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500K tons of hydrocarbons released during Gulf of Mexico oil discharge

February 14th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Up to 500,000 tons of gaseous hydrocarbons were emitted into the deep ocean, according to a new University of Georgia study.The authors conclude that such a large gas ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UK scientist with rare condition collapses every time she feels a strong emotion

November 4th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): For most of us, laughter is a happy part of life, but for a UK scientist, it can trigger an extraordinary reaction in which she falls into a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

1 in 5 plants faces extinction

September 29th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the world's plants are as threatened as mammals, with one in five of the world's plant species threatened with extinction.The Royal Botanic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Over 1 00,000 homes damaged by Christchurch quake: New Zealand PM

September 6th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 6 (ANI): New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key on Monday said that an estimated 1 00,000 homes were damaged by Saturday morning's 7.1-magnitude earthquake that hit nearly half of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Love-rat’ Peter Crouch’s fiancée ‘considering dumping him’

August 9th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 09 (ANI): English footballer Peter Crouch's model fiancée Abbey Clancy lashed out at him after learning that he paid 800 pounds to have sex with a teenage hooker.Abbey called up ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

It’s official: Money can buy you a longer life

April 13th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Money can't buy you love, but it definitely can help you live a longer life.According to a new study, by longevity experts Club Vita, there is a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Emergency declared in cyclone-hit Fiji (Lead)

March 16th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 16 (DPA) Fiji declared a state of emergency for the northern and eastern regions Tuesday as Tropical Cyclone Tomas battered the Pacific island nation. The military government said troops would be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Aussies among most avid online video viewers

February 22nd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 22 (ANI): Aussies are the most avid online video viewers, according to a new research.Over 41 percent of Aussie Internet users have accessed YouTube videos, downloaded TV shows and the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Customers not getting full benefits of rate cuts: RBI chief

November 25th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Inefficiencies in the banking system were not allowing customers to fully enjoy benefits of rate cuts, said the chief of India's central bank here Wednesday. "Although overall efficiency and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

ADHD medications ‘making kids suicidal’

October 13th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 13 (ANI): The use of ADHD drugs is turning children as young as five into psychotics, a new study has revealed.Many of them have attempted suicide or are severely depressed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Iran accuses U.S. after nuke scientist vanishes

October 8th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Oct 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Iran’s top nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri who went on a pilgrimage has vanished from the face of the earth. So his parent country, worried about his whereabouts ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘Sri Lanka has imposed iron curtain on refugee camps’

August 21st, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government has been accused of dropping a "modern-day iron curtain" over an unfolding humanitarian crisis in its camps for Tamils displaced by its recent war ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Labour Party accused of suppressing true extent of surge in violence in Britain.

October 24th, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): The Labour party has been accused of hiding the true extent of the surge in violence in Britain.According to the Sun, Home Secretary Jacqui Smith admitted some ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Clooney giving pal Obama lessons on body language, presentation

August 11th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 11 (ANI): Barack Obama has found a great Hollywood pal in none other than George Clooney, who is offering the Presidential candidate expert advice on body language, presentation, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Depressed? Your job may be stressing you out

June 3rd, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 3 (IANS) One in six cases of depression among working men and women is caused by job stress, according to a study. The study also found that more working women ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Working women more likely to suffer job related stress

June 2nd, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Working women are more likely to suffer job related stress than men, suggests a new study.The new study from University of Melbourne has revealed that nearly 1 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Clearing smog can reveal true extent of global warming

April 19th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
London, April 19 (ANI): A new study has determined that the true extent of global warming can only be made when the smog of pollution has cleared from the skies.According to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BJP to stage a nation-wide protests against price rise

April 16th, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party President LK Advani has decided to stage a nation-wide protest against rising prices.This was decided at a meeting of the BJP's Parliamentary party ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Death toll in Bangladesh cyclonic storm crosses 1,500

November 17th, 2007 - 10:48 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Nov 17 (ANI): Close to 1600 people have died in the devastating cyclonic storm in Bangladesh, as rescue teams on Saturday managed to reach far flung areas that had remained cut ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |