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35-mn-year-old fossil raises questions on primates’ origin

January 7th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Jan 7 (DPA) A 35-million-year-old primate fossil found in southern Thailand has added to evidence that primates, which include humans, might have originated in Asia rather than Africa, Thai media reports ... Read more...

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Rio Tinto to mine diamonds in Madhya Pradesh

December 31st, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 31 (IANS) Rio Tinto India will soon set up a project for production of diamonds in Madhya Pradesh, the state government has said. "The company has detected a diamond deposit in ... Read more...

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