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Breakthrough in asthma research


September 19th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Scientists may have hit upon an effective way to block asthma attacks by identifying the two most significant biological triggers that bring them on.Researchers from the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Childhood obesity could erode fertility later


August 1st, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) A sharp spike in childhood obesity may more than damage overall health -- it could be disrupting the onset of puberty and erode the ability to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Greek taxi drivers vow to continue strike


July 30th, 2011 - 2:12 am ICT by BNO News
ATHENS (BNO NEWS) -- Greece's taxi drivers vowed on Friday to continue with their strike after a meeting with Transport Minister Yiannis Ragousis failed to break the deadlock, the Kathimerini newspaper reported.Efthymios ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Greek police fire tear gas at striking taxi drivers


July 21st, 2011 - 1:56 am ICT by BNO News
ATHENS (BNO NEWS) -- Greek riot police on Wednesday fired tear gas at taxi drivers who have been striking since Monday outside the transport ministry headquarters in northern Athens, the Kathimerini newspaper ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Stress may aggravate Alzheimer’s risk


May 27th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) Don't strees yourself too much, else an increased release of stress hormones could trigger Alzheimer's disease, to go by new research based on mice.Scientists from the ... Read more...

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Brain molecule may play key role in obesity and diabetes


April 20th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20 (ANI): Einstein researchers have found a molecule in the brain that may contribute to obesity and one of its major complications - type 2 diabetes.Nerve cells in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Gene that controls immune system linked to preeclampsia


February 15th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Scientists have found that the placentas of women who suffer preeclampsia during pregnancy have an overabundance of a gene associated with the regulation of the body's immune system.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

German Bouncer’s Cards Thwart Him From Being Fatally Wounded By Knife Blows


January 14th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 14, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): A wallet full with 20 plastic cards and a stroke of providence rescued a pub’s 31-year-old doorman in western Germany, in the absence of which ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

‘The Warrior’s Way’ - Misses the latent opportunity (IANS Film Review, Rating: **)


December 11th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Warrior's Way"; Director: Sngmoo Lee; Actors: Dong-gun Jang, Kate Bosworth, Geoffrey Rush, Danny Huston; Rating: **"300" started this craze - of special effects-laden film shot entirely indoors, but with extremely ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Secrets behind what makes people attractive revealed


October 25th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): A study into why some people are more attractive than others has found that it may all be due to oxidative stress and antioxidants.Psychologists have discovered that men ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Antim Swash Sundor Releasing This August


August 6th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kris Alin's directorial debut Bengali movie Antim Swash Sundor-The Last Breath Beautiful, is going to release this August. The movie stars Indrani Halder, Paran Bandhopadhyay, Subrat ... Read more...

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Daniel Craig Looks Sizzling In ‘Cowboys And Aliens’


July 25th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri San Diego, July 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Those who are disappointed about the recent James Bond movie getting stalled can take heart! The Hollywood hunk Daniel Craig may not be seen ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dr. Jack Kevorkian Says, “I Have No Regrets”


June 15th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Jun 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The doctor who assisted patients to commit suicide has said he has no regrets over what he did. He was speaking to Dr. Sanjay Gupta ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Little-known protein, atlastin, plays key role in building healthy cells


July 30th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Little-understood protein previously implicated in a rare genetic disorder plays an unexpected and critical role in building and maintaining healthy cells, Italian and U.S. biologists report in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bashas Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Reorganization


July 14th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
Bashas' loyalists have a lot more worries on their hands now, as reports seem to suggest that Bashas' Inc. has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization in an US Bankruptcy Court on ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Key mechanism behind tumour formation identified


July 8th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A scientist at Purdue University has found a key protein process that can lead to the formation of tumours.Xiaoqi Liu, an assistant professor of Biochemistry, has claimed that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Global warming may go on hold for decades


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 3 (ANI): A new study has determined that global warming may have hit a speed bump and could go into hiding for decades.Earths climate continues to confound scientists. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Novel compounds may prove effective against cerebral palsy


February 26th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Researchers at Northwestern University have developed two compounds that may be effective in protecting against cerebral palsy, a condition caused by neurodegeneration that affects body movement and muscle ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dark matter in our Universe is ”just right” for life


December 5th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): A new model by a scientist has determined that the amount of dark matter in our Universe is ''just right'' for life to emerge. According to a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Heavy air pollution reduces rainfall: study


September 8th, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Sep 8 (Xinhua) Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have found that heavy air pollution reduces rainfall, the Jerusalem Post reported Monday.The research team, led by Daniel Rosenfeld of the ... Read more...

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Meet the woman who is Oz towns only single under 40!


August 27th, 2008 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 27 (ANI): In a place where men outnumber the women by 10 to 1, Dani Walker has come out to be the only lady under 40, who is still ... Read more...

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Therapy combo may overcome treatment resistance in liver cancer


April 14th, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Penn researchers have revealed that a combination of two targeted therapies can overcome treatment resistance in liver cancer cell lines.Liver cancer is resistant to many chemotherapies and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kristen Bell to star in Steven Johnsons When in Rome


February 11th, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 11 (ANI): American actress Kristen Bell is all set to star in When in Rome, which Mark Steven Johnson is directing for Disney.Mark is also the writer of the ... Read more...

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Internet users prefer information that match their pre-existing beliefs


January 25th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): In todays time, knowledge on any topic is just a click away. However, despite the overabundance of information available on the Internet, people pay more attention to data ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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