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Navy Seals’ book gives a different version of Osama bin Laden’s death


September 4th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A former navy seal who wrote a book on how Osama Bin Laden was captured is now in trouble with the US government officials. The navy ... Read more...

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Pan-fried meat induces prostate cancer


August 19th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Red meats fried at high temperatures, especially in pans, could shoot up the risk of advanced prostate cancer by as much as 40 percent, says a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

UAE to provide health services to Syrian refugees in Jordan


August 5th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 5 (IANS/WAM) A mobile hospital from the UAE will deliver therapeutic, surgical and preventive services to Syrian refugees in Jordan.The Emirates World Mobile Humanitarian Hospital will work ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Human dominoes smash Guinness World Record


July 16th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, July 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) More than 1,000 volunteers in China have set the record for the world’s biggest human dominoes. Most of the volunteers described themselves as lovers of dominoes. In ... Read more...

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Olympic gymnastics champ Yibing suffers knee injury


July 15th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Chinese Olympic gymnastics champion Chen Yibing suffered a knee injury while training with the team in Northern Ireland.The 27-year-old Chen, who won gold medals in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Olympic tennis captain Misra has high hopes from players


July 14th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 14 (IANS) Shiv Prakash Misra, the team leader-cum-captain of Indian tennis team for the London Olympics, believes that the players would put behind the recent bickering over ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fukushima now more vulnerable to seismic risk


February 15th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Feb 15 (IANS) The Fukushima nuclear plant is more vulnerable to seismic risk after the powerful quake that rocked Japan last year.The power plant witnessed one of the worst ... Read more...

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Spreading AIDS awareness through music


October 15th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dimapur (Nagaland), Oct 15 (IANS) Appealing to youths to be careful about diseases like AIDS and asking them to stay away from drugs, well-known musician Vishwa Mohan Bhatt Saturday said ... Read more...

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Government pulls up 20 percent mines


September 18th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 18 (IANS) The central government has issued notices to nearly a fifth of operative mines in Goa.The Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM), a wing of the ministry of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sensor ‘could protect first responders against chemical hazards’


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A team of researchers have suggested that a new kind of sensor could warn emergency workers when carbon filters in the respirators they wear to avoid inhaling toxic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, magnets could help voice box-less patients speak again!


April 21st, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): People who have had their larynx - or the voice box - removed following cancer, disease or injury may be able to speak again - thanks to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lloyds bank worker fired for comparing her salary to boss’ on Facebook


April 6th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): A worker for Lloyds Banking Group in Britain was fired from her job for comparing her 7-pounds-an-hour wage to her boss' 4,000-pounds-an-hour salary on her Facebook page.Stephanie ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UAE sends 40 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Libyan refugees


March 19th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 18 (IANS/WAM) About 40 tonnes of humanitarian aid has been provided by the United Arab Emirates to the refugees camping at the Libyan-Tunisian border.An aircraft carrying the ... Read more...

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Queen’s Chaplain leaves wife for woman in congregation


March 5th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): A Chaplain to the Queen, who has four children, has left his wife amid rumours of an affair with a woman in the congregation.Canon Andrew Clitherow, 60, who ... Read more...

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Oz train driver wins appeal against C-word use in workplace rant


March 4th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 4 (ANI): A train driver in Australia has escaped punishment for using the C-word in a workplace rant after a court ruled that it is fine to use the taboo ... Read more...

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PM to meet ULFA team Monday


February 10th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) A delegation of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) will meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday, team leader Shashadhar Choudhary said.The team also met ... Read more...

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Sen’s wife, friends shaken by rejection of bail plea


February 10th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh), Feb 10 (IANS) As the Chhattisgarh High Court Thursday dismissed the bail application of rights activist Binayak Sen, his wife and friends expressed shock at the verdict and said their ... Read more...

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Our brains have built-in lie detector


December 21st, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a circuit in our brain that lets us predict when someone is about to lie to us.Humans have the ability to imagine what others are ... Read more...

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CWG pool water quality blamed for swimmers’ stomach problems


October 7th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- A number of swimmers have become ill at the Commonwealth Games in India, media reports said on Thursday, leading to the urgent testing of water in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Brainstorming rules ‘can lead to success in real-world business settings’


September 28th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): North Carolina State University researchers have found that steps taken to make brainstorming sessions more productive can actually lead to success in real-world business environments."We found that, when ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Timmaraju’ completes shooting


September 13th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The shooting of "Timmaraju' with the tagline of "Maa Team Leader' directed by Vemagiri and produced by Puli Ratnam and KNN Kumar on the banner of Sri ... Read more...

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Rachel Weisz to replace Angelina Jolie in ‘Gravity’?


September 5th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 5 (IANS) Actress Rachel Weisz is tipped to step into the shoes of Angelina Jolie in the film "Gravity". However, it is still not clear if director Alfonso ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China probes jet crash


August 30th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 30 (IANS) China Monday set up a task force to probe the crash of a passenger jet that killed 42 people, a media report said. The accident occurred last Tuesday ... Read more...

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Genes for sandalwood oil isolated


August 9th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 9 (IANS) Researchers have for the first time isolated the genes for sandalwood oil and lodged a patent for the process. Sandalwood oil is still highly regarded as a key ingredient ... Read more...

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Penguin Kelli Tracked By Police Using A Microchip


July 9th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dublin, July 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The penguin Kelli of Dublin Zoo was found on a city street after being stolen from the zoo in a suspected prank. The police officials, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Indian helps Kiwis take bronze at ‘Nerd Olympics’in Poland


July 9th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), July 9 (ANI): An Indian has helped New Zealand to win the bronze medal at this year's Nerd Olympics.Vinny Kumar and three others -- Kayo Lakadia, Steve Ward, Chanyeol ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New discovery paves way for effective malaria vaccine


June 18th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): An international team of researchers has made a novel discovery that offers new hope for an effective vaccine against malaria in the future.Plasmodium falciparum, a blood parasite that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Model to locate, forecast sunken oil following spills developed


May 27th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Miami (UM) have unveiled a computer model that can locate and forecast sunken oil following spills.James Englehardt, UM professor of environmental engineering in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian origin worker dies after being dragged into machine


May 13th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) An Indian origin worker was killed in a British factory after he was dragged into a machine that he was operating alone. Mitesh Prashar, 24, who was working at ... Read more...

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Kyle Wilson Picked By Rex Ryan


April 23rd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Florham Park, Apr 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Boise State cornerback Kyle Wilson on Thursday night was the chosen one to join the New York Jets team. He would be joining a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Workplace smoking can cost you your job


April 17th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 17 (ANI): If you really love your job, then quit smoking, for some employers Down Under are cracking down on "ciggie breaks" and others opting to hire only non-smokers.According to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Take big bites to lose weight


April 17th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 17 (IANS) The age-old advice to chew your food properly may not always be best for your health. Research shows that taking bigger bites and chewing less was better for ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Call centre employee killed by jealous team leader


March 12th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Noida, March 11 (IANS) A 23-year-old employee of a call centre in Noida was allegedly murdered by her team leader, jealous over her dumping him for another man, police said Thursday. The incident ... Read more...

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Life on Earth may have evolved much earlier than previously believed


February 6th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Biochemists at the Monash University in Australia have found a critical piece in the evolutionary puzzle that explains how life on Earth evolved much earlier in the evolutionary ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wars can be predicted, claims Maths model


December 17th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 17 (ANI): A new mathematical model has suggested that wars are predictable, as insurgencies have a common underlying pattern that may allow the timing of attacks and the number of ... Read more...

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