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Touring country in a mobile cafe telling stories (Lead)


September 17th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 17 (IANS) Six young people with a passion for stories have set out to travel to eight cities with the unique mission of reviving the lost tradition of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kanye West is smitten by Kim Kardashian


December 16th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kris Humphrey’s pain, is Kanye West’s gain. Following the collapse of Kim Kardashian’s marriage to the basketball star, rapper West seems to have taken advantage ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

In bear sanctuary, flooding causes weighty problems


September 14th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) When water came gushing into their cozy homes, Chameli, Raju and Laila were forced to move out. These rescued dancing bears got help from a ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

J.K. Rowling announces e-books, Pottermore


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- J.K. Rowling, the British author best known as the creator of the Harry Potter fantasy series, on Thursday announced the launch of 'Pottermore', a free-to-use website which builds ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

Coming soon: Green Super Rice that performs well in toughest conditions


January 16th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Green Super Rice, bred to perform well in the toughest conditions, is a step away from reaching farmers.GSR, a collaborative project between the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

`Don Quixote’ becomes interactive


October 28th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 28 (IANS/EFE) Spain's National Library has unveiled its first interactive book, "Don Quixote", which has been digitalised on the Internet to offer readers additional content that will help them ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists to survey huge volcanic flank collapse deposits


May 6th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): A team of scientists led by Dr Peter Talling of the UK's National Oceanography Centre (NOC), currently aboard the Royal Research Ship James Cook, has set sail to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India ropes in US, UK to protect traditional knowledge


April 26th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) India has joined hands with the US and Britain to protect thousands of medicinal preparations based on traditional knowledge from piracy and patent controversies. The government has made ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

World’s oldest submerged town dates back to 5,000 years


October 17th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 17 (ANI): Archaeologists surveying the world's oldest submerged town, off the southern Laconia coast of Greece, have found evidence in the form of ceramics that indicate the town dates back ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World’s oldest submerged town dates back 5,000 years


October 17th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 17 (IANS) Archaeologists surveying the world's oldest submerged town have found ceramics dating back to the end of the Neolithic era. Their discovery suggests that Pavlopetri, off the southern Laconia coast ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Venezuela uses Vietnamese method to boost rice harvest


May 14th, 2009 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, May 14 (EFE) Venezuela has began a project to grow rice using Vietnamese technology, a method that replaces chemical fertilisers with fish in water channels between the rice plots. Officials hope the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Biologists discover gene that helps in plants double fertilization process


October 23rd, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): Biologists have discovered a gene that has a critical role in the double fertilization process in plants.Scientists already knew that flowering plants, unlike animals require not ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Lockheed Martin to invest $300,000 in IIT Delhi


August 6th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Recognising the excellence of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi, combat aircraft manufacturing giant Lockheed Martin has chosen it for a $300,000 project of collaborative research ... Read more...

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Bears find a place in a bird sanctuary in Uttar Pradesh


May 5th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by admin
Agra, May 5 (ANI): A bird sanctuary in Uttar Pradesh is providing a home to rescued bear cubs. The Sur Sarovar Bird Sanctuary on the Delhi-Agra Highway is a collaborative project ... Read more...

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