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Limbless man swims between US and Russian Isles


August 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bering Strait, Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A limbless man has challenged many when he swam from America to Asia within less than two hours. Quadruple Amputte Philippe Croizon is the alleged ... Read more...

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US F-16 fighter crashes off Japan


July 22nd, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, July 22 (IANS) A US F-16 fighter jet crashed into the sea Sunday off Japan's northern Hokkaido prefecture but the pilot ejected safely, Xinhua reported.The pilot was later ... Read more...

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US airline traffic up 1.6 percent


July 20th, 2012 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) US airline traffic continued its momentum in April after four consecutive monthly increases, the US transport department has said.US airlines carried 61.5 million domestic and international ... Read more...

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SC bars US vessel from anchoring at Gujarat port


May 14th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday declined permission, for now, to the erstwhile American oil tanker Exxon Valdez, now rechristened Oriental Nicety, to anchor at the Gujarat ... Read more...

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Abrupt thaw in permafrost heightens climatic threat


December 4th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) The warming Arctic will release greenhouse gases from thawing permafrost faster and at significantly higher levels than previous estimates, reveals a study. According to researchers, thawing ... Read more...

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US soldier arrested for spying


November 2nd, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 2 (IANS) A 22-year-old US soldier serving in a military police battalion has been arrested on suspicions of spying, an army spokesman said.William Colton Millay, of Kentucky, was ... Read more...

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Track Palin & wife expecting their first child


July 21st, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin is all set to be a grandmother again. And that is because her son and his wife of just 2 months is expecting their first ... Read more...

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Newly-liberal Bristol Palin ‘bans mum Sarah from her home for being too Republican’


April 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Bristol Palin, who is believed to have developed an increasing liberal stance since late 2010, has reportedly banned her overly Republican mother Sarah from her house in Arizona.The ... Read more...

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U.S. jobless claims rise by 27,000 to 412,000


April 14th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Initial claims for unemployment insurance in the U.S. rose to 412,000 in the week ending April 9, which represents an increase of 27,000 compared to the previous ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin paid $262,000 for teen pregnancy work


April 6th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, April 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) TMZ has reported that Bristol Palin’s role as a spokesperson in a campaign against teenage pregnancy seems to be paying off well. The report claims that so ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sarah Palin asks judge ‘not to give stalker her address’


March 20th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 20 (ANI): Sarah Palin has filed court documents requesting a judge to refrain from giving her personal information to her stalker who made an official request of her home ... Read more...

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Kathy Griffin invites Sarah Palin to her Broadway show


March 8th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): Kathy Griffin has responded to Sarah Palin's 'bully' comment about her - by offering the 'fellow reality star' tickets to her upcoming Broadway show.Responding to Palin's complaints ... Read more...

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Spanish firm to explore for oil in Alaska


March 8th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 8 (IANS/EFE) Spanish energy group Repsol will invest $768 million to explore for oil in Alaska.Alaska's oil-rich North Slope was an "especially promising area for Repsol", the Spanish ... Read more...

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Poll shows ex-Arkansas Governor Huckabee a hit with southern voters


March 2nd, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 2 (ANI): A new poll shows former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee leading a field of prospective Republican candidates among southern voters.Huckabee easily led former House Speaker Newt Gingrich ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin on Obama’s speech: ‘WTF’


January 27th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): That's what former Alaska GOP Gov. Sarah Palin had to say about US President Barack Obama's speech themed 'winning the future'."That was a tough speech to sit ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin has a new boyfriend


January 25th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bristol Palin has revealed that she is involved with a new man.During an interview on “Bob & Mark” radio show on Friday, Bristol revealed that she ... Read more...

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Did Todd Palin have an extra-marital affair?


January 21st, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin’s husband, Todd Palin is in the middle of an extra marital scandal.The Palin family is not new to scandal. However Todd has been mainly out ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin offered radio job


January 8th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Jan 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bristol Palin has a new job. It seems a radio station in Arizona is very much interested in the talent of the “Dancing With the Stars” ... Read more...

