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New doubts arise over Amy Winehouse’s inquest

February 1st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amy Winehouse’s official inquest may be declared invalid because the Coroner who carried the procedure was not qualified to do so. Suzanne Greenaway carried out the inquest ... Read more...

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Posthumous Amy Winehouse album to be released in December

October 31st, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Record label Island Records will release a third album by singer Amy Winehouse in December, more than four months after she died of accidental alcohol poisoning at her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Knitting ‘has a revolutionary effect on pupils’ behaviour’

February 13th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): A UK school has brought the long-lost art of knitting back to the classroom stating that it has a revolutionary effect.Teachers have said it has improved behaviour, helped ... Read more...

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Britain to scrap retirement age at 65

July 30th, 2010 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 30 (IANS) At a time when one in five 16-24 year olds in Britain are unemployed, the government has decided to scrap the default retirement age of 65 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Afghanistan ready for September polls: says election body

July 15th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 15 (DPA) The head of Afghanistan's election commission said Thursday that all preparations for parliamentary elections scheduled for Sep 18 were on track and there was no reason to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Husain should return to his ‘culturally exuberant’ India (Comment)

March 1st, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya A quarter century ago sitting amid designer chaos of paintings and sketches in various stages of completion in his Cuffe Parade apartment in then more-tolerant Bombay, painter Maqbool Fida Husain ... Read more...

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Children, adolescents ‘most vulnerable to malaria’

October 1st, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 1 (ANI): Children as young as five and teenagers are at an increased risk of developing life-threatening malaria, says a new study.Lead researcher Abdisalan M Noor, from the Kenyan Medical ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Extreme duress can yield unreliable information from terrorism suspects: us military agency

April 25th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.25 (ANI): A military agency has said that harsh interrogation techniques can often yield unreliable information from terrorism suspects.In a July 2002 document sent to the Pentagon's chief lawyer, the military's ... Read more...

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Chemicals used to pure drinking water create toxic by-products

April 1st, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Chemical disinfectants used to make water safe to drink react with organic material in it, and yield toxic consequences, say researchers.Michael Plewa, a geneticist at the University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Culture, not age and sex, influences youngsters drinking habits

September 23rd, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): Its culture, not age and sex that influences a youngsters views on alcohol and drunkenness, according to a new study.Sponsored by the International Center for Alcohol Policies ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Maternity benefits harming women’’s careers

July 14th, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 14 (ANI): Longer maternity leaves are taking a toll on women''s careers, says a Britain''s new equalities watchdog. British government''s plans on expansion of maternity leave and parents'' rights is ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban organizationally distinct from Afghan group

July 9th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 9 (ANI): A new US report prepared by the prestigious US Council on Foreign Relations has claimed that that Taliban movement in Pakistan was organizationally distinct from the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Iraq’s ancient Mandean community close to extinction, says report

November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin

Posted in World |