modern languages

Want your kids to be CEOs? Then name them Peter and Deborah!

April 29th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): Here is a tip for the parents! If recent statistics are anything to go by, then getting your child into a preferred occupation requires just giving him/her the ... Read more...

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US lifeguard pleads guilty to hiding cameras in pool locker rooms

August 11th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 11 (ANI): A high school teacher at a Catholic girls' school has pleaded guilty to four counts of using a hidden camera to videotape girls' locker rooms at two ... Read more...

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Gustave Flaubert’s ‘Madame Bovary’ makes online debut

April 28th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
London Apr 28 (ANI): The final manuscript and multiple rough drafts of Madame Bovary, one of French author Gustave Flaubert's influential novels, has been made available for general public on the Internet.Published ... Read more...

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LUCA, not Adam and Eve, was mankinds original ancestor

December 18th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): A ground-breaking study has characterized the common ancestor of all life on Earth as LUCA (Last Universal Common Ancestor), a 3.8-billion-year-old organism, which challenges the intelligent design ... Read more...

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Manipur’’s Sanskrit college celebrates golden jubilee

October 5th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K SinghImphal, Oct.5 (ANI): Not many of us may know Manipur, the state popularly known for its regional languages, also has a Sanskrit college for the last six decades.Dwijamani ... Read more...

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Real life Biggles lands an honour at 89

June 25th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, June 25 (ANI): Captain Eric "Winkle" Brown's tales of daring read like a Boy's Own adventure. He was the first man to land a jet plane on an aircraft carrier, and ... Read more...

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Language evolves in ‘punctuational bursts’

February 1st, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan (ANI): Languages, just like living organisms, change and evolve in quick bursts, rather than in a steady pattern, according to a new study. The study, by Mark Pagel, an evolutionary biologist ... Read more...

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