Everything you need to know about Barnes High School: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Barnes High School: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
London, Dec. 04 (ANI): A UK High Court judge has reportedly revealed that Taiwanese mobile maker HTC is planning to release its next flagship smart phone in the UK between February and March 2014.
Johannesburg, Dec. 4 (ANI): A woman in the US has pleaded not guilty for driving with Google Glass.
Sydney, Dec 4 (ANI): Australian cricket coach Darren Lehmann's former classmate Johnny Giannitto has been revealed as the man who famously gave him the nickname for which he has become renowned around the world, 'Boof'.
Washington, Dec 3 (IANS) A study led by an Indian-origin scientist has found that women are good at multitasking and men, on the other hand, are more likely better at learning and performing a single task at hand.
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a single dose of the hormone oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain activity while processing social information in kids suffering from autism spectrum disorders.
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): A new research has revealed that aerobics may be beneficial for brain health and cognition, as certain hormones, which are increased during exercise, may help improve memory.
Beirut, Dec 3 (IANS) The number of Syrian refugees seeking shelter in Lebanon has reached 832,000, according to the latest UN report.
London, Dec 3 (IANS/EFE) Two report cards that speak of the bad schooldays behaviour of ex-Beatle John Lennon, punished with detention for "fighting in class" and "sabotage" when he was 15 years old, were knocked down at auction for $13,804 each, TracksAuction.com reported Monday.
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday issued notice to an association running a school for blind students here and its general secretary on a teacher's plea that he was illegally dismissed from his post.
Los Angeles, Dec 2 (IANS) High cholesterol can lead to growth and spread of breast cancer, says a report.
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study suggests that exposure to air pollution could increase the risk for autism among people who carry a genetic disposition for the neurodevelopmental disorder.
London, Dec 02 (ANI): A new study has revealed that memories can be passed down to later generations through genetic switches that allow offspring to inherit the experience of their ancestors.
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): Researchers have shown that brain cell damage similar to that seen in Alzheimer's disease and other disorders results when a gene that controls the sleep-wake cycle and other bodily rhythms is disabled.
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) India's largest fuel retailer Indian Oil announced a 0.81 percent increase in the price of jet fuel in New Delhi region, effective from midnight Saturady.
Kabul, Nov 30 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Kabul Saturday on a one-day visit at the invitation of Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Outgoing Pakistan High Commissioner Salman Bashir Thursday paid a farewell call on President Pranab Mukherjee and conveyed the "sincere desire" of Pakistan to forge better relations between the two countries.
Dubai, Nov 28 (IANS) A five-day International Koodiyattam and Kathakali Festival (IKKF), showcasing the ancient and highly structured classical performing arts of Kerala, began in Dubai Thursday, a media report said.
Panaji, Nov 28 (IANS) Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal has sought two more days to appear before the Goa Police, police sources said Thursday.
Washington, Nov. 28 (ANI): Amber Riley, known for her role on 'Glee' as Mercedes Jones, has won season 17 of the 'Dancing with the Stars' with her dance partner Derek Hough.
Ottawa, Nov 27 (IANS) The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCI) and a delegation of leading Canadian companies will be visiting Mumbai this week to discuss potential business opportunities for Canada's nuclear industry.
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Tarun Tejpal's accusation that the BJP was victimising him may be the result of a failed sting operation the Tehelka editor-in-chief was trying to conduct in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCI) and a delegation of leading Canadian companies, in cooperation with the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Employment and the High Commission of Canada, will be visiting Mumbai this week to discuss potential business opportunities for Canada's nuclear industry.
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar wants the sexual assault case against Tehelka editor-in-chief to be fast-tracked. He also rejected Tarun Tejpal's claim that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was pressuring police to act against him.
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman journalist, Tuesday said she stayed out late into the night during the ThinkFest conference held earlier this month in Goa.
Washington, Nov. 26 (ANI): A new study has discovered that if people frequently expose themselves to bad events then there will come a point when the same event will fail to affect them at all.
London, November 26 (ANI): High proportion of Movember men have admitted that they really enjoyed growing their moustache.
London, Nov. 26 (ANI): A new survey has found that women now-a-days have become more sexually liberated as compared to men, and are engaging in sexual activities with several partners at a younger age.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that disabling a gene that helps keep track of time makes brain cells more likely to die spontaneously, and they believe that this connection may help strong connections between sleep problems and neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer's disease.
Washington, Nov 26 (IANS) A report on the December 2012 "massacre of the innocents" at a US elementary school says that the gunman had an obsession with mass murders but failed to find his motive for the crime.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers have found that offsprings whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet during pregnancy and nursing were able to stave off some of the detrimental health effects of obesity by exercising during their adolescence.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new study led by Indian origin researcher has suggested that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), a principal ingredient in marijuana, may be beneficial in treating those with autoimmune disorders.
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that brain shows abnormalities four months after a mild concussion, when symptoms from the traumatic brain injury have mostly dissipated.
