‘Battleship’ - sensible fix for action junkies (IANS Movie Review)

April 14th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Battleship"; Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Rihanna, Liam Neeson, Brooklyn Decker; Director: Peter Berg; Rating: ***There are films you watch, expecting nothing more than a decently good time with some basic ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Iranian warships heading to Mediterranean Sea

February 18th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 18 (IANS) Iranian warships are heading to the Mediterranean Sea to convey the message of "peace and friendship" to the regional countries, a navy commander said Saturday.The battleships ... Read more...

Posted in World |

War in the gaming world

June 26th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) It promises to be a fierce battle, with armoured tanks, battleships and fighter jets scrambling across the screen as bombs are exploded and the enemy ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

UK forces facing a billion pounds more cuts

March 3rd, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.3 (ANI): The British armed forces are bracing themselves for further bruising defence cuts of up to a billion pounds.Military chiefs have been warned that more battleships, warplanes and troops could ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Two Iranian warships cross Suez Canal

February 22nd, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 22 (IANS) Two Iranian battleships, headed towards Syria for a training mission, have crossed the Suez Canal - controlled by Egypt - for the first time since 1979, media reports ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit craftsman uses matchsticks to make ship fleet!

August 26th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): A British craftsman has made a strike force of more than 400 ships, created entirely from matchsticks.Master model maker Philip Warren, 79, has spent 62 years to make ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cameron treats troops in Bahrain to ‘Avatar’ screening

March 3rd, 2010 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker James Cameron and actress Sigourney Weaver staged a special screening of thier 3D sci-fi epic hit "Avatar" for the US military in Bahrain. The director, along ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bangalore cake exhibition ahead of Christmas lures visitors

December 19th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 19 (ANI): Keeping in mind the upcoming Christmas celebrations, an amusing exhibition of giant size cakes modelled on landmarks opened in Bangalore on Friday (December 18).At the Nilgiris' 35th ... Read more...

Posted in National |

High quality video, telephone conferencing may be round the corner

September 6th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 6 (ANI): German researchers are sure that compression technologies can put an end to the poor images and sound quality that are often encountered by people during video and telephone ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pakistan seeks military training from Sri Lanka

August 21st, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 21 (IANS) Pakistan has sought training in counter-insurgency operations from Sri Lanka following the island nation's decisive victory against the Tamil Tiger rebels, says a top commander. Apart from Pakistan, several ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan asks Sri Lankan Army to train its armed forces in counterinsurgency operations

August 21st, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Aug.21 (ANI): Pakistan has asked the Sri Lankan Army to provide training to its armed forces.Following the Sri Lankan Army's tremendous success against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |