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Isha Sharvani performs malkhamb with broken arm (With Images)


September 21st, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The show must go, believes actress Isha Sharvani, who went ahead and performed aerial acts for an upcoming episode of dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa ... Read more...

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Mystery illness: nails grow out of hair follicles


August 10th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) A woman has been labelled a medical mystery after falling victim to an unidentified illness that causes nails to grow out of her hair follicles, the ... Read more...

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I thought I’d got away, says dope-tainted cyclist


August 4th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Disgraced Russian cyclist Victoria Baranova said here Friday that she had taken testosterone ahead of the Olympics, and she had thought she was in the ... Read more...

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Olympic cycling: Russian cyclist Baranova expelled for doping


August 4th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian track cyclist Victoria Baranova has been caught doping and sent home from the London Olympics, according to reports.Baranova, 22, was due to participate in ... Read more...

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Four Australians taking $1 mn cash, steroids to Bangladesh


August 2nd, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 2 (IANS) Four Australians have been arrested while trying to carry over one million dollars in cash and a large quantity of steroids. According to the police, they ... Read more...

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Olympics: Uzbek gymnast suspended for doping (Lead)


July 29th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Uzbek gymnast Luiza Galiulina has been suspended after testing positive for diuretic furosemide, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Sunday.Galiulina was tested July 25, four days ... Read more...

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Olympics: Uzbek gymnast provisionally suspended for doping


July 29th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) An artistic gymnast from Uzbekistan has been provisionally suspended from the London Olympics after testing positive for a banned substance, the International Olympic Committee said Sunday.Luiza ... Read more...

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Albanian lifter banned from London for steroids


July 28th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Albanian weightlifter Hysen Pulaku has been excluded from the London Olympics after testing positive for steroids, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Saturday.The 20-year-old failed ... Read more...

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Steroid-packed beer contains Olympic banned substances


July 26th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ‘Never Mind the Anabolics’ is a beer that has been described as a limited edition beer. This beer has been banned from the Olympics because it is ... Read more...

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Cuba’s Olympic athletes declared free of doping


July 12th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, July 12 (IANS) The entire 110-member Cuban contingent of athletes heading to the 2012 London Olympic Games has been declared "free of illegal (performance-enhancing) substances" by Cuba's National Anti-Doping ... Read more...

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Sheen took steriods during ‘Major League’ shoot


July 7th, 2012 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen has revealed that he took steroids while shooting for sports movie "Major League" to get the grip of the game."I wanted to put ... Read more...

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Cholesterol shows promise in fighting cancer


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 23 (IANS) Researchers at Simon Fraser University have concluded that cholesterol may have a few good qualities like slowing or halting cancer cell growth, after all the bad ... Read more...

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India’s dope-tainted quartermilers eligible for London Olympics


March 21st, 2012 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) India's dope tainted quartermiler runners -- Ashwini Akkunji, Sini Jose, Tiana Mary Thomas and Priyanka Panwar -- can hope to take part in the Olympics ... Read more...

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Having desserts for breakfast good for slimming


February 8th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 8 (IANS) Those with a weakness for sweets can now include cookies and cake in a 600 calorie breakfast menu with some proteins and carbs to shed ... Read more...

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UK Indian laced wife’s food with steroids to make her fat


November 3rd, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) An Indian-origin man in Britain laced his wife's food with steroids in a bid to transform her into a fat, stay-at-home mother, a court has heard.Dalwara ... Read more...

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Mustard compound key to becoming lean, muscular


October 4th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 4 (IANS) A promising plant steroid found in mustard could help one become lean and muscular. When given orally to rats, it triggered a response similar to anabolic ... Read more...

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Boys just want average build, not six-pack abs!


September 27th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 27 (IANS) Male bodies with rippling muscles and abs are being increasingly glorified by the mass media. Does such objectification send youngsters running to gyms or fretting before ... Read more...

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Indian athletes should do blood tests every month: Johnson


July 30th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson, a double Olympic bronze medallist, says it is best for Indian athletes to get their blood tested every month by a ... Read more...

