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Chinese terra cotta army was robbed, burned

June 10th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 10 (IANS) The famous life-sized terra cotta army, dating to the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC), was robbed of its weapons and the figures broken and burned by ... Read more...

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After bedlam, UP assembly adjourned till Tuesday (Lead)

May 28th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh assembly, which Monday met for the first time since the Samajwadi Party (SP) came to power, was adjourned for the day after ... Read more...

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UP assembly opens on stormy note

May 28th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) The first day of the maiden session of 16th Uttar Pradesh assembly began on a stormy note Monday with BSP legislators creating a ruckus.Legislators of ... Read more...

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Teen dead, 200 still in hospital after ‘colour’ poisoning

March 9th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A 13-year-old boy died and around 200 people, mostly children, continued to be in hospital following an allergic reaction from toxic colours on Holi, police here ... Read more...

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Zee TV gets new aqua logo, to focus on women

June 20th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Zee TV, the flagship channel of the Zee Network, Sunday unveiled its new aqua blue logo and look with the tag line "Umeed Se Saje Zindagi". ... Read more...

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Ancient artefacts from Romeo and Juliet’s hometown turning blue

April 7th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Mysterious bright blue pigments found in artefacts from the hometown of Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet are disturbing experts on conservation of archaeological treasures around the world.The ... Read more...

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‘Stumpy’ makers hope to sell entire stock of cuddly mascot (With Image)

February 21st, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) 'Stumpy', the cuddly little blue mascot for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, is set to become the newest rage among people, says manufacturing ... Read more...

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Honey bee? No, aircraft on autopilot!

December 2nd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 2 (IANS) It can do the loop, the barrel roll and is precise and deft. And no, it's not a honey bee. A novel autopilot can now help aircraft perform ... Read more...

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2,000-yr-old intact carving of Cupid discovered in Jerusalem

August 31st, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Aug 31 (ANI): Israeli archaeologists have unveiled a 2,000-year-old semi-precious cameo bearing the image of Cupid from the City of David.The Israel Antiquities Authorities (IAA) said the item was among several ... Read more...

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Italian designer Roberto Capucci crafts new uniforms for JetLite

August 3rd, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Inspired by Rajasthan's traditional Jodhpuri style, Italian designer Roberto Capucci has crafted new blue and white uniforms with embroidered collars for the cabin crew of no-frills domestic carrier ... Read more...

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Boffins unravel secret of ancient Mayan dye’s longevity

July 31st, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Taking a cue from a Mayan pigment - a brilliant blue colour that still adorns the walls of their ancient temples - scientists have developed a new dye ... Read more...

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Animal print cushions, ice-cube colour scheme in Rihanna’s tour demand list!

June 19th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Rihanna's tour demand list, which includes animal print cushions and ice-cube colour scheme, has been revealed.The 'Umbrella' hitmaker is currently on a road trip with her 'Last ... Read more...

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Background lighting in red makes wine taste better

December 30th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) Wine tastes better when the background lighting is done up in red or blue colour, a new study says. Several sub-surveys, conducted by the Institute of Psychology at Johannes ... Read more...

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Two kilograms heroine seized in Punjab

September 20th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Firozpur, Sept 20 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized two kilograms of heroine at DT Mall in Firozpur district on the Indo-Pak border of Punjab.The security personnel in a special ... Read more...

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Banana’s blue glow attract monkeys, says study

September 8th, 2009 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 8 (DPA) Ripe bananas glow blue in ultraviolet light, possibly helping monkeys to spot choice fruit, Austrian researchers have found in a study. "When brown spots develop, blue halos appear around ... Read more...

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First bodies from missing French plane found (Lead)

June 7th, 2009 - 3:40 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, June 7 (EFE) The Brazilian Navy said Saturday that it recovered two male bodies from the Air France plane that crashed in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean last Sunday. "This morning ... Read more...

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‘Red’ Rooney plans to paint kid’s nursery with rival teams’ ‘blue’!

April 14th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): Manchester United's Wayne Rooney is reportedly planning to make his unborn child's nursery a shrine for his team's Premier League rivals Everton - by painting it blue.The father-to-be, ... Read more...

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Basanti of `Sholay’ gets a namesake in Nepal

February 16th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 16 (IANS) Decades after she won rave reviews playing Basanti, the chatterbox village belle with unparalleled skill in driving her horse cart, Bollywood icon Hema Malini has received an unexpected ... Read more...

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Blue colour makes us think creatively, and red notice detail

February 6th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 6 (ANI): Blue colour boosts the brains ability to think creatively, and red to notice detail. Well, these are the findings of a new University of British Columbia study, ... Read more...

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Female birds sacrifice health to lay more colourful eggs

October 3rd, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Vigo in Spain have found that female birds sacrifice their health to lay colourful eggs.The colour blue in many birds'' eggs comes ... Read more...

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New party floated to fight for Telangana state

July 11th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 11 (IANS) A new political party was Friday floated in Andhra Pradesh to fight for statehood for the Telangana region. Former state minister T. Devender Goud, who quit the Telugu ... Read more...

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Chinese bank to issue commemorative notes for Olympics

July 8th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 8 (IANS) The People's Bank of China (PBOC), the country's central bank, will issue a commemorative bank note with a face value of 10 Yuan ($1.46) to mark the Beijing ... Read more...

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Celebrate Holi with beetroot, pomegranate, prescribes Dikshit

March 19th, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Play Holi with eco-friendly colours made from beetroot, berries, spinach, mint, onion and peels of pomegranate, says Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit. "Most of the artificial colours are ... Read more...

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