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International Happiness Day created


June 30th, 2012 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Enjoying life finally has a place on the world's calendar now, as the UN General Assembly has passed a resolution appointing March 20 as the ... Read more...

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3-tier chips to drive more powerful computing


January 25th, 2012 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Scientists are developing a chip with three or more processors stacked vertically to ensure an unprecedented speed, memory and calculating power, better functionality and wireless connectivity, ... Read more...

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Israel seeks closer education, tech ties with India


December 13th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Israel Tuesday pitched for greater collaboration with India in fields of education, technology and academic research."Education and R&D; are the comparative advantage of both ... Read more...

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How minorities lead to mass uprisings


July 26th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 26 (IANS) A strong opinion of a mere 10 percent of a population will always be adopted by a majority and can lead to uprisings as witnessed in ... Read more...

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University of St Andrews to review Syria funding arrangement


April 28th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): The University of St Andrews, the third oldest university in the United Kingdom, has decided to review the work of one of its academic research centres because its funding ... Read more...

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Government mulls new cultural university to conserve heritage


April 17th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The National Museum Institute may be deemed a cultural university by the central government to promote academic research and study of Indian culture and heritage, ... Read more...

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Are men, women becoming similar facially?


April 6th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) Facial distinctions between men and women are becoming blurred, as borne out by an examination of hundreds of Spanish and Portuguese skulls, spanning four centuries."Improving our ... Read more...

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Men and women look more alike today: Study


April 5th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A North Carolina State University study, which examined hundreds of Spanish and Portuguese skulls spanning four centuries, shows that differences in the craniofacial features of men and women ... Read more...

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UAE to set up aerospace research centre


December 18th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 18 (IANS/WAM) The UAE plans to set up an Aerospace Research and Innovation Centre (ARIC) in Abu Dhabi in collaboration with global academic and industrial institutions, it was announced ... Read more...

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57 mn more men than women worldwide: Report


October 21st, 2010 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 21 (IANS) There are 57 million more men than women globally, the UN said in a report to mark the World Statistics Day.The report titled "The World's Women 2010: ... Read more...

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Now, non-stick chewing gum to keep streets clean


October 5th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) A non-stick chewing gum that dissolves within 24 hours has been formulated by British scientists, a media report said Tuesday.Rev7, which went on sale Monday, has the same ... Read more...

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US launches women’s rights programme in Pakistan


August 31st, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS/AKI) The US is launching a new $40 million programme to stress on women's human rights in Pakistan and support existing government policies to combat gender inequality. "The US and ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari calls for emphasis on education research


August 7th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Saturday expressed concern at the dwindling number of students pursuing academic research in the field of science and technology.Ansari called for ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chatting with dad regularly is the key to happiness


June 18th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): Want to be happy in life? Well, then start talking to your father on a daily basis, suggests a new research.The study showed that children who regularly talk ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Want to learn Arabic, Turkish, Pashto or Kyrgyz? Choose from 14 offered at Jamia


May 17th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Want to learn Arabic, Turkish, Uzbek, Pashto or Kyrgyz? Then a look at the list of 14 foreign language courses offered in the Jamia Milia University is ... Read more...

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India first global venue for rare Russian winter art (With Images)


March 11th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Thirty-three rare paintings, all classical 19th and 20th century Russian winter landscapes by leading artists, have stepped out of the Russian Museum at St.Petersburg for ... Read more...

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Why life is terrorizing for racially abused Indian students Down Under


January 6th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 6(ANI): Secretary of the Federation of Indian Students of Australia (FISA), Gautam Gupta, has said that life is terrorizing for Indian students living in the country, as no state-level politician ... Read more...

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Scientists develop electrical circuits that run entirely from power in trees


September 9th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 9 (ANI): Scientists have developed electrical circuits that run entirely from power in trees.According to results to be published in an upcoming issue of the Institute of Electrical and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

You can generate electricity from a tree


September 9th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) There's enough power in trees to run an electronic circuit, says a new study. A study last year led by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) found that plants ... Read more...

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Orissa, US universities tie up for research


August 7th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 7 (IANS) Orissa's Berhampur University has tied up with Riverside University of California for collaboration in research and faculty development. Berhampur University's Vice-Chancellor B.K.Sahu said the agreement will allow students ... Read more...

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China to republish ancient books


September 23rd, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 23 (Xinhua) China's National Library will republish 556 ancient books as part of an ongoing effort to preserve traditional Chinese culture and promote academic research. The books, mostly from the ... Read more...

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Canadian envoy to head research organisation


February 22nd, 2008 - 11:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Canada has appointed its high commissioner to India David M. Malone as president of the prestigious International Development Research Centre (IDRC) that helps developing countries make optimal ... Read more...

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Canadian envoy to India appointed International Development Research Centre President


February 21st, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Canada's High Commissioner to India, David Malone, was today appointed the President of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC). Announcing Malone's appointment, Canadian Foreign Minister Maxime Bernier said the ... Read more...

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PM condoles economist Amaresh Bagchi’s death


February 20th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh condoled the passing away of noted economist and member of Commission on Centre-State Relations Amaresh Bagchi, who died here Wednesday. In his message, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Working mums happier than stay-at-home moms


December 12th, 2007 - 1:53 pm ICT by admin
London , Dec 12 (ANI): If you think that working mums become gloomy as a consequence of toiling both at office and home, you need to get your facts checked, for an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Siddiqua rebuts Musaharraf’s accusation of her book being India sponsored


November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin
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