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Indian-American linguist wins US academic award


April 6th, 2012 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) An Indian American professor, Dr. Mohammad Jahangeer Warsi, has been selected as a 2011-2012 recipient of the James E. McLeod Faculty Recognition Award by the ... Read more...

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US wants Pakistan to ban production of fertiliser used in IEDs


July 4th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 4 (IANS) The US wants Pakistan to stop the production of ammonium nitrate as it is being used for making improvised explosive devices (IEDs), it was reported here.The ... Read more...

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‘Mango Hometown Tour’ in 6 cities of US


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 3 (ANI): Mango, the national fruit of India, is making waves in United States of America.Orlando (Florida) headquartered National Mango Board, which says that mangoes 'have become the darling ... Read more...

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Elton John regrets selling collection


February 4th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) English Singer Elton John says he regrets selling off his record collection to start his Elton John AIDS Foundation.John accepted $250,000 from a collector in St. Louis, Missouri, ... Read more...

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Boeing C-17 program enters second phase of production rate and reduces work force


January 21st, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by BNO News
LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Boeing Company on Thursday announced that its C-17 program entered its second phase of production rate and work force reductions.The move is part of a transition ... Read more...

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Aspiring model found dead in August Busch’s mansion


December 25th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): A glamorous aspiring model has been found dead at the luxury home of August Busch IV in Missouri.Busch is the scion of the brewing dynasty most famous for ... Read more...

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Paul Daley Evokes Laughter In Post-Strikeforce Fight Press Conference


December 5th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul Daley evoked a good amount of laughter among those present at the press conference which was held after the Strikeforce fight on Saturday night was ... Read more...

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No such thing as stereotypical English gentleman, says Colin Firth


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Colin Firth has always been viewed as the typical English gentleman with his 'dashing' British accent and sophisticated mannerisms, but the star thinks the stereotype doesn't exist except ... Read more...

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St Louis at Top of CQ’s “Most Dangerous Cities in US”


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:19 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As CQ Press releases it’s City Crime Rankings for the seventeenth year in a row, four hundred United States cities are ranked according to six different categories. Murder, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US project to map role of bacteria in human health


August 18th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 18 (IANS) Some patients fail to respond to treatment for intestinal infections perhaps because they are lacking certain protective bacteria, found in the human gut. Our gastrointestinal tracts are teeming ... Read more...

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Boeing executive joins RASEI to partner on renewable energy research projects


August 18th, 2010 - 12:14 am ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- The Boeing Company on Tuesday announced that Tim Noonan, vice president of Boeing Energy, has joined the Leadership Council of the Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute ... Read more...

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Two Dead, As Many as 50 Injured in Missouri School Bus Accident


August 6th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) So far two people have been confirmed dead, and as many as fifty have been injured when two school buses loaded with 50 kids crashed into the back ... Read more...

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Nanoparticle ’smart bomb’ formed by bee venom may harbour cancer cure


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): A toxic protein in bee venom, when altered, significantly improves the effectiveness liposome-encapsulated drugs or dyes, such as those already used to treat or diagnose cancer, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Boeing acquires network traffic and analytic software company Narus


July 30th, 2010 - 4:25 am ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- Boeing on Thursday announced that it completed its acquisition of Narus, a provider of real-time network traffic and analytic software used to protect against cyber attacks ... Read more...

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Kings Of Leon cancel gig after pigeon poops in bassist’s mouth


July 26th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Rock band Kings Of Leon abandoned a gig in St Louis, Missouri after their bassist Jared Followill was hit in the mouth by pigeon poo.The band, which was ... Read more...

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How babies draw their first breath


July 24th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): Scientists may have found the answer to the long-standing mystery - how newborn mammals draw their first breath after life in a fluid-filled womb.The find could help them ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Gaga’s concert marred by anti-gay protesters


July 19th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 19 (IANS) Pop singer and gay right supporter Lady Gaga's concert in St. Louis, Missouri, ran into trouble when a group of protesters showed up to boycott the show. The protesters ... Read more...

