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India offers food aid to Yemen


July 9th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) With a crippling food storage hitting the Arab world's poorest state, India Monday extended humanitarian assistance to Yemen."India and Yemen have traditionally enjoyed close relations. ... Read more...

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PM’s panel to review food storage problem


May 3rd, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) With the government unable to store a bumper crop for the third year in a row, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday appointed a panel ... Read more...

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Exposure to chemical may lead to Down’s Syndrome


September 25th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Exposure to chemical Bisphenol A (BPA), present in plastic water and baby bottles, could harm the fertility of woman's offspring and increase the chances of Down's ... Read more...

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Pringles inventor Fredric J. Baur buried in Pringles can


June 11th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cincinnati, June 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The inventor of the Pringles can Fredric J. Baur, of Cincinnati has been buried in one of the cans. The body of Baur was cremated and part ... Read more...

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Delay in stocking foodgrain in northeast ahead of monsoon


June 3rd, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 3 (IANS) The mountainous northeastern states are anxious over the delay by the central government in building buffer stocks of foodgrain before the monsoon, which is expected to ... Read more...

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Lifting FDI curbs will help India trigger fund inflows: Locke


February 11th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Reducing tariff and non-tariff barriers and lifting restrictions on foreign direct investment (FDI) could help India trigger fund inflows, crucial to help fix the country's creaking infrastructure, ... Read more...

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India will add 17 lakh metric tons of food storage capacity within five years: Thomas


October 15th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.15 (ANI): Minister of State for Agriculture and Food K.V Thomas on Friday said India will add 17 lakh metric tons of food storage capacity within a period of five ... Read more...

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Prime Minister Dr. Singh calls on President Patil


September 20th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.20 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh called on President Pratibha Patil on Monda at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.Both the leader during their 45-minute meet discussed about just concluded ... Read more...

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PM, president discuss Kashmir, CWG


September 20th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday called on President Pratibha Patil and discussed the Jammu and Kashmir situation and preparations for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. ... Read more...

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BJP demands joint parliamentary committee to monitor food storage


April 16th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
Palwal (Haryana), Apr 16 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday demanded formation of a joint parliamentary committee to monitor food storage management through the Food Corporation of India (FCI).The ... Read more...

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Cooperatives to raise food storage capacity across India


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) Monday decided to make efforts to augment storage capacity in the cooperative sector and promote the development of cold storage infrastructure ... Read more...

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Heat turns high-fructose corn syrup into honey bee killer


August 27th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) Heat fosters the formation of a potentially dangerous toxic substance in high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) killing honey bees who had the syrup, says a new study. This may ... Read more...

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Humidity Measurement Seminar to be held in Mumbai on April 3


March 30th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 30 (ANI/Business Wire India): Jupiter Electronics, a leader in process control instruments and marketing pressure, temperature, humidity and air velocity sensors and transmitters will conduct a seminar on 'Humidity Measurement ... Read more...

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Animals that hibernate can avoid extinction


February 20th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): In a new study, it has been found that the reclusive behavior of many animals to hibernate can be a remarkably good way to avoid extinction for ... Read more...

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Major bureaucratic reshuffle in Rajasthan


February 17th, 2008 - 8:04 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, Feb 17 (IANS) The Vasundhara Raje government has carried out a major bureaucratic reshuffle, transferring 49 Indian Police Service (IPS) and three Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers. Wishes of legislators and ... Read more...

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