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Not enough runs on board: Taylor


September 3rd, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 3 (IANS) Obviously disappointed at having lost the Test series 0-2 to India, New Zealand skipper Ross Taylor Monday felt that his team had its moments in ... Read more...

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New study challenges babies with moral core finding


August 16th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Aug 16 (IANS) New Zealand researchers have challenged a landmark US study finding that suggested that even six-month-old children possess a moral core that permits them to judge people ... Read more...

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Chinese daily wants re-look at family planning policy


August 9th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) A state-run Chinese daily Thursday warned that the existing family planning policy needs to be rejigged to meet the "wave of change" since a staggering 248 ... Read more...

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Andhra prisoners to grow herbs for Himalaya Drugs


July 24th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 24 (IANS) Prisoners in Andhra Pradesh will grow herbs for the Himalaya Drug Company, India's leading herbal health and personal care company.The company will impart training to the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hamilton to McLaren: I’m not Young, and I want to win


July 17th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton has shot off a warning to his McLaren team saying "I am not young anymore and I want to win ... Read more...

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Resveratrol acts as natural exercise booster


June 20th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 20 (IANS) Resveratrol, a bio-compound found in some fruits, nuts and red wine, is likely to boost exercise training and performance, says a new research. Principal investigator Jason ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Mediation settles 60 percent of Delhi court cases


June 15th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) More than 60 per cent of disputes heard in the mediation centres of Delhi courts were resolved, says a study made for the period 2005 ... Read more...

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‘Conditioning brain could curb impulsiveness’


June 15th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) Conditioning your brain to curb impulsiveness could open the way to treat addiction to gambling, drugs or alcohol as well as impulse-control disorders such ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Supply route talks with Pakistan continuing: Pentagon


June 13th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) The US has said it is continuing scaled-down discussions with Pakistan on the re-opening of NATO supply routes to Afghanistan."The team that negotiated directly with Pakistan ... Read more...

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Compulsory disclosure of overseas assets irks taxpayers


June 7th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Filing of income tax returns has become more complicated from this year for those having bank accounts or any other assets overseas. The government has ... Read more...

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Binge eating may cause addictive behaviour


April 25th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) A history of binge eating -- consuming large amounts of food in a short period of time -- may prompt an individual to show other addictive ... Read more...

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PM should answer on CAG report: JMM


March 23rd, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 22 (IANS) The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) Thursday said said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should answer to the nation on charges in a leaked CAG report that ... Read more...

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Industrial growth to pick up with inflation easing


March 15th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Industrial growth during the current financial year is pegged at 4-5 percent, less than the annual growth rates achieved in the recent past, but ... Read more...

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No unilateral military action against Syria: Obama


March 7th, 2012 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has said it would be a "mistake" to think that America could take unilateral military action in Syria, and that there ... Read more...

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Leaked Radia tapes doctored, apex court told (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) If somebody discusses bribing a public servant - is that a private conversation, the Supreme Court Tuesday asked industrialist Ratan Tata while the government said ... Read more...

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Fake account of Murdoch’s wife Wendi Deng fools Twitter


January 4th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- An account on the social networking website Twitter which claimed to be Wendi Deng Murdoch, the wife of News Corporation Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch, was revealed to ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

UK store sells out of reindeer pate


December 20th, 2011 - 1:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vegetarians International Voice for Animals started a campaign to draw support against grocery store Harvey Nichols for its reindeer pate. The campaign though seemed to have backfired ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Report: U.S. woman drops paternity lawsuit against Justin Bieber


November 16th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- A California woman who accused teenage pop star Justin Bieber of being the father of her baby has dropped the paternity lawsuit she filed in a Los ... Read more...

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Report: Justin Bieber to take paternity test to end baby rumors


November 8th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- Teenage pop star Justin Bieber has agreed to take a paternity test to prove he is not the father of a California woman's baby, TMZ.com reported on ... Read more...

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Keith Urban to undergo throat surgery


November 4th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 4 (IANS) Country singer Keith Urban will undergo surgery to remove a polyp that developed in his throat.Although it is a minor surgery, Urban will have ... Read more...

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Mozart helps in the detection of colon cancer


November 1st, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new research has shown that listening to the music of Mozart helps doctors to detect colon cancer more accurately. Previous studies have shown that the composition ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Super Kings ready for Mumbai Indians challenge


September 23rd, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) For Chennai Super Kings, it has been all about getting together and reconnecting with familiar faces while preparing for their opening Champions League T20 game against ... Read more...

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A new hotel opens every four days in China


August 15th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 15 (IANS) A new international hotel comes up in China every four days, making it one of the fastest growing hotel markets in the world, says a survey.The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Volvo issue a recall for more than 7000 S60 vehicles


June 8th, 2011 - 2:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Volvo in collaboration with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have issued a recall for more than 7,000 Volvo S60 vehicles on concerns that the fuel ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chouhan doesn’t answer Lokpal questions


June 6th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 6 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Monday said he did not have enough time to answer the questions posed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee ... Read more...

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UAE seeks to strengthen ties with Australia


May 6th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 5 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates is keen on developing its bilateral relations with Australia, UAE State Minister Reem Ibrahim Al Hashimi here said.Al Hashimi is heading the ... Read more...

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Hamilton asks McLaren to prove it can win F-1


April 15th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Lewis Hamilton has said that he may decide to quit McLaren if they cannot provide him with a car capable of carrying him to another Formula One title. ... Read more...

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‘We won the World Cup for Sachin Tendulkar’: R Ashwin


April 4th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Apr 4 (ANI): Cricketer R. Ashwin has said the team won the World Cup 2011 for Sachin Tendulkar."I feel extremely happy for winning the World Cup 2011. I think it's ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Australia still a bit soft in the middle: Roebuck


March 16th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar. 16 (ANI): Cricket columnist Peter Roebuck has said that Australia's performance in the 2011 World Cup has been unconvincing.Describing the Australians as rusty in their match against Kenya in Bengaluru, ... Read more...

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Congress hopes to soon wrap up seat-sharing pact with DMK


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:52 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 1 (IANS) The Congress' Tamil Nadu unit Tuesday welcomed the announcement of single-phase polling for the state assembly April 13 and said it hoped to soon wrap ... Read more...

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Technology diluting privacy: Supreme Court


February 24th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday said that with the march of technology, privacy is "virtually disappearing". "Given the technological advancement, privacy is virtually disappearing," said a ... Read more...

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Prabhakaran’s mother dies in Sri Lanka


February 20th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 20 (IANS) The mother of slain Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) leader V. Prabhakaran passed away Sunday in a hospital, a media report said. She was 81.According to Sri ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Being pessimistic may lower painkiller’s effectiveness: Study


February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A patient's attitude may affect how well his/ her pain medication works, according to a new study.It found that being optimistic might boost their effectiveness in blocking ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

10 Downing Street employs new cat to catch mice


February 16th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) The British prime minister's official residence, 10 Downing Street, has recruited its latest pet - a "rat-catching" cat.The cat - named Larry from the Battersea Dogs and Cats ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Panel files report on 2G spectrum, names errant officials (Lead)


January 31st, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The government-appointed one-man committee that probed alleged procedural lapses in awarding airwaves for second generation (2G) telecom services between 2001 and 2009, Monday submitted its report, identifying ... Read more...

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