Post-poll: weak national parties, strong regional ones (Comment)

May 21st, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
The peculiarity of the latest election results is they will please no major national party. Instead, three regional outfits - the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, the AIADMK in Tamil ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress demands Gujarat minister’s resignation

July 22nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Congress Thursday demanded the resignation of Gujarat Minister of State for Home Amit Shah after he was been summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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Rajkot Zoo sets up top-open enclosures for leopards

May 29th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Rajkot, May 29 (ANI): Zoo authorities in Rajkot have set up top-open enclosures for leopards.Praduman Park, a small hilly area surrounded by two lakes and situated on the outskirts of Rajkot ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

All mammalian genes can be set on pause

April 30th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): All mammalian genes apparently have a layer of control that acts just like the pause button on your DVR, according to new evidence in embryonic stem cells.The researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jurupa Oak tree is world’s oldest organism at 13,000 years

December 24th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 24 (ANI): A new study has identified a tree as the world's oldest organism, which at 13,000 years, was already thousands of years old when the Egyptians built their pyramids ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lindsay Hasaj Baby Girl: A Miracle ‘Twice’ Over

July 16th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by GD
'Two' much of anything might not always be a great thing, but for Lindsay Hasaj, it turned out to be something that could be potentially fatal to her unborn child. 27 year-old ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Brooke Greenberg: No Need To Stop Aging

June 24th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
Never been diagnosed with chromosome peculiarity or genetic syndrome, the now 16 year old girl, Brooke Greenberg, has not grown with age.Her father thinks that she is a "fountain of ... Read more...

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Scientists discover deepest microbial life ever to be found beneath the sea floor

May 23rd, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
London, May 23 (ANI): Scientists have found microbes in a 111-million-year-old rock buried 1.6 kilometres below the sea floor, a discovery that marks the deepest living cells ever to be found ... Read more...

Posted in National |

UAE looks to Asia, Middle East for partnership: Minister

April 6th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by admin
Sharm El Sheikh (Egypt), April 6 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has said it is seeking to strengthen partnership with Asian and Middle East countries, WAM news agency reported Sunday. Minister ... Read more...

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