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Google conjures artificial brain with billion connections


June 26th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) Google has done the unthinkable -- the creation of an 'artificial brain' from 16,000 computer processors, with more than a billion connections. The team led by ... Read more...

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Genghis Khan statue unveiled in London


April 15th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 15 (IANS) A bronze sculpture of Mongolian hero Genghis Khan has been unveiled in London in order for visitors to "understand Asian culture" better.The statue, unveiled Saturday, rises ... Read more...

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Google glasses offer email, video chat


April 5th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Google's techno-glasses offer emails, video chat and even directions over your view of the world.You can experience all these through a built-in screen in front of ... Read more...

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Australia wants review of bad light rule


December 3rd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Dec 3 (IANS) The Australian team wants a review of the bad light rule after early stumps were called in apparently reasonable conditions on the first two days of ... Read more...

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Boeing’s first 787 Dreamliner set to fly


August 8th, 2011 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 8 (IANS) The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the world's most advanced and fuel-efficient passenger jet whose delivery has been delayed six times since the 2008 deadline, is finally ... Read more...

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UFO spotted hovering over Wills-Kat wedding venue


April 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Looks like Prince William and fiancee Kate Middleton will have some unexpected guests at their royal wedding.A tourist has reportedly filmed a UFO hovering over Westminster Abbey ... Read more...

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Carey loves spending time in nursery


April 21st, 2011 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) Singer Mariah Carey loves to sit in the nursery built for her unborn twins and stare at the ceiling."Sometimes I just sit in the nursery and ... Read more...

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400,000 polluting cars to go off Beijing roads


April 20th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 20 (IANS) The government plans to remove by 2015 as many as 400,000 polluting cars from the roads of Beijing, a city that already has nearly 5 million ... Read more...

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Finally The Trailers Of Rio From 20th Century Fox Is Unveiled


January 29th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The first few minutes have a song and a dance sequence and the entire thing does look to be a bit exciting with all the 3D effect. Rio is a take ... Read more...

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World’s most advanced Dreamliner jet to roll out soon


January 14th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 14 (IANS) The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the world's most advanced and fuel-efficient passenger jet whose delivery has been delayed six times since the 2008 deadline, is likely to enter ... Read more...

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Asian Games close with China dominant as never before (Lead)


November 27th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 27 (IANS) The curtain rang down on the biggest ever Asian Games in a festive closing ceremony Saturday night as hosts China showed their overwhelming sporting prowess by sweeping 199 ... Read more...

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Why we like the hues we do


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): Why do you end up buying almost every shirt in blue? Or why does the iPod in silver look better to you than other colours? Scientists say that ... Read more...

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ICC has wherewithal to combat corruption, says ex-London police chief


September 11th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11(ANI): Former Metropolitan Police Commissioner Lord Stevens has backed the International Cricket Council (ICC) to stamp out corruption which has been plaguing the game of cricket.Stevens, who has headed a ... Read more...

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Anne Frank’s chestnut tree uprooted by heavy winds


August 24th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): A chestnut tree in Amsterdam that Jewish teenager Anne Frank wrote about in her World War II diary, got uprooted in high winds, said the museum dedicated to ... Read more...

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Meteorite lands on a cricket pitch during a match


July 27th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An unusual event took place during the course of a cricket match. Fifty-one year old Jan Marszel, and fifty-two year old Richard Haynes were so pleased to ... Read more...

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Four dead in Israeli military helicopter crash


July 27th, 2010 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
Bucharest, July 27 (DPA) At least four soldiers were killed when an Israeli military helicopter crashed in Romania during a training exercise, the ministry of defence in Bucharest confirmed late Monday. Seven soldiers ... Read more...

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Helicopter carrying six Israeli service members crashes in central Romania


July 26th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by BNO News
BUCHAREST, ROMANIA (BNO NEWS) -- A military helicopter belonging to the Israeli Army crashed on Monday afternoon in central Romania, local media reported. At least six Israeli soldiers and one Romanian soldier ... Read more...