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Denying any knowledge of any loan by actress Preity Zinta to his late elder brother for which she has filed a suit, legendary filmmaker Kamal Amrohi's younger son Tajdaar said he could not be held responsible for any such debt.
Washington, Nov. 24 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that you may be choosing unhealthy options to serve your guests as you don't want to offend someone else.
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Outgoing Pakistan High Commissioner Salman Bashir Saturday called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at his official residence here for a farewell call.
Islamabad, Nov. 23 (ANI): Afghanistan peace delegation has reportedly met former Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in Islamabad to kick-start the peace process, Pakistani officials said.
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that high levels of control at work, good support from supervisors and colleagues, and feeling cared for - support higher levels of wellbeing among workers.
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that you may be choosing unhealthy options to serve your guests as you don't want to offend someone else.
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Pakistan High Commissioner Salman Bashir Friday paid a farewell call on External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid here, thanking him for all the courtesies extended and expressing hope that bilateral relations will see an upward trajectory.
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) India's chief hockey coach Terry Walsh feels that Australians need to be more flexible and patient in their approach when they come to the sub-continent.
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes would be out for at least two weeks due to an eye injury.
Islamabad, Nov 22 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has assured the visiting Afghan High Peace Council President that his government will fully back the peace efforts in Afghanistan.
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A new study led by Indian origin researcher has suggested that cigarette smokers who are over 65 years of age may be able to lower their risk of cardiovascular disease-related deaths to the level of never-smokers when they quit faster than previously reported.
Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) Afghan peace negotiators have arrived in Islamabad to meet senior Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, officials and diplomatic sources said Wednesday.
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Mumbai schoolboy Prithvi Pankaj Shaw Wednesday wrote his name in the record books by slamming a stupendous 546 runs in a Harris Shield Cricket Tournament match here.
Islamabad, Nov 20 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has approved a panel of three judges for a special court for the trial of former president Pervez Musharraf in a high treason case.
Washington, Nov. 20 (ANI): A new study has showed people who have higher emotional intelligence are better decision makers.
Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) The Election Commission of Nepal has taken action against three of its staffers in Syangja district for trying to influence polling in the Constituent Assembly elections underway Tuesday, a media report said.
Washington, Nov. 19 (ANI): Researchers have claimed to have found stronger evidence of granite's existence on Mars.
Jerusalem, Nov 19 (IANS) Israeli researchers have found that high levels of oxygen in a pressurised atmosphere can significantly improve chronic brain damage.
Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) Barring a stray incident, voting for Nepal's second Constituent Assembly Tuesday has been largely peaceful so far, media reports said.
Washington, Nov. 18 (ANI): Researchers have found that attaining higher levels of physical fitness lowers the risk of having heart attacks and increases survival among those suffering from coronary artery disease, whether or not they have had a procedure to open up their blocked arteries.
Colombo, Nov 17 (IANS) Commonwealth leaders Sunday reaffirmed their commitment to sustainable development and promotion of an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable future.
Johannesburg, Nov 17 (ANI): Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has said that potential sponsors are being scared off and he has been cost money because of the controversy over Jamaica's anti-doping programme.
Washington, Nov. 16 (ANI): A new research has said that boys are more likely to be born prematurely than girls and face more complications too.
Washington, Nov 15 (IANS) Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes apologized for being ejected in a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Washington, Nov. 15 (ANI): Biologists have claimed that natural selection does act on evolvability.
Abuja, Nov 15 (IANS) The UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) Thursday said that Nigeria had more than 17,000 asylum seekers in Chad, Cameroun and Niger due to the crisis in northeastern region.
Washington, Nov. 14 (ANI): Researchers have reported that small amounts of a specific type of lipid in the small intestine could play a greater role than earlier thought in generating the high cholesterol levels and inflammation that lead to clogged arteries.
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that middle ages people who have a high blood pressure measure called pulse pressure are more likely to have biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease in their spinal fluid than those with lower pulse pressure.
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) A 35-year-old teacher of a prominent school in the national capital has been arrested for molesting minor female students inside the school premises, police said Wednesday.
Washington, Nov 13 (IANS) Seven Indian-origin academics figure among Thinkers50, described as the Oscars of management thinking published every two years with Indian-born thinker Vijay Govindarajan, known as VG, ranked fifth.
Washington, Nov. 13 (ANI): Apple's dictionary has an offensive informal definition of gay as 'foolish, stupid'.
Washington, Nov. 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that by making their patrons feel at home in a commercial space, businesses are able to turn their own clients into salespeople.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The government was investigating the alleged foreign funding to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as per a Delhi High Court order, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said Tuesday.
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that son's of cocaine-using fathers are more likely to resist addictive behaviours, as they become less sensitive to the drug.
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that high concentrations of tungsten in the body are strongly linked with an increase in the occurrence of stroke, roughly equal to a doubling of the odds of experiencing the condition.
London, Nov. 12 (ANI): Author Richard Benson has compiled a list of the most original and hilarious exam answers from school kids for his new book, titled 'F In School: Blunders, Backchat and Bad Excuses'.
