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KGB veteran shoots neighbour


August 29th, 2012 - 7:15 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 29 (IANS) An 81-year-old former officer of Russian intelligence agency KGB allegedly shot at a neighbour and another man after a petty dispute over a misplaced fence, RIA ... Read more...

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Man kills daughter because she didn’t smile at him


August 9th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) A man in New Zealand has been charged with murdering his two-year-old daughter after he allegedly threw her against a wall and then stomped on her ... Read more...

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Spanish football mourns Miki Roque’s death


June 25th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 25 (IANS) Spanish football is mourning the death of Betis defender Miguel 'Miki' Roque Farrero, who passed away as a result of bone cancer Sunday, aged just 23 ... Read more...

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Teacher saves students from bus, loses legs


May 14th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) A woman teacher in China lost both of her legs while trying to save students from an uncontrolled bus outside the school.Zhang Lili, a 29-year-old teacher ... Read more...

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Dog fetches phone, saves owner’s life


April 28th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) A dog saved the life of his owner who fell off the roof at his house in Britain. The animal fetched him a phone to call ... Read more...

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High fibre diets don’t protect gut health


January 24th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) High fibre diets, surprisingly, may not protect gut health, but they do heighten your chances of developing diverticulosis.The condition is characterised by small bulging pouches forming ... Read more...

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Baby born with two heads in Brazil


December 21st, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) A Brazilian woman has given birth to a baby with two heads.Maria de Nazare, gave birth by caesarean at a hospital in Anajas, in Brazil's northern ... Read more...

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Hugo Chavez calls doctor ‘a liar’ after saying he has 2 years left to live


October 28th, 2011 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
CARACAS, VENEZUELA (BNO NEWS) -- Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has described a doctor who claimed to be part of his former medical team as 'a big liar'. The doctor previously said Chavez ... Read more...

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Genes causing arthritis isolated


July 12th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 12 (IANS) In a breakthrough that could pave the way for better treatment of patients suffering from a painful form of arthritis, which fuses bones in the spine ... Read more...

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Shockwaves can heal broken bones


June 26th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) Those suffering from unyielding bone fractures faced a stark choice -- painful surgery, followed by months of rehabilitation or a lifetime of pain and immobility. But ... Read more...

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Skull of Mona Lisa model found?


May 28th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Florence, May 28 (IANS/AKI) Archaeologists in Italy's Florence city have uncovered a skeleton they believe could be the 500 year-old remains of the noblewoman who is believed to have posed ... Read more...

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Third generation contraceptive pills much riskier


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Tens of thousands of women should reconsider use of the so-called third generation contraceptive pill to reduce the risk of a potential blood clot. Women taking ... Read more...

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Obesity in postmenopausal women increases risk for fractures


March 26th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 26 (ANI): A new study has shown that postmenopausal obese women are almost as likely to fracture as non-obese women, and that poor mobility and increased risk of falls may ... Read more...

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UK man survives being dragged through 5-inch small gap


March 25th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): A factory worker in England survived after being dragged through a 5-inch gap in machinery.Matthew Lowe, who was working at Compass Engineering's factory at Barugh near Barnsley as ... Read more...

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Dangerous, deep blood clots should be treated aggressively: Docs


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): The American Heart Association is urging doctors to consider therapies in addition to blood thinners to treat certain patients with potentially dangerous blood clots that form in the ... Read more...

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Surgeons remove half of pelvis, save leg during bone cancer treatment


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 22 (ANI): Surgeons at UC San Diego Health System and Moores Cancer Center have successfully treated a rare bone cancer.During the surgery, doctors removed 50 percent of a patient's pelvis. ... Read more...

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Heating up pelvic nerves could halt premature ejaculation


March 16th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 16 (IANS) Heating up pelvic nerves could halt premature ejaculation and help prolong sex for men.The new therapy works by de-activating the nerve that transmits pleasure signals to ... Read more...

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Some patients with cerebral palsy have asymmetric pelvic bones: Study


March 10th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 10 (ANI): Most children with severe cerebral palsy have starkly asymmetric pelvic bones, Johns Hopkins Children's Center researchers have discovered.The newly identified misalignment can affect how surgeries of the pelvis, ... Read more...

