Everything you need to know about Paper Nagar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Paper Nagar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Washington, May 21 (ANI): A humanoid robot can receive an object handed to it by a person with something approaching natural, human-like motion, thanks to a new method developed by scientists at Disney Research, Pittsburgh.
Canberra, May 16 (IANS) Australia and Sweden have achieved a "significant milestone agreement" relating to Intellectual Property rights for submarine design and technology, Defence Minister Stephen Smith said Thursday.
Sydney, May 15 (IANS) Australian universities will receive an additional $83.7 million over four years to enhance students' opportunities to study an Asian language, the government announced.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) A court here Saturday sent one of the accused in the brutal gang-rape of a five-year-old girl to judicial custody till May 9.
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Indians see Australia as a good place to be educated, but there are lingering concerns regarding the issue of safety for Indian students, said an opinion poll whose results were released here Wednesday.
New Delhi, April 17 (ANI): Foreign Minister Bob Carr today welcomed a major opinion poll which has confirmed public support in India for a strong and growing relationship with Australia.
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday asked the Election Commission to file an affidavit on steps taken for introducing electronic voting machines (EVMs) with a facility that records in print each vote that is cast.
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) The Maharashtra legislative assembly witnessed uproarious scenes Friday over Thursday's building collapse in Thane in which 48 people were killed.
Kingston (Jamaica), March 5 (IANS/CMC) Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller says the Jamaican government is backing a marriage between sports and the creative and cultural industries as a major driving force for the country's economic development.
Manama, Mar 4 (ANI): Hundreds of employees of a company based in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, have attempted to break four world records.
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday approved the new format for the Civil Services exams, which will give more weightage to general studies.
The candidate appearing for paper II and III of FCI exam are looking to Download SSC FCI AG III Paper II, III Admit Card on the eve of examination.
SSC CAPF SI and CISF ASI final results 2012 have been declared. With the announcement of the CAPF Sub Inspector (male and female) and CISF Assistant Sub Inspector (male and female) result the candidates wait is finally over.
Chennai, Jan 30 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday inaugurated the Rs.3,375 crore Kattupalli Port and shipyard and a Rs.100 crore cement plant in Karur district.
The candidates who have applied for NIFT 2013 may be looking for NIFT 2013 Admit Card Download in order to appear for the Paper Based Test (PBT) to be conducted by NIFT on 10th February 2013.
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) With the exchange of offers made on goods, the next stage in the
Wellington, Jan 24(ANI): There was a big audience for tennis great Andre Agassi when hundreds of fans showed up to meet him in Auckland on Thursday.
Islamabad, Jan 23 (IANS) Pakistan is facing "a danger that in some parts of the country the election is going to be tainted to the point at which it is constitutionally invalid", warned a daily that called the country's political culture "monstrously corrupt".
Sydney, Jan 11 (ANI): The dream of wearing 'smartwatches' that have promised to deliver phone calls, messages, alerts and even Twitter updates directly to your arm, has finally become a reality.
London, Jan 8 (IANS) A revolutionary tablet as thin and flexible as paper that can be twisted or dropped without suffering damage is set to be showcased soon in American city of Las Vegas.
SSC Junior Translator CSOLS result 2012 has been declared. Previously the examinations for these posts were held on 18th November 2012. With the announcement of the results the candidates wait is finally over.
Mumbai, Jan 1 (IANS) In a last minute race to keep its own deadline, the Maharashtra government has named the members of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) and its terms of reference to probe the multi-crore rupee irrigation department scam, an official said Tuesday.
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The tourism sector should aim at a substantially higher growth rate of at least 12 percent during the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) to cushion against any shortfall in other sectors. It should also adopt a "pro-poor" policy so that the benefits trickle down to the grassroots, a White Paper released by the government
New Delhi, Dec. 26 (ANI): Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Wednesday said that the country should aim for an 8 percent average economic growth over the next five years, during 2012 to 2017.
London, Dec 26 (IANS) The head of the Roman Catholic Church in Britain has described the government's plans for gay marriage as undemocratic and a "shambles".
Moscow, Dec 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Chechen authorities have shut down a local newspaper after its editor-in-chief asked Russian President Vladimir Putin a question, although they maintain it was not censorship.
