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Repulsive smell could fight bed bug infestation in homes


April 1st, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sweden, Apr 1 (ANI): A Swedish study has found that repulsive smells could help in combating bed bug infestation in homes.Researchers from Lund and Sundsvall in Sweden discovered that young bed bugs ... Read more...

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Iggy Pop’s drummer Alex Kirst killed in a hit-and-run accident


January 21st, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Iggy Pop’s drummer Alex Kirst has unfortunately been killed in a hit and run accident. He was 47 years old.According to reports, the Iggy Pop’s former ... Read more...

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Alex Kirst, Drummer of ‘Iggy Pop’ Dead From Hit & Run


January 21st, 2011 - 2:49 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alex Kirst was an American musician who played with both 'The Nymphs' and 'Iggy Pop' was killed outside of Cathedral City, California in a hit and run “accident” ... Read more...

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Dust mites ’swarm’ around houses in search of moisture


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): A new study has suggested that dust mites 'swarm' around houses, migrating as a group in search of moisture.The movement takes place when mites leave a dry area ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Imagination meets simplicity and beauty at LFW


September 18th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Three designers presented completely diverse collections and distinctive levels of creativity in the same show on the second day of the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Saturday. The show ... Read more...

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Female bugs use anti-aphrodisiacs to ward off traumatic sex


September 9th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): The mating process in bed bugs is very painful and traumatic but a new study indicates how females release alarm pheromones to deter this unwanted attention.The results could ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Not an ordinary insect, it monitors FIFA World Cup (With image)


May 14th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 14 (IANS) You are not the only one waiting impatiently for the 2010 FIFA World Cup to start at Johannesburg in South Africa June 11 -- a tiny insect in ... Read more...

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Greek mythology gives clues about ancient neonatal care


September 21st, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Athens, September 21 (ANI): A new analysis has determined that ancient Greeks may have had considerable knowledge about how to care for premature babies, evidence of which is present in Greek mythology ... Read more...

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Madonna Shows Off Her Sinewy Arms


July 28th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
Madonna has proved once more that she is an absolute fitness freak. It has forever been in knowledge that Madge is very conscious about maintaining her famous figure. Onlookers in London were ... Read more...

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Cockroaches, too, get fat eating unhealthy diet


July 4th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): Just like humans, cockroaches too can get fat on an unhealthy diet, says a British researcher.Patricia Moore, of the University of Exeter, came to this conclusion after ... Read more...

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Mites living on hissing cockroach may harbour allergy cure


April 30th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): A new research has revealed how tiny mites living on the surface of cockroaches may prove to be advantageous to humans with allergies.Mites, who thrive on the surface ... Read more...

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Study finds cockroaches not so resilient after all


June 24th, 2008 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) A single dose of an insecticide can kill three generations of cockroaches for good as they feed off one another and transfer poison, according to a study. A ... Read more...

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Single dose of insecticide can kill 3 cockroach generations


June 24th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Scanning and killing hidden cockroaches will not be a tricky task any more, thanks to Purdue University entomologists, who have developed a pest-killing gel bait, a single ... Read more...

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Nude royal princess caught frolicking like a nymph in school grounds


June 14th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 14 (ANI): Princess Eugenie of York was found frolicking naked in the grounds of her posh school during a booze-filled night with friends.Eugenie, who is the younger daughter of ... Read more...

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Cannibalism drives vast locust swarms, says study


May 9th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Cannibalism, spurred by sheer hunger, drives billions of tiny locusts to take to flight, whose movement blacks out the sun and the skies for tens of kilometres. Long ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cannibalism is what triggers of locust migration


May 9th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Locust migrations have been viewed as one of the most spectacular events in nature. In seemingly spontaneous fashion, around 10 billion critters can suddenly throng the air ... Read more...

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Decision on Kerala temple administration soon


April 15th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, April 15 (IANS) The Kerala government is expected to shortly finalise its stand on the controversy over who should manage the famed Padmanabhaswamy temple in the heart of the capital following ... Read more...

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