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Two banks firebombed in Chile


February 28th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) Two masked people set off fire bombs Monday at two bank branches in Santiago, causing damage but no injuries, Chilean police said.A Banco Santander office and ... Read more...

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Occupy protesters celebrate Thanksgiving, residents donate meal


November 25th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/New York, Nov 25 (IANS) Occupy protesters across America celebrated Thanksgiving on Thursday, bringing all the trimmings of a traditional meal without any let up in the over two month ... Read more...

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Tarsem Singh’s 3D epic ‘Immortals’ tops in US


November 15th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 15 (IANS) Indian director Tarsem Singh's visually-stunning epic 3D adventure "Immortals" has opened to a record estimated haul of $32.2 million in 3,112 locations in North America ... Read more...

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Lucknow supports Hazare with fasts, processions


April 8th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 8 (IANS) From Lucknow University students, doctors and teachers to the common man - more people in Lucknow came out in the support of Anna Hazare's ongoing campaign ... Read more...

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‘Do Dooni Char’ was to highlight teachers’ plight: Faizal


October 22nd, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) Habib Faizal, who has made his directorial debut with "Do Dooni Chaar", says he wanted to highlight the plight of teachers in today's India and ... Read more...

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Outrage over UK decision to implement ‘Sus’ laws allowing police to target minorities


October 16th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): According to a new proposal, British police would now be allowed to implement the 'Sus law,' which was scrapped in the 1980s after the alleged targeting of black ... Read more...

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Dead Sea Scrolls Mystery Possibly Solved


July 31st, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered over 60 years ago in a cave which is located near the ancient settlement of Qumran, but it is not ... Read more...

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Mystery of the Dead Sea Scrolls may be Solved


July 30th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several scientists are expressing the belief that a cryptic cup, along with ancient tunnels in Jerusalem and other findings made from archeologist’s studies may help solve ... Read more...

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Who authored Dead Sea Scrolls?


July 28th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Researchers may be close to unravelling a mystery, which has haunted the world for more than 50 years: Who wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls?New clues suggest the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US relying more on Special Operations for war on Al Qaeda


June 4th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): The Obama administration has significantly expanded a largely secret U.S. war against al-Qaeda and other radical groups, according to senior military and administration officials.According to a Washington ... Read more...

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Pak official confirms Shahzad’s claims of receiving terror training in restive tribal areas


May 24th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 24 (ANI): A top Pakistan military official, who is privy to the probe concerning the failed Times Square bomber, has put a stamp on Faisal Shahzad's claims that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

‘Aadukalam’ - an unusual tale of Madurai


March 30th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Just like many filmmakers have started focalizing Madurai as backdrops in their films, director Vetrimaaran seems to have moved towards the same pattern too. But the ... Read more...

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Women of greater genetic diversity have more sex partners


March 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 5 (ANI): Women of greater genetic diversity have more sexual partners, concludes a new study.After showing a series of genes linked to the immune system, Western Australia researchers say it ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Colombia’s plan to hire students as army informers faces flak


January 29th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 29 (IANS/EFE) The Colombian government's plan to recruit college students as military informers has evoked criticism across the country. President Alvaro Uribe's decision to turn university students in the crime-ridden northwestern ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gene linked to abnormalities in learning, behaviour identified


November 9th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine have identified a new gene linked to significant abnormalities in learning and behaviour.They said that the loss of CHRNA7 gene through deletion ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

CRPF troopers, choppers hunt for Maoists in Maharashtra


October 10th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 10 (IANS) The central government has sent 20 additional companies of the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to hunt down the Maoists responsible for the massacre of 17 policemen ... Read more...

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Second child within a year ‘increases breast cancer risk’


September 14th, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): Having a second child within a year of the first birth can increase a woman's risk of developing breast cancer, finds a new study.The research, involving 30,000 women ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists unveil novel approach to study Parkinson’s treatment


April 17th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Stanford University researchers claim that they have identified a specific group of cells that can be direct targets of deep brain stimulation (DBS), a Parkinson's treatment.Lead researcher Karl ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Facebook Jews group suddenly praises Hitler


March 27th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): A group on the social-networking site calling itself "I Heart Jews" garnered more than 2,000 members until the group's name was suddenly changed to "Hitler: Great Modern ... Read more...

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Tightened security measures at famous Vaishno Devi Temple in Jammu


October 9th, 2008 - 10:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Nadeem Khan Jammu, Oct.9 (ANI): To avoid any untoward incident like recently witnessed at the Rajasthans Chamunda Devi Temple and Himachals Naina Devi, the management authorities at the famous Vaishno Devi ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Why coffee and ciggies often seem to go hand in hand


September 4th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): Cigarettes'' power may not be in nicotine itself, according to a new study, which suggests that, its influence may be in how it enhances other experiences.The study ... Read more...

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Bacteria communities use chemical weapons to protect themselves


July 24th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): Scientists at the Helmholtz Center for Infection Research have found that bacteria communities use chemicals as weapons to protect themselves against the attacking phagocytes, biological cells that ... Read more...

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Too much sleep ups ischemic risk in postmenopausal women


July 18th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): Postmenopausal women whose nap time exceed nine hours may be at an increased risk of ischemic stroke, according to a new study published in Journal of the ... Read more...

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Regular tipple may cut arthritis risk by 50%


June 5th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): A regular tipple cuts the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis by up to 50 percent, according to a new study.Researchers at Karolinska Institute came to the conclusion ... Read more...

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Greenhouse gases linked to evolution of C4 grasses


December 21st, 2007 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): A new study has linked greenhouse gases to the evolution of a specific group of plants, termed C4 grasses, such as corn, sugarcane, sorghum, and millets.In the study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sam Raimi returns to the horror genre with ‘Drag Me to Hell’


December 20th, 2007 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Spiderman director will soon be returning to the genre of horror with Drag Me to Hell, a supernatural thriller that he been penned with brother Ivan.The pic will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Judgement on Musharraf’s eligibility for another term by Nov 1′


November 14th, 2007 - 2:55 am ICT by admin
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