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IAEA expert dies in Iran car accident

May 8th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 8 (IANS) An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) expert died Tuesday in a car accident in central Iran, reports said.Two experts of IAEA were injured in a car ... Read more...

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India offers to sell surplus heavy water

December 16th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 16 (IANS) India's Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) is looking for an agent who will help globally market heavy water, used to run nuclear reactors, that it is ... Read more...

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Parts of Delhi go without water again, relief on Thursday (Lead)

February 16th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Parts of the national capital suffered an acute water crunch for the third consecutive day Wednesday as supply remained affected due to high level of ammonia in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mukherjee says G.D.P will stand at 8.6 percent

February 7th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 7 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that India's Gross Domestic product (GDP) for fiscal 2010-11 would stand at 8.6 per cent.When compared to the ... Read more...

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UAE tests new solar-powered water desalination method

January 19th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 19 (IANS/WAM) The Environment Agency of Abu Dhabi (EAD) is testing a new system to desalinate sea water using solar energy.The trials are being conducted at 30 locations across ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Power, water shortages lead to protests in Delhi (Roundup)

June 24th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Gruelling power cuts and parched water supply Wednesday drove the capital's residents to streets protesting inept management even as Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit tried to pacify ... Read more...

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Indian scientists develop solar water heating system that pays for itself five times over

March 10th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 10 (ANI): Indian scientists have developed a solar water heating system that will effectively pay for itself five times over, with an estimated working life of about twenty years.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Iran arrests spy pigeons near nuclear site

October 21st, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Iranian security forces have arrested two pigeons for apparently spying near its Natanz nuclear facility.According to the Etemad Melli newspaper, one of the pigeons captured near rose ... Read more...

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Qatar Petroleum awards 800 million dollars contract to Punj Lloyd

October 21st, 2008 - 9:43 am ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Oct 21 (ANI): Qatar Petroleum has awarded Punj Lloyd the engineering, procurement, installation, and commissioning of the Strategic Gas Transmission Project, worth 800 million dollars.The project includes the laying ... Read more...

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White House sends nuke deal text to Congress for approval

September 11th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Sept 11 (ANI): U.S. President George W Bush has sent the text of his countrys civil nuclear cooperation accord with India to the American Congress for final clearance.The 45-member ... Read more...

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Critics mobilise NGOs to derail n-deal at NSG

August 16th, 2008 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Non-proliferation hawks have roped in "more than 150 experts and NGOs from 24 countries" to derail the India-US civil nuclear deal at the Nuclear Suppliers Group ... Read more...

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Tap tap water, cap the bottled one, UK study says

July 25th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 25 (IANS) Indian tourists in Britain who often face smirks at eateries when they ask for tap water will now have the last laugh. A pollster now says ... Read more...

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