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Woman dies after wine drinking bet

July 19th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 19 (IANS) A Chinese woman died of ethanol poisoning after she drank a full bottle of strong rice wine following a 100 yuan ($15) bet with her colleagues, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tourists relishing spider treats in Cambodia

June 21st, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 21 (ANI): Hunting for tarantulas and then eating them is the latest craze for tourists visiting Cambodia.Holidaymakers are joining locals in hunting tarantulas, which are considered to be a local ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Over the moon with some authentic Chinese cuisine (Eating out with IANS) (With image)

November 3rd, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Honestly, haven't we had enough of Chinese food and Chinese food joints in Delhi? May be. But to dismiss Ginger Moon, a young restaurant in the heart of the capital, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Saying ‘no’ Minister may cause ‘embarrassment’ in China!

August 9th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 9 (ANI): When Scottish Secretary Jim Murphy visited Beijing in March this year, he was advised to say "yes, but it will be difficult" as an alternative to saying "no", ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Alcohol impacts cardiovascular risks in men and women differently

July 11th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): A Japanese study has revealed that the quantity of alcohol consumption may affect heart and stroke risk in men and women differently. An amount of alcohol that may ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

China still selling tiger bone wine in its animal parks

June 10th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): If reports are to be believed, illegal tiger bone wine is still being made and sold by some animal parks in China.Evidence emerged when researchers from a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Wine sales boom in Hong Kong

April 24th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hong Kong, April 24 (DPA) Wine has boomed in popularity in Hong Kong since tax on the drink was abolished in the spring budget, government figures indicated Thursday. Since tax on wine ... Read more...

Posted in Business |