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Artists display sketches of Bengal famine, bygone era

June 11, 2014 at 4:39 PM

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) In an exhibition titled "Three Masters", three master artists have showcased their works highlighting the tragic Bengal famine (1943), rural and pastoral Bengal and political turbulence of the bygone era.

Instant oatmeal in breakfast manages hunger better

June 11, 2014 at 12:48 PM

New York, June 11 (IANS) Love ready-to-eat oat cereal in breakfast but do not get that feeling of "fullness"? Switch to instant oatmeal.

Eight de-mining personnel killed in eastern Afghanistan

June 10, 2014 at 10:16 PM

Kabul, June 10 (IANS) Eight Afghan de-mining pesonnel were killed in a Taliban attack in the eastern province of Logar Tuesday, the presidential palace said.

SAINCA to be a satellite World Cycling Centre

June 7, 2014 at 4:43 PM

The SAI National Cycling Academy (SAINCA) at t is all set to turn into an international outfit, the first for any sport in India, by September this year. The academy was inaugurated at the IG Sports Complex Velodrome early this March.

Drugs, sex and corruption in Philippines' largest prison

June 7, 2014 at 1:07 PM

Manila, June 7 (IANS/EFE) Drugs, sex, internet and even electric mopeds are few of the luxuries enjoyed by some of the prisoners in exchange for bribes in Bilibid, the biggest prison in Philippines, a scandal in which the director of the prison and 12 guards have been implicated.

CIA joins Facebook, Twitter

June 7, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Washington, June 7 (IANS) The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), one of the top intelligence-gathering agencies of the US government, has sent out its first tweet on its official Twitter page.

Centre to ensure real integration of northeast: Javadekar

June 6, 2014 at 6:34 PM

New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The central government will ensure real integration of the northeast region and engage in constant dialogue with the region, union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said Friday.

Jamaican pacers spark Kiwi batting collapse

June 4, 2014 at 5:38 PM

Trelawny (Jamaica), June 4 (IANS/CMC) The Jamaican pace trio tore their way through New Zealand's second innings to send them tumbling in a spectacular late afternoon batting collapse here on the second day of their three-day practice game.

Centre urged for proactive agenda on environment

June 4, 2014 at 5:06 PM

New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) On the eve of World Environment Day, an environmental think tank Wednesday presented its action plan and urged the central government to initiate proactive and positive agenda for environmental change.

Technology can rescue da Vinci's vanishing portrait

June 4, 2014 at 11:38 AM

London, June 4 (IANS) A new nondestructive technology to gauge degradation of ancient paper art can save a famous self-portrait of Leonardo da Vinci that is fading fast.

Johnson, Carter lift HPC to challenging total

June 3, 2014 at 11:21 AM

Bridgetown (Barbados), June 3 (IANS/CMC) Half-centuries from left-handers Leon Johnson and Jonathan Carter helped West Indies High Performance Centre (HPC) to a challenging total on the opening day of their second four-day Test match against Bangladesh A here.

Centre to intervene on UP governor's report: Kalraj

June 2, 2014 at 2:16 PM

Lucknow, June 2 (IANS) Describing the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh as "very grave" where women were not safe even in their homes, union MSME Minister Kalraj Mishra Monday said the central government would step in if UP Governor B.L. Joshi sends a report on the situation in the state.

Diesel price hike disappoints people: Jayalalithaa

June 1, 2014 at 2:19 PM

Chennai, June 1 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday said people who expected progress with the change of government at the Centre are disappointed after the 50 paise hike in diesel prices.

Soulful sitar recitals at capital music fest

May 31, 2014 at 2:51 PM

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) An annual two-day music festival will begin here Monday to keep alive the soulful melody of the sitar.

Why most health apps don't live long

May 31, 2014 at 2:27 PM

London, May 31 (IANS) Even as people lap up mobile applications for stress management and healthy eating, making these have long-term effect has been a challenge as their appeal tends to be short-lived.

43 injured in China quake

May 30, 2014 at 10:35 PM

Beijing, May 30 (IANS) A 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted a county in China's Yunnan province Friday, injuring 43 people and forcing the evacuation of 35,000 people.

