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World Heart Day Today

World Heart Day Today

Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:27

World Heart Day is globally held on 29 September each year to inform people to become proactive about reducing heart disease and stroke which are the biggest cause of death worldwide, the theme this year is "One World, One Home, One Heart". [caption id="attachment_26529" align="alignright" width="201"]...

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Mars Rover Finds First Evidence of Water

Mars Rover Finds First Evidence of Water

Friday, September 28, 2012 9:13

NASA's Mars rover, Curiosity, dispatched to learn if the most Earth-like planet in the solar system was suitable for microbial life, has found clear evidence its landing site was once awash in water, a key ingredient for life, scientists said Thursday....

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Iran Bans Google Search Gmail In Favor of Domestic Network

Iran Bans Google Search Gmail In Favor of Domestic Network

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 9:52

Iran has decided to block Google Search and Gmail in the country to switch its citizen on to a domestically developed National Internet Network with an aim to improve country’s cyber security, however, it is said that ban was reaction to recently produced anti-Islamic movie. [caption id="attachment_26418" align="alignright" width="304"]...

A Profile of The Average Social Media User (Young-Urban-Affluent)

A Profile of The Average Social Media User (Young-Urban-Affluent)

Monday, September 24, 2012 9:02

The profile of Pakistani social media users appears to be no different from those in the United States: overwhelmingly young, urban, more affluent and better educated than the rest of the population, according to research conducted by the digital media agency, B Solutions....

Woman Takes Command of ISS After Crew Members Return

Woman Takes Command of ISS After Crew Members Return

Monday, September 17, 2012 10:19

A woman took command of the International Space Station for just the second time Monday, after three US and Russian colleagues left the orbiting space lab and landed safely in the Kazakh steppe. The ...

NASA Voyager Dancing on Edge of Solar System

NASA Voyager Dancing on Edge of Solar System

Thursday, September 6, 2012 9:48

NASA's Voyager 1, launched in 1977, is nearing the edge of the solar system and may already be "dancing on the edge" of outer space, the scientists behind the project said Tuesday. In a ...

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NASA Mars Rover Makes First Test Drive

NASA Mars Rover Makes First Test Drive

Friday, August 24, 2012 11:14

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity on Wednesday made its first test drive, leaving wheel tracks near its landing spot - now dubbed "Bradbury Landing" in honor of late science fiction author Ray Bradbury....

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US Finalises Privacy Settlement with Facebook

US Finalises Privacy Settlement with Facebook

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 8:41

The Federal Trade Commission voted Friday to finalise its settlement with Facebook, resolving charges that the social network exposed details about users’ lives without getting the required legal consent. Facebook Inc. agreed to submit to government ...

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Samsung Launches New Super Size Galaxy Note

Samsung Launches New Super Size Galaxy Note

Thursday, August 9, 2012 14:58

South Korea’s Samsung Electronics said Tuesday it had launched a super-size version of its Galaxy Note smartphone, the latest salvo in its battle with Apple for the multi-billion-dollar handheld market. The Galaxy Note 10.1, which went ...

Pakistani Students Wins Debating Competition (Mexico)

Pakistani Students Wins Debating Competition (Mexico)

Friday, August 3, 2012 9:55

Three Pakistani students from Karachi and Lahore have won an international debating competition. The fifteen year old students won the final of The Karl Popper Debating Championship (KPDC) which is one of the largest tournaments of its kind....