Nagpur, Dec 17 (IANS) Blinking first, the Maharashtra government Monday agreed to set up a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the allegations of corruption in the state irrigation department.
Nagpur, Dec 13 (IANS) Maharashtra's "paper" politics on the alleged irrigation department scandal continued Thursday as two more documents claiming to reveal the truth were presented here.
Nagpur, Dec 11 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were detained Tuesday evening and later released after they blockaded the Maharashtra assembly in Nagpur over the alleged irrigation scam, FDI in retail and price rise.
Nagpur, Dec 10 (IANS) Signalling a stormy start to the winter session of the Maharashtra assembly, the opposition took out a silent black flag procession to the legislature here Monday morning.
While there has been a flurry of visits to India by high-powered Australian trade delegations and politicians, observers are baffled by the slow pace at which the bilateral ties are growing.
Mumbai, Dec.7 (ANI): Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar on Friday said that he would take on the opposition BJP on any charges levelled against him, including his link to the over Rs.70,000 crore irrigation scam in the state.
Kolkata, Dec. 7 (ANI): In a move to bring down the operating costs of airlines, Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Friday urged all states to reduce taxes on aviation turbine fuel.
New Delhi/Mumbai, Dec.7 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday criticized the Maharashtra Government's move to re-induct tainted Ajit Pawar as the state's Deputy Chief Minister.
New Delhi, Dec 7 (ANI): Asserting that Ajit Pawar's return to the Maharashtra Cabinet has raised questions on Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's credibility, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday demanded that a CBI inquiry with court monitoring should be initiated against the senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader in connection with the irrigation scam.
Mumbai, Dec 7 (ANI): Senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar, who rejoined the Maharashtra Cabinet as Deputy Chief Minister on Friday, lashed out at the opposition for demanding a Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe against him.
Mumbai, Dec 7 (ANI): Ajit Pawar took oath as deputy Chief Minister on Friday after the Maharashtra Government cleared his name in connection with the over Rs.70,000 crore state irrigation scam.
Mumbai, Dec 7 (ANI): Ajit Pawar took oath as deputy Chief Minister on Friday after the Maharashtra Government his name was cleared in connection with the over Rs.70,000 crore state irrigation scam.
Guwahati, Dec 3 (IANS) Listing the steps his government have taken to curb infiltration from Bangladesh, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Monday asserted he had raised the issue with the neighbouring country's leaders during his visit to Dhaka last year.
Roha (Maharashtra), Dec.2 (ANI): Anti-graft activist turned politician Arvind Kejriwal launched the Maharashtra chapter of his newly formed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) at a rally here in Raigad district.
Beijing, Nov 30 (IANS) Paper wrappers used over ice-cream cones made by a Chinese chain have been found to contain excessive levels of fluorescent agents and bleaching chemicals that can cause cancer.
Sydney, Nov. 26 (ANI): Australian universities have dumped former favourite the USA, and decided that China is the best place for student and staff exchange and collaborative research.
Mumbai, Nov.22 (ANI): The Bombay High Court was informed by the Maharashtra Government on Thursday that it would come out with a White Paper on the alleged multi-crore irrigation scam within three weeks.
Washington, November 15 (ANI): A team of mechanical engineering and materials scientists from Rice University and MIT has created special nanomaterials that were able to stop bullets in the lab.
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Movie merchandising in the country is being taken forward with the launch of "Jab Tak Hai Jaan" (JTHJ) stationery by Yash Raj Films (YRF) in association with Nightingale Paper Products.
New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): With Arvind Kejriwal targetting the issue of black money and claiming to have a list of 700 Indians who have accounts in HSBC's branch in Geneva, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Friday asked Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to come forth with a befitting reply to all the charges levelled by the India Against Corruption (IAC) chief.
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) The agreement between Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and India's public broadcaster Prasar Bharati will help the signatories share content by utilising Doordarshan and ABC's extensive networks, Australia's Minister for Arts and Regional Development Simon Crean said here Thursday.
New Delhi, Nov.8 (ANI): The signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and India's Public Broadcaster, Prasar Bharati, will help to build a much stronger people-to-people and media partnership between our two countries', said Australian Minister for the Arts and Regional Development Simon Crean following a meeting today with Jawhar Sircar, the CEO of Prasar Bharati.
