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Scientists zap raging fire with electric power

March 28th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 28 (IANS) A curtain of flame obstructs firefighters trying to rescue a family trapped inside a burning house. One with a special backpack steps to the front, points ... Read more...

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New discovery allows electricity to be used to extinguish fires

March 28th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Scientists have revealed a new discovery that involves electricity being used to extinguish fires.The discovery could support a new genre of fire-fighting devices, including sprinkler systems that suppress ... Read more...

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Centre approves National Mission on Micro Irrigation

June 10th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Thursday approved the implementation of the existing Micro Irrigation Scheme (MIS) as the National Mission on Micro Irrigation (NMMI).The ... Read more...

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Himachal clears six industrial projects

May 19th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 19 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Wednesday cleared six industrial proposals inviting an investment of Rs.650.49 crore, an official said here. "Six industrial proposals worth Rs.650.49 crore were cleared by the cabinet. ... Read more...

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Gill opens Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium

January 24th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Sports Minister M.S.Gill Sunday opened the revamped Major Dhyan Chand National stadium, the first Commonwealth Games venue to be finished, and said other venues for the October ... Read more...

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Gill to dedicate remodelled Maj.Dhyan Chand stadium to Hockey lovers on Sunday

January 23rd, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
Youth Affairs & SportsNew Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Dr MS Gill will dedicate the remodelled and reconstructed Major Dhyan Chand stadium to the Hockey lovers across ... Read more...

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Revamped Dhyanchand Stadium to open Sunday

January 23rd, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) The revamped Major Dhyanchand National Stadium will be the first among the Commonwealth Games venues to be opened here Sunday. Sports and Youth Affairs Minister M.S. Gill will ... Read more...

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Fire Engulfs Historic Estes Park Mall

October 20th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Estes Park, October 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Estes Park, which is one of the historic landmarks of the country has been damaged in fire. As stated by the fire officials ... Read more...

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