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Air India to resume flights to most global destinations


August 12th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Come September, Air India will have all its Boeing 777s pressed into service and flights restarted to important destinations like Hong Kong, Seoul, Frankfurt and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Emergency re-imposed due to Egypt’s security situation: Tantawi


October 3rd, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 3 (IANS) The head of Egypt's Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) Hussein Tantawi Monday said the security situation the country was passing through was the reason ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ties renewed during Saudi Arabia visit: Gilani


August 11th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that his visit to Saudi Arabia has renewed the ties between the two countries.Gilani Wednesday apprised the federal ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sleep best way to absorb knowledge


January 26th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) There is some cheering news for students preparing for exams. They can memorise new knowledge by just going to sleep. Researchers in Germany found that the brain is ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New vaccine strategy tested in mice shows promise against TB


January 26th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): A research team has found that a new vaccine strategy tested in mice provides stronger, more long-lasting protection from tuberculosis (TB) infection than the vaccine currently used in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Could Botox get rid of cold sores?


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) Wrinkle-busting treatment Botox is being used to prevent cold sores.These are caused by infection with the herpes simplex virus around the mouth.The initial infection may cause no ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Krejza should be recalled for Ashes: Mark Waugh


November 14th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov. 14 (ANI): Former Australian cricketer Mark Waugh has said that the National Selection Panel (NSP) should recall off-spinner Jason Krejzad for the Ashes.The spinner's spot remains the most contentious as ... Read more...

Posted in National |

North and South Korea may revive six-party talks


October 19th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct 19(ANI): Reactivation of an aviation hotline between North and South Korea is being seen as another move towards restoration of bilateral ties and a potential resumption of the suspended six-party ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Breakthrough could protect people at risk from pain of shingles


June 9th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 9 (ANI): Scientists at a Scottish University may have found a solution to the acute pain of shingles - a vaccine for people who have had chicken pox and are ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Clinton says Sri Lanka reconciliation commision ‘holds promise’


May 29th, 2010 - 1:58 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton met on Friday with Sri Lankan Minister of External Affairs Gamini Lakshman Peiris, the State Department Press Office announced.Secretary Clinton discussed ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Study shows experimental immune-boosting drug worsens TB in mice


April 13th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): Scientists from the National Institutes of Health have found that an experimental drug that boosts production of the immune system protein interferon worsens tuberculosis (TB) in mice.The drug ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Faulty immune memory can trigger cold sores, cancer


November 10th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 10 (IANS) A faulty immune memory can trigger infections that may lead to cold sores and even cancer in some people, say researchers. The memory circuit, identified by the research team, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Soon, a simple blood test to predict severity of multiple sclerosis


August 31st, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Scientists from University College London have revealed that a simple blood test may soon help predict the severity of multiple sclerosis (MS).Lead researcher Rachel Farrell says that a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New discovery may offer potential strategy for therapies to clear HIV


June 26th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Gladstone scientists have identified a key that regulates HIV latency - a discovery that may lead to eradication of HIV from infected patients who have been on antiretroviral ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Study sheds light on mutations in genetic pathways that extend lifespan in animals


June 8th, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): A study conducted by researchers at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) has shown that certain genetic mutations, which extend the lifespan of the C. elegans roundworm, induce "mortal" ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Afraid Pak moved 75 percent of its air force to LOC after Mumbai attacks’


May 31st, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Pakistan wary of Indian Air Force's capability moved 75 percent of its air force to the Line of Control (LOC) between India and Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Periodontal disease bacterium may reactivate latent HIV-1


April 4th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 4 (ANI): Japanese researchers suggest that periodontal disease may act as a risk factor for reactivating latent HIV-1 in affected individuals.Scientists from Tokyo-based Nihon University highlight the fact that latently ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Painkiller oxycodone helps reduce shingles pain


March 31st, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): A commonly used painkiller has been found to be effective against treating the acute pain of shingles, an illness that often causes severe pain along with a rash.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists block fear response in human volunteers


March 12th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 12 (ANI): Dutch researchers have successfully reduced the fear response in human volunteers by administering them the beta-blocker propranolol. The study carried out by Merel Kindt, Marieke Soeter and Bram ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why ”relearning” tends to be easier than starting ”from scratch”


November 18th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Ever wondered why is it easier to re-learn riding a bicycle, even if we haven''t practiced for years? Well, now scientists at the Max Planck Institute of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Boosting immune response may help older patients fight TB


June 10th, 2008 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Researchers from Ohio State University have revealed that boosting the immune system in elderly people is the most effective way to help them fight against tuberculosis.Joanne Turner, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Micronutrient supplementation linked to reduced rates of TB recurrence


April 26th, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 26 (ANI): Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health have found that a common vitamin and other micronutrient supplements reduce risks of TB recurrence.The findings showed a link ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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