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Exposure to chemical fosters anxiety


September 9th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) Exposure to the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) early in life tends to foster anxiety by altering gene expression in a brain area which detects and respond ... Read more...

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It pays to go veg


August 30th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Boston, Aug 30 (IANS) PETA, the global animal rights organisation, is offering $1,000 to the first group of US students who banish meat from their college dining hall.People for the ... Read more...

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One dead in stampede during ‘fish prasadam’ distribution (Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 8 (IANS) One person was killed and 30 others were injured in a stampede here Friday during the distribution of the famous 'fish prasadam' medicine that some believe ... Read more...

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Stampede during ‘fish prasadam’ distribution, 20 injured


June 8th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 8 (IANS) At least 20 people were injured in a stampede here Friday during the distribution of the famous 'fish prasadam' medicine that some believe provides miraculous relief ... Read more...

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Today is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day


June 7th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June, 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today June 7th, it’s National Chocolate Ice Cream Day.Even though experts believe that the first ice creams were fruit-based, vanilla and chocolate became very popular ... Read more...

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At last a veg cutlet that tastes, feels like meat


March 7th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 7 (IANS) It looks, tastes and feels like a real meat cutlet but the ingredients are 100 percent vegetable. The meat substitute the researchers are developing not only ... Read more...

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Dhanush, Mallika named hottest vegetarians


January 20th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Tamil superstar Dhanush and Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat have been voted the hottest vegetarians in a new poll by People for Ethical Treatment of ... Read more...

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Building your body? Take protein supplements


December 14th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) If you are planning to pump up your body at the gym, buying protein supplements may not be a bad idea. Mixed with water or ... Read more...

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Postal stamp sought to honour India’s vegetarian heritage


September 28th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has urged the postal department to issue a national stamp honouring the country's vegetarian heritage ahead of ... Read more...

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5,000 tonnes of meat consumed a day in Kerala


September 4th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 4 (IANS) Kerala - which leads the country in several indicators including literacy - is also the highest consumer of meat with a daily requirement of over 5,000 ... Read more...

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Uday Chopra keen on Hollywood! (Movie Snippets)


August 29th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The bright lights of Hollywood beckon Uday Chopra. And no, it's not work but the "perpetual party mode" at Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Europe’s oldest vegetarian restaurant on culinary crusade (With Images)


August 5th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, Aug 5 (IANS) Who said vegetarian cuisine is all about fruits, veggies and blandness? Europe's oldest vegetarian restaurant, the century-old Haus Hiltl here, can seduce a sworn meat lover ... Read more...

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Go vegetarian to ward off bowel disorder


July 20th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A vegetarian diet seems to stave off common bowel disorder, characterised by cramps, gas, feeling of fulness, bouts of constipation or diarrhoea, say researchers. The disorder, ... Read more...

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Thousands of asthma patients take ‘fish prasadam’


June 9th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 9 (IANS) Thousands of asthma patients from different parts of the country, hoping to be cured, took 'fish prasadam' which has been distributed by a family here for ... Read more...

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Sonu Sood goes shirtless for PETA ad (With Image)


May 11th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Sonu Sood showed off his chiselled physique in "Dabangg" and now goes shirtless in an ad for animal rights group People for the Ethical ... Read more...

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Vegetarians at significantly lower heart disease, diabetes and stroke risk


April 16th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): A new research from Loma Linda University has suggested that vegetarians experience a 36 percent lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome than non-vegetarians.Metabolic syndrome is a precursor to ... Read more...

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Vegetarians have lower risk of heart disease, stroke


April 14th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) Vegetarians have a lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome -- a precursor to heart disease, diabetes and stroke.The symptoms are extra weight around the waist and insulin ... Read more...

