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Climate change threatens largest sea turtles


July 2nd, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Climate change could nearly wipe out the leatherback turtles, the largest on earth, which grow up to a length of seven feet and weigh 900 ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Harvard Asian-American discrimination probe ends


February 24th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) US civil rights investigators have closed an investigation into whether Harvard and Princeton universities discriminate against Asian Americans in admissions after an Indian-American student withdrew his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian-American student triggers Harvard probe


February 3rd, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 3 (IANS) A complaint from an Indian-American student who was near the top of his high school class but was rejected by both Harvard and Princeton universities has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brain part failure promotes dehumanising behaviour


December 19th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) A brain part tied to social interaction might prompt a person to commit horrific atrocities, especially if it becomes dysfunctional. This flaw also may help explain ... Read more...

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Most women prefer men with feminine shaped faces: Study


April 25th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): A new study claims that men with feminine faces will be luckier in love as more women are attracted to them than masculine men.According to the research by ... Read more...

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Feminine looks in men more likely to be hit with women


April 25th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Men with feminine faces will be luckier in love as more women are attracted to them. Most women prefer men with more feminine shaped faces and ... Read more...

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Environmentalist Smitu Kothari dies of cardiac arrest


March 23rd, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Smitu Kothari, 59, one of India's leading social and environmental activists, died of a cardiac arrest early Monday at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Kothari was ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Storage breakthrough brings quantum computers closer to reality


October 23rd, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Scientists have now made it possible to store information inside the nucleus of an atoma breakthrough that has paved the way for a quantum computer which could ... Read more...

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