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Beyonce parts ways with Kim Kardashian


September 4th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been reported that Beyonce and Kim Kardashian are no longer friends. Despite Kim Kardashian’s boyfriend being the best of friends with Beyonce’s husband, it ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Surajkund Mela to go international


June 7th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 7 (IANS) The famous Surajkund Crafts Mela will be upgraded as an international event and known as Surajkund International Crafts Mela from February next year, a Haryana tourism ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

China, India, Japan cooperate in naval escorts


April 1st, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 1 (IANS) China, India and Japan are cooperating while providing international naval escort, a Chinese defence ministry spokesman has said.China announced its escort schedule in time and India ... Read more...

Posted in World |

It’s a boy for Ganesh Hegde, Sunayna


February 28th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Choreographer Ganesh Hegde and his wife Sunayna have become proud parents of a son, who has been named Giann.The couple, who tied the knot in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Big B happy India is polio-free


February 26th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan, who is a Unicef goodwill ambassador, is happy India is a polio-free nation now and says it is the result of hard work ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Awards important, but Ranbir prefers filmmaking


January 18th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor, who recently bagged a Screen award for the best actor for a powerful performance in "Rockstar", says winning honours is important, but the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Messi named ambassador of his native town Rosario


December 31st, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Dec 31 (IANS) Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi was named "Rosario's ambassador in the world" during a ceremony in his native town, about 300 km from Buenos Aires."It's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pakistan a permanent member of UN scientific body


December 11th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Dec 11 (IANS) The UN General Assembly has unanimously decided to appoint Pakistan a permanent member of the UN Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation(UNSCEAR), Geo ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pakistan re-elected to Unesco executive board


November 3rd, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 3 (IANS) Pakistan has been re-elected to the executive board of the Paris-headquartered UN Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco), a statement said Thursday.Pakistan secured 156 votes out ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Australia to boost diplomatic presence in China


October 20th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Oct 20 (IANS) Australia will boost its diplomatic presence in China, a senior official said Thursday.Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) Secretary Dennis Richardson said Australia's representation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spend more on fighting deforestation: Greenpeace tells Mexico


October 20th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 20 (IANS/EFE) Greenpeace called on Mexican lawmakers to allocate more funds to combating deforestation, saying nearly a half-million hectares were being lost annually.Of the 6.81 billion pesos ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

1985 Chicago Bears all set to visit the White House


September 22nd, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Sept 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Better late than never” must be on the lips of the members of the 1985 Bears team. They are finally getting the acknowledgement and the honor ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Improve people’s condition for peace: Gilani


August 19th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that terrorism cannot be eradicated unless people's living conditions are improved.Gilani said the world cannot enjoy enduring peace ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Supreme Court notice to poll panel on EVMs


July 25th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday directed the Election Commission to decide on a petiton seeking provisions for instant verification of votes cast through electronic voting machines ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Land allotments again haunt Yeddyurappa


July 4th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 4 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday said he had allotted residential plots in Mysore to four of his relatives on "compassionate grounds".The chief minister's acknowledgement came ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

One mn Indians to be enrolled per day for unique identity


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 23 (IANS) A whopping one million Indians will be enrolled each day by October for issuing unique identification number (UID) under the Aadhar scheme to cover about 60 ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

An identity crisis for tribal communities


April 18th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
By Baljeet KumarNew Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): Today, there are several regions, many of them forested and inhabited by the tribal communities, which have become flash-points of violence where Naxalism has taken ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Mumbai MP wants Team India felicitated in parliament


April 4th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) Following India's cricket World Cup victory, senior Congress MP from north Mumbai Sanjay Nirupam Monday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh requesting him to honour ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Opponents say Thai PM can lose job over British citizenship acknowledgement


February 25th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok, Feb 25 (ANI): The political opponents of Thailand Prime Minister Abhisit Vejajjiva have said that he could lose his job over his acknowledgement that he also retains a British citizenship.Yesterday, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak’s arrest of murder-accused diplomat ‘violation of Vienna Convention’: US


February 4th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 4(ANI): The United States has forcefully presented its case for the double murder-accused American official's immunity under the Vienna Convention, saying that Pakistan's Foreign Office does not grant diplomatic status ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Manmohan Singh proud of Indians community’s contribution in Malaysia


January 9th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 9 (ANI): Talking to a 240-member delegation led by Malaysia's special envoy for infrastructure Samy Vellu in Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) in New Delhi, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan ... Read more...

Posted in National |

PDP flays rejection of armed forces’ reduction in Kashmir


January 4th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 3 (IANS) By ruling out reduction of troops and revocation of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir, the central government is compromising the democratic ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BJP wants government to ratify UN convention against graft


December 4th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Accusing the government of delaying the ratification of the UN Convention against Corruption, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday demanded that steps should be taken to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Reality that US forces are in for long haul in Afghanistan starting to set in’


November 18th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): US President Barack Obama is likely to make his clearest acknowledgement so far at a summit in Lisbon this weekend, that lasting gains in Afghanistan may take ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NYT to Start e-book Best Seller List


November 12th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Times has announced on Wednesday that in acknowledgement of the huge growing sales of e-books and such, they are going to begin publication of a ... Read more...

Posted in Books, World News |

EVMs should provide acknowledgement of choice to voter: BJP (Lead)


October 4th, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday told the Election Commission that it should evolve a mechanism to ensure that a voter using the Electronic Voting Machine ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Zac Efron wants to bare all for a film


September 18th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Hollywood actor Zac Efron says he is mentally prepared to bare all for a film but only when he puts on a few kilos. "It would be funny ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Worried PCB’s huddle with team, Pak envoy to UK to prepare for next NOTW salvo


September 10th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sept 10 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board officials convened a detailed meeting with the team members and the country's envoy to UK before arriving back from England, after reports of a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gandhi statue unveiled at Australian university


September 7th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 7 (IANS) A statue of Mahatma Gandhi has been unveiled at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, as a symbol of Australia's close relations with the Indian community. The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Five in 10 Brits prefer to say ‘cheers’ instead of ‘thank you’: Study


August 24th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.24 (ANI): Research suggests that today's Britons are no longer capable of saying 'thank you', and would prefer to say 'cheers' as a gesture of gratitude.Forty per cent of those polled ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spain hauls Google on Street View


August 18th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Spain has taken on internet search giant Google over alleged privacy violations during Street View's mapping. The Daily Telegraph reported that a Madrid judge ordered a Google representative to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Delhi has 65,000 fake ration cards meant for poor, court told


July 21st, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) There are around 65,000 holders of fake below poverty line (BPL) ration cards in the capital, the Delhi High Court was informed Wednesday. The existence of such a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bush Confirmed Water Boarding Of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed


June 4th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The former US president George Bush is getting into the rubber chicken circuit, while anticipating the release of his book ‘Decision Points’, which ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

101 tribal couples tie nuptial knot in Siliguri at mass wedding ceremony


May 24th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
Terrari (North Bengal), May 24 (ANI): Over a hundred couples belonging to different tribal communities tied the nuptial knot at a mass wedding ceremony in Siliguri this weekend.Guruji Pranimi Trust that ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pope says that biggest threat is ’sin within the church’


May 12th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Lisbon, May 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Pope said on Tuesday that the sex abuse scandal that has rocked the church should make the leaders acknowledge that the biggest threat comes from ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

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