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  • Core infrastructure growth jumps to 8 per cent in September 31-10-2013 06:33 PM

    Eight core infrastructure sectors that include power, coal, steel and cement, posted an impressive 8 percent growth in September, government data showed on Thursday. Electricity generation that has 10.32 percent weight in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) registered a growth of 12.6 percent during the month under review, data...
  • My book was inspired by my travels around India: Alex Rutherford 12-07-2013 05:12 PM

    This is the fifth in a series of novels about the ruthless warrior emperors who ruled much of central Asia through the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. The Moghul emperors are still bloodthirsty and entirely ruthless; they control a quarter of the world's population and have wealth beyond imagining. But this...
  • Facebook stock jumps as as lock-up period expires 15-11-2012 02:44 AM

    San Francisco: Shares of Facebook Inc jumped as much as 11.2 per cent on Wednesday, even as the biggest block of shares held by insiders became eligible for sale for the first time since the social media company's disappointing debut in May. Facebook shares were up 8.8 per cent at...
  • Colonial period's archival information now online 08-11-2012 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: Looking for an online archive of primary research material on South Asia? Now, here's a resource to uncover the history of the region with digital access to over five million pages of primary and secondary sources. Named South Asia Archive, the resource spanning from 1750s to 1950s brings...
  • Facebook shares fall as lock-up period expires 01-11-2012 11:21 AM

    San Francisco: Facebook Inc shares fell nearly 4 per cent in busy trade on Wednesday as the company allowed employees to start selling roughly 230 million shares less than six months after its rocky market debut. The world's largest social network waived a provision that prevented employees from selling shares...
  • Periodic Table etched on professor's hair! 23-12-2010 03:21 PM

    London: Scientists have written, on a strand of human hair, what they believe is the world's smallest periodic table -- showing the power of nano-writing. Experts at Nottingham University created the table, which is so small that one million of them could be replicated on a standard Post-It note, using...
  • Nano effect: Big waiting period for small car 16-01-2008 02:05 PM

    Mumbai: Delhi Daredevils captain Virender Sehwag is happy that their decision of chasing the target instead of setting the one against Pune Warriors paid as they ended their win-less streak in the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday. Chasing a huge total 188 to win,...
  • US FDA approves 'no period' pill 25-05-2007 01:36 AM

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  • Elementary change in periodic table 19-10-2006 04:17 PM

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  • Inauspicious week lulls Congress 19-09-2006 08:46 PM

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