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Chong Wei-Peter Gade final at India Open Super series (Lead)

April 30th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) World No.1 Lee Chong Wei registered a convincing 21-11, 21-15 win over Yun Hu of Hong Kong to set up a title clash with ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fernas to complete IOCL pipeline work by July 2012

March 25th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 25 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of Turkey-based Fernas Construction Company Inc has bagged a Rs.300 crore pipeline project crore from the Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) in Orissa ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Research: Exposure To Cell Phones During Female Pregnancy Could Engender Impolite Conduct In The Kids

December 8th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Canvassers at the University of California (UC) and the University of Southern California (USC) have determined in their new study that frequent utilization of cell ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

China still a developing country, claims top legislator Wu Bangguo

October 1st, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct 1(ANI): A top Chinese legislator, Wu Bangguo, has claimed that despite achieving remarkable economic growth over the past 30 years, the country is still a developing one.According to Xinhua, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama’s upcoming visit to Golden Temple will boost Sikhs image: Diaspora

September 16th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Sep. 15 (ANI): Hailing the scheduled visit of United States President Barack Obama to the holy Golden Temple in Amritsar city of Punjab, the Sikh Diaspora has ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Estimates Of The Crowd At The ‘Restoring Honor’ Congregation Of Conservative Glenn Beck Vary

September 1st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Glenn Beck happens to be a traditionalist political commentator and host of radio and television programs. His impassioned defense of conservative viewpoints has made ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Vt. Dinosaur Of Scrap Wood Gets A Mixed Response From The Locals

July 13th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 61-year-old Brian Boland is an ex-professor, hot-air balloon creator and a pilot. He is from Vermont (Vt.) and is responsible for the running of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

11 lakh fined for smoking in Delhi’s public places

March 21st, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Delhi government has fined over 11 lakh people for smoking in public places and earned over Rs.15 million since 1997. "The effort to make Delhi smoke free ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Zoo-bred Asiatic lions for Madhya Pradesh jungles?

October 6th, 2009 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, Oct 6 (IANS) The king of the jungle may yet roam the forests of Madhya Pradesh, with the state now planning to borrow and breed zoo lions for the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Don’t panic about swine flu, minister tells students

July 23rd, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Delhi Health Minister Kiran Walia Thursday asked parents not to send their children to school if they show symptoms of swine flu, but at the same time ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Swine flu tally 322, 16 labs to be upgraded for virus testing

July 22nd, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Wednesday said that there are 322 cases of swine flu in India, a sizable number of which were "imported cases" from the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Kannada producers-multiplexes end row, new films being released

June 12th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
By R.G. Vijayasarathy Bangalore, June 12 (IANS) Film buffs in Karnataka can heave a sigh of relief - the Kannada film industry's long stand off with the multiplexes over revenue sharing has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New movie timings in Karnataka for better revenue

May 21st, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 21 (IANS) A film body Thursday rescheduled the timings of the film shows after the Karnataka government extended it for two hours in a bid to help the Kannada film ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vote for secular parties, church association tells Catholics

May 5th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Condemning the attack on Christians in Orissa last year, a civil society group within the Catholic Church here Tuesday asked its laity to vote for secular ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Obama’s outreach to Muslims very important, say most Americans

April 6th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.6 (ANI): President Barack Obama's pledge to "seek a new way forward" with the Muslim world is an important goal, say most Americans.According to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Delhi saw more murders in 2008, many on petty issues

January 2nd, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The number of murders in the national capital last year rose as compared to 2007, and many of these were for as petty reasons as tying a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sania muffs four match points, crashes out of Wimbledon

June 26th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) Sania Mirza squandered chances galore as she went down to Spaniard Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez in the second round of the Wimbledon tennis Championships here at the All ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Madhya Pradesh sanctuary to get Asiatic lions from Hyderabad

June 25th, 2008 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, June 25 (IANS) A sanctuary in Madhya Pradesh that has been identified as an alternative habitat for the endangered Asiatic lion is to soon to get the first of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Oral option may soon replace vitamin B12 shots

June 18th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS) An oral option may soon replace 40 million intra-muscular injections required for treating vitamin B12 deficiency among patients every year. At present, physicians rely on shots for people ... Read more...

Posted in World |

How to finish speech ‘fastly’ (From the Corridors of Power)

April 23rd, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Krishna Tirath, Congress MP from Karol Bagh in New Delhi, is known for creating a faux pas or two in the Lok Sabha while conducting the session ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Obama scores another win over Clinton in Mississippi

March 12th, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by admin
(Lead) By Arun Kumar Washington, March 12 (IANS) With a second straight victory over rival presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton in Mississippi's Democratic primary, Barack Obama has gathered fresh steam ahead of a crucial showdown ... Read more...

Posted in World |