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LaBeouf happy about Mulligan’s marriage


September 7th, 2012 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 7 (IANS) Actor Shia LaBeouf says he is glad that his former lover Carey Mulligan is now happily married."She's happy as hell right now and we wouldn't ... Read more...

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French Company unveils ‘Gold PC’


September 3rd, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Sept 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A French Company is appealing to an IT savvy royalty with a historically inspired gold computer. The gold plate was George Chirita from Paris as the ultimate ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki to resume operations at Manesar soon


August 14th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 14 (IANS) Maruti Suzuki would announce Thursday resumption of production at its Manesar plant, a top company official said.The top management had a meeting with Haryana government ... Read more...

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Mothers have sharper memories after childbirth


August 6th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Childbirth seems to invest women with a sharper, improved memory. Mothers performed better in tests regarding the ability to perceive and remember information about their surroundings ... Read more...

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Cole wants to inspire underprivileged teens


July 13th, 2012 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole says she can relate to today's youth and wants to show disadvantaged kids that they can follow their dreams and escape their surroundings."I ... Read more...

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Stone bakes cake to cope with anxiety


June 30th, 2012 - 6:00 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Actress Emma Stone turned to baking to cope with the anxiety that cropped up while shooting for "The Amazing Spider-Man".Stone developed a passion for making cakes ... Read more...

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Stone opens about battle with panic attacks


June 23rd, 2012 - 5:28 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 23 (IANS) Actress Emma Stone says she began having panic attacks when she was eight but with the help of therapy and her decision to pursue acting ... Read more...

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Tokyo Skytree opens to the public


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tokyo Skytree, the tallest tower ever built, has opened to the public.Tobu Tower Skytree Co., the skyscraper’s operator, expects that the opening of the tower will ... Read more...

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Acidic oceans endangering baby corals


April 19th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 19 (IANS) Acidic oceans are dramatically altering the ability of baby corals to sense their surroundings, says a study.A team from the School of Biological Sciences and Global ... Read more...

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Mild quakes in Maharashtra, Gujarat


April 14th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) Two mild earthquakes, measuring 4.5 and 4.9 on the Richter scale, shook Gujarat and Maharashtra here Saturday, a top weather official said.The first tremor was felt ... Read more...

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A new method to target obsessive behaviour


April 11th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 11 (IANS) Victims of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) fret endlessly over whether they have locked the door or turned off the gas stove. Now, a new way to ... Read more...

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Court sacks 18 Saibaba temple trustees


March 13th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shirdi (Maharashtra), March 13 (IANS) In a jolt to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court Tuesday sacked the 18 members of the Shirdi-based Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, a lawyer ... Read more...

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez turns 85


March 7th, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 7 (IANS/EFE) Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez was celebrating Tuesday his 85th birthday together with his family at his home in the Mexican capital, EFE said.The Nobel ... Read more...

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Maximum temperatures fall in Punjab, Haryana


January 8th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 8 (IANS) While the minimum temperatures in Punjab and Haryana have not hit sub-zero levels in the past week, it is the maximum temperatures at most places that ... Read more...

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Bihar to conserve tree associated with Mahatma Gandhi


January 5th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 5 (IANS) An old neem tree, associated with Mahatma Gandhi and lying neglected in Bihar's East Champaran, would now be preserved and conserved under the government's plan ... Read more...

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Metro builds two underground sub-stations


December 29th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) In a first of its kind, Delhi Metro has set up two sub-stations six metres below the ground level that will provide power to the ... Read more...

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Uddhav Thackeray meets president on row over Belgaum


December 20th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray Tuesday met President Pratibha Patil and demanded that the Marathi-speaking areas of Belgaum and surroundings in Karnataka be declared a ... Read more...

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Eiffel Tower evacuated over bomb scare


December 10th, 2011 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Dec 10 (IANS) The Eiffel Tower and its surroundings in Paris were evacuated Friday evening after an anonymous caller, claiming to be member of terror outfit Al Qaeda, said ... Read more...

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R.K.Laxman’s Common Man inspires TV show


November 7th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Veteran cartoonist R.K.Laxman's popular creation "The Common Man" has inspired a TV show -- "R.K. Laxman Ki Duniya", which will deal with the aspirations and ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown MAIN EVENT: Orton vs Rhodes, Champ vs Champ


September 11th, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Randy Orton made his way to the ring last night on 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown' after Cody Rhodes gave a speech about how “unstable” he could be. It ... Read more...

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Now, a fine for littering in Islamabad


August 17th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 17 (IANS) Anyone caught littering would now have to pay a fine in this Pakistani capital.A rule framed in 2008 was put in force Tuesday.Dawn said that littering ... Read more...

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Guru Dakshina makes a school go green


July 25th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sikar, July 25 (IANS) The Indian tradition of 'guru dakshina' is having a green impact in a small pocket in Rajasthan. A government school in the state practises a unique ... Read more...

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Delhi on high alert after Mumbai blasts


July 13th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The national capital was Wednesday placed on high alert and vigil was stepped up at all vulnerable areas after three blasts rocked Mumbai, killing at ... Read more...

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Americans in Pakistan advised to avoid crowds, demonstrations


June 19th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 19 (IANS) The US has warned its citizens in Pakistan to avoid crowded places in big cities and keep their travel documents up-to-date, a media report said Sunday.An ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro introduces souvenir postcards


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) To further enhance its popularity, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has introduced a collection of souvenir postcards featuring its trains and stations, an official ... Read more...

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Osama’s death in line with U.S. policy: Pak envoy


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Shahid Malik on Monday said the operation against Osama bin Laden was in accordance with a U.S. policy that the Al-Qaeda leader ... Read more...

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Our own social status determines our brain’s response to others’ rank!


April 29th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 29 (ANI): A new study has suggested that our own social status influences the way our brains respond to others of higher or lower rank.People of higher subjective socio-economic status ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Geologists warn of another powerful quake in Japan


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar.22 (ANI): Geologists have warned that another earthquake could strike Japan as the one that struck the nation on March 11 had altered the earth's surface.The quake measuring nine on the ... Read more...

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Sunlight linked to drug’s effectiveness


March 10th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 10 (IANS) The effectiveness of any drug in a body may be closely linked with exposure to sunlight and may vary seasonally.The findings offer a completely new model ... Read more...

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Body’s ability to break down medicines linked to sunlight exposure


March 10th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that the body's ability to break down medicines may be closely related to exposure to sunlight, and thus may vary with the seasons. ... Read more...

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Why the blind have a superior sense of touch


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): Scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences have discovered why blind people tend to have a superior sense of touch.The team of Robert ... Read more...

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Pain forces US prof to remove part of video cam implanted in his head


February 10th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 10 (ANI): A New York University professor who had implanted a video camera in the back of his head, has been forced to remove part of the device after his ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Yet another theft in Maharashtra’s village without locks


February 6th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), Feb 5 (IANS) Known for its homes and shops with no doors or locks, the temple village of Shani-Shingnapur in this Maharashtra's district Saturday reported yet another theft early Saturday, ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords successfully transferred to rehab in Texas


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has been successfully transferred from a hospital in Tucson, Arizona to a rehabilitation centre in Texas.Giffords, 40, who had been shot in the head ... Read more...

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James Cameron Says Filmmaking Is About Absorbing Storytelling


January 17th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
. His squad was conscious that, if the viewers had to be wholly dipped into the underwater world, it had to be perpetrated with 3D. Cameron has asserted to IANS that ... Read more...

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