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Online gambling big hit with people


January 19th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 19 (IANS) Online gambling is becoming a big hit with people because of its easy availability and convenience."Overall, the research showed internet gamblers were not more likely to ... Read more...

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The Hoff crab named after David Hasselhoff


January 4th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) UK scientists have named a new crab specie The Hoff crab because of its hairy chest. This is the first time that the specie has been ... Read more...

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People having social groups stay healthy


September 11th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): If you are part of a social group, your are more likely to stay away from conditions like stroke, dementia and even the common cold.Well, new research by ... Read more...

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War talks can boost older adults’ mental health


September 11th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 11 (ANI): Encouraging elderly to talk about old times can actually improve their memory and limit effects of dementia, finds a new study.The research team led by Professor Catherine Haslam, ... Read more...

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Santhi Soundarajan stripped of medal over gender


August 21st, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 21 (IBNS) In the wake of current controversy over Caster Semenya’s gender verification, commentators are reminded of the case of Santhi Soundarajan, a middle-distance runner from India.Semenya is the recent World ... Read more...

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Companies with women on boards fare worse on stock market


August 14th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 14 (ANI): Companies in which women are board members fare worse on the stock market, according to a study conducted by researchers at the University of Exeter.The researchers have found ... Read more...

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Scientists step closer to developing West Nile vaccine


May 20th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Queensland have made a breakthrough in the race to develop a vaccine for the potentially debilitating West Nile virus.Associate Professor Alex ... Read more...

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Stereotypes can boost as well as hinder our chances of success


April 22nd, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Exeter and St Andrews University have shown that stereotypes can improve as well as thwart our likelihood of success.The research team argues ... Read more...

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