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World’s first hybrid shark found in Australia


January 4th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists are anxiously monitoring the first hybrid shark found in the Australian waters. Marine scientists say the animal is a result of inbreeding between the Australian blacktip ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mamata kick-starts Ganga beautification project


August 2nd, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 2 (IANS) In a step to fulfilling her pledge to spruce up Kolkata, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday kick-started an ambitious project to beautify a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mughal Road’s opening makes Kashmir more accessible


November 20th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov.20 (ANI): The opening of the historical Mughal Road in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri District has cut down transportation costs of produce and improved accessibility of the Kashmir Valley.Apples grown in ... Read more...

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Muslims to take pledge against terrorism (Lead)


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 3 (IANS) Tens of thousands of Muslims will collect in Kerala Monday to take a pledge against terrorism on the 26th night of Ramadan in which organisers say will be ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro starts trial runs on Lajpat Nagar section


July 23rd, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Friday began trial runs on the much-awaited Central Secretariat-Lajpat Nagar section of the Badarpur corridor, an official said, adding that the line was expected ... Read more...

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“Sumoi Mari Gaon,” nature’s gift to Assam


June 17th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Vaschipem KamodangGuwahati, June 17 (ANI): The Sumoi Mari Gaon village on Majuli Island in Assam, lies in the middle of the River Brahmaputra and is blessed with rich bio-diversity and a ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

“People For Animals” stop trains to protest against animals’ killings in Dooars forest region


June 5th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri (West Bengal), June 5 (ANI): People For Animals (PFA), a non governmental organization of north Bengal, on Saturday blocked the movement of the two trains, as they wanted to draw public ... Read more...

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gets unprecedented reception in Riyadh


February 27th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorRiyadh, Feb 27(ANI): Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh was given an unprecedented reception in Riyadh, as he kickstarted his three-day state visit to Saudi Arabia on Saturday.Making ... Read more...

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Tripura Government keen to speed up transport network development


January 14th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Jan 14(ANI): The Tripura Government has taken many steps to develop roads and transport network in the state.With development in progress and the fear of militancy vanishing, the ... Read more...

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India will find facts in China’s objections to road construction in Ladakh: Raju


December 1st, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 1 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence Pallam Raju today said India would find out the reasons behind China's objection to the road construction in the Ladakh region of ... Read more...

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China obstructs road construction in Ladakh


November 30th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 30 (ANI): In a confrontational act, China has objected to road construction in Demchok near the Line of Actual Control in the Ladakh region of Kashmir.The work has been ... Read more...

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Fresh oil from sunken ship blackening Orissa coastline: experts (With Images)


October 6th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 6 (IANS) A fresh oil spill, probably from a Mongolian ship that sank last month, has blackened part of the Orissa coastline in an area close to the nesting site ... Read more...

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BSF completes fencing of 1,800 Kilometer along Indo- Bangla border


July 12th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July12 (ANI): Fencing of about 1,800 kilometers along the Indo-Bangla border has been completed under Phase-II of the project, Border Security Force (BSF) issued statement informed here on Sunday.The BSF ... Read more...

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Red fort to be monitored by 40 CCTV’s on I -day


July 10th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi July 10 (ANI): Security for this year's independence day celebrations, at Red Fort has been beefed up with installation of 40 close circuit televisions (CCTV) and by making the fort ... Read more...

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Security forces reclaim two more Maoist-infested areas in West Midnapore


July 4th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Lalgarh (West Bengal), July 4 (ANI): Security forces and police reclaimed two more areas from Maoists in West Bengal's West Midnapore district on Saturday.In a four-pronged attack, a team of security ... Read more...

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Part of Alaskas coast drifting into sea at twice the rate it has in past


February 21st, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): A new study has indicated that part of Alaskas coast is drifting into the sea at twice the rate it has in the past, reshaping the Arctic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian Air Force airlifts relief supplies in Kashmir


February 13th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Udhampur/Jammu, Feb 13 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) dropped food articles in Kashmir''s Doda and Kishtwar districts where road connectivity has snapped after heavy rain washed off parts of a ... Read more...

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Highway sinks in Doda, rescue work underway


February 8th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Doda (Jammu), Feb.8 (ANI): Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir were virtually cut off from rest of the state after heavy overnight rains washed off parts of a road ... Read more...

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Thinning of Greenland glacier attributed to ocean warming preceded by atmospheric changes


September 30th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 30 (ANI): A new research has attributed the thinning of one of Greenland''s largest glaciers to ocean warming preceded by atmospheric changes. According to the research published in the ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in Raikia town of Kandhamal district


September 27th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kandhamal, Sept 27 (ANI): The day curfew was relaxed today in Raikia town of Kandhamal district of Orissa with the improvement in the situation. The State Government has decided to deploy ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in Raikia of Kandhamal


September 27th, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kandhamal, Sept 27 (ANI): The day curfew was relaxed today in Raikia town of Kandhamal district of Orissa with the improvement in the situation. The State Government has decided to deploy ... Read more...

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Birds may have co-existed with marine and terrestrial dinosaurs


February 24th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): The discovery of the oldest known bird fossils in New Zealand, along with other remains from the same area, has fuelled speculations that the birds co-existed with marine ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dolphins find a home in Chambal sanctuary


February 12th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
Etawah, Feb.11 (ANI): The national Chambal Sanctuary in Uttar Pradeshs Etawah District is a safe haven for dolphins breeding. The good news for nature lovers is that these intelligent aqua creatures have ... Read more...

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Infiltration from Bangladesh cannot be completely plugged, says BSF chief


November 30th, 2007 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 30 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF) Director General A K Mitra has said that it was impossible to stop infiltration along Indias porous borders with Bangladesh. "I believe that we ... Read more...

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