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Reclining Eiffel Tower - a symbol of German industrial history (With Images)

July 6th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lichterfeld (Germany), July 6 (IANS) If the Eiffel Tower of France is a monumental marvel, then the Reclining Eiffel Tower of Germany is an industrial one. Besides being tall, both ... Read more...

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Fatwa issued against vuvuzela

July 9th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 9 (IANS) The vuvuzela, the plastic trumpet made famous by the football World Cup in South Africa, is in trouble in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the authorities ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, a jazz version of geese to wow music lovers

July 5th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): Two composers are trying to bring the mesmerising sounds of nature closer to city dwellers by recording the sounds of wild geese in a remote corner of Scotland. ... Read more...

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New method helps Parkinson’s patients speak normally

August 26th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) A simple new method can help Parkinson's patients speak normally. "People with Parkinson's... commonly have voice and speech problems," said Jessica Huber, associate professor at Purdue University's speech, language ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New hearing-aid software can improve speech recognition by 50pct

August 6th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Scientists at Tel Aviv University (TAU) have developed a new hearing-aid software application, called 'Clearcall', which can improve speech recognition for the hard-of-hearing by up to 50 percent.In ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |