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Hero MotoCorp in technology alliance with Italian firm


September 13th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Two-wheeler producer Hero MotoCorp Thursday said it has roped in Italian design firm Engines Engineering to develop internal capabilities in design and engines after the ... Read more...

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‘India to become third largest aviation market’


April 4th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) India is likely to become the third largest aviation market in the world from its current position as traffic volumes grow exponentially, a top ... Read more...

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Iran n-issue no excuse for US missile defence: Russia


March 24th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 23 (IANS) Iran's nuclear issue could be resolved by negotiations not by the deployment of US-led NATO missile defence facilities, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Friday."It ... Read more...

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3D microscopy to help crack Alzheimer’s secrets


February 19th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 19 (IANS) Scientists have edged closer to cracking Parkinson's and Alzheimer's secrets with the help of cutting edge 3D microscopy. Underwritten by neural network algorithms (artificial intelligence), the ... Read more...

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Seiko launches limited edition watches


February 1st, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 1 (IANS) Seiko Watch India Wednesday launched its exclusive collection of luxury watches Ananta, in the price range of Rs.1-5 lakh per piece."Over the last few years, we ... Read more...

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Saris with a twist by Kiran Uttam Ghosh (With Images)


January 14th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Designer Kiran Uttam Ghosh, known for her chic and glamourous designs, has presented a modern avatar of the six-yard sari for the new-age woman.The ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Latest microscopy reveals inner working of viruses


January 13th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 13 (IANS) Scientists have developed a new technique which uses cutting edge technology to peer inside living viruses, the tiniest among micro-organisms, says a study. The technique combines ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British troops in Afghanistan to get new equipment


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) Britain has announced an equipment package worth 400 million pounds (around $627 million) for its troops in Afghanistan. The equipment include protected vehicles and technology to ... Read more...

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US urges India to open up solar energy market


November 9th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 9 (IANS) The United States has urged India to open its market for clean technologies, especially in the area of solar energy, saying openness and competition would ... Read more...

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Technology that helps see through walls


October 19th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) Peering through thick walls is no longer science fiction but stark reality, thanks to a new cutting edge technology developed by scientists.MIT's Lincoln Lab researchers Gregory ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British kids seek quality time from parents, not gifts


September 15th, 2011 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Many time-constrained parents in Britain think buying their children expensive gifts is all it takes to keep them happy. However, all that youngsters wish is a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

IAF’s Sukhoi jets to be upgraded to fifth generation fighters


August 18th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 18 (IANS) India's air superiority Sukhoi-30MKI fighters will soon be converted into 'Super Sukhois' by upgrading them with fifth generation combat jet features, the Russian original equipment manufacturer ... Read more...

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HomeShop18 acquires book retailer Coinjoos


August 4th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) E-commerce portal Homeshop18.com has acquired online books retailer coinjoos.com to strengthen its position in books, music and movies segment.Coinjoos.com is a niche player in the ... Read more...

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Boeing purchase will sustain 23,000 US jobs: Envoy


June 7th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Hailing India's decision to buy 10 Boeing C-17 aircraft at $4.1 billion, US ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Tuesday said the sale would boost strategic ... Read more...

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Mexico bans discrimination against disabled


May 29th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 29 (IANS/EFE) Mexican President Felipe Calderon has passed a new law to provide anti-discrimination protection to people with disabilities.Calderon said that for the first time "the ban ... Read more...

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Antony to commission modernised Goa Shipyard Saturday


May 19th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) To facilitate the building of new generation warships, Defence Minister A.K. Antony will Saturday commission a Rs. 400-crore infrastructure modernisation project at the Goa Shipyard ... Read more...

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Soon, Twitter and Facebook will be available on your cars!


April 10th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, April 10 (ANI): Car owners could soon upgrade the software systems on their car, upload apps and even interact with social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook.The basis for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

National policy soon for manufacturing sector: Sharma


April 8th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) India aims to raise the share of manufacturing in its GDP to over 25 percent in 10 years from the current 16 percent and ... Read more...

