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Meet the Amazons: an anti-terror women squad for Olympics


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) The Amazons, an elite special forces anti-terror team comprising 40 women, trained to infiltrate terrorist cells and kill, will be Britain's "secret weapon" during the Olympics ... Read more...

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Turmeric - Thandie Newton’s beauty secret


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Actress Thandie Newton says her secret beauty weapon is turmeric, and adds that the spice is an excellent addition to a moisturiser to help match her ... Read more...

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China develops next-generation air-to-air missile


May 20th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 20 (IANS) China has successfully developed a next-generation air-to-air missile, a media report said describing it as a secret weapon.People's Daily reported that China independently developed the air-to-air ... Read more...

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Holding’s ‘illegal Doosra’ comments directed at Pak spinners “not prudent”: Qasim


May 1st, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 1(ANI): Former Pakistan spinner Iqbal Qasim has insisted that "doosra" is a legal delivery, and advised former Jamaican fast bowling legend-turned-commentator Michael Holding to take his reservations over this ... Read more...

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Gaddafi ‘using sexy daughter Aisha against Libya’s rebels’


March 30th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): Colonel Gaddafi is using his sexy blonde daughter as his secret weapon in the war against Libya's rebels.With revolutionaries fighting to take control of the country, Gaddafi ... Read more...

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US model turned boxer Patricia Alcivar ‘wants to own world title’


March 12th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 12 (ANI): Many models dream of making it big in Hollywood but Patricia Alcivar has different plans - she wants to own a boxing world title.Former runway and fitness ... Read more...

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Allan Donald gives reverse swing lessons to Kiwi bowlers ahead of 2011 World Cup


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 22 (ANI): Legendary South African fast bowler Allan Donald, who took over as New Zealand bowling coach, unraveled the mysteries of reverse swing in his first lesson to Kiwi ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow Had A Secret Weapon For The Addiction In ‘Country Strong’


January 3rd, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
co-star Robert Downey Jr.This A-listed actor just got himself sober and came back to the screens with a bang and helped Gwyneth to understand how the addicts work. The 38 ... Read more...

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Glamorous woman spy to join Russian party


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Glamorous Russian spy Anna Chapman, deported with nine other agents from the US, will be made a leader in the youth wing of Vladimir Putin's United Russia party, ... Read more...

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Mughda Godse to endorse Herbalife products


December 9th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Model-turned-actress Mugdha Godse has been signed on as the face for global nutrition company Herbalife's outer nutrition range of products - NouriFusion in India.She is the first ... Read more...

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Michelangelo’s David ‘held secret weapon in right hand’


November 20th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): New research has kicked up a controversy, suggesting that Michelangelo's David might have held a secret weapon in his overly large right hand."Bulging with veins, the right hand ... Read more...

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Australia ‘neutralizes England’s secret weapon’ to hone batting skills ahead of Ashes


November 17th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): Cricket Australia has equipped their out of form batsmen with the latest technological breakthrough to sharpen their techniquesRicky Ponting and his teammates will use the baseball-inspired ProBatter training ... Read more...

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Trendy new ‘Ice Cube Diet’ may not live up to its promises: Dietitian


October 27th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): A dietitian has cast doubts on the new 'Ice Cube Diet' that promises to melt away pounds by simply popping a "Hoodia satiety cube" into the drink of ... Read more...

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England’s secret ’simulated’ Ashes weapon no recipe for ‘real stage’ success : Nielsen


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 22(ANI): Australian coach Tim Nielsen reckons that the England team's new secret weapon for preparing for the upcoming Ashes series, the ProBatter, may create as many problems as it solves.The ... Read more...

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England’s secret ‘Ashes weapon’ revealed


October 21st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21(ANI): The ProBatter, a true-to-life bowling simulator, has emerged as England team's new secret weapon for preparing for the upcoming Ashes series.The ProBatter was made for baseball, but has been ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren: ‘Suck your tummy in to look trim’


September 28th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At an interview in London the actress Helen Mirren revealed that to have a perfect bikini body like hers, one should suck their tummy in. She said that ... Read more...

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Sex was Russian spy Anna’s greatest weapon, say ex-lovers


September 14th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (IANS) Russian spy Anna Chapman's secret weapon was sex and she "was expert at using her femininity" to seduce her prey, the spy's former lovers have revealed. Chapman's departure ... Read more...

