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HAL prepares to manufacture Rafale combat jet in India

February 13th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is getting ready to progressively manufacture the Dassault Rafale combat jet that has apparently been chosen by the Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Karan Johar: Marathi Composers To Recreate Magic For ‘Agneepath’ Remake

January 19th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, he chose to wait till he zeroed in on the right people.Despite looking for the perfect composers for the music which could match up to the likes of Laxmikant Pyarellal ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

A university to teach how to laugh your way through life!

December 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S Karnic Bangalore, Dec 18 (IANS) Imagine a campus where you learn how to laugh instead of mugging up textbooks, where you are trained to accumulate health instead of wealth, where you ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Afghanistan to deploy 7,000 troops to guard TAPI pipeline

December 13th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec.13 (ANI): Afghanistan will deploy about 7,000 troops to secure a major transnational gas pipeline slated to run through some of the most dangerous parts of the war-torn country.The Daily ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Army chief unveils Rs.600 crore Bangalore housing project

August 12th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 12 (IANS) The Army Welfare Housing Organization (AWHO) Thursday launched a Rs.600 crore ($128 million) project for army personnel at Whitefield on the outskirts of this tech hub. The Indian Army ... Read more...

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No Cooper in Shyamalan’s next

July 4th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 4 (IANS) Actor Bradley Cooper may not star in Indian American director M. Night Shyamalan's supernatural thriller as he would be busy with "Hangover 2". "'Hangover 2', I don't ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vivek Oberoi’s ‘Prince’ delayed, now to release April 9

March 3rd, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The release of actor Vivek Oberoi's much-hyped movie "Prince" has been delayed by post production work. The thriller has now been rescheduled for April 9 release. The film ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sunflower DNA map might yield plants for food and fuel

January 26th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A US research project is going to map the DNA sequence of sunflowers, in the hope that one day it could lead to a new variety ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Abu Dhabi signs billion-dollar gas deal with Hyundai

December 29th, 2009 - 7:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 29 (IANS) Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company (ADGAS) and South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries Company (HHI) have signed a pact worth $1 billion to develop a gas field in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rahul Gandhi to train Punjab youth to fight graft

September 9th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 9 (IANS) Congress party general secretary Rahul Gandhi will constitute teams of and train youths in Punjab to supervise proper implementation of the central government's schemes and to curb ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mayawati seeks Rs.1,500 crore to build metalled border road

August 17th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, Aug 17 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday sought from the centre Rs.1,503 crore for building a metalled road along the 600-km porous border the state shares with ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Shabana Azmi, Priya Dutt bond for a cause

August 13th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) It's two women from illustrious backgrounds out to do a good deed. When actress-social activist Shabana Azmi had to invite someone to hand over the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Goal 2011 a big challenge for football body and sponsors

July 11th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Bob Houghton's brainchild Goal 2011 is a challenge to both the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and market forces as the project can be a success only ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Scientists suggest new animal model to test carcinogen risk

June 19th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Researchers at Oregon State University have suggested a new and improved method to test carcinogen risk.They said that trout can be a superior animal model than laboratory rats, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Marmayogi’ will be made by me and Pyramid Saimira: Kamal Haasan

August 20th, 2008 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 20 (IANS) Actor-director Kamal Haasan has confirmed that his film "Marmayogi" will be produced by his banner in collaboration with Pyramid Saimira. "We have signed an agreement with Pyramid ... Read more...

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Southern star Lakshmi Rai bags Hindi film opposite Himesh Reshammiya

July 28th, 2008 - 8:59 am ICT by IANS
By R.G. Vijayasarathy Bangalore, July 28 (IANS) South Indian actress Lakshmi Rai, who has starred opposite Malayalam superstars Mohanlal and Mammootty, has finally realised her dream of entering Bollywood by signing a film ... Read more...

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Sardar Sarovar Dam displaced demonstrate in Bhopal

July 12th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, July 12 (ANI): Hundreds of villagers who have been displaced by the controversial Sardar Sarovar Dam, staged a demonstration here on Friday and demanded an adequate rehabilitation package. Protesters said they ... Read more...

Posted in National |

I was searching for my own identity, says Pritish Nandy’s son

June 14th, 2008 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) After years of uneasy silence, movie baron Pritish Nandy has embraced his son Kushan who is all set to direct a film called "Raghupati Raghav ... Read more...

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Chennai’s realtors skid on fuel price hike, inflation

June 9th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
By T.S.V. Hari Chennai, June 9 (IANS) Promoters of ongoing real estate projects, worth over Rs.40 billion, are reworking their pricing strategies as rising inflation and the fuel price hike have pushed up ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

67 gravitationally lensed galaxies discovered in the distant Universe

February 19th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
Paris, Feb 19 (ANI): Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have discovered 67 gravitationally lensed galaxies in the distant Universe.A team of European astronomers led by Jean-Paul Kneib and Cecile Faure ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |