Washington, June 18 (IANS) Female chimps are promiscuous and prefer many males rather than finding the strongest mate, according to a new study. Plus, they keep quiet during sex so that other females don't come to know about it, effectively preventing unwanted competition.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 11:56:53 AM
New York, June 18 (IANS) Troubled British singer Amy Winehouse, who collapsed at her London home, will have to remain in hospital because test results are inconclusive.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 11:55:55 AM
Washington, June 18 (IANS) The United States has reiterated its opposition to freeing disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist A.Q. Khan even as it thinks that the nuclear black market run by his network is now out of business.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 11:16:30 AM
Havana, June 18 (IANS) Cuban dissidents have called on the European Union (EU) not to definitively end its diplomatic measures imposed on the island's communist government in 2003, EFE news agency reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 11:14:55 AM
Lima, June 18 (IANS) Some 50 police officers being held hostage inside a Catholic church in the southern Peruvian city of Moquegua by protesting residents have been released, EFE news reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 10:31:41 AM
Washington, June 18 (IANS) The Bush administration has vowed to work till the last day to get the stalled India-US civil nuclear deal approved by the US Congress, while hoping the next administration too would want to move forward with it.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 10:30:11 AM
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) A Pakistani Canadian, who was arrested for allegedly killing his teenage daughter in December for not wearing the hijab, was formally charged in the case Tuesday
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 10:28:56 AM
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) This year's Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), which runs from Sep 4 to 13, will open with the Canadian film 'Passchendaele'.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 9:18:29 AM
New York, June 18 (DPA) US stocks were led lower Tuesday by financial firms still struggling with the effects of the ongoing mortgage crisis.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 7:38:17 AM
Washington, June 18 (DPA) The US Tuesday urged the Afghan and Pakistani governments to work together to improve border security, after Afghan President Hamid Karzai warned he was willing to send troops into Pakistan to halt cross-border militant attacks.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008 3:24:42 AM
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