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Keep fit with salads
.... cherries, cashews, dry fruits, vegetable carving flowers
etc. Salads, when served specially at parties, ca...ntricate figures of peacocks, geometrical designs, flowers
and trees can often be seen on the salad counter at banquets. Add a touch of colour and elegance to ...
Valentine's Day Theme Overshadows Cricket in Pakistan
...kistan celebrated Valentine's Day with chocolates, flowers
and gifts and the media too joined in by hosting s...hops in the city selling Valentine's Day cards and flowers
for youngsters who wanted to express their emotions for their loved ones. Newspapers articles and s...
Hurricane Hangover: Katrina Still Haunts
...th triangular roofs and chimneys puffing smoke and flowers
by the front door. When asked to group up and show their drawings several students could not talk. They held up their pictures in silence. It is for these such reasons that the government has started this massive counseling program spending such vas...
Yellow Oleander Plants Fuels Suicide Rates In Sri Lanka
...ws all over the island. It has yellow trumpet-like flowers
and a fruit the size of a conker. Inside is a single large seed and one of these seeds is enough to kill you, the online edition of BBC News reported. Although the plant grows in large parts of the tropics, it's only in Sri Lanka that it has become...
Alzheimer's Drug can be Used to Treat Nerve Agent and Pesticide Poisoning
...ntamine, a drug originally extracted from snowdrop flowers
currently approved to treat Alzheimer's disease, could be used as an antidotal therapy to counteract the lethal effects of even the most deadly organophosphorus compounds. "The only medication currently approved by the Food and Drug Administration ...
Flower Therapy New Fad In Jaipur
...astha Shinghvi, a beautician. Pastes of different flowers
are used for different problems. Aastha explains,...oving their complexion. "For such clients we boil flowers
in water, let the water cool, and then apply the water on their face. The results are fantastic," sh...
Islamabad Bans Hookah Smoking in Public Places
...sides tobacco, chemicals with flavour of different flowers
are used for smoking. Some add illegal drugs. The Pakistani ban order was issued Wednesday covering the areas of Murree, the hill resort close to the national capital. The newspaper quoted an official as saying: "Some restaurants are offering she...
Single Protein Plays A Major Role In Prion Diseases
...on," Serio said. "A dandelion head is a cluster of flowers
that each carries a seed. When the flower dries up and the wind blows, the seeds disperse. Prion protein works the same way. Hsp104 acts like the wind, blowing apart the flower and spreading the seeds."Serio said that prions still multiply without fr...
Yoga Helping Fight Autism Down Under
...city and commercial centre is filled with candles, flowers
and incense. "Everything in the Samadhi yoga studio is relaxed and peaceful," reported the journal. "We try hard to make sure this place has a relaxed feeling and looks beautiful. All of this is part of the experience," Spiers was quoted as saying....
April Showers Bring May Flowers – And Plenty of Pollen, To
...n, it does not mean you have to avoid those spring flowers
that are appearing on every corner; colorful or fragrant flowering plants rarely cause allergy because their pollens are too heavy to be airborne. Who has the best training to help you cope with allergies? Your otolaryngologist.Otolaryngologists (...
Japanese Flower Art Helps Calm a Frantic Moscow
...ns to search for harmony in the lines of branches, flowers
and vases -- as attempted coups, and spectacular booms and busts played out on the streets outside. "Our school is very strict, each flower has its laws," she said. "With constant work you finally learn them, but it is not the head that learns, b...
Scientists Discover Secret Behind Inflorescence
...scence, the system that governs how plants arrange flowers
into branching structures. Using mathematical models and molecular genetics, the team found the secret behind the evolutionary processes that work together to create inflorescences as different as Forget-Me-Not and Snapdragon. "This is a unify...
Mother's Day Surprise
...M in the night, Parakh will be getting bouquets of flowers
delivered to her mother. The first would be at mid-night, the second when she reaches office, the third when she is back home and lastly again at mid-night before the day ends. She also recalls the day when she had first celebrated Mothers day. She...
Goans Celebrate Monsoon Festival
...lim in south Goa, men wearing 'copel' or crowns of flowers
and grass, sung traditional songs and danced to me...n and children donning colourful headgears made of flowers
sang and danced, as they made merry on the occasion. Hundreds of people gathered in the picturesqu...
Flower-power on a Plate in Paris
...Rambourg told AFP. "In the Middle Ages for example flowers
would be strewn on the floor during banquets to pe...tionally have served to decorate plates. But while flowers
have long been used in sweets and health products "there was never a proper school of cooking flower...
Dangers Lurking in the Garden in Britain
...children, who may be tempted to put toxic berries, flowers
or foliage in their mouths. Sometimes adults too, pick what they think are edible or medicinal plants but mistakenly choose a toxic look-alike. Other cases have involved people who picked foxglove before it flowered, thinking it was a helpful herb th...
Size and Position of Floral Anther Plays a Vital Role in Pollination
...o warn potential predators that they carry toxins, flowers
and the fruits they produce have brilliant colors ...present his work on the functional architecture of flowers
and the role of development in floral evolution. Charles Darwin, who observed closely the product...