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Space tech to get rid of painful kidney stones


February 1st, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) Space scientists are harnessing ultrasound to not only detect painful kidney stones but also to get rid of them through a process called "twinkling artifact".The risk ... Read more...

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‘Homeopathy fast becoming preferred mode of treatment in India’


December 5th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Homeopathy is not a placebo but is effective in treating many serious diseases, including certain kinds of cancer, and costs just one-fifth of allopathic medication, ... Read more...

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Digital cinema to overtake celluloid by 2012


November 17th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) The 35 mm celluloid film, used by filmmakers for over a century, is most likely to be overtaken by digital cinema as the preferred mode of ... Read more...

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Release funds to railways: Zardari to government


October 18th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has told the government to release within a week funds to the cash strapped railways that has been unable to pay ... Read more...

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When an inundated Delhi reminded one of Venice!


September 9th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Four hours of torrential rains, kilometres of traffic jams and the whole city brought to a standstill. Delhiites' longing for rains came to an abrupt ... Read more...

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Medvedev holds talks with Kim Jong-il


August 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is holding talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-il in a closed military town in the south Siberian region of Buryatia. Kim, ... Read more...

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Indian youth hooked to text messaging: Survey


May 18th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) As telecom companies try to outdo each other with attractive and cheap SMS plans offering hundreds of free messages daily, it has transformed the communication ... Read more...

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Karnataka against Bangalore airport road toll


April 28th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 27 (IANS) Karnataka Wednesday said it would not allow a private builder to collect toll on a stretch of road leading to the airport as work on upgrading ... Read more...

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Battery research will give electric cars the same range as petrol ones


April 7th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Danish experts have suggested that more research into batteries was needed to give electric cars the same range as petrol cars.The Achilles' heel of the electric car remains ... Read more...

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Where do Goans go for holidays? (Letter from Goa)


March 30th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Cavelossim (Goa), March 30 (IANS) Goa is not a place. It is a state of mind. It is an unshakeable belief in the power of sun, sand and scotch to ... Read more...

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Reliance launches SMS conference calls


October 26th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) Telecom service provider Reliance Communications Tuesday launched SMS based voice conference calls as an extension to its product Group Talk, a handset independent mobile conferencing service.This service ... Read more...

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Closing ceremony spectators preferred Metro for travel


October 15th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) The Delhi Metro was the most preferred mode of transport for the closing ceremony of the 19th Commonwealth Games at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, an official said ... Read more...

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More people take to ePay services in Dubai


August 11th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 11 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai emirate's revenue through its ePay service registered a 60-percent increase to 1.1 billion dirhams (about $299 million) in the first half of 2010, it was announced ... Read more...

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Most Indians will chase FIFA World Cup on TV


June 7th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) With Football World Cup fever gripping across the globe, majority of Indians fans will catch the action on television, says a survey released here Monday. An online ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s highly-efficient suburban rail network is its lifeline


May 4th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) It carries a sea of humanity - over seven million commuters - to and fro daily. Mumbai's suburban rail network, the city's lifeline which is used by ... Read more...

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Government lowers target for highway construction (Lead)


April 26th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Indian government has lowered its target for building highways to 12-13 km a day this financial year from 20 km, Road and Transport Minister Kamal Nath ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh chief minister takes ride on Delhi Metro


March 29th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Monday took a ride on the Delhi Metro with several other of his cabinet colleagues, officials said. "Raman Singh, leading a delegation of ... Read more...

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Carting children to school, the eco friendly way


March 26th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), March 26 (IANS) It could well be a case of back to the future. Bullock carts might be outmoded and belong to an era gone by, but ... Read more...

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Notehall, The Solution To All Class Needs Makes An Appearance On TV


October 7th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Well there is great news for all the students who feel that they are missing out on classroom knowledge because of some reason or the other! ... Read more...

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Tata AIG ties up with Citibank for Premium


August 6th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IBNS
Kolkata, Aug 6 (IBNS) Tata AIG Life Insurance Company Limited (Tata AIG Life) today became the first life insurance company to launch NEFT mode for payment of renewal premiums by tying up ... Read more...

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MTNL expands 3G footprint in Delhi, goes pre-paid


June 2nd, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Mahanagar Telecom Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Tuesday launched its third-generation (3G) telephony services in the national capital and Gurgaon as part of its second phase of expansion in ... Read more...

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High ridership for metro, but Monday blues for commuters


September 8th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Yet another Monday morning, yet another ride of push and pull and overcrowded metro to board for work. As evident from the statistics, the Delhi metro gets ... Read more...

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Bandipora keeps tonga tradition alive


June 20th, 2008 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir), June 19 (ANI): Bandiporas affair with Tongas hasnt ended in spite of the rest of the world moving towards fast cars and high technology. People of Bandipora ... Read more...

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Soaring airfares, warming prompt global videoconferencing


May 26th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
London, May 26 (IANS) Soaring airfares and concerns about emission levels are prompting companies worldwide to replace physical trips of their executives with high-end videoconferencing. Telecom firm Vodafone, for example, saved over ... Read more...

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Nuclear energy not preferred in US: expert


March 24th, 2008 - 11:09 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) In the US, manufacturing units and private enterprises prefer smart energy solutions to meet their production needs instead of going for thermal or nuclear energy systems, said Carl ... Read more...

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Oz kids becoming too fat for car seats


March 16th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar 16 (ANI): Obesity has hit Aussie kids so hard that their fatness is making car seats smaller for them, says a new research which claimed that booster seats should ... Read more...

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Nawaz Sharif, Fazlur Rehman are prime targets


January 16th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Jan 16 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister in the Caretaker Government, Lt Gen (Retd) Hamid Nawaz Khan has said that former premier Nawaz Sharif and main Opposition leader Fazlur Rehman were among ... Read more...

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Citi, mChek introduce innovative mobile applications


November 14th, 2007 - 8:15 am ICT by admin
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