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Remains of medieval British monarch unearthed?


September 12th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Archaeologists have unearthed a skeleton which they believe could be the remains of King Richard III, a medieval monarch, The Independent reported.The skeleton was exhumed from ... Read more...

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Dinosaur herd migrated over huge distances


October 27th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) A herd of dinosaurs that lived 145 million years ago migrated huge distances to find food, a study says.Herds of Camarasaurus, a long-necked herbivore known as ... Read more...

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Blame backbone fractures on evolution, not osteoporosis


October 20th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) People blame osteoporosis for backbone fractures but the real villian is likely to be the spine or vertebrae, which evolved to absorb the pounding of upright ... Read more...

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Spinal ozone jab can relieve back pain


May 17th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) A shot of ozone, a form of oxygen found naturally in the atmosphere where it shields us from the sun's harmful ultraviolet rays, could relieve your ... Read more...

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Spidey musical opening delayed for third time


January 14th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For the third time, the opening night of Broadway production of “Spiderman: Turn off the Dark” has been delayed. The production has been hit with ... Read more...

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India’s heavy rocket broke up when connectors snapped: ISRO (Lead)


December 31st, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Chennai, Dec 31 (IANS) India's heavy rocket broke up midair on Christmas day when onboard connectors that transmit signals snapped inadvertently, the space agency said Friday."The inadvertent snapping of 10 connectors ... Read more...

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Anorexic French model Isabelle Caro dies at the age of 28


December 30th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): Isabelle Caro, the French actress and model who publicly talked about her almost life-long battle with anorexia, passed away last month. She was 28.Caro died on Nov. 17 ... Read more...

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Snappping of connectors caused launch failure: Scientist


December 29th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Dec 29 (IANS) The snapping of around 10 connectors between the second and third stage of the Indian rocket GSLV led to the failure of the communication satellite ... Read more...

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Bad back? Now, you can ‘grow’ a new spine!


November 30th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Suffering from chronic back pain? Worry not, for you can now 'grow' a new spine, thanks to a revolutionary treatment.Damaged discs, common among older people, occur when the ... Read more...

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Stem cells can ease lower back pain without surgery


November 29th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) Stem cells can replace surgical procedures for treating lower back pain, researchers say.The condition is common among older people and may be caused by degeneration of the discs ... Read more...

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African lizard fossil liked to modern-day Komodo dragon in Indonesia


November 19th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new research has found a mysterious link between the bones of ancient lizards found in Africa and the biggest, baddest modern-day lizard of them all, the Komodo ... Read more...

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T Rex was able to outpace any prey due to its strong tail: Study


November 17th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A new research has concluded that apart from being the largest predator ever to walk the Earth, Tyrannosaurus Rex was the fastest.The study dismisses suggestions that the dinosaur ... Read more...

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T. rex’s powerful long tail was its key to speed and hunting prowess


November 16th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A graduate student at the University of Alberta has found that Tyrannosaurus rex's powerful tail muscles made the giant carnivore one of the fastest moving hunters of its ... Read more...

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Nigerian athletes go gaga over Indian medical services


October 23rd, 2010 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Gurgaon, Oct 23 (IANS) Nigerian athletes Helen Okus and Amas Daniel are going home with much more than just memories of the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG). Both had to undergo ... Read more...

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Rutgers Player Eric LeGrand Paralyzed Below His Neck


October 18th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand had a sudden injury below his neck, that resulted in the paralysis of that part of his body. This happened after ... Read more...

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3-million-year-old whale found at San Diego Zoo


September 20th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 20 (ANI): Construction workers at the San Diego Zoo have apparently found a three-million-year-old whale at the site.The workmen constructing a storm water equalization tank were using an excavator ... Read more...

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World’s first humpback dinosaur discovered


September 9th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 8 (DPA) Spanish scientists said Wednesday they have discovered the world's first humpback dinosaur. A well-preserved skeleton of the six-metre-long carnivorous dinosaur, which has been named Concavenator corcovatus, was discovered ... Read more...

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Kangna at Lawman press conference


September 1st, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Lawman Pg3 launches "VERTEBRAE' – A WORLD WIDE PATENTED DESIGNER JEANS and announces India's Fashion Diva and Bollywood Star KANGNA RANAUT as their BRAND ICONKewal Kiran ... Read more...

