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Fasting best way to quit smoking: Pakistani expert


August 5th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 5 (IANS) Along with a bundle of blessings, fasting during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan also helps people quit the bad habit of smoking, a Pakistani doctor ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘The God Of Big Things’ Sachin on TIME cover


May 10th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has been featured on the cover of the upcoming South Pacific edition of TIME magazine with the inevitable question: What would ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Confusion over release of Sukma collector (Lead)


May 3rd, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 3 (IANS) Hours after the fireworks and celebrations began Thursday, confusion persisted over the release of Sukma district collector Alex Paul Menon. Meanwhile, the rebels have called mediapersons ... Read more...

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Power is as addictive as cocaine, says expert


April 29th, 2012 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) More than a hundred years after noted British historian Baron John Acton coined the phrase "Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely", a scientist ... Read more...

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BJP played politics on Lokpal: Bansal


December 30th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of playing politics, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Friday said the party's amendments to the Lokpal bill ... Read more...

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Power outages affecting health in Pakistan


June 26th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) More and more people are suffering from psychological disorders in Rawalpindi due to chronic power outages, with electricity cut up to 16 hours a day.People ... Read more...

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Ramlila Ground crackdown a fascist action: Gadkari


June 15th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday termed the crackdown on supporters of Baba Ramdev at New Delhi's Ramlila Ground as "fascism" of the ... Read more...

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‘Shaitan’ - a new kind of cinematic voice (IANS Movie Review)


June 11th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shaitan"; Cast: Rajeev Khandelwal, Kalki Koechlin, Shiv Pandit, Gulsha Devaiya, Kirti Kulhari, Neil Boopalam; Rating: ***1/2If there were any doubts about 2011 being the year of reckoning for Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mamata’s surprise hospital visits publicity stunts: CPI-M


May 29th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 29 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday hit out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her surprise visits to state-run hospitals, terming ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hong Kong recalls mercury-tainted medicine


May 7th, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, May 7 (IANS) Hong Kong's department of health has ordered the recall of a traditional Chinese medicine found to contain excessive levels of mercury, Xinhua reported.The action was ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Post-sex blues overtake a third of women


March 31st, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 31 (IANS) You don't get to hear of post-sex blues often, but a third of women experience it at some point.Postcoital dysphoria or the experience of negative feelings ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

India, Somalia agree to tackle Somali pirates menace jointly


March 28th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): India and Somalia on Monday agreed that there was the need to chalk out a common strategy to tackle the menace of the Somali pirates.An understanding to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Girls still bearing the brunt of patriarchy?


March 21st, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Priyanka KumariDarbhanga (Bihar), Mar 21 (ANI): Living in one of the larger towns of Bihar, change in the world outside does not become immediately apparent, especially if it is to ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Happy kids make happy adults


February 26th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): New research has found that being a 'happy' teenager is linked to increased well-being in adulthood.Much is known about the associations between a troubled childhood and mental health ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

“Yeh Saali Zindagi” - roller-coaster ride not for the weak-hearted (IANS Film Review; Rating:*** 1/2)


February 5th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Yeh Saali Zindagi"; Director: Sudhir Mishra; Cast: Irrfan Khan, Chitrangda Singh, Arunodoy Singh, Aditi Rao Hydari; Rating:*** 1/2To describe the roller-coaster ride that is "Yeh Saali Zindagi" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mega-sized coffee, energy drinks ‘laden with excess sugar, calories’


February 4th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Many mega-sized coffee and energy drinks are loaded with extra calories and sugar, health experts have warned.Ellen Schuster, a University of Missouri nutrition expert, said that people ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Review Of 127 Hours: Is Killingly Engaging


January 27th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
James Franco’s performance, and Danny Boyle’s magnificent style of directing are a must watch for any cinema goer this season. One might be aware of mountaineer Aron Ralston’s story of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

The Walking Dead, Season One – Rave Reviews


December 14th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
AMC’s television show “The Walking Dead” is already receiving rave reviews. The Walking Dead takes us on a tour and gives the viewers a slice of reality. The television show ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Blue-tinted light to wake up drowsy pupils


November 26th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) A school has become the first to try out a special blue-tinted light designed to wake up children and become more alert by affecting their internal body clock.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Snoring provokes couples to sleep apart!


