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Promising Chinese basketball star left out from Olympic squad


July 10th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 10 (IANS) Eighteen-year-old promising star Wang Zhelin was left out from the basketball squad as the Chinese Olympic Committee Tuesday announced the national team roster for the London ... Read more...

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Not 10, but 12 terrorists trained for Mumbai attack: Jindal


July 5th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) It was not just 10 terrorists who sneaked into Mumbai on Nov 26, 2008 but 12 Lashkar-e-Taiba men who had been trained to carry out ... Read more...

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Is India finally waking up to mental illness?


February 2nd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Ignorance, stigma and lack of doctors have long marred mental healthcare in India. But with stressful lifestyles and ever increasing cases of depression, this much ... Read more...

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First woman joins Mexican navy’s special forces


December 12th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 12 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's navy has accepted the first woman into the ranks of its special forces, an elite group dedicated to intelligence operations, the fight against criminal ... Read more...

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Indonesian police release 12 alleged separatists


November 26th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesian police have been forced to release twelve alleged separatist rebels just a day after announcing they had made a major breakthrough in the war against the Free ... Read more...

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Chen Long, Wang Yihan win singles titles at Japan Open


September 25th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 25 (IANS) China's Chen Long and Wang Yihan won the men's and women's singles title at the Japan Open Superseries badminton event here Sunday.Chen downed World No. ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Colombia by armed group


June 27th, 2011 - 8:20 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, June 27 (IANS) At least eight people died and four others were injured in a shooting spree by a group of men in south of Colombia, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Davis’s release a national tragedy: PML-N


March 18th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 18 (IANS) The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has said the release of CIA security contractor Raymond Davis was a "national tragedy"."The bargaining conducted by the federal government will ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Davis’s release challenged in Pakistan court


March 17th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) A petition was filed in a Pakistan court Thursday challenging the release of CIA security contractor Raymond Davis, who was let off Wednesday after paying compensation ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Davis’s release based on ISI-CIA secret deal: Report


March 17th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) The release of American security contractor Raymond Davis, who killed two men in Lahore, is understood to have been based on a clandestine deal between ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Raymond Davis released by Pakistani court (Third Lead)


March 16th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Washington, March 16 (IANS) A Pakistani court Wednesday acquitted CIA contractor Raymond Davis, who killed two men in Lahore, after payment of blood money as compensation to relatives of the ... Read more...

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Police arrest ninth accused in Rs.10 crore heist


January 18th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 18 (IANS) Sleuths from the crime branch of Chandigarh police Tuesday arrested another accused in a jewellery heist of over Rs.10 crore ($2.2 million) that rocked the union territory last ... Read more...

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Using metal jewellery for tongue piercing ‘can cause infection’


January 9th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): Tongue piercing is a fad these days, a bold style statement that lures many teenagers. Unfortunately, people tend to overlook the possible health hazards that can be caused ... Read more...

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Online Al Qaeda magazine provided bomb tips to terror suspects


December 30th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) Nine men arrested in Britain on terrorism charges last week found inspiration and bomb-making instructions in an English-language online magazine published by Al Qaeda, a media report said ... Read more...

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Indian origin man charged with Britain terror plot


December 27th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Nine people, including a man of Indian origin, have been charged with conspiracy to cause explosions and plotting terror attacks in Britain, a media report said Monday.The suspects, ... Read more...

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UK peer tells lawmakers that significant terror plot foiled by 12 arrests


December 22nd, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 22 (ANI): Lord Carlile, the independent reviewer of counter-terrorism powers in Britain, has told the country's lawmakers that a significant terror plot in four cities was stopped with the arrest ... Read more...

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49,000-yr-old Spanish murder site indicates ‘Neanderthals were cannibals’


December 22nd, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): Researchers have discovered an ancient mass murder site in Spain that indicates that Neanderthals could have feasted on the bodies of their family members too.The 49,000 years old ... Read more...

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(After 12)Men’s fiction rules India


December 3rd, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
By Shobit Arya After 12Indian men are reading and writing for their brethren, and how! Already well-acclaimed across the globe in the genre of literary fiction, Indian men seem to have now taken ... Read more...

