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Chinese students not keen on news shows


August 7th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 7 (IANS) College students in China prefer watching variety shows on television rather than news programmes.A survey by the Shanghai Jiao Tong University of 300 students from 110 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chinese banking model unsustainable: Daily


February 22nd, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 22 (IANS) The profit model of Chinese banks that encourages growth by stipulating a cap on deposit and lending rates is unsustainable, a daily said Wednesday.The commercial banks ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Exposed to sunlight, cotton fabric cleans itself


December 15th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Scientists from China are developing a cotton fabric that can clean itself of stains and bugs when exposed to ordinary sunlight.Environmental researchers Mingce Long and Deyong ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China looks for potential pilots on college campuses


November 29th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 29 (IANS) Having been hit by an acute shortage of pilots, China's civil airlines are approaching university graduates through campus recruitment drive.The step to massively recruit and train ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese city removes sex textbook from shelves


September 1st, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 1 (IANS) Shanghai city has removed from its shelves a textbook on sex education for primary school children because it accidentally arrived prematurely, a media report said.The printing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Farewell to college life - with love, laughter and naughtiness


July 3rd, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, July 3 (IANS) Many university students in Shanghai are trying to turn their last days of college into an unforgettable time of their campus life with love, laughter ... Read more...

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HCL founder Shiv Nadar to head IIT-Kharagpur’s board


April 7th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Shiv Nadar, founder of software major HCL, was appointed the chairman of the board of governors of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Most Americans consider China an ally of US: Poll


January 31st, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): Several issues might have strained bilateral relations between Washington and Beijing, but a latest poll has found that nearly 71.8 percent Americans consider China as an ally of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese scientists discover male infertility gene


February 1st, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): Researchers from Shanghai Jiao Tong University's School of Medicine have identified a male infertility gene.The discovery of the gene involved with sperm development could lead to new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists create artificial leaf that can make green hydrogen


January 11th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 11 (ANI): Reports indicate that materials scientists have created an artificial leaf that can harness light to split water and generate hydrogen.Plant leaves have evolved over millions of years to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Father of China’s space technology’ dies


October 31st, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 31 (IANS) China's space scientist Qian Xuesen, widely known as the father of the country's space technology, died here Saturday morning at the age of 98, Xinhua news agency reported. ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Chinese scientists create fertile live mice from skin cells


July 24th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 24 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, Chinese researchers have been able to create live fertile mice by reprogramming skin cells into powerful stem cells.They used induced pluripotent skin cells, or ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Egg stem cells may pave way for new fertility treatments


April 13th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Contradicting the belief that women are born with a finite number of eggs, scientists have discovered stem cells in the ovaries of adult mice that seem to give ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Diamond loses title of worlds hardest material


February 17th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A material known as lonsdaleite has displaced diamond as the worlds hardest material.Though diamond lost its title of the worlds hardest material some time ago, to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New approach holds promise for pancreatic cancer treatment


September 26th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Researchers from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China have suggested a new approach that may offer treatment options for pancreatic cancer.It is already known that overexpression of epidermal ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Scientists show how to cross Potter’’s ”hidden wall” for journey to Hogwarts


September 20th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): After coming closer to creating an invisibility cloak, a research team, which includes an Indian origin researcher, is working on developing hidden portals - like the entrance ... Read more...

Posted in National |

How Harry Potter can see others from within his invisibility cloak


September 4th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 4 (ANI): A Chinese researcher has proposed a way to develop an "anti-cloak" that will, in theory, enable people underneath an invisibility cloak to see.Huanyang Chen, who conducted ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chinese scientists uncloak invisible object


September 3rd, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) Chinese scientists have shown how certain materials beneath an invisibility cloak could allow them to be seen again. "Cloaking is an important problem since invisibility can help survival ... Read more...

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D. Purandeswari inaugurates IIT, Rajasthan


August 2nd, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur, August 2 (ANI): Minister of State for Higher Education D. Purandeswari on Saturday inaugurated IIT, Rajasthan at the Campus of IIT, Kanpur today.In her address Prandeswari said the idea of ... Read more...

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