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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Kabul, Sept. 25 (ANI): An ancient archeological site in Afghanistan could soon be destroyed by Chinese miners in the name of economic profit.
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.
London, August 18 (ANI): The use of copper to help ease the pain of arthritis has long been debated.
London, July 9 (ANI): Researchers, including one of Indian origin, have found that urinary tract infection causing bacteria "know" that copper is a potent weapon against them, and hence they steal copper to prevent the metal from being used against them.
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new set of flexible, electrically conductive 'nanowires' from thin strands of copper atoms mixed with nickel.
Four Indian state-owned firms to bid for Afghan mines Apr 27, 4:56 pm
New Delhi, Apr 27(ANI): Four Indian state-owned entities are on a short list to bid for copper and gold projects in Afghanistan.
Faster and cheaper way to cool electronic devices developed Apr 10, 3:42 pm
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Researchers have come up with a more efficient and a less expensive way of cooling electronic devices - especially devices that generate a lot of heat, like lasers and power devices.
Gorakhpur, Feb 26 (ANI): The copper industry in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur District is witnessing a dark phase as dearth of craftsmen in the region has resulted in drastic fall in business.
'Thin' graphene's completely 'invisible' to water Jan 24, 5:25 pm
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Graphene, which is the thinnest material known to science, is not only transparent to eye but also water, a new study including Indian origin researcher has revealed.
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A team of scientists led by an Indian origin is studying graphene, essentially a single layer of the graphite found commonly in our pencils or the charcoal we burn on our barbeques, to use it as an alternative to copper in creating smaller and faster smart phones, tablet computers and other devises.
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