First continent on earth formed like Iceland

May 30, 2014 at 2:19 PM

Toronto, May 30 (IANS) The timing and mode of continental crust formation is a controversial topic but geochemical analysis of a newly discovered rock unit from Canada has shown that the first continent on earth may have formed in a way modern-day Iceland came into existence.

Syria has suffered $143.8-bn economic loss due to civil war: UN

May 29, 2014 at 4:51 PM

United Nations, May 29 (IANS/WAM) Syria has suffered $143.8 billion in economic losses due to the continuing civil war in the country, according to a new UN report.

BAI gets a big pat from world badminton body

May 29, 2014 at 4:43 PM

New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) is pleased and satisfied with the professional manner in which India hosted its first Thomas and Uber Cups at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here May 18-25.

Cats do eat more in winter

May 29, 2014 at 11:47 AM

London, May 29 (IANS) Know why your kitten asks for more food as the mercury drops and chill settles in? They too, like humans, need comfort food in the winter.

BWF president pleased with growth of Indian badminton

May 28, 2014 at 10:35 PM

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Badminton World Federation (BWF) president Poul-Erik Hoyer Wednesday said he was pleased with the growth of the sport in India and congratulated the Indian team for clinching a bronze at the recently concluded Uber Cup.

Self-help group to advocate rights of people with spinal injury

May 26, 2014 at 6:25 PM

New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Advocating and facilitating the right to rehabilitation of people with spinal cord injuries, a pan-India self-help group was launched here Monday.

Major badminton gold still eludes Lee Chong Wei

May 25, 2014 at 10:36 PM

New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) For badminton legend Lee Chong Wei, it remained a story of so near yet so far, as Japan beat Malaysia 3-2 in a tense and thrilling World Men's Team Championship to lift their maiden Thomas Cup title at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Sunday.

Japan wins its maiden Thomas Cup title

May 25, 2014 at 9:25 PM

New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Japanese badminton team won their first ever World Men's Team Championship to lift the Thomas Cup at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Sunday.

China drub Japan, take 13th Uber Cup title

May 24, 2014 at 8:28 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Chinese badminton team overcame Japan 3-1 to win the World Women's Team Championship and lift the Uber Cup for the 13th time at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Saturday.

China clinch 13th Uber Cup title

May 24, 2014 at 7:16 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Chinese badminton team beat Japan 3-1 to win the World Women's Team Championship and lift the Uber Cup at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Saturday.

Saina, Sindhu have been fantastic: Gopichand

May 24, 2014 at 7:09 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand praised the performances of Saina Nehwal, P.V. Sindhu, Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa for their bronze medal performance in the Uber Cup being held at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here.

Saina, Sindhu likely to miss Japan Open

May 24, 2014 at 4:28 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The tough and energy sapping Uber Cup campaign will probably force Indian badminton sensations Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu to miss the $250,000 Japan Open Super Series to be held in Tokyo from June 10-15.

Drug screening reveals new anti-cancer compound

May 24, 2014 at 3:56 PM

London, May 24 (IANS) Using an accelerated drug screening process, researchers have discovered a previously unknown molecule that kills cancer cells.

Thomas Cup: Japan oust defending champs China, enter final

May 23, 2014 at 11:00 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Japanese shuttlers created history when they ousted nine-time and defending champions China from the semi-final of the World Men's Team Championship for the Thomas Cup at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Friday.

Saina, Sindhu give India 2-0 lead in Uber Cup

May 23, 2014 at 9:16 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu won the first two singles to give India a crucial 2-0 lead in the Uber Cup semi-final being held at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Friday.

Uber Cup: Saina gives India 1-0 lead

May 23, 2014 at 7:48 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Saina Nehwal earned a clinical straight games win over Minatsu Mitani to help India take a 1-0 lead over Japan in the Uber Cup badminton semi-final at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Friday.

Second draft of Myanmar peace pact made

May 23, 2014 at 6:28 PM

Yangon, May 23 (IANS) Peace negotiators of the Myanmar government and ethnic armed groups worked out their second draft of the nationwide ceasefire agreement here Friday.

Japan ousts Thomas Cup defending champions China

May 23, 2014 at 6:12 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The Japan's men shuttlers created history here Friday when they ousted nine-time and defending champions China from the Thomas Cup badminton semi-final at the Siri Fort Sports Complex.

