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IGNOU to focus on student support


August 15th, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) vice chancellor Wednesday said strengthening the student support services at the regional centres is the university's priority."We would ... Read more...

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Tilting cars on assembly line to protect autoworkers


May 15th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 15 (IANS) Letting autoworkers sit as they reach a car's interior could help prevent shoulder and back strain - but another solution might be to tilt the entire ... Read more...

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Morne relishes role as Daredevils’ first-change bowler


April 11th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) South African fast bowler Morne Morkel has no complaints about coming in as the first-change bowler for Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL).Morkel, ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts a ‘big fan’ of Tarsem Singh


March 21st, 2012 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts has said the chance to work with Indian-origin film director Tarsem Singh was one of the big draws of "Mirror Mirror".Roberts admits ... Read more...

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Bring Jan Lokpal bill or go, Hazare tells government


March 16th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Anna Hazare Friday said that if the government does not bring the anti-graft Jan Lokpal bill, it will have to go.Speaking at the India ... Read more...

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Only parliament can pass Lokpal bill: Advani (Second Lead)


December 18th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Only parliament can pass the Lokpal bill, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani said Sunday.The BJP leader said the party was committed to ... Read more...

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Only parliament can pass Lokpal bill: Advani (Lead)


December 18th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Only parliament can pass the Lokpal bill, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani said Sunday that ultimately ."We definitely need a strong and ... Read more...

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Nobody but parliament will pass Lokpal bill: Advani


December 18th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Sunday said that ultimately it would be parliament which would pass the Lokpal bill. "We definitely need ... Read more...

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‘Persistence pays in wooing women’


December 15th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 15 (IANS) In the mating game, no matter how many times they're rebuffed, overconfident men never give up and can ultimately be successful, say researchers. The more such ... Read more...

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Nudity symbolises woman power in ‘Rang Rasiya’: Nandana Sen


November 17th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Actress Nandana Sen feels nudity portrayed by her in the film "Rang Rasiya" symbolises woman power."Nudity can be depicted in two ways - when you present ... Read more...

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Synthetic protein to help regenerate new tissues


September 11th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Scientists have thought up a new way to synthesize collagen, the most abundant protein in the body, for regenerating new tissues and organs from stem cells. ... Read more...

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Disappointed Franklin insists he has lot to offer for Kiwis


July 4th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, July 4 (IANS) New Zealand all-rounder James Franklin Monday expressed disappointment at missing out on a central contract for the second consecutive year and insisted that he had a ... Read more...

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Proactive defence can deter cyber-attacks


June 28th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (IANS) A proactive defence -- detecting intrusions, tracing the attacker and executing a counterstrike -- can act as a powerful deterrent against cyber-terrorism and cyber-warfare that threaten ... Read more...

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Bengal face Railways in Santosh Trophy semi-finals


May 26th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Guawahati, May 26 (IANS) Defending champions Bengal will be looking to beat Railways in Frdiay's semi-final of the 65th Santosh Trophy for National Football Championships here and stay on course ... Read more...

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Cancer cells’ survival mechanism identified


April 27th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): A team of researchers have discovered new details of how cancer cells escape from tumor suppression mechanisms that normally prevent these damaged cells from multiplying.James A. DeCaprio, ... Read more...

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What was Bollywood doing when India-Pakistan match was on? (Lead)


March 30th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) As people escaped offices and cancelled appointments to be glued in front of their TV sets to witness the high-voltage India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal clash, ... Read more...

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Wolverines to vanish due to climate change?


February 9th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 09 (ANI): A new research has concluded that the aggressive wolverine may not be powerful enough to survive climate change in the contiguous United States.Wolverine habitat in the northwestern United ... Read more...

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Cancer drug shows promise in regeneration of spinal cord injuries


January 29th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Scientists have shown that cancer drug Taxol reduces regeneration obstacles after a spinal cord injury.After a spinal cord injury a number of factors impede the regeneration of nerve ... Read more...

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Outsourcing may increase profits, but softens competition among rivals


January 11th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that outsourcing certain aspects of a business to a third party may save a firm's costs, but it softens the competition among industry ... Read more...

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If we lose again, will probably be looking for another job: Ponting


December 29th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 29 (ANI): Losing Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting said on Wednesday that he would probably be reviewing his future as skipper and could be looking for a new job if ... Read more...

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Misunderstood risks in investment drive financial market instability: Study


December 18th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): According to a new study, our incomplete or incorrect understanding of how decisions in the present affect future options means that we may underestimate the risk associated with ... Read more...

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‘You have beautiful lips’ - best Internet chat-up line for men to use


December 15th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): The best Internet opening line for men to use is: "You have beautiful lips", a new survey on online flirting has revealed.Site users dating website Badoo.com were invited ... Read more...

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Can Sasikuma’s ‘Easan’ Beat Subramaniapuram?


December 14th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Filmmaker Sasikumar commenced his directorial venture with Subramaniapuram, which now stands out as one of the best Indian movies of this decade. The film also marked Sasikumar’s maiden production followed ... Read more...

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Good luck at gambling ‘may be in your genes’


December 8th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Are you exceptionally lucky when you gamble? A new study suggests that if you are, it may be all down to your genes.The so-called 'warrior gene' (MAOA-L gene ... Read more...

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Thoughts of religion provoke acts of punishment


November 24th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study examined the link between support for a religion and a willingness to inflict punishment.Ernst Fehr at the University of Zurich in Switzerland and his team ... Read more...

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Rehman Malik backs ruling PPP to complete five-year term


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 3(ANI): The Pakistan People's Party government would complete its five-year constitutional term, Interior Minister Rehman Malik.In an interview with a private TV channel in London, Malik said that all rumors ... Read more...

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Jharkhand CM asks Chidambaram for more security during panchayat polls


October 21st, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda met Union Home Minister P Chidambaram here on Thursday to seek more security for the upcoming panchayat elections scheduled from November 27."I ... Read more...

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Facebook Games Privacy Breach! Farmville,Frontierville, Other Apps Share User ID’s


October 18th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A privacy breach which has effected literally millions of Facebook users took place this Sunday, and was admitted by Facebook after an investigation by The Wall ... Read more...

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Alex Ferguson won’t blame goalkeeper for draw


October 17th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has refused to put the blame on goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar after his howler gave West Brom a 2-2 draw at ... Read more...

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Keith Richards claims he was targeted by British government


October 17th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards has claimed that the British Government, in late 60s, was determined to punish the band.In a candid new memoir, Keith has said that ... Read more...

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Japanese read voice tones while Dutch read faces to assess others’ emotions


September 16th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): Japanese people gauge others' emotions via voice tone, while Dutch people pay more attention to the facial expression to know how others are feeling, found a new study.The ... Read more...

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Here are 13 ways to get lucky


September 14th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 14 (ANI): Always thought other people have all the luck? Well, this is because they understand the difference between luck and planning and know how to place themselves in the ... Read more...

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Eight failures that led to Gulf oil spill


September 9th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 09 (ANI): BP's long-awaited investigation into the Gulf of Mexico accident has revealed eight catastrophic failures, which led to the explosion.BP accepts its role in the disaster but also points ... Read more...

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Now, iHand to end iPhone 4’s ‘death grip woes’


July 10th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 10 (ANI): Even as Apple is busy looking for a solution to iPhone 4's signal problems, the technology world has found a way out - the iHand.According to Scoopertino, ... Read more...

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Delhi Commonwealth Games will be the best ever: Sheila Dikshit


June 18th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said on Friday that the upcoming Commonwealth Games in New Delhi would be one of the best games ever organised.Addressing an inaugural ... Read more...

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