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Tetra Pak India joins Coca-Cola-NDTV ‘Support My School’ campaign


August 7th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) A revitalised upper primary school in Rajasthan's Alwar district was Tuesday dedicated under the Coca-Cola-NDTV "Support My School" campaign by Tetra Pak India and ... Read more...

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Inter Milan in talks with Brazil duo


July 7th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 7 (IANS) Inter Milan has sent its sporting director Piero Ausilio to Brazil in a bid to sign highly rated midfielders Lucas and Paulinho.Ausilio held talks ... Read more...

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Russian lawmaker held for $1.3 mn scam


April 29th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The speaker of a legislative assembly in Russia's far eastern region has been placed under house arrest on charges of embezzling 38 million rubles (around ... Read more...

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Goa BJP hits poll gear without main candidate


January 17th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 17 (IANS) For the first time in more than a decade, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Goa has stepped into poll gear without projecting its chief ... Read more...

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65 years on, young artists spearhead Indian creativity


August 14th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Sixty-five years after independence, contemporary Indian art soars high on the creativity of young painters who have not only made it free of European affectations ... Read more...

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Roemer quitting as US envoy for ‘family reasons’ (Lead)


April 28th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer, during whose tenure President Barack Obama made a historic visit and took India-US ties to greater heights, ... Read more...

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Roemer quitting as US ambassador to India


April 28th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer Thursday announced his resignation from the top diplomatic post, citing personal and professional reasons. He is expected ... Read more...

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Soon, your smartphone could reveal your every move


February 21st, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 21 (ANI): Your smartphone could soon give out your location no matter where you where, when you are.Mobile phones are quickly becoming the up-close-and-personal marketing medium. And the possibility ... Read more...

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Chinese automaker considering purchase of large stake in GM


September 21st, 2010 - 3:46 am ICT by BNO News
DETROIT (BNO NEWS) – China’s largest car manufacturer, SAIC Motor Corp., on Monday said that the company is considering buying a sizable stake in General Motors Co. (GM) when the U.S. company ... Read more...

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British Beer and Pub Association reveals that 893 pubs closed down in 2009


September 19th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British Beer and Pub Association has revealed that 893 pubs had no option but to shut their doors in 2009 forever. This sure is a sad ... Read more...

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Traditional Brit village life dying out as pubs close


September 19th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): Campaigners in Britain have claimed that the traditional village life is "dying out" after the British Beer and Pub Association (BBPA) revealed that 893 pubs had been forced ... Read more...

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India lose both singles, trail Brazil 0-2 (Lead)


September 17th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sept 17 (IANS) Brazil took a 2-0 lead against India by winning both the opening singles in the Davis Cup World Group playoffs here Friday. In the first singles, Thomaz Bellucci, ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Bopanna goes down fighting, Brazil 1-0 up


September 17th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Sep 17 (IANS) Thomaz Bellucci, down 2-5 in the fifth set, saved three matchpoints to beat Rohan Bopanna 6-7 (2), 7-6 (7), 7-5, 4-6, 10-8 in the first ... Read more...

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‘Lemming’ Watson now enjoying, thriving in his role as Oz opener


September 12th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept.12 (ANI): All-rounder Shane Watson says that he now feels at home in his position as an Australian opening batsman, a place where Justin Langer, Matthew Hayden and Mark Taylor were ... Read more...

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Finnair launches advanced emissions calculator


September 10th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Helsinki, Sep 10 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair has launched an advanced emissions calculator and says it is the "only one in the world to be based on actual quarterly cargo, ... Read more...

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Delhi gets new industrial policy, focus on service sector


August 4th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Delhi Wednesday got its new industrial policy after a gap of 28 years with Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit stressing that the government was committed to implementing the ... Read more...

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Woman private eye Lalli gets cracking again in new book (IANS Books)


June 23rd, 2010 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) "I've always known I'd be stuck with a corpse some day - possibly in the first week of October." Lalli, India's new woman private ... Read more...

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Vice President Biden reaffirms US support to Kenya’s democratic process


June 9th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by BNO News
NAIROBI, KENYA (BNO NEWS) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden reaffirmed on Wednesday the continuing support from the U.S. towards a free, secure, prosperous and democratic Kenya.Biden said that Kenya has been ... Read more...

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Bombardier Corporation rolls out rakes for metro trains


May 17th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
Savli (Gujarat), May 17 (ANI): The production plant of Bombardier Transportation at Savli in Gujarat is functioning in full steam, catering to the needs of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC).One ... Read more...

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‘A Corporate Beauty Contest’ Study Reveals Looks Matter When It Comes To Corporate Success


May 16th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you thought that only hard work and business expertise were the cornerstones for going up the career ladder all the way to becoming the CEO ... Read more...

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India-England clash will be a battle in the trenches (Preview of India’s group)


February 24th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar India will be taking on a high-flying England, winners of the 2009 European Championships with back-to-back wins against the Netherlands (semi-finals) and World champions Germany (final), on March 6 in ... Read more...

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PM for 100 percent literacy in India


January 16th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday called for a sharp increase in the enrolment of girls in schools to make them equal citizens and said every child should ... Read more...

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‘States must formulate food processing policies’


August 26th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IBNS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IBNS) The centre wants states to formulate their food processing policies and set up separate agencies for the sector, said Minister for Food Processing, Subodh Kant Sahai here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Two Chinese writers pen ‘instant biography’ of Michael Jackson


July 6th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Two Chinese writers worked continuously for 48 hours to produce an "instant biography" of late King of Pop Michael Jackson.The 130,000-word book, titled 'Moonwalk in ... Read more...

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Satyam renamed Mahindra Satyam


June 21st, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, June 21(ANI): Satyam Computer Services has been renamed as Mahindra Satyam, while the logo will be adopted from the Mahindra Group.Tech Mahindra had bought it in April,The decision was taken at ... Read more...

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Satyam Computers is now Mahindra Satyam


June 21st, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 21 (IANS) Two months after taking over scam-tainted Satyam Computer Services, Tech Mahindra Sunday renamed the IT major as Mahindra Satyam. The logo will be adopted from the Mahindra Group. ... Read more...

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Indian origin scientist shows electric fields can be used as ON/OFF switches


June 1st, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): Ramamoorthy Ramesh, a scientist of Indian origin, along with his colleagues at Berkeley Lab's Materials Sciences Division in the US, successfully demonstrated that electric fields can be used ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

GOPtrust.com to reveal Obama’s illegal plan


October 31st, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
The National Republican Trust Political Action Committee (NRT PAC) launchs GOPtrust.com to provide information and their latest news who works with the motive of promoting American values.NRT PAC which was formed itself ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh launches northeast charm offensive


July 2nd, 2008 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday unveiled a roadmap for all-round development of the northeast region by 2020 that will spur investment, reduce poverty, enhance connectivity and bring ... Read more...

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GCC economic growth expected to slow down


February 26th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries will experience a slower economic growth compared to the past years, the central bank of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ... Read more...

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