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Rahul Gandhi ‘decoded’ in book


September 13th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Does Rahul Gandhi have an overarching political and economic vision? asked panelists at a book release function here Wednesday while debating the strategy and ... Read more...

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‘Women yet to break through the glass ceiling’


April 23rd, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Recognising the significant progress made by women in over six decades of independence, panelists at a seminar here, however, lamented that barring a sector or two, ... Read more...

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L.A. Reid signs up for ‘The X Factor’


February 6th, 2012 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 6 (IANS) L.A. Reid has reportedly signed up to be a judge on the second series of the American version of "The X Factor".The 55-year-old has reportedly ... Read more...

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World Economic Forum calls for business innovation


January 26th, 2012 - 5:31 am ICT by IANS
Davos, Jan 26 (IANS) Participants at the annual World Economic Forum here Wednesday urged the companies to focus on innovation to remain in business.Companies failing to adapt themselves to new ... Read more...

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Interactive sessions for young Pravasis at conclave


January 6th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 6 (IANS) Interactive sessions to attract young entrepreneurs and enrich the experience of Pravasi youth will be held in Jaipur on Saturday and Monday as part of ... Read more...

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Digital is the future, accept filmmakers


October 15th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 15 (IANS) Panelists at an open forum on digital tools in filmmaking at the Mumbai Film Festival Saturday were unanimous in endorsing digital technology as the future of ... Read more...

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Don’t attend Sri Lanka military conference: rights body


May 24th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 24 (IANS) Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged countries not to attend a Sri Lankan military conference that allegedly seeks to justify the thousands killed during the ... Read more...

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DDA picks lots for 16,000 flats in Delhi


April 19th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) Monday held the biggest draw of lots for its housing scheme to find out the lucky owners of 16,000 flats ... Read more...

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Consider views of Indian panelists on ‘Interlok’ issue: MIC Chief


March 19th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar.19 (ANI): Malaysian Indian Congress President G. Palanivel has asked the government to take the views of the three Indian representatives on the Interlok panel seriously.He said in a statement ... Read more...

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Hinduism discussion welcomed in rural Nevada


February 28th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 28 (ANI): Well known Hindu statesman Rajan Zed spoke about religion in general and Hinduism in particular to a packed house of people belonging to different religions and denominations ... Read more...

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Far-flung movies ‘an inspiration for future scientists’


December 29th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): Apart from being a great source of entertainment, Hollywood flicks can inspire the next generation of physicists, astronomers and biologists, say scientists.A panel of scientists, filmmakers and media ... Read more...

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Nevada Governor honors Hindu leader for “exemplary” interfaith work


December 27th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 27 (ANI): Well known religious statesman Rajan Zed has been honored by Nevada (USA) Governor with a certificate for his work in interfaith dialogue.Certificate of Appreciation signed by Nevada ... Read more...

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Scientists learn to mask ginseng bitterness


December 7th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 07 (ANI): Do you find ginseng bitter? Well, you won't anymore for University of Illinois scientists have learned to mask the bitterness of ginseng, a common ingredient of energy drinks."Consumers ... Read more...

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‘Any code of conduct effective only if journalists conscientious’


December 3rd, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) With taped conversations of some well-known journalists with a corporate lobbyist having raised questions of ethics, sourcing of news and varied influences on the media, a panel ... Read more...

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Hindu statesman Zed nominated to “Think Tank” of Big Brothers Big Sisters


November 28th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 28 (ANI): Distinguished religious statesman Rajan Zed has been nominated to the "Think Tank" of Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Northern Nevada.Rajan Zed is a religious leader who ... Read more...

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‘Media needs to turn searchlight more on itself’ (Lead, superseding previous story)


November 26th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Did well-known journalists whose conversations with a lobbyist in contact with former communications minister A. Raja commit a breach of journalistic propriety? Issues of propriety and ... Read more...

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‘Tape leaks to lobbyist show journalists crossing lakshman rekha’


November 26th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The apparent lowering of journalistic standards, that have come to light following disclosures of links between some well-known journalists and a telecom lobbyist, were described as "crossing ... Read more...

