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IGNOU to concentrate more on research activities


September 12th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) With a three-day workshop on research methodology for its faculty inaugurated Wednesday, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will be focusing more on research ... Read more...

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XLRI to open its new campus by 2014-end


August 11th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) XLRI, a premier private business school in India, will come out with a new campus in the National Capital Region (NCR) by the end of 2014, ... Read more...

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Prohibitive ticket prices keep Indian diaspora off Olympics opening


July 24th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) With three days to go for the Olympics opening ceremony, the rush for tickets is intense - but not for the estimated 1.6 million Indians ... Read more...

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Awe sends sense of well-being soaring


July 20th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) At some point, we've all had the feeling of being in a complete and overwhelming sense of awe. It seems to be a universal emotion, but ... Read more...

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India seeks its rightful role on world stage: Envoy


May 19th, 2012 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Dallas, Texas, May 19 (IANS) Noting that India is acting as a responsible stakeholder in the international system, New Delhi's UN envoy has a made a strong case for a ... Read more...

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Patnaik shocked at Odisha student’s killing in US (Lead)


April 22nd, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 21 (IANS) Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Saturday expressed shock over the murder in the US of a 24-year-old student from Odisha."I am deeply shocked by the brutal and ... Read more...

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Patnaik shocked at Odisha student’s killing in US


April 21st, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 21 (IANS) Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Saturday expressed shock over the murder i n the US of a 24-year-old student from Odisha."I am deeply shocked by the brutal ... Read more...

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Boston police probe murder of Indian student


April 21st, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) Boston police are investigating the murder of an Indian student of Boston University whose body was found lying on the road in front of his house, ... Read more...

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‘Innovation and new technologies will drive markets’


March 6th, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) From the significance of liberal arts in education to the challenge of reconciling unemployment and efficiency ; from comparisons between India and China to the issue ... Read more...

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Mission to teach the luxury business in India


February 29th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) What is luxury business? Luxury Connect, Indo-Italian initiative, will run education programmes here with a special focus on the topic that is of growing interest ... Read more...

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Emotional support cuts absenteeism at workplace


February 7th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 7 (IANS) An employee experiencing the stress of intense workdays might develop stomach ache or headache, compelling him to take leave of absence.But when his supervisor offers ... Read more...

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Why good guys aren’t preferred as tough leaders


September 28th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) When the going gets tough, people prefer a dominant power-hungry guy to lead them, rather than someone good or respectable, researchers say.Respectable people may be perceived ... Read more...

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21 percent plunge in BlackBerry stock


June 18th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) In the biggest one-day fall in its fortunes Friday, the BlackBerry company Research In Motion (RIM) plunged about 21 percent - or more than $7 per ... Read more...

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Russia to boost n-strike capabilities


May 18th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will boost its nuclear strike capabilities if NATO refuses to cooperate with Moscow in the European missile defence project, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev ... Read more...

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Corporate logos can both help and harm


May 17th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 17 (IANS) A corporate logo symbolising the visual power of a brand cuts both ways -- good and bad, a study suggests.These stylized monograms can backfire for firms ... Read more...

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‘Multiple media’ proves to be a distraction for multitaskers


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 02 (ANI): A new study of media multitasking by Boston College researchers have indicated that multitaskers who think they can successfully divide their attention between the program on their television ... Read more...

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Men say ‘I love you’ before women in anticipation of sex in relationship


April 26th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Apr 26 (ANI): While most people think that it is women who say "I love you" first in romantic relationships, a new research has found that men were more likely to ... Read more...

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Jobless face discrimination when seeking placements


April 4th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) People out of work continue to face stigma and discrimination when looking for placements.Researchers from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and State University of ... Read more...

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Unemployed Americans complain of discrimination when looking for work


April 2nd, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): A survey has found that unemployed Americans are having a tough time re-entering the job market, with most complaining that they face discrimination.Researchers from UCLA and the State ... Read more...

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Thinking about choices makes people less sympathetic to others


March 30th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): A new study has suggested that thinking about choices could make people less sympathetic to others and less likely to support policies that help people.In the United States, ... Read more...

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China’s huge labour pool ‘dries up’, says leading economist


March 28th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar.28 (ANI): China's vast worker pool that helped to create the country's economic miracle has finally 'dried up' due to the shortage of young workers, says Zhang Zheng, a leading economist.Zheng, ... Read more...

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Corporates cannot avoid social responsibility, says Patel


March 21st, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) The corporate sector cannot avoid its responsibility of improving the lives of people, union Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Minister Praful Patel said here Monday.He was ... Read more...

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‘No glass ceiling for women in India’


February 7th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 7 (IANS) Succesful Indian women believe there is no glass ceiling for women in India though Indian men still struggle to be supportive of their aspirations and women ... Read more...

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Recognizing diversity can actually encourage people to help each other


January 12th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A new study has suggested that recognizing diversity can actually encourage people to help each other rather than sparking conflict."The standard assumption has been that group-based differences serve ... Read more...

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A perfect posture ‘can make a person think and act more powerful’


January 7th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): An erect posture while sitting or standing is indicative of whether people act as though they are in charge, says a new study.A Kellogg School of Management at ... Read more...

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Carrying Victoria’s Secret bags makes women feel sexy


September 24th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): Victoria's Secret shopping bag is not only used to transporting thongs and push-up bras, but women also love using it for storing lunch as well grocery. And now ... Read more...

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Leaders better at understanding emotions


September 22nd, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): People who become leaders in groups with no formal authority have a better understanding of emotions, reveals a new study.The findings come through two different studies using commerce ... Read more...

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Large-scale tragedies ‘don’t connect with people emotionally’


September 10th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that large-scale tragedies don't have the same emotional effect on people like smaller tragedies do.The new study conducted by Loran Nordgren of ... Read more...

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Plane crashes in developing countries 13 times likelier than in US, First World


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): If you were planning to fly in a developing country, the results of this new study might change those plans, for the risk of airplane crashes is 13 ... Read more...

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The more you trust others, the better you can detect lies: Study


August 14th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): Remember how everyone keeps saying that trusting others easily is being very naive. Not anymore. A new study shows that trusting can make you a lot smarter.The study ... Read more...

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Vampires not bloodsucking monsters, but sexy and kind creatures


June 30th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 30 (ANI): Vampires are no more scary and evil bloodsucking creatures, but are sexy - even kind hearted, so says a researcher.Massey University Albany School of Management lecturer Andrew Cardow ... Read more...

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Elders watch more TV time, enjoy it less: Study


June 29th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that although older adults watch more TV than children or teenagers, it doesn't do them much good either.Researchers at the Stein Institute for ... Read more...

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Two Indians among Forbes billionaire heiresses to watch (Lead)


June 22nd, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 22 (IANS) Two Indian women - Roshni Nadar and Nisa Godrej - have been listed among Forbes magazine's list of "a breed of heiresses who choose to live ... Read more...

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Two Indians among Forbes billionaire heiresses to watch


June 22nd, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 22 (IANS) Two Indian women - Roshni Nadar and Nisha Godrej - have been listed among Forbes magazine's list of "a breed of heiresses who choose to ... Read more...

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Online ads not always a hit with consumers


June 15th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): When it comes to advertising on Internet, eye-catching pop-up graphics and videos on related websites might not really clock with privacy-concerned consumers, according to a study.The first large-scale ... Read more...

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