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Talks with ULFA constructive: Home secretary


October 31st, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The government Monday described as "constructive" the formal peace talks it has launched with outlawed group United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA).Home Secretary R.K. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lokpal Bill draft panel has ‘very good’ second meeting


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The second meeting of the joint committee to draft a stringent Lokpal Bill held here Monday was "very good" and with "no difference of ... Read more...

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Broad contours of Lokpal Bill to be finalised by next month: Sibal


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Asserting that broad contours of the Lokpal Bill will be finalised by June 30, Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday described the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pak issues demarche to French, German envoys over ‘terror’ remarks against nation


December 14th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Foreign Office has conveyed its disappointment over the reported remarks of French President Nicholas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel to the envoys of the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Beautiful females must smell and taste like ones too to bag a date


November 24th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): It seems that being a great looking female is just not enough - for her to be attractive, she has to "smell" and "taste" like one too.When it ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Honeybees can give humans a lesson in democracy


October 3rd, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): A Cornell biologist has revealed that when honeybees seek a new home, they choose the best site through a democratic process that humans would do well to emulate.In ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How climate change might impact species’ geographic ranges


June 24th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): A new study by a team of researchers has provided insights into how climate change might impact geographic ranges of species.The study, by researchers led by Jessica Hellmann, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientist unravels invisibility cloak of creatures


January 16th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 16 (IANS) Cuttlefish and chameleons could teach Harry Potter a thing or two about becoming invisible, either as predator or as prey.Roger Hanlon, senior scientist at the Marine Biological Laboratory ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

How 3 broad classes of camouflage body patterns achieve visual deceit


January 16th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by ANI
Washington, January 16 (ANI): A senior scientist at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) has discovered three broad classes of camouflage body patterns by studying the cephalopods, which include squid, octopus, and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New touch-based illusion may help gain fresh insights into perception


July 18th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): A collaboration between experts from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, and McGill University has led to the creation of a touch-based illusion, which may help ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Be transparent, China tells employees


March 25th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Beijing, March 25 (IANS) Chinese government employees were Tuesday urged to be transparent and improve supervisory systems. The edict forms part of regulations China's State Council, or cabinet, has come out with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China issues guidelines for employees


March 25th, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 25 (Xinhua) China's State Council, or the cabinet, Tuesday published regulations for the guidance of its employees. They cover general principles of administration, employees' responsibilities, implementation of decision made and ... Read more...

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