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2009-01-29 15:30:00

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Embarq Corporation (EQ) announced today that it has agreed to sell its supply chain, distribution and deployment subsidiary known as EMBARQ Logistics(TM) to KGP Telecommunications, Inc.

2008-08-20 09:01:29

A UNIVERSITY of Warwick professor is one of only 16 people - including Mother Teresa - to be awarded the Indian Institute of Technology's (IIT) highest accolade.

2008-08-19 18:00:42

By John Duckers Patients could find themselves face-to-face with a robot in hospital, Lord Bhattacharyya suggested yesterday. The peer, head of the Warwick Manufacturing Group and adviser to the Government, said it could allow more people to concentrate on treatment and care.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.