Yale blow-molds the perfect marriage of Steel and Plastic

Yale blow-molds the perfect marriage of Steel and Plastic

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 02, 2011

Strong as steel, yet as moldable as plastic ?? Sounds bizarre, but every material scientists’ dream seems to be coming true! In a development that can potentially impact society

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Britain puts ethics before cash. Go Fair-trade!

Britain puts ethics before cash. Go Fair-trade!

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 28, 2011

Fears that strong economic pressures would not let consumers put their money where their mouth is in relation with the buying of fairtrade goods have been put to rest, with the sal

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Kraft’s new liquid Fizzy. MiO water enhancer.

Kraft’s new liquid Fizzy. MiO water enhancer.

By Christy Gren - Feb 25, 2011

Flavoured Water: Kraft Foods launches Mio Water Enhancer Kraft Foods, America’s largest F&B company, has made a big splash in the billion-dollar water flavouring business, wi

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Omni-present your ‘personal avatar’! Anybots robot lets you..

Omni-present your ‘personal avatar’! Anybots robot lets you..

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 24, 2011

Want to ensure a certain amount of “face time” in office to oversee your team when you need to travel out of town to meet a potentially very big client? Or just craving despera

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BP stakes in North Sea gas fields up for sale

BP stakes in North Sea gas fields up for sale

By Carrie Ann - Feb 23, 2011

In a major attempt to focus on operations in the central and northern parts of the oil-rich region, British Petroleum has announced plans to sell its stakes in gas fields in the so

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$5 billion Intel microchip plant in Arizona by 2013

$5 billion Intel microchip plant in Arizona by 2013

By Richard Meryn - Feb 21, 2011

As part of a major global expansion plan, Intel Corp has announced plans of building a $5 billion, cutting-edge microchip factory in Arizona by 2013, sharply ramping up its U.S. ma

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No Genetically Modified alfalfa please!

No Genetically Modified alfalfa please!

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 20, 2011

The organic community worldwide must be rejoicing with organic food brand Nutiva® pledging $25,000 in support of the Center for Food Safety’s effort to halt Monsanto’s

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After Singapore, Spain’s turn to get a Las Vegas style Strip.

After Singapore, Spain’s turn to get a Las Vegas style Strip.

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 19, 2011

Spurred on by the already hugely popular Marina Bay Sands property in Singapore, Las Vegas Sands, the US casino resort operator, has announced intentions of building a Las Vegas St

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Fashion set to become dearer as Cotton Prices hit record

Fashion set to become dearer as Cotton Prices hit record

By Richard Meryn - Feb 18, 2011

If you’re planning to revamp your wardrobe, now’s the time to do it. Before the effects of the cotton price rise set in that is… Shooting past the $2 a pound level for the fi

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