Dhamtari D.b.ward

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Everything you need to know about Dhamtari D.b.ward: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Confusion surrounds reasons behind blind Chinese activist's leaving refuge of US Embassy

May 3, 2012 at 11:18 AM

Beijing, May 3 (ANI): The stark contrast between the claims of blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng and American officials in the US Embassy has posed many questions as to which version of the story of his leaving the Embassy voluntarily might be true.

Eating fish, chicken and nuts may ward off Alzheimer's risk

May 3, 2012 at 10:30 AM

Washington, May 3 (ANI): Consumption of foods that contain omega-3 fatty acids, such as fish, chicken, salad dressing and nuts, may be lead to lower blood levels of a protein related to Alzheimer's disease and memory problems, a new study has suggested.

Mike Tyson taking one-man show to Broadway

May 2, 2012 at 10:08 PM

New York, May 2 (ANI): Mike Tyson is reportedly in talks with producer Eric Nederlander about bringing his successful one-man show, 'Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth,' to town.

New mayor for north Delhi civic agency

April 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Meera Agrawal was Monday elected the new mayor of the north Delhi civic agency. The deputy mayor's post also went to the BJP.

Surface-to-air missiles installed on residential rooftops to ward off terror threats during London

April 29, 2012 at 10:58 AM

London, Apr 29 (ANI): UK's Ministry of Defense (MoD) has taken the initiative to install high velocity surface-to-air missiles on the roofs of a set of residential flats as a precautionary measure against any airborne terror threats during the Olympics.

Postpone Goa panchayat polls, says church body

April 28, 2012 at 8:34 PM

Panaji, April 28 (IANS) The Archdiocese of Goa's social wing Saturday sought the postponement of panchayat elections in the state, alleging irregularities in ward reservation and delimitation.

Norway killer terms insanity report as lie

April 25, 2012 at 8:13 PM

London, April 25 (IANS) Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has told a court in Oslo that a psychiatric report that found him insane following the 77 killings he carried out was a "lie".

MCD: 49 newly elected councilors facing criminal charges

April 20, 2012 at 12:22 PM

All the efforts to keep away the criminal charged representative from the house remained on paper only and the fact is that at

49 newly-elected MCD councillors face criminal charges

April 19, 2012 at 7:49 PM

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) At least 49 newly-elected councillors in the recent Delhi civic polls face criminal charges which include murder, kidnapping and extortion, a report said Thursday.

Delhi civic polls: BJP heads for big lead

April 17, 2012 at 11:59 AM

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headed for a big lead in the Delhi civic polls with 22 of its candidates winning and the party also clocking leads in 80 of 141 wards while the Congress trailed with 30, election officials said Tuesday.

Gorillas' diet may ward off cancer

April 16, 2012 at 1:55 PM

London, Apr 16 (ANI): Gorillas and colobus monkeys consume huge quantities of plants, which contain oestrogen-like compounds that may protect against some cancers - but if taken in excessive amounts, it may result in reproductive repercussions, according to a new study.

Delhi votes for better civic amenities

April 15, 2012 at 6:59 PM

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Better sanitation, roads, education, health and other civic amenities were on the minds of people from all hues who came out to elect councillors in the trifurcated Municipal Corporation of Delhi Sunday.

Chimp beds shed light on 'how early humans ditched treetop-sleeping'

April 13, 2012 at 12:03 PM

London, Apr 13 (ANI): Proof that some chimps routinely avoid the safety of treetops to sleep on the ground raises the possibility that some early hominins did too with possible implications for their growth, a new study has claimed.

Woman delivers on road in Odisha, NHRC issues notice

April 12, 2012 at 9:55 PM

New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission has issued notice to the chief secretary of Odisha taking suo motu cognizance of a media report saying that a woman delivered a baby on the road after being forcibly driven away from the maternity ward of a hospital.

