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Iced coffees are as fattening as a steak meal

July 27, 2009 10:31:44 am

An expert says that some of these cold coffees have more calories than a steak and chips dinner.

World’s top 5 nude events

July 24, 2009 6:25:01 pm

If biking or swimming in the nude is your thing,apparently you are not alone.

No compromise on flu vaccine safety: WHO

July 24, 2009 5:16:51 pm

The World Health Organization’s flu chief says there must be no doubt over the safety of swine flu vaccines before they are given to the public.

How kissing boosts sexual satisfaction

July 24, 2009 4:14:41 pm

When it comes to sexual satisfaction,kissing may be the perfect way to begin with.

Meet the man who is allergic to Wi-Fi

July 24, 2009 4:11:21 pm

Allergies to dust,pollen and fruits are quite common,but a British man has a unique type of sensitivity—allergy to Wi-Fi Internet.

Scientists find new way to fix a broken heart

July 24, 2009 12:48:32 pm

A new way to mend damage to the heart has been found by scientists.

Scientists find new way to fix a broken heart

July 24, 2009 12:31:15 pm

The boffins have devised a method to coax heart muscle cells into re-entering the cell cycle,allowing the differentiated adult cells to divide and regenerate healthy heart tissue after a heart attack.

Two more Pune schools closed after detection of Swine flu

July 24, 2009 11:39:31 am

Two schools were closed for a week after one student in each was found infected with swine flu virus.

Multi-crore illicit drugs industry thriving in India

July 24, 2009 11:20:53 am

Watch out! The next time you buy your baby a cough syrup or get yourself any medication.

Britain reports 100,000 new swine flu cases in week

July 23, 2009 9:16:00 pm

An estimated 100,000 new cases of swine flu have been recorded over the last week in England,the Department of Health on Thursday said.

Artificial brain ‘could be built within a decade’

July 23, 2009 1:40:27 pm

A leading scientist has claimed that an artificial brain could be built within a decade.

It’s official: active kids sleep better

July 23, 2009 1:36:28 pm

A new study has confirmed what many parents already knew – running around in the day means your child may fall asleep faster at night.

Novel ideas to beat traffic woes

July 23, 2009 11:39:55 am

Worsening traffic is making travelling by car an increasingly frustrating and unpleasant experience.

Flowers’ smell really can soothe stress

July 23, 2009 10:56:48 am

A new study has revealed that inhaling certain fragrances alter gene activity and blood chemistry in ways that can reduce stress levels.

Swine flu vaccine could be available within weeks

July 22, 2009 1:02:38 pm

A vaccine for swine flu could be available within weeks,claims an Australian bio-pharmaceutical company.

Australia starts 1st swine flu vaccine trials

July 22, 2009 12:34:08 pm

The world's first human trials of a swine flu vaccine have begun in Australia,with the aim of controlling the virus that has so far killed more than 700 worldwide.

322 swine flu cases reported in India,says Health Minister

July 22, 2009 12:19:31 pm

As many as 322 swine flu cases have been reported in the country so far,Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said.

Mums really do favour ”precious first borns”

July 22, 2009 12:10:35 pm

Parents,especially mothers,favour their ''precious first borns'' (PFBs) over the children they have later,concludes a new study.

Global swine flu death toll now over 700: WHO

July 22, 2009 12:00:54 pm

H1N1 swine flu has claimed lives of more than 700 people across the globe,the World Health Organization (WHO) has said.

Parents can do more to teach kids finance: Survey

July 22, 2009 11:49:14 am

Times may be hard,but parents are not doing enough to teach their kids the value of money these days,according to a new survey.

A new tomato gene that ‘paves the way for future fruits’

July 22, 2009 10:26:13 am

In a scientific breakthrough,scientists have discovered a gene in tomatoes which they claim can be "knocked-out" to produce sweeter fruits and vegetables of the future.

Two girl students test positive for swine flu in New Delhi

July 21, 2009 4:06:19 pm

Two new confirmed cases of swine flu were reported from a city school,taking the total number of students affected to 14.

Swine flu deaths mount in Central,South America

July 21, 2009 3:42:45 pm

The death toll from swine flu continued to mount throughout Central and South America,with Panama reporting its first fatality.

Prenatal air pollution exposure reduces kids’ IQs in later life

July 21, 2009 3:23:15 pm

Prenatal exposure to high levels of a common airborne pollutant compound can adversely affect a child's intelligence quotient or IQ,claims a new study.

Young men who stay with parents likely to be violent

July 21, 2009 11:45:47 am

Young men who stay with their parents are more violent than those who live on their own,a new study has found.