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26/11 case: Court begins delivering verdict


May 3rd, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 3 (ANI): A Mumbai Special Court Judge M L Tahiliyan started delivering the verdict of the trial of lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 terror attacks, Ajmal Amir Kasab, here ... Read more...

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26/11 case: Court resumes proceedings


May 3rd, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 3 (ANI): A Mumbai Special Court has commenced proceedings before delivering its verdict on lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 terror attacks, Ajmal Amir Kasab, here on Monday.The trial ... Read more...

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26/11 terror attacks: Mumbai Court to pronounce verdict today


May 3rd, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 3 (ANI): A special court is all set to decide the fate of the lone surviving Pakistani terrorist involved in the 26/11 Mumbai attack, Ajmal Ameer Kasab and two Indian ... Read more...

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26/11 terror attack: Mumbai Court to pronounce verdict tomorrow


May 2nd, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 2 (ANI): A Mumbai Special Court is all set to decide the fate of lone surviving Pakistani terrorist of 26/11 Mumbai attack, Ajmal Ameer Kasab and two Indian conspirators--Faheem Ansari ... Read more...

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GPS operational in 100 Delhi buses, court told


April 16th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The Delhi government Friday told the Delhi High Court that the Global Positioning System (GPS) is operational in 100 buses and would be installed in 1,000 more ... Read more...

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Lion census to be held in Gujarat


April 10th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Rajkot (Gujarat), Apr 10 (ANI): The forest officials here are all set to conduct a comprehensive and methodological lion census at the Gir Forest National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary in Rajkot.A ... Read more...

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Prosecution lauds help of FBI in 26/11 Kasab trial


March 31st, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Wednesday came in for praise from the prosecution in the Mumbai terror attacks trial for its "contribution and cooperation" to the case. In ... Read more...

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Himachal to study causes of road accidents


January 28th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 27 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government Wednesday decided to constitute a committee to find out the causes of road accidents in the state, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said. "We (the ... Read more...

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Coming soon, panic buttons for Delhi’s low-floor buses


January 14th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayank Aggarwal New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Soon, in case of a robbery or molestation inside a low-floor bus in Delhi, the driver or even a passenger may be able to hit ... Read more...

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Gurgaon to get city bus service


December 18th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Dec 18 (IANS) The Haryana government has decided to start a city bus service in Gurgaon which will be based on a Public Private Partnership (PPP). In all, 450 new buses ... Read more...

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Himachal mulling GPS in buses to reduce accidents


December 14th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Dec 14 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government is considering installation of global positioning system (GPS) in the state-run and private buses to reduce the arte of road accidents in the state, ... Read more...

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US Coast Guard rescues cruise ship jumper


December 12th, 2009 - 2:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. Coast Guard has successfully rescued a crew member who allegedly jumped from a Royal Caribbean ship early today as it was sailing into Miami.According to ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg becomes new voice of satellite navigation system


December 2nd, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): The next time you're lost while driving somewhere, rapper Snoop Dogg could be the one to guide you to your destination.The hip-hop star is the new voice of ... Read more...

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Why delay in phasing out Blueline buses? Court asks Delhi


November 12th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday asked the state government as to why there was a delay in phasing out Blueline buses and getting new ones. A division ... Read more...

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Chandigarh turns pink with ‘Tuk-Tuk’ auto-rickshaw


September 9th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 9 (IANS) Moving around the union territory of Chandigarh just got easier. Pink coloured auto-rickshaws christened 'Tuk Tuk', which can be ordered to your doorsteps, were flagged off here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Coming before Commonwealth Games: Mega carpool for Delhi


August 6th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma and Nayan Sakhuja New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) For the Indian capital, where two million car owners use 60 percent of road space but meet only 20 percent of commuting ... Read more...

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South Korean vessel towed by North Korea (Lead)


July 30th, 2009 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 30 (DPA) Seoul Thursday demanded the return of one of its fishing boats which was seized by North Korea after it strayed across the inter-Korean sea border, the South Korean ... Read more...

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Himachal forest guards get trained to use global positioning system developed by US


June 8th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, June 8 (ANI): Forest guards in Himachal Pradesh are being imparted training under Global Positioning System (GPS).Over forty forest guards are being trained by the Forest Department on how to ... Read more...

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Now, motorbikes to fight fire in Delhi


April 13th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Delhi Fire Service Monday introduced a new fleet of motorbikes fitted with fire extinguishers for quick mobility and immediate action in case of any emergency. Modelled on ... Read more...

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DTC asked to install GPS in buses in four months


February 4th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday pulled up the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) for not installing the global positioning system (GPS) in public buses despite its direction in ... Read more...

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Chandigarh police to upgrade capabilities in 2009


January 8th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 8 (IANS) The Chandigarh police is all geared up to enhance its capabilities and to go hi-tech in the year 2009."Recently we have got Rs.94.2 million sanctioned for improvement of ... Read more...

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Russia to set record with 39 space launches in 2009


December 29th, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 29 (RIA Novosti) Russia is planning to conduct 39 space launches in 2009 - the largest number by any country till date - despite the current global financial crisis, the ... Read more...

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Top ten technology breakthroughs of 2008


December 26th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Wired News has outlined a list of the top ten technology breakthroughs of 2008. The top ten technology breakthroughs of 2008 are: 10. Flexible Displays are likely to be ... Read more...

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Scientists map soils on an extinct American volcano


October 21st, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): A team of scientists have conducted sophisticated mapping of the soil landscape on an extinct American volcano.The volcano that featured in the research was the Capulin volcano, ... Read more...

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GPS navigation devices can be fooled into giving wrong directions


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 23 (ANI): Cornell researchers have shown that it is possible to dupe global positioning system (GPS) into providing wrong navigation signals to tell a receiver his/her exact location.GPS ... Read more...

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Elephants powerful rumbles act as GPS to keep herds together


September 12th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): A new study has suggested that elephants have their own global positioning system (GPS), in the form of powerful rumbles, which are mostly too low in pitch ... Read more...

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Canada’s paroled offenders to be monitored through GPS


August 12th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 12 (IANS) Canada will electronically monitor the movement of criminals who have been paroled to ensure that they don't violate their release conditions. Making this announcement here Monday, Public Safety ... Read more...

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Nokia unveils GPS-enabled mobile device for navigation


August 4th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 4 (IANS) Global telecom major Nokia Monday unveiled its first global positioning system (GPS)-enabled mobile device for the Indian market to navigate and map a location of choice. Priced at ... Read more...

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Dubai to have new water taxi service by 2009


August 3rd, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 3 (IANS) This Gulf metropolis is all set to get a new state-of-the-art water taxi service by next year, which aims to ease the traffic congestion on its roads. Scheduled ... Read more...

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NASA developing navigation system for moon (Lead)


July 22nd, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (IANS) Ohio State University researcher Ron Li is leading a team to help humans navigate the moon after being instrumental in designing Mars rovers. During NASA's scheduled moon landing ... Read more...

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US to develop new navigation system for moon


July 22nd, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Xinhua Washington, July 22 (Xinhua) The US space agency, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), is seeking to develop a new navigation system for use on the moon, an official said. The space ... Read more...

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Apple 3G iphone global launch today


July 11th, 2008 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Apple Friday launches the iphone, its latest and fastest touch-screen, in 22 countries, including the US and the UK. India will have to wait till September. Authorities are ... Read more...

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India’s Kabul mission had warned of ‘invasion’ in May


July 7th, 2008 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Indian mission in Kabul, the target of a suicide bombing attack Monday, had itself warned of "compound invasions" on important buildings in the Afghan capital less ... Read more...

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Gurgaon gets hi-tech policing system


June 17th, 2008 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 17 (IANS) Focusing on the IT savvy population of this booming city of malls and MNCs on the national capital's outskirts, the police here Tuesday launched an online system to ... Read more...

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World’s fastest-growing mud volcano collapsing


May 29th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 29 (ANI): The fastest-growing mud volcano in the world, called Lusi, is collapsing and can even cave down to the depths of more than 140 metres, affecting the ... Read more...

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