Abuja, Nov 12 (IANS) Nigeria's National Sports Commission (NSC) and the Cameroon sports ministry are taking steps to strengthen cooperation and improve sporting ties between the two countries.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) T.P. Seetharam, currently India's High Commissioner to Mauritius, has been appointed as the next ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, it was announced.
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday dismissed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's remarks about the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) enjoying full autonomy in investigation, and claimed that the probe agency has been consistently misused by the ruling Congress Party.
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that workaholics work hard, but still have poor job performance mainly because of high mental and physical strain.
Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) At least two people, including a girl, were killed and 22 wounded late Saturday when gunfire erupted at a birthday party being organised at a home in the US state of Texas, authorities said Sunday.
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A trio of studies, one of which was led by Indian origin researcher, has suggested that controlling dietary acid intake by consuming more fruits and vegetables, which are highly alkaline, could help improve kidney health.
Washington, Nov. 10 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that at least in ants, animals can change their decision-making strategies based on experience.
Geneva, Nov 10 (IANS) The European Union foreign policy chief said early Sunday that world powers and Iran would reconvene talks over its controversial nuclear programme Nov 20, Xinhua reported.
Accra, Nov 9 (IANS) Two Indians wrongfully arrested as illegal migrants and suspected of unlawful mining have been released, the Indian High Commission has said in a letter released to the media Saturday. They were found to be legally resident in Ghana.
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The government Saturday moved the Supreme Court, contesting the Gauhati High Court verdict declaring the CBI unconstitutional.
Chicago, Nov 9 (IANS) A US Court of Appeals here has reserved decision on whether a Sikh rights group should get more time to show it had served summons on Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) She started her journey with "Saawariya" and Saturday will mark Sonam Kapoor's six years in filmdom. She attributes it to her fans' love and support.
Washington, Nov. 7 (ANI): Researchers are planning to naturally illuminate windowless work spaces deep inside office buildings by employing tiny, electrofluidic cells and a series of open-air "ducts."
New Delhi, Nov.6 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin on Wednesday said that diplomatic talks with the Nigerian side is going on in connection with the death of a Nigerian national in Goa, and added that the perpetrators of this crime would be brought to book.
New Delhi, Nov.6 (ANI): Australia's High Commissioner to India, Patrick Suckling will hold a morning reception for a squad of promising young Indian cricketers on November 7 at the Australian High Commission here.
Washington, Nov. 6 (ANI): A new study has suggested that bacterial disturbances in the gut may play a role in autoimmune attacks on the joints.
Washington, Nov. 5 (ANI): Women who underwent bariatric surgery found that significant improvements in overall sexual function, a new study has found.
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that high blood-sugar levels, such as those linked with Type 2 diabetes, make beta amyloid protein associated with Alzheimer's disease dramatically more toxic to cells lining blood vessels in the brain.
Washington, Nov. 3 (ANI): During exposure therapy, an effective and common treatment for anxiety disorders, the patient confronts a fear or memory of a traumatic event in a safe environment that leads to a gradual loss of fear.
London, Nov 2 (IANS) The success of Indian multi-culturalism is an example for the whole world to establish a peaceful and harmonious society, Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari said here.
London, Nov. 2 (ANI): Online social game maker Zynga has reportedly won the Scrabble trademark row but will be required to change the logo of its 'Scramble With Friends' word game.
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that taking care of your gums by brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits could keep heart disease at bay.
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Washington, Nov. 1 (ANI): A new study has said that just like humans, un-predictability is also a consistent behavioural trait among animals.
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) India's largest fuel retailer Indian Oil Thursday announced a 4.51 percent cut in the price of jet fuel in New Delhi region, effective from midnight Thursday.
Islamabad, Oct 31 (IANS) Pakistan said Wednesday that the Afghan High Peace Council delegation can meet a senior Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Baradar in a bid to promote peace in the neighbouring country.
Wellington, Oct. 30 (ANI): A public servant from Canberra, who got injured in a "vigorous" sex session in a country motel six years ago, has lost the case against the federal government for workers' compensation.
New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Unlike other countries, overt display of personal life at workplaces in the US is seen as less professional and those who do not follow the norm suffer career consequences such as negative evaluations by hiring managers and colleagues, a study has found.
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) India Tuesday condemned an attack on its envoy's car in Maldives, saying such acts "impact" the otherwise close ties between the two countries.
Islamabad, Oct. 29 (ANI): Two Indian prisoners have approached the Lahore High Court (LHC) and sought a reduction in their prison sentences, and include the time spent in jail as under trials.
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): A new study suggests that poverty in early childhood appears to be associated with smaller brain volumes measured through imaging at school age and early adolescence.
Male, Oct 28 (IANS) The car of Indian High Commissioner Rajeev Shahare was damaged in the Maldives capital Monday evening when assailants smashed the windscreen with a rock. The envoy was not in the car at the time.