Keyword Results for   'plant'  
'Beetles' kill Beatles star George Harrison's memorial pine tree  Jul 23, 11:12 am
London, July 23 (ANI): A pine tree which was planted as a tribute to the late Beatles member, George Harrison, in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, has perished due to beetle infestation.
Plants' size, age impact productivity more than climate  Jul 21, 11:26 am
Washington, July 21(ANI): A new study has revealed that the size and age of plants has more impact on their productivity instead of climate that has a relatively minor direct effect on net primary productivity.
Japan nuclear plant gets safety clearance, other reactors may follow  Jul 17, 5:23 pm
Tokyo, July 17 (ANI): With two of the reactors at a nuclear power plant in Southern Japan cleared of safety hurdles, Japan is set to kick-start its suspended nuclear power operations.
Purple nut sedge was important part of prehistoric ancestors' diet: Study  Jul 17, 5:23 pm
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A new study has found new evidence that our had a detailed understanding of plants long before the development of agriculture.
Gene therapy used to create 'biological pacemaker'  Jul 17, 11:20 am
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A study has revealed a minimally invasive gene transplant procedure that changes unspecialized heart cells into "biological pacemaker" cells that keep the heart steadily beating.
Quake triggers tsunami in Japan   Jul 12, 11:05 am
Tokyo, July 12 (ANI): A minor tsunami hit the Tohoku region in Japan near the Fukushima nuclear plant after a 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit the pacific coast.
Two people injured after bomb explodes in Imphal  Jul 9, 2:28 pm
Imphal (Manipur), July 9 (ANI): Two persons were injured after two powerful bombs planted by suspected militants exploded in Imphal.
China-Germany ink helicopter, car plant deals  Jul 7, 6:37 pm
Beijing, July 7 (ANI): Chinese and German companies have reportedly agreed on deals which include buying helicopters from Germany and setting up a new car manufacturing base in China.
Scientists decode plants' genes linked with elevated CO2 levels   Jul 7, 4:36 pm
Washington, July 7 (ANI): The researchers have discovered a new genetic pathway, encoded with four genes, in plants that control the density of breathing pores in response to elevated CO2 levels.
James Cameron urges people to eat plants to save world  Jul 6, 2:49 pm
London, July 6 (ANI): James Cameron would be planning a global campaign with wife Suzy Amis Cameron in order to recommend people to include more plant-based foods in their diet rather than animals or animal products.
DMRC to install three more solar plants   Jul 3, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is going to install three more roof top solar power plants in its premises, as a continuation of its policy to encourage eco friendly work practices and technologies.
Using novel intravaginal ring prevents HIV  Jul 3, 2:49 pm
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A new study has found that when a novel intravaginal ring is implanted with anti-retroviral drug tablets or pods, it demonstrates sustained and controlled drug release and safety over 28 days from HIV.
Kangaroos use their tail as 'fifth leg'   Jul 3, 10:26 am
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that kangaroos use their tail as a "fifth leg" and plant their tails on the ground in combination with their front and hind legs.
Agriculture minister inaugurates eco-friendly sewage water treatment plant of IARI  Jul 2, 10:35 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh inaugurated eco-friendly sewage water treatment plant at the Water Technology Centre of the IARI here today.
Festival on aromatic plants of Kashmir to create awareness of its potential in income generation  Jun 29, 3:24 pm
Srinagar, June 29 (ANI): A six- day festival meant to highlight the potential of indigenous aromatic and medicinal plants of the scenic state in income generation, concluded here today.
Why keep Kargil in dark?  Jun 29, 9:57 am
Kargil, June 29 (ANI): "Dyar-e-ishq mein apna maqaam paida kar, Naya zamana nayi subh-o-shaam paida kar", these lines by famous Urdu poet and philosopher Allama Iqbal, inspires one to build a new world with renewed hope. It urges a call to action towards a world lit up by love and peace.
Neanderthals ate vegetables too!  Jun 26, 9:03 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that Neanderthal diet while heavy on meat, also included plant tissues, such as tubers and nuts.
Paralyzed man moves hand by planting computer chip in brain  Jun 25, 4:08 pm
London, June 25 (ANI): Ian Burkhart has become the first paralyzed patient ever to move his hand by the power of his mind with the help of a computer chip implanted in his brain.
NHRC issues notice to West Bengal Govt. on children's death due to Encephalitis in Malda  Jun 16, 9:16 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that at least nine children, aged between three to five years, died in three days in village Kaliachak, District Malda, West Bengal from a disease showing symptoms of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome, loosely described as Litchi Syndrome. The affected children were reported to be mostly from around a Litchi plantation.
India in position to give 100 megawatts of power to Bangladesh from Tripura plant  Jun 16, 9:00 am
Agartala (Tripura), June 16 (ANI): India will be in a position to supply 100 megawatts of power from a Tripura gas-based power plant by the end of this year to Bangladesh or the National Grid, said a top official of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC).
PM speaks to Chhattisgarh CM regarding gas leak incident at Bhilai Steel Plant  Jun 13, 8:59 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and assured him of all necessary assistance for rescue and relief operations, and treatment for those affected by the gas leak incident at the Bhilai Steel Plant.
President condoles loss of lives in Bhilai gas leak   Jun 13, 7:19 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee condoled here today the loss of lives in the gas leak incident at the Bhilai Steel Plant in Chhattisgarh.
Bhilai Plant gas leak sparks off protest (Update/Bhilai Plant Gas Leak)  Jun 13, 4:55 pm
Bhilai (Chhattisgarh), June 13 (ANI): The Bhilai Steel Workers Union staged protests against the gas leak that left six people dead and 23 unwell.
Centre, Chhattisgarh Govt. order probe into Bhilai Steel plant gas leak  Jun 13, 11:22 am
New Delhi/Raipur (Chhattisgarh), June 13 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Friday said that his government has ordered a high-level probe of the massive gas leak that took place at the Bhilai Steel Plant on Thursday night, claiming the lives of six persons incuding two deputy general managers, and causing injuries to 30 others.
Engineering students from Laos visited Futtsu plant in Japan  Jun 10, 4:45 pm
Tokyo, June 10 (ANI): Engineering students from Laos visited Futtsu plant in Chiba Prefecture of Japan. The tour was conducted by Ebara Corporation.