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‘Rooney better than Messi and Ronaldo’


April 30th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Manchester United ace Wayne Rooney is better than Lionel Messi at shooting and he is also a better header of the ball than Cristiano Ronaldo, according to ... Read more...

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Putin flexes muscles, signals plan to reclaim Russian presidency


April 21st, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Apr. 21 (ANI): Heaping praise on his achievements as Prime Minister and previously as president, Vladimir Putin has said Russia must be strong to fend off foreign threats. This is being ... Read more...

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Brit boy, 2, is world’s first to be born with an extra strand of DNA


April 12th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): A British boy, aged two, has become the first and only person in the world to be diagnosed with an extra strand of DNA.Alfie Clamp was born blind ... Read more...

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Paralysed stroke patient in UK uses her mind to conduct orchestra


March 31st, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): A paralysed stroke victim in Britain, who can only move part of her face as she suffers from locked-in syndrome, has conducted an orchestra by using her mind. ... Read more...

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Early symptoms of Parkinson’s disease revealed in dream sleep


March 29th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 29 (ANI): Danish researchers have discovered that very early symptoms of Parkinson's disease may be revealed in dream or REM sleep.Parkinson's disease is a brain disease best known for the ... Read more...

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Paltrow bled to play guitar for ‘Country Song’


March 28th, 2011 - 4:50 am ICT by IANS
London , March 28 (IANS) Actress Gwyneth Paltrow found playing guitar for her recently released film "Country Song" so difficult that she had her fingers bleeding and even pulled a ... Read more...

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Man in US is first to get full-face transplant


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): A man in America has become the first to get a full-face transplant after a team of Boston doctors worked for 15 hours to reconstruct his face.Dallas Wiens, ... Read more...

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Mendes named as Reebok Easytone’s ambassador


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 2 (IANS) Actress Eva Mendes has been named as the new ambassador of Reebok EasyTone.Following in the footsteps of supermodel Helena Christensen and British beauty Kelly Brook, the ... Read more...

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Arunoday to get lean and thin for new film


February 27th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Arunoday Singh, who impressed one and all with his hefty physique in "Aisha", has been asked to slim down for his role in director Vivek Agnihotri's ... Read more...

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Botox ‘may help women with vaginal spasms that prevent them from having sex’


February 26th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 26 (ANI): Botox treatments may help women who suffer from vaginal muscle spasms, says an expert.MSNBC.com reported that Botulinum Toxin A, the active ingredient in drugs such as Botox ... Read more...

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British soldier gets forces’ first bionic arm


February 19th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (IANS) A British soldier, who lost his arm in a grenade attack in Afghanistan, has become the country's first military amputee to be fitted with a bionic arm.Corporal Andrew ... Read more...

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‘Hard working’ shot US Congresswoman Giffords tells husband her condition is “better”


February 19th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Gabrielle Giffords, the US Democratic Representative who was shot while meeting with her constituents in Tucson, Arizona, is working hard to "speak more and improve," with reports saying ... Read more...

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Electrical stimulation therapy benefits people paralyzed by spinal cord injury


February 18th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): In a study, Toronto scientists found that a new treatment approach, which uses tiny bursts of electricity to reawaken paralyzed muscles "significantly," reduced disability and improved grasping ability ... Read more...

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Tart cherries could speed muscle recovery


February 10th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new research by scientists in the UK has found that tart cherries could help athletes reduce muscle damage to recover faster from a tough workout.Researchers at ... Read more...

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Woman speaks for the first time in 11yrs following voice box transplant


January 21st, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): A woman, who lives in California, has been able to speak for the first time in 11 years - thanks to voice box transplant.Brenda Jensen's voice box was ... Read more...

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French nun credits late Pope John Paul with giving her ’second birth’


January 18th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): A French Catholic nun has credited late Pope John Paul with curing her of Parkinson's disease, and also giving her a 'second birth'.Sister Marie Simon-Pierre, 49, who was ... Read more...

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Now, a ’sports cord’ that burns 400 calories in just 20 minutes!