November 8th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): A survey by the Etap Hotel group has revealed that a quarter of couples admit they sleep in separate beds because one partner has an "unbearable" habit ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak must rethink policy of sheltering militants after failed plot to kill Gilani: Expert


October 16th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 16(ANI): An expert on militant groups has said that Pakistan must rethink its historic policy of sheltering militants following the arrest of seven men in a suspected plot to kill ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mel B hitting the gym late night?


October 7th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 7 (ANI): Ex Spice Girl Melanie Brown has turned into a night owl - the singer and TV host was spotted stepping out for a gym session late at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Anjaana Anjaani’ flounders along the way (IANS Hindi Film Review, Rating: ***)


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Anjaana Anjaani"; Starring: Priyanka Chopra, Ranbir Kapoor, Zayed Khan;Directed by: Siddharth Anand; Rating: ***Romantic comedy "Anjaana Anjaani" goes in to so many directions, you wonder what ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

103 hospitalised due to chlorine gas leak in Bombay Port Trust


July 14th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 14 (ANI): At least 103 people were hospitalised due to chlorine gas leaking from a cylinder stored in Bombay Port Trust premises near Sewri on Wednesday.TV reports earlier said that ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chlorine gas leak near Mumbai Port Trust, three killed, over 50 hospitalised


July 14th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 14 (ANI): At least three people have been died and over 50 hospitalised of a suspected chlorine leak at the Mumbai Port Trust near Sewri on Wednesday.The gas leakage ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Being anxious affects our attention to what happens around us


June 11th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Being of a nervous disposition and being anxious at a given moment affects our attention to what happens around us, found a new study at the University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Home ministry monitoring outside help to Maoists: Krishna


May 28th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 28 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M Krishna Friday said that the home ministry is continuously monitoring the extent to which the Maoists get help from forces outside India. Krishna was replying ... Read more...

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Mental stress doesn’t distract young people behind the wheel


May 19th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A new study has shown that anxiety and depression do not play a role in teen motor vehicle accidents."Psychological distress does not appear to pose the risk we ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Computer games ‘as addictive as booze, drugs’


April 28th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 28 (ANI): Computer games can be as costly and debilitating as drug and alcohol dependence.In a study by the Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, conducted online among 1945 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Rann’, a razor-sharp biting look at the real world (IANS Movie Reiview)


January 28th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Rann"; Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Sudeep, Paresh Rawal, Rajat Kapoor, Neetu Chandra, Gul Panag, Suchitra Krishnamurthy; Director: ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

DJ Moby says no to sleeping pills


November 17th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17(IANS) Techno star Moby has refused to take medication for his insomnia because he fears he will get addicted to sleeping pills. DJ Moby regularly jets across the US and Europe ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Rajneeti’ shoot plays havoc on Manoj Bajpayee’s weight


November 10th, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Shooting for Prakash Jha's "Rajneeti" in Bhopal took a toll on Manoj Bajpayee's weight as he couldn't help gorging on chicken biryani and mutton dishes every ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Life getting back on track as IOC fire abates


November 5th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 5 (IANS) With electricity being restored to most areas and people returning home, life in Sitapura near this Rajasthan capital was Thursday returning to normal as the fire at the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Five Andhra legislators threaten to quit over Jagan issue


September 29th, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's supporters in Andhra Pradesh's ruling Congress appear to be heading for a confrontation with the party's central leadership as five legislators Tuesday threatened to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bow Wow Signs Up With Cash Money Records


August 17th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by GD
Bow Wow, the American actor and former rapper has recently used Twitter Page to tell everyone that he has officially become the the "Cash Money Millionaire". He wrote that he was a ... Read more...

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