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Chantelle, Reid name their daughter Dolly


July 25th, 2012 - 7:47 am ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Model Chantelle Houghton and her fiance fighter Alex Reid have named their baby girl Dolly.The couple welcomed their daughter June 17 but were unable to decide ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Divorce rate hits 40-year low in Britain


June 30th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Divorce cases in Britain have fallen to their lowest level innearly 40 years, Daily Mail reported Saturday.There was a one percent fall last year and a ... Read more...

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`Occupiers’ get advice from Bill Clinton


November 8th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (IANS) As the wildly spreading leaderless Occupy Wall Street movement against corporate greed entered its 52nd day, it received some "sympathy" and a bit of advice from ... Read more...

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Nadal beats Federer, wins sixth French Open crown (Lead)


June 6th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 5 (IANS) Defending champion Rafael Nadal Sunday defeated Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-1 to clinch his sixth French Open title and drew level with legendary Swede ... Read more...

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French Open: Sania enters second round with convincing win (Lead)


May 23rd, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 23 (IANS) Sania Mirza hardly broke sweat during her 6-3, 6-3 first round victory over Germany's Kristina Barrois in the French Open women's singles here Monday.The 72nd-ranked Indian, ... Read more...

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Indian intention doubted over electricity sale to Pakistan


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 22 (IANS) India's offer to sell electricity to Pakistan at an affordable rate is "intriguing", said a Pakistani daily, noting that New Delhi is not without its ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

England will be Melbourne marvels: Flower


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 22 (ANI): Coach Andy Flower is confident that England will put up a marvelous performance during the Boxing Day Test that begins here from Sunday.Rubbishing suggestions and reports that England ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Blues mates must pull up socks if they don’t want to lose title: Terry


December 10th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 10 (ANI): Chelsea skipper John Terry has ordered his teammates to pull themselves together before they hand over the Premier League title on a plate to Manchester United or ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Woman dying of cancer gets dream wedding


September 27th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A woman, who is suffering from cancer and has barely weeks to live, has celebrated her dream wedding in Britain. Sally Wright and Adam Gray were keen to marry ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Texting generation not comfortable with boomers’ flare for talking on phone


August 8th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 8 (ANI): With the advent of e-mailing, followed by an explosion in texting, has brought a serious decline in minutes people spend talking on the phone, thereby creating new ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Australia creating 1,100 jobs every day


May 14th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 14 (IANS) Registering a record growth in its employment rate, Australia is creating 1,100 full-time jobs each day in various sectors, according to latest data. The country piled on an extra ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Midwestern Region Witnesses Meteor Shower


April 15th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The northern region of Illinois and other Midwestern areas were greeted with the spectacle of meteor shower, according to reports. The National Weather Service in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Warner hits ton, Delhi Daredevils outplay Knight Riders (Lead)


March 30th, 2010 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) David Warner struck an explosive century as Delhi Daredevils romped to their first home victory this season, outplaying Kolkata Kninght Riders by 40 runs in an ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Vettori, Southee decimate Australia on day one of Hamilton Test


March 27th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Mar 27(ANI): New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori and fast bowler Tim Southee claimed four wickets each to bundle out Australia for 231 on day one of the second Test at Hamilton's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jeev finishes 35th in Honda Classic


March 8th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Palm Beach Garden (Florida), March 8 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh overcame a mid-round blip with a bogey-double bogey run to finish with a round of two-over 72 at the Honda Classic golf ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

KP can flourish if allowed to be footloose and fancy free


March 7th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 7 (ANI): Star England batsman Kevin Pietersen can flourish if allowed to be footloose and fancy free.In his past eight Tests, Pietersen has scored 379 runs at an average of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wood’s sexcapades ‘just a blip’ in stellar golf career: Observers


February 19th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Florida, Feb.19 (ANI): The scandal surrounding golfer Tiger Woods will be little more than a career blip, according to some observers.Woods, who has been accused of a string of infidelities, is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

