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Avoid mobiles at work, Kerala employees told


June 6th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 6 (IANS) To raise efficiency in government offices, the Kerala government has asked all its employees to restrict the use of mobile telephones during work hours.The government order, ... Read more...

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Might see further slash in CRR by RBI: HSBC (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) British banking company HSBC Thursday said it is expecting a slash in cash reserve ratio (CRR) during the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)'s credit policy announcement ... Read more...

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CRR slash a cause for worry: HSBC


April 13th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) The British banking company, HSBC Thursday said it is expecting a slash in cash reserve ratio (CRR) during the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)'s credit policy ... Read more...

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Traffic cops in Lucknow take to ‘gandhigiri’


April 4th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 4 (IANS) Don't be surprised if you see traffic policemen extending roses and eclairs to motorists jumping the red light or breaching other rules. The police have decided ... Read more...

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Ruckus at Employment Exchange, official beaten up


March 16th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 16 (IANS) Angry at the delay in getting employment registration forms, a crowd of young men and women created a ruckus outside the Employment Exchange in Ghaziabad and ... Read more...

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Indian economy may grow at 8 percent in 2012-13: Rangarajan (Lead)


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) India's economy may grow at 7.1 percent this financial year and inch up to 8 percent next fiscal if the global environment turns favourable, chairman ... Read more...

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Real Madrid beat Malaga 3-2 in Copa del Rey


January 4th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 4 (IANS) Reigning Copa del Rey holders Real Madrid fought back from two goals down to defeat Malaga 3-2 in the first leg of their last 16 Copa ... Read more...

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Plot to kill Trinidad and Tobago PM uncovered


November 25th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Nov 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar said Thursday that a plot to assassinate her and senior members of her cabinet has been uncovered, and it ... Read more...

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Trinamool criticism is genuine concern, says Congress


November 4th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Congress Friday sought to underplay the stinging criticism from its ally Trinamool Congress on the petrol price hike and said the government would ... Read more...

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Summer of social networking in Kashmir


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashNew Delhi, Feb.23 (ANI): Kashmiris are watching with great interest the 'Tunisami' that began in Tunisia and is spreading through the virtual and real world. Last year's unrest ... Read more...

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Watching Films At Theatres Will Soon Become History: David Lynch


December 28th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Watching a movie in a theatre is soon going to be a thing of the past as the future will be dominated by internet and movies will be downloaded at a ... Read more...

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How to plan a New Year’s Eve party?


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Year is almost here with us and as it is always done, there will be parties at several places to welcome the year.If you ... Read more...

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Suu Kyi urges U.S. to be careful in Myanmar dialogue


November 20th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by BNO News
RANGOON, MYANMAR (BNO NEWS) -- Recently released pro-democracy activist Suu Kyi on Friday welcomed the U.S.-Myanmar dialogue and called for the U.S. to be practical about it."There are lot of people who ... Read more...

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Can McDonald’s McRib Be Called A Success?


November 19th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The bizarre invention from McDonald’s has been the talk of the town since it was first introduced. The McRib sandwich is now being hailed ... Read more...

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Embracing a ‘normal’ day in Kashmir, traffic jams et al (Feature) (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, Oct 29 (IANS) Traffic jams have, ironically, come to spell a day of normalcy in the Kashmir Valley. They reflect the hustle-bustle of a people out to finish sundry ... Read more...

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Holding on to a day of normalcy in Kashmir (Feature)


October 29th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, Oct 29 (IANS) A hustle and bustle follows the so-called 'normal' days in Kashmir Valley when separatists do not call for any protests and the authorities do not impose ... Read more...

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New way to discover drugs that aid regenerative medicine


July 12th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): A new approach to screening of drugs that target stem cells has been developed, which could eventually help in harnessing stem cells in regenerative medicine.Professor Fiona Watt has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Faster employees inspire colleagues to bolster output


June 16th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 16 (IANS) You wouldn't think that there would be much similarity between a hockey line and an automobile assembly line. However, University of Alberta (UofA) management-science researcher Ken Schultz says ... Read more...

