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Scientists create robot which registers human emotions


July 16th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) In their quest for creating a human-like robot, scientists have edged closer to their goal -- they have designed one that can display several human emotions ... Read more...

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Coup story was blown out of proportion: Army chief


May 26th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh Friday said the story that suggested a coup bid on the basis of movement of two key army units ... Read more...

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Army chief calls coup report ‘absolutely stupid’


April 5th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 5 (IANS) Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh Thursday dismissed as "absolutely stupid" a report that suggested a coup bid on the basis of movement of two ... Read more...

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PM, Antony rubbish report on army movement as baseless (Lead)


April 4th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Visakhapatnam, April 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday called a media report on two key army units moving closer to the capital in January without prior notice ... Read more...

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No doubt about armed forces’ patriotism: Antony


April 4th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, April 4 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Wednesday said he did not doubt the patriotism of the armed forces and that the reported movement of two army units towards ... Read more...

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PM calls report on suspicious army movement ‘alarmist’


April 4th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said the media report on two key army units being moved suspiciously closer to the capital from their bases ... Read more...

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Report on suspicious army movement baseless: Government


April 4th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, April 4 (IANS) The Indian government Wednesday denied as "baseless and incorrect" a media report that in January two key army units had suspiciously moved closer to the capital ... Read more...

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Czech deputy PM concerned over Tibet situation


March 2nd, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 2 (IANS) Czech Deputy Prime Minister Karel Schwarzenberg has expressed concern over the grim situation in Tibet at the UN Human Rights meeting in Geneva, the Central ... Read more...

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India backs trilateral dialogue with US, China


February 7th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 7 (IANS) Backing the US proposal for an India-China-US trilateral dialogue, India has said there are a host of global and regional challenges on which the three countries ... Read more...

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Mayawati move a diversionary tactic, says Mulayam


November 21st, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Monday lambasted Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for getting the assembly to pass a resolution for four-way division ... Read more...

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Government underestimated Anna’s movement: Anil Shastri


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) In an indication of unease in the Congress about the handling of Anna Hazare's fast, party leader Anil Shastri said Monday the government underestimated his ... Read more...

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Strauss and Pietersen steady England innings (Lunch report)


July 29th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 29 (IANS) India took two wickets before Andrew Strauss and Kevin Pietersen survived probing spells to take England to 69/2 at lunch on the opening day of the ... Read more...

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Unease in Kashmir coalition ahead of meet


July 21st, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 21 (IANS) Relations between Jammu and Kashmir's ruling coalition partners, the Congress and National Conference, are tense ahead of a coordination committee meeting in Srinagar Friday, sources in ... Read more...

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Clinton to brief India over US’ Taliban talks


July 14th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is expected to brief India about Washington's negotiations with a section of the Taliban and discuss the drawdown ... Read more...

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Let UPA ask for my support if it wants: Jayalalithaa


May 24th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Adding to the buzz, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa indicated Tuesday that she could consider supporting the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government if asked.Jayalalithaa, ... Read more...

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Supreme Court verdict not a setback: BJP


May 9th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Describing as "a legal process" the apex court stay on the Allahabad High Court verdict on the disputed Babri Masjid site, the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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When Advani asked Musharraf to handover Dawood


May 8th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) In 2001, L.K. Advani asked Pervez Musharraf to handover Dawood Ibrahim to India. A red-faced Pakistani ruler emphatically denied that the underworld don was ... Read more...

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Australian’s wary of Fletcher’s appointment as India’s coach


April 27th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 27 (IANS) Duncan Fletcher's appointment as India's coach is likely to create some unease among the Australians who are now anticipating a heated four Test series agaisnt the ... Read more...

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Two Syrian lawmakers resign over killing of 12 protesters


April 24th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Damascus, Apr 24 (ANI): At least 12 mourners have been killed in Syria during an ongoing clash between country's pro-democracy protesters and authoritarian government, which also prompted two politicians to resign ... Read more...

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Fearing online reputation, Britons delete personal details


April 19th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) Worrying about online reputation, more than half of UK adults would erase whatever they have ever posted on the net about themselves.A staggering 35 percent believe ... Read more...

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Half of Brits ‘would erase all personal data online over reputation fear’


April 19th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 19 (ANI): A survey by security firm Norton has revealed that more than half of British adults are so concerned about their online reputation that they would erase everything they ... Read more...

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Japan to pump radioactive water into sea by Sunday


April 10th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Apr 10 (ANI): Japan will pump radioactive water into the sea from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant by today, a day later than previously planned, said Nuclear and Industrial Safety ... Read more...

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How Berlusconi’s escort girls helped Gaddafi get top African job


March 7th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi sent two escort women to an opponent of Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar al Gaddafi as a favour to the Libyan leader, it has ... Read more...

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Pressure mounting on Prince Andrew to quit globetrotting role


March 7th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
London, March 07 (ANI): Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, who is a special representative for UK Trade and Investment, is under great pressure to quit or face a humiliating reduction of ... Read more...

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Influx of foreign-trained medics in UK can put patients’ lives at risk: Experts


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3(ANI): The tide of foreign-trained medics in the United Kingdom could put patients' lives at risk because some may have poor English language skills, experts have warned.The warning comes after ... Read more...

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Unease after ex-official’s death in Taliban captivity


January 25th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS/AKI) The death in captivity of former Pakistani intelligence official Sultan Amir Tarar almost a year after he was kidnapped by militants has caused unease among officials and ... Read more...

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A vaccine that gives you hangover to help quit liquor!


January 9th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 9 (IANS) A vaccine that helps alcoholics kick the habit by triggering a terrible hangover is undergoing animal trials. The vaccine would increase nausea, accelerate heartbeats, induce sweating and a ... Read more...

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New booze vaccine works by ‘giving terrible hangover just after 1 drink’


January 8th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A new vaccine for treating alcoholism gives the sensation of a terrible hangover after just a few drinks, to deter the person from drinking any more.Chile researchers explained ... Read more...

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China shuts down 60,000 porn sites in censorship crackdown


December 31st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): In a campaign against obscene material, China has shut down more than 60,000 pornographic websites and arrested 5,000 people.Beijing has run a highly publicised drive against lewd ... Read more...

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Heavy Snowfall Forces Temporary Closure Of Gatwick Airport


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The inclement weather in several parts of Europe and UK is taking the toll on the travelers. Gatwick which is rated as the second busiest British ... Read more...

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Is Kendra Wilkinson Back On ‘Playboy’ Cover ?


November 11th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kendra Wilkinson has ventured back to where she belonged, the 'Playboy' magazine cover. Was it one of the most challenging decisions she ever took in her life? When ... Read more...

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Obama was very receptive: Sushma Swaraj


November 9th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj said Tuesday her meeting with US President Barack Obama was "very fruitful" as he was "very receptive and ... Read more...

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Anti-Canada vote by India not to impact ties: Indo-Canadians (Lead)


October 16th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 16 (IANS) Though many in the million-strong, powerful Indo-Canadian community expressed unease about India voting against Canada for a non-permanent UN Security Council seat this week, they don't ... Read more...

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Anti-Canada vote by India not to impact ties: Indo-Canadians


October 16th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 16 (IANS) Though many in the million-strong, powerful Indo-Canadian community expressed unease about India voting against Canada for a non-permanent UN security council seat this week, they don't ... Read more...

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Lesbians flock to Greece’s Lesbos island for festival


September 15th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Lesbos island in Greece witnessed huge numbers of lesbians from across Europe who have gathered there for the tenth annual International Women's Festival.Since a decade of its ... Read more...

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