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US tests new `avatar’ border agent technology


August 28th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Tucson (Arizona), Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) The US Department of Homeland Security is testing an advanced technology whereby an "avatar" agent interviews some Mexican visitors when they cross the border at ... Read more...

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Five Indians held in Ghana


February 19th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), Feb 19 (IANS) Five Indians and 31 other foreigners were arrested in Ghana for flouting investment laws, the authorities said.The other foreigners arrested include 28 Chinese, two Filipinos, ... Read more...

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Child labour continues — unabatedly and shamelessly


June 10th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Pramod is all of nine. His tender age, however, does not give him the luxury of a carefree and fun-filled life. He and his younger ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha adjourned thrice as opposition targets Bansal


March 14th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was disrupted thrice Monday as opposition members sought a discussion on the alleged involvement of Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal ... Read more...

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A ‘krafty’ kiosk that scans your face and recommends you a snack!


January 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A new kiosk developed by Kraft scans your face and according to your gender and age, recommends snack or dinner options.Using anonymous video analytics (AVA), the kiosk categorizes ... Read more...

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All airline boarding passes now bar coded


December 16th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The International Air Transport Association (IATA) Wednesday said that the global transition to 2D bar coded boarding passes (BCBP) technology has been completed, which is expected to ... Read more...

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Pay traffic fines at kiosk close to you


March 3rd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Now people do not have to run from pillar to post to pay traffic fines. They can deposit them at kiosks being set up across the ... Read more...

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Punjab to computerise land records by year end


February 25th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sangrur (Punjab), Feb 25 (IANS) Punjab will computerise all land records in the state and provide people online access to them by December 2010, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said here ... Read more...

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Punjab to provide online access to land records


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Punjab will soon become the first state to provide online access to all land records, it was announced Wednesday. The concerned departments are set to complete the Rs.115 crore ... Read more...

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Explosives recovered from Howrah station


January 12th, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 11 (IANS) A large quantity of explosives were recovered Monday from a schoolbag in the busy Howrah Railway Station, the gateway to Kolkata. Police said the Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were ... Read more...

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Lifeless Brittany Murphy film posters removed


December 24th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 24 (ANI): Promotional posters featuring late actress Brittany Murphy posing lifeless in a bathtub for her movie Deadline have been taken down.DVD rental redbox announced it will soon remove ... Read more...

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HoneyBaked Ham Resorts To Discounts To Woo Buyers


December 20th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This Christmas is not going to be a good time for HoneyBaked Ham. The worldwide spread of Swine flu may have a role behind its less than ... Read more...

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Maoist posters found on Kolkata school wall


December 3rd, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) Several Maoist posters emerged in Kolkata's posh satellite township of Salt Lake Thursday - one at a police kiosk and another on the wall of a school building ... Read more...

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Indian cultural centre opened in Kuala Lumpur


November 6th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 6 (ANI): In a bid to promote Indian culture, the Indian High Commission in Malaysia has opened a cultural centre in Kuala Lumpur.The Star Online quoted Indian High Commissioner ... Read more...

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Apex court to aid of Tibetan market, demolition deferred


August 27th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 27 (IANS) It was a last minute reprieve for the four-decade-old Tibetan market here that was to be demolished Thursday with civic authorities deferring the move on the directions of ... Read more...

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Paramount, Redbox ink DVD deal


August 26th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IBNS
By Abhiroop MukherjeeAug 26 (IBNS) Paramount has finally struck a deal with Redbox to supply the dollar-rentals king with DVDs of studio titles for its network of 15,000 kiosks in retail locations ... Read more...

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Man kills wife after altercation


August 16th, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A 41-year-old woman was allegedly stabbed to death by her husband Sunday when an altercation turned violent and they attacked each other with a knife in their ... Read more...

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Redbox sues 20th Century Fox in DVD dispute


August 13th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 13 (IBNS) Redbox, DVD rental kiosk Company, announced Wednesday that it has sued 20th Century Fox over the studio's attempts in delaying its titles from appearing in Redbox vending machines.Redbox filed ... Read more...

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One killed as truck rams into tea kiosk in Delhi


July 22nd, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) A man was killed and four other people suffered injuries when a speeding mini truck lost control and rammed into a tea kiosk in Vasant Vihar area ... Read more...

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High court acquits Delhi man of assault charges


June 19th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday acquitted a man, convicted by a lower court for assaulting his neighbour in a dispute over a kiosk, on the ground that ... Read more...

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Agra MP starts his innings with protest demonstration


May 23rd, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 23 (IANS) Rama Shankar Katheria, the new MP from the city of the Taj Mahal, started his stint as a parliamentarian with a protest demonstration here Saturday against opening ... Read more...

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RedBox is going ahead introducing $1 Blu-ray DVD rental kiosks


November 27th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Redbox said it will start stocking machines at grocery stores around the country.Redbox, the largest U.S. movie-rental kiosk operator, which recently include Blu-ray titles in machines claimed it will stocking some of ... Read more...

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Radcliffe’s girlfriend sells oats to make a living


November 14th, 2007 - 10:17 am ICT by admin
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Diddy’s assault victim may now have to face jail


November 14th, 2007 - 2:33 am ICT by admin
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Diddy to be charged with assault


November 14th, 2007 - 2:21 am ICT by admin
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Did Diddy’s double blow leave ‘acquaintance with a bloody nose?


November 14th, 2007 - 2:15 am ICT by admin
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