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‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ bigger, better than ever


September 14th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 14 (IANS) With more twists and turns, high quality video game spirit and action bigger than ever, "Resident Evil: Retribution", the fifth instalment of horror film series ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

IGNOU to concentrate more on research activities


September 12th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) With a three-day workshop on research methodology for its faculty inaugurated Wednesday, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will be focusing more on research ... Read more...

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Nearly 200 kg cocaine seized in Italy port


September 8th, 2012 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 8 (IANS/AKI) Police in Italy have impounded 176 kg of cocaine in the southern port of Gioia Tauro aboard a container ship from Chile.The seized cocaine has been ... Read more...

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Scientists in Singapore shrink Playboy centerfold to the width of a human hair


August 16th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Singapore, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists in Singapore have come up with a device that has shrunk the playboy picture to the size of a human hair. The researchers printed a picture ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Macho men unhappy if female partners earn more


July 18th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 18 (IANS) Macho men whose female partners earn more than they do have poor romantic relationships, partly because they are stressed by the difference in income.Conversely, men who ... Read more...

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UAE to have special village for orphans


July 5th, 2012 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 5 (IANS/WAM) A special village for orphans, abandoned children and those of unknown parentage is being built in Umm Al Qaiwain in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Google Glasses great for point-of-view porn’


June 30th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) A pornography studio wants to make adult films using Google Glasses that can film your life from the point of view of your eyes.Pink Visual spokesman ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Standard Chartered Equity invests Rs.130 crore in Karaikal port


June 27th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 27 (IANS) Karaikal port's operating company Karaikal Port Private Ltd. Wednesday announced an investment of Rs.130 crore by Standard Chartered Private Equity (Mauritius) Ltd. by way of primary ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

We were disciplined for brutal Euro 2012 opener: Loew


June 10th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany coach Joachim Low took Saturday's 1-0 win over Portugal any way it came, because the brutal nature of the tournament means there is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

630 kg cocaine seized in Italy


June 9th, 2012 - 5:51 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 9 (IANS/AKI) Police in Italy Friday seized 630 kg of cocaine smuggled aboard a cargo ship from Brasil.The bust in Gioia Tauro in the southern Calabria region was ... Read more...

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Maicon wants to return to Brazil


June 7th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 7 (IANS) Inter Milan defender Maicon reportedly wants to return to Brazilian football club Cruzeiro.The 30-year-old Champions League winner is involved in a legal battle to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Three kg cocaine seized in Austria


May 4th, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, May 4 (IANS) Around three kg of high-quality cocaine with an estimated value of 500,000 euros ($657,000) has been seized in Austria and six people arrested for drug trafficking.The ... Read more...

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Downey. Jr won’t quit ‘Iron Man’ role


May 2nd, 2012 - 8:54 am ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Actor Robert Downey Jr isn't ready to quit "Iron Man" movies as he would hate seeing another actor playing his iconic role.The actor's dwindling Hollywood career ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Punjab imports cattle semen to improve milch breeds


April 27th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) The Punjab government has imported "high quality semen" from Canada to improve cattle breeds in the state and ensure higher milk yield, a minister said here ... Read more...

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Natural teak forests declining worldwide: UN


April 26th, 2012 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, April 26 (IANS) Natural teak forests are in decline worldwide, almost half of which grow in Myanmar, the UN Food and Agricultural Organization has said. Such forests grow only ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Maiden title for Vekic in women’s tennis championship


March 24th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 24 (IANS) Ninth seed Donna Vekic, the 15-year-old from Croatia, ranked 397, won the $25,000 QNet ITF Open women's tennis tournament beating fourth seed Andrea Koch Benvenuto of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

SG launches cricket shoes


March 5th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) India's cricket equipment major Sanspareils Greenlands (SG) launched a new cricket shoe Prolite II Monday.The shoe is made from high quality PU meshing which, the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

China donates 90 vehicles to Ethiopia


February 18th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, Feb 18 (IANS) China has donated 90 vehicles valued at 40 million yuan (about $6 million) to Ethiopia.Both countries Friday signed an agreement in this regard, People's Daily ... Read more...