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Conservatives missed majority by just 16,000 votes


May 9th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 9 (ANI): The Tories have missed securing a majority in the House of Commons by just 16,000 votes, an expert analysis of the election results has claimed.According to The Times, ... Read more...

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Sandra Bullock Photographed Hiking Without Wedding Ring


April 21st, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On their website, posted April 19, "Entertainment Tonight" has the following lead line on the Sandra Bullock saga: "In an Entertainment Tonight exclusive, we have obtained the ... Read more...

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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter Speaks Of Dead Dentures In Health Care Summit


February 26th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Feb 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, who had been present at the health care summit which took place on Thursday, Feb 25, managed to draw the attention of ... Read more...

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Christmas Celebrated In A Grand Way At Belmont University


December 24th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec. 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The festive mood has very much arrived with the snowy winter and it is the time to have a gala time, and be imbued with ... Read more...

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Perth Test: Ponting taken to hospital, cleared of break


December 16th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Perth (Australia), Dec.16 (ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting was taken to hospital for x-rays after being hit on the elbow by a brutal Kemar Roach bouncer after lunch on day one in ... Read more...

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Wenger admits he needs to do anger management as well


December 16th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 16 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has admitted that the stress of management has left him feeling like a volcano, which erupted on Sunday when his team performed poorly ... Read more...

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Maharashtra doctors call off week long strike


July 14th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Over 3,500 resident doctors in Maharashtra, after wresting a 48-percent hike in their monthly stipend from the government, Tuesday called off their week long strike. According to Akash Khobragade, ... Read more...

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Sensai Cleansers In News : Miley Cyrus Recommends It On Twitter


July 14th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
Kanebo, which manufactures Sensai cleansers and other beauty products, would be completely elated right now as huge number of new customers flock to the stores and ask for "Sensai Silky Purifying Cleanser". ... Read more...

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Countries barring Mexican pork to face WTO scrutiny


May 6th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 6 (EFE) Mexico has submitted a request to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) asking eight countries to explain why they were restricting access of Mexican pork products to ... Read more...

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Brit art student creates invisible car!


May 2nd, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Ever wished your car turned invisible after being caught jumping the red light? Well, an art student in the UK has actually found a way to make her ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Movie Review : Aa Dekhen Zara (2009)


March 27th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aa Dekhen Zara: Fizzles out mid-wayRating: 2 out of 5*Starring: Neil Nitin Mukesh, Bipasha Basu, Sophie Chaudhary and Rahul DevDirector: Jehangir SurtiRay (Neil) is a down on luck wildlife photographer. ... Read more...

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Ganguly peps up football side Chirag United


November 22nd, 2008 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly, who retired from international cricket early this month, Friday gave a pep talk to I-league soccer side Chirag United.Ganguly, who is the brand ambassador of Chirag ... Read more...

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Calorie restriction may not increase human lifespan as it does in rodents


September 25th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Scientists from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have revealed that calorie restriction, a diet that is low in calories and high in nutrition, may ... Read more...

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Condoms a huge hit with action directors


August 3rd, 2008 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
By Jivraj Burman Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) What on earth do condoms have to do with action movies? Plenty! Condoms are used in large quantities while shooting action scenes showing the villain ... Read more...

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Kerala’s Kasargod district in the grip of fever


June 20th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kasargod (Kerala), June 20 (IANS) Kerala's northern district of Kasargod is in the grip of a viral fever, which has symptoms similar to chikungunya, and as many as 33,254 cases have been ... Read more...

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Is Bollywood’s dry run over?(Weekly Roundup)


June 8th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Khanna New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Even as the entire Hindi film industry has gone into its ritualistic self-congratulatory mode at the much-hyped International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards gala, back ... Read more...

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Hebron - the city of bitter Israeli-Palestinian conflict


May 7th, 2008 - 9:26 am ICT by admin
By Ofira Koopmans Hebron (West Bank), May 7 (DPA) If any place symbolises the bitter, hostile relations between Israelis and Palestinians, it is Hebron. Sixty years after the founding of Israel and the ... Read more...

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