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Worldwide weapons sales fell in 2010: Report

September 24th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Global arms sales dropped sharply last year as the world's governments struggled in the economic downturn, according to a new study, the New York Times ... Read more...

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Nobel Prize For Chemistry Shared By Japanese, U.S. Researchers

October 7th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez An American scientist and two Japanese researchers, who developed the techniques to bind carbon atoms, are the proud recipient on this year's Noble Prize in the field of chemistry. ... Read more...

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Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded to Richard F. Heck, Suzuki and Negishi

October 6th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
This year’s Noble Prize in chemistry has been won by three scientists, one American and two Japanese. The prize was handed to them for their work on simplifying carbon molecules to help ... Read more...

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Governor Paterson announces reinstatement of vaccine requirements

January 16th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Governor Paterson announced Friday that the New York State Dept. of Health is reinstating the requirement that hospitals offer the H1N1 flu vaccine to caregivers of ... Read more...

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