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Manish Malhotra concludes Bridal Week in style


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) The grand finale of the first edition of Aamby Valley India Bridal Week (AVIBW) ended with ace designer Manish Malhotra bringing down the curtain with panache.Usually ... Read more...

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CWG badminton: India blank Canada for semi-final spot


October 7th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India blanked Canada 3-0 to move into the semi-final of the badminton mixed doubles event at the Commonwealth Games here Thursday.Results: Mixed doubles: Jwala Gutta and V.Diju ... Read more...

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Would be Times Square bomber Shahzad gets life sentence


October 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 6 (ANI): Would be Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad has been sentenced to life in prison, even as French Police announced the arrest of 12 men during a counter-terrorism ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban claim attacks on NATO supply convoys in Pakistan


October 4th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Miramshah (Pakistan), Oct 4(ANI): The Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed responsibility for the attack on an oil depot close to Islamabad in which at least six people were killed and 27 ... Read more...

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Six people killed, 27 NATO tankers set on fire by militants in Pakistan


October 4th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 4(ANI): At least six people were killed and 27 NATO tankers were set on fire during an attack by suspected militants on an oil depot close to Islamabad.According to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

New Coast Guard interceptor vessel commissioned


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 1 (IANS) Indian Coast Guard ship C-148, an interceptor vessel, was commissioned by Coast Guard chief, Vice Admiral Anil Chopra at an impressive ceremony at Gujarat's Veraval Friday, according to ... Read more...

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Scientists identify faulty gene behind migraine


September 27th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) The discovery of a faulty gene behind migraine - an extremely painful condition - offers a ray of hope to millions of sufferers. The finding potentially opens the way ... Read more...

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Scientists identify genes linked with migraine risk


August 30th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Scientists have for the first time pinpointed genes that are linked with migraine. The researchers, examining the genetic profile of more than 50,000 people, came up with new ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Pakistani terror suspect held in Britain on US warrant


July 7th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (DPA) British police Wednesday arrested a Pakistani national wanted for trial on terrorism charges in the US, Scotland Yard said. Abid Naseer, 24, was among 12 men arrested in connection ... Read more...

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Heartburn pills may cause osteoporosis


May 30th, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) Drugs used by millions of patients to treat indigestion and heartburn have been linked to an increased risk of the bone disease osteoporosis. Research shows that long-term use of ... Read more...

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Six Somali pirates get death sentence in Yemen


May 18th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), May 18 (DPA) A Yemeni state security court Tuesday convicted six Somalis to death, and sentenced six others to 10 years in jail, for attacking two Yemeni oil tankers and ... Read more...

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Fans invited to send good luck messages to sides in World 20-20


April 13th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr.13 (ANI): Cricket fans are being offered a unique opportunity to inspire their team to victory at the ICC World Twenty20 2010.In keeping with this event as a fun-filled celebration ... Read more...

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Easter Sunday: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered


April 4th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 04 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been a very busy week. Traveling with the controversial, self-proclaimed "King of Kings" or "Son of God" has been quite an experience! First there was ... Read more...

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Rupert Grint talks about his ‘traumatic’ first on-screen sex scene


April 2nd, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 02 (ANI): Harry Potter star Rupert Grint has revealed that he had a traumatic experience doing his first sex scene in new film 'Cherrybomb'.The actor said that his co-star Kimberley ... Read more...

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Dentists can help identify patients at risk of heart attack


November 26th, 2009 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Dentists can help identify patients who are likely to die of a heart attack or stroke, says a Swedish study. The study involved 200 men and women aged over ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Striker Rooney warned over ref jibe


November 10th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 10 (DPA) Wayne Rooney was warned by the Football Association after mouthing the words "12 men" into a television camera after Manchester United's 1-0 defeat to Chelsea. United were furious ... Read more...

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Six Malaysians who dragged cow’s head charged with sedition


September 9th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 9 (IANS) A Malaysian court Wednesday charged six men with sedition for dragging a cow's head during a street protest and then stamping and spitting on it. Six other people ... Read more...

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