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Oil's Big 5 spending less on exploration
New York, Nov 13 (IANS) The Big 5 of the oil business are spending less on exploration despite being flush with cash, a new study has found.

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 11:05:24 AM

Bonus projections leave some long faces on Wall Street
New York, Nov 13 (DPA) With six weeks to go for Christmas, bankers and stockbrokers at Wall Street are already worried about their annual bonuses.

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 10:50:21 AM

Hold back stem cells to repair spinal cord
New York, Nov 13 (IANS) A new study has identified what may well be a key first step towards the regeneration of nerve cells after spinal cord injury, using the body's own stem cells.

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 10:25:57 AM

BAE Systems looking at India's commercial airspace, army
Dubai, Nov 13 (IANS) British defence and aerospace company BAE Systems has big plans for India, ranging from commercial aerospace to land defence systems.

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 9:36:58 AM

India sends the most students to the US: report
Washington, Nov 13 (IANS) For the sixth year in a row India sent the most number of students to the US in 2006-07 with a 10 percent increase taking the numbers to 83,833, according to a new report on international educational exchange.

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 8:48:42 AM

Mural dating back to 2600 BC found in Peru
Lima, Nov 13 (IANS) A mural found in northern Peru showing a deer caught in hunting nets is the oldest such painting in the Americas, Spanish news agency EFE said quoting an archaeologist.

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 8:39:03 AM

Five killed in shooting near Los Angeles
Los Angeles, Nov 12 (Xinhua) Five people have been killed in a shooting incident in Temecula of the Riverside County, about 50 km east of Los Angeles, the police said.

Monday, November 12, 2007 4:21:28 PM

Miami Heat end cold spell with first win of season
Los Angeles, Nov 12 (DPA) Miami Heat ended a very long cold spell, winning for the first time in seven months as they edged past hosts New York Knicks 75-72 in National Basketball Association Action.

Monday, November 12, 2007 2:01:45 PM

They'll put on weight if they stop, women smokers fear
New York, Nov 12 (IANS) The fear of putting on weight may be one reason why women who smoke refuse to kick the habit, says a new study.

Monday, November 12, 2007 1:57:24 PM

Dubai mission working to send bodies of workers home
Dubai, Nov 12 (IANS) The Indian consulate here is working to send the bodies of the seven workers killed in last week's accident at a bridge construction site here to India at the earliest possible.

Monday, November 12, 2007 10:15:11 AM

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