living on borrowed time

Scientists cite 15 `near-misses’ at US n-plants

February 29th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS/EFE) The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) carried out 15 special inspections last year spurred by potentially serious incidents at power plants, the Union of Concerned Scientists ... Read more...

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Ozzy Osbourne still suffers from drug side effects

February 19th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Singer Ozzy Osbourne has revealed that he still suffers from the side-effects of drug abuse.The former Black Sabbath frontman, who battled drink and drug addiction for a major ... Read more...

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US warned Pakistan against selective action on terror groups

September 29th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Shortly after the failed Times Square bombing plot, the US warned Pakistan against playing "Russian roulette" with terrorist groups associated with Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the group ... Read more...

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Cancer of terrorism is in Pakistan, Obama tells Zardari through his NSA

September 29th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.29 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has reportedly told President Asif Ali Zardari through his National Security Adviser, retired Marine General James L. Jones, and CIA Director Leon Panetta that ... Read more...

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Maldives holds world’s first underwater cabinet meeting

October 17th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Male (Maldives), Oct 17 (ANI): Maldives held the world's first underwater cabinet meeting on Friday to raise awareness about the threat to the archipelago on account of global warming.The cabinet chaired by ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Movie Review : Chowrasta (2009)

April 17th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Chowrasta: Is a decent filmRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Atul Kulkarni, Victor Bannerjee, Roopa Ganguly, Naved Aslam and Neil BoseDirector: Anjan DuttaThe film weaves together four different tales that ... Read more...

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Criminal negligence led to Lahore terror attacks, says Shahbaz

April 2nd, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 2 (IANS) Salman Taseer, the governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, may be living on borrowed time with Shahbaz Sharif, who has just got back as chief minister, accusing ... Read more...

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Greenland faces extreme ice melt due to record warm summers

January 16th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 16 (ANI): A new research by an international team of scientists has suggested that Greenland is experiencing the most extreme ice melting in 50 years due to recent warm summers.The ... Read more...

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