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Ikea’s racism row over employment of security guards


June 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Croydon, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Swedish company Ikea is now involved in a racism row after it employed a number of security officers to prevent “gypsies” from entering its car ... Read more...

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MCD briefs councillors on dengue, malaria


August 8th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Monday held a workshop to brief councillors on tackling vector-borne diseases such as dengue and malaria in the monsoon ... Read more...

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Cancer to be number one killer disease worldwide by 2025: Indian doctors


February 12th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Feb 12(ANI): Cancer is set to take over as the number one killer disease globally by 2025, doctors at the Indian Cancer Congress said on Saturday.Jitendra Kumar Singh, Secretary of ... Read more...

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Crawford ‘feels more confident about her body now than she did in her 20s’


February 11th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Cindy Crawford, who will turn 45 soon, has admitted that she feels more confident about her body now than she did in her 20s.The supermodel, who is ... Read more...

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New Study Links Dermatitis To Cancer Risk


June 28th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the results from a new health study, dermatitis may be linked to a greater risk of cancer. and people who have been diagnosed with atopic ... Read more...

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President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2011 Drug Control Budget up by 13.4%


February 2nd, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The Fiscal Year 2011 National Drug Control Budget proposed by the Obama administration would devote significant new resources to the prevention and treatment of drug abuse.These resources ... Read more...

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Crystal Harris: Party, Blogs And More


November 9th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov. 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American model, Crystal Harris has been blogging about the party that was held at the Playboy Mansion on the eve of Halloween. The playboy mansion ... Read more...

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People living in volcanic areas ‘at increased thyroid cancer risk’


November 6th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people living in volcanic areas may be at a higher risk of thyroid cancer.In the study, Gabriella Pellegriti, M.D., Ph.D., of the ... Read more...

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Indian enterprises face data loss risk: Study


November 5th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Nov 5 (IANS) Increasing use of IT infrastructure by Indian enterprises to enhance productivity and expand operations in a competitive environment has led to growing security risks such as ... Read more...

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Five dengue cases reported in Nainital


September 22nd, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital, Sep. 22 (ANI): At least five cases of dengue have been reported from Nanital district of Uttarakhand on Tuesday.Dengue fever that is transmitted by the bite of an Aedes mosquito is ... Read more...

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Why homosexual men fail to access vital services despite being high HIV risk group


July 20th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): A review written by University of Oxford experts highlights the fact that despite being a high risk group for HIV infection, homosexual men often fail to access vital ... Read more...

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China says it is not the origin of the global swine flu outbreak


April 30th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr.30 (ANI): The Chinese government has rejected as "groundless" foreign reports labeling the country as the origin of the swine flu outbreak.According to the reports, dead pigs found in Fuqing, Fujian ... Read more...

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Breakthrough discovery in fight against malaria


February 5th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): Scientists have identified specific mosquito genes associated with resistance to a common class of insecticide, which could pave the way for developing new target in fight against ... Read more...

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Workers exposed to lead show more cognitive problems as they grow old


January 12th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Adults exposed to lead at work are likely to develop cognitive problems when they grow older, according to a new study.For the study, the researchers analysed the ... Read more...

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New species of bacteria found in human mouth


August 11th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Researchers at King''s College London Dental Institute have discovered a new species of bacteria in the mouth - a finding that could help scientists to understand tooth ... Read more...

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New bacteria found in human mouth


August 11th, 2008 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) A new species of bacteria discovered in the mouth can help scientists understand tooth decay and gum disease and enable them devise better treatment, according to a report. ... Read more...

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Deadliest malaria cases on the rise in Britain (Re-issue)


July 6th, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): There has been a significant increase in the number of malaria cases reported in Britain over the past 20 years, say researchers.According to a Health Protection ... Read more...

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Specific immunotherapy may work for people with allergies


June 12th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Specific immune therapy could work for many people with allergies, according to the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care.The Institute has reviewed the ... Read more...

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E-course to prevent hearing loss at workplace


May 28th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, May 28 (IANS) A Canadian institute has developed a unique e-course to prevent hearing loss at workplace. The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), which is based at Hamilton ... Read more...

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China confirms bird flu outbreak in Tibet


April 8th, 2008 - 10:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): China's Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) has confirmed an outbreak of bird flu at a farm in a Tibet Autonomous Region village. The testing of 268 dead chickens at ... Read more...

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A woman’s extraordinary zeal to fight AIDS


March 16th, 2008 - 10:06 am ICT by admin
(Feature) By Imran Khan Bochha (Bihar), March 16 (IANS) Ragini Devi, a Bihar villager, was once selected as an "Asadharan Mahila", or extraordinary woman, for helping empower women. Rightly so, since she seems to ... Read more...

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China to draw up HIV/AIDS prevention policy for gays


February 20th, 2008 - 10:40 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, Feb 20 (Xinhua) China will come up with a special HIV/AIDS prevention policy this year to combat the rising incidence of the infection in the gay population of the country, the ... Read more...

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