Mexican scientists develop eco-friendly cement

March 5th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 5 (IANS/EFE) Scientists in Mexico are developing a new type of cement that will reduce carbon-dioxide emission by up to 80 percent while the amount of energy ... Read more...

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Interest subsidy on Rs.15 lakh housing loan: Mukherjee (Lead)

February 28th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) In a boost to the housing sector, low-cost housing loans of up to Rs.15 lakh would be eligible to get an interest subsidy of one percent, ... Read more...

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Finding life on Mars could get easier with new tool

February 9th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Finding Martian life may soon become easier with the creative adaptation of a common analytical tool that can be installed directly on the robotic arm of a space ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Haryana wants softer loans for mushroom growers

February 8th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 8 (IANS) Seeking that mushroom growers be treated at par with agriculturists, the Haryana government has decided to urge the central government to provide them with softer loan options, a ... Read more...

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NASA unveils compelling evidence of life on Mars

April 29th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): NASA has revealed compelling evidence of life on Mars.NASA's Spirit and Opportunity missions have disclosed signs of sulphates on Mars, which evidently means there could be water on ... Read more...

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Aditya Birla group to built Rs.1,500-crore port in Orissa

October 22nd, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 22 (IANS) The Aditya Birla group, which has diversified business interests, Thursday signed an agreement with Orissa to develop a sea port in Bhadrak district on an investment of Rs.1,500 ... Read more...

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India to explore possibility of cooperation in mining sector with Ecuador

July 17th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador Jose Valencia met Minister of State for Mines B. K. Handique here today. The Ministers of both the countries ... Read more...

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