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Olympic spectators treated to Cathedral of Sewage


August 13th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Greenway, is a renovated pathway was where the Olympic fans were after watching Usain Bolt sprint to glory and also Michael Phelps take his record breaking bow ... Read more...

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American tourists kidnapped in Egypt


July 14th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 14 (IANS) Two American tourists and their Egyptian guide have been kidnapped in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, Xinhua reported.The group was abducted 5 km away from Sadr al-Hitan district ... Read more...

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Two Americans kidnapped in Egypt


June 1st, 2012 - 8:03 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two American tourists have been kidnapped by unidentified armed men from near the Red Sea resort of Dahab, Egyptian television reported.The two Americans are in ... Read more...

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Cuba to increase hotel capacity


May 10th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, May 10 (IANS/EFE) Cuba is intending to increase its hotel capacity on its offshore keys and islets to take advantage of the economic opportunities offered by tourism, according to ... Read more...

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US tourists kidnapped, released in Egypt


February 4th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 4 (IANS) Two American tourists and their Egyptian guide were kidnapped by local tribesmen in Egypt on their way back from a local monastery, but were later released ... Read more...

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11 US tourists missing in Philippines boat capsize


January 26th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Jan 26 (IANS) Eleven American tourists were reportedly missing Thursday off the Philippines' resort island of Boracay after their boat capsized.Two tourists have been rescued, said Philippine Coast Guard ... Read more...

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UFO hovering above Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem seen as a hoax


February 5th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): When a light was seen hovering above the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem many claimed that it was a UFO, but now after careful examination of the ... Read more...

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Oprah’s Oz shows creates buzz about Down Under in US


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 23 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey's shows in Australia have finally aired in the US, but travel agents are waiting to see if they have an impact on tourism numbers.Winfrey's 'Ultimate ... Read more...

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US to warn citizens over al-Qaeda backed Mumbai-style terror attacks in Europe


October 3rd, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): Amidst growing fears that European landmarks or transport hubs could be attacked by the al-Qaeda, the U.S. is reportedly considering issuing an official statement as early as today, ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle To Be Immortalized At Madame Tussauds


August 9th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Scottish singer Susan Boyle, who became popular as a contestant on reality TV show "Britain's Got Talent' in 2009, is going to get her wax ... Read more...

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Live wire Rooney could turn out like Gazza: Lampard


June 2nd, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): Live wire England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney could well emulate former football star Paul Gascoigne alias Gazza at the World Cup, believes Chelsea and England ... Read more...

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Apt Spring Break Safety Tips For The American Holidaymakers


March 29th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Spring break is a fabulous time for the individuals to depart from the chilly and gloomy days of winter and subject themselves to some entertainment ... Read more...

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Jackos brother plans to build slave history theme park


February 20th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Pop singer Michael Jacksons brother, Marlon, is working on a controversial project that will see a former slave port turned into a memorial for Africa''s former slave ... Read more...

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American author makes same Buddha blunder as ‘Chandi Chowk to China’


January 24th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 24 (IANS) Even as public outrage erupted in Nepal over Bollywood film "Chandni Chowk to China", which wrongly described India as the Buddha's birthplace and was subsequently banned in the ... Read more...

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‘Slam Mumbai’ - swarming slum of sleaze, sex and crime (IANS Film Review - Rating: **)


January 23rd, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Slumdog Millionaire"; Cast: Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, Dev Patel, Freida Pinto; Director: Danny Boyle; Rating: **Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" makes Mumbai look like a sewer. The film takes nasty below-the-belt potshots ... Read more...

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How a condom forced Radcliffe to change horses name for Broadway run!


January 14th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Actor Daniel Radcliffe was forced to change the name of his onstage steed as his play Equus hits New York, for his horse was named after a ... Read more...

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Campaign launched to save impressionists artwork in France


December 15th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): A campaign has been launched to preserve the landscapes painted by the impressionists along the banks of Seine in France, as a world treasure.According to a report ... Read more...

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‘Terrorists in hotel asked for British, American tourists’


November 27th, 2008 - 2:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) A Briton who escaped the terrorist attack at the five-star Oberoi Hotel in Mumbai Wednesday night said the attackers specifically asked for American and British tourists.Alex Chamberlain, who ... Read more...

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Charles Sobhraj is an ordinary guy: Farrukh Dhondy


November 15th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Yesteryear's crime maestro Charles Sobhraj is an extremely ordinary guy, says author and screenplay writer Farrukh Dhondy, whose latest novel has been inspired by the life of ... Read more...

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‘Multinational companies reject Slumdog Millionaire’


October 31st, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) Mercedes-Benz and a multinational soft drinks company insisted on removing their logos from scenes in "Slumdog Millionaire" because they did not want to be associated with a Mumbai ... Read more...

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Chinese man kills American tourist in Beijing


August 9th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug. 9 (ANI): A Chinese man attacked two American tourists and a Chinese tour guide in downtown Beijing on Saturday shortly after noon.The American man died while the other two, ... Read more...

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Indian tourists now outspend Americans in Britain


July 5th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) The number of Indian tourists to Britain has grown by 170 percent since 1993, and they are outspending American visitors, a report said Saturday. The report comes after ... Read more...

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Two American tourists reach out to Jaipur blast victims


May 16th, 2008 - 11:17 am ICT by admin
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Jaipur, May 16 (IANS) They came to see the sights and colours of India, but found themselves in the middle of a tragedy. However, instead of hiding in their hotel, ... Read more...

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