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Musician Charles Haddon killed himself “fearing he had crippled a fan”


August 24th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 24 (ANI): Pop singer Charles Haddon committed suicide fearing that he had crippled a fan during a stage-dive, it has emerged.Haddon, lead singer of British band Ou Est Le Swimming ... Read more...

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Former NFL star Jack Tatum dies at 61


July 28th, 2010 - 4:59 am ICT by BNO News
COLUMBUS, OHIO (BNO NEWS) -- Former NFL All-Pro safety for the Oakland Raiders Jack Tatum, remembered for his hard-hitting playing style, died Tuesday, local media reported.Tatum, 61, nicknamed the "Assassin," passed away ... Read more...

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Prehistoric whale skeletons found in Egypt


July 10th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 10 (IANS) Many skeletons of prehistoric whales have been discovered in a valley in Egypt, and officials Saturday said it might be an entirely unknown species. A complete skull, two jaws, ... Read more...

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Dinosaur fossils unearthed in Oz school’s veggie patch


May 31st, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 31 (ANI): Dinosaur fossils have been found in a veggie patch at a school in Queensland, Australia.Raymond Hodgson, a class 10 student, and groundsman Ben Smith discovered the remains, while ... Read more...

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Karadzic’s death squad told me to dig my grave: Muslim survivor


April 14th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
The Hague (The Netherlands), Apr. 14 (ANI): A Bosnian Muslim has claimed that former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic's death squad had ordered him to dig his own grave.Karadzic, who is defending ... Read more...

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Heavy backpacks can lead to spinal strain in children


January 28th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 28 (ANI): Children who carry heavy backpacks can suffer from spinal strain and increased back pain, a new study claims.According to Dr. Timothy Neuschwander of University of California, San Diego, ... Read more...

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Third operation on Brazilian boy jabbed with needles


December 30th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 30 (IANS/EFE) A two-year-old Brazilian boy is recovering after a third operation to remove sewing needles that his stepfather has confessed to inserting into his body, doctors said. The ... Read more...

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Source of nonallergic itch found


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Remember that itching sensation that refused to go no matter how much you scratched it? Well, sensory scientists from Johns Hopkins have now discovered in mice a molecular ... Read more...

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Argentines find dinosaur bones


December 15th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Dec 15 (EFE) A group of Argentine experts has discovered a new deposit of dinosaur fossils, some 130 million-years-old, in the southern province of Neuquen. The find was made in the ... Read more...

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Rivers Cuomo Of Weezer Suffers Internal Damages Due To Bus Crash


December 7th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Glen, New York, Dec 07, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a report that was posted on the highly acclaimed rock band Weezer's official website, Rivers Cuomo, the front man of the ... Read more...

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Dinosaur footprints found in New Zealand


November 15th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hamilton (New Zealand), Nov 15 (IANS) Seventy million-year-old dinosaur footprints have been found in New Zealand, a geologist said. The footprints were found in the South Island region of Nelson - the first ... Read more...

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US deacon’s back gets cured after prayer to Cardinal!


November 10th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): It has emerged that a US clergyman, who was suffering from a crippling spinal condition, was cured after he prayed to a 19th Century Birmingham theologian.Deacon Jack Sullivan, ... Read more...

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‘Tinosaur’ Found In Colorado Goes On Display In LA


October 23rd, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In 1970s the fossils of a dinosaur was excavated in Colorado. They were kept in Los Angeles. Now these fossils have been studied and declared to ... Read more...

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Tiniest dino yet found in North America weighed less than a teacup Chihuahua


October 22nd, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 22 (ANI): A new study has led to the identification of the tiniest dinosaur in North America yet found, which weighed less than a teacup Chihuahua.According to a report ... Read more...

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Back injury could end Phil Collins’ drumming career


September 11th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 11 (ANI): Genesis drummer Phil Collins may be forced to quit drumming after a back injury.The 58-year-old had suffered back injury during the last Genesis tour, in 2007, and had ... Read more...

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Quick healing of bones may have offset consequences of dinos’ large size


June 13th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): A new study has suggested that humungous dinosaurs may have offset the consequences of being so large by quick healing of their bones.The study used high-resolution computed tomography ... Read more...

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Bone find in Britain shows evidence of early amputations in 19th century


May 2nd, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has determined that bones found at a former hospital in Worcestershire, UK, show evidence of early amputations and other medical research in the 19th ... Read more...

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