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Drink milk to reduce your calorie intake
Sydney, June 30 (IANS) Skim milk helps people feel full, thanks to its high protein content, lactose sugar and its thickness.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 11:42:06 AM

Indian student wins big award at Australian university (With Image)
Sydney, June 30 (IANS) By winning the International Student of the Year award at a prestigious university here, Paramjeet Singh has brought cheer to the thousands of Indian students in Asutralia, a group traumatised by the recent spate of attacks on them.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 7:46:57 AM

Why do animals slip into dominant or submissive roles?
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) Among animals, many species seem to slip naturally into their dominant role while others resign themselves to play the part of lowly subordinates. But why do the latter embrace this fate so readily instead of putting up a fight?

Monday, June 29, 2009 1:48:50 PM

Pregnant Indian woman drowns in Australia
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) A pregnant woman of Indian descent drowned after falling into water in Tweed Heads near here. The woman's body was found Monday, close to the luxury cruiser she disappeared from.

Monday, June 29, 2009 1:01:33 PM

Platypus gives clues into causes of ovarian cancer
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) Researchers believe that our oldest mammalian relative such as the platypus may help provide clues into the causes of ovarian cancer.

Monday, June 29, 2009 12:58:14 PM

Researchers unravel mystique of great footballers
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) Wonder how star soccer players like Ronaldo and Beckham dazzle fans with their intricate footwork and amazing ball control? Their skill is just as important, if not more important, than athletic ability, according to a recent study.

Monday, June 29, 2009 12:57:48 PM

Don't panic if your teen is into social networking sites
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) Parents need not worry if their teens are into social networking sites - they are savvy enough to minimize risks for themselves, according to a recent study.

Monday, June 29, 2009 11:24:09 AM

Researchers discover a simpler way to send data faster
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) Researchers have hit upon a new and simpler way of manipulating light to enable quicker, more secure data transfer.

Monday, June 29, 2009 11:08:38 AM

Soy protects lungs from chronic disease
Sydney, June 29 (IANS) Consuming soy milk and tofu could cut down the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Monday, June 29, 2009 10:20:17 AM

Wheelchair gunman shot dead by police after stand-off
Wellington, June 29 (DPA) A paraplegic gunman who terrorized a suburban street by firing about random 100 shots from his wheelchair was shot dead by New Zealand police after a three-hour stand-off, police confirmed Monday.

Monday, June 29, 2009 5:33:57 AM

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