negative aspects

Lack of brickbats would have surprised me: Unapologetic Aamir Khan (Interview) (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Aamir Khan says he would have been extremely surprised if he didn't receive brickbats for the issues he highlights on his debut TV show ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

I’ve not insulted medical profession: Aamir Khan (Interview)


June 7th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Pats and brickbats - Aamir Khan was prepared for it all when he set out to discuss burning issues in his debut TV ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

There are no villains: Manoj Bajpayee


December 9th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee, known for his versatility, has portrayed a character inspired by myhtological demon king Raavan in his next film "Lanka". But he says he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US consumer confidence at three-decade low


August 13th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 13 (IANS/EFE) US consumers' confidence in the progress of the nation's economy and of their own financial situation plunged in August to its lowest point since May ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Omani nationals walk 250 km for drug abuse awareness


June 3rd, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Muscat, June 3 (IANS) Two young Omani nationals in a bid to create awareness on drug abuse in the country have walked a distance of 250 km.Khamis al Hatali and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Establish healthy traditions to keep winter blues at bay


January 19th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Avoiding workouts, staying indoors and overindulging in foods usually leave many of us depressed during the winter months.Now, researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia have suggested that people ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Step up activities to keep winter blues away


January 19th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) Staying indoors or overeating leave most people feeling cheated during the winter months.University of Missouri-Columbia researchers suggest trying out activities and habits that promote health with spouses, friends ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Fearless kids less kind


November 14th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Pre-school kids who are fearless also show less kindness and more aggressiveness towards peers, a new study says. "The result of this study shows that fearless behaviour ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Preschool kids who are fearless more aggressive towards peers


November 9th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 09 (ANI): Kindergarten kids who demonstrate fearless behaviour are likely to be less empathic and more aggressive towards their peers."The results of this study show that fearless behaviour in children ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Negative media campaign hit Delhi’s business during CWG: Report


October 16th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 16 (IANS) Negative campaign by the international media ahead of the Commonwealth Games badly hit the business of Delhi's shopkeepers, restaurant owners and taxi drivers during the mega event, an ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Verbal clues offer insights into how couples cope with divorce


September 4th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): How you cope with your divorce is revealed by how you talk about it than what you say about it, says a new study.University of Arizona researchers found ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian team has to look ahead: Tendulkar


May 13th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Zirakpur (Punjab), May 13 (IANS) Despite being disappointed with the early ouster of the Indian cricket team from the ongoing World Twenty20 in West Indies, Sachin Tendulkar still considers them as ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

“Lost” Season 6 Premiered On Tuesday


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The drama series "Lost", which focuses on the lives of people surviving in a mysterious island, after a plane crash, has made a comeback with a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Color of alcohol can affect the hangover intensity


January 2nd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A study has released its results and they say that the color of your alcohol can affect the hangover severity and intensity. According to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, log onto Facebook, Twitter for jobs


January 1st, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 1 (ANI): If you're glued to Twitter and Facebook you may soon find a job, suggest media experts.According to consultant Laurel Papworth there were nearly 350million Facebook users across ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Light colored alcohol reduces hangover severity


December 24th, 2009 - 1:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the festive season in the air, and with a nip in the air, this news couldn’t have come at a better time. A recent ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

How to stop harmful growth of fungi on plants and animals


December 23rd, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): If a new research is anything to go by, then scientists are closer to understanding how mold, mildew and other fungi grow, which would help scientists learn how ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Most US kids aged two to five get little exercise (Lead)


December 16th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) Most American children aged two to five years don't get enough physical activity and are overexposed to TV. A study of about 300 home-based childcare providers by Oregon State ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Kids get little exercise, overexposed to TV


December 16th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) Most children aged two to five years, although well fed, are not getting enough physical activity and are overexposed to TV. A study of about 300 home-based childcare providers ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Tourism ministry to evolve Code of Conduct for all tourism service providers


November 23rd, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): The Union Ministry of Tourism has launched an initiative on 'Safe and Honourable Tourism' which would essentially promote the cause of protecting women and children from the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Nani is either brave or stupid to criticize Fergie, says Man U ace


November 15th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15(ANI): Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Ince has said that winger Nani is either brave or stupid to criticize manager Sir Alex Ferguson, as it is not a good ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man U’s Nani reveal his dressing-room bust-ups with Fergie


November 13th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13(ANI): Manchester United winger Nani has revealed that he has had several dressing-room bust-ups with manager Sir Alex Ferguson, which he feels has exposed the negative aspects of Fergie's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Neha Dhupia raises concerns over global warming


October 1st, 2009 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1(ANI): Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia on Thursday expressed concerned to see increase in global warming, and said that she was participating in campaigns to create and spread awareness about ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Now mathematical models to effectively evaluate basketball players


June 6th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): A team of Spanish and American researchers have come up with mathematical models that may enable basketball trainers to evaluate players."Efficiency and productivity in companies is often ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Left-handed people more likely to be reserved, anxious (Re-ssue)


January 18th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 18 (ANI): Left-handed people are more likely to be reserved, anxious, shy and embarrassed than their right-handed counterparts, according to a new study.Researchers at the University of Abertay in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Left-handed people more likely to be reserved, anxious


January 16th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 16 (ANI): Left-handed people are more likely to be reserved, anxious, shy and embarrassed than their right-handed counterparts, according to a new study.Researchers at the University of Abertay in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tips to enjoy festivities despite economic slowdown


December 11th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI); With festive season round the corner and many families struggling with economic uncertainty, the joy of gift-buying and party-hosting may be lost, however, setting a budget can ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Estrogen therapy could be harmful for women with existing heart risk


November 26th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new research has shown that hormone therapy could accentuate certain pre-existing heart disease risk factors and a heart health evaluation should become the norm when considering ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Lefties are prone to inhibition and anxiety


November 4th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Lefties not only find it difficult dealing with a world designed for right-handers, but are also prone to inhibition and anxiety, a new research suggests.According to Lynn ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Negative aspects of politicians” appearances drive voters decisions


October 30th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 30 (ANI): A team of researchers from three American educational institutions has found that voting decisions are more associated with the brain''s response to negative aspects of a politician''s ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Posh has no complaints about the paparazzi


October 1st, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): English pop singer Victoria Beckham has revealed that she has no complaints to make about the paparazzi, as she thinks that they are as much a part ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Political hullabaloo fails to capture Gen X’s interest


July 18th, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The tricky numbers game in the July 22 trust vote in parliament which will decide the fate of the Manmohan Singh government may be hogging ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pupils using Facebook and Bebo to bully teachers


June 26th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 26 (ANI): While pupils are getting more in tune with social networking sites like Facebook and Bebo, some pranksters are actually making use of these websites to bully ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Poll puts Russian leader Putin in a positive light


May 4th, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by admin
DPA Moscow, May 4 (DPA) As Vladimir Putin prepares to leave office, an opinion poll has shown around 78 per cent of Russians are satisfied with the Kremlin chief's eight-year era, the Interfax ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NGO’s and locals oppose uranium mining in Meghalaya


March 27th, 2008 - 10:55 pm ICT by admin
Shillong, Mar 27 (ANI): Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and pressure groups have expressed their strong opposition to the Central Government's plan to start the uranium mining process in Meghalaya. The row over the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe