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SC calls for answersheets of Chhattisgarh judges’ exam


August 7th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday asked the Chhattisgarh government to place before it the original answersheets of some candidates who cleared an exam for recruitment of ... Read more...

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Mamata asks youth to fight graft


June 17th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) A day after terming her support for A.P.J. Abdul Kalam for the president's post as the "voice of millions of Indians", West Bengal Chief ... Read more...

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Air India deploys new roaster system to cut manipulations


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Air India has switched from manual to an electronic crew management system to stop manipulations in the allocation of flight duties to employees.The airline resorted ... Read more...

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Air India call centres being run by IndiGo’s mother firm


May 18th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) A probe is on to find out whether Air India lost market share or any revenue by awarding the contract to manage its ticketing ... Read more...

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MNF chief Zoramthanga blames EVMs for defeat of regional parties


May 17th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 17 (IANS) Mizo National Front (MNF) president and former Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga Thursday blamed the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) for defeat of regional parties like ... Read more...

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Publishers create phony best-seller lists


March 20th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 20 (IANS) Amazon China said it has taken steps to curb the practice of publishing houses that manipulate results of bestseller lists.The top-selling lists are supposed to offer ... Read more...

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Raja seeks review of apex court’s 2G verdict


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Jailed former telecom minister A. Raja Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking the review of its Feb 2 judgment in 2G case on the grounds ... Read more...

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Don’t use EVMs in Assam: AGP


January 22nd, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 22 (IANS) Believing that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are not tamper proof, the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) Sunday said it will ask the Election Commission not to ... Read more...

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Apex court notice to Chhattisgarh on judges’ appointment (Lead)


January 2nd, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notices to the central and Chhattisgarh governments on a plea seeking an independent inquiry into the alleged lapses in selection ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep during adolescence skews brain wiring


October 10th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) Lack of sleep during adolescence could skew the brain's wiring and makes it malfunction, neuroscientists say.Researchers have found that short-term sleep restriction in adolescent mice prevented ... Read more...

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Mayawati suspends two policemen for attacking scribe


June 27th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 27 (IANS) In a post-midnight action, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati ordered suspension of two police officers who allegedly assaulted the local bureau chief of a news channel ... Read more...

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Period Drama “Downton Abbey”, Debuts On PBS


January 10th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sunday seemed like yet another weekend, marked with the introduction of new shows on television. However, one of the most highly rated shows, amongst all those ... Read more...

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Zardari “solidly stands behind Gilani” against any attempt to destabilise Pak Govt


January 4th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 4 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has thrown his weight behind beleaguered Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani against any attempt to destabilise the coalition government.Zardari called Gilani ... Read more...

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Karina Smirnoff Favors Bristol Palin In “DWTS”


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, much anticipated "Dancing with the Stars" will see one of the three finalists getting the mirror ball trophy. While on one hand Jennifer Grey ... Read more...

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Proteins linked with Alzheimer’s clump in normal aging


August 11th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, have found that many of the proteins present as minor components of Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases actually clump together ... Read more...

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Episode 2 Of “True Blood” Season 3 Gets High On Drama


June 21st, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday the "True Blood" Season 3, went for its second episode and like its first episode this episode of the vampire story was full of ... Read more...

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Agra meet to discuss robot use in urology treatment


January 31st, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 31 (IANS) Use of robots and computers for surgery on patients with urological problems will be discussed at an international conference on advances in urology, to be held in the ... Read more...

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Joshna qualifies for semis in Indian Challenger


January 21st, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) India's top woman player Joshna Chinappa stayed on course for her fourth WISPA title as she entered the semi-final with a clinical win over Lauren Selby of England ... Read more...

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Roman Polanski’s plea to have child-sex case dismissed rejected


December 22nd, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 22 (ANI): A California appeal court has rejected Roman Polanski's plea to have child sex case against him dismissed.The filmmaker's lawyers had argued that a Los Angeles judge, now deceased, ... Read more...

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Climate Depot Reveals Alleged Global Warming Conspiracy


November 21st, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov. 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An astonishing article has been posted on a site called Climate Depot, perceived as an anti-global warming website, which states that a bunch of hackers broke ... Read more...

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‘PPP’s manipulations in POK will undermine Pakistan’s case on Kashmir’


October 19th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 19 (ANI): PML-Q Secretary General Mushahid Hussain Syed has said that manipulation by the ruling PPP would weaken and undermine Pakistan's case on Kashmir. The world would then perceive Pakistan ... Read more...

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CPI-M hits campaign trail in Kannur


October 10th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Oct 10 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) candidate M.V. Jayarajan Saturday hit the campaign trail in Kannur, considered a party bastion, ahead of the by-election for the assembly seat ... Read more...

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Ability to imagine oneself in someone else’s shoes ‘tied to empathy’


June 24th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): The way our brain handles how we move through space-including being able to imagine literally stepping into someone else's shoes-may be related to how and why we experience ... Read more...

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Govt. to act ruthlessly against malpractices in defence contracts: Antony


May 27th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, May 27 (ANI): In the toughest ever message yet to be issued by a Defence Minister to stem corruption in armed forces procurements, A K Antony today ... Read more...

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Government to adopt transparency in defence procurements


May 27th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): To tackle corruption in defence deals and to bring transparency in defence procurements, Defence Minister A K Antony on Wedneday said the government will not hesitate to ... Read more...

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Rural job guarantee scheme inflated: Study


May 13th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Rural jobs shown to have been created under a centrally-sponsored scheme are often grossly inflated, a study released here Wednesday by former Reserve Bank of India governor ... Read more...

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‘Youth-centric reality shows don’t represent real youth’


May 4th, 2009 - 8:43 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Using 'F' words, pulling each other's hair on trivial issues and manipulative moves that we see on youth-centric reality shows like "Splitsvilla", "Sarkaar Ki Duniya" ... Read more...

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It doesn’t help being someone’s daughter in Bollywood: Zoya Akhtar


January 31st, 2009 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Zoya Akhtar, whose directorial debut "Luck By Chance" is a refreshing take on Bollywood's manipulations and double-standards, says she virtually had to knock on all the big doors ... Read more...

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Satyam campus recruits fear uncertainty over their jobs


January 28th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jan. 28 (ANI): The campus recruits of Satyam Computer Services Ltd., fearing that the fraud-hit company would not honour their offer letters, staged protest against the company here on Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Nearly one in three worldwide watched Olympics opener: Survey


August 14th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 14 (DPA) Almost one third of the world's population - a little over two billion people - watched the opening ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, according to the ... Read more...

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Haryana suspends entire public service commission


August 10th, 2008 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 10 (IANS) Governor A.R. Kidwai has issued an order of suspension of the entire Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC). All nine members of the commission, including its chairman M.S. Saini, ... Read more...

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New technology to detect trace amounts of explosives and drugs in fingerprints


August 8th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 8 (ANI): Fingerprints would now be able to provide clues to more than just identity, with the use of a new technology that detects trace amounts of explosives, drugs ... Read more...

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Political management done in 2002 Pak polls


February 27th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 27 (ANI): Former head of the internal wing of Pakistans Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) has said that "political management" had dominated the 2002 general election. Major General (retired) Ehtasham Zamir admitted that ... Read more...

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