, said that it was ready to improve the living conditions of the inmates with the help of some new ... Read more...

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More Australian women opting for genital trim: Report

November 7th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 7 (IANS) Pornography may be driving Australian women to have unnecessary genital makeovers in a bid to look more desirable, a media report said Sunday citing experts.The number of Australian ... Read more...

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Smoked cannabis relieves chronic pain

August 30th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): Smoked cannabis provides relief to patients suffering from chronic pain, improves mood and helps sleep, according to a new research.Oral cannabinoids have shown success in treating some types ... Read more...

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‘Russia trained 4,000 Myanmar nuclear officers’

August 6th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Aug 6 (DPA) Russia has trained 4,185 Myanmar military officers in nuclear sciences over the past decade but only a "sprinkling" of scholars have pursued the positive uses of the ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart Worker Fired For Using Medical Marijuana

March 18th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Michigan, March 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 29-year-old Joseph Casias was fired by Wal-Mart employers last year when he tested positive in a drug test for the use of marijuana. The Michigan ... Read more...

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Mosses may provide new “compass” for stem cell research

September 30th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): Mosses can now act as a novel "compass" for scientists to better program stem cells for medical purposes, according to Israeli and German scientists.Dr. Nir Ohad of ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad offers US access to Iran’s nuclear scientists

September 24th, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 24 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has offered the US and other Western powers access to scientists working in his country's nuclear programme, according to a report by the ... Read more...

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Waste from TV screens may be recycled for medical purposes, say researchers

July 14th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): University of York scientists say that it is possible to recycle waste material from discarded televisions to make them useful for medical purposes.The researchers say that they ... Read more...

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‘Invisibility cloaks’ come closer to reality

July 8th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A team of researchers at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) have come up with a device called a dc metamaterial, which makes objects invisible under certain light.The ... Read more...

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Israel to seal off West Bank during polls Tuesday

February 10th, 2009 - 5:18 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 10 (DPA) Israel is to seal off the Occupied West Bank, preventing Palestinians from entering the Jewish state during the country's election day Tuesday, the military spokesman said.The closure, ... Read more...

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Where should slain terrorists be buried? Bollywood debates (Lead)

December 3rd, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Where should the slain terrorists behind the 60-hour bloodbath in Mumbai be buried? As the controversy intensifies, Bollywood filmmakers and actors give their view: Abbas Tyrewala: It is ... Read more...

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What should be done with militants body, Bollywood debates

December 3rd, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Director-actor Farhan Akhtar feels the slain Mumbai terrorists should be sent back to Pakistan on the same dingy they came on, but another filmmaker Anees Bazmi says "we're ... Read more...

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Bacteria may serve as future bio-robots for disease diagnosis

November 25th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Scientists struggle to create robots tiny enough to imprint microscopic patterns onto microchips and for medical purposes may soon be over, for UC Berkeley researchers have said ... Read more...

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Young Oz women doing dangerous ice to lose weight

September 26th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 26 (ANI): Young Australian women are turning to powerful street drug ice in a bid to shed extra pounds, a shocking new study has revealed.The scary trend has come ... Read more...

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New method of growing human embryonic stem cells may revolutionise Parkinsons therapy

August 20th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 20 (ANI): UC Riverside researchers have devised a way to grow human embryonic stem cells in the lab without using animal derived materials, bringing the use of embryonic stem ... Read more...

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Gawli, Salem taken to Mumbai hospital

May 3rd, 2008 - 7:07 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Arun Gawli and Abu Salem, two men who have had links with organised crime, were taken to the government-run J.J. Hospital here Saturday morning following medical complaints. Hospital ... Read more...

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‘Political parties should reveal alcohol policy’

April 29th, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) After advising West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya to quit smoking last month, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss Tuesday asked all political parties to come clean with their ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell hospitalised in Brazil

February 27th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Feb 27 (ANI): Supermodel Naomi Campbell was hospitalised in Sao Paulo , Brazil , on Feb 25.According to Campbell s publicist, the model had to be admitted in Sirio Libanes ... Read more...

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