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Dubai, cricket and drama on bookshelf (IANS Books This Week)

November 10th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Sift through a book case of an exciting variety this weekend.1. "Dubai, The Making of a Megapolis", Written by Pranay Gupte; Published by Penguin India; ... Read more...

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PM announces Rs.95 crore grant to restore Visva-Bharati on Tagore anniversary

May 7th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday urged people to imbibe the ideals laid down by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and "rise above the desert sands ... Read more...

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Civil war could split Libya into two parts

March 13th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar.13 (ANI): As Libya plunges into civil war, it seems that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is desperate to remain in power and may allow the country to be split in two so ... Read more...

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Snake-like robo discovers how lizards swim through the sand

February 25th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Scientists have successfully found how lizards manage to swim their way through desert sands.Using a snake-like robot, the researchers at the Georgia Institute Of Technology in the U.S. ... Read more...

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2,500 yr old vanished Persian army may have been found in Sahara desert

November 10th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 10 (ANI): Italian researchers have suggested that hundreds of bleached bones and skulls found in the desolate wilderness of the Sahara desert may be the remains of a long lost ... Read more...

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Britain’s nuclear strategy may cause destruction of Kalahari Desert

November 9th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 9 (ANI): Reports indicate that the hidden cost of Britain's new generation of nuclear power could be the destruction of the Kalahari desert in Namibia and millions of tonnes of ... Read more...

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Rhapsody 2008 - a symphony of different cultures for medical professionals

December 12th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
By Shobha ShuklaA thing of beauty is a joy forever, and yet we have ‘no time to watch at beauty’s glance, and see how well her feet can dance’.Well, this is the ... Read more...

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A journey across Europe to Timbuktu in a chocolate-powered car!

November 24th, 2007 - 5:16 pm ICT by admin
London, November 24 (ANI): A pair of British adventurers have begun a journey across Europe and west Africa in a Ford Iveco Cargo lorry, powered by a fuel made from waste chocolate.Andy ... Read more...

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