proactive approach

ISI now claims it helped US locate Osama

April 28th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Nearly a year after Osama bin Laden was killed in his Abbottabad home, Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) claims it helped US locate the Al Qaeda chief's ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Why does censor board love Karan Johar?

January 28th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) The censor board loves Karan Johar. The filmmaker not only happily toned down the violent content of his latest production "Agneepath" as per the censor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gujarat cop moves court against nine years old case

June 23rd, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 23 (IANS) Gujarat Police officer Kuldeep Sharma Thursday approached the Gujarat High Court with a plea to quash a nine years old case in which an ... Read more...

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Positive emotions key to good health in old age

January 21st, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) Positive emotions can keep stress, pain and illness at bay.There are several ways in which a positive attitude can protect against poor health later in life.For example, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Brit grad lands dream job by setting up own website to advertise talents

December 15th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): A graduate in Britain has landed his dream job after he set up his own website to advertise his talents.Kyle Clarke, 23, a Newcastle University graduate was fed-up ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kansas Governor signs legislation banning texting while driving

May 25th, 2010 - 6:38 am ICT by BNO News
TOPEKA, KANSAS (BNO NEWS) – Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson signed a piece of legislation on Monday to ban texting while driving in the state.House Substitute for SB 300 prohibits a person who ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

HP recalls notebook computer batteries

May 20th, 2010 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 20 (IANS) Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) has recalled notebook computer batteries after it was found they tend to overheat and pose a fire hazard. The affected battery packs were distributed worldwide in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chidambaram has diluted approach against Maoists: BJP

May 19th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday criticised Home Minister P. Chidambaram for "diluting" his proactive approach in tackling Maoists due to "lack of support within ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sharad Pawar highlights Govt.’s high priority to fishing sector

April 11th, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by ANI
Chettuva (Kerala), April 10 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Saturday reiterated the Government's high priority to the fishing sector keeping in view the immense possibilities in the sector in coming ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Future managers asked to address planet earth’s problems

March 14th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 13 (IANS) Graduating students of the Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow (IIM-L) were Sunday asked to use the skills and traits they had learnt not only in the corporate world, but ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Holbrooke to visit India from Friday

January 14th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Jan. 14 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's Special Envoy for Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard Holbrooke, who is currently on a three-day visit to Pakistan, is expected to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Work in Tata’s Kalinganagar project to begin next month

July 17th, 2009 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 16 (IANS) After facing strong resistance over displacement of farmers who had given up their land, the beleaguered Tata Steel project in Kalinganagar in Orissa's Jajpur district is to start ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

49 suicides, fratricides in armed forces in 2009: Antony

July 13th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Forty-nine cases of suicide and fratricide have been reported in the armed forces this year, parliament was informed Monday. Of these, there were 48 cases of suicide and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New UK law saves woman from forced marriage in Pakistan

February 12th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 12 (ANI): A new UK ruling has saved a-22-year-old Pakistani woman from a forced marriage in Pakistan. British police used the new legislation to restrain her father. With the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US labour expert says economy will worsen if layoffs are used to curb company losses

November 25th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Champaign (Illinois, US), Nov.25 (ANI): The dean of the School of Labour and Employment Relations at the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois, has warned that widespread layoffs could deepen the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India will play integral role in keeping US economy competitive, say Indian Americans

November 4th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Virginia (USA), Nov.4 (ANI): Indian Americans residing here are of the view that India can and will play an integral role in keeping the American economy competitive, despite the ongoing meltdown ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Brit Muslim MP calls for new single equality law to end religious discrimination

September 16th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London , Sept 16 (ANI): A Muslim MP in the UK has reportedly called for a new religious equality legislation that would prevent Muslims from being treated as second grade citizens. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tibetans living-in-exile stage peace march in Chennai

January 1st, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Jan 1 (ANI): Exiled Tibetans staged a peace march here seeking political support for their struggle. Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) activists set out on a peace march from Bangalore on December 10 ... Read more...

Posted in National |