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Everything you need to know about Barnes High School: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Some women may be genetically susceptible to smoking-related hot flashes

May 3, 2012 at 3:34 PM

Washington, May 3 (ANI): Women who smoke and carry specific variations in the genes that impact their metabolism are at higher risk of developing hot flashes in comparison with smokers who do not carry these gene variants, researchers have found.

Now, bra that allows women to stash cellphones and other valuables

May 3, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Washington, May 3 (ANI): A small Seattle-based start-up has designed a novel bra dubbed 'JoeyBra', that has a side pocket for storing your debit card, ID and phone irrespective of bust size.

'Loss of biodiversity rivals climate change impact'

May 3, 2012 at 2:30 PM

Washington, May 3 (IANS) Loss of biodiversity seems to affect ecosystems as much as climate change, pollution and other major forms of environmental stress, says a new study.

Chinese president calls on China, U.S. to nourish friendship between people

May 3, 2012 at 12:46 PM

Beijing, May 3 (Xinhua-ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao on Thursday called on China and the United States to nourish friendship between the two peoples.

'Savdhan India' tries to analyse crime, sensitize people

May 2, 2012 at 5:38 PM

Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor Sushant Singh, who is co-anchoring crime-based show "Savdhan India" with Gaurav Chopra, describes it as an analytical programme trying to figure out why crime happens, the psychology behind it. The latter says it also cautions people.

UK school smashes world record for largest ever human Olympic rings

May 2, 2012 at 12:42 PM

London, May 2 (ANI): More than 2000 students and their teachers in Britain joined together in colourful clothing to form the world's largest ever human Olympic rings logo.

Dog faeces to be used to light street lamps

May 2, 2012 at 12:26 PM

London, May 2 (IANS) A 41-year-old former banker in Britain has come up with a pioneering scheme where he aims to collect four tonnes of dog waste every day across just one county and then process the faeces to light street lamps.

'Obese women receive lower starting salaries'

May 2, 2012 at 11:30 AM

Sydney, May 2 (IANS) Obese women are more likely to be discriminated against when applying for jobs and also receive lower starting salaries than their slim colleagues, an Australian study says.

British teachers to be paid for performance?

May 1, 2012 at 7:54 PM

London, May 1 (IANS) School teachers in Britain should be paid according to their performance in the classroom, British MPs have recommended.

Thrissur Pooram festivities begin

May 1, 2012 at 7:30 PM

Thrissur (Kerala), May 1 (IANS) Thrissur Pooram, one of Kerala's most famous festivals, began Tuesday morning as thousands of people gathered to witness the visual extravaganza.

New brain stimulation technology eases chronic migraine pain

May 1, 2012 at 5:06 PM

Washington, May 1 (ANI): A team of researchers have come out with a brain stimulation technology, which they claim could prevent migraine attacks from occurring.

Microsoft invests $30mln in Barnes and Noble's Nook e-reader

May 1, 2012 at 3:54 PM

Washington, May 1 (ANI): Software giant Microsoft has announced that it has invested 300 million dollars in American firm Barnes and Noble's e-reader and tablet business.

Chinese teen commits suicide over dress code

May 1, 2012 at 9:30 AM

Beijing, May 1 (IANS) A 14-year-old student who jumped to her death in China to protest her school's dress code has triggered an online debate among the netizens.

Obese girls show greater poise when happy with their shape

April 30, 2012 at 2:34 PM

Washington, April 30 (IANS) Young women who may be obese but are happy with their size or shape show greater levels of self-possession, which offsets any ridicule they are likely to face.

Akash among leaders in All India Open chess

April 29, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Mangalore, April 29 (IANS) Top seed Akash Thakur of Railways defeated Andhra Pradesh's C.H.Meghana to shared the lead with 3.0 points after the third round of the 1st UKCA Cup All India Open FIDE Rated chess tournament here Sunday.

No 'safe' or 'better' position for phone that makes texting behind wheel less dangerous

April 29, 2012 at 8:10 PM

Washington, April 29 (ANI): A new research led by high school students has revealed that texting while driving is unsafe regardless of where the phone is positioned.

Man unravels his past after finding own pic on missing persons site

April 28, 2012 at 5:54 PM

New York, Apr 28 (ANI): A man in US found out that he was kidnapped by his own mother after he found his picture on a missing persons website.

