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Indian American named to top job in Maryland

August 4th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) A leading Indian American entrepreneur, Rajan Natarajan has been named deputy secretary of state for policy and external affairs in Maryland state.Natarajan, 51, was appointed to ... Read more...

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‘Exotic’ superconductor with metallic surface discovered

November 3rd, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 03 (ANI): A Princeton University-led research team has discovered a new material with a split personality - part superconductor, part metal.The discovery may have implications for the development of next-generation ... Read more...

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Chaulia named vice dean at O.P. Jindal University

October 1st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 1 (IANS) Oxford Universiry alumni Sreeram Sundar Chaulia has been named the first vice dean of the Jindal School of International Affairs at the O.P Jindal Global University in Haryana.According ... Read more...

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Indian-American poised to head the US National Science Foundation

June 9th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9, (ANI): Subra Suresh, the 54-year-old Dean of engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is poised to head the prestigious US National Science Foundation, which funds research in ... Read more...

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Women MPs more successful, qualified than men: Study

March 9th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Even as women are set to get more political power in India, a study shows that women MPs were more successful and qualified than their male counterparts. According ... Read more...

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Maharashtra college principal found dead in office

March 2nd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Solapur (Maharashtra), March 2 (IANS) A college principal was found dead in a pool of blood in his office early Tuesday in Maharashtra's Sangola town, police said. Mahesh V. Bondral, principal of S.J.D. ... Read more...

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Jamia to offer PhD courses on early childhood development

February 15th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Jamia Millia Islamia is setting up a Centre for Early Childhood Development and Research that will offer several courses including a doctoral degree in the subject, with ... Read more...

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Former IIM professor appointed Indian Law Institute director

July 16th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) A former professor with the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, and environment law expert D.S. Sengar was Thursday appointed director of the Indian Law Institute, a ... Read more...

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Noisy motors hushed

May 29th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 29 (IANS) A researcher has come up with a way to hush the noisy whine of air conditioners, industrial equipment, even robots and other devices relying on electric motors. Greg ... Read more...

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Ants promptly dispose off dead to protect colony

May 6th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Ants promptly dispose off their dead to protect the colony from infection. But how do they know an ant is dead? The understanding among entomologists (who study insects) was ... Read more...

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Fever can briefly lighten autism symptoms

December 8th, 2007 - 8:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 08 (ANI): A new study has found that fever can briefly improve the behaviour of children with autism.The researchers presume that this happens because fever restores nerve cell communications in ... Read more...

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