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Double trouble for IPL; player arrested, SRK banned from Wankhede (Second Intro Roundup)


May 18th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Double trouble hit the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) Friday with an Australian player being arrested for assault and Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan ... Read more...

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350-kg ‘bharta’ to oppose Bt brinjal


September 6th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Greenpeace activists Tuesday helped prepare 350 kg of organic 'baingan ka bharta' -- one of India's most popular eggplant dishes -- in what was billed ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Stop bill on genetically modified crops, NGOs tells PM


September 5th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Opposing the Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India (BRAI) bill, NGOs Monday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to stop the bill as it compromises with ... Read more...

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500 kg of baingan ka bharta to protest BT Brinjal!


September 4th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) It will be a delectable dish of mammoth proportions but with a message -- 500 kg of 'baingan ka bharta' will be cooked Tuesday ... Read more...

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Group wants bio-regulatory bill withdrawn


September 2nd, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) A civil society group Friday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to withdraw the Biotechnology Regularity Authority of India (BRAI) bill, saying it lowers the ... Read more...

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Brain wiring lets us differentiate our speech from that of others’


December 10th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): A new study has found that we have a network of volume settings that can selectively silence and amplify the sounds we make and hear.The study from the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Greenpeace seeks Sonia’s intervention for redrafting bill


August 21st, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Environmental NGO Greenpeace Saturday sought National Advisory Council (NAC) chairperson Sonia Gandhi's intervention for redrafting a proposed legislation that will act as a single window clearance ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Don’t table biotech bill in parliament, CPI to PM


March 14th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Shweta Srinivasan New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Saying that the biotech bill is all "wrong and retrogressive", Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja has written to Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Ravi Shankar opposes GM food in India


March 6th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Rishikesh (Uttarakhand), March 6 (IANS) Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Saturday came out against the unbridled entry of GM food into the country. "We don't need a bill that encourages free entry ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Double-handed kids more likely to suffer mental, scholastic problems


January 25th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Children who are ambidextrous or able to use both hands are more likely to suffer mental, language and scholastic problems than their either-handed counterparts. Researchers from Imperial College London ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Why chimps can’t chat


November 12th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A mutation in a gene might help explain why chimps, our nearest relative, don't talk, claim scientists.It is known that when mutated, FOXP2 can disrupt speech and language ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How monkeys decide to explore new options


September 5th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 5 (ANI): Researchers at Duke University Medical Center have used brain scans in monkeys to predict when monkeys decide if they want to switch from exploiting a known resource to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

States being consulted on broadcast bill: Minister


July 13th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A broadcast bill that aims at monitoring and regulating the content of the electronic media is being examined in consultation with various stakeholders, including the state ... Read more...

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