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‘The Dark Knight Rises’ biggest story I’ve told: Christopher Nolan (Interview)


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) "The Dark Knight Rises", the final part of his Batman trilogy, is the biggest story he has told so far, says maverick Hollywood filmmaker ... Read more...

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Army organises Jammu Premier League for budding cricketers


May 9th, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 9 (IANS) It was Jammu's own 'premier league', where hundreds of young cricketers vied for a chance to play the game at the national and international level. And ... Read more...

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PETA offers to help Kingfisher Airlines through new ads (With Images)


May 2nd, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) In an interesting offer, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has written to Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya, stating that they could help ... Read more...

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Scale up services for pregnant HIV-positive: UNAIDS


April 26th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) As India's AIDS control department is working on its next AIDS control mission (2012-17), a top UN official Thursday said the country must scale up ... Read more...

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BJP’s extravagant campaign clicked with people: Congress


April 20th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) "extravagant campaign" for the Delhi civic polls, in which it spent five times more than the Congress party, ... Read more...

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UP health official found dead, family alleges murder (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 16 (IANS) An Uttar Pradesh health department official missing since Feb 7 was found dead, police said Thursday as his family alleged it was related to the ... Read more...

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Act against `ghosts’ that haunt Pakistan: Daily


January 24th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 24 (IANS) It is more than mildly amazing that nobody noticed that nearly 10 percent of the Sindh government's workforce are "ghosts", said a Pakistani daily as it ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four arrested in fake admission racket in Ramjas


December 15th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Four people, including two former students of Ramjas College, were arrested for their involvement in a fake admission racket in the Delhi University college, police ... Read more...

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High-tech vigil for Ganesh immersion in Mumbai


September 11th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) The Ganesh immersion went high-tech here Sunday with the police using Global Positioning System (GPS) devices and video surveillence to guard against mischief as thousands of ... Read more...

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Cook-and-eat agitation in Hyderabad for Telangana state (Lead)


June 19th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 19 (IANS) Politicians, government employees, doctors, lawyers, IT professionals and students came together on Hyderabad's roads Sunday for 'vanta vaarpu' or a cook-and-eat agitation to demand a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Telangana JAC gears up to cook, eat on Hyderabad roads


June 18th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 18 (IANS) The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) is going ahead with its "vanta varpu" or cook-and-eat agitation on the roads in Hyderabad Sunday to press for ... Read more...

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Modi stalling Lokayukta appointment, says Congress


April 18th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 18 (IANS) The Congress Monday accused Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi of stalling the appointment of Lokayukta in the state as the ombudsman can probe corruption ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sugarcane ‘can help in cooling climate’


April 18th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Sugarcane, grown in Brazil to power automobiles as an alternative to gasoline, has a double benefit - if cultivated in massive scale, it also helps in cooling the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Colossal illegal mining in Karnataka worth Rs.150 bn: Apex court panel


April 15th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, April 15 (IANS) In a damning indictment of affairs in Karnataka, a Supreme Court-appointed panel said Friday that illegal mining in the state was on "a colossal scale" ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Support to Anna swells in Agra


April 8th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, April 8 (IANS) The people's support to social activist Anna Hazare, whose hunger strike against corruption continued for the fourth day in New Delhi, rose to a massive scale ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

National telecom policy to be forwarded to cabinet


March 30th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The telecom department Wednesday said the National Telecom Policy 2011 will be ready in a few weeks and sent to the cabinet for final decision."The ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Japan deploys 100000 troops for quake and tsunami help


March 13th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar.13 (ANI): Japan has doubled its troop to 100000 on rescue and relief missions after an 8.9 magnitude earthquake and tsunami hit the country on Friday.The deployment ordered by Prime ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mayawati pulls up officials during Noida, Ghaziabad trip


February 20th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Noida/Ghaziabad, Feb 20 (IANS) From lack of green cover to lesser number of cases registered by the police, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati found a number of reasons to pull up officials ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Over 10,000 illegal immigrants claiming benefits in U.K


February 14th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.14 (ANI): It has been found that over 10,000 illegal immigrants are claiming sickness and maternity benefits without being given the right to live in Britain.Abusers of the system did ... Read more...

