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Bipasha denies being irritated by crowd in Ahmedabad


September 3rd, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 3 (IANS) It was reported that Bipasha Basu was mobbed by fans in Ahmedabad while promoting "Raaz 3" a few days back and was irritated with the ... Read more...

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Blinded by light, this family sees no hope


September 2nd, 2012 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jhunjhunu (Rajasthan), Sep 2 (IANS) Darkness has become a life-long curse for two generations of a family in a Rajasthan village. This family has 15 members, including eight children, who ... Read more...

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Where AK 47s, INSAS rifles are worshipped on Durga Puja


October 4th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 4 (IANS) The Durga Puja celebration at the Jharkhand Armed Police (JAP) ground in Ranchi is unique in many ways.Here the idol of Goddess Durga is not worshipped, ... Read more...

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I saw Delhi High Court blast, 9/11: Nepal psychic


September 11th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 11 (IANS) A 34-year-old unemployed man from central Nepal claims to have "seen" the explosion before New Delhi's high court last week that killed 13 people, the ... Read more...

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All eyes on last of locked temple chambers


July 5th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 5 (IANS) Will the only remaining locked chamber of the 16th century Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple be opened? Suddenly, there is growing talk that opening it may cause misfortune.One ... Read more...

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Legend halts Kerala temple stocktaking


July 4th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 4 (IANS) A legend Monday halted for now the stocktaking at the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple here where treasures said to be worth Rs.1 lakh crore have been found.Monday ... Read more...

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Burkina Faso government dissolved amid mutiny


April 17th, 2011 - 2:49 am ICT by BNO News
OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO (BNO NEWS) -- The president of Burkina Faso has dissolved the government amid a mutiny by members of his presidential guard in the capital city Ouagadougou.Xinhua news agency reported ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga feels haunted by ghost


November 3rd, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga thinks she is being followed by a ghost named Ryan, who has "terrified" her with his constant presence.The "Bad Romance" hitmaker has been sharing ... Read more...

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Triskaidekaphobia Haunts The Superstitious On Friday The 13th


August 13th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today is the much dreaded 'Friday the 13th' and if that has send shivers down your spine while making you feel really jittery then chances are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Akshay Kumar Wants To Release Action Replayy During Diwali


June 30th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Vipul Shah was planning to release his latest venture Action Replayy during Eid or post Diwali but the superstar of the film Akshay Kumar wants ... Read more...

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Akshay wants Diwali release for ‘Action Replayy’: Shah


June 28th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) After "Blue" last year, one would think Akshay Kumar would stay away from Diwali releases. In fact that is what Vipul Shah had presumed ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar Calls Vipul Shah From London


June 28th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After Blue last year Diwali, you would think that Akshay Kumar would stay away from Diwali releases. In fact that is ... Read more...

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U.P villagers fear blooming bamboo flowers a bad omen


June 17th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Kamna MathurLakheempur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh), June 17 (ANI): The sprouting of bamboo flowers in Uttar Pradesh's Lakheempur Kheri has instigated frenzy among the villagers.Superstitious villagers believe that bamboo flowers may ... Read more...

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Is the ‘Flood of frogs’ a warning about an earthquake in Greece?


May 31st, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Thessaloniki, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Millions of frogs have taken over one of Greece's major highways. Police said that they have closed the highway to prevent accidents. Already there have been ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Frogs Flood Greece, Precursor To a Major Earthquake?


May 27th, 2010 - 2:08 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report by the Associated Press describes a horde of frogs which forced officials to close down a major highway in Thessaloniki, Greece. Some readers may remember Thessaloniki ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Is Zara Nachke Dikha jinxed?


May 15th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Hai dum toh Zara Nachke Dikha (Dare to dance) . That's the theme of Star Plus' reality show Zara Nachke Dikha. The girls dare to ... Read more...

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Winehouse to remarry ex-hubby in Vegas


March 11th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) Troubled singer Amy Winehouse plans to remarry her former husband Blake Fielder-Civil in Las Vegas. "They will definitely be getting married and have agreed on Las Vegas. ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse ‘to remarry ex hubby in Vegas’


March 10th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 10 (ANI): Amy Winehouse is reportedly set to tie the knot with former husband Blake Fielder-Civil one more time in a Las Vegas ceremony.The Brit singer was said to ... Read more...

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Injury-plagued Roma hold Inter Milan to home draw


November 9th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 9 (DPA) Roma put up with their many absences and took home an encouraging 1-1 draw that slowed the pace of Serie A leaders Inter Milan. The reigning champions now ... Read more...

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Ravana burnt elsewhere, worshipped in parts of Madhya Pradesh


September 27th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, Sep 27 (IANS) While most Hindus end their Dussehra celebrations by burning the effigy of Ravana to symbolise the victory of good over evil, the 10-headed demon king of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Partial solar eclipse in Taiwan


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, July 22 (DPA) Tens of thousands of people in Taiwan watched Wednesday's partial solar eclipse, but few said they still believe in superstitions that the eclipse could spell disaster. In Taipei, clusters ... Read more...

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Astrologers across India make predictions on effects of solar eclipse


July 21st, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, July 21 (ANI): Astrologers made predictions on the effects of solar eclipse based on their mythological beliefs that solar eclipse spells misfortune and disorder.People for ages have considered eclipses especially ... Read more...

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Bangalore’s battle between astronomy and astrology over eclipse


July 20th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 20 (IANS) Even as the world looks forward to the rare celestial phenomenon of a total solar eclipse Wednesday, astrologers here say the event could be a bad omen. But ... Read more...

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I am a religious fanatic: Govinda


April 15th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Govinda of late it is said has become a religious fanatic and has been visiting shrines putting his shoots in disarray. He has also feels that disclosing his visits to the ... Read more...

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Fernandes’ decision to contest troubles many in JD-U


March 27th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 27 (IANS) Janata Dal-United (JD-U) veteran George Fernandes' decision to contest the polls as an independent from Muzaffarpur in Bihar after being denied a ticket is troubling many party members. ... Read more...

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Shifting IPL may dent 2011 World Cup plans: Zaheer Abbas


March 23rd, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar.23 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain Zaheer Abbas has said that the shifting of the Indian Premier League (IPL) from India may further dent hopes of holding the 2011 World ... Read more...

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Zardari boxed in after chief justice reinstated


March 16th, 2009 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 16 (DPA) The reinstatement of the Pakistan's sacked Supreme Court chief justice is a healthy sign for the fragile democracy but a bad omen for President Asif Ali Zardari, ... Read more...

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Two-year-old ‘married’ to a dog to ward off evil spirits (With Image)


February 18th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 18 (IANS) In a bizzare instance of superstition, a two-year-old boy was "married" to a dog in Orissa to "ward off evil spirits", a media report said Wednesday. According to ... Read more...

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Girl married to dog to ward off evil spirits


February 16th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 16 (IANS) A 12-year-old girl was married off to a dog in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur city to ward off evil spirits, a tribal priest said.Soni, a resident of ... Read more...

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Why some people are healthy despite being fat


January 30th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified a protein that may help explain why some people are healthy despite being obese. In the study, they found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bush’s cat India dies, age 18


January 6th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Outgoing US President George W. Bush's black cat "India" died at home at the White House at the age of 18 on January 4, 2009.India Bush has been a beloved member of ... Read more...

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Row stops worship at Nepal’s Pashupatinath temple


January 1st, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 1 (IANS) For the first time in the history of Nepal's revered Pashupatinath temple, devotees were unable to offer worship to the centuries-old deity after a row erupted between the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chouhan gets clearance, cabinet to take oath Saturday


December 19th, 2008 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 19 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan who was in search of an auspicious time for the swearing-in of his ministerial colleagues and awaiting clearance from the party ... Read more...

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Cure for Indian werewolf boy found


November 20th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
London, November 20 (ANI): A cure for an Indian boy with werewolf syndrome, a condition which leaves the face and body of the sufferer covered in hair, has been found by ... Read more...

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Buddhist funeral for 800 dead storks in Assam


September 22nd, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 22 (IANS) Hundreds of Buddhist villagers in Assam performed a unique funeral ritual for more than 800 endangered storks that perished last week after a 200-year-old banyan tree in which ... Read more...

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