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‘Love, Lies And Seeta’ sloopy and lacks energy (IANS Movie Review)


May 18th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Love, Lies And Seeta'; Cast: Melanie Kannokada, Arjun Gupta, Lavrenti Lopes and Michael Derek; Director: Chandra Pemmaraju; Rating: **For a moment, imagine yourself as a filmmaker who has been given ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pakistan backs Taliban dreading pro-India Kabul: former CIA analyst


December 6th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 6 (IANS) Pakistan's Army helps the Afghan Taliban in fighting the Afghan government because it dreads a pro-India regime on its western border, according to a former ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Brain tells you whether to stay or go while foraging


June 7th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 7 (IANS) Every creature that forages for food decides at some point that the food source it is working on is no richer than the rest of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IMF approves $36.8 bn loan for Portugal


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a 26 billion euro ($36.8 billion) loan for Portugal to help the country overcome its debt crisis.The Washington-based ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ratings reduce borrowing costs of SMEs: Crisil


April 19th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) A good rating enhances access to funds and reduces borrowing costs of small and medium enterprises by upto 1.25 percent, Credit Rating and Information Services ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hu calls for reform of global monetary, financial systems


April 14th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao, hosting the BRICS summit of five emerging economic powers Thursday, called for the reform of international monetary and financial ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

How migratory butterflies use ‘compass and sunlight’ to find their way


January 27th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): A new study examines how migratory monarch butterflies use an internal compass and skylight cues to navigate from eastern North America to Mexico each fall."In general, this ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Understanding efficacy of current drugs and paving way for new ones


October 22nd, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Scientists at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory and Institute of Molecular Biophysics at Florida State University and researchers at Brigham Young University in Utah are close to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Iran-Turkey deal not enough to stop UN sanctions: EU


May 17th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels/Madrid, May 17 (DPA) Iran's commitment to hand over some of its uranium for enrichment to Turkey is not enough to stop work on tougher UN sanctions, a spokeswoman for the European ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists trying to interpret baby’s bawling


February 25th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Babies bawl aloud to reveal their emotions, but none of the parenting handbooks can tell whether they are feeling hunger or discomfort. To study this behaviour, Japanese engineers ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Coming soon: Emotion detector for babies


February 25th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Parents-to-be can take a breather: It may soon be possible to translate infant cries, all thanks to Japanese scientists who have come up with a statistical computer program ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Saturn moon Iapetus coated with foreign dust: Study


December 11th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 11 (ANI): Scientists at Cornell University have reportedly found foreign dust on Iapetus, Saturn's most bizarre moon.Iapetus is known to have starkly contrasting hemispheres -- one black as coal, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Three US scientists win Nobel Prize for medicine


October 5th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Oct 5 (DPA) Elizabeth Blackburn, Carol Greider and Jack Szostak of the US have won this year's Nobel Prize for Medicine, it was announced in Stockholm Monday. The three scientists solved a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Human touch in gaming to help computers solve complex problems


July 29th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 29 (IANS) A new computer game prototype combines work and play to help solve a fundamental problem underlying many hardware design tasks. Called FunSAT, it could help integrated circuit designers ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New computer game harnesses human intuition to solve complex problems


July 29th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A new computer game prototype, called FunSAT, utilises human ability of intuition to help solve a fundamental problem underlying many computer hardware design tasks.The online logic puzzle combines ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mumbai Indians in a must win situation against Royal Challengers


May 9th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, May 9 (IANS) Mumbai Indians will look to avenge its nine-wicket loss to Bangalore Royal Challengers when they meet them for the second time in the ongoing Indian Premier ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US could invade FATA if Qaeda strikes again: UK expert


April 19th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.19 (ANI): The United States may have shunned plans to deploy troops on Pakistan soil for the time being, but any future terror attack on US or its interests anywhere ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Moderate Islam needs to condemn jihadism unequivocally (Comment)


February 22nd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
There has been an outpouring of sympathy for India from all over the world after the recent Mumbai carnage just like what the US received after 9/11. In recent years there have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Engineers invent cement that can eat globe-warming CO2


January 1st, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): Thanks to an innovation from British engineers, cement, a vast source of planet-warming carbon dioxide (CO2), could be transformed into a means of stripping the greenhouse gas ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists invent laser aircraft refueling


December 9th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): A team of scientists has devised a unique way of refueling aircraft, using a high-powered laser to recharge on-board batteries.A fundamental problem with aircraft is the amount ... Read more...

Posted in National |

NASAs Mars Phoenix Lander in Hospice mode


November 6th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): The life of Mars Phoenix Lander is literally hanging by a thread, with the solar-powered probe running out of sunlight, a condition that is being described by ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Fundamental problem of Pak safe havens for terrorists not going to be solved soon


September 18th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 18 (ANI): Regardless of the recent talks between American and Pakistani Army officials over the US unilateral strikes issue, Washington would continue to launch strikes on Pakistan s ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Now, a virtual Korset to stop killer computer viruses in their tracks


September 10th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 10 (ANI): Tel Aviv University researchers have written a unique software program called the Korset that can stop computer viruses from wreaking havoc on the servers running on Linux, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

US presence fundamental problem for Iraq: Iran


June 9th, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Tehran, June 9 (Xinhua) Iran's topmost leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Monday said Iraq's greatest problem is the presence of US-led forces in its territory. "The most fundamental problem for Iraq is the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Americans’ zero savings rate weakening dollar: Premji


May 28th, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by admin
New York, May 28 (IANS) Virtually zero savings rate among Americans is the basic cause of the weakening dollar, which in turn is adversely affecting Indian IT firms, believes Azim Premji, chief ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Hindraf rally turned Malaysian Indians against government’


May 14th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 14 (IANS) Malaysia's ethnic Indians staged "a silent revolution" against the government, "triggered" by the Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf), during the March general elections, a minister has said. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Lemurs identify each other through moonlight singing


May 7th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (ANI): You might use your singing skills to grab the attention for your loved one, but in case of lemurs the same kind of crooning is used for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UN Security Council condemns Eritrea for hindering peace mission


February 16th, 2008 - 11:55 am ICT by admin
DPA New York, Feb 16 (DPA) The UN Security Council (UNSC) has condemned Eritrea for halting fuel supplies and endangering the lives of UN troops, likely causing a large-scale relocation of the UN ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Thermoelectric materials may be the key to energy savings


November 21st, 2007 - 4:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers are developing new thermoelectric materials for controlling temperatures that could lead to substantial energy savings by allowing more efficient car engines, photovoltaic cells ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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