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US petroleum demand falls

July 21st, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) The overall petroleum demand in the US slipped again in June after edging up in May -- the only month witnessing year-on-year monthly increase in the ... Read more...

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PM promises youth, children access to quality books

March 21st, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Oxford University Press officially celebrated its centenary in India Wednesday with a pledge by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to provide people, particularly the ... Read more...

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Australian services sector expands in January

February 3rd, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 3 (IANS) Activity in Australia's services sector lifted in January after three consecutive months of decline, a survey released Friday by the Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) showed.The ... Read more...

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Students who learn more in kindergarten earn more as adults: Study

August 12th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that students who learn more in kindergarten earn more as adults and are also more successful overall.Harvard University economist John Friedman says he ... Read more...

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Govt. contributes 45m dollars to help Australia win 2018 FIFA World Cup

December 10th, 2008 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.10 (ANI): Australias hopes of hosting the 2018 World Cup have been boosted with the Federal Government announcing 45 million dollars in funding to help with the bid. The unprecedented financial ... Read more...

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Republicans wasted their advantage with sleaze: Expert

November 4th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.4 (ANI): The Republicans had all the advantages with them to sweep this years presidential polls in the United States, but wasted it with sleaze, the editor of The Economist, ... Read more...

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