perception

Kerala a friendly place for manufacturing units: Apollo Tyres


September 13th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 13 (IANS) Contrary to general perception, Kerala is a friendly place to locate manufacturing units, Apollo Tyres Chairman Onkar S. Kanwar said Thursday.He said labour unions in the ... Read more...

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Industry, fans warmer to me than before: Shiney Ahuja (Interview)


August 26th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Shiney Ahuja is calmer and introspective after his unforeseen tryst behind the bars - and that's because the actor strongly believes in learning out ... Read more...

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Vivid memories retain freshness over decades


August 21st, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 21 (IANS) Do you recall memories from long ago as if they happened yesterday, yet you can't think of what you ate for dinner last night? It's a ... Read more...

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Taylor Swift avoids internet gossip


August 15th, 2012 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 15 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift avoids all stories about her on the internet. If she sees something about her life or music on the web, she clicks ... Read more...

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‘Heroine’ dialogue on Dubai not meant to demean anyone: Bhandarkar


August 6th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Director Madhur Bhandarkar has come out in the open about the controversy over "Heroine" trailer and says they did not mean to demean anyone."We have ... Read more...

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Brain sees men and women differently: Study


July 26th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Our brains process images differently depending on which gender we are looking at - regardless of whether we are men or women, a study has found.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Omar disagrees with army over Kashmir situation perception


July 19th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday reacted sharply to a statement by a senior Indian Army officer that the situation in the state is ... Read more...

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Looking left or right not linked to lying, says study


July 12th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) The popular notion that looking towards the right suggests lying, while the reverse eye movement indicates telling the truth, may not be true, says a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Deco praises Seedorf’s Brazil move


July 5th, 2012 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 4 (IANS) Former Portugal international midfielder Deco said Clarence Seedorf's arrival in Rio de Janeiro will change the world's perception of Brazilian football.Seedorf agreed to ... Read more...

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‘Barfi’ not a silent film, says Anurag Basu


July 4th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Basu says his forthcoming movie 'Barfi', which got dealyed for several reasons, may have disabled characters in lead but it is not a ... Read more...

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Director Abhishek Kapoor doesn’t believe in weekend business


June 28th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) From silver and golden jubilees, the business of Bollywood films has shrunk to the first three days collections at the box office, and filmmakers ... Read more...

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Enough of sequels, comedies for Riteish!


June 27th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) He is the quintessential comic actor of Hindi films but now Riteish Deshmukh, whose sequel to "Masti" will soon go on the floors, says he ... Read more...

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No ‘Golmaal’ for now: Rohit Shetty


June 25th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) Director Rohit Shetty, who shares the success of his films with his team, says he has put on hold his plans to make a fourth ... Read more...

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Prachi happy to play her age in ‘I, Me Aur Main’


June 24th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) " 'I, Me Aur Main' is a perfect opportunity for me to change people's perceptions about me," says Prachi Desai who will be seen playing ... Read more...

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Dakssh Ajit Singh to enter ‘Chhal Sheh Aur Maat’


June 18th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) After playing a homosexual on the small screen, actor Dakssh Ajit Singh will now be seen as a short-tempered guy in "Chhal Sheh Aur Maat". He ... Read more...

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Northeast states review region’s industrial progress


June 13th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 13 (IANS) The North East Industrial and Investment Policy (NEIIP) group Wednesday began a two-day meet here with central government representatives for a review of the ... Read more...

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Emraan open to item songs, says he’ll do it differently


June 12th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 12 (IANS) Emraan Hashmi says he is all ready to do an item number, but it has to be different from the rest."The conventional item numbers are very ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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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Currency goes up and down in market economy, says PM


May 23rd, 2012 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) With a steep fall in value of rupee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said that in a market economy currency goes up and down ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China no threat to India, says Pallam Raju


May 19th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallam Raju Saturday said India did not face a threat from China and that no country could take India ... Read more...

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Security concerns over Pakistan exaggerated: Gilani


May 12th, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday asked British investors to focus on Pakistan and not to be overly concerned about the "exaggerated perception" about security ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Efron’s excitement over kissing scenes


April 17th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 17 (IANS) Actor Zac Efron says he was excited at the prospect of kissing Taylor Schilling while shooting for "The Lucky One"."I looked forward to those scenes ... Read more...

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Pakistan world view clouded by India threat: US


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Pakistan's world view is clouded by a perception that they are threatened by India resulting in very mixed messages from Islamabad on fighting terrorism, according to ... Read more...

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Dad doesn’t want to return to films: Tusshar


March 30th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Actor Tusshar Kapoor is keen to work with his father, yesteryears star Jeetendra, but says his dad is not interested in making a comeback in ... Read more...

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Never think about your past with anger


March 27th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) People remembering their past with negative memories are more likely to fall ill, suggests a study.According to the University of Granada's study, people's attitude to the ... Read more...

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Kim wants to destroy Kris Humphries!


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 22 (IANS) Basketball star Kris Humphries' lawyers claim that his former wife Kim Kardashian is trying to damage his reputation.In a statement by Kris' lawyer, which was ... Read more...

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I’ve made mistakes, but satisfied overall: Tusshar Kapoor


March 8th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) His father Jeetendra was a yesteryears icon, while his sister Ekta is fondly called a TV czarina, but Tusshar Kapoor is stil struggling to ... Read more...

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Hungry people are fixated on food


March 6th, 2012 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Paris, March 6 (IANS) Hungry people seem to be fixated on food, seeing food-related words more clearly than people who have just eaten, says a new research.Psychologists have known for ... Read more...

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Hungry people are fixated on food


March 6th, 2012 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Paris, March 6 (IANS) Hungry people seem to be fixated on food, seeing food-related words more clearly than people who have just eaten, says a new research.Psychologists have known for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Madeleine Grant criticized for her strategy to win the librarian contest


March 5th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Oxford University student has been criticized for trying to win a union contest using sexist approach. The 19-year-old undergraduate bared her chest in her campaign to ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Sibal launches book on poetry


March 2nd, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Cabinet minister Kapil Sibal Friday launched his new book 'My World Within' at World Book Fair amidst much fanfare.Sibal said the book, a collection of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BCCI steps in to sort out Dhoni-Sehwag differences


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Indian cricket board had to finally step in Thursday and asked India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his deputy Virender Sehwag to patch-up ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fearing something magnifies its hold on you


February 23rd, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) The more you fear a spider, the bigger it insect will seem to be. Simply told, fearing something only magnifies its hold on you and distracts ... Read more...

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Vodafone Group’s quarterly India revenue grows 6.3 percent


February 9th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Britain-based telecom firm Vodafone Group Thursday reported a 6.3 percent rise in its India revenue at 1.02 billion pounds ($1.62 billion) for the quarter ... Read more...

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Love to scratch your back? Here’s why


January 29th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) An itch can be the most vexing when it occurs on your ankles or your back, also providing the greatest relief when the particular part is ... Read more...

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