US High School claims record for having 16 sets of twins in same class

April 28, 2012 at 12:02 PM

Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): 32 students from Staples High School in Westport are looking forward to set a world record for being the largest throng of twins in one class.

Overweight teens 'with high body satisfaction are less depressed'

April 28, 2012 at 10:34 AM

Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Overweight young women who are happy with the size and shape of their bodies show higher levels of self-esteem, a new study has revealed.

Six Indian-Americans win fellowships

April 28, 2012 at 10:10 AM

Washington, April 28 (IANS) Six Indian Americans are among 30 immigrants and children of immigrants from 20 countries who have won 2012 Paul and Daisy Soros New American Fellowships to pursue advanced degrees.

Rhonda Byrne, Jeffrey Archer top authors this week (IANS Books)

April 28, 2012 at 9:38 AM

New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Rhonda Byrne's 'The Magic' dominates the non-fiction category in the bestseller list this week, while Jeffrey Archer's 'The Sins of the Father' is at the top spot in the fiction section.

NephroPlus to set up 100 dialysis centres in three years

April 27, 2012 at 10:34 PM

Hyderabad, April 27 (IANS) NephroPlus, a leading kidney care clinic group, Friday said it plans to set up 100 dialysis centres across India over the next three years.

Zac Efron says kissing Michelle Pfeiffer was dream come true

April 27, 2012 at 6:19 PM

London, Apr 27 (ANI): Zac Efron, who got to smooch Michelle Pfeiffer in 'New Year's Eve', has revealed that he had a secret crush on the actress since he was 18.

Watercress prevents damage caused by workout: Study

April 27, 2012 at 4:26 PM

London, April 27 (IANS) Antioxidant-rich watercress can relieve the stress placed on the body by a strenuous workout. Even those who ate the leafy vegetable just two hours before high level exercise experienced the same level of protection, a study said.

Oil palm on peatlands trigger greenhouse gas: Study

April 27, 2012 at 3:46 PM

Washington, April 27 (IANS) The oil palm plantations on Borneo island, a part of which falls in Indonesia, would become a key source of greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 if they continue to grow unchecked, says a new study.

UAE discusses cooperation with UNHCR

April 26, 2012 at 11:54 PM

Abu Dhabi, April 26 (IANS/WAM) Officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Thursday met top envoys of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

Strong daylight may help prevent and treat heart attacks

April 26, 2012 at 3:14 PM

London, April 26 (ANI): CU medical school researchers have revealed that intense light could be used to treat heart attacks.

'Self-repair' mechanism may help identify and fix head and facial defects

April 26, 2012 at 11:21 AM

Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a "self-correcting" mechanism by which developing organisms recognize and repair abnormalities in the head and face.

Fish oil could be adjunct therapy for periodontal disease

April 25, 2012 at 10:01 PM

Washington, April 25(ANI): Taking fish oil may help reduce symptoms of Periodontitis, inflammation of the tissue surrounding the teeth, say researchers.

No change in India, Pakistan school academic calendar: Dubai education ministry

April 25, 2012 at 10:01 PM

Dubai, Apr 25 (ANI): Indian and Pakistani schools will not be affected by the unified holidays for schools recently announced by the Ministry of Education, said a senior official.

Over 20,000 Americans studying in China: MOE

April 25, 2012 at 5:26 PM

Beijing, April 25 (Xinhua-ANI): A total of 23,292 Americans are currently studying in China with financial support from a bilateral government program, an official from China's Ministry of Education (MOE) said Wednesday.

Plea against special exam to recruit cops dismissed

April 25, 2012 at 3:44 PM

New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday dismissed an NGO's petition challenging the government's decision to recruit an additional 1,400 Indian Police Service officers through a special examination.

Man who felt his dead daughter's presence develops devices to measure it

April 25, 2012 at 3:13 PM

Hartford, Apr 25 (ANI): Gary Galka, an electrical engineer who claims to have felt his dead daughter's presence, has developed hand-held devices that can detect unusual vibrations in a room, temperature variations - "hot and cold spots" - and other effects associated with the paranormal.

Christina Aguilera loves her make-up

April 25, 2012 at 7:36 AM

Los Angeles, April 25 (IANS) Singer-actress Christina Aguilera loves her cosmetics too much, says make-up artist Scott Barnes, who doubts the former can ever keep her look toned down.

