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Martin Sheen honoured for Hollywood career


August 22nd, 2011 - 6:05 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Aug 22 (IANS) Veteran actor Martin Sheen was honoured at the Chicago International Film Festival for his contribution to Hollywood.Sheen was the special guest at the annual event in ... Read more...

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Manipur insurgents coming together: government


August 9th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) There are reports to suggest that major Meiti insurgent outfits in Manipur are making serious efforts to form a 'united front', parliament was told Tuesday.Minister ... Read more...

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Only Congress can give a strong govt.to the country: Sonia Gandhi


May 9th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
Dehradun, May 9 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday asserted that only a Congress-led government could give a strong government to the people of the country and treat all sections ... Read more...

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W Bengal chief Somen Mitra resigns to form new party


July 19th, 2008 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, July 19 (ANI): The former West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee Chief and senior Congress MLA Somen Mitra on Saturday left the Party.He is launching a new party named Progressive ... Read more...

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Modi gets EC’s notice for his remarks on Sohrabuddin


December 6th, 2007 - 10:35 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): The Election Commission today served a notice to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi over his justification for the 2005 fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, asking him to ... Read more...

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Human rights activists to move SC against Modi’s remark on Sohrabuddin killing


December 5th, 2007 - 6:51 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Coming down heavily on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi over his justification for the 2005 fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, human rights activists today said that they ... Read more...

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New drug may harbour hope for age-related macular degeneration cure


November 30th, 2007 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): Researchers have found that the experimental drug, endostatin, may be the cure for age-related macular degeneration (AMD).Researchers at Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) conducted a ... Read more...

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Emergency, PCO will be lifted by December 16, says Musharraf


November 29th, 2007 - 11:28 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Nov 29 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf today announced that the state of emergency and the Provisional Constitutional Order (PCO), which he had imposed on November 3, would be lifted by ... Read more...

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Indian-origin scientist discovers pathway that can prevent type 1 diabetes (Re-issue)


November 29th, 2007 - 1:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): An Indian researcher and his team at UC Davis Health System has discovered a pathway that results in increased inflammation of blood vessels in patients with type 1 ... Read more...

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AIIMS doctors on strike against an amendment Bill


November 29th, 2007 - 12:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 29 (ANI): The resident doctors of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) went on strike on Thursday to protest against the passage of the AIIMS (Amendment) Bill, ... Read more...

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US takes nuke energy research into virtual zone


November 27th, 2007 - 7:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov.27 (ANI): The U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois is taking its nuclear energy research into virtual territory. With the recent arrival of the new IBM Blue Gene/P and ... Read more...

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Oprah showers $2.1m of gifts on studio audience


November 22nd, 2007 - 5:44 pm ICT by admin
New York, Nov 22 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey brought the Christmas cheers a bit early by bestowing extravagant gifts to studio audiences on her annual show "Oprah's Favorite Things". Oprah Winfrey's "Favorite Things," is ... Read more...

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Asian men who smoke risk losing their hair


November 20th, 2007 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Asian men should kick the butt if they dont want their locks to fall off, for a new study has stated that smoking might be the cause of ... Read more...

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If elections are free moderates will come to power: Nawaz


November 18th, 2007 - 2:42 pm ICT by admin
Jeddah, Nov 18 (ANI): Former premier Nawaz Sharif has said that President Pervez Musharrafs self-serving contention that a free vote would result in extremists coming to power is utterly flawed, and intended ... Read more...

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Jessica Alba bitten by ‘New York move bug’


November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Hollywood sex siren Jessica Alba is following in the footsteps of Britney Spears and Jessica Simpson by planning to buy herself a home in the Big Apple. The 'Fantastic ... Read more...

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Interferon does not slow, halt progression of Hepatitis C in some patients


November 14th, 2007 - 10:22 am ICT by admin
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Asma Jehangir urges Pakistan’s friends to persuade US to stop supporting Musharraf


November 14th, 2007 - 8:29 am ICT by admin
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Genetic variations may help determine disease progression in AIDS


November 14th, 2007 - 2:42 am ICT by admin
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Alzheimer’s linked to more brain damage than mild cognitive impairment


November 14th, 2007 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
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Antioxidants don’t help prevent degenerative eye disease


November 14th, 2007 - 1:53 am ICT by admin
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