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Muslims in Kerala observe Ramadan fast (Lead)


July 21st, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 21 (IANS) Muslims in Kerala began their Ramadan fast after prayers early Saturday morning."This morning, we went to the mosque for the first prayer session, which took place ... Read more...

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‘Laugh India Laugh’ promises to be clean comedy


July 13th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 13 (IANS) Shekhar Suman promises absolutely clean comedy with his new show "Laugh India Laugh", which will see contestants from India as well as Pakistan. He says he ... Read more...

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Bestselling teen novels bristle with swear words


May 18th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) Bestselling authors of teen literature often have their rich, attractive and popular characters spout swear words and profanities, a new study finds. Sarah Coyne, professor at ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan business chamber steps up trade with BRICS


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 3 (IANS) Sri Lanka's largest business chamber has signed a deal with an organization representing Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) to increase trade ties, a ... Read more...

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Chuck white this summer, don coloured accessories


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Summer means dressing up in white or beige cotton clothes with minimal accessories. But fashion experts say it creates a boring look and suggest shoes, ... Read more...

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Pakistan-India border saw $154,000 trade on single day


February 19th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 19 (IANS) Goods worth more than $154,000 (Rs.14 million) were traded through the Pakistan-India border in Rawalakot on a single day Thursday, officials said.About 25 trucks carrying ... Read more...

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Orange juice served in Spanish bars contaminated: Study


December 27th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Forty-three percent of orange juice samples in Spain's bars and restaurants were found to have more bugs than acceptable levels, according to a new study.The study, ... Read more...

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Vidya Balan is now ‘Bombaat Balan’


November 25th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan has been rechristened "Bombaat Balan" by her fans after her sensuous avatar as Silk in her forthcoming movie "The Dirty Picture"."Bombaat Balan, ... Read more...

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South Africa gifts one ton oranges to ’seven-billionth’ baby


November 4th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kaliningrad (Russia), Nov 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) South Africa's Citrus Growers' Association has granted a gift certificate of a ton oranges to the mother of newborn Pyotr Nikolayev from Kaliningrad, who ... Read more...

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Eating berries may lower Parkinson’s risk


February 14th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) Eating berries regularly may lower risk of developing Parkinson's, thanks to compounds called flavonoids. Flavonoids are found in plants and fruits and are also known collectively as ... Read more...

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Eating berries could cut risk of Parkinson’s


February 14th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A new study has suggested that those who eat berries stand lesser chances of developing Parkinson's disease.Berries, citrus fruits like oranges and chocolates contain compounds called flavanoids that ... Read more...

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Manipur hosts seventh orange festival


December 25th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
Tameglonglong (Manipur), Dec.25 (ANI): The seventh orange festival was celebrated with enthusiasm and amid heavy security in Manipur's Tameglonglong District recently.People in large numbers participated in the two-day long festival, defying ... Read more...

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Eating orange is better than popping vitamin pills


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) Eating an orange is much better for one's health than simply taking vitamin C pills. A host of antioxidants in orange work together to retard ageing and ... Read more...

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Why a whole orange is better for you


December 21st, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Researchers at the Brigham Young University are squeezing all the healthy compounds out of oranges to find the right mixture responsible for their age-old health benefits.The popular ... Read more...

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Fashion Trend Of The Next Year: Honeysuckle


December 16th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fashion trend in new year is going to tend towards bold and brighter colors. Pantone color institute the entity that is responsible for setting the ... Read more...

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A hotel where 5 kg gold is used yearly for decoration


December 6th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 6 (IANS) The two-day summit of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is being held at a hotel that cost $3 billion to build and where five kg of ... Read more...

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Nurpur oranges face bad weather


December 4th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Akhilesh BharatiNurpur (Himachal Pradesh), Dec.4 (ANI): Orange production has been hit due to the bad weather conditions in Himachal Pradesh's Nurpur District.Farmers are not expecting a good crop and they are ... Read more...

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‘Jazzy, colourful’ males are the most attractive mates: Study


November 10th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A study has revealed that the flashier a male, the more attractive a mate he is."Females typically use carotenoid colours to assess the quality of a potential mate, ... Read more...

