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Journal apologises to Chinese swimmer for controversial article

August 7th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A prestigious academic journal has apologised to Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen for carrying a controversial article on its website that "gave the impression that we were ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Pakistan has learnt little from previous air crash’

April 22nd, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 22 (IANS) Pakistan has learnt little from a horrific aircrash that took place two years back, said a daily after 127 people were killed in a plane crash ... Read more...

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Scouts stranded on camping trip rescued

May 4th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Little Rock, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) And the boys are home! The six stranded boy scouts were finally rescued from the Albert Pike camping area in a national forest in Arkansas, and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Toyota owners remain loyal despite recalls: Study

March 6th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Despite the 8 million Toyota vehicles recalled since October 2009, its customers are still maintaining high overall satisfaction, a report claims.Rice University's Jones Graduate School of Business conducted ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sri Lanka seeks international help in post-war phase

May 31st, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, May 31 (DPA) Sri Lanka Sunday appealed for international assistance to rebuild the country after the military defeated Tamil separatists to end a three-decade civil war. "We have overcome terrorism, and Sri ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Gazing at belly buttons can land you your ideal love mate

January 31st, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): It has often been cited as a textbook example of a useless body part, but if a scientist is to be believed, belly button beauty may play ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Top ten evolution articles in 2008

December 29th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): New Scientist has made a list of the top ten evolution articles that it presented in the year 2008. So, the top 10 articles on evolution in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fossil represents evolutionary transition from fish to land animals

October 16th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): A new research has provided the first detailed look at the internal head skeleton of Tiktaalik roseae, the 375-million-year-old fossil animal that represents an important intermediate step ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Brown tree snake wiped out Guam’s bird species

August 8th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) Brown tree snakes which caused the extinction of nearly every native bird on the Pacific island of Guam could be inflicting even more severe consequences indirectly, according to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Insect eye pigment genes behind butterfly wings pattern

November 14th, 2007 - 2:51 am ICT by admin

Posted in Sci-Tech |