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38 tonnes of drug-making chemicals seized in Mexico


April 9th, 2011 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 9 (IANS/EFE) Around 38 tonnes of a chemical substance used to make synthetic drugs has been seized by the Mexican navy, officials said.The chemicals arrived in the ... Read more...

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Octopus Paul heads for retirement after World Cup glory


July 12th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Oberhausen (Germany), July 12 (DPA) Paul the psychic octopus headed into well-deserved retirement Monday and will in future make children happy instead of footballers. "He is retiring and says thank you to the ... Read more...

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In final test, Arjun tank to take on Russian T-90


January 16th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) The Arjun main battle tank will take on the Russian built T-90 tanks March 1, when the core strength of the indigenously-built tank will be ... Read more...

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Life getting back on track as IOC fire abates


November 5th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 5 (IANS) With electricity being restored to most areas and people returning home, life in Sitapura near this Rajasthan capital was Thursday returning to normal as the fire at the ... Read more...

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Jaipur IOC depot fire may abate by Wednesday evening


November 4th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 4 (IANS) The fire in the Indian Oil Corp (IOC) depot that has been raging since Oct 29 might finally abate by Wednesday evening, officials here said. The fire at ... Read more...

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Jaipur oil depot fire rages on, toll 10 (Lead)


November 1st, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 1 (IANS) Fire in an Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) depot continued to burn for the third day running Sunday in this Rajasthan capital with the toll rising to 10 after ... Read more...

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Arjun tanks ready for comparative trials with Russian T-90


May 25th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, May 25 (ANI): With the delivery of 16 indigenously built Arjun main battle tank (MBT) to the Indian Army today, the combat vehicle is now ready for ... Read more...

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Indigenous battle tank heads for comparative trials with Russian T-90


May 25th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) With one regiment of the indigenously built Arjun main battle tank (MBT) delivered to the Indian Army, the combat vehicle is now headed for comparative trials with ... Read more...

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Mount Redoubt simmers down


March 30th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Mount Redoubt , in Alaska simmered down after spreading a layer of gritty volcanic ash over several communities, including the state's largest city.Last Sunday,the volcano was emitting low-level tremors but didn't erupt, ... Read more...

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Australia detains ship that spilt oil


March 15th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 15 (DPA) The Hong Kong-owned ship that spilt oil over 60 km of beaches on Australia's east coast was impounded in Brisbane harbour Sunday. The start of legal action against the ... Read more...

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Arjun tank gets vote of support from Indian Army chief


February 19th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) In a reversal of the Indian Army's stand on the indigenous main battle tank (MBT) Arjun, which has been 37 years in the making, army chief General ... Read more...

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Indian scientists conduct anti-warming experiment in Antarctic Ocean


January 28th, 2009 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 28 (DPA) Indian and German scientists began strewing iron powder on hundreds of square kilometres of the Antarctic ocean in a momentous experiment that may yield a solution to the ... Read more...

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A last bid to save the Arjun main battle tank project


January 14th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Indian Army will conduct head-to-head "comparative trials" of the indigenous Arjun main battle tank (MBT), under development for over three decades, and the Russian-built T-90 tanks ... Read more...

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Now take air-powered go-karts for a spin


June 8th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): With fuel prices soaring, there is a need to look for alternatives to petrol, gas and diesel, and the answer to the problem lies in air literally ... Read more...

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Speculation on sabotage of Arjun tank trials baseless: Indian Army


April 28th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Indian Army Monday refuted allegations of "sabotage" in the trials of the indigenously developed main battle tank (MBT) Arjun saying any speculation on this score was ... Read more...

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