safety valve

New device helps prevent LPG cylinder leakage

April 17th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 17 (IANS) A device that claims to help prevent leakage of combustible gas from domestic LPG cylinders has hit the markets.Developed by Gas Safe India, the excess-flow and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shopkeepers protest but shoppers don’t mind foreign retailers (Afternoon Lead)

December 1st, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Protests over the entry of global retail chains such as Wal-Mart and Carrefour saw tens of thousands of shop-owners downing their shutters across India ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Anti-graft crusade is like bursting of pressure cooker: CEC

April 9th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) S.Y. Quraishi has compared the massive outpouring of public support for Anna Hazare's anti-graft crusade to the bursting of a ... Read more...

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Troubled mum Sinead O’Connor ‘would welcome social services for help’

January 31st, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 31 (ANI): Irish singer Sinead O'Connor is having such a difficult time with one of her kids that she said she wouldn't mind taking help if social services called in.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Enormous stress behind Yeltsin’s drinking problem, says daughter

March 7th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 7 (ANI): Former Russian President Boris Yeltsin's daughter has acknowledged that her father had a drinking problem, which was brought on by the enormous stress he was under as the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

John Edwards’ sexual romps is now bestseller book

February 4th, 2010 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 4 (IANS) "The Politician", an insider account of former US vice-presidential candidate John Edwards' extra-marital affair with his campaign videographer amid the 2007 nomination campaign, has become online bestseller ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Safety valve’ protects photosynthesis from excess light

November 26th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): A team of scientists has found that specific proteins in algae can act as a safety valve to dissipate excess absorbed light energy before it can wreak havoc ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Time for NCP to merge with Congress’

September 29th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A senior Congress leader here Tuesday said time had come for the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) to merge with it since the reason for the formation ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lahori artistes battle Taliban barbarity with their music, humour and drama

July 29th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 29 (ANI): The jam-packed theatre hosting the Lahore International Arts Festival has testified that the spirit of Lahoris has survived last year's bombing at the event by the Taliban.While ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

British ministers urged to rethink preventing violent extremism campaign

March 9th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): A new report by a think tank has urged British ministers to re-think their Preventing Violent Extremism campaign.Not only is it failing to achieve its stated objectives, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Amy Winehouse hands control of her PS15m fortune to parents

February 1st, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Troubled singer Amy Winehouse has reportedly asked her parents to look after her fortune which is worth a whopping 15 million pounds.The pop diva, whos currently trying ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Winehouse wants parents to handle money

February 1st, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Troubled British singer Amy Winehouse is now giving her money to her parents, reports source said: "Everyone is pleased because it means Amy is listening to good ... Read more...

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Metro worker dies after falling at under construction track

November 23rd, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) A Metro worker died after he fell at an elevated stretch of the under-construction Delhi Metro corridor in west Delhi early Sunday, police said.The accident took place ... Read more...

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