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Govt. extends ISRO chief's tenure till end 2014  Apr 23, 7:09 pm
New Delhi, Apr.23 (ANI): The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the extension of tenure of Dr. K. Radhakrishnan, Secretary, Department of Space and Chairman, Space Commission beyond 29.08.2014 and till 31.12.2014, on functional grounds and in public interest.
Ties between India and Pakistan flourish with faster clearance of transit permits  Apr 22, 2:05 pm
Poonch, (Jammu and Kashmir), Apr. 22 (ANI): In a bid to strengthen ties with Pakistan, the transport department of the government of Jammu and Kashmir has welcomed the faster clearance of transit permits for the bus service to Pakistan occupied Kashmir (POK).
Pak's PID dubs China an Islamic Republic in major faux pas  Apr 19, 12:01 pm
Islamabad, Apr 19 (ANI): In yet another blunder, Pakistan's Press and Information Department (PID) reportedly declared China an Islamic Republic in its routine media statement.
Apple loses attempt to dismiss state-level e-book antitrust cases  Apr 16, 2:41 pm
Washington, Apr. 16 (ANI): Apple has lost a bid to get a judge to dismiss antitrust lawsuits filed against it.
NYPD disbands contentious 'Muslim spy unit'   Apr 16, 12:01 pm
London, Apr 16 (ANI): The New York Police Department has reportedly ended a decade old controversial secret surveillance program, which was started to identify potential terrorism threats.
CBI is Department of Dirty Trick, says former WB governor Gopal Gandhi  Apr 15, 8:14 pm
New Delhi, Apr.15 (ANI): Former West Bengal Governor Gopal Gandhi on Tuesday described the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as the 'Department of Dirty Tricks' (DDT), and alleged that the premier agency has been government 's hatchet rather than being an honest ally.
Pro-Russian protestors seize important buildings in Ukrainian city  Apr 13, 11:10 am
London, Apr. 13 (ANI): Pro-Russian protesters have seized control of government buildings and police headquarters in Ukraine's eastern region.
400-million-year-old fossilised plant 'brought back to life'  Apr 12, 1:27 pm
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): A graduate student in the Department of Integrative Biology and Museum of Paleontology at UC Berkeley has done what may seem impossible to many - he digitally reconstructed plants which were thought to be long extinct.
Hillary Clinton to release memoir on June 10  Apr 10, 2:04 pm
Washington, April 10 (ANI): Hillary Clinton's publisher has announced that her memoir, wherein she has chronicled her time at the State Department, is due out on June 10.
EC must monitor activities of RSS and spiritual leaders: Congress leader Mittal  Apr 9, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): The secretary of the All India Congress Committee's Legal Department, K.C. Mittal, on Wednesday asked the Election Commission (EC) to monitor the political activities of organizations such as the Rashtriya SwayamSewak Sangh (RSS), and spiritual leaders like Baba Ramdev and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, as their involvement in the election process amounts to violating the model code of conduct (MCC).
Elle Macpherson teams up with J.C. Penney for new lingerie collection  Apr 7, 10:48 am
New York, April 7 (ANI): Supermodel Elle Macpherson has partnered up with department store chain J.C. Penney to launch a new range of lingerie designed by her.
Floriculture department in Kashmir offers treat to hobby growers  Apr 5, 2:02 pm
Srinagar, Apr.5 (ANI): The Floriculture Department in Jammu and Kashmir has started selling flower seedlings and saplings at subsidised rates to its residents, flower growers and enthusiasts, in the valley.
NHRC notices to Union Health Secretary and Director AIIMS, New Delhi on report of poor quality life saving drugs  Apr 4, 8:26 pm
New Delhi, 4th Apr. (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that the Head, Anaesthesiology Department, AIIMS had written a letter to the Medical Superintendent of AIIMS alleging that due to poor quality of life saving drugs her husband suffered reaction from the two drugs provided by the Institute.
New atomic clock will neither gain nor lose one second in about 300 million years  Apr 4, 9:58 am
Washington, April 4 (ANI): U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has launched a new atomic clock, called NIST-F2, which will serve as the new US time standard, and will neither gain nor lose one second in about 300 million years.
US state dept. to procure $400K camel sculpture for embassy in Islamabad  Apr 1, 2:00 pm
Washington, April 1 (ANI): The US state department is reportedly planning to shell out 400,000 dollars for a camel sculpture at the new U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, according to a report.
State Dept says Powell's resignation as ambassador to India over Devyani row 'totally false'  Apr 1, 11:20 am
London, Apr. 1 (ANI): The U.S. ambassador to India has resigned and will leave her post in May.
Acupuncture as effective as meds in treating pain  Mar 30, 2:06 pm
Sydney, Mar.30 (ANI): A recent trial of acupuncture in four Melbourne emergency departments has revealed that it was as effective as drugs in relieving lower-back pain and that from sprained ankles and migraines.
Australia confirms receiving India's request for return of idol  Mar 26, 12:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar.26 (ANI): The Attorney-General's Department in Australia has confirmed receiving a request from the Government of India under the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986 (PMCH Act) for the return of the Shiva Nataraja idol.
Youth camps organised in Kashmir to promote young sportsmen  Mar 23, 3:58 pm
Jammu, Mar. 23. (ANI): Police department of Jammu and Kashmir organised a week-long youth promotional coaching camp in a bid to encourage sporting activities among talented youth residing in far-flung areas of the state.
US embassies in Pakistan short on resources to survive emergency attack: Report  Mar 22, 5:22 pm
Washington, March 22 (ANI): A new report has revealed that the two US embassies in Pakistan don't have the resources required to survive emergency situations like the attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya.
US to give up control of Internet overseer   Mar 18, 2:16 pm
Washington, March 18 (ANI): The US' plan to give up control over the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has reportedly triggered concerns of possible attempts by the United Nations or individual foreign governments to get control of the web.
US government set to remove last elements of Internet control after decades  Mar 15, 2:39 pm
Washington, Mar. 15 (ANI): The US government has reportedly announced this week that it is loosening its grip over the Internet after incubating and overseeing it for decades.
Obama ordered military to carry out cyber attack last year  Mar 14, 3:50 pm
Washington, Mar. 14 (ANI): President Barack Obama asked the Department of Defense last June to carry out a cyber attack.
U.S. Secret Service developing next generation presidential limousine  Mar 13, 6:01 pm
Washington, March 13 (ANI): The U.S. Secret Service is on the hunt for a next generation presidential limousine and has reached the final stage.
Six dead in New York City buildings collapse  Mar 13, 2:58 pm
London, March 13 (ANI): A major explosion caused by a gas leak which led to the collapse of two Manhattan apartment buildings Wednesday has till now claimed six victims.
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