communication systems

Home secretary reviews cross-LOC trade at Poonch

May 17th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 17 (IANS) Union Home Secretary R.K. Singh Thursday visited Jammu and Kashmir's frontier Poonch district and discussed with local people issues concerning trade across the Line of Control ... Read more...

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Spacebots only way to find ETs: expert

April 19th, 2012 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 19 (IANS) Deploying self-replicating robots or exobots in space explorations could be the only way to find extraterrestrial life and clean up space junk, says an expert. "Developing ... Read more...

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Baboons, infants show similar gestures

March 22nd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 22 (IANS) Baboons and infants show similar gesturing behaviour, suggesting shared communication systems.Both human infants and baboons have a stronger preference for using their right hand to gesture.It ... Read more...

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Field trials of upgraded Bofors gun in January 2013

March 20th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) An upgraded version of the 155mm Bofors gun, the Indian Army's most potent artillery weapon, will be ready for field trials in January 2013, a top ... Read more...

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Private telecom important in disaster management: Pilot

February 15th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Minister of State for Communication and Technology Sachin Pilot Wednesday called for cooperation from the private telecom sector in disaster management preparedness."We want the private ... Read more...

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India pitches for global strategy to fight piracy

November 14th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 14 (IANS) India Monday pitched for a collective global strategy and a joint naval task force to fight the scourge of piracy, that could also include other powers ... Read more...

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GPS systems increasingly vulnerable to jamming

March 16th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 16 (IANS) Global positioning systems (GPS) are becoming increasingly vulnerable to accidental interference or deliberate jamming, raising concerns about reliability and security.People rely on GPS for navigation, vehicle ... Read more...

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Body’s own cells to keep us healthy in the future

December 15th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Using yeast cells, researchers at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, have taken a groundbreaking step towards being able to build complex systems in the future where the body's ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Closing ceremony — sound, light and fireworks

October 14th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) While the opening ceremony was packed with cultural performances, the closing ceremony was more about lights, sounds and fireworks.Here is a factfile: Fireworks: Fireworks were released from ... Read more...

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NATO’s combat material stolen, sold to Pakistani militants

October 3rd, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 3 (IANS) Combat materials, including sophisticated communication devices and heavy duty generators, meant for NATO troops are stolen by transporters and sold to militants in Pakistan, a media report ... Read more...

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Nuclear blast in space could paralyse Britain

September 21st, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Detonation of a nuclear weapon in space by North Korea and Iran could paralyse Britain's power, transport and communication systems, a top official has said. Defence Secretary Liam Fox ... Read more...

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Solar flare to ‘paralyse Earth’ in just 3 years’ time

September 21st, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): 2013 is being heralded as the year that might see catastrophic events wreaking havoc with our planet, say scientists.They fear a huge solar flare is due to erupt ... Read more...

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NASA: Solar storm in 2012 could cause havoc on Earth

August 17th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA has confirmed the news that Earth is going to face the fury of a solar storm in 2012. And if the reports are anything to go ... Read more...

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OFID pledges $500,000 to flood-hit Pakistan

August 7th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 7 (IANS/WAM) The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved a $500,000 emergency grant to flood-hit Pakistan. The OFID grant will help people meet their emergency needs, including shelter, food ... Read more...

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Torrential showers, floods kill 32 in Pakistan

July 22nd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 22 (DPA) At least 32 people died and dozens were injured after torrential rain hit Pakistan, local media reported Thursday. Hundreds more were left homeless by the floods, as the heavy ... Read more...

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Lodha realtor to build India’s tallest 101-floor building

May 25th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Pune/Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), entrusted with the infrastructure development of the city, Tuesday got a bid of Rs.4053 crore for its proposed 101-storeyed Iconic ... Read more...

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Chidambaram asks states to give high priority to modernize police forces

February 5th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday called upon the State Governments to give high priority to the strengthening of their police forces in budget allocation.Addressing ... Read more...

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Pak Army to remain in Swat for next two years

July 19th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, July 19 (ANI): The Pakistani Army would remain in the war ravaged Swat Valley for the next two years to help the local security authorities strengthen their capacity and to check ... Read more...

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Spectrum for military should be given priority: Army chief

April 14th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) The military requirement for radio frequency or spectrum has to be given priority to deal with security issues, the Indian Army chief General Deepak Kapoor said Tuesday. "The ... Read more...

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India has its own Air Force One now

April 1st, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A Business Boeing Jet (BBJ), patterned on the US president's office-in-the-sky Air Force One, was inducted into the Communications Squadron of the Indian Air Force (IAF) ... Read more...

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US maintaining vigil on Pak nukes

February 28th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.28 (ANI): The precarious political situation in Pakistan following the Sharif brothers disqualification, and the increasing influence of the Taliban, has prompted the Obama administration to maintain a strict vigil ... Read more...

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Multi-Agency Centre fully operational, next step to link states: Chidambaram (Lead)

January 31st, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Refurbishing the terror combat infrastructure after the Mumbai terrorist attacks, the government has made the Multi-Agency Centre (MAC) fully operational, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Saturday, adding ... Read more...

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Chidambaram: A man with no time to lose

January 14th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Having described the Mumbai terror strike as the tipping point to revamp national security, India's Home Minister P. Chidambaram has set for himself a blistering pace of ... Read more...

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Existing laws enough to check terrorism: Shivraj Patil

October 10th, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 10 (ANI): Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil on Friday said that the existing laws were enough to tackle and check the menace of terrorism. Speaking in an interview to ... Read more...

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First Chinese astronaut to walk in space on Friday

September 24th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): The first Chinese astronaut is likely to walk in space on Friday, a day after spacecraft Shenzhou VII lifts off.The historic moment will be broadcast live ... Read more...

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Panasonic Avionics Corporation and CoKinetic Systems to Create The First In-flight B2B Developer’s Marketplace

September 11th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by admin
LAKE FOREST, California – 11 September 2008 - Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic), theworld's leading supplier of in-flight entertainment (IFE) and communication systems, and CoKineticSystems Corporation, developer of the AirPlay IFE engine, today ... Read more...

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