Sun’s ‘killer flare’ won’t end earth in 2012: NASA

November 13th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 13 (IANS) For all the doomsayers predicting that the world will come to an end in 2012, at least one of the potential reasons for earth's destruction has ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

1950 - 2010: The Indian republic has much to be proud of (Comment)

January 24th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Soon after the Indian National Congress, at the forefront of the country's independence movement, adopted the 'purna swaraj' or complete independence resolution at its Lahore convention on New Year's Day ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress at 125 - defied doomsayers to reach commanding heights (Comment)

January 2nd, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli In the Congress's centenary year in 1985, Rajiv Gandhi delivered his famous "brokers of power" speech in Mumbai, castigating the party for converting a "mass movement into a feudal ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

One-day cricket suffering from low attendance

January 17th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) It's no secret that Twenty20 cricket has taken a toll on the popularity of One-dayers and this fact has been demonstrated in the ongoing series between Australia and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

I am a better leader now, says Smith

December 13th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 13 (ANI): Graeme Smith, who became South Africas youngest captain in 2003, has said that he is still trying to prove himself and is a better leader now.I think ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Murdoch attacks newspaper doomsayers

November 18th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov.18 (ANI): Media baron Rupert Murdoch has rejected the notion that newspapers will lose their relevance due to the Internet revolution. Tearing into the "doom and gloomers" who have been predicting ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Doomsday collision set for early next week!

September 17th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 17 (ANI): The first collisions between subatomic particles will take place in the giant Large Hadron Collider (LHC) next week, among fears that it might create a doomsday-like scenario ... Read more...

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Report card on Manmohan Singh: clean and good man, but not decisive(Four years of UPA government)

May 20th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
By Monobina Gupta New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Soaring food prices are pounding the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government as it completes four years in office Thursday. But, notwithstanding the uncertainty ahead ... Read more...

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