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Marathons could permanently damage heart: Study


December 7th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Running marathons could permanently damage your heart, say scientists.High-endurance activities can lead to scarring of the right ventricle, increasing the risk of health complications, a study ... Read more...

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Emma Watson is planning to go back to Brown University


July 19th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After completing her task on the Harry Potter franchise with the release of the final installment "Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2," Emma Watson has ... Read more...

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Emma Watson enrolling at Oxford University


June 11th, 2011 - 6:16 am ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson will join the prestigious Oxford University after quitting her course at Rhode Island's Brown University.Watson is expected to study English at the ... Read more...

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Was Emma Watson bullied into leaving Brown University?


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Rumour mill has it that Emma Watson, who left a top U.S. university in order to continue acting, may have been victim to some good old fashioned bullying.The ... Read more...

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David Cameron in race row with Oxford University


April 12th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron was embroiled in a race rowwithOxfordUniversityon Monday after claiming that the institution admitted only one black student in 2009.He was accused of ... Read more...

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Sexual harassment row at Yale University


April 9th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Yale University, which has taught five US presidents and 18 Nobel Laureates, is now facing a sexual harassment scandal, it was reported here.Daily Telegraph reported that ... Read more...

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Moore to be honoured by Harvard University


January 19th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) Actress Julianne Moore is set to be honoured by Harvard University as 2011's hasty pudding woman of the year.The Oscar-nominated actress has accepted an invitation to be ... Read more...

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Rare Shakespeare folio goes on display at Durham University


January 16th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): The Shakespeare First Folio, which was stolen in 1998, is being displayed at an exhibition in Durham University.Visitors to the exhibition at the new Wolfson Gallery at the ... Read more...

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Sweden suicide bomber studied in British university


December 13th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) The suicide bomber who blew himself up in a terror attack in Sweden Saturday was based in Britain and studied sports therapy at Bedford University, a media ... Read more...

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Indians getting preference over black students at Oxford University


December 7th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): A report prepared by the UK admissions body, Ucas, has claimed that Indian students are getting preference compared to black candidates for undergraduate courses at Oxford and Cambridge ... Read more...

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Students indiscipline hits Cambridge University


November 10th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 10 (IANS) Cambridge University, an 800-year-old university where 15 British prime ministers have been educated, has witnessed hundreds of incidents indiscipline from students who have got drunk, become nude, and ... Read more...

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James Franco to teach at Yale University


July 21st, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): 'Spider-Man' star James Franco has signed up to teach classes at Yale University.He will begin studying at the prestigious Connecticut-based college in September (10) to obtain his doctorate ... Read more...

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Making customers feel special may not always work


July 8th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (IANS) Businesses make an impression when they sing "Happy Birthday" for customers or cook up entrees right at diners' tables, but the attention is not always welcome. Cele Otnes, University ... Read more...

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‘Kissing disease’ takes its toll on female students at Edinburgh University


April 19th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): A kiss is certainly the best way to express love, but for female students at Edinburgh University it spells trouble-they are dropping out after falling ill by contracting ... Read more...

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Emma Watson gets standing ovation at university


March 18th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson received a standing ovation for her role in a student play despite battling nerves over her debut university performance. The 19-year-old played Olga Sergeyevna ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson ‘wanted to study fine art at University’


November 29th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson was reportedly planning to head back to the classroom to become a qualified art historian after his daughter Paris begged him ... Read more...

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Emma Thompson criticises son’s ‘racist’ university


November 7th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): Brit actress Emma Thompson has said that historic city Exeter in Devon is a place where BNP leader Nick Griffin "would feel very comfortable" in as it ... Read more...

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Michael Green named as Stephen Hawking’s successor at Cambridge University


October 21st, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 21 (ANI): Cambridge University has named Professor Michael Green as the man who will succeed Professor Stephen Hawking in one of the world's most prestigious academic positions - the Lucasian ... Read more...

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Emma Watson excited to be at Brown university


September 10th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 10 (ANI): Emma Watson has revealed her excitement as she makes the smooth transition from being an actress to a student at a university in the US.The 'Harry Potter' star, ... Read more...

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Emma Watson’s ‘magical romance’ at university


September 10th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 10 (ANI): Emma Watson appeared to have a magical time with her boyfriend on the steps of her campus at Brown University, US.The 'Harry Potter' actress reportedly looked spellbound by ... Read more...

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Sourav awarded Honorary Fellowship by Lancashire university


July 16th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly has been awarded an Honorary Fellowship by the University of Lancashire. The 37-year-old Ganguly said that he was honoured and wants to build ... Read more...

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Pitt brothers donate $600,000 to university


May 20th, 2009 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Hollywood star Brad Pitt and his brother Doug have donated $600,000 to a university in Missouri to boost its sporting arena's green credentials. Contactmusic.com reports that the "Troy" ... Read more...

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Bill and Melinda Gates pour thousands into unconventional health research


May 5th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has thrown a lifeline to number of projects like creating an anti-viral tomato, a flu-resistant chicken and a magnet that can detect malaria, ... Read more...

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Jack Nicholson gives acting tips to students at daughter’s university


April 28th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Jack Nicholson handed out acting advice to students at his daughter's university campus on April 25.The Departed star joined the panel including producers Robert Evans, Brad Grey and ... Read more...

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Lacking healthcare, a million Indians die every year: Oxford University


February 2nd, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) One million Indians, mostly women and children, die every year because of inadequate healthcare in a country full of highly-skilled doctors, Britain's Oxford University said Monday.The prestigious university ... Read more...

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Sir Partha joins Manchester University


December 4th, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Sir Partha Dasgupta, one of the world's leading economists, has joined the University of Manchester.Dasgupta, an expert on international development and the environment, will teach environmental and development ... Read more...

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Now, Amy Winehouses life to be studied at university


December 4th, 2008 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): Troubled singer Amy Winehouse is to be studied as part of a new university degree course.The singers musical career has been blighted by drug addiction. She ... Read more...

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