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The gut’s ‘friendly’ viruses discovered


July 15th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): Microbiologists have discovered a new world of bacterial viruses in human intestines.In the latest exploration into the universe of organisms inhabiting our bodies, researchers have discovered new viral ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How we evolved from apes to humans


July 13th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Scientists have found that as human brains evolve, they become less like apes, according to a new study.The areas of brains that help in language and reasoning-grow ... Read more...

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Boeing names new Vice President for Boeing Military Aircraft India


June 18th, 2010 - 11:04 pm ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) – Boeing appointed a new Vice President for Boeing Military Aircraft India (BMA), in order to position the business for further growth in the rapidly in the ... Read more...

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Bob Gower named vice president for Boeing Military Aircraft India


June 18th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) In a move to position itself for further growth in the rapidly evolving Indian defence industry, Boeing Friday named Bob Gower as vice president, Boeing Military Aircraft ... Read more...

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Boeing awarded $1 billion, 10-year contract with U.S. Air Force


June 10th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- The Boeing Company on Thursday announced that it has been awarded the U.S. Air Force's Mission Planning Enterprise Contract-II (MPEC-II) to provide software management, development, integration ... Read more...

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Mice can synthesise their own morphine


May 7th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Traces of morphine in urine samples have been considered a clear proof of drug use in the past. But now a new study says that mice -- and ... Read more...

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Our bodies make their own morphine


April 27th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): Human bodies may possess the biochemical machinery to produce a small but steady amount of natural morphine, according to a new study.In the study, it was shown ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Seven individuals charged for dog fighting conspiracy in St. Clair County, IL


March 23rd, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, ILLINOIS (BNO NEWS) – Seven people were indicted with one count of conspiracy to commit unlawful activities of dog fighting in St. Clair County, Illinois, prosecutors announced on Monday.Judious Kizeart, ... Read more...

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St. Louis woman sentenced for role in bank fraud scheme


March 12th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by BNO News
RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – A St. Louis, Missouri woman was sentenced to 24 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for her role in a scheme to ... Read more...

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Boeing to offer NewGen Tanker to U.S. Air Force


March 5th, 2010 - 1:25 am ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) – The Boeing NewGen Tanker will be offered in the competition to supply the U.S. Air Force with a multi-mission aerial refueling aircraft, the Boeing Company announced ... Read more...

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Boeing receives a $11.3 million U.S. Navy weapons contract


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by BNO News
ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) – The Boeing company received a $11.3 million contract to supply Laser Joint Direct Attacked Munitions (Laser JDM) to meet the U.S. Navy Direct Attack Moving Target ... Read more...

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Mars rover Spirit could wriggle free of its sandy trap


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): A NASA scientist has said that the Mars rover Spirit should be able to wriggle free of its sandy trap on Mars, and not become a stationary lander ... Read more...

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Lawsuit Planned Over Racist Pizza Hut Receipt


February 22nd, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
St. Louis MO Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After finding what is, in his opinion, a racist remark on his Pizza Hut receipt, a St. Louis Missouri man has plans to ... Read more...

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Battery-powered hamsters become ‘must have’ toy for Christmas 2009


November 9th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Brit parents are thronging toy shops in a bid to lay their hands on battery-powered hamsters that have become the latest Christmas craze this year.Priced at around 10 ... Read more...

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Golf, rugby sevens to be part of 2016 Olympics


October 9th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Oct 9 (IANS) After an absence of more than a century, golf will return as an Olympic sport in 2016 along with rugby sevens following their approval by the International Olympic ... Read more...

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Sleep deprivation can take its toll on brain health in later life


September 28th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 28 (ANI): Students and businessmen are often miss a good night's sleep with a view to performing brilliantly in exams and securing big contracts, respectively, but this may adversely affect ... Read more...

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Tango in Berlin: Dance until the police arrive


September 27th, 2009 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
By Johanna Treblin Berlin, Sep 27 (DPA) Even from a distance the large group of dancers is easy to spot. About 20 pairs bob and turn to the sound of tango music ... Read more...

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Cubs’ Outfielder Milton Bradley Suspended For A Season


September 21st, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey St.Louis, Missouri, September 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to sources, the Chicago Cubs have reportedly suspended their outfielder Milton Bradley for a season on Sunday, thereby forcing the player to sit ... Read more...

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