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Arvind Kejriwal government allowed 6% hike in Electricity bill: Satish Upadhyay

June 16, 2015 at 7:23 PM

housands of Delhi BJP workers led by the State President Satish Upadhyay today staged a massive demonstration at I.T.O. against the Arvind Kejriwal government for allowing 6% hike in electricity tariff and running a farce anti corruption campaign in Delhi.

Banerjee to meet PM, Sonia to seek financial package, discuss President poll

May 3, 2012 at 2:46 PM

New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday afternoon.

New method can make even muddy water safe for drinking

May 2, 2012 at 10:07 PM

Washington, May 2 (ANI): A scientist at Michigan Technological University has developed a simple, cheap way to make water safe to drink, even if it's muddy.


Ladakh is waking up to the cries of environment

May 1, 2012 at 5:06 PM

Kargil, May 1 (ANI): Its summer season and all of us are busy planning the destination that will give us some respite from the sweltering heat of the metropolitans. As the trend goes - what better than the snow covered hills and the gorgeous vistas of the beautiful Ladakh valley that offers warm hospitality at its best? Families, friends, honeymooners go there in great numbers, enjoy the scenic beauty, shop and come back: but there is more to this "been there, done that" experience.

Wind turbine produces water out of thin air

May 1, 2012 at 4:50 PM

London, May 1 (IANS) Imagine wind turbines that conjure drinking water out of thin air and how they could help developing countries overcome their water scarcity.

Over 750,000 hit by storms in China

May 1, 2012 at 2:50 PM

Beijing, May 1 (IANS) Heavy rains and hailstorms have affected over 750,000 people in a central Chinese province, officials said Tuesday.

Coca-Cola reassures product safety in China

May 1, 2012 at 8:26 AM

Beijing, May 1 (IANS) The Coca-Cola Company has reassured its product safety after completing major corrective measures undertaken at the request of a quality watchdog in a Chinese province.

Change of guard at Kudankulam N-plant

April 30, 2012 at 10:02 PM

Chennai, April 30 (IANS) A series of top level changes due to retirement at India's atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIl) has resulted in change of guard at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu, said an official.

New AEC chairman Sinha expert on n-reactor technology (Profile)

April 30, 2012 at 8:26 PM

Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Ratan Kumar Sinha, the new Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) and Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) is an internationally acknowledged expert on nuclear reactor technology.

Nupur Talwar taken into custody

April 30, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Nupur Talwar taken into custody soon after she surrendered before a Ghaziabad court in connection of the murder of her 14 yr old daughter

Nupur Talwar taken into custody

April 30, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Nupur Talwar taken into custody soon after she surrendered before a Ghaziabad court in connection of the murder of her 14 yr old daughter

Bangladesh hopeful of soon clinching Teesta water accord

April 29, 2012 at 11:06 PM

Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) Stressing that people of Bangladesh wanted the Teesta water sharing accord signed with India, Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni Sunday hoped the pact will be inked, saying the two countries were continuing discussions on the issue.

Depressed low-income mums likelier to overfeed infants

April 29, 2012 at 11:46 AM

Washington, April 29 (ANI): Researchers have found that single mothers and those with symptoms of depression are more likely to add cereal to bottles while feeding their babies, which may increase their children's risk of obesity.

UN chief asks Syria to end violence before 300 monitors arrive

April 27, 2012 at 7:54 PM

New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) UN chief Ban Ki-moon Friday discussed what he called the "alarming situation" in Syria with India and stressed that violence must end immediately before for the deployment of 300 monitors which has been sanctioned by the Security Council.

Showers lash Delhi, good weather to continue (Third Lead)

April 26, 2012 at 8:42 PM

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Heavy showers lashed Delhi Thursday, continuing the spell of good weather and making April this year an unusually pleasant month, according to the Met office. Friday could also see some thunderstorms.

Bihar's hydel project gets Central Water Commission's nod

April 26, 2012 at 3:22 PM

Patna, April 26 (IANS) Power-starved Bihar's 126 MW capacity Dagmara hydro power project in Supaul district has got clearance from the Central Water Commission (CWC), and the state government is likely to start work on it soon, officials said Thursday.

Weatherman forecasts cold week for Kashmir

April 26, 2012 at 2:09 PM

Srinagar, April 26 (IANS) The cold weather would continue for at least another week across the Kashmir Valley, said the weather office here Thursday.

