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New type of glass to prevent bird crashes

August 12th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) A new type of glass inspired by spider web will prevent hundreds of thousands of birds crashing into car windows and dying every year.The high-tech product ... Read more...

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Chidambaram promises modern hospital for gas victims

June 5th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 5 (IANS) A hospital built for the Bhopal gas disaster victims will be equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Tuesday.Chidambaram said this at a ... Read more...

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Governments monitoring email, China sucked out CBI’s mails: Assange

December 3rd, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange Saturday said governments the world over were curbing personal liberty and individual privacy by continuous monitoring of phone calls and emails ... Read more...

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Astonishing bionic enables blind to see

November 22nd, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) Limited trials of a bionic eye that could restore sight to the blind have produced "astonishing" results, says a new study. The tiny implantable microchip permitted ... Read more...

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German firm to support Maharashtra photovoltaic project

June 17th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) TÜV SÜD, a German multinational, will provide quality assurance services during the realisation of Maharashtra government's a major photovoltaic (PV) power project in Dhule district, an ... Read more...

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German firm held orgy to reward salesmen

May 21st, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Munich, May 21 (IANS/AKI) A unit of German insurance giant Munich Re said it hosted an orgy with prostitutes for some of its salesmen during an "incentive trip" held in ... Read more...

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SAP to develop enterprise software in Hindi

April 14th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 13 (IANS) Global software major SAP plans to develop and localise its enterprise applications in Hindi, the most widely-spoken Indian language, to enable its domestic customers leverage technology ... Read more...

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Pak security agencies averse to aerial survey of Balochistan by foreigners

April 2nd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 2(ANI): Pakistani security agencies have reportedly conveyed their concerns to the government over a proposed aerial survey of the three-billion-dollar Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline route by foreign consultants.Informed sources said that ... Read more...

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SCHOTT to supply 20 MW solar power modules to Indian firm

February 8th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 8 (IANS) SCHOTT Solar, German manufacturer of receivers for solar power plants, Tuesday started delivering 200,000 SCHOTT ASI photovoltaic modules to India's Premier Solar for its solar power projects in ... Read more...

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Bharat Fritz to invest Rs.350 cr for expansion plans

January 25th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 25 (IANS) India's leading machine tools manufacturer Bharat Fritz Werner Ltd (BFW) plans to invest Rs.350 crore over the next five years in capacity expansion, diversification and acquisition to scale ... Read more...

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Space sensor technology makes bolts smarter

December 14th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): With the help of space-sensor technology, German firm Intellifast has developed a bolt with an internal sensor to measure the stress while the bolt is in place.MST Aerospace, ... Read more...

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Bionic eye can restore lost vision

November 3rd, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) A tiny microchip implanted in the back of the eye has been found to restore sight, researchers said.The bionic eye was tested on a group of blind persons, ... Read more...

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Laser show mesmerises all at 2010 CWG closing ceremony

October 14th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): A magnificent laser show lit up the sky today evening during the 2010 Commonwealth Games closing ceremony, mesmerising spectators, sitting inside the packed to capacity Jawaharlal Nehru stadium ... Read more...

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Israeli cyber unit unleashed Iran computer virus

October 1st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) An Israeli military unit that undertakes cyberwarfare is responsible for creating a virus that attacked Iran's computer systems and stopped work at a nuclear power station, an expert ... Read more...

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Compete with China, Modi tells Gujarat’s ceramic industry

September 21st, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 21 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday hoped that the state's ceramic industry will reinvent itself to provide strong competition to China in the global market. He was speaking ... Read more...

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SAIL Bhilai unit to expand capacity, picks up suppliers

September 5th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 5 (IANS) Bhilai Steel Plant, a unit of state-owned Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), will undertake four projects at an estimated cost of Rs.3,800 crore to expand its production ... Read more...

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Google to use ’spy drones’ for street mapping

August 10th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Internet search engine giant Google has plans to use "spy drones" similar to the unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) used in military operations for surveillance and bombing to prepare ... Read more...

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Iran-Russia nuclear plant to be inaugurated in September: Official

August 9th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 9 (DPA) The joint Iran-Russia nuclear power plant in the Gulf port of Bushehr in southern Iran will be inaugurated in late September, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said ... Read more...

