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Woman `detained` for carrying condoms and sexy undies Apr 23, 3:05 pm
Melbourne, Apr. 23 (ANI): A woman has claimed that she was detained by US border officials thrice in two weeks and accused of being a sex worker for carrying condoms and "racy underwear" in her baggage.
High doses of statins could damage kidney Mar 20, 2:43 pm
London, March 20 (ANI): Statins that are taken daily by millions of people to control cholesterol could dramatically increase the risk of kidney damage, researchers have warned.
Washington, March 1 (ANI): For women undergoing breast reconstruction using implants, most patient-reported outcomes are similar with two different shapes of silicone gel-filled implants: conventional round implants and anatomical "shaped" implants, according to a study
Volunteer adolescents have healthier hearts, finds research Feb 26, 4:30 pm
London, Feb. 26 (ANI): Giving back through volunteering is good for the human heart, researchers at the University of British Columbia have found.
Butt-dialling by teen during horror movie makes mum call 911 Feb 9, 5:10 pm
Washington, Feb. 9 (ANI): A teenage girl pocket dialled her mother, while she was in a movie theatre watching a horror movie, which resulted in her mom calling the police.
Why 'food porn' holds no allure when we're satiated Jan 29, 12:03 pm
London, January 29 (ANI): Researchers from the University of British Columbia have shed light on why enticing pictures of food affect us less when we're full.
Pamela Anderson hit with third tax bill Jan 18, 4:54 pm
London, Jan 18 (ANI): Pamela Anderson has been asked to pay 19,500 pounds for a property in her home town of Ladysmith, British Columbia.
Bullying managers likelier to succeed Dec 24, 12:26 pm
London, December 24 (ANI): Aggressive, bullying managers are more likely to rise to the top because people are impressed by their dominance, according to a new study.
People with prestige and dominance more preferred as leaders Dec 20, 2:02 pm
Washington, December 20(ANI): Finding the next Barack Obama or Warren Buffett might be as simple as looking at who attracts the most eyes in a crowd, according to a new University of British Columbia study.
High insulin could make you fat Dec 5, 2:43 pm
Washington, December 5 (ANI): Obesity may develop when we eat too much, as a result of chronically high insulin levels, not the other way around.
6.2-magnitude quake hits western Canada Oct 30, 4:13 pm
Vancouver, Oct. 30 (Xinhua-ANI): A 6.2-magnitude earthquake jolted western Canada Monday night, the latest quake that hit the region after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake of Saturday evening.
Maternal depression can delay language development in babies Oct 9, 10:03 am
Washington, October 9 (ANI): Depression during pregnancy can alter a crucial period of language development in babies, according to a new study.
Fish getting smaller as oceans become warmer Oct 1, 1:17 pm
London, October 1 (ANI): A new study has warned that changes in ocean and climate systems could lead to smaller fish.
Canadian dance studio offering pole-dancing class to tots Sep 10, 2:49 pm
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): A dance studio in British Columbia is offering pole dancing classes to children as young as 5 years old, it has been revealed.
Canadian ship HMCS Regina to visit Kochi on Tuesday Aug 20, 3:48 pm
New Delhi, Aug.20 (ANI): Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Regina will visit Kochi in Kerala, on August 21. HMCS Regina is currently en route from British Columbia to the Arabian Sea region where she will conduct maritime security operations as part of Operation Artemis, Canada's contribution to Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150).
Global Oceans score 60 out of 100 in new health index Aug 16, 3:49 pm
Washington, August 16 (ANI): A team of international scientists, including fisheries researchers at the University of British Columbia undertook the first global quantitative assessment of ocean health and created a new Ocean Health Index.
Washington, August 1 (ANI): Employees who worry about workplace rejection or sabotage can end up bringing it upon themselves, say researchers.
Arsenic-related cancer needs specific therapeutic approaches Jul 26, 3:15 pm
Washington, July 26 (ANI): Researchers from the British Columbia Cancer Research Center have analysed a panel of lung tumours from a population exposed to arsenic, a natural element in the environment, sometimes found in air, soil and water.
Severe flu doubles risk of Parkinson's Jul 21, 10:15 am
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Severe influenza increases by two fold the odds that a person will develop Parkinson's disease later in life, according to University of British Columbia researchers.
Multiple sclerosis patients at lower risk of cancer Jun 22, 4:37 pm
Washington, June 22 (ANI): Multiple sclerosis (MS) patients appear to have a lower cancer risk, a new research has revealed.
Giving makes young children happier than when receiving Jun 20, 12:37 pm
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Children, even toddlers, are actually happier giving than receiving, according to a new study co-authored by three psychologists at the University of British Columbia.
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Researchers at the University of British Columbia have found a potential way to develop universal flu vaccines and eliminate the need for seasonal flu vaccinations.
Analytic thinking could promote atheism Apr 27, 12:03 pm
Washington, April 27 (ANI): Analytic thinking can decrease religious belief, even in devout believers, says researchers.
Bullying in cyberworld differs from that in school Apr 14, 5:06 pm
Washington, April 14 (ANI): The dynamics of online bullying are different from traditional bullying, a University of British Columbia research has found.
Ottawa, April 14 (ANI): A Muslim student in the University of British Columbia, Canada, has been slammed by her peers for displaying a provocative photograph of a woman wearing a niqab and holding up a bra.
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