World No.1 Lee Chong Wei does a bhangra with Indian shuttlers

May 23, 2014 at 3:09 PM

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) India's women shuttlers celebrated their historic Uber Cup bronze medal winning performance by dancing on bhangra beats and also made sure that World No.1 Lee Chong Wei joined the act.

India ensure maiden Uber Cup bronze (Roundup)

May 22, 2014 at 11:03 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Saina Nehwal-led Indian women's badminton team created history Thursday by ensuring their first ever bronze medal finish at the World Women's Team Championship for the Uber Cup being played at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here.

Saina, Sindhu give India 2-0 lead over Indonesia

May 22, 2014 at 8:55 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Indian badminton's sensations Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu won their respective singles matches to give India a 2-0 lead in the Uber Cup quarter-final against Indonesia at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Thursday.

Uber Cup: Saina gives India 1-0 lead over Indonesia

May 22, 2014 at 7:11 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Saina Nehwal won the first singles to give India a 1-0 lead in the Uber Cup quarter-final against Indonesia at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Thursday.

Thomas Cup: A new dawn for French badminton

May 22, 2014 at 6:55 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) It was a new beginning in the history of French badminton when their men's team qualified for the Thomas Cup quarter-finals in their debut appearance.

Students offered free entry at Thomas, Uber Cup ties

May 21, 2014 at 3:07 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Students will now be able to watch their favourite badminton stars - Saina Nehwal, Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan - for free at the ongoing Thomas and Uber Cups at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here.

Saina, Sindhu lead India to top Uber Cup group (Roundup)

May 20, 2014 at 11:38 PM

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) If Indian badminton reached a new high Monday by reaching the Uber Cup quarterfinals, Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu took the host nation a notch higher by quashing a tough challenge from Thailand 3-2 to top Group C at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Tuesday.

Saina beats World Champion Ratchanok

May 20, 2014 at 8:50 PM

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) India's badminton sensation Saina Nehwal beat reigning World Champion Ratchanok Intanon in the first singles of their Uber Cup Group C clash against Thailand at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Tuesday.

Air-conditioned helmets to help soldiers beat the heat

May 20, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Washington, May 20 (IANS) Soldiers may soon get a breath of cool air, literally.

Veteran nuclear scientist N.Srinivasan dead

May 18, 2014 at 10:58 PM

Chennai, May 18 (IANS) N.Srinivasan, one of the pioneers of the Indian atomic energy programme and the first project director of Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), passed away here Sunday due to cardiac arrest, the IGCAR said. He was 84.

Have cordial relations with Centre, BJP's Babul Supriyo urges Mamata

May 18, 2014 at 7:54 PM

Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) Bollywood singer and BJP's MP-elect Babul Supriyo Sunday urged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to maintain a cordial relationship with the central government for the sake of the people of her state.

India lose Thomas Cup opener 1-4 to Malaysia

May 18, 2014 at 7:14 PM

New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) India dismally lost their Thomas Cup opener 1-4 to Malaysia Sunday on the first day of the prestigious badmintion tournament being held here for the first time.

India lose opening Thomas Cup tie to Malaysia

May 18, 2014 at 5:06 PM

New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) India lost the first three matches to hand their opening Thomas Cup badminton tie against Malaysia 0-3 at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Sunday.

SC declines Centre's plea on revisiting order on black money

May 16, 2014 at 5:46 PM

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court (SC) Friday declined to entertain the Centre's plea seeking recall of its order for setting up of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the stashing away of black money in foreign banks and bringing it back to India.

Obama opens 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York

May 15, 2014 at 11:38 PM

Washington, May 15 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Thursday dedicated a Ground Zero museum commemorating the Sep 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the site of the collapsed World Trade Towers in New York, a media report said.

India Islamic centre condemns Boko Haram terror activities

May 15, 2014 at 7:38 PM

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The India Islamic Cultural Centre (IICC) Thursday "strongly condemned the terror activities" of Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram which has been holding more than 200 schoolgirls hostage for over a month.

