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Marine microbes fend enemies with antibiotics


September 7th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) Some ocean mircobes wield chemical weapons that are deadly to outsiders but leave their own group unharmed, say researchers.The weapons are natural antibiotics produced by a ... Read more...

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Goa’s crusading church NGO website hacked


August 31st, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 31 (IANS) A website of a Roman Catholic Church-run NGO has been hacked by unidentified people for the third time in recent years, said a church official Friday.The ... Read more...

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Ajit Pawar attacks Bal Thackeray


May 31st, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), May 31 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party leader and Maharashtra's Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar Tuesday launched an attack on Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, demanding to know ... Read more...

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Growing insecurity, stress in society leads to obesity epidemic


January 23rd, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that the obesity epidemic is substantially due to growing insecurity, stress, and a sense of powerlessness in societies where high-sugar and high-fat foods are increasingly ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton Named Person Of The Year By PETA


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) PETA recently named Bill Clinton as the 'Person Of The Year 2010'. The social organization that fights for the rights of animals have found the former ... Read more...

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Clones of ‘warrior worms’ discovered in snails


September 17th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Researchers at UC Santa Barbara have identified a caste of genetically identical "warrior worms" -- members of a parasitic fluke species that invades the California horn snail.These worms ... Read more...

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Neanderthals’ cosy bedroom with hearth and grass beds unearthed


August 7th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Remains of an apparent Neanderthal cave sleeping chamber have been unearthed, complete with a hearth and nearby grass beds that might have once been covered with animal fur.Neanderthals ... Read more...

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Sophisticated human behavior found half-million years earlier than previously thought


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): Hebrew University of Jerusalem researchers have discovered evidence of sophisticated, human behavior as early as 750,000 years ago, which is some half a million years earlier than has ... Read more...

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People hunted and shared meat differently 200,000 years ago


October 15th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 15 (ANI): New finds unearthed at Qesem Cave in Israel suggest that during the late Lower Paleolithic period, between 400,000 and 200,000 years ago, people hunted and shared meat differently ... Read more...

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Govind Godhan takes up the task of educating beggars in Ludhiana


October 6th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct 5(ANI): Govind Godhan, a social organization in Punjab, has taken up the task of educating beggars and making them self-reliant.Many poor families, who are unable to send their ... Read more...

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Apunba Lup now dares to take out torch rally in curfew bound Imphal


August 5th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Aug 5 (ANI): Security in Manipur has been beefed up after leading social organization Apunba Lup (AL) announced plans to take out a torch rally in defiance of a curfew.Curfew has ... Read more...

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Indefinite curfew imposed in Imphal


August 5th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Aug 5 (ANI): Indefinite curfew has been imposed in Manipur following a social organization's protest against the killing of a youth in a fake encounter.The curfew however, has been limited to ... Read more...

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Manish gives hope for those in need of healthcare


February 2nd, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
By Dr Sandeep PandeyIf he was not attending to needy patients in Lucknow today he would most likely have been a washerman in his birth place, Ballia district of eastern Uttar Pradesh. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No building bylaws are applicable to the Defence Housing Authority in Karachi!


November 13th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 13 (ANI): Putting aside building by-laws, the Defence Housing Authority (DHA) in Karachi, which makes tall claims about upholding building control laws and clamping down on violations in its ... Read more...

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Russians may have been the first potters on Earth


October 23rd, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Russian archeologists have claimed that the Russians were the first people on the planet to cultivate land, breed cattle and make earthenware.Russian tribes inhabited Khabarovsk Region in ... Read more...

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President Patil hails Indo-US civil nuclear deal


October 13th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
Gawedewadi (Maharashtra), Oct 13 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Monday hailed the Indo-US civilian nuclear deal, noting that Indias tradition of peace and brotherhood helped it gain international acceptance to trade ... Read more...

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Scientists shed light on how genes affect ants social behaviour


July 18th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): A new study from the University of Lausanne and the University of Georgia has shed light on how interactions between genes and the environment influence social behaviour ... Read more...

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Spiritual guru Nanasaheb Dharmadhikari is dead


July 8th, 2008 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pune/Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Social worker and spiritual guru Narayan Vishnu alias Nanasaheb Dharmadhikari died at a private nursing home in Pune Tuesday. He was 86 and kept indifferent health for the ... Read more...

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1,000 ancient tombs found in Colombia linked to two little-known civilizations


May 10th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 10 (ANI): An ancient burial site in Colombia, uncovered by builders clearing land for a housing project, has revealed 1,000 ancient tombs linked to two little-known civilizations.According to a ... Read more...

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Briton joins Iranian Press TV as presenter


March 2nd, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, March 2 (IANS) Britain born journalist Yvonne Ridley, who was taken into custody by the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2000, is now working as a TV presenter for Iranian Press TV ... Read more...

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