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‘Desi Boyz’ gets A-certificate, Rohit Dhawan disappointed

November 23rd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) last week viewed two of the most awaited films of the year -- Rohit Dhawan's debut film "Desi ... Read more...

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Tiny 3-D images shed light on origin of Earth’s core

December 17th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Stanford University and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory scientists' new method of capturing detailed, three-dimensional images of minute samples of material under extreme pressures is shedding light on the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scotland announce CWG tennis squad

August 17th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Stirling (Scotland), Aug 17 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Scotland (CGS) and Tennis Scotland Tuesday announced the team for the Oct 3-14 Games in New Delhi. The team comprises doubles specialists Jamie Murray and ... Read more...

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Novel method to speed up output of aircraft engines

May 8th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Complex-shaped components in aircraft engines can be produced quickly and at a reasonable price using selective laser melting, a new study says. Aircraft engine components must perform under ... Read more...

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Doctors in race to get Schumacher fit in time for European GP

August 2nd, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bad Nauheim/Hamburg, Aug 2 (DPA) Michael Schumacher's planned comeback to Formula One for this month's European Grand Prix in Valencia is putting pressure on his doctors to ensure the Ferrari driver is ... Read more...

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Jupiter has rocky and icy core more than twice as large as previously thought

November 26th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Computer simulations have indicated that Jupiter has a rocky core, surrounded by layer of ice, that is more than twice as large as previously thought.The simulations ... Read more...

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Asteroid may have caused New York tsunami 2,300 years ago

November 24th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Scientists have found new evidence suggesting a giant tsunami that crashed in New York City 2,300 years ago, was caused by an asteroid 330 feet in diameter, ... Read more...

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World press body condemns killing of Pakistan journalist

November 11th, 2008 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Nov 10 (IANS) The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemned Monday the killing of a journalist by security forces in the troubled Swat valley in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province.Qari Mohammad ... Read more...

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Earth is softer in the middle than previously believed

January 25th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): A new study by scientists has suggested that the lower mantle of the Earth which is the middle section is softer than previously believed.Conducted by scientists from the ... Read more...

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