unexpected results

Lowly yoghurt could boost male virility too

May 9th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Eating probiotic yoghurt calms upset tummies and does more besides - it could boost your virility as well, say scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ... Read more...

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Taking care of teeth, eyes keeps dementia at bay

July 14th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Regular check-ups like visiting the dentist, having your eyes tested and avoiding coughs and colds could prevent dementia, say scientists.Researchers have identified a range of illnesses, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Liver, not brain, may be source of Alzheimer’s plaques

March 4th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the plaques associated with Alzheimer's disease start in the liver and not in the brain-completely altering scientists' ideas about the disease.The unexpected ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Software to give 3d image of looks post-plastic surgery

February 3rd, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 3 (IANS) A new software, based on real clinical data, will give patients a more accurate 3D before-and-after picture, before the scalpel comes down in a cosmetic surgery. Alex ... Read more...

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Mark Haub’s twinkies diet amazes with the results

November 9th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A nutrition professor has left several nutritionists including himself scratching their heads after an unexpected results to a study, which he carried on himself. The professor ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Oscar Goes To Geoffrey Fletcher For Best Adapted Screenplay

March 8th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Los Angeles, Mar 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year, the distribution of the Academy Awards were more or less expected, despite some of the films giving each other tough competition in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Canadian economy posts record growth

March 2nd, 2010 - 9:26 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 2 (IANS) The Canadian economy bounced back with a record growth in the fourth quarter of 2009, official figures released Monday said. Beating all predictions, the economy posted an annualized growth ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Simbhu-SJ Suryah: Time to patch-up

September 5th, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Filmmaker-turned-actor SJ Suryah and Silambarasan got through some hard feelings due to financial issues. After many years, it's time for this duo to shake hands as they've decided to work together ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Flowering plants reinvented weediness by outcompeting ancient plants

September 4th, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 4 (ANI): A new research has determined that flowering plants originated not as trees, but as relatively non-woody "pre-trees" that could outcompete ancient plants like conifers, thus reinventing the concept ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Avoid selenium if you already have prostate cancer

June 26th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): An intake of selenium could worsen the conditions of people who are already suffering from prostate cancer, and have a variant of a gene called superoxide dismutase (SOD2), ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Country voted for Congress : CPI-M

May 16th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): The CPI-M, shocked and disappointed by the poll results, accepted its defeat on Saturday admitting that the people of the country had voted for the Congress.Addressing a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BJP disappointed at ‘unexpected’ results, misses Vajpayee (Lead)

May 16th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday termed the Lok Sabha poll results as "unexpected" and "disappointing" and also said that it missed the presence of party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Earthworms are far more diverse than previously thought

October 10th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): Scientists have found that the common or garden earthworms are far more diverse than previously thought, a discovery with important consequences for agriculture.The research team, from Cardiff ... Read more...

Posted in National |

It’s ‘do or die’ situation for Knight Riders and Daredevils

May 21st, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils have their nose ahead of Kolkata Knight Riders in the race for a berth in the Indian Premier League (IPL) semi-finals. The two play their ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wonder hydro-gel to benefit millions of arthritis patients

March 12th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 12 (IANS) In worst-case scenarios, tens of millions of arthritis patients worldwide require painful surgeries that drill holes in joints and reinforce them. A promising new synthetic cartilage hydro-gel now ... Read more...

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