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Anita Dongre goes crowdsourcing way to find designer


May 2nd, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Fashion designer Anita Dongre is hunting for an accessory designer for her company AND Designs India Ltd and is taking the crowdsourcing way to discover ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

India, Africa poised to expand science, tech cooperation


March 4th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Building upon their burgeoning political and economic ties, India and the 54-nation African continent have promised to expand their cooperation in frontier areas of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India to expand science, tech cooperation with Africa (Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Building upon growing political and economic ties, India and the 54-nation African continent are now poised to expand their cooperation in frontier areas of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Location-sharing startup joins Facebook


December 6th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Dec 6 (IANS) Facebook and location-sharing startup Gowalla announced Monday that Gowalla's founders as well as several team members will join Facebook and move to the social ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Films don’t work because of trends: Parvin Dabbas


August 17th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Boy bonding is in and bromance is the new buzzword with films like "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara", "Delhi Belly" and "Pyaar Ka Punchnama" making ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

3D ‘bioprinters’ to knock out new body parts


February 26th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): The range of uses for three-dimensional printers is increasing, and now scientists are eyeing the development of 3D 'bioprinters' that will be able to print out skin, cartilage, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kate Middleton engagement outfit flying off shelves in US


February 10th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Ever wished to own the white dress Kate Middleton wore for her engagement with Prince William? You could, as the outfit is currently available in US markets.British ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kate Middleton dethrones Lady Gaga as top fashion buzzword


February 9th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 9 (ANI): Kate Middleton is the top fashion buzzword for the upcoming fashion season that starts in New York on Thursday, according to a new survey.The Global Language Monitor, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Moving forward’ tops list of 2010’s most annoying phrases


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): The term "Moving forward" has made the top of The Plain English Foundation's inaugural list of annoying words and phrases for 2010.Labor's catch-cry from the federal election ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Palin’s ‘refudiate’ named word of the year


November 16th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 16 (IANS) "Refudiate", a made-up word inadvertently used by former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has been named the Oxford American Dictionary's word of the year for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Another human killed by big cat in Uttar Pradesh


August 2nd, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 2 (IANS) The badly mauled body of a 45-year-old man has been found from the Katarniya Ghat wildlife reserve in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district, sending panic waves in the area ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India, South Africa can jointly help develop Africa, says Zuma


June 4th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) India and South Africa can jointly help in the development of Africa as the next global economic destination, South African President Jacob Zuma said here Friday. "India and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Russia’s `surprise’ bid could ruin England’s 2018 dream


May 14th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, May 14 (ANI): Russia could emerge as England's main rival in the bid for the 2018 World Cup.The country's bid team says its vision is to surprise and astound the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Recycling: The latest buzzword in the Philippines


April 25th, 2010 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Manila, April 25 (IANS) Designing fashion accessories with waste items is fast catching up in the Philippines - a field which, besides providing employment to local artisans, is also solving the garbage ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mighty women of the Himalayas, turn into guardians of the mountains


April 10th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Dinesh PantPithoragarh (Uttarakhand), April 8 (ANI): Though the issue of 'Women Empowerment' has become a buzzword in elite circles and among various political parties, the actual plight of the women in ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

After IT, it’s decade of infrastructure in India: Kamal Nath


March 24th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 24 (IANS) India's Minister for Roads and Transport Kamal Nath said here that the next decade will be the "decade of infrastructure" in India and invited Canadian investors ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lady Gaga named top fashion buzzword of 2010


February 2nd, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, February 2 (ANI): Singer Lady Gaga has been named as the top fashion buzzword of 2010, thanks to her unusual costumes.The Poker Face hitmaker ranked No. 1 on the style ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Northeast can become an IT hub, say US returned professionals


February 2nd, 2010 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Feb 2 (IANS) Bhairab Das, 32, speaks with a strong American twang and shuttles between Assam and Bangalore, a sleek laptop keeping him company. He is part of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Banana farming gaining popularity in Punjab


November 16th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Nov 16(ANI): Diversification is the buzzword for progressive farmers in Punjab, and banana farming, which started in 2006, is now emerging as a `viable' and alternate form of farming ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Indian technology delegations head for Britain


September 25th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Two high-level Indian technology delegations are to visit Britain next week amid a bid by both countries to deepen their technology ties. Members of the Indian Semiconductor Association are ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

First-timers, young MPs wanting in performance: study


August 7th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The youth was the buzzword during the elections and 59 first-timers and many young members were elected to the 15th Lok Sabha, but their performance during ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mischa Barton Vulnerable After Bloated Photographs Made News


July 18th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by GD
Here is the latest updates on the Misha Barton fiasco. The buzzword everywhere seems to be that Barton's mental health was jeopardized when photos of her in a new bloated up avatar ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jane Carrey: Rock-Chick Going The Family Way


July 10th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by GD
Baby-boom being the new buzzword in tinsel town, it hardly comes as a huge surprise, that the Jim Carrey family's gearing up to welcome it's very own little guest. But this ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Jai ho’ old Congress campaign buzzword: poet


June 6th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) As "Jai ho" makes news again - it is in the race to be the millionth English word - few know that it has always been ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kerala chief minister not to step down: Ruling front


May 9th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 9 (IANS) Denying media reports that there was a crisis in the Left Democratic Front (LDF) government in Kerala, the ruling coalition said there was no question of removing Chief ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘One-millionth word to be added to English language in June’


May 7th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): Linguistic experts have revealed that the one-millionth word will be added to the English language next month.The experts say since English has become the world's main language, new ... Read more...

Posted in World |

SEZs needed to tackle unemployment in Goa: industry lobby


April 8th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 8 (IANS) The Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) Wednesday said the state needed at least two to three Special Economic Zones (SEZs) to offset rising unemployment, even as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Punjab shows the way to raise awareness about organ donation


October 29th, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct 29 (ANI): Though organ transplantation in India was started in 1971, the donations from cadavers were negligible. However Punjab has recently made a beginning in spreading awareness ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Talent is the buzzword for Indian animation industry


June 23rd, 2008 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Lack of skilled talent and big-budget projects are the main roadblocks for the Indian animation industry to sustain its robust growth that has seen its revenue multiply ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Indian American scientists design bamboo-based fabrics


April 7th, 2008 - 11:51 am ICT by admin
New York, April 7 (IANS) As "sustainable" become the new global buzzword among ethical dressers, it is boom time for eco-friendly bamboo-based fabrics.` And now giving such fabric the extra edge are ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Global golf gets a new buzzword - India


April 1st, 2008 - 10:50 am ICT by admin
By V. Krishnaswamy Some of the very best golfers in the world are hotfooting it to India, not for a holiday but to play in the biggest professional events in the region. As ... Read more...

Posted in India |

Punjab, the land of honey!


March 25th, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by admin
By Karan Kapoor Ludhiana, Mar 25 (ANI): Punjab is gradually becoming the promised land of diversified farming, as farmers are looking for ways to get out of the paddy-wheat cycle. Backed by expert ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Designers adopt green at India fashion week


March 15th, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Top designers of the country are taking the cue from their foreign counterparts and have been going 'green', by using eco-friendly fabrics for their latest creations ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mamata art wows Maneka


March 10th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by admin
(From the corridors of power)New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee is known to many as a fighter. But her colleague in the Lok Sabha, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

UTI Infrastructure Fund rated top performer globally


March 5th, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A top global financial research company has rated the state-run Unit Trust of India's (UTI) Infrastructure Fund as the top performer in the segment internationally with 63.29 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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