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India, Belgium to seal railway cooperation pact


August 1st, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Belgium, a founder of the 27-nation European Union, is set to seal a pact with India Thursday that seeks to leverage its expertise in developing ... Read more...

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Oldest living organism - seagrass discovered


February 8th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Australian scientists have discovered the world’s oldest living organisms – seagrass. They inhabit more than 2000 miles ranging from the country of Spain to Cyrus. The scientists ... Read more...

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Giant Olympic Rings unveiled at Channel Tunnel


December 21st, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) A giant set of Olympic Rings was unveiled above the entrance to the Channel Tunnel in north France, which is one of the most important gateways ... Read more...

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Russia switches on missile detection radar


November 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Nov 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russia has turned its missile detection radar on in response to US and NATO’s effort to install missile shield in Europe. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev was in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Time travel with fairies and dollmakers (IANS Book Review)


November 20th, 2011 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Book: "The Dollmakers' Island"; Author: Anuradha Kumar; Publisher: GyaanaBooks; Pages: 240; Price: Rs 225In "The Stone Raft", Portuguese author Jose Saramago writes about the Iberian peninsula breaking off from the European ... Read more...

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India-Europe flights unaffected as of now (Lead)


May 25th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Indian air carriers Wednesday reported no cancellation of flights to Europe where volcanic ash from Iceland has grounded about 500 flights in Britain alone and ... Read more...

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India-Europe flights unaffected as of now


May 25th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Indian air carriers Wednesday reported no cancellation of flights to Europe, despite volcanic ash from Iceland grounding about 500 flights in Britain alone and covering ... Read more...

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Usher’s Respiratory Illness Irks Fans In Berlin


January 15th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Usher has angered many of his fans. From sinus complications to that of upper respiratory disorder, the singing star and actor has not been well for a few days now. ... Read more...

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Fire At A Former Death Camp Of The Nazis In Poland Destroys The Shoes Of The Holocaust Victims


August 11th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Polish bureaucrats have mentioned that a fire had erupted recently during the night in one of the barracks of the previous death camp of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Australia in denial over World Cup soccer snub


January 27th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 27 (DPA) Football bosses denied Wednesday that Australia's hopes of hosting the 2018 World Cup were all but lost after FIFA president Sepp Blatter spoke about the "movement to make ... Read more...

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European immigration officials plan job portal


December 2nd, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 2 (IANS) Immigration officials from Europe and Asia have recommended a multinational portal on the European job market to tackle increasing illegal migration across the globe. One of the ... Read more...

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Intensive land management ruins Europe’s carbon sinks


November 28th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) The forests and grasslands of Europe could have absorbed 19 percent of the global-warming greenhouse gases emitted by the continent, if intensive land management had not ruined this ... Read more...

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Last duck-billed dinos lived in European continent before mass extinction


November 6th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 6 (ANI): In a new research, Spanish scientists have determined that the hadrosaurs, the so-called 'duck-billed' dinosaurs, were the last of their kind to inhabit the European continent before disappearing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kevin Costner bars family from travelling over swine flue fears


October 30th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 30 (ANI): Kevin Costner has ordered his family not to visit him while he is away on tour over swine flue fears.The two-time Oscar-winning actor is presently hopping the European ... Read more...

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Madonna to spend just 3 weeks with Malawi tot Mercy before world tour


June 15th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 15 (ANI): Madonna will spend less than three weeks with her newly adopted daughter Mercy, before she jets off on her world tour from New York.The Queen of Pop, ... Read more...

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Iran eyes gas deal with Europe


January 29th, 2009 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 28 (Xinhua) Iran is interested to discuss a deal to supply gas to the energy-hungry European continent, the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Wednesday, quoting a senior official. "Iran ... Read more...

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Brit youths have ”lowest levels of belonging” in Europe


January 25th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 25 (ANI): British youths feel most estranged as compared to their European counterparts, reveals a new study. According to the European happiness league table, Brits between 16- to 24-year-old age ... Read more...

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‘Goa most expensive tourist destination in India’


October 2nd, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 2 (IANS) Goa, one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, is also becoming the most expensive destination in the country, say tour operators. Rising ... Read more...

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Stone Age skeletons uncovered during tube tunnel excavations in Istanbul


August 12th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, August 12 (ANI): Skeletons of Stone Age humans, more than 8,000 years old, have been unearthed during tube tunnel excavations in Istanbul, Turkey, which shed light on prehistoric periods of ... Read more...

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Digital model of Europes crust developed


May 1st, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new digital model of Europes crust, which would help in understanding the many millions of years of development of the European Continent.The model ... Read more...

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Young Brits are Europes top cocaine users


November 23rd, 2007 - 5:03 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 23(ANI): A recent survey has indicted that across the European continent, young Britons are the keenest to try out the Class-A drug cocaine.The Annual EU-funded survey by European Monitoring Centre ... Read more...

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