Mamata appeals to Bengali diaspora to pitch in for state

July 7th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 7 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has urged the Bengali diaspora to come forward and share their expertise for the comprehensive development of the state."I ... Read more...

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Dead Sea Scrolls Mystery Possibly Solved

July 31st, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered over 60 years ago in a cave which is located near the ancient settlement of Qumran, but it is not ... Read more...

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Mystery of the Dead Sea Scrolls may be Solved

July 30th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several scientists are expressing the belief that a cryptic cup, along with ancient tunnels in Jerusalem and other findings made from archeologist’s studies may help solve ... Read more...

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Has The Dead Sea Scroll Mystery Been Solved?

July 30th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Archaeological finds which include cryptic messages on an ancient cup as well as the tunnels of Jerusalem might contain leads to the author ... Read more...

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Dead Sea Scrolls Mystery Yet To Be Solved

July 30th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Certain recent archaeological investigative projects might ultimately shed some light into the mystery surrounding dead sea scrolls which is a collection of as many as 900 ... Read more...

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Venezuela seizes food plant owned by US company

May 16th, 2009 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, May 16 (DPA) The Venezuelan government Friday took over a food-processing plant owned by US food giant Cargill, arguing that it had violated state rules for the production of goods with ... Read more...

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Murugappa group to invest Rs.586 crore this fiscal

May 5th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 5 (IANS) The Rs.15,646-crore ($3.15-billion) Murugappa group will invest Rs.586 crore in its existing businesses this fiscal, said senior company officials here Tuesday. "The investments will be towards completing the existing ... Read more...

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Venezuela nationalises US firm’s plant

March 6th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, March 6 (EFE) Agriculture Minister Elias Jaua has said that the government was taking over US food giant Cargill's rice plant in Venezuela. President Hugo Chavez Wednesday ordered the takeover of Cargill's ... Read more...

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Now, another best job in the world, but this time in Scotland!

January 21st, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 21 (ANI): A small community in the Applecross peninsula in Wester Ross, Scotland, is trying to attract GPs to apply for the vacancy of a family doctor highlighting the ... Read more...

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Divers claim discovery of Nancy shipwreck of 1784

September 18th, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 18 (ANI): Two divers have claimed to have found the Nancy shipwreck of 1784, which has eluded treasure hunters for more than 200 years.The whereabouts of The Nancy, ... Read more...

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US-India Business Council to lead mission to India

August 8th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) A US-India business lobby seeking stronger commercial ties with New Delhi is leading a three-city mission to India to explore opportunities in agriculture, real estate, retail trade and ... Read more...

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