there is no free lunch

African farmland to Indian firms no cause for worry: UN official

February 13th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) A top official at UN agencies has sought to allay apprehensions among people of some African countries that propose to lease farmland to investors ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Jobs with the best perks

October 25th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With jobs disappearing fast, it makes people wonder if perks still exist. Well to start with, they still exist but the bad news is that they ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

New York Governor Paterson to introduce bill to fund state parks and historic sites

May 25th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – New York Governor David Paterson will send a bill to the Legislature that would provide funding to continue the operation of state parks and historic sites, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Short bursts of intensive exercise as good as hours of training

March 13th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): The secret to staying fit is doing less exercise. Shocked? Well, a new study says short but intensive bursts of exercise lasting ten minutes are as effective as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Australians warned there is no free lunch

March 12th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 12 (DPA) Australians were warned of higher taxes to pay for the cash hand-outs they began receiving Thursday from Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's 42-billion-Australian-dollar ($26-billion) stimulus package. "They've got to understand ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Naidu is frustrated, lacks credibility: YSR

March 6th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 6 (IANS) The ruling Congress party in Andhra Pradesh Friday said the free colour television and cash transfer schemes for poor promised by Telugu Desam Party (TPD) president N. Chandrababu ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |