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Dawood on Forbes' list of world's most powerful
Washington, Nov 12 (IANS) Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, No. 1 on India's most-wanted list, has found his way to Forbes magazine's list of the 'World's Most Powerful People' topped by President Barack Obama.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 8:43:25 PM

Jetix to be renamed Disney XD
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Disney Television International India will rename the kids' channel Jetix as Disney XD and the change will go into effect on Children's Day Nov 14.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 7:51:16 PM

Psychologists see images of brain's response to
Washington, Nov 12 (IANS) For the first time psychologists were able to see exactly how the human brain responds to unexpected or traumatic events. The study could lead to procedures that could help identify people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Thursday, November 12, 2009 5:21:05 PM

ONGC arm gets nod for more investment in Brazil
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Thursday authorised the overseas arm of Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) to make an additional investment of $70 million in its Brazilian block from its own resources.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 4:41:52 PM

Advent of life may have been much earlier
Washington, Nov 12 (IANS) The earth's climate was far cooler -perhaps more than 50 degrees - billions of years ago, suggesting the advent of life could have been earlier than believed.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 4:18:19 PM

Why can't chimps speak like their human cousins?
Washington, Nov 12 (IANS) If humans are genetically related to chimps, why did our brains develop the innate ability for language and speech while theirs did not?

Thursday, November 12, 2009 3:32:40 PM

Canadian PM, Manmohan to sign trade accords; n-deal unlikely
Toronto, Nov 12 (IANS) India and Canada will sign new trade agreements during Prime Minister Stephen Harper's three-day visit to India from Nov 16. However, the much-talked nuclear agreement on the lines of the US-India nuclear deal is unlikely to materialise as the two sides are still working on it, officials said.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 3:02:03 PM

The seven types of recession-era employees
Toronto, Nov 12 (IANS) How has the global downturn affected employees' psyche?

Thursday, November 12, 2009 2:04:20 PM

India Development Foundation to get legal footing in US
Washington, Nov 12 (IANS) India plans to register the India Development Foundation in the US to put the agency tasked with rural development on a legal footing here, according to Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 1:19:58 PM

CNN anchor Dobbs quits to pursue 'new opportunities'
Washington, Nov 12 (DPA) CNN evening host Lou Dobbs, a self-described advocacy anchor known for economic nationalism and opposition to illegal immigration, has announced that he was quitting to 'pursue new opportunities'.

Thursday, November 12, 2009 12:57:39 PM

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