China to spend $95 mn in pest control

August 21st, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 21 (IANS) China will spend a whopping 600 million yuan (around $95 million) to protect agricultural fields from pests, Xinhua reported.The ministry of commerce said Tuesday that it ... Read more...

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BJP faces criticism from own ranks, allies on Kushwaha issue

January 5th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday continued to face criticism from various party members and well wishers as well as allies over its decision to ... Read more...

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Prodigy: The Most Influential Dance Group

July 19th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Prodigy, the iconic British break beat pioneers were recently named the most influential dance group.This is an Essex based band who have completed 20 years of ... Read more...

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Transgenders with boobs can go legally topless because they’ve male genitalia!

June 5th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 05 (ANI): Beach hoppers at Rehoboth Beach in Delaware, US, are not happy with transgender men going topless.A lot of people have apparently made complaints about men baring ... Read more...

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Victoria Duffy Speculated To Argue The Probate Hearings Over Dennis Hopper’s Death

May 30th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems like some deals are settled over death. This is exactly the case for Dennis Hopper who passed away on Saturday. Dennis Hopper ... Read more...

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Mahanavami celebrated across West Bengal (Lead)

September 27th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Showers failed to dampen the festive spirit as people took part in community feasts and poured out on the streets in their thousands to visit the marquees (pandals) ... Read more...

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Girls named Chantelle, men named Dave most likely to have first date sex!

September 26th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 26 (ANI): Men think girls named 'Chantelle' are most likely to have sex on the first date, a new UK survey has found.Also names 'Stacey' and 'Kelly' seem to ... Read more...

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Security stepped-up in Kolkata for Durga puja

September 23rd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 23 (IANS) Security arrangements have been beefed up across Kolkata for the four-day long Durga puja festival beginning here Sep 25. Keeping in mind the huge crowds that congregate at various ... Read more...

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Jumping robots may soon find role in military service

May 10th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Robots that can leap 8 metres vertically to clear walls or fences may soon find themselves in the military.Sandia National Laboratories' prototype Urban Hopper can really do wonders ... Read more...

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Sound, beats, music…DJing as a career option!

April 13th, 2009 - 9:00 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Disc Jockeys have been around in Indian metros for quite some time now, many pursuing it as a part-time opportunity to earn some extra ... Read more...

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Party hoppers galore confuse Karnataka’s poll scenario

April 6th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic Bangalore, April 6 (IANS) Karnataka voters are in a quandary. Though familiar with most of the candidates in the poll battle, they are no longer sure who is in ... Read more...

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Karnataka Congress leader dubs party deserters ‘opportunists’

April 4th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 4 (IANS) A Congress leader in Karnataka Saturday termed the partymen who deserted to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) or the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) as rank "opportunists" who are ... Read more...

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