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Meteorologists declare Libya’s world temperature record invalid


September 14th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by BNO News
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Death Valley in California was on Thursday recognized as having posted the world's hottest temperature after an international team of experts ruled the previous record set in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

UAE participates in ILO conference


June 1st, 2012 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, May 31 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) participated in the opening ceremony of the 101st session of the International Labour Conference (ILO) here Wednesday.The UAE was represented ... Read more...

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Narendra Sarila, Mountbatten’s aide and diplomat, passes away


July 8th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Narendra Singh Sarila, former aide de camp to Lord Mountbatten, India's last viceroy, and former ambassador to France, died Friday after a prolonged illness at ... Read more...

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Has the ‘God Particle’ been found?


April 26th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A leaked memo which ended up on the Internet has raised the hopes of scientists that ‘God particle’ might exist after all. The subatomic particle which ... Read more...

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Has the ‘Big Bang’ machine detected the elusive ‘God particle’?


April 23rd, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): It is making rounds among the physics community that the world's largest atom smasher may have detected a long-sought subatomic particle called the Higgs boson, also known ... Read more...

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New exotic particle pops up during LHC experiments


March 29th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): The question of why the universe started out with more matter than antimatter has haunted physicists for years.Now, a new study using data from experiments performed at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Henry Higgins was born with ability to correct Fair Lady Eliza’s accent


March 16th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): Henry Higgins was born with the ability to correct My Fair Lady's Eliza Doolittle's accent, suggests a new study.The new research, therefore, suggests that a person's ability to ... Read more...

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Australia’s green car completes world tour in $400


February 28th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 28 (IANS) A two-seater renewable energy vehicle crossed the finish line of a global zero emissions race covering 16 countries and 30,000 km in 80 days in only $400.The Google-sponsored ... Read more...

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Making rain? Rubbished idea that may work


January 31st, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) At the height of the Vietnam War, soldiers who heard US aircraft flying high over the Ho Chi Minh trail might have feared bombs were about to fall ... Read more...

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Ban Ki-moon condemns UN HR official for ‘US orchestrated 9/11 terror attacks’ claim


January 26th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned one of the organisation's human rights officials for suggesting that the US had masterminded the 9/11 terrorist attacks.Richard ... Read more...

Posted in World |

President Ahmadinejad says Iran has become a nuclear state


December 29th, 2010 - 1:33 am ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) -- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Tuesday said that Iran has become a nuclear state despite international sanctions, the state-funded Press TV reported."The United States and its allies have ... Read more...

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Nevada “Human Rights Day” event opened with Sanskrit mantras


December 12th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 12 (ANI): "Human Rights Day" was celebrated near the City Hall in downtown Reno (Nevada, USA) on December 10.Hindu statesman Rajan Zed opened the event by reading "Gayatri Mantra", ... Read more...

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Antimatter atoms trapped and stored for the first time


November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): An international team of scientists working at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research near Geneva, Switzerland, has for the first time trapped and stored atoms of antimatter.Scientists ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Aircraft bomb find ‘could mean the end of in-flight Wi-Fi’


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Last week's discovery of explosive packed in laser printer cartridges connected to a mobile phone could mean the end of Wi-Fi connections for passengers in flights.A cellphone connected ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why did Adolf Hitler’s deputy Rudolf Hess come to Britain?


October 26th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): A new book has shed light on one of the enduring mysteries of World War Two-why did Adolf Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess come to Britain?The new book-Rudolf Hess: ... Read more...

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Indian neutrino lab to have world’s biggest magnet


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): India is set to start work on a 250-million-dollar underground laboratory, called the Indian Neutrino Observatory (INO), which will be built in the Bodi West Hills Reserved Forest ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Global disparity in broadband access should go: Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stresses


October 21st, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 21 (ANI): Eminent Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has stressed the urgent need of bridging the continuing broadband divide among developed and developing countries.In a statement in Nevada (USA) today, ... Read more...

