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‘The Dark Knight Rises’ biggest story I’ve told: Christopher Nolan (Interview)


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) "The Dark Knight Rises", the final part of his Batman trilogy, is the biggest story he has told so far, says maverick Hollywood filmmaker ... Read more...

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Air India’s all-women crew flights to 3 continents Thursday


March 7th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Celebrating International Women's Day Thursday, India's flag carrier Air India plans to operate international flights manned by all-women crew to at least one city in three ... Read more...

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Rakeysh Mehra teams up with Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy for ‘…Milkha’


February 7th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) After Ashutosh Gowariker, another A.R. Rahman loyalist in Bollywood has had to switch to another composer. It is Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra who has teamed up ... Read more...

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Godrej eyes buying out Africa’s Darling Group


December 1st, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL), which recently acquired 51 percent stake in African haircare company Darling Group Holdings, Thursday said it would like to buy out ... Read more...

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‘India should improve sanitation to attract more medical tourists’


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 3 (IANS) Reports of a superbug in New Delhi's water supply, which the government has denied, are not likely to have much effect on India's booming health ... Read more...

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Genes that aid antimalarial drug resistance identified


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Using a pair of powerful genome-search techniques, researchers have identified several genes that may be implicated in the malaria parasite's notorious ability to rapidly evade drug treatments.Further ... Read more...

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Godrej eyeing acquisitions in Asia, Africa


April 7th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 7 (IANS) Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL) Thursday said it was looking for acquisitions in Asia, Africa and South America."If you ask about our company's stand in terms ... Read more...

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IBSA ministers to meet Tuesday


March 7th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The foreign ministers of IBSA -- a grouping of India, Brazil and South Africa -- will hold wide-ranging discussions here Tuesday to expand political ... Read more...

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Taj at sunset casts spell over African, Asian ministers


February 20th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Agra, Feb 20 (IANS) The soft glow of the setting sun gently flickered over the Taj Mahal amid faint Quranic chants, evoking sighs of appreciation from hordes of visiting ministers ... Read more...

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Quebec man on 11-yr walk around the world arrives in Vancouver


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Feb 2 (ANI): The Canadian man, who started off on his walk around the world to raise awareness about children facing violence and conflict, has arrived in Vancouver.Jean Beliveau, 55, had ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New genetic clue to kidney cancer


January 20th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A group of researchers from three continents have identified a gene that is mutated in 1 in 3 patients with the most common form of renal cancer.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Modi’s global investor summit promises Gujarat $333 bn (Roundup)


January 12th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Gandhinagar, Jan 12 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi kicked off the state's 5th biennial global summit here Wednesday with investment commitment of a whopping $333 billion on the ... Read more...

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Modi kicks off conclave that fetches Gujarat mega-billions


January 12th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Gandhinagar, Jan 12 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi kicked off the state's 5th biennial global summit Wednesday, confident of pulling investment commitments larger than the $243 billion attracted ... Read more...

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Sharath, Subhajit qualify for ITTF Pro Tour Grand Finals


December 2nd, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Top paddlers Sharath Kamal and Subhajit Saha have qualified for the season-ending International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Pro Tour Grand Finals to be held in Seoul ... Read more...

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One-eyed Ilyas Kashmiri is ‘one of the world’s most dangerous men’


November 11th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) Counter-terrorism officials on three continents consider Ilyas Kashmiri, leader of an anti-India Pakistani terror group, as one of the most dangerous men in the world, according ... Read more...

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Woman in UK finds out about bigamist husband through Internet


October 30th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): A woman in Britain has revealed how she found out through the Internet that her husband, who she had been married to for 21-years, was a bigamist with ... Read more...

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First time all IBSA, BRIC countries in UN Security Council


October 13th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) With India, South Africa and Germany winning three of the rotating non-permanent seats in the UN Security Council (UNSC), this is the first time the Security Council ... Read more...

