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Two minutes late, Chinese student not allowed to take exam


June 10th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 10 (IANS) A student in this Chinese metropolis was not allowed to appear in his national college entrance examination as he reached the venue two minutes after the ... Read more...

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‘Foolproof’ steps against cheating in UP pre-medical tests


June 1st, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 1 (IANS) Haunted by the spectre of cheating in the MBBS entrance exam for those aspiring to be doctors, the Uttar Pradesh Combined Pre-Medical Test (CPMT) organisers have ... Read more...

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Indian student jailed in Australia in visa scam


March 27th, 2012 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne March 27 (IANS) A Perth-based Indian student will spend 14 months in jail for his involvement in a scam to falsify English test scores to get Australian visas.Rajesh Kumar, ... Read more...

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Cricket fans want Gaddafi’s name removed from Lahore stadium


September 27th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Sep 27 (IANS) Regardless of cricket's future in Pakistan, there is a growing movement to get embattled Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's name removed from the Lahore cricket stadium, which ... Read more...

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Man jailed for driving test impersonation


August 3rd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) A man in Britain who tried to help his friend after the latter failed in a driving test for the fifth time, has been jailed for ... Read more...

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China launches new unmanned helicopter


May 8th, 2011 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 8 (IANS) An unmanned helicopter, the largest of its kind in China, has successfully completed its first flight, Xinhua reported.The unmanned helicopter, with a maximum take-off weight of ... Read more...

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Britain receives its largest military aircraft


April 19th, 2011 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) Britain's largest military aircraft, which is nearly 60 metres long and has a wingspan of 60 metres, arrived in the country from Madrid to undergo intensive ... Read more...

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Britain, France agree on joint nuclear weapons tests


November 2nd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Britain and France will sign an agreement for joint development and testing of nuclear weapons, the BBC reported Tuesday.According to the agreement, one centre will be set ... Read more...

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Headwear changing Indian conman took hefty fee to fool UK driving test examiners


August 13th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.13 (ANI): Indian origin Gageen Preet Singh, 35, adopted a variety of disguises to fool driving test examiners as part of his fraudulent 'test taking' businessHe used to charge thousands of ... Read more...

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Sify offers revenue opportunities for cyber cafes


July 3rd, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 3 (IANS) In order to arrest the closure of its franchisee-owned cyber cafes owing to increased costs, city-based internet services company Sify Technologies Saturday launched 'Sify mylife' that enables a ... Read more...

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AMU restores Hyderabad as centre for MBBS exam


April 30th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 30 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has decided to restore Hyderabad as one of its test centres for conducting the 2010-11 MBBS entrance examination to be held May ... Read more...

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Ozzy Osbourne finally gets his first ever driving licence


October 5th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 05 (ANI): Ozzy Osbourne has finally managed to get a driving licence for the first time at the age of 60, after being rejected by the authorities a number of ... Read more...

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UAE to set up high-tech swine flu test centre


August 30th, 2009 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 30 (IANS) The health ministry of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has said it will set up a high-tech laboratory that would quickly deliver swine flu test results, WAM news ... Read more...

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Results of 40 suspected swine flu cases in Kerala awaited


August 12th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (IANS) With the first swine flu death in the state taking place at a private hospital late Tuesday night here, results of 40 more suspected cases are awaited from ... Read more...

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Symonds takes to rugby league


June 22nd, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 22 (IANS) Andrew Symonds swapped the green and gold jersey of the Australia cricket team for the green and red of Wynnum-Manly to fulfil his dream of playing a senior ... Read more...

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Symonds fulfills his dream of playing rugby following CA contract exit


June 22nd, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 22 (ANI): Troubled all rounder Andrew Symonds, whose Cricket Australia contract was ripped for breaking team rules, has started playing for Wynnum-Manly rugby league club to fulfill a dream.Symonds, after ... Read more...

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Remembering the nuclear nightmare of Kazakhstan


June 18th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, June 18 (IANS) Sixty years since scientists of the erstwhile USSR detonated their first nuclear bomb in Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan Thursday remembered the horror of almost 500 explosions - from 1949 to ... Read more...

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11 killed in terrorist attack in Algeria


June 3rd, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Algiers/Paris, June 03 (DPA) At least 11 people were killed and several others injured in an attack by suspected Islamic terrorists on police accompanying a shipment of examination papers, a media report ... Read more...

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IIT aspirants in Bihar pray for police officer’s health


March 31st, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 31 (IANS) Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) aspirants across Bihar Tuesday offered prayers for the wellbeing of senior police officer Abhyanand, involved with Super 30 - an initiative which selects ... Read more...

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Second phase of weapon testing on indigenous combat jet begins


March 5th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The second phase of weapon testing on the indigenous light combat aircraft (LCA) Tejas has begun successfully in the northwestern sector with the jet scoring a direct ... Read more...

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Second phase of weapon testing on Tejas is underway


March 4th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): The second phase of weapon testing on Tejas, Indias indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), is currently underway from an Air Force base in the north-western sector. ... Read more...

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Tejas achieves a major milestone, lands at high altitude Leh air base


December 17th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): Tejas, Indias indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), has achieved a major milestone when its prototype landed at Leh air base in the high-altitude Ladakh region of ... Read more...

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Tejas achieves another milestone — night flying


November 9th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
!-- NO IMAGE --By Kestur G Vasuki Bengaluru, Nov.9 (ANI): Indias Tejas Light Combat Aircraft achieved an important milestone when it took to the skies by night on November 7. In its ... Read more...

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After US tests, India to get first e-passport in June


May 16th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by admin
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India's first e-passport, which will make travel easy, is expected to be issued next month. It will be issued to diplomats and officials first. Others ... Read more...

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