Mercedes launches SUV ML 63 AMG at Rs.1.5 crore

May 15, 2014 at 3:14 PM

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India Thursday launched its high-performance sports utility vehicle (SUV) ML 63 AMG priced at Rs.1.49 crore (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Handling pressure will be key: Saina

May 14, 2014 at 5:46 PM

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal feels that though India have "very good chances" of reaching the knockout stage of the Uber Cup, the team which handles the pressure better will emerge winner.

Good chances of India making Uber Cup quarters: Saina

May 14, 2014 at 4:26 PM

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Top shuttler Saina Nehwal believes India have "very good chances" of reaching the quarterfinals of the Uber Cup to be held at the Siri Forts Sports Complex here May 18-25.

Shuttlers Kashyap, Saina named India captains

May 14, 2014 at 3:38 PM

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Leading shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Saina Nehwal were named captains of the Indian teams participating in the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals to be held at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here May 18-25.

Kashyap, Saina named India captains

May 14, 2014 at 3:14 PM

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Top shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Saina Nehwal were named the captains of the Indian teams participating in the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals to be held at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here May 18-25.

Jwala-Ashwini geared up to see India through to quarters

May 13, 2014 at 8:02 PM

New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The Indian women team's chances of qualifying for the knockout stage of the 2014 Thomas and Uber Cup would depend as much on the prowess of Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu as on Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa's ability to pull off their doubles match.

Rajasthan Royals set 149-run target for Super Kings

May 13, 2014 at 5:54 PM

Ranchi, May 13 (IANS) A captain's knock of 51 by Shane Watson took Rajasthan Royals to 148 for eight in 20 overs against Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the JSCA International Stadium Complex here Tuesday.

Even neighbour's foreclosed property can give you BP

May 13, 2014 at 11:22 AM

New York, May 13 (IANS) Are you living next to a property that is caught in legal tangles? Go get your blood pressure checked as living near foreclosed property may increase your risk of higher blood pressure, an alarming research indicates.

First Indian cultural festival to be held in Nepal

May 13, 2014 at 9:22 AM

Kathmandu, May 13 (IANS) Nepalis will get a taste of the huge cultural diversity of their neighbours at the first Indian cultural fest here from May 17.

Genes decide if medicine will work for you or not

May 12, 2014 at 6:10 PM

London, May 12 (IANS) Ever wondered why a particular medicine is effective for certain people but not for others? That is largely decided by genes, research reveals.

NASA recreates cosmic dust in lab

May 11, 2014 at 3:24 PM

Washington, May 11 (IANS) NASA scientists have for the first time reproduced tiny particles of dust that are known to accumulate around red giant stars.

Myanmar urges Asean leaders to address climate change

May 11, 2014 at 2:36 PM

Nay Pyi Taw, May 11 (IANS) Myanmar President U Thein Sein urged Asean leaders to address the impact of climate change along with other relevant issues as the 24th summit of the group began in the country Sunday.

Rwanda plans to eliminate malaria deaths by 2018

May 7, 2014 at 6:58 AM

Kigali, May 7 (IANS) The Rwandan government Tuesday launched a $329 million plan to stop malaria deaths in the country by 2018.

World's first kabaddi league launched in India

May 6, 2014 at 10:27 PM

New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Kabaddi got a major facelift Tuesday with the launch of the World Kabaddi League, a personal venture headed by Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal.

World's first kabaddi league launched in India

May 6, 2014 at 7:55 PM

New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Kabaddi is set for a major facelift with the launch Tuesday of World Kabaddi League, a venture of the Punjab government.

Allocate more gas for Bawana plant, Delhi to Centre

May 5, 2014 at 11:06 PM

New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Delhi government will ask the Centre to allocate more gas to its Bawana power plant which can help it reduce power tariff in the national capital.

Obese kids must avoid fast food to stay sharp

May 4, 2014 at 1:10 PM

New York, May 4 (IANS) Is obesity of your kid weighing down his/her academic performance? Then, persuade them to eat natural, unprocessed, raw food instead of chips, sodas and fast foods, move whenever possible, and restrict media exposure, said a study.

Super Kings score 148/3 in 17 overs against Knight Riders

May 2, 2014 at 11:34 PM

Ranchi, May 2 (IANS) Brendon McCullum's third fifty this season helped Chennai Super Kings score 148 for three against Kolkata Knight Riders after rain curtailed the Indian Premier League (IPL) match to 17-overs a side at the JSCA International Stadium Complex here Friday.