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Meteorite lands on field during cricket match


July 26th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) A county cricket match in Britain had an unexpected visitor. A 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite hurtled down from the sky landing just inches away from the boundary ropes and ... Read more...

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When a meteorite struck cricket pitch in UK county match


July 26th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI):A meteorite crashed on a cricket pitch during a county match in the UK.Two spectators standing on the boundary spotted the meteorite hurtling down from the sky.Jan Marszel ... Read more...

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US Rocket Launch Mistaken As UFO In Australia!


June 6th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sydney, June 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited launch of the Falcon9 rocket was successful but it triggered UFO rumor in Australia.The Australians found a bright and spiraling light ... Read more...

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Emily West & Luke Bryan appear on the ‘Celebrity Apprentice’


April 20th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrity Apprentice recently showcased a special episode, in which Emily West and Luke Bryan made a special appearance. Tracy Adkins who was the first runner-up ... Read more...

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Emily West Appears In ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’


April 19th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that the Celebrity Apprentice, the quirky reality show that features celebrities trying to learn some tips from Donald Trump and professing their business ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Health snack meat crisp!


February 20th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 20 (ANI): A bizarre invention is being developed in a laboratory in North Yorkshire as a healthy alternative to a bag of fatty cheese and onion flavored crisps: the meat ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Naked Lady Gaga gets naughty with Kanye West


December 21st, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): Popstar Lady Gaga stripped naked for a sexy new photoshoot with rapper Kanye West.In the candid new photographs taken by acclaimed photographer David LaChapelle, GaGa, real name ... Read more...

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New York City Marathon 2009- A Grand Success


November 2nd, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov. 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York City Marathon that was held on Sunday, became a huge success as people from all quarters of life enthusiastically participated in it. The ... Read more...

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Preston Castle, the former Preston School of Industry


June 6th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by GD
Built in the late 1890s, the former Preston School of Industry looms lonely atop a hill. Locally known as the Preston Castle, the sandstone Romanesque Revival was then built as a reform ... Read more...

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Beijing reports best air quality in nine years


May 1st, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 1 (Xinhua) Residents here breathed in the least amount of pollutants in nine years in April, with a record 23 "blue sky days" and zero "hazardous days", an official said ... Read more...

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”Thinking outside the box” voted Britain’’s ”Most Despised Business Jargon”


November 28th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): "Thinking outside the box" is Britain''s most despised business jargon, reveals a new poll. According to a survey by YouGov, nearly half of the Britons (49 per ... Read more...

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ITVs new technology may make ads unavoidable


October 1st, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): With advertisers finding it increasingly difficult to capture the attention of consumers during programme breaks, ITV is developing a new technology that may address the issue.While watching ... Read more...

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Eureka! moments are created by distractions


October 1st, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 1 (ANI): Ever wondered, why a problem that remained unsolved despite hours of thought activity gets cracked within minutes of looking at it again after a break? Well, an ... Read more...

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Visiting the Taj Mahal is one of the ”Things Not To Do Before You Die”


September 17th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): The Taj Mahal may be one of the Seven Wonders of the World but a new hilarious new book suggests ''not to visit the place before dying'', ... Read more...

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UK hockey girls to wear red contact lenses to beat Beijing smog


July 30th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Female hockey players from Britain are to wear red contact lenses to beat the smog in Beijing during next month''s Olympics. The pollution is likely to be ... Read more...

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Costly tickets are making theatre elitist: Catherine Tate


July 10th, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 10 (ANI): Catherine Tate has broken her silence on expensive stunt casting and exclusive prices in the theatrical society.She questioned the casting of celebrities on their name ... Read more...

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How Brit political correctness went horribly wrong during brainstorming!


June 20th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): A local council in Britain has barred the use of the term brainstorming and replaced it with Thought Showers- after fearing that the phrase may offend epileptics ... Read more...

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Body clock can distinguish between different colours of light


June 7th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The human circadian system seems to have the ability to distinguish between different colours of light, say scientists.The circadian system is a term used for biological ... Read more...

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