An 'untouchable' sarpanch, she touches many lives (Feature) (With Image)

April 26, 2012 at 11:05 AM

Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) She was born into a community once considered untouchable in the Indian caste hierarchy and was married off at the age of nine. But 55-year-old Babai Sathe, now a village head, has touched the lives of hundreds of people in Maharashtra.

Asteroids hit earth more frequently than thought

April 26, 2012 at 4:33 AM

Washington, April 26 (IANS) Giant asteroids, similar or larger than the one believed to have killed the dinosaurs, hit Earth billions of years ago with more frequency than previously thought, US space agency NASA said Wednesday.

China to invest 4 trillion Yuan in water resources by 2020

April 25, 2012 at 5:20 PM

Beijing, April 25 (Xinhua-ANI): China's Minister of Water Resources Chen Lei said Wednesday that the country's investment in water resources will reach four trillion Yuan (634.8 billion U.S. dollars) by 2020.

30mn Indian school children have no access to toilets

April 25, 2012 at 1:45 PM

New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Nearly 30 million school children in the country still have no access to toilets, even as schools have made significant progress in providing the facility in recent years, a study by UNICEF's Water, Sanitation, Hygiene(WASH) programme revealed Wednesday.

Funds for building toilets to be hiked: Jairam

April 25, 2012 at 1:13 PM

New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Government is mulling increasing the allocation for constructing toilets under the total sanitation programme, from present Rs.3,500 to Rs.9,900 per toilet, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said Wednesday.

Private firm plans to mine asteroids for rare metals

April 25, 2012 at 12:24 PM

Moscow, April 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Planetary Resources Inc. will mine near-earth asteroids (NEAs) for raw materials, ranging from water to precious metals, the company said in a statement.

Colombian sex scandal calls for legalizing prostitution in U.S.

April 24, 2012 at 4:36 PM

Washington, April 24 (ANI): The Colombian prostitution scandal appears to have some positives, with sex workers in America demanding that prostitution be legalized.iring a prostitute was never outlawed in the military until 2006, when the Bush administration made changes to the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ), ABC News reports.

Beijing to see acute water shortage in 2012

April 24, 2012 at 2:37 PM

BEIJING, April 24 (Xinhua-ANI): Beijing is expected to face a water shortage of 1.3 billion cubic meters in 2012, accounting for a third of the city's annual water usage, according to local water authorities.

Beijing to face acute water shortage

April 24, 2012 at 12:28 PM

Beijing, April 24 (IANS) The Chinese capital is expected to face an acute water shortage this year, said authorities.

Afghanistan seeks Indian help in water infrastructure

April 24, 2012 at 11:48 AM

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) With long years of conflict reducing the area under irrigation, Afghanistan is looking for assistance from India and other "friendly countries" in building its water infrastructure and management, says visiting Energy and Water Minister Alhaj M. Ismail.

Heavy elements 'spark planet formation'

April 23, 2012 at 5:41 PM

Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): Usually, planets form in star systems with comparatively high concentrations of elements heavier than hydrogen and helium, a new study has suggested.

Energy-starved Pakistan may turn to India for help

April 22, 2012 at 9:51 PM

Islamabad, Apr 22 (ANI): After Iran, energy-starved Pakistan is now looking towards India with hope to import 500 megawatts (MW) from that country, said Qazi Imtiaz Ahmed, the Federal Water and Power Secretary.

Siachen avalanche took less than 5 seconds: WAPDA

April 22, 2012 at 9:50 PM

Siachen, April 22 (ANI): It took the avalanche less than five seconds to wreak havoc on the unfortunate soldiers posted at Gayari, said hydrological experts of the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), the Express Tribune reported on Saturday.

Vast groundwater reserves detected in Sahara

April 22, 2012 at 4:12 PM

London, April 22 (IANS) Researchers have found vast groundwater reserves in the Sahara, one of the driest places on earth, that could help buffer climate change effects for years.

Flood kills 7 in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan Province

April 22, 2012 at 1:25 PM

Puk-e-Khumri (Afghanistan), April 22 (Xinhua-ANI): Heavy rains and floods have claimed the lives of at least seven people and destroyed dozens of houses in Baghlan province, 160 km north of Kabul over the past two days, a local official said Sunday.

