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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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Asthmatic children more likely to be bullied


September 3rd, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) British scientists have uncovered several factors, which include physical inactivity and sadness that could explain why children with asthma or any chronic medical condition are more ... Read more...

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Birds recognize human faces, voices


June 25th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Some birds are able to identify their human friends by recognizing their faces and voices, which is the key to their ability to survive, says a ... Read more...

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I feel amazing, says George Michael after recovering


December 27th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Singer George Michael says he is feeling amazing after battling a severe bout of pneumonia and thanked doctors and nurses in Vienna, Austria, where he was ... Read more...

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George Michael cancels all tour dates


November 27th, 2011 - 3:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) Singer George Michael has cancelled the remaining dates of his 2011 tour as he battles pneumonia, says representative.The "Faith" hitmaker, 48, was hospitalised in Vienna, Austria ... Read more...

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George Michael responding to treatment


November 25th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Singer George Michael, suffering from pneumonia, is making good progress and responding well to the treatment, says a friend.The 48-year-old singer, who is currently on his ... Read more...

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George Michael down with pneumonia, cancels concerts


November 24th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Singer George Michael has been forced to cancel a number of concert dates after being diagnosed with pneumonia.The 48-year-old was hospitalised Monday in Vienna, Austria, and ... Read more...

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11 Comtel Air officials booked in Amritsar


November 23rd, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Nov 23 (IANS) Controversial private airline Comtel Air, which recently asked passengers to pay nearly 23,000 pounds mid-air to complete their journey from Amritsar to Birmingham in England, ... Read more...

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Iran should clarify outstanding nuclear issues : IAEA


November 18th, 2011 - 5:55 am ICT by IANS
Vienna (Austria), Nov 18 (IANS) Iran should clarify outstanding issues concerning some aspects of the country's nuclear programme suspected of involving nuclear weapon-related technologies, said Yukiya Amano, head of the ... Read more...

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IAEA team to review nuclear crisis in Japan


May 17th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by BNO News
VIENNA, AUSTRIA (BNO NEWS) -- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Tuesday announced that it will dispatch an international expert fact-finding mission to Japan to review the country's nuclear crisis.Almost 20 ... Read more...

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Sensors to detect nuclear blasts could also hear tsunamis, quakes


March 12th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): The Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty Organization monitoring centre in Vienna, Austria, spotted yesterday's Japanese quake.It also alerted Indonesia and other governments to the quake off Sumatra that caused ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Medicines containing narcotic drugs misused in South Asia’


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) South Asia has become one of the main regions used by drug traffickers to obtain chemicals needed for the illicit manufacture of stimulants ephedrine ... Read more...

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News on blogs spreads ‘just like earthquakes’


February 16th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A new study has found that the manner in which news spreads through online blogs is very similar to the statistical behaviour of earthquakes.Researchers at Medical University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bestattung Wien Undertakers To Keep Headquarters Warm With Crematorium Heat


January 15th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) However odd it may appear to be for many of us, Bestattung Wien, an undertaker company in Vienna, Austria says that their idea to warm their ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Couple romp on Tube train is an Internet rage


December 10th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): The latest internet sensation is a steamy mobile phone footage of a randy couple having sex on a Tube train in front of cheering passengers.The sizzling movie - ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Kazak President Nazarbayev for highlighting “religious tolerance” at OSCE summit


December 4th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (ANI), Dec 4 (ANI): Hindus have praised Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev's reported suggestion to Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) to add religious tolerance to its key dimensions.Currently OSCE's ... Read more...

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Could red wine treat diabetes?


November 20th, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that red wine is packed with anti-diabetic compounds - so does that mean it could be a potential source of treatment?Alois Jungbauer and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India signs convention in Vienna to facilitate global nuke commerce


October 28th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Vienna, Oct. 28 (ANI): India has signed the Convention on Supplementary Compensation (CSC) at the headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna, Austria, which will allow it ... Read more...

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Back up for human brain possible within two decades


October 21st, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) Back-up for the human brain, including its entire memory, will be possible within the next two decades. Award-winning scientist Raymond Kurzweil, 62, told 500 guests at a sponsored ... Read more...