MCD: BJP not fulfils even a single promise, Congress says

April 12, 2012 at 6:46 PM

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) president Jai Prakash Agarwal said that promises made by the BJP during the MCD elections in 2007

Orchha BJP executive meet marred by intra-party mudslinging

April 8, 2012 at 6:57 PM

Bhopal, April 8 (IANS) The two-day working committee meeting of the Madhya Pradesh unit of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) ended Sunday in Orchha but allegations by a woman councilor against the council chairman brought embarrassment to state leaders.

Congress releases manifesto ahead of Delhi municipal corporation polls

April 7, 2012 at 7:45 PM

New Delhi, Apr.7 (ANI): The Congress Party released its manifesto on Saturday in the presence of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and other ministers ahead of the April 15 municipal corporation polls.

Himachal assembly passes Lokayukta bill

April 6, 2012 at 6:09 PM

Shimla, April 6 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh assembly Friday passed the Lokayukta bill in the absence of the opposition Congress, with Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal saying it is "more strong and constitutional than Uttarakhand's bill".

It's now Facebook, Twitter, Youtube for candidates in local polls

April 6, 2012 at 5:29 PM

New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Times have changed and so has political campaigning. In order to reach out to the younger generation, candidates in upcoming municipal polls in the capital are using Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and other social networking sites to communicate with voters.

Barry apologizes for his Asian 'dirty shops' comments

April 6, 2012 at 12:42 PM

Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): Just after achieving another electoral victory, D.C. Councilman Marion Barry has apologized for his Election Day suggestion that Asian business owners in his ward "ought to go".

Norway gunman claims to be sane

April 5, 2012 at 6:08 AM

Oslo, April 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norwegian gunman Anders Behring Breivik, charged with killing over 70 people in twin attacks in Oslo and a nearby youth camp last year, has written a letter to the media claiming he is mentally sound.

Himachal CM introduced a bill to strengthen Lokayukta

April 4, 2012 at 7:04 PM

ust a day after receiving criticism from Team Anna key member and RTI activist Arvind Kejriwal over proposed bill of Lokayukta, Himachal Pradesh (HP) Chief Minister (CM) Prem Kumar Dhumal Wednesday introduced a bill in state legislation today......

Himachal introduces bill to strengthen Lokayukta

April 4, 2012 at 5:52 PM

Shimla, April 4 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Wednesday introduced a bill to put an effective Lokayukta system in place by giving more power to the ombudsman.

Himachal introduces bill to strengthen Lokayukta

April 4, 2012 at 4:00 PM

Shimla, April 4 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Wednesday introduced a bill to bring an effective Lokayukta system in place, giving more power to the ombudsman.

Statins could fight Alzheimer's if given in early stages

April 4, 2012 at 10:40 AM

London, April 4 (ANI): Experts say cholesterol-busting statins may help to ward off Alzheimer's disease if prescribed early.

'Media should self-regulate, ward off regulator'

April 2, 2012 at 3:04 PM

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Self-regulation by the Indian media is better than external agencies breathing down its reportage, experts said at an event here even as the Supreme Court constitution bench is hearing a plea for framing guidelines to regulate media coverage of court proceedings.

Bees 'self-medicate' when infected

April 2, 2012 at 10:37 AM

Washington, April 2 (IANS) Honey bees "self-medicate" when their colony is infected with a harmful fungus, with the help of antifungal plant resins to ward off the invader, a study reveals.

Honey bees 'self-medicate' when infected with pathogens

March 31, 2012 at 5:28 PM

Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): Honey bees "self-medicate" when their colony is infected with a harmful fungus, bringing in increased amounts of antifungal plant resins to ward off the pathogen, a new study has revealed.

MCD polls: BJP candidates rush to file papers, anger among workers

March 26, 2012 at 8:56 PM

New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) As Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates rushed to fill nominations for the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls on the last day Monday, angry party workers alleged the party leadership gave tickets on the basis of money power.