January 11th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Do you hate spending hours at the gym? Here's a new exercise machine that claims to give your body a full workout in just 20 minutes and burns ... Read more...

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Hrithik Roshan Rules Magazine Covers In January 2011


January 3rd, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
and is starting afresh with new hopes and aspirations.The poster boy Hrithik Roshan has given a very hot pose for the Filmfare cover of the January issue! He has gone ... Read more...

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Prateik Babbar’s Dhobi Ghat Act An Ode To Salman Khan


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, but most importantly he is an aspiring Bollywood actor in the film and his favorite actor from the industry as also his inspiration is a certain Salman Khan.Contrary to reports ... Read more...

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Missed me doing action? Coming back soon, says Suniel Shetty


January 3rd, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Suniel Shetty is taking a U-turn and returning to where he started in Bollywood - action. The macho actor, who is taking a sabbatical ... Read more...

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Human protein slows muscle damage in muscular dystrophy mice


December 28th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): A new study has found that a novel potential therapy based on a natural human protein significantly slows muscle damage and improves function in mice who have the ... Read more...

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Dead tired? Your voice could be a clue


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Acoustician Adam Vogel of University of Melbourne, Australia has found that one can make out how tired a person is just by listening to their voice.He describes a ... Read more...

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Paltrow’s cancer fears


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Actress Gwyneth Paltrow says she suffered so much pain while learning the guitar for her role as a singer in "Country Strong" that she feared she had cancer."My ... Read more...

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Beetroot juice could energise the elderly


December 20th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Beetroot juice could energise the elderly to lead more active lives, says a new study.In tests, they required less energy to carry out low-intensity exercises after drinking the ... Read more...

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Diet linked to onset of mental illness


December 14th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): Previous studies have linked changes in diet to a reduction of abnormal behaviors in mentally ill people or animals, but a Purdue University research demonstrates that diet might ... Read more...

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What you eat can trigger mental illness


December 14th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) A change in diet is known to ease abnormal behaviour in the mentally ill. But a study in the US shows that diet might also trigger the onset ... Read more...

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ALS causing gene discovered


December 10th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Using a new sequencing method, researchers have discovered a gene that appears to cause some instances of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).A team of researchers led by scientists ... Read more...

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Cameron Diaz spotted frolicking with A-Rod on boat in Florida


November 25th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): Actress Cameron Diaz seems to be back with her former lover Alex Rodriguez.The pair were spotted tooling around Florida's Biscayne Bay on a love boat.The New York ... Read more...

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Could Botox get rid of cold sores?


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) Wrinkle-busting treatment Botox is being used to prevent cold sores.These are caused by infection with the herpes simplex virus around the mouth.The initial infection may cause no ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4 Day 44: Pamela Anderson enters the house


November 18th, 2010 - 3:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mumbai, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pamela Anderson entered the Bigg Boss household and created a stir of sorts. Fortunately or unfortunately she entered the house on the very day, when ... Read more...

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‘Green Lantern’ Trailer Shows Hunky Ryan Reynolds


November 17th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fans of hunky Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds have reasons to rejoice about. The sizzling actor who made his mark on the silver screen opposite Sandra ... Read more...

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Stem cells bulk up muscle, halt ageing


November 11th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Researchers have discovered that transplanting specially treated repair stem cells into damaged muscle makes them twice as big and strong, and also stops them from ageing. The ... Read more...

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Got a migraine? Get a ‘brow-lift’!


November 11th, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): Doctors in the UK seem to have found a unique solution for migraines - a brow lift - and a Brit woman is the first one to have ... Read more...

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England footie star Walcott’s sis wants to be world’s top woman bodybuilder


November 10th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.10 (ANI): British bikini-clad bodybuilder Hollie Walcott once hated the sight of her own figure, but now is keen to reach the top of her sport like her football star ... Read more...

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Tips on handling pressure when looking for a job or keeping one


November 2nd, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): The recession has left many feeling stressed about not finding a job or losing one, and now an expert has come up with a few tips on how ... Read more...

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