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2014-10-15 23:04:24

TUcareers an analytics based platform for career decision making has been launched. Targets users in emerging economies (like India) who are looking at global education and career options. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 TUcareers (http://www.tucareers.com) brings an analytic rigor into the personal sphere for career and education related decision making. Utilizing "Success Analytics" a predictive framework, the platform helps discover the best set of career and education options for...

2014-10-15 16:31:21

LONDON, Oct. 15, 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In India, there is a potential ground of opportunities for the construction sector. The country is in a crucial phase of development where numerous projects are running in different regions, propelling the demand for construction equipments. Analyzing the developments taking place over the decade, there has been significant advancement in the sector. On the supply front, the market has evolved on technology, product utility, variants and price...

2014-10-15 08:37:45

Vedica Organics has always harnessed the power of nature to deliver pure, certified organic food products grown in India to customers around the globe; now the power of the Internet will make it easier and more convenient than ever for customers to access its full line of products. NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vedica Organics LLC, one of the world's largest online certified organic stores, has launched a comprehensive, user-friendly new website -...

2014-10-15 08:23:01

Monitoring, Field Service and Asset Management Business Doubles in Less Than One Year; Growth Driven by SunEdison Projects and Third-Party Contracts BELMONT, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that its Global Services Division has reached an important milestone, surpassing 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity globally. The Global Services Division provides...

2014-10-14 12:33:55

BANGALORE, India and EAST BRUNSWICK, New Jersey, October 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), one of the leading providers of IT services globally, will announce results for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014 on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 after stock market trading hours in India. The results will be available in the Investors section of the company's website at http://www.wipro.com/investors. (Logo:...

2014-10-14 08:23:51

DUBLIN, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Waste Management Market in India 2014 - 2025" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The new Indian Government is launching Swachh Bharat Mission or Clean India Mission which aims to mobilize masses and seeks to create a clean India. The aim of this mission is to motivate Indian citizens to devote at least hundred hours every year i.e. two hours every week to...

2014-10-14 04:21:20

Global wealth per adult reaches a new all-time high of USD 56,000, rising by USD 3,450, the highest increase recorded since the financial crisis ZURICH, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Credit Suisse Research Institute today released its fifth annual Global Wealth Report, which finds that from mid-2013 to mid-2014 aggregate global household wealth increased by 8.3% in current dollar terms to USD 263 trillion, despite an ongoing challenging economic environment....

2014-10-13 08:24:46

NEW DELHI, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unity Through Cinema Ever since its creation, Global Film Festival Noida has remained faithful to its founding purpose: To contribute towards the progression of cinema and celebrate cinema at an international level. The festival is devoted to discover new talent and serves to showcase new trends in the film industry, screen films from film students as part of the official selection. (Photo:...

2014-10-10 23:05:47

Telematics Update will host a free webinar to discuss the value added services that innovators such as Mahindra & Mahindra and Harman are offering the connected Indian driver (3.30pm IST, Wednesday 15th October). (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 The victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), with the new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi at the helm, is being hailed by many as a new era for business in India. The government has promised to implement policies to improve infrastructure,...

anthracobunids
2014-10-10 03:00:26

Provided by Kayla Graham, PLOS Large mammal bone discovery spurs identification of new species, genus The discovery of new bones from a large land mammal that lived about 48 million years ago has led scientists to identify a new branch of mammals closely related to modern horses, rhinos, and tapirs, according to a study published October 8, 2014 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Lisa Noelle Cooper from Northeast Ohio Medical University and colleagues. This family of large...


Latest India Reference Libraries

Nelumbo nucifera
2014-10-15 11:26:21

Nelumbo nucifera is a flowering plant species. This plant may also be commonly referred to as the Indian lotus, the Sacred lotus, Bean of India or simply, Lotus. N. nucifera is an aquatic plant and along with one other species, it makes up the Nelumbonaceae family. The species is a perennial plant meaning it lives longer than 2 years. In fact, the oldest lotus germination was found in northeastern China and came from seeds that were 1,300 years old. N. nucifera is rooted on the bottom of...

Manipuri Pony
2014-04-22 15:35:05

The Manipuri Pony is a breed of pony from India. The exact origin is disputed among experts, but they all agree it is an ancient breed. Some sources say the pony was an ancestor of the Tibetan Pony that was brought into India more than 1,000 years ago. Other sources says it was a cross between the Mongolian Wild Horse and Arabian. The pony was first mentioned in written chronicles of 1584 and were later being used by the calvary of the 1600 and 1700s. During the late 1800s and early 1900s,...

Crimson Marsh Glider, Trithemis aurora
2013-07-25 13:56:45

The crimson marsh glider (Trithemis aurora) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in a range that extends from the Lesser Sunda Islands and Java to Japan. Its range includes Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Vietnam. It prefers to reside in lowland and hill dominated habitats and can be found near ponds, marshes, rivers, and streams with abundant vegetation. This species can be seen throughout the year. The crimson marsh glider varies in appearance...

2013-07-23 16:03:20

The Green Pond Frog (Euphlyctis hexadactylus) is a common species of aquatic frog located in the peninsular India and Sri Lanka. The vomerine teeth are in two oblique series extending beyond the hinder edge of the choanae. The head is moderate and the snout is rather pointed. The fingers are slender with the first digit extending a little beyond the second. The toes are webbed to the tips which are acutely pointed. The outer toe is strongly fringed and the fourth toe...

Bronzed Frog, Hylarana Temporalis
2013-07-19 11:36:16

The Bronzed Frog (Hylarana temporalis) is a species of true frog located in the riparian evergreen forests of the Western Ghats, India, and the highlands of southwestern Sri Lanka. They are found abundantly on or close to the ground near the water. Individuals are not shy and react by jumping only when provoked. They are important prey of many species of snakes, including the vine snake and the Malabar pit viper. The vomerine teeth are in two oblique series that stretch beyond the level of...

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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