Can robots be blamed for killing civilians?

April 24th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 24 (IANS) If a robot develops a programming glitch that causes it to kill civilians, do we blame the robot, or the humans who created and deployed it?Such ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BPO employee rape: Rs.1 lakh reward for information on accused

December 1st, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Not making much headway in the rape of a northeastern woman that shocked the capital last week, Delhi Police Wednesday announced a cash reward of Rs.1 lakh ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Non-lethal ways should be followed in Kashmir:PM

August 26th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi Aug 26 (IANS) Describing the situation in Kashmir as a "cause of serious concern", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said "non-lethal ways should be followed to manage protests". Addressing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Courses launched for road safety auditors

July 5th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The International Road Federation (IRF) will conduct two certificate courses in July for road safety auditors to curb road accidents in India, an official of the Geneva ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

City court grants bail to BMW car accident accused

April 12th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) A city court granted bail Monday to a BMW car driver who ran down a 62-year-old man near Akshardham temple in east Delhi April 8 and sent ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Delhi may get some respite from heat

April 2nd, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Delhiites may get some respite from the scorching heat with the likelihood of a cloudy sky Friday, the weatherman said. The maximum temperature is expected to hover around ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Improved relationship between farmers and mill-owners can boost sugar output

October 1st, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
By Alka Pande, CNSTHE crisis of sugarcane in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, in the current season, has forced the sugar mills as well as the government authorities to contemplate ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Bigfoot’s favorite haunts revealed

July 7th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): A team of scientists has applied ecological niche modelling to predict the mythical Bigfoot's favorite haunts in the United States.Conservation biologists often need to predict where rare species ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |