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Moody’s cuts credit ratings of 16 Spanish banks


May 19th, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 19 (IANS/EFE) Ratings agency Moody's Investors Service has downgraded the credit ratings of 16 Spanish banks - including the country's largest financial institutions, Banco Santander and Banco ... Read more...

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Two genes tell how Parkinson’s progresses


February 13th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 13 (IANS) Two genes tied to protein accumulation in a Parkinson's patient's brain can tell how quickly the disease will progress in an individual, says a new finding."Our ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Smart window’ darkens in summer, clears in winter


September 22nd, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) A new "smart" window can automatically darken to save air conditioning costs on hot days and return to crystal clarity to capture the sun's heat in ... Read more...

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Britain asks its citizens to leave Yemen


April 1st, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) The British government has asked its nationals to leave Yemen ahead of the mass protests planned for Friday, fearing the agitation might turn violent.Friday's pro-democracy ... Read more...

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Bengal academicians concerned over campus violence


December 29th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 29 (IANS) A group of renowned academicians in West Bengal Wednesday expressed "deep concern" over "sharp escalation" of violence in educational institutions, and urged all to take a firm and ... Read more...

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Chandrababu Naidu’s health deteriorates as hunger strike enters 7th day


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Dec 23 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president Chandrababu Naidu, continued his hunger strike for the seventh day today despite a rapid deterioration in his medical condition.Naidu has been insisting ... Read more...

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Exercise counters negative effects of weight regain


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) With the obesity rate rising among adults and children, researchers have found that exercising during weight regain can maintain metabolic health and disease risk. In a study by University ... Read more...

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Exercise defies negative effects of weight regain


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Regaining weight is very detrimental to health but a new study suggests that exercise can counter those negative effects.Researchers at University of Missouri have found that exercising during ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Smokers With Lung Cancer Can Always Quit The Habit, And Live Longer


January 25th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent study has shown some ray of hope for those who have been diagnosed with lung cancer due to smoking, the commonest cause. The study ... Read more...

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Cancer-stricken Farah Fawcett’s condition remains unchanged


April 30th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Actress Farah Fawcett, who is battling anal cancer, has quelled rumours stating that her health is deteriorating.The Charlie's Angels actress is resting at partner Ryan O'Neal's Malibu pad ... Read more...

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Global air transport under pressure


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Apr 23 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced a revised outlook for the global air transport industry with losses of 4.7 billion dollars in 2009.This forecast is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World Bank predicts slower growth for India in 2009


March 31st, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 31 (IANS) As the global economy deteriorates sharply, the World Bank has projected a slower 4 percent growth for India in 2009, down from 5.5 percent in 2008, ... Read more...

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Global growth to contract for first time since World War II


March 31st, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 31 (IANS) Global growth is expected to contract by 1.7 percent this year, marking the first decline in world output growth since World War II, according to World ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India to see 6.8 percent demand fall in aviation sector (Lead, Changing Dateline)


March 24th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) India's aviation industry is likely to see a 6.8 percent fall in demand and 4 percent drop in capacity in 2009 due to the "rapid deterioration of ... Read more...

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European Central Bank cuts interest rates


December 5th, 2008 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Dec 5 (DPA) The European Central Bank (ECB) delivered an historic 75 basis points rate cut Thursday. But ECB chief Jean-Claude Trichet warned that the bank might not be in a ... Read more...

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Study shows diesel fumes’ link to heart, lung diseases


June 9th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) The adverse effects of diesel fumes on health, especially for individuals who already have lung or heart disease, have been proven anew by a recent study. The study, ... Read more...

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