German economy stagnated as 2009 ended


February 12th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 12 (DPA) German economic recovery stagnated as 2009 came to an end, data released Friday confirmed - registering no fourth quarter economic growth over the third quarter of that year. This ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chemical in plastic food containers linked to heart disease, diabetes risk


January 13th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A new study has shown that people with high levels of BPA in body are more than twice as likely to have heart disease or diabetes.Bisphenol A ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Struggling’ North’s number six Test spot in doubt


January 6th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 6(ANI): Struggling Australian batsman Marcus North's Test position is in peril and there is no guarantee of a spot for him in next week's third Test against Pakistan in Hobart.After ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wenger admits he needs to do anger management as well


December 16th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 16 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has admitted that the stress of management has left him feeling like a volcano, which erupted on Sunday when his team performed poorly ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nike calls Tiger Woods’ affairs a ‘minor blip’


December 15th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 15 (ANI): Sponsor Nike that decided to stand by Tiger Woods amid revelation of his multiple affairs has called the ace golfer's infidelities a "minor blip".Nike Inc Chairman and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nike chief says Woods indiscretion a minor blip on glorious golf career


December 15th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.15 (ANI): Nike chairman and co-founder Phil Knight has described the indiscretions of Tiger Woods as a minor blip on what has otherwise been a brilliant golf and sporting career.He ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Frustrating day on the greens for Jeev; Westwood in lead


November 20th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 20 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh endured a frustrating day on the greens but managed to hang in there with a par-72 to be two-under 142 for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bring Strauss into T20 team after England’s dismal performance


November 11th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): A strong demand is being made to include Test and 50-over captain Andrew Strauss in the T20 team ahead of a crucial Friday match against the Proteas, after ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fergie defends under fire centre half Ferdinand


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has came forward in defence of his under-fire centre-half Rio Ferdinand."There is no discernible depreciation in his qualities, none for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New Real Madrid coach and team need to gel, says Perez


October 29th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Madrid (Spain), Oct. 29 (ANI): Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has appealed for calm in the wake of Tuesday night's "humiliating" 4-0 Copa del Rey defeat to Segunda Division B side Alcorcon, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lamborghini to market lifestyle accessories in India (With Images)


September 13th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Tonino Lamborghini, the Italian luxury brand, has entered the Indian market with a range of multi-media accessories to cash in on the digital and cyber boom in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bhiku Mhatre is disappointed


September 7th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Gone are the days for Manoj Bajpai when his onscreen character would stay with the audience for long enough to become his identity until his next release. His last two releases bombed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India-Pakistan tensions surface at global faith meet


July 2nd, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 2 (IANS) Simmering India-Pakistan tensions came to the fore on the concluding day of a global faith meet here Thursday but the blip was taken in its stride.Intervening ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Jamie Czerniawski Arrested for stabbing Husband


June 12th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by GD
Jamie Czerniawski is a former Miss Teen New Jersey and a small town mother of three living in Monmouth County in New Jersey. She had been arrested for aggravated assault after ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ankita had it easy against Phadke in ITF tournament


June 2nd, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Top seed Ankita Bhambri hardly broke a sweat in her 6-3, 6-0 demolition of qualifier Sagarika Phadke to advance to the pre-quarterfinals of the International Tennis Federation ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

No poll issue this: child health a casualty in Madhya Pradesh


May 4th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, May 4 (IANS) It was not even an election issue in a state that ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani touts as a model of governance. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Impressive practice session for Force India


April 3rd, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 3 (IANS) High on confidence after their double finish in Australian Grand Prix, Force India Formula One team drove impressively on the opening day of practice at the Malaysian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Security nod for British firm to roll out telecom services


January 27th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 27 (IANS) The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has given security clearance to British telecom major Cable & Wireless (C&W) to roll out voice, data and Internet services in India, a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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