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Doping mess: Punjab suspends drug controller


July 7th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh July 7 (IANS) The Punjab government Thursday suspended Drug Controller Bhag Singh following the controversy over Indian athletes at the National Institute of Sports (NIS) Patiala testing positive for ... Read more...

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I am innocent, says Ashwini Akkunji


July 7th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) India's dope tainted quartermiler Ashwini Akkunji, who won 4x400 metres relay gold in the Commonwealth and the Asian Games, Thursday pleaded innocence and laid the ... Read more...

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Punjab swoops down, cancels chemists’ licences after dope taint (Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 6 (IANS) Swooping down on chemists selling steroids and anabolic drugs without prescriptions in the vicinity of the National Institute of Sports (NIS) here, the Punjab health ... Read more...

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Crackdown on chemist shops near NIS, Patiala


July 6th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), July 6 (IANS) In the aftermath of the doping scandal and reports of steroids and anabolic drugs being sold here, sleuths of the state drugs authority Wednesday conducted ... Read more...

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Never advised steroids for athletes, I’m being set-up: Ukraine coach


July 5th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Sacked Ukrainian coach Yuri Ogorobonik, who trained India's quarter-milers caught in doping, Tuesday claimed innocence and said that he was being set-up.The Ukrainian said that ... Read more...

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I’m thinking of Botox again: Peter Andre


June 29th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre, who has previously gone under the knife, says he wants to get Botox done again in a bid to get rid of his ... Read more...

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Soon, birth control pill for men sans steroids


June 5th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 5 (IANS) Researchers are developing what may be the first oral contraceptive for men without any side effects as it does not contain steroids.Columbia University Medical Centre researchers ... Read more...

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Nelly is broke because of addiction to steroids


May 30th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Media reports suggest that singer Nelly is broke because he has spent his money on steroids, gambling and drugs. The reports followed a tweet by Nelly’s ... Read more...

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Aussie teen is world’s fastest texter


March 12th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 12 (ANI): Melbourne teenager Cheong Kit Au has been formally recognized by Guinness World Records as the fastest texter on the planet.The talented student from Melbourne High has won 10,000 ... Read more...

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‘Mega Python Vs. Gatoroid’ Draws Poor Reviews


January 30th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) SyFy network is known for making TV movies based on sci fi creatures and experiment born giants that love chewing humans like crazy. Some of their ... Read more...

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Australian covers world in 52 marathons


December 28th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 28 (IANS) An Australian man, who ran one marathon a week across all seven continents, has completed 52 marathons in 52 weeks.Tristan Miller received a hero's welcome from supporters ... Read more...

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Meet the Oz man who finished 52nd marathon in one year!


December 27th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 27 (ANI): A Melbourne man has become the first person to finish 52 marathons in 52 weeks, which included all seven continents.Tristan Miller received a grand welcome from supporters and ... Read more...

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Actress Jennifer Grey has surgery to repair ruptured back disc


December 13th, 2010 - 11:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Jennifer Grey underwent surgery to repair her ruptured back disc. The surgery took place at the D.I.S.C. Sports and Spine Center, which is located ... Read more...

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I did not deserve six-month prison sentence for lying about steroid use: Jones


December 6th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6(ANI): Former American track and field athlete Marion Jones has said that she did not deserve a prison term for lying about steroid use and involvement in a drugs fraud ... Read more...

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Nigerian silver medallist Folashade Abugan tests positive


October 15th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Nigerian runner Folashade Abugan, who bagged two silver medals at the Delhi Commonwealth Games, is the fourth athlete to test positive for a banned substance and has ... Read more...

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Another Pakistani athlete banned after testing positive for steroids


September 21st, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 21 (ANI): In the latest incident in the doping saga plaguing Pakistani athletes, runner Sumaira Zahoor, who competed in the 2004 Athens Olympics in 1500 metres category, has been ... Read more...

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Rod Stewarts’s wife thinks she lost 2nd baby to ‘killer cells’


September 14th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): Rod Stewarts's wife Penny Lancaster suspects "killer cells" may have terminated a twin to her new baby.Model Penny, 39, said doctors believed she was expecting twins but one ... Read more...

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