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Alcoholism nearly cost Cicinho his career


August 2nd, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS) Former Brazil defender Cicinho has admitted his alcohol addiction almost cost him his career in football.The 32-year-old, now playing with Brazilian Serie A ... Read more...

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At least 7 Indians killed in Nepal plane crash (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) At least seven Indians were among those killed when an airplane carrying 21 people crashed on a cliff in western Nepal, less than seven months after ... Read more...

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Seven Indians die in Nepal plane crash (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Seven Indians were among the 19 people killed Monday when their aircraft crashed in western Nepal, media reports said.The aeroplane belonging to Agni Air crashed in ... Read more...

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Screening of ‘Havai Dada’ cheers up disabled kids


September 17th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) A special screening of "Havai Dada", a film starring Anupam Kher and Tanuja, here Saturday cheered up disabled children from non-profit organisation ADAPT, formerly called ... Read more...

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Man arrested for allegedly groping British Airways flight attendant


May 4th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 4 (ANI): A man has been arrested after he allegedly groped a British Airways flight attendant while she was serving coffee.According to the UK's Daily Mail, Iurii Chumak, 52, allegedly ... Read more...

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Most Brits risking hearing with MP3 volumes louder than pneumatic drill


May 3rd, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that millions of Britons are risking their hearing by listening to music at a volume louder than that of a pneumatic drill.One in ... Read more...

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Air travel ‘is 22 times more safer than driving a car’


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
A recent study conducted by US National Safety Council has found that air travel is 22 times safer than travelling by car.In addition, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have ... Read more...

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Missile-Like Object Over California Was Plane Contrail, Pentagon Says


November 11th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The streaks that was visible over the Californian sky on Monday that nothing but a condensation trail that was left by an aircraft, Pentagon officials have ... Read more...

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World’s first 3D printed fully functioning hybrid car


November 4th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 04 (ANI): Two firms in the US have collaborated to develop a car built entirely by a 3D printer.Urbee was made using additive manufacturing processes, which prints layer upon layer ... Read more...

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Virgin Galactic’s spaceship makes first solo test flight


October 11th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Experiencing those few minutes of weightlessness on Virgin Galactic's suborbital spaceship-Enterprise-would soon become a reality, as the spaceship has made its first solo test flight in California.The ... Read more...

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Soon, fly from Oz to NYC in 12 mins flat or soar like a bird in see-through craft!


September 24th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 24 (ANI): Boeing Australia's President, Ian Thomas, has said that although Airbus' "invisible" concept, which aims to build planes that have a completely transparent fuselage, sounds "interesting", he would be ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks expose: Intelligence gathering to get tougher


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) The WikiLeaks expose of over 90,000 uncensored intelligence documents is likely to lead to more controls in intelligence gathering in war-ravaged Afghanistan, says an expert. Bruce Riedel, ... Read more...

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William Shatner says he is a technology disaster


August 2nd, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 02 (ANI): William Shatner has said that he is so bad at technology that he once believed that he forced a plane to land in the wrong country only because ... Read more...

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Flying car soon to become reality


July 1st, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) A car which can fly if caught in a traffic jam is soon to become a reality as the US aviation authority has given its nod for commercial ... Read more...

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Terrafugia Transition ‘flying car’ gets go-ahead from US air authorities


June 29th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29(ANI): The Terrafugia Transition, a light aircraft that can convert into a road-legal automobile, is to go into production after being given a special weight exemption by the US Federal ... Read more...

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Goce satellite data allows boffins to map Earth’s gravitational pull


June 29th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 29 (ANI): Data gathered by the European Space Agency's Goce satellite has allowed scientists to draw a map that traces the pull of gravity across the globe.Known as a ... Read more...

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Terrorists in Britain’s high-security prison planned to ‘escape in an aeroplane’


June 6th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): Terrorists incarcerated in one of Britain's top high-security prisons has hatched a preposterous escape plot that entails their flight to freedom in an aeroplane.The plan includes smuggling the ... Read more...

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Drunk passengers prompt unexpected plane landing in China


May 27th, 2010 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 27 (DPA) An aeroplane travelling from Taiwan to Russia was forced to make a stopover in China after five heavily intoxicated Russians assaulted the crew, media reports said Thursday. The aircraft ... Read more...

