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Pulkit dons transformed look for ‘Fukrey’


September 21st, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actor Pulkit Samrat, who made his Bollywood debut as a rugged, Punjabi boy in "Bittoo Boss", is undergoing complete transformation for his next movie "Fukrey".The film, ... Read more...

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Kids’ temper tantrums could signal mental illness


August 31st, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) Temper tantrums in infants could signal early mental health problems, shows a research.Northwestern University researchers have developed an easy-to-administer questionnaire specifically designed to distinguish the typical ... Read more...

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England’s Muamba quits football


August 15th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) English footballer Fabrice Muamba announced his retirement from football Wednesday, after suffering a heart attack during a match last season.The England youth international collapsed during ... Read more...

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SRK’s Independence Day wish: Happy and free lives for women


August 15th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan says his Independence Day wish is that men and women should be treated equally in the country."The place I have ... Read more...

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Saina aims for gold in Rio


August 7th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 7 (IANS) Badminton star Saina Nehwal, back home with an Olympic medal, said the bronze she won in London will motivate her to be the best in the ... Read more...

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‘Madam Speedy’ looking for Olympic glory


July 12th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 12 (IANS) Tameka Williams, the sprinter from the tiny Caribbean islands of St. Kitts and Nevis, will travel to the London Olympic Games with hopes of making her ... Read more...

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Midnight release for ‘Bol Bachchan’ in Gujarat


July 5th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) Rohit Shetty has a gift for all movie buffs in Gujarat. The director has decided to release his new film "Bol Bachchan" in the state ... Read more...

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Katy Perry still believes in marriage


June 22nd, 2012 - 2:55 am ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Her marriage with comedian Russell Brand might have gone sour, but that hasn't affected singer Katy Perry's belief in the institution."I still believe in love ... Read more...

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Win at French Open shows ny determination: Sharapova


June 10th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.1 Maria Sharapova believes that winning the French Open is testament to her own strength of character.By defeating Sara Errani 6-3, 6-2 in ... Read more...

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BJP plays ‘truth games’ to save face (Lead, correcting para four of Karnataka Newsletter)


June 9th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 9 (IANS) Truth, the general belief is, will always triumph. It just has in Karnataka where talk of the town in the last four years has been ... Read more...

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BJP plays ‘truth games’ to save face (Karnataka Newsletter)


June 9th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 9 (IANS) Truth, the general belief is, will always triumph. It just has in Karnataka where talk of the town in the last four years has been ... Read more...

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‘Mules are not stubborn’


May 15th, 2012 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Many of us may have been using the age-old saying "stubborn as a mule", but a British expert has said such an impression about donkeys is unfounded, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Does membership of elite group shore up performance?


April 25th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Does being labelled as a member of an elite group shore up your performance on tasks related to your area of expertise?Not necessarily, say researchers who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cricket Australia plans smaller board


April 24th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 24 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) said Tuesday it would seek the approval of the state associations for a smaller board.CA needs a majority of 11-14ths to be passed ... Read more...

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‘Hate Story’ - riveting, bold tale of woman’s revenge (IANS Movie Review)


April 20th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Hate Story"; Cast: Paoli Dam, Gulshan Devaiah, Nikhil Dwivedi; Director: Vivek Agnihotri; Rating: ***1/2Meet the newest avatar of Maa Kali! The fascist avenging woman has always been a favourite ... Read more...

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Life expectancy influences major decisions


April 10th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 10 (IANS) The belief in how long you will live may subconsciously influence major decisions such as marriage, divorce, abortion, having a child or attending university."Life expectancy might ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Beer doesn’t cause of your ‘beer belly’


April 5th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Drinking beer is not the main cause of a "beer belly" although it can contribute to overall fatness, scientists have revealed.A team from Germany analysed the ... Read more...

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Are we most happy on turning 33?


March 27th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) While many of us may cherish remembering the school days as the happiest period of our life, a study has suggested that people are most content ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

NBA sensation Jeremy Lin becomes Volvo’s brand ambassador


March 20th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 20 (IANS) China-owned Swedish automaker Volvo has announced an endorsement deal with NBA's new Asian-American superstar Jeremy Lin, marking the first major corporate contract for the Knicks ... Read more...

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It would have been selfish to retire after the World Cup high: Sachin


March 17th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 17 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar, the first and probably the last batsman to get to 100 international hundreds, says it would have been selfish of him to ... Read more...

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Bangladesh dedicates win to late cricketer Manjirul Islam


March 17th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim dedicated their thrilling five-wicket win over India here Friday to late Manjirul Islam, who died five years ago aged 22."It's a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kids do better when told failure is ‘normal’


March 13th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 13 (IANS) Children do better at school and feel more upbeat if they are told that failure is a just a part of learning, rather than being pressurised ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dhoni rubbishes reports of rift in dressing room


February 25th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 25 (IANS) India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday rubbished media reports of rift in the dressing room but admitted that the turn of events in the past ... Read more...

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Was Nicki Minaj’s Grammy dress inspired by Little Red Riding Hood?


February 13th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Nicki Minaj got some people turning their heads her way when she got on the red carpet at the Grammy Awards. The Trinidad and ... Read more...

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Lokmat’s record news spread of a world record (With Image)


February 10th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) In what is claimed to be an unprecedented innovation by a broadsheet, an English daily recently produced a full-colour picture and story spread over 16 columns ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rushdie’s writings painful: Imran Khan


January 31st, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 30 (IANS) Describing the writings of Salman Rushdie as "painful" for the Muslim community, Pakistani politician and former cricket captain Imran Khan Monday said no one had a ... Read more...

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Study reveals that ‘Women are better at parking than men’


January 30th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has concluded that when compared to men, women are better parkers of cars. The study, which was conducted by a car park company, claims ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Scientists test invisibility cloak on 3D objects


January 26th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mankind has been obsessed with invisibility for ages. The closest mankind has come to achieving that is in the mind and of course on the screens in ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sugar Bowl preview: Wolverines want to make a comeback


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Wolverines are confident that they can come out strongly in the Sugar Bowl this time around. The team led by Coach Rich Rodriguez failed ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Five losses have hit belief but we will bounce back: Dhoni


January 2nd, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 2 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni admitted that five straight losses overseas have hit the "belief of the team" but believes that his boys are capable ... Read more...

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Abhishek’s life-altering horse-riding lessons


December 26th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who spent his weekend attending a horse-racing competition, says he learnt the biggest lesson of his life while taking riding sessions."When I ... Read more...

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Kareena is magic: Imran Khan


December 22nd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) Imran Khan has already admitted Kareena Kapoor is his favourite actress. Working with her in romantic comedy "Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu" has only strengthened ... Read more...

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Credit offtake to pick up next year: Axis Bank


December 9th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 9 (IANS) Credit growth will start picking up in 2012, Shikha Sharma, managing director and chief executive officer of Axis Bank, said Friday."Credit growth is directly linked to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Gobi desert images raise alarm


November 16th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are several rumors on the Internet regarding recent images on Google Maps taken at a location on the Gobi desert in China. The images were ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Process of getting back to top starts now: Dhoni


November 5th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the team has put behind its disastrous performance in England and is looking for a new start as ... Read more...

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