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‘Changing plate’s colour helps you shed weight’

June 17th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Scientists have suggested an easy way out for those who want to shed pounds. They should simply change the colour of their plates. People tend to ... Read more...

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‘No secrets in kitchen’ is celebrity Indian chef’s mantra

May 8th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) US-based celebrity writer-chef Vikas Khanna, whose signature Indian dish 'Tree of Life' - a variation of gobi ka pakoda - is soon to be ... Read more...

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Oregano can help protect against prostate cancer

April 25th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Oregano, the common seasoning for pizzas and pastas, could be processed into a drug to protect against prostate cancer with fewer side-effects than existing treatments.Researchers from ... Read more...

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Fake sauce factory busted in Maharashtra

November 18th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Nov 18 (IANS) Officials of Food and Drugs Administration and police Friday busted a private company in this Maharashtra city allegedly making sub-standard sauces, noodles and other popular fast ... Read more...

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Hurley has shoulder pain, resting

November 17th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley is resting at home after suffering pain in her shoulder.The 46-year-old experienced the pain Monday when she was changing her clothes. She then ... Read more...

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New material can help extract ketchup easily

November 13th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) A slippery material that causes water, oil and even jam to slide off easily could also help extract the last drops of ketchup out of its ... Read more...

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Tomato compound may help prevent prostate cancer

July 14th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 14 (IANS) Lycopene, a red pigment that gives tomatoes their distinctive colour, could help prevent prostate cancer, say scientists.Lycopene is a potent antioxidant and some studies have shown ... Read more...

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Kids risk ill health, shorter life with too much salt

July 2nd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) Health experts in Britain have warned that the processed foods and sauces at the heart of the nation's diet are actually fuelling a dangerous daily overdose ... Read more...

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Elders facing assaults in Australian old age homes

February 5th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 5 (IANS) With Australian nursing homes reporting about 4,000 sexual and physical assaults on elderly residents in the last three years, serious concerns are being raised about safety in aged-care ... Read more...

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Star’s bizarre beauty secrets include loofah brush, Sellotape, ketchup

January 25th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25 (ANI): The beauty secrets of some of the stars have been revealed and they include using a loofah brush to get glamorous hair, Sellotape to remove excess make-up and ... Read more...

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‘Goldilocks’ bandits break into Oz house to enjoy porn, booze

January 16th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 16 (ANI): Intruders in Australia broke in to a house to cook up a feast, steal alcohol and enjoy Internet porn.According to the NT News, the owner of the Alice ... Read more...

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‘Pizza diet’ pitchman completes 1300-mile Florida to New York bike ride

July 6th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 6 (ANI): Matt McClellan, 33, a Florida pizza shop owner, cycled from St. Petersburg, FL. to New York eating nothing but pizzas.McClellan, who is advocating a pizza diet ... Read more...

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3,000 kg of rotten pickle found in Agra

June 23rd, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Agra, June 22 (IANS) An illegal pickle factory's owner was arrested Tuesday after the authorities found more than 3,000 kg of rotten pickles and 150 kg of spurious sauces stocked in the ... Read more...

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Romantic Bollywood songs diplomacy to woo Indians by Chinese

May 27th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, May 27 (ANI): China tried to woo India by playing old Bollywood songs and serving vegetarian food for President Pratibha Devisingh Patil during the state banquet hosted in her honour by ... Read more...

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President Patil sticks to veggie fare at Chinese banquet

May 27th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Beijing, May 27 (IANS) A sumptuous state banquet was presented in honour of visiting Indian President Pratibha Patil by Chinese President Hu Jintao, as a military band played Hindi ... Read more...

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I’d like to visit Spain, Obama tells King Juan Carlos

February 18th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS/EFE) President Barack Obama has told Spain's King Juan Carlos that he would like to visit the Iberian nation, the Spanish foreign minister said after the monarch and ... Read more...

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In the West Bank, a hotel with no name - and no guests (Feature)

December 23rd, 2009 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
By Hans Dahne Atarot/East (Jerusalem), Dec 23 (DPA) The beds have been freshly made. In the lobby, the waiters have set the coffee tables nicely. In the kitchen, the cooks are preparing meat ... Read more...

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Spaniards paint the town red in annual tomato fest

August 27th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bunol, Spain, Aug 27 (EFE) A human tide made up of more than 45,000 people from around the world inundated the streets of this eastern Spanish town with tomato sauce during the ... Read more...

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Spot the difference! Spurious products flood Agra

May 21st, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, May 21 (IANS) Did the bottled water at the railway station here taste a bit different? Did the ice cream leave a bitter taste? Welcome to the city of ... Read more...

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Boosting potassium intake can bring down BP levels

January 27th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) Cutting down on dietary sodium is one way of reducing blood pressure. Another way of doing so is by boosting potassium consumption, which has sodium's reverse effect.Researchers have ... Read more...

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Increasing potassium intake effectively reduces BP

January 27th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Cutting salt isn''t the only way to reduce blood pressure, for a new study has suggested that people should also boost their intake of potassium, which has ... Read more...

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World hot-dog eating champ conquers pizza-eating record too!

October 13th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 13 (ANI): Joey Chestnut, the world''s hotdog eating champ, has set a new record of eating 45 pizza slices in 10 minutes.Chestnut broke the previous record of eating ... Read more...

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Aussies break record for world’s longest pizza line!

June 9th, 2008 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne , June 9 (ANI): Aussie chefs have created a new Guinness World Record by making the longest line of freshly baked pizzas.This line of 826 freshly cooked pizzas, stretched to ... Read more...

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Alarming levels of hazardous chemicals in Canadian canned foods

May 29th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, May 29 (ANI): Canned foods commonly served to Canadian children contain the estrogen-mimicking chemical bisphenol A at concentrations twice as much as the levels that made many consumers to stop ... Read more...

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Thief paid PS3k to leave UK back in a day to continue crime spree!

May 23rd, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
London, May 23 (ANI): A prolific bag snatcher who was given 3,000 pounds to quit Britain took the money and came back the next day.The 26-year-old Algerian, Hakim Benmakhlouf, preyed on ... Read more...

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