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John Travolta’s Heart Breaks After Pet Death


May 19th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Maine, May 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ace actor John Travolta is very sad these days and the reason which makes him cry is the death of his two pet dogs in ... Read more...

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Smallville Season 9 Ends On A High Note


May 15th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Los Angeles, May 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Smallville" concluded its season 9 yesterday and is all set to begin the next season with a bang. The last episode of season 9 ... Read more...

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‘How could he inflict such a painful death to my child’, asks Gurshan Singh’s mum


March 11th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 11(ANI): Three-year-old Indian toddler Gurshan Singh's mother has said that she was horrified by her boy's death and cannot understand how anyone could have hurt her little boy.Speaking over ... Read more...

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‘Islamic’ gangs took over British underworld following 9/11 ‘fear’: Ex-gangster


February 15th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15(ANI): Muslim gang members in Britain have claimed that a post-9/11 fear of terrorism has allowed them to develop a stranglehold in the criminal community.A 21-year-old Asian ex-gang member, ... Read more...

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Brosnan couldn’t digest Craig as Bond


January 28th, 2010 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Former 007 star Pierce Brosnan has revealed that he was disappointed at being replaced by Daniel Craig to play secret agent James Bond in the super spy ... Read more...

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Delhi woefully unprepared for potential terror attack during CWG: Expert


January 9th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 9(ANI): Leading international security consultant Lloyd Bromfield has warned that Delhi Commonwealth Games is not safe as the city is not adequately prepared for a potential terror attack.Bromfield, who has ... Read more...

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Japanese engineer sets paper plane flight record


December 28th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): A Japanese engineer has set a world flight record for a hand-folded paper plane, which remained airborne for 26.1 seconds.Takuo Toda used a plane specially designed for "long ... Read more...

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From director of ‘Hellboy’ comes a trilogy on vampires


December 18th, 2009 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Oscar-winning Mexican director Guillermo del Toro, known for making films like "Pan's Labyrinth" and "Hellboy", is all ready to spook the audience, but this time ... Read more...

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Naval version of India’s indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas begins test flight


December 9th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Vasco (Goa), Dec 9 (ANI): The test flight of India's naval version of indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas began at the naval air station INS Hansa here on Tuesday.The LCA, a project ... Read more...

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The Brit gran who snores louder than jet plane!


October 16th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Jenny Chapman of Deeping St James, Cambs, has been identified as the loudest snoring Brit - her snores can even drown the sound of low flying jet.Jenny's snores ... Read more...

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Snapper convinced he photographed UFO over St Paul’s Cathedral


September 18th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 18 (ANI): A Brit amateur photographer, who was taking photographs for a competition, is convinced that he has snapped a UFO flying over St Paul's Cathedral.Tim Letten, 43, from Essex, ... Read more...

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Universe’s mysterious flux arises from exploding stars, not dark matter


August 12th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Stockholm, August 12 (ANI): A team of scientists has established that a mysterious flux of particles in the Universe originates from exploding stars, rather than being proof of dark matter.Several independent studies ... Read more...

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Jinnah’s ‘penniless’ great grandson finally gets his maiden flight


June 29th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, June 29 (ANI): Pakistan's Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah's penniless great grandson travelled for the first time on an aeroplane on Sunday.Aslam Jinnah, who is the son of Jinnah's niece, got ... Read more...

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27 BBC top bosses earn more than the British Prime Minister!


June 26th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): The salaries of the BBC's 50 top-earning managers showed that 27 of them earn more than the British Prime Minister's 195,000 pounds salary.The documents showed the BBC's Director ... Read more...

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Solar plane to soon fly around the world


June 26th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): Bertrand Picard, a Swiss adventurer is all set to unveil a prototype of a solar-powered plane he hopes eventually to fly around the world.According to a report ... Read more...

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New aeroplane seat designs give sleepy travellers more room


June 23rd, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 23 (ANI): Sleep while you fly - that's the inspiration behind a new range of airplane seats designed by a British designer.Emil Jacob believes while it isn't possible to extend ... Read more...

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Experience ‘high-flying’ holiday in Boeing aeroplane hotel suite!


April 24th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): If you are in Costa Rica and looking for a 'high-flying' holiday experience, then check into a luxurious new hotel suite in the country that is built inside ... Read more...

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