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Brighton beach left with 23 tonnes’ of rubbish

August 22nd, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Brighton, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The level of litter that has been found around the area of Brighton Beach was just way too much. The litter has been said to make the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Surfer Stephen King has a lucky escape from shark attack

December 12th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A surfer believes he is the “luckiest” person in the world after a shark missed him just barely. Stephen King of NSW was left with only minor ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Piranhas attack beach-goers in Brazil

September 27th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rio de Janeiro, Sept 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dozens of beach-goers in Brazil were taken to the hospital and treated for various injuries when they were attacked by several piranhas in the last ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Snooki is a Lindsay Lohan wannabe!

September 10th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Snooki is one of the popular reality TV stars of America and she is well known for her outrageous behavior in the past as well. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Donkey Cruelty: Russian Prosecutors Investigate Para-sailing Donkey Stunt

July 20th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russian authorities have decided to open a case against the employees of a leisure activities firm for a publicity stunt which they performed when a donkey was forced ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Despite tar balls, Florida beaches remain open to the public

July 11th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite several health concerns, most of the beaches at Florida remain open. This is indeed surprising, as tar balls have been found at the beaches.Concerns over the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dubai launches health campaign

June 15th, 2010 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 15 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Municipality has launched a campaign to create awareness about heat related health problems during summer. The public Health and Safety Department director of Dubai Municipality, Redha Hassan ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hurricane Bill skirts US coast

August 24th, 2009 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 24 (DPA) Heavy storms and rain lashed the US' northern Atlantic Coast as Hurricane Bill rolled toward Canada after sweeping across Bermuda. Three people were rescued from the Atlantic by ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Shark reality bites into Australia’s beach culture

March 9th, 2009 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
By Sid Astbury Sydney, March 9 (DPA) For some, driving fast gives the same sort of buzz as swimming where there might be sharks. The danger is part of the appeal.Get unlucky and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Flip-flops can lead to sore feet, ankles and legs

June 7th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Theyre the latest fad, and the coolest footwear in the hot summer season, giving you the much desired casual look, but according to a group of researchers ... Read more...

Posted in National |