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Dubai to get ‘green lab’ running on solar power


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 23 (IANS/WAM) The emirate of Dubai will soon have a "green laboratory" that will run on solar power as part of the UAE government's vision to introduce the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Land bank, affordable housing scheme in Ghaziabad


June 26th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 26 (IANS) Land bank will be created for various residential and commercial projects here and its acquisition process will be streamlined, the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) said Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Laser wipes paper clean for reuse


May 20th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Engineers have developed a way of using lasers to remove ink from paper so it can be reused in printers and photocopiers. The new technique could ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Nandana, Mantena part ways, say they’ll team up for film


May 15th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Actress Nandana Sen and producer Madhu Mantena have ended their nine-year-long relationship. The former is shifting to New York and the couple felt that a long-distance ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Punjab to complete river cleaning project by 2013


April 27th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) An ambitious Rs.2,332-crore project to clean the rivers of Punjab would be completed by December 2013, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said here Friday.Badal, during a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

South Korea, China, Japan sign food security pact


April 16th, 2012 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, April 16 (IANS) South Korea, China and Japan have agreed to work together to ensure food security and enhance their trade in agricultural products.The three neighbouring northeast Asian countries ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan-US ties face profound, existential problems’


March 21st, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 21 (IANS) There can be no worse indication of the state of Pakistan-US ties than Washington refusing to apologise for the deaths of soldiers in a NATO ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Japan experts to conduct study on Chilika lake dolphins


March 13th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 13 (IANS) A team of scientists from Japan Tuesday began studying the underwater behaviour of the endangered Irrawaddy dolphin in the world-famous Chilika lake, a senior state official ... Read more...

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Railways to improve services in Chhattisgarh


February 8th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 8 (IANS) Rail connectivity will be improved in the interiors of Chhattisgarh, particularly in the Maoist-hit Bastar region, Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi said Wednesday."Railway is determined to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tamil Nadu’s Arasu cable TV mulls Chennai operations


November 22nd, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 22 (IANS) The state-owned Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation (TNACTV) is exploring the feasibility of starting its services in the state capital and has sought details from ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Pakistan’s granting MFN status to India will improve trade ties’


October 14th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) Pakistan's decision to grant Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India will help improve trade ties, said a daily Friday.Pakistan has, in principle, decided to grant ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

BJP blames Chidambaram for Telangana crisis


September 27th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday blamed Home Minister P. Chidambaram's "misadventure" for the Telangana crisis in Andhra Pradesh."There is a complete crisis in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Dan Aykroyd keen to start work on ‘Ghostbusters 3′


August 26th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Dan Aykroyd is really keen to start work on the movie Ghostbusters 3 and is also hoping that it could be released as early as ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Parliament panel slams defence forces on gender issues


August 17th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) A parliamentary committee Wednesday came down heavily on the army, navy and the air force on issues of gender equality, saying the armed forces have ... Read more...

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Bhopal, Indore to get Metro


August 3rd, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 3 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh's capital Bhopal and business hub Indore came a step closer to getting Metro rail networks with Delhi Metro agreeing to give detailed reports on ... Read more...

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New post created to guard Kerala temple treasure


July 26th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 26 (IANS) Kerala Tuesday created a new post of the rank of a superintendent of police to specifically protect the treasure estimated at Rs.1 lakh crore found in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Government may engage outside agencies to trace tax evaders


June 8th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) In a bid to tighten the noose on tax evaders, the government is likely to engage outside agencies to locate the whereabouts of untraceable assessees ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indo- Pak Secretary level talks could yield significant trade benefits: US


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
ZCZCANI (S. Asia)Islamabad, May 2(ANI): The U.S. has termed the recently concluded Indo- Pakistan Home and Commerce Secretary level talks as "very positive", and expressed the hope that a breakthrough reached at ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak agrees granting ‘most favoured nation’ status to India would spur trade relations


April 29th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 29(ANI): Pakistan has agreed that granting the most favoured nation (MFN) status to India would spur the expansion of their bilateral trade relations.At the 5th round of Indo-Pak talks on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Egypt mulls transferring Mubarak to prison hospital


April 22nd, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 22 (IANS/AKI) Egypt's Attorney General Abdel Meguid Mahmoud Thursday ordered prosecutors to examine the feasibility of transferring toppled president Hosni Mubarak to Tora prison's hospital in Cairo, Al-Masry ... Read more...

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Technical group to study Mumbai’s coastal road proposal


April 15th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 15 (IANS) The union ministry of environment and forests will constitute a technical group to study the feasibility of a coastal road project for the city.Minister for Environment ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

NZ cricket ‘blown away’ by ICC generous cash relief


April 5th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Apr 5 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) generous donation of one million dollars to help New Zealand Cricket build its new office, which was destroyed by earthquake, has "blown away" ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Japanese govt. discussing ways to bring tsunami hit Fukushima nuke plant under control


March 30th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 30 (ANI): The Japanese government is reportedly considering adopting new measures to prevent the earthquake-cum-tsunami hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant from further spreading radioactive particles.The Kyodo news agency quoted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Screening can spot heart conditions in healthy kids


March 18th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) A relatively low-cost screening might help identify children who are at risk of sudden cardiac arrest, possibly preventing childhood death.A pilot study in healthy children and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Casg flow in Tamil Nadu during polls a challenge: official


March 14th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 14 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) will take stringent action to check "cash for votes" during Tamil Nadu assembly elections as the flow of money in the state ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

NGOs to keep tab on politicians’ tall promises


March 14th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 14 (IANS) Watch before you promise is the message for politicians. A group of NGOs in West Bengal is going to scan manifestos of all parties, sensitise people ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bone marrow stem cells may provide treatment for brain injuries


March 11th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Scientists have safely used stem cells derived from a patient's own bone marrow in pediatric patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI).This was part of a Phase I ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

TRAI recommends over six-fold cost for 2G spectrum


February 9th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): In tune with the estimated loss pointed out by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) in the 2G spectrum scam, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of ... Read more...

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Ranchi to get three flyovers for smooth traffic


January 21st, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Jharkhand government Friday decided to seek feasibility and project reports for construction of three flyovers in the state capital to ensure smooth traffic movement."Chief Minister, Arjun Munda ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Karan wants ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham’ sequel: Big B


December 26th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) He brought together the three biggies of Hindi cinema - Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan - in his blockbuster hit "Kabhi Khushi Kabhie ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dalai Lama won’t exit any time soon


November 26th, 2010 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Dharamsala, Nov 26 (IANS) Even if the Dalai Lama decides to quit public life, as he indicated recently, his aides say the entire process is likely to take about a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Exercise may benefit patients with deep vein thrombosis


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A six-month exercise training program designed to increase leg strength, leg flexibility and overall fitness may improve post-thrombotic syndrome, a frequent, chronic complication of deep vein thrombosis, suggests ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jamia submits report on Gurgaon rainwater harvesting


October 11th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Jamia Millia Islamia University Monday submitted a draft master plan on feasibility of rainwater harvesting for Gurgaon.According to a press statement, the university has submitted a ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Pentagon says global cyber war is just beginning


October 6th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 6 (ANI): The Pentagon and its NATO allies are looking at how to improve their defenses against a cyber war, but the basic question of how to define a cyber ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Army hands over footbridge near Nehru stadium (Lead)


October 1st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) The Indian Army has built in record time a footbridge near the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and handed it over to the Commonwealth Games organisers, an official said ... Read more...

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