CRPF troopers defuse bomb on Jammu-Srinagar highway

July 12th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 12 (IANS) Alert troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Thursday averted a major tragedy on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway by timely detecting and defusing an improvised ... Read more...

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Pakistan tests nuclear-capable missile (Lead)

April 25th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 25 (IANS) Pakistan Wednesday successfully test-fired a nuclear-capable missile, less than a week after India tested a 5,000 km range missile that can reach deep inside China.Pakistan successfully ... Read more...

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Over 300 use China’s fastest supercomputer

March 20th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 20 (IANS) The number of registered users of China's fastest supercomputer has crossed 300, the authorities said.Companies from the US, Canada, Singapore and Sweden are among the users, ... Read more...

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Russia launches military communication satellite

May 5th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 5 (IANS) Russia has successfully launched a new military communication satellite, Xinhua reported.Lt. Col. Alexei Zolotukhin, spokesman for the the Russian Space Forces, said a Meridian satellite, the ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Jammu highway closed due to landslides

February 24th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 24 (IANS) The strategic Srinagar-Jammu national highway Thursday was closed for vehicular traffic due to landslides at some places and slippery road conditions."We cleared the stranded vehicles on the highway ... Read more...

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China Creates World’s Fastest Supercomputer

October 29th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Chinese have stepped up to replace the United States as the maker of the world’s fastest supercomputer. At conference which was held at a research center in ... Read more...

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India has no plan to drag US to WTO on visa, outsourcing row

September 13th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) India is trying to sort out the hike in visa fee and outsourcing ban issues bilaterally with the United States and has no immediate plan to go ... Read more...

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India, US will try to solve visa issue bilaterally:Khullar

August 26th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) India has no immediate plan to drag the United States to the WTO court on the hike in visa fee and will try to resolve the issue ... Read more...

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Britain’s most wanted fugitive Moat commits suicide

July 10th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Britain's most wanted fugitive Raoul Moat has shot himself after a six-hour stand-off with armed officers in Rothbury, Northumberland.According to The Sun, he shot himself at He shot ... Read more...

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Thousands stranded on second day of Air India strike

May 26th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Thousands of passengers across the country and abroad were stranded due to a flash strike by Air India employees which continued for the second day Wednesday leading to ... Read more...

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Drugs may halt stress signals from travelling to the heart

September 7th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 7 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a new way to halt the brain from sending stress signals that raise the heart rate. Researchers led by Eugene Nalivaiko from the University of ... Read more...

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Cancer can be choked to death

December 9th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 9 (ANI): A team of American researchers is trying to develop a technique to kill off cancer by choking it. Dr. Ze''ev Ronai, who is leading the research project ... Read more...

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Asians spend the most when it comes to personalised number plates

October 24th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Motor-savvy British Asians have topped the list of drivers who dole out fortunes for personalised number plates.The list reflected that in the past year, people have spent ... Read more...

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