bitter end

Maria Menounos loses Super Bowl bet & keeps her part of the promise


February 7th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ‘Extra’ correspondent Maria Menounos lost her Super Bowl bet and she was gracious enough to keep her part of the promise.Maria had placed a bet ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s son vows to avenge father’s death


October 23rd, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Seif al-Islam, one of the sons of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, has vowed to take revenge for his father's death.Gaddafi was killed Thursday by the ... Read more...

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Gaddafi sets terms for relinquishing power


May 30th, 2011 - 2:58 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is ready to relinquish power on the condition that he and his family would not be prosecuted, Arab newspaper Al Sharq ... Read more...

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Nicaragua denies receiving asylum request from Gaddafi


March 4th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 4 (IANS) Nicaragua has denied reports that violent protests have forced Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to seek political asylum in the Central American country.Jacinto Suarez Espinoza, who ... Read more...

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Asian Cup will boost football’s profile in India: Houghton


January 15th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 15 (IANS) Despite a 2-5 whipping against Bahrain, India's chief football coach Bob Houghton praised the side's indomitable spirit and said the Asian Cup experience will boost the game's profile ... Read more...

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It’s official: It was the coldest December in Britain in 120 years


January 1st, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Last December was the coldest in Britain in more than 120 years, say officials. The benchmark Central England Temperature plunged to an average of -0.6 degrees Celsius over ... Read more...

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English media lambast Ponting


December 28th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) The English media Tuesday lambasted Australian skipper Ricky Ponting for his lengthy outburst against umpires Aleem Dar and Tony Hill calling him "Rick as parrot" and his behaviour ... Read more...

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Lib Dem campaigner for battered women ‘assaults Tory husband’


December 1st, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): A Liberal Democrat councillor, who campaigns to help battered women, assaulted her Conservative husband when their own coalition came to a bitter end, a court heard.Christine James, ... Read more...

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Retirement Yousuf’s personal decision: PCB


March 31st, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.31 (ANI): Describing former captain Mohammed Yousuf's decision to retire from international cricket as his 'personal' choice, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said that it is now up to the ... Read more...

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Ex Pak greats horrified over PCB’s ‘vindictive’ stance that led to Younis’ ‘retirement’


March 31st, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.31 (ANI): Former Pakistani cricketers have blasted the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for ill-treating prolific middle order batsman Mohammed Yousuf, who had announced his retirement from international cricket in protest against ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga comes up with multimedia fable


January 19th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 19 (ANI): Popstar Lady Gaga has joined hands with old-school Grandmaster Melle Mel for a multimedia fable for kids, aged 6 and above.The Portal in the Park is about ... Read more...

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When ‘raunchy’ Lady Gaga was frumpy


November 25th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Singer Lady Gaga might be known for her bizarre fashion style, but there was a time when her dress sense was more frumpy than raunchy.An early video ... Read more...

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Brooke Astor’s Son Anthony Marshall Found Guilty


October 9th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Oct 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After months and months of media as well as public speculations, the Brooke Astor case has finally drawn to a very bitter end. After ... Read more...

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Mary Travers Dies At 72


September 18th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mary Travers of the famous trio Peter, Paul and Mary passed away at the age of 72. After suffering from leukemia for the past five years the singer sadly left ... Read more...

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England Ashes heroes’ 10,000 pound all night booze bender


August 25th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): England's victorious cricketers went on a marathon drinking session after their Ashes triumph, with man of the match Stuart Broad and his teammates drying the hotel bar twice ... Read more...

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Prabhakaran surrounded by government troops, claims Lankan army


May 18th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, May 18 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Army on Monday claimed that Liberation of Tamil Ealam (LTTE) chief Velupillai Prabhakaran, is alive and surrounded by government troops.A BBC report quoted a military ... Read more...

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LTTE ends armed struggle; questions remain about Prabhakaran (Nightlead)


May 17th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 17 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Tamil Tiger guerrillas announced dramatically Sunday they were calling off their quarter-century long armed struggle citing the deaths of thousands of civilians as speculation gripped the ... Read more...

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Tamil rebels say they are silencing their guns (Third Lead)


May 17th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 17 (DPA) The embattled Tamil rebels have declared that they have decided to silence their guns in north-eastern Sri Lanka where the military says the rebels have been cornered into ... Read more...

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LTTE ’silences’ guns, says war has reached ‘bitter end’ (Second Lead)


May 17th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 17 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Tamil Tiger guerrillas Sunday dramatically announced that they were silencing their guns, ending a dragging armed struggle for a Tamil state that has killed thousands since ... Read more...

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LTTE decides to end its bloody armed struggle (Lead)


May 17th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 17 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Tamil Tiger guerrillas announced Sunday that they had decided to "silence" their guns amid intense rumours that their leader Velupillai Prabhakaran was dead. In a statement posted ... Read more...

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LTTE decides to end armed struggle


May 17th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 17 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Tamil Tigers announced Sunday that their "battle has reached its bitter end" and that they have decided to "silence" their guns. Read more...

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Saravana Bhavan founder gets life for murdering employee (Lead)


March 19th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 19 (IANS) Founder of the Saravana Bhavan hotel chain P. Rajagopal was Thursday sentenced to life for murdering his employee eight years ago by the Madras High Court that enhanced ... Read more...

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”Bigg Boss Season 2” gets bigger on COLORS


August 6th, 2008 - 11:40 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, August 6 (ANI/Business Wire India): After sweeping the audiences with the breath-taking action reality show -''Fear Factor Khatron Ke Khiladi'' with Akshay Kumar, COLORS reveals its other ace- ''Bigg Boss ... Read more...

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Historic triumph in Vienna for classy Spain (Lead)


June 30th, 2008 - 4:57 am ICT by IANS
DPA Vienna, June 30 (DPA) Spain won their second European title in fine style Sunday, deservedly beating dull Germany 1-0 in Vienna, on a goal from Fernando Torres. The handsome win culminates a ... Read more...

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China to resolutely crush, smash Free Tibet protesters


March 22nd, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): China today said that it would pursue its crackdown in Tibet to the bitter end in a bid to smash opposition to Beijing's rule in the ... Read more...

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