Negi maintain lead in Asian Chess

May 12th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), May 12 (IANS) Indian Grand Master Parimarjan Negi crushed the French Defense of Chinese GM Ding Liren in only 30 moves to keep his lead ... Read more...

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Mary Ann pockets title in National Chess

November 9th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 9 (IANS) Woman Grandmaster Mary Ann Gomes of the Airports Authority of India, Kolkata, emerged champion in the Velammal 38th women's National Premier chess championship here Wednesday as ... Read more...

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SDAT-RAMCO Chess: Hoyhannisyan, Girya lead

August 14th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) Grandmaster Robert Hovhannisyan (Armenia) and WGM Olga Girya (Russia) led the strong pack of juniors after the 12th and penultimate round of the SDAT-RAMCO 50th World ... Read more...

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Crows as smart as chimps when it comes to making and using tools

May 26th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Rooks, a member of the crow family, are no bird-brained, infact they're as good with their beaks as chimps are with their hands.Researchers at the Universities of Cambridge ... Read more...

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Birds of a flock work together

April 15th, 2008 - 9:59 am ICT by admin
By Ernest Gill Hamburg (Germany), April 15 (DPA) Hitchcock was right: birds do cooperate to solve tasks which no individual bird could master alone, says a team of German scientists. Until now, such ... Read more...

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Birds cooperate to solve food puzzle

March 28th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
London, March 28 (ANI): German scientists have shown that just like primates, birds can also cooperate with each other to win a food reward by performing tasks that are difficult for ... Read more...

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Anand blunders against Aronian in Morelia-Linares chess

February 17th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by admin
Morelia (Mexico), Feb 17 (IANS) After a winning start in first round, India's Viswanathan Anand has blundered in the second round to lose to Lev Aronian of Armenia in the first leg ... Read more...

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