beginning of the end

Congress Waterloo in Goa due to family raj: Congress


March 6th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) Even before the final results are yet to be announced, Goa Congress spokesperson Ramakant Khalap has termed the party's poor showing as the Waterloo of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kudankulam row: Officials expect early resolution


February 11th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 11 (IANS) The four-member expert panel set up to look into the safety aspects of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) and the fears of the local people ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Five years on, Nandigram feels forgotten and betrayed


January 3rd, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Nandigram (West Bengal), Jan 3 (IANS) Five years after a movement that catapulted it into the national spotlight and spelt the beginning of the end of the 34-year Left ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No ‘classical’ insurgency in northeast: Assam Rifles chief


August 26th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Nongkrem (Meghalaya), Aug 26 (IANS) The insurgency in India's northeastern states can no longer be viewed as "classical" guerilla warfare as it lost the support of the people, the head ... Read more...

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Russian teenager hangs herself over doomsday fears


May 26th, 2011 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS) A 14-year-old girl from Russia's Volga Republic of Mari El hanged herself last Saturday (May 21) over fears that the world would end, investigators said Wednesday, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

“Pak did its part” by providing early assistance in identifying al-Qaeda courier: Zardari


May 3rd, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has dismissed accusations against the country that it did not do enough to track down Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, saying that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Trott stars as England win Adelaide ODI against Australia to stay in series


January 26th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Jan 26(ANI): England batsman Jonathan Trott scored a century on Wednesday to guide his team to a 21-run win in the fourth ODI against Australia in Adelaide.Trott's 102 from 126 balls ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Millions celebrate Makar Sankranti in Bihar


January 14th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 14 (IANS) Millions of people in Bihar took a dip in the holy Ganga river Friday to mark the annual harvest festival of Makar Sankranti. The people celebrated it with ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India whitewash New Zealand with a commanding victory (Second Lead)


December 10th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) India completed a 5-0 sweep of the One-day series against New Zealand with a commanding eight-wicket win in the fifth and concluding game here Friday. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows –Part I’: The End Begins, But Is It Enough?


November 19th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 1' is out and it is the beginning of the end. The seven-series fantasy has taken the world of teenagers ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British forces to be “out of Afghanistan by 2015″: David Cameron


November 16th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that a NATO summit later this week would mark the beginning of the end of Britain's involvement in Afghanistan, adding ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Trapped Chile miners ask rescuers ‘what took you so long’


October 10th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): A single ringing bell and a roar of delight from exhausted rescue workers signalled the moment on Saturday, when a 2,067feet shaft broke through to the 33 Chilean ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Joy Behar Turns 68, Celebrates Birthday On “The View”


October 8th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez All the ardent followers of the hit ABC chat show "The View" had something to look forward to during last night's episode when the 68th birthday of one of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Office: the Movie’ coming out soon


September 4th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It seems that the popular TV show "Office' will not come to a grinding halt after the departures of Steve Carell after all. "Office' boss Paul ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Google accused of betraying sanctimonious ‘net neutrality’ law


August 7th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 7 (ANI): Google, the internet giant, has admitted that it has been in talks with the US communications provider Verizon, and even agreed on an outline plan on how internet ... Read more...

Posted in World |

American Idol: Top 3 Perform-Lee Explodes on Stage!


May 19th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night's "American Idol" episode, which I typed live as I watched, was the beginning of the end. The top three were all set to perform their hearts ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

BP Vows To Pay For Gulf-Spill Cleanup


May 4th, 2010 - 2:22 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 03 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CEO for BP, Tony Hayward told Good Morning America on Monday that BP was not responsible for the horrible oil rig accident, that Transocean LTD was, ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Environment |

EADS announces bid on US tanker contract


April 21st, 2010 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (DPA) The European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) plans to bid for the $35-billion contract to build the next generation of US Air Force refuelling tankers, Ralph Crosby, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kate Gosselin Dances To “Paparazzi,” For Her Kids


