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‘Brain wired differently in autobiographical memory’


July 31st, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (IANS) US scientists have discovered intriguing differences in the brains of an extraordinary group of people who can effortlessly recall every moment of their lives from 10 ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Rajasthan to soon have girl child policy


June 22nd, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 22 (IANS) A girl child policy is in the offing in Rajasthan. The state has initiated the process for formulation and adoption of the policy, the first of ... Read more...

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India takes up visa rejection issue with US


March 26th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) India Monday expressed concern over the rise in rejection of US visa to its professionals, and asked American authorities not to resort to such protectionist ... Read more...

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Anti-outsourcing move will hurt US: Mukherjee


January 30th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Jan 30 (IANS) The anti-outsourcing measures US President Barack Obama announced last week are unacceptable and will hurt both American and Indian economies, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Excessive ritualism linked to mental disorder


December 29th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Dec 29 (IANS) Hypersensitivity and sticking to childhood rituals may be an early warning sign of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) later. Its symptoms include excessive washing or cleaning, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

MPs criticise railways’ catering services


November 21st, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Expressing concern over catering services of the Indian Railways, many parliament members Monday demanded new lines, trains, extension of routes, increase in frequency of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Isn’t your child already sounding a teenager?


October 20th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) It seems children these days are growing up at a much faster rate than generally anticipated, as a study in Britain has found teenage tantrums and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Identifying with car prompts aggressive driving


October 18th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 18 (IANS) Those who view their car as an extension of themselves seem to develop more aggressive driving tendencies, says a new study.The study, conducted by Ayalla Ruvio ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan guilty of not using culture to tackle terror: Daily


August 25th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) Pakistan's policymakers are guilty of not using cultural tools to ward off dangerous tendencies, "terrorism being the ugliest of them all", a leading daily said Thursday."Policymakers ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kids who use excess Facebook get low marks in school


August 11th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Social networking websites like Facebook have negative effects on children, and those who frequently use such websites are more likely to get lower marks in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

High IQ scores as much a measure of motivation as of mental ability


April 26th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 26 (ANI): University of Pennsylvania researchers have revealed that getting a high score in an IQ test requires both high intelligence and competitive tendencies to motivate the test-taker to perform ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Regular breakfast may help prevent lead poisoning in kids


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Having a regular breakfast is associated with lower blood lead levels in children, according to a new research.It is known that fasting increases lead absorption in adults and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Johnny Depp uses fart machine to play pranks on film crew


March 27th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): Johnny Depp's 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' co-star Penelope Cruz has revealed that the Hollywood funnyman used a fart machine to play pranks on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Getting mad at your spouse may be the secret to a happy married life


January 30th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): It may not be a good idea to forgive your spouse for all the mistakes, as those who do are more likely to face additional bad behavior compared ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US lawmaker proposes to castrate sex offenders to save state money


January 27th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 27 (ANI): A member of the Senate of Virginia, US, has proposed a bill to castrate sex offenders instead of confining them to costly state treatment programs.Republican State Sen. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ragging is violence, not to be tolerated: President


January 25th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday strongly condemned incidents of ragging in educational institutions, saying it is violence and should not be tolerated. "Cases of ragging ... Read more...

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Why getting mad at your spouse is important


January 8th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): It may not be a good idea to forgive your spouse for all the mistakes, as those who do are more likely to face additional bad behavior compared ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Enrique kisses fans on stage when he’s in ‘good mood’!


December 15th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Enrique Iglesias says he kisses his fans on stage when he is in a 'good mood'.The 35-year-old crooner has made it his trademark to ask an audience ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Narcissistic students ‘more likely to cheat’


December 1st, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): A new study has shown that college students who exhibit narcissistic tendencies are more likely than fellow students to cheat on exams and assignments.The results suggested that narcissists ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Is There Really A Way To Deal With A Nightmare Boss?


November 15th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are certain characters in the life of every human being who can never really make it to their list of favorite persons by virtue of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

How behaviors toward food early in life can lead to obesity


October 28th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): A new study has shed light on understanding how behaviors toward food early in life can lead to obesity.When it comes to understanding where tendencies to overweight and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US govt using social networks to spy on citizens?


October 14th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Claims of the US government using social networks to spy on its citizens have emerged.The claims were made after an Electronics Frontier Foundation freedom of information request uncovered ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

David Bruce McMahan In War With The Media


October 10th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar In a case that is sure to make some people squirm with disgust, the father who married his own daughter has now taken on the media for its remarks ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Stressed-out moms likely to worsen child’s asthma


October 7th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Mums who are often angry or irritated and those who suppress their emotional expressions can worsen the severity of their children's asthma symptoms, especially when the children are ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Outsourcing ban won’t affect ties: White House tech chief


September 14th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) A move by the American Ohio state to ban outsourcing projects to emerging markets like India and the shrill political rhetoric in the US on the subject ... Read more...

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US move to curb outsourcing regressive, says India


September 11th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 11 (IANS) Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma Saturday termed as "regressive" the US moves to curb outsourcing and warned that protectionist tendencies would deepen recession. "Protectionist tendencies are ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chickens ‘have Machiavellian tendencies like humans’


August 18th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 18 (ANI): Australian researchers have found that chickens communicate in their own language and have Machiavellian tendencies like humans.Macquarie University's Lynn Smith and Chris Evans have done the study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

French Chef’s Body Found In Freezer: Recovered After Two Years


August 12th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The gastronomic capital of France, Lyon, has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. One of its residents, a 51 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dead Body Of Star Chef Jean-Francois Poinard Found In Girlfriend’s Freezer


August 12th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Lyon, France, Aug 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two years after star chef Jean-Francois Poinard went missing, the police on Tuesday was able to find his dead body in a chest freezer ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Yoga to help jail inmates shun violence


August 12th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 12 (IANS) Prisoners in a jail in Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur district will be given yoga lessons to help them overcome violent behaviour and tendencies, an official said Thursday. "The entire exercise ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Well-educated presume they’re more left wing


July 16th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Well-educated people often presume they are more left wing than they actually are and are also less able to recognise their conservative tendencies, research says. Well-educated people tend to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rosaiah appointed Southern Zonal Council’s vice chief


July 13th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 13 (IANS) The central government has nominated Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah as the vice chairman of the Southern Zonal Council, which comprises Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Brain abnormality ’causes aggression in teens’


July 6th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): Abnormality in brain could be the cause for aggression and anti social tendencies in teenagers, according to a new study.The find could help government help sufferers and their ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Erectile dysfunction may lead to heart disease


June 21st, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 21(ANI): Erectile dysfunction may be a major warning indication for heart disease and diabetes, say researchers.An analysis by researchers in Melbourne has revealed that men aged 20 years and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Men moan and grone more to gain sympathy (Lead)


June 9th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Nearly 50 percent of men exaggerate minor ailments like cold symptoms to gain sympathy, a new study has found. The research led by Engage Mutual reveals that one in ... Read more...

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