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R.K. Sinha takes over as new AEC chairman, DAE secretary


April 30th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) and senior scientist Ratan Kumar Sinha assumed charge Monday as the new Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) ... Read more...

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President hopes solutions will found to problems in national interest (Roundup)


January 25th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Cautioning against losing sight of long-term goals while dealing with short-term pressures, President Pratibha Patil Wednesday said the most effective law was the conscience ... Read more...

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Remove bad fruit but do not bring down the tree, says president


January 25th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Wednesday cautioned against losing sight of the long term goals while dealing with short term pressures and said that a tree ... Read more...

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Karmapa concerned over self-immolation by monks


November 9th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 9 (IANS) The 17th Karmapa, the only major monk reincarnate recognised by both the Dalai Lama and China, Wednesday expressed concern over self-immolation protests in Tibet."Each report of ... Read more...

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Rachel Wood doesn’t aspire to be a star


October 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Evan Rachel Wood says she doesn't want to be the "biggest star in the world" as she is more keen to play a long successful ... Read more...

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Hilton Worldwide’s green initiatives save $74 mn


October 24th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Green initiatives by hospitality major Hilton Worldwide's 10 hotel brands saved $74 million in 2010, the company said Monday."To date, Hilton Worldwide's efforts are equivalent ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Al Qaeda behind terror threat to US : Hillary Clinton


September 10th, 2011 - 4:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday that Al Qaeda was behind a new but unconfirmed terrorist threat against the US.She was referring to the ... Read more...

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Go by gut feeling, you would be right


August 31st, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) While setting goals one should go by his or her gut feeling, as more often than not it will be right, say researchers.According to a study ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Madonna to open an orphanage


June 30th, 2011 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Pop singer Madonna plans to open an orphanage in Malawi for 1,000 children.The singer has adopted five-year-old son David from the African country in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sequel to ‘Blade Runner’ being planned 30 years on


March 4th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 4 (ANI): Movie bosses are considering making a sequel to the classic science fiction film 'Blade Runner', 30 years after its initial release.The production company Alcon Entertainment has revealed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Counselling, education ‘can help people recover from bankruptcy’


February 24th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): A recent study has found that counselling and education could help people recover from bankruptcy.University of Illinois economist Angela Lyons, in direct partnership with Money Management International (MMI), ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Obama preparing kids to take on Indians, Chinese in global economy


January 21st, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) President Barack Obama remains focused on creating jobs and preparing American children for competing against the Chinese and the Indians and a whole host of different countries, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Movie Preview: Graduate


January 6th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film: GraduateDirectior: Prasad RayalaCast: Akshai, Rithika, LaguKoshikMusic: SandeepDirector Prasada Rayala is coming with a youth based film titled Graduate, which will introduce Akshay as the lead hero. He is a new ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Extroverts ‘more likely to jump on immediate gratification’


December 25th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): If you meet two people-one who is an extrovert and another an introvert-the former is more likely to jump on immediate gratification, while the latter would delay rewards ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women’s most important life goal is being independent, study says


October 18th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Levi's Shaping a New Future study, which was released on Monday, shows that 96 percent of women worldwide in their 20s list "being independent" as ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Pakistan moved 100,000 troops from its border with India: Pentagon


April 29th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Pakistan has shifted 100,000 troops from its border with India to join the campaign against Taliban militants near its border with Afghanistan, the Pentagon said Thursday . "More ... Read more...

Posted in World |

McDonald’s Stores To Undergo Makeover


April 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri London, Apr 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A McDonald's restaurant located at St Albans will be given a makeover this year. The fast food chain is planning to revamp a number of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

2050 climate conditions crucial to harmful impacts in 2100


January 12th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): While countries try to come up with new strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, an international team of researchers suggests that policymakers should focus on what needs to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Technology giving rise to generation of depressed people, says expert


December 28th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Although technological wonders have made our lives easier, it might also be giving rise to a generation of depressed people, says an expert.According to psychologist Daniel Goleman, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Looking at flip side can abort temptations


December 15th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Your ability to resist a tempting cookie depends on how you perceive it as a threat, says a new research. Study authors Ying Zhang, Szu-Chi Huang and Susan M. ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Key to resist sweet temptation - exaggerate the threat


December 15th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Can't resist those tempting cookies? Well, that means you don't consider those sweet temptations as big a threat as you should be, according to a new study.Researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BRO joins hands with Sikkim Government to improve connectivity


November 17th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Bardang (Sikkim), Nov 17(ANI): The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) and the officials have developed a collective mechanism for protection of environment in the State as Chief Minister Pawan Chamling laid the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Strauss says Royal Armed Forces heroics inspired his Ashes charge


October 8th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8(ANI): England captain Andrew Strauss has revealed that the Royal Armed Forces had inspired him during England's dramatic 2-1 Ashes victory against the mighty Australians.He also revealed how he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Strauss vows that England will shine in Australia in 2010


October 8th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.8 (ANI): Andrew Strauss has already started to plot England's defence of the Ashes Down Under.After waiting 16 years to regain the urn under Michael Vaughan in 2005, England held it ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

North American Leaders’ Declaration on Climate Change and Clean Energy - Three Amigos Summit


August 11th, 2009 - 1:52 am ICT by admin
GUADALAJARA, Mexico (BNO NEWS) -- "We, the leaders of North American reaffirm the urgency and necessity of taking aggressive action on climate change. We stress that the experience developed during the last ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Lindt chocolate sees more bitter 2009 ahead


March 17th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, March 17 (DPA) Lindt & Spruengli, the Swiss chocolate manufacturer, said Tuesday it would not meet profit and growth targets this year due to the global economic downturn. In a statement, the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Listening to favourite music can boost Alzheimer’’s patients memory


February 24th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Patients with Alzheimer''s disease could improve memory by listening to their favourite songs, suggests a new study.Listening to certain tunes from past evokes powerful and vivid memories ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Religion helps people exercise self-control


December 31st, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): Religion facilitates the exercise of self-control and attainment of long-term goals, says a new study from University of Miami.The study found that religious people have more self-control ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Five tips on how to stick with resolutions


December 28th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): New Year brings with it a host of new resolutions like losing weight, shaping up and treading cautiously with money. However, the vows often remain unaccomplished. Now, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Your mobile can now keep track of your fitness regime


November 20th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Fearing you won''t be able to keep track of your workout sessions during the holiday season? Well, in that case, scrap all your worries, for cell phone ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World should focus on short-term goals to reduce carbon emissions, says study


July 2nd, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): A new study has called for stronger short-term goals to reduce carbon emissions, as long-term climate change policy is likely to reverse the tide of climate change ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Optimism not always good for long-term goals


December 5th, 2007 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 5 (ANI): A new study in the Journal of Consumer Research has revealed that being optimistic is not always beneficial, for it may lead people to make such immediate choices ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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