‘Detaining Chinese blogger for mocking officials unlawful’

June 29th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 29 (IANS) In a case of justice delayed being justice denied, a Chinese blogger detained for a year after mocking a top officials' alleged interference in judicial procedure ... Read more...

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Need to work on my consistency: Parimarjan Negi

May 29th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Parimarjan Negi, the youngest Indian to become a Grand Master, said Tuesday that he needed to work on his consistency en route to reaching his ... Read more...

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129 Chinese kids hospitalised after school meal

April 28th, 2012 - 7:55 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 28 (IANS) As many as 129 kindergarten students in China's Yunnan province fell ill after having breakfast at school, officials said.According to the publicity department of Wenshan Zhuang ... Read more...

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China’s GDP to grow by 8.8 percent in 2012

January 3rd, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 3 (IANS) China's GDP will grow by about 8.8 percent in 2012, further moderating from 9.1 percent in the third quarter of 2011, the central bank said.The bank ... Read more...

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Chinese police recapture top human trafficker

November 11th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Kunming (China), Nov 10 (IANS) After two years on the run, a woman accused of trafficking nearly 30 women and children has been recaptured, the authorities said Thursday.Wu Zhenglian, 26, ... Read more...

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China faces shortage of life saving drug

September 13th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 13 (IANS) Experts in China have called for a national drug control system following a countrywide shortage of a life saving drug that has lasted at least three ... Read more...

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Drought stalks China’s food bowl

May 17th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 17 (IANS) China's central Hubei province, known as the land of a thousand lakes and a major producer of grain and cotton in the country, has been severely ... Read more...

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China aims to become No. 1 tourist destination

February 20th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb.20 (ANI): In the race to become the 'number one' tourist destination, China's travel industry plans to shift focus from 'scenic locations' to promoting the Chinese culture this year.The China ... Read more...

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Chinese underwear maker includes examination tips in package

February 14th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 14 (ANI): An underwear manufacturer in China has included examination tips in its packages in a bid to stand out from its competitors.According to the Sin Chew Daily, each ... Read more...

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Making 3-D face from 2D photo for security applications, forensics

January 20th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Scientists have found that it is possible to construct a three-dimensional face from flat 2D images.The discovery could be used for biometrics in security applications or in forensic ... Read more...

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15 Chinese women rescued from Democratic Republic of Congo

December 2nd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 2 (IANS) A prostitution gang which trafficked women from China to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been busted and 15 Chinese women have been rescued, China's ministry ... Read more...

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Men just get less than 3hrs of orgasm in their lifetime

August 30th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 30 (ANI): A man gets just an average of less than three hours of orgasm throughout his lifetime, according to China Press.Orgasm is the physical and emotional sensation experienced ... Read more...

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India will target 60 bln dollars bilateral trade with China in 2010: Patil

May 26th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
On Board Air India One, May 26 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil said on Wednesday that India plans to achieve 60 billion dollars in bilateral trade with China in 2010."I will address ... Read more...

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Sino-India bilateral trade can reach 60 billion dollars in 2010: President Patil

May 25th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil said on Tuesday said that trade between India and China could expand in a more balanced, sustainable and diversified way so that both ... Read more...

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China’s H1N1 cases will double to 10,000 soon, says expert

September 7th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sep. 7 (ANI): With the surfacing of 100 new H1N1 cases since Friday, Chinese health experts have warned that the total cases nationwide will soon double to 10,000, as the peak ... Read more...

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Cutting-edge computers can see through your disguise

July 8th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (IANS) A cutting-edge face recognition software could revolutionize security systems, especially if it can see through disguises, according to the latest research. Every face has special features that define that ... Read more...

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Soon, face recognition computers that can see through disguises

July 8th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Florida Atlantic University engineers in Boca Raton areworking on a superior new face recognition technique that can see through disguises.Lin Huang, from the university's Department of Engineering, says ... Read more...

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Platinum-free fuel cell may offer cheaper green power

December 26th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Chinese scientists have devised new low cost platinum-free fuel cells that promises to offer cheaper green power.These cells use alkali membrane and may make it possible ... Read more...

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36 miners remain trapped in China coal mine

July 22nd, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Baise (China), July 22 (Xinhua) Around 36 miners remained trapped Tuesday in Nadu coal mine in China's southern region of Guangxi Zhuang, after it was flooded Monday afternoon, rescuers said. Guo Shengkun, ... Read more...

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Will Olympics become a watershed in China’s economy?

July 20th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Lin Jianyang and Xu Xingtang Beijing, July 20 (Xinhua) Amid falling exports and plummeting share prices, many in China are asking whether the country's economy would slip into recession after the Olympic ... Read more...

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China faces toughest reconstruction task since 1976 quake

May 21st, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 21 (Xinhua) After the May 12 killer quake wreaked havoc in the southwestern province of Sichuan, killing over 40,000 people, China is faced with the formidable task of reconstruction. According ... Read more...

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Study uncovers multitasking skill of HIV enzyme

May 8th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): Scientists have discerned how a single key enzyme differentiates and dynamically binds both DNA and RNA as part of HIVs fierce attack on host cells.The new finding ... Read more...

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