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Russia may let top officials serve till 70

September 5th, 2012 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin has submitted to parliament a bill allowing top officials to stay in office until they are 70 years old."In order to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Doctor penalised for removing patient’s testicles

June 14th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 14 (IANS) A private doctor who removed the testicles of a patient without his consent or knowledge has been directed by the Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) to ... Read more...

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Russian journalists assaulted

May 4th, 2012 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Three newspaper journalists were attacked by several unidentified people in a drunken brawl in a central Russian city.Police started an investigation Thursday into the attack ... Read more...

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British doctors want ban on smoking in cars

November 16th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) Doctors in Britain have called for a ban on smoking in cars, claiming it exposes people to 23 times more toxins than found in pubs.A report ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Women medical researchers paid less than men

March 31st, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 31 (IANS) Women engaged in medical research receive lower levels of compensation than male counterparts, even at the upper levels of academic and professional accomplishment, says a new study. The results ... Read more...

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Hallyday Will Not Go Back To France

March 4th, 2009 - 12:08 am ICT by GD
Yesteryears' French rock star Johnny Hallyday has said he will not leave Switzerland even if the country abolishes attractive tax breaks for the super-rich.Hallyday said, "I don't mind paying taxes, but ... Read more...

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Water-cooler gossip can prove helpful in testing business ideas

January 6th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that water-cooler gossip can prove very helpful in testing business ideas. The researchers behind the study are of the opinion that the ... Read more...

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Most new lawmakers in Bangladesh are businessmen

January 4th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 4 (IANS) About 160 new lawmakers in Bangladesh are businessmen, marking a near-doubling of their presence from 84 in the eighth parliament, going by the statements they have filed before ... Read more...

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Maken promises more sops to survive court sealing

April 29th, 2008 - 11:33 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A day after the Supreme Court ruled that no third floor would be allowed in commercial areas in the city, Minister of State for Urban Development Ajay ... Read more...

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