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Rahul Gandhi: post-caste politician succumbs to caste politics (Comment)


February 2nd, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Indian politicians have mastered the art of perpetuating and mining the politics of sordid caste consciousness even while simultaneously pretending to reject it.The latest to succumb to the easy lure ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Starc,Pattinson likely to play India in Boxing Day Test


December 7th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 7 (IANS) Promising Australian fast bowlers Mitchell Starc and James Pattinson, both 21, look all set to be in the team that will play India in the Boxing ... Read more...

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Pakistan has got carried away in boycotting Bonn meet: Daily


December 1st, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Pakistan's shock and response over the NATO airstrike that killed 24 soldiers "at what is essentially the result of our double game is overcooked", a daily ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Harsh rules why wrestling more popular than tennis: Roddick


August 16th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 16 (IANS) American tennis star Andy Roddick feels tennis does not attract more television viewers than wrestling because of its harsh rules.Roddick, who succumbed to a three-set ... Read more...

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Threats to journalists less now, working conditions still bad: Report


May 3rd, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) On World Press Freedom Day Tuesday, a report by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) said that in comparison to previous years there was less ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Families of Indians stranded in Libya fear for their safety


March 7th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Gorakhpur, Mar.7 (ANI): Families of Indians stranded in Libya fear for their relatives after reports of shelling and lack of essentials emerged from the strife-torn nation.The villagers say they want their relatives ... Read more...

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Elephant has sex with car he mistook for a mate


February 26th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): An elephant left the passengers of a car with a jumbo-sized problem when he mistook the vehicle for a mate and started having sex.The randy elephant got on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India closely monitoring ‘obviously bad situation’ in Libya: Krishna


February 25th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by ANI
Onboard Special Aircraft, Feb.25 (ANI): Admitting that the situation in Libya was "obviously bad", External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Friday said India is closely monitoring events in North Africa as also ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Davis affair cost Qureshi his job: Pakistani daily


February 15th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 15 (IANS) The refusal of Shah Mahmood Qureshi to "recognise Raymond Davis as a diplomat or accord him immunity ultimately cost him his job" as the foreign minister, a Pakistani ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Girls not safe in Uttar Pradesh, say activists


February 7th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Women activists Monday expressed shock at the attack on a Dalit minor whose ear was nearly chopped off and fingers smashed after she resisted gangrape, saying girls ... Read more...

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10,000 people evacuated after fire in Venezuela arms depot


January 31st, 2011 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Jan 31 (IANS) Around 10,000 people had to be evacuated after a fire broke out in an arms depot in Venezuela, killing at least one person, officials said.The fire broke out ... Read more...

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Dead Space 2 is so gruesome it scares its creator


January 24th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 24 (ANI): Dead Space 2, an upcoming survival horror third-person shooter video game, is so gruesome that it even scares its creator.The video game is said to have freaked out ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Aussies seek relief from Queensland floods in Facebook drinking game


January 14th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 14 (ANI): A new TV drinking game created in the wake of the Queensland flood disaster in social networking site Facebook is creating ripples among its more than 19,000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘CSI’ Gets Back Badass Justin Beiber


January 13th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
releasing on February 11 and then its another episode of 'CSI'.Justin Beiber returns to 'CSI' after his last appearance in September. He had received good reviews for his role of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Snowstorms effect: New Year plans take a hit (Roundup)


December 29th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/London/Moscow, Dec 29 (IANS) Snowstorms in the US and Russia played spoil sport for those planning to travel ahead of the New Year as major airports like the ones in New York ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New York blizzard: Residents asked to be patient amid chaos


December 29th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 29 (IANS) Authorities are doing all they can to clear streets of snow and abandoned vehicles, New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg said as he appealed to the residents ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘China losing patience with Burma’: Wikileaks


December 10th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): The Chinese government, Burma's closest ally, is losing patience with the military regime over its failure to implement political and other reforms, according to classified US diplomatic cables released ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India strong favourites to win World Cup: Cricketing legends


December 9th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Cricketing legends and past World Cup winning captains Imran Khan, Arjuna Ranatunga and Kapil Dev believe India are strong favourites to win next year's tournament in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Injured Serena Williams decorates cast with Swarovski crystals!