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Russian spy Chapman’s ’secret weapon was sex’


September 14th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): Russian spy Anna Chapman, kicked out of the US for espionage, used sex as weapon to get information out of men, her former lovers have revealed.The redhead, 28, ... Read more...

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England ’stupid’ to rest Ashes ’secret weapon’ Steven Finn: Warner


July 15th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15(ANI): Australian batsman David Warner has branded England 'stupid' for keeping their secret weapon for the Ashes, fast bowler Steven Finn, under wraps during the five-match ODI series between the ... Read more...

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Clarke says Aussies have been spying on England pacer Finn


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): Australian vice-captain Michael Clarke has claimed that his team has England pace bowler Steven Finn's number, and that the hosts have failed to hide him this summer.The 22-year-old ... Read more...

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Capello’s secret weapon for WC success: a 230mph falcon named ‘Victoria’ Beckham


June 10th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 10 (ANI): To make sure the England team's training pitches remain safe from pests, coach Fabio Capello's secret weapon is a 230mph falcon.The bird is named Victoria after ... Read more...

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The ear-shattering secret weapon ‘Vuvuzela’ that can turn WC soccer fans deaf


June 4th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, June 4(ANI): Football fans travelling to the World Cup in South Africa are being warned to be prepared for a secret horn called 'vuvuzela', which is capable of creating an ... Read more...

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England to keep ’secret weapon’ Finn under wraps against Australia


June 4th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4(ANI): England's secret weapon for the Ashes, fast bowler Steven Finn, will be kept under wraps during the five-match ODI series against Australia starting on June 22.Finn, who made an ... Read more...

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Russia’s `surprise’ bid could ruin England’s 2018 dream


May 14th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, May 14 (ANI): Russia could emerge as England's main rival in the bid for the 2018 World Cup.The country's bid team says its vision is to surprise and astound the ... Read more...

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‘Face reader’ to be Pak’s ’secret weapon’ during Feb 25 talks with India


February 24th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.24 (ANI): The Pakistani delegation coming to India to take part in the foreign secretary-level talks on February 25 also includes a 'physiognomy' expert, who would read the faces of the ... Read more...

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Almond tree uses secret weapon to attract potential pollinators


January 29th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, January 29 (ANI): A group of scientists has found that a toxin found in almond tree nectar is in fact a secret weapon to give the tree an evolutionary advantage over ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Study examines how viruses attack bacteria


November 19th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Scientists say they are investigating how some viruses, known for attacking humans and animals, instead attack bacteria.Texas A&M University researchers say information about such viral attackers, called phages ... Read more...

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Viral attack opens up new ways to treat bacterial infections


November 19th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) Viruses invade both humans and animals, but some of them target bacteria instead. Potentially, that opens up new ways to treat bacterial infections, says a new study. Texas A&M ... Read more...

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Obama’s ’secret weapon’ on the basketball court revealed


October 7th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, October 7 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama secret weapon that helps him defeats others on the basketball court has been revealed by Senator Bob Casey.Casey was speaking at ... Read more...

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Armadillo ancestor used ‘mace-like tail’ to kill enemies 23 million years ago


August 26th, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): A new research has shown that an ancestor of the armadillo had a secret weapon in the form of a spiked club tail that it could use like ... Read more...

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Murray raises the roof with historic win under lights (Wimbledon Diary)


June 30th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (DPA) After managing to raise the roof at Wimbledon with his five-set thriller win over Swiss Stan Wawrinka, Andy Murray had a late lie-in Tuesday before starting his ... Read more...

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Secrets to celebs’ sexy bikini bodies revealed


June 7th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 7(ANI): Wondering how celebrities manage to look fab in a two-piece? Well, stop scratching your head, for the stars have revealed the secrets to their slim bodies.Kelly Brook ... Read more...

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Sunglasses will be England cricket team’s secret weapon


May 31st, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Coloured Sunglasses will be the England cricket team's secret weapon this summer. Cricketers have been advised on how they can optimise their vision by wearing the right coloured lenses ... Read more...

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Becks livid over sexuality-mocking ad


February 23rd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb (ANI): David Beckham is fuming after a spoof TV ad of a Viagra-type sex drug started making the rounds in China.The 30-second dubbed clip has used a past footage ... Read more...

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Becks, Connery, Reeves illicitly used in sex drug ad


February 21st, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, February 21 (ANI): David Beckham, Sean Connery and Keanu Reeves have had their names put to an illegal use in a sex drug ad broadcast across TV stations around China.All ... Read more...

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