Kolkata solar physicist wins prestigious US prize

June 23rd, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) Dibyendu Nandi of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata has been awarded the prestigious Karen Harvey Prize for 2012 by the American ... Read more...

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India, Nepal resume security talks in Kathmandu

December 4th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 4 (IANS) India and Nepal resume talks in security cooperation in Kathmandu Friday to review the progress of the high-level commitments made between the two governments during Nepali Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Nepal government set to rock Maoist peace pact

October 8th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 8 (IANS) Three years after they signed a peace pact with the Maoist guerrillas to end a decade-long insurgency, Nepal's major parties are now seeking a one-sided ... Read more...

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Nepalese Maoists, CPN-UML form committee to smooth out relations

November 3rd, 2008 - 8:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Nov 3 (ANI): The two major parties of the Nepalese ruling alliance CPN (Maoist) and CPN-UML formed a 12-member joint committee to suggest ways to run the government and to ... Read more...

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Sundarban tiger was killed by poachers: official

October 7th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 7 (IANS) A tiger carcass was found floating on the river in West Bengal's Sundarbans Monday, and the wildlife officials confirmed Tuesday that the big cat was killed by wildlife ... Read more...

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Major fire reduces part of Assam’’s Janata Bhawan to ashes

September 11th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Sept.11 (ANI): A devastating fire that broke out in Dispur has reduced to ashes a part of the Janata Bhawan on Wednesday evening. According to information, the fire broke out at ... Read more...

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