December 7th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 07 (ANI): Tennis great Serena Williams' injured foot didn't deter her from attending a party, in which she decorated herself with Swarovski crystals.The four times Wimbledon champion, who ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Charlie Sheen’s Plaza hotel porn star ‘was paid to stay quiet’


November 22nd, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 22 (ANI): Capri Anderson, Charlie Sheen's alleged high-priced escort from the Plaza hotel, is set to appear on TV to tell her story where she would claim that she ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Porn star Anderson tells all about ’scary’ night with Charlie Sheen


November 22nd, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): Adult-film star Capri Anderson, who was found in actor Charlie Sheen's hotel room the morning of his arrest last month, is all set to speak about the whole ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Accusations of Brit-Indian honeymooner’s involvements in wife’s murder outrageous’


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): After some South African detectives raised doubts about Brit-Indian business tycoon Shrien Dewani's account of his role in the incident that led to the murder of his wife, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit-Indian honeymooner’s wife’s murder may be part of ‘planned attack’


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Brit-Indian business tycoon Shrien Dewani, whose wife was killed during their honeymoon trip in Cape Town, has been asked by the local police to return back to that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Luke Richardson’s Daughter Daron Richardson Passes Away


November 15th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Boston, Nov 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Daron Richardson, the teenage daughter of Ottawa Senators assistant coach Luke Richardson passed away last Friday. The media outlets reported that Daron Richardson was rushed ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Playboy Model Tiffany Livingston Suffers Panic Attack In Airplane


September 11th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that not everyone is comfortable with an airplane ride. The "Playboy" playmate Tiffany Livingston proved it once again when she tried to open the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kashmir unrest partially suspends Indo-Pak trade


July 25th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 25 (ANI): A group of traders in the Kashmir valley has suspended cross border trade with neighbouring Pakistan occupied Kashmir through the Line of Control (LoC) for last two weeks ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Carl Edwards Wins Over Brad Keselowski


July 18th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday after some bumpy frantic final rounds Carl Edwards was ultimately able to put behind Brad Keselowski and win the Nationwide Dodge Dealers 250. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mary J. Blige comes to the rescue of Harlem School of Arts


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 22 (ANI): Singer Mary J. Blige has come to the rescue of a Harlem School of Arts with promises to keep funds coming in so the school will not ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Collingwood keen on making his IPL debut


March 28th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) It is difficult to switch to Twenty20 cricket immediately after playing Test cricket. But swift transition from one form of the game to the other has become ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Brit man finds image of Jesus at bottom of frying pan!


March 12th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): A British man has claimed that an image of Jesus appeared in burned bacon fat at the bottom of a frying pan.Toby Elles, 22, from Salford, Lancaster, said ... Read more...

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US envoy condemns Kabul attack


February 27th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27(ANI): United States Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer on Saturday strongly condemnedFriday's suicide bombings carried out by Taliban militants in Kabul, which killed at least 10 Indian ... Read more...

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10 Indians among 17 dead in Kabul suicide attack


February 26th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Feb. 26 (ANI): At least 10 Indians have been reportedly killed in the suicide bombings carried out by Taliban militants in Kabul on Friday morning.Afghanistan officials said that at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wave of suicide bombings rock Kabul


February 26th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Feb. 26 (ANI): A suicide bomber has blown himself up in a Kabul hotel, while two other suicide attackers were shot dead by police on Friday morning.According to Afghanistan's Interior Ministry, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ex-Liverpool hero wants Benitez to quit Anfield


January 18th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): Former Liverpool hero Graeme Souness has asked club boss Rafa Benitez to quit Anfield.Souness wants Kop legend Kenny Dalglish to take over at the helm in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Some antiviral drugs could make diseases worse


January 14th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 14 (ANI): Some antiviral drugs can make viruses stronger instead of killing them, a new study claims.Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin insist that in some cases medications ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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