PCB seeks information on appeal filed against petition on cancelled Bangladesh's tour

April 24, 2012 at 4:04 PM

Lahore, Apr 24(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has issued an official press release in which it said that it has asked the Bangladesh Cricket Board to keep it updated and share details of any appeal filed against a High Court writ petition.

Shanghai boys to learn how not to lose masculinity

April 24, 2012 at 3:16 PM

Shanghai, April 24 (IANS) A school in the Chinese metropolis of Shanghai has set up an experimental "boys only" class, as in many schools girls outnumber boys and get better test scores, because of which boys were said to be "losing their masculinity".

Warm-up enhances body's perfromance

April 24, 2012 at 1:48 PM

Sydney, April 24 (IANS) Performing low-load luteal muscle exercises involving the buttocks boosts strength and power in the lower body, especially before a workout.

Rock defects below earth surface impact quakes

April 24, 2012 at 12:12 PM

Sydney, April 24 (IANS) Defects in rocks lying below the earth's surface can modify the impact of seismic waves generated by earthquakes, says a study by the Australian National University.

Pakistan out of sight, Bangladesh look to South Africa

April 23, 2012 at 8:36 PM

Karachi/Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) Bangladesh have approached South Africa for a series in May after the postponement of a series in Pakistan. Due to its prior commitments, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is unlikely to go ahead with the Pakistan tour even if the Dhaka High Court gives the go-ahead.

Zac Efron looks for 'Mrs. Right'

April 23, 2012 at 5:48 PM

Washington, April 23 (ANI): Zac Efron is having a good time looking for the woman he would want to spend his rest of the life with but hasn't found her.

Angelina Jolie visits Colombian refugees as UN special envoy

April 23, 2012 at 5:48 PM

London, Apr 23 (ANI): Angelina Jolie made her maiden visit to displaced Colombians forced to seek refuge across the border in Ecuador, as a special envoy of UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres.

Additional BP screening may cut incidence of CVD events and death by 3pc

April 23, 2012 at 5:40 PM

Washington, April 23 (ANI): A 25 per cent increase in high blood pressure screening in 19 developing countries would reduce the number of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events and deaths that occur each year by up to 3 per cent in these countries, a new study has suggested.

Zac Efron reveals fav pick-up line

April 23, 2012 at 2:36 PM

Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): Zac Efron, who is rumoured to be dating 'Mirror Mirror' star Lily Collins, has revealed that the female body part he is most attracted to and his favourite pick-up line.

Sticking with job you hate may lead to 'emotional exhaustion'

April 23, 2012 at 1:25 PM

Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): Staying in an organization out of a sense of obligation or for lack of alternatives may make you emotionally exhausted, a chronic state of physical and mental depletion resulting from continuous stress and excessive job demands, a new study has suggested.

Protein that can protect nerve cells during stroke and epilepsy discovered

April 23, 2012 at 11:32 AM

Washington, April 23 (ANI): Neuroscientists have identified a key protein that may be activated to protect nerve cells from damage during heart failure or epileptic seizure.

Cardiovascular disease risk due to high normal BP 'decreases in old age'

April 21, 2012 at 3:01 PM

Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): High normal blood pressure becomes less of a risk factor for incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) and coronary heart disease (CHD) with age, a new study has revealed.

BCB chief denies committing to Pak tour in return for PCB support for ICC candidacy

April 21, 2012 at 12:05 PM

Karachi, Apr 21(ANI): Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) President Mustafa Kamal has denied that he had committed to the country's tour of Pakistan in return for the Pakistan Cricket Board's support of his candidature for vice-presidency in the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Soda consumption may increase stroke risk

April 21, 2012 at 11:33 AM

Washington, April 21 (ANI): High consumption of sugar-sweetened and low-calorie sodas may lead to higher risk of stroke, say researchers.

Rhonda Byrne, John Grisham top authors this week (IANS BOOKS)

April 21, 2012 at 10:29 AM

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Rhonda Byrne's 'The Magic' dominates the non-fiction category in the bestseller list this week, while John Grisham's 'Calico Joe' maintains the top spot in the fiction section.

US teachers shoot rap video to help students revise

April 20, 2012 at 7:25 PM

London, Apr 20 (ANI): A group of teachers have come up with a novel way to help students study by recording an impromptu rap video at a school in America encouraging pupils to revise for exams.

