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Men not risk-averse in front of kids


April 18th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) Unlike women, men don't curb certain risk-taking behaviours even in the presence of kids, says a new psychology study. Women may be more cautious when they ... Read more...

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Ricky Gervais’ “Life’s Too Short” premieres


February 20th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ricky Gervais’ Life’s Too Short was premiered last Sunday. The show which features Liam Neeson and Warwick David alongside the British comedian has the potential to become ... Read more...

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Confidence boosts women’s parking skills


December 6th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Spatial skills, which include parking and map-reading, could come more easily to a woman who is being made to feel good about herself, researchers say. Previous ... Read more...

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Kids thought Will married ’stranger’, had Peppa Pig cake


April 30th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Children all over Britain have no idea who Prince William is. On the day of his wedding, many thought he would be having "peppa pig ... Read more...

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Jade Goody’s cancer fight boosts screenings among women


September 29th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 29 (ANI): Late reality star Jade Goody's public battle with cervical cancer has led to a dramatic rise in the number of women going for screenings.Experts at Warwick Medical ... Read more...

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Short sleepers ‘at higher risk diabetes, heart disease’


September 8th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 08 (ANI): A new research has suggested that people who sleep less than six hours a night may be three times more likely to develop a condition which leads to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World’s most ‘erotic’ and expensive bed priced at $86K set to hit stores!


August 24th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 24 (ANI): The world's most expensive and erotic bed priced at 86,000 dollars is set to hit the stores in the UK.The bed, named 'Indecent Bed' by its American ... Read more...

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Nigel Lythgoe Returns As ‘American Idol’ Executive Producer


August 6th, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the official ‘American Idol’ website, Nigel Lythgoe will be returning to the show as executive producer to join Simon Fuller, Cecile Frot-Coutaz, and Ken Warwick on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Why some plants flower in spring while others in summer


June 30th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Scientists have found out that why some plants flower in spring/autumn and some in summer.A team of researchers from Warwick have isolated a gene responsible for regulating the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Briton killed wife for overcooked dinner


May 20th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) A Briton killed his wife with a single punch after she threw plates at him for complaining about overcooked dinner, a court was told. Jonathan Wicks, 48, punched wife ... Read more...

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Leading Middle East CEOs confident of region’s recovery


April 12th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 12 (IANS/WAM) The Middle East's leading CEOs are confident that the region is moving toward economic recovery, according to the PricewaterhouseCoopers 13th Annual Global CEO Survey. More than 80 percent ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rhode Island man pleads guilty to bank robbery


April 8th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by BNO News
PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND (BNO NEWS) – A Rhode Island man pleads guilty to robbing a bank, prosecutors said Thursday.Anthony Miller, 22, of Providence, Rhode Island, entered the Warwick Avenue branch of the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

American Idol contestant Crystal Bowersox back from the hospital


March 4th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the judges and the other contestants of the popular musical reality show American Idol got a shock, when Crystal Bowersox became ill and even ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Oz filmmaker fears iconic Southern Cross becoming symbol of racism


January 20th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.20 (ANI): The filmmaker, who has been chosen as the Northern Territory's nomination for Australian of the Year, wants people to spend Australia Day reflecting on the symbolic significance of the ... Read more...

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RJ gatecrashes Prince William’s barbecue


January 19th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Prince William's barbecue was gatecrashed by a DJ who roamed around the premises with a loaf as he kept broadcasting his radio show.DJ Warwick Slow carried on ... Read more...

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Captain Dhoni earns a rare distinction (Statistical Highlights)


December 6th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Sunday became the second captain in the 132-year history of Test cricket not to have lost a Test match in his first ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Psychotherapy may be an effective way to boost happiness


November 21st, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 21 (IANS) Psychotherapy could be 32 times more cost effective at making you happy than simply obtaining more money, according to a new study. The research has obvious implications for large ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Too much selenium can increase cholesterol levels


November 13th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) Taking excess of selenium, an essential mineral, in your diet can increase your cholesterol by almost 10 percent. Selenium is a trace mineral with anti-oxidant properties. The body naturally ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Half of cot deaths ‘happen while co-sleeping’


October 14th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): More than half of sudden unexplained infant deaths happen while the baby is in bed or on a sofa with a parent, a new study suggests.The research has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Smoking during pregnancy is risky for kids


October 1st, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) Mothers who smoke during pregnancy put their kids at greater risk of developing psychotic symptoms in their teens. Researchers observed a 'dose-response effect', meaning that the risk of psychotic ... Read more...

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The ‘miracle’ boy who died 18 times celebrates his first b’day


August 13th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 13 (ANI): A Brit baby boy has defied all odds after he died 18 times and lived to celebrate his first birthday.Baby Warwick had been born with extreme complications, and ... Read more...

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Perseid meteor shower view at CCRI


August 12th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 12 (IBNS) A new 16-inch telescope has been housed in the Margaret M. Jacoby Observatory at CCRI's Knight Campus in Warwick by assistant Professor Brendan Britton to view ... Read more...

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Saucy 60s postcards to raise thousands at auction


August 12th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): A set of 25 original saucy paintings, which were turned into politically incorrect postcards, is expected to fetch thousands at an auction.Measuring just over 10in by 7in, the ... Read more...

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Patel c Patel b Patel


August 5th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) The scorers didn't have a problem keeping up with the names: it was Patel, followed by Patel, followed by more Patels. In fact, all eleven cricketers playing for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Buick Open: Bidding Adieu To The Prestigious Tournament?


July 31st, 2009 - 12:59 am ICT by GD
It is still not clear whether golfer Tiger Woods is actually bidding goodbye or will he be bumping in as a surprise visit to an old friend, until the fate of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New protein stabilisation technique may revolutionize therapeutic drug discovery


June 26th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Scientists have devised a new protein stabilisation technique that may lead to 30 per cent more proteins being available as potential targets for drug development, and thus open ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oxford named top university for eighth consecutive year


June 3rd, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 3 (ANI): The latest Times Good University Guide has named Oxford as Britain's leading university for the eighth successive year, but there are big changes in individual subjects.According to The ... Read more...

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Economists tot up cost of possible pandemic


April 27th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 27 (DPA) Even a mild influenza pandemic could cost 1.4 million lives and $330 billion in lost production worldwide, Australian economists have estimated. At the other end of the scale, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Soon, a virtual reality device that lets you see, hear, smell, taste and touch


March 5th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Scientists are developing a virtual reality device that stimulates simultaneously all five senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and, touch, with a high degree of realism.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

China to get 710 million dollar loan from World Bank for quake recovery


February 13th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington/Beijing, Feb.13 (ANI): China is to receive 710 million US dollars from the World Bank as a loan to help rebuild its earthquake-hit areas. According to reports, the loan will be used ... Read more...

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Single cigarette causes PS6million of damage to stately home!


January 9th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): A discarded cigarette caused a blaze leading to 6 million pounds of damage to a stately home.An official report has accused a plumber for dropping the cigarette ... Read more...

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UK universities heavily reliant on foreign student fees


June 25th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): Britain's universities are becoming increasingly over-reliant on fees from overseas students, a standards watchdog has warned. Peter Williams, head of the Quality Assurance Agency, which monitors standards in ... Read more...

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Oxford top British university: Times Guide


June 19th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Oxford tops the chart of best British universities, marginally bettering Cambridge, thanks to better spending on students' facilities, according to a guide published Thursday. Nearly 20,000 Indian students ... Read more...

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Not enough sleep linked to increased obesity risk globally


May 2nd, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 2 (ANI): No matter which part of the world you live in, if you dont get enough of sleep, theres a fair chance you are going to put on ... Read more...

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