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In 20 yrs, ‘human brain and memory backup might be stored on hard disk!’


October 21st, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): A top scientist has claimed that in the next two decades, people will be able to back up the human brain including all of the memories.Award-winning Raymond Kurzweil, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vienna man confessed to raping cellar girl before killing himself


August 31st, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): The man, who imprisoned a ten-year-old schoolgirl for eight-years in a cellar, is said to have confessed to raping her hours before he killed himself.Wolfgang Priklopil, who had ... Read more...

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World leaders lack will to treat HIV/AIDS victims: S. Africa deputy president


July 19th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna (Austria), July 19 (ANI):World leaders lack the political will to ensure that everyone infected with HIV and Aids gets treatment, said South Africa's Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe in Vienna on Sunday."I ... Read more...

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Priority is to up collaborative TB-HIV activities


July 19th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant – CNSThere is convincing evidence that scaling up collaborative TB-HIV activities, improve TB and HIV programme performances. β€œIn 2008, there were an estimated 9.4 million incident TB cases globally, ... Read more...

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A childhood free from tuberculosis (TB)


July 17th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by admin
By Shobha Shukla - CNSTuberculosis (TB) is a major killer of children in poor countries. Over 250,000 children develop TB and every one minute two children die of TB worldwide. It has ... Read more...

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Why walking flat-footed hurts habitual high-heel wearers


July 16th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): One would think wearing a pair of high-heeled Jimmy Choos was painful for your ankles, but many a time, habitual stiletto wearers feel discomfort while walking flat footed.In ... Read more...

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HIV+ woman commits suicide: Will XVIII IAC address stigma?


July 15th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant, Citizen News Service (CNS)Just a week before the world's largest AIDS Conference opens in Vienna, Austria, yet another woman has committed suicide on being told of her HIV positive ... Read more...

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Red Ribbon Express: On track to good health


July 15th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
By Anjali Singh - Citizen News Service (CNS)It's called the express of hope. After completing a successful run through 100 districts in the state of Tamil Nadu educating and sensitizing over ... Read more...

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Earth’s magnetic field is 3.45 billion years old


May 5th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Scientists in the U.S. have discovered that Earth's magnetic field, which protects all life on the planet, is 3.45 billion years old.The evidence is seen in tiny iron ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India expresses concern over opium cultivation in neighbouring countries


March 12th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna (Austria), Mar 12(ANI): India has expressed concern that more than 90 percent of the world's opium production is taking place in its neighbourhood.Taking part in the 53rd session of the ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: Christoph Waltz - Best Supporting Actor Inglourious Basterds


March 8th, 2010 - 9:26 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Los Angeles, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christoph Waltz has won the Best Supporting Actor Award for his role in the Quentin Tarantino film, "Inglourious Basterds."Christoph Waltz was born in Vienna Austria. ... Read more...

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IAEA can’t confirm Iran nuke program is peaceful


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna (Austria), Mar. 2 (ANI): The UN nuclear watchdog, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has said it can't guarantee that the Iran nuclear program is exclusively for peaceful purposes.Citing insufficient cooperation from ... Read more...

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Iran to increase enriched uranium production by 20 percent


February 9th, 2010 - 4:31 am ICT by BNO News
VIENNA, AUSTRIA (BNO NEWS) – Iran on Monday informed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that it would increase its enriched uranium production to up to 20 percent, compacting further international tension.The ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

PajamaJeans the latest comfort fad in New York


February 8th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, February 8 (ANI): New Yorkers are stretching in delight with a new clothing hybrid that looks like jeans but feels like pajamas.Appropriately named, PajamaJeans are the result of cotton and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Fish oil ‘can help fight psychosis’


February 2nd, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Fish oil supplements can help prevent full-blown psychotic illness in individuals at extremely high risk of developing psychosis, claims a new study.The study has been published in the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Incredible India campaign to hit domestic market soon


December 3rd, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The Incredible India campaign, which showcases major holiday destinations and has won international awards, will now be promoted in the domestic market too. "The Incredible India commercial, which ... Read more...

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