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Warming climate damaging reefs, impacting fish


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 11 (IANS) The impact of a warming climate on reefs is already upon us -- complex changes have begun that could fundamentally change what reefs look like in ... Read more...

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Coral reefs will survive ravages of warming: Scientists


April 17th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 17 (IANS) Marine scientists in Australia undertaking the world's first large-scale investigation of the impact of climate change on coral reefs suggest that many of them would survive ... Read more...

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Manipur: Prominent winners and losers


March 6th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 6 (IANS) Prominent winners and losers in Manipur:Winners:1. Okram Ibobi Singh, Thoubal, Congress2. N. Biren Singh (minister and government spokesman), Heingang, Congress3. Landhoni Devi (chief minister's wife), Khangabok, ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh: Prominent winners and losers


March 6th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) Prominent winners and losers in Uttar Pradesh:Winners:1. Rita Bahuguna Joshi, Lucknow Cantt, Congress2. Kalraj Mishra, Lucknow East, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)3. Abhishek Misra (ex-professor ... Read more...

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Punjab: Prominent winners and losers


March 6th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 6 (IANS) Prominent winners and losers in Punjab:Winners:1. Parkash Singh Badal, Lambi, Akali Dal2. Sukhbir Singh Badal, Jalalabad, Akali Dal3. ... Read more...

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Hopes of harmony unite Ghaziabad villages


May 4th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 4 (IANS) For the villages in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district, where local body elections are usually followed by long periods of violence between opposing groups, the idea of ... Read more...

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Winners have higher testosterone levels: Study


January 26th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the winners of wrestling matches have greater increases in testosterone levels than losers.The findings are consistent with studies linking testosterone changes to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Meherjaan’ a 3-nation film about women


January 14th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 14 (IANS) A Bangladeshi woman director is shortly making her debut with "Meherjaan", casting stars from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh to portray on screen a woman's perspective about the country's ... Read more...

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Notable winners and losers in Bihar


November 24th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 24 (IANS) Prominent winners and losers in Bihar:Losers:Former chief minister Rabri Devi Bihar Congress president Mahboob Ali Qaiser Bihar LJP president Pasupati Kumar Paras RJD's former central minister Kanti Singh Former MPs Lovely Anand ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mass extinctions “change evolution rules”


September 5th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept5 (ANI): A new study from Macquarie University has analyzed why global mass extinctions occur - whether they are just short-term diversions in life's preordained course, or spring up completely new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Flower’ power among cells marks winners, losers


June 16th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) A protein called 'Flower', which marks weaker cells for elimination in favour of fitter ones, could help scientists understand how conflict resolution works at the microscopic level, says ... Read more...

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United Nation’s envoy calls for unity after Iraq’s second full parliamentary poll


March 9th, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – The United Nation’s chief envoy to Iraq called on political candidates and groups to respect the democratic process as vote counting are currently on their way after ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Global warming both bane and boon for world’s poor


February 22nd, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A new study by researchers at Stanford University, US, has determined that global warming may have an adverse impact on food prices and hunger in poor populations of ... Read more...

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Prominent winners and losers in Jharkhand assembly polls


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 23 (IANS) The following are the prominent winners and losers in the Nov 25-Dec 18 Jharkhand assembly elections as the votes were counted Wednesday. While Congress state president Pradeep Balmuchu ... Read more...

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Tropical regions to be hardest hit by fisheries shifts caused by climate change


October 9th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 9 (ANI): A new study has determined that major shifts in fisheries distribution due to climate change will affect food security in tropical regions most adversely.The study was led by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

SEC Targets Flash Trading


August 5th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by GD
The NYSE will gain more than anyone else due to resultantshift on the trading scene if Flash trading is banned,reports say. Flash trading is a practice which is supposedly gives a split ... Read more...

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Here’s presenting evolution’s “winners” and “losers”!


July 30th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): A new research by scientists has named mammals and many species of birds and fish as evolution's "winners", while crocodiles, alligators and a reptile cousin of snakes known ... Read more...

