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Four arrested in connection with suicide of 17-year-old girl


September 14th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Four men were arrested and remanded to judicial custody in a case relating to the suicide of a 17-year-old girl in Krishna Nagar in South ... Read more...

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Sachin Tendulkar joins Facebook


September 10th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar Monday joined the social networking site Facebook, attracting over 4.4 lakh 'Likes' within a few hours."I'll like to welcome you ... Read more...

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Surprised to receive the Dronacharya Award, says Fernandez


August 24th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Cuban boxing coach Blas Iglesias Fernandez was pleasantly surprised to know that he is the first foreign coach in India to receive the prestigious Dronacharya ... Read more...

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Scorsese faces lawsuit for delayed project


August 24th, 2012 - 8:00 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (IANS) Director Martin Scorsese is facing a lawsuit for not helming a project that he agreed to do 22 years ago.The lawsuit has been filed by ... Read more...

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Assad offers Eid prayers


August 19th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, Aug 19 (IANS) Syrian state TV Sunday aired live footage of embattled President Bashar al-Assad performing special prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, in a rare public appearance in ... Read more...

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Denise Welch engaged


August 19th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Actress Denise Welch, who separated from Tim Healy in February after 22 years of marriage, has got engaged to Lincoln Townley, who is 15 years ... Read more...

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Syrian vice president defects: Rebels


August 18th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) One of two deputies of embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has defected and fled the country for Jordan, an opposition spokesman said Saturday.Vice President Farouq ... Read more...

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Ketan Mehta finalises Nawazuddin for ‘Mountain Man’


August 17th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Director Ketan Mehta has chosen Nawazuddin Siddhiqui to act in his upcoming film "Mountain Man", a biopic on a Bihar-based labourer who did the herculean task ... Read more...

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Salman’s fans have given him the best Eidi: Sohail Khan


August 17th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Filmmaker-actor Sohail Khan is happy at the stupendous opening of "Ek Tha Tiger" and says it's the best "Eidi" Salman Khan's fans could give him."It's ... Read more...

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Rahul Roy not keen to do special role in ‘Ashiqui 2′


August 16th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Actor Rahul Roy, whose superhit debut film "Aashiqui" is being remade by the Bhatt camp, is not keen for any special appearance in the movie and ... Read more...

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Taylor Swift beats Lady Gaga record and sets new iTunes Record


August 15th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taylor Swift’s fans just proved to be more aggressive than Lady Gaga’s little monsters as they helped her beat Lady Gaga by breaking her iTunes record. ... Read more...

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Amish report staggering growth in Midwest


August 8th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ohio, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a new census carried out by researchers from Ohio state university, the Amish have been found to be one of the fastest growing religious groups ... Read more...

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Boyle dating Dawson?


August 5th, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Oscar winning director Danny Boyle is reportedly dating actress Rosario Dawson, who is 22 years younger.The 55-year-old "Slumdog Millionaire" director and Rosario were seen holding ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle dating ‘Sin City’ star


August 5th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle is reportedly dating "Sin City" actress Rosario Dawson, who is 22 years his junior.The two were spotted sharing a tender kiss, reports ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart’s Producer: ‘Her affair was not sexual’


July 31st, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kristen Stewart did not have sex with her director Rupert Sanders. This is according to director Giovanni Agnelli. Kristen who is 22 years old, cheated on ... Read more...

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Can’t fleece plot seekers, consumer court warns land agencies


July 26th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In a ruling with far-reaching implications for those entering into land deals, the apex consumer court has said an agency that has failed to deliver ... Read more...

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Depp reprises Edward Scissorhands role


July 13th, 2012 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Actor Johnny Depp has reprised his role as Edward Scissorhands for an upcoming episode of "Family Guy".The 49-year-old has returned to the role for the ... Read more...

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‘Aashiqui 2′ bold move by Vishesh Films: Rahul Roy


July 12th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Actor Rahul Roy, who embarked on his acting journey with "Aashiqui" 22 years ago, says it is a bold move by Vishesh Films to make "Aashiqui ... Read more...

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New US ambassador takes office in Myanmar


July 11th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, July 11 (IANS) Newly-appointed US Ambassador Derek J. Mitchell presented his credentials to Myanmar President U Thein Sein in Nay Pyi Taw Wednesday.This signified the re-establishment of diplomatic relations ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Buxom Bandit’ Tonee Walker turns herself in to the police


July 10th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, July 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ‘Buxom Bandit’ Tonee Walker has turned herself in to the police. She was on the run since she tried to rob a gas station on the 2nd ... Read more...

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Paes confirms participation at London Olympics


June 29th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Leander Paes has confirmed he will compete in his sixth Olympics in London, saying his job was to play sports and not politics.Paes had threatened ... Read more...

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Sarabjit’s family elated in Punjab


June 26th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, June 26 (IANS) The family members of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who was convicted and sentenced to death on charges of terrorism in Pakistan, Tuesday said they were happy ... Read more...

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Man bites police dog’s ear off


June 20th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wilmington, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In some bizarre news, a man bit off the ear of a police dog. Apparently the police were on the lookout for a suspect and the suspect ... Read more...

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CRPF constable shoots self in Srinagar


June 14th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 14 (IANS) A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constable Thursday committed suicide here by shooting himself with his rifle, police said."Today, CRPF constable Santosh Kumar, of 61 battalion, ... Read more...

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In Rajya Sabha, Tendulkar to help other sports too (Second Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, who took oath Monday as a Rajya Sabha member, vowed to help other sports as well and said he would ... Read more...

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Sachin enters Rajya Sabha, wants to help sports (Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar Monday took oath as a Rajya Sabha member and said he was now in a better position not only to help ... Read more...

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Police bust bike-lifter gang in Gurgaon


June 1st, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 1 (IANS) The Special Cell of Gurgaon police arrested four people, including two final year college students, on charges of lifting two-wheelers, police said Friday.The police also recovered ... Read more...

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Clinton calls Suu Kyi on sanction decision


May 22nd, 2012 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has informed Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the recent US decision to ease sanctions on the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

MCA bans Shah Rukh from Wankhede; experts call it a rare decision (Roundup)


May 18th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) Friday punished Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan for his alleged misbehaviour. Experts say it is a first-of-its-kind decision when a ... Read more...

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Goa, Punjab results disappointing; UP vote share up: Sonia (Third Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) In her first address to party MPs since the poor showing in the assembly polls, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Wednesday expressed her deep disappointment ... Read more...

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Apex court notice on nurses’ harassment


May 7th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central and state governments on a petition seeking a shield for nurses against alleged harassment by some ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi indicates major shakeup in Uttar Pradesh Congress


May 2nd, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 2 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Wednesday dropped enough hints about a major shake up in the Uttar Pradesh unit of the party, saying no one ... Read more...

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Tendulkar says no to politics after RS nomination (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 1 (IANS) Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar Tuesday broke his silence over his Rajya Sabha nomination, saying he was honoured by the Indian government's offer but he would ... Read more...

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Sachin says honoured by RS seat, but no politics


May 1st, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 1 (IANS) Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar Tuesday broke his silence over his Rajya Sabha nomination, saying he was honoured by the Indian government's offer but that he ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi to visit Amethi April 30-May 2


April 26th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 26 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi would be in his Amethi parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh from April 30-May 2. This would be his first visit ... Read more...

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