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Some corals unfazed by global warming

March 13th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 13 (IANS) Unfazed by the most severe ecological threats, some coral reefs may yet be adapting to warmer oceans.Coral populations which unexpectedly survived a massive bleaching event in ... Read more...

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Dikshit flags off solar car for world show

September 17th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday flagged off a solar car developed by students of Delhi Technological University (DTU) for participating in the 2011 World ... Read more...

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Colombia beauty barred from contest (Lead)

August 10th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 10 (IANS) The Miss Colombia beauty pageant has barred a contestant from the title clash because of her alleged ties with a Mexican drug trafficker, reports EFE.Laura Marcela ... Read more...

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Miss Colombia contest bars woman linked to Mexican kingpin

August 10th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 10 (IANS/EFE) The organisers of the Miss Colombia beauty pageant have barred the participation of a contestant for the title because of her alleged ties with a Mexican ... Read more...

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Canadian Tamil Congress sues global terror expert

July 13th, 2011 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 13 (IANS) The Canadian Tamil Congress (CTC), which claims to represent over 300,000 Tamils of Sri Lankan origin in Canada, has filed a defamation lawsuit against Sri Lankan-born ... Read more...

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IGNOU signs MoUs with three Chinese varsities

June 2nd, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with three Chinese universities, an official said Thursday.The three institutions are Open ... Read more...

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India successfully puts three satellites into orbit

April 20th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by BNO News
SRIHARIKOTA, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- India on Wednesday successfully put into orbit three satellites using a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle rocket (PSLV), the Hindu newspaper reported.This was the eighteenth mission of the ... Read more...

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Chennai students win award for humanoid robot

February 15th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 15 (ANI) : A group of students from Chennai won the best innovation award for a humanoid robot during the recently held Spring Innovations Competition at Nanyang Technological University ... Read more...

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Feeling down in the dumps? Soon, you could ask for a ‘cyber-hug’!

February 3rd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): Scientists have said that an average hug lasts around three seconds, but computers could be programmed one day to make you feel all warm and fuzzy for a ... Read more...

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World’s smallest on-chip low-pass filter to revolutionize wireless communication

October 21st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have designed the world's smallest on-chip low-pass filter which is 1,000 times smaller than existing off-chip filters.A low-pass filter is a circuit ... Read more...

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Students to protest against caste-based census

July 1st, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi July 1 (IANS) Students from various universities in the capital would hold a protest at Jantar Mantar July 4 against the ongoing issue of caste-based census and instead seek a ... Read more...

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All India engineering exam results declared

May 29th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education Saturday (CBSE) Saturday declared the results of the All India Engineering Entrance Exams (AIEEE) and said the students will be able ... Read more...

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4 Maharashtra universities get new vice chancellors

February 26th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan, in his capacity as the chancellor of the state's universities, Friday appointed new vice chancellors for four varsities, an official said. The appointments to the ... Read more...

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‘Personalised mover’ draws eyes at Auto Expo (With images)

January 6th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) A "Personalised Mover" that could find applications at the Commonwealth Games in October and a "Formula Student Car" developed by students of a technological university here are ... Read more...

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Don’t get involved in Kashmir: expert tells US envoy for Pakistan

January 24th, 2009 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (IANS) Indian strategic analyst C. Raja Mohan has advised newly-appointed US envoy for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke not to publicly get involved in Kashmir, stating "any high-profile intervention ... Read more...

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Chinese artful moves in Sri Lanka cut into India’s influence

March 10th, 2008 - 10:19 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 10 (IANS) China is moving artfully in Sri Lanka and eyeing a role in the Indian Ocean even as India's hands are tied over overtly backing the Sri Lankan ... Read more...

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Singapore university and US air force tie-up

February 27th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, Feb 27 (DPA) Students from Singapore can look forward to designing satellites under a tie-up between Nanyang Technological University and the US Air Force Academy, NTU confirmed Wednesday. The agreement is ... Read more...

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