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IS planning to mint its own 'purely dedicated to God' currency  Nov 14, 2:23 pm
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militant group in Iraq and Syria is planning to mint its own currency in copper, silver and gold that would be "purely dedicated to God", said the group.
Scientists create coldest ever cubic meter in Universe  Oct 28, 11:57 am
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): An international team of scientists recently claimed to have set the world record for creating coldest cubic meter in the Universe.
Now, 'Smart' lithium-ion battery that warns before it overheats and explodes  Oct 14, 12:47 pm
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Scientists in Stanford University have developed a "smart" lithium-ion battery that gives ample warning before it overheats and bursts into flames.
Man who sneaked into White House reportedly made it to 'East room'  Sep 30, 1:33 pm
London, Sep 30 (ANI): A man who was detained for sneaking into the White House earlier this month reportedly managed to go farther into the presidential residence than previously believed.
Man who jumped White House fence was armed with knife   Sep 21, 11:44 am
Washington, Sep 21 (ANI): The man who was recently apprehended for sneaking into the White House was carrying a 3 1/2-inch knife with him and has claimed that he was a veteran of three tours in Iraq.
Copper compound could help treat Lou Gehrig's disease  Jun 14, 2:13 pm
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Researchers have determined that a copper compound known for decades may form the basis for a therapy for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease.
Indian-born scientist develops copper wire that can also store energy  Jun 11, 11:55 am
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): An Indian-born nanotechnologist has developed a copper wire that can transmit and store electricity simultaneously. The new innovation would ultimately make conventional lithium-ion batteries out of vogue.
Nearly 2 mn Tibetans forcibly displaced amid rampant Chinese mining  Dec 14, 12:17 pm
London, Dec. 14 (ANI): Nearly two million Tibetan pastoralists have been forcibly displaced from their own homeland amid rampant mining and river damming in vacated areas.
Researchers discover new material for quantum computing  Oct 28, 11:17 am
Washington, Oct. 28 (ANI): A common blue pigment that is used in the 5-pound-note could have an important role to play in quantum computer's development, according to a new research.
Dereck Chisora beats Edmund Gerber to win European title  Sep 22, 9:58 am
London, Sept 22 (ANI): Britain's Dereck Chisora has won the European heavyweight title with a fifth-round stoppage win over Germany's Edmund Gerber at London's Copper Box.
'Arthritis countering' copper bracelets and magnet wrist straps 'a farce'  Sep 17, 10:56 am
Washington, Sept. 17 (ANI): Copper bracelets and magnet wrist straps don't have any real effect on pain, swelling, or disease progression in rheumatoid arthritis, according to a new research.
King Solomon era copper mines found in Israel   Sep 4, 12:00 pm
Washington, Sept. 4 (ANI): New findings from an archaeological excavation prove that copper mines in Israel believed to have been built by the ancient Egyptians in the 13th century BCE actually originated three centuries later, during legendary King Solomon's reign.
New graphene-copper composite 500 times stronger than original metal  Aug 28, 2:28 pm
Washington, August 28 (ANI): Researchers have put graphene's tensile strength to test by using it in a composite that consists of copper and nickel.
Copper plays key role in Alzheimer's disease  Aug 20, 10:38 am
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that copper is one of the main environmental factors that is responsible for the onset and enhancement of Alzheimer's disease.
Copper nanoparticles can help protect food against bacteria  Jul 29, 4:04 pm
Washington, July 29 (ANI): A scientist has discovered that copper -an element long valued for its antibiotic properties- can be used as a shield from bacteria which lurk almost everywhere, from fresh food and air filters to toilet seats and folding money.
Most expensive home in US listed for $190m  Jul 15, 4:47 pm
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A 200,000 sq m, seafront property in Greenwich, Connecticut, has been put on the market for a cool 190 million dollars.
Blame copper pipes for bad hair days  Jun 17, 1:42 pm
London, June 17 (ANI): Researchers have found that copper from plumbing in homes makes their way into the water supply
Gene mutations associated with nearsightedness identified  May 3, 1:33 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Mutations in a gene that helps regulate copper and oxygen levels in eye tissue are associated with a severe form of nearsightedness, according to a study at Duke Medicine.
Buddhist monks protest in Burmese cities over copper mine crackdown  Dec 13, 12:59 pm
London, Dec. 13 (ANI): Buddhist monks held rallies across Burma to demand further apologies from the authorities over a crackdown against a copper mine protest last month.
Myanmar police apologizes for wounding monks among protestors in disperse action  Dec 8, 4:09 pm
Yangon, Dec. 8 (Xinhua-ANI): Myanmar's Sagaing region police commander Colonel San Yu has apologized to senior monks at a ceremony for wounding some junior monks among protestors in the Nov. 29 disperse action of boycott camps at the Latpadaungtaung copper mining project site, official media the New Light of Myanmar reported Sunday.
Baloch clan blames Musharraf for selling out province's resources to foreign companies  Nov 27, 2:27 pm
Islamabad, Nov. 27 (ANI): A female representative of Syed Balanoshi Noahtani Sadaat tribe, inhibiting the Chaghi district of Balochistan province, has accused former president General Pervez Musharraf of having played havoc with the province's resources by reaching unilateral agreements with foreign companies.
65-yr-old accidentally shot in US gun shop by employee in stable condition  Nov 22, 1:00 pm
Washington, Nov. 22 (ANI): A 65-year-old man was reportedly shot at a gun shop on Hudson Street in Silver City, USA, but is now in a stable condition.
Chinese copper miners latest threat to Afghanistan's Buddhist monasteries   Sep 25, 4:09 pm
Kabul, Sept. 25 (ANI): An ancient archeological site in Afghanistan could soon be destroyed by Chinese miners in the name of economic profit.
Michelle Obama's 'vintage' dress at Democratic convention sparks frenzy   Sep 6, 4:07 pm
New York, September 6 (ANI): Merely a day after Michelle Obama sparkled on stage at the Democratic National Convention in a stunning pink and copper Tracy Reese frock, the frenzy to clone her style has spun into overdrive.
Brit pensioner cures arthritis by putting 2 pence coins inside shoes  Aug 18, 1:21 pm
London, August 18 (ANI): The use of copper to help ease the pain of arthritis has long been debated.