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Curry’ drug could help rebuild brain after stroke

STUDIES on animals suggest that a new hybrid drug, made in part from the chemical in turmeric, could help regenerate brain cells after a...

Kuwait to deport expats who protested over remarks against Prophet

  Kuwait will be deporting expats who took part in the Fahaheel demonstration after Friday prayers in support of Prophet Muhammad despite the instructions of...

Study finds anti-virus powers in beer

CONSUMING large quantities of a key ingredient in beer can protect against winter sniffles and even some serious illnesses in small children, a Japanese...

Pak govt dismisses report of monkeypox case in country: Report

  The Pakistan government on Monday (30) shot down “incorrect” online reports that there was a Monkeypox case in the country, as it maintains high alert to monitor the...

‘Right kind of food key to perfect yoga results’

Yoga with the right food is a complete and effective treatment for weight watchers, who are tempted to combine it with other slimming methods...

New Delhi has the cheapest club sandwich

PARIS, the City of Lights, is also the city with the most expensive club sandwich in the world, according to a global survey released...

In the land of milk and honey, Israelis turn vegan

NANA Shrier, owner of the stylish Georgian restaurant Nanuchka in downtown Tel Aviv, shocked Israel's culinary world when she removed all animal-based products from...

Former Sri Lankan cricketer serves tea, buns to people at gas station queues

  Amid the unprecedented fuel crisis in the country, former Lankan cricketer Roshan Mahanama was spotted serving tea and buns to people waiting in lines...

World’s best restaurant’ El Bulli to shut for two years: chef

EL BULLI, the Spanish restaurant repeatedly crowned the world’s best, will be closed for two years from 2012, its chef Ferran Adria said on...

Abbas-Mustan’s next a remake of German film The Loft?

Filmmaker-duo Abbas-Mustan, known for directing a number of commercially and critically successful films such as Khiladi (1992), Baazigar (1993), Solider (1998), Ajnabee (2001), Humraaz (2002), and Race (2008), is reportedly...