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Big Ben to ring in the Olympics


July 25th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Big Ben, one of the most famous landmarks of London, will celebrate the opening day of the Olympic Games with a historic peel of bells.Big Ben ... Read more...

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Mayas had their own musical scale, say experts


December 14th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 14 (IANS/EFE) The Mayas had a musical scale very different from the western one, according to experts who examined and played 125 instruments recovered from Maya sites, ... Read more...

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Suneet Varma’s Kamasutra collection fails to impress


July 24th, 2011 - 1:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Designer Suneet Varma's show on the second day of Synergy1 Delhi Couture Week Saturday failed to leave a lasting impression on fashionistas, who said it ... Read more...

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Meet the eight-year-old boy who rings bells up to 8 times his body weight!


February 27th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): An eight-year-old from York rings bells weighing up to 32 stone, despite only weighing four stone himself.Ewan Hull, who took up the hobby when he was five, is ... Read more...

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UK MP’s wife poses naked under sheet, reveals bedroom secrets!


February 4th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Sally Bercow, wife of the Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow, has posed in a racy photograph that sees her naked under a sheet in her ... Read more...

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Kristen Bells To Star In “House Of Lies”


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 2, (THANDIAN NEWS) The beautiful 30 year old actress Kristen Bell has been away from the small screen for quite some time. Ever since she was last featured in ... Read more...

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Oklahoma Plane Crash Victims Remembered


January 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thursday is going to be a dark anniversary for the students and staffs of the Oklahoma State University. It was 10 years back that an aircraft ... Read more...

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Mexico seizes 39 art treasures smuggled out of Singapore


January 18th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 18 (IANS/EFE) A total of 39 Singaporean art treasures from the 17th and 18th centuries were seized in the Mexican port of Manzanillo after being smuggled into the Latin ... Read more...

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Dimpy Mahajan Missing Her Hubby Rahul!


January 14th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Dimpy Mahajan is happy shooting for the upcoming reality game show 'Zor Ka Jhatka' for a cable channel in India but misses her hubby dearest very much. Dimpy is in ... Read more...

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Physiotherapists demand government jobs in Jammu


December 19th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Tahir Nadeem KhanJammu, Dec.19 (ANI): Physiotherapists in Jammu staged a protest on Sunday, demanding government jobs in health departments.The agitated lot demonstrated outside old Divisional Commissioner's office by beating utensils and ... Read more...

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Australia’s captaincy can pull Warne out of retirement: Jones


December 10th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 10 (ANI): To rescue the Australia team from another Ashes debacle, Shane Warne could come out of the retirement if he is offered the captaincy, according to cricketer-turned-commentator Dean Jones.The ... Read more...

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Smouldering Cook is England’s Toy wonder: Swann


December 1st, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec. 1 (ANI): England opener Alastair Cook may not be the batsman you would go miles to watch, but his strong mentality and his ability to deliver in a telling ... Read more...

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How Oprah Winfrey conquered OWN fears


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Talk show titan Oprah Winfrey has revealed that she had almost dropped plans to launch her U.S. TV network 'OWN'.The mogul's 25-year run on 'The Oprah Winfrey ... Read more...

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Samsung Fascinate is going to be great


September 22nd, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire) : Samsung made a late entry into the Smart phone market but now it has a wide range of Smart phones aimed at different budgets. The latest ... Read more...

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A Cornish moniker for David Cameron’s newborn daughter


August 26th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): UK Prime Minister David Cameron and wife Samantha Cameron have named their newborn baby daughter Florence Rose Endellion.With the name, the PM kept his promise to ... Read more...

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After 600 years, world’s oldest clock ‘to be wound by hand for the last time’


August 21st, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21 (ANI): The world's oldest mechanical clock is to be wound by hand for the last time next week.The clock at Wells Cathedral in Somersetthat that has been wound by ... Read more...

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Dogs steal food discreetly to avoid getting caught


July 26th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): Next time a cookie is stolen from your jar, don't blame your kid as your dog could behind it too.A recent study has revealed that just like children, ... Read more...

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Silver Ferns captain tells family to skip Delhi Commonwealth Games


July 25th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Waikata Bay (New Zealand), July 25 (ANI): Silver Ferns netball captain Casey Williams has told family and friends not to attend the Delhi Commonwealth Games this October.Twenty-five-year-old Williams has said that while ... Read more...

