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‘Precipitation, river discharges increase climate change’


September 6th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) Increased precipitation and river discharge in the Arctic Ocean has the potential to speed climate change as it can lower salinity and cause warmer surface temperatures, ... Read more...

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Monsoon finally arrives in Himachal (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 5 (IANS) The delayed southwest monsoon finally reached Himachal Pradesh Thursday, bringing respite to the people. Showers lashed capital Shimla, Dharamsala, Manali and other towns, leading to ... Read more...

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Sweltering Delhi to get monsoon rains this week (Second Lead)


July 2nd, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) As the capital continued to bake in the searing heat, the weatherman Monday held out hope of pre-monsoon showers over the next two days and the ... Read more...

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Southwest monsoon hits Odisha


June 17th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 17 (IANS) The southwest monsoon hit Odisha Sunday after a week's delay, bringing rains to many parts of the state, an official of the local meteorological centre here ... Read more...

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Lack of challenges turn schoolboys cynical


March 2nd, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, March 2 (IANS) Lack of challenges and boredom after three or four years of study turns enthusiastic schoolboys into hardened cynics as they reach higher classes."The school does not ... Read more...

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China to boost maritime cooperation with ASEAN countries


December 17th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 17 (IANS) China will actively push forward maritime cooperation with the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in light of the guidelines on conduct ... Read more...

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Monsoon arrives in Himachal, Met Office says it’s on time


June 25th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 25 (IANS) The southwest monsoon has reached Himachal Pradesh and the weather bureau here says it is well in time."The monsoon hit various areas of the state ... Read more...

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President Patil to visit Laos and Cambodia


September 7th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 7 (ANI): To further advance India's Look East policy, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will be paying a state visit to Laos from September 9 to 13 and Cambodia from ... Read more...

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Monsoon advances further into India


June 14th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The monsoon Monday advanced further into the country and its eastern and western parts are expected to receive rainfall in two to three days, the weatherman said. ... Read more...

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India cheers as monsoon arrives in Kerala (Night Lead)


May 31st, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 31 (IANS) Southwest monsoon, often called one of the most dramatic wind movements on earth that brings over two-thirds of India's rainfall and accounts for over half of its ... Read more...

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Hu Jintao reaffirms importance of China-US ties


May 24th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 24 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao Monday reaffirmed the importance of developing China-US ties, saying that sound bilateral ties contribute to peace, stability and prosperity in the Asia Pacific region ... Read more...

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Sensex crosses 17,000 mark after financial crisis


September 30th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep 30 (ANI): The benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) climbed above 17,000 points on Wednesday for the first time since May 2008.The BSE index rose to more ... Read more...

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Enzyme modification may revolutionise leukaemia treatment


July 29th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): Showing some promise to revolutionise therapies for genetic diseases like leukaemia, a team of Canadian researchers have successfully re-engineered a human enzyme, a protein that accelerates chemical reactions ... Read more...

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Monsoon at Delhi’s doorstep (Lead)


June 30th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The national capital's wait for the monsoon seems to be nearly over with the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting that Delhi will get rain within the next ... Read more...

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15 die as heavy rains lash Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jharkhand


June 29th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): At least 15 people died after heavy rains lashed Uttar Pradesh, parts of Rajasthan and Jharkhand as a delayed Southwest Monsoon advanced to these states on Monday. ... Read more...

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Monsoon hits Kerala a week early, farmers rejoice (Lead)


May 23rd, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 23 (IANS) The The eagerly awaited southwest monsoon hit Kerala Saturday, a week ahead of its normal date, bringing cheer to farmers in the state. The onset of the monsoon was ... Read more...

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Monsoon may reach Kerala by Sunday


May 23rd, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 23 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) Saturday said that conditions were favourable for the onset of monsoon in Kerala by Sunday. The IMD said on its website that the conditions ... Read more...

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Monsoon to hit Delhi week before schedule


June 12th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The southwest monsoon that is the lifeblood of India is progressing fast towards the north of the country. It is likely to hit Delhi a week ahead ... Read more...

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Monsoon ahead of schedule over northwest India


June 12th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): According to the India Meteorological Departments (IMD) latest analysis, conditions are favourable for further advance of monsoon into some more parts of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar ... Read more...

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Monsoon in 2-3 days in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka


May 31st, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) declares onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala today.A press release from the Department declares this in view of strengthening and deepening ... Read more...

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India’s southwest monsoon keeps its date (Lead)


May 31st, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, May 31 (IANS) The southwest monsoon, which brings the eagerly awaited rainy season vital for India's agriculture, set in over Kerala Saturday, within the range of expected onset, bringing relief from ... Read more...

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