Baby's birth leaves tourist parents with 1 million dollar hospital bill

March 17, 2012 at 8:49 PM

Melbourne, Mar 17 (ANI): A couple ended up with a hospital bill of up to 1 million dollars, after they had a daughter while they were holidaying in Canada.

Baby's birth leaves tourist parents with 1 million dollar hospital bill

March 17, 2012 at 7:37 PM

Melbourne, Mar 17 (ANI): A couple ended up with a hospital bill of up to 1 million dollars, after they had a daughter while they were holidaying in Canada.

Loss of appetite decoded in brain cell circuit

March 15, 2012 at 9:24 PM

Washington, Mar 15 (ANI): Scientists have dissected a brain circuit that controls feeding and mediates the loss of appetite.

Loss of appetite decoded in brain cell circuit

March 15, 2012 at 1:08 PM

Washington, Mar 15 (ANI): Scientists have dissected a brain circuit that controls feeding and mediates the loss of appetite.

Robbie Savage on bedside vigil after dad slips into coma

March 10, 2012 at 9:24 PM

London, Mar 10 (ANI): Robbie Savage's 64-year-old father has slipped into a coma and the former footballer was keeping a vigil at his hospital bedside on Friday.

Robbie Savage on bedside vigil after dad slips into coma

March 10, 2012 at 12:18 PM

London, Mar 10 (ANI): Robbie Savage's 64-year-old father has slipped into a coma and the former footballer was keeping a vigil at his hospital bedside on Friday.

Wartime boffins planned to feed Britons with planktons during World War II

February 23, 2012 at 8:30 PM

London, Feb 23 (ANI): A pair of eminent scientists had proposed to feed Britain's wartime population with plankton to ward off critical food shortages during the Second World War, newly uncovered documents have revealed.

Wartime boffins planned to feed Britons with planktons during World War II

February 23, 2012 at 5:40 PM

London, Feb 23 (ANI): A pair of eminent scientists had proposed to feed Britain's wartime population with plankton to ward off critical food shortages during the Second World War, newly uncovered documents have revealed.

Lady Gaga seeks Deepak Chopra's help to banish evil spirits from her life

February 20, 2012 at 5:31 PM

London, Feb 20 (ANI): Lady Gaga believes that the Devil is haunting her in her sleep, so she has enlisted the help of Michael Jackson's former doctor and spiritual guru Deepak Chopra to help ward off the evil spirits.

Five militants arrested in Manipur

February 12, 2012 at 9:58 PM

Imphal, Feb 12 (ANI): Manipur Police has arrested five militants belonging to the CorCom group, a conglomerate of seven different militant outfits.he militants were arrested here on Saturday.

Five militants arrested in Manipur

February 12, 2012 at 12:13 PM

Imphal, Feb 12 (ANI): Manipur Police has arrested five militants belonging to the CorCom group, a conglomerate of seven different militant outfits.he militants were arrested here on Saturday.

Facebook appointing political insiders to key positions

February 3, 2012 at 9:16 PM

Washington, Feb.3 (ANI): Social networking site Facebook has put political veterans in key executive roles and board positions.

Facebook appointing political insiders to key positions

February 3, 2012 at 5:32 PM

Washington, Feb.3 (ANI): Social networking site Facebook has put political veterans in key executive roles and board positions.

UAE police deny Indian woman confessed to helping smother daughter in suicide bid

January 17, 2012 at 9:07 PM

Dubai, Jan 17 (ANI): UAE Police have denied that a 30-year-old Indian woman, who survived a suicide bid, has confessed to helping her husband kill their daughter before he hanged himself.

UAE police deny Indian woman confessed to helping smother daughter in suicide bid

January 17, 2012 at 1:48 PM

Dubai, Jan 17 (ANI): UAE Police have denied that a 30-year-old Indian woman, who survived a suicide bid, has confessed to helping her husband kill their daughter before he hanged himself.