UN, EU launch project to prevent n-disasters

June 23rd, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, June 23 (IANS) The UN and the European Union have launched a programme in a bid to prevent future biological and nuclear disasters around the world.The Centres for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

CII to set up Centre for Excellence in Kerala

June 22nd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 22 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in association with the Kerala government, will set up a Centre of Excellence (CoE) in the state, its southern ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Like humans, monkeys can recognize themselves in mirrors

September 30th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): A new study has shown that a rhesus macaque monkey can recognize itself in the mirror and perform actions that scientists would expect from animals that have self-awareness.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Greg Chappell made Australia’s first fulltime national selector

August 23rd, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 23 (ANI): Former Australian Test skipper Greg Chappell has been named as the country's first full-time selector.Cricket Australia appointed Chappell, who will vacate his current position as the head ... Read more...

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Liverpool offers Joe Cole massive 4.7 million pounds deal

July 18th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 18 (ANI): Liverpool has offered Joe Cole a massive 4.7 million pounds-a-year deal outbidding other rivals to make the midfielder new coach Roy Hodgson's first major signing.Hodgson met ... Read more...

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200 fall sick due to food poisoning at Dominican mine

March 16th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago (Dominican Republic), March 16 (IANS/EFE) Around 200 employees at a gold mine in the northeastern Dominican town of Cotui suffered food poisoning, according to an executive of Canadian-owned Barrick Gold. Emergency services ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Man U midfielder Giggs stunned by ‘BBC Sports Personality of the Year’ award

December 14th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14(ANI): Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs has become the 56th BBC Sports Personality of the Year after edging out reigning Formula One champion Jenson Button, heptathlon world champion Jessica ... Read more...

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Bodhtree partners with CompanyStore for centre of excellence

July 14th, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 14 (IANS) Bodhtree Consulting, a leading consulting and technology provider, has forged a strategic software partnership with CompanyStore.IN for its centre of excellence (CoE) for SaaS and Cloud computing. CompanyStore.IN is ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia calls for a spin summit to address deficiency in quality slow bowlers

May 6th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, May 6 (ANI): Australia's shortage of quality spin bowlers has prompted the game's custodians to call for a "spin summit" at Cricket Australia's Centre of Excellence (COE) in Brisbane later this ... Read more...

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Rebel Stuart Law says he is being treated unfairly

January 30th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan.30 (ANI): Former Australia batsman Stuart Law is angry at being treated like a cricket "leper" in Australia after his links with a rebel Indian Cricket League stopped him landing ... Read more...

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Pak ranked 4th, India 5th in the list of countries most hit by terror

August 1st, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 1 (ANI): Pakistan has been ranked fourth and India fifth in the list of countries most hit by terror in the second quarter of 2008, a report released by ... Read more...

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Tech Mahindra inks multi-million deal with British Telecom

March 17th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) IT service company Tech Mahindra Ltd (TML) has signed a five-year deal worth $350 million (Rs.14 billion) with the UK-based British Telecom (BT) to provide application maintenance and ... Read more...

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