Indian NGO to push sanitation goals in developing nations

September 17th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 15 (IANS) India's low-cost sanitation NGO Sulabh Sauchalaya is all set to go global by expanding its footprint in 50 developing countries to push the implementation of the ... Read more...

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Youth need to focus on Gandhi’s values: Pitroda

November 14th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Terming Mahatma Gandhi as the greatest social innovator of the 20th century, National Innovation Council chairman Sam Pitroda Monday said it was unfortunate that Gandhi ... Read more...

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Colombian musician gives ‘gun-guitar’ to Gandhi museum

October 31st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) When guns become roses, it makes music. Colombian rock musician Cesar Lopez, who is in the country to perform at the Delhi International Arts Festival, ... Read more...

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India seeks science & technology-driven partnership with US

October 5th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 5 (IANS) Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao wants India-US strategic partnership to be driven by a vibrant science & technology eco-system to address the priority needs of both ... Read more...

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Jay-Z compares Beyonce with MJ

August 16th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has described his singer wife Beyonce Knowles as "the second coming" of Michael Jackson and in the same breath he admits it ... Read more...

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Marc Anthony delights salsa fans in Ecuador

July 16th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Quito, July 16 (IANS/EFE) Salsa star Marc Anthony captivated more than 20,000 fans in the Ecuadorian capital with a show packed with tremendous hip-shaking energy.Some of his all-time hits ... Read more...

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All about the ‘birth’ of Lady Gaga

March 4th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 04 (ANI): A new book has revealed how Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta became world's biggest and most outrageous pop star, Lady Gaga.'GaGa', by Johnny Morgan, features previously unseen photos, probes ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas’ lands ‘director of creativity’ role at

January 27th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Black Eyed Peas' has been named "director of creativity" at technology company Intel.He will now make make music for the Californian-based company, who make's role is ... Read more...

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Indian innovator’s amphibious vehicle gathers dust

November 30th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 30 (IANS) Three years ago a Kerala mechanic hit the headlines for creating an amphibious vehicle. But today he is a broken man, having invested all his savings ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga: The Unique Dresser, 5 Outrageous Ones

October 30th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Lady Gaga has been making quite a ripple in the entertainment, music and the fashion world since the time she became well known for her epic ... Read more...

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Columbia Sportswear Acquires The Attainment Of Outdry

September 7th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Columbia Sportswear Company is a very well-known and a leading innovator in the active outdoor attire, footwear, accessories and gear has recently announced that it has ... Read more...

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Marc Jacobs About to Produce For Bigger Women

August 10th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Marc Jacobs is coming up with a plus-size clothing line for bigger women. They will be the first prestigious fashion house to launch plus size ... Read more...

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HP Needs A CEO Who Has More Than Cost Saving Skills Now To Replace Mark Hurd

August 8th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a saying that every dark cloud has a silver lining and the same is also applicable to HP, the Palo Alto based technology giant ... Read more...

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Drag racer Mark Niver dies in a crash in Washington

July 13th, 2010 - 1:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A drag car racer - Mark Niver, crashed to his death on Sunday when his parachute ditched him.The 60 years old Niver crashed into the net ... Read more...

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At 85, veteran British politician turns innovator (Lead)

June 9th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 9 (IANS) He met Mahatma Gandhi as a child, replaced Sir Stafford Cripps of the controversial Cripp's Mission to India to begin his first term in the British ... Read more...

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‘Sulabh toilets can help reduce global warming’

May 27th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 27 (IANS) An Indian innovator who plans to promote cheap toilet technology in 50 developing countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East region says his ... Read more...

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B’nai B’rith International congratulates Israel on invitation to join international economic group

May 11th, 2010 - 4:29 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – B'nai B'rith International on Monday congratulated Israel on their invitation to join an important international economic group made up of the most developed economies in the world.Israel ... Read more...

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Qualcomm submits bid for broadband wireless spectrum

March 17th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) US-based telecom service provider Qualcomm Inc Wednesday said it has submitted an application with the Indian government to bid for broadband wireless access spectrum. The US-based company is ... Read more...

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Indian MIT alumnus wins Innovator of the Year award

March 3rd, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 3 (IANS) An Indian alumnus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has won the Innovator of the Year honour from Technology Review India by designing an ultra lightweight ... Read more...

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Taco Bell Founder - Glen W. Bell Jr. dies

January 19th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rancho Santa Fe, Jan 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The founder of the fast-food chain Taco Bell – Glen W. Bell Jr. has died. He died on Sunday at his home in Rancho ... Read more...

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Glenn Bell, The Founder Of Taco Bell Passes Away

January 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taco Bell founder Mr. Glenn Bell Jr. took his last breath. He was 86. As per reports, "best known as the founder of the Taco Bell ... Read more...

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Jimi Hendrix’s new album to be released

January 12th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 12 (ANI): Rock legend Jimi Hendrix's new album featuring his unheard recordings may soon be released.The album titled 'Valleys of Neptune' will include 12 tracks of the guitar maestro ... Read more...

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Bodhtree to help Dr Reddy’s in application integration

December 14th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IANS) IT services innovator Bodhtree Consulting Monday announced that Dr. Reddy's Laboratories has selected its data management and integration engine MIDAS (Multi Industry Data Anomaly Solution) to address its ... Read more...

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Why should chief ministers select vice chancellors? Asks Sam Pitroda

August 29th, 2009 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 29 (IANS) Former Knowledge Commission chief Sam Pitroda has questioned the system prevailing in the country where chief ministers play a major role in selecting university vice chancellors and demanded ... Read more...

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Men can reduce HIV burden on women: ICAAP9

August 13th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IBNS
By Ranjita BiswasBali, Aug 13 (IBNS) Men with their image of ‘macho-ness’ are often seen as being on the opposite side of gender imbalance scale. It is particularly true in the context ... Read more...

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Eastman Kodak Company Presents the 2009 Streamy Awards

March 26th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by admin
The world's foremost imaging innovator presents the first-ever awards program dedicated to web televisionROCHESTER, N.Y., Mar. 25 -(Thaindian News)- Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE:EK) today announced its presentation of the 2009 Streamy ... Read more...

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I never thought Indian lyrics could win an Oscar: Gulzar

February 23rd, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noted lyricist Gulzar, who shared the Oscar for his song "Jai ho" in "Slumdog Millionaire" with A.R. Rahman, has confessed that he never thought Indian lyrics could ... Read more...

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Government plans to allow initial stage drug trials in India

September 10th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) India's drug regulator agency Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) is drawing up plans to allow international companies to conduct initial-stage drug trials in the country, a senior ... Read more...

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Tadiran announces embedded session initiation protocol in its products

April 28th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI/Business Wire India): Tadiran Telecom Ltd, an established innovator in telecommunications for more than 35 years, has announced embedded Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) support in all its ... Read more...

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Solar-barbecued chicken a hit in Thailand

April 21st, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, April 21 (DPA) Solar energy has found a unique outlet in Thailand with one innovator using the sun's rays to roast chicken at his roadside stall, drawing the attention of Japanese ... Read more...

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China poised to lead in renewable energy

January 10th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan.10 (ANI): China is poised to become a global leader in renewable energy in the next few years, the head of environmental research group Worldwatch has said. "I think China will be ... Read more...

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