ethnic origins

Quarter of Australians ‘racist’ towards Asians: Poll


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Feb 23 (ANI): Almost half of Australians have anti-Muslim sentiments, while nearly 24 percent have a negative attitude towards Asians, the biggest survey ever done on racism in the country has ... Read more...

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Knighthood for feisty Indian-origin judge


December 31st, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Dec 31 (IANS) Britain's first Indian-origin judge - a man known for his outspoken and uncompromising views - was Thursday named for the country's topmost honour.Judge Mota Singh, ... Read more...

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British property agents keeping out East European tenants (Second Lead)


August 4th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Encouraged by landlords, British property agents are illegally keeping out prospective east European tenants from renting properties, the BBC reported Tuesday. It echoes similar problems in India, where ... Read more...

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East Europeans blocked from renting property in Britain (Lead)


August 4th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Sometimes encouraged by landlords, British property agents are keeping out prospective east European tenants from renting properties, the BBC reported Tuesday. The finding echoes similar problems in India, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

East Europeans blocked from renting property in England


August 4th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Sometimes encouraged by landlords, British property agents are keeping out prospective east European tenants from renting properties, the BBC reported Tuesday. Housing agents in Boston, a seaside town in ... Read more...

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Manipulation of religion should be prevented: Religion Congress (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 1 (IANS) Politicians and civil society around the world were Wednesday urged to "counteract" the manipulation of religions or religious differences for political ends to preserve the unity ... Read more...

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Ears’ in-built passwords may help curb call-centre, banking frauds


April 14th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): Human ears have a quality that may one day help boost the security of call-centre and telephone-banking transactions, and reduce the need for people to remember numerous identification ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pak journalists propose code of ethics for media


September 9th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 9 (ANI): The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has invited comments and suggestions on a draft code of ethics adopted at a recent international media summit attended by ... Read more...

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Unlocking long-sealed cave may solve Mexican pyramid mystery


July 14th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): A team of archaeologists are all set to open a long-sealed cave under a Mexican pyramid in the hope that it will unlock the mystery of one ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indian researchers examine genetic status of Arunachal Pradesh tribe


July 2nd, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the Indian Statistical Institute has examined for the first time the genetic status of sub-tribes of a Tibeto-Burman-speaking tribe of Arunachal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Malaysia diverting Indian issue: dissident leader


March 24th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 24 (IANS) Malaysia's decision to sign a pact with India to protect workers of Indian origin is meant to prevent New Delhi from coming to the aid of Malaysians of ... Read more...

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Six cups of coffee a day could cut skin cancer risk by 30 per cent


November 14th, 2007 - 10:20 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Health |

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