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‘Pakistan’s counter-terror betrays utter lack of strategy’


September 6th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 6 (IANS) Pakistan's fresh effort to tackle domestic counter-terrorism "betrays an utter lack of strategy", said a Pakistani daily that called for a wholesome zero-tolerance approach towards ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

New approach for treating urinary tract infections


August 17th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bern, Aug 17 (IANS) Scientists have worked out an effective new approach to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs) by dumping antibiotics.It involves so-called FimH antagonists, which are non-antibiotic compounds and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New treatment could halt arthritis spread


July 31st, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 31 (IANS) Researchers have developed a potential new approach to treat chronic diseases such as arthritis, which involves the inflammation of one or more bone joints.David Fairlie and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New approach to minimise skin scarring


July 9th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 9 (IANS) Ugly scars whether from surgery or battle wounds can affect both body and mind. New research offers a strategy to smooth out scarring."Scars can be ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hoping service tax target will be exceeded: Mukherjee


June 20th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Wednesday service tax collections surged by 40 percent in the first two months of the current financial year and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New plan to help unregistered MSMEs: FISME


May 16th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Planning Commission's new manufacturing plan will help unregistered micro and small industrial enterprises (MSMEs) access institutional finance, power connections and other entitlements, the Federation ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Take 12th Plan to states’ meet in Lucknow May 16


May 16th, 2012 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) "Take the plan to the states" is the new mantra of the Planning Commission to ensure successful implementation of the manufacturing component of the 12th ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

A new method to target obsessive behaviour


April 11th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 11 (IANS) Victims of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) fret endlessly over whether they have locked the door or turned off the gas stove. Now, a new way to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Remove TV from kids’ rooms to tackle obesity’


April 7th, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) British experts have advised parents to remove televisions from children's bedrooms in a bid to combat record obesity rates being observed among youngsters.According to academics involved ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

NASA plans Mars landing in August


March 6th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) NASA will attempt to lower a probe onto the surface of Mars for the first time as it continues its search for signs of life on ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Reversing Alzheimer’s gene ‘blockade’ restores memory


March 1st, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) An enzyme overproduced in the brains of Alzheimer's patients creates a blockade that shuts off genes necessary to form new memories, says a new research.Furthermore, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Peering into plant roots for better crops


February 19th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (IANS) A revolutionary technique will not only peer into plant roots with greater accuracy and clarity, but will also improve the chances of breeding better crop varieties ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Congress slams Hazare for remarks justifying slapping


January 26th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday hit out Anna Hazare for justifying slapping as a means of expressing anguish against corruption and said the whole country would ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New therapy could help beat Hepatitis C virus


January 17th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 17 (IANS) Scientists have found a way to block the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) and possibly benefit 170 million people worldwide.The breakthrough opens the way for new therapies ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New approach needed towards urban planning, says minister


December 14th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The western model adopted has not suited Indian cities, Housing and Poverty Alleviation Minister Kumari Selja said Wednesday while pressing for a new approach so ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Scientists identify four anti-cancer compounds


November 30th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Four new anti-cancer compounds have shown promise in inhibiting the growth of tumours, according to a new approach.Jason Smith, doing his M.Phil. in biomolecular sciences from ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Breakthrough may pave way for new malaria drugs


November 27th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 27 (IANS) Researchers have shown how the malaria parasite can survive in a type of white blood cell in the spleen -- a breakthrough that could lead to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New treatment to heal spinal injuries


November 17th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 17 (IANS) A new approach to treating spinal injuries among animals could pave the way for prevention of paralysis in thousands of people worldwide every year. Ben Goss, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Maturity behind improved form, says Samuels


October 16th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 16 (IANS/CMC) West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels has pointed to his new found maturity as the reason behind his form, since returning to international cricket following a two-year ban. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

US economy needs ‘jolt right now’, says Obama


October 6th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 6 (IANS) Urging Congress to pass his $447 billion jobs bill without further delay, US President Barack Obama Thursday said the US economy needs an immediate "jolt"."Our ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nokia Siemens launches new way to deliver broadband


September 20th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Global telecom infrastructure firm Nokia Siemens Networks Tuesday launched a new way to deliver broadband -- the "liquid net"."The new method allows a network operator ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Scientists developing safer, more effective contraceptive


September 11th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Researchers are developing a new contraceptive that is safer and lot more effective for women than current pills. Unlike "the pill" approved by the Food and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Global economy in dangerous new phase: IMF chief


August 28th, 2011 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 28 (IANS) International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde warned Saturday that downside risks to the global economy are rising, and developments this summer have indicated the global economy ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Left delegation meets PM


August 23rd, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) A delegation of West Bengal's Left Front Monday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and requested him to give a new look to central-state government relations ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New software to access blocked websites


August 11th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Scientists have developed a new system by which you will now be able to access blocked internet websites. This radical new approach could render internet virtually ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Depressed? Be kind, compassionate


July 31st, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (IANS) Rather than taking anti-depressants, people suffering from depression have an inexpensive way out - practising acts of kindness and compassion, new research claims.Acts of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Molecular glue to impart cutting edge to chemotherapy


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 23 (IANS) When you drop a cake of soap into a sink full of greasy water, the grease recoils and retreats to the edges of the sink.Now, what ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Adapt new way to fight terror, Pakistan told (Lead)


June 13th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) A prominent Pakistani newspaper Monday blasted the government for failing to prevent unending terrorist outrages and asked it to unveil a new approach to fight terror.An ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

New approach needed to deal with terrorist outrages: Pakistani paper


June 13th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) The Peshawar blasts - the latest in a long series of such attacks - show the government has again failed in its duty to protect the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hacking can now be made useless


May 18th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) Hackers can now be discouraged from hacking into user accounts despite having access to passwords, reveals a new Labanese research.According to the Key-Pattern Analysis (KPA), a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Border shootings: Bangladesh daily doubts Indian claim


May 6th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 6 (IANS) India's claim that 40 percent of those killed while illegally crossing the border with Bangladesh are Indian nationals was Friday doubted by a leading newspaper ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rat problem in NYC is hampering tourism


April 7th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, April 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pest control officials in New York City have warned that cutting funds to the program would only harm the city’s tourism. Officials are demanding that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Twitter creates ‘who to follow’ user list


April 6th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 6 (ANI): Twitter has compiled a list of so called 'power users' - the 'most useful' tweeters in a given field - to enhance its user experience.The microblogging site created ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Here’s why birds collide with man-made objects


March 17th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Wonder why many species of bird are prone to colliding with large man-made objects? A new study outlines a new approach to understand how birds see the world ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New technique to identify senders of anonymous emails


March 9th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): Concordia University researchers have developed a technique to find out the sender of an anonymous email.Tests showed their method has a high level of accuracy and it can ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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