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Shanghai sperm bank has 100,000 samples


September 10th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 10 (IANS) A sperm bank in Shanghai, which has been in operation for nine years, now contains over 100,000 samples from a total of 3,289 qualified donors.The Shanghai ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Punjab to rehabilitate rescued child labour


May 13th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 13 (IANS) Punjab Labour Minister Surjit Kumar Jayani Sunday said that the state government is launching new schemes to rehabilitate 1,959 child labourers who it rescued in the ... Read more...

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Threats to journalists less now, working conditions still bad: Report


May 3rd, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) On World Press Freedom Day Tuesday, a report by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) said that in comparison to previous years there was less ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Batman’ movies inspire real-world tank design


December 28th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Researchers have taken inspiration from the Batman movies to design seven new conceptual vehicles that may help fight crime.According to technology blog The Engineer, project leader Hisham Awad, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NYC bus drivers get two months paid leave after being spat on!


May 25th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 25 (ANI): Officials have revealed that MTA bus drivers, who were spat on by travellers last year, got an average of two months paid leave after the humiliating experiences.Some ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British troops to use Terminator-like robotic hand to defuse bombs in Afghanistan


October 18th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 18 (ANI): British troops in Afghanistan are set to use a Terminator-like robotic hand to defuse deadly bombs, a move that is expected to reduce battlefield casualties.A revolutionary 90,000-pound ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Trio of pole-climbing robot may save construction workers lives


December 14th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 14 (ANI): Virginia Tech researchers have bagged a grand prize at the 2008 International Capstone Design Fair for creating a trio of pole-climbing serpentine robots that can one day ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Soon, swarm robots to explore space, do dangerous jobs on Earth


August 10th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): The day won''t be far when swarms of robots will be exploring space or doing dangerous jobs on Earth, as it is now possible to create self-assembling ... Read more...

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