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Wine, beer doubles mouth cancer risk


February 5th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Drinking two large glasses of wine or two strong pints of beer a day triples the risk of developing mouth cancer, Daily Mail reported Sunday.Drinking over ... Read more...

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Pattinson rents home with Stewart


November 24th, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Real-life couple Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are renting a luxurious apartment in west London together.The couple, who play on-screen lovers Edward Cullen and Bella Swan ... Read more...

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When Mahie got drunk on ‘Sahib Biwi…’ sets


September 21st, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Actress Mahie Gill, who plays an alcoholic in "Sahib Biwi Aur Gangster", gulped a few pints of vodka to get into her character, but she ... Read more...

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Wills-Kat slap ‘ban on beer’ for their royal wedding reception


April 23rd, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 23 (ANI): Its official. Guests have been banned from drinking beer at Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding reception.The prospect of guests downing pints has been deemed unsuitable ... Read more...

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Goa taverns go high on World Cup final


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 2 (IANS) In one-dayers, a drinks break may come twice in every innings, but in Goa, drink breaks beckoned from every corner Saturday as the India-Sri Lanka cricket ... Read more...

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Brit girl, 15, drinks 152 units of alcohol every week, insists she’s no alcoholic


February 16th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A schoolgirl in Britain, who drinks 26 pints of cider, ten cans of lager and almost a bottle of vodka every week, has insisted that she is not ... Read more...

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Brit girls as young as 11 are binge drinking as much as boys


January 29th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): A survey has found that British girls as young as 11 are binge drinking as much as boys.According to the NHS figures, those who use alcohol are knocking ... Read more...

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Middle-class women ‘more than twice as likely to drink heavily’


January 28th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Officials figures show that middle-class women in UK are more than twice as likely to drink heavily as those on lower incomes.Some 43 per cent of women whose ... Read more...

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Britons bought more beer at shops than pubs


January 25th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Britons bought more beer from supermarkets to consume at home than they did at pubs and bars in the run-up to Christmas last year.Some 3.58 million barrels ... Read more...

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Hic! In high spirits at Jaipur lit fest (Notes from Litfest)


January 25th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohita Nagpal Jaipur, Jan 25 (IANS) Some 500 bottles of wine, over 800 pints of beer, 500 vodka bottles and more than 500 whiskey bottles! Free booze flowed from every corner at ... Read more...

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A treat for Prince William on New Year’s - Queen’s cider


January 1st, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): Soon-to be-married Prince William was given a special festive treat to unwind himself after working on Christmas Day-the Queen's cider.The 28-year-old spent Boxing Day at Sandringham in ... Read more...

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World’s fattest mum eats 30,000-calorie Christmas feast in single sitting


December 27th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): A woman in the US, who won the title of the world's fattest mum, had a 30,000-calories Christmas feast in one two-hour sitting.Donna Simpson, from New Jersey, is ... Read more...

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Paul Pierce Steers Boston Celtics To Win Game Against New York Knicks


December 16th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul Pierce was undoubtedly the star player of last night's match between the Boston Celtics and the New York Knicks held at the Madison Square Garden, New ... Read more...

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More girls than boys being hospitalised for drinking in UK


October 23rd, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): A UK survey has revealed that more girls than boys are being increasingly hospitalised for drinking.The charity, Alcohol Concern, found that 13 girls were admitted from A&E to ... Read more...

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Students more responsible drinkers than adult workers


October 8th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Students seem to be more responsible drinkers than young adult workers. They are more likely to drink less and are less likely to find it acceptable to ... Read more...

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Brain stroke turns drunkard into teetotaller


October 1st, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) A Briton, who was a drunkard, was transformed into a teetotaller after a brain haemorrhage. The change was so dramatic that his long-suffering girlfriend even agreed to marry ... Read more...

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Brit man on dance drug dies after downing pint of vodka in 4 seconds


September 30th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A Brit drinker who had taken the dance drug mephedrone died after downing a pint of vodka in four seconds, an inquest heard.Richard Davies swallowed the spirits in ... Read more...

