inaugural issue

AIFF official confident of Messi playing in Kolkata (Lead)


July 9th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 9 (IANS) Quelling doubts over Argentine football star Lionel Messi' participation in a FIFA international friendly match here Sep 2, a top All India football Federation (AIFF) official ... Read more...

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Google Earth helps reveal prey-predator relations


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 22 (IANS) While most of us rely on Google Earth for checking out on holiday destinations, scientists have shown it can reveal a lot about the behaviour of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Caffeine contributes to development, poor control of diabetes?


April 8th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A study has suggested that caffeine disrupts glucose metabolism and may contribute to the development and poor control of type 2 diabetes, which is a major public health ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Govt. committed to make NTC a world-class textile company: Maran


January 5th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran on Wednesday said the government is committed to make the National Textile Corporation (NTC), a world-class eco-friendly integrated textile company and flag-bearer ... Read more...

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Asiad Daily to promote November Games, Guangzhou 60-days before opening


September 14th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou (China): While the 2010 Commonwealth Games to be hosted in New Delhi continues to be faced by problems related to preparedness, construction, traffic management, player movement and security, the official English-language ... Read more...

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Higher education department’s newsletter launched


September 9th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The Human Resource Development Ministry Thursday started a newsletter of the department of higher education, in a bid to inform people of its activities and provide people ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s n-arsenal prevented war with India: A.Q. Khan (Lead)


September 3rd, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) Pakistan's nuclear arsenal has prevented a conventional war with India, ensuring "our survival, our security, and our sovereignty", besides making the "nation walk with head ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan’s bomb has prevented war with India: A Q Khan


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) Pakistan's nuclear arsenal has prevented a conventional war with India and made the "nation walk with heads held high", boasts notorious Pakistani scientist A ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Progress made toward universal flu vaccine


May 20th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a novel influenza vaccine that could represent the next step towards a universal influenza vaccine eliminating the need for seasonal immunizations."Current influenza vaccines ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why do women prefer crime stories?


January 15th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 15 (IANS) Women prefer real crime stories based on rape and murder -- more so than men -- as they fear becoming victims, says a new study. Many people might ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Women more drawn to tales of rape, murder, serial killers


January 13th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Women are more likely than men to pick up books tales of rape, murder and serial killers, a new study has found.Many people might assume that men, being ... Read more...

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New device can identify breast cancer risk in a jiffy


October 13th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 13 (IANS) A new lab-on-a-chip can swiftly analyse tiny samples of blood and breast tissue and can identify breast cancer among women, say scientists. "The concentration of the hormone oestrogen and ... Read more...

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Mammals have to contend with shrinking genomes too


July 28th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) After the dinosaurs, mammals too have to contend with a shrinking genome, according to evidence buried in the chromosomes of animals and plants. There was a shrinking in the ... Read more...

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IIT Kharagpur researcher working on in-car yawn-detection system


July 28th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Forming an international team with US experts, an IIT Kharagpur researcher is developing a new in-car yawn-detection system that will keep an eye on a driver while behind ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Former S African Minister Essop Pahad launches journal


March 30th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, March 30 (IANS) Essop Pahad, former minister in the Office of President Thabo Mbeki, has launched a new intellectual monthly journal in South Africa and plans to have leading ... Read more...

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Kalam to launch “India Matters” in UAE tomorrow


March 28th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will launch the inaugural issue of a monthly magazine titled "India Matters" in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Harvard scientist fashions cheap, easy-to-use diagnostic test


February 21st, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 21 (IANS) A Harvard scientist has developed a versatile and low cost test that can detect infectious or chronic diseases with only a tiny sample of urine or blood. George Whitesides, ... Read more...

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Wall Street Journal not amused by spoof


April 14th, 2008 - 8:34 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 14 (IANS) The redoubtable Wall Street Journal does not seem to have been tickled by a new paper spoofing it, so much so that advance copies of the tabloid ... Read more...

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