Rain delays match between Super Kings and Knight Riders

May 2, 2014 at 9:50 PM

Ranchi, May 2 (IANS) Rain delayed the start of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders at the JSCA International Stadium Complex here Friday.

SC refers plea challenging SIMI ban renewal to larger bench

May 2, 2014 at 8:22 PM

New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday referred to a larger bench a petition challenging the latest renewal of the ban on the Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI).

58 arrested in Philippines for sextortion racket

May 2, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Manila, May 2 (IANS) As many as 58 people have been arrested in Philippines over involvement in a global sextortion network, the local police and the Interpol said Friday.

Trilateral meeting on MH370 in Canberra on Sunday

May 2, 2014 at 12:54 PM

Kuala Lumpur, May 2 (IANS) Malaysia, China and Australia will held a trilateral meeting in Canberra on Sunday on issues related to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, a senior minister has said.

Somdev crashes out, Mirza-Black through to Portugal Open semis

May 2, 2014 at 12:46 AM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 2 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black progressed to the $250,000 Portugal Open women's doubles semi-finals while Somdev Devvarman was outclassed by top seed Tomas Berdych in the men's singles second round here Thursday.

Mirza-Black enter Portugal Open semis

May 1, 2014 at 9:34 PM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 1 (IANS) Top seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black progressed to the $250,000 Portugal Open women's doubles semi-finals by overcoming the Spanish-Chinese pair of Silvia Soler-Espinosa and Shuai Zhang here Thursday.

Mirza-Black progress to Portugal Open quarters

May 1, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Oeiras (Portugal), May 1 (IANS) Top seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black progressed to the Portugal Open women's doubles quarterfinals by overcoming Spanish-Chinese pairing Silvia Soler-Espinosa and Shuai Zhang here Thursday.

Storms leave 35 dead in US, thousands without power

April 30, 2014 at 10:06 AM

Washington, April 30 (IANS) As severe storms swept across South and Central America, at least 35 people were left dead and tens of thousands remained without power even as forecasters downgraded the threat to the eastern half of US.

Killer tornadoes in US leave 20 dead

April 29, 2014 at 10:30 AM

Washington, April 29 (IANS) A new round of twister tornadoes ripped through South US killing five people in Mississippi and Alabama a day after another storm left a trail of destruction in Arkansas.

120 dancers to perform on International Dance Day in Delhi

April 28, 2014 at 8:06 PM

New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) At least 120 dancers from India and abroad will perform classical and contemporary dances here Tuesday to celebrate the International Dance Day and make people aware about various dance forms, organisers said.

MH370 search area being widened, says Australian PM

April 28, 2014 at 5:50 PM

Canberra, April 28 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday that the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 entered a new phase after 52 days of searching failed to find any sign of the plane wreckage.

Pune host Dempo in their last I-League clash

April 27, 2014 at 4:54 PM

Pune, April 27 (IANS) Pune FC will be eager to end their campaign on a high when they host Dempo SC in an I-League Round 26 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex here Monday.

Bluefin to search adjacent areas to focused underwater area: JACC

April 27, 2014 at 11:26 AM

Perth, April 27 (IANS) The planned air and surface search for the missing Malaysia Airline flight MH370 has been suspended for Sunday due to deteriorating weather conditions in the search area, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said.

British helicopter crashes in Afghanistan, 5 killed

April 26, 2014 at 9:26 PM

London, April 26 (IANS) A British helicopter crashed Saturday in southern Afghanistan, the British Ministry of Defence (MoD) said.

Odisha towns sizzle as mercury rises to 43 degrees

April 25, 2014 at 9:50 PM

Bhubaneswar, April 25 (IANS) Two towns in Odisha recorded maximum temperatures of 43 degrees Celsius Friday, as the heat condition further intensified in the state, an official said.

Two Odisha towns sizzle at 43 degrees

April 25, 2014 at 9:26 PM

Bhubaneswar, April 25 (IANS) Two towns in Odisha recorded maximum temperatures of 43 degrees Celsius Friday, as the heat condition further intensified in the state, an official said.

