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New guerrilla tactics could outwit cancer cells


September 5th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) Scientists may soon be targeting cancer cells 'social networking' ability to outwit and destroy them, which grudgingly yield to treatment with drugs or radiation, but renew ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Microsoft to incubate 10 Indian start-ups


May 23rd, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 23 (IANS) Global software major Microsoft will incubate 10 early-stage technology start-ups in cloud computing, internet and mobile using its Accelerator for Windows Azure programme to help them ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Carbon monoxide has calming effect on nerves


November 9th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Nov 9 (IANS) Carbon monoxide (CO), a tasteless, colourless and odourless gas emitted by vehicle exhausts and generators, dubbed the silent killer, can also soothe frayed nerves.Itzhak Schnell, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Cuisines give Indians distinct regional identities’


September 27th, 2011 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Cuisines give India's diverse communities the one thing they need most - regional identity, says noted Indian Jewish writer and Sahitya Akademi Award winner Esther ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Politics, cinema at Delhi literature fest


September 24th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Politics, Anna Hazare, new wave cinema and changing trends in contemporary writing will be on offer at the daylong 'The Hindu Lit for Life' ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Israel calls Palestinian deal a ‘fatal mistake’


April 29th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Apr. 29 (ANI): The long-awaited reconciliation deal between two Palestinian factions has been described by Israeli President Shimon Peres as a "fatal mistake" that will destroy any hopes of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ex-Israel president sent to jail for seven years for rape


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Mar. 22 (ANI): Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav has been sent to jail for seven years and two years probation for rape and sexual harassment.Tel Aviv District Court Judges ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Israelis react cautiously to ally Mubarak’s exit


February 12th, 2011 - 8:19 am ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Feb.12 (ANI): Israel has reacted with quiet and deep concern over the exit of long-term ally Hosni Mubarak as the president of Egypt.The government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wife of Israeli President Peres dead at 87


January 21st, 2011 - 4:16 am ICT by BNO News
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL (BNO NEWS) -- Sonia Peres, the wife of Israeli President Shimon Peres, on Thursday night died during her sleep at 87 years old, the Jerusalem Post reported.She was found ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ex-Israeli president convicted of rape


December 30th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Dec. 30 (ANI): Former Israeli President Moshe Katsav has been convited by a court here on two counts of rape.Katsav was convicted Thursday of raping an employee when ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Study on ancient Tel Aviv fortress sheds light on its past


December 29th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): A new research on an ancient fortress in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel, is offering new insights into its past.The fortress, Tel Qudadi, was first excavated 70 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pamela Anderson involved in minor car crash


November 8th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 8 (IANS) Actress Pamela Anderson was involved in a minor car accident in Tel Aviv, Israel.The former "Baywatch" star was on her way to meet the celebrity contestants taking part ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Women put up for sale to stop female trafficking in Tel Aviv


October 22nd, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): In a bid to draw attention to female trafficking in Tel Aviv, Israel, around fifteen women were put up for sale in a shopping mall of the country.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

James Van Der Beek Ties The Knot With Girlfriend Kimberly Brook


August 2nd, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor James Van Der Beek tied the knot with his pregnant girlfriend Kimberly Brook on Sunday in a small Jewish ceremony, the "Dawson's Creek" star revealed ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

More international flotillas headed for Gaza Strip


June 17th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), June 17 (ANI): Ships from several countries, including Iran and Lebanon, have reportedly left or are planning to leave for Hamas-controlled Gaza in defiance of an Israeli maritime blockade ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Antony to visit Oman next week


May 14th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony is visiting Oman next week to boost the "vibrant military" ties between the two strategic partners, an official said Friday. "Antony leaves New ... Read more...

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Metallica Concert Boycott Threat Leads To Reconsideration Of Ticket Price


March 5th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tel Aviv, Israel, Mar 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS)The upcoming concert of the popular heavy metal band of America, Metallica has been in news for the last few days. The concerts of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sydney named world’s best gay-friendly city


February 23rd, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 23 (ANI): A survey of the world's best gay-friendly cities has placed Sydney at the top of the list.The survey conducted by online travel agency Expedia.com.au, named Sydney for its ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Israel Defence Force chief to visit Delhi


December 7th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Dec.7 (ANI): Israel Defence Force (IDF) Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi embarked on five-day visit to the Far East on Sunday. He will touch down in New Delhi, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US envoy says Obama has proved to be Israel’s best friend


November 5th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Nov.5 (ANI): US President Barack Obama is Israel's "closest friend," contrary to what many Israelis seem to believe in recent polls, US Ambassador James Cunningham told a Tel ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Israeli President recovering in hospital after collapse


September 13th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Sep. 13 (ANI): Israeli President Shimon Peres is recovering in a hospital here after fainting on stage during a conference.Peres, who was elected president in 2007, is under observation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Seven North Carolinians charged with participating in a terror plot


July 28th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Seven North Carolina men were arrested and charged on Monday with conspiring to provide material support to terrorists overseas.It is unclear whether the group is connected to Al ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Palestinians reject Netanyahu’s terms for two-state solution


June 15th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), June 15 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's terms for a two-state solution, has been rejected by Palestinian leaders, who felt the Middle East peace process would be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Slumdog…’ stars spotted kissing in Israel?


April 23rd, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" stars and real life couple Dev Patel and Freida Pinto have been spotted kissing during a romantic night out in Israel, says a report. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Israel to probe soldiers” for using excessive force during Gaza operation


March 21st, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Mar.21 (ANI): After repeatedly rebuffing charges of having committed war crimes in its recent war against Hamas in Gaza, a stunned Israel has changed track and instructed its ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Virtual “body double” system helps aid stroke victims


January 17th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): A virtual "body double" system that could help fitness fanatics or people trying to regain movement after an illnesshas been developed.Pioneered by Dutch researchers, the Human Body ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Macca visits Bethlehem ahead of controversial Tel Aviv gig


September 25th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 25 (ANI): Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney has paid a visit to the West Bank town of Bethlehem, a day before his concert in Tel Aviv, Israel.On September 24, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Mother of two poised to become Israel’’s second woman PM


September 18th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Sept.18 (ANI): A mother of two, who is also the countrys foreign minister, is poised to become Israels second woman Prime Minister. Tzipi Livni, 50, has been voted the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

EU sees possibility of more Syria partnership talks


September 12th, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Adam Entous Tel Aviv, Israel, Sept 12 (Reuters): The European Union is willing to renew talks for a partnership pact with Syria once Damascus takes more steps to meet Western demands, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hormone replacement therapy safe for women entering menopause


May 20th, 2008 - 3:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 20 (ANI): An international group of menopause experts has revealed that use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is safe for healthy women entering menopause.Previous studies from Women's Health Initiative ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Canadian Foreign Minister to visit India


January 7th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan.7 (ANI): Canadian Foreign Minister Maxime Bernier will travel to the Middle East and India between January 9 and 14. Bernier will visit Saudi Arabia, India, the West Bank and Israel. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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