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Force India optimistic about chances in Hungarian GP


July 24th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Budapest, July 24 (IANS) Sahara Force India is optimistic about the rest of the Formula One season at the halfway mark and wants to strengthen their position in the championship ... Read more...

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Why optimists usually win


June 9th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Thinking positively about something really might make it happen, experts say.Simply anticipating something good can gear up hidden circuits in the brain to drive you towards ... Read more...

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Delhi lives through another blistering day (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Delhi's heated summer days continued Thursday with the maximum temperature settling at 45.4 degrees Celsius-the highest in this season as of now withfive notches above ... Read more...

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Device mimicking retinal circuits could help blind see


December 27th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A novel device that mimics the action of retinal circuits could, within a decade, help the blind see. Sheila Nirenberg, professor of neuroscience at Cornell University, ... Read more...

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Look-alike Massa brothers puzzle fans


October 28th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 28 (IANS) Eduardo Massa is the spitting image of his brother Felipe and Friday many mistook him to be the Ferrari driver and flocked to him to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

FIA rates Buddh’s medical facility best among new circuits


October 28th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 28 (IANS) The FIA rates medical facilities at the Buddh International Circuit as the best amongst the new circuits on the Formula One calendar.FIA doctor Gary Hartstein, ... Read more...

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Buddh track will help drivers overtake: BMW-Sauber


October 21st, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 21 (IANS) The Buddh International Circuit will help drivers overtake but they need to learn where that works and how effective the Drag Reduction System (DRS) ... Read more...

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Gaga to perform at Formula-1 after party: Arjun Rampal


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Arjun Rampal announced Thursday that American pop star Lady Gaga will perform at the Formula-1 after party, which will be hosted by the Bollywood ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu seeks private investment in tourism sector


August 4th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Thursday said it will seek private investment in the tourism sector to develop hotels and other infrastructure.Presenting the AIADMK government's first budget ... Read more...

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Handling the media will be Fletcher’s biggest challenge: Vaughan


April 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan feels that newly appointed India coach Duncan Fletcher's "biggest challenge" will be to handle the media in a cricket crazy ... Read more...

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Viruses can boost solar-cell efficiency: MIT study


April 26th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 26 (ANI): MIT researchers have enlisted tiny viruses to help assemble solar cells and make significant improvements in their power-conversion efficiency.Graduate students Xiangnan Dang and Hyunjung Yi - working with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Armaan in UK for Formula 2 pre-season testing


March 21st, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Armaan Ebrahim, the 21-year old from Chennai, arrived here well in advance for two rounds of pre-season testing ahead of the 2011 Formula (F2) Two championship ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Robot marathon to take place in Japan


February 25th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Feb 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Everything is going towards the robotic way in Japan. The first ever robot marathon is being held in the tech-loving country.Several robots entered the competition. Robot makers, ... Read more...

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New 2D cloak that ‘turns underwater objects invisible to sonar’


January 6th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A scientist has created a two-dimensional cloak that turns objects underwater invisible to sonar and other ultrasound waves.Illinois professor Nick Fang constructed the 2D acoustic cloak made of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hideout busted, recoveries made in north Kashmir


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 23 (IANS) Two solar rockets, four explosive rods and other arms and ammunition were recovered Tuesday after security forces busted a terrorist hideout in north Kashmir's Baramulla district. A man ... Read more...

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Quantum computer ‘to be unveiled within 5yrs’


September 17th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 17 (ANI): A new type of silicon chip that works on light instead of electricity could lead to the first ultra-fast quantum computer within five years, say Brit scientists.Jeremy O'Brien, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India’s Formula One track will be fast and challenging


September 10th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Sep 10 (IANS) The track for India's maiden Formula One Grand Prix here will be the fastest and challenging for drivers, said organisers of the race Jaypee Sports International ... Read more...