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Italy’s wine tourism generates $6.5 bn a year


February 3rd, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 3 (IANS) Wine tourism in Italy generates five billion euros ($6.5 billion) a year, just-released data shows.According to data released at the International Wine Tourism Conference that was ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Llodra-Zimonjic claim China Open men’s doubles title


October 9th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing Oct 9 (IANS) Third-seeded duo Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic overpowered Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecau 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) to lift the China Open men's doubles tennis title ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Moody’s postpones decision on Italy’s downgrade for a month


September 17th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moody's international rating agency has extended its review for possible downgrade of Italy's Aa2 local and foreign currency government bond ratings, it said in a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rajya Sabha disruptions concern Chairman Ansari


September 8th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari Thursday expressed concern over loss of time in the house due to "frequent interruptions and disturbances" and called upon ... Read more...

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BBC women newsreaders have ‘too much botox’: MP


September 8th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) Some women newsreaders in BBC have "too much botox", as a result of which they keep smiling while presenting serious subjects, a Tory MP has said.David ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kakodkar recommendations to be considered: PM


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kharagpur, Aug 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said the recommendations of the Anil Kakodkar panel on the functioning of IITs will be soon considered by the Council ... Read more...

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Couple held with 15 pistols in Uttar Pradesh


August 21st, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 21 (IANS) A young couple involved in smuggling firearms was arrested with 15 pistols in Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad district Sunday, police said.Arif, 24, and his wife Anjum, 21, ... Read more...

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Vishnu, Jehan win in National Rotax Max Karting


August 7th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 7 (IANS) Vishnu Prasad (Senior Max) and Jehan Daruvala (Junior Max) recorded their first win of the season while little Kush Maini (Micro Max) extended his dominance as ... Read more...

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Pakistan to export mangoes to US


July 13th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 13 (IANS) Pakistan will export a consignment of high quality mangoes to the US after trying for a long time to tap into the American fruit market, officials ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Three held with drugs worth Rs.40 crore


July 10th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) Three people were arrested in Punjab's Jalandhar district with heroin worth Rs.40 crore smuggled from Pakistan, police said Sunday."On a tip off, we laid a trap ... Read more...

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India urges international community to promote generic drugs


June 9th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India has called upon the international community to promote generic medicine, specially for diseases like HIV and AIDS, to make treatment affordable.Speaking at the high ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Soon, download high-quality movie in 1 min


April 21st, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): Virgin Media, telecom and cable giant, has said that it will test the world's fastest broadband as demand grows for lightning-quick internet connections.The company said it planned to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian Army distributes high yielding hybrid seeds to J-K villagers


March 30th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
Leh, Mar 30 (ANI): As a part of its co-operation with the general public, the Indian Army distributed high yielding hybrid seeds to the locals villagers in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region.Around ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Etihad to open contact centre in Manchester


March 25th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 25 (IANS/WAM) UAE's national carrier Etihad Airways will open a contact centre in Manchester in Britain.The centre is expected to be operational in 2012 and will employ ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Being jobless no better than having a bad job!


March 15th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 15 (ANI): A new study has found that the impact on mental health of a badly paid, poorly supported, or short term job can be as harmful as no job ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Viacom18, Movie Temple Productions to produce Kashyap’s next


March 11th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Viacom18 Motion Pictures have teamed up with Movie Temple Productions to produce "Dabangg" director Abhinav Kashyap's second directorial venture, which is tentatively titled "Project 18".The ... Read more...

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26 Indian fishermen held in Pakistan


March 11th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 11 (IANS) Twentysix Indian fishermen have been detained for fishing in Pakistani waters, authorities said.Pakistan's Maritime Security Agency (MSA) Wednesday night detained six Indian fishing boats ... Read more...

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