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Russia mourns flood deaths


July 9th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is holding a day of national mourning Monday for the victims of devastating flash floods that hit the southern Krasnodar region over the weekend.At ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘DAM999′ screenplay in Oscar library


November 2nd, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The screenplay of "DAM999", a film about the 1975 Banqiao dam disaster in China that killed around 250,000 people, has found a place in the ... Read more...

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Karachi gets cyclone warning, 176 houses to be vacated


June 10th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 10 (IANS) Authorities in Pakistan's port city of Karachi have declared 176 buildings unfit for living and asked people to vacate ahead of a cyclone likely to hit ... Read more...

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Non-communicable diseases leading cause of deaths: UN


April 28th, 2011 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, April 28 (IANS) Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are the leading killer today and are on the risee, UN spokesman Martin Nesirky said here Wednesday."The rise of chronic NCDs presents ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Stephen Hawking Warns Of Impending Disaster


August 14th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has said in a recent interview that it is time for mankind to spread out in space. The world renowned space ... Read more...

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Latest Episode Of Entourage Shows Freefalling Vince


August 9th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of Entourage was aired on Sunday on HBO and fans who missed the show have been scrambling the web for the reviews and ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games: Build morale now, criticize later (Comment)


August 2nd, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjiv Kataria As the clock gallops closer to Oct 3, the date when the 2010 Commonwealth Games begin at New Delhi, I am amongst the millions of terribly nervous Indians. It ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

“After Armageddon” Shown On History Channel


January 6th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) History Channel aired a docudrama named 'After Armageddon' yesterday. It was produced by Randy Murray Productions. The compelling docu-drama narrates the tale of what changes happen ... Read more...

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Russian Scientists Warn Of Massive Asteroid Hitting The Earth


January 2nd, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan.02, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The news of a giant asteroid hitting the earth has created a sensation among the astronomers and scientists. The discovery has been made by the astronomers working ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

2012 world doomsday prophecy sparks off “end times” anxiety


November 11th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 11 (ANI): Reports indicate that the 2012 end of the world prediction made by the ancient Mayans has sparked real fears, with some people displaying "end times" anxiety.NASA's Ask ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

IU Student Peter Duong Dies In Car Crash At Campus


September 10th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by GD
An Indiana University student, Peter Duong of Terre Haute, came under the wheels of another 19 year old Justin Newman's vehicle and died after he met with the accident that occurred on ... Read more...

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Institute For Human Continuity (IHC): Doomsday Predictions And Viral Marketing


August 26th, 2009 - 9:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar The movie 2012 is an apocalyptic one that relates to events of the world coming to an end. For its publicity Sony pictures has come up with this site on ... Read more...

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Scientists work out formula to forecast tsunami


April 1st, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 1 (IANS) Now tsunamis won't be able to catch you unaware, thanks to a mathematics formula worked out by scientists that will give advance warnings and an idea of their ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Math formula may be used to give advance warning of tsunami


April 1st, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Scientists at Newcastle University, UK, have worked out a mathematical formula that could be used to give advance warning of where a tsunami is likely to hit and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian researchers improved anti-hacking system for wireless networks


September 4th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 4 (ANI): Computer scientists at Florida Atlantic University, including an Indian-origin researcher, have devised a new anti-hacking system to protect wireless sensor networks (WSN). Feng Li, Avinash Srinivasan, and Jie ... Read more...

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Nagpur medical college dean found drinking in office


July 21st, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, July 21 (IANS) The officiating dean of the Government Medical College Hospital here, S. K. Bobhate, was found drinking in his office by none other than a cabinet minister. He has ... Read more...

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Oil crisis heading for far more serious crisis, world over


June 12th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem PrakashLondon, June 12 (ANI): With demonstrations and strikes against rising oil prices hitting not just India, but rest of the world as well, the crisis is set to get ... Read more...

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Quake rumour sends people out of homes in Jharkhand


May 19th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by admin
Ranchi, May 19 (IANS) People in many parts of Jharkhand ran out of their homes in the early hours Monday and spent hours on the roads following widespread rumours that an earthquake ... Read more...

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Pandas had sensed China quake before it happened


May 16th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 16 (ANI): If eyewitness accounts are to be believed, pandas had sensed the massive earthquake that shook central China on May 12, with the animals behaving strangely just minutes ... Read more...

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Global food catastrophe may be impending food shortage


January 10th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): Strategists have warned that the world is seeing the emergence of a new crisis - a global food catastrophe, that will reach further and be more crippling than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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