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This lightbulb has burnt on for over 100 years

July 14th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) One may expect a household electricity bulb to last over a decade. But a hundred years? Believe it or not, one of Britain's oldest lightbulbs ... Read more...

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US ’sold UK nuke secrets to Russia’ as quid pro quo for “New START” deal: Wikileaks

February 5th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): The US has sold British nuclear secrets as a 'bargaining chip' to persuade Russia to sign the key arms control treaty, the latest secret US diplomatic cables ... Read more...

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Meijer Recalls Touch Point Oscillating Ceramic Heaters After Customer Complaints

November 25th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) They say, prevention is always better than cure and the same policy is applied by American hypermarket chain Meijer. One of America's Largest private companies Meijer ... Read more...

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Counterfeit currency racket busted in Delhi

September 25th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Delhi Police Saturday claimed to have busted a fake currency racket in south Delhi and arrested three people. Counterfeit notes valued notionally at Rs.1.6 lakh and ... Read more...

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Ex-bureaucrat seeks stricter EVM checks before Bihar polls

September 13th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Former Delhi chief secretary Omesh Saigal Monday suggested random technical checks of electronic voting machines (EVMs) before these are assigned for assembly elections in Bihar. A frequent critic ... Read more...

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Man posing as CBI officer arrested

September 9th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) A man accused of posing as Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officer and cheating people was arrested in Delhi Thursday, police said. Sanjeev Gill, 45, was arrested ... Read more...

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Taliban using ’stolen’ British Army machine guns against Nato forces in Afghanistan

September 4th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 4 (ANI): The Taliban have reportedly stolen dozens of machine guns used by the British Army in Afghanistan and are using them against Nato forces.Commanders in Helmand are asking ... Read more...

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Training, recruitment of officers for Afghan army,police won’t be completed before Oct.2011: US comm

August 24th, 2010 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.24 (ANI): In the next 15 months, American commanders in Afghanistan hope to recruit and train 141,000 new Afghan soldiers and police officers to meet President Barack Obama's ambitious goal ... Read more...

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Anna Fermanova: Another Anna Fuels American Fantasy

July 28th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Here is another femme fatale- sexy spy story for the world to lap up as another sexy Russian has been charged with smuggling military technology to ... Read more...

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With Games ticket, take free Metro ride to venue!

July 22nd, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Visitors who have tickets to watch various sporting events during the upcoming Commonwealth Games need not buy tokens for travelling on the Metro as complimentary vouchers will ... Read more...

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Recall issued on GE washing machines due to fire and shock hazards

June 11th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation GE Appliances & Lighting, on Thursday announced a voluntary recall of the company's front-load washing machines, due to fire ... Read more...

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‘Expo passport’ a hot cake at Shanghai World Expo

May 2nd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 2 (IANS) Visitors at Shanghai World Expo are thronging the stalls of "Expo Passport" to buy the rare document with seals of all participating countries and carry it as a ... Read more...

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Axis Bank accused of issuing same series of cheques to two companies

December 17th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): A private investment group on Wednesday claimed to have suffered a huge loss due to the acute apathy of Axis Bank which provided the cheques of same ... Read more...

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Bank launches world’s first $150 note in Hong Kong

September 9th, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 9 (DPA) A bank Wednesday marked its 150th anniversary in Hong Kong by launching what it claimed to be the world's first 150-dollar bank notes. Standard Chartered Plc, one of ... Read more...

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Jasmine Fiore’s Death Photo Evokes Horror On Gossip Website

August 24th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar The website TMZ has produced the eagerly anticipated death pictures of Jasmine Fiore lately. However there was not much clarity in those pictures taken from a segment of the police ... Read more...

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Murder suspect Ryan Alexander Jenkins in ‘I Love Money 3′?

August 24th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 24 (IBNS) Murder suspect Ryan Jenkins essays a role in VH1’s as-yet-unaired “I Love Money 3”, the production firm behind the series ‘51 Minds’ has confirmed.Jenkins has been ... Read more...

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Massive manhunt on for man on ‘mission to kill Obama’

June 6th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
NewYork, Jun.6 (ANI): The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has launched a massive manhunt for a man named Daniel James Murray, who has claimed that he is 'on a mission to kill' ... Read more...

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New York killer’s motive still a mystery

April 4th, 2009 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 4 (IANS) What motivated a lone gunman to shoot 13 people to death in New York state before killing himself remains a mystery, but media reports identified the ... Read more...

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Delhi to facilitate sightless voters

November 21st, 2008 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Braille panel was introduced on electronic voting machine (EVMs) to help hundreds of visually impaired citizens cast their votes during the Nov 29 assembly elections in ... Read more...

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Indian High Commission in Malaysia uncovers a fake visa scam

November 19th, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 19 (ANI): Two to three Malaysians are either barred from leaving for India or deported daily due to fake visas issued to them. The Indian High Commission has ... Read more...

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Did girl top Board exam through forgery?

May 28th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, May 28 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE) ordered a probe Wednesday into alleged forgery by a girl student who topped the Class 12 exam. CGBSE chairman B.K.S. Ray ... Read more...

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Around 46,000 Indian passports withdrawn (Lead, Changing dateline)

May 3rd, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi/Dubai, May 3 (IANS) Weeding out passports bearing the same numbers, the Indian consulate in Dubai has asked holders of nearly 46,000 passports under the Z series to get these replaced ... Read more...

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India withdraws around 46,000 passports

May 3rd, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, May 3 (IANS) The Indian government is withdrawing around 46,000 passports issued under the Z series and has asked holders of such passports to get these replaced by submitting fresh applications. ... Read more...

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Not even 5 percent of allocated money reaches Bundelkhand: Rahul Gandhi

January 17th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by admin
Jhansi, Jan 17 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi today said not even five Paisa out of a Rupee reaching the people here. Recalling the words of Late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Rahul ... Read more...

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