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Vegans ‘at lower risk of heart disease, diabetes and stroke’


April 14th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): A new study has suggested that vegetarians might be at significantly less risk of developing heart disease, diabetes and stroke than their animal-eating counterparts.Loma Linda University researchers, led ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh hosts dinner for Gilani at Mohali


March 30th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar. 30 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, hosted dinner for his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani midway through the high-voltage India-Pakistan World Cup semi final clash at Mohali ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh’s dinner for Gilani to start shortly


March 30th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar. 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's dinner for his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani is expected to start shortly.The dishes to be served at Wednesday's dinner to be ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Gilani Mohali dinner to include spicy fare


March 30th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Mar. 30 (ANI): The dishes to be served at Wednesday's dinner to be held mid-way through the World Cup semi-final match between India and Pakistan is likely to include some ... Read more...

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Ancient 8-foot sea scorpions not as frightening as previously thought


January 3rd, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): Huge ancient sea scorpions, believed to be terrors of the seas 470 million to 370 million years ago, long before the dinosaurs appeared, might actually have been timid ... Read more...

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Escalating prices of veggies make the common man sigh


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) When Kamala Devi moved to Delhi from Bihar 10 years back, hoping for a better life, she never thought that some day she would think of going ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole’s Blood Group Diet Slammed by Health Experts


December 16th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Twenty seven year old Cheryl Cole made headlines when she shared the reason for her thin frame was the so called 'Blood Group Diet' in which members choose ... Read more...

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Thanksgiving Options For Those Who Prefer Vegetarian Food


November 24th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thanksgiving is the time for reunion with family members and friends and it is also the time for some mouthwatering and tasty dishes. However, the mention ... Read more...

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Centre drafting new law to guarantee food security: Sonia Gandhi


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.2 (ANI): The Central Government is drafting a new law that will guarantee food security to a majority of the population, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said on Tuesday.Addressing party ... Read more...

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Boiled eggs, bananas in student meals (Lead)


September 17th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 17 (IANS) Boiled eggs and bananas will now be provided to Tamil Nadu school students during midday meals on all working days a week, it was announced Friday. Chief Minister M. ... Read more...

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New method uses tooth fossil chips to determine what our ancestors ate


September 17th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Ever wondered our early mammalian ancestors were vegetarians, vegans or omnivores? Well, a new method that measures the size of chips in tooth fossils can now reveal the ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga Speaks About Her VMA Outfit In “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”


September 14th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stars shined down at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles last Sunday as it was the much anticipated MTV Video Music Awards 2010. The "Bad Romance" ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga sparks outrage by wearing raw meat outfit to MTV Awards


September 14th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): Lady Gaga has once again raised eyebrows by wearing an outfit made of raw meat to the MTV Video Music Awards.The 24-year-old 'Bad Romance' singer wore a dress, ... Read more...

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Is your dog ‘just a pet’ or family?


July 20th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 20 (ANI): A new research claims that the relationship between a dog owner and his or her dog falls under three categories.According to Stuff.co.nz, the humanist relationship is where your ... Read more...

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Olivia Wilde Voted As The World’s Sexiest Vegetarian


July 3rd, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Hollywood actress Olivia Wilde has been voted and named as the World's Sexiest Vegetarian by officials at People For Ethical Treatment For Animals (PETA) in ... Read more...

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Vampires not bloodsucking monsters, but sexy and kind creatures


June 30th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 30 (ANI): Vampires are no more scary and evil bloodsucking creatures, but are sexy - even kind hearted, so says a researcher.Massey University Albany School of Management lecturer Andrew Cardow ... Read more...

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Lettuce Recall Announced In 23 States Of The USA


May 8th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Ohio, May 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The vegetarians in the USA who prefer savoring on lettuce have hard days ahead of them. Manufacturers like Freshway Foods and Imperial Sysco have issued ... Read more...

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India again seeks access to jailed diamond traders in China


April 3rd, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) India Saturday said it has sought another round of consular access to 21 Indians lodged in Chinese prisons for smuggling diamonds and requested China to allow them ... Read more...

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