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Hamilton eyeing Italian Grand Prix to boost F1 title hopes


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): British Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton is eyeing next weekend's Italian Grand Prix, saying that victory at Monza would give his title hopes a major boost.Hamilton, 25, is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Haryana, Himachal get funds for more camp sites


August 7th, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The government has drawn guidelines to create more camp sites in Haryana and Himachal Pradesh to promote spiritual and eco-tourism and both states have been given funds ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Alonso urges Ferrari to take on Red Bull challenge


August 4th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.4 (ANI): Spanish Formula One racing driver and a two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has called on Ferrari to challenge the current supremacy of the Red Bulls after getting himself back ... Read more...

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Jimmy Shergill Outsmarts Sanjay Dutt At The Box Office


July 24th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Believe it or not but a couple of upcoming actors along with Jimmy Shergill, have crushed Sanjay Dutt's Lamhaa at the box office. Along with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

How key circuits in the brain control movement


July 8th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): A new study that has identified how key circuits in the brain control movement could treat movement related disorders, such as Parkinson's disease.Scientists Anatol Kreitzer, PhD and ... Read more...

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MCC President joins Tendulkar in support of split-innings ODI trial


June 13th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun.13 (ANI): After master blaster Sachin Tendulkar supported the idea of splitting the 50 over one-day matches into four innings of 20 overs each, the President of the Marylebone Cricket ... Read more...

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Hamilton says F1’s ‘most dangerous track’, Montreal, holds no terrors for him


June 11th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11(ANI): McLaren's Formula One racing ace Lewis Hamilton has said that he loves the challenge of driving at the Montreal street circuit, which is considered as one of F1's most ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Ong Bak 3′ To Be Dubbed In Telugu As ‘Vajrabaludu’


June 8th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Telugu film Industry has seen the remake of a number of English and Hindi films in the recent times. Adding one more to this list ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Karachi airport stops a man with circuits in his shoes


May 11th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Karachi, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man was stopped at the Karachi airport after an electrical circuit and batteries were found in the soles of his shoes. The man name’s is ... Read more...

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Man With Circuits In Shoes Sparks Terrorism Alarm


May 11th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Karachi, Pakistan, May 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A civil engineer named Faiz Mohammad was detained at the Karachi airport in Pakistan after it was alleged that some batteries and a circuit ... Read more...

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Akshay’s Record Broken; Deepika’s Unlikely Though


May 11th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 52 crores at the end of first week (as confirmed by the co-producers of the film - EROS) means that Akshay Kumar as well as Deepika ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

It’s official: Women feel pain more than men


May 1st, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 1 (ANI): It has been confirmed-women feel pain more strongly than men.A Canadian pain expert has said that there is now scientific consensus that despite what is generally believed, women ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Boston University Fire Controlled Successfully


April 6th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Boston, Apr 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Owing to a fire breakout, one of the research facilities in the Boston University had to be evacuated on Monday. The incident took place in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Kimi Raikkonen says he quit F1 out of boredom


February 14th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 14 (ANI): Kimi Raikkonen has admitted that he quit Formula One because it became predictable and boring after a point.The 2007 world champ, who turned down the chance to ... Read more...

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Robert Schimmel talks candidly on The Howard Stern show


January 29th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Robert Schimmel appeared on The Howard Stern Show, where he spoke very candidly about his life and even talked about his new book titled ‘Cancer ... Read more...

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Priyadarshan’s De Dana Dan has a great box office weekend


December 1st, 2009 - 4:19 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Despite the critics lashing his film out, filmmaker Priyadarshan must be having the big laugh. After all, his De Dana Dan has grossed Rs. 23 crore nett approximately over its first ... Read more...

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India-Thailand free trade pact can boost tourism: Envoy


November 23rd, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 (IANS) The free trade agreement between India and Thailand could boost the tourism sector in both countries, Thai Consul General in Kolkata Manop Mekprayoonthong said here Monday. "Thailand is one ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Coming soon, contact lenses with built-in virtual graphics


November 14th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 14 (ANI): Researchers are working on the idea of projecting images into the eye from a contact lens.Scientists at the University of Washington are labouring on a contact lens that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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