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Please save Goa from drugs and garbage: German Goaphile (Letter from Goa)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Anjuna/Panaji, June 23 (IANS) A German Goaphile has appealed to the state's chief minister to cleane Goa's coastline of drugs and garbage which he said was giving the state a ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Moral police finally bow to Valentine’s Day


February 14th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Love, as they say, always wins. A Shiv Sena leader here admitted his group was not protesting against Valentine's Day any more - because no ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Moral brigades not to play spoilsport on Valentine’s Day (Lead)


February 12th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) This Valentine's Day, couples can snuggle up on park benches and corners unhassled as the moral brigades have decided not to play spoilsport by targetting ... Read more...

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Moral brigades to keep off this Valentine’s Day


February 12th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) This Valentine's Day, couples can snuggle up on park benches and corners unhassled. Moral brigades who crack down on love-struck couples on Valentine's have no ... Read more...

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Gujarat IPS officer’s wife fears for his life


October 1st, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 1 (IANS) Arrested Gujarat Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife Shweta Saturday said her husband's life was under threat and she was not being allowed ... Read more...

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Khloe Kardashian never wanted to date a sportsman


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:49 am ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian is amazed she married basketball star Lamar Odom because she used to be distrustful of men who played the sport."I had ... Read more...

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90-year-old Prince Philip regrets leaving naval career


May 17th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth, who would soon turn 90, still feels disappointed at deserting a promising naval career after his wife became the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Dual switch’ that regulates fat formation may harbour obesity cure


April 9th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 09 (ANI): A new study has identified a key regulator of fat cell development that may provide a target for obesity and diabetes drugs.The scientists at the Scripps Research Institute ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dukan Diet used by Kate Middleton could be dangerous


March 19th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, mar 19 (ANI): The Dukan Diet, which is supposed to be the French version of the Atkins Diet, and which is allegedly being used by Kate Middleton, has been deemed as ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Now, Raj Thackeray also snubs Gopinath Munde


February 16th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Feb 16 (IANS) After the Shiv Sena rejected Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde's suggestion to form a tripartite front with the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, MNS chief Raj ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Taliban prepared to withdraw ban on girls’ education in Afghanistan: Education Minister


January 14th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Jan 14 (ANI): Afghanistan's Education Minister, Farooq Wardak, has claimed that the Taliban leadership is no longer against female education, and is prepared to withdraw its ban on girls' schools. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Paparazzi And Constant Media Attention Have Made Me A More Mature Individual Says Daniel Radcliffe


November 19th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Daniel also pointed out that they will have to tread on the path to future more carefully as the prying eyes of the media is always omnipresent and a bad reputation ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

French naturists protest open-air sex by tourists


November 7th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Over-enthusiastic visitors are turning the naturists beach in a southern French town into the "capital of debauchery" by performing sex acts in the open, local residents have complained.The ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Robert Downey Jr. is a hottie: Gabriella Cilmi


October 3rd, 2010 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Australian singer Gabriella Cilmi has revealed she has a crush on Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. and thinks he is a "hottie"."Robert Downey Jr. He's a bit old, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British women world’s ugliest tourists


September 4th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) British women have been named the world's ugliest tourists, "rude" in behaviour and "ending up drunk in the gutter". Women from the country are known across the world for ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Lahore High Court issues notice to PCB Chairman Ijaz Butt over match fixing


August 31st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 31(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday issued a notice to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt in a case regarding the 'match-fixing' allegations against the country's cricketers. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Tainted’ Pak players face hanging if found guilty by Lahore High Court for high treason


August 31st, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 31(ANI): Seven Pakistani players, allegedly involved in the Lord's Test match-fixing scandal, are facing charges of high treason under Article 6 of the constitution, an offence punishable by death in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

College students ‘less likely to let tipsy female pals engage in risky sex’


August 29th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): A study has revealed that college students are less likely to let their female friends engage in risky sexual behaviour after a night of drinking alcohol.The study examined ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Miss USA Photos Leads To Controversy


May 15th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez USA, May 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Photos of contestants for the Miss USA beauty pageant were released this week on the Forbes Woman's Work In Progress blog, and these photos have ... Read more...

