Eye on tiger: Satellites to track Sariska’s big cats

July 14th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 14 (IANS) Tigers in Rajasthan's Sariska Tiger Reserve may soon be connected with a satellite, enabling foresters to keep a constant watch on their movement. The system will ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Slang dictionary chronicles changing dialect of Beijing

December 31st, 2010 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 31 (IANS) When an old Beijinger says that someone "listens to the song of lalagu", a Chinese singer, it doesn't mean the person is a fan of the artiste. In ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Eat Drink Man Woman’ sequel to promote vegetarianism

August 1st, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The first film left one hungry for Chinese and Taiwanese delicacies with its lip-smacking portrayal of cooking methods, while its sequel will promote vegetarianism, says Taiwanese producer ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Four Indians advance in world junior squash

July 29th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Quito (Ecuador), July 29 (IANS) The Indian team had a good start at the world junior men's squash championships with four players progressing into the top 32 stage Wednesday. The contingent comprising Aditya ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Maoists attack employees

June 17th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 17 (IANS) Angry after being denied extortion money, Maoists torched two heavy machines in two industries and beat up some employees in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district, police said Thursday. The incidents ... Read more...

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