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VGuard targets 25 percent growth this fiscal


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 22 (IANS) Leading consumer electrical and electronics firm V-Guard Industries is targeting 25 percent growth during the current financial year, a company official said Friday.The company, which achieved ... Read more...

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Chandigarh hit by major power outage for hours


June 21st, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 21 (IANS) A major technical snag hit the power supply in Chandigarh, resulting in a complete blackout in most areas of the city beautiful for long hours Wednesday ... Read more...

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Shock treatment knocks out E. coli bug


January 12th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 12 (IANS) Shock treatment can knock out E. coli bugs growing on the surface of heavily contaminated meat, reveals a study. The technique offers a cheap and easy ... Read more...

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Battery that uses freshwater, seawater to generate electricity developed


April 21st, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Stanford researchers have developed a battery that takes advantage of the difference in salinity between freshwater and seawater to produce electricity.Anywhere freshwater enters the sea, such as river ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Finnish energy firm to expand business in India


April 17th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki (Finland), April 17 (IANS) Ensto, a Finland-based provider of sustainable energy solutions, considers India as a more important market than China and plans to expand its business in the ... Read more...

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Battery that makes electricity from water developed


March 30th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 30 (ANI): A battery that takes advantage of the difference in salinity between freshwater and seawater to produce electricity has been developed by Stanford researchers.Anywhere freshwater enters the sea, such ... Read more...

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Goa lifts curbs on new commercial power connections


March 29th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 29 (IANS) Goa's power department Tuesday withdrew restrictions on granting new electricity connections to commercial and industrial consumers.Power Minister Aleixo Sequeira said during the budget session of ... Read more...

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Electrifying new way to clean wastewater


January 9th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Utah have developed a new concept in water treatment.The researchers have made an electrobiochemical reactor in which a low electrical voltage is applied ... Read more...

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Apple unveils MacBook Air - thinnest, lightest laptop


October 21st, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) Apple has unveiled the thinnest, lightest laptop ever which combines features from the iPhone and iPad with traditional series of MacBook. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced the new ... Read more...

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Acer rolls out new laptops


September 29th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Recently Acer launched quite a few new models of their Aspire Timeline X series of notebooks. The new range included the highly anticipated Acer Aspire Timeline X1830T. ... Read more...

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Coming soon: USB speakers to get ‘more oomph’ out of laptops


September 3rd, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 3 (ANI): Soon, music aficionados can use plug-in USB speakers that produce high-quality sound from the laptop without the need for mains power.The tinny fizz produced by most laptops' built-in ... Read more...

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Areva wins $26 mn order


February 17th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The Indian arm of French energy giant Areva has won a Rs.120 crore (Rs.1.2 billion / $26 million) contract from Larsen and Toubro to provide solutions at ... Read more...

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New long-life battery laptops from Dell


November 8th, 2009 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
Frankfurt, Nov 8 (DPA) Dell has released two new laptops from the nascent ULV class. The 13z and 15z are members of the Inspiron series and cost $550 and $580 respectively. ULV ... Read more...

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Scientists suggest non-drug method of labour pain management


May 17th, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Researchers suggest that women in labour should be allowed to use transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) - a non-drug method of pain management.The TENS unit is a small ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Phone call from concerned parent nixed plot to kill Obama


October 30th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Oct 30 (ANI): A county sheriff has revealed that a phone call from a concerned parent had helped disrupt two skinheads plot to kill Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Eaton Power on an acquisition prowl


June 25th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 25 (IANS) The Pune-based Eaton Power Quality Pvt. Ltd, the country arm of the $13 billion Eaton Corp of the US, wants to expand in India through acquisition, a top ... Read more...

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Detox diets may not be so healthy after all


April 29th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Detox diets may not be as beneficial as you may think for experts have revealed that detox diets, procedures generally don't promote health. While writing in Harvard Women's ... Read more...

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