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Audi’s Q4 sales up 107 percent


April 1st, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi's Indian subsidiary Friday said it sold 1,611 cars in January-March, a growth of 107 percent over 778 cars sold in the ... Read more...

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Forget search engines, try the new ‘answer engines’


February 14th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Computer wizards have claimed that by using a 'cutting-edge' technology they have created a clever website that gives direct answers to direct questions.According to creators, "trueknowledge.com" site is ... Read more...

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British aerospace firms eye partnerships at air show


February 3rd, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 3 (IANS) About 40 leading British aerospace firms will participate in the Aero India 2011 trade expo from Feb 9-13 in this tech hub to forge partnerships and joint ventures ... Read more...

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Salman, Vidya win top honours at Star Screen Awards


January 7th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Salman Khan not only rocked the box office with his blockbuster "Dabangg" but also triumphed at the 17th Annual Star Screen Awards by bagging the best actor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rockstar’s new videogame looks like a real movie


December 20th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Rockstar's L A Noire could be the most realistic videogame using cutting edge technology to create the feel of a real movie. The technology being used to ... Read more...

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Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy shows promise for knee osteoarthritis


November 21st, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A new American study has positioned Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) as a viable means in managing knee osteoarthritis.The research, authored by Steven Sampson of the Orthohealing Center ... Read more...

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Electric Car Leaf From Nissan In Spotlight


November 6th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Japan based car maker Nissan is banking heavily on the much touted Leaf electric car to boost its image. The company is traditionally viewed at the ... Read more...

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Food entitlement act in India soon, says Swaminathan


October 7th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 7 (IANS) India will soon be the first country in the world "to enact a food security entitlement act under which every family below the poverty line ... Read more...

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Up above the world so high, IAF in the sky (Oct 8 is the IAF’s 78th anniversary)


October 7th, 2010 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Starting out as a tactical force on Oct 8, 1932, with six aircraft, an equal number of officers and 19 airmen, the Indian Air ... Read more...

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US seeks $4.4 bn Globemaster deal before Obama visit


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 2 (IANS) The United States and India are working on a $4.4 billion deal for the Indian Air Force to acquire ten C-17 Globemaster transport aircraft ahead ... Read more...

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Canon India teams with FTII to hone film-making talent


September 27th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 27 IANS) Canon India Monday announced a strategic partnership with the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) here to provide a platform to screen a diverse selection of student ... Read more...

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Jet inks $62 mn IT services deal with IBM


September 21st, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) India's premier private carrier Jet Airways Tuesday said it has signed a 10-year business transformation and information technology services agreement with global IT major IBM for $62 million. "We ... Read more...

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UK minister wants unemployed Brit youths to be sent to India


September 19th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): British Cabinet Minister Vince Cable has stirred controversy by suggesting that unemployed young Britons should be sent to India to find work, and jokingly added, that he ... Read more...

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Universal Orlando Decides To Supersize Their Harry Potter Ride For Obese Visitors


September 17th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Universal Orlando is now trying to find out a way of making their popular ‘Harry Potter’ ride enjoyable for all and sundry. They ... Read more...

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Karnataka to be partner state at India Economic Summit


September 14th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 14 (IANS) Karnataka will be a partner state at the India Economic Summit to be held in New Delhi in November. The state was invited to be partner state by the ... Read more...

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A fish that ‘walks’ in water


August 27th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) The angler fish, which is mostly found in the ocean depths, appears to saunter along on four legs on the ocean floor, new pictures have revealed. But the angler ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Punj Lloyd wins five solar power projects from Punjab Government


August 12th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 12 (ANI): Punj Lloyd Group, the global engineering, procurement and construction conglomerate, today announced winning of five prestigious solar power contracts from Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) on complete ... Read more...

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