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Chinese writers target App Store

March 20th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 20 (IANS) Chinese writers are targeting Apple's App Store, saying it is infringing on their copyrights by offering pirated e-book versions of their work.A senior official of the ... Read more...

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New website for audio books launched at World Book Fair

February 26th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Reado, a website of one of India's biggest audio books company, Think Ink Media Inc, was launched Saturday at the World Book Fair 2012 with ... Read more...

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IGNOU to launch centre for disabled

October 16th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will soon establish the first resource centre for the disabled to provide them exclusive skill development courses.The varsity's ... Read more...

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Craig, Jackman may star in ‘The Dark Tower’

December 22nd, 2010 - 3:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Actors Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman are likely to star in a movie adaptation of Stephen King's fantasy horror "The Dark Tower".Director Ron Howard has revealed that ... Read more...

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Kerala to set up centres for disabled children

December 2nd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 2 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan will inaugurate activity centres for autistic and visually impaired children here Friday, an official said.Kerala State IT Mission (KSITM) director Ishita Roy said ... Read more...

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Now, ‘listen’ to Kamasutra for better sex

August 5th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 5 (ANI): Imagine having to read out an instruction from Kamasutra while trying to get the move right - difficult right?This age-old flaw has now been taken care of, by ... Read more...

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Annie Potts Makes Guest Appearance In CBS Series “Two And A Half Men”

February 16th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This month the fans of noted American TV and film actress Annie Potts have reasons to be happy as they will get to see their favorite ... Read more...

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iPhone 3.0 Release Time- Much Awaited Technology

June 17th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by GD
iPhone 3.0 operating system is all set to create waves amongst iPhone users. Users of iphone already know the specialties of iPhones and to add to their excitement, the iPhone 3.0 ... Read more...

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Bhimani to lend voice to Nobel laureate’s work

May 10th, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by admin
By Devapriyo Bhattacharjee Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Harish Bhimani, the voiceover talent of India, has been signed on by a US-based company to narrate the audio book, "Siddhartha", penned by German Nobel laureate ... Read more...

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Tamil publishing firm nets venture capital

May 7th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, May 7 (IANS) A multinational venture capital fund has invested "sizeably" in New Horizon Media (NHM), a closely held corporation having published over 650 books that have sold 250,000 copies, its ... Read more...

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Listening to music improves stroke patients’ recovery

February 20th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Music helps stroke patients improve their memory and attention spans, besides aiding recovery, a new study has found. Patients listening up to two hours of music daily also ... Read more...

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