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Growing ties with India no threat to Pakistan: US
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) The United States has sought to assure its key ally Pakistan that its growing strategic relationship with India on a wide range of areas including defence posed no threat to Islamabad.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 12:33:40 PM

Smaller airports pose bigger pollution threat than suspected
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) Air pollution poses a largely overlooked threat to people living near smaller regional airports, says a new study.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 12:15:41 PM

Viagra kin perks up heart function in young adults
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) Sildenafil, a drug for treating impotence, also perks up cardiac function in kids and young adults with single-ventricle congenital heart disease post Fontan surgery that redirects deoxygenated blood directly to the pulmonary arteries, bypassing the heart.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 11:23:52 AM

Hepatitis B targets men more viciously than women
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) The Hepatitis B virus (HBV) targets men more readily than women, triggering serious complications like cirrhosis and liver cancer, says a new study.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 11:09:31 AM

Bill Clinton not coming to Manmohan Singh's party
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) An invitation to President Barack Obama's state dinner in honour of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may be the hottest ticket in town, but former president Bill Clinton is not coming to the party.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 11:09:16 AM

Obama to send envoy to North Korea Dec 8
Seoul, Nov 19 (DPA) US President Barack Obama said Thursday he planned to send his special envoy to North Korea Dec 8 in a bid to restart stalled multinational talks to end Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 11:08:11 AM

US should support India for Security Council: American expert
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) The Obama administration should announce its support for a permanent seat for India on the UN Security Council during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to the White House next week, a US expert contends.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 11:07:20 AM

70 percent of Cuba's farmland under threat
Havana, Nov 19 (EFE) Seventy percent of Cuba's land under cultivation is being affected by erosion, salinity and acidity, agriculture ministry officials said.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 10:56:58 AM

Indian community leaders seek Chicago consul general's removal
Chicago, Nov 19 (IANS) The Federation of Indian Associations (FIA), the largest community organization in the Chicago area, has called upon the Indian government to remove Consul General Ashok Kumar Attri from his post for 'his egregious abuse of power in unilaterally granting visas to alleged terrorists Tahawwur Rana and David Headley'.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 10:42:33 AM

India, US to study the seas together, with Indian satellite
Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit here next week, Indian and US space agencies have signed a letter of intent (LoI) for collaboration on India's Oceansat-2 satellite for studying the seas.

Thursday, November 19, 2009 10:24:02 AM

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