Rain delays probe, ammonium nitrate established: Mumbai cop (Lead)

July 14th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Investigators have prima facie established the use of ammonium nitrate in the three blasts the day before but ascertaining the real composition would take a "little ... Read more...

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Rains delaying Mumbai blast probe: Police official

July 14th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Investigators have found traces of ammonium nitrate from blast sites in the city but to know the real composition of the bombs would take "little longer", ... Read more...

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New study sheds light on the causes of high blood pressure

February 11th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Scientists at Yale University have found two new genetic mutations that can cause hypertension in up to a third of patients suffering from a common cause of severe ... Read more...

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Brain’s ability to ‘pay attention’ diminishes with age

November 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 03 (ANI): A new study has suggested that visual attention-the brain's ability to selectively filter unattended or unwanted information from reaching awareness-weakens with age, leaving elder people incapable of sifting ... Read more...

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World Cup will be best remembered for Maradona’s theatrics

July 4th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Cape Town, July 4 (IANS) Had it not been for the incomparable Diego Maradona, the touch line would not have been so exciting in this World Cup.But the curtains came ... Read more...

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Obama urges Hampton students to use education for public good

May 10th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Hampton, Virginia, US, May 10 (ANI): US President Barack Obama told students at the historical African-American Hampton University, to utilize their education not just to secure gainful employment but also contribute ... Read more...

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Possible Human Remains Found In The Construction Rubble Of 9/11

April 9th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The remnants of 20 human beings may well have been discovered by the anthropologists and the other professionals, who had been ushered in to lend ... Read more...

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Hungry Hauritz has earned his place at the top table: Roebuck

January 19th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.19 (ANI): Nathan Hauritz's rise from the pit into which Australians routinely consign humdrum finger spinners to his newfound status as authentic Test tweaker has been the surprise of the summer, ... Read more...

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Indian art market gets a reality check

July 19th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) If there were a brighter side to recession, it's in the Indian art market right now. The bubble has burst, sifting out the investors from ... Read more...

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Wimbledon on high alert over suspected match-fixing rings

June 18th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): Between six and 12 players, who are due to compete in the men's singles at Wimbledon are on a "watch list" of individuals under scrutiny by the game's ... Read more...

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Rare first century coin discovered at temple dig in Jerusalem

December 21st, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Dec 21 (ANI): Excavations at the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Israel, have revealed a rare half shekel coin from the first century, which was minted in 66 or 67 C.E. ... Read more...

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Public chooses Halo as name for Big Bang machine

September 18th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 18 (ANI): A public poll organized by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) in London has chosen the name Halo for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), which is located ... Read more...

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European Space Agency would prefer astronerds for future space missions

May 5th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
London, May 5 (ANI): Rather than scouting for potential astronauts who have a remarkable level of intelligence, courage, fitness and endurance, the European Space Agency (ESA) is looking for scientists and ... Read more...

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Arabari Model for forest conservation attracts 32,000 villagers in West Bengal district

May 1st, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by admin
West Medinipur (West Bengal), May 1, (ANI): A forest conservation model that was started in the 80s in a remote village of a West Bengals District, has become a widely popular ... Read more...

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16 highway projects in Bihar delayed

March 12th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) As many as 16 National Highway development projects are running behind the schedule time in Bihar, the Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday. According to the data presented ... Read more...

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Archaeological dig reveals new information on Israels ancient postal system

March 3rd, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
Jerusalem, March 3 (ANI): Archaeologists have excavated artifacts from the city of David in Jerusalem, which reveal significant information about the ancient postal system in Israel.Carried out at the Spring House, near ... Read more...

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