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Interpol seizes fake goods worth $200 mn in South America


February 1st, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 1 (IANS) The International Criminal Police Organisation - or Interpol - has seized fake goods worth $200 million in year-long operations in South America targeting organised criminal counterfeiting networks.Nearly 1,000 ... Read more...

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Egypt Internet Shutdown Stuns World, Economic Impact Yet To Be Measured


January 29th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The stand taken by the government in Egypt to thwart the protesters demanding the end of Hosni Mubarak's reign has stunned the political circles globally. Amidst ... Read more...

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New study brings quantum computing one step closer


January 20th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A team of researchers from the University of Oxford, UK, has come one step closer to building a solid-state quantum computer.The team successfully entangled 10 billion pairs of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Video’s DNA could check piracy


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) Israeli researchers have developed a novel technique to track video piracy and nip it in the bud. The technique is "video DNA matching". It detects aberrations in pirated ... Read more...

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Eminem Gets Back Into Focus In 2010 With A Vengeance Says MTV!


December 17th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Billboard Hot 100 saw him getting his Not Afraid debut right at the top slot. When Recovery released, instead of the much expected Relapse 2, people grabbed it on a massive ... Read more...

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Civilian victims’ kin protest against CIA drone attacks in N.Waziristan


December 9th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 9 (ANI): Two-dozen tribesmen hailing from the North Waziristan tribal region are staging a silent protest in Pakistan's capital against US drone attacks along the Afghan border.The protesters in Islamabad ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US, Pak officials deliberately overlooking high civilian death toll in drone attacks


December 9th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 9 (ANI): United States and Pakistan officials are deliberately overlooking civilian deaths that outnumber the killings of militants in CIA drone attacks, a report released by Conflict Monitoring Centre ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

President, PM to attend Sai Baba birthday celebrations


November 16th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 16 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will visit Andhra Pradesh's Puttaparthi town - the abode of Sathya Sai Baba - to take part in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cocoa genome discovery to ensure healthier, tastier chocolate!


November 15th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): The public release of the genome of the cacao tree - which produces chocolate - will not only ensure that the chocolate industry is saved from collapse, but ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Two militant groups infighting led to suicide bombing at Darra Adamkhel mosque


November 6th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 6 (ANI): An ongoing blood feud between two militant groups was the apparent reason behind the suicide bombing at a mosque in Darra Adamkhel, in which around 70 people ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

LimeWire forced to shut down because of a court order


October 28th, 2010 - 12:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popular file sharing service by LimeWire has been ordered shut by a US federal judge on Tuesday.Judge Kimba Wood granted the request of the ... Read more...

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Singapore scientists first to discover important genes in human stem cells


October 19th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): A team of scientists from Singapore has discovered the most important genes in human embryonic stem cells (hESCs), a crucial breakthrough in discovering how human stem cells work. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Massive recruitment of sub-inspectors in Jammu and Kashmir Police


October 9th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 9 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir police has done a massive selection of candidates for 510 posts of sub-inspector, for which recruitment process was conducted throughout the state.It is ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Moily commends ECI’ s role in Indian democracy since inception


September 12th, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.12 (ANI): Minister of Law and Justice Dr. M. Veerappa Moily on Sunday appreciated the commendable work done by the Election Commission of India (ECI) over the years since its ... Read more...

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Army may join Delhi’s battle against dengue


September 8th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) With dengue cases rising in Delhi, there is a proposal to use the services of army to help fight mosquito breeding near the Commonwealth Games Village, where ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Mullen says magnitude of Pak floods equivalent to entire East Coast of US


September 4th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): US Joint of Chiefs of Staff Committee Chairman, Admiral Mike Mullen, has said that he was taken aback by the magnitude of the flooding in Pakistan and that ... Read more...

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