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Joan Sutherland Passes Away At Geneva


October 12th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Geneva, Oct 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It came as a real shock to the fans of Joan Sutherland when her family announced yesterday that the legendary singer passed away at her ... Read more...

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Large Hadron Collider offers clues about infant universe


September 22nd, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): It looks like the big bang machine or the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is living up to its name-it is giving clues of what may be the ... Read more...

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LHC surpasses rivals with first result


September 15th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Researchers at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in CERN, near Geneva, Switzerland, are all set to release the first result that surpasses the abilities of rival particle ... Read more...

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Hackers perform first ‘invisible attack’ on quantum cryptographic systems


August 30th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Hackers have performed the first 'invisible' attack on two commercial quantum cryptographic systems.They have fully cracked their encryption keys using lasers on the systems, without leaving any trace ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oz university students set for electric-vehicle race around the world


August 19th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 19 (ANI): A team of students from the University of South Australia is taking part in a race around the world in an electric-vehicle called TREV (Two-seater Renewable Energy Vehicle). ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus laud Lutheran World Federation for its call to other religions of developing ‘common vision’


July 23rd, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 23 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Lutheran World Federation (LWF) for its call to different religions to develop a common vision of solidarity, respect, justice, and compassion.According to reports, LWF ... Read more...

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LHC sets new beam collision record


June 28th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world's highest-energy particle accelerator, has produced a record-breaking particle collision rate - almost two times the previous rate.According to physicist Andrei ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hindus greet new World Communion of Reformed Churches & urge interfaith dialogue promotion


June 27th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 27 (ANI): Hindus have sent greetings and good wishes to newly constituted World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) and its President Jerry Pillay.World Alliance of Reformed Churches and Reformed ... Read more...

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Gandhi’s fan Shakira welcomed to Bollywood


June 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 19 (ANI): Indo-Americans have welcomed renowned recording artist Shakira's, who is reportedly peace icon Mahatma Gandhi's fan, reported venture into Bollywood.Acclaimed Indo-American statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement ... Read more...

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Commercial quantum cryptography system hacked


May 22nd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Scientists have succeeded in completely hacking a commercial quantum encryption system for the first time ever.Theoretically quantum cryptography - using quantum systems to encrypt information securely - is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New clue to explain our existence


May 18th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 18 (ANI): Scientists say they have come across a clue that could help explain why the universe is comprised of matter and not antimatter.According to the researchers, arriving ... Read more...

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Soon, lasers may trigger showers on demand


May 3rd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Shooting lasers into the air can elicit the formation of water droplets, and scientists claim that the technique could one day help to induce rain artificially.For a ... Read more...

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Astrophysicists looking for evidence of dark matter


April 18th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Astrophysicists are looking everywhere - inside the Large Hadron Collider, in deep mines and far out into space - for evidence of dark matter, which makes up ... Read more...

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US Court of Appeals affirms the sentence of former prosecutor


April 16th, 2010 - 3:34 am ICT by BNO News
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (BNO NEWS) – The United States Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction and prison sentence of a former Massachusetts state prosecutor involved in a stolen art case, prosecutors said on ... Read more...

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Atom Smasher Creates Record


March 31st, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Geneva, Switzerland, Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For years scientists have been trying to find the exact happening which led to the birth of the Universe. However, according to many scientists ... Read more...

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Large Hadron Collider gets research programme cracking


March 31st, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) Beams collided at seven trillion electron volts in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, as the research programme got underway ... Read more...

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Earth’s Biggest Bang Awaited By Physicists


March 24th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Geneva, Switzerland, March 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a long wait the ultimate day for the scientists dealing with the big bang is only few days away. According to reports the ... Read more...

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Beluga Sturgeon Endangered Due To Overfishing


March 21st, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Geneva, Switzerland, March 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the findings of a conservationist group, the species of sturgeon called beluga is moving towards the path of extinction rapidly. This is ... Read more...

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