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Iran would have its own nuclear weapons in two years, warns CIA head


June 28th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Despite the sanctions imposed by the United States, Iran continues to work on its nuclear programme and there is a high possibility of it developing a nuclear weapons ... Read more...

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Iran could have nuclear weapons in two years: CIA


June 28th, 2010 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (DPA) Leon Panetta, director of the CIA, said Sunday that Iran could have nuclear weapons within two years. International nuclear experts believe Iran has enough low-enriched uranium for two weapons, ... Read more...

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Pakistan pushes to be admitted into fold of international nuclear states


June 25th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Reiterating that its nuclear programme meets all international safety standards, Pakistan has once again called for its inclusion in the group of international nuclear states.In a letter, published ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Jimmy Johns Sub For $1 In Chicago


June 11th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Last Thursday, June 1o was Jimmy John's Customer Appreciation Day in Chicago. Jimmy John offered 8 inch sub sandwiches to its customers for as low as $1. The offer ... Read more...

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Nanosponge drug treatment 3-5 times more effective than jabs


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Scientists have found that a delivery system based on a technique called nanosponge is three to five times more effective at reducing tumor growth than direct injection."Effective targeted ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Trial court ‘erred’ in giving Rathore six months: judge


May 26th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, May 26 (IANS) The judge who enhanced the sentence of disgraced former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore to 18 months has said the six-month imprisonment given by the trial ... Read more...

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Spongtech Execs In Prison


May 6th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The powerful execs of the NewYork-based sponge company, Spongtech Delivery System, were detained by the police personnel on the federal allegation that they lied about ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Coconut oil, breast milk potent new treatment for acne


April 15th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) A natural product found in both coconut oil and human breast milk - lauric acid -- could be a possible new acne treatment, research says. A bioengineering doctoral student ... Read more...

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Speak less please, Nitish tells Chidambaram


April 10th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Saturday had some advise for Home Minister P. Chidambaram: don't speak too much about the government's strategy against Maoists. "I respect him ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Badal seeks day-to-day trial of 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases


March 13th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 13 (IANS) Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Saturday sought day-to-day hearing of the over 25-year-old 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases. Badal, who is also the president of Punjab's ruling Akali ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Need to improve infrastructure of courts: Balakrishnan


March 13th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula (Haryana), March 13 (IANS) Chief Justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan Saturday emphasised the need to improve the infrastructure of courts and welcomed the 13th Finance Commission's recommendations to invest Rs.5,000 ... Read more...

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‘Every judgement should have human touch’


February 11th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Every judgement should have a "human touch", outgoing Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Ajit Prakash Shah said Thursday. "The human element should be there in every justice ... Read more...

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Punjab to provide online access to land records


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Punjab will soon become the first state to provide online access to all land records, it was announced Wednesday. The concerned departments are set to complete the Rs.115 crore ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Change that Bihar needs not happening: Rahul Gandhi (Lead)


February 2nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 2 (IANS) Unimpressed with Bihar's growth rate of 11.03 percent, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday said the state remained unchanged and the Nitish Kumar-led government had failed to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Benefits of welfare plans not reaching end-users: Rahul Gandhi


February 2nd, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 2 (IANS) Slamming the Bihar government for its alleged failure to implement central government-sponsored development schemes, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday said benefits of welfare plans were not ... Read more...

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Six released to mark start of speedy justice system


January 27th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A city court here released six undertrial prisoners Wednesday as a start to the project of putting the criminal justice system on a fast track. The plan ... Read more...

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Number of undertrials to be reduced by 2/3rd: Moily (Lead)


January 25th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) What should come as good news for the tens of thousands of undertrials in the country, the government Monday said it would fast-track the criminal justice system ... Read more...

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Number of undertrials to be reduced, says Moily


January 25th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The number of undertrials in jails across the country will be reduced by two-thirds within six months, Law and Justice Minister M. Veerappa Moily said Monday. "Of the ... Read more...

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‘Delay in justice triggers lawlessness’


January 23rd, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 23 (IANS) Delays in the justice delivery system trigger lawlessness, Pakistan's chief justice said Saturday, noting that civilised society cannot survive without the rule of law. "Lawyers are the guardians ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mumbai dabbawalas to take out tableau on Republic Day


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) With clanking tiffin boxes in hand, Mumbai dabbawalas scurry around India's business capital distributing food. Now the group, which is internationally lauded for its efficiency and time ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delayed justice causes violence: Soli Sorabjee


January 13th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Justice delayed forces people to resort to violence and pick up the gun, former attorney general of India Soli Sorabjee said Wednesday. "If you don't get quick justice, ... Read more...

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Rathore case fallout: Court seeks details of VIP cases


January 4th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) As a fallout of teenager Ruchika Girhotra's molestation by former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, the high court here has asked administration in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh to ... Read more...

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IGNOU starts new course in finance


December 24th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Thursday said it has started a new course in financial markets practice which will commence from January. Using multi-media design and ... Read more...

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Paleontologists stumble on poisonous ‘raptor’


December 22nd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) Researchers have stumbled on the remains of the first ever venomous, birdlike raptor that flourished 128 million years ago in China. "This thing is a venomous bird for ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Scientists harness vitamin E to fight cancer


December 13th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): Scientists from University of Strathclyde have devised a novel way to harness natural vitamin E extract that would kill tumours within 10 days.Using a new delivery system, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

IIMs to take decision on online CAT after Dec 7


December 3rd, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are now collating all relevant data on how the technical glitches happened in the online Common Admission Test (CAT) this year and ... Read more...

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CAT students to get another life online, say IIMs (Second Lead)


November 30th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Aspirants who couldn't take the computerised Common Admission Test (CAT) can breathe easy as the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) Monday said the students affected by ... Read more...

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Online CAT finally has a smooth run on day three


November 30th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The competitive Common Admission Test (CAT), which went online for the first time this year, finally got off to a smooth start Monday after two days of ... Read more...

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With crops failing, 3.3 mn people in Bihar risk death by hunger (Special)


November 30th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Sahil Makkar Patna, Nov 30 (IANS) Over 3.3 million people in Bihar risk death by hunger due to a new enemy. A senior official has blamed climate change for this year's drought, ... Read more...

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Portland Water Bureau Issues E.coli Contamination Notice


November 29th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov. 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Portland Water Bureau on November 28, issued a notice to make people aware of the E.coli contamination in drinking water. PWB made a statement saying, "The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New method to turn blood-brain barrier into therapy delivery system


September 22nd, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Researchers at University of Iowa have discovered a way to turn the blood brain barrier into a production and delivery system for getting therapeutic molecules directly into brain ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sikh trust offers free Punjabi lessons to Malaysian city officials


September 1st, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh (Malaysia), Sep. 1 (ANI): Following Perak menteri besar Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir's announcement that state executive councillors might be taught Punjabi, the Punjabi Education Trust Malaysia has offered to give free ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Contract killer’s death penalty converted to life imprisonment


August 31st, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday converted the sentence of a contract killer who had killed a witness six years ago from death penalty to life imprisonment on ... Read more...

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India possesses nuclear deterrence, Pokhran II tests were successful: Navy Chief


August 27th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.27 (ANI): Navy chief Admiral Sureesh Mehta, who is due to retire on August 31, today said that the Pokhran nuclear tests conducted in 1998 were successful, and dismissed claims ... Read more...

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Judges’ meet to discuss quick disposal of cases


August 14th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Amid the growing demand for a law for mandatory disclosure of their assets by the judges, Chief Justice India K.G. Balakrishnan Friday opened a two-day annual ... Read more...

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