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Russian teenager chokes to death in sunflower seeds


June 30th, 2012 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) In a bizarre tragedy, a 15-year-old boy working at a grain tower full of sunflower seeds, fell in and suffocated to death, officials said.The boy ... Read more...

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Groom caught making it out with waitress


June 17th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) A bride had a difficult time getting rid of her husband who could not control his libido until their reception was over. He got involved with ... Read more...

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I always wanted to do double role: Vidya Balan (With Image)


May 24th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A bespectacled studious girl to a glam diva -- Bollywood actress Vidya Balan has essayed a range of characters in showbiz, but she says ... Read more...

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China busts noodle mafia


April 27th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 27 (IANS) A gang that controlled supplies to a well-known snack store chain has been broken up in China's Guangzhou city, a media report said Friday.The gang used ... Read more...

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Neil to work with ‘Shaitan’ director (Movie Snippets)


March 29th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh has been roped in for Bejoy Nambiar's next, "David"."Going to be working with Bejoy Nambiar of 'SHAITAN' fame on his next film ... Read more...

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Rihanna’s favourite snack goes missing


March 7th, 2012 - 1:56 am ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Singer Rihanna was reportedly given a different snack after her emergency box of Cheetos, flown from US to Britain, went missing in transit.The star, who ... Read more...

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James Corden’s weight loss:- 5 stones


January 27th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor James Corden has showed his new figure after losing five stones of weight. He plans to return to the stage later this year and reports ... Read more...

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Yana Gupta battled chronic eating disorder


December 6th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Model Yana Gupta says she battled chronic eating disorder and struggled for 16 years with the way she looked despite being conscious about fitness.She carried ... Read more...

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Vote your best snack on ‘India’s True Snexy’ (With Image)


November 15th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Reality shows in India number dime a dozen but a Mumbai-based firm has organised one not on television but on the internet where the people will ... Read more...

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Britney loves Marmite


October 26th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Pop star Britney Spears has taken a liking to the distinctive taste of the bread spread Marmite during her ongoing Britain tour.Spears doesn't like the ... Read more...

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Putin’s birthday triggers Twitter flash mob


October 8th, 2011 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, who celebrated his 59th birthday Friday, caused a Twitter flash mob with a hashtag devoted to his birthday topping the ... Read more...

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Businessman killed in housebreak


September 21st, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Two armed housebreakers killed a 35-year-old businessman in west Delhi and took away cash and valuables worth lakhs of rupees early Wednesday morning, police said.They ... Read more...

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Early risers are slim, healthy and happy


September 15th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) People who get up early in the morning are likely to be happier, healthier and slimmer than those who do not, says a study.The researchers from ... Read more...

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Sheer habit leads to mindless snacking


September 2nd, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) Do you always snack on while watching TV or munch popcorn at the movie theatre? Blame it on your bad eating habits.A new study explains how ... Read more...

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New gadget reminds you of extra calories


August 3rd, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) Now all your mindless munching can soon come to a halt with Bite Counter, a gadget to remind you of the number of bites you intake, ... Read more...

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Cowell obsessed with anti-ageing beverage


July 20th, 2011 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell is reportedly hooked on to an anti-ageing smoothie drink made with lingonberry, chokeberry, aronia juice and acerola berry.The 51-year-old star got a ... Read more...

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Emotions overflow as Karunanidhi meets jailed daughter (Lead)


June 21st, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) It was a meeting where emotions overflowed as DMK leader M. Karunanidhi Tuesday met his daughter Kanimozhi in Tihar jail here after a gap of ... Read more...

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Pistachios, not pretzels, are weight-loss snack!


May 4th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 04 (ANI): Nutrition researchers at UCLA have indicated that choosing to snack on pistachios rather than pretzels as part of a healthy diet not only supports your body mass index ... Read more...

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World’s largest shark jaws to be auctioned


March 23rd, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Mar 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have managed to complete the giant jaw of a shark which has its teeth set intact. The jaw which is large enough to swallow several humans ... Read more...

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Stay off the booze - Hugh Jackman’s advice to this year’s Oscars hosts


February 20th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Former Academy Awards host Hugh Jackman has a tip for this year's presenters-"Stay off the booze!"The 2009 host told James Franco and Anne Hathaway they could let ... Read more...

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A ‘krafty’ kiosk that scans your face and recommends you a snack!


January 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A new kiosk developed by Kraft scans your face and according to your gender and age, recommends snack or dinner options.Using anonymous video analytics (AVA), the kiosk categorizes ... Read more...

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Obesity cutting life expectancy for today’ youth


January 13th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Today's youth regularly snack on junk foods, watch more television and are less active than their parents were.So it was less shocking when a new research suggested ... Read more...

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Nuts too can pile on the pounds


January 4th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Swapping a chocolate bar for a handful of healthy nuts is no insurance against piling on the pounds.Research shows that dieters who snack on nuts, seeds or dried ... Read more...

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Diet of nuts ‘makes you pile on the pounds’


January 4th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Dieters who snack on nuts, seeds or dried fruit could actually be putting on weight, rather than losing it, say researchers.The study, carried out by the SupermarketOwnBrandGuide website, ... Read more...

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Brit toddler takes cheesy route to beat rare disease


December 29th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): A cheesy snack has helped a British toddler, who was told he could never eat normally, to beat a rare congenital disease.Hugo Smith, 2, from Bridlington, East Yorkshire, ... Read more...

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Pretending to savour food may help reduce craving


December 27th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Pretending to savour the snack you are trying to give up might help you curb cravings for that food. Researchers have found that imagining the act of ... Read more...

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Snacking at your keyboard makes you eat more


December 17th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Many of us absentmindedly reach for snacks with one hand while tapping away on the keyboard with the other. Now scientists say that eating at your desk makes ... Read more...

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Eating at your desk ‘could make you fat’


December 17th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Eating at your desk makes you far more likely to snack later in the day, say scientists.The researchers from the University of Bristol were studying the ways in ... Read more...

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Biggest Loser Meal Is Becoming Popular


December 16th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Popular food delivery service provider eDiets is expecting to gain some mileage from the success of the reality show The Biggest Loser. Its Biggest Loser Meal ... Read more...

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Sugar-sweetened coffee could make your smarter


December 9th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): Sugar-sweetened coffee may be the best way to prepare the brain for a busy day ahead, say scientists.Researchers at the University of Barcelona in Spain found that taking ... Read more...

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Sugar-sweetened coffee ‘boosts memory, attention span’


November 27th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Sugar-sweetened coffee may be the best way to prepare the brain for a busy day ahead, say scientists.Researchers at the University of Barcelona in Spain found that taking ... Read more...

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Hard work boosts the taste of food: Study


November 5th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): It is a common phenomenon that we appreciate something more if we have to work hard to get it, and a new study seems to have proved it, ... Read more...

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Train station vending machine in China offers live crabs!


November 4th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 04 (ANI): A train station vending machine in China is offering its commuters a different kind of snack - live crabs.The Dazha hairy crab, which is a popular delicacy in ... Read more...

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Taylor Swift watches TV in cage


November 1st, 2010 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Country singer Taylor Swift has revealed she has a giant bird cage in her lounge and likes to sit inside it to watch TV and binge on her ... Read more...

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Skipping breakfast risky for the heart


October 27th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) A new study shows that leaving the house on an empty stomach leads to obesity, larger fat stores around the stomach and higher cholesterol levels -- all major ... Read more...

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