pieces of the puzzle

Human foot and hand mailed to Vancouver schools

June 6th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vancouver, June 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Packages containing human foot and hands were mailed to schools in Vancouver. Police officials are investigating the case and they are yet to ascertain whether these packages ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

U.S. police re-open investigation into 1981 death of actress Natalie Wood

November 18th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on late Thursday evening confirmed it has re-opened the investigation into the 1981 drowning death of actress Natalie Wood.A statement from ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Toxin that plays key role in triggering Parkinson’s disease identified

February 11th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Scientists have found evidence that a toxin produced by the brain is responsible for the series of cellular events that lead to Parkinson's disease.After research in an animal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Karun to test with GP2 teams

November 26th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 26 (IANS) Karun Chandhok will get back behind the wheel of a race car this week here following his first season in the Formula 1 World Championship.Chandhok will ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Secrets of our minds

August 27th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
By Anita ThomasNeuropsychologists and Neurocriminologist study the brains of serial killers and new brain scans reveal that they could be natural born killers. ABC Primetime goes deep into the minds of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dino find may explain evolution of largest land animals ever to walk Earth

March 2nd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Scientists have discovered the remains of a new herbivorous sauropod dinosaur near the world-famous Carnegie Quarry in Dinosaur National Monument, US, which may help explain the evolution of ... Read more...

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s DNA could pave way for medical cures

February 18th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 18 (ANI): Four Kalahari Desert bushmen and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, from the ethnic Bantu group of southern Africa, have helped discover the first indigenous DNA sequence.Dr Vanessa Hayes of the ... Read more...

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Hilary Swank’s “Amelia” Earhart Set To Premiere In October

August 3rd, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by GD
It is widely known that Hilary Swank is going to be acting out the role of Amelia Earhart in the bio pic "Amelia". The movie is scheduled to be released on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dragonfly species found to fly 12,000 miles between India and Africa

July 21st, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): A species of dragonfly flies may hold record for the longest migration of any insect, for an expert says that they fly an amazing 12,000 miles between India ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Buchanan may be roped in by ECB for a larger role

July 7th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) After completing his short-term consultancy work, former Australian coach John Buchanan is likely to be retained by the England cricket board for a larger role. The 56-year-old, who coached ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gamma-ray burst may have caused mass extinction 440 million years ago

April 4th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 4 (ANI): A new study has suggested that a brilliant burst of gamma rays may have caused a mass extinction event on Earth 440 million years ago, and a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pakistan needs to do more: Boucher

January 8th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) A day after Pakistan accepted the nationality of the lone Mumbai attacker in Indian custody, US Assistant Secretary of State for Central and South Asia Richard Boucher ... Read more...

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Mumbai attackers linked to Pakistan: Boucher

January 7th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad/ New Delhi, Jan.7 (ANI): United States Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Richard Boucher, on Wednesday said those involved in the Mumbai terror attacks have links ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Origin of Mumbai attack was Pakistan: US

January 7th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (IANS) The US has reiterated that Nov 26 Mumbai terrorist attacks originated from Pakistan, but wants New Delhi and Islamabad to work together to bring those responsible to justice ... Read more...

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Mumbai attackers had links to Pakistani soil: US

January 6th, 2009 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 6 (IANS) Stating it was "clear" that the Mumbai attackers had "links that lead to Pakistani soil", senior US diplomat Richard Boucher Monday evening said Pakistan and India should cooperate ... Read more...

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Lawson flies home with mixed memories

October 31st, 2008 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 31 (IANS) Sacked Pakistani coach Geoff Lawson Friday flew out of Pakistan to his home at Sydney with mixed memories. The former Australian pacer is happy to be at ... Read more...

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Biggest space telescope to study planet forming cosmic dust

February 2nd, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 2 (ANI): Astronomers would get to study icy cosmic dust, which is the raw building material for planets like our own, using the biggest space telescope ever built aboard the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Researchers characterize missing link in a heart disease pathway

December 23rd, 2007 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Michigan have helped distinguish a previously unknown link in the chain of biochemical reactions implicated in some forms of heart disease.A team ... Read more...

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