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UAE launches satellite from French Guiana


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 23 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates Saturday successfully launched its communications satellite from the European Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana.An Ariane 5 rocket carrying the satellite ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Rey Mysterio vs Drew McIntyre


April 16th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A battle between Drew McIntyre and Rey Mysterio was pretty evenly match last night on WWE Friday Night Smackdown. Drew used his power to toss Rey around, ... Read more...

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Secondary task may ‘improve driver’s attention, stability on road’


February 15th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): New research by human factors/ergonomics researchers at the University of Kansas suggests that drivers who lose focus on the road because of boredom can actually increase their attention ... Read more...

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Anderson Silva Defends UFC Middleweight Title By Vanquishing Vitor Belfort


February 7th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Las Vegas, Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brazilian mixed martial arts fighter Anderson Silva proved yet again why he is often regarded at the very best pound-for-pound fighter as he thrashed ... Read more...

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Gehlot slams BJP for fuelling unrest over Gujjar reservation row


December 26th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Dec 26 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for fuelling the simmering unrest in the region over providing reservation to Gujjars ... Read more...

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S. Korea hold new massive army, air force drills in show of force against N. Korea


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul (S. Korea), Dec. 23 (ANI): In a show of force aimed at countering potential and possible threats from North Korea, the South Korean army and air force held its largest ... Read more...

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SpaceX’s Dragon’s Maiden Journey Ends Successfully


December 9th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Cape Canaveral, Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what is being believed to be a major development in the commercial space industry, a commercially developed rocket was launched from the Kennedy ... Read more...

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‘Headley put his kids through military drills in Chicago park’


November 13th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 12 (IANS) Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley, jailed in the US for his role in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, made his children do military drills in a Chicago park, a ... Read more...

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DRDO test flies Rustom unmanned aircraft


October 16th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.16 (ANI): "RUSTOM", the medium altitude long endurance Unmanned Arial Vehicle (UAV) being developed by Aeronautical Development Establishment, a premier Defence Research and Development Organisation lab specializing in UAVs and ... Read more...

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China’s second unmanned lunar probe maneuvers to correct trajectory


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): China's second unmanned lunar probe, Chang'e-2, was maneuvered to correct its trajectory on the earth-moon transfer orbit Saturday.Scientists successfully activated the attitude control engines on Chang'e-2 and ... Read more...

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Dry English Weather Leads To Archaelogical Finds


September 1st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The dry start to the summer has turned out to be a good one for the archaeologists as hundreds of ancient sites have been discovered with ... Read more...

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Sonal Chauhan Mesmerizes Gen Next


September 1st, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The PR Orientation Programme (PROP) workshop, powered by one of Bollywood's best public relations expert Dale Bhagwagar entered its third week, in the company of the ... Read more...

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Jessica Alba will star in the Spy Kids 4


August 26th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The Hollywood bombshell Jessica Alba is all set to star in the next Spy Kids adventure. The new film will be called "Spy Kids 4: All ... Read more...

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Clinton rejects North Korean threat to get ‘physical’, pledges full support to South


July 24th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jul 24 (ANI): Reassuring South Korea of the US' support, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has rejected North Korea's threat to get "physical".North Korea has warned to get physical if ... Read more...

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IAF and NSG conduct exercise ‘Black Eagle’


May 13th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Manesar (Haryana), May 13 (ANI): India's elite counter-terrorist force National Security Guard (NSG) the 'Black Cats' and youngest Special Force, GARUDs of Indian Air Force (IAF) conducted a joint exercise called 'Black ... Read more...

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Mini-thrusters may help satellites to search for exoplanets


March 4th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): The US Air Force is eyeing mini- thrusters or miniature, electric propulsion systems, to make it easier for their satellites to perform space maneuvers and undertake formidable tasks ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force pilots display helicopter aerobatics in Kochi


December 5th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Dec 5(ANI): Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots enthralled residents of Kerala with a mesmerizing display of helicopter aerobatics, which marked the formal conclusion of weeklong celebrations of the Navy Day at ... Read more...

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Maple tree seeds inspire devices that can hover and perform surveillance


October 21st, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 21 (ANI): Aerospace engineering graduate students at the University of Maryland's Clark School of Engineering, US, have learned how to apply the Maple tree seeds' unique design to devices that ... Read more...

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Roger Huerta-Gray Maynard Fight: Maynard Wins


September 17th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Has Roger Huerta taken the right decision by moving onto acting in movies rather than competing in the UFC? Well, if the latest bout between him and Gray Maynard is ... Read more...

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Aaron Riley Defeats Nelson In Second Trial


August 9th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by GD
Aaron Matthews Riley, the well known American mixed martial art fighter who has been in the AMC Kickboxing for some time, won over Nelson this Saturday in what seemed to be a ... Read more...

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Dog training centres in China cash in on pet craze


June 20th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Dog training centres are cashing in on the latest pet craze in China.Although the number of pet owners is small, they do not hesitate to splash money ... Read more...

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US Coast Guard releases new rules to safeguard ships


May 14th, 2009 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (Xinhua) The US Coast Guard has released new rules for US-flagged ships passing through the piracy infested areas, including the Gulf of Aden and Malacca Strait. "The Coast Guard worked ... Read more...

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Scientists develop method for verifying safety of computer-controlled devices


April 21st, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new method for systematically identifying bugs in aircraft collision avoidance systems, high-speed train controls and other complex, computer-controlled devices, collectively known as cyber-physical systems ... Read more...

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Russia’s envoy to NATO calls Georgian drills ‘insanity’


April 19th, 2009 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Voronezh (Russia), April 19 (RIA Novosti) Russia's envoy to NATO has dubbed the alliance's exercises due in Georgia in early May "insanity". The Cooperative Longbow 09/Cooperative Lancer 09 command-and-staff exercise, led by ... Read more...

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American forces may stay in Iraq beyond June 2009 deadline


March 27th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad, Mar.27 (ANI): The commander of ground forces in Iraq has said that US troops may extend their stay in the Iraqi cities of Baquba and Mosul beyond the June 2009 deadline.A ... Read more...

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How bacteria inhale toxic metals and exhale oxygen


March 17th, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Using a unique combination of microscopes, researchers at Ohio State University in the US were able to see how some common soil bacteria inhale toxic metals and ... Read more...

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PCB assures Asif of fair trial under its anti-doping regulations


January 21st, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 21 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has assured suspended fast bowler Mohammad Asif of a fair trial over his Dubai misadventure, but he will be dealt with according to ... Read more...

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Krav Maga, an Israeli system of self-defence, makes its way to India


January 10th, 2009 - 8:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.10 (ANI): Under constant threat of terrorism and urban street crime, all military forces, security & law enforcement agencies, youngsters of India are opting for ''Krav Maga, an Israeli ... Read more...

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Virgin Galactic denies reports of problems with space tourism project


January 9th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Richard Bransons Virgin Galactic company has denied claims that one of the craft in its space tourism project is suffering difficulties with its rudder.Branson had unveiled the ... Read more...

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Indias Chandrayaan successfully settles into lunar trajectory


November 6th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Nov 6 (ANI): Following a fifth orbit-raising maneuver, Indias Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft has successfully settled into a trajectory that will take it to the Moon.Chandrayaan-1 is Indias first mission to venture ... Read more...

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Soon, car-to-car communication network to avoid road accidents


November 4th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 4 (ANI): Computer scientists in Germany have written a piece of software that can one day enable cars to coordinate maneuvers together in dangerous situations, such as the falling ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force celebrates its 76th anniversary


October 8th, 2008 - 8:32 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi. Oct 7 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) is celebrating its 76th anniversary today.An air display by 52 aircraft will form part of the Air Force Day Parade-cum- ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force to celebrate its 76th anniversary on Oct 8


October 1st, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi. Oct 1 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) will celebrate its 76th anniversary on October 8. An air display by 52 aircraft will form part of the Air Force ... Read more...

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Joint Indo-UK Army exercise ends today


September 19th, 2008 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 19 (ANI): The joint exercise between Indian and British troops being held at the Land Warfare Centre in the Salisbury plains in UK ended today.Mechanized Infantry troops of ... Read more...

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Key to beating vertigo lies in easy head movements


August 5th, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Aug 5 (ANI): Taking a ride on that giant wheel, or that amazing view of the valley from the peak, are things that people with vertigo usually miss out ... Read more...

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