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For Pakistanis, India bigger threat than Taliban, Al Qaeda: Survey


June 29th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) Only one in five Pakistanis have a favourable view of India with almost six in ten considering it a bigger threat to their country than ... Read more...

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Women can be more promiscuous than men


May 19th, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) A new study has suggested that when it comes to being sexually unfaithful while being away from home, women tend to rack up more lovers than ... Read more...

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Chinese urban women contribute one-third to family income


February 29th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 29 (IANS) Chinese women in urban areas on an average contribute about one-third to their family income, a survey has found.According to the "Blue Paper on Women's Lives", ... Read more...

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Things you may wish to have done differently


February 27th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Failure to see more of the world, not having worked harder at school, starting smoking and not exercising enough are some of the biggest things people ... Read more...

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One in every five women is sexually harassed in China: Survey


May 4th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Shanghai/Beijing, May 4:(ANI) - A survey conducted in China has found that one in every five female respondents has experienced sexual harassment at work.The poll found 20 percent of the 1,837 participants ... Read more...

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Most Americans think health care system needs change: Survey


April 7th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): Nearly 72 percent of Americans taking part in a Commonwealth Fund survey think the country's health care system needs change.The survey also reveals strong support for more patient-centered ... Read more...

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A third of UK women wiling to trade a year of life for perfect body


March 31st, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): A new UK research has found that a third of women would trade in at least a year of their life to achieve their ideal body shape and ... Read more...

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Chinese women developing breast cancer at younger ages


March 28th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 28 (ANI): A new epidemiology study has revealed that while the prevalence of breast cancer among women in Asia is lower than it is worldwide, those who are hit ... Read more...

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One in ten travellers hopes to travel to the moon in future


March 21st, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): A survey has found that one in ten travellers have high expectations of travelling to the moon in the near future.The poll, which surveyed 1,926 people, showed as ... Read more...

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UDF victory predicted in Kerala


March 8th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananathapuram, March 8 (IANS) An opinion survey conducted by Asianet TV and C-FOR, a research organisation, Tuesday night predicted a victory for the Congress-led United Democratic Front in Kerala.Kerala goes ... Read more...

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Over-50s travel more than younger sightseers


February 18th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): A new UK survey has suggested holidaymakers over the age of 50 now account for more than half the money spent on trips abroad.The survey of 2000 adults ... Read more...

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Two-thirds of UK men want partner to wear sexy basque, suspenders daily


December 20th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): A survey has found that almost two-thirds of men in Britain would like it if their partner wore a sexy basque and suspenders every day, and that too ... Read more...

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Britain is the world’s booziest nation!


December 7th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that Britain is the booziest nation in the world, with more people drinking - and more regularly - than any other country.Around 84 ... Read more...

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Brit women spend more on themselves during Christmas


December 3rd, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): A UK survey has found that women spend more on themselves at Christmas than on presents for partners, family and friends.Researchers said half of women splash out hundreds ... Read more...

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Over 55% Victorians say ‘violence against Indians racially motivated’


November 8th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov 8 (ANI): A city-wide crime survey has found that over 55 per cent of Victorians believe that violence was racially motivated in Australia, adding that a series of attacks on ... Read more...

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70pc Chinese men ‘dissatisfied with their sex lives’


October 28th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 28 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that a mere 0.5 percent Chinese men are satisfied with their sex lives.Almost 70 percent of the interviewees said they had sex ... Read more...

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Stress - most common health, safety problem at workplace


October 28th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): A survey has found that stress is the most common health and safety problem at the workplace as of now, with recession being blamed for it.According to ... Read more...

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Chinese unhappy with sex life, blame it on work


October 28th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 28 (IANS) Most Chinese men are unhappy with their sex life and feel their sexual performance was hampered by work pressure, a survey showed.Almost 70 percent of Chinese men have ... Read more...

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Americans think sleeping with boss translates to better job


October 12th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 12 (ANI): A survey has found the quickest way to climb the ladder of success - sleep with your boss.Adecco Group, a human-resources consulting firm, reported in its ... Read more...

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Seventy percent girls in rural Sindh Province never attend school: Survey


August 21st, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 21 (ANI): Seventy percent of girl students in the rural areas of Sindh Province do not attend schools, according to a survey conducted by NGOs.According to The Nation, there are ... Read more...

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One in five Brit kids have never climbed a tree, visited a farm


August 16th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): A survey has revealed that one in five British children have never climbed a tree or visited a farm.The survey also found that two out of five have ... Read more...

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Forget stiff upper lip, Britain has become a nation of whingers


August 12th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): A new survey has shown that Britons are losing their stiff upper lip attitude, and are fast becoming a nation of whiners.The wide-ranging 'Alternative Census' was carried out ... Read more...

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One third of young people in UK suffer from high BP


July 30th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): A new UK study has found that more than a third of young people suffer from high blood pressure - thanks to drinking, bad diet and lack of ... Read more...

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One third of young people suffer from high BP


July 30th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) More than a third of young people suffer from high blood pressure, thanks to bad diet and binge drinking, according to a survey released Friday. A worrying 35 percent ... Read more...

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50 percent Chinese buy luxury items online


July 24th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 24 (IANS) Half of China's urban residents say they prefer buying luxury items online and the major factor for drawing people to internet retailing is favourable prices over franchised stores. The ... Read more...

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Women are most attractive at 31


July 19th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Women are at their attractive bets when they are 31-that's the precise age when, according to a survey, they are considered most beautiful.The poll of 2,000 men and ... Read more...

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Mizoram forms anti-tobacco squads for smoke-free state


July 18th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, July 18 (IANS) The Mizoram government is forming Anti-Tobacco Squads (ATS) in all eight districts of the state to ensure that the ban on smoking in public areas is strictly enforced, ... Read more...

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Mizoram adopts strategy to become smoke-free


June 23rd, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, June 23 (IANS) The Mizoram government Wednesday adopted a four-pronged strategy to make the mountainous state smoke-free, officials said here Wednesday. "The Smoke Free Mizoram Committee (SFMC), under its chairman and Health ... Read more...

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Less than 5 in 10 Asians to vote in May 6 UK poll


April 19th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.19 (ANI): Just forty-four percent of Asians said they would vote on May 6, a poll for digital radio station BBC Asian Network found.According to the Daily Express, people of ... Read more...

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Two polls suggest conservative Tea Party going mainstream


April 7th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.7 (ANI): Two new polls suggest that the conservative `Tea Party' movement might be going mainstream.A Rasmussen poll released Monday found more Americans identify with the Tea Party groups than ... Read more...

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A third of unfaithful British mothers had one-night stand


April 6th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) At least a third of unfaithful British mothers have had a one-night stand, a new survey has found. The survey for parenting website Netmums showed that 64 percent cheated ... Read more...

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Eight in 10 Chinese want to have two children


March 27th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 27 (ANI): Nearly eight in 10 Chinese people want to have two children if the country's family planning policy permits, a new survey has claimed.According to a poll conducted by ... Read more...

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Pot, alcohol use among teens on the rise: US study


March 3rd, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 3 (ANI): Pot and alcohol use among teenagers is on the rise, ending a decade-long decline, says a new study.The number of high school students who said they drank ... Read more...

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Eight out of ten Brits want immigration to be slashed


February 20th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20(ANI): An official UK government poll has revealed that the negative attitudes towards immigration were not softening in the country, as nearly eight out of 10 Brits want immigration to ... Read more...

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Americans like conservation, but few practice it


February 17th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): The results of a national survey by researchers at Yale and George Mason universities has revealed that most Americans like the idea of conservation, but few practice it ... Read more...

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