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Brit pensioner who has smoked 292,000 ciggies celebrates 100th b’day


September 25th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): A British chain smoker has celebrated his 100th birthday, despite smoking nearly 300,000 cigarettes and sipping a glass of whisky a day.Old soldier Arthur Langran - who survived ... Read more...

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Most Brit women become strippers to pay for their degrees


September 9th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 9 (ANI): A study has revealed that most of the women who have taken up stripping in clubs have done it just so they can pay for their degrees.The study, ... Read more...

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Finland named ‘World’s Best Country’


August 19th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 19 (ANI): Finland has been named "Best Country In The World'.The most sparsely populated country in Europe is celebrating after being given the title by Newsweek magazine.The country was ... Read more...

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Scientific breakthrough in creating synthetic blood


August 17th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Scientists have created red blood cells for the first time from spare IVF embryos cells in Britain as part of a multi-million pound project to manufacture synthetic blood ... Read more...

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Kinky Brit computer engineer dies after sex stunt with tree


August 10th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): A British computer engineer has died after he tied himself naked to a tree with a cord wrapped around his penis.Kevin Kirkland, 44, is said to have used ... Read more...

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British cattle factory to house 8,000 cows


August 6th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) An ambitious plan to set up a 50-million-pound cattle factory, where over 8,000 cows will be milked around the clock, has been unveiled in Britain. First of its ... Read more...

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‘Blood transfusion can raise heart attack risk’


August 3rd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Concerns are being voiced that while blood transfusions have saved lives, they may have also taken some. Recent studies suggest a blood transfusion during surgery increases the patient's risk ... Read more...

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Brit firm launches world’s strongest beer at $762 a bottle


July 23rd, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 23 (ANI): A British firm has launched a 110 proof beer, which is the world's strongest, selling it at 762 dollars per bottle.The blond Belgian ale, named The End ... Read more...

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Brit bakery creates world’s biggest cream scone


July 20th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): A bakery in Britain has smashed the record for the world's biggest cream scone.It took 24 hours to create the 6ft wide 18ins thick scone, which consists of ... Read more...

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Lancastrian milkman picks up Gujarati while dealing with Asian customers


July 13th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): A Lancastrian milkman has learned to speak Gujarati while dealing with his Asian customers who can't talk in English.John Jimmy Mather, 69, first delivered pints in 1960 and ... Read more...

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Beer tasting while keeping sane not the ‘best job in the world’


June 20th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): Jon Elks, a Brit beer taster with Carlsberg, says there is a more serious side to his calling even though he believes it is the 'world's best job'. ... Read more...

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WC soccer mania to make Brit footie fans 10lbs fatter


June 10th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): As football fever grips fans across the world, Brit soccer aficionados are set to put on nearly 10lbs each during the World Cup, a new study reveals.Men ... Read more...

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‘The Code’ offers boozers a chance to kick the bottle for good


June 2nd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): A British company is providing a five-day last-ditch treatment to people wanting to kick the bottle.The Sunderland-based Aluston Health Ltd, founded by former heavy drinkers, Russell Hughes, ... Read more...

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South African brewers launch “military operation” to avert World Cup beer crisis!


May 31st, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, May 31(ANI): South African brewers are urgently trying to avert a beer crisis in the country after it emerged that fans may drink about 17 million pints during next month's ... Read more...

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Beer drinking in Oz hits 60-year low, quality not quantity the issue


May 29th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 29 (ANI): Australian beer consumption has hit a 60-year low as part of a shift from quantity to quality, experts say.The Daily Telegraph reports that beer consumption in the country ... Read more...

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8 cops nab drunken disabled man driving 3mph mobility scooter!


May 26th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): A disabled British man driving a 3mph mobility scooter had eight cops come after him after he ignored an officer who was trying to stop him for drink-driving. ... Read more...

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Girl banned from every pub in Britain reveals all


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 23 (ANI): Jobless Laura Hall, 20, the girl banned from every pub in Britain, has for the first time talked about her shocking scale of drinking - eight pints of ... Read more...

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1 in 10 Brits consumes 20 pints in an evening


April 20th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20 (ANI): A study has found that extreme alcohol consumption in Britain is very much prevalent, with one in ten revellers drinking more than 40 units of alcohol in an ... Read more...

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