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SIAM hopes auto sales will pick up from mid-September

September 2nd, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Automobile sales in India are expected to pick up from mid-September as a precursor to the festive season, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Heavy drinking ‘ups death risk from pancreatic cancer’

March 15th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): A study has indicated that heavy alcohol consumption, specifically three or more glasses of liquor a day, is associated with an increased risk of death from pancreatic cancer."Alcoholic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India tests heavy rocket’s liquid core stage successfully

September 8th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 8 (IANS) India successfully conducted the second static test of liquid core stage for developing the advanced version of heavy rockets, the country's space agency said Wednesday. "The second static ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New planet orbiting its ‘Sun-like’ star

June 30th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 30 (IANS) A planet about eight times the mass of Jupiter has been confirmed to orbit a Sun-like star, says a study. The newly-confirmed planet is about 300 times farther from ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Hispanics Leaving Arizona In Large Numbers

June 14th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Phoenix, June 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With chance of the state of Arizona implementing the tough immigration rule on people who have migrated to the state from other places illegally by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Physicists look at initial data from Large Hadron Collider

January 7th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (IANS) Three physicists who took winter trips to the Large Hadron Collider are beginning to see some real data from the planet's biggest experiment. Last month the ATLAS ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Italy to join race to host Euro 2016

March 4th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 4 (DPA) Italy has confirmed its interest in making a bid to host football's European Championships in 2016. The Italian federation FIGC will officially declare its interest to continental body UEFA ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Alps-like mountains found buried under Antarctic ice-sheet

February 25th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Flying twin-engine light aircraft, logging an equivalent of several trips around the globe, scientists have not only verified the presence of a huge mountain range, buried under more ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Over 12,000 bad cheques cases settled in one day

February 8th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Delhi Legal Service Authority's (DLSA) initiative to dispose of nearly 100,000 cases of bad cheques and loan-related disputes received a mixed response from the litigants. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Erectile dysfunction doubles heart disease risk in younger men

February 3rd, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): Males who experience erectile dysfunction between the ages of 40 and 49 are twice as likely to develop heart disease, as opposed to men with no dysfunction, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Smoking claimed 673,000 Chinese lives in 2005

January 8th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 8 (ANI): A multinational research team, led by scientists at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has lent more force to the suggestion that smoking is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Mushrooms can prevent obesity’

August 16th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Preliminary research suggests that increasing intake of low-energy foods like mushrooms can treat or prevent obesity. This is good news for the more than one-third of US adults ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lottery to pick 65,000 H-1B visas for 2009

April 9th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 9 (IANS) With US immigration authorities getting enough applications for H-1B visas coveted by Indian IT professionals within a week, a random lottery will pick the 65,000 lucky ... Read more...

Posted in World |