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Russian warships hold drills in Mediterranean

August 11th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian joint naval task force on a training mission in the Mediterranean has conducted two-day tactical exercises with live-firing drills, the defense ministry said.The ... Read more...

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Russia to reduce pilot training to three years

October 13th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Transport Ministry has proposed cutting the civil air pilot training programme from five to three years, a ministry source said on Wednesday.The sector ... Read more...

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Indian corporates, get your act right

August 15th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) They are actors, their students are top Indian corporates and they can sure teach a thing or two about posturing, interjection and voice modulation that ... Read more...

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NASA’s Endeavour launch delayed again until at least May 8

May 2nd, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): NASA has once again delayed the final launch of space shuttle Endeavour at least the end of the week, as it is working to correct the electrical problem ... Read more...

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Sonal Mansingh’s disciple leads Pashupatinath’s prayers in Nepal

March 2nd, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 2 (IANS) As hundreds of thousands of Hindu devotees Wednesday celebrate Maha Shivaratri, the festival of the deity worshipped as the lord of all living beings, a 46-year-old ... Read more...

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New Zealand to use pepper spray to tackle prison inmates

November 28th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Nov 28 (IANS) Police officials in 10 prisons in New Zealand have been trained to use pepper sprays to tackle rowdy inmates.Over 300 staff from the 10 prisons were trained for ... Read more...

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Oz tour of India build-up hit by Bollinger, Hussey’s participation in Champions League

September 26th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Sep 26(ANI): Australian fast bowler Doug Bollinger and batsman Mike Hussey's participation at the Twenty20 Champions League in South Africa has hit the team's tour of India build-up.Australia have been ... Read more...

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Afghan immigrant pleads guilty for his role in NY subway bomb attempt

February 23rd, 2010 - 5:36 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – An Afghan immigrant, of Aurora, Colorado, pleaded guilty on Monday for his involvement in a plot to bomb stations of the New York subway system in September ... Read more...

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Extend rural job guarantee scheme to urban areas: official panel

May 8th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) With 93 percent of India's workforce in the informal sector, an official panel has recommended the extension of the rural job guarantee programme to urban areas ... Read more...

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Symonds fined 4000 dollars for McCullum radio rant

January 29th, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.29 (ANI): Controversial Australian all rounder Andrew Symonds was fined 4000 dollars on Thursday for his alcohol-fuelled weekend radio rant against Kiwi wicket-keeper batsman and New South Wales Twenty20 player ... Read more...

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Symonds opts to face disciplinary board in Melbourne

January 28th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane/Perth, Jan.28 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds will travel to Melbourne to face Cricket Australias disciplinary hearing on Thursday in connection with his "lump of shit " radio jibe at New ... Read more...

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Now, a computer software that can tell age just by looking at your face!

September 24th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): Women whore not comfortable revealing their age should stay miles away from University of Illinois-developed computer software that reveals a person''s age just by looking at his ... Read more...

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Outgoing NATO general in Afghanistan slams Pak for not tackling terror

June 3rd, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul , June 3 (ANI): Without taking names, NATO Commander in Afghanistan Gen Dan McNeill has asked Pakistan to tackle terrorism seriously, and said that the fact that Islamabad was not ... Read more...

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Homeopathy and acupuncture for your dog?

April 4th, 2008 - 9:31 am ICT by admin
By Andrea Loebbecke Frankfurt, April 4 (DPA) Alternative medicines such as acupuncture or homeopathy can be effective remedies for the pains and aches of a horse or dog but it is not a ... Read more...

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