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Kerala’s tourism institute to get UNWTO affiliation


September 21st, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 (IANS) The state-owned Kerala Institute of Tourism and Travel Studies (KITTS) is all set to get affiliation from the World Tourism Organisation (WTO), the agency of the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Vaishno Devi Gurukul gets affiliated to Varanasi varsity


September 11th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 11 (IANS) The Mata Vaishno Devi Gurukul (Vedic School), set up to promote the Sanskrit language and Vedic culture, Tuesday got "prestigious" affiliation to Sampuranand Sanskrit University, Varanasi, ... Read more...

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Pakistani Army offers to probe bus passengers’ killing


March 1st, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) The Pakistani Army has offered to assist in the investigation into Tuesday's sectarian killing in which 18 bus passengers were shot dead on the Karakoram ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Two suspected militants killed in Assam


February 20th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 20 (IANS) Two suspected militants were shot dead by security forces in Assam's Goalpara district early Monday after they opened fire at a checkpoint, officials said.The exchange of ... Read more...

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‘IOA unaware of Ethics Commission showcause notice’


January 24th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) acting president Vijay Kumar Malhotra Tuesday rubbished allegations made by senior member and eminent lawyer R.K.Anand that the former was aware ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Two Himachal BJP leaders resign from party posts


December 23rd, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 23 (IANS) Factionalism within Himachal Pradesh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came to the fore Friday when two senior leaders resigned from their party posts.Maheshwar Singh, a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

AICTE studying plea against new institutions


November 25th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 25 (IANS) The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is considering a request by some states for not granting permission for new technical institutions, an official said ... Read more...

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Unidentified gunmen attack Iranian bus in eastern Turkey, injuring 8


November 16th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by BNO News
ANKARA (BNO NEWS) -- Unidentified gunmen attacked an Iranian bus in eastern Turkey on Tuesday, local media reported on Wednesday. Eight people, including a young child, were injured in the shooting.The attack ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sandeep Dikshit barred from using St. Stephen’s logo (Lead)


September 28th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit, a former student of St. Stephen's College, was Wednesday restrained by the Delhi High Court from using the crest, logo or ... Read more...

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Kashmiri Pandits want Padgaonkar to go for ‘Fai links’


July 23rd, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 23 (IANS) A joint forum of Kashmiri Pandit migrants Saturday demanded the resignation of Dilip Padgaonkar, who heads the three-member central government appointed interlocutors on Kashmir, alleging that ... Read more...

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Fake school certificates scam busted, four arrested


June 15th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Four people were arrested for supplying forged Class 10 and 12 pass certificates to students here, police said Tuesday."The kingpin, Mange Ram Acharya, 46, and ... Read more...

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World Badminton Federation suspends Pakistan’s membership


April 4th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr 4(ANI): The World Badminton Federation (BWF) has suspended Pakistan's membership over the ongoing controversy of parallel bodies in the Pakistan Badminton Federation (PBF).According to a letter signed by BWF Chief ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kerala rival fronts have 50-50 chance: Mammootty


March 25th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 25 (IANS) He has been chairman of the CPI-M-backed Kairali TV channel since its inception in the mid-90s. Nevertheless veteran superstar Mammootty believes Kerala's rival fronts have an ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pak ministerconfirms arrest of World Cup terror suspect


March 24th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 24 (ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Thursday confirmed that the country's security forces have arrested an alleged terrorist who had made plans to launch an attack at ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

I would speak to BCCI over registration with ministry: Maken


January 20th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Sports minister Ajay Maken Thursday said he will talk to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) regarding it being registered as a national sports ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Join politics to develop India, Rahul Gandhi urges BHU students


January 10th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Jan 10 (IANS) Interacting with students of the Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Monday asked them to join politics irrespective of their professional aspirations, saying youths' ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Fake nursing institute in Manipur dupes students


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
Porampat (Manipur), Dec.22 (ANI): Scores of students enrolled in a nursing academy in Manipur's Porampat town were duped after the institute turned out to be a fake one.The matter came to light ... Read more...

Posted in National |

LiLo promoting products on Twitter in exchange for money


December 17th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): In a bid to make money, Lindsay Lohan repeatedly posted an advertisement for gift cards on her Twitter account all day on Wednesday.A spokesman for TaDa, the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NGO misusing its identity, warns rights panel


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) India's apex human rights authority, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Thursday alerted state governments on the misuse of its identity by an NGO with a similar ... Read more...

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First Parliamentary Elections Held In Kingdom Of Tonga


November 25th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nuku'alofa, Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what is believed to be one of the most significant chapters in the history of the tiny island nation of Tonga, people of the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sociability ‘may lie in our genes’


November 11th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): How well a person performs in a group may be hereditary, according to a new study by University of Edinburgh researchers.They found that strong genetic influences have a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Secret’ operation launched to curb Karachi target killings: Rehman Malik


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 23 (ANI): A secret operation has been launched to counter the incidents of target killings in Karachi, Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said."We shall restore peace in Karachi and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ad space on MySpace bought by ‘Social Network’


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The film "Social Network' had failed to forge a marketing affiliation with the website that forms the basis of its story. We are talking the extremely ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lakme Fashion Week Features Fashion And You


September 6th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In a thrilling turn of events Fashion And You (FNY) that happens to be India's leading, by invitation shopping club present online, has announced their collaboration as ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

ECB asks Pietersen to find a new county or risk losing his contract


August 11th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): Cricketer Kevin Pietersen has been asked to find a new county by next season or risk losing his England central contract. England and The Wales Cricket Board (ECB) ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Blind cricket seeks BCCI affiliation


August 6th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) As the blind cricket team leaves on a 10-day tour of England, the Association for Cricket for the Blind in India (ACBI) Monday again sought affiliation from ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Karaoke Music Evening By The Indians At Doha


June 17th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Indian Cultural Society had recently organized the ICC VIP Karaoke music night in Doha. The Karaoke lovers of Indian cinematic songs joined the event. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

IWHF says it is initiating “merger” process with IHF


June 12th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The Indian Women's Hockey Federation (IWHF) Saturday claimed that it is back in business and has initiated the process of merger with the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

IWHF springs to life and questions HI’s legitimacy


June 10th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The mess surrounding Indian hockey administration got murkier as Hockey India (HI) and Indian Women's Hockey Federation (IWHF) questioned each other's legitimacY. While IWHF president Vidya Stokes ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Six foreign guerrillas killed in Kashmir


May 31st, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 31 (IANS) Six separatist guerrillas, all foreigners, were killed in two separate gunfights in north Kashmir Monday, police said. Two foreign militants were killed in a gunfight with the security forces ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hockey India convenes its General Council meeting


May 28th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Hockey India (HI), which claims to be the sole governing body of the sport in the country despite the Delhi High Court decision of reinstating the Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Terrence Jones Opts For Kentucky, Reports Claim


May 20th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If latest reports are to be believed then Terrence Jones has signed a financial aid agreement with Kentucky on Wednesday. Although the reports of the 6-foot-9 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India, Syria to cooperate in tourism sector


May 11th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) India and Syria decided to increase cooperation in the tourism sector and explore investment opportunities in the field. This was decided at the first joint working group meeting ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Michael Jackson’s Secret Boyfriend Surfaces


May 8th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Michael Jackson might have been a bisexual. This startling assertion has been made by his alleged clandestine boyfriend, Jason Pfeiffer. Pfeiffer had functioned as ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Headscarf controversy in Kerala School


May 6th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has written to the Believers Church English Medium School, Gurupuram Avalookkunnu, Alappuzha, Kerala enquiring from them the veracity of the ... Read more...

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