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‘Right to self-defence extends to killing only in grave danger’


May 5th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The right to self-defence cannot be used to escape aggressive offences punishable under law, and the person invoking the right has to demonstrate that there ... Read more...

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Parliament panel slams media report on troop movement


April 30th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Dismissing a media report that the Indian Army moved troops unauthorisedly towards the national capital on Jan 16/17 night, a parliamentary panel Monday expressed "regret" ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

2G scam: Kanimozhi and Sharad Kumar move court for bail (Lead)


September 16th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV chief Sharad Kumar, named as co-conspirators in the 2G spectrum scam, Friday filed a fresh bail plea before a ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi, Sharad Kumar move high court for bail (Lead)


May 23rd, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV chief Sharad Kumar, currently in Tihar Jail as co-accused in the 2G spectrum scam, Monday moved the Delhi High ... Read more...

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Lincoln had ’secret talks’ with Britain to set up colony for freed slaves


March 6th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Abraham Lincoln made contact secretly with the British to help found a colony in the then British Honduras, now Belize, for freed slaves, reveals a new book.A new ... Read more...

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Northeast group wants case against Binayak Sen withdrawn


December 29th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Dec 29 (IANS) A rights group from northeast India Wednesday urged the central and Chhattisgarh governments to withdraw the sedition cases against jailed human rights activist Binayak Sen at once to ... Read more...

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Sarita Choudhury On Playing A Mother In Reel and Real Life


September 13th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Mississippi Masala actress Sarita Choudhury is in India promoting her new film by debutant director Sona Jain, For Real, where she plays the mother of a ... Read more...

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Delhi Police rapped for filing dowry cases without proper probe


August 6th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) A day after the Supreme Court held that a person cannot be convicted for merely demanding dowry, the Delhi High Court Friday pulled up the Delhi Police ... Read more...

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Gujarat court frees man sentenced for killing wife


April 6th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 6 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Tuesday set free a man who was sentenced to life imprisonment by a trial court on charges of murdering his wife, saying there was ... Read more...

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Katie Couric dislikes her cougar label


February 7th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Feb 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 53 year old CBS Evening News Anchor – Katie Couric is dating a guy much younger than her, almost old enough to be her ... Read more...

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Ancient humans’ teeth show they were predominately right-handed


May 24th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Studying the teeth of an ancestor of Neanderthals, known as Homo heidelbergensis, a team of Spanish researchers have come to the conclusion that "lefties" have been coping with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The best musicians all have the perfect pitch


May 20th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 20 (IANS) Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Sinatra and Hendrix - these and many others of the world's most famous musicians have had the "perfect" or "absolute" pitch. The ability, defined as recognising the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Ears’ in-built passwords may help curb call-centre, banking frauds


April 14th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): Human ears have a quality that may one day help boost the security of call-centre and telephone-banking transactions, and reduce the need for people to remember numerous identification ... Read more...

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Scarcity greatly boosts value of products, items, time


January 14th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 14 (IANS) Scarcity of goods, services and also time greatly boost their value, according to the latest findings. Psychologist Jaime L. Kurtz from Pomona College probed how our behaviour and ... Read more...

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More sex in 2009, predict visionaries!


January 2nd, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 2 (ANI): If last year was not so rocking for you, then stand by for some good news theres going to be a lot of bedroom action in 2009!Yes, ... Read more...

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Mountain ranges rise faster than believed: study


June 6th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) Mountains can double their heights within two to four million years - many times faster than the existing tectonic theory surmises, a new study has found. The rapid ... Read more...

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`Bastar among India’s 10 most backward districts’


May 21st, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, May 21 (IANS) Chhattisgarh's worst insurgency-hit tribal dominated Bastar and Dantewada districts are among the 10 most backward districts of the country, said a report released by the Centre for Science ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Archaeologists discover Iranian ancient city


May 17th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
Tehran, May 17 (ANI): A team of archaeologists from the Yazd Cultural Heritage Center (YCHC) in Iran has discovered the Achaemenid era predecessor of the city of Yazd.Covering some 500 hectares, ... Read more...

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Assyrian rulers might be the forefathers of today’s CEOs


April 3rd, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 3 (ANI): An archaeological dig two miles from the Old City of Jerusalem has unearthed evidence suggesting that a palace believed to have been built by an ancient Judean ... Read more...

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