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Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran must work on a joint strategy: Zardari


May 24th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, May 24 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said his country, Afghanistan and Iran need to evolve a joint strategy to solve their border-related probelems.Addressing a trilateral conference, Zardari ... Read more...

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Somali pirates - The ruling menace at the Somalian coasts


April 8th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by GD
The Somali pirates are one of the most disgusting modern day criminals. They cause harm to civilization in such a way that it has become hard to believe that the world ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jokes belong to only 8 categories


March 21st, 2009 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 21 (ANI): You can make a person laugh only in eight ways, says a leading evolutionary theorist who claims to have found the reason to why jokes are funny. According ... Read more...

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Obama offers new start with Iran


March 20th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) President Barack Obama Friday issued an unprecedented videotaped appeal to Iran offering a "new beginning" of diplomatic engagement to turn the page on decades of US policy ... Read more...

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Obama sends Iran New Year greetings


March 20th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): President Barack Obama congratulated the Iranians on their New Year early on Friday, hinting that the United States might be willing to ease trade sanctions against Tehran if ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find statue of ancient Yemeni queen


March 19th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 19 (ANI): A Yemeni archaeologist team has discovered a mosaic statue of an ancient queen sitting on a throne with her chest engraved with Musnad letters.The archaeologists also ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Swat peace deal threat to civilization: Congress


February 19th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) India's ruling Congress Thursday termed the peace deal inked with the Taliban in Pakistan's restive northwest as a "serious threat to civilization". "The space provided by the ... Read more...

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The escape from Brushy Mountain


February 16th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009 on Dateline NBC, a report was aired about the two men who were shot while hiking the Appalachian Trail and their escape from Brushy Mountain.On May 6, ... Read more...

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Pygmies of Western Central Africa share recent common ancestors


February 6th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that despite their great cultural, physical, and genetic diversity, pygmies of Western Central Africa diverged from a single ancestral population ... Read more...

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Ancient Silk Route lake evaporated 10 years earlier than previously believed


December 26th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 26 (ANI): A study by a leading Chinese academy has determined that a lake believed to nurture the ancient Loulan civilization along the Silk Route, evaporated in 1962, ... Read more...

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Pakistan is not an enemy of India: Zardari


December 17th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 17 (ANI): President Asif Ali Zardari has said that Pakistanis and Indians are made of the same mud, and added that we are not the enemies of India.We look ... Read more...

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Ruins of Temple of Athena found in western Turkey


September 11th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, September 11 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found ruins of the Temple of Athena in the popular resort town of Bodrum in western Turkey.Profesor Adnan Diler, who leads ... Read more...

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Carbon tests show wooden poles excavated from Chinese site belong to Neolithic age


July 23rd, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has used carbon tests to show that more than 2,000 wooden poles recently unearthed at a site in Jianchuan county in China, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Beijing all set to host Olympics


July 8th, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinBeijing , July 7 (ANI): Preparations are on in full swing at the Beijing Olympic Village, as the Beijing Olympics scheduled for August 8 has exactly one month ... Read more...

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Pak proposes 3 more sites for UNESCOs world cultural heritage list


June 24th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Taxila ( Pakistan ), June 24 (ANI): Pakistan has reportedly proposed three more ancient sites to be added to the list of UNESCOs world cultural heritage sites, taking the total number ... Read more...

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DNA analysis reveals oldest known wheat in Anatolia


June 21st, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, June 21 (ANI): A series of DNA analyses conducted on ancient wheat samples dating back to 8,500 years, have led scientists to conclude that the oldest known wheat was grown ... Read more...

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5000-year-old site in Iran is as large as the Burnt City


June 9th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, June 9 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a 5000-year-old site in Iran, which could be as large as the Burnt City and belong to an important civilization.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Iranians in Malaysia protest anti-Iran film


May 6th, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 6 (IANS) Iranians living in Malaysia Tuesday lodged their protest with the government against a cable channel's plans to screen a Hollywood movie they consider as anti-Iranian, official IRNA ... Read more...

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World’s most northerly kebab outlet opened in the freezing Arctic Circle


April 3rd, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 3 (ANI): When Kazem Ariaiwand left Iran to seek asylum in the West, he would have never thought of ending at the frozen edge of civilization. But now hes ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rare collection of antique lamps on display in Coimbatore


January 25th, 2008 - 8:58 pm ICT by admin
Coimbatore, Jan 25 (ANI): A unique collection of antique lamps is on display in Coimbatore.The collection belongs to a school teacher Sabu, who says that it has taken a lot of ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover world’s oldest Inscription in Iran


November 14th, 2007 - 8:34 am ICT by admin
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