Only 48 percent of Pak citizens have access to safe sanitation: WHO

April 21, 2012 at 12:45 PM

Karachi, Apr 21(ANI): Only 48 percent of population has access to safe sanitation in Pakistan, making it one of the of 57 countries currently most off-track to meet its sanitation Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target to halve the proportion of people without access to adequate sanitation, a UN agency report has said.

Plane with 127 on board crashes in Pakistan

April 20, 2012 at 10:45 PM

Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) A passenger plane carrying 127 people crashed into a residential area and burst into flames as it was approaching Pakistan's Islamabad airport Friday evening. There were no reports of survivors.

Allow compensation for erosion, Gogoi asks PM

April 20, 2012 at 9:49 PM

Guwahati, April 20 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Friday appealed to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to include erosion in the list of calamities admissible for assistance so that affected families may also get financial assistance like victims of other natural calamities.

Government seeks asset valuer to sell Tyre Corporation of India

April 20, 2012 at 8:37 PM

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The government Friday fast-tracked the sale of sick public sector undertaking Tyre Corporation of India (TCIL) saying it intends to appoint an asset valuer for the disinvestment in the company.

Polar explorer launches environmental awareness programme

April 20, 2012 at 6:13 PM

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Renowned environmentalist and polar explorer Robert Swan launched the fourth phase of Project SEARCH, an environmental sustainability awareness programme, here Friday.

Uranium not responsible for dying fish, says Meghalaya

April 20, 2012 at 4:45 PM

Shillong, April 20 (IANS) The Meghalaya government Friday denied a report that fish in the state's Ranikor river had died due to exploratory drilling for uranium ore and said the water had turned toxic from substances used by local people to catch fish.

NASA brings 'earthrise' to everyone

April 20, 2012 at 4:37 PM

Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): NASA has recreated a breathtaking view of what it might have looked like from Moon's viewpoint back in 1968 when Apollo 8 astronauts captured the first photographs of the Earth rising over the Moon.

NATO trucks caused Rs.100 bn damage to roads: Pakistan

April 20, 2012 at 11:41 AM

Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) Heavy NATO containers, trundling through Pakistan to Afghanistan, caused Rs.100 billion worth of damage to the country's roads, said a minister.

Appoint chairman for Cauvery panel: Jayalalithaa

April 19, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Chennai, April 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to appoint a new chairman for Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal following the resignation of Justice N.P. Singh.

Physical activities may help keep Alzheimer's at bay

April 19, 2012 at 1:25 PM

Washington, April 19 (ANI): Daily physical activity may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline, even in people over the age of 80, a new study has suggested.

Agni-V: Nato denies India's missile program a threat; PM praises scientists

April 19, 2012 at 11:31 AM

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), an intergovernmental military alliance of 28 countries does not consider India as a missile threat despite the country's advanced missile development programme, as NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said..................

Beat the summer - sleep well, eat well for glowing skin

April 18, 2012 at 12:37 PM

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The summer may have been delayed in large parts of the country but is here finally and so are skin problems such as acne, rashes, sunburn and tanning. But all it takes to deal with them is a little hygiene, good sleep, lots of water and a healthy diet plan, say experts.

Theron donates dresses to charity

April 17, 2012 at 2:55 AM

London, April 17 (IANS) Actress Charlize Theron is auctioning off dresses from her closet to raise money for her charity fighting AIDS in Africa.

Now, military robots that climb stairs and do push ups

April 16, 2012 at 3:47 PM

London, Apr 16 (ANI): The walking two-legged PETMAN military-crafted humanoid robot has now been advanced to do push ups and climb stairs, and quite possibly faster than many Americans can, while certainly not expressing their fatigue.

New genes that shape brain size, intelligence uncovered

April 16, 2012 at 2:59 PM

London, Apr 16 (ANI): Researches have identified new genes that may explain individual differences in brain size and intelligence.

Heavy rains lash China

April 15, 2012 at 6:59 PM

Beijing, April 15 (IANS) Heavy rains will continue to lash southern China over the next three days, the National Meteorological Centre said Sunday.

Gulmarg shivers at minus two degrees Celsius

April 14, 2012 at 10:51 AM

Srinagar, April 14 (IANS) With the minimum temperature falling six degrees below normal, north Kashmir's ski resort town of Gulmarg Saturday shivered at minus 2.3 degrees Celsius. Incessant rains and thundershowers affected normal life across the Valley, an official here said.

