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Investing in newcomers not a risk: Mahesh Bhatt (Interview)


September 9th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) In his four-decade career, Mahesh Bhatt has never shied away from giving chance to fresh talent in his films - whether it was Anupam ... Read more...

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IPTA to pay tribute to A.K.Hangal


August 26th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA) will pay tribute to the works of veteran actor A.K. Hangal, who started his acting journey with theatre, at a ceremony ... Read more...

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Rome zoo feeds animals frozen yoghurt


August 21st, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 21 (IANS/AKI) A zoo in Rome is helping its animals overcome the blistering summer temperatures with specially flavoured frozen yoghurt and shaved ice.The Rome Biopark adopted the new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

China world’s largest beer consumer


August 9th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) The quantity of beer consumed around the globe in 2011 increased for the 27th consecutive year, with China making up 25 percent of the sales.A report ... Read more...

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Don’t reject state-run sports, says Chinese daily


August 4th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 4 (IANS) A state-run Chinese daily has objected to the "total repudiation of the state-run sports system" for its "gold medal first" strategy that has evoked increasing criticism ... Read more...

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Drinking water for Delhi: Himachal project clears legal hurdle


July 11th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 11 (IANS) With the National Green Tribunal (NGT) giving its clearance for awarding compensations, Himachal Pradesh will speed up the construction of a multi-billion-rupee dam project that ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Himachal raises objections to Renuka dam project


June 16th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 16 (IANS) A proposed hydroelectric project in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district which also aims to provide drinking water to Delhi received a setback Saturday, with the hill state ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Farmer dies during agitation outside BJP office


June 15th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) A 75-year-old farmer died Friday when he was holding an agitation along with hundreds of other farmers outside the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) office ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nests for birds distributed in Taj City (With Image)


June 11th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 11 (IANS) A bird lover in the Taj city, businessman Rajeev Gupta, is on a mission to save sparrows from extinction.In a bid to increase their numbers, Gupta ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Diet pill could help beat obesity


June 10th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) A diet pill aimed at curbing fat people's appetites could soon be a reality, Daily Mail reported.The pill would not only shrink waist lines but also ... Read more...

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A tale of the last natural spring (Letter from Himachal - June 5 is World Environment Day)


June 5th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Shogi (Himachal Pradesh), June 5 (IANS) For residents of Shogi, a hamlet tucked away in the hills near Shimla, a natural spring reminds them what havoc ecological degeneration can cause.The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Why does Madonna want to be president?


May 20th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) British pop star Madonna wishes she could be the president of a country so that she could stop money being splashed on weapons of mass ... Read more...

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‘Kids dehydrate as they hardly drink during breakfast’


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) Nearly two-thirds of children are dehydrated because they hardly drink anything during breakfast, a new study says. An analysis of more than 450 children between nine ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Omar thirsty for power, says Mehbooba


March 27th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 27 (IANS) Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti Tuesday launched a spirited attack on Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, calling him a man who has ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Dehydration could turn you cranky and confused


February 19th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Thirst makes us reach out for water, but even mild dehydration can leave us cranky, confused and fatigued. Tests by a University of Connecticut (UConn) lab ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Immortals’ is mortal, often cliched (IANS Movie Review)


November 13th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Immortals"; Cast: Henry Cavill, Mickey Rourke, Frieda Pinto, John Hurt; Director: Tarsem Singh Dhandwar; Rating: ***A man of Indian origin, Tarsem Singh Dhandwar, is one of the greatest visual artists ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists identify how brain cells keep us awake


November 7th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 7 (IANS) Scientists have identified brain cells that respond to bright light, secreting a substance that keeps us wake. Jerome Siegel, professor of psychiatry at the University of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

$8.9 mn raised for famine victims in Horn of Africa


August 20th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 19 (IANS/WAM) A nationwide telethon being organised in the United Arab of Emirates to raise funds for victims of famine and drought in the Horn of Africa, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

This doctor cures ‘ailing’ hand pumps too


August 10th, 2011 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 10 (IANS) He is a doctor who also quenches thirst - by repairing hand pumps.Arun Kumar, a senior physician, has been carrying out a unique drive ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Diet drinks could make you pile on pounds


June 29th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Diet drinks are the calorie-free way of having a sweet treat, but beware, they could still make you pile on extra pounds. A 10-year American study ... Read more...

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Superman threatens to give up US citizenship


April 29th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some stunning news for all Superman fans as in the latest issue of Action Comics, the Super Hero plans to give up on his ... Read more...

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Power and Choice are two sides of the same coin


April 27th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): A new study has found that having power over others and having choices in your own life share a critical foundation, i.e. control.The study found that people are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Confessions of Nazi soldiers reveal their thirst for innocent people’s blood


April 6th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): A book of transcripts to be published in Germany has revealed Nazi soldiers found it "fun" and "pure enjoyment" massacring innocent civilians and enemy troops.Historians Soenke Neitzel and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Drinking water for Delhi: Dam proposal to be re-submitted


April 3rd, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 3 (IANS) An environment clearance proposal of a controversial multi-billion-rupee hydropower dam project in Himachal Pradesh that will quench the thirst of Delhi would be re-submitted to the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Forest Rangers rescue leopard cubs in Surat


March 6th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, Mar.6 (ANI): Forest Rangers have rescued three leopard cubs from a field on the outskirts of Ghala village in Surat.According to Devendra Patel, head of the Ghala Panchayat, farmers working in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Oz firms develop first beer that can be consumed in space


March 1st, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 1 (ANI): Two companies in Australia have developed a beer that can be safely consumed in space.With space tourism preparing to take off as early as next year, Saber Astronautics ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Make important life decisions when you really have to pee


March 1st, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): What should you do when you really have to pee? Take important life decisions, perhaps, suggests a new study.The research has found that controlling your bladder makes you ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Report: 600 died of thirst in UK’s care homes


January 31st, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British newspaper, The Daily Mail has reported that about 600 elderly people in care homes died of thirst between 2005 and 2009.The newspaper cites documents from the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Guru Dutt’s ‘Pyaasa’ immortalised in book


January 30th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The dialogues and heartwarming songs of legendary actor-director Guru Dutt's 1957 cinematic masterpiece "Pyaasa" have been immortalised into a book by author Nasreen Munni Kabir.Titled "The Dialogue ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nicki Minaj opens up about her turbulent childhood


January 28th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Nicki Minaj has opened up about her turbulent childhood, claiming that she feared that her father would kill her mother.The 26-year-old rapper has recalled her father's harrowing ... Read more...

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Review Of 127 Hours: Is Killingly Engaging


January 27th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
James Franco’s performance, and Danny Boyle’s magnificent style of directing are a must watch for any cinema goer this season. One might be aware of mountaineer Aron Ralston’s story of ... Read more...

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Parade watchers fight parched throats


January 26th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) People watching the grand spectacle of the Republic Day Parade at the capital city's Rajpath Wednesday, especially children, had to fight dry and parched throats as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Zee TV To Make Friday Nights More Interesting For Middle East!


January 26th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Now we all know about India’s leading television network Zee TV, don’t we? Be it the “saas bahu” soaps or the singing and dancing reality shows, all of us at ... Read more...

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New album about thirst for love: Sarosh Sami


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Having made his presence felt as an emerging pop singer with his debut album "Hey Ya" in 2005, Sarosh Sami's second but first solo album "Tishnagi" is ... Read more...

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Thirst for lavish life turned two teens to crime


January 10th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) They joined a rock band while in school, but the craving for a lavish lifestyle led them to crime. Two 19-year-olds were arrested along with two others ... Read more...

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