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British kids carry modern gadgets to school

September 1st, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) Many schoolgoing children in Britain are carrying smartphones, laptops and iPads to their classrooms in place of traditional kit like pencil cases.Only 16 percent of children ... Read more...

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Multi-screen generation risking health, says study

August 3rd, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Watching children juggling with various hi-tech gadgets at a time may delight many parents but it could be actually raising the risk of obesity and ... Read more...

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UTV to produce superhero project in Tamil

June 30th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) High on martial arts, high on hi-tech gadgets -- UTV's first superhero project in Tamil, "Mugamoodi", promises to be an action-packed entertainer and a treat ... Read more...

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On-screen chemistry with Hrithik due to scripts: Ash

November 14th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) On-screen chemistry is something that exists between a film's characters and not between the actors essaying the roles, says Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai about her success with ... Read more...

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Preview Of Hisss

October 22nd, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director: Jennifer LynchMusic: Alexander von BubenheimActors: Mallika Sherawat, Divya Dutta, Priyanka Rawat, Irrfan Khan, Jeff DoucetteGenre: ThrillerWe are left with just one day to see the ‘naagin’ ... Read more...

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Agra offers world class recording studio to Bollywood

October 20th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 20 (IANS) Studio Wave, a new recording studio here, is being endorsed by top names in Bollywood music but the sound engineer who set it up is also hoping it ... Read more...

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Pennsylvania Wine Lovers Can Now Enjoy Wine From Wine Vending Machines

August 8th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. state of Pennsylvania that has one of the strictest alcohol laws in America has introduced wine vending machines that will allow people to shop ... Read more...

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In i-Pad era, typewriters still go clickety clack (With Images)

June 30th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Jutika Chetia New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Ravi Robinson has been in love with his rusty but dependable typewriter for 40 long years and the bonds still go strong. In the ... Read more...

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Detained British nationals may be questioned for violation of Indian Telegraph Act

February 16th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16(ANI): The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday said two British nationals, detained here for possessing suspicious gadgets, could face action under the Indian Telegraph Act."The ministry has asked ... Read more...

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Vicar blesses laptops, mobile phones in London!

January 12th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 12 (ANI): A vicar surprised everyone when he blessed the mobile phones and laptops of city workers in London, as part of a traditional back-to-work ceremony called "Plow Monday."The Rev ... Read more...

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Bharat Electronics to secure parliament with hi-tech gadgets

December 9th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 9 (IANS) State-run Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) will soon make India's parliament house a highly protected place with its hi-tech electronic gadgets, a top official said Wednesday. "Parliament will have an ... Read more...

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NASA astronaut becomes father while in orbit on Atlantis

November 23rd, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 23 (ANI): NASA officials have announced that an astronaut on the space shuttle Atlantis has become a father while in orbit, when his wife back on Earth gave birth to ... Read more...

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Chandigarh Police to nail criminals through hi-tech devices now

November 4th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 4 (IANS) To regulate the growing traffic on city roads and ensure security of residents, police here have gone hi-tech. Chandigarh Police is now armed with modern gadgets, including vehicle ... Read more...

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Mind over body: Boy conquers disability to excel academically (With Image)

May 3rd, 2009 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Bathinda (Punjab), May 3 (IANS) Yashveer Goyal, 9, goes to a regular school and does the things most other children do, though there is one aspect which sets him apart ... Read more...

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Technology is dehumanising people, says Busta Rhymes

April 8th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): Rapper Busta Rhymes feels that rapid technological advancements are "dehumanising people".The 36-year-old singer, real name Trevor Smith, admits while hi-tech gadgets are useful, the convenience is beginning to ... Read more...

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Mr. Blockbuster hits the right tune with Kambakkht Ishq

April 3rd, 2009 - 12:04 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Slumdog Millionaire has hit the right tune and the jackpot. It won lot of awards this year all round. Now it's the turn of Kambakkht Ishq, and it has already hit ... Read more...

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Watch this TV show to learn how technology works

January 11th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Imagine an airplane that can morph into a helicopter while in flight. A new TV show "Cool Stuff: How it Works" will now take viewers on an ... Read more...

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Hi-tech gadgets baffle me: Jennifer Aniston

November 24th, 2008 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Former “Friends” star Jennifer Aniston says she is a "computer illiterate" and gets completely baffled by hi-tech gadgets.According to mirror.co.uk, the actress says she struggles to even navigate ... Read more...

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Devotees in West Bengal celebrate Mahanavami

October 8th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 8 (IANS) Festivities reached a crescendo, as thousands of people resplendent in their finest attire swarmed the streets Wednesday to visit different Durga Puja pandals celebrating Mahanavami across West Bengal.The ... Read more...

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Bond film `Quantum of Solace’ to release in India before US

October 3rd, 2008 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) In a detour from convention, the 22nd film on the charismatic and debonair secret agent James Bond - "Quantum of Solace" - will hit Indian theatres a ... Read more...

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Chandigarh police get hi-tech gadgets to combat cyber crime

August 17th, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 17 (IANS) A machine to recover deleted SMSes and another to scan through any suspected hard disk, these are among the latest gadgets acquired by the Chandigarh police to tackle ... Read more...

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Hi-tech gadgets forcing couples to sleep apart

March 7th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin
London, March 7 (ANI): BlackBerrys, hand-held games consoles and laptops are taking a toll on the sex lives of British couples, according to a new research.The Sleep Council, which conducted the study, ... Read more...

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