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West playing India against China in Africa: India

May 23rd, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 23 (IANS) A day before its second summit with African leaders, India Monday ruled out any rivalry with China in its diplomatic and business forays into ... Read more...

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Fighter procurement for dummies: Ashley Tellis does it again! (Part-4)

February 13th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Admiral Arun Prakash New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): Amongst the strategic analysts on the Indo-US horizon, few are as incisive and diligent as Ashley J Tellis. In this context Tellis ... Read more...

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TV channels must be allowed to air biased news programmes: BBC broadcaster

December 20th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20(ANI): Television channels should be allowed to broadcast opinionated and politically biased news programmes, according to veteran broadcaster Sir David Attenborough.Attenborough, who has been broadcasting for the BBC for over ... Read more...

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Impression of Project Tiger to save magnificent animal is a challenge: Ramesh

August 6th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh on Friday said one of the major challenges over the last one-year has been to change the impression ... Read more...

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Federer for goal-line technology in football

June 28th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (DPA) Not a fan of electronic line-calling in tennis, six-time Wimbledon winner Roger Federer, however, is convinced that technology would vastly help refereeing in football. A day after ... Read more...

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‘Tool user’ octopus carries and hides in coconuts

December 15th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): After humans, other primates and birds, octopuses have joined the growing list of tool users-they carry coconuts.The veined octopus under study manages a behavioural trick that the researchers ... Read more...

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Climate summit stalled by most vulnerable countries

December 9th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Copenhagen, Dec 9 (IANS) Island nation Tuvalu led a group of developing countries in a walkout from the Dec 7-18 climate summit here Wednesday, forcing an unprecedented closure of the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Varma replaces ‘Jana Gana’ with ‘Vande Mataram’ in ‘Rann’

December 7th, 2009 - 9:07 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Ram Gopal Varma has replaced controversial song "Jana Gana Mana Rann" with the "Vande Mataram" in the final cut of his forthcoming movie "Rann" and ... Read more...

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Scientists achieve breakthrough in quantum cascade laser output power

December 2nd, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 2 (ANI): Northwestern University researchers have achieved a breakthrough in quantum cascade laser output power, delivering 120 watts from a single device at room temperature.The results are particularly attractive for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How Prince William gained insight into violent street culture

June 21st, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 21 (ANI): Prince William has made it known for the first time how his private meetings with former street gang members helped him pick valuable pointers from them.The royal ... Read more...

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Bilayer graphene to pave way for tunable electronic devices

June 11th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have shown that a form of carbon called graphene has an electronic structure that can be controlled by an electrical field, ... Read more...

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UPA government has fulfilled all its promises: Rahul Gandhi

April 20th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
While addressing an election rally in Lakhimpur (Assam) Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi said “UPA government has fulfilled all promises made to the people five years ago. The government had promised ... Read more...

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Rahul criticises Naidu for ‘neglecting’ agriculture

April 10th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 10 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday criticised Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N. Chandrababu Naidu for his pro-corporate policies at the cost of agriculture. Addressing public meetings as ... Read more...

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Yeast studies provide clue about controlling cholesterol levels

December 3rd, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 3 (ANI): Johns Hopkins researchers say that they have gained significant insights into the mechanism whereby a single-celled fungus regulates its version of cholesterol. Writing about their work in the ... Read more...

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Strong laws needed to fight terror: Rahul Gandhi

September 24th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Jalandhar, Sept 24 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the country needed stronger laws to fight terrorism, but dismissed suggestions for bringing back POTA, saying it was a ... Read more...

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ULFA cadres vouch for peace, but leaders indulge in violence

July 16th, 2008 - 9:05 am ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex Todd and Vaschipem Kamondan Guwahati, July 16 (ANI): The disconnect between the ULFA leadership and its cadres has been an open secret in Assam for quite a few ... Read more...

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What desensitises naked mole-rats to pain revealed

January 29th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, January 29 (ANI): Tiny naked mole-rats do not produce a body chemical called Substance P, which is released by pain fibres that send signals to the central nervous system in mammals ... Read more...

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Liver-gender disruption makes men more vulnerable to liver cancer

January 16th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 16 (ANI): In a study of mice, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, have discovered that the cause behind mens susceptibility to liver cancer is the initiation of ... Read more...

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