Modest alcohol consumption 'halves risk and severity of hepatitis'

April 20, 2012 at 7:01 PM

Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): People with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NALFD) who consume alcohol in modest amounts, no more than one or two servings per day, are half as likely to develop hepatitis as non-drinkers with the same condition, a new study has claimed.

Pakistan invites new Afghan Peace Council head Salahuddin Rabbani for visit

April 20, 2012 at 2:45 PM

Islamabad, Apr 20(ANI): Pakistan has invited the new head of the Afghanistan High Peace Council, Salahuddin Rabbani, for a visit this year, diplomatic officials have said.

Indian High School in Dubai to probe reports of students' humiliation by teacher

April 20, 2012 at 1:57 PM

Dubai, April 20 (ANI): The management of an Indian High School in Dubai is investigating reports of students being humiliated by a teacher after parents complained about an incidence.

PCB disappointed over postponement of Bangladesh cricket tour

April 20, 2012 at 12:21 PM

Dhaka, Apr 20(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has expressed disappointment over Bangladesh decision to postpone its tour.

I got prison official pregnant while in jail, says Mike Tyson

April 20, 2012 at 12:21 PM

London, Apr 20 (ANI): Mike Tyson has claimed that he got a corrections official pregnant while serving a jail sentence.

Bangladesh's cricket tour to Pakistan postponed over security fears

April 20, 2012 at 12:21 PM

Dhaka, Apr 20(ANI): The Bangladesh team's proposed tour of Pakistan has been postponed with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) officially announcing that it couldn't tour that country at this moment.

Depression is more likely in teens using speed and ecstasy

April 19, 2012 at 5:04 PM

A new research has proved that Synthetic drugs are likely to put teenagers at high risk of experiencing symptoms of depression.

Teens using speed and ecstasy likelier to suffer depression

April 19, 2012 at 2:53 PM

Washington, April 19 (ANI): Synthetic drug use may put teenagers at greater risk of experiencing depressive symptoms, say researchers.

Caffeine use may help overcome dry eye syndrome

April 19, 2012 at 2:53 PM

Tokyo, April 19 (IANS) Caffeine intake may help overcome dry eye syndrome (DES) -- caused by the diminishing ability to produce tears with symptoms like grittiness, scratchy or smarting sensation and production of stringy discharge from the eyes -- reveals a study.

Acidic oceans endangering baby corals

April 19, 2012 at 2:05 PM

Sydney, April 19 (IANS) Acidic oceans are dramatically altering the ability of baby corals to sense their surroundings, says a study.

Artificial brain-muscle connections restore monkeys' hand movement after paralysis

April 19, 2012 at 1:25 PM

London, April 19 (ANI): Researchers have found that an artificial connection between the brain and muscles can restore complex hand movements in monkeys following paralysis.

Reasons behind kidney stones found

April 19, 2012 at 1:25 PM

Washington, April 19 (IANS) Kidney stones afflict millions of people worldwide every year, triggering a crippling pain that is among the worst known to man.

Britain all set for London Olympics: James Bevan

April 19, 2012 at 12:05 PM

New Delhi, Apr 19 (ANI): With just 100 days to go before the highly anticipated 2012 London Olympics, British High Commissioner to India James Bevan has said Britain is fully prepared to host competitors and guests at the sports extravaganza.

Mystery of kidney stone solved

April 19, 2012 at 11:33 AM

Washington, April 19 (ANI): A new study has provided evidence to explain why some people are more prone to developing kidney stones than others.

UNHCR hails UAE's humanitarian efforts

April 18, 2012 at 11:17 PM

Abu Dhabi, April 18 (IANS/WAM) The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has praised the efforts of the UAE to improve the humanitarian conditions of refugees around the world.

Former Maldivian President Nasheed criticizes Indian High Commission's role during coup

April 18, 2012 at 9:25 PM

New Delhi, April 18: Expressing unhappiness over the role of the Indian High Commission officials in Maldives, former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed on Wednesday said he was shocked to see how quickly the Indian government recognized the new government.

New fielding coach determined to turn team into 'High Performance Unit'

April 18, 2012 at 4:53 PM

Islamabad, Apr 18(ANI): Pakistan's new fielding coach Julien Fountain has said he along with coach Dave Whatmore are determined to convert the team into a 'High Performance Unit'.