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Palins go gold mining on Alaska’s final episode


January 6th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): The two-hour season finale of 'Sarah Palin's Alaska' this Sunday will offer final serving of a theme that the series has revisited week after week - outdoor ... Read more...

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Just 33pc Alaskans have positive opinion of Sarah Palin: Poll


December 30th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 30 (ANI): A poll has revealed that Sarah Palin has really taken a beating to her popularity this year - and that too in her home state.A new ... Read more...

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Mike Huckabee defends Michelle Obama in food fight with Sarah Palin


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Potential Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has defended US First Lady Michelle Obama on her push to combat childhood obesity.He said Sarah Palin was wrong to mock ... Read more...

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U.S. jobless claims drops 17,000 to 421,000


December 9th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) — Initial claims for unemployment insurance in the U.S. dropped to 421,000 in the week ending December 4, a decrease of 17,000, the U.S. Labor Department said on ... Read more...

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Kate Gosselin goes camping in Alaska with Sarah Palin


December 7th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Television personality Kate Gosselin is being featured on former governor Sarah Palin's reality show as they both go camping in Alaska.On this week's edition of 'Sarah Palin's ... Read more...

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Emily Blunt insists she’s not part of Hollywood’s elite


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 3 (ANI): In an interview with Harper's Bazaar UK, British actress Emily Blunt has said that she is not one of the Hollywood elite.The 27-year-old actress seems impervious to ... Read more...

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F-22 Aircraft Pilot Died In Alaska Crash, Authorities Confirm


November 20th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After wide search, the rescue and search team has found out that the pilot of the F-22 aircraft, which met with an accident did not survive, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Palins’ Facebook target refuses to accept apology


November 20th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): The man who was attacked on Facebook by Willow and Bristol Palin has refused to accept their apology.After Willow and Bristol apologized to the man whom Willow ... Read more...

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Search on for the pilot after F-22 crash


November 19th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Nov 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An US Air Force pilot was missing on Friday after an F-22 Raptor crashed in Alaska near the Denali National Park. The missing pilot has been ... Read more...

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Lisa Murkowski Wins on Write In Candidacy in Alaska


November 18th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Sen Lisa Murkowski went through her humbling defeat in the GOP primary, it seemed her political career was over. But a waiter at a restaurant in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lisa Murkowski wins over Joe Miller


November 18th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Republican Lisa Murkowski has won the seat in Alaska. She did beat her nearest contender, Tea Party movement’s Joe Miller.The seat was the last to be decided ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin apologizes for sister Willow’s homophobic slurs on Facebook


November 18th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 18 (ANI): Bristol Palin has apologized for her sister Willow's behaviour, amid reports that the Palins had used homophobic and foul slurs on Facebook this week to bash ... Read more...

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Willow Palin’s Facebook rant is full of slurs


November 18th, 2010 - 2:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recent Facebook rant that have been attributed to the daughters of former Alaskan Governer Sarah Palin has been made available on the Internet. You can read the ... Read more...

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Palin’s daughter uses homophobic slurs to attack mum’s critic


November 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Willow Palin, 16-year-old daughter of Sarah Palin, reportedly used multiple homophobic slurs to attack a Facebook user who criticized her mom's new reality show.During the premiere ... Read more...

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Palin defends ‘favouriting’ Ann Coulter’s anti-Obama tweet


November 6th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 6 (ANI): Sarah Palin has justified her action of 'favouriting' an anti Obama controversial tweet from Ann Coulter, a conservative right-wing commentator.Palin defended herself by saying she didn't ... Read more...

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NALCO marks 501st alumina shipment from Vizag port


October 28th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 28 (IANS) State-owned National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) has achieved a milestone by completing its 501st shipment of alumina from Visakhapatnam port in Andhra Pradesh, a senior company official said ... Read more...

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How non-migrating grey whales survived the ice age


October 18th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): A new study attempts to shed light on how non-migrating grey whales survived the last ice age.Grey whales feed on the seafloor at depths of up to 50 ... Read more...

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