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Latin American firm gains control of Dutch telecom


June 29th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, June 29 (IANS/EFE) Latin American wireless giant America Movil has gained effective control over KPN after increasing its stake in the Dutch telecom to 27.7 percent.This latest move ... Read more...

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China to monitor drugs through electronic system


March 1st, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) China will keep track of all drugs prescribed by doctors by 2015 using an electronic monitoring system, authorities said.The system, launched in 2006, applies to 56,000 ... Read more...

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India monitoring Libya situation, offers assistance


August 23rd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) With rebels advancing to take control of Tripoli, India Tuesday said the situation in the North African country should "be normalized by the people of ... Read more...

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Repulsive smell could fight bed bug infestation in homes


April 1st, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sweden, Apr 1 (ANI): A Swedish study has found that repulsive smells could help in combating bed bug infestation in homes.Researchers from Lund and Sundsvall in Sweden discovered that young bed bugs ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan agree to enhance cooperation to control drug trafficking


March 29th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): Expressing concern over the growing menace of Narcotics/Drugs, India and Pakistan have agreed that cooperation between Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of India and Anti Narcotics Forces (ANF) ... Read more...

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Tibetans in exile demonstrate against China in New Delhi


March 9th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 9(ANI): Scores of Tibetans in exile on Wednesday staged a demonstration in front of the Chinese embassy in New Delhi against China.The protestors accused China of violating human rights. ... Read more...

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Political parties oppose audit of annual accounts


October 8th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Political parties are not in favour of audit of their annual accounts by a chartered accountant from a panel appointed by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Malaria funding ‘falling short’ across the world, claims report


October 2nd, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): There is a 60 percent global shortfall in funds for malaria control, according to a report by the UK and African experts.Researchers have reportedly found that only 21 ... Read more...

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India not to recognize Kosovo


August 9th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) A month after the International Court of Justice said that Kosovo's declaration of independence was legal, India has reacted saying it will continue to not recognize the ... Read more...

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Malaria threat as old as humanity


June 18th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A new research, which found that malaria is several thousand years older than previously thought, could help develop new strategies to control the disease.Scientists at Imperial College London ... Read more...

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Molecules that behave like robots created


May 14th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 14 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, researchers have created and programmed robots the size of single molecule that can move independently across a nano-scale track.The development, by Researchers from Columbia ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Himachal fails to use World Bank funds


April 17th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 17 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh, a storehouse of bio-diversity, has failed to utilise 86 percent of forest funds provided under a World Bank-aided project, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Kazakhstan wants revision of ‘flawed’ NPT


April 12th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, April 12 (IANS) With the global Nuclear Security Summit beginning in Washington, Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev has sought a revision of the "flawed" Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) to make it more "effective". Spelling ... Read more...

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Pak has “effective control” over rising militancy: Chinese Foreign Minister


March 8th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 8(ANI): Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi reckons the Pakistan government can to tackle rising militancy in that country.Jiechi also underlined China's determination to deepen the "all weather relations" with key ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Even switched off car engines pollute the environment


February 28th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 28 (ANI): Even if you leave your car at home and catch a bus to work you're doing no good to the environment. A new study says vehicles left in ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh forms committee to implement transport policy


January 14th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 14 (IANS) In order to make road connectivity smoother Madhya Pradesh has formed a four-member committee to implement the new transport policy which was endorsed by the state cabinet in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

464 dengue cases, Delhi Mayor orders stringent action (Lead)


November 5th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) As the national capital Thursday recorded 26 new cases of dengue, taking the total number of cases of the vector-borne disease to 464, Delhi Mayor Kanwar Sain ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

India isolating itself globally on Pakistan: editorial


October 31st, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 31 (IANS) India is isolating itself globally on Pakistan by insisting that Islamabad first eliminate its terror infrastructure before peace talks can resume, an editorial in a leading English ... Read more...

