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Looking left or right not linked to lying, says study

July 12th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) The popular notion that looking towards the right suggests lying, while the reverse eye movement indicates telling the truth, may not be true, says a ... Read more...

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Gogoi for skill development to end unemployment in Assam

May 4th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 4 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Friday stressed the need for skill development among youth to end the unemployment problem in the state."Both high and semi-skilled workforce ... Read more...

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Infosys denies misusing US visas (Lead)

April 13th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Washington, April 13 (IANS) India's second largest IT bellwether Infosys Ltd Friday denied misusing B-1 or H1-B visas to send its employees to the US for onsite work."We do not ... Read more...

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It’s time for Britons to learn English!

February 24th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) A lot of young people in Britain are being expected by their employers to return to the classroom for unlearning the kind of language they use.Bosses ... Read more...

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140 officers commissioned into Afghan army

May 19th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 19 (IANS) A total of 140 officers, including 20 women, graduated from the Kabul Military Training Centre (KMTC) Thursday and were commissioned into the Afghan National ... Read more...

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Forum seeks help of media to fight human trafficking

April 13th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 12 (IANS/WAM) The participants at the second annual forum here for combating human trafficking have underscored the role of the media in fighting such crimes.The meeting was organised ... Read more...

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Haye preparing for Klitschko bout by gym workouts with 500 pounds-a-week stripper

March 18th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18(ANI): WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye is preparing for his upcoming title bout against Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko with the help of X Factor lapdancer Amie Buck.According to the Sun, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Instead of training team leaders, send entire team for management courses

February 5th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): A new study has suggested that instead of wasting money on expensive courses for team leaders, companies should send the entire team for training to achieve better results.Johan ... Read more...

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Train for aero sports at Haryana centre

November 14th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 14 (IANS) A sports centre in Haryana will be the country's first to provide training for all aero sports disciplines like para-jumping, gliding and power flying, an official said Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Sex cult smashed in China

August 23rd, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 23 (IANS) A cult, which advocated sexual liberation, was smashed by the police in China's Xiamen city. The cult leader lived with some of his women followers and had group ... Read more...

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You should not exist, court tells teacher education regulator

July 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday slammed the National Council of Teachers Education (NCTE) for its failure to regulate private colleges imparting teacher training courses and said it had ... Read more...

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Malaysians to graduate in Indian classical music

June 7th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 7 (IANS) Come August and Malaysia will see the first batch of graduates and diploma holders in Indian classical music trained at a state-of-the-art school affiliated to an Indian ... Read more...

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600 Abu Dhabi students chosen for ’summer abroad’ programme

May 1st, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 1 (IANS/WAM) Six hundred Abu Dhabi students of grades 10 and 11 will visit Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand and the US as part of a "summer abroad" programme. The ... Read more...

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Badal seeks British assistance for Punjab teachers

February 16th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 15 (IANS) Planning to initiate a specialised teachers' training programme in spoken English skills, the Punjab government Monday mooted a proposal to invite collaboration with the British government as well ... Read more...

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We have fulfilled demands of volunteer teachers: Punjab government

February 9th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 8 (IANS) Close on the heels of the self-immolation of a teacher, the Punjab government Monday clarified that it has taken all the steps to fulfil the demands of volunteer ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Iraq to increase defence cooperation

February 2nd, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Feb 2 (IANS) Pakistan and Iraq Tuesday agreed to increase their defence and military-to-military cooperation.The decision was taken at a meeting between a five-member Iraqi defence delegation led by Maj Gen Abbas ... Read more...

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Malaysia allocates 12 million ringgits to train Indian community

March 21st, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar. 21 (ANI): The Economic Planning Unit in the Malaysian Prime Ministers Department has allocated 12 million ringgits for upgrading the Indian communitys professional skills. Deputy Minister S. K. ... Read more...

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Germany gives financial aid to Iraq reconciliation project

March 7th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 7 (DPA) Germany is providing financial support for a UN project to promote reconciliation among Iraq's rival ethnic and religious groups, the foreign ministry said Saturday. Some three million euros ($3.75 ... Read more...

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General Kapoor on a four-day goodwill visit to Indonesia

February 24th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): To enhance growing defence cooperation between India and Indonesia, Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor is on a four day goodwill visit to that country from today.During ... Read more...

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Santa Claus and elves get health safety lessons to tackle Christmas strain

December 5th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): With the Christmas season going on full swing, the one concern environmental health experts have on their mind is the health safety of Santa Claus and elves ... Read more...

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Malaysian Government asked to ease entry for Indian priests

June 30th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 30 (ANI): Malaysia Hindu Council chief R. Nadarajah has called on the Government to ease entry of foreign priests into the country.Nadarajah, who is Sri Maha Mariamman Devasthanam ... Read more...

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How Brit political correctness went horribly wrong during brainstorming!

June 20th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): A local council in Britain has barred the use of the term brainstorming and replaced it with Thought Showers- after fearing that the phrase may offend epileptics ... Read more...

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Karachi a dangerous city for journalists, say Pak scribes

April 11th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Peshawar, Apr 11 (ANI): In the wake of attacks on journalists covering Wednesdays violence in Karachi, a top journalists body in Pakistan has said that the countrys financial capital was no ... Read more...

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Hindi being popularised among Mizos

February 7th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by admin
By Hempi D Henpilen Aizwal, Feb.7 (ANI): Till a decade ago Mizos were not keen to learn Hindi, the national language, but with the passage of time, many are now drawn to learning ... Read more...

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