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Senior Conservative party councillor Gerry Forsbrey forced to apologise after using the ‘N-word’


June 8th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Surrey, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A veteran Tory politician, Gerry Forsbrey, has been forced to apologize after he made a racist remark during a council meeting held last week in Staines. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

R.E.M. rock band ‘calls it a day’, thanks fans


September 22nd, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- The popular American rock band R.E.M. on Wednesday announced it is splitting up after more than 30 years, the group said in a statement. R.E.M. was formed in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Egypt’s ex-president Mubarak denies all charges


August 3rd, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak on the first day of his trial in Cairo Wednesday denied all charges of corruption and ordering the killing of protesters.The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

From terrace, nightlong chase for century’s darkest eclipse (With Images)


June 16th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi June 16 (IANS) They watched in astonishment as the night sky gobbled up the moon for about an hour. Telescopes trained, munching on snacks, a clutch of Indians, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Apex court pulls up IT department for tardy 2G probe (Second Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday pulled up the income tax department for its slow investigation in the 2G spectrum case and voiced astonishment at the "mind-boggling" ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fire ants make rafts to save themselves from floods


April 27th, 2011 - 2:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Well, if you thought the humans were the smartest and well prepared against natural calamities, then think again! Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

“X-Factor” Trailer Premieres At Super Bowl


February 7th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Simon Cowell, the person best known for his show "X-Factor" came back with the first glimpse of the show's upcoming season's trailer ad during the Super ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chelsea buys Torres in British record transfer deal


February 1st, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Chelsea signed ace Spanish striker Fernando Torres for a staggering 50 million pounds, a British record transfer deal.Chelsea's swoop for Torres was part of an amazing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

8-years-old boy killed by ‘Kwik-Fit’ workers who were taking a joyride in a Porsche


January 21st, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Essex, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An 8 years old boy was killed when Kwik-Fit garage workers were taking a joyride in a Porsche, struck him. The garage workers should have been working ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Canadian student wears jeans for 15 months without washing it


January 21st, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A student has taken a very unusual experiment after he wore a pair of tight jeans for 15 months without washing them.His motive was to find out ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

“Bob’s Burgers” Kickstarts On Fox


January 10th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, January 9, Fox introduced yet another animated comedy television show, namely "Bob's Burgers". It revolves around the life of a family, headed by Bob ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Was Jennifer Aniston Drunk At The People’s Choice Awards?


January 7th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The People Choice Awards was one of a kind event to mark the new year. Studded with stars, with their glitz and glamor, it was perhaps ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pak National Games participants accommodated in rail bogies in Peshawar


December 25th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec 25 (ANI): In a case of high-class mismanagement, the Pakistan Railways squad that arrived in Peshawar to participate in the 31st National Games were made to stay in train bogies ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chinese netizens asked to vote “satisfied” in online poll or have voting rights cancelled


December 22nd, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 22 (ANI): 'Autocratic' China appears to be conducting opinion polls just to appease its Id, with reports claiming that netizens were forced to say they were "satisfied" with at least ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Afghan officials dismiss split between US and Kabul govt over Karzai criticism


November 16th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Nov 16 (ANI): As a damage control measure following Afghan President Hamid Karzai's criticism of the U.S. military's use of special operation raids, his government officials have claimed that the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

2010 Breeders’ Cup Results Turned Out To Be Unpredictable


November 7th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Louisville, Nov 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited and exciting Breeders' Cup 2010 ended yesterday. The two day event kept entire Louisville on its toes as the spectators were thrilled ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wayne Rooney’s fiery verbal spat with wife Coleen


October 26th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): It seems all is not well between footballer Wayne Rooney and his wife Coleen.It was earlier reported that Rooney and Coleen flied to Dubai to celebrate England striker's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pakistan asks Obama ‘redeem the pledge’ on Kashmir (Lead)


October 22nd, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) Even as the US made clear that it considers Kashmir a bilateral issue, Pakistan Friday bluntly asked President Barack Obama to intervene during his India ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistani man arrested before wedding in Britain


July 24th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) It didn't turn out to be a dream wedding for a 32-year-old Pakistani man and his Czech bride as they were arrested moments ahead of what police called ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

1600-year-old Mayan King’s tomb discovered in Guatemala


July 17th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a tomb of an ancient Mayan king in Guatemala, filled with materials that have been preserved for approximately 1,600 years.Brown University's Stephen Houston and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Saying it with stones at an Uttar Pradesh temple


July 4th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Etawah (Uttar Pradesh), July 4 (IANS) People carry stones in their hands, looking out for more, some running, while others walk swiftly in a particular direction. No, the group is ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Danielle Staub fuels lesbian fling rumours


July 3rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 03 (ANI): Danielle Staub has fuelled rumours that she's having a lesbian fling with songwriter Lori Michaels.The 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' star was spotted cozying up to Michaels ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bald ‘Miss Delaware’ Comes Into View On ‘The Early Show’ On Monday


June 29th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Kayla Martell is the recently crowned Miss Delaware, which, obviously, is a wonderful piece of news for her. She had come into view on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Slide Tackle - World Cup curiosities


June 10th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 10 (DPA) No such thing as a free lunch? In South Africa there is - if you're Mexican and your team loses against the World Cup host nation on Friday. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nicki Minaj Sextape Being Sold?


May 21st, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nicki Minaj is getting a whole lot of publicity nowadays, and that too for all the wrong reasons. First, there were these butt pad rumors, and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

An Investigation Demonstrates That Cougars Die Young


May 17th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Research has demonstrated that the females, who get hitched with younger males, have a tendency to pass away before their time. The younger her much-loved ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

The Marriage Of Kendra Wilkinson And Hank Baskett Experiences Unsteadiness Due To Her Sex Tape


May 14th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Recently, there have been conjectures about the annulment of the relationship between Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett. Purportedly, their matrimony is experiencing a genuinely ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Sports |

New Primate ‘Nosmips Aenigmaticus’ Unearthed


May 12th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The investigators have unearthed the calcified remnants of a primate that may have existed in Africa as long as a gigantic 37 million years ago. ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Ex-Husband’s Incendiary Device Terrorizes Wife


May 7th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A Texas female was the recipient of a shock earlier this week when she obtained a Fed-Ex package from her ex-husband. Incendiary devices are intended ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Robber hands out $100 bills


May 5th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): This may be a one of its kind incident. A male, who stole from a bank, gave away two bills worth $100 to the members ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Protagonist Of ‘Dexter’, Michael C. Hall, Wholly Recuperates From Cancer


April 27th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Devotees of the massively appreciated television drama series, Dexter, found themselves in a state of extreme astonishment back in January. That was the time ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lauren Conrad Mentions That The Sexual Battering Claims Against Adam DiVello Are Absurd


April 15th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lauren Conrad has arisen to the protection of The Hills architect, Adam DiVello, subsequent to media reports that he had sexually battered Heidi Montag.Accusations of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Toyota Sales Soar As A Consequence Of Inducements


April 1st, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Toyota has had to endure a colossal quantity of crises and dilemmas in the last few months. The future and the present have looked ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Erik Morales Proves He Is Still “El Terrible”


March 28th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyMar 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Erik Morales created history on Mar 27, Saturday, after returning to the boxing ring, and winning, after a three year hiatus. If that does not sound ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rooney’s former management drops four million pound claim


February 19th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.19 (ANI): England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney's former management company has dropped a four million pound claim amid dramatic scenes in his court case.The 13th day of the hearing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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