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Mohammed Film Protests Sweep Muslim World


September 15th, 2012 - 1:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Yemen, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) a group of raged people stormed into the American embassy and there heightened anger is as a result of an American film that depicted mockery to prophet ... Read more...

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Worshippers return to Wisconsin gurdwara


August 13th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) A week after a gunman killed six people in a Wisconsin gurdwara, mourners streamed into its prayer hall, bowing before the Holy Book, the Guru ... Read more...

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Police release surveillance photo of Cal Ripken Jr.’s mother’s kidnapping


July 27th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Maryland, July 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police have released a surveillance photo of the kidnapping of the 74-year-old mother of Cal Ripken Jr, who is a legend of the Baltimore oriole. The kidnapper ... Read more...

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Kesha turns watch designer


September 18th, 2011 - 5:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Pop star Kesha has teamed up with fashion brand Baby-G to launch an exclusive new watch collection.The "Tik Tok" hitmaker has designed two special time-pieces for ... Read more...

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Moore gets British citizenship


August 30th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Actress Julianne Moore, who was born in the US, is "thrilled" after gaining British citizenship and says that the move will please her late mother Anne, ... Read more...

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Peaches Geldof insists she’s ‘no sex fiend’ as nude pics surface


March 19th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Socialite Peaches Geldof has insisted that she is not the "wild party girl sex fiend" that she has been portrayed to be, even as pictures of her posing ... Read more...

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British extremist to lead pro-Islam demonstration outside White House


February 21st, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.21 (ANI): British extremist Anjem Choudary has announced that he will hold a protest outside the White House, calling on Muslims to establish Sharia law across America.Chaudhary hit U.S. headlines after ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s Attempt To Pacify Her Critics Backfires With ‘Blood Libel’ Remark


January 13th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hogging the limelight for her fiery and more often controversial remarks is nothing new for former Alaska governor Sarah Palin. In a bid to refute ... Read more...

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Gen Custer flag fetches $2.2m at NY auction


December 11th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): The only American flag not captured or lost during Lt Gen George Armstrong Custer's last stand at the 1876 Battle of Little Bighorn in Montana has been sold ... Read more...

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35 Pakistani government websites hacked


November 30th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 30 (IANS) At least 35 Pakistani government websites were hacked Tuesday by a group calling itself the "Indian Cyber Army", a media report said.The government took action to secure the ... Read more...

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Denair Middle School Student Allowed To Fly The American Flag


November 13th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS)Earlier officials at Denair Middle School in California asked athirteen year old boy named Cody Alicea to remove the American flag on the back of his bike ... Read more...

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Vandals destroy the cemetery where the Wright Brothers are buried


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The city’s famous burial ground was damaged by vandals. According to police reports the estimated damage is around $25,000. Vandals have not only damaged cemetery of the Wright ... Read more...

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It’s the Star Spangled Banner’s birthday!


September 15th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It’s exactly 196 years ago today, that an attorney, Francis Scott Key wrote the words of the poem that was adopted as the American National Anthem and given ... Read more...

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San Francisco Tower Climber Arrested


September 8th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar San Francisco, September 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police waited for a daredevil in San Francisco on the top floor of a 58 story tower as he slowly scaled the building with ... Read more...

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Real-life Spiderman now scales San Francisco building


September 7th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 7 (ANI): Real-life Spiderman, dubbed "Skyscraperman", scaled the exterior of a 58-story skyscraper in downtown San Francisco on Monday.Dan Goodwin, 54, started climbing the city's Millennium Tower building ... Read more...

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Mexicans upset with a Daryl Cagle cartoon about their flag


September 7th, 2010 - 12:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico City, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mexicans are fuming over a cartoonist's drawing of their flag.The cartoonist - Daryl Cagle, drew the Mexican flag and instead of the regal looking eagle ... Read more...

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Canadian Celebrity, Dean McDermott, Becomes A Citizen Of The US


August 22nd, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Dean McDermott happens to be a celebrity associated with the pervasive world of reality television. His birthplace happens to be Canada, which borders America. ... Read more...

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Dean McDermott Proud To Be American


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reality TV star Dean McDermott is now an official US citizen. The star was sworn in as an American alongside 3000 in downtown Los Angeles on ... Read more...

