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Lukewarm response to Team Anna fast on Day Four


July 28th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Day Four of Team Anna's indefinite fast against corruption at Jantar Mantar here got off to a slow start Saturday with thin crowds and ... Read more...

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Women find men with smouldering eyes ’shifty’


May 13th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) The smouldering, half-closed "bedroom eyes" may have promoted George Clooney and Antonio Banderas' movie careers, but if you try it, you would appear sleazy and shifty-eyed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Half of Britain’s young black men unemployed


March 11th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) More than half of young black men in Britain wanting work are unemployed and are twice as likely to be jobless as their white counterparts, according ... Read more...

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White men find Asian women more attractive: Study


February 11th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Human beings find more attractive the faces of races other than theirs. White men preferred Asian women, while white women tend to go for black males, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Today is the anniversary of the Tulsa race riot


May 31st, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tulsa, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today- 31st of May 2011- is the 90th anniversary of the Tulsa race riot that left at least 300 black Americans dead. The riot is one of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Overweight people really are big-boned


March 23rd, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): A new study from North Carolina State University have found that the weight of a person may have an effect on that person's bones.One of the blind spots ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Military advisory committee to urge Obama to allow women to serve on front-line


January 16th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): A military advisory committee is urging US President Barack Obama and the Congress to allow women to serve on the front-line.According to The New York Daily ... Read more...

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No gender discrimination at workplace? Not true!


January 8th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): Researchers have said that even in today's times, gender discrimination at workplace is still very much alive and kicking.Men and women in jobs that are generally associated with ... Read more...

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Wesley Snipes begins 3-yr prison term for tax evasion


December 10th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Actor Wesley Snipes will begin serving his three-year sentence for tax evasion at a federal prison in the US state of Pennsylvania.Snipes arrived shortly before a 1700 GMT ... Read more...

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People in jobs usually held by other sex ‘more likely to get in trouble for mistakes’


December 8th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): A new study, which examined perceptions of people in high-powered jobs, has found that they are likely to be judged more harshly for mistakes if they are in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Asian-American men ‘paid less than whites’


December 8th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that U.S. employers don't pay Asian-American men as much as they pay equally qualified white men.Researchers at the University of Kansas analysed ... Read more...

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Kanye West Sympathizes With George Bush


November 6th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kanye West is definitely empathizing with George Bush, the erstwhile President who had been accused of racism in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina.  West was speaking to ... Read more...

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What stuff white people really like - Golfing, Harley Davidson and Ghostbusters


September 11th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): Golfing, Harley Davidson and Ghostbusters - these are the things white people really like, according to dating website OkCupid.While the popular blog (and now book) 'Stuff White ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Most users of online dating sites fib about age, height and weight


August 30th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 30 (ANI): When it comes to online dating, netizens fib about their age, height and income, revealed a survey.Social scientists who have studied data collected by matchmaking sites in ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Lack of vitamin D linked to metabolic syndrome in elderly people


July 2nd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): A new study has linked lack of vitamin D to metabolic syndrome in elderly people."Because the metabolic syndrome increases the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease, an adequate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why brown-eyed men appear more dominant than blue-eyed counterparts


June 19th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Faces of brown-eyed white men make them appear more dominant than their blue-eyed counterparts even when the former's eye colour is changed, a new Czech study reveals.For ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Men shy away from routine medical check-ups: US study


June 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): According to new statistics, only 57 percent U.S. men attend routine medical check-ups.Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality revealed that against the low number of men, nearly 74 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UK’s first female Muslim minister says quotas for minority candidates has passed


June 13th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): Britain's first female Muslim cabinet minister, Baroness Warsi, has suggested the time for "quotas" for candidates from minority groups has passed.In an interview to The Times, 39-year-old Warsi ... Read more...

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Legendary Jazz Singer Lena Horne Dies At 92


May 10th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary jazz singer Lena Horne breathed her last on Sunday. The singer who is not only known for her sensuous voice but also for her beauty ... Read more...

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Human brain recognizes and reacts to different races


April 27th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 27 (IANS) The human brain reacts differently when dealing with people of another race, says a new study. This research, conducted by scientists at the University of Toronto (U of ... Read more...

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Human brain reacts differently to different races


April 27th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): When dealing with people outside of one's own race, the human brain fires differently, a new study has found.The research out of the University of Toronto Scarborough explored ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Victoria Police leaves 60-year-old Indian man alone to fight 25 racist thugs


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 2 (ANI): A 60-year-old Indian-origin man living in Australia was left alone to fight a gang of 25 drunken racists for a terrifying 2 1/2 hours to prevent them from ... Read more...

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Does Avatar Send A Racist Message?


January 12th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Avatar, the smash hit of the year written and the magnum opus from James Cameron's stable, is now criticized by many for sending a racist message. ... Read more...

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Obama signs law extending hate crimes to sexual orientation, gender


October 29th, 2009 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 29 (DPA) US President Barack Obama signed legislation Wednesday that extends existing hate crimes laws to attacks motivated by gender, sexual orientation or disabilities. The legislation, which had stalled in ... Read more...

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Indian men living in UK ‘more prone to alcohol-related problems’


October 21st, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Experts have raised concerns over the alcohol use in Indian men living in the UK.Although men born in India reportedly drank less than the general UK population, they ... Read more...

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Men ‘at almost 3-fold noise-induced hearing loss risk’


October 6th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Men, especially those who are married, are at an increased risk than women of developing noise-induced hearing loss, says a new study.The research has been presented at the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Weight gain in adulthood linked to prostate cancer risk


September 12th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 12 (ANI): Body size and weight gain in younger and older adulthood may help weigh a man's proneness to prostate cancer, according to a study by researchers at the University ... Read more...

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White men get more job opportunities than women, minorities


August 18th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 18 (ANI): Researchers at North Carolina State University have found that white men receive significantly more tips about job opportunities than women and racial minorities, especially among people in upper ... Read more...

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Gene variation behind problem behaviours in adults with developmental disabilities unveiled


July 22nd, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A new piece of research suggests that a common variation of the gene involved in regulating serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain may be the reason behind problem ... Read more...

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Nick Cannon accuses Eminem of ‘racial bigotry’ after Carey rap


May 11th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): American actor Nick Cannon has accused rapper Eminem, real name Marshall Mathers III, of "racial bigotry" after the latter made a derogatory new track mentioning Mariah Carey.Cannon, ... Read more...

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BBC’s black Friar Tuck irks historians


March 28th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): The English folk law has been reshaped - courtesy BBC. In its new series, Robin Hood has been armed with black warrior Friar Tuck - a change which ... Read more...

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Workplace discrimination increases during economic crisis


March 4th, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): American researchers at George Mason University say that workplace discrimination can increase in times of economic turmoil, as employees then feel threatened by outside factors like finances. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Scottish imams to help police keep young Muslims away from gangs


February 15th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, Feb.15 (ANI): Several Islamic clerics will join police and youth workers in an innovative new scheme to wean young Muslims away from trouble. According to The Scotsman, the imams, most of ... Read more...

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Palin, Obama to share stage at dinner for Washington elite


January 30th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.30 (ANI): Alaska Governor and former Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin and President Barack Obama will share a stage together this Saturday night in Washington, Politico has learned. Palin will ... Read more...

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US tested mustard gas on its own soldiers during WWII


January 14th, 2009 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 14 (IANS) Americans tested mustard gas on thousands of their own soldiers during World War II to know which race was more vulnerable to it, according to a Canadian historian.Susan ... Read more...

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