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Jada Pinkett Smith tweets her bikini photo


July 30th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wife of celebrity Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith has sent all women who have reached the age of 40 a message. She says that one ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Male fireflies seduce females with sperm package


July 9th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 9 (IANS) Male fireflies that try to attract mates with a flash of light also seduce the females with a gift -- a spermatophore package or a capsule ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Unique genetic adaptation helped our brain grow


April 13th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, April 13 (IANS) Humans adapted genetically about 300,000 years ago to be able to produce larger amounts of Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, says a study.The human nervous system ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cold weather kills rare pelicans in Russia


February 21st, 2012 - 8:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Dalmatian pelicans, a threatened species, are dying of cold and hunger amid freezing weather in Russia's usually warm Dagestan region, where the birds migrated for ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for life for killing baby son


January 12th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) A British woman has been jailed for life for murdering her 15-month-old son and hiding his mummified body.Kimberley Hainey, 37, murdered her son Declan at a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Putin a wife-beater while in KGB: German spy agency


November 3rd, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has been accused by a German spy agency of being a "wife-beater" and having many "sexual affairs" while he himself was ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Russia sends 50 tonnes of mineral water to quake-hit Japan


May 18th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A vessel from Russia's Far East Shipping Company carrying 50 tonnes of bottled mineral water as humanitarian aid for Japan would set off Wednesday from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Women base their body image more on others’ opinion


March 30th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): A survey has found that the most powerful influence on women's appreciation of their own bodies is based on the opinions of others.On the flip side, the more ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Focus on your body to appreciate it


March 30th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 30 (IANS) The more women are able to focus on how their bodies function and feel, rather than what others think, the more they will appreciate their own ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Make Up Kit For Teenagers: Bare Essentials


January 20th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Make up for teenagers is fast gaining as much importance as any other age group has. Thus it is very essential for teenagers to get hold of the just right ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

USDA Discloses New Rules That Will Govern Lunches In U.S. Schools In An Effort To Increase The Lunches’ Nutritional Value


January 14th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 14, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Students in American schools may have to voice adieu to lunchroom classics such as tater tots as well as chocolate milk. On Thursday, the American ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Winter Vegetable Gardening Tips One Can Benefit From


January 13th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It would be wrong to assume that summer is the only season when you can grow vegetables in your garden. It is also possible to raise ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mughda Godse to endorse Herbalife products


December 9th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Model-turned-actress Mugdha Godse has been signed on as the face for global nutrition company Herbalife's outer nutrition range of products - NouriFusion in India.She is the first ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Egg-laying lizards on verge giving live births


September 5th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Scientists have caught up with lizards about to abandon egg-laying for live births in an evolutionary leap. The skink, snake-like with four tiny legs, has been found laying ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

The world’s first robot with conscience


July 30th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 30 (IANS/EFE) Spain has designed the world's first robot with its own "conscience" and "life", which will "entertain, teach and be a companion" to humans who purchase it. The AISoy 1, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Pal says snooker legend Higgins died of malnutrition


July 26th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Snooker legend Alex Higgins died from malnutrition after refusing to eat, according to his friend and fellow hell raiser Jimmy White.The former world champion was found dead at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Herby Hancock Turns 70


July 17th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Legendary Jazz music pianist Herby Hancock turned 70 this year. He however doesn't seem to show signs of fatigue and is busy with his music as ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gujarat organises event to promote millet


July 4th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 3 (IANS) Gujarat Saturday celebrated "Nagli Mahotsav" to popularise delicacies made from the highly nutritious finger millet, grown in the predominantly tribal hilly district of Dang bordering Maharashtra. An official spokesperson ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ban employment of kids in agriculture: NGO


June 11th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) As the nation observes World Day Against Child Labour Saturday, NGO Child Rights and You (CRY) Friday said that unless agriculture is brought under the ambit of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Gaga fears love will drain music out of her


May 2nd, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga is worried she won't be able to write music if she falls in love. "Love is about danger, always. Love jumps off cliffs, love is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shakira Visits Haiti


April 13th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Columbian pop superstar, Shakira, has journeyed to the Caribbean nation of Haiti that was ravaged and destroyed recently by a devastating earthquake. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Growing breast feed has saved 1.7mn Assam kids


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Assam is doing much better than the rest of India in exclusive breast feeding to infants and has saved 1.7 million kids from slipping into under-nourishment, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Population of the monarch butterflies is diminishing


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Scientific officials in America have announced that the populace of the monarch butterfly has dropped off severely this year. The extraordinary amount of demises of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Won’t mind falling in love with a woman: Lady Gaga


March 11th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) American singer Lady Gaga has no boundaries on her relationships and says she won't mind falling in love with a woman. When asked if she could see herself ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Matriarchy, patriarchy, lumenarchy…age of light dawns (IANS Books)


March 5th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) After matriarchy and patriarchy, the world is gradually moving towards an age of light or 'lumenarchy', says noted Polish philosopher and Indophile Henryk Skolimowski, who ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Focus on nutrition rather than calories: Expert


February 19th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Focus on the nutritional components of food rather than counting calories, says an expert. When it comes to revamping our diets, our tendency is to view food solely as ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Restricting food, drink during labour doesn’t offer any benefits


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that restricting food and fluids for women during labour doesn't offer any benefits.Dr. Joan Tranmer of the Queen's School of Nursing insists no ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Taco Bell Founder - Glen W. Bell Jr. dies


January 19th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rancho Santa Fe, Jan 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The founder of the fast-food chain Taco Bell – Glen W. Bell Jr. has died. He died on Sunday at his home in Rancho ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

A feel good way to shedding excess baggage?


January 9th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 9 (IANS) When your New Year's resolution to lose weight crumbles as fast as the cookie touching your lips, it's time to admit that dieting doesn't work. More successful is ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Cow feeds baby goats in Orissa (With Images)


November 23rd, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jagatsinghpur (Orissa), Nov 23 (IANS) Exhibiting rare love and affection, a cow has been feeding two baby goats in Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district for the past two months, the cow's owner said Monday. Hundreds ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Irfan and Yusuf - the Pathan brothers of Indian cricket


August 17th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 17 (IANS) They hug and put their hands on each other's shoulders time and again. And they were quick to come to one another's rescue whenever the situation got tricky ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Amartya Sen lauds government’s Right to Food Bill


August 8th, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 8(ANI): The United Progressive Alliance Government earned appreciation of the Nobel laureate Amartya Sen over the Government's draft of a Right to Food (Guarantee of Safety and Security) Bill.Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Scientists create ‘gas gauge’ to avoid pregnancy loss


August 3rd, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): Yale University scientists have developed what they call a "gas gauge" that can help measure the volume of the placenta, and prevent pregnancy loss.According to lead author Dr. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists identify waste disposal protein that is key to cancer tumour suppression


June 12th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): American scientists have identified a waste disposal protein, which is key to cancer tumour suppression in a process known as autophagy, in which cancer cells eat themselves.The finding ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists find potential way to stop cancers seed in brain


June 10th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): British scientists may have found a way to stop cancers spreading to the brain.The research team discovered that cancer cells hijack the brain's blood vessels to get all ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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