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Sleep disorder doubles cancer risk


September 5th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Sleep apnoea, linked with snoring and dangerous pauses in breathing, could almost double the risk of fatal cancer risk as those who sleep soundly, says a ... Read more...

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Sexual competition makes women more jealous than men


May 4th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 4 (IANS) Sexual competition hurts women more than men at the workplace. However, a rival's social skills provoke jealousy and envy equally in both sexes, shows a recent ... Read more...

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Valencia Open: Bopanna-Qureshi in men’s doubles quarters


November 1st, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Nov 1 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan Tuesday advanced to the men's doubles quarterfinals of the Valencia Open tennis.The fourth-seeded India-Pakistan pair defeated ... Read more...

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Spain seeks to ride success of “Zindagi Na..” to attract Indians


July 24th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Spain is seeking to leverage on the sucess of the Bollywood hit "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" to promote the country associated with bull fights ... Read more...

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Spanish surgeon performs first transplant of two legs


July 12th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), July 12 (IANS/EFE) Spanish surgeon Pedro Cavadas carried out here Monday the world's first-ever double leg transplant.The operation performed by Cavadas and his medical team at Valencia's La ... Read more...

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Armaan set for fresh Formula 2 season


April 14th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone (UK), April 14 (IANS) Armaan Ebrahim, the 21-year-old from Chennai, begins a fresh season in the Formula 2 (F2) series here this weekend when the opening two rounds of ... Read more...

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Armaan in UK for Formula 2 pre-season testing


March 21st, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Armaan Ebrahim, the 21-year old from Chennai, arrived here well in advance for two rounds of pre-season testing ahead of the 2011 Formula (F2) Two championship ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi…’ team hurl tomatoes at one another (With Images)


March 19th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) The stars of Zoya Akhtar's "Zindagi Na Milege Dobara" had a unique bash at the time of shooting -- they celebrated the famous Tomatina festival ... Read more...

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Armaan signs up for Formula 2


February 18th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 18 (IANS) Armaan Ebrahim, the 21-year old racing driver from Chennai, has signed up for his third season in Formula 2 (F2) championship.Armaan had finished 10th in the championship last ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Mirnyi go down fighting to Murrays in Valencia


November 8th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Nov 8 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Max Mirnyi of Belarus fought hard but could not stop Scots Andy and Jamie Murray from clinching the 1,357,000 euros Valencia Open tennis ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Mirnyi advance, Bopanna-Qureshi lose in Valencia


November 6th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Nov 6 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Max Mirnyi of Belarus advanced to the men's doubles semi-finals of the 1,357,000-euro Valencia Open tennis. Third-seeded Bhupathi-Mirnyi ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi duo advance to quarterfinals in Valencia ATP championship


November 5th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Valencia (Spain), Nov 5(ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ATP World Tour Championship men's doubles event ... Read more...

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Womb transplant offers new hope to infertile women


October 10th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): Infertile women may soon be able to conceive with scientists bringing womb transplant closer to reality.After successful animal trials, doctors hope to try the transplant with a ... Read more...

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Spanish priest suspended over abuse allegations


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Sep 22 (IANS/EFE) The Catholic hierarchy in this eastern Spanish city has suspended a priest accused of sexually abusing adolescents. From the "very moment the facts were known", the accused cleric ... Read more...

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Spain detains two Colombians suspected of 200 killings


September 14th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Sep 14 (DPA) Spanish police have captured two Colombian suspected hitmen wanted for involvement in more than 200 killings, police said Tuesday. The suspects, who were also charged with abductions and ... Read more...

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Yunus receives SolarWorld Einstein Award


September 9th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 9 (IANS) Bangladesh's Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been honoured with the SolarWorld Einstein Award for 2010 for initiating generation and distribution of solar energy in his country. Yunus received the ... Read more...

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Webber wins British GP; Vettel, Button in fightbacks


July 11th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, July 11 (DPA) Mark Webber rebounded from a nasty crash two weeks ago to win the British Formula One Grand Prix Sunday for the Red Bull team. Webber snatched the lead from ... Read more...

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Vettel tops Webber, Red Bull dominate British GP qualifier


July 10th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, July 10 (DPA) Sebastian Vettel got his fifth pole in 10 qualifying sessions this season Saturday, at the British Formula One Grand Prix, in another display of Red Bull speed. The German ... Read more...

