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Zoo keepers use iPads, apps for apes


September 4th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jakarta, Sept 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Not only have humans been found to have an interest on electronic gadgets, but it has also been discovered that the apes in zoos have developed passion ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Drunk man chokes 70,000 chickens to death in US


August 29th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) A man in the US has been charged with killing 70,000 chickens in a single booze-fuelled night.Joshua Shelton, 21, cut off power to a battery chicken ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Too famous to be in public: Emma Watson


August 21st, 2012 - 3:00 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 21 (IANS) "Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson says it's a struggle for her to be out in public as she is too famous."If I went somewhere busy, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Initial college years weren’t easy: Watson


August 18th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson reveals that her initial years at the university "weren't easy" because she couldn't spend a lot of time with a solid group of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Peter Andre learns to be an ideal boyfriend


August 15th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 15 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre is hosting TV show "Bad Boyfriend Club" and says that it is helping him improve himself and become a "perfect date" for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Olympic 5,000m: Ethiopia’s Defar stuns Dibaba for gold


August 11th, 2012 - 6:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ethiopia's 2004 gold medallist Meseret Defar regained her Olympic 5,000 metres title Friday, powering dramatically past defending champion Tirunesh Dibaba in the final straight.Defar accelerated ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sleeping pills harmful in long run


August 10th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 10 (IANS) Sleeping spills are "counter-productive" and offer no real benefit in treating insomnia, says a sleep expert."Most people who take hypnotic (sleep inducing) drugs still have ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Pakistani Rangers fire at Indian posts in Jammu


August 6th, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 6 (IANS) Pakistani Rangers had opened "unprovoked firing" at two Indian border posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Arnia sector, Border Security Force (BSF) officials said Monday.According to officials, ... Read more...

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Four killed in China stabbing, arson attack


August 4th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 4 (IANS) Four people were killed in a suspected stabbing and arson attack in northeast China's Heilongjiang province Saturday, police said.The incident took place in a residential area ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Maharashtra opposition creates ruckus, assembly adjourned (Lead)


July 9th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Opposition parties stalled proceedings in the Maharashtra assembly over a number of issues on the first day of the monsoon session here Monday.Getting off to a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ruckus in Maharashtra assembly on monsoon session opener


July 9th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) The Maharashtra assembly's monsoon session got off to a stormy start Monday with the opposition creating a ruckus over various issues ,including the state secretariat fire ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Putin, Obama meet constructive : Kremlin aide


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Barack Obama had a "constructive and frank" meeting, showing a desire of both the leaders to strengthen ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Boca beat Universidad in Copa Libertadores semis


June 15th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 15 (IANS) Goals on either side of the break from Santiago Silva and Juan Sanchez Mino gave Argentine club Boca Juniors a 2-0 victory over Universidad ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Euro 2012 Warm-up: Ireland-Hungary play goalless draw


June 5th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Budapest, June 5 (IANS) Ireland drew 0-0 with Hungary in their last warm-up game before the UEFA Euro 2012 football championships beginning in Poland and Ukraine Friday.Hungary, who failed to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lanus football fan shot dead by hooligans


May 27th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 27 (IANS) An Argentine football fan was shot dead and five others were injured during a fight between rival hooligans on the outskirts of Buenos Aires.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Stink again disrupts Rajya Sabha sitting


May 18th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) A stink in the Rajya Sabha again Friday forced the upper house to be adjourned twice for nearly half an hour.A week after half ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lotus team second in qualifying session


May 18th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Nurburgring (Germany), May 18 (IANS) The Lotus Sport UK pairing of Sailesh Bolisetti and Phil Glew qualified sixth (race one) and second (race two) in the British GT4 championship, here ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rajya Sabha adjourned after stink - literally (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha had to be adjourned twice Thursday after members complained of a foul smell that they suspected could be a gas leak.Halfway through ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rajya Sabha adjourned after suspected gas leak


May 10th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned briefly Thursday after members smelt gas and suspected a leak.Members suspected that the smell may be due to a gas ... Read more...

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India thrash Sri Lanka 11-0 in Junior Asia Cup


May 4th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Malacca (Malaysia), May 4 (IANS) India thrashed Sri Lanka 11-0 in their opening match of the 7th Junior Men's Asia Cup Hockey Tournament here Friday.India, two time champions, scored through ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Two dozen injured as elephant runs amok


May 2nd, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), May 2 (IANS) Close to two dozen people were injured Wednesday as an elephant participating in the Thrissur Pooram festival ran amok, police said.Inspector General of Police S. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

500-km human chain for Indian fishermen’s sake


April 28th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 28 (IANS) More than half a million people Saturday formed a 500-km-long human chain running from Kerala to Tamil Nadu to press for the safety and security of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Metro to begin an hour earlier for MCD polls


April 11th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Metro services in the capital will begin an hour earlier from the normal start of 6 a.m. to facilitate the staff deputed for conducting the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

30 percent of global web traffic is porn


April 9th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Around 30 percent of all internet traffic is pornography, and the biggest porn site gets over four billion page views and 350 million unique visits ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Bal Hanuman 4′ ready for release (With Images)


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Producer-director Pankaj Sharma is ready with "Bal Hanuman 4-Attack of the Universe", the fourth edition of the 3D animation movie "Bal Hanuman" series, and says ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Geelani questioned by police


March 7th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani was Wednesday questioned here for recommending a Pakistani visa for a suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist arrested for allegedly plotting ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kiran Reddy seeks time from Telangana employees


March 5th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 5 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Monday said the government was waiting for the high court's consent to implement an agreement reached with ... Read more...

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Levante back to top four in Spanish Primera Liga


February 26th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 26 (IANS) Levante moved back into the top four of the Spanish Primera Liga with a 2-1 win away against Espanyol.Espanyol begun the day in fourth place in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Dutch Prince Friso buried by avalanche in Austria, in critical condition


February 17th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Dutch Prince Johan Friso was critically injured on late Friday afternoon when he was buried by an avalanche in western Austria, the Dutch government said. He was skiing ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Bengal bars media conference at the assembly, CPI-M objects


February 10th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 10 (IANS) The West Bengal assembly Friday barred press conferences at the media centre in the assembly premises when the house is not in session, drawing protests ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fireman as ATC! Tirupati airport officials to face action


February 3rd, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) A senior airport official and a helpful a fireman at the Tirupati airport guided a Jet Airways flight carrying around 60 passengers to land January 9 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Labradoodle dog saves owner after ravine fall


January 26th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Labradoodle dog named Monty became the hero when it saved the owner who had fell down a ravine. 73-year-old Maurice Holder suffered unconsciousness following the fall.... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Bilbao reach Copa del Rey semis


January 26th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 26 (IANS) Athletic Club Bilbao qualified for the semifinals of the Spanish Copa del Rey football competition with a 1-0 win away to Mallorca.Ivan Ramis' own goal 15 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gomez opens the scoring against India


January 10th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Bayern Munich and Germany forward Mario Gomez opened the scoring for the visitors against India in Bhaichung Bhutia's farewell match at the Jawaharlal Nehru ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Keith Richards undergoes laser eye surgery


January 7th, 2012 - 7:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Rolling Stones' Keith Richards has undergone laser eye surgery to get rid of his glasses.The legendary rocker has survived years of drug and alcohol abuse, and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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