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Police probing ‘parcel bomb’ case in Madurai


August 4th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Police are investigating the case of 'parcel bomb' containing two plastic lunch boxes, a timer, electric wires and a packet of ammonia delivered by an ... Read more...

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World’s quietest room absorbs all sound


April 4th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) The Anechoic Chamber in the US is the world's quietest room where sound doesn't bounce off the walls the way it does in a regular room.The ... Read more...

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Honda to recall 1,400 cars in South Korea


September 14th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 14 (IANS) Japanese automaker Honda Motor will recall some 1,400 cars in South Korea for defective power window switch, authorities said Wednesday.Honda Korea, the local importer and distributor ... Read more...

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Bald eagle’s nest being watched by cam in Decorah, Iowa


April 6th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Decorah, April 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An eagle’s nest is being watched 24 hours thanks to cameras attached to the birds’ home. The nest had three eggs but two have already hatched with ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chandigarh Rock Garden to open in evening too


December 7th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 7 (IANS) The Rock Garden here will soon be open to visitors in the evening as well, Chandigarh's Home-cum-Tourism Secretary Ram Niwas said Tuesday.At present, visitors are not allowed to ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts says husband is happy with her new curvier physique


September 24th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept 24 (ANI): Pretty Julia Roberts is not much worried about the extra 10 pounds she gained while filming 'Eat, Pray, Love' because her cameraman husband is happy with her curvier ... Read more...

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Ex-paratrooper Paul Palmer killed in industrial blender


September 21st, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Building Chemical Research (BCR) has been fined 20,000 pounds for breaching health and safety laws leading to the death of a 44-year-old retired army official. The company's director, ... Read more...

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‘Men don’t care what a woman looks like naked’, says Julia Roberts


August 11th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 11 (ANI): Julia Roberts feels that men don't care much about how naked women look.The actress, who's married to Daniel Moder, was asked whether she agrees with her Eat, Pray, ... Read more...

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Swapping heels for flats can damage calves


July 17th, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Women slipping out of their stilettos into pumps or trainers watch out as it might lead to damaged calf muscles. Women who spend most of their time tottering around ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Tevez credits ‘walking around naked’ in room for sharp-shooting skills!


June 5th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, June 5(ANI): Argentina striker Carlos Tevez has been given his own hotel room at the national team's World Cup training camp in South Africa due to his habit of strutting ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ wife switches divorce lawyer


April 16th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 16 (IANS) Golfer Tiger Woods' wife Elin Nordegren has reportedly hired a new divorce lawyer. "She's switched lawyers. Her new lawyer is from out of town. Divorce is something ... Read more...

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Shruti Haasan to compose music for Kamal Haasan’s next


February 19th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shruti Haasan, who entered B-Town with the film "Luck' where she starred opposite chocolate boy Imran Khan, is a musician first. Shruti Hassan as many people ... Read more...

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Jharkhand police foil Maoist attempt to disrupt assembly polls


November 23rd, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Nov 23 (ANI): Police here have foiled a Maoist attempt to disrupt the Assembly polls in Jharkhand as they have arrested three people with electronic material used in landmine plants.Acting on ... Read more...

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All adult cells can be reprogrammed into becoming stem-like cells: Study


November 9th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Under optimum conditions, any adult cell can be coaxed into becoming stem-cell like, according to a team of researchers in the United States.Led by Rudolf Jaenisch of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Neha Dhupia raises concerns over global warming


October 1st, 2009 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1(ANI): Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia on Thursday expressed concerned to see increase in global warming, and said that she was participating in campaigns to create and spread awareness about ... Read more...

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Lewis tells Button he will only be borrowing his F-1 title


September 29th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.29 (ANI): Brit Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton has reportedly told title holder Jenson Button that he will be only borrowing his world title.The reigning champ has his fingers crossed that ... Read more...

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Calvin Harris uses bikinis, body paint-laden ‘Humanthesizer’ for latest music


August 21st, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 21 (ANI): Scottish musician Calvin Harris has used bikinis and body paint in 'human synthesiser' to produce music for his new single Ready For The Weekend.A total of 15 women ... Read more...

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Hottie Neha Dhupia concerned over global warming


August 21st, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Neha Dhupia is doing her bit for the environment. The actress said, "The issue of global warming is disturbing. What are we leaving for the future generation? All this is of utmost ... Read more...

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Now, green software that uses facial detection for energy savings


July 21st, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Scientists in the U.K. have come up with a new software that detects whether or not you are looking at your computer and switches off the display accordingly.According ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hooda leads by example, switches off air conditioner


June 29th, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) Having ordered a ban on the use of air conditioners in government offices throughout Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Monday led by example when he ordered that ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Huge cache of explosives, detonators recovered in Poonch


May 31st, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, May 31 (ANI): Security personnel recovered a major dump of cache including explosives, detonators and other ammunition material on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, official said here.Acting on a ... Read more...

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Scientists shed light on how brain’s organisation switches as kids become adults


May 16th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Children often confront their parents over some or the other issue. Perhaps scientists have now found out why kids show such behaviour.Researchers at Washington University and Oregon ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Your brain does disconnect when youre bored


December 11th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): While carrying out boring tasks, your mind does not wander it simply disconnects suggests a new study.After scanning the brains of people carrying out repetitive tasks that ... Read more...

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Computer model to forecast human behaviour and learning developed


November 8th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): Researchers have developed a computer model that can predict how people will complete a controlled task and how the knowledge needed to complete that task develops with ... Read more...

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Breast-feeding protects girls better than boys: study


June 2nd, 2008 - 2:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, June 2 (IANS) Girls being breastfed are better protected than boys against respiratory infections, a finding that challenges the existing belief that mother's milk equally protects all babies against disease. Following ... Read more...

Posted in World |

I cant watch Demis sex scenes: Ashton Kutcher


April 12th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): American actor Ashton Kutcher has revealed that he doesnt watch his wife Demi Moore's sex scenes on screen.The reason for it is because he suffers a jealous ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘On’ switches may disclose genetic role in development and disease


January 25th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Researchers at Dukes Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy (IGSP) have found an effective way to identify regions of the human genome that regulate gene expression.According to the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chromosome caps may shed light on cell immortality


November 14th, 2007 - 2:26 am ICT by admin
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