Sydney, Nov. 4 (ANI): Australian Education Minister Peter Garrett has said no child should be denied the chance to learn an Asian language as the importance of the region increases over the next century.
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) JK Paper is eyeing consolidation of its position in the copier paper business by clocking a market share of 34 percent by the end of next fiscal, a top company executive said Friday.
Washington, November 1 (ANI): In the near future, you may be able to fold up your iPad and put it in your pocket, thanks to a new research by the University of Cincinnati.
London, October 28 (ANI): U.S. scientists have developed a new blood test for pregnant women that can detect unborn children with Down's syndrome without the risk of miscarriage.
Washington, October 27 (ANI): Normally, a very pale asteroid would reflect sunlight and over time this bouncing of photons off its surface could create enough of a force to push the asteroid off its course, but since they are made of dark rock, the researchers have proposed using a large space based paintball gun to coat it with white paint.
Guwahati, Oct.20 (ANI): The Government of Assam on Saturday released a White Paper on immigration from neighbouring Bangladesh, and promised that steps would be taken to update the National Registrar of Citizen (NRC).
Guwahati, Oct 20 (IANS) The Assam government Saturday released the much-hyped White Paper on the illegal iens' issue and claimed that the influx has declined since 1991.
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) Friday demanded a white paper on 21 years of economic reforms in India before further reforms are unleashed.
Kolkata, Oct 12 (IANS) Goddess Durga is all set to transcend on earth to wipe out evil and this time the deity will sport the traditional 'taana chokh' (wide godly eyes), signifying a return to the roots as potters in Kumartuli in northern Kolkata give finishing touches to the idols.
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): The CII National Committee on Marketing released a White Paper on "Self-Regulation in Advertising in India- A critical Evaluation" on Monday.
Mumbai, Sept 29 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said the resignation of his deputy, Ajit Pawar, would have no impact in the Congress-NCP alliance in the state.
Mumbai, Sep 29 (ANI): Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan on Saturday accepted the resignation of Ajit Pawar as the state's deputy chief minister.
Mumbai, Sep 28 (ANI): The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Friday accepted the resignation of Ajit Pawar from the post of Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra.
Washington, September 27 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have examined parallels between e-Paper technology - the technology behind sunlight-readable devices like the Kindle - and biological organisms that change colour.
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar Tuesday resigned from the cabinet following allegations of involvement in an irrigation scam when he was water resources minister and said he was prepared for a CBI probe into the case.
London, September 24 (ANI): A simple blood test could help save the lives of millions of victims who are struck down without warning by heart disease.
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Once best kept for wearing at home, to the bathroom and, at most, till the roadside shop, the humble rubber slippers, or flip-flops, are now making a splash everywhere with their colourful, bejewelled and trendy avatars.
Guwahati, Sep 20 (IANS) The Congress government in Assam Thursday decided to publish a white paper Oct 7 on the steps taken by it to implement the 1985 Assam Accord.
London, September 7 (ANI): The habit of reading is declining among today's children as they spend more time on internet, video games and television, according to a survey.
SSC Special Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (LDCE) result has been declared on 5 September 2012.
Malappuram (Kerala), Aug 14 (IANS) All arrangements are in place for what is billed as the country's biggest prayer congregation in the month of Ramadan to be held Wednesday at Swalath Nagar here.
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New Delhi, Aug 10 (ANI): With yoga guru Baba Ramdev training guns at the UPA on the second day of his agitation at the Ramlila Maidan here, Congress Party on Friday reiterated that the ruling government is committed to bring back black money stashed in safe havens abroad.
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Japan has expressed concern over China's expansionary maritime strategies, and has called for increasing surveillance and defense capabilities around remote islands in contested waters.
Beijing, July 20 (IANS) Around 63,500 people in China - with an average age of 41 - have individual assets worth more than 100 million yuan (around $16 million), a report said Friday.
Guwahati, July 4 (IANS) Guwahati police have arrested two top leaders of a militant outfit of the Dimasa community from the city, police said Wednesday.
London, June 28 (ANI): Scientists have designed a robotic hand that beats people at 'Scissors, Paper, Stone' every single time.