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US can’t with Afghan war with Soviet-style ‘defend the cities’ strategy: Expert


October 29th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Oct. 29 (ANI): The American approach to "defend the cities" in Afghanistan and let the Taliban control the rural areas appears to be more of a delaying-the-defeat tactic than a ... Read more...

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PM rejects Pakistan’s allegation of India funding Taliban


October 29th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 29 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Thursday rejected Pakistan's allegations that India is providing funds to Taliban fighters.Addressing a press conference here, Dr. Singh said: ... Read more...

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Pakistan needs to end terror to talk to India: PM


October 29th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 29 (IANS) A day after extending a hand of friendship to Pakistan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday that no peace dialogue will succeed unless Islamabad cracks down on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Three Maoists arrested in Orissa


October 24th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Rayagada (Orissa), Oct 24 (ANI): Orissa Police arrested three Maoists in Rayagada district on Friday.The militants were picked up from forest areas that fall under jurisdiction of the Gudari police ... Read more...

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Three Maoists arrested in Gaya


October 22nd, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya (Bihar), Oct 22 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Wednesday arrested three Maoists after a gun battle in Bihar's Gaya district.Acting on a tip off, the CRPF troops ... Read more...

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Two Maoists arrested in Orissa during combing operations


October 21st, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Raygarh (Orissa), Oct. 21 (ANI): Police have arrested two Maoists, both in their 20s, during a combing operation being carried out in Halam Gaon of Orissa's Rayagada district.The arrested persons ... Read more...

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Maoist’s brutality continues in Jharkhand


October 21st, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): Panic has gripped Jamua village of Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district following gruesome killing of a fifty-five-year old lady, Mukhi Munda, by the Maoists.Mukhi Munda was killed for ... Read more...

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Arundhati Roy urges Centre to drop armed action against Maoist


October 19th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Noted Human Rights activist and Booker prize winner, Arundhati Roy, on Monday accused the Union Government for harbouring vested interests behind its armed offensive against the Maoists.Addressing ... Read more...

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Civic body conducts first stray dog census in Delhi


October 10th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Keeping in mind the 2010 Commonwealth Games, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has conducted the first census of stray dogs, according to which there are over ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Cops injured in Maoist attack in Vidarbha recovering: Doctors


October 9th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Oct.9 (ANI): The four policemen badly injured in an attack by Maoists in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra are responding to medical treatment, said doctors attending them in Nagpur on Friday.Maoists ... Read more...

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Common experiences provide platform for effective control of vivax malaria


April 27th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
[CNS]: Ways to effectively control vivax malaria are at the centre of this year’s World Malaria Day activities in the World Health Organization (WHO) South-East Asia and the Western Pacific Regions.Representatives from ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hindus ask Australia to urgently develop a “bill of rights”


April 27th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus have asked Australia to create a "bill of rights" as a high-priority.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Australia was one of the few ... Read more...

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Taliban control in Pak: Govt. admits to throwing in the towel


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.23 (ANI): The Pakistan Government appears to have thrown in the towel insofar as attempting to control the surge of the Taliban.Militants affiliated to the outfit have established effective ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan incapable of anti-terror policy, says media


April 8th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) Pakistan is incapable of formulating a policy against terrorism because it blames the scourge on the West, an editorial in a leading English daily said Wednesday, noting ... Read more...

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US says India respects citizens’ rights, but problems persist


February 26th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Even as it noted that the Indian government generally respected the rights of its citizens, the US State Department has expressed concern that there were increasing attacks on ... Read more...

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How bed bugs dodge poisons designed to control them


January 11th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): In a first of its kind study, toxicologists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Koreas Seoul National University have explained how bed bugs develop resistance to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Britain joins US to warn Pak of Indias growing impatience over Mumbai inaction


December 25th, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): Britain has warned Pakistan after the Mumbai terror attacks that India was losing patience and the United Kingdom like the US was worried that lack of cooperation ... Read more...

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