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Tori Spelling’s Hubby Dean Mcdermott Gets American Citizenship Officially


August 22nd, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): American actress Tori Spelling's husband Dean McDermott has been sworn in as an American citizen yesterday, August 20th. He was among the 3000 people, who got the ... Read more...

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Cover Of Sarah Palin’s New Book Revealed On Thursday


August 2nd, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Publishers HarperCollins has now revealed the new book cover for Sarah Palin’s work titled ‘America By Heart: Reflections On Family, Faith and Flag’. ... Read more...

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Cover Page Of Sarah Palin’s New Book Unveiled By HarperCollins


August 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Thursday, HarperCollins unveiled the cover page design of the new yet-to-be released book of former Governor of Alaska Sarah Palin. The book that is titled ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to release new book titled ‘America by Heart’ in November


July 31st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin is set to release a new book - 'America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith and Flag' - in November.Palin's publisher, ... Read more...

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San Francisco Turns To Age Old Parades Over Fireworks


July 5th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri San Francisco, July 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Redwood City of San Francisco turned towards age old parades over the traditional fireworks to celebrate July 4th. What made it evident were the ... Read more...

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NY ‘bomb-foiling’ street vendor set to profit through ’saw something-say something’ T’s


May 15th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 15 (ANI): The handbag vendor, who alerted the security agencies on time to prevent the crude bomb from going off at the Times Square on May 1 has now ... Read more...

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Controversy over students wearing American flag t-shirts on Cinco De Mayo


May 7th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, May 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Five students caused a huge controversy when they wore the America Flag shirts and bandannas to their school on Cinco De Mayo. The school authorities sent the ... Read more...

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Four Non-Hispanic Students Thrown Out Of Their High School Campus For Sporting T-Shirts Containing The American Flag


May 7th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Worries remain immensely high at a California high school, where four non-Hispanic students were ordered to go home earlier this week for sporting T-shirts of ... Read more...

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Live Oak High School Incident Sparks Issues On Patriotism


May 7th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Morgan Hill, May 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Close to 40 percent of the students at the Live Oak High School situated in Morgan Hill are Latin. Therefore when five boys of ... Read more...

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Two Canadians desecrate American flag


April 20th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 20 (IANS) Two Canadians face the music for lowering an American flag, maintained in honour of the Sep 11, 2001 victims, in California and replacing it with a Canadian flag. The ... Read more...

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I will always love Aniston: Mayer


February 11th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) American musician John Mayer has confessed he'll always love ex-girlfriend Jennifer Aniston and regrets the fact he couldn't be a more mature lover for her. The couple split ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s “Newsweek” Cover Photo Triggers Controversies


November 18th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Nov. 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin's pose on the cover of "Newsweek"'s latest installment is getting her into quite a lot of trouble. She herself rejected the cover, saying ... Read more...

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Photographer says Palin much softer than professed image of “rugged action, steely independence”


October 13th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.13 (ANI): A Seattle-based photographer, John Keatley, who was tapped by publishers HarperCollins to capture a picture of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin for the jacket of her autobiography titled ... Read more...

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Ship used in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ stolen


September 14th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 14 (ANI): The ship used in the film Pirates of the Caribbean has been stolen.The vessel was legged from Customhouse Quay in Greenock Renfrewshire.The raiders also took some cash, an ... Read more...

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How George M. Cohan and Francis Scott Key Shaped America


June 8th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
On September 13, 1814 a lawyer out to ask the British for the release of a prisoner accidentally overheard the British talk about a night attack on Fort McHenry. He was told ... Read more...

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Klum, Seal renew wedding vows in retro style


May 11th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Supermodel Heidi Klum and her pop star husband Seal hosted a bash with a retro theme to mark their fourth wedding anniversary. The bash was organised Saturday ... Read more...

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Patriot Girls don American Flag bikini to raise funds for soldiers


March 21st, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 21 (ANI): Hundreds of American models dubbed Patriot Girls are trying to raise funds for soldiers and their families in bikinis.The volunteer organisation, which presently operates in 38 states, ... Read more...

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