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Pakistan wants website filtering system

March 16th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 16 (IANS) Pakistan is looking at having a website filtering system, a move that has come in for criticism from bloggers.Information Communication Technology Research and Development Fund has ... Read more...

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Gene mutations play key role in cause of kidney failure

January 21st, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): A new study has found that mutations in a gene called INF2 are by far the most common cause of a dominantly inherited condition that leads to kidney ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UK govt’s plan to block Internet porn ‘not possible’

December 21st, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): A plan by the British government to block Internet pornography at source has been deemed as not possible by experts.According to the Sunday Times, Culture Minister Ed Vaizey ... Read more...

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Google launches priority inbox, unveils spam killer

September 1st, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) A new feature for its Gmail service will automatically filter the most important messages from spam, Google has announced. Priority emails will be placed at the top of the ... Read more...

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Iran busts US-linked internet spy gang

March 14th, 2010 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 14 (IANS) Iran claimed to have busted a spy racket allegedly linked with the US intelligence agency CIA and arrested 30 people for operating an internet network to gather secret ... Read more...

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Scientists discover gene for devastating kidney disease

December 23rd, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): An important genetic cause of a devastating kidney disease that is the second leading cause of kidney failure in children has been identified, say researchers from Children's Hospital ... Read more...

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Malaysia plans ‘filtering system’ on Internet

August 9th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 9 (IANS) Malaysia plans to introduce a "filtering system" on Internet to cleanse it of pornography, but the authorities have been cautioned against censoring political content. Confirmation about the government's ... Read more...

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How meningococcal bacteria break through body’s natural defence mechanism

May 14th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Scientists at The University of Nottingham claim to have discovered how the deadly meningococcal bacteria avoid the body's natural defence mechanism and attack the brain.Their work attains significance ... Read more...

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Soft-patch device to close hole in heart may prevent recurrent strokes

November 19th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 19 (ANI): Scientists at Rush University Medical Center are using a soft-patch device made of a Gore-tex-type material, often used to make durable outerwear, to close a common hole ... Read more...

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Plutonium leak detected after accident at IAEA laboratory

August 4th, 2008 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
DPA Vienna, Aug 4 (DPA) Plutonium leaked after an accident at a research laboratory at the the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) near Vienna early Sunday morning, the UN nuclear watchdog said. The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Aussie high-speed broadband may boost cyber bullying

May 31st, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , May 31 (ANI): Australia s high-speed broadband network could be misused for cyber-bullying and other online crimes against children, the government has admitted.According to Communications Minister Stephen Conroy, there ... Read more...

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