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Shane Warne 150x150 Warne was never considered for Perth Ashes Test: ChappellAustralian selector Greg Chappell has said that leg-spin legend Shane Warne was never considered for third Ashes Test against England, starting in Perth on Thursday. Speculation that Australia’s all-time leading wicket taker could return to Test cricket had intensified after England won the Adelaide Test by an innings-and-71-runs to go 1-0 up in the five-match [...] Continue reading Warne was never considered for Perth Ashes Test: Chappell

breast cancer 150x150 Simple fingertip test may identify breast cancer patients at CTS riskA simple test that measures a breast cancer patient’s ability to feel two metal points pressed against her fingertips may help evaluate the risk for developing carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), a new study by Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center researchers has shown. CTS, most often associated with computer keyboard typing, is caused by bone growth [...] Continue reading Simple fingertip test may identify breast cancer patients at CTS risk

Agni-II plus missile test fails

Agni II missile 150x150 Agni II plus missile test failsThe experimental Launch of Agni-2-P Missile experienced a trajectory deviation immediately after the lift-off from the Wheeler island, off the coast of Orissa this morning, leading to the failure of the mission. A press release said: “Experimental launch of Agni-2-P Missile experienced a trajectory deviation. Detailed analysis is in progress.” “Many new technologies like Composite [...] Continue reading Agni-II plus missile test fails

supersonic cruise missile BrahMos 150x150 India test fires BrahMos cruise missileIndia on Thursday successfully test-fired the 290-km range BrahMos cruise missile from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur off the Orissa coast. The supersonic cruise missile with precision strike capability was test-fired from a mobile launcher at 1100 hours from the launch pad No. 3 of the ITR. The missile can fly at 2.8 [...] Continue reading India test fires BrahMos cruise missile

Michael Clarke 150x150 Clarke says he”s fit for second TestAustralian vice-captain Michael Clarke has declared himself fit for the second Ashes Test after a lengthy net session at Adelaide Oval here. Clarke has been suffering from a recurring back problem, and in the Gabba Test, he struggled while making nine runs from 50 balls. The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald quoted Clarke, as [...] Continue reading Clarke says he”s fit for second Test