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High-speed crash kills three bikers in UP


July 18th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 18 (IANS) Three youngsters were killed early Wednesday when their motorcycles crashed into each other while they were racing at high speeds in Uttar Pradesh's Achalganj town in ... Read more...

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Aborted take-off by Air India Express pilot being probed: DGCA


January 27th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Friday said it is looking into an incident of aborted take-off involving an Air India Express flight ... Read more...

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India signs Rs.300-cr deal for interceptor boats


October 17th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) In a bid to plug gaps in its coastal security, India has signed a Rs.300 crore deal for importing 80 fast interceptor craft (FIC) for ... Read more...

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Future computers will perform unthinkable calculations


July 24th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) Future computers will perform complex calculations unthinkable for existing models with scientists tweaking a mechanism to process and transmit data at phenomenally high speeds.Future computers will ... Read more...

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Team Somdeb-Nirav wins top honours in Rally de Sea


July 10th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shankarpur (West Bengal), July 10 (IANS) The seasoned duo of Somdeb Chanda (driver) and Nirav Mehta (navigator) conquered the pole position, pushing Arinban Mukherjee and Chandan Sen to the ... Read more...

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‘Minor damage to Indian warship after Pakistani vessel brushed past’


June 24th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) An Indian warship's flight deck net was slightly damaged after a Pakistani naval vessel brushed past it in an aggressive manoeuvre while escorting an Egyptian ... Read more...

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Kite flying banned on British beach


June 10th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Kite flying has been banned on a beach in Britain for "health and safety reasons".Anyone caught flying a kite on Bridlington's beaches could be fined up ... Read more...

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Hydrophone captures Japan quake roar


April 17th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) A hydrophone has captured the menacing roar of the quake that hit Japan March 11, plunging the country into unprecedented chaos and devastation.The cataclysmic mega-quake sent ... Read more...

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What puts the spring in a kangaroo’s step


March 10th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10 (ANI): A new study from the Royal Veterinary College, London, the University of Idaho, the University of Queensland, and the University of Western Australia, is trying to find what ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sri Lanka uses satellite technology to monitor buses


March 8th, 2011 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 8 (IANS) Sri Lanka has started using satellite technology to monitor the movements of buses in a bid to "detect and control misdeeds" committed by drivers, a ... Read more...

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Bugatti Veyron Driver Lets Supercar Loose On Autobahn


February 4th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are some people who feel like driving their sports sedan or SUVs at insane speeds but the speed limits and traffic thwart their lofty aspirations. ... Read more...

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Why Sun’s outer atmosphere is millions of degrees hotter than its surface


January 7th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Scientists have found the answer to one of the most long-standing mysteries of physics: Why the Sun's outer atmosphere or the corona, is millions of degrees hotter than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nocedure-the better botox sans the telltale signs


December 29th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 29 (ANI): Botox, a popular way to keep the youth intact, seems to be fading away as an increasing number of men and women are ditching the face-freezing injections for ... Read more...

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BMW ad ‘burns’ logo on to cinegoers’ eyelids


December 21st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) BMW has come up with an innovative, albeit spooky, way of making sure viewers remember its latest ad - it is imprinting the firm's logo on people's retina.The ... Read more...

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Sharks use golf ball technology to hunt


November 24th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Sharks use a similar technology to the dimples that help a golf ball to fly straight to make sudden changes in direction in the water at full speed. ... Read more...

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Were Hitler’s Secret Flying Saucers Created to Bomb London and NY?


November 19th, 2010 - 3:13 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A former Polish journalist and historian of the military claims that Hitler and the Germans built a UFO which was designed to bomb cities, such as London and ... Read more...

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Eurocopter Unveils Helicopter With a New Look


September 27th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Eurocopter has unveiled a new hybrid helicopter with a new look on Monday which is meant to be a contender in the race to break the ... Read more...

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Silicon chip speed record shattered on electron ‘racetrack’


July 17th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): A "racetrack" that can shuttle electrons around at high speeds has set a new record for silicon chips.Electrons travelling through silicon have a strict speed limit due to ... Read more...

