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Three striking nurses threaten suicide in Kerala


August 15th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 15 (IANS) As the country celebrated Independence Day, three nurses on strike Wednesday threatened to commit suicide by jumping off their hospital's terrace.The three nurses readied to make ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Indiscipline plagues both BJP, Congress (Karnataka Newsletter)


June 16th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 16 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and the main opposition Congress are facing the same problem - indiscipline, and it seems this malaise will only worsen ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bhupathi, Bopanna disappointed


June 15th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 15 (IANS) Two of India's top doubles players, Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna Friday expressed disappointment that they would not be pairing at the tennis competitions of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Eat home-cooked food for longer life!


June 8th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 8 (IANS) Tucking into a home-cooked meal can make you live longer, new research says. Researchers from Monash University, the National Defence Medical Centre and the National Health ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Troubles galore as BJP enters final year of rule (Karnataka Newsletter)


May 26th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 26 (IANS) Karnataka's scandals-scarred, dissidence-riven Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government completes four years of its maiden rule in the state next week, depending heavily on its troubled ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Contempt notice issued to Air India pilots (Second Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued a contempt notice to 67 striking Air India pilots and the Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) for not complying with ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Court declines plea of Air India pilots (Lead)


May 17th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday refused to entertain a plea of striking Air India pilots who wanted to continue their protest over their career progression ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Air India crisis enters 10th day, losses touch Rs.188 crore


May 17th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) The Air India crisis entered its 10th day Thursday as the impasse between agitating pilots and the management continued and the carrier's losses mounted to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Cracks among pilots, only one flight cancelled (Lead)


May 16th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Cracks appeared among the striking Air India pilots Wednesday as some of them returned to work and the management said it expects more to follow.The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Slum dwellers, police clash in Kolkata again


April 28th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) Fresh clashes broke out between evicted slum dwellers of Nonadanga and police personnel here Saturday, leaving several people injured."A large number of slum dwellers today ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Talks must resolve all Pakistan-India issues: Gilani


April 23rd, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Admitting that the era of warfare has ended, Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said Monday that all issues with India, including Kashmir and Siachen, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ready to broker peace with Taliban: Sri Sri Ravi Shanker


March 19th, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 18 (IANS) Art of Living (AoL) founder and spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shanker has offered his "good intentions and services" to the Pakistan government and said ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tsunami’s 7th anniversary observed in Tamil Nadu


December 26th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 26 (IANS) People of Akkaraipettai and Keechankuppam in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam district Monday observed the seventh anniversary of the fateful day of Dec 26, 2004, when a tsunami ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sense has prevailed with government: BJP


December 3rd, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) As UPA ally Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee said the government was putting the decision on foreign equity in retail on hold, opposition Bharatiya ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mumbai rains remind Sonam of ‘dosa’, ‘paani puri’ (Movie Snippets)


June 6th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor can't think of anything but street food ever since monsoon hit Mumbai."Why is it (that) when it rains against all better sense ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Women smokers, hit the gym to curb nicotine craving


May 20th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 20 (IANS) Ladies, addicted to smoking? Well, hitting the gym may just be your solution.Moderate exercise can help women smokers curb their nicotine cravings, but only for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Practice improves sense of touch in blind


May 12th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 12 (IANS) Do the blind have a better sense of touch because the brain compensates for loss of vision or because of heavy reliance on their fingertips? A ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Over 300 held for drunk driving in three hours in Delhi (Lead)


April 16th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Over 300 people were arrested in three hours to curb the incidents of drunk driving in the national capital, Delhi Traffic Police Joint Commissioner ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Over 300 held in Delhi for drunk driving in three hours


April 16th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Stepping up the campaign against drunk driving, Delhi Traffic Police prosecuted over 300 people within three hours, Delhi Traffic Police Commissioner Satyendra Garg said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Birds inherited sense of smell from dinos: Study


April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): New research suggests that million years ago, birds boasted a better sense for scents.Scientists at the University of Calgary, the Royal Tyrrell Museum and the Ohio University College ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brains of birds have a dinosaur source: Study


April 13th, 2011 - 9:00 am ICT by ANI
Calgary (Canada), Apr. 13 (ANI): Canadian researchers have opined that the brains of birds can be traced to a dinosaur source.Their new research published in a journal of Britain's Royal Society traced ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Giant pouched rats could be potential bomb detectors: African Army


March 16th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.16 (ANI): The African Army Research Office has paid an Oklahoma State University's Zoology professor to study the African giant pouched rat to detect its ability to find bombs. The animal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Is the US army ‘babying’ troops with physical training of yoga, resting?


March 6th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): The US Army is overhauling its physical fitness tests for the first time in 30 years by adding a new 'combat readiness test' that incorporates cross-training, elements of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mukherjee hopes ‘Budget Session’ of Parliament will function smoothly


December 24th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 24 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that he hopes the upcoming 'Budget Session' of Parliament due early next year would run smoothly."I hope that ultimately ... Read more...

Posted in National |

How can you feel sexier as you get older?


December 5th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): Ageing is something you can't avoid, so it's better you embrace and use it to your advantage to feel sexy and young, says an expert."The 20s are a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

J-K Youth Development Forum appeals all to allow normalcy in Valley


September 25th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep.25 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Youth Development Forum on Saturday has expressed hope that better sense prevails upon separatists and the government so that normalcy shouldreturn to the valley soon."More ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Shifanjali Shekhar throws a sizzling Pool party ! a rare party


August 28th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Stunning Shifanjali is taking centrestage even as a troupe of 100 dancers groove to the memorable tunes composed by the legendary Bhappi Lahiri. Sensational Shifanjali has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brazil comedians protest ban on imitating political hopefuls


August 24th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) Dozens of Brazilian comedians protested here against a ruling preventing people from imitating or satirising politicians running for office in October's general elections. Under regulations in force ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Centre patronising anti-Gujarat NGOs: Modi


August 15th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rajkot, Aug 15 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday charged the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government at the centre with patronizing NGOs that were working against the interests of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Family dinners up parent-teen communication


August 9th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 09 (ANI): One way parents can keep up communication with there teenage children is to sit down together for dinner, finds a new study.The results show that while parent-child communication ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Resignation of Amit Shah too little too late: Congress


July 24th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday said the resignation of Gujarat Home Minister Amit Shah charged with murder of Sohrabuddin Sheikh in a fake encounter is too ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Keep talking, India, Pakistan urged


July 17th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) Pakistani newspapers Saturday blamed the tough stance by India and Pakistan for the stalemate in their peace talks, but urged the two to keep talking. "There was little hope ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak must take 26/11 perpetrators to task for talks with India to continue: Editorial


July 17th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 17 (ANI): A remark over Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative David Coleman Headley's confession and the alleged involvement of the ISI in the 26/11 attacks infuriated Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Apex court pulls up Karnataka judge for indiscipline (Lead)


June 15th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday pulled up Justice D.V. Shylendra Kumar of the Karnataka High Court for breaching judicial discipline by using intemperate language and encroaching on the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Software to measure emotions of Internet users


June 10th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 10 (IANS) While most people have gut reactions to websites, a group of scientists is developing software that can actually measure those emotions and more. Aude Dufresne, professor at ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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