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Valerie Bertinelli’s Wedding Plans


June 16th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Valerie Bertinelli has revealed that she is going to let her fiance Tom Vitale organize her big day.The 50 year old 'One Day At A Time' ... Read more...

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Meet talented Jor Jor, the world’s first musical goldfish!


May 26th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): A goldfish has become the world's first to be able to play music and to join in with Barbra Streisand songs.Jor Jor, the talented two-year-old aquatic pet, who ... Read more...

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Malaysian-Indian villagers pamper animals as part of Ponggal celebrations


January 16th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Butterworth (Malaysia), Jan. 16 (ANI): Malaysian-Indian Tamil farmers bathed their cows and bulls and garlanded them with bells tied around their necks, as part of a centuries-old traditional Ponggal celebration."We want to ... Read more...

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Pati Patni aur Woh-Teenagers try to settle down


November 12th, 2009 - 3:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Goa, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a very volatile beginning, all the teenagers tried to settle down with their new parents of 4 days. Mouni’s son Aditya goes around to all ... Read more...

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DPS Ghaziabad student with swine flu, school shuts down


November 6th, 2009 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 5 (IANS) The junior section of Delhi Public School Ghaziabad has been closed till Nov 13 after a case of swine flu was detected in the school, the principal said ... Read more...

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Israeli President Peres’ letter to President Obama on Nobel Peace Prize win


October 9th, 2009 - 6:56 pm ICT by BNO News
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) – Israeli President Shimon Peres on Friday sent a letter to President Obama to congratulate him on his Nobel Peace Prize win, his office said. His office released ... Read more...

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Amazon’s Kindle to be launched in India on October 19th


October 8th, 2009 - 5:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beacon Hill, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Book-lovers in India can rejoice and book-lovers who love technology as well are already over the moon, as Amazon’s Kindle is going to be launched ... Read more...

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Baby elephant runs amok at Andhra Pradesh’s Tirupathi Balaji Temple


September 29th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupathi (Andhra Pradesh), Sep.29 (ANI): An elephant went berserk at the Tirupathi Balaji temple in Andhra Pradesh during a ceremonial procession on Monday night.However, no devotee was injured in the incident ... Read more...

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Bees Saal Baad Big B is singing the same old tune!


August 22nd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sujoy Ghosh has incorporated a folk song, O Re Saawariya, into his latest film, Aladin. The song is featured on Amitabh Bachchan. But here's the interesting part. Amitabh Bachchan sang the song ... Read more...

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Space shuttle Endeavour headed home (Lead)


July 29th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (DPA) The crew of the space shuttle Endeavour bid farewell to their colleagues on the International Space Station Tuesday to head back to Earth. The space shuttle undocked at 1726 ... Read more...

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Gwar star to wrestle with Smothers


June 5th, 2009 - 10:50 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
It seems that Masked Gwar rocker Oderus Urungus is all set to follow Mickey Rourke's example by fighting it out in the wrestling ring with a professional fighter. The Wrestler star Rourke went ... Read more...

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London church to pay tribute to John Lenon


May 13th, 2009 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Late Beatle legend John Lenon will be honoured in his native Liverpool by bell ringers who will perform his peace anthem "Imagine" in the city's cathedral. Contactmusic.com reprots that ... Read more...

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Jim Carrey, Jenny McCarthy had their families fall for their fake proposal


April 15th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Hollywood actor Jim Carrey and his lover Jenny McCarthy made their families actually believe that they were going to walk down the aisle, when they faked a ... Read more...

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Charlie Chaplin’s son, Sydney, dies at 82


March 7th, 2009 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 7 (DPA) Sydney Earl Chaplin, the son of screen legend Charlie Chaplin, has died at the age of 82 at his home in California, the Los Angeles Times reported ... Read more...

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Charlie Chaplins son passes away at 82


March 6th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Sydney Chaplin, the Tony Award-winning son of film legend Charlie Chaplin, has died at his home in California. He was 82.Sydney, who once starred on Broadway opposite ... Read more...

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Mahie Gill dances through the pain for ‘Gulaal’ mujra number


March 6th, 2009 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) Dancing for the mujra track "Ranaji" in Anurag Kashyap's "Gulaal" was a pain for Mahie Gill. Literally! She was in severe pain due to a back injury, ... Read more...

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Female Fritzl who raped son in ”house of horrors” gets 7-year jail term


January 23rd, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): A 40-year-old Irish woman who forced her teenage son to have sex with her and abused her other five children for years in a rat-infested house of ... Read more...

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