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Your body heat could power future devices

July 1st, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 1 (IANS) A new way of powering gadgets using simply a person's own body heat has been developed by an American company that specialises in green power ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bosch Q1 net up 23 percent

May 8th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 7 (IANS) Leading automotive and industrial products firm Bosch Ltd reported net profit of Rs.336 crore for the first January-March first quarter of 2012, registering a 23 percent ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Standard Chartered’s BPO to prune vendors, save $7 mn

January 19th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) Standard Chartered Bank's wholly-owned subsidiary Scope International Pvt Ltd hopes to save $7 million per year by pruning its IT vendor base to three or four ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US Population To Have 42% Obese People In Future?

November 6th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has suggested that the residents of USA will keep growing obese till at least 42 percent of the US population becomes overweight. It ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

NASA awards $45 million space technology research and development contract

March 25th, 2010 - 3:49 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – NASA awarded a $45 million contract to ERC Inc., of Huntsville, Alabama, for space technology research and development activities at the Ames Research Center at Moffett, California, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Former Tennessee CFO charged with money laundering

March 12th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE (BNO NEWS) – A Former chief financial officer (CFO) in Tennessee was charged with money laundering, prosecutors said Friday.Ruey Ann Gordon, 58, of Brentwood, Tennessee, a former CFO of the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

McNally Bharat’s German arm wins Rs.500 million order

January 8th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) McNally Bharat Engineering Company Limited (MBE)'s newly acquired German company has won orders totalling Rs.500 million in Oct-Dec period of the current fiscal (2009-10), a company release said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New approach to making titanium may make for cheaper bullet-proof vehicles

May 21st, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Making bullet-proof military vehicles may become about 50 per cent cheaper in the future, with a new process of making titanium parts at low costs being developed ... Read more...

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