GSLV launch suffers technical failure at Stage One

December 25th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Dec 25 (ANI): The launch of India's latest communication satellite GSAT-5P on board GSLV-F06 vehicle from the Sriharikota rocket launch centre in Tamil Nadu failed on Saturday due to technical ... Read more...

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Indian rocket fails to put satellite in orbit (Lead)

December 25th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota, Dec 25 (IANS) India's space programme suffered a serious setback Saturday as its rocket failed to put an advanced communication satellite, GSAT-5P, in the intended orbit.Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) ... Read more...

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Indian agency set to launch heaviest satellite for telecom, TV

December 16th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Jagannathan Chennai, Dec 16 (IANS) Scientists at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) were set to launch their heaviest satellite from near here Monday to retire an old one sent ... Read more...

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ISRO to send up new communication satellite in 2010

November 10th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 10 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is expected to close 2010 with the launch of communication satellite GSAT-5P, which will replace the ageing INSAT 2E to ensure ... Read more...

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Strawberry business turns snooty at Wimbledon

June 20th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
June 20 (ANI): Strawberries will be served at Wimbledon from thesame farm that supplies to a down-to-earth supermarket at acheaper price.However, the fruit is being sold five times the price ... Read more...

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Charlie Crist To Declare His Decision Today

April 29th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tallahassee, Apr 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Speculations are high on the decision that Republican Charlie Crist will take on Thursday. Reports claim that Charlie Christ will leave the Republican Party to ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods Giving Match Play Championship A Miss

February 13th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Pebble Beach, California, Feb 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The news is out. The speculation is over. Tiger Woods would not be returning to the golf course anytime soon. At least, not ... Read more...

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Scientists make breakthrough in small-cell lung cancer

January 14th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a way to predict which patients with small-cell lung cancer may be resistant to first-line chemotherapy.This breakthrough made by Researchers for TGen Clinical Research Services ... Read more...

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Now, bagpipes are ethically sound

April 30th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, April 30 (ANI): Two communities in Tanzania have gained appreciation for making bagpipes from ethical sources of wood for the first time.All Highland bagpipes and many other traditional Scottish pipes are ... Read more...

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Brit bride buys wedding dress for 5p on eBay!

September 2nd, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): A Brit bride is over the moon after getting her dream dress for just 5p on eBay.Heather Saint, from Billingham, Teesside, walked down the aisle in an ... Read more...

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Smoking less dangerous than crossing roads: Ex-British PM

May 30th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan, an enthusiastic pipe and cigar smoker, considered smoking far less dangerous than crossing the road, and claimed that there was no ... Read more...

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Small molecule miRNAs control female mouse fertility: Study

April 9th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 9 (ANI): A new study has suggested that small molecules, known as miRNAs, not only regulate the conversion of genetic information into proteins, but also control the fertility ... Read more...

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i-Snake to revolutionize modern day surgery

December 30th, 2007 - 1:57 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 30 (ANI): The days when the surgeon's knife ruled in the operating theatre are numbered, for a team of researchers are developing new generation of sophisticated surgical robots, known as ... Read more...

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