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Argentine striker Barcos leads Palmeiras' survival fight
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 21 (IANS) Argentine international striker Hernan Barcos scored two second-half goals as Palmeiras kept alive their hopes of avoiding relegation with a 2-0 victory over Cruzeiro.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 2:29:22 PM

Breakthrough in large-scale quantum computing
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Researchers have worked out a process that may permit quick and reliable transfer of quantum information through a computer.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:41:45 PM

IVF comes with risk of birth defect
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) In-vitro fertilization (IVF), which came as a boon to infertile couples, is not without its flip side too, particularly birth defects, says new research.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 12:54:41 PM

Jamie avoided TV, feared hearing Spears' death news
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) When Britney Spears' was suffering from drug meltdown in 2007, her father Jamie Spears feared watching television thinking it might give him the news of his daughter's death.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 12:37:11 PM

Kutcher, Kunis inseparable
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Actors Mila Kunis and boyfriend Ashton Kutcher were spotted together again as they headed for a foot spa.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 12:34:51 PM

Styles' liplocking breaks Swift's heart
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift is said to be upset after seeing a picture where singer Harry Styles is shown kissing a model.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 12:31:41 PM

Handshake - way to clinch good first impression
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) A new study has just confirmed an old adage - strangers do form a positive image of those who proffer their hand in greeting.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 12:14:10 PM

No exercise? Vibrate to keep prediabetes away
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Whole-body vibration may keep prediabetes in adolescents at bay, significantly reducing inflammation, average blood glucose levels and symptoms such as frequent urination, researchers report.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 12:05:00 PM

Cheryl accused of miming during TV concert
Los Angeles, Oct 21 (IANS) Cheryl Cole was left humiliated on live TV show when a technical glitch forced her to whisper her way through her hit "Call My Name". The singer, however, says she was not upset with the tech-issue.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 11:57:40 AM

There's medicinal value in stools
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) A new therapy using donated human stool can treat deadly and contagious Clostridium difficile or C.diff infection, which affects the guts safely and effectively, researchers at the Henry Ford Hospital have found.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 10:55:12 AM

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