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Iran’s talk with IAEA constructive: Iranian envoy


August 25th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 25 (IANS) Iranian permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Ali Asghar Soltanieh said the new round of negotiations between the Islamic republic and the IAEA ... Read more...

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Iran, IAEA to hold talks in May


April 28th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 28 (IANS) Iran's permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said Tehran and the UN nuclear watchdog have agreed to hold a new round of ... Read more...

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Iran to allow IAEA to visit its military base


March 6th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 6 (IANS) Iran will allow the UN nuclear watchdog experts to visit its Parchin military base, said the office of Iran's International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) representative in ... Read more...

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African delegation visits India for trade institute


October 19th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) An African delegation, led by the Ugandan commissioner of external trade, is visiting the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) here to discuss measures ... Read more...

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Denial of funds not a setback, says Nilekani


September 29th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Unique Identity Authority chairman Nandan Nilekani Thursday said that the finance ministry's decision to deny more funds to the authority was not a setback.The finance ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu power crisis may ease


June 4th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 4 (IANS) The acute power crisis in Tamil Nadu may ease a bit this year with a unit of a power plant near here likely to start generation ... Read more...

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Surprised that Osama was in Abbottabad: Musharraf (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf said Monday he was surprised Osama bin Laden was in Abbottabad, just a short distance from capital Islamabad. He also ... Read more...

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Run on the treadmill to get rid of those pot cravings, says study


March 6th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Washington, March 06 (ANI): A new study has indicated heavy users of marijuana show a significant decrease in their cravings and daily use after just a few sessions of running on the ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Foreign Minister rules out involvement of Navy in Indian fishermen’s killing


February 8th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorThimpu, Feb 8 (ANI): Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Gamini Lakshman Peiris has said the Sri Lankan Navy was not involved in the killing of Indian fishermen.Talking to reporters here after ... Read more...

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Ultrasound ‘accelerates healing of fractures’


October 8th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 08 (ANI): A new report has suggested that ultrasound can speed up the healing of fractures.A randomized controlled trial found that the use of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) in patients ... Read more...

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NCDEX to decide on raising additional equity this month


October 7th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 7 (IANS) The National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange (NCDEX) will take a final call on the mode for raising Rs.12.50 crore equity capital this month while it waits for approval ... Read more...

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National accreditation for medical centres


August 27th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) In an effort to improve medical services as well as patient experiences, accreditation standards for medical imaging services (MIS) like X-rays and gamma rays were introduced Friday ... Read more...

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Government ready for discussion on price rise: Congress


July 26th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The Congress said Monday that the government was ready to discuss the issue of rising prices but the opposition cannot insist on a particular modality of ... Read more...

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Dhaka keen on South Asian regional connectivity


March 4th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 4 (IANS) Officials from Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Bhutan may meet soon to chalk out plans for closer regional connectivity following an understanding reached between Dhaka and New Delhi. Direct ... Read more...

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New recommendations suggest breast cancer screening should start at 40


January 5th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): The American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) have issued recommendations calling for breast cancer screening to begin at age 40 and even ... Read more...

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Doctors asked to stop taking gifts from pharma companies


January 1st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) The Medical Council of India (MCI) Friday asked the country's doctors to stop receiving gifts or favours from any pharmaceutical companies and said they must desist from ... Read more...

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29 new dengue cases take capital’s total to 527


November 7th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) With 29 new dengue cases reported in the capital Saturday, the total number of those affected by the vector-borne disease rose to 527, health officials said. "There were ... Read more...

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CT scans more effective than X-rays when detecting abnormalities in H1N1 patients


October 22nd, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
Washington, October 22 (ANI): A new study has found that computed tomography (CT) scans can be more useful than standard radiography (X-rays) in detecting the severity of disease in patients with the ... Read more...

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Coronary imaging helps track plaques that trigger heart attacks


September 25th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) It may now be possible to image plaques that are most likely to cause sudden, unexpected adverse cardiac events, based on results from a broad-based trial. The trial, ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court judges to declare assets


August 28th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Following in the footsteps of Supreme Court judges, a full bench of the Delhi High Court judges Friday decided to declare their assets as well. According to court ... Read more...

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14 new swine flu cases take India tally to 183


July 11th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India Saturday reported 14 new swine flu cases, taking the total number of people infected with the influenza A(H1N1) virus to 183, according to the health ministry. "About ... Read more...

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Doctors, patients both find interaction via videoconferencing satisfactory


May 15th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Examining the feasibility and effectiveness of doctor-patient interaction through videoconferencing, a study has shown that such virtual doctor visits are similar to face-to-face visits on most measures."There is ... Read more...

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Puducherry electoral office sets online example


May 13th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) Chief electoral officers across the country can learn from their counterpart in Puducherry in using information technology (IT) for disseminating data more or less on a real time ... Read more...

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‘Smart bomb’ drug delivery may boost effectiveness of prostate cancer imaging


April 22nd, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): Researchers from Johns Hopkins University have identified a novel way to combine imaging with chemotherapy in a single agent for the treatment of prostate cancer.According to lead researcher ... Read more...

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Iran’s cooperation with IAEA sincere, serious: Mottaki


September 14th, 2008 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 14 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minster Manouchehr Mottaki said Sunday his country's cooperation with the UN nuclear watchdog was sincere and serious, the official IRNA news agency reported."Iran continues its sincere ... Read more...

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Nepal parties divided over army integration


June 14th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, June 14 (ANI): The top three Nepal's parties are still divided on modality and process of integration between the Nepal Army and the Maoist combatants. Speaking at a function on ... Read more...

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Nepal parties for adjustment of PLA before Government formation


June 12th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, June 12 (ANI): The Nepali Congress (NC) and the Unified Marxist Leninist (UML) have agreed to the adjust and rehabilitate of the Maoist combatants through proper modality before the Maoists ... Read more...

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Pak Parties not to become hostage to Musharraf: Gilani


May 18th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad , May 18 (ANI): Refuting the speculations that President Pervez Musharrafs camp was working on minus-one formula of Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry, Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has ... Read more...

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Mammography likely to benefit all women


April 28th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Mammography has shown to significantly reduce the risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer in advanced stage among women over 80, according to a recent study. The study ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu people want ‘responsive, transparent’ governance


April 12th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 12 (IANS) A cross section Tamil Nadu populace wants the state to offer a responsive and transparent governance that can increase the gross state domestic product (GSDP) to Rs.11.6 trillion ... Read more...

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MRI effective in differentiating blood supply to medial and lateral breast tumours


April 12th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 12 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Miami in Miami, FL and the Rabin Medical Center in Petah Tikva, Israel, have found that the use of MRI is effective ... Read more...

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