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Rahman Gets His Act Together, Juggles American Concerts With Background Score


September 23rd, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): For the first time in his illustrious career A R Rahman is making a concerted effort to get over his habitually leisurely pace of work. At ... Read more...

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Zuri to offload 20 percent stake to private equity players


September 21st, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) Zuri Group Global, whose businesses span across three continents with interests in hospitality, floriculture, real estate and green energy, is planning to offload at least 20 percent stake ... Read more...

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CBS Announces Cast Of “Amazing Race” Season 17


September 2nd, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS is out with the cast of its popular reality television show "The Amazing Race" that would be going on for its 17th season this year. ... Read more...

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Emirati adventurer spreads global tolerance message


June 23rd, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Munich, June 23 (IANS/WAM) An Emirati adventurer has arrived here on his way to cross over to 35 countries in three continents to convey the message of tolerance and peace the United ... Read more...

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Snake Population Declining: Study


June 15th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent research has revealed that snake populations across the globe are declining at an alarming rate.Though scientists have not identified the exact cause of ... Read more...

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Indian facing $44mn corruption trial in British tax haven


February 19th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London/New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A non-resident Indian is fighting multi-million dollar money-laundering charges in Britain's semi-autonomous island of Jersey in a complex case spanning three continents over the ... Read more...

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London pulls out of World Series of Boxing


January 5th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) The ambitious World Series of Boxing suffered a serious set-back even before it could get off as Britain is set to withdraw the London franchise from the revolutionary ... Read more...

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Birds chirping more loudly to be heard above city noise


November 11th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 11 (IANS) Birds and frogs are raising the volume of their calls to be heard above urban noise, says a new study. The noise of traffic, machinery and air ... Read more...

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Drought for Pakistan cricket is over : PCB


September 16th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep.16 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed hope that the drought of international tournaments for the national squad would soon be over with several foreign tours and multi nation ... Read more...

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Jonas Brothers to play host at Teen Choice Awards


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): The Jonas Brothers will host the Teen Choice Awards set to be aired on August 10 on Fox channel.The teen pop-rock band will also play their tunes to ... Read more...

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Lily Allen to perform free secret concerts across 3 continents


February 12th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) English singer-songwriter Lily Allen will perform three free secret shows for her fans on the MySpace social networking website across three continents - America, Europe and Asia. The ... Read more...

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Ancient Roman oil lamp factory town found in Italy


December 7th, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): A research team has stumbled upon evidence in a site in central-northern Italy that suggests that the area is the pottery center where the oil lamps that ... Read more...

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Nadal, Federer advance easily in Paris


October 31st, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 31 (DPA) Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer stormed into the quarter-final of the Paris Masters, dropping just ten games between them in one-sided victories.Nadal, trying to save strength for a ... Read more...

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India to help South Africa beneficiate minerals


October 22nd, 2008 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Oct 22 (IANS) India has offered to assist South Africa in mineral beneficiation, a media report Tuesday said.Citing Indian ministry of mines Secretary Shantanu Consul, the daily Business Report said India ... Read more...

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IBSA can push global financial reforms: India


October 13th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Ahead of the third tri-nation IBSA summit, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday called for greater cooperation among India, Brazil and South Africa to reform the international ... Read more...

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Alcatel-Lucent to build part of Europe-India submarine cable


August 5th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 5 (IANS) Telecommunications major Alcatel-Lucent announced that it has won a contract to deploy the Atlantic-Mediterranean segment of the 15,000-km Europe India-Gateway (EIG) submarine cable system. In a statement issued ... Read more...

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Giving 6-month-old-babies zinc supplements could keep diarrhoea at bay


July 16th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Zinc supplementation is beneficial for kids suffering from diarrhoea in developing countries, but only if theyre over six months old, according to a group of researchers.The study ... Read more...

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Zinc could reduce infant mortality in diarrhoea


July 16th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (IANS) A zinc supplement could help cut down millions of diarrhoeal deaths among infants every year in the developing world, according to a study. The findings of the study ... Read more...

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