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H&R; Johnson India to enter wellness industry


June 26th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) Floor tile, bath and kitchen player H&R; Johnson India, a division of Prism Cement Ltd, is all set to enter the Indian wellness industry by the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Women linked to drug abuse at depression risk


November 14th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Women linked to drug abuse in any form -- as partners of drug abusers or narcotics consumers themselves -- are more vulnerable to mental health ... Read more...

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Nazi 3D ‘dancing girls and sausages’ films are of ‘excellent quality’


February 16th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 16 (ANI): Aussie director Philippe Mora has uncovered 3D films shot by Nazis that feature dancing girls and sausages.Mora stumbled upon the films while searching through Germany's Federal Archives.The two ... Read more...

Posted in World |

U2’s Bono turns down Winfrey’s TV show offer


December 21st, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Chat show queen Oprah Winfrey has revealed that she offered U2 rocker Bono his very own TV show, but he declined.She invited Bono to join the ranks ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India, EU have similar approaches to fighting terror: Katju


December 11th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashBrussels, Dec 10 (ANI): A senior official in the Indian Ministry of External Affairs on Friday admitted that there is a problem of terrorism in Afghanistan, which needs to be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Strong relation between India and China necessary: US ambassador


September 24th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) US Ambassador in India Timothy J. Roemer Friday laid emphasis on strong relations between India and China for a peaceful south-east Asia. "It is important that India ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US shares India’s concern on bid to burn Quran (Lead)


September 10th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The US Friday assuaged India's concerns over threats by an American pastor to burn the Quran and underlined that such "disruptive and disrespectful" attempts hurt efforts ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Unity of all religions can prevent terrorism: Roemer


September 1st, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Sep 1 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy Roemer has said that ensuring unity among all religions would prevent terrorism from growing both India and the United State.Addressing media persons ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Spotlight on Indian movies at Melbourne film fest


July 23rd, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) "Peepli Live", "Ishqiya" and "Love Sex Aur Dhokha" will be amongst the films screened at the ongoing Melbourne International Film Festival's (MIFF) section Not Quite Bollywood. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Induction of Army into Kashmir in tune with national policy


July 8th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Jaibans SinghNew Delhi, July 8 (ANI): The cycle of violence that has enveloped Kashmir for almost a month now has finally led to the decision of calling in the Army in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ties with India top priority, proud to go there: Obama (Lead)


June 4th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama said he plans to visit India in November to together make "history and progress that will be treasured by generations to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak urges US to push India to look beyond prism of terrorism to bridge ‘trust deficit’


May 27th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 27 (ANI): Pakistan has urged the United States to push India to try to bridge the existing trust deficit between the two neighbouring countries through addressing all the controversial ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Terror to be core issue of talks between India and Pakistan: Krishna


May 20th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said that terror continues to be the core issue of talks between India and Pakistan, and it would be ... Read more...

Posted in National |

No change in policy on foreign ownership in banks: Sharma


April 5th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma Monday said the government has no plans to alter its policy on foreign ownership in banks in India. "As far as ownership ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China a growing presence in South Asia: Nirupama Rao


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) While India and China consult each other regularly at multilateral fora, there was still a sense of competition between the two Asian giants, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Skin colour not the reason for Obama’s approval rating dropping among whites


January 27th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.27 (ANI): An ABC News/Washington Post poll has said that President Barack Obama's job approval rating, though 53 percent overall, has slipped to just 44 percent among whites surveyed. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bifocals may correct nearsightedness among kids


January 12th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 12 (IANS) Bifocal glasses may be effective in slowing the onset of myopia or nearsightedness among children, according to a new study. Myopia is common among children, with prevalence as high ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sunil plays the perfect father!


November 25th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sunil Shetty is known to be a bighearted and doting father to his son Ahan Shetty and he makes it a point to shower attention on him at every possible opportunity.On his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US must reassure India that it is a valued strategic partner: Burns (Part-II)


November 24th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by ANI
On what to look out for during Prime Minister Singh's state visitbeyond the symbolism of the visit itself, Burns told CFR that therewould be two important aspects -- First, the areas where ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ted Kennedy greatest legislature: Obama


August 31st, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IBNS
By Tanya GhoshAug 31 (IBNS) US President Barack Obama has described as Ted Kennedy the greatest legislature of the time, saying through his own suffering, the Senator became more alive to the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pakistan, US to revive and upgrade strategic dialogue


August 21st, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 21 (IANS) Pakistan and the US have agreed to revive their strategic dialogue and raise it to the ministerial level, with the fourth round to be held here in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India should not be anxious to join the ‘global high table’: Ansari


April 13th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) India should not be "overtly anxious" to join the global high table, but work its way up there with "patience and diligence," Vice President Hamid Ansari said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Obama being unfair in comparing Pakistan with Afghanistan: Gilani


March 31st, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani Tuesday said US President Barack Obama was being "unfair" in comparing Pakistan with Afghanistan in the war against terror. "Comparing Pakistan with Afghanistan ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tamils fear peace talks with LTTE, says rights activists (Interview)


February 20th, 2009 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Sri Lankan Tamils are wary of any peace talks that will give oxygen to the Tamil Tigers, say two leading Tamil rights activists, adding that the need ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Caricatures of Darwin and Newton to mark Cambridges 800th bday


January 17th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Renowned British cartoonist Quentin Blake has caricatured two of Cambridge Universitys most famous alumni for a show to mark the institution''s 800th birthday.Sketches of scientists Charles Darwin ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan must act, not just give assurances: Mukherjee


December 16th, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Dec.16 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said that Pakistan must act on the demands made by India with regard to the investigations in last month''s terror attacks ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India, Pakistan should work together to fight terrorism: Haqqani


December 1st, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Pakistans Ambassador to the US, Husain Haqqani, has said that those who staged the Mumbai attacks were non-state actors and this is no time for India and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Obamas choice for Vice President may be based on political calculations


August 11th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 11 (ANI): A strategist has said that he expects US presidential candidate Barack Obama would choose a running mate for the post of Vice-President based on political calculations, not ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Britain on charm offensive to lure the Chinese


July 28th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 28 (ANI): Britain is going on a charm offensive to lure Chinese travellers to its shores.Outbound tourism from China is expected to reach 100 million people over the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

BJP will take care of Muslim welfare: Advani


July 13th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial hopeful L.K. Advani Sunday assured his party would take care of the welfare of the Muslims if voted to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Mia Farrow launches fund for Darfur survivors


December 3rd, 2007 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 03 (ANI): Concerned about the plight of survivors from the Darfur region of Sudan, actress and campaigner Mia Furrow has launched a new fund to support them.The Fund4Darfur will use ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Now, ‘Smart’ sunglasses that show athletes their performance and heart health


November 14th, 2007 - 2:36 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Sci-Tech |

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