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2014-07-06 23:00:25

Bollywood star Manisha Koirala sent out her first secret message to the world using Sagoon Inc.’s new social app. Mclean, Virginia (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 Sagoon Inc., a Washington DC-based startup, launched its social messaging app – Secret – during the ANA Convention at Sheraton Tysons Hotel, Virginia July 6, 2014. In the hotel’s Premium Ballroom, Bollywood star Manisha Koirala opened Sagoon’s Social app “Secret” before an audience of thousands and revealed her secret...

2014-05-02 16:23:05

Festival is part of Hill Physicians commitment to all of its diverse patient membership SAN FRANCISCO, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the AsianWeek Foundation announced Hill Physicians Medical Group as title sponsor of the 10(th) Annual Asian Heritage Street Celebration (AHSC), the nation's largest pan Asian street fair. The 10(th) Annual Hill Physicians AHSC will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014 in front of San Francisco Civic Center and the Asian...

2014-04-22 08:33:49

Texas man loses 76 lbs. in 60 days by eating daily at popular stir-fry concept DALLAS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It pays to lose weight, especially for one hard-working fan of Genghis Grill. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140421/76912 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140421/76911 Blake Miller of Denton, Texas, was just awarded the $10,000 grand prize in the 4(th) annual Genghis Grill Health Kwest after losing 76 pounds (more than 25 percent of his...

2014-04-08 23:30:47

DTT, the largest nationwide provider of surveillance and video-based loss prevention solutions, announced today a partnership with fast casual Asian stir-fry concept, Genghis Grill®. An agreement was signed early this year naming DTT the exclusive vendor for all corporate stores, which includes 62 locations. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 DTT, the largest nationwide provider of surveillance and video-based loss prevention solutions, announced today a partnership with fast...

2014-04-02 04:20:45

MANILA, Philippines, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustaining its nation-building efforts under its Project Wonderful program, Globe Telecom hosted a visit for U.S. actor Gabriel Macht of the hit TV series SUITS to the Philippines to help bring to life its advocacy of rebuilding sustainable livelihood programs for typhoon Haiyan-affected families and communities. Macht, best known for his role as Harvey Specter in the U.S. TV drama, visited Ormoc, Leyte, one of the most impacted...

Native Americans May Have Originated From Siberia
2013-11-21 04:43:08

[ Watch the Video: Bones From Siberia Share Similar DNA To Native Americans ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers sequencing the genome of the 24,000-year-old skeletal remains of a young Siberian boy have discovered that DNA from his gene pool could be responsible for over one-third of the ancestry of all modern Native Americans, according to a study appearing in the journal Nature. Investigators from the Centre for GeoGenetics at the Natural History...

Ancient Chinese Coin Discovery Indicates Early Trade With East Africa
2013-03-14 06:30:58

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A joint expedition of researchers from The Field Museum and the University of Illinois at Chicago has discovered a 600-year-old Chinese coin on the Kenyan island of Manda. While the discovery of the coin may be fascinating, the more significant discovery is that the coin´s presence indicates the presence of trade between China and east Africa decades before the arrival of European explorers. The small coin was disk-like and...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'