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After automobiles, Germany woos India with wines


August 8th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) After luxury automobiles, high-end technology and Black Forest cakes and pastries, Germany is set to woo India with a select range of white and ... Read more...

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Chocolate free kick or kolaveri di? Sweet makeover for sandesh (Feature, With Images)


March 19th, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 19 (IANS) Like soccer, it gives a sweet kick. Like kolaveri di, the Tamil song gone viral on the net, it's a rage. Born and reborn in new ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Go Indian to sell in India: Management guru Arindam Chaudhuri


August 28th, 2011 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Domino's asked "Hungry Kya" and McDonald's appealed to the Indian palate by abandoning beef and introducing aloo tikki burgers - examples to prove that ... Read more...

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Britain to conduct first voicebox transplant


June 20th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Experts in Britain will perform the country's first voicebox transplant, third in the world, but are not sure what the patient will sound like after the ... Read more...

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Now have vodka ‘Masala Marke’!


May 13th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Vodka just got a desi twist! Leading vodka brand Smirnoff has launched a new "Masala Marke" pack, complete with a vodka bottle, a bottle of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

There’s lots of extra-terrestrial sex in ‘Outcasts’, says Eric Mabius


February 8th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Fen 8 (ANI): 'Ugly Betty' star Eric Mabius is going gaga over his new sci-if series 'Outcasts' and has warned that there's lots of extra-terrestrial sex.The 39-year-old plays the lead in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

After Love, Sex Aur Dhokha, It’s Raginni MMS !


December 7th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 7, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Following the worldwide success of Love Sex Aur Dhokha, the Balaji Telefilms-owned owned Alt Entertainment, has announced its next controversial film, Raginni MMS.A sensuous paranormal thriller, ... Read more...

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Paranthas, Punjabi dishes a hit at Games Village


October 10th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Foreign athletes at the Commonwealth Games Village are taking a fancy towards paranthas, pastas and Punjabi dishes, says Village executive chef Jatinder Uppal."Foreign athletes have taken a ... Read more...

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Chocolate covered scorpions ticking many a palate in Edinburgh


October 10th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): A range of insect-based food products, including worm crisps, chocolate covered scorpions, and toasted ants, has been launched in Harvey Nichols' Edinburgh store.The unusual range, priced from 2.95 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Delhi sweeps aside fuss, gets set to launch CWG


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Delhi Commonwealth Games organizers are banking on combining the glitz of Bollywood with the aura and colour of India's ancient culture to offset the miserable build-up to ... Read more...

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Obama listens to Lil Wayne and Nas on his iPod


September 30th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has revealed that music to him is a great source of enjoyment and he listens to rappers Lil Wayne and Nas on his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Teeth took 400m yrs to evolve to allow us to eat the way we do today


September 19th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Peter Ungar's book, titled 'Mammal Teeth: Origin, Evolution, and Diversity', examines the tension between the feeder and food, which also evolved ways to minimize the chances of being consumed.Developing teeth meant ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

South Indian bread tickling many a palate in China


August 31st, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 31(ANI): A south Indian man is selling Indian delicacies on the streets of Chongqing and is also minting money from it.Shakti Kumar, a native of Chennai, moved to Chongqing ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Michelle Obama says she can’t stand beets


August 5th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 05 (ANI): Michelle Obama has revealed that she can't stand beets and that she does an occasional dietary "cleanse" to clear her palate.The First Lady also said that there are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

First full-face transplant patient displays new look after surgery


July 27th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by BNO News
BARCELONA, SPAIN (BNO NEWS) – A Spanish man who underwent the world's first full face transplant has revealed his new look after the March 20 surgery in the Vall d´Hebron hospital ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Why some people find it harder to give up salt


June 17th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Struggling to cut salt out of your diet? Well, blame your genes then, says a new study.Scientists suggest that some people are genetically predisposed to have a harder ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘I Am Legend’ Alternate Ending


June 6th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The top grossing film, 'I Am Legend', has once again been released on DVD and Blu Ray, but this time, with a difference.The DVD release ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spain hands down 1,000-year terms to bombers


