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NGO welcomes ‘A’ certificate for ‘Heroine’


September 7th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) An NGO Friday welcomed the Central Board of Film Certification's decision to give an 'A' certificate to the upcoming movie 'Heroine', saying the move ... Read more...

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Using cellphones, tablets before bedtime affects sleep


August 30th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) If you happen to be one of those who often find it difficult to fall asleep at night, the reason could be usage of cellphones or ... Read more...

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Cannabis smoking permanently lowers IQ


August 29th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wellington, August 29 (NEWS) The cannabis sativa smokers are now cautioned the smoking lowers the level of one’s IQ. Cannabis is commonly illegal in many countries and any one who is usually ... Read more...

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Drugs worth Rs.1.8 crore seized


August 27th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 27 (IANS) In one of biggest seizures in the northeast, customs sleuths seized drugs worth over Rs.1.8 crore and arrested two smugglers, an official said Monday."Acting on a ... Read more...

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US teacher faces trial for sex with her students


August 17th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) A US teacher, accused of having an orgy with four of her teen students while a fifth filmed it all on his mobile phone, has appeared ... Read more...

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Teenagers die after stolen car plunges into sea


August 15th, 2012 - 6:13 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 15 (IANS/AKI) Two 14-year-old boys, a Tunisian and an Italian, drowned when the car they stole plunged into the Tyrrhenian Sea off the coast of Sicily.The incident took ... Read more...

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Brain activity predicts heavy drinking by teenagers


August 8th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) Specific patterns of brain activity can tell which teenagers are at risk of becoming problem drinkers later on.Using special MRI scans, researchers looked at 40 teenagers ... Read more...

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Teenagers hospitalised at Wiz Khalifa’s gig


August 6th, 2012 - 8:48 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 6 (IANS) Singer Wiz Khalifa's concert took a wrong turn when 26 teenagers attending the show were hospitalised for alcohol poisoning in New York.The teengaers,reportedly between the ... Read more...

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‘Go go Govinda’ different from item numbers: Sonakshi


August 4th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Sonakshi Sinha feels its not right to call her latest song "Go go Govinda" an item number. It is a song with a difference, says ... Read more...

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UK lottery winners buy a prosthetic limb for teenage boy


August 1st, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 13 year old teenager was found to be infected with a cancer disease famously known as Ewing’s Sarcoma. This is a sickness that affects nearly 30 ... Read more...

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Two Scrabble fanatics celebrate a million points between them


July 17th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Surrey, July 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two Scrabble fanatics are celebrating the fact that they have a million points between them over more than 40 years of play.75 years old ladies – Celia ... 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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‘Rush’ - Bejoy Nambiar’s big dream for small screen


July 11th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) "Shaitaan" fame director Bejoy Nambiar is trying to bring much needed change on the small screen with his TV series "Rush". He hopes that the show, ... Read more...

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Sexting teenagers more likely to have sex


July 4th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (IANS) Beware parents! Teenagers are sexting nude pictures of themselves far more than previously thought, as a study in seven US schools has revealed nearly a third ... Read more...

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Autistic teenager dies as tanning spray sets off fire


June 29th, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) An autistic teenager in Britain died of significant burns after catching fire by self-tanning spray during his birthday party, according to police.Police are probing if the ... Read more...

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Dottie Sandusky takes witness stand at husband’s trial


June 20th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bellefonte, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS)
Dottie Sandusky, Jerry Sandusky’s wife, has taken the witness stand on Tuesday to defend her husband against charges that he sexually abused several minors and teenagers at the ... Read more...

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16 teens die in Bolivia bus accident


June 8th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico, June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 16 teenagers were killed and 32 injured after their bus plunged 120 meters into a ravine in the northwest of Bolivia, Nuevo Herald ... Read more...

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Bale was once dumped by Barrymore


June 1st, 2012 - 3:31 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 1 (IANS) Actor Christian Bale says he went out with Drew Barrymore when they were teenagers and got dumped by the actress after just one date."We ... Read more...

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China launches probe into missing teenagers


May 24th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 24 (IANS) China's ministry of public security has launched a probe after media reports said seven or eight teenagers had gone missing over the past few years in ... Read more...

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Teenagers detained for defiling religious books in Mizoram


May 11th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Aizwal, May 11 (IANS) Three teenagers have been detained in Mizoram for defiling religious books, police here said Friday."The teenagers were handed over to police by their parents at Kolasib ... Read more...

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Brain networks explain why some teenagers smoke


April 30th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Scientists have been intrigued by why some teenagers start smoking or experimenting with drugs while others do not.In the largest imaging study of its kind, involving ... Read more...

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Teen robbers get caught by their own photographs


April 24th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Three teenage robbers in Britain were nailed by police for a service station raid after discovering the cellphone pictures they had taken while posing with their ... Read more...

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Britain bans public display of cigarettes


April 6th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) A new legislation banning open display of cigarettes in British supermarkets came into effect Friday, meaning the cigarettes and tobacco products must be hidden away in ... Read more...

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‘The Hunger Games’ to boost North Carolina tourism


March 26th, 2012 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) "The Hunger Games" is set to give a major boost to tourism in the US state of North Carolina.Fans of "The Hunger Games" starring Jennifer Lawrence ... Read more...

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Teenagers facing danger in British mental asylums


March 25th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Various teenagers in Britain are being locked up alongside potentially dangerous adults in mental hospitals following a crisis in health services for the young, the Daily ... Read more...

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Britain’s problem drinkers are middle-aged professionals


March 9th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 9 (IANS) It is the middle-aged professionals, who are Britain's problem drinkers instead of the turbulent teenagers, according to the country's Office for National Statistics.Twenty-two percent of the ... Read more...

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Boy hangs himself after seeing father’s suicide


March 7th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A boy hanged himself in Siberia after seeing his father's suicide, authorities said Wednesday.On Monday afternoon, a seven-year-old boy hanged himself from a synthetic cord ... Read more...

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Teens keeping late nights might be into risky behaviour


March 5th, 2012 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 5 (IANS) Thirty-six percent of teens, especially 15-year-old boys and girls, don't tell parents where they were at night, even though they might be into in risky behaviour ... Read more...

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Antibiotics alleviate symptoms of schizophrenia


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) An antibiotic prescribed to teenagers for acne is to be tested as a treatment to alleviate the symptoms of psychosis in patients with schizophrenia, The Independent ... Read more...

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‘The Trevor Project’ sees spike in traffic after Glee episode


March 1st, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Trevor Project has seen increased interest from the public following the airing of the mid winter finale of the show Glee. The episode tackled gay ... Read more...

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Women’s hockey Olympic qualifier (Factfile)


February 17th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The following is the factfile of the 2012 hockey women's olympic qualifier to be held here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium from Feb ... Read more...

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Police hunt for Chinese teens who killed cats


February 5th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 5 (IANS) Police in China's Shanghai city is on the lookout for three notorious teenagers suspected of having brutally killed 10 stray cats during the weeklong Spring Festival ... Read more...

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Show your ID card to buy knives in Beijing


January 28th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) People in Beijing supermarkets will now have to show their ID cards to buy knives, a media report said.According to Chinese Fachi wanbao newspaper, the ... Read more...

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Miss Hutchinson to keep her jobs despite winning Lotto jackpot


January 10th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite winning a lottery of more than £1.3 million, Eloise Hutchinson is in no way ready to let her financial guard down. The 19-year-old says she will ... Read more...

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Alcohol pushing teenagers to risky sex


January 1st, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Teenagers' drinking habits are making them indulge in sex beyond their desire, causing an epidemic of risky sex, doctors in Britain have warned.According to the Royal ... Read more...

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