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Bosch unveils power tools for lawn and garden upkeep

July 14th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 14 (IANS) Global automotive and industrial products leader Bosh Wednesday unveiled a range of corded and cordless lawn and garden tools, powered by lithium ion technology. "We are offering a complete ... Read more...

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Play Mozart to microbes to speed up sludge breakdown!

June 2nd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 2 (ANI): A German sewage plant is playing Mozart to microbes to speed up waste breakdown.According to the Markische Allgemeine newspaper, the plant is playing classics such as The Magic ... Read more...

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German brewery wins right to market ‘F**king’ beer!

March 30th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): A German firm has been granted the right to market a beer named after the Austrian village of F**king.The brand 'F**king Hell beer' was initially rejected by the ... Read more...

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PM to open Tamil Nadu’s new assembly complex

March 12th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will inaugurate the Rs.425 crore new Tamil Nadu assembly complex Saturday. According to his travel schedule, Manmohan Singh will reach Chennai in the evening ... Read more...

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Lockout in Bosch plant as staff strike for wage hike

March 9th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Automotive component major Bosch Ltd declared a lockout at its Naganathapura plant on the outskirts of the city after employees went on a tool down strike demanding a ... Read more...

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Mercedes to launch AMG Desert Gold in India

January 6th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Mercedes-Benz India showcased two new cars--SLS AMG Desert Gold and the hatchback coupe Concept Fascination-- at the ongoing auto expo here on Tuesday.Wilfried Aulbur, Mercedes-Benz India ... Read more...

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Ruia Group acquires German sealing systems co (Lead)

December 14th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 14 (IANS) Kolkata-based Ruia Group Monday announced it had acquired Germany's leading automotive sealing systems company Henniges Automotive Grefarth GmbH, saying this would help it globally consolidate business in the ... Read more...

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Andrew Yule sells stake in Phoenix

December 10th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) State-owned diversified company Andrew Yule Thursday completed its 26 percent divestment in Phoenix Yule to Germany-based Contitech Group at Rs.63 crore, a senior company official said here Thursday. "The ... Read more...

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Volkswagen, Suzuki stake deal sends Maruti stock up

December 9th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) Maruti Suzuki's scrip shot up 3.82 percent Wednesday after global auto giants Volkswagen AG and Suzuki Motor Corp announced a share swapping deal. As per the partnership, Germany's Volkswagen ... Read more...

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Acid thrown on Goa transport minister’s car

September 28th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 28 (IANS) Even as the stir against the allegedly fraudulent implementation of high security number plates (HSNP) gathers steam in Goa, unknown people threw acid on the state transport minister's ... Read more...

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No business without ‘guanxi’ in China

September 21st, 2009 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
By Andreas Landwehr Beijing, Sep 21 (DPA) "I cannot do business in China without bribing people," the representative of a German company in Beijing complained."At headquarters, they always say we should stay clean ... Read more...

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Magma Fincorp to form joint venture with German firm

July 28th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) Financial services company Magma Fincorp Ltd has signed a joint venture agreement with Germany-based HDI-Gerling International Holding to foray into the general insurance segment in India, a top ... Read more...

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Reliance’s German firm files for insolvency

June 3rd, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Trevira, a Germany-based polyester fibre manufacturer acquired by Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) in 2004, has filed an application in a provincial court in the European country to ... Read more...

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Rooney test drives a 64K pound BMW

April 29th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 29 (ANI): Manchester United football star Wayne Rooney was spotted test-driving a 64,000 pound BMW after reportedly losing a million pound deal with rival motor giant Mercedes-Benz.Rooney, 23, showed ... Read more...

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Spitfire found in Cape Town scrapyard will be auctioned for 2 million pounds

April 19th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 19 (ANI): One of the world's few remaining airworthy Supermarine Spitfires was rusting in a South African scrapyard thirty years ago.But this week its remarkable restoration will be completed ... Read more...

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Iran’s nuclear plant will be operative by year end: Russia

February 6th, 2009 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 6 (DPA) Iran's nuclear reactor built by Russia at Bushehr will be switched by the end of this year, the head of Russia's state nuclear energy agency said Thursday."We are ... Read more...

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Suzlon raises stake in REpower to 73.7 percent

December 30th, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Suzlon Energy, India's largest wind turbine manufacturer, has acquired the first tranche of Martifer group's stake in REpower Systems AG of Germany for approximately euro 65 million ... Read more...

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