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Glamour model ‘who slept with Jack Tweed’ comes to his defence


May 4th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): The glamour model who allegedly slept with Jack Tweed has defended him, saying that the pressure of being in the spotlight has sparked his wild behaviour.Laura Rose ... Read more...

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Bruce Willis fears his frequent loo visits are giving him a bad reputation!


February 11th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 11 (ANI): Bruce Willis fears his frequent trips to the restrooms may leave him with a bad reputation.The actor revealed people may think he was on cocaine due to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rape incidents are an insult to state, says Goa tourism minister


January 28th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
Panaji, Jan 28(ANI): Goa tourism minister Mickky Pacheco on Thursday said that the string of rape incidents including that of a nine-year-old Russian girl at Panaji's Arambol Beach reflects the poor law ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Golf courses across Britain could double up as bird sanctuaries: RSPB


November 3rd, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3(ANI): A British charitable organisation, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), has said that Golf courses across the country could double up as sanctuaries for birds.It has ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Iraqi shoe thrower’s release delayed by a day, says his brother


September 14th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Sep 14 (DPA) The release of Iraqi shoe-thrower Muntazar al-Zaidi, jailed nine months for hurling his footwear at then US president George W. Bush, has been delayed until Tuesday, his brother ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NGO to campaign against female foeticide in Haryana (Lead)


August 14th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) A city-based NGO will take out rallies, hold street plays, protests marches and community discourses in Haryana with one message -- do not kill unborn daughters. The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

NGO to campaign against female foeticide in Haryana


August 14th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) A city-based NGO will take out rallies, hold street plays, protests marches and community discourses in Haryana with one message -- do not kill unborn daughters. The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Eggs are good for the heart


July 29th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 29 (ANI): Eggs are not bad for heart health, say experts.US egg expert Dr Don McNamara insists that their bad reputation is no longer warranted and even Heart Foundation has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mani gifts Govinda a song in Raavana


June 25th, 2009 - 2:26 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
For over two decades now, Govinda had made for himself quiet a bad reputation in industry circles of being a late latif. He was known to always come late on his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Coppola insists Brando’s bad reputation was a misunderstanding


June 9th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 9 (ANI): American film director Francis Ford Coppola has defended late actor Marlon Brando's reputation by saying he was not bad, but just a misunderstood eccentric.Coppola, 70, had cast ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Goa minister blames foreigners for giving state a bad name


May 28th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 28 (IANS) Goa Home Minister Ravi Naik Thursday said foreign tourists, with their habit of partying and getting drunk till late hours and filing false theft complaints to claim insurance ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Naomi Campbell blames ex-boss for spoilt diva image


April 9th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Supermodel Naomi Campbell slams her former boss, saying he is responsible for her bad reputation as a spoilt diva. Campbell said she will never forgive Elite boss John ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Baghdad’’s notorious Abu Ghraib prison reopens as luxury prison


February 22nd, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad, Feb. 22 (ANI): The infamous Abu Ghraib prison, which is largely known for the horrible and inhuman methods of torture for its inmates, has been transformed into Iraq''s version of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kate Winslet pledges not to bare-all for future roles


February 20th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): Kate Winslet has vowed never to bare-it-all in films again, for she thinks that stripping off in movies is earning her a bad reputation.The British actress has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Politics stars may not shine too brightly for Sanjay Dutt


January 16th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) The stars may not be shining for actor Sanjay Dutt on the political front. Prominent astrologers and tarot card readers have warned that politics does not bode ... Read more...

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Benicio Del Toro likens Ernesto ”Che” Guevara to Batman


January 15th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Hollywood actor Benicio Del Toro has likened revolutionary leader Ernesto ''Che'' Guevara to Batman.The The Argentine actor, who has played the role of Guevara in director Steven ... Read more...

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