April 8th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kate Gosselin's performance in the latest episode of "Dancing With The Stars" was voted by many in the audience and the observers as well to be ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Whitney Houston’s Tour Marred By Her Smoking Habit


March 1st, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Australia, Mar 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that Pop diva Whitney Houston's smoking and narcotics addiction may hamper her career severely if she fails to rein in those habits. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Endeavour blasts off for mission to space station


February 8th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 8 (DPA) Space shuttle Endeavour lit up the Florida coast before dawn Monday as it blasted off for a mission to the International Space Station. The start, at 10.14 a.m. Greenwich ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Oz psychologist says Punter’s mind is his best weapon against bogyman Roach


January 31st, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.31 (ANI): A top psychologist believes Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting should use his mind as a key weapon to counter the mind games being played by West Indian fast bowler ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Justice’ Released “Beginning Of The End”


January 27th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The French band of electronic music "Justice" which consists of Gaspard Auge and Xavier de Rosnay is one of the best groups of Ed Banger ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kite sales soar in Gujarat ahead of Uttarayan


January 2nd, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Jan. 2 (ANI): Kite-makers in Gujarat are elated as their business has got a boost ahead of the festival of Uttarayan or Makar Sankranti.The colourful kites are a result of much ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Sony’s lucky disaster week


November 17th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
For Hollywood giants Sony/Columbia, this week has been one big disaster week. Two of its production ventures have hit the screens this Friday and, coincidentally, both are disaster films. Columbia's 2012, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nani accuses Ferguson of mismanaging his career


November 12th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Portuguese ace footballer Nani faces the wrath of Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson after accusing him of mismanaging his career.In an interview, the Portugal winger claims ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Civil war breaks out in Italian Government


September 9th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Rome (Italy), Sep.9 (ANI): Civil war has broken out in the ranks of the Italian Government after Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's mouthpiece newspaper attacked his main political ally, calling him "ridiculous" and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mehsud’s death dispels Islamabad’s ‘US-India combine dismember Pakistan’ conspiracy theory


August 8th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 8 (ANI): The killing of Pak-Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud in a US drone strike has not only closed another chapter of terrorism, but it has also dispelled the Pakistani ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

GDP Report: US Economy Slowing Down But Doing Better Than The Previous Quarter


July 31st, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by GD
Fresh reports on Friday indicated that the US GDP has contracted by 1% in the 2nd quarter. In comparison to the previous quarter the contraction has been less and this can ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US stocks lower on commodities, ignore Fed’s upbeat assessment


July 30th, 2009 - 6:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 30 (DPA) US stocks fell Wednesday amid fresh commodity fears, which overshadowed an optimistic report on the US economy from the Federal Reserve. Energy and metals manufacturers declined as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

End of US recession in sight: Obama


July 30th, 2009 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 29 (DPA) President Barack Obama Wednesday said the United States was witnessing the "beginning of the end" of its worst recession in decades. Speaking at a townhall-style gathering in Raleigh, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Zardari says focus of Government is to rehabilitate displaced persons


July 13th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 13 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari on Monday said the entire focus of the government will now shift to the rehabilitation of displaced persons and rebuilding of the damaged ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tom Hanks to revisit D-Day site for TV documentary


June 11th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Tom Hanks is so fascinated by world history that he is all set to revisit the D-Day landings for a new TV documentary.In the documentary, the history ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Math equations help analyse why ‘blues progression’ is so famous in music


May 31st, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Dalhousie math professor Jason Brown has once again applied mathematical principles to music to determine what make the blues "the blues".The professor, whose groundbreaking research has already ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Obama signs stimulus bill, attention turns to housing (Lead)


February 18th, 2009 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (DPA) The centrepiece of Barack Obama's economic rescue plans was signed into law Tuesday, the culmination of a six-week process full of partisan wrangling that handed the US president ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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