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Haryana industrial production grows at 6 percent


July 10th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) Industrial production in Haryana in 2011-12 recorded a growth of six percent over 2010-11, a government spokesman said here Tuesday.He said that the growth was higher ... Read more...

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The Best Stocks To Buy In 2010


December 6th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Considering that the economy is finally showing signs of recovery, it looks like the stock market might again be a place for investment. While the experts ... Read more...

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Nice guys actually get the girl in the end


October 14th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): New research suggests that nice guys really do finish first when it comes to getting the girl.According to psychologists, traits such as selflessness and altruism have become part ... Read more...

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Canada launches global study to find dengue cure


July 16th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, July 16 (IANS) With no drugs available for dengue fever and the disease assuming endemic proportions in countries like India and reaching the US for the first time in ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Tibetans underwent ‘fastest genetic change’ in human history to thrive at high altitude


July 2nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Tibetans split off from the Han Chinese some 3,000 years ago and since then rapidly developed a unique ability to thrive at high altitudes and low oxygen levels, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, teeth of dead bodies can reveal their identity


June 30th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): A person's dental patterns could be as reliable an identity proof for dead bodies as DNA, according to researchers from the University of Granada.Forensic police uses DNA testing ... Read more...

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Dental patterns as accurate as DNA


June 30th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) A person's dental patterns can identify a person as accurately as DNA testing in forensics. Researchers from the University of Granada (UGR) in Spain came to this conclusion after ... Read more...

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England fans set for World Cup match against Germany


June 27th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by ANI
Bloemfontein (South Africa), June 27(ANI): Thousands of British fans in South Africa are geared up for England's crunch World Cup last-16 match against Germany."As soon as the whistle goes the England ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

England to wear ‘lucky’ red strip for WC tie against Germans


June 25th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Rustenburg (South Africa), June 25(ANI): The England team will go into Sundays' World Cup knock-out game against Germany wearing their "lucky" all-red strip.Steven Gerrard will lead his side out in the red ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

England stars better at penalty shoot-outs than Germans, say stats!


June 25th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25(ANI): A new survey has found that England can turn the tables on penalty maestros Germany in Sunday's World Cup last 16 clash.An in-depth statistical analysis revealed that Fabio ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Insight into make-up of cells could help in development of new medicines


June 22nd, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): The discovery that proteins communicate by a complex network of chemical messages could lead to the development of new medicines, suggests a new study.Drugs could have a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Children Raised By Lesbian Parents Show Less Behavioral Problems


June 8th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
We all know the role of fathers in the lives of their children. They play an important role in their overall growth as a human being as well. But, a big question ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

HIV-positive women less likely to find work than male counterparts


May 4th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): HIV-positive women are less likely to find work than men affected by the virus, say researchers.In a new study, Juan Oliva, a researcher at the University of Castilla-La ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists trying to interpret baby’s bawling


February 25th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Babies bawl aloud to reveal their emotions, but none of the parenting handbooks can tell whether they are feeling hunger or discomfort. To study this behaviour, Japanese engineers ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Emotion detector for babies


February 25th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Parents-to-be can take a breather: It may soon be possible to translate infant cries, all thanks to Japanese scientists who have come up with a statistical computer program ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Physical activity overcomes depression, fatigue


December 16th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) Physical activity is known to reduce depression and fatigue in people struggling with chronic illness. A new study indicates that this effect may stem from an individual's sense ... Read more...

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Formula to detect an author’s literary ‘fingerprint’ developed


December 11th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): After analysing the works of Thomas Hardy, DH Lawrence and Herman Melville, Swedish physicists have developed a formula to detect different authors' literary 'fingerprints'.In the new study, ... Read more...

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Scientists tap books to isolate literary ‘fingerprint’


December 11th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) Based on the writing styles of Thomas Hardy, D.H. Lawrence and Herman Melville, physicists have developed a formula to detect the literary "fingerprints" of different authors. New research describes ... Read more...

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Aerobics can keep brain healthy even among the old


June 30th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 30 (IANS) Elderly people who are active show better cerebral health than those who are inactive, says the latest study. Researchers led by Elizabeth Bullitt, neurosurgeon at the University of North ... Read more...

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Aerobic activity ‘helps keep brain young’


June 30th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Aerobic activity may help keep the brain young, says a new research from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.In the study published July ... Read more...

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Cantabrian cornice has seen 7 cooling and warming phases over past 41,000 years


June 4th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): A new research has shown that there have been seven periods of cooling and warming in the Cantabrian cornice in Spain over the past 41,000 years.In 1996, an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

3D computer modelling to help design sexier lingerie


March 14th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 14 (IANS) Researchers are building a computerised 3D model of the female body to enable designers make more sensuous, comfortable and better fitting lingerie. Identifying body shape components is critical ... Read more...

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Choosing the right password


February 12th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A new US study says, passwords that show no imagination or distinctiveness are easy prey for information pirates. It will be better to think twice before selecting a particular password for emails, ... Read more...

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Criminal case pending? Wait for 466 years…


February 10th, 2009 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) It will take 466 years to dispose all the criminal cases pending before the Delhi High Court if the present rate of disposal continues, according to a ... Read more...

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Study commissioned on international migration from Punjab


January 31st, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 31 (IANS) The Migration Research Unit, affiliated to the Centre for Development Studies (CDS) here, will work with the Chandigarh-based Centre for Rural Research and Industrial Development (CRRID) to conduct ... Read more...

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People read car fronts just as they do human faces


November 26th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): A statistical analysis has confirmed that many people see human facial features in the front end of automobiles, and ascribe various personality traits to cars. Published in the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Changes in sea level will affect the salinity of estuaries


November 21st, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A new research has suggested that the changes in sea level will affect the salinity of estuaries, which influences aquatic life, fishing and recreation.The research was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Increased solar activity results in decrease in hurricane intensity


September 29th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 29 (ANI): A new research has suggested that increased solar activity - associated with sunspots - means more ultraviolet radiation reaching the Earths upper atmosphere, resulting in a decrease ... Read more...

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Now, an arousal alarm clock in your mobile for a HappyWakeUp


September 24th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): Hate waking up to the loud morning alarm that leaves you stressed after a deep sleep? Well, then brace yourself up, for HappyWakeUp has arrived a smart ... Read more...

Posted in National |

People with sleep apnea run higher death risk


August 2nd, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) People with severe sleep apnea face a much higher risk of mortality than 'normal' people, which increases when the condition is untreated. Results show that people who have ... Read more...

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Indian American led study links video games and creativity


May 24th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, May 24 (IANS) Video games that energise players and create a positive mood may also enhance creativity, according to a team of media researchers led by an Indian American. The study, ... Read more...

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Video games may improve pupils creativity, corporate decision-making


May 24th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 24 (ANI): An Indian-origin media researcher at Penn State has found in a study that video games with the power to energize players and induce a positive mood, may ... Read more...

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Obesity linked to more complex urinary problems


May 18th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Heres another reason why you should concentrate on loosing those extra pounds - urinary problems.A new study has revealed that people who are obese and lead unhealthy ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Open-heart surgery does not cause cognitive decline: Study


April 4th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 4 (ANI): A new study has refuted speculations that bypass surgery causes cognitive decline, by showing that patients display no signs of cognitive impairment one year after Coronary Artery ... Read more...

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Some countries more exposed to bird flu virus: study


February 27th, 2008 - 10:44 am ICT by admin
New York, Feb 25 (IANS) Some countries appear to be more vulnerable to bird flu invasion than others, a study by University of California Irvine (UCI) researchers has concluded. For instance, several ... Read more...

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