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Infosys launches new product for call centres


September 11th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 11 (IANS) IT bellwether Infosys Tuesday said it had launched "a comprehensive next generation product" - SpeedSolve - to redefine customer service by making communication faster and more ... Read more...

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Pharma bigwigs join hands for new TB drug


June 27th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Pharmaceutical companies and research institutions in association with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have stepped up efforts to aid research on a new drug ... Read more...

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Audi launches new A4 model (With Image)


May 3rd, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi Thursday launched a new version of its A4 model in the country. It encompasses several new features, including 10 percent improved ... Read more...

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Metro Man Sreedharan switches tracks, retires Saturday


December 30th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Fondly termed Metro Man for changing the way Delhiites commute, E. Sreedharan finally hangs up his boots Saturday after an eventful 15-year tenure as Delhi ... Read more...

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USAID, FICCI ink deal to support innovation


December 20th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Tuesday signed an agreement to set ... Read more...

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US sharing PNR data with India


December 10th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) The US is negotiating new agreements with six top countries,including India, on information sharing about passenger travel, known colloquially as PNR, passenger name records, a ... Read more...

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Africa figures prominently on India’s foreign policy radar, says Krishna


March 29th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): Emphasizing that Africa figures prominently on the foreign policy radar of India, External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said that the relations between India and African ... Read more...

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New novel metals - stronger than steel, as mouldable as plastic


March 2nd, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): Yale University scientists have developed novel metal alloys that can be moulded into virtually any shape and are stronger than steel.Jan Schroers and his team have shown that ... Read more...

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Genetically targeted medication shows promise in treating alcoholism


January 21st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): UVA investigators have for the first time successfully treated alcohol-dependent individuals with medication that is tailored specifically to match their genetic profile."Our findings suggest a new paradigm for ... Read more...

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India, China can’t afford conflicted ties: Rao


January 14th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jan 14 (IANS) Amid a visa row with China, India has underlined that "a conflicted or contest-ridden" relationship cannot help the two countries and called for a transparent dialogue to ensure ... Read more...

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Code of conduct planned for central varsities, says Sibal


January 3rd, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) The central government is planning to introduce a code of conduct for central universities to bring about transparency and autonomy with accountability through self-regulation, Human Resource Development Minister ... Read more...

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Carrey hates homophobic bullies


December 27th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Actor Jim Carrey has revealed that he dislikes people who bully others on the basis of their sexuality."This is a horrible thing to be bullied, and to ... Read more...

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New approach could change how space vehicles, instruments are designed


December 1st, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have pioneered the use of silicon-germanium (SiGe) technology to produce electronics that are highly resistant to both wide temperature variations and space radiation."The ... Read more...

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OZ voters angry with Gillard, want new election


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov 3 (ANI): Australian voters are angry with Prime Minister Julia Gillard, and are in favour of another election, even if it meant another campaign and more cost to the ... Read more...

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DARPG to soon launch improved public governance redressal system: Chavan


September 24th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Prithviraj Chavan on Friday said the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) will be launching a ... Read more...

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Google, HTC and Verizon set to challenge iPad


August 19th, 2010 - 7:11 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 19 (DPA) Google is teaming up with Taiwanese phone-maker HTC and the largest US cellphone carrier Verizon to launch a challenger to Apple's iPad in time for the holiday ... Read more...

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South Korea proposes three-stage reunification plan with North


August 15th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 15 (ANI): A three-stage reunification with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been proposed by South Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Sunday.proposed a three-stage reunification with the ... Read more...

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Lighter weights too can build bulging biceps


August 13th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) Gym goers keen on building bulging biceps might be tempted to rely on the heavy dumbbells. But researchers in Canada have found that lifting lighter weights for longer ... Read more...

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You don’t have to lift heavy weights to build muscle, suggests study


August 12th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): It is widely believed that lifting heavy weights is the key to build muscle size. However, a new study has shown that a similar degree of muscle building ... Read more...

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New advance made in TB research


July 30th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): Existing drugs can potentially target tuberculosis' ability to spread, according to a McGill University researcher."It's a global health disaster waiting to happen, even here in Canada, but this ... Read more...

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Government committed to promoting sustainable tourism: Minister


July 27th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The government's efforts to create a new paradigm for sustainable development of tourism in India have resulted in several "environment friendly initiatives", union Tourism Minister Kumari Selja ... Read more...

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New drugs could make cancer ops more successful


July 22nd, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A new clinical approach could make cancer operations more successful.Cancer surgery weakens a body's immune system and stress hormones exacerbate the problem - leading to recurrence of cancer ... Read more...

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Israel reconsidering Gaza blockade, says minister


June 15th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, June 15 (DPA) Israel is reconsidering its economic blockade of the Gaza Strip, an Israeli cabinet minister confirmed Tuesday. The previous government had started the policy of banning not only dangerous ... Read more...

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Dialogue only way to solve water disputes: Bangladesh envoy


June 8th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Disputes over the crucial issue of water can only be solved by dialogue, Bangladesh's High Commissioner Tariq Ahmed Kari said here Tuesday. Speaking at a roundtable discussions ... Read more...

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Flexing muscles never helps in water disputes: Bangladesh envoy


June 8th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Advocating a new paradigm of collaborative approach to water management in South Asia to harness water optimally for all stake holders, Bangladesh High Commissioner to India, Mr. ... Read more...

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48 percent Pakistanis lack food security: Report


June 3rd, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 3 (IANS) Almost half of Pakistan's population of 170 million lack food security because of the impact of the war on terror on the country's economy, a new report says. Food ... Read more...

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Creator of first synthetic living cell claims he’s not playing god


May 21st, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21 (ANI): Dr Craig Venter, who has created the first synthetic living cell, has said that he is not playing god, but the feat could help them understand the basic ... Read more...

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Physicists create circuit for new generation computer


February 27th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 27 (IANS) Quantum computing - a new paradigm in information processing that may complement classical computers, could soon become a reality with physicists successfully creating a circuit using neutral atoms. ... Read more...

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New atomic circuit may help quantum computing become a reality


February 27th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Physicists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, US, created an atomic circuit that may help quantum computing become a reality.Quantum computing represents a new paradigm in information processing that ... Read more...

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IBS Software wins ‘IT systems provider’ award


February 9th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 (IANS) IBS Software, IT systems provider to travel, transportation and logistics industries, Tuesday said it had won the 'IT Systems Provider of the Year' award at the Air Cargo ... Read more...

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How exercise helps patients with peripheral artery disease


December 3rd, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Exercise has long been considered to be the single best therapy for peripheral artery disease but how did it work was a mystery - until now.Israeli researchers have ... Read more...

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US can apply four policies to encourage change in Pak mindset: Expert


December 1st, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.1 (ANI): An expert on South Asian affairs has said that the US can pursue, support and encourage Pakistan in its transition from tolerating to fighting the various militant groups on ... Read more...

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APEC leaders mull new vision for growth (Lead)


November 15th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 15 (DPA) Leaders of the 21-nation Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) grouping met Sunday to discuss a new approach to regional growth, winding up a two-day summit in Singapore. Belatedly ... Read more...

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Stem cells that ‘fool immune system’ may help fight cancer


October 8th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): A vaccine containing stem cells could help provide a vaccination against colon cancer, say scientists from the United States and China.In the study published in Stem Cells, boffins ... Read more...

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Scientists shed light on how bone’s material flaws lead to disease


August 5th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 5 (ANI): Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have for the first time carried out a multi-scale analysis to shed light on how bone's material flaws lead to ... Read more...

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