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‘The Girl With…’ wins best editing at Oscars


February 27th, 2012 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Director David Fincher's "The Girl With Dragon Tattoo" won the golden statuette for best editing for Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall at the 84th ... Read more...

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Man thinks moon is UFO, calls emergency


October 29th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 29 (IANS) A Briton rang up emergency number 999 to report an UFO hovering above his house, but later said the "mysterious object" was only the moon.The caller ... Read more...

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Stephanie Rice’s ex Eamon Sullivan ‘finds solace’ in pet dog after split


March 19th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 19 (ANI): It looks like Eamon Sullivan has found solace in his pet dog after his high-profile split from Stephanie Rice.Sullivan was spotted this week at a Surry Hills cafe ... Read more...

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India-born Tariq Anwar misses Oscar for best editing


February 28th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) India-born film editor Tariq Anwar, nominated for the Oscar in the best editing category for "The King's Speech", lost out to Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter ... Read more...

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James Wall Dies At 92, Immortalizing Mr. Baxter


October 30th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) James wall, who made himself immortal with the role of Mr. Baxter, in the famous children's show "Captain Kangaroo", died on Wednesday at the age of ... Read more...

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Dads enjoy less with kids than mums


May 20th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 20 (ANI): Dads not only spend less time with their kids, they don't even enjoy that time as much as mums do, revealed new research.Twice as many fathers say they ... Read more...

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Simple things in life keep families happy


May 20th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 20 (ANI): It is the simple things in life that keep families happy, according to a new study.The research uses data from the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children, a project ... Read more...

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Geico Voice Actor Fired After Indulging In Notorious Political Talk


April 24th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The actor, Lance Baxter, who is extensively recognized as the voice-over for the renowned Geico insurance advertisements, has only just been thrown out of ... Read more...

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Geico Voice Actor Fired For Raising An Unpleasant Voice


April 24th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lance Baxter, also known as D.C Douglas, but best known as the voice of the notorious Geico commercials has been fired by the authorities, following a ... Read more...

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Geico Terminates Voice Actor For Controversial Tea Party Remarks


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lance Baxter, who is best known for giving his voice to a number of commercials for the insurance company Geico, has been terminated from his job ... Read more...

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Geico fires voiceover actor


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Los Angeles actor, Lance Baxter, better identified as D.C. Douglas, who has performed the voiceover for Geico commercials, has been fired by Geico. In a ... Read more...

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Dillon Baxter: The Upcoming Football Star


April 14th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dillon Baxter is the upcoming football star on whom everybody is keeping an eye. In the recent USC spring scrimmage it was Dillon Baxter whose name ... Read more...

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Two coalition soldiers die in Afghan shootings


February 20th, 2010 - 4:55 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Two coalition soldiers were killed in two separate shootings in southern Afghanistan on Friday, NATO officials said. One of the soldiers died during Operation Moshtarak.One of the two ... Read more...

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Government in talks for importing swine flu vaccine


December 11th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) With over 20,000 swine flu cases in the country, the central government has initiated talks with four international vaccine manufacturers to import the H1N1 vaccine, Health Minister ... Read more...

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Pharma firms to conduct H1N1 vaccine human trials in India


December 8th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) An indigenous swine flu vaccine is far from ready but India has given the green signal to two foreign pharmaceutical giants to begin human ... Read more...

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Patton Oswalt Set To Be A Part Of “Caprica”


August 24th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The latest news to emerge from the "Battlestar Galactica" camp is that the funny guy Patton Oswalt is gearing up the join the team of the sci-fi adaptation. Oswalt is ... Read more...

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Virgin Down’s syndrome man turns down sex offers to wait for Miss Right


July 15th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): A man suffering from Down's syndrome has turned down offers of sex, and decided to remain celibate, after his mother launched a campaign to find a woman to ... Read more...

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Kids of working mums not worse off for care than stay-at-home counterparts


June 30th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 30 (ANI): Guilt-ridden working mothers can chill - a new study claims, while breastfed babies are held more and read to more, they sleep 40 minutes a day less and ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs New Zealand; first Test, second day


March 19th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hamilton, March 19 (IANS) Scoreboard of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand at the end of second day's play at Seddon Park here Thursday. New Zealand first ... Read more...

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Tea scoreboard: India vs. New Zealand, Day I, First Test


March 18th, 2009 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
Hamilton, March 18 (IANS) The following is the tea scoreboard on the first day of the first Test between India and New Zealand at the Seddon Park here Wednesday. Scoreboard:New Zealand 1st ... Read more...

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Brit mum appeals women to have sex with Downs Syndrome suffering son


March 17th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): A mum whose adopted son has Downs Syndrome has gone public to appeal for women to have sex with him so he can lose his virginity.Lucy Baxter, ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs New Zealand; fourth ODI


March 11th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hamilton, March 11 (IANS) Scoreboard of New Zealand's innings against India in the fourth One-day International at Seddon Park here Wednesday. India have to chase 281 as per the Duckworth-Lewis system after ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. New Zealand, Third ODI


March 8th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, March 8 (IANS) The following is India's scoreboard against New Zealand in the third one-day international at the AMI Stadium here Sunday: SCOREBOARD:IndiaVirender ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. New Zealand, Twenty20


February 27th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 27 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of India's innings against New Zealand in the second and last Twenty20 international at the Westpac Stadium here Friday. SCOREBOARD: India: Gautam Gambhir c Brendon b ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. New Zealand, Twenty20


February 25th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, Feb 25 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of India's innings against New Zealand in the the first Twenty20 international at the AMI Stadium here Wednesday. SCOREBOARD: India innings: Gautam Gambhir b O'Brien 6 Virender ... Read more...

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Humans make their own aspirin compound


January 18th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 18 (IANS) Humans form their own version of aspirin's active principle, known as salicylic acid, when the drug breaks down in the body. Salicyclic acid or SA, which is responsible ... Read more...

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Eating fruits and vegetables helps humans make their own aspirin


December 23rd, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): A regular diet of fruits and vegetables can help your body make its own salicylic acid (SA) the material formed when aspirin breaks down in the body, ... Read more...

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Consumers don”t go by the hype surrounding a gadget


December 5th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 5 (ANI): No matter how much hype surrounds a gadget, consumers opinions of the device would not be affected by the claims made by its creators, reveals an Aussie ... Read more...

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Chetan Anand wins Czech International badminton


September 28th, 2008 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) India's Chetan Anand continued his fine form to clinch the Czech International badminton tournament, beating Englishman Carl Baxter in straight games Sunday.Top seeded Anand pulled off a ... Read more...

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