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Ex-ISRO Chief Kasturirangan Pitches for Strategic, Sustainable Space Program

Former Indian Space Research Organisation chief K. Kasturirangan has called for a strategic plan in Indian research program that can be wholly indegenous with fewer imported technologies. Addressing students at Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), the former space scientist who headed ISRO for nine years as chairman from 1994 to 2003, said long-term sustainability is key to India’s progress ...

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Now Nepal Too Bans Maggi Noodles after India

In a sort of chair reaction trascending borders, neighbouring Nepal has decided to ban the import and sale of Nestle’s Maggi noodles from India citing the lead , following reports that the level of lead content in the popular instant snack in India was found to be above permissible limit. “We have banned the import and sale of Maggi noodle ...

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Court Stay Bans Xiaomi Phone Sales in India in Ericsson Patents Case, after Micromax

Xiaomi has faced another hurdle in its India journey as Delhi High Court banned its sales for now after mobile R&D major Ericsson moved Delhi High Court and got a stay or injunction to the effect. Ericsson, a Stockholm-based IT services company that holds 33,000 granted patents, and No. 1 holder of GSM/GPRS/EDGE, WCDMA/HSPA, and LTE essential patents, has sued ...

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Drop in U.S. Toys’ Imports at 9% sends alarming bells

Toys imports into the United States tumbled 9 percent year-over-year in September, as the country’s retailers apparently chose caution over Christmas cheer heading into the 2011 holiday season, according to figures from The Journal of Commerce/PIERS. The drop in container volume, most of it from China, was the eighth straight for toys coming into the United States and a strong ...

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