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  • Spain reach summit of FIFA World Ranking

    World Cup winners Spain replaced Brazil at the top of the most recent FIFA World Ranking released on Wednesday. Vicente Del Bosque’s side climbed one place to the top of the ranking after beating the Netherlands 1-0 after extra time in Sunday’s final in Johannesburg. The beaten finalists moved up one place to second, with […]

    Egypt prepares arrival of Libyan aid ship

    Egyptian officials are preparing for the arrival of a Libyan aid ship, which was confronted by the Israeli Navy while en route to the Gaza Strip, after its request to dock at Al-Arish port was approved. The al-Amal (Hope), carrying 21 persons on board and 2,000 tonnes of food and medicine, expected to arrive later […]

    Smoking ‘influences gene function’

    Here’s yet another reason why you should kick the butt – smoking influences gene function, a new study has claimed. Researchers at the Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research have found that exposure to cigarette smoke can alter gene expression — the process by which a gene’s information is converted into the structures and functions of […]

    It’s official: ‘Chicken came before the egg’

    It’s the age-old question that has puzzled the finest minds for thousands of years — which came first: The chicken or the egg? Now, scientists claim to have finally discovered the answer to the conundrum — it’s the chicken which came first. A team from University of Sheffield and University of Warwick has found that […]

    Prophetic Octopus Gets It Right Again

    The winner picking, psychic octopus known for his startlingly exact World Cup guesses, has received death threats. Paul, the oracle octopus whose premonitions perfectly predicted the results of all six German World Cup games, first generated anger from Argentinean fans who felt his pick predestined Argentina in the quarterfinals. The brilliant and beautiful octopus accurately […]

    GM India opens Dealership in Howrah; Launches Chevrolet Beat

    Calcutta, West Bengal, July 12, 2010 /India PRwire/ — In its resolve to reach out to its customers, General Motors India today opened yet another dealership in West Bengal and also launched the all new Chevrolet Beat. With this, GM now has 6 showrooms and 9 Service Centres in West Bengal taking the overall tally […]