Rapid climate change putting Asia's rice production at risk

April 13, 2012 at 1:07 PM

Washington, April 13 (ANI): Rapid climate change and its potential to intensify droughts and floods could threaten Asia's rice production and pose a significant threat to millions of people across the region, leading climate specialists and agricultural scientists have warned.

Russian firm to operate two oil fields in Venezuela

April 13, 2012 at 10:11 AM

Caracas, April 13 (IANS/EFE) Russia's Gazprombak Latin America Ventures will operate two oil fields in northwestern Venezuela in a joint venture with Corporacion Venezolana del Petroleo, or CVP, the government said.

'Decline in water table is a matter of serious concern, says Manmohan Singh

April 10, 2012 at 8:12 PM

New Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): Asserting that the decline in the water table across the country is a matter of serious concern, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said that conserving our groundwater is now an urgent priority because we depend on it for more than two thirds of our water needs.

NGMA gets a new parallel address on Google Art Project

April 10, 2012 at 6:02 PM

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) has officially moved to a new parallel address in cyberspace from where visitors can walk through its new-age portals and check out the permanent exhibits in a virtual tour powered by search engine Google.

Techincal problems continue to dog Neyveli lignite unit

April 10, 2012 at 4:35 PM

Chennai, April 10 (IANS) Mining-cum-power generation company Neyveli Lignite Corporation's 250 MW plant in Neyveli in Tamil Nadu has been down for the past 10 days owing to mechanical and refractory problems, a senior official of equipment vendor Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) said.

PM calls for regulating use of groundwater

April 10, 2012 at 12:26 PM

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Emphasising that India has nearly 17 percent of the world's population but only four percent of its usable fresh water, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday called for a legal framework to govern the use of groundwater.

Six Shias shot dead in Pakistan

April 10, 2012 at 8:33 AM

Islamabad, April 10 (IANS) Six Shia Muslims were shot dead in southwest Pakistan Monday night in a sectarian attack, police said.

India Water Week to be celebrated as annual international event

April 9, 2012 at 9:37 PM

New Delhi, Apr 9 (ANI): The Ministry of Water Resources since this year has endeavoured to celebrate India Water Week annually as an international event to focus on water issues.

IGNOU launches courses in Water Management

April 9, 2012 at 6:51 PM

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), World?s largest university with over 35-lakhs enrolments, has started introduced two new courses on Water Management for which admission process has begun, IGNOU said in its statement........

IGNOU launches courses in water conservation

April 9, 2012 at 5:39 PM

New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has started its admission process for two special courses in water harvesting, a statement said Monday.

Water policy by April: Pawan Bansal

April 9, 2012 at 3:47 PM

New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Water Resources Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal Monday said that the government would finalise the national water policy by the end of the month.

'Proud to be dirty' drive in Britain

April 8, 2012 at 6:09 PM

London, April 8 (IANS) A drought-hit water firm in Britain is encouraging car drivers to desist from washing their vehicles and spread the message being serious about saving water. It has printed car stickers reading -- "Proud to be dirty".

Kayani monitors Siachen rescue operations

April 8, 2012 at 4:34 PM

Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) Pakistani Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani Sunday monitored the rescue operation to pull out 124 soldiers and 11 civilians who were trapped following a massive avalanche in the Siachen area, the army and media said.

Pakistan avalanche buries 135 people

April 8, 2012 at 7:45 AM

Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) At least 124 Pakistani soldiers and 11 civilians were buried under snow early Saturday when a massive avalanche hit their camp in the country's Siachen region.

Ecosystems dependent on snow and ice 'most threatened' by global warming

April 7, 2012 at 11:54 AM

Washington, April 7 (ANI): With increasing global warming, the most threatened ecosystems are those that depend on a season of snow and ice, scientists say.

Parts of Kolkata waterlogged after rains

April 6, 2012 at 1:53 PM

Kolkata, April 6 (IANS) Several parts of Kolkata were waterlogged after heavy rains accompanied by thunderstorms lashed the city and its outskirts Friday.

'Good for you', 'Good for the earth' campaign to protect environment

April 6, 2012 at 12:30 PM

If it's "Good for you", it's "Good for the earth". This is a unique initiative launched by a leading beverage packager, in order to increase the awareness about protection of environment and the benefits of recycling.