Sunlight plus lime juice can quickly get rid of harmful bacteria in water

April 18, 2012 at 1:01 PM

Washington, April 18 (ANI): Scientists have found an inexpensive and effective way to quickly improve the quality of drinking water.

Caffeine intake may help improve treatment of dry eye syndrome

April 18, 2012 at 10:05 AM

Washington, April 18 (ANI): Researchers have found that consumption of caffeine can significantly increase the eye's ability to produce tears, suggesting that it could offer relief for millions of people with dry eye syndrome.

Heels are pleasure with pain: Louboutin

April 18, 2012 at 12:37 AM

London, April 18 (IANS) French footwear designer Christian Louboutin says high heels are like "pleasure with pain" and women should not wear them if they can't walk in them.

China debates as student lambasts exams

April 17, 2012 at 4:38 PM

Shanghai, April 17 (IANS) A school student has spoken up against the country's exam-oriented education system, triggering debate in China.

Afghan govt appoints Rabbani's son as Peace Council head

April 14, 2012 at 5:15 PM

Kabul, Apr 14(ANI): Afghanistan has appointed former president Burhanuddin Rabbani's son as the leader of the High Peace Council

Antarctic Penguins counted in satellite census

April 14, 2012 at 1:47 PM

Moscow, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A satellite census has revealed that the population of emperor penguin in Antarctic was twice as much as earlier estimated, an article in the PLoS ONE magazine said.

Changes in gene expression may cause high blood pressure in pregnancy

April 14, 2012 at 12:27 PM

Washington, April 14 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that changes in the gene expression of a key enzyme may contribute to high blood pressure and increase susceptibility to forming blood clots in pregnant women with preeclampsia.

Rhonda Byrne, Jeffrey Archer top authors of week (IANS BOOKS)

April 14, 2012 at 11:07 AM

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Rhonda Byrne's 'The Magic' dominates the non-fiction category in the bestseller list this week, while Jeffrey Archer's 'The Sins of the Father' maintains the top spot in the fiction section.

Astronomer finds planetary system larger than our own

April 13, 2012 at 5:07 PM

London, April 13 (IANS) An astronomer has found evidence that points to a planetary system larger than our own solar system, around the star named HD 10180.

New glow-in-dark Nook with built-in light 'may help save marriages'

April 13, 2012 at 3:47 PM

Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): The largest book retailer in the US has announced a new version of its Nook Simple Touch Reader that has an adjustable glow light built right in, making it possible to read in the dark unobtrusively.

Jindal Global Law School signs MoUs with leading US law schools

April 12, 2012 at 9:23 PM

Sonipat (Haryana), April 12 (IANS) The Jindal Global Law School here has signed wide-ranging partnership agreements with three leading American law Schools to enrich academic programmes in both India and the US.

Brad Pitt was a basketball reject

April 12, 2012 at 8:59 PM

Los Angeles, April 12 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt says he couldn't make it to the first squad in high school and formed his own basketball team with other rejects.

NZ school kids send 'sex images' using smartphones

April 12, 2012 at 5:07 PM

Wellington, Apr 12 (ANI): Misuse of cellphone by school children has forced a major policy review of mobiles and Internet by a school in New Zealand.

Overweight moms with moderately high blood sugar 'at higher health risk'

April 12, 2012 at 3:31 PM

Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): Obese women who are just above average for weight and blood sugar are at a higher risk of bad pregnancy outcomes than previously known, a new study has claimed.

'Pseudo-seizures' that mimic epilepsy symptoms tied to stress and poor coping skills

April 11, 2012 at 6:04 PM

Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): A number of patients admitted for treatment of intractable seizures have been discovered to have stress-triggered symptoms rather than a true seizure disorder, according to a new study.

Why Pakistanis still in jail if sentence over: Apex court

April 10, 2012 at 8:19 PM

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday expressed its anguish at mentally challenged and deaf-mute foreign nationals, mostly Pakistanis, continuing to languish in Indian jails long after completing their sentences, and asked why the issue could "not be taken up at the highest level".

300 Chinese kids ill after having school lunch

April 10, 2012 at 3:47 PM

Beijing, April 10 (IANS) More than 300 children fell ill after eating lunch at a school in southwest China's Yunnan province, authorities said Tuesday.