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New sharkskin paint to lower planes’ fuel costs


May 21st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): German scientists have taken inspiration from sharkskin to develop a paint for airplanes and ships that not only lowers fuel costs but also brings down CO2 emissions.Scientists know ... Read more...

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No link to terrorism suspected in MacDill Air Force Base shooting in Florida


May 20th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by BNO News
TAMPA, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- A person was shot dead outside MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday evening, authorities say. The base is also home to the U.S. Central ... Read more...

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Study shows female insects prefer ‘hot’ males


May 19th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): A new imaging study has shown that female damselflies prefer 'hot' males.Scientists found that males that warm their bodies by flying in the sun are indeed 'hot stuff' ... Read more...

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Rollercoaster rides can cause ear injury


May 1st, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): The sharp turns, ups and downs, and high speeds of today's roller coasters could cause damage to your ears, say physicians at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.The case ... Read more...

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Queens, NY resident sentenced for stealing car and killing two pedestrians


February 24th, 2010 - 3:18 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – A Queens resident was sentenced for running over two pedestrians in a stolen car, prosecutors said on Tuesday.Kenneth Guyear, 28, of Middle Village, Queens, killed Robert ... Read more...

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An elephant can both walk and run while moving at high speed


February 13th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Closer analysis of elephant footfall patterns by scientists has suggested that the large animals can appear as both walking and running when they are moving at high speeds. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Google all set to offer 1Gb/sec Fiber optic Broadband service


February 11th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountain View, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google is all set to launch a special ultra high-speed broadband network with speed of upto 1Gb/sec. Their primary mission is to make high-speed Internet ... Read more...

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Segway X2 And i2 To Make Headway Into India


February 9th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted mobile vehicle manufacturer Segway Inc is gearing up to launch its range of electric, self balancing two wheelers in India shortly. For this purpose, the ... Read more...

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Pilot asks BSNL to ensure uninterrupted mobile services in Kumbha Mela


January 14th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
Haridwar, Jan 14(ANI): Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Sachin Pilot on Thursday asked the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) to ensure uninterrupted mobile services during the ongoing Kumbha Mela.The ... Read more...

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Indian American jailed for 21 years for armed bank robbery


December 12th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 12 (IANS) An Indian American has been sentenced to 255 months in prison, followed by four years of supervised release, for an armed bank robbery and shooting a bank teller ... Read more...

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Bollinger predicts another torrid time for Windies at Adelaide


December 2nd, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.2 (ANI): New South Wales left-arm fast bowler Douglas Bollinger has promised to unleash the full force of his personality on the West Indies at the Adelaide Oval.Bollinger has had ... Read more...

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Costal security force to be operational in two years: Navy


December 1st, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) The "Sagar Prahri Bal" (SPB), which has been sanctioned for safeguarding India's coastal territory, will be introduced in the next two years with an induction of 1,000-odd security ... Read more...

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Scientists make first high-resolution 3D images of a polymer solar cell’s insides


September 14th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 14 (ANI): Researchers from the Eindhoven University of Technology and the University of Ulm in Germany have made the first high-resolution 3D images of the inside of a polymer solar ... Read more...

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Top tennis players better than others at seeing objects drawing near at high speeds


September 12th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 12 (ANI): Top tennis players like Roger Federer are simply better in certain visual perception skills than others, and they are very fast at creating an internal simulation of ... Read more...

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Indian Navy inducts two fast attack crafts to boost surveillance


September 10th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Sep 10 (ANI): The Indian Navy, which has been assigned the overall responsibility of maritime security, including coastal and offshore defence after the Mumbai attacks, today inducted two water jet propelled ... Read more...

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Stars in early galaxies whizzed around at astonishingly high speeds


August 7th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 7 (ANI): A team of astronomers has measured the motions of stars in a very distant galaxy for the first time and discovered they are whizzing around at astonishingly ... Read more...

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Indian American pleads guilty to armed bank robbery


July 25th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 25 (IANS) An Indian American in Baltimore, Maryland has pleaded guilty to armed bank robbery in which he allegedly shot a teller in the hand and led the ... Read more...

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