Bangalore stares at water famine - unless projects implemented

April 6, 2012 at 12:17 PM

Bangalore, April 6 (IANS) Bangalore's population is growing at the rate of four percent a year, but water availability is going down steadily. The metropolis of nearly nine million needs to implement water rejuvenation projects worth Rs.24,000 crore ($48 billion) to prevent water famine in the city by the year 2020, says an expert panel.

Google glasses offer email, video chat

April 5, 2012 at 7:28 PM

London, April 5 (IANS) Google's techno-glasses offer emails, video chat and even directions over your view of the world.

'Good for you', 'Good for the earth' initiative to protect environment (With image)

April 5, 2012 at 6:56 PM

New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) If it's "Good for you", it's "Good for the earth". That's the new initiative launched by a leading beverage packager to increase awareness about environment protection and the benefits of recycling.

Few 'improved cookstoves' may cause more pollution than traditional mud stoves

April 5, 2012 at 4:16 PM

Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): The first real-world, head-to-head comparison of "improved cookstoves" (ICs) and traditional mud stoves has revealed that some ICs may at times release more of the worrisome "black carbon," or soot - particles that are tied to serious health and environmental concerns - than traditional mud stoves or open-cook fires.

US federal agencies to monitor social media sites for potential terror threats

April 5, 2012 at 4:00 PM

Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): American federal agencies will to monitor social media sites like Facebook and Twitter to stop potential terrorist strikes and also keep a check on domestic violence.

Water floating on oil can clean oil spills

April 5, 2012 at 2:08 PM

Sydney, April 5 (IANS) Scientists have stumbled upon a discovery that challenges conventional wisdom -- water can sometimes float on oil, offering a potential solution to cleaning up of oil spills.

Water 'may possibly float on oil'

April 5, 2012 at 1:04 PM

Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): Researchers have defied thousands of years of conventional wisdom, asserting that it is possible for water to float on oil.

Google tests glasses that provide real-time information

April 5, 2012 at 12:56 PM

San Francisco, April 5 (IANS) Google has announced test of its "Project Glass", a pair of augmented reality glasses that provides users real-time information right in front of their eyes.

BHEL's eastern wing eyeing to double turnover

April 5, 2012 at 12:40 PM

Kolkata, April 5 (IANS) State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)'s eastern wing is eyeing to double its turnover in the next five years to Rs.54 billion, a top official of the power plant equipment major has said.

Google unveils its 'web based' reality eyewear

April 5, 2012 at 10:48 AM

London, Apr 5 (ANI): A video posted on Google+ social network gives a brief introduction to Project Glasses, which puts all the functions of Google right in front of the user's eyes.

'India can't produce 20,000 MW n-energy by 2020

April 4, 2012 at 10:00 PM

Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) India's ambitious deadline to generate 20,000 MW nuclear energy by 2020 may be delayed by almost a year, a top official said here Wednesday.

'India can't produce 20,000 MW n-energy by 2020

April 4, 2012 at 10:00 PM

Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) India's ambitious deadline to generate 20,000 MW nuclear energy by 2020 may be delayed by almost a year, a top official said here Wednesday.

Two Indians among 2012 Yale World Fellows

April 4, 2012 at 7:05 PM

Washington, April 4 (IANS) Yale University has selected 16 World Fellows for 2012. Two of them are from India, bringing the total number of fellows from India to 11 since the programme started in 2002.

BHEL starts supplying super critical boilers

April 4, 2012 at 7:05 PM

Chennai, April 4 (IANS) Power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) is expecting more orders for its super critical boilers and thereby save on its royalty outgo to technology partner Alstom.

UAE bans Egyptian livestock import

April 3, 2012 at 11:44 PM

Dubai, April 3 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has temporarily banned import of animals with cloven hooves from Egypt, following reports of foot and mouth disease there.

BHEL FPO on hold, profit rises 14.3 percent in 2011-12

April 3, 2012 at 6:24 PM

Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) State-owned Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) Tuesday said its follow on offer (FPO) for which the draft prospectus was filed with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) last year has been put off.

IPL-5 performance a new high for Lesle Lewis

April 2, 2012 at 6:40 PM

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) He has given several performances but composer Lesle Lewis is eagerly looking forward to his stint at the opening ceremony of the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Tuesday where he plans to belt out all fun songs.

Olympic gold medalist Amanda Beard tells of battle with cutting and bulimia

April 2, 2012 at 4:24 PM

London, Apr 2 (ANI): Amanda Beard, who won a gold medal at the US Olympics, has revealed how she has battled with bulimia and self-mutilation during her astonishing rise to the top.

