Argentine province offers prostitutes airfare to go home

July 24th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, July 24 (IANS/EFE) The central Argentine province of Cordoba is offering prostitutes airfare to return home, even to other countries, after passing a law to close brothels as ... Read more...

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AC Milan ends Udinese’s unbeaten run at home

February 12th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 12 (IANS) AC Milan ended Udinese's unbeaten record at home in the current season of Italian Serie A football, overcoming a one goal deficit to win ... Read more...

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Swedish student wins ‘beach tester’ job

May 2nd, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Swedish student has been given the ‘honor’ to test beaches around the world and report them on a blog. Asa Dejus was reportedly one of ... Read more...

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Hundreds apply for Swedish lifestyle magazine’s ‘beach bum’ job

April 1st, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sweden, Apr 1 (ANI): A Swedish lifestyle magazine has offered a job that involves getting full-body massages, drinking wine at local taverns, and reading books.Women's lifestyle magazine Amelia posted an advertisement seeking ... Read more...

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Energy drink intake may lead to alcohol dependence

November 17th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new research has suggested that college students who frequently consume heavily-caffeinated energy drinks are more likely to become alcohol-dependent.Individuals who have a high frequency of energy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mira Nair To Shoot In Pakistan

October 28th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Recent reports suggest that the celebrated Indian film maker Mira Nair is likely to shoot her next film in Pakistan. Mira Nair is making a film ... Read more...

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Weblike device helps cerebral palsy victims move again

October 22nd, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) Children crippled by cerebral palsy can regain movement - thanks to an amazing equipment called The Spider.The device is so named because it is resembles a spider's web ... Read more...

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“Grey’s Anatomy” Season 7 Episode 2 Aired On ABC

October 1st, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With all new episodes and powerhouse star-cast "Grey's Anatomy" season 7 premiered on ABC on September 23. The American medical drama series that deals with the ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell sued for $3.8 million

July 26th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Music mogul Simon Cowell has been sued for $3.8 million by a British contestant. Cowell was allegedly sued for “injured feelings, exploitation, humiliation, degradation, and barbarism”Emma ... Read more...

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Indian hunted, bashed and robbed, Australian court told

July 15th, 2010 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 15 (IANS) A 23-year-old Indian student was hunted before being robbed, bashed and left unconscious at a telephone booth in Melbourne by a group of three youngsters, an Australian ... Read more...

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‘Ethnicity most likely to have cash’ belief behind Indian student’s attack, Oz court told

July 14th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 14(ANI): A Victorian court has heard that three Australians drove around Melbourne's west on the night of October 15, 2009, searching for an Indian to rob before setting on a ... Read more...

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Alcohol-related traffic-risk behaviour worse at 21 years

June 1st, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) The prevalence and frequency of alcohol-induced traffic-risk behaviour became worse when college students turned 21 years. Alcohol-impaired driving and associated motor-vehicle accidents are a major public-health problem, says ... Read more...

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British woman doctor becomes first to walk to North Pole

April 26th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.26 (ANI): A British woman doctor has become the first and the youngest to walk 500 miles to the North Pole. Twenty-seven-year-old Amelia Russell and her boyfriend Dan Darley, 34, walked ... Read more...

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C.R. Johnson Passes Away In Skiing Accident

February 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez California, Feb 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some really disappointing news for all the fans of skier C.R. Johnson as reports are claiming that the much acclaimed skier has passed ... Read more...

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When Mira Nair’s ‘Amelia’ plane was hijacked en-route to movie set

October 24th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 24 (ANI): Mira Nair has spoken about the trouble she and her team had to go through when the aircraft used in her 2009 biopic Amelia was hi-jacked en-route to ... Read more...

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Brain predicts what eyes in motion will see

August 26th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, August 26 (ANI): A New study ahs shown that the brain predicts what one is going to see before the eyes take in a new scene.Published in the Journal of ... Read more...

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Hilary Swank’s “Amelia” Earhart Set To Premiere In October

August 3rd, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by GD
It is widely known that Hilary Swank is going to be acting out the role of Amelia Earhart in the bio pic "Amelia". The movie is scheduled to be released on the ... Read more...

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World Games: Ghosal in last 8, Joshna loses in squash

July 22nd, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kaohsiung (Chinese Taipei), July 22 (IANS) India's Saurav Ghosal, the No.8 seed, advanced to the men's singles squash quarter-finals of the World Games defeating Frenchman Renan Lavigne 11-7, 11-3, 11-5 in 36 ... Read more...

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Divya Dutta grabbing attention in the West

May 29th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Talented and beautiful, actress Divya Dutta finally seems to be getting her much deserved due. Presently, she not only has some really good Hindi films in her kitty but is now ... Read more...

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World’s oldest blogger dead at 97

May 22nd, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Madrid (Spain), May 22 (ANI): A Spanish great-grandmother who billed herself as the "world's oldest blogger" has died at the age of 97. Maria Amelia Lopez began blogging two and a ... Read more...

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Hilary Swank roped in for ”The Resident”

December 5th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): Hollywood actress Hilary Swank has been roped in to star in a thriller movie titled The Resident.In the film to be directed by Antti J. Jokinen, Swank ... Read more...

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Richard Gere says his sex symbol title was silly

November 2nd, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 2 (ANI): Hes been one of the big screen''s most recognizable stars for 30 years, and has been a sex symbol for a long time, but according to Richard ... Read more...

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Miracle mum fights fate to give birth to 4 children in just 16 months

June 2nd, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 2 (ANI): Miracle is what motherhood has proved for Naomi Kesterton, who managed to give birth to four children in just 16 months despite being told by doctors ... Read more...

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My dream is to climb Everest, says Hillary’s granddaughter

May 18th, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 18 (IANS) Her grandfather Sir Edmund Hillary was the first man to conquer Mt Everest, the highest peak in the world, with Tenzing Norgay Sherpa more than ... Read more...

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Mira Nair to helm Hilary Swank starrer Amelia

February 3rd, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb 3 (ANI): Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair has signed on to join Hillary Swank in the mysterious biopic Amelia.Swank will portray noted American aviatrix Amelia Earhart in the movie.The film ... Read more...

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