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Juror jailed for online research about accused


January 24th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) A woman juror in Britain has been sentenced to six months in prison for contempt of court after conducting an internet search on a man whose ... Read more...

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Children who use e-mail lot brighter


October 12th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 12 (IANS) Kids who used e-mail at home turned out to be lot brighter and more popular than their peers who did not.Genevieve Johnson, psychology lecturer at Australia's ... Read more...

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Mental impact of Japan disaster will be felt ‘for some time to come’


March 18th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 18 (ANI): A psychology expert at Queen Mary, University of London has said that the Japan disaster had a devastating immediate effect on tens of thousands of people but the ... Read more...

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Scottish women fancy cats and dogs over babies!


July 26th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): They dress them up, coo while talking to them and frame their baby pictures - but it's not the babies women are pampering - it's cats and dogs.A ... Read more...

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Here’s how Father’s Day began 100 years ago


June 19th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): As sons and daughters across the world celebrate Father's Day this Sunday few know dad's special day hits its centennial on June 20, 2010. Still, fewer know ... Read more...

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Formula for the perfect hourglass figure revealed


January 12th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Want perfect curves like those of Kate Winslet and Helen Mirren? Well, researchers have now calculated a formula for the perfect hourglass figure that can help you set ... Read more...

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Late Sir Edmund Hillary still tops ‘greatest living New Zealander’ poll!


September 28th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, September 28 (ANI): Explorer and mountain climber Sir Edmund Hillary might have died more than 18 months ago, but he has still topped a list of the greatest living New Zealander. ... Read more...

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Fathers happy with lesser attention on Father’s Day than mums on Mother’s Day


June 20th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Although dads get less attention on Father's Day than moms do on Mother's Day, they are still satisfied with it, says an expert.A psychology lecturer Nicole Gilbert ... Read more...

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Dogs ‘are brainier than cats’


June 17th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Cat owners might want to skip reading the following lines - a new study has found that dogs are smarter than felines.Up till now, it was widely believed ... Read more...

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Aussie Facebook group `F*** Off, We’re Full’ says no to immigrants


June 10th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 10 (ANI): A rapidly expanding social networking site has been slammed for its racist taunts against immigrants to Australia.The Facebook Group, F*** Off, We're Full, has nearly 65,000 members ... Read more...

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Fear of rejection drives men, women to look attractive


May 30th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (IANS) Fear of rejection over their appearance is what drives people to look attractive, confirms a new study. The research was led by Lora Park, assistant professor of psychology, ... Read more...

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Abbrvatd txt msg too lng to undrstnd, says stdy


December 8th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 8 (ANI): Going through a heavily abbreviated SMS can take twice as long time and only saves the sender a few seconds of typing, says a new research.The study ... Read more...

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GR8 spellrs r gud at cmmunictng via txt mssgng, says exprt


December 3rd, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 3 (ANI): Individuals who are proficient in reading and writing have good communication skills, as far as text messaging is concerned, says an Australian psychologist.The report, which has been ... Read more...

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Intuition guided decisions more likely correct than not


November 14th, 2007 - 10:38 am ICT by admin
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