Fast food can push you into depression

April 1, 2012 at 4:13 PM

Madrid, April 1 (IANS) Eating fast food such as hamburgers, hotdogs and pizza and even baked items could send you into a tailspin of blues.

Cultivated area in Odisha declining, says NGO

March 31, 2012 at 3:28 PM

Bhubaneswar, March 31 (IANS) Increase in allocation of water to industries in Odisha has hit agriculture with the total cultivated area declining, a group working on water-related issues in the state said Saturday.

It's official: Fast food is linked to depression

March 31, 2012 at 1:12 PM

Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): Eating commercial baked goods like fairy cakes, croissants, doughnuts, and fast food like hamburgers, hotdogs and pizza is linked to depression, a new study has revealed.

L&T, Samsung Techwin to produce guns in Pune

March 29, 2012 at 8:09 PM

Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Technology, construction and engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has joined hands with South Korea's Samsung Techwin Co. Ltd (STW) to develop tracked self-propelled artillery guns for the Indian Army.

India - Pakistan agree to work for amicable solution on Tulbul/Wullar project

March 28, 2012 at 7:36 PM

New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Water secretaries of India and Pakistan on Wednesday agreed to work for an amicable solution to Tulbul Navigation/Wullar Barrage project.

Major Causes of Hair Loss

March 28, 2012 at 1:30 PM

Hair loss can be characterized in many condition of our scalp condition. Many researchers observed the genetic cause as one of the major causes of hair loss but other causes of hair loss have been located in our life style, food habit etc.

India, Pak resume talks to resolve water dispute

March 27, 2012 at 5:21 PM

New Delhi, Mar.27 (ANI): A 13-member delegation from Pakistan led by Water and Power Secretary; Imtiaz Kazi, resumed secretary level talks with Indian counterparts in New Delhi on Tuesday, with a motive to resolve the dispute over India's plans to build a dam on River Jhelum, on its side of Kashmir.

Infrastructure projects in Maharashtra get vital thrust

March 26, 2012 at 10:00 PM

Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Infrastructure development in Mumbai and the rest of Maharashtra will get a significant thrust with a series of mega-projects lined up as part of efforts to make India's commercial capital a world-class city in the state budget for 2012-13, presented here Monday.

Myanmar to launch medical emergency flight charters

March 25, 2012 at 6:32 PM

Yangon, March 25 (IANS) A state-run domestic airline in Myanmar has plans to start medical emergency chartered flight services in a bid to facilitate patients during difficult times, a local weekly reported Sunday.

Greenpeace protests toxic pollution of Mexican waters

March 24, 2012 at 10:40 AM

Mexico City, March 24 (IANS/EFE) Environmental watchdog Greenpeace denounced on World Water Day the pollution of rivers and other surface waters in Mexico and asked the government to establish a policy of zero dumping of toxic substances by 2020.

Save water slogan echoed on World Water Day

March 22, 2012 at 6:36 PM

On the world water day program was organised in capital in which leading personalities come together to highlight the fact.

Texting triumphs over phone calls as ultimate social tool for teens

March 20, 2012 at 9:35 PM

Los Angeles, Mar 20 (ANI): Texting has significantly surpassed phone calls as the dominant way teens communicate these days, a new study has revealed.

Ice giant planets may have more water volume than thought

March 20, 2012 at 9:35 PM

Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): In a challenge to current astrophysical models of the universe, researchers have discovered that present estimates of ice-giant planetary interiors overstate water's compressibility by as much as 30 percent.

Ice giant planets may have more water volume than thought

March 20, 2012 at 5:09 PM

Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): In a challenge to current astrophysical models of the universe, researchers have discovered that present estimates of ice-giant planetary interiors overstate water's compressibility by as much as 30 percent.

Texting triumphs over phone calls as ultimate social tool for teens

March 20, 2012 at 3:50 PM

Los Angeles, Mar 20 (ANI): Texting has significantly surpassed phone calls as the dominant way teens communicate these days, a new study has revealed.

Heavy rucksacks storing up irreversible back problems in school-kids

March 15, 2012 at 5:24 PM

Washington, March 15 (ANI): Many teenage students regularly carry rucksacks for school which top 10 to 15 per cent of their body weight and risk back pain and other related disorders, a new study has revealed.

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