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Drug For Treatment Of Lupus On The Verge Of Being Approved By FDA


November 18th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Benlysta moved one step closer to being approved by the FDA on Tuesday when the FDA panel voted in its favor. If approved finally, it will ... Read more...

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Next five year plan to focus on maternal, child health


November 11th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Maternal and child health are expected to be the areas of thrust in the Twelfth Five Year Plan (2012-17), Planning Commission member Sayeeda Hameed said at a ... Read more...

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Now, crunchy and spicy soy snacks to boost nutrition in Indian kids


October 20th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Soy, although an inexpensive and complete vegetable protein, doesn't find too many takers because of its bland taste, but University of Illinois scientists have joined forces with an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘The Hobbit’ to released in 3-D?


October 4th, 2010 - 2:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 4 (IANS) Filmmaker J.R.R. Tolkien's new film "The Hobbit" will now reportedly be released in 3D.The project has received a number of setbacks in the lead-up to its production, including ... Read more...

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Mark Cuban on Shark Tank


September 21st, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): American entrepreneur Mark Cuban is all set to be a guest judge/panelist/ for Shark Tank that airs on ABC.This is the American Idol equivalent for the ... Read more...

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Prevention is best medicine for cancer: Experts


September 19th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Preventive care would prove to be the best medicine for cancer in India, experts believe. "Preventive oncology is the treatment India needs for curbing cancer because over 55 ... Read more...

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Kelly Osbourne is now ‘Fashion Police’


August 31st, 2010 - 8:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) British singer Kelly Osbourne will soon be dissecting the fashion choices of Hollywood stars as one of the panelists on TV show "Fashion Police". The former "Dancing with the ... Read more...

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The Diabetes Drugs, Avandia and Actos, Have The Same Amount of Risks


August 29th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The drug for diabetes of GlaxoSmithKline happens to be Avandia. American canvassers on Tuesday mentioned that Avandia was not more risky to the heart ... Read more...

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Why sense of doom in Left Front posers at book release


August 13th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Why does the ruling Left Front in West Bengal appear so vulnerable ahead of next year's assembly polls and why is there a sense of doom? These ... Read more...

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Sara Gilbert’s talk show to replace ‘As the World Turns’


July 22nd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The soap opera ‘As the World Turns’ that is being telecast on CBS during the day is set to be pulled off this fall ... Read more...

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FDA Advisory Committee Rejects Vivus Inc. Weight Loss Pill


July 19th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Gaithersburg,July 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vivus Inc., the pharmaceutical company that manufactures the anti-obesity drug Qnexa suffered a major setback on Thursday when the a panel of federal health officials rejected ... Read more...

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India gets its own music awards


July 1st, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) India is finally getting its very own music awards. The Indian Music Academy (IMA) has joined hands with Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd to create awards that will be ... Read more...

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Nevada Secretary of State congratulates religious statesman Zed for Census effort


June 7th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), June 7 (ANI): Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller has congratulated and thanked religious statesman Rajan Zed for his "work on a successful U.S. Census effort here in Nevada".In a ... Read more...

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Madonna furious after her relationship advice ignored


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) Madonna, who is currently dating Brazilian model Jesus Luz, got furious when her relationship advice was ignored on the new show "The Marriage Ref".Madonna, Ricky Gervais and ... Read more...

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Rights groups find shortcomings in bill against communal violence


February 13th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Demanding penal action against government officials wherever communal clashes occur, jurists, lawyers and rights activists Saturday said if the proposed bill to tackle communal violence is not ... Read more...

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Communal violence bill needs amendments, say civil rights groups


February 12th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) A bill on tackling communal violence which is to be presented in parliament in March needs further amendments like defining newer crimes, especially against women, to make ... Read more...

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“Bank Of Hollywood”: Charity-Cum-Game Show


December 16th, 2009 - 1:59 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyDec. 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) E! has come up with the idea of a new show called "Bank of Hollywood". The show is based on the format as the "Million Dollar ... Read more...

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India divided over inter-regional marriages: Chetan Bhagat


November 23rd, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 23 (IANS) One of India's bestselling authors Chetan Bhagat feels that non-acceptance of and resistance towards inter-regional or inter-religious marriages in modern India "shows how divided our country is". According to ... Read more...

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