Gunman attacks military helicopter in Ukraine

April 25, 2014 at 6:54 PM

Kiev, April 25 (IANS) A sniper fired a single shot into the fuel tank of a helicopter in eastern Ukraine, causing a massive explosion and severely injuring the commander, authorities said Friday.

Bhubaneswar hottest in Odisha at 42.8 degrees

April 24, 2014 at 9:11 PM

Bhubaneswar, April 24 (IANS) The capital city of Bhubaneswar recorded a maximum temperature of 42.8 degrees Celsius Thursday, the day's highest in Odisha, an official said.

Life is like that: An Caricatures by Edua Szucs organized

April 23, 2014 at 12:13 PM

The Hungarian Information and Cultural Centre organised organizing a graphics exhibition titled LIFE IS LIKE THAT, caricatures by Édua Sz?cs from Hungary who is an eminent graphic artist, cartoonist and illustrator.

80 percent of underwater search for missing jet completed

April 22, 2014 at 2:33 PM

Canberra, April 22 (IANS) The Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) has completed 80 percent of the planned underwater search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 with no signs so far of the jet, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said Tuesday.

'No direct evidence of link between mobile radiation and cancer'

April 21, 2014 at 9:37 PM

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The preponderance of evidence shows that there is no link between cell phone radiation and cancer, said oncologist and renowned author Siddhartha Mukherjee.

Pune FC determined to end AFC Cup campaign on a high

April 21, 2014 at 6:57 PM

Pune, April 21 (IANS) Pune FC will be playing for pride and eager to finish their first-ever continental campaign on a high when they host Hong Kong's Kitchee SC in a final round Group H encounter of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup at the Shree Shiv Chhattrapati Sports Complex here Tuesday.

'No direct evidence of link between mobile radiation and cancer'

April 21, 2014 at 6:41 PM

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The preponderance of evidence shows that there is no link between cell phone radiation and cancer, said oncologist and renowned author Siddhartha Mukherjee.

Shape up for summer season

April 19, 2014 at 4:24 PM

Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) What better than beating the summer heat in a pair of comfortable shorts and a sleeveless top? But not without having a fit frame, and to achieve that, make sure you eat right and exercise even better, suggests an expert.

Tiny robots to help you perform daily chores

April 18, 2014 at 3:52 PM

London, April 18 (IANS) Soon, tiny robots would be performing tasks such as measuring pollution, extinguishing fire and delivering medicines into the body in a non-invasive way.

Potentially habitable Earth-sized planet discovered

April 18, 2014 at 12:56 AM

Washington, April 18 (IANS) Astronomers said Thursday they have found a planet roughly Earth's size that may have liquid water on its surface and thus, theoretically, be habitable.

Jamaican high jumper receives one year ban

April 17, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Kingston (Jamaica), April 17 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican high jumper Damar Robinson has been banned for a year after testing positive for an illegal substance.

Ancient meteors reveal Red Planet's early atmosphere

April 17, 2014 at 12:33 PM

Washington, April 17 (IANS) In a bid to know whether life exists, or has ever existed, on Mars and and how water flowed there in the past, geologists have successfully analysed 40 meteorites that fell to earth from Mars.

Indian attitudes don't change: Whitening products continue to sell

April 16, 2014 at 12:08 PM

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Matrimonial advertisements for "fair girls" or commercials of beauty brands glamourising the light skin show that the obsession for fair skin persists among women in India despite a majority of Indian women being of brown or dark pigment.

Infant hair reveals life inside the womb!

April 16, 2014 at 11:12 AM

New York, April 16 (IANS) Hairs can reveal a lot, from your personality to even drug abuse or hormonal changes. Now, add foetus growth in the womb to the hair list.

Search for missing Malaysian jet resumes

April 16, 2014 at 6:40 AM

Perth, April 16 (IANS) Up to 14 aircraft and 11 ships will assist in Wednesday's search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, while the autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) Bluefin 21 was again deployed Tuesday night from Ocean Shield for underwater searching, the Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said Wednesday.

An artist paints canvas using trash

April 15, 2014 at 9:36 PM

Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Thin strips of leather replicate strokes of oil paint in the canvases of artist Anita Ahuja, who has used waste products like seat belts and bottle caps to highlight the usability of such objects.