Study: Wood-burning stoves ‘can cause cancer and heart disease’

February 7th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Copenhagen, Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A researcher has warned that inhaling smoke from burning wood may be dangerous.Professor Steffen Loft of Denmark warns that people who inhale wood smoke into their ... Read more...

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A sneeze can contaminate surroundings for hours

February 2nd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) A single sneeze infests a room with deadly bugs and the contamination can last for hours. Microscopic droplets sneezed or coughed out float around the air in large ... Read more...

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Face off!

May 13th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):There's never been a barrier to one's imagination. You are free to look at things from your perspective. The world will say that earth is in the ... Read more...

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Bacterial contamination found in the recalled Tylenol products

May 5th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report of the Food and Drug administration said that all the Tylenol products that were recalled, were made of ingredients that were contaminated with bacteria. ... Read more...

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1951 classic ‘The African Queen’ lands on DVD

March 22nd, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 22 (ANI): Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn's classic romantic adventure-'The African Queen'-has now landed on DVD.This Tuesday, fans of the John Huston-directed romantic adventure will get the chance to ... Read more...

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Kite-flying marks Uttarayan celebrations in Gujarat (Lead)

January 14th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 14 (IANS) Coloured specks dotted the sky across Ahmedabad as people, like elsewhere in the state, flew multi-hued kites in celebration of the Uttarayan festival Thursday. The festival, which marks the ... Read more...

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Hubble reveals stunning vista of unfolding galaxies

January 6th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) Cutting edge imaging technology on the Hubble telescope reveals an unprecedented view of the universe, showcasing more than 12 billion years of cosmic history. Hubble's recent image ... Read more...

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Bangalore’s public spaces turn into artist’s stage

October 22nd, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 22 (IANS) For these artists, the world is their stage. And a media house here is attempting to bring out the artists into open spaces and help them reach out ... Read more...

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Twitter crosses the 5 billion tweet mark

October 20th, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The social networking and micro blogging site Twitter has crossed the 5 billion-tweet mark.Twitter has had it 5 billionth tweet, according to GigaTweet.com which measure's ... Read more...

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New vasculitis therapy may help patients keep infertility, cancer at bay

October 18th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 18 (ANI): A drug previously approved for the treatment of non-Hodgkin's B cell lymphoma and rheumatoid arthritis, can treat severe ANCA-associated vasculitis as effectively as cyclophosphamide, the current standard therapy, ... Read more...

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Divyanka desires to work again with Sharad

June 4th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
One of the hottest duo's of television Sharad Malhotra and Divyanka Tripathi are enjoying their holidays after Dulhaan concluded. Sharad is out of the country where as Divyanka is busy catching ... Read more...

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What is morgellons disease?

March 27th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Morgellons is a communicable syndrome that means a disease reaching pandemic status. This disease symptom is bizarre, people who have it tend to withdraw and become isolated from society. This syndrome ... Read more...

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Court asks automobile dealer to compensate for defective car

March 17th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) A consumer court here has asked an automobile dealer to pay Rs.10,000 as compensation to a customer who was given a defective car and also refund the ... Read more...

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Soon, Quantum dots to restore clear vision to people with damaged retinas

December 23rd, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): People suffering seriously impaired vision due to damaged retinas will soon be able to see clearly. Thanks to a new method developed by a scientist at the ... Read more...

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ANP chief says he is unfazed by suicide bomb attack on him

October 4th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Charsadda (NWFP), Oct.4 (ANI): Awami National Party chief Asfandyar Wali Khan has said that he is unfazed by the attempted suicide bomb attack on him at Walibagh on Thursday. His comments came ... Read more...

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Pollen-coated bullets will help find criminals

August 2nd, 2008 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) British researchers have developed a new coating for gun cartridges with pollen and grit to help identify criminals that use firearms. The new technique involves coating batches of ... Read more...

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Scientists working hard to bring Harry Potters invisibility cloak closer to reality

June 7th, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): A mathematician at the University of Utah has revealed that experts trying to realise a superlens cloak in laboratories, based on his mathematical model, have achieved some ... Read more...

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