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Security scare before pope's visit to Spain
Barcelona, Nov 5 (DPA) A Barcelona resident found on the street police documents related to the security of Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Spain this weekend, the radio station Rac-1 reported Friday.

Friday, November 05, 2010 5:27:26 PM

The mind uses syntax to interpret actions
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Most people are familiar with the concept that sentences have syntax or structure. A verb, a subject, and an object come together in predictable patterns. But apparently actions have syntax too!

Friday, November 05, 2010 5:04:19 PM

US must support India's UN council membership: Ex-diplomats
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India, former US diplomats have advocated for India's permanent membership in an expanded UN Security Council and said a strengthened India-US ties is imperative.

Friday, November 05, 2010 3:14:16 PM

Brand loyalty can rob you of time, money
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Beware of loyalty to a brand - it can rob you of your time, money, energy and reputation, researchers say.

Friday, November 05, 2010 1:55:06 PM

Hard work 'improves' taste of food
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) The harder we have to try to obtain something, the more we realise its worth. This applies even to food we normally find unappetising, a study shows.

Friday, November 05, 2010 1:13:39 PM

Plane with 68 on board crashes in Cuba, no survivors
Havana, Nov 5 (DPA) A Cuban passenger plane has crashed in the centre of the country, killing all 68 people on board, including seven crew and 28 foreigners, Cuban state-run news media said early Friday.

Friday, November 05, 2010 1:00:14 PM

Volcanic eruptions affect rainfall over Asian region
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Large volcanic eruptions affect rainfall over the Asian monsoon region where seasonal storms water crops for nearly half the population of the earth.

Friday, November 05, 2010 12:35:07 PM

Kashmir bilateral issue between India and Pakistan: US
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) With President Barack Obama arriving in India Saturday, the US has reiterated its hands off approach on Kashmir saying while it supported an India-Pakistan dialogue, 'clearly it is something that the two need to resolve' directly.

Friday, November 05, 2010 11:33:20 AM

$200 million-a-day cost for India trip 'wildly inflated': White House
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) US officials have dismissed media reports that President Barack Obama's upcoming trip to India is going to cost $200 million a day as 'wildy'inflated' and 'simply not true.'

Friday, November 05, 2010 11:04:24 AM

20 dead in landslide in Costa Rica
San Jose, Nov 5 (DPA) A landslide in Costa Rica has left at least 20 dead and 30 people missing, the authorities say. At least 1,600 people have been left homeless in the disaster blamed on heavy rains.

Friday, November 05, 2010 10:54:44 AM

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