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Maharashtra to bid for UN recognition to six wetlands (With Images)

September 7th, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) Maharashtra will identify and categorise its more than 200 large or small wetlands and make a bid for UN recognition in order to get ... Read more...

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Where Holi goes on for 50 days

March 7th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, March 7 (IANS) It may be a one-day affair in the rest of India, but Holi is a 50-day cultural exposition in the Braj region of Uttar Pradesh.In the ... Read more...

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DiCaprio’s pet dog stinks, say friends

December 12th, 2011 - 5:45 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio's friends reportedly avoid travelling on his private jet because "Blood Diamond" star always takes his smelly pet dog along.The actor's beloved ... Read more...

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Found! Hormone that makes you pile on pounds

October 16th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 16 (IANS) A hormone like leptin could hold the key to why and how people pile on pounds.Our bodies secrete leptin in response to increasing fat deposits, said ... Read more...

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Collectible toys could foster healthy food choices

September 25th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) The idea of toys being given out as a part of children's meal deals might be more acceptable if they are tied to healthy, nutrition-rich food ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Holi revelry picks up momentum in Braj area (With Image)

March 15th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agra/Mathura/Vrindavan, March 15 (IANS) With the winter nip remaining later than usual, Holi revelries in Agra and the surrounding Braj area of Uttar Pradesh, which last almost two months, began ... Read more...

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Vivek To Dress As a Royal Prince For His Wedding

October 30th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Vivek Oberoi, the B town hunk, who is set to marry Priyanka Alva, a management student, is reportedly going to get the royal touch on his ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek’s Juicy Ventures

July 25th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Salma Hayek has revealed a secret behind her gorgeously curvaceous figure. The actress said that she has been doing juice cleanses for the last 15 years ... Read more...

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Britain says no to action against unhealthy food

July 8th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Health campaigners are shocked by the British government's conditional proposal not to take action against food firms manufacturing sugary, salty and fatty drinks and eats. Health Secretary Andrew Lansley ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

How dangerous food-borne pathogen evades body’s defenses

May 14th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Stanford University School of Medicine investigators have deciphered how Listeria monocytogenes, a dangerous food-borne pathogen, slips through the intestine's defenses and causes disease.This bacterial strain thrives in salty ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tradition food items losing identity in urbanisation race

January 17th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Jan.17 (ANI): The very word 'festival' often reminds people of delicious food, as celebration of any festive occasion looks incomplete unless and until rich food is distributed among near ... Read more...

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Bhopal witnesses buffalo fight post Diwali

October 19th, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Oct. 19 (ANI): Hundreds of people gathered to witness Bhopal's famous buffalo fight, which forms integral part of post-Diwali celebrations.The buffalo fight requires a lot of preparation and training.Buffaloes decked up ... Read more...

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Punjab wants more funds for a healthier diet

July 31st, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 31(IANS) Punjabis and rich food are not an unusual combination. But the Punjab government has asked the centre to spare more funds for food so that children in government schools ... Read more...

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Humans, animals delay reproduction during food scarcity

July 2nd, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Humans and animals delay reproduction during food scarcity, so that they may live longer to boost chances of reproduction later, says a new study. The discovery by University ... Read more...

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Why starvation can lead to longer life

June 26th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): A new University of Minnesota study has shown that environmental cues control reproductive timing and longevity.According to the study published in the June 25 issue of PloS, when ... Read more...

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Scientists uncover malfunctioning gene behind gout

June 19th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Johns Hopkins scientists have found that a malfunctioning gene they helped uncover last year can lead to high concentrations of blood urate that forms crystals in joint tissue ... Read more...

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Drinking black tea daily keeps heart disease away

April 13th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) Drinking just a cup of black tea regularly may help protect against cardiovascular disease, according to the latest study. The research, conducted by University of L'Aquila in Italy ... Read more...

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Eating carrots to boost night-vision is world’’s greatest food myth

March 23rd, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 23 (ANI): Are you among those who vouch for grandmas rule eating carrots to boost night vision? Well, then you certainly need a reality check, for an eye specialist ... Read more...

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It’s spring time! It’s Persian New Year time!

March 20th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by GD
The Persian New Year or Nowruz as it is commonly called celebrates the onset of spring and the beginning of the Iranian New Year. The word Nowruz means “new day”. This day ... Read more...

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Number of “dead zones” in oceans has increased by a third between 1995 and 2007

August 15th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 15 (ANI): A global study has shown that the number of "dead zones"-areas of seafloor with too little oxygen for most marine life-has increased by a third between 1995 ... Read more...

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Conjugated linoleic acids-rich food can enrich breast milk

July 29th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): Eating food enriched with conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) can increase the level of these potentially healthy fatty acids in breast milks, says a new study.The research, led ... Read more...

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Lord Krishna’s land rocks to beats of Holi

March 20th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by admin
(Feature) By Brij Khandelwal Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), March 20 (IANS) The influx of pilgrims, both foreign and Indian, to the Hindu holy town of Vrindavan to enjoy the famous Braj ki Holi - ... Read more...

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Morning cup of coffee has enough calories as your breakfast

January 25th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 25 (ANI): A new study has found that a cup of coffee every day contains a fifth of your daily-recommended calories.Which? a consumer group conducted a test and found that ... Read more...

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Post Diwali, Bhopal cheers to buffalo fight

November 14th, 2007 - 10:29 am ICT by admin

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