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Euro zone democracy: Market forces over people’s power? (Comment)


November 25th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Democracy may be an unfinished project, but can its imperfections be an excuse for Euro zone oligarchs to dismiss two elected governments?In the case of Greece, they added extra pressure to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cheers! Today is International beer day


August 5th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beer lovers around the world will have the perfect excuse to gulp down some chilled cans and bottles on the 5th of August. The day has been declared International Beer Day by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mercury dips in Delhi, rains expected (Lead)


June 18th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Temperature remained below the season's average in Delhi Saturday, a day after showers cooled the capital. The Met office has forecast more rains over ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Macca to rock London, Liverpool ahead of Christmas


December 7th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): Paul McCartney is set to hit his smallest gigs in a decade just before Christmas in London and Liverpool.Macca could easily sell out a few arena dates ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fly to Senegal, stay in Dubai for free


June 25th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 25 (IANS/WAM) Passengers flying to the Senegalese capital city of Dakar on Emirates airlines will get to stay at a Dubai hotel for free, which authorities call a "welcome break" ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Jesse James alleges that he is a ‘child-abuse’ victim


May 27th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sandra Bullock’s estranged husband has found the perfect excuse for his cheating ways and his infidelities. In an interview on Nightline, he alleged that he is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chocolates ‘can reduce stress’


November 25th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): A new study on rats has provided people worldwide the perfect excuse to grab a choco bar: eating chocolate can reduce stress.The study, conducted by Australian scientists, showed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dark chocolate ‘a good stress buster’


November 12th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 12 (ANI): An Indian-origin researcher has provided people worldwide the perfect excuse to grab a choco bar: eating dark chocolate every day can reduce stress.The study published online in ACS' ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Outspoken pupils perform better


September 4th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 4 (ANI): A new study has given kids the perfect excuse to throw traditional classroom adage "Sit quietly then teacher will begin" out of the window: Outspoken children learn more.Edinburgh ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jaswant episode demonstrates BJP’s lack of evolution (Comment)


August 20th, 2009 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya It is tempting to describe Jaswant Singh's unceremonious expulsion from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as a glaring example of the culture of intolerance of independence of thought that ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chewing gum can boost teens’ academic performance


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): A new study has given students the perfect excuse to chew gum in classrooms: the "mouth-exerciser" can boost academic performance of teenagers.That's the conclusion of a new research ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Menstrual cycles ignite women’s ’shopping spree’ desire


March 30th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): Scientists have provided women the perfect excuse for extravagant shopping: a new study has linked ladies' much-loved activity to menstrual cycles.Hertfordshire University researchers believe that women are more ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Posh Spice in danger of Silvio Berlusconi trap?


December 14th, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 14 (ANI): Victoria Beckham is in danger of being wooed by Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who is known for his reputation with the ladies, according to a source.The Italian ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Why being fat is actually good for you


October 30th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): A new research has given chubby people the perfect excuse to go ahead and gorge on their favourite sweets in the festive season: fat cells in the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Government hurting Hindu sentiments on Ram Setu: BJP (Lead)


October 15th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday criticised the Congress-led government for contending before the Supreme Court that the Ram Setu was not integral to the Hindu ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Distractions at work can actually help you solve problems


October 14th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): American psychologists have given employees the perfect excuse for the much desired tea breaks or 15-minute time out the study has found that distractions in the workplace ... Read more...

Posted in World |

This is why we get addicted to alcohol


September 10th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Sussex have provided the perfect excuse for downing a drink or two alcohol helps in remembering the good things and forget the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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