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Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): A giant asteroid, 100 feet wide, is set to fly past Earth early Wednesday evening, soaring fewer than 218,000 miles from our planet, which is slightly closer than the orbit of the moon itself.
India to reduce energy import dependence at optimal levels Mar 1, 2:40 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): India's import dependence on the energy front can be lowered to 21 per cent by 2047 at its most optimal level, from the current level of 31 percent, provided it takes corrective steps on pricing that supports energy efficiency and establishes appropriate regulatory mechanisms.
Apple tops companies pulling in most profit for staff with 'half a million' per employee Mar 1, 12:38 pm
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Apple reportedly makes the most money for its employees with half a million dollars for each of its 80,300 staff, among 18 of the biggest technology and media companies, according to a new study by BuzzFeed.
Projected big thaw of Antarctica's sea ice may harm area's unspoiled marine ecosystems Feb 28, 10:19 am
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Researchers using a modeling study have suggested that the Antarctica's Ross Sea's recent observed increase in summer sea-ice cover is likely to be short-lived, with the area projected to lose more than half its summer sea ice by 2050 and more than three quarters by 2100.
Afghanistan accuses Pakistan for deadly attack on Afghan soldiers Feb 25, 10:52 am
Kabul, Feb. 25 (ANI): A deadly attack on an Afghan army outpost killing 21 soldiers was planned 'outside Afghanistan'.
Amla moves to second spot on ICC rankings for Test batsmen Feb 25, 9:00 am
Johannesburg, Feb 25 (ANI): Veteran South African batsman Hashim Amla has moved up two places to the second spot on the ICC Player Rankings for Test batsman, joining Sri Lankan Kumar Sangakkara, following his 21st career century in the second Test against Australia.
It`s safer to drink when you are 21! Feb 24, 4:34 pm
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Even though some advocates are pushing towards lowering the legal drinking age from 21, research continues to show that the law actually saves lives.
Manmohan Singh's last address to parliament Feb 21, 9:03 pm
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh addressed Parliament for the last time on Friday and said that the passage of the bill on Telangana was an indication that the country was capable of taking tough decisions.
Bangalore, Feb.21 (ANI): Sikkim Manipal University, Directorate of Distance Education (SMU-DE), won ASSOCHAM's 'Best University in Distance/Open Learning' award as part of the ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry) Awards of Excellence in Education, 2014.
Whistle blowers Protection Bill passed in Rajya Sabha Feb 21, 9:02 pm
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Rajya Sabha passed the Whistle Blowers Protection Bill on Friday in the last parliamentary session of the UPA-II government.
India deplores Pakistan permission for Jaish-e Mohammed Chief to address anti-India rally Feb 21, 8:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): India has deplored that Pakistan government has allowed Jaish-e Mohammed Chief Masood Azhar, who has been accused of planning the attack on the Parliament in December 2001, to address an anti-India rally in January.
Vishakhapatnam, Feb.21 (ANI): Anti-Telangana protests erupted in various parts of Andhra Pradesh on Friday, accusing the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of facilitating the passage of the Telangana Bill only for electoral gain.
Experts ask government to discourage people from indulging in rebellious activities in Maoist areas Feb 21, 7:29 pm
Patna/New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Experts on Friday said the government should pay heed to problems faced by the people, as many of them get attracted to rebellious activities other than ideological considerations.
Sports enthusiasts from all over the world participate in heli-ski extravaganza in Kashmir Feb 21, 7:29 pm
Gulmarg, (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb.21 (ANI): A three-day-long heli-ski extravaganza in snow-clad vast meadows of Gulmarg kicked off on Friday with over 250 skiers from across the world participating in the event.
Khajurao, (Madhya Pradesh), Feb.21 (ANI): The world-renowned Dance Festival began in Khajuraho with an aim to promote cultural and traditional dances of the country.
West Bengal celebrates International Mother Language Day Feb 21, 7:29 pm
Kolkata, Feb.21 (ANI): West Bengal celebrated International Mother Language Day on Friday with fervour and paid homage to those who had sacrificed their lives with an aim to provide an identity for the Bengali language.
Coimbatore, Feb.21 (ANI): The sale of watermelons has increased in Tamil Nadu because of the early onset of summer. People are opting for the juicy fruit to seek respite from the scorching hot weather.
Manipur hosting six-day-long global youth meet Feb 21, 7:09 pm
Imphal, Feb.21 (ANI): Manipur is organising a six-day long global youth meet in Imphal with youth from around the world participating in the interactive session in a bid to urge the youth to take society in a right direction.
Vijayawada, (Andhra Pradesh), Feb.21 (ANI): Anti-Telangana protests intensified across Andhra Pradesh, forcing a complete shutdown on Friday.
New Delhi, 21st February, 2014 Chairpersons of the National Human Rights Commission, National Commission for Safai Karmachairs and National Commission for Scheduled Castes expressed serious concerns over the tardy progress in the abolition of manual scavenging on Friday.
Antony again rubbishes 2012 coup rumours, says troop movement was routine training exercise Feb 21, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Reacting to a recent statement made by Lt.Gen. (retired) A.K. Choudhary that the alleged movement of two army columns towards national capital New Delhi in January 2012 had promoted distrust in civil-military relations, Defence Minister A.K Antony on Friday said the movement was just a routine training exercise, and that there was nothing wrong in it taking place.
New York, February 21 (ANI): Chanel Iman has revealed that she was almost bitten between her breasts by a lemur on the Madagascar set during her Sports Illustrated Swimsuit shoot.
Unfortunate that demand for special status for Bihar ignored by central government: Nitish Kumar Feb 21, 4:36 pm
Patna, Feb.21 (ANI): Reacting to the granting of special status to Seemandhra for a period of five years by the government, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said it was unfortunate that the central government, which has the power to grant special status to any state, has denied the same to Bihar.
Microsoft to advance Windows Phone 8 with Cortana Feb 21, 4:36 pm
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): A recent software development kit leak has reportedly revealed a lot of feature changes that is said to put Windows Phone more on par with iOS and Android.
New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): The government has consistently been trying to develop infrastructure to facilitate better connectivity in and to the northeastern region via road, rail and air.
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