| 2012 | January

  • Genomic data transferred at 10 Gbps between US and China

    Washington, June 30 (ANI): A group of scientists and researchers has successfully demonstrated genomic data transfer at a sustained rate of almost 10 Gigabits per second (Gbps) over a new link connecting US and China research and education networks, announced BGI, the world’s largest genomics organization. This data rate is equivalent to moving more than…

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  • Duchess of Cambridge ‘has no plan to sleep rough

    London, June 30 (ANI): Duchess Kate is not going to follow in her husband’s footsteps of spending a night sleeping out with the homeless in London’s streets, a charity official has revealed. It was rumoured that the Royal would be doing this to show her support for Centrepoint, which helps homeless youngsters. But an ambassador…

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  • Bees may help explain link between human sweet perception and diabetes

    Washington, June 30 (ANI): Honeybees can be used to understand the basic connections between taste perception and metabolic disorders in humans, according to scientists at Arizona State University. By experimenting with honey bee genetics, researchers have identified connections between sugar sensitivity, diabetic physiology and carbohydrate metabolism. Bees and humans may partially share these connections. Gro…

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  • Adam Clayton’s PA convicted of stealing

    London, June 30 (ANI): A former personal assistant to U2 bassist Adam Clayton has been found guilty of stealing 2.8 million euro (2.2m pounds) from him to fund a lavish lifestyle. Carol Hawkins was convicted in Dublin on 181 counts of theft from the bassist’s bank accounts over a four-year period. Though Hawkins claimed that…

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  • 1929 Vintage Bentley goes for record

    London, June 30 (ANI): A Vintage Bentley has become the most expensive British car to be sold after it fetched a record-breaking 5 million dollars at an auction. The legendary 1929 Bentley was sold for a staggering 5,042,000 pounds at the Goodwood Festival of Speed smashing the previous British-car record of 3.5 million pounds paid…

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  • Jism 2 : First official trailer released

    Mumbai, Jun 29 (): Sunny Leone’s Bollywood debut film Jism 2 trailer has been unveiled on Twitter on Friday as promised by director Pooja Bhatt. The first look of the trailer featuring the Canadian porn star Sunny Leone takes to the level of titillation which many would find too hot to resist. It is typical…

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  • Five surrendered in connection to AIADMK councillor’s murder

    Chennai, June 29 (): Five persons who were found guilty in a murder of a AIADMK woman councillor and her husband in Virudhunagar, surrendered on Thursday in the judicial magistrate court of Tirunelveli. Police said that the five persons who surrendered were from Pullakottai in Virudhunagar district. All the five assembled together on Thursday afternoon before…

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  • Esha Deol ties knot with Bharat Takhtani

    Mumbai, Jun 29 (): Veteran actors Dharmendra and Hema Malini’s daughter Esha Deol tied knot with businessman Bharat Takhtani today in a traditional Hindu wedding ceremony, “band baaja baraat” style. The bridegroom arrived at the venue on a white horse. Adorned in a Kanchipuram saree, Hema Malini and Dharmendra looking elegant in a suit, welcomed…

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  • CERN to reveal Higgs boson mystery on July 4

    Geneva, Jun 29 (): CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, on July 4 will be presenting the preliminary findings about the search for Higgs Boson, the so-called ‘God particle’, in an international physics conference, the Geneva-based organization said on Thursday. CERN will present its update at the International Conference on High Energy Physics in…

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