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Illegal trade of small arms, guns threatens Kathmandu: Police


September 8th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 8 (IANS) Senior police officers in the Kathmandu Valley have warned that Nepali capital has been turned into a hub for illegal trade of small arms and guns.... Read more...

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Pyongyang condemns South Korea-US military drill


August 19th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) North Korea Sunday condemned the upcoming South Korea-US annual joint military exercises, and termed it an "unpardonable military provocation and a declaration of an all-out war" ... Read more...

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Kim Jong-un inspects artillery unit before South Korea-US drill


August 18th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) North Korean leader Kim Jong-un Saturday inspected a frontline artillery unit ahead of a planned South Korea-US annual joint military exercise, state media reported.During his visit ... Read more...

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Punjab seeks BARC help for uranium problem in water


July 11th, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) The Punjab government has sought technical help from the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) to tackle the growing problem of uranium in ground water, particularly ... Read more...

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Malaysia to fund Bangladesh bridge project


February 5th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 5 (IANS) Malaysia will loan $3 billion to Bangladesh to construct a river bridge, a minister said Sunday.Bangladeshi Communications Minister Obaidul Quader told reporters a memorandum of understanding ... Read more...

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Its raining men Down Under


August 6th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 06 (ANI): There are 131 men for every 100 women in Walgett, in the Australia's northwest region, revealed recent data by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.While In June, in the ... Read more...

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Half of cot deaths ‘happen while co-sleeping’


October 14th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): More than half of sudden unexplained infant deaths happen while the baby is in bed or on a sofa with a parent, a new study suggests.The research has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Guiberson Fire Threatening Residents Of The Region


September 23rd, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, California, Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just mere weeks after overcoming the massive blazes of fire that had thoroughly gripped the vast expanse of the land in California, tragedy ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Pomegranate farming offers a new hope to farmers in Punjab


December 27th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar Singh Abohar, Dec.27 (ANI): Farmers in Punjab have taken to growing fruit crops like pomegranates instead of conventional crops like wheat and cotton. Climatic conditions in Punjab are suitable for ... Read more...

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China starts building world’s largest radio telescope


December 26th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Guiyang, Dec 26 (Xinhua) China Friday started construction of what is billed as the world's largest radio telescope with cutting-edge technology.The 500-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), which took 14 years of research ... Read more...

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India plans to hold discussions with flood-hit China to provide aid


June 25th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): Indias Ambassador to China, Nirupama Rao today said that her country plans to hold discussions with China on further ways to provide relief and reconstruction in ... Read more...

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Australia recognizes Kosovo


February 19th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by admin
DPA Sydney, Feb 19 (DPA) Australia formally recognized Kosovo and would soon establish diplomatic relations, Foreign Minister Stephen Smith said Tuesday. Belgrade is expected to respond by recalling Serbian Ambassador to Australia Milivoje ... Read more...

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