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Ronnie Barker’s son Adam Barker arrested after years of being on the run


July 24th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ronnie Barker’s son Adam Barker arrested after being on the run for a number of years. It may be recalled that he was arrested in 2003 on ... Read more...

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Hooker Donna Asutaits jailed for tax evasion


July 10th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) High-class hooker Donna Asutaits has been jailed for tax evasion. She, herself said that she had been in this business for around a decade.Donna used to charge ... Read more...

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Toll rise to 32 in Maharashtra bus accident (Second Lead)


June 16th, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) At least 32 people were killed and 15 injured when a private passenger bus carrying pilgrims to Shirdi fell off a river bridge near Osmanabad town ... Read more...

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30 pilgrims dead in Maharashtra bus accident (Lead)


June 16th, 2012 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) At least 30 people were killed and 14 injured when a private bus carrying pilgrims fell off a river bridge near Osmanabad town early Saturday, police ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse’s life-size statue to be put up in Camden


June 8th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Camden, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amy Winehouse is dead but her legacy and her music lives on. There are plans afoot to be put up her life-sized statue in Camden.The exact place ... Read more...

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John Travolta faces the public for the first time since his scandal


June 8th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor John Travolta made his first public appearance yesterday after news of his sex scandal broke. He appeared at the 40th AFI Awards to honor actress ... Read more...

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Briton enjoys 50 years’ solitude on island


April 27th, 2012 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) A Briton from Yorkshire has made an island in the Seychelles his home and been enjoying living there for half a century. He spends his days ... Read more...

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BJP’s Uma calculations go wrong


March 6th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Brought back to the party fold with an eye to backward caste votes, Uma Bharti's presence does not seem to have helped the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Won’t blame Uma Bharti for UP results: Anurag Thakur


March 6th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Anurag Thakur Tuesday said the results in Uttar Pradesh were "not encouraging". But he refused to blame Uma Bharti ... Read more...

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Uma Bharti to cast her vote in Lucknow


February 19th, 2012 - 2:04 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 19 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) star campaigner Uma Bharti, who migrated from neighbouring Madhya Pradesh to make Uttar Pradesh her political abode, will cast her vote ... Read more...

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Kerala gives nod to personal rapid transit system


February 9th, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 8 (IANS) The Kerala cabinet Wednesday gave the nod for the formation of a new company, based on private-public participation, to set up a state of the art ... Read more...

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Is Punxsutawney Phil going to predict arrival of spring on GroundHog’s Day?


February 2nd, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Punxsutawney, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) All gates in Pennsylvania lead to Gobbler’s Knob on the 2nd of February for Groundhog’s Day. It is an annual tradition since 1887 in which people travel ... Read more...

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More snow in Dalai Lama’s abode (Lead)


January 19th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 19 (IANS) McLeodganj, the abode of the Dalai Lama in Himachal Pradesh, was covered in white again Thursday, with more than one foot of snow. Lower areas like ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s abode gets more snow


January 19th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 19 (IANS) McLeodganj, the abode of the Dalai Lama in Himachal Pradesh, was covered in white again Thursday, with more than one feet of snow.The Dhauladhar ranges of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Coke’s secret recipe shifted to a new abode


December 13th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For 125 years, Coca Cola has been successful in keeping its recipe for the brand coke as a secret. There have been many speculations about the ... Read more...

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Michael Lohan’s girlfriend Kate Major facing eviction notice


October 28th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that all hell has broken loose for actress Lindsay Lohan’s father – Michael Lohan. In the recent past, he has been arrested twice and now ... Read more...

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Sai Baba devotees celebrate Avataar declaration day


October 20th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 20 (IANS) Avataar declaration day, the first after spiritual guru Sathya Sai Baba's demise, was celebrated Thursday with prayers in this Andhra Pradesh pilgrim town.Special prayers ... Read more...

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Tearful farewell to Durga, 600 idols immersed in Yamuna


October 6th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The drum beats and the dancing peaked and the tears flowed freely. Thousands of Bengalis and others in the capital bid an emotional farewell to ... Read more...

