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US Q3 growth revised downward

November 23rd, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 23 (IANS/EFE) US gross domestic product grew at an annual rate of 2 percent in the third quarter, the Commerce Department said Tuesday, revising its initial estimate that ... Read more...

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Solar, wind power ‘could become Earth’s dominant contributor of energy’

August 25th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Wind and solar power could become the world's main sources of energy, a Nobel-prize winning scientist suggests.Walter Kohn, Ph.D., who shared the 1998 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, said ... Read more...

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‘US, Europe job markets to remain weak until 2011′

November 19th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 19 (DPA) Although much of the world appears to be emerging from the economic crisis, joblessness is expected to remain high in the US and Europe at least until 2011, ... Read more...

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UAE maritime expo registers huge response

September 8th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 8 (IANS) The organisers of the Middle East Workboats exhibition have reported a 60 percent increase in exhibitors compared with the last year, despite the global slowdown, WAM news ... Read more...

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Greening Arctic unlikely to offset permafrost carbon release

May 28th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that even tundra plant growth in the Arctic would be unable to offset the permafrost carbon release in the region.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Leveraging knowledge, India now a $1 trillion economic powerhouse

August 14th, 2008 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
By Arjun Sen When Jack Welch, former chief of General Electric, the world's second largest company, said a few years ago that "India is a developed country as far as intellectual capital is ... Read more...

Posted in India |