No turning back on democratic reform: Myanmar media

May 31st, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, May 31 (IANS) There will be no turning back on the process of democratic reform of the country, Myanmar's official media said Thursday.It said that "the reform strategy ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Civil service officers most sought after grooms in India: Study

January 18th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Civil service officers are the most sought after grooms in the Indian wedding bazaar, a study by the country's leading online matrimonial site said Tuesday. Conducted by ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Dubai to host technology investing forum

April 14th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 14 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) would host the seventh edition of the Investing in Technology Forum (IITF), an official said Wednesday. The forum will be held under the theme "Establishing ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Coloured lights can sculpt nanoparticles

February 13th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have shown that choosing the color of an LED light bulb can select the shape of nanoparticles growing out of a solution of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Botched circumcisions kill 33 boys in South Africa

July 5th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 5 (DPA) Thirty-three South African boys have died following botched circumcisions in the country's Eastern Cape province, radio reports said Sunday. For many boys in South Africa, circumcision marks the transition ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Citizens of India-Pakistan stand-up for peace

January 8th, 2009 - 9:53 am ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantTo confront the present war posturing between India and Pakistan, the citizens of both countries are launching a joint signature petition campaign on 9 January 2009, to voice their mandate ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Protein that controls cell shape to prevent breast cancer identified

November 27th, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 27 (ANI): Scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) have found that a protein called Scribble is an important regulator of breast cancer. The researchers have revealed that they originally ... Read more...

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