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OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) of India and Canadore College, signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate in technical skills development

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BARCELONA, Spain, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- New KOL solution - based upon newly acquired Qforma CrowdLink business - to help life sciences

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LONDON, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- City Gas Distribution (CGD) network is being implemented in Indian cities to supply piped natural gas to industrial, commercial and residential market

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New research report “Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis: KOL Insight” created by FirstWord is now available at MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) April 02,

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MUMBAI, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Honourable Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh - Shivraj Singh Chauhan Presented the Award in a Ceremony Attended by More Than 500 Personnel

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HVCC brings world-class thermal management technology to India and extends its reach to auto hubs throughout the country CHENNAI, India, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Halla Visteon

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MUMBAI, February 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Two manufacturing facilities of Glenmark located in Goa and Nashik bagged the prestigious 'Greentech Environment Gold Award -


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Bombay Duck, Harpadon nehereus
2013-10-24 12:18:24

The Bombay Duck (Harpadon nehereus), known also as the bummalo, is, in spite of its name, not a duck but a lizardfish. It is native to the waters between Mumbai and Kutch within the Arabian Sea, and a smaller number can also be found in the Bay of Bengal. Large numbers are also caught in the South China Sea. This fish is often dried and salted before it is eaten, as its meat doesn’t have a distinctive taste of its own. After the drying process, the odor of the fish is very powerful, and it...

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2009-01-17 17:31:24

The Purple Frog (Nasikabatrachus sahyadrensis) is a species of frog belonging to the family Sooglossidae. It is found in the Western Ghats in India. It is also known as the Pignose Frog. It is a fairly new recognized species as it was discovered in 2003. However it was well known to the local people before this and several earlier specimens had been ignored. It is a unique species for its geographic region. The Purple Frog looks like a typical frog. It has a squat body, somewhat rounded...

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2007-01-02 10:30:06

The Nilgiri langur (Trachypithecus johnii) is a langur found in the Nilgiri hills of the Western Ghats in South India. Its range also includes Kodagu in Karnataka, Palani Hills in Tamil Nadu and many other hilly areas in Kerala. This primate has glossy black fur on its body and golden brown fur on its head. It is similar in size and long tailed like the gray langurs. Females have a white patch of fur on the inner thigh. It lives in troops of five to sixteen monkeys. The animal is often seen...

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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.