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Inflation still above acceptable levels: Subbarao


June 19th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Defending the Reserve Bank of India's decision not to cut key lending rates, Governor Duvvuri Subbarao said Tuesday inflation is still above acceptable levels and ... Read more...

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Inflation still a concern for RBI as rates left unchanged (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Containing inflation remains the foremost priority for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which decided Thursday to keep key interest rates unchanged in its mid-quarter ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank of India keeps rates unchanged


March 15th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) In line with expectations, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Thursday decided to keep key interest rates unchanged in its mid-quarter monetary policy decision."On the basis ... Read more...

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Orange juice served in Spanish bars contaminated: Study


December 27th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Forty-three percent of orange juice samples in Spain's bars and restaurants were found to have more bugs than acceptable levels, according to a new study.The study, ... Read more...

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Inflation will slow by March, says Pranab; opposition flays claim (Roundup)


November 22nd, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Tuesday inflation would come down to 6-7 percent by the end of the current fiscal and to a "more ... Read more...

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Inflation remains major short-term challenge, says Pranab


May 21st, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Inflation remains a major short-term challenge despite a series of monetary and fiscal measures taken to curb it, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Saturday."Our major ... Read more...

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Cameroon to discuss how migrant influx has divided Britain


April 14th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 14 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron will deliver a speech to Conservative Party members in Hampshire in which he will highlight how the migrant influx has divided the ... Read more...

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Singing lowers patient’s BP prior to surgery


March 31st, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): A case study has reported that singing lowers patient's blood pressure prior to surgery.Doctors found that singing reduced the blood pressure of a 76-year-old woman who had experienced ... Read more...

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Russia halts food imports from Japan


March 24th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has suspended food imports from six Japanese prefectures following fears of massive radioactive contamination from the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, a consumer ... Read more...

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RBI may raise rates to curb inflation: Mukherjee


November 1st, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Finance minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday hinted that The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may increase key interest rates further to contain inflation."RBI monitory policy will be ... Read more...

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Most packed milk in market ‘dangerous’ for humans: NGO


May 16th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 16 (IANS) Various brands of packed milk available in the market are "dangerous" for humans, a Punjab-based NGO said Sunday, citing laboratory tests. According to Consumer Protection Force, samples of ... Read more...

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Researchers working on fun way to combat childhood obesity


November 16th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) Researchers are working to find effective, fun filled methods to prevent childhood obesity, which could bring on an increased risk of developing type-2 diabetes. Researchers at Geisinger Health ... Read more...

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Large variations exist in peoples’ ability to eliminate arsenic from body


August 27th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): A new study has shown that large variations exist in peoples' ability to eliminate potentially toxic substance arsenic from the body.In the study, Kevin Francesconi and colleagues found ... Read more...

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Coimbatore experts’ Hopfield neural network reverses blur’s noise, distortion in photos


July 9th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Coimbatore-based experts have turned to neural networks to help photographers clean up blur's noise and distortion in images.S. Uma of the Coimbatore Institute of Technology and S. ... Read more...

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Kids’ susceptibility to pesticides’ toxic effects extends much longer into childhood than expected


June 24th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): The risk of toxic effects of pesticides on kids extends much longer into childhood than expected, reveals a new study at the University of California, Berkeley.Newborns' levels of ... Read more...

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AIDS vaccine made in India found safe in Phase I trial


August 17th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): The successful completion of phase-1 of clinical trials of the AIDS vaccine developed in India has indicated that it had acceptable levels of safety and was well ... Read more...

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Indigenously developed AIDS vaccine found safe


August 16th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 16 (IANS) The successful completion of phase-1 of clinical trials of the ASIDS vaccine developed here has indicated that it had acceptable levels of safety and was well tolerated, say ... Read more...

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Russia to enact law limiting emissions


June 3rd, 2008 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, June 3 (RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Tuesday the draft of a proposed bill on permissible level of industrial emissions would be tabled in the lower house of ... Read more...

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Pakistan to export 52,000 tons of cement to India


May 11th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 11 (ANI): Pakistan will export about 52,000 tons of cement to India in the next two months.This step has been necessitated after the cement cartel in India is said ... Read more...

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Indian animation industry poised for growth


March 9th, 2008 - 9:56 am ICT by admin
By Jivraj Burman Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) "Hanuman", "Hanuman Returns" and now "Bal Ganesh"... the string of successful animation movies is an indication of the fast growth that the Indian animation industry is ... Read more...

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Household pesticides may be hidden threat to child IQ


March 5th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 5 (ANI): An Australian toxicologist has pointed out that some of the intellectual development problems in children earlier linked to lead, could also be caused by household pesticides.Professor Brian ... Read more...

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