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Briton gets world’s first battery-powered heart pump


August 17th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) A 60-year-old Briton, who suffered heart failure but was too ill to survive a transplant, has become the world's first to get a heart pump powered ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New IIT entrance format to get brighter students: Sibal


February 24th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The new format of exams for entrance to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will ensure brighter students getting through to the prestigious institutions, Human ... Read more...

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Vodafone launches mobile wi-fi device


March 14th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Telecom service provider Vodafone Essar Monday launched its mobile wi-fi device - Vodafone R201 - in India, which can be used by five users simultaneously ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Justice often remains a theoretical concept for poorer section of society: Pratibha Patil


February 6th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Feb 6 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Sunday said that justice is often inaccessible to poorer section of the society due to high fees of courts and lawyers.President Patil ... Read more...

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Mobile charging stations to ensure electric cars never run out of battery


September 6th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 6 (ANI): Drivers, who are fearing they could be left stranded if the battery of their electric vehicles run out of charge, can now breath a sigh of relief, for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Iowa flooding forces the closure of the State University, 1 dead


August 12th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Des Moines, Aug 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Iowa flooding has created havoc in the lives of the inhabitants of the region. According to reports hundreds of people needed to be evacuated ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Boffins develop ‘The Kug’: a kettle and a mug!


May 12th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): A mug which doubles as a kettle and features a heating element that can boil water in just 90 seconds to make a cup of tea or coffee ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Papa Pankaj Kapoor ready to be surprised by sonny Shahid Kapoor


February 8th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaFeb 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The original plan was to only direct his first film and let his very talented son Shahid Kapoor take the lead.But now giving ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Electric cars could augment carbon emissions


November 12th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Electric cars could increase carbon emissions in the atmosphere, an environmental group has warned.The Environmental Transport Association has called for the new generation of vehicles to carry meters ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Punjab handicapped man is fourth in civil services


May 5th, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, May 4 (IANS) Hit by polio when just two, Varinder Kumar Sharma did not let his disability come in the way of his determination to reach for the skies. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Solar-assisted bicycle to give riders extra pedal power


September 26th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 26 (ANI): Scientists have invented a solar-assisted bicycle that gives riders extra pedal power.According to a report in the Times, the bicycle, called a Cycle Sol, has been invented ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Panasonic making 700-pound hybrid electric bike, to go on market on Aug.20


July 14th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Japanese electronics giant Panasonic is making a 700-pound hybrid electric bicycle which will store power from freewheeling downhill in order to recharge a battery to help push ... Read more...

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Eco friendly bike will help cyclists go uphill easily


July 14th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, July 14 (ANI): Cyclists may not need struggle going uphill anymore, thanks to the development of a hybrid electric vehicle that will store power from freewheeling downhill in order to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

She conquered odds to walk the corridors of power


May 19th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by admin
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, May 19 (IANS) From a mud house in an Orissa village to the corridors of power as an official of the government - it is no longer just a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

TERI develops Solverter to address needs of reliable power supply in rural India


November 14th, 2007 - 10:16 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Business |

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