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 22 (IANS/EFE) Spain's National Court has handed down sentences of more than 1,000 years each to three members of a terrorist group found responsible for a 2006 bombing that left ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Arizona inmate sentenced for brutally attacking corrections officer


May 19th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – An Arizona inmate was sentenced for attacking a corrections officer who sustained permanent injuries, prosecutors said Tuesday.Leonard Fisher, 24, of Parker, Arizona, punched an on-duty corrections officer ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

The secret behind Indian-origin Masterchef champs’ win


April 29th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): Dhruv Baker, 2010 Masterchef winner, beat off tough competition with his Indian-influenced take on Western dishes.Baker, who left his job as a sales director for a career in ... Read more...

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World’s first full face transplant carried out in Spain


April 23rd, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) The world's first full face transplant has been carried out in Spain, a team of doctors has claimed. The Telegraph Friday reported that the operation took place on a ... Read more...

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Docs in Spain perform world’s first full face transplant


April 23rd, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
London, April 23 (ANI): A team of over 30 doctors in Spain has performed the world's first full face transplant.The operation was conducted at Barcelona's Vall d'Hebron University Hospital on a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Throat implant may help cure snoring


March 24th, 2010 - 6:22 am ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) Scientists from John Hopkins University have developed a throat implant that could stop snorers from having a restless night and give their partners some good night's sleep. The device ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Sienna Miller loves having Indian curry on London streets


February 7th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 7 (ANI): Actress Sienna Miller loves to dig into Indian curry when she gets a chance.The 28-year-old star confessed she loves to spice up her palate when she is ... Read more...

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Girls who drink beer “turn on” men more than those who opt for wine


January 7th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Men get more impressed with girls who opt for beer or lager instead of a glass of wine or other more "girlie" drinks, a new UK survey has ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Christie’s eyes world record with Rembrandt


December 5th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): A new world record for a Rembrandt is expected to be set at Christie's when a 1658 painting by the Dutch painter sells for up to 25 million ... Read more...

Posted in World |

This August Comedy is King on MAX


August 7th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Laugh your way through August! MAX, the Premium Movies and Special Events Channel is all set to make you laugh this August. With a series of laughter riots, MAX is determined ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tron Legacy: Disney Unveils Tron Sequel Title


July 24th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
Comic- con 2009 saw entertainment enthusiasts being offered something to suit every palate. Lovers of sci-fi in particular were not disappointed in the very least, with Disney not failing to deliver as ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cool male camels corner most females


July 17th, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 17 (IANS) When they want sex, male camels just have to stay cool. This ability to drop their body temperature may help them last longer in rutting displays, says Gordon ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Earliest land vertebrates were more diverse than believed


July 7th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A new study of ancient fossils has determined that the earliest land vertebrates, also known as tetrapods, were more diverse than we could possibly imagine.The study was ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First US near-total face transplant recipient unveils results of her surgery


May 6th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 6 (ANI): Forty-six-year-old Connie Culp, a shotgun attack victim who was the first person in the U.S. to receive a near-total face transplant, has unveiled the results of her surgery.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lincoln’s favorite dish was Chicken Fricassee


February 17th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
This year the American's celebrated Abraham Lincoln, their 16th President's 200th birthday. Lincoln, born February 12, 1809, among the most admired and consequential American leaders and some place him at the top ... Read more...

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Coca Cola launches Fanta Apple nationally


February 2nd, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) After successfully introducing it in southern markets last year, beverage giant Coca Cola India Monday launched its fruit-flavoured soft drink 'Fanta Apple' nationally.The drink was initially ... Read more...

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Five proteins may pave way for highly accurate blood test to predict heart attack


November 10th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 10 (ANI): Johns Hopkins researchers have uncovered a set of five proteins in blood, which they believe may lay the basis for a highly accurate early warning test to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kapil Devs Kaptain’’s Retreat wows food lovers


October 13th, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil SharmaChandigarh, Oct 13 (ANI): A sumptuous meal among cricketing memorabilia is quite an unforgettable experience. And if one has on board cricketing legend Kapil Dev, the event becomes doubly ... Read more...

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