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Red Bull’s Vettel wins European Grand Prix


June 27th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by ANI
Valencia (Spain), June 27(ANI): Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel on Sunday put himself right back in this season's Formula One title challenge by comfortably winning the European Grand Prix in Valencia.Vettel took ... Read more...

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Moderate drinking may protect against Alzheimer


May 26th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Drinking alcohol occasionally keeps illness away, especially in women and non-smokers, says a study. The study involved comparison of personal data and health backgrounds of people affected with ... Read more...

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Gut bacteria offer new insights for people with celiac disease


April 30th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Striking a balance of intestinal microbiota could play a role in early stages of celiac disease-related immune responses, according to a new study.The research has been published in ... Read more...

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Over 1 tonne of cocaine seized in Spain


March 5th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), March 5 (IANS/EFE) More than 1 tonne of cocaine that arrived in the customs area of the port in the eastern Spanish city of Valencia hidden in the false bottom ... Read more...

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26 arrested in Spain for child pornography


February 10th, 2010 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Feb 10 (IAN/EFE) Twenty six people were arrested and 10 others booked in Spain for uploading and sharing child pornography contents on the internet. In a fresh crackdown against paedophiles across ... Read more...

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Brit couple finally become parents to twins after spending 25yrs trying!


January 14th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 14 (ANI): After waiting for 25 years and spending almost 100,000 pounds, a couple in Britain have finally become parents to twins.Neil and Monique Ward married in 1985, but they ... Read more...

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European cavemen roasted birds 150,000 years ago


November 27th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 27 (ANI): A new study has found that although early modern humans and their predecessors in Europe were mostly big game hunters, but a pile of well-nibbled bird bones suggests ... Read more...

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Secret of plants’ drought resistance revealed


November 10th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 10 (ANI): A team of scientists has discovered that the key to plants' resistance to stressful situations such as drought lies in the structure of a protein.Much as adrenaline ... Read more...

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Specializing in one sport can damage your health


November 9th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 9 (IANS) Gifted young athletes are increasingly under pressure to play only one sport round the year. But a new study has found that such specialization increases the risk of ... Read more...

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Producing better wine by taking the stress off yeast


September 9th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): Times can be stressful for yeast when grape juice is being turned into wine. Now, a researcher from the University of Valencia, Spain has identified the genes in ... Read more...

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Rare 15th century Valencian tiles unearthed at Surrey palace


August 24th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 24 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has unearthed rare 15th century Valencian tiles during excavations at the ruins of a Surrey palace, once owned by Henry VIII.According to a ... Read more...

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Chandhok scores points in Valencia


August 23rd, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia (Spain), Aug 23 (IANS) India's Karun Chandhok put on a fighting display from the back of the grid to finish sixth at the European GP2 sprint race here Sunday. Chandhok fought his ... Read more...

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Heidfeld stays upbeat on F1 future


August 19th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, Spain, Aug 19 (DPA) German driver Nick Heidfeld remains confident of continuing in Formula One despite the withdrawal of BMW at the end of the season. Heidfeld, 32, told German Press Agency ... Read more...

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Schumacher comeback stopped by neck problems


August 11th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Aug 11 (DPA) Michael Schumacher will not return to Formula One racing due neck problems from a motorbike accident in February, he said on his website Tuesday. The seven-time world champion Schumacher, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth rare 15th century Valencian pottery in Surrey town


August 8th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 8 (ANI): Archaeologists, carrying out excavations at an historic landmark in Woking, Surrey, UK, have unearthed rare Valencian pottery, which date back to between 1450 and 1490.According to a report ... Read more...

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Schumacher to return only if doctors give the nod


August 5th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Aug 5 (DPA) Michael Schumacher will make his planned Formula One comeback only if he gets the green light from doctors, his spokeswoman Sabine Kehm reiterated Wednesday. The seven-times world championship Schumacher ... Read more...

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Vettel taken aback by Schumacher comeback


July 30th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 30 (DPA) Michael Schumacher's return to Formula One to fill in at Ferrari for badly-injured driver Felipe Massa has surprised compatriot Sebastian Vettel. "I think it's a big surprise for everyone ... Read more...

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