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Ajmer set to host first global Sufi fest


September 22nd, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Qawwali, ghazals, discussions and Sufi music will be offered at the first edition of the International Sufi Festival Oct 21-27 in Ajmer, Rajasthan.The week-long event will ... Read more...

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100,000 devotees take dip in Himachal lake


September 5th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 5 (IANS) Over 100,000 devotees, mainly from the plains of north India, took a dip in the glacier-fed holy Manimahesh Lake in Himachal Pradesh Monday and ... Read more...

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Shiva’s mace procession begins in Himachal


August 29th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 29 (IANS) The procession of the holy mace of Lord Shiva during the Manimahesh pilgrimage started from here Monday amidst beating of drums and playing of ... Read more...

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Roman Abramovich unable to dock his ‘Eclipse’ yacht as it is too big


August 25th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is not a happy man these days as his yacht named Eclipse is apparently too big to dock at the Millionaire’s quay. His ... Read more...

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Manimahesh pilgrimage begins in Himachal


August 22nd, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 22 (IANS) The 15-day Manimahesh pilgrimage in the interiors of Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district started Monday with authorities expecting 700,000 devotees, an official said.The pilgrimage that ... Read more...

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Garbage girl in a new clean cause


August 17th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 17 (IANS) She might be known as the 'garbage girl' of the mountains but her intentions are unquestionably clean.British national Jodie Underhill, 35, is pledged to ... Read more...

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Ready for epic journey to Lhasa: new Tibetan PM


August 8th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Aug 8 (IANS) The Dalai Lama was ready to embark on an epic journey back to Lhasa, Lobsang Sangay said Monday, as he took over as the new prime ... Read more...

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Slain RTI activist’s father wants action against MP


August 1st, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 1 (IANS) Slain RTI activist Amit Jethwa's father has accused BJP MP Dinubhai Solanki for the murder of his son and cited several incidents in support of his ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse’ autopsy is inconclusive


July 26th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The autopsy that was conducted on the 27 years old singer Amy Winehouse has unfortunately proved inconclusive. So now it is not known what was the exact ... Read more...

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Heading for ‘Shiva’s home’ - to keep it clean (Feature)


July 18th, 2011 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), July 18 (IANS) Before the pilgrims make their progress, anti-waste campaigners are heading for Manimahesh Lake at 13,500 feet, which affords splendid views of Lord Shiva's mythical ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

300 criminals untraceable in Britain: Indian-origin MP


June 26th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) British police have no clue about the whereabouts of over 300 criminals, leading an Indian-origin MP to term it an "absolute outrage".The list of absconding people ... Read more...

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Lakhs witness deities’ bathing ritual in Puri


June 15th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 15 (IANS) Over 200,000 devotees from various parts of the country converged in Orissa's temple town of Puri Wednesday and witnessed the bathing ritual of three deities that ... Read more...

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Disabled dog’s wheelchair is stolen, company donates a new one


June 7th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Hampshire, June 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A New Hampshire company came to the rescue of a disabled dog, whose wheelchair had been stolen. The owner of the dog – David Feeney was ... Read more...

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VIPs get quick glimpse of Sai Baba while devotees wait hours


April 25th, 2011 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), April 25 (IANS) As thousands of devotees stood in serpentine queues through the night and early Monday outside Prashanti Nilayam for a glimpse of their 'god' Sathya ... Read more...

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Arundhati Roy loses appeal to retain Pachmarhi wildlife holiday home


April 23rd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
A government ruling has confirmed that only tribesmen with inherited plots can build on land setaside for the Pachmarhi wildlife sanctuary where Roy has her abode.The reserved area is home ... Read more...

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Devotees pray for recovery of ailing Sathya Sai Baba


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), Apr 22 (ANI): Scores of devotees assembled here on Friday to pray for the well-being of prominent religious leader Sathya Sai Baba amid reports that his health continues to ... Read more...

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Von Teese’s dating nightmare


April 9th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) American actress Dita Von Teese likes vintage designs and her worst nightmare would be to date someone who didn't appreciate her taste in vintage, colourful interior ... Read more...

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