Resentment brewing in Congress over Telangana

September 20th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Resentment is brewing in the ruling Congress in Andhra Pradesh with a section of leaders openly attacking the central leadership for talking to the TRS over ... Read more...

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Strange cults are back in the news (The Funny Side)

July 13th, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Every few weeks, one needs to step aside from the chaotic hurly burly of modern life, quieten one's heart, and focus on deep matters of the spirit or, as we ... Read more...

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Family quarrels lead to killings, attempted murder in Maharashtra

June 29th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur (Maharashtra), June 29 (IANS) In three separate tragic incidents resulting from family quarrels in Maharashtra, two children were brutally murdered, while an elderly couple had a narrow escape from ... Read more...

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Anti-Kudankulam struggle enters 200th day

March 2nd, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 2 (IANS) The people's struggle against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu entered its 200th day Friday with villagers raising Rs.100,000 for the chief ... Read more...

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Indian, Pakistani businessmen want to boost trade

September 26th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani businessmen Monday evolved a consensus to "liberalise trade ties" at a meeting that was presided over by Pakistan's Commerce Minister Amin Fahim, an ... Read more...

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Compensation rate raised for Greater Noida village

August 6th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Aug 6 (IANS) The Greater Noida authority and agitating farmers of Patwari village in Uttar Pradesh Saturday amicably settled issues related to land acquisition, with the administration ... Read more...

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Donald Trump offers to buy out New York City Park51 mosque

September 10th, 2010 - 4:39 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – Donald Trump on Thursday offered to buy out the main investor involved in the controversial mosque project near Ground Zero in Lower Manhattan, saying if the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Age doesn’t always affect decision-making

June 30th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 30 (IANS) When it comes to making intuitive decisions, older adults fare as well as their juniors, a new study shows. Researchers from North Carolina State University (NCSU) tested groups of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

World leaders commit to future G20, curbing bank bonuses (Roundup)

September 26th, 2009 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Pittsburgh, Sep 25 (DPA) World leaders of the Group of 20 (G20) agreed Friday that the bloc of advanced and emerging countries will permanently replace the long-standing Group of Eight (G8) ... Read more...

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“Naked” black hole’s existence may breakdown laws of physics in Universe

August 10th, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
London, August 10 (ANI): Computer simulations indicate that a "naked" black hole may yet emerge in our universe, after spinning away its event horizon, which would lead to the breakdown of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian allegations are not helpful, says Pak

February 23rd, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad/ New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Pakistan has rejected the Indian allegations in connection with cross-border terrorism. Pakistans Foreign Office spokesman said today that Pakistan will try its best to take the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Divorce, antidepressants, weight loss add years to face

February 4th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Wrinkles are not the work of genetics alone, claims a new study, which found that stressful environmental factors, such as a divorce, abnormal weight loss and use ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rajapaksa asks LTTE to free civilians in 48 hours

January 30th, 2009 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 29 (IANS) Amid growing concern over the safety of thousands of civilians trapped in Sri Lanka's northern war zone, President Mahinda Rajapaksa late Thursday evening "urged" the Tamil Tigers to ... Read more...

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Global HIV figures underestimated: US study

August 5th, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
London Aug 5 (ANI): A US study has questioned the credibility of the global HIV statistics, claiming that US health officials have annually been underestimating new HIV infections by 40 percent, ... Read more...

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Giant perennial grass Miscanthus outperforms current biofuels sources

July 31st, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Illinois have determined that the giant perennial grass Miscanthus x giganteus outperforms current biofuels sources.Using Miscanthus as a feedstock for ethanol production ... Read more...

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Jet hopeful China clearance will come fast

February 17th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) A month after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to China, Beijing has yet to allow Jet Airways for flying to Shanghai and beyond, but the Indian carrier ... Read more...

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Captive-bred carnivores less likely to survive if released in the wild

January 21st, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): A new study has found out that captive-born carnivores have a low survival rate if they are released in the wild, with only one in three able to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |