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Startup Village inks pact with Finland’s ACE


September 7th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi Sep 6 (IANS) India's first Startup Village, the only telecom incubator, Friday sealed a technological collaboration with Finland's hi-tech hub Aalto Centre for Entrepreneurship (ACE), giving a cutting edge ... Read more...

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Students’ ideas ready for incubation in Kerala


September 5th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 5 (IANS) Making a wheelchair follow your instructions to calling an auto-rickshaw with a text message are among the many projects by Kerala's students lined up for incubation.The ... Read more...

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Indian elected global nuclear operators group chief


June 21st, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) S.K. Jain, the former chairman and managing director of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) was elected as the chairman of governing board of World ... Read more...

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Indian nuclear scientist to head Tokyo centre


June 21st, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Indian nuclear scientist S.K. Jain has been elected chairman of the Governing Board of World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO), Tokyo Centre, an official said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka Cricket to trim staff by 60 percent


June 7th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka's cricket governing board has decided to reduce its staff by 60 percent to reduce losses and improve management, the sports ministry said here Thursday.Sri ... Read more...

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IAEA to meet Iran over access to n-site


June 4th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The UN nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), and Iran have scheduled a meeting for June 8 to get access to the Parchin ... Read more...

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India-born professor donates sustainability award money


May 11th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) India-born professor Kamal Bawa has donated the entire prize money of one million Norwegian Kronor (about Rs.10 million) from the world's first major international sustainability ... Read more...

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Mumbai businessman offers silver throne for Shirdi Saibaba (With Image)


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Shirdi (Maharashtra), March 23 (IANS) On the occasion of Gudi Padva, the Maharashtrian New Year, a Mumbai businessman offered a donation of a 40-kg silver throne for Saibaba here Friday.According ... Read more...

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Amartya blames ‘bureaucratic control’ for delay in Nalanda varsity


October 8th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Noble Laureate Amartya Sen, who heads the interim governing board of Nalanda University, has blamed excessive bureaucratic control and difficulty in getting the money as ... Read more...

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Miandad blasts PCB for shabby treatment of former cricketers


September 26th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 26 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has blasted the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for shabby treatment of some of the top ex-cricketers during the Faysal Bank T20 ... Read more...

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Clarke to request Zardari to reduce political intervention in Pakistan cricket


July 15th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Giles Clarke, chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, is planning to visit Pakistan and request the country's president Asif Ali Zardari, chief patron of ... Read more...

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All differences with Mohsin have been sorted: PCB chief


May 5th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 5 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket board chief Ijaz Butt Thursday said that differences between the board and its chief selector Mohsin Khan have been resolved.Mohsin had reservations over the ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves establishment of MGIEP


March 15th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved the establishment of the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP).It will put India into the category of ... Read more...

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Interact more with others, but on own terms, India urges Saarc


February 6th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thimphu, Feb 6 (IANS) India has said that the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) should engage with more countries and inter-governmental organisations, but only based on mutually agreed and assessed ... Read more...

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PCB to send World Cup probables list to ICC anti-corruption unit for clearance


November 15th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 15(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will send a list of potential 2011 World Cup probables to the International Cricket Council's (ICC)'s Anti-corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) before selecting the ... Read more...

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Kochi IPL sweating over sweat equity


October 19th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 19 (IANS) Time in running out for the owners of Kochi's Indian Premier League (IPL) team, and now with a new rift breaking out over the sweat equity given to ... Read more...

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PCB management akin to “Ali Baba and 40 thieves”: Pak UK High Commissioner


October 13th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 13 (ANI): Pakistan's High Commissioner to England, Wajid Shamsul Hasan, called the current Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) management "Ali Baba and 40 thieves", the National Assembly's Standing Committee on Sports ... Read more...

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Brit lawyer advised PCB boss Butt to retract ‘England match throwing’ comments


October 1st, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 1 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt withdrew his 'England match throwing' comments after discussing the pros and cons of the case with his British lawyer.In the first ... Read more...

