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Label your fear to get over it


September 5th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) Can describing your feelings when you are particularly stressed make you less anxious? A new study suggests it may very well be so.A new psychology study ... Read more...

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Solar cells that convert windows into energy producers


July 23rd, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 23 (IANS) Researchers have fashioned a new transparent solar cell that will not only permit windows at homes to generate power but also enable people to see outside.The ... Read more...

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Placebo can trick brain into taking it for real


March 27th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) A placebo, resembling an actual anti-depressant, can "trick" the brain into responding in the same manner as its real counterpart. A new study by the University ... Read more...

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School to equip students with iPads


March 27th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 27 (IANS) A top-tier high school in China is considering equipping its seniors with iPads, the first in China to do so, China Daily reported Tuesday.Starting in September, ... Read more...

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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...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor hospitalised again


October 10th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) Ailing actress Zsa Zsa Gabor is said to be fighting for her life in hospital after her husband found her unconscious and bleeding.The 94-year-old, who has ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger’s son released from hospital


July 27th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's teenaged son Christopher, who met with an accident July 17, has been released from hospital."Blessed to be able ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden was located in Pak’s Abbottabad city: 2008 US study


May 4th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4(ANI): A study conducted by a US university in 2008 reveals that there was a high probability Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden staying in Pakistan's Abbottabad city.According to the ... Read more...

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James Franco gears up for his second PhD


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
"James Franco was scheduled to enter the PhD program in Literature and Creative Writing in Fall2011, but he requested a deferral for an additional year, which the faculty granted, so he ... Read more...

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James Franco to do second Ph.D


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Actor James Franco is set to continue his studies in 2012, as he has won a place at the University of Houston, Texas, to pursue his ... Read more...

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New experimental drug slows down growth of ovarian cancer


April 16th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): A new study has found that an experimental drug that blocks two points of a crucial cancer cell signalling pathway inhibits the growth of ovarian cancer cells.The study ... Read more...

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Nearly 4 percent of America’s population is made up of gays


April 9th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): A survey has revealed that an estimated 9 million Americans or nearly 4 percent of the total population identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.The new report ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber spends Valentine’s Day in children’s hospital


February 16th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Justin Bieber spent Valentine's Day with a group of sick kids in Los Angeles.The 'Baby' hitmaker made a secret trip to Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA on Monday (14Feb11) ... Read more...

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Gabor undergoes leg amputation surgery


January 15th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Veteran actress Zsa Zsa Gabor finally underwent surgery to amputate half of her right leg after a serious gangrene infection spread to her bone.Gabor was admitted to Los ... Read more...

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James Franco stole cologne bottles and sold them in junior high


December 6th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 6 (ANI): It seems James Franco's bad-boy charm started at a young age.The actor has admitted that he stole sample bottles of cologne and sold them in junior high."I ... Read more...

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Notre Dame Fighting Irish Marrs USC Trojans’ Dreams


November 28th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Saturday night went in favor of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish who took a victory of 20-16 over the USC Trojans at the Coliseum. This has ... Read more...

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Huskies Take Over Lady Bears


November 17th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday sports lovers saw a very close game between Connecticut and Baylor as the former team won the game by 65-64 with Baylor achieving the ... Read more...

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Pregnancy-related morning sickness could be hereditary


November 6th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): Women whose sisters experienced extreme morning sickness, are 17 times more likely to develop the condition, suggests a new study.Hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) is an extreme form of nausea ... Read more...

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Mild electric shocks could help ease your blues


October 12th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) A device that emits a mild electric shock to your forehead nerves during sleep could help cure blues.The mobile phone sized gadget is wired up to two ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan to return to rehab?


September 26th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan is planning to voluntarily check herself back into rehab in the coming days. According to the sources, after she relapsed just weeks after ... Read more...

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LiLo ‘planning to return to rehab’


September 26th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan is apparently planning to return to rehab for quick recovery, revealed a source close to the actress.According to the source, although the actress relapsed just ... Read more...

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LiLo’s ‘unscrupulous’ docs under investigation


September 14th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 14 (ANI): Doctors who prescribed a variety of medications to Lindsay Lohan are being investigated by the Medical Board of California.Michael Lohan's lawyer, Lisa Bloom sent a letter to ... Read more...

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Addicts ‘can be treated effectively, but not quickly’


September 9th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 09 (ANI): A UCLA psychologist has said that people can overcome severe addictions which ruins their lives and are extremely difficult to control, but not quickly or easily.Nearly 2 million ... Read more...

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Lilo back on the road, Twitter


August 27th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 27 (ANI): Just-out-of-rehab Lindsay Lohan has been spotted behind the wheel and also took to Twitter to rant about paparazzi.According to TMZ.com, a day after her release ... Read more...

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LiLo wants apology from court over false cocaine addiction charges


August 24th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 24 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan wants some form of apology or compensation from the court after coming clean in her latest medical reports.According to Lohan's latest medical report from UCLA, ... Read more...

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LiLo’s ‘dying to workout’


August 22nd, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 22 (ANI): Troubled star Lindsay Lohan's first destination after being released from rehab could be her local gym as she is "dying to exercise."Sources close to LiLo have said ... Read more...

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LiLo’s dad wants her out of rehab


August 21st, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21 098 (ANI): Troubled star Lindsay Lohan's father is urging the judge to oversee the actress' case and release her from a court-ordered treatment program.The 'Mean Girls' star was ... Read more...

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Lohan settles boutique lawsuit from rehab


August 20th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan is using her time in rehab to sort out her finances -- she has settled a lawsuit with a boutique here an ... Read more...

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Lindsay Spends Her Time Sketching In Rehab: Dina Lohan


August 19th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Dina Lohan has revealed to the press that her daughter, Hollywood actress and pop singer Lindsay, is making good progress after she was taken to UCLA ... Read more...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor undergoes another surgery


August 15th, 2010 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Veteran actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has undergone another operation to remove the blood clots thought to be linked to her previous injury. The 93-year-old star was rushed to ... Read more...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor admitted to hospital again


August 15th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 15 (IANS) Veteran actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has once again been rushed to the hospital after she developed complications following hip surgery, just two days after she was discharged. The ... Read more...

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Dina Lohan Is Confident Her Daughter Lindsay Will Be Back To Normal Life


August 14th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Dina Lohan has come out in support of her celebrity daughter Lindsay Lohan like a true caring mother. The lady says that there is nothing ... Read more...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor discharged from hospital


August 13th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has been discharged from hospital and is resting at her mansion in Bel-Air, California.Gabor, 93, was released on August 11 from the UCLA Ronald ... Read more...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor leaves hospital after surgery


August 12th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 12 (IANS) Veteran actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has returned home after her hip-replacement surgery. According to aceshowbiz.com, the 93-year-old actress has finally been allowed to continue her recovery at her ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan’s mother and sister visit her in rehab


August 5th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lindsay Lohan saw some friendly faces at the rehab as her mom and kid sister Ali paid her a visit to see how she ... Read more...

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