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Steve Jobs’ statue unveiled in Hungary


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Budapest, Dec 22 (IANS) A bronze statue of Steve Jobs has been here in the Hungarian capital to honour the Apple co-founder who died Oct 5, a media report said.The ... Read more...

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Sick Rihanna resumes tour in Germany


November 6th, 2011 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 6 (IANS) Singer Rihanna returned to the stage in Germany after getting better following her hospitalisation earlier this week.The "Umbrella" hitmaker was forced to scrap two concerts ... Read more...

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Indo-Australian gravity tie-up at risk over funding hunt


March 16th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 16 (ANI): Time is running out for an Indo-Australian plan to join the US Laser Inferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) network.The detector, to be installed at Gingin in Western Australia, ... Read more...

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‘Eye tracking’ laptop, ‘telepresence robot’ debut at Germany Science fair


March 4th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): There might come a day soon when you won't even have to lift your hand to click an icon on the screen - instead all you have to ... Read more...

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Experts decipher Burmese letter to King George II after more than 250yrs


January 15th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): Experts have finally deciphered a letter made from pure gold that was sent to King George II from a Burmese king in 1756.Sent by King Alaungphaya, the letter ... Read more...

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CeBIT draws to a close amid new plans for its future


March 7th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), March 6 (DPA) The CeBIT trade fair, one of the world's biggest annual electronics events, drew to a close Saturday, with organisers promising a new concept for the next edition ... Read more...

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eBooks are easy on the eyes


December 6th, 2009 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Dec 6 (DPA) All of the competitors in the current generation of electronic reading devices are equally good when it comes to presenting digitalised books. They offer long battery lives ... Read more...

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German football mourns death of goalkeeper Enke


November 12th, 2009 - 2:50 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Nov 12 (DPA) Germany Wednesday called off a friendly international against Chile to mourn the death of national team goalkeeper Robert Enke who committed suicide Tuesday. Enke, who had been treated ... Read more...

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Chinese eateries smuggled 1,000 chefs into Germany, raids show


August 18th, 2009 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Aug 17 (DPA) A Chinese people-trafficking gang is thought to have smuggled more than 1,000 compatriots into Germany over the years to work as chefs, criminal investigators here reported Monday. Hanover, ... Read more...

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Germany’s ex-chancellor asks Iranians to recognise Holocaust


February 21st, 2009 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Feb 21 (DPA) On a visit to Iran, former German chancellor Gerhard Schroeder was set to criticise Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's denial that the Holocaust happened, a German newspaper said ... Read more...

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Passwords for multiple internet services need not be confusing


January 26th, 2009 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Jan 26 (DPA) Most computer users realise that their private data is safest, when they use a different password for each website. But keeping track of all those passwords ... Read more...

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World population to be 6.75 bn on New Year’s Day


December 24th, 2008 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Dec 24 (DPA) The world's population on New Year's Day is set to reach 6.75 billion, a German group that encourages birth control said Tuesday.The World Population Foundation of Germany ... Read more...

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Miracle teabag filled with stem cells helps stroke victim regain speech


December 4th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): A device resembling a teabag filled with stem cells is being regarded as a miracle cure after it helped a stroke victim regain his ability to speak.The ... Read more...

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20 killed in German bus accident


November 5th, 2008 - 5:44 am ICT by IANS
Hanover (Germany), Nov 5 (DPA) Twenty people died and 12 were injured when a bus caught fire on a highway near the north German city of Hanover Tuesday evening, the police said.The ... Read more...

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German automotive company sets up India plant (Lead)


July 15th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 15 (IANS) German automotive major Continental AG has set up a Rs.2.2 billion ($50 million) greenfield plant here to manufacture electronic components for the booming automobile market of the sub-continent. ... Read more...

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German automotive major sets up shop in India


July 15th, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 15 (IANS) German automotive major Continental AG has set up a greenfield plant in India's IT hub to manufacture electronic components for the burgeoning automobile market in the sub-continent. Located ... Read more...

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Japan calls for tech solutions to climate change


April 21st, 2008 - 2:28 am ICT by admin
DPA Hanover (Germany), April 21 (DPA) Climate change is the biggest task facing humanity, and technology has a huge role in solving the problem, former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe said Sunday on ... Read more...

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Energy saving to be key issue at Hanover Fair


April 20th, 2008 - 10:21 am ICT by admin
By Jean-Baptiste Piggin Hanover (Germany), April 20 (DPA) When the Hanover Fair, the world's principal exhibition for industrial machinery, opens next week, one of the principal talking points will be ways to save ... Read more...

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Hanover Fair highlights Japanese robots and sumo


April 19th, 2008 - 9:25 am ICT by admin
By Yuriko Wahl Hanover (Germany) April 19 (DPA) Innovations from Japan, including robots and a virtual power station, are to have pride of place at the Hanover Fair in Germany next week alongside ... Read more...

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France and Germany agree on Mediterranean Union


March 4th, 2008 - 7:27 am ICT by admin
DPA Hanover (Germany), March 4 (DPA) A new political body for nations on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea would be open to any of the 27 European Union nations that want to ... Read more...

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CeBIT trade show reinvents itself


February 29th, 2008 - 9:04 am ICT by admin
DPA Hanover (Germany), Feb 29 (DPA) CeBIT, the German trade fair devoted to everything computing, will attempt to remake itself March 4-9 with a sober new game plan intended to impress the corporate ... Read more...

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