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E-books, e-library - for your reading pleasure

September 6th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) An online library that also offers a pick-up and drop facility for books, getting to browse through various language newspapers at one site, or mastering ... Read more...

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No unanimity on hiking FDI in print media: Minister

December 20th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The government Tuesday said there was no unanimity on hiking foreign direct investment (FDI) in the print media from the existing 26 percent and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Applications key as tablets flood Indian market

August 25th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) While the Indian market begins to get cluttered with a variety of tablets, the defining line will not be just the price factor but also ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

World’s only Sanskrit daily turns 42 (Feature with images)

July 7th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore, July 7 (IANS) Even as English and modern Indian language newspapers continue to flourish in the country, Sudharma, which claims to be the only Sanskrit newspaper in the world, ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Kolkata dailies laud Mamata’s budget, CPI-M critical

February 26th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 26 (IANS) People of West Bengal Saturday woke up to banner headlines in language newspapers that have sung paeans to Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee for showering goodies on the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Curfew continues in riot-hit Karnataka town

March 2nd, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 2 (IANS) Curfew continued in Karnataka's riot-hit Shimoga town as did prohibitory orders banning crowds in Hassan, police said Tuesday, a day after two people were killed following protests ... Read more...

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Hong Kong police probe Facebook group planning ‘mass suicide’

November 26th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 26 (DPA) Police in Hong Kong were Thursday trying to trace the founder of a Chinese-language Facebook group whose members claim to be planning a mass suicide on ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Unesco keen to jointly certify select IGNOU courses

November 20th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Unesco has evinced interest in jointly certifying select programmes being offered by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). Armoogum Parsuramen, director of Unesco's South Asia office, ... Read more...

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Taiwan seeks heritage status for complex Chinese characters

December 19th, 2008 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Taipei, Dec 19 (DPA) Taiwan plans to apply for world heritage status for the complex Chinese characters that China stopped using after 1949 but Taiwan continues to use today, a newspaper said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lift plunges 14 floors in Hong Kong high-rise block

November 5th, 2008 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 5 (DPA) Checks were being carried out on lifts in apartment blocks across Hong Kong Wednesday after a lift plunged 14 floors, seconds after the only person inside stepped ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian community to decide when I should quit: Samy Vellu

February 20th, 2008 - 4:13 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 20 (IANS) Battling pre-poll blues, Malaysian Indian leader S. Samy Vellu said he is ready to quit "even now", but wants the two million-plus Indian community, and not anyone ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Media boom in Nagaland

January 6th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by admin
By Vibou Ganguly Kohima, Jan 6 (ANI): Nagaland has witnessed a media boom with a rise in number of English and regional language newspapers being taken out from the insurgency-hit state in the ... Read more...

Posted in National |