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PCB boss Butt reportedly planning to bring back ‘close friend’ Yawar in board


September 29th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 29 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt is reportedly planning to offer former manager Yawar Saeed an important position in the PCB.According to media reports, the PCB chairman ... Read more...

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Cities unsafe for girls but provide more scope: Survey


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Seventy-seven percent of girls feel that eve-teasing is the biggest challenge they face in cities, while 69 percent feel cities offer an unsafe and insecure living ... Read more...

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US calls for action on Iranian nuclear inspector ban


September 15th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 15 (DPA) The US Wednesday called on members of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna to consider taking action after Iran's repeated refusal to admit certain IAEA nuclear ... Read more...

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Singapore Foreign Minister Yeo calls on S.M. Krishna in New Delhi


August 3rd, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.3 (ANI): Singapore's Foreign Minister George Yeo, who is currently on a five-day visit to India called on the External Affairs Minister, S.M. Krishna, in the national capital on Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Singapore Foreign Minister attends Nalanda panel meet


August 3rd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): Singapore's Foreign Minister George Yeo, who is currently on a five-day visit to India, took part in the sixth meeting of the Nalanda Mentor Group (NMG) ... Read more...

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Miandad hits back at PCB, says it is his duty to put Pak cricket on right track


July 10th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 10 (ANI): The war of words between Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) director general Javed Miandad and the PCB chief Ijaz Butt is out in the open, with the former captain ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for bill to revive Nalanda University


July 8th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday cleared a bill that aims to revive the ancient Nalanda University in Bihar as a global centre of learning. Pegged as a ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves presentation of Nalanda University Bill in Parliament


July 8th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday gave its approval for the presentation of the Nalanda University Bill 2010 in the Monsoon Session of Parliament likely to start on ... Read more...

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Speed says Howard was rejected because he would foil the ICC saboteurs


July 1st, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 1 (ANI): Former ICC President Malcolm Speed has said the decision of the ICC governing board to reject the nomination of former prime minister John Howard is a disgrace and ... Read more...

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La Martiniere bans corporal punishment


June 18th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) After facing all-round flak, the La Martiniere for Boys school here has banned corporal punishment and warned of stern disciplinary action against teachers found guilty of violating the ... Read more...

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Pakistan lawmakers direct PCB to lift cricketers ban


May 25th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Mir MohammadIslamabad, May 25 (ANI): Pakistan's lawmakers on Monday asked cricket authorities to review the decision about banning top national players.Lower house Sports Committee Chief Iqbal Muhammad Ali advised Pakistan ... Read more...

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Afridi not automatic choice to lead Pak in Asia Cup: PCB


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 23 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ijaz Butt has said that the Board is still to decide on the ODI captaincy and Shahid Afridi is not the automatic choice to ... Read more...

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Tamils protest Bachchan’s proposed Sri Lanka visit


April 25th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Hundreds of Tamils Sunday protested outside the bungalow of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, shouting slogans against his decision to visit Sri Lanka as chief guest for the ... Read more...

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PCB appoints Irfan Qadir to hear players’ appeals


April 20th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 20 (IANS) A retired justice will, within the next 10 days, begin hearing appeals from leading Pakistani cricketers against bans and fines imposed on them by the Pakistan Cricket Board ... Read more...

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Afridi, Younis appeal against PCB fine, ban


April 14th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.14 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan and incumbent T20 skipper Shahid Afridi have appealed against their respective fine and ban imposed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).While Afridi personally filed ... Read more...

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Enhancing NGOs’ capacity to attract funds


April 9th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) With the funding scenario in India becoming more competitive, non-government organisations feel the need to focus on capacity-enhancement in resource mobilisation, communication, governance and financial management -- ... Read more...

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Rana Naved serves legal notice to PCB questioning reasons behind ban


April 1st, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.1 (ANI): Pakistani fast bowler Rana Naved-ul-Hasan has served a legal notice to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) asking the board to explain the reasons for imposing a year's ban and ... Read more...

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