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Kiwi living in Australia behind world’’s largest spam operation


October 15th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, October 15 (ANI): American authorities have frozen the assets of a New Zealand man living in Australia, who has been implicated in the worlds largest spam e-mail operation. The US Federal ... Read more...

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Fatal superbug ”epidemic” risk worries Oz scientists


September 8th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, September 8 (ANI): Leading scientists in Australia have warned that a drug-resistant superbug that attacks healthy teenagers, and can be fatal is posing threat to the country. The global health ... Read more...

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Oz women warned against lipstick over fears of lead containing cosmetics


July 20th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 20 (ANI): Women Down Under have been asked not to wear lipsticks, following concerns that several big cosmetic brands could contain poisonous lead.The warnings come in the wake of ... Read more...

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Popeye’s spinach may protect diabetics from heart attacks


June 12th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 12 (ANI): Eating a lot of spinach may prevent diabetics from heart attacks because it is rich in folic acid, which plays a big role in protecting the heart ... Read more...

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Soon, a gene test to help patients in fighting bowel cancer


June 3rd, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne , June 3 (ANI): Australian oncologists have made a major breakthrough that would enable a gene test to predict how bowel cancer patients would react to the current drug therapies.The ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban expecting a baby boy


May 29th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 29 (ANI): Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban are having a boy, according to Hollywood-based celebrity blogger Perez Hilton.Hilton's website quoted "sources close to Nicole Kidman", and announced that it ... Read more...

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Oz students to study Wikipedia from next year


May 26th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, May 16 (ANI): From next year, HSC students in North South Wales, Australia, will be given a chance to opt for a course in Wikipedia, the online collaborative encyclopedia.The NSW ... Read more...

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Faulty gene ‘increases aggressive prostate cancer risk’


May 19th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 19 (ANI): A mutant gene already known to increase the risk of ovarian and breast cancer also substantially raises the risk of aggressive prostate cancer say researchers in Australia.The ... Read more...

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Injured Gayle ruled out of first Test against Australia


May 17th, 2008 - 4:19 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 17 (ANI): West Indian skipper Chris Gayle will not play the first Test against Australia because he has still not recovered from the groin injury that kept him out ... Read more...

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Google blurs Street View images over privacy concerns


May 13th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , May 13 (ANI): Google has come up with a new technology that blurs human faces in street pictures it has taken for its popular mapping service called Street View.This ... Read more...

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Vaughan believes England can win back the Ashes in 2009


May 12th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 12 (ANI): England skipper Michael Vaughan has warned Australia that England now had the depth to win back the Ashes next year.Vaughans side is about to embark on a ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson refuses to act alongside dog


April 3rd, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 3 (ANI): Pamela Anderson stormed off the sets of her new comedy Superhero Movie because she was against working with a dog in the film.The Baywatch babe is ... Read more...

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35pc Oz overweight women have “surrendered to obesity”


January 14th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, January 14 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that 35 per cent of Australian women, who consider themselves to be overweight, do not have any urge to lose weight.The Newspoll survey, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Aussies more comfortable with their virtual personas rather than their true selves


December 1st, 2007 - 12:08 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , Dec 1 (ANI): A new research has suggested that with the advent of web and social networking sites, people in Australia are more comfortable with their virtual persona rather than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Madonna and Gucci join forces for charity


November 29th, 2007 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Nov 29 (ANI): Madonna and Gucci will team up next year to raise funds for the children of Malawi.The Italian fashion label will be hosting a fundraising event on February 6 ... Read more...

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Oz woman charges husband with dowry harassment


November 28th, 2007 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov.28 (ANI): An Australian woman has become the first foreigner in India to report her husband to the police for harassing her for more dowry. The charge is common in India ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rudd to formally apologise to indigenous Australians soon


November 26th, 2007 - 6:55 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Nov.26 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister-elect Kevin Rudd says his government will make a formal apology to indigenous Australians early in its first term. "It will be early in the parliamentary term. We ... Read more...

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Paparazzo denies chasing Kidman on honeymoon


November 20th, 2007 - 6:46 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Nov20 (ANI): Paparazzo photographer Jamie Fawcett denied charges that he had chased Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban on their honeymoon to Tahiti. Fawcett said that he had gone to Tahiti ... Read more...

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12-year-old girls hooked to abusing weight-loss products to look super-skinny


November 14th, 2007 - 10:38 am ICT by admin
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Bosses surrounded by alike people are ‘LINOs’, says a book


November 14th, 2007 - 8:37 am ICT by admin
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Internet ‘teaching young girls new sex acts’ warns psychologist


November 14th, 2007 - 8:28 am ICT by admin
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‘Smoking keeps you slim’ myth debunked by Oz scientists


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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Kylie ’shocked’ by weight gain during breast cancer treatment


November 14th, 2007 - 2:27 am ICT by admin
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