Reduced sea ice, warming elevate Arctic temperatures

July 8th, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 8 (IANS) Melting sea ice and global warming are elevating Arctic temperatures up to four times faster than the global average, according to latest research.Ian Simmonds, professor from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

UK pubs to remain open till 1am during Queen’s diamond jubilee celebrations

February 28th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British officials say during the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations, pubs around the country will be allowed to run for two consecutive nights without the usual permit to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Daring animals hitchhike to colonise new lands

October 24th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 24 (IANS) Hitchhiking, believed to be the preserve of poets and wanderers, is also an activity undertaken by daring animals to explore and colonise new lands.David Chapple, Bob ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Arctic region warming fastest on earth

July 4th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) Experts have warned that the Arctic region is warming at the fastest pace on earth because of rising air temperatures, more rainfall and decreasing snowfall, consequently ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Britons bought more beer at shops than pubs

January 25th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Britons bought more beer from supermarkets to consume at home than they did at pubs and bars in the run-up to Christmas last year.Some 3.58 million barrels ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Ashley Cole warned to ‘beware of gold diggers’

November 6th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): England and Chelsea ace Ashley Cole was seen leaving a nightclub with two skimpily dressed babes this week.The two girls are Portia Smith, 18, and aspiring model ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Dr Deaths legal aid may cost Oz taxpayers millions

July 5th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney , July 5 (ANI): Aussie taxpayers may face a multi-million-dollar legal bill to ensure that Dr Death Jayant Patel, of Indian origin, gets a fair trial. Dr Patel is expected ... Read more...

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