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Ancient Megacities Were Displaced Due To A Changing Climate: Study
2014-02-26 13:52:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Bronze Age Indus civilization, which spanned across northwest India and Pakistan, flourished for thousands of years and mysteriously declined as some type of development forced these ancient people to abandon the mega-cities they had constructed. A newly published paper in the journal Geology has asserted that climate change may be behind this abrupt change in the Indus way of life. "We think that we now have a really strong...

2013-12-16 23:24:20

A gathering of officials, faculty, researchers, students and participants from the civil society concerned in eco-conservance, environmental sustainability and development, organized multidisciplinary awareness sessions to highlight the ‘Mountains’ Role in Eco-sustainability’ and conveyed an obvious message to public that resource depletion, food, energy and most important water dearth will be crucial in the future due to ever increasing climate change. Lahore, Pakistan (PRWEB)...

2013-10-03 16:25:01

VIENNA, Va., Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider, today announced that it has been awarded a prime contract by the Library of Congress (LOC) to provide Information Technology (IT) services for the end user community throughout the LOC, to include library-wide staff, members of Congress, and LOC patrons. This single award contract was competed in the full and open market by LOC and was awarded to INDUS...

2013-09-17 16:26:21

VIENNA, Va., Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider, today announced that it has been awarded a prime contract by the Library of Congress (LOC) to provide Information Technology (IT) services for the end user community throughout the LOC, to include library-wide staff, members of Congress, and LOC patrons. This single award contract was competed in the full and open market by LOC and was...

2013-06-10 23:20:20

IndUS will develop and commercialize APS intellectual property to treat oral mucositis, a significant unmet medical need for cancer patients. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Applied Protein Sciences (APS), a privately held biotech company founded in 2007 in Mountain View, CA, announces that it has been acquired by IndUS Pharmaceuticals (IndUS), a privately held Boston based pharmaceutical company. The acquisition gives IndUS the ability to extend its pipeline to include preclinical...

2013-03-20 12:22:50

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- India and Pakistan will both benefit if they work together to peacefully share and conserve the vitally important waters of the Indus River Basin, according to a new report by researchers from the Stimson Center and research institutions in India and Pakistan. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130228/DC68405LOGO) The study was produced by water experts from groups that formed the Indus Basin Working Group. In addition to the...

2012-06-22 10:23:26

INDUS Corporation of Vienna, VA has been honored with a recognition by Federal Times in its selection of "Top Contractors." VIENNA, Va., June 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2012 issue of Federal Times published by Gannett Co., Inc. INDUS Corporation was selected for the following honor: (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120622/DC29187) "Top Contractors" A spokesperson from INDUS Corporation commented on the...

2012-06-12 06:30:08

TYSONS CORNER, Va., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a leading provider of Information Technology (IT) solutions to the Federal Government, today announced the appointment of Esther Burgess to the position of Vice President, GWAC/IDIQ Programs. In this position, Ms. Burgess will be responsible for leveraging INDUS' GWAC and IDIQ contracts to help fuel the company's growth in the Federal information technology market. Shiv Krishnan, INDUS Chairman and CEO...

Climate Change Responsible For Indus Decline
2012-05-29 13:01:31

Brett Smith for RedOrbit.com New research has shed a light on an ancient Asian civilization and given a glimpse into what the future might hold for the region. Climate change is now thought to be responsible for the decline of the Indus civilization, an empire that stretched over more than a million square kilometers. One of the first great urban cultures that also included Egypt and Mesopotamia, its people lived primarily along rivers from the Arabian Sea to the Ganges, over what is...

2012-05-10 06:21:20

TYSONS CORNER, Va., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a privately-held provider of Information Technology solutions to the Federal government, announced today that it has opened a new regional office in Research Triangle Park (RTP) at Morrisville, N.C. Recently, INDUS teamed with well-established businesses located at RTP including SciMetrika, Integrated Laboratory Systems (ILS), and QuarterLine, and expanded its support to the National Institute of Environmental Health...


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2006-09-01 13:04:41

The Ganges River Dolphin (Platanista gangetica gangetica) and Indus River Dolphin (Platanista gangetica minor) are two sub-species of freshwater or river dolphins found in India and Pakistan. From the 1970s they had commonly been regarded as separate species. The Ganges River Dolphin is primarily found in River Ganges and its tributaries in India while the Indus River Dolphin is found in the Indus river in Pakistan Taxonomy Until the 1970s the Indus and Ganges River Dolphins were...

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