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‘Heat therapy’ may help treat premature ejaculation


March 10th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 10 (ANI): Here's some good news for men who suffer from premature ejaculation - there's a new treatment on the horizon that uses 'heat therapy' to treat this often embarrassing ... Read more...

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Clinicians should carefully use X-rays on pregnant women, infants: Study


February 11th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): A new study has suggested that clinicians should be careful about using X-rays on pregnant women and infants because of the potential for a slight increase in the ... Read more...

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Kiwi ‘bra man’ charged with indecent assault


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 23 (ANI): A fake doctor who is known as the 'bra man' was charged with indecent assault by a court on Thursday.Owen Yaemes, who claimed to be a doctor of ... Read more...

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Risk of developing radiation-induced cancer may be lower than thought


December 2nd, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that the risk of developing radiation-induced cancer from computed tomography (CT) may be lower than previously thought.The researchers at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif. ... Read more...

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Canadian woman survives being cut in half to beat ‘untreatable’ bone cancer


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): A mother of two in Canada has become the first person to survive being cut in half after she was diagnosed with an "untreatable" form of bone cancer.Janis ... Read more...

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Paleolithic Funeral Feast Unearthed In Northern Israel


September 7th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientist working in a cave in northern Israel have come across a site where they have found remains of a 12000 year old feast. Initially the ... Read more...

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New Predatory Dinosaur Discovery in Romania:Balour Bondoc “Stocky Dragon”


August 31st, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a report in News.Discovery.com, the fossil of a new predatory dinosaur has been discovered in Romania, which dated back to the time when Romania ... Read more...

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Researchers Elated By Discovery Of New Predatory Dinosaur In Romania


August 31st, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Researchers have uncovered a new fossil in Romania which shows evidence of a new kind of predatory dinosaur that roamed the area almost ... Read more...

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Sofia Vergara misses boyfriend


August 31st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sofia Vergara has a great time at the Sunday's Emmy Awards ceremony as her show "Modern Family' bagged the trophy for the being the Outstanding comedy ... Read more...

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Brit teen survives after falling 90ft from apartment block in Spain


July 20th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): A British teenager, who survived a 90ft plunge from an apartment while on holiday in Spain, is said to be fighting for her life in hospital.Grace Ford, 17, ... Read more...

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Pelvic bones can identify skeleton’s gender


July 7th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 7 (IANS) Forensic scientists can tell the sex of skeletal remains by evaluating the size and shape of the pelvis or hip bone, says a study. "This technique is accurate, but ... Read more...

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Now, 3D technology to determine sex of skeletal remains


July 7th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): Researchers will now use three-dimensional imaging technology on human pelvic remains to determine the sex of the skeleton.The new technique is far more superior to traditional visual inspections.Dr. ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monroe’s X-Rays Sold For $45,000


June 29th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Legendary Hollywood actress late Marilyn Monroe has high demand even after almost five decades of her death. Few days back, the iconic pink gown of ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monroe’s Xrays & Michael Jackson’s Glove Sold At Auction


June 29th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At recent “Hollywood Legends” and “Music Icons” auctions which were held in Los Vegas, Nevada, Marilyn Monroe’s Xrays were sold as well as the glove from ... Read more...

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Australia coach grumpy over Kewell’s groin pains


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 3 (DPA) Australian football fans were told Thursday to stop worrying about striker Harry Kewell not overcoming a groin injury in time to play in the Socceroos' opening World Cup ... Read more...

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Woman dies after docs fail to spot toilet brush handle embedded in her bottom


May 19th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): A young woman is said to have died after doctors failed to spot a six-inch long toilet brush handle embedded in her buttock.The inquest was told, Cindy Corton, ... Read more...

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Statins cut risk of clot-related diseases


May 17th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 17 (ANI): People at risk for clot related diseases may benefit from cholesterol lowering drugs called statins, according to a new University of Connecticut study."Previous clinical studies have indicated statins ... Read more...

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