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US envoy designate Roemer meets Foreign Secretary Menon


July 17th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): US envoy designate to India, Timothy Roemer, met Foreign Secretary Shiv Shankar Menon at the South Block headquarters of the Ministry of External Affairs.Sources described the ... Read more...

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U.S.envoy-designate Roemer arrives in Delhi


July 17th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Timothy J. Roemer, U.S. Ambassador-Designate, arrived here last night following his confirmation by the full Senate last week.Testifying before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on July ... Read more...

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Indian, Chinese restaurants closing down in UK amid recession


February 24th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): The ongoing credit crunch has put many out of business, and it has now affected one of Britains biggest food groups, as more and more Chinese and ... Read more...

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I was taken aback when Obama asked me to be his chief diplomat, says Clinton


February 19th, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.18 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has revealed that she was taken aback when President Barack Obama offered her the post of his chief diplomat. I didn''t expect to ... Read more...

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UN urges Bangladesh ruling party to show generosity to opposition


January 2nd, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 2 (DPA) The UN Friday urged Bangladesh's government-in-waiting to show generosity in accommodating the opposition parties and to show restrain in order to make democracy work."I encourage the winner to ... Read more...

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‘Tackling climate change with quick fixes preposterous’


December 18th, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 18 (IANS) A scientist has dismissed reversing climate change with quick fixes as preposterous and impracticable.Richard Turco, professor at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), sees no evidence that such ... Read more...

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Prominent winners and losers in Delhi


December 8th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The following is the list of prominent winners and losers in Delhi:Winners:* Sheila Dikshit: The 71-year-old chief minister of Delhi defeated her rival Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Prominent winners and losers in Karnataka assembly poll


May 25th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, May 25 (IANS) Following is the list of prominent winners and losers in the Karnataka assembly poll, results of which were announced Sunday. Winners:Shikaripura: BJP's chief ministerial candidate B.S. YediyurappaChittapur (SC): ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tata Steel, ONGC join group to tackle climate change


April 23rd, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
By Joydeep Gupta Singapore, April 23 (IANS) India's Tata Steel and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) are among the major firms that have joined the "caring for climate" initiative of UN Global ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Emotions would fight reality in next Kashmir elections


April 18th, 2008 - 11:41 am ICT by admin
(News Analysis) By F. Ahmed Srinagar, April 18 (IANS) The forthcoming assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir are going to be both interesting and trend-setting. The average Kashmiri has started talking of violence in ... Read more...

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The fittest males dont always get the girl


April 16th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Being an aggressive macho male doesnt mean that you will always get the girl, for according to a new study, the fainthearted do also have a good ... Read more...

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Kerala murder accused awaits fate in Kuwait, mother prays


April 6th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by admin
Alappuzha (Kerala), April 6 (IANS) Thelma, mother of 26-year-old Simil currently on the death row in a Kuwaiti jail, spent Sunday visiting temples and praying as a court in Kuwait decides her ... Read more...

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Kerala youth may be saved from gallows in Kuwait


February 22nd, 2008 - 9:42 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 22 (IANS) After months of suspense, a Kerala youth accused of murdering his friend may be saved from the gallows in Kuwait as the wife of the victim has agreed ... Read more...

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Hope brightens for Kerala youth facing death in Kuwait


February 18th, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 18 (IANS) Hopes of reprieve for 26-year-old Simil, facing death in Kuwait for accidentally killing a friend and co-worker, have brightened as Congress leader Oommen Chandy has raised Rs.600,000 to ... Read more...

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Kerala youth faces death in Kuwaiti jail


February 17th, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by admin
By Sanu George Alappuzha, Feb 17 (IANS) Time is running out for 26-year-old Simil, who left Kerala for Kuwait two years ago, for a better life. If his family is unable to raise ... Read more...

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Witherspoon wants her kids to go through school disappointments


February 12th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): American actress Reese Witherspoon has revealed she would like her kids to go through school disappointments.Reese is hopeful that her kids will not get any special treatment at ... Read more...

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