Herbal compound triggers kidney failure, cancer

April 10, 2012 at 1:54 PM

Washington, April 10 (IANS) Aristolochic acid (AA), a plant compound used in herbal remedies since ancient times, is among the leading causes of kidney failure and upper urinary tract cancer (UUC).

Blame game over delay faced by new Bengal judges

April 9, 2012 at 8:03 PM

Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) The swearing-in ceremony of seven new judges of the Calcutta High Court had to be deferred by several hours Monday, leading to a blame game as to who was responsible.

Invasive heart test grossly overused

April 9, 2012 at 5:31 PM

Washington, April 9 (IANS) An invasive test for routine heart function is being grossly overused, especially among patients who recently underwent similar, more effective tests.

Sri Lanka denies role in 'abduction' of Oz-origin People's Struggle Movement activist

April 9, 2012 at 12:58 PM

Sydney, Apr 9 (ANI): Sri Lanka has denied involvement in the abduction of an Australian man missing despite his wife claiming that he had been taken by 'secret police'.

Dentures may be teeming with MRSA superbugs

April 8, 2012 at 12:10 PM

London, Apr 8 (ANI): Dentures may not be as clean as they look as they could be contaminated with killer bugs like MRSA, a new study has revealed.

Twenty million Pak children not in school: UNICEF

April 7, 2012 at 4:25 PM

Islamabad, Apr 7(ANI): Around 20 million children in Pakistan, including an estimated 7.3 million of primary school age are not in school, the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has said.

Tidal hitting may turn Earth-like planets into uninhabitable hothouses

April 7, 2012 at 2:50 PM

London, April 7 (ANI): Scientists say tides may dry out what would otherwise be habitable planets around small stars, making them hostile to life.

Tulisa says she can't remember filming sex tape as she was drunk

April 7, 2012 at 2:49 PM

London, Apr 7 (ANI): Tulisa Contostavlos has claimed that she was drunk when her leaked sex tape was made.

Jeffrey Archer's book tops fiction again (IANS Books)

April 7, 2012 at 2:34 PM

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Sir Jeffrey Archer's 'The Sins of the Father' occupies the top spot in the fiction section again in the bestseller list this week, while Rhonda Byrne's 'The Magic' dominates non-fiction.

Many schools in Bihar lack adequate rooms, toilets and even teachers!

April 6, 2012 at 1:53 PM

Darbhanga, Apr 6 (ANI): "The current age is the era of knowledge and not of weapons, and only through education and knowledge can one break out of the abject poverty". Wise words from Bihar's Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who believes that times have changed since his government took over: now is the time to pick up the pen and discover its power.

Women cannot reverse 'biological clock'

April 6, 2012 at 12:18 PM

Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): A number of women do not completely realize the consequences of delaying motherhood and expect that assisted reproductive technologies can reverse their aged ovarian function, researchers say.

Ex ISI chief Pasha rejects claim of military coup to topple Pak govt

April 5, 2012 at 5:44 PM

Islamabad, Apr 5(ANI): Former Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lieutenant General Ahmad Shuja Pasha has rejected claims that the Pakistan army had planned a coup to topple the government.

Ex ISI chief Pasha denies military coup was planned to topple Pak govt

April 5, 2012 at 5:13 PM

Islamabad, Apr 5(ANI): Former Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lieutenant General Ahmad Shuja Pasha has rejected claims that the Pakistan army had planned a coup to topple the government.

Pasha says only military leadership was consulted on Ijaz's article

April 5, 2012 at 3:37 PM

Islamabad, Apr 5(ANI): Former Inter Services Intelligence(ISI) chief Lieutenant General Shuja Pasha has said he consulted only the military leadership after he came to know about Pakistani-American Mansoor Ijaz's article published in a daily.

Eating berries can reduce the risk of Parkinson's disease in men

April 5, 2012 at 1:23 PM

A recent study has suggested that, consumption of strawberries, blueberries, blackcurrants and blackberries can reduce the risk of developing Parkinson's disease in men to a great extent.

'Completely vindicated' Cairns ready for cricket comeback after two- year libel trial

April 5, 2012 at 12:56 PM

Wellington, Apr 5(ANI): Former Kiwi cricketer Chris Cairns has said he feels "complete vindication" and added that he is ready to resume playing cricket and lead a normal life in Canberra, after a two-year battle to clear his reputation of match-fixing accusations.