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Russian firms most likely to bribe: Global survey

November 3rd, 2011 - 8:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian companies are most likely to pay bribes while doing business abroad, says the latest "Bribe Payers Survey" by anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International.The "2011 Bribe ... Read more...

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PML-N wants Pak Govt to broaden trade with India to fight high inflation

January 18th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 18(ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-N is likely to suggest to the Pakistan People's Party-led federal government to broaden the trade scope of daily use commodities with India through land routes, ... Read more...

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Consumer Reports State Protein Shakes Can Be Unhealthy

June 3rd, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent study, released by Consumer Reports, has revealed an alarming fact about the protein shakes, the second most important thing that fitness freaks swear by. ... Read more...

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Leap of hope: Number of dolphins in Brahmaputra increases

August 19th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) This should bring back the smile on the faces of conservationists. The number of endangered Gangetic river dolphins - the species has a global population of less ... Read more...

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Chemical reaction of uranium opens up possibilities for developing cleaning agents for nuclear waste

January 17th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Edinburgh, UK, have forced uranium - a highly unreactive element, into a chemical reaction, thus raising possibilities of developing cleaning agents for nuclear ... Read more...

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Pak ranked at 152 in Press freedom

December 2nd, 2007 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 2 (ANI): The monarchical states and war-torn countries have much better world ranking in press freedom than Pakistan, as a new study has revealed that Pakistan grabbed 152nd position out ... Read more...

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