Film: 'Paper Dhoni'; Cast: Naveen Krishna, Shanthala, Avinash, Satya Prakash, Sathyajith, Adhi Lokesh and others; Producer: Janardhan; Director: R.K. Nayak; Composer: Sri Suman; Camera: Jai Anand; Rating: *
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Wednesday service tax collections surged by 40 percent in the first two months of the current financial year and he was hopeful that the overall mop up during the entire fiscal would exceed the budgetary target of Rs.124,000 crore.
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Actress Tatum O'Neal, who has been addicted to drugs since long, has revealed that she will be starting a new chapter of her life without her dad Ryan.
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) A top realty developers' association Tuesday castigated the central government for targeting it as one of the prime investment destinations for those with black money.
London, May 28 (ANI): KFC's trademark buckets of chicken and other paper products purchased and tested from restaurants in Indonesia, the U.K. and China have revealed the composition of Indonesia's rainforests, according to Greenpeace International.
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Diversified conglomerate ITC Friday posted a 26 percent rise in net profit at Rs.1,614 crore for the quarter ended March 31 against Rs.1,281.5 crore during the like period of the previous financial year.
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday termed the Manmohan Singh-led Government at the Centre to be the most ineffective, corrupt and indifferent government, and said that the people of the country were now eyeing upon the main opposition party for some respite.
Melbourne, May 23 (ANI): Australian cricketer Glenn McGrath's wife Sara Loenardi pleaded guilty to low level drink driving after she blew 0.071 - that was above the permissible limit of 0.05 - during a random breath test on April 26 as she drove home to Cronulla from Bondi.
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The CPI-M Tuesday accused the government of insincerity on unearthing black money stashed by rich Indians in foreign banks.
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday hit out at the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre over the delay in tabling a CAG report on allocation of coal blocks.
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh on Monday poked fun at the White Paper on black money tabled by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in the Lok Sabha, saying it is like a 'bikini' as it hides the essentials and exposes only the non-essentials.
In order to check criticism of United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government over Black Money stashed in foreign banks, government today tabled much-awaited White paper on black money but it disappointed the opposition as the name was still undisclosed..................
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday expressed disappointment with the 'White Paper' on black money tabled by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in Parliament, saying it did not include crucial information such as names of individuals and action taken in retrieving the funds stashed in foreign banks.
New Delhi. May 21 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday tabled the much-awaited 'White Paper' on black money in the Lok Sabha, which provides information on black money stashed in safe havens abroad.
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherje is likely to present a White Paper on black money in Parliament today, as promised to the House during a debate on the Finance Bill last week.
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Present day computer touchscreens, which are nearly ubiquitous on laptops, tablets and smartphones, are often made of glass or plastic that is heavy, inflexible and even breakable.
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The body of a 33-year-old videographer was found hanging from a ceiling fan at his home in west Delhi's Kirti Nagar Thursday morning, police said, adding he was depressed over his poor financial condition, they said.
Beijing, May 10 (IANS) A Chinese newspaper has dedicated two pages to naming and shaming 192 civil servants and others who are still being paid despite not working in their posts for some time.
London, May 4 (ANI): A UK woman has a new 161-word name after changing it by Deed Poll.
Washington, May 4 (ANI): How about a doorknob that knows whether to lock or unlock based on how it is grasped, a smartphone that silences itself if the user holds a finger to her lips and a chair that adjusts room lighting based on recognizing if a user is reclining or leaning forward?
Amritsar, May 3 (ANI): In a breakthrough in Indo-Pak trade, the first consignment of 10 MT newsprint was sent from Amritsar to Pakistan through the Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Wagah on Thursday.
Amritsar, May 3 (IANS) This is one fine print of a high in India-Pakistan ties. A consignment of 10 tonnes of newsprint from India was Thursday sent to Pakistan via the Attari-Wagah land border, and could actually help reduce the price of newspapers there.
Amritsar, May 3 (ANI): In a breakthrough development for trade between India and Pakistan, the first consignment of 10 metric ton of Indian newsprint entered Pakistan on Thursday through the Attari-Wagah Integrated Check Post (ICP).
Los Angeles, May 3 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise is set to star and produce the remake of 2004 vampire movie "Van Helsing".
Toronto, May 1 (IANS) Researchers have developed a rapid test using a simple paper strip that can detect E. coli in swimming pools within minutes.