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How 5000-yr-old Neolithic men painted their homes


October 30th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): A new research has revealed that our ancestors from 5,000 years ago painted their homes to brighten up their places too.They used red, yellow and orange pigments from ... Read more...

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Healthy Snacks, Weight Loss Can Surely Work Jointly


October 15th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): You might have tried everything possible to lose weight but at the same time are having trouble keeping the urge and food cravings under control ... Read more...

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Monsoon, here they come…in shorts, bright colours, chappals


July 11th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Lift your spirits with brightly coloured attire this monsoon, in case the dark clouds are making you gloomy. Splash around in puddles if you want, ... Read more...

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Serena Williams admits couldn’t beat any man in top 100


July 5th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 5 (ANI): World No.1 and Wimbledon champion Serena Williams may frighten her female rivals with her all round game, but knows very well that she couldn't stay on the ... Read more...

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High doses of vitamins C and E may raise cancer risk


May 5th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): High doses of antioxidant nutritional supplements, such as vitamins C and E, could induce genetic abnormalities in cells, according to a study.And these abnormalities could predispose supplement-takers to ... Read more...

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Tangy fruits help stay slim


March 22nd, 2010 - 4:09 am ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) Munching on tangy fruits can help you stay slim, reveals a new study. The study conducted on mice showed that the juice of the blood orange stopped them from ... Read more...

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Bumper orange crop in Vidarbha region makes farmers happy


March 11th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Mar 11 (ANI): Farmers and wholesalers in Maharashtra's Vidarbha region of India's Maharashtra state are delighted to receive bumper orange crops this year.Farmers have been receiving fewer crops in the last ... Read more...

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Victoria Beckham reveals fourth dress collection


February 16th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 16 (IANS) Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham, who displayed her latest collection at the New York Fashion Week, said her inspiration came from comic book detective Dick Tracy. "I ... Read more...

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Bhutan to export oranges to Bangladesh via northeast India


January 30th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 30 (IANS) Bhutan will export oranges and other horticultural products to Bangladesh through India's northeastern states, officials said here Saturday. "The first consignment of oranges would be exported to Sylhet ... Read more...

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WHO justifies its swine flu warning


January 27th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): WHO officials have denied accusations that swine flu was declared a pandemic under an improper influence from drug firms.Countries rushed to order thousands of vaccine doses when the ... Read more...

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Fairs planned to boost horticulture exports to Gulf


January 2nd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 2 (IANS) Fairs will be organised in the Gulf as part of the efforts to increase exports of Indian horticulture produce to the region, a central minister said here Saturday. "There ... Read more...

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Festival to promote orange cultivation held in Manipur


December 17th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Tamenglong (Manipur), Dec 17 (ANI): At the initiative of the horticulture department, a competition cum festival called Orange festival was organised on Friday (December 11) at the Tamenglong district headquarters here.The festival ... Read more...

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Jude Law throws oranges at gawping fans


November 23rd, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Jude Law prevented students from gawping at him by pelting them with Oranges.The 'Holiday' star threw four pieces of fruit after spotting the girls waving at him ... Read more...

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Cross-LOC trade completes one year


October 21st, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 21 (IANS) Trade across the line of control (LOC) in divided Kashmir completed one year Wednesday, with traders from the two sides celebrating the "anniversary". The trans-LOC trade was flagged off ... Read more...

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‘Blue Oranges’ - of fake art and a murder (IANS Film Review; Rating:**)


September 19th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Blue Oranges"; Cast: Rajit Kapoor, Harsh Chaya, Rati Agnihotri, Pooja Kanwal and Aham Sharma; Director: Rajesh Ganguly; Rating: **An alcoholic woman is murdered, and thus begins a process ... Read more...

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Premiere of “Blue Oranges”


September 13th, 2009 - 5:20 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Dear Freinds , Premiere of "Blue Oranges", starring Rajit Kapoor, Rati Agnihotri, Pooja Kanwal, Aham Sharma, Shishir Sharma, Harsh Chhaya, Richashree, Asheesh Kapur, Akhil Mishra, Siddhant Karnick and others was held in ... Read more...

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Eat melons to keep BP under control


August 31st, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) Nutrition experts say there is no better way to lower blood pressure (BP) than by indulging in some of the season's potassium-rich fruit and vegetables. "Melons like cantaloupe and ... Read more...

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