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Today August 21 is ‘Senior Citizens Day’


August 21st, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On every 21st August the United States of America celebrates old person in the society. This day is used to appreciate any older person who is ... Read more...

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You can sniff out others’ age


May 31st, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 31 (IANS) A US study has shown how one's age can be an open book for anyone with a good smelling sense.Through individuals' body odour, volunteers participating in ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Pop a pill to stay young


November 3rd, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Scientists have found a way to slow down ageing in individual cells, a breakthrough that could leave people feeling young well into old age.They believe their ... Read more...

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Knee replacement surgery performed on 92-year-old


April 27th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) In a rare operation, a team of doctors here successfully replaced the knees of a 92-year-old man who was unable to walk after arthritis deformed ... Read more...

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Death toll rises to 42 after quake rocks Myanmar, neighboring countries


March 25th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by BNO News
YANGON, BURMA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll as a result of a powerful earthquake that struck eastern Myanmar (Burma) and was felt in neighboring countries on Thursday evening has risen to ... Read more...

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Scientists unlock secret of eternal youth


November 29th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) Scientists have found a way to reverse aging, unlocking the secret of eternal youth and paving the way for a drug to keep one "forever young". Lives could ... Read more...

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Scientists may have found ‘elixir of eternal youth’


November 29th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): The elixir of eternal youth may soon be reality, thanks to scientists from the Harvard University.Such a drug might not just increase life span, but also allow men ... Read more...

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Government employee dies of swine flu in Tamil Nadu


September 10th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 10 (IANS) A 39-year-old person died of swine flu at the Government General Hospital here Friday. Hospital dean J. Mohanasundaram told reporters Mohanavelu was earlier suffering from fever and cough, and ... Read more...

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Facebook Used By Man To Lure Teenage Boys Into Sex


August 19th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sydney, Aug 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There have been several complaints against the popular social networking sites including Facebook and the allegations include unwanted invasions into the privacy of the users. ... Read more...

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Two killed in Kashmir firing, toll rises to 57 (Lead)


August 14th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 14 (IANS) Two people were killed Saturday as security forces opened fire on stone-pelting mobs in Jammu and Kashmir taking the toll of civilians killed in the unrest since June ... Read more...

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Brit girl, 7, has a granny’s body


June 6th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): A seven-year old Brit girl has the face and body of an old woman as she suffers from a rare genetic disorder called Hutchinson Gilford Progeria Syndrome.The condition, ... Read more...

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Prahlad Jani - The Indian Starving Yogi shocks all


May 12th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ahmadabad, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Indian Starving Yogi – Prahlad Jani has managed to create a huge stir worldwide, because he has neither eaten a morsel of food and nor had ... Read more...

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Oldest US woman - Mary Josephine Ray dies, she was 114 years old


March 9th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Westmoreland, Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mary Josephine Ray who was the oldest person living in the US, has died. She was 114 years old, and she died on Sunday in ... Read more...

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Two Indian brothers die in Australia after fight over money (Lead)


February 12th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Feb 12 (IANS) An Indian student was being questioned here Friday over the death of two Indian brothers after a dispute over money, media reports said. Detective Inspector David Bryson, from the ... Read more...

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Britney uses bodyguard’s credit card to buy shoes!


January 20th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Britney Spears used her bodyguard's credit card to pamper herself with some shoe shopping, it has emerged.A Los Angeles court had asked the singer's dad Jamie to ... Read more...

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Brittany Murphy died of drug overdose, claim docs


December 23rd, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 23 (ANI): Doubts are growing about the coroner's belief that Brittany Murphy died of natural causes."When you have a 32-year-old person dying suddenly, and especially a celebrity in ... Read more...

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Freak Shooting Incident At Vail Bar Kills One, Leaves Three Injured


November 8th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Vail, Nov. 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent shooting spree that took place near Vail, three persons were injured and another died. The police suspected a 63 year old person ... Read more...

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Steve Jobs admits of a liver transplant


September 10th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
San Francisco, Sep 10(ANI): The Apple chief executive Steve Jobs, making his first public appearance since his return to work in June after six months' medical leave, has admitted of a liver ... Read more...

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Future of India lies with youth: Rahul Gandhi


April 13th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Apr 13 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Monday said that the future of India lies with the youth.Addressing a press conference in Kochi, Gandhi expressed his firm belief ... Read more...

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Britney Spears reveals her dating disasters


November 26th, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): Britney Spears has described her wasted time on bad dates that made her want to run back to her home.The Womanizer singer, who barely has time to ... Read more...

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Britney on desperate crash diet for X Factor performance


November 26th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Popstar Britney Spears is keen to shed weight before her X Factor performance and so has reportedly gone on a crash diet.The Hit Me Baby One More ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse begins rehearsals for Mandela, Glastonbury gigs


June 25th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 25 (ANI): English singer Amy Winehouse has begun rehearsals for her scheduled summer shows despite having been hospitalised with traces of emphysema.The Rehab singer had been taken to the ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse spotted smoking after emphysema diagnosis


June 24th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Amy Winehouse has not mended her ways, despite such a grave health scare. The singer was photographed smoking in London on June 23, just hours after her ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse does not have emphysema, says rep


June 24th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Amy Winehouses camp has dismissed her father Mitch Winehouses claim that the troubled singer has emphysema.The 24-year-olds rep said that the singer is not suffering from emphysema, ... Read more...

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Amy has early stage emphysema: Dad


June 23rd, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): British soul diva Amy Winehouse, who is presently hospitalised and being treated for chest infection, has early stage emphysema and an irregular heartbeat, her father Mitch Winehouse ... Read more...

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Elderly as socially satisfied as the young: study


June 17th, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 17 (IANS) Younger adults may engage in a lot more social activities, but they were no happier with their social lives than older adults, said a study. Conversely, "older people ... Read more...

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Elderly people with more schooling spend fewer years with cognitive loss


May 13th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that elders with at least a high school education spend more of their older years without cognitive loss.However, the study also found ... Read more...

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‘Ageing’ Rahul beckons youth to join politics


March 26th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by admin
Mangalore, March 26 (IANS) Calling himself "an old person", Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Wednesday exhorted youths to join politics and take up leadership roles to strengthen the Indian democracy. Addressing Youth Congress ... Read more...

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`At 37, I am an old person, says Rahul Gandhi


March 26th, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by admin
By K.G. Vasuki Nanjanagud(Karnataka), Mar.26 (ANI): Continuing with the second leg of his Discovery of India road show, Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi today said that at the age of 37, he ... Read more...

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Armed forces lead the way in organ donation


March 7th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The 18-month-old son of Major Sidharth Malik fell from the balcony and was declared brain dead by doctors. Malik donated his son's kidney to give a fresh ... Read more...

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Kiwi teens hooked to the perfect tan despite skin cancer threat


November 14th, 2007 - 10:37 am ICT by admin
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