Israel to deploy anti-missile system

February 20th, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 20 (IANS) Israel will deploy its Iron Dome anti-missile system in Tel Aviv, the army said Monday.The deployment is intended to be part of a simulation of a ... Read more...

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Germany makes micro-miniature steam engine

December 14th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 14 (IANS) German engineers have successfully made a micro-miniature steam engine with its width at only a few thousandth of a millimetre wide, a media report said Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Buddh track will help drivers overtake: BMW-Sauber

October 21st, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 21 (IANS) The Buddh International Circuit will help drivers overtake but they need to learn where that works and how effective the Drag Reduction System (DRS) ... Read more...

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US, South Korea war games Tuesday

August 16th, 2011 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) The US and South Korea will begin their joint annual military drill in Seoul Tuesday, Xinhua reported.Tens of thousands of US and South Korean troops are ... Read more...

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Brother Nicholas thanks Lewis Hamilton for motor sports entry

April 4th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 4 (ANI): Nicolas Hamilton has thanked his superstar brother Lewis for persuading their dad that he has what it takes to make it in motor sport.Having got his first ... Read more...

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Jason Davis faces felony heroin charge

February 25th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following his arrest last month, Jason Davis has been charged with felony possession of drugs. He is due in court pretty soon.Davis got busted on the ... Read more...

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Mexico curbs junk food sales in schools

January 12th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 12 (IANS/EFE) Mexico has asked its all private and government schools to limit sales of junk food to protect children from being overweight or obese.About 30 percent of children ... Read more...

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New 3D glasses that won’t give you a headache!

December 8th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): A psychologist at the University of Liverpool, UK, has designed 3D glasses that device uses no electronics, and works on normal 2D images or video; what's more, it ... Read more...

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Earth-like planets ‘may not be life-friendly’

November 7th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7(ANI): A new study has revealed that planets like the Earth that we thought could support life, might not be life-friendly, and lack a protective magnetic field.According to New Scientist, ... Read more...

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EU simulates total cyber warfare to check state of defences

November 5th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Essential web services have come under a simulated attack as European nations test their cyber defences.The tests, dubbed Cyber Europe 2010, has experts from EU Member States try ... Read more...

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Watching others’ action can make you feel that you did it yourself

September 15th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): Watching someone else performing an action can make you imagine that you did it yourself, found a study on false memories.In their quest to find out how false ... Read more...

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Zimbabwean gov’t miscommunication causes drill to be reported as a real plane crash

August 5th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by BNO News
HARARE (BNO NEWS) -- Confusion at Zimbabwe's Civil Aviation Authority on Thursday caused international news agencies to report that a Boeing 767 had been involved in an accident at Harare International Airport.David ... Read more...

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Six die in China amusement park accident

June 30th, 2010 - 5:31 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 30 (IANS) At least six people were killed and 10 injured in an accident at an amusement park in China's Guangdong province, officials said. Two women and a man out of ... Read more...

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Computer boffins pick Spain as winner of World Cup

June 8th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 8 (ANI): Spain will lift the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, thanks to goals from David Villa and Cesc Fabregas, where as England will crash out on penalties ... Read more...

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UAE to host Middle East’s largest rail exhibition

May 6th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 6 (IANS/WAM) The largest railways exhibition in the Middle East would be held in the United Arab Emirates May 11-12. Over 40 exhibitors from around the globe would be showcasing railways-related ... Read more...

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South Park Disses Facebook: ‘You Have 0 Friends’ Full Episode

April 9th, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In last night's episode of the famous cartoon "South Park" the boys show the world how hilariously silly people can be when it comes to social networking. ... Read more...

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India has anti-satellite capability: DRDO

February 10th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Wednesday said that India had anti-satellite capability but it would not demonstrate it by hitting a real satellite. DRDO chief and ... Read more...

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Bilic blasts Terry over his remarks on Eduardo’s diving affair

September 7th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 6(ANI): Croatian coach Slaven Bilic has blasted England skipper John Terry over his comments about the Eduardo diving affair, and said that he has known Eduardo for years, and ... Read more...

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“I have never intentionally tried to dive” says Rooney

September 4th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 4(ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has stood against the whole diving issue which is surrounding the Premier League and said that he is one of football's white knights ... Read more...

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How humans have widened the tropics

February 26th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have shown how the tropics have widened due to human environmental effects.Previous studies have shown that the width of the tropical belt has ... Read more...

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Sometimes, it’’s the survival of the weakest!

February 15th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, Feb 15 (ANI): A simulation developed by researchers has surprisingly suggested that it''s not always the fittest of the species that prevails; sometimes, the weakest can also become a winner. ... Read more...

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Coming soon, a bicycle that tells riders when to change gear

January 14th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Taiwan researchers are developing a bicycle that would tell the riders when to change the gear.They are designing a computer for pedal cyclists that tells them when ... Read more...

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Roo confesses to Fergie that he dived to win a penalty

November 26th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.26 (ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has apologized to coach Alex Ferguson for diving to try to win a penalty during the match against Villarreal. The Manchester United striker ... Read more...

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Humans to be blamed for climate change, says US body

August 9th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Human activity is indeed responsible for the rapid warming of the 20th century, says a new report issued by the US Climate Change Science Program.The report concluded ... Read more...

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Seals may be able to use stars for navigation

June 17th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): A team of biologists from the University of Southern Denmark has suggested that seals may be able to use the stars for navigation.According to a report ... Read more...

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Whatifsports is the master of gaming and predicting matches using software

June 14th, 2008 - 12:36 am ICT by David M N James
Whatifsports allows web football fanatics to play games online free.Whatif makes Sports Simulation Games fun. They encourage web surfers to try an online simulation, view sports history, sports legends, do a ... Read more...

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Any place having tectonic plate stresses can experience mega-quakes

March 10th, 2008 - 2:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 10 (ANI): A new research has suggested that it is not just certain high-risk subduction zones that experience mega-quakes, but any place where one tectonic plate is being actively shoved ... Read more...

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Unconscious goal pursuit can help people achieve their targets

March 9th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 9 (ANI): We are often aware of our conscious decisions that help us achieve our goals, however to what extent we can count on our unconscious processes is something ... Read more...

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Non-conscious pursuit helps achieve goal

March 8th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 8 (IANS) All of us